The Tournament of Roses Foundation is accepting applications from non-profit agencies and organization in Alhambra, Altadena, Arcadia, La Canada FLintridge, Monrovia, Pasadena, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, and South Pasadena. Grants will be considered in the categories of performing and visual arts, sports and recreation, and volunteer motivation and leadership development.
Submissions are due at 5 p.m. on January 27, 2011.
The grant awards in 2010 totaled $100,375 and ranged from $1,957 to $8,400 per organization, foundation. The average grant award was $5,018.
Visit the foundation's "Online Data Manager" at www.ctkodm.com/ptrf/ for the application and instructions on the application process. Applicants can learn about grant procedures, special stipulations and a detailed list of frequently asked questions on the foundation's website at www.tournamentofroses.com/aboutus/foundation.asp.
The applications will be reviewed by the foundation's board of directions, and the 2011 finalists will be selected and notified in late February.
All finalists will be asked to submit required background material to the foundation by March 14. The board of directors will make final grant selections at the annual spring meeting and those selected will be notified in April.