ICFJ-Facebook Training & Reporting Grants Program: Reporting on Refugee Communities Amidst a Pandemic

Deadline: Monday, June 8, 2020, (11:59 pm ET). The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is pleased to partner with the Facebook Journalism Project on a training program that allows journalists across the Middle East and North Africa to produce high-quality and engaging stories that shine a light on life in refugee camps at this time […]

One Young World COVID-19 Young Leaders Fund 2020

Deadline: On a rolling basis One Young World has launched a Global Fund for Young Leaders Tackling COVID-19. They are now accepting applications for the Covid-19 Young Leaders Fund 2020. The fund is the first of its kind for young leaders who are addressing the impacts of COVID-19 and is supported by the Bill and […]

The Global Resilience Fund for Girls and Young Women: A collective response to the COVID-19 crisis

Deadline: On a rolling basis About the Global Resilience Fund The Global Resilience Fund is a partnership between social justice funders committed to resourcing girls’ and young women’s activism through the COVID-19 crisis. The fund is housed at and facilitated by Purposeful, a feminist movement building hub for adolescent girls headquartered in Sierra Leone and […]

COVID-19 Collective Fund for Trans Communities

Deadline: On a rolling Basis Borealis Philanthropy’s Fund for Trans Generations, Destination Tomorrow’s TRANScend Community Impact Fund, and Third Wave Fund have launched the COVID-19 Collective Fund for Trans Communities to get financial resources to trans-led organizations and transgender, gender non-conforming, and non-binary communities who are organizing in response to the COVID-19 crisis. We adhere to the Trans Justice Funding Project definition of […]

Birmingham City University: fully-funded Ph.D. studentship for a qualified researcher interested in the area of LGBTQ-inclusive education.

Deadline: Sunday 31 May 2020. The interdisciplinary research project is entitled ‘What can we learn from the LGBTQ teaching row in Birmingham?’. Birmingham has hit the headlines because of protests against the inclusion of same-sex relationships in sex and relationship education in schools. This Ph.D. aims to understand the debates, the anti-LGBTQ rhetoric, their effects on LGBTQ people […]

OSIWA Grant Proposal 2020

Deadline: April 30th, 2020. The Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) is a grant-making and advocacy foundation that is part of the global Open Society Foundations Network. OSIWA works to support the creation of open societies in West Africa marked by functioning democracy, good governance, the rule of law, basic freedoms, and widespread civic […]

CYC COVID-19 Rapid Response Mini-Grants

Deadline: 28th April 2020, 11:59pm GMT. The WHO declared COVID-19 to be a global pandemic, and recommended communities take social distancing measures to prevent the spread of the virus. Globally, COVID 19 is more than a public health challenge-it has laid bare the consequences of persistent systemic inequalities and is threatening our social fabric, trust […]


Deadline: On a roll in basis The global COVID-19 emergency presents tremendous challenges to LGBTIQ people, especially in places with deep poverty and weak health systems or government infrastructure. When a crisis hits “everyone” – the most marginalized become even more vulnerable. LGBTIQ people in many parts of the world cannot count on governments or […]

The Robert Giard Grant for Emerging LGBTQ+ Photographers

Deadline: November 24th, 2019 The Robert Giard Grant for Emerging LGBTQ+ Photographers supports the creation of work by emerging LGBTQ+ photographers whose projects address issues of sexuality, gender, or LGBTQ+ identity. “Photography is par excellence a medium expressive of our mortality, holding up, as it does, one time for the contemplation of another time. This […]