Cover sheets request all or part of the following information:
Name of organization
Name of contact person
Brief summary of project
Signature of board chair
Federal tax ID and/or other special identity number
Signatures of CEO/executive director
Address of organization
Telephone, fax, and e-mail
Type of organization
Category of grant
Most of the information requested can be prepared in advance. You might want to fill out those portions of the form weeks before you have to submit the package. Following is a sample cover sheet for a foundation grant.
Grant Application (please type or print)
Organizations requesting XYZ Foundation funds must submit a Treasury letter certifying 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.