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196 California Social Justice Grants

196 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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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit, IHE, For-Profit, or NGO for Projects to As...

Deadline 07/19/24

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization, institution of higher education, for-profit business or organization, or NGO to assess the impact of women's labor organizations. Applicants must complete the required registrations prior to applying. Fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 214982

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Civic Involvement

Deadline 07/20/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that promote civic involvement. Applicants must contact program staff before applying. Funding is intended to support the implementation of democracy with a focus on how voting can affect issues people car...

GrantWatch ID#: 212653

Grants to California Nonprofits to Provide Legal Services to Women

Deadline 07/25/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs that provide legal services to women in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects that address violence against women, gender discrimination, and the unmet legal needs of women. Applican...

GrantWatch ID#: 172030

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Support of Research to Improve AI Sys...

Deadline 07/30/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers for support of research to improve AI systems. Funding is intended for the development of research projects that promote AI development for the benefit of society. Eligible research projects are related to multi-agen...

GrantWatch ID#: 214769

In-Kind Grants of Equipment to USA Schools and Community Organizations for Youth Sports Progra...

Deadline 07/31/24

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools and organizations to support youth sports programs. Priority is given to programs that serve economically disadvantaged and diverse communities. The purpose of the grant program is to provide local organizations with fr...

GrantWatch ID#: 143021

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Start-Ups to Address Social and...

Deadline 07/31/24

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International individuals, social entrepreneurs, and businesses to participate in a contest to address social and environmental concerns. The contest is intended primarily for young adults between the ages of 18 and 30 to devise solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 215166

Cooperative Agreements to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations to Address the HIV, HCV, and STI...

Deadline 07/31/24

Cooperative agreements to USA Tribes and Tribal organizations to address the HIV, HCV, and STI epidemics in tribal communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to reduce the rate of new infectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 215257

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

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants of up to $15,000 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 an emphasis ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160697

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs and Projects to Benefit Communities i...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and public and private institutions in multiple states to benefit communities in eligible areas. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Underserved Communities

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for programs to benefit underserved communities in eligible locations. Focus areas include social justice, homelessness, healthcare, and education. Special attention is given to initiatives that have a meaningful impact on p...

GrantWatch ID#: 186856

Grants to California Nonprofits to Promote Equity in Justice and Public Understanding of the L...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants to California legal aid and public interest nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to promote equity in justice and public understanding of the law. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Eligible applicants are...

GrantWatch ID#: 210510

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Internships to Increase Hispanic and Latino Representation in the...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for internships to get more Hispanic and Latino people involved in journalism. Funding is intended to increase Latino representation in the field of journalism, particularly in regions where they are underrepresent...

GrantWatch ID#: 214733

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Woman for Outstanding Achievement and Ongoing Work in...

Deadline 08/05/24

Award of $20,000 to a USA, Canada, or International woman to acknowledge exceptional achievement in the area of human rights and to allow the recipient to continue her efforts. Funding is intended to recognize the recipient's accomplishments, which are often achieved a...

GrantWatch ID#: 163525

Grants to California Artists and Arts Workers to Support the Underserved in the Arts and Cultu...

Deadline 08/05/24

Grants to California individuals who are supporting underrepresented communities in the arts and cultural sector. Funding is intended for artists and arts workers who are putting their jobs at risk by advocating for these communities. Priority will be given to applican...

GrantWatch ID#: 197022

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit for Technical Assistance and Training to Improve the ...

Deadline 08/05/24

Cooperative Agreement to a USA nonprofit organization for technical assistance and training to improve the tribal justice system. Funding is intended to improve the quality of legal representation, both criminal and civil, for indigent individuals within the tribal pop...

GrantWatch ID#: 215316

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research to Address Inequality for Children and Youth

Deadline 08/07/24

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

GrantWatch ID#: 179286
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research Related to Food Allergies

Deadline 08/07/24

Grants to USA nonprofit agencies for research related to food allergies. Funding is intended to support projects in the focus areas of diagnosis, treatment, management, and prevention. Particular consideration will be given to research addressing disparities in food al...

