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73 Social Justice Grants for California

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 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 California Nonprofits, Agencies, School Districts and Tribes for Youth-Led Educati...

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, agencies, public school districts, and tribes for educational and outreach programs that are youth-led. Projects should increase access to services and activities in the focus areas of nature, culture, outdoor experiences a...

GrantWatch ID#: 191676

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 California Artists to Create and Present Arts Projects in Community Settings

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants of $6,000 to California artists to create and present community-based projects in eligible regions. In addition, artists may submit projects to be presented within social justice organizations or for elderly individuals with limited mobility. Eligible artists ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 192771

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits to Address Social Justice and Inequity in the Health F...

Deadline 04/07/21 LOI Date: 11/24/20

Grants to USA and Territories public agencies and nonprofit organizations to address social justice and inequity in the health field. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to a full application. The program is intended to gather evidence about raci...

GrantWatch ID#: 192794

Grants to California Nonprofits to Promote Health and Wellness for Vulnerable Populations

Deadline 10/26/20

Grants to California nonprofits to promote health and wellness for vulnerable populations in eligible locations. Priority will be given to programs with a racial equity lens and that address the needs of populations disproportionally affected by Coronavirus (COVID-19)....

GrantWatch ID#: 192766

Grants to USA Faith-Based Congregations and Organizations to Encourage Voting in the 2020 El...

Deadline 10/28/20

Grants of up to $500 for USA faith-based congregations and organizations to encourage voting in the 2020 elections. Funding is intended for activities that promote participation in the democratic process across diverse populations and support electoral justice. Grant f...

GrantWatch ID#: 192452
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Grants to USA Health-Science Librarians and Library Students in Multiple States to Enhance D...

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA health science librarians and library students in multiple states and territories for professional development activities. Funding is intended to encourage minority or disabled individuals in biomedical research to participate in informati...

GrantWatch ID#: 192920

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Outstanding and Creative W...

Deadline 10/31/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding and creative work in social justice and change. Awards are intended for innovators who have identified a particular need, created a systemic solution for it, and have made a significant impac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174178

Awards to USA Individuals for Encouraging Underrepresented Students to Pursue Science and En...

Deadline 11/01/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA individuals for encouraging diversity in the fields of science and engineering. In addition to a cash prize, the winners will designate an academic institution to receive grants of $10,000 to further the objectives of this award. The award is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155138

Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 11/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

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

Deadline 11/01/20

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 and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofit Museums and Libraries to Exhibit and Preserve ...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 and in-kind donations of materials to USA and Territories nonprofit museums and libraries to exhibit and preserve collections. Funding is intended to preserve collections, promote equity, diversity, and inclusion, increase use of glazing techniqu...

GrantWatch ID#: 192922

Grants to California Artists and Nonprofits to Create and Present Artwork in Eligible Counti...

Deadline 11/09/20 Conference Date: 11/02/20

Grants of up to $16,000 to California artists and nonprofit organizations to commission new artistic work by local artists in eligible counties. New applicants must attend or view a recording of a webinar. Funding is intended to support the creation of new artwork with...

GrantWatch ID#: 166904

Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/20

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA individuals for social sciences research. Priority will be given to proposals from scholars who are underrepresented in the social sciences. The purpose of this program is to support research that identifies ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 187123

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Organizations, Tribes, and IHEs to Train Postdoctoral Medical Rese...

Deadline 11/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, faith-based and community-based organizations, Tribes, and institutions of higher education to train medical researchers. Applicants are advised that required registrations make take up to one month to complete. Grant recipients m...

GrantWatch ID#: 192331

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Business Owners to Support Business Growth

Deadline 11/10/20

Grants of up to $50,000 and in-kind services to USA business owners to support business growth. The majority of grants will be allotted to businesses owned by underrepresented entrepreneurs. Businesses that demonstrate a high degree of positive impact will be given pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 191865

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

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

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 Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

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 California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Support Leadership Programs for Jewish T...

Deadline 11/12/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for new or existing programs that promote leadership development for Jewish teenagers. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of racial justice. civic engagement, and diver...

