Petco Foundation Partners

Application Instructions

Note: If you have received support from the Petco Foundation within the past year, you will need to complete the requisite follow up form prior to applying again

What you will need
Before applying for any type of Petco Foundation grant or support, you’ll need the following:

  • Organization  legal name and official mailing address.
  • Valid email address (you’ll be notified of your application decision via email)
  • The geographic area where the funding will be applied

If you are not currently a Charitable Partner (have never received funds from Petco Foundation)you will also need:

  • Completed and signed copy of the IRS W-9 Form
  • Copy of 501(c)(3) tax determination letter or Government or Municipal Agency Form (blank document available from within the Application site)
  • Organization Form 990

If your organization has had a change of address, we will need the following:

First time applicants
If this is your first time applying for support through our online grant site, you’ll need to create a new account when accessing the Partner Log In page.

  • Once an account has been set up for your organization, you’ll see a list of the grant opportunities currently offered.
  • We recommend saving the Partner Log In page as a "Favorite" so you can easily check the status of your application.
  • You’ll be notified of our decision regarding your application via email.

Instructions & tutorials
Our application process has changed. Please carefully read the instructions applicable to your particular grant application prior to completing an application. These documents will help guide you through the application process and ensure that your application is thorough and complete. There are no instruction guidelines for the Pet Cancer and the Service/Therapy animal applications, as these applications are self-explanatory.

You can also review the two videos below for more helpful tips on navigating the grant application site:

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