Our Maritime Focus centers on the promotion of knowledge of the oceans, and strengthening maritime safety and security for the betterment of all.
We support projects and programs that:
- Increase access to, and enhance quality of, maritime education and employment
- Use maritime activities to benefit disadvantaged populations
- Broaden and disseminate knowledge of the maritime world*
- Improve health, safety, and welfare of seafarers
Two Current Maritime-related Requests for Proposals:
Maritime Conference Initiative
Learn more on the Maritime Conferences page…
Youth Sailing 2017 RFP
The TK Foundation is looking for youth sailing programs that motivate disadvantaged youth through a combination of program criteria which aims to:
- Offer an ongoing educational experience
Programmatic elements may include: Instruction, mentoring, and educational field trips
- Promote responsibility
Programmatic elements may include: Internships, or other types of work-related, hands-on experience
- Promote leadership skills
Programmatic elements may include: Volunteer opportunities, peer mentorship, or advocacy
The TK Youth Sailing grant program expects to make approximately $200,000 in grants, in sizes ranging from $4,000 to $10,000. Please download our complete RFP guidelines document (MS Word), which provides a review of the program’s goals and specific instructions for submitting a full proposal.
Proposals are due February 15, 2017.
Please contact Austin Muckenthaler firstname.lastname@example.org with your intent to apply so they know to be expecting your proposal.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Austin at 949-553-4202 x248 or email@example.com.
Past Maritime-related Request for Proposals:
Youth Sailing 2016 RFP
The application period for The TK Foundation Youth Sailing RFP closed in February 2016. If you have any questions about the 2016 Youth Sailing grants or RFP process, you can download our complete RFP guidelines document (MS Word), or contact Julie Pera at firstname.lastname@example.org or (949) 553-4202 ext. 37. Please watch this space for information on future Youth Sailing RFPs.