Application Requirements and Documentation

Once invited to apply, an eligible applicant will complete the online application, attach all required documentation, and submit the proposal package to WFF for review. 

  1. Signature Form
  2. Management Team Resumes/Job Descriptions
  3. Governing Board Resumes
  4. School Business Plan
  5. Financial Template
  6. Charter Status Documentation
  7. 501(c)(3) Documentation
  8. School By-Laws and Conflict of Interest Statement
  9. Education/Charter Management Contract
  10. School Performance Outcomes
  11. School Audit
  12. Signed Union Contract
  13. Facility Contract
  14. Human Resources Documentation
  15. CMO/Parent Organization Documentation (CMO Business Plan, Network Operating Budget, CMO Audit)
  16. Other Documentation as Necessary

Note: Current grantees must be up-to-date on expenditure reporting in order to apply for funding.


If approved for funding, the grantee must provide the following documents to the Walton Family Foundation.

  1. Report summarizing grant-related expenditures, as required by IRS; and
  2. Proof of charter approval from an authorizer (for pre-authorization grantees only).


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