Tag Archives: Minorities

Alternate Lifestyle Projects Can Win Aid

Private Funder: David Bohnett Foundation; Opportunity: LGBT Community Grants (2016); Funding Focus: Minorities, youth and education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies (the foundation distributed $5.2 million last year); Deadline: July 31.

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Alternative Lifestyle Projects Can Win Aid

Private Funder: David Bohnett Foundation; Opportunity: LGBT Community Grants (2017); Funding Focus: Minorities, youth and education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies (the foundation made $3.9 million in grants last year); Deadline: July 31.

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Scholarships, Education are Grant Foundation’s Focus

Foundation: William T. Grant Foundation; Opportunity: Scholar Grants; Funding Focus: Children, youth, minorities, education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards; Deadline: July 6.

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Applications Accepted for Neighborhood Partners Programs

The PSEG Foundation, the charitable arm of the Public Service Enterprise Group, is accepting proposals from nonprofits for its Neighborhood Partners Program. Deadline: Oct. 31.

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Education Achievement Projects Can Win support

Funders: Spencer Foundation/University of Illinois Chicago; Opportunity: Education grants; Funding Focus: K-12 education, minorities and student achievement; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Researchers (must partner with a college or K-12 school); Funding: Multiple awards (the foundation distributed about $14 million in … Continue reading

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Insurance Carrier Foundation Favors Projects for Minorities

Travelers is one of the largest providers of property and casualty insurance products in the United States. The St. Paul Travelers Foundation funds a wide range of programs, particularly those designed to help the underserved and minorities. It made $8 … Continue reading

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$10M for Efforts to Improve HIV Services for Minority Youth

Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (HHS); Program: Comprehensive High-Impact HIV Prevention Projects for Young Men of Color Who Have Sex with Men and Young Transgender Persons of Color (CFDA Number: 93.939) (Funding Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-PS17-1704); Eligibility: Community-based organizations … Continue reading

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Transportation Funder Makes Community, Minority Projects a Priority

Private Funder: Union Pacific Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 Community-Based Grants Program; Funding Focus: Education and minorities; Geographic Focus: Giving on a national basis with emphasis on AR, AZ, CA, CO, IA, ID, IL, KS, LA, MN, MO, MT, NE, NM, NV, … Continue reading

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Meadows Foundation Supports Women, Girls Projects

Private Funder: Open Meadows Foundation; Opportunity: Women and girls grants; Funding Focus: Minorities and diversity; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits (Groups that have had encountered obstacles in their search for funding are encouraged to apply); Funding: Multiple awards ranging up … Continue reading

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Achievement, Scholarship are Grant Foundation’s Focus

Foundation: William T. Grant Foundation; Opportunity: Scholar Grants; Funding Focus: Children, youth, minorities, education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards; Deadline: July 6. Summary: The foundation supports research on reducing disparities in academic, behavioral, social and economic outcomes … Continue reading

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