American Electric Power Foundation Grants
American Electric Power Foundation
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Choose the appropriate AEP Operating Company contact from
American Electric Power (AEP) Foundation Grants offer
funding to organizations and projects in areas in which
the company operates.
The foundation's focus areas include:
- Improving lives through education from early
childhood through higher education
- Providing basic human services in the areas of
hunger, housing, health, and safety
- Delivering positive social and racial justice outcomes by embracing change and equity for people of color
- Protecting the environment
- Enriching the quality of life in our communities
through art, music, and cultural heritage
Eligible applicants must be located within the
AEP service territory, or be national or regional in
scope. Eligible organization types include:
- 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
- State or political subdivisions
- Government-owned or operated colleges or universities
- Exempt operating foundations
Available in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.
Amount of funding
While no amount is specified, the Foundation generally
considers requests of not less than $15,000, and
multi-year requests are accepted. Past grants have been
awarded in amounts of up to $500,000.
Requests are accepted throughout the year for
consideration at regular meetings of the American
Electric Power Foundation board of directors.
Contact the appropriate AEP Operating Company listed on
website to discuss the project and request access to
the online application.
Children and youth · Environmental health · Food security and nutrition · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Racial and ethnic groups · Schools · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Arkansas · Indiana · Kentucky · Louisiana · Michigan · Ohio · Oklahoma · Tennessee · Texas · Virginia · West Virginia
For complete information about funding programs, including your
application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided
for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes
or monitor application status.