Duke Energy Foundation

The Duke Energy Foundation is committed to making strategic investments to build powerful communities where nature and wildlife thrive, students can excel and a talented workforce drives economic prosperity for all.

It focuses investments on strategic areas where it can make an impact on its communities.

  • K-12 EducationNov. 15 – Jan. 31
    These grants support programs that prevent summer reading loss while also advancing energy, engineering and environmental education.LEARN MORE
  • WorkforceFeb. 1 – April 30
    Through these grants, the Duke Energy Foundation is investing in workforce education and training programs that address the most pressing skill gaps and prepare future workers to develop innovative solutions for the energy industry’s most pressing challenges.LEARN MORE
  • NatureMay 1 – July 31
    These grants support programs that work to protect and restore the wildlife and natural resources that communities depend on.LEARN MORE
  • State Strategic ImpactThese grants respond to the unique needs of each of the states in which Duke Energy operates to maximize impact for communities.LEARN MORE
  • Local ImpactYear round
    These are grants $10,000 and under that address one of Duke Energy’s designated strategic initiatives and Power for Students.LEARN MORE
  • Community InitiativesThese local contributions support a variety of programs that boost the health and vitality of the communities Duke Energy serves.

Current opportunities from this funder:

No current opportunities found.

Funder address

550 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202, USA
Funder type


Areas of focus

Climate Change
Natural Resources
Solutions Journalism
Underrepresented Community(ies)