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Apply For Grants

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program has several grant categories from which non-profits can select when requesting funds. Below are the categories available. Please use these descriptions as a guide to selecting the appropriate application.

2019 General Giving

Historically known as quarterly giving, this category is primarily focused on sponsorships and smaller program requests. This application is available four times a year. The CSR team recommends applying for funding 90-120 days in advance of the event date or program start.

Fourth Quarter
  • Application Open: August 5
  • Application Closed: September 9
  • Grants Awarded: Early October

Active Event Grants

Applications for 2019 Active Event grants have closed. Please stay tuned for the 2020 application dates.


Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska utilizes CyberGrants as our grants management platform. This dynamic, cloud-based solution gives grantees access to a dedicated support center and an advanced, user-friendly application that focuses questions based on proposal type. 

Take the eligibility quiz

New to our system, or need a refresher on how to apply? Watch our application walk-through.