Application Instructions


The Anna Lalor Burdick Program uses an online application process. You can download the full instructions here: ALB Online Guide.

* Please note: the link to the online system is at the bottom of this page. Please read the instructions before clicking the link. *


First, please read the ALB Program guidelines to determine your eligibility.

Register:  If you are a first-time applicant, create an account in the foundation’s online grants system. If you already have an account, because you have applied to the ALB Program or other GMA Foundations clients, simply log in.

The foundation prefers that the principal investigator or primary contact register. If you are a grant writer, please register using the name and email address of the principal investigator or primary contact at the organization for which you are applying.

Access the Application:  Once you are in the system, click Apply on the top left side of your screen.

Access Code:  albconcept

If you would like to review the questions prior to starting your application, click on Print Question Legend, located above your name, to get a list of the proposal questions.

Save your application frequently. If you want to leave your application before it is complete, click on Save as Draft at the bottom of the page; the next screen will confirm that you have saved your application. You can come back later and continue your application by signing in with your password and continuing to work on the application.

After clicking Submit, a new screen will appear confirming receipt of your application.


Click here to apply:  Online Concept Paper Application

You can access the concept paper application beginning one month prior to each deadline.