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67 Social Justice Grants for New York City

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 Individual for Research on Diversity in Association...

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

Grant of up to $15,000 to a USA, Canada, or International student, research intern, faculty member, or association management professional for research addressing diversity in nonprofit membership and association management. Applicants are required to submit a Letter o...

GrantWatch ID#: 189049

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

Deadline 01/27/21

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Work to Achieve 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 CBOs to Address Issues Related to Environmental Justice and Health

Deadline 02/21/21 Conference Date: 01/29/21

Grants to USA community-based organizations for programs and activities that address issues related to environmental justice and health. Applications are encouraged from groups representing low-income, urban, rural, and minority communities. This grant program will sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 190689

Awards to USA Journalists for Excellence in Public Service Journalism

Deadline 01/30/21

Awards of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize outstanding commentary or investigative journalism that serves the common good. Nominees should demonstrate strong storytelling skills, reportorial excellence, and social justice impact. The contest is open to journalist...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619

Grants to USA and Canada Female Artists for Works of Art that Address Women

Deadline 01/31/21

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA and Canada feminist women artists for works of art that address women. For 2021, projects will be accepted in the disciplines of poetry and nonfiction writing. The purpose of funding is to support high-quality original work that promotes j...

GrantWatch ID#: 166159

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Address Social Justice Issues for General Operating Support

Deadline 04/16/21 LOI Date: 02/01/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for general operating support. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Eligible applicants are grassroots, constituent-led organizations that address issues of environmental and social justice in their com...

GrantWatch ID#: 179477

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

Deadline 02/02/21

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

Grant to a USA Researcher for Studies Related to Reducing Inequities and Improving Health Out...

Deadline 02/05/21

Grant of $50,000 to a USA researcher for studies related to reducing inequities in the health sector. Funding is intended to support collaborative studies that improve the quality, access, delivery, and outcome of health care and help to mitigate health disparities. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 193674

Grant to a USA Scholar for Research Related to Reducing Health Care Inequities

Deadline 02/05/21

Grant of $50,000 to a USA institution-affiliated investigator for research related to reducing inequities in the health sector. Funding is intended to support collaborative studies that improve the quality, access, delivery, and outcome of health care and help to mitig...

GrantWatch ID#: 193675

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Journalists for Local Reporting on the Coronavirus ...

Deadline 02/08/21

Grants of up to $8,000 to USA, Canada, and International journalists for local reporting on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Funding is especially intended for reporting that covers social, emotional, economic, and equity issues. Funding is intended for writers, ph...

GrantWatch ID#: 188774

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Film Directors and Producers for Nonfiction Short F...

Deadline 02/08/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International film directors and producers for nonfiction short films. Eligible projects are those related to the issue of gun violence in the United States. Priority will be given to short films that focus on the connection ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192755
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Combat Discrimination and Racia...

Deadline 02/11/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals for activities addressing racial inequity. Funding is intended for innovative and impactful projects that offer fresh perspectives on racism and provide solutions to discrimination and inequity. This year’s co...

GrantWatch ID#: 187665

Grants to USA Local Governments for Programs Assisting Youth Affected by Community Violence

Deadline 02/15/21

Grants to USA counties, cities, and local governments that have experienced recent civil unrest to help high-risk youth and their families recover from the resulting stress and trauma. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complet...

GrantWatch ID#: 171272
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Seminaries, and IHEs for Programs Addre...

Deadline 06/15/21 LOI Date: 02/15/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, institutions, seminaries, divinity schools, and IHEs for programs and projects that address issues of religion, justice, and race in America. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 194217

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Develop Projects Addressing Cri...

Deadline 02/17/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that foster change and reform on issues related to the U.S. criminal justice system. The fellowships are intended to mitigate the harmful impact of current criminal justice policies on communities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161096

Fellowships to USA Young Adults to Pursue Projects Related to Criminal Justice Reform

Deadline 02/17/21

Fellowships to USA and territories young adults for projects that address criminal justice reform in the United States. Selected fellows must be affiliated with a nonprofit host organization and are expected work with a mentor on projects. Funding is intended to cover ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193863

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

Deadline 03/31/21 Conference Date: 02/18/21

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
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Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Female Professional Journalist for Human Rights...

Deadline 02/25/21

Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International female professional journalist for social justice and human rights studies. The goal of the program is to provide an opportunity for research and internships with major print media outlets. The Fellow will have input in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 194244

Grants to USA Black-Led Projects, Organizations, and Groups for Social Change Initiatives

Deadline 02/26/21

Grants to USA Black-led projects, organizations, and groups for social change initiatives. Funding is intended for established organizations as well as smaller start-up organizations. The program is intended to directly support organizations and projects that are devel...

GrantWatch ID#: 194216
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Grants to New York City Organizations to Address Community Needs Including Disparities Due t...

Deadline 03/01/21

Grants to New York City organizations and groups in eligible locations to address community needs, including racial disparities brought on by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the economic crisis. Applicants must submit a preliminary request prior to submitting a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175702

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 New York City Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Youth and Address Inequality

Deadline 03/11/21

Grants of up to $25,000 and in-kind technical assistance to New York City nonprofit organizations for activities that benefit children and young adults in eligible regions. Priority is given to proposals that address inequality for underserved populations. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 174510

Grants to New York City Nonprofits and Individuals to Promote Social Equity Through Cultural...

Deadline 03/12/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to New York City nonprofit organizations and individual artists of eligible backgrounds to promote social equity through the use of a variety of cultural and artistic mediums. The funding source is especially interested in projects addressing th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180174

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in states east of the Mississippi River for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to promote community involvement in civil and human rights issues. Program goals should be to affect local, state, regional, or national lev...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683

Grants to New York Grassroots Organizations in Eligible Locations for Operational Support

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to New York grassroots organizations in eligible locations to support operations and build capacity. Funding is intended for applicants working to promote systemic change in communities affected by injustice. Eligible applicants must build commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 186680

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
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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 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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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 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 New York Nonprofits to Address Systemic Racism, Discrimination, and Police Account...

Deadline 04/15/21

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to address systemic racism, discrimination against Black communities, and police accountability. Priority will be given to first-time applicants, as well as to Black-led organizations. The Fund provides g...

GrantWatch ID#: 191905
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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
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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

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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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 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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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
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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, 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 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
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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