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77 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 and Canada Teams of Agency Directors, Community Groups, and Local Funders for ...

Deadline 03/19/21

Grants to USA and Canada collaborations between local government agency directors, community groups, and place-based funders for environmental stewardship and social justice projects. Funding may be used for personnel costs and for project-related expenses. Applicants ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150831

Grants and Consulting Services to USA, Canada, and International Cities to Implement Innovat...

Deadline 03/21/21

Grants and consulting services to USA, Canada, and International cities to implement innovative ideas developed in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Focus areas include climate and environment, economic recovery and inclusive growth, health and wellbeing...

GrantWatch ID#: 181919

Grants to California Nonprofits to Promote Health and Racial Equity During the Coronavirus H...

Deadline 03/12/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to promote health and racial equity in eligible locations during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended for collaborative projects supporting systemic change that will benefit local farmworkers. Propos...

GrantWatch ID#: 194670

Grants to California Nonprofit Faith-Based Organizations to Address Systemic Racial Injustice

Deadline 03/05/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit faith-based organizations for programs and projects that address systemic racial injustices in eligible counties. Priority is given to organizations that are allied with or led by Black, Indigenous, or People of Color res...

GrantWatch ID#: 194628

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

Deadline 03/05/21

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

Deadline 03/31/21 Conference Date: 03/10/21

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

Awards to USA PTAs to Recognize Efforts to Eliminate Discriminatory Practices and to Promote...

Deadline 03/14/21

Awards of $1,000 to USA state, district, council, regional, and local PTAs to honor and recognize excellence in efforts to eliminate discriminatory practices and to promote inclusion and diversity. The award is intended for PTAs that have undertaken diversity and inclu...

GrantWatch ID#: 158082

Grants to USA and Canada Universalist Nonprofits to Advance Social Change through Community ...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and Canada non-Unitarian Universalist nonprofit groups working to advance systemic change through community organizing and mobilization. Preference will be shown to specific campaigns that effect social, economic, and political change, i...

GrantWatch ID#: 148695

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental Projects and to Improve the Quality of Life in Un...

Deadline 05/01/21 LOI Date: 03/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for environmental projects and community improvements. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life in underserved communities and to protect and preserve the natu...

GrantWatch ID#: 194154

Grants to USA Organizations, IHE Centers, and Think Tanks to Develop an International System...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants to USA organizations, university-based centers, and think tanks for projects related to the development of an international system of organizations to address global challenges. Projects must involve collaboration with foreign experts and experts from underrepre...

GrantWatch ID#: 194559

Grants to California Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies in Eligible Locations to Improve t...

Deadline 04/02/21 Conference Date: 03/16/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government agencies in eligible locations for projects that benefit the community. Program areas include education, health, recreation, safety, civic engagement, arts, employment, and diversity. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 162268

Grants to USA Health Care Providers from Disadvantaged Populations for Postdoctoral Research...

Deadline 03/17/21

Grants to USA and territories nurses, doctors, and dentists from disadvantaged populations for assistance in pursuing postdoctoral research projects. In addition to the stipend and research grant, participants in the program will receive mentoring from a senior faculty...

GrantWatch ID#: 188185

Grants to USA Latinx Artists and Arts Nonprofits Serving Latinx Populations for COVID-19 Rel...

Deadline 03/17/21

Grants of $2,500 to USA Latinx artists and grants of $5,000 to nonprofit arts organizations that serve Latinx populations for relief during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Eligible applicants must demonstrate significant financial hardship as a result of the econo...

GrantWatch ID#: 194166
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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits and Agencies to Address Inequities in the American ...

Deadline 06/09/21 Conference Date: 03/17/21 LOI Date: 04/30/21

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies to address inequities in the American health care system. Proposals should address social service systems, public health systems, and/or medical systems. Proposed studies must, at a minimum, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166614

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Locations to Address the Social Det...

Deadline 03/29/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations for programs that address the social determinants of health. Funding is intended to support organizations that address the needs of underserved individuals and communities and ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 150126
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Address Technology Inequity

Deadline 03/29/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions to address technology inequity. Areas of focus include research, education and awareness, and scaling best practices. Preference will be given to proposals covering a specific se...

GrantWatch ID#: 189347

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Address the Ef...

Deadline 03/30/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, non-governmental organizations such as faith-based organizations, and public international organizations for innovative concepts that address the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) on efforts to...

