Welcome to the GARNEAU-NICON Family Foundation

We are a charitable family foundation assuring opportunity and encouraging excellence for the people of the greater puget sound area


Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Can I apply for more than $50,000?

          No, the maximum that you can apply for is $50,000.00.

  1. I applied in the previous cycle and was denied. Can I apply for a grant the next cycle?

          Yes, you may apply for a grant in the next cycle.

  1. I was awarded in the previous funding cycle can I apply in the next cycle?

“No funding will be awarded to the same organization in consecutive funding cycles.”   

  1. What are capital improvements?

         Capital improvements are considered general building improvements i.e. roof, walls, windows, plumbing, electrical, and certain types of equipment (heat pump).

  1. What are some examples of your individual grant funding?

         Generally we fund for post graduate and specialized training. We do not give Individual grants for Primary or High School tuition.