Abbott Fund is not currently accepting unsolicited grant applications.
However, at certain times we do accept unsolicited applications for grants relating to community health and well-being, science education and community outreach. Future opportunities will be posted on this website.
During periods when the Abbott Fund is accepting unsolicited grant applications as specified above, requests must be made online. The following summary describes the types of unsolicited funding requests we will consider and the steps that applicants should take.
The Abbott Fund does not accept unsolicited grant applications for projects outside the United States. We may evaluate community health care projects in selected U.S. locations.
Complete and submit the Abbott Fund online grant application, posted here when available. It should include your organization’s Federal Tax ID. Please note: You will need to successfully complete an online eligibility screening in order to gain access to our online application form.
Before applying for a grant, please read Our Projects on this website to gain understanding of the types of organizations and programs with which the Abbott Fund partners.
At times when the Abbott Fund is accepting unsolicited grant applications, as noted above, we will acknowledge receipt of your online application via email. We will notify you of our decision on your funding request within six to eight weeks.