GrantWatch ID#: 215426

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Justice, Inclusiveness, and Vibrancy in Jewish Communities

Deadline 08/09/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote justice, inclusiveness, and vibrancy in Jewish communities throughout the country. Funding may be requested for general operating support as well as for programmatic support. Occasionally, the Foundation will support Jew...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Activists, Artists, and Scholars to Lead Community Pr...

Deadline 08/09/24 Conference Date: 07/25/24

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International activists, organizers, artists, and scholars to lead programs within communities addressing urgent issues. Funding is intended to focus on access to education, public health, interstate conflict, and data transp...

GrantWatch ID#: 215278

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/12/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers, jo...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
Upcoming

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs that Benefit Local Communi...

Deadline 08/13/24

Grants of up to $35,000 to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies for programs that benefit local communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve the winter season for the most underprivileged residents of the counties through ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166360

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Educational and Outreach Programs fo...

Deadline 08/14/24 Conference Date: 07/22/24

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, agencies, and tribes for educational and outreach programs that benefit youth. Funding is intended for programs that serve disadvantaged and low-income communities. Projects should increase access to services and activities...

GrantWatch ID#: 191676

Opportunity for a USA, Canada, or International Innovator to Participate in a Residency on a C...

Deadline 08/14/24

Opportunity for a USA, Canada, or International innovator to participate in a residency on a college campus in Iowa to advance their work in the area of social change. The individual will have the opportunity to build professional connections, leverage research support...

GrantWatch ID#: 208864

Grants to USA Organizations for Research to Effect Positive Social Change

Deadline 08/15/24

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, academic institutions, and other qualified organizations for sociology research projects with the potential to promote social change. Funding is intended for projects with a focus on improving systems and services...

GrantWatch ID#: 204312

Fellowships to USA Writers, Artists, Activists, Organizers, Scholars, and Performers to Develo...

Deadline 08/15/24 Conference Date: 07/24/24

Fellowships to USA writers, artists, activists, organizers, scholars, and performers to develop public programs addressing democracy and trust. Fellows will also receive support from the funder through personalized training and collaboration with staff and affiliates. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 215277
NEW

Fellowships to USA Professional Dancers to Employ Dance to Address Social Change

Deadline 08/15/24

Fellowships to USA and territories professional dancers to employ dance as a means to address social change. In addition to funding, fellows will receive individualized consultations, professional headshots, networking opportunities, professional development, and publi...

GrantWatch ID#: 215556

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Projects to Benefit Underserved Groups and Com...

Deadline 08/16/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for projects to benefit underserved groups and communities. Eligible programs and projects may fall into the following focus areas: environmental conservation, youth development, hunger, education...

GrantWatch ID#: 210643

Grants to USA IHEs to Promote STEM-Related Careers for Minority Groups

Deadline 08/20/24

Grants to USA institutions of higher education to expand and diversify the research workforce. Certain programs require a preliminary proposal prior to the submission of an application. Funding is intended to increase the number of historically underrepresented minorit...

GrantWatch ID#: 175981
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribal Entities for Preservation Projects Relate...

Deadline 08/20/24

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribal entities for the preservation of historic sites related to achieving equal rights. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 193392

Grants to California Public, School, Academic, and Research Libraries to Enhance Services for ...

Deadline 08/21/24

Grants and in-kind services to California public libraries, elementary and secondary school libraries, and academic and research libraries to enhance library services for patrons. Funding is intended to support innovative projects and programs that address the needs of...

GrantWatch ID#: 201555
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Arts and Cultural Festivals in Eligible Locations

Deadline 08/22/24 Conference Date: 08/06/24

Grants of up to $14,000 to California nonprofit organizations for community arts and cultural festivals in eligible locations. First-time applicants should contact the funder prior to applying. The goal of the program is to support festivals that honor the neighborhood...

GrantWatch ID#: 210183

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Organizations, Academic Institutions, and No...

Deadline 08/28/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research organizations, firms, academic institutions, and other nonprofit organizations for research projects related to architecture. Funding is intended for projects that focus on health, resilient design, equitable communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 205308

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Programs that Prevent and Eliminate Homeles...

Deadline 08/29/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes for programs to prevent and eliminate homelessness among youth and young adults. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to s...

GrantWatch ID#: 185605
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Benefit the Community

Deadline 08/30/24

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to benefit the community. Funding is intended for local organizations that promote racial equity and social justice and include the community in organizational decision-making. Priority will be given to...

