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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 California Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Immigrants in Eligible Counties

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible counties to promote and protect the security, safety, and rights of local immigrant communities. Priority funding will be given to proposals that demonstrate coordination and partnership betwe...

GrantWatch ID#: 182413

Loans and Grants to California Developers in Eligible Areas for Housing Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Loans and grants to California developers in eligible areas for housing projects. Funding is intended for projects including allocations towards extremely low, very low, and low-median income housing, and efficiency housing units. Priority will be given to projects tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 188518

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Locations for Support During the Coron...

Deadline 08/21/20

Grants to Nebraska nonprofit organizations and government entities in eligible locations for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help the local community recover from the effects and consequences of the pandemic. Programs sho...

GrantWatch ID#: 169911

Grants to Virginia NGOs, Nonprofits, Tribal Programs, and Crisis Centers to Support Victims ...

Deadline 08/13/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Virginia NGOs, nonprofit organizations, tribal programs, and government-operated crisis centers that provide free services to victims of gender-based violence for the provision of additional activities. Applicants must be registered in specif...

GrantWatch ID#: 186468

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHE, Agencies, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Rese...

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic institutions, public entities, private nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and for-profit organizations for research projects that benefit women and girls. Funding is intended for projects to study relevant ge...

GrantWatch ID#: 190644

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Equality Between Women and Men in Eligible Fiel...

Deadline 02/04/21 LOI Date: 11/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education for projects that further the careers of women in eligible fields. A letter of intent or an initial proposal may be required prior to submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 176005

Grants to Minnesota Organizations to Support BIPOC Businesses Affected by COVID-19 and by Re...

Deadline 08/17/20

Grants to Minnesota organizations to support BIPOC businesses in eligible locations. Funding is intended to assist businesses that have been economically impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and that have experienced financial challenges, destruction, and da...

GrantWatch ID#: 191386

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Tribes in Eligible Areas to Enhance H...

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations, public schools, government agencies, and tribal governments in eligible locations for community-based healthcare services. Funding is intended to address the health needs of area residents, with emphasis on...

GrantWatch ID#: 160697

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Education, Human Needs, Economic Opportunity, and Racial E...

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for local residents in eligible regions. Applicants are advised that registration may take several business days. Program areas include basic human needs, economic opportunity, education, and lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 177948

Grants and In-Kind Support to Ohio Nonprofits to Promote Arts and Culture in Eligible Areas

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants and in-kind support to Ohio nonprofit organizations led by and serving people of color to promote arts and culture in eligible locations. Funding is intended to address inequality in arts funding, and its impact on arts and cultural organizations led by people o...

GrantWatch ID#: 187825

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Job Training Programs

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for job and career training programs and to advance educational programming. The purpose of this grant program is to create opportunities for success in higher education and employment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189347

Cooperative Agreement to a USA State, Local Agency, Tribe, or Nonprofit, to Provide Assistan...

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA state, local agency, Indian tribe, nonprofit, community development entity, or land clearance authority to provide technical assistance, research, and training for environmental projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations...

GrantWatch ID#: 186479

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Locations to Address Community Needs...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible locations to address community needs, including needs related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis and recent social unrest. Applicants should contact a program officer prior to submitting an a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177078

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Programs that Ben...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and public entities in eligible areas for programs that promote economic and racial equity for local residents. Funding is intended for projects and activities within the focus areas of arts and cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 177498

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for research on policies that improve the lives of American children and youth between the ages of 5 and 25. Funding is intended to support research that reduces inequality in the social, academic, economic, and behavioral, outcomes...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research Related to Reducing Inequality Among Youth

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research to benefit youth through reducing inequality. Funding is intended for evidence-based projects that use research to reduce inequality among USA youth, ages 5 through 25, thereby improving their lives and helping all you...

GrantWatch ID#: 184793

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of direct action, community mobilization, and healing justice....

GrantWatch ID#: 190724
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Opportunity for New York Organizations, Groups, and Designers to Collaborate on Public Polic...

