Funding priorities of the foundation, which may be modified from time to time, include but are not limited to:

  1. Start up or seed money for projects in the Foundation’s area of interest.

  2. Service proposals, particularly for replicable programs that involve needy populations of children and adolescents.

  3. Research proposals that address important issues in the mental health and welfare of children and adolescents.

  4. Advocacy proposals that show promise of having a policy impact in a given area of psychiatry, social work or child welfare.

  5. Prevention or early intervention projects, that address mental health issues or the emotional well being of children.

  6. Building projects, autism services and drug prevention and treatment projects are not funded.