The Permanent Endowment for Martha’s Vineyard is accepting applications for its spring grant cycle. Grants will be awarded to Island nonprofits seeking funding for new or continuing projects that benefit the Vineyard community. Past grants have supported arts and culture, civic affairs, community development, education, the elderly, the environment, housing, health and human services and youth.

Application materials are available at and must be e-mailed or postmarked by Feb. 15. All applicants will be notified of grant awards in April. Questions may be addressed to Andria Jason, foundation manager for the Permanent Endowment, at