Applications must be submitted online ONLY!
Applications must include a current 501(c)3 status letter and a list of the organization's officers and directors with their affiliations. An audited financial report and an annual report may be included, as well as any other relevant paperwork.
Deadlines for submitting an application are:
Ohio (Lorain County) - February 15, May 15, August 15 and November 15
Georgia - August 15, May 15 and November 15
California - February 15 and May 15
Rhode Island - August 15
New Jersey - August 15
Wisconsin - November 15
Pennsylvania/Ohio (Lawrence County, PA and Mahoning County, OH) - February 15
Virginia - February 15
Colorado - May 15
It is suggested that organizations contact the Foundation staff member who represents their geographic area before submitting an application to determine if the grant request falls within the Foundation's priorities.
How Funds Are Allocated
The Foundation board of directors determines how funds are allocated based on written grant applications submitted by the applicants. The directors meet four times a year -- usually in February, April, July and October -- to allocate funds.
Ohio (Lorain County)
Cecilia H. Render, Nordson Corporation Foundation Executive Director
Joan Szczepanik, Associate Program Officer
Kathy Ladiner, Grants Manager / Matching Gifts Coordinator
The Nordson Corporation Foundation
28601 Clemens Road
Westlake, Ohio 44145
Ohio (Mahoning County)
8469 Southern Boulevard
Youngstown, Ohio 44512
Georgia (Gwinnett, Dawson, and Emanuel Counties)
11475 Lakefield Drive
Duluth, Georgia 30097
California (North San Diego County)
Nordson ASYMTEK - Nordson MARCH - Nordson YESTECH
2747 Loker Avenue West
Carlsbad, California 92008-6603
Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts
Nordson EFD - Rhode Island
40 Catamore Blvd.
E. Providence, Rhode Island 02914-1378
New Jersey (Mercer County)
8 Applegate Drive
Robbinsville, New Jersey 08691
Pennsylvania (Lawrence County)
1399 County Line Road
New Castle, Pennsylvania 16107
Wisconsin (Chippewa County)
911 Kurth Road
Chippewa Fall, Wisconsin 54729
You must apply using our online application. Nordson does not accept paper applications. Please find the Logic Model below to use while completing your Final Report.
Click here to go to the secure online application form.