Connections

Building Stronger Communities Around the World

Our application is currently closed. Please check back November 2020.

At TE Connectivity, our goal is to have a meaningful impact in the communities where we live and work. Organizations may request funding from TE Connectivity. The first step is completing our online community support application. Please see more information below about our applications timeline, criteria and requirements. 

$5M+

million donated globally in FY2019

38K+

volunteer hours by employees FY2019

100+

communities supported around the world

Timeline

Our grant system is now closed. Our next grant cycle will open in fall 2020. The exception is applications for FIRST support (please see below). Applications are reviewed on local council timelines which vary by location. TE Connectivity cannot gurantee a timeline for award decisions. Please note: our application only applies to funding from TE Connectivity Corporation. The TE Connectivity Foundation does not accept applications.

Criteria

Applicants must be a registered nonprofit, charitable organization, educational institution or jurisdiction equivalent and be able to provide documentation. TE evaluates proposals based on the following criteria, among other factors. Please also visit the links below to learn more about our community giving program.

  • Alignment with TE Connectivity purpose and values
  • Alignment with community giving focus areas of 1) education and technology or 2) health and human services
  • Opportunities for employee engagement
  • Proximity to a TE facility

 

Application Requirements

Applicants should review TE's different programs and apply to the most appropriate one (please see "How To Apply" section above). Applicants should also be prepared to provide:

  • Contact information for an individual who works at your organization (preferably the individual in charge of fundraising)
  • General information on your organization (mission, reach, impact, major donors)
  • A description of how this grant would support your organization
  • Information on any TE employees affiliated with your organization and funding your organizations has received from TE in the past (if applicable)
  • A copy of your organization’s 501c3 verification letter and W9 (for United States organizations), or your country’s equivalent nonprofit registration documentation (for organizations outside of the United States)

Questions?

TECorporateResponsibility@te.com