Working with GE Foundation

GE Foundation works with hundreds of nonprofit organizations worldwide that share our passion to make a difference.

This section is intended for organizations that have been invited by GE Foundation to submit a proposal, and those that have received funding and are currently working on a GE Foundation grant.

If you have not received an invitation to submit a proposal or are not currently receiving funding, please explore GE Foundation eligibility requirements. GE Foundation does not encourage unsolicited proposals.

Grantee Requirements

Impact Report

Impact reports must be submitted via the online grant system of GE Foundation. Grantees will be notified by e-mail when impact reports are available and due.

Publicity

When publicizing the grant in press releases or other print materials, or if using the GE Foundation logo, follow the Communications & Media Guidelines.

Budget Changes

Increases or decreases of more than 15% in any single budget line require program manager approval. E-mail a request to your program manager, describing the following:

  • The budget line that needs to be increased and by how much
  • The planned use and rationale for those additional funds
  • The line from which the funds would be transferred
  • The impact on the activities originally supported by the line to be reduced
  • Any specific addressee to whom approval needs to be sent and the format required (e-mail, hard copy, etc.)

Grant Extensions

If you require an extension of your grant period, e-mail a request to your program manager, including the following:

  • The amount of funds that will remain at end of original grant period
  • The reason funds were not expended by the original end date
  • The budget and activities to which carryover will be applied
  • The requested new end date
  • Any specific addressee to whom approval needs to be sent and the format required (e-mail, hard copy, etc.)