Named for the late publisher of The Washington Post and president of The Washington Post Company (now Graham Holdings Company), the Philip L. Graham Fund devotes its resources to the betterment of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area and the field of journalism.  The Fund awards several million dollars in grants annually to groups providing educational, social, community enrichment, and arts programs and services to communities in and around Washington, D.C.  The Fund also supports efforts to foster improvements nationally in the field of journalism.

To Note

The next letter of inquiry deadline is December 2, 2014. Visit our How to Apply section for additional information.

Giving Footprint

The Philip L. Graham Fund awards grants to organizations located in and primarily serving fifteen local jurisdictions. Learn more »

Recently Awarded

The Patricia M. Sitar Center for the Arts

To help reduce mortgage debt and redirect resources to help young people from low-income households develop artistic, social and life skills

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