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Jigsaw JunctionTo request a current official grant application, please contact us at (701)-662-5547 or download our Application Package.

Deadlines: Applications must be received in our office by 4:30 pm on the last business day of May and last business day of November.

Who is eligible: Nonprofit organizations that are exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and are located in the Devils Lake Area. Funds must be used within six months.

Programs: DLAF funds educational, scientific, musical, art, historical, and human services programs.





What kinds of programs does DLAF fund?

Concrete items such as:

  • Elks Band ShellEducational/teaching material such as books and videos
  • Equipment for above programs (computers, stoves, fridges, shelves, daycare learning toys, etc)
  • Music - instruments, stands, chairs
  • Building improvements that will be completed in 6 months

Required Attachments:

  • All pertinent information must be on current official application form
  • IRS determination letter showing your 501(c)(3) status
  • Authorization from organization (e.g. Board of Directors, President)







Who is not eligible for Foundation Support?

  • Organizations that have not submitted proof of use form from previous DLAF grants
  • Organizations not otherwise self-supporting
  • Benefiting private shareholder or individualsFort Totten Little Theatre
  • To fund propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation
  • Organizations participating in or intervening any political campaign on behalf of or in opposition to any candidate for public office

What kind of programs are not supported by DLAF funds?

  • Operational Expenses including wages, guest speakers
  • Start up programs/costs
  • Travel expenses
  • Uniforms/costumes/t-shirts
  • Scholarships payable to individuals
    Tablets/laptops for individual use off site
  • Projects exceeding 6 months to complete

Contact us at:

Devils Lake Area Foundation
PO Box 160
Devils Lake , ND 58301-0160
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