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 […]

Ambassador’s Fund For Cultural Preservation 2020 (Small Grant)

Deadline: December 10, 2019.  The U.S. Mission to Nigeria of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to issue a notice of funding opportunity for the 2020 Small Grants Competition of the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). The deadline for submitting applications to the Center is December 10, 2019.  Please carefully follow all […]

International Trans Fund (ITF) Grant 2020

Deadline: December 2, 2019, at 5 pm ET. The ITF was created to mobilize sustainable resources to help build strong, trans-led movements and support collective action, and to address and eliminate funding gaps impacting trans organizations across the globe. The purpose of the ITF is to: 1. Build & Sustain the Fund | Build and […]

ISDAO Calls for Grant Proposals – 2019

Application deadline: 31st  October 2019 ISDAO(Sankofa Initiative for West Africa), is West Africa’s first activist-led and managed fund. ISDAO is dedicated to building a West African movement for gender diversity and sexual rights through a flexible approach to grantmaking and the strengthening of a culture of philanthropy committed to promoting human rights and social justice. Currently, […]