Agency Innovation Grants

Do you have an innovative idea that could make a significant difference for our community? Have you given this idea some thought? Some research? Tulsa Area United Way is eager to learn about your idea/project. Funds, available per project, fall in the range of $30,000 to $100,000. To get started, click on the link and complete the one-page Information sheet.



  • Innovative idea that has social impact – does not exist in your county
  • Project falls within the categories of education, health/safety and/or financial stability
  • Recipient is a 501(c)3 nonprofit located within the six county service area of TAUW (Tulsa, Creek, Okmulgee, Osage, Rogers & Wagoner Counties)
  • 2017 grant range is $30,000 - $100,000
  • Other funders will be invited to hear your Pitch


  • Submit the Information Page: due September 22, 2016
  • If invited, attend Pitch Night on Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at the United Way office, 1430 S. Boulder
  • Pitch must be no more than ten minutes with an additional ten minutes Q&A period from a panel of five judges
  • Funding will be for January through December 2017
  • Submit a Progress Report upon completion of the project 

                    Call:    Cindy Longacre at 918-295-6696


TULSA AREA UNITED WAY   |   1430 S. BOULDER, TULSA, OK 74119   |   918.583.7171   | TAUW@TAUW.ORG 
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