Tucker Foundation Grant Program

The Tucker Foundation

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Next deadline: Apr 15, 2021

Later deadlines: Oct 15, 2021

Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Fields of work: Youth Services Education - Higher Education Academic Scholarship Programs Art Education Land/Habitat Conservation Education - K through 12

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Project / Program, Capital Project

Location of project: Counties in Tennessee: Bradley County, Hamilton County, Counties in Wyoming: Johnson County, Sheridan County

Location of residency: Counties in Tennessee: Bradley County, Hamilton County, Counties in Wyoming: Johnson County, Sheridan County

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About this funder:



The primary objective of the Tucker Foundation is to provide financial support to non-profit organizations to produce in young people the character and skills required to live a productive and happy life, along with organizations that conserve essential elements of our natural environment forever.

Geographic Concentration

  • Chattanooga/Hamilton County MSA, Tennessee
  • Cleveland/Bradley County MSA, Tennessee
  • Sheridan County and Johnson County, Wyoming

Focus Areas


  • Principally Scholarships
  • Capital Projects of Special Interest
  • General Support of Schools and Colleges

Environmental Conservation

  • Principally for acquisition of land or strict conservation easements committed to perpetual preservation.
  • General Support /Operating Activities
  • Other Land Conservation Methods

Arts and Cultural Organizations and Activities

  • Educational Programs

Human and Social Improvement Activities

  • Only Community-wide Activities

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Nonprofit organizations with IRS 501(c)3 status. 


  • The Tucker Foundation DOES NOT Fund: 
    • Political or lobbying activities
    • Churches and purely religious activities
    • Start-ups
    • Institutional survival or reorganizations
    • Normally, any areas of interest not covered in our areas of concentration
    • Requests from Individuals
    • Organizations without IRS 501(c)3 status
    • Marketing and public relations activities
    • Sponsorships
    • Requests containing any benefit to family members, trustees, and officers  of the Foundation


This page was last reviewed October 16, 2020 and last updated October 16, 2020