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Grants for social justice, racial equality, economic justice human rights and social change for individuals, nonprofits, businesses, communities of color and other populations, cultures and religions that have been affected by racial injustice, prejudice and discrimination based upon their age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, national origin, race, religion, and sexual orientation.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to benefit Jewish women and girls. Focus areas include education, economic empowerment, advocacy, social justice, and violence prevention. Programs serving wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953

Fellowships to USA Physicians to Improve Health Care for Disadvantaged and Vulnerable Popula...

Deadline 12/01/20

Fellowships of $60,000 to USA physicians for participation in a full-time academic program to improve health care for targeted populations. The opportunity will provide education and leadership training towards an additional academic degree to prepare physician-leaders...

GrantWatch ID#: 183620

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and For-Profits, Indigenous Groups, and Agencies in Eli...

Deadline 01/08/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to British Columbia nonprofit, public, and Indigenous organizations, regional districts, municipalities, and businesses to enhance the social well-being of local residents in eligible locations. Areas of focus include quality of life, childhood d...

GrantWatch ID#: 190923

Grants to Ohio Artists in Eligible Locations for Projects that Promote Social Justice and Equ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ohio artists in eligible locations for projects that adhere to the program theme. Funding is intended to assist minority artists in any discipline with projects that are designed to promote community justice and equity and that are aligned wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 193203

Grants to California Nonprofits and Faith-Based Organizations for Community and Economic Dev...

Deadline 12/03/20

Grants to California nonprofit and faith-based organizations in eligible locations to strengthen neighborhoods and foster equity. Eligible focus areas include housing development, workforce and economic development, community development and cohesion, and physical infr...

GrantWatch ID#: 193291

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities for Projects that Address Climate Action and ...

Deadline 12/06/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to British Columbia registered charities, nonprofit societies, and First Nations Bands in eligible locations for activities that advance sustainability and address environmental issues. Funding is intended to support climate action and equity pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184649

Grants to Massachusetts Arts Organizations and Artists in Eligible Locations for Cultural Pr...

Deadline 12/14/20 Conference Date: 11/26/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts arts organizations and artists in eligible locations for cultural projects that foster racial equity. Funding is intended to support projects that benefit local communities. Priority will be given to applicants that identify with...

GrantWatch ID#: 192366

Grants to Minnesota, Arizona, Florida, and Wisconsin Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Pr...

Deadline 11/29/20

Grants to Minnesota, Arizona, Florida, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for proposals addressing social equality. Funding is intended to fight racism and advance diversity, inclusion, and equity. Proposals must benefit ethnic and minority gro...

GrantWatch ID#: 193234

Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to furthe...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Community Health Programs

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that advance the health of residents in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support proposals that address systemic issues such as food insecurity, racism, substance abuse, obesity, ment...

GrantWatch ID#: 164133

Grants to New Mexico Libraries for Financial Assistance Related to COVID-19, the Economic Re...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of $500 to New Mexico libraries to provide support for needs related to contemporary challenges facing society, including Coronavirus (COVID-19), financial challenges, and equality issues. Funding is intended to prioritize low-budget libraries, rural libraries, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192402

Grants to Canada Qualified Donees to Promote Gender Equality

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to Canada qualified donees in eligible locations to promote gender equality. Grant funds may be used for a wide range of activities, including Coronavirus (COVID-19) recovery efforts, long-standing community needs, and new initiatives. Funding is intended to add...

GrantWatch ID#: 193116

Grants to Canada Qualified Donees to Advance Gender Egalitarianism

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to Canada qualified donees to advance gender egalitarianism. Funding is intended for community projects that promote empowerment and leadership among all genders. Priority will be given to organizations that are led by the same groups that they ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193156

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Social Change Issues

Deadline 12/01/20

Awards of $1,500 and one award of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize exceptional research on social change issues in any related field. Research that has been completed within the past three years and has been published or is intended fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 160540

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs Related to Human Rights, the Enviro...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofits for activities that benefit the communities of Colorado, North Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia. A letter of inquiry is required before submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support the efforts of gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Grants to Lorain County, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Arts and Culture, Health...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Lorain County, Ohio nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs in the areas of arts and culture, education, civic affairs, and health and social services. Funding is intended to support program-related activities, with particular interest in pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176230

Grants to Louisiana Nonprofits to Enhance the Lives of African American Children

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Louisiana nonprofit organizations to enhance the lives of children affected by inequity. Funding is intended to support community programs in the areas of healthcare, education, and children's welfare. Supported projects should specifically address gaps for L...

