We care about our communities and the impact we can make on the world. Organizations that align with the Oshkosh Corporation Foundation’s giving philosophy of reducing poverty and increasing self-sufficiency may apply for sponsorship support from Oshkosh. Applications are reviewed prior to being awarded, typically within 6-8 weeks of the due date.

Request sponsorship support

Application deadlines

January 15

April 15

July 15

October 15


Organizations eligible to apply for sponsorship dollars from Oshkosh Corporation must hold a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS and fall within the Foundation’s giving priorities.


The Foundation’s giving priorities fall within the following areas:

  • Basic needs and self-sufficiency.
  • Youth mentoring.
  • Industry connected nonprofits.


To focus on our priorities listed above, the Foundation will not support requests in support of, but not limited to, the following:

  • Organizations not categorized at 501(c)(3) entities.
  • Individuals.
  • Athletic groups.
  • Medical entities or research.
  • Religious organizations.

If you have questions about the feasibility of your request, get in touch with our community engagement team today.