Foundation / Corporation
Michelson 20MM Foundation
Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions to help reintegrate formerly incarcerated students into the educational system. Funding is intended to educate staff, empower student leaders, and support students by offering employment opportunities, transitional housing, and transfer of postsecondary credits. Preference will be given to proposals covering a specific self-contained milestone focus including inflection points, things that may open up a new foothold with a partner (i.e. enabling a new partnership with a market leader), or a new proof of concept.
Michelson 20MM is committed to helping individuals and communities impacted by the criminal justice system forge a brighter, more prosperous future through educational attainment. In keeping this pledge, the Foundation is launching its latest Michelson Spark Grants funding round and awarding grants to nonprofits at the intersection of higher education, workforce development, and successful re-entry.
In this Smart Justice funding round, the Foundation is seeking to support projects capable of meeting one or more of the following key target outcomes:
GrantWatch ID#: 189347
Grant ask is up to $25,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Michelson 20MM Foundation
555 W. 5th St. 35th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013
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