Application FAQs

  • Who can apply for grants?
    • Individuals in the land title industry may apply for grants on behalf of 501(c)(3) organizations they support.
  • Do I need to be an ALTA member to be eligible for AGDF grants?
    • No, you do not need to be an ALTA member to apply. But you should work in the land title industry.
  • What organizations are eligible for grants?
    • Recognized 501(c)(3)s are eligible for grants. The organization’s mission must align with that of the ALTA Good Deeds Foundation. We encourage organizations to be:
      • Nonpolitical
      • Nonpartisan
      • Secular
      • Focused on benefitting the local community
      • Focused on housing issues
  • After I submit my application, what are the next steps?
    • After the application window closes, the ALTA Good Deeds Foundation will review all applications.
    • Applicants will be notified of decisions about 6-8 weeks after the application window closes.
  • Will I hear back even if my organization is not chosen for a grant?
    • Yes.
  • When should I expect to hear back?
    • Applicants will be notified of decisions about 6-8 weeks after the application window closes.
  • Can I verify that my application was received?
    • After submitting your application, you will receive a confirmation email to the email address provided in the “Your Contact Information” section.
  • Can I edit my application once I have submitted it?
    • The application cannot be edited after it is submitted. There is no way to save a partial entry, so it is important to gather the required information before you begin.
  • How many times can I apply?
    • We ask that you limit yourself to one submission per application window.
    • If you did not receive a grant, you may resubmit the same organization in future application windows.
    • If you received a grant, you may submit other applications in future application windows.
  • How many grants will be given out annually?
    • There will be two application windows per year with deadlines of January 31 and July 31.
    • The number of grants awarded each year will vary.