GrantWatch ID#: 194367

Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits to Address Environmental and Social Needs

Deadline 04/30/21 Conference Date: 03/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations for innovative solutions for a wide variety of environmental and social challenges. Funding is intended for programs focused on preserving history, protecting the environment, and fighting for social justice, particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 154397
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/21

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a di...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to USA Nonprofit Poetry Organizations for Emergency COVID-19 Relief

Deadline 03/31/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit poetry organizations and organizations that provide poetry programming for emergency relief due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Priority will be given to organizations that promote racial equity and fight for social just...

GrantWatch ID#: 194145

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Research on the Relationship between Cancer Car...

Deadline 04/01/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and individual investigators for research that evaluates the impact of changes in the healthcare system, with a focus on cancer prevention, control, and treatment. Funding is intended for innovative research project...

GrantWatch ID#: 179336
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Award to a USA Medical School Faculty Member to Recognize Efforts in Supporting Ethnic and R...

Deadline 04/02/21

An award to a USA medical school faculty member to acknowledge efforts to achieve justice and equality for minorities in the fields of healthcare and medical education. The recipient will be awarded a grant of $25,000 for a project that supports the equity and needs of...

GrantWatch ID#: 159930
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Lawyers, and Law Firms for Justice-Related Lawsuits

Deadline 05/04/21 LOI Date: 04/06/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, lawyers, and law firms for cases involving civil or human rights, economic justice, or environmental justice. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is usually intended for o...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 04/06/21

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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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects to Improve Communities

Deadline 04/14/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities for projects to improve local communities. Funding areas include inclusion and diversity, housing, improving public spaces, transportation, Coronavirus (COVID-19) recovery, civic engagement, and more.

GrantWatch ID#: 185431
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 04/15/21

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 California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Promote Health and Welln...

Deadline 04/19/21

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Businesses to Advance Systemic Change

Deadline 04/23/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and businesses to advance systemic change. Funding is intended to support the development and improvement of organizational structure and capacity. Projects should be led by people directly affected by the injustices that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 194215
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity, Especially in the Context of the CO...

Deadline 08/11/21 LOI Date: 05/04/21

Grants to USA scholars to support research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition of 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
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of COVID-19 and Social Justice ...

Deadline 08/11/21 LOI Date: 05/04/21

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. Research addressing the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will be prioritized. Rese...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

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

Deadline 08/11/21 LOI Date: 05/04/21

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Proposals addressing the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will be prioritized. The program suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth

Deadline 05/05/21

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for research to improve the lives of American children and youth. Funding is intended to support the effective exploration of policies and activities that address inequality for young people between the ages of 5 and 25. Priority is...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Hold Small Research Meetings

Deadline 05/06/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars affiliated with nonprofit organizations for symposia and small research meetings. Funding is intended to support new and one-time symposia and conferences addressing racial equity. Proposals are invited...

GrantWatch ID#: 177673
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Opportunity for USA and Canada Students in Eligible Provinces to Participate in a Social Imp...

Deadline 06/01/21

Opportunity for USA and Canada individual students or groups of students in eligible provinces to participate in a social impact challenge with prizes totaling $10,000. Applicants must participate in an interactive module prior to submitting an application. Program par...

GrantWatch ID#: 186087

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/06/21 LOI Date: 06/07/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for ocean conservation programs. Funding is also available to USA nonprofits in eligible states for performing arts programs and to Illinois organizations to promote social causes in eligible regions. Priorities and g...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256
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Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple Western States for Grassroots Social Change Initiati...

Deadline 06/15/21

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
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Advance the Field of Psychoanalysis a...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grant of up to $6,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to advance the field of psychoanalysis. Priority will be given to proposals that address racism or Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support research, education, and service that impact so...

GrantWatch ID#: 191520
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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
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Equality Between Women and Men in Eligible Fiel...

Deadline 08/06/21 LOI Date: 08/02/21

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Justice and Anti-Discrimination Initiatives

Deadline 12/15/21 LOI Date: 10/06/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives that protect the rights of citizens and combat discrimination. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to eliminate all forms of prejudice and discriminatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 174660
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Fellowships to USA Journalists for Research and Reporting on Economic, Political, and Social...

Deadline 05/02/22

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

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects Addressing the Criminal and Juvenile Justice System an...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects addressing the criminal and juvenile justice system, policy reform, and community responses. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to a full application. Funding may be used for projects and progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159719
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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 Initiatives Addressi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations for initiatives that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is intended to support efforts that aim to improve the lives of individuals through innovative ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348
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Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Assist Older Women Re-Enter the Workfor...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for promising, model, or start-up programs to assist older women ages 40 or older to re-enter the workforce. Emphasis will be placed on programs for women of color. The Foundation supports organizations...

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