Deadline 09/14/20 Conference Date: 08/04/20

Opportunity for New York community organizations, advocacy groups, and designers to collaborate on public policy publications. The purpose of this program is to address complex public policy issues and to promote social justice. The publications focus on systems, polic...

GrantWatch ID#: 145204

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Benefit Local Commu...

Deadline 09/17/20 Conference Date: 08/04/20 LOI Date: 09/03/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, schools, government agencies, and churches in eligible areas for a broad range of activities that benefit local communities. An application of intent must be submitted prior to the submission of a full proposal. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 178460

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Local and Tribal Agencies, IHEs, and Schools for Environmental ...

Deadline 10/02/20 Conference Date: 08/04/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations, government entities, tribal governments, colleges, universities, public schools, and small businesses for environmental stewardship projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applyin...

GrantWatch ID#: 184131

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity in the Context of the COVID-19 and ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars to support research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protes...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of COVID-19 and Social Justice ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for economic research related to psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and recent mass protests, funding is intended for re...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA Nonprofits in the Great Lakes Region for Programs Related to Racial Equity and ...

Deadline 08/05/20

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations for public policy initiatives to advance economic mobility and racial equity in the Great Lakes region. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Program ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 180278

Grants to USA Investigators for Research Related to Decision-Making in the Context of the Co...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA investigators for research in all areas of social science that relate to decision-making. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research that addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 184900

Opportunity for USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Participate in a Program Addressing Ris...

Deadline 08/07/20 Conference Date: 08/05/20

Opportunity for USA social justice organizations, community development corporations, and youth development organizations in multiple states to participate in a program addressing risk assessment during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants must attend a trai...

GrantWatch ID#: 191087

Grants to British Columbia Individuals for Coaching Training and Professional Development

Deadline 08/06/20

Grants of up to $250 to British Columbia individuals to support coaching training education and professional development. Funding is intended to train coaches from diverse backgrounds. Grant funds may be used to cover the costs of course materials, registration, travel...

GrantWatch ID#: 161131

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Benefit the African-American Co...

Deadline 08/06/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs, projects, and initiatives that benefit the African-American community. Funding is intended for activities within the focus areas of education, poverty, jobs and wages, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161637

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits, Organizations, and Municipalities for Projects to Imp...

Deadline 12/15/20 Conference Date: 08/06/20 LOI Date: 09/10/20

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit, public, and Indigenous organizations, regional districts, municipalities, and businesses for various projects to improve the social well-being of local residents in eligible locations. Applicants must attend an information session ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139760

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 12/21/20 Conference Date: 08/06/20 LOI Date: 10/15/20

Awards of $25,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories municipalities, tribes, and Native Hawaiian organizations for collaborative efforts to improve the quality of life and health of residents. The purpose of this program is to recognize communities working on t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community Development Activities

Deadline 08/07/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Ontario registered charities and nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for projects and activities within the focus areas of education, environment, health, safety, belonging a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172530

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits to Improve Education Opportunities for Minority Children and ...

Deadline 10/09/20 LOI Date: 08/07/20

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and schools to expand educational opportunities for minority children and youth. A letter of inquiry is required before submitting a full application. Funding is intended to promote educational equity and strengthen a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190691

Grants to Texas Artists in Eligible Areas for Artwork Related to Social Justice and COVID-19

Deadline 08/09/20

Grants of $2,000 or $5,000 to Texas individual artists in eligible locations for projects that relate to social justice issues and the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to support visual artists for artwork that connects with the local community...

GrantWatch ID#: 190987
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Governmental Organizations for Projects that Promote Health Equ...

Deadline 10/05/20 LOI Date: 08/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities, including schools, IHEs, hospitals, and tribal governments to support research, programs, and projects that promote health equity and improve health outcomes. A letter of interest must be submitted before a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186724
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Diversity and Equity in STEM Fields and Res...

Deadline 10/05/20 LOI Date: 08/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and governmental organizations including schools, IHEs, hospitals, and tribes in eligible locations to promote diversity in STEM fields and to address the impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on BIPOC communities. An LOI must be submit...

GrantWatch ID#: 191466
NEW

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, NGO, or Public Entity to Increase Equal Access to Outdoor Recreati...