GrantWatch ID#: 192715

Fellowships to USA Former Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 11/23/20

Fellowships to USA and Territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within government for social change projects. Funding is intended for former government officials from all levels of government, including tribal governments, to advance projects w...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989

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
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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

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
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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

Grants to California K-12 Public Schools and Community Organizations for Arts Education Prog...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to California K-12 public schools and community organizations in eligible locations for arts education programs. Funding is intended for a range of classroom programs, such as performances, workshops, and residencies involving teaching artists of performing, vis...

GrantWatch ID#: 173746

Grants to California Nonprofits and Faith-Based Organizations in Eligible Locations for Oper...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations and faith-based organizations in eligible locations for operating and program support in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for applicants that demonstrate the impact of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 191455
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Justice Initiatives and Programs

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for social justice activities. Funding is intended for projects that are sponsored by a professional football player. Eligible activities are those that reduce barriers to opportunity. Priority areas of funding incl...

GrantWatch ID#: 192185

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Health, Safety, and Human Rights of Incarcerated Pop...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to ensure justice for and protect the human rights of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated populations impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support efforts and activities that address health,...

GrantWatch ID#: 189386
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Promote Health and Welln...

Deadline 01/11/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible counties to promote the health and wellness of local residents. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for programs within the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179526
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Projects to Create Economic and Social Justice in Unders...

Deadline 02/26/21 LOI Date: 01/15/21

Grants of up to $4,000 and grants of up to $40,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for projects to create economic and social justice in underserved populations. Applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to applying. Eligible projects m...

GrantWatch ID#: 172777

Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple Western States for Grassroots Social Change Initiati...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants of up to $12,000 to USA organizations in multiple western states to support social change initiatives. Funding is intended to support organizations serving predominantly low-income communities and communities of color that seek to improve their communities’ we...

GrantWatch ID#: 181081

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Justice and Human Rights

Deadline 04/20/21 LOI Date: 01/29/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support efforts to achieve social justice, human rights, and peace. New applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Grant funds may be used to support general operations as well as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Live and Virtual Performances at Intern...

Deadline 03/31/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and territories individual professional artists, ensembles, and nonprofit organizations to support participation in live or virtual performances at international venues. Priority will be given to proposals elevating historically underrepr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Psychology Projects that Address Socia...

Deadline 04/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and international graduate students and early-career researchers affiliated with qualifying nonprofits, government agencies, or institutions for innovative projects in psychology. Funding is intended to support education, interve...

GrantWatch ID#: 178423

Fellowships to USA Journalists for Research and Reporting on Economic, Political, and Social...

Deadline 05/04/21

Fellowships to USA journalists to support research and reporting on current issues. Fellows will have opportunities for networking and project development. Funding is intended to provide professional journalists with time and resources for an original project, while fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174464

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

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

Deadline 08/01/21

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 USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclus...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The F...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

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 USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on Improving Public He...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, agencies, and IHEs to support qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research on population health, equity, and well-being. Priority is given to research that examines the health impacts of interventions that...

GrantWatch ID#: 161224
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348
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Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Help Women Ages 40 and Older Re-Enter t...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for promising, model, or start-up programs to help older women re-enter the workforce in Santa Cruz, the Monterey Bay Peninsula, and tribal lands of the Amah Mutsun, Ohlone, Chalon, Awaswas, and Esselen nations, or the Great...

GrantWatch ID#: 161420
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Build a More Sustainable, Just, and Humane World

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects to build a more sustainable, just, and humane world. Focus areas include measuring human progress, animal advocacy, climate change and global health, and independent media. Eligible applicants are those with a national...

GrantWatch ID#: 162166

Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits for Projects to Promote Equality and Human Rights

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations for programs and projects to promote equality and human rights. Funding is intended to support a wide range of projects in one of the following focus areas: educational opportunity, health and mental health, arts and cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 162198

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Health Equity

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that are working to reduce health disparities and improve community health navigation. Funding is intended to enable individuals throughout the world to achieve the best possible health. The overall focus...

GrantWatch ID#: 162315

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic, Environmental, and Social Justice Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for community programs and initiatives that promote environmental, economic, and social justice. Grants may be used for projects, general support, and collaborative efforts, as well as to build capacity for organizations working in...

GrantWatch ID#: 162470

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Media Projects th...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for projects that promote social justice and equality. The purpose of this program is to address inequality through video, film, and other media, with a particular focus on documentary practices. Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 163699