GrantWatch ID#: 183143

Grants to Illinois Kindergartens for School Readiness Toolkits

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Illinois public and private kindergartens to support programs that help prepare children for school. Funding is intended to fund school readiness toolkits that positively engage both parents and children in the transition to kindergarten. Programs must benefi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184347

Grants to Massachusetts Grassroots Organizations in Eligible Areas to Benefit Residents Impa...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to Massachusetts grassroots organizations in eligible areas to benefit residents impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for organizations offering relief from the public health and economic problems created by the he...

GrantWatch ID#: 189570

Grants to British Columbia Emerging and Diverse Filmmaking Teams to Produce Short Films

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of $20,000 to British Columbia filmmaking teams to produce short films. Funding is intended to support talented BIPOC filmmakers by providing them with the opportunity to advance their careers in filmmaking and to create short films featuring new ideas. Consider...

GrantWatch ID#: 193088

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Schools and IHEs in Eligible Areas for Programs that Ben...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to North Carolina nonprofits, public schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations in eligible locations for programs that benefit the African-American community. Funding is intended to support activities and projects that address racial disparit...

GrantWatch ID#: 193147

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits to Address Issues Related to Race and Racism

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to promote community dialogue and understanding. Funding is intended to support projects that explore the impact of racism, race-based laws, segregation, enslavement, and white supremacy....

GrantWatch ID#: 193182

Grants to USA Grassroots Social Change Organizations in Multiple States to Promote the Anti-...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA grassroots social change organizations in multiple states to promote the anti-racist movement. Applicants that have not been funded in the last three years must contact the office prior to applying. Eligible applicants are located in Conn...

GrantWatch ID#: 148223

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Local Students

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for programs to benefit local students in grades 5-10 in eligible locations. Funding is intended for projects designed to promote diversity and inclusion. Eligible applicants are those working to improve and preserve the qua...

GrantWatch ID#: 177093

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs Related to Racial Equity and Economic Mobility

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations for initiatives that promote social justice. Applicants must submit a letter of intent six to eight weeks prior to submitting a full proposal. In the current funding cycle, a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180278

Grants to New Jersey Schools and School Districts for Innovative Projects

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to New Jersey schools and school districts for innovative projects. Focus areas include sustainability, racial equity, and virtual teaching and learning. Funding is intended for expenses related to green teams and for projects to help schools attain certificatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 158264

Grants to Ontario Indigenous Communities to Support Mediation Over Land Claims

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to Ontario Indigenous organizations and communities to provide support for territorial disputes with the provincial government. Funding is intended to assist with administrative, legal, travel, and other costs associated with the negotiations surrounding land cl...

GrantWatch ID#: 159701

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofit Arts Organizations, Projects, and Collectives for Capacity ...

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit arts organizations, projects, and collectives in eligible counties for capacity support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Priority will be given to organizations that are led by or serve underprivileged communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 191874

Award to a USA Individual to Recognize Work in Health Advocacy or Social Change

Deadline 12/04/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to honor activities, progress, and leadership that support social change in the health arena. The award is intended to recognize someone who fights for social justice and health care for all. Nominee applications must be accompanied ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191906

Grants to New England Nonprofits and Public Entities to Support Education and Mental Health ...

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to New England nonprofit organizations and public entities in eligible communities to address the educational and mental health needs of vulnerable children and youth during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and anti-Black structural racism. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 193095

Grants to Washington Nonprofits, Groups, Associations, and CBOs in Eligible Areas to Increase...

Deadline 01/12/21 Conference Date: 12/05/20

Matching grants of up to $25,000 to Washington nonprofit organizations, neighborhood groups, Parent-Teacher-Student Associations, business groups, and other community-based organizations in eligible locations for digital equity projects. Funding is intended to provide...

GrantWatch ID#: 151921

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Address Systemic Inequities Exac...

Deadline 01/12/21 LOI Date: 12/07/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to address systemic inequities and service gaps that have been emphasized by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Elig...

