Thanks for visiting The Miami Foundation's submission portal.  From here you can submit applications and reports for select Foundation grant programs.

A collaborative of local and national funders have launched Miami-Dade Counts 2020, an outreach campaign to support census participation. Miami-Dade Counts 2020 is interested in funding efforts in Miami-Dade County to encourage full participation in the 2020 Census. 

Miami-Dade Counts 2020 

Funders include the Census Equity Fund, The Children's Trust, Health Foundation of South Florida, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, The Miami Foundation, State Voices, and the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation

Partners include the Allegany Franciscan Ministries, the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties, FIU Metropolitan Center, Radical Partners, the United Way of Miami-Dade.

Grants will be awarded to nonprofit and governmental organizations in Miami-Dade County with thoughtful, culturally sensitive, innovative strategies for reaching communities that have historically low rates of participation in the Census. 

The collaborative will offer grants to community-based organizations working in the targeted communities to do any of, but not limited to, the following. 

  • Convene Community Complete Count groups
  • Provide for organizational capacity to support Census 2020 work
  • Support collaborations between local community groups to engage in outreach
  • Establish community sites to provide information and assistance
  • Organize events to promote participation
  • Conduct targeted communications efforts
  • Secure support of elected officials and municipalities

To learn more and to download the full program guidelines please visit:

 Thank you for your interest in NewsMatch 2019. Nonprofit news organizations who are actively publishing, full members in good standing of the Institute for Nonprofit News (INN) are invited to apply. The deadline to apply is 11:59pm ET on August 1, 2019. Applications will be approved on a rolling basis.

For more details regarding eligibility and the application process please see the Nonprofit FAQ on For questions about completing this form please contact Lindsey Linzer at

Core support for NewsMatch 2019 is generously provided by Democracy Fund, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, the Jonathan Logan Family Foundation, Dirk and Natasha Ziff Family Foundation, and Present Progressive Fund at Schwab Charitable. 

Welcome to the Foundation’s platform for submitting grant reports. If you are a grant recipient for any of the following programs, this is where you will submit your narrative and financial report as detailed in your grant agreement:

  • Animal Welfare and Animal-Assisted Program
  • Civic Leadership
  • Community Grants
  • Hurricane Relief and Recovery Funds 
  • LGBTQ Community Fund
  • Special Allocations Funds
  • State Attorney’s Denise Moon Memorial Fund
  • State Attorney’s Fund for a Safer and Healthier Community

For reporting guidelines visit the Grant Reports page on our website. Click on the Reporting Guidelines link for more information. It is recommended that you type out your responses on a Word Processor before this form since there are word limits. Once the narrative portion of your report is complete, click on the Grant Programs Financial Report Form link which you will upload as an attachment.

If you have questions about your grant please contact the director of programs and grants administration, Lindsey Linzer at      

Please use this form to submit your grant report to The Miami Foundation.  Copies of our reporting templates and guidelines can be found on our website at

This form should be used if you received a grant for a Knight Foundation or other private foundation related program.  i.e. - Knight Arts Challenge, Journalism 360, Knight Endowment Funds and Artificial Intelligence Fund.

If you have questions about your grant please contact the director of programs and grants administration, Lindsey Linzer at   

This form should be used to submit payment requests to The Miami Foundation. Requests including supporting documentation must be received by Friday at 5:00 pm EST for payment by the end of the following week.  

The Foundation is moving towards issuing all payments by ACH Electronic Funds Transfer. We are requesting that you provide your ACH information using this secure form.  While we will still allow payment via check we will be transitioning away from payment via check soon.

Please click here to see our full payment request guidelines.

If you have any questions, please contact

This form is for current Ortega Foundation and/or Give Kids A Chance scholarship recipients to re-apply for funding. 


Please complete all questions below, paying careful attention to the fields that pertain to your scholarship award. Required attachments include:

  • copy of your unofficial transcript
  • copy of your full-time class schedule (12 credits or more; unless you are graduating and don't need full-time credits)
  • 1-page letter addressed to the donor detailing how the award has helped you reach your academic goals (Ortega Foundation recipients only)

These attachments will be used to confirm your eligibility to renew. Please refer to individual guidelines and renewal criteria here. Contact Alex Rosales, Senior Programs Assistant at with questions.

This form is for current Foundation grantees to submit their signed grant agreement, revised project budget and payment information.

The Foundation is moving towards issuing all payments by ACH Electronic Funds Transfer. We are requesting that you provide your ACH information using this secure form. 

If you are a grantee for multiple grant programs you can submit this form more than once.

If it is absoutely necessary that your organization receive payment via check or if you have any questions please contact Alex Rosales, senior programs assistant at 305-357-2094 or e-mail at

Congratulations on your award from the The Jorge M. Pérez Family Foundation. Use this online form to submit your grant reports by the dates stated in your grant agreement.

You should base your reporting on the Grant Objectives and Budget your organization submitted in July 2018, in which you defined your objectives for implementation and results.

If you have questions about your grant please contact the Senior Vice President for Programs and Grants Administration, Charisse Grant, at

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