Eligible organizations include public agencies and nonprofit organizations with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or as an instrumentality of a federal, state or local government as provided by Section 170(c)1 of the Code (or the equivalent). Organizations must be based in one of TI’s major site communities, or provide services within those regions. Within the critical community needs focus area, priority will be given to programs with opportunities for TI employee and TI retiree involvement.
The majority of TI grants are made by invitation or are in conjunction with ongoing partnerships. While TI generally does not consider unsolicited proposals, the company does want to learn about innovative programs aligned with its priorities. Eligible organizations with programs that meet TI’s giving priorities and guidelines listed above can submit a grant application here.