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Giving to Adelphi


Grant Application for Adelphi’s Women’s Giving Circle

The Women’s Giving Circle has voted to allocate their funding to the Student Emergency Support Fund and will not be accepting applications at this time. Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to resuming the Grant Application process next year.

The Women’s Giving Circle invites applications for support from members of the Adelphi community, including individuals representing University divisions and departments, to help fund special projects that will assist in furthering the success of Adelphi students.


  • Deans and Executive Leadership
  • Full and Part-time Faculty
  • Administrative Staff

Requests for capital improvements, salary increases or direct fundraising for non-profits other than Adelphi University will not be considered.


  • The Circle will accept grant applications between February 17, 2020 and 5:00 p.m. (Eastern) on March 30, 2020.
  • Grant awards will be voted on at the Annual Grant Meeting on April 16, 2020.

Award Amounts

  • The number of grants and amounts awarded will be dependent on total dollars raised by the Circle.

Process and Review

  • Applications will be reviewed by an internal review committee consisting of staff within the Offices of the Provost and University Advancement, who will evaluate the proposals and confirm eligibility.
  • Only eligible applications will be made available for review to Giving Circle Members.
  • Voting by the Giving Circle Members will occur at the Annual Grant Meeting on April 16, 2020.
  • Award recipients will be notified by April 24, 2020.

Please visit our Projects Supported page for examples of projects that have been funded in the past. They are listed by year awarded.


For further information, please contact:

Adelphi University's Women's Giving CircleErin Gayron
p - 516.877.3475
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