Building Foundation Grants

To help fulfill its mission to promote the long-term growth and well-being of the New York City building industry and the wider community, the Building Foundation issues grants to non-profit organization involved with, or relationg to, the design, construction and real estate industry in New York City and engaged in activities for the benefit and welfare of the industry and/or residents of New York State.

The Foundation accepts grant applications twice during each calendar year. The spring submission period is typically March 1 – May 31, and the fall period is typically August 1 – October 31. The Board will select grants at its next scheduled meeting following these time periods.

If interested in applying for a Building Foundation grant, please first review our Grant Request Guide to see if your organization meets our eligibility requirements. To apply for a grant, please see the Grant Proposal Format.

For questions or more information, please contact Alanna Draudt, Director - Foundation and Events, at 212-481-9099 or



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