Apply for Financial Support

How To Apply For Financial Support

Before submitting an application via our online application tool, please review the Grant Criteria section outlined in "What We Fund" to assess whether your organization fits within our guidelines.

Request a Financial Contribution (grants and/or charitable event sponsorships):
L Brands Foundation accepts grant requests three times per year. Grant applications must be submitted through the website during the following submission windows: 

  Application Available Due Date Decision Date
Cycle A Jan. 15 March 1 May 30
Cycle B May 15 July 1 Sept. 30
Cycle C Sept. 15 Nov. 1 Dec. 30


The L Brands Foundation has two online applications for financial support, one for support of operations or specific programs and the other for support of events. The events form has additional questions related to prior and current year attendance, funds raised and event expenses.

Click HERE to access the application forms for the L Brands Foundation through The Columbus Foundation’s GO! Grants Online system.

If your organization is not registered through GO! you will need to register as a new user.

Faxed, mailed or emailed requests will not be considered. Please do not phone for status of your request. If you have any questions, please send them to LBrandsFoundation@ColumbusFoundation.org.