OCF Giving Explorer

OCF Grants & Scholarships 2017

In 2017, OCF awarded $118 million in grants and scholarships to 2200 nonprofits throughout the state of Oregon. These investments reflect donor interests and community priorities – all with a single goal: connect the power of philanthropy with the individuals and organizations leading the way to create a vibrant future for the state. 

OCF’s Giving Explorer offers a glimpse of this giving at work.  You can search in multiple ways:

  • Browse grants and scholarships by organization.
  • Explore grants and scholarships by topic, subtopic or county.
  • Click here for more tips on how to use the Giving Explorer.

For additional information about grant awards, please visit the specific grant program pages. . If you are interested in applying for a grant, please visit our grants page. To apply for a scholarship, please visit our scholarships page

Tips for Using the OCF Giving Explorer

Filtering Data

In the grants and scholarships overview, click on a topic, county or subtopic to show just the data in that category.

You can also use the Search by Grant Type drop-down menu to show:

  • Grants awarded through an application process: some grants have an open application process. Learn more about our Grant Programs.
  • Grants awarded without an application process: many grants are made by a recommendation from an advised fund donor and do not have an open application process.
  • Scholarships

Please note that application deadlines and requirements vary by year and program. Please see individual program pages for more information.

In the grants list, use the drop-down menus to filter.

To remove all filters, click reset at the bottom of the dashboard.

Downloading Data

To download all data, click here.

To download a filtered set of data:

  1. Use the charts and drop-down menus to select the data you would like to see.
  2. Click Download at the bottom of the dashboard and select Data.
  3. In the pop-up window, select the Full data tab, check the Show All Columns box, and click Download all rows as a text file.


Email questions to Caitlin Ruffenach, Senior Research Officer, at cruffenach@oregoncf.org.

Other Recent Grant Recipients

The lists below are not reflected in the dashboard above and may not include all grant programs. For additional information about grant awards, please visit the specific grant program pages.


All Grants and Scholarships


All Grants and Scholarships


All Grants and Scholarships