GrantWatch ID#: 198422
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits to Promote Equity for Underserved Populations in Eligible Regi...

Deadline 08/30/24

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to promote equity for underserved populations in eligible regions. Focus areas include environment, health, arts and culture, local journalism, power- and movement-building, neighborhoods and faith, and leadership investment...

GrantWatch ID#: 205744
Upcoming

Fellowships to California Students, Individuals, and Groups to Support Social Justice Activiti...

Deadline 08/30/24

Fellowships of up to $12,500 to California students, individuals, and groups for projects that support social justice in eligible regions. The purpose of the program is to cultivate future leaders dedicated to promoting social justice within their community. Eligible a...

GrantWatch ID#: 209853
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, NGOs, Institutions, and Businesses for...

Deadline 08/30/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations, NGOs, educational institutions, and businesses for projects to expand online financial services. Funding is intended to support six to twelve-month projects to help firms join an online financial network. Priority...

GrantWatch ID#: 210583

Grants to California Agencies and Tribal Entities to Improve Transportation Infrastructure

Deadline 08/30/24

Grants to California agencies and tribal entities to strengthen the state's transportation system in the face of environmental challenges. Funding is intended to develop and implement capital projects that help to adapt local transportation infrastructure to climate ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 215154
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Teams to Address ...

Deadline 08/31/24

Grants of up to $10,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International individuals and teams for projects addressing challenges affecting society and the environment. Funding is intended for innovative solutions to concerns regarding community activation, cultur...

GrantWatch ID#: 210346

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Become a Brand Ambassador for an...

Deadline 08/31/24

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International individuals to become a brand ambassador for an online financial service. Funding is intended to cover costs related to mentorship, microgrants, events, and equipment. The funding source actively supports underrepresented ...

GrantWatch ID#: 210586
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen Local Communities, Protect the Environment, and Educate...

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to strengthen local communities, protect the environment, and educate youth. Funding is intended to promote healthy living and sustainability through projects with diverse groups and organizations across the nation.

GrantWatch ID#: 166044

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Projects that Unite People and Prom...

Deadline 09/01/24 LOI Date: 08/01/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for educational projects that unite people and promote social justice. Applicants must submit a request to apply prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended for innovative activities th...

GrantWatch ID#: 202515
NEW

Grants to California Organizations to Benefit the Community in Eligible Regions

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to California organizations for projects to benefit residents in eligible regions. Funding is intended for initiatives that endeavor to generate social change. Eligible organizations are those that are committed to the betterment of the community...

GrantWatch ID#: 208893
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Community Groups and Organizations, NGOs, and Trade U...

Deadline 09/02/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International community groups and organizations, NGOs, and trade unions to address social injustices worldwide. Funding areas of interest include improving healthcare services, ensuring workers' rights, supporting access to education, provid...

GrantWatch ID#: 215287

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Diversity in Associations...

Deadline 09/03/24

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International students, research interns, faculty members, or association management professionals affiliated with academic institutions for research addressing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the association community. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 189049
NEW

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

Deadline 09/03/24

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

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes for Research on Solutions to the Opioid C...

Deadline 09/06/24 LOI Date: 08/08/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, agencies, and tribal governments for research on solutions to the opioid crisis. A Letter of Intent is required prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for the generation of new concepts and ways to overc...

GrantWatch ID#: 215199

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Reduce the Threat of...

Deadline 09/09/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for activities to reduce and eliminate the threat of nuclear weapons. Funding is intended to address regional conflicts, reduce nuclear threats, partner with like-minded social justice movements, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179281

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Promote Social and Economic Justice

Deadline 09/10/24 LOI Date: 07/23/24

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for projects to promote social and economic justice in eligible regions. Applicants for project and general operating support must submit an LOI prior to applying. Eligible projects focus on creating systemic change by addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 172777
NEW

Grants to USA Research Institutions, Centers, and Schools to Collaborate with Nonprofits and A...

Deadline 09/12/24

Grants to USA IHE-based research institutions, centers, and schools to work in partnership with nonprofit organizations and public agencies on research projects that promote equality in youth outcomes. Proposals are welcome in the areas of justice, education, mental he...

GrantWatch ID#: 186088
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