How to Write a Proposal

Please use the POD template: template.pod. Send it on the web.

This proposal includes:

  • Project Title and Synopsis
  • Your name
  • A discussion on the benefits of the project to the Perl Community
  • A list of deliverables
  • Project details and a proposed Schedule
  • Your biography
  • The requested amount for the Project Grant

All the proposal will be published at The Perl Foundation News to gather community feedback. The site also has instruction to send the proposal as well as a number of the past grant proposals.

Nationality/Residency: With the proposal, applicant(s) will be required to provide their 1) nationality and 2) country of residence. This information is required as residents and nationals of countries who we are prohibited by U.S. law from engaging in commerce are ineligible to participate. If you intend to move during the grant process, please include details. This information will be neither disclosed to the public nor used in the voting process.

For queries, more information or assistance with preparing proposals, please contact tpf-grants-secretary at