Deadline 09/09/20 Conference Date: 08/10/20

Grant to a USA or territories nonprofit organization, non-governmental organization, or public entity to foster greater access to recreational grounds and nature areas in low-income communities and communities of color. The purpose of this program is to support the pla...

GrantWatch ID#: 191572

Grants to Alberta and Northwest Territories Individuals, Groups, and Organizations for Proje...

Deadline 08/11/20

Grants to Alberta and Northwest Territories individuals, groups, and organizations for original projects that positively impact local communities. Focus areas include arts and culture, education, community and sports, healthcare, women's organizations, at-risk youth, h...

GrantWatch ID#: 181205
NEW

Grants to USA and Canada Charities and Nonprofits for Projects to Address Inequities Worsened...

Deadline 08/13/20

Grants to USA and Canada charitable and nonprofit organizations for projects that address inequities that have been worsened by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Preference will be given to organizations with a wider geographic reach and with scalable programs. Appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 190857

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits for Healthcare Associated with Specific Medical Conditions

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for programs that address health for residents throughout the State. Funding is intended to support projects that meet needs associated with eligible medical concerns. Priority will be given to programs or...

GrantWatch ID#: 176325

Fellowships and Hosting Opportunities to California Artists, Art Administrators, and Arts Or...

Deadline 08/14/20

Fellowships of $50,000 to California artists and arts administrators of color and grants of $35,000 to arts and culture organizations for experiences that promote a more diverse workforce. Fellowships are intended to enhance cultural and racial equity in the arts arena...

GrantWatch ID#: 185917
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Award to a USA Individual to Honor Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 08/14/20

Award of $30,000 to a USA individual to recognize artistic contributions that have enhanced the community. The award recipient will also receive additional financial and in-kind support for further learning, collaboration, and professional development. The purpose of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations to Address the Effect...

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations, government entities, and faith-based organizations in eligible locations to address the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis and systemic racism. Eligible organizations serve communities locate...

GrantWatch ID#: 190951

Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits to Help Individuals Impacted by the Coronavirus Crisis

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants of $7,500, $10,000, or $15,000 to New Mexico nonprofit organizations to address basic needs resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended for nonprofit organizations that assist immigrants who have been negatively affected by the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 191291

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Health and Human Services

Deadline 09/15/20 LOI Date: 08/15/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible areas to address the health and human services needs of local residents. Some organizations are required to submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for program services...

GrantWatch ID#: 168569

Grants to Washington Organizations to Promote Equality in the Justice System

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants of $10,000 to Washington legal aid organizations for programs and projects that promote equality and decrease racism in the justice system. Funding is intended to strengthen underserved communities, provide fair access to civil justice, and prevent the disparate...

GrantWatch ID#: 182382

Grants to Washington Civil Legal Aid Organizations for Services that Benefit Low-Income Res...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to Washington civil legal aid organizations for services that benefit low-income residents. Funding is intended to promote fair and equitable access to civil justice with the goal of eliminating systemic racial oppression. The purpose of the grant is to target h...

GrantWatch ID#: 182383

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits for Operating, Programming, and Capital Support to Benefi...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations for programs that support social change and stronger communities. Funding is intended to support operating, program/project or capital expenses incurred by organizations that work in one of the following areas: arts and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 183461

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Public Readings and Discussions Related ...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants of up to $500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for public readings related to slavery and race relations. Funding is intended to support open discourse on citizenship and racial equality, and to raise awareness of the influential ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186911

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Individuals for Programs to Promote Social Justice through...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and individuals for projects and programs that promote social justice. Grantees are encouraged to use arts and humanities to address public policy related to social justice. Funding is intended to support projects that create ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190548

Award and In-Kind Services to a USA Author for an Outstanding Work of Literature Addressing ...

Deadline 08/15/20

Award of $25,000 and in-kind services to a USA author for an outstanding work of literature that addresses issues related to social equality. The awardee will also receive a publishing contract. Eligible submissions are novels in progress that align with the principles...

GrantWatch ID#: 190584