GrantWatch ID#: 188704
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Individuals to Promote Economic Equity Through Social Ju...

Deadline 12/07/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations and individuals in eligible locations for social justice activities that provide economic benefit to the underserved. Funding is intended to support social enterprise entrepreneurs and organizations that are...

GrantWatch ID#: 193359

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Improve Health Outcomes

Deadline 12/09/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to California nonprofits in eligible locations for programs that help to improve health outcomes. Funding is intended for projects that enhance health and mental well-being, and address health disparities for low-income residents through improve...

GrantWatch ID#: 192974
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Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Public Entities to Foster Equitable and I...

Deadline 12/10/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations, agencies, Tribes, and public entities to support operations or diversity and racial equality programs in urban and rural communities. Requests for general operating support as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic are...

GrantWatch ID#: 167760

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, School Districts, and K-12 Schools in Eligible Locations to ...

Deadline 12/10/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, school districts, and K-12 schools in eligible locations to advance racial equity in education. Funding is intended to support activities that further educational advocacy, create culturally inclusive school...

GrantWatch ID#: 193344

Grants to Canada Agencies, Indigenous Communities, and Nonprofits to Promote the Participati...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants to Canada municipalities, towns, villages, Indigenous communities, and nonprofit organizations to promote equality for women in sports. Funding is intended to encourage the participation of girls and women in sports through community-level interventions includin...

GrantWatch ID#: 187354

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Media-Specific Organizations in Eligible Locations to Impr...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and media-specific organizations in eligible locations for projects to improve the quality of local reporting. Funding is intended for projects that promote diversity and equity for residents. Eligible applicants are located i...

GrantWatch ID#: 193154

Grants to Alaska Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Community Programs that Benefit Local Reside...

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to Alaska nonprofit organizations for community programs that benefit local residents in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support activities in the areas of education, economic opportunity, social services, equity, resiliency, and public safety. Progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 176699

Grants to North Carolina and South Carolina Nonprofits and Accredited Organizations to Stren...

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to North Carolina and South Carolina nonprofit groups and accredited organizations for programs that focus on strengthening families. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of assisting at-risk children, providing out-of-home care, addressing social pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176592

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Programs to Enhance the Lives of Minority Communities

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to Ohio nonprofits in eligible locations for activities that improve the quality of life in minority communities and promote racial and ethnic cooperation. Previous grants have benefitted minorities and refugees for activities such as urban youth athletic progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 177578

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribal Government Entities to Enhance Rural Co...

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, public agencies, tribal entities, and units of government for programs and projects that enhance communities in eligible areas. Applicants should submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Eligible ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 182385
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Individuals to Promote Social Justice and Address Public P...

Deadline 12/16/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and individuals for activities that promote social justice and address public policy. Funding is intended to support projects that address important issues, create dialogues about the effects of mass incarceration on local com...

GrantWatch ID#: 190548

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs to Enhance the Quality of Life for ...

Deadline 12/17/20

Grants to Wisconsin, Israel, and Czech Republic nonprofit organizations, and government agencies in eligible areas to enhance the quality of life for local communities. A preliminary application is required prior to the submission of the full proposal. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 176899

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Community Organizations to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 12/29/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories, Mexico, and Haiti community organizations for programs that promote social justice. While funding is primarily provided for general operating support to organizations with missions that align with the funding sources prio...

GrantWatch ID#: 176939

Grants to Illinois Arts and Cultural Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Address Needs Resulting ...

Deadline 12/30/20

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Illinois nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible areas to respond to needs resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to address the immediate challenges of the pandemic and...

GrantWatch ID#: 182078

Grant to Ohio K-6 Public School Teachers for Book Purchases

Deadline 12/31/20

Grant of $5,000 to Ohio K-6 public school teachers for book purchases to promote reading in the classroom. Funding is intended for book selections that will improve understanding and coping with current issues, such as COVID-19, mental health, and racism. Eligible appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 157962

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the USA-Israel Relationship, Instill Jewish Pride, an...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits organizations to strengthen the relationship between the USA and Israel, to instill pride in the Jewish people, and to combat discrimination, hatred, and bigotry across the USA. Applicants must contact program staff before submitting an online ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991