FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the application fee? 

Our grant application fee is $30.

When is the application deadline?

Our application window opens 25 January 2021 and closes 25 March 2021

How many grants will be awarded?

The number of grants will vary based on the availability of funds.  

 

When will grants be awarded?

National Infertility Awareness Week.

 

How will grant money be distributed?

Grant money will be directly distributed to the clinic or servicing agency.

 

Can grant money be used to pay for previous fertility treatment, adoption, and surrogacy costs?

No, grant money may only be used for subsequent infertility associated costs.   

 

Can applicants apply more than once?

Individuals are invited to apply up to one time per year.

 

How long does the grant recipient have to use the grant money?

All grant monies must be used within twelve months from the date awarded.  Remaining funds after the twelfth month will be deposited back into the foundation’s grant pool.  

 

What is medically diagnosed infertility?

Medical infertility refers to the inability of a sexually active, non-contracepting couple to achieve pregnancy after 12 or more months due to complications with either partner’s reproductive system. Applicants must provide proof of diagnosis from a certified physician.

Where can I find the Medical Infertility Diagnosis form? 

 

The form can be found on our grant application page of the website.

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