Amcor Foundation Grants Program

Amcor and Bemis combine to create global consumer-packaging leader

On 11 June, Amcor completed its acquisition of Bemis, forming a company with One GREAT Future – unmatched talent and safety, comprehensive reach and scale, industry-best operations and innovation, and a strong commitment to responsible packaging and sustainability. Find out more.

You may continue to use the link below to apply for grants.


Amcor Foundation Grants Program

Community Support Grants

2020 Funding Schedule

Organizations should apply using the schedule below based upon organization, not program request. Deadlines below only apply to Community Support Grants Program.

Applicants for Small Grants That Enrich Communities Program, may apply for grants $1,000 and below at any time.
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Fighting Hunger & Homelessness
Supporting Disaster Relief

Applications for 2020 ENCOURAGE grants
DUE 12/19/2019
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Expanding STEM Education
Building Life Skills
Improving Health & Wellness

Applications for 2020 EMPOWER grants
DUE 3/19/2020
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Promoting Arts & Culture
Funding Amcor Scholarships

Applications for 2020 ELEVATE grants
DUE 6/18/2020

To apply, organizations must be 501(c)(3) IRS designated, or an accredited, non-profit educational institution serving AFNA (Amcor Flexibles North America) facility communities in the U.S.

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Small Grants Program

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Small Grants That Enrich Communities Program

Youth Sports/Clubs
School Booster Clubs/School Events
Community Events/Festivals (not fundraisers)
Community Theater/Chorus/Dance
Conservation Organizations
Education Enrichment Programs for students in grades K-12
Historical Societies
Animal Welfare Organizations

  • There are no deadlines for this grant program
  • We do not accept applications for Fundraising Sponsorships
  • Grants made through this program are for donations of $1,000 and below
  • Organizations must be 501c3 IRS designated, or an accredited, non-profit educational institution
  • You will be notified within four weeks of applying concerning your request status
Apply Here for Community Enrichment Grants

Community Support Grants Program


Community Support Grants Program

Non-profit Organization Programs
Non-profit Organization Operating Support
Capital Campaigns
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) Programs

  • We do not accept applications from or for the following: Individuals; Hospitals; Political Organizations/Campaigns/Candidates; Religious Organizations that only serve the faith-community; Fundraising Sponsorships; Organizations that are not IRS designated 501c3 or an accredited, non-profit educational institution; We do not accept unsolicited grant proposals
  • Review the three pillar cycles of ENCOURAGE, EMPOWER, and ELEVATE to determine best fit; each cycle’s sub-categories are outlined on the funding schedule.
  • Grants made through this program are for donations greater than $1,000, and will be reviewed and decided on at each cycle’s quarterly meeting
  • Notification of application status will be made following the end of each quarter
  • The ELEVATE cycle is our final funding program of the year; we do not fund requests during the 4th quarter
A detailed email of inquiry is required before you apply; please send your request to Kim Wetzel, Director Consultant.

Apply Here for Community Support Grants

Questions? Get in Touch!

Contact the Amcor Foundation:
Kim Wetzel, Foundation Director - Grants and Other Requests
Carol Bredesen, Community Relations Coordinator - Volunteerism