The Interactive Intelligence Foundation grant application submission period is currently closed. The next submission opportunity will be for the 2018 -2019 funding period and is scheduled for November 2017.

We appreciate and welcome all applications that fit within the Foundation’s mission of providing life enhancing improvements for disadvantaged and at- risk youth.

While more specific information will be required during the next application period, the  basic criteria for consideration is listed below:

  1. How well your organization’s project aligns with the mission of the foundation, which is to utilize available resources and funding to foster life improvements for at-risk youth.
  2. Heavier weight is given to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) projects, as well as those projects with a specific start/stop time and measurable outcomes.
  3. The Interactive Intelligence Foundation does not fund administrative or overhead costs, all money received from the Foundation should be appropriated to the specific project that funds were requested for.
  4. The demographics of age groups served by the organization should be 0 – 18 years of age.

Typical grant awards range from $5,000 to $20,000 USD per organization.

For any questions relating to the Foundation grant process, please contact us at