- The minimum amount to apply for is $10,000.
- Organizations interested in grants of less than $5,000 should apply through the Local Giving Program.
- There is no guarantee of funding.
- Walmart and the Walmart Foundation reserve the right to modify the Northwest Arkansas Giving Program’s guidelines, submission deadlines and notification dates without prior notice.
o exceed 25% of the organization’s annual operating budget for the most recent fiscal year
o plan to use funds that will be managed or used outside Benton or Washington Counties in Northwest Arkansas
o include a request to fund personnel expenses of more than 50% for any single program-related position
- Advocacy groups
- Athletic teams, events or programs
- Individual educational institutions for regular instructional programs
- Individuals (requests made solely for the benefit of one person or family)
- Faith-based organizations for religious purposes
- Supporting organizations
- Organizations or projects outside of Northwest Arkansas (Benton and Washington Counties)
The application deadline is 11:59 p.m. CST on December 1, 2015.