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54 Social Justice Grants for Michigan

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 Nonprofits to Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to benefit Jewish women and girls. Focus areas include education, economic empowerment, advocacy, social justice, and violence prevention. Programs serving wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953

Fellowships to USA Physicians to Improve Health Care for Disadvantaged and Vulnerable Popula...

Deadline 12/01/20

Fellowships of $60,000 to USA physicians for participation in a full-time academic program to improve health care for targeted populations. The opportunity will provide education and leadership training towards an additional academic degree to prepare physician-leaders...

GrantWatch ID#: 183620

Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to furthe...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Social Change Issues

Deadline 12/01/20

Awards of $1,500 and one award of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize exceptional research on social change issues in any related field. Research that has been completed within the past three years and has been published or is intended fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 160540

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs Related to Racial Equity and Economic Mobility

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations for initiatives that promote social justice. Applicants must submit a letter of intent six to eight weeks prior to submitting a full proposal. In the current funding cycle, a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180278

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

Deadline 12/04/20

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 Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 12/04/20

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

Award to a USA Individual to Recognize Work in Health Advocacy or Social Change

Deadline 12/04/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to honor activities, progress, and leadership that support social change in the health arena. The award is intended to recognize someone who fights for social justice and health care for all. Nominee applications must be accompanied ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191906

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Media-Specific Organizations in Eligible Locations to Impr...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and media-specific organizations in eligible locations for projects to improve the quality of local reporting. Funding is intended for projects that promote diversity and equity for residents. Eligible applicants are located i...

GrantWatch ID#: 193154

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Community Organizations to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 12/29/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories, Mexico, and Haiti community organizations for programs that promote social justice. While funding is primarily provided for general operating support to organizations with missions that align with the funding sources prio...

GrantWatch ID#: 176939

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the USA-Israel Relationship, Instill Jewish Pride, an...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits organizations to strengthen the relationship between the USA and Israel, to instill pride in the Jewish people, and to combat discrimination, hatred, and bigotry across the USA. Applicants must contact program staff before submitting an online ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Health, Safety, and Human Rights of Incarcerated Pop...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to ensure justice for and protect the human rights of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated populations impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support efforts and activities that address health,...

GrantWatch ID#: 189386
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Lawyers, and Law Firms for Justice-Related Lawsuits

Deadline 02/04/21 LOI Date: 01/12/21

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 for Research to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth

Deadline 01/13/21

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

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 Michigan Students Pursuing Advanced Degrees for Projects that Improve Health Care

Deadline 01/29/21

Grants of $3,000 to Michigan students pursuing eligible advanced degrees for projects to improve health care throughout the State. Funding is intended to support projects that address health inequities and social determinants of health. Previous grants within this prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 188889

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

Deadline 01/31/21

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
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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
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 02/24/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to enhance the local community. Proposals should align with the following areas of interest: arts and culture, community service, education, environment, and healthcare. Funded projects and programs must ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146231
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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
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Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Live and Virtual Performances at Intern...

Deadline 03/31/21

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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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 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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Fellowships to USA Journalists for Research and Reporting on Economic, Political, and Social...

Deadline 05/04/21

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 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, 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

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

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The F...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552
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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

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 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

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Media Projects th...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for projects that promote social justice and equality. The purpose of this program is to address inequality through video, film, and other media, with a particular focus on documentary practices. Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 163699

Grants and In-Kind Assistance to USA and International Nonprofits that Improve the Lives of ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind assistance to USA and International grassroots nonprofit organizations that work to benefit and advocate for disadvantaged children and youth. Funding is intended for small, innovative organizations that address the needs of children and youth living...

GrantWatch ID#: 167614

Grants to Detroit, Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth Programming

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Detroit, Michigan nonprofits, schools, and government agencies for youth programming in the areas of equity, economy, and education. Funding is intended to support Detroit children and to give them the skills necessary to succeed in today's ever-changing econ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173569

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Government Entities to Address Inequity and Racism in the ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and government entities to address inequity and racism in the local community in eligible locations through projects in a range of focus areas. Applicants are required to submit a pre-application prior to submitting a full pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180512

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, NGOs, Institutions, and Individua...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, NGOs, institutions, individuals, or collaborations between various entities to turn a world-changing idea into reality. Finalists are given funding, publicity, and help with other resources in orde...

GrantWatch ID#: 180556

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Evidence-Based Projects that Address Social Issues

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and federal, state, or local government agencies to expand the delivery of eligible evidence-based interventions addressing major social issues. Applicants must submit a letter of interest before the submission of a full proposal. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182803

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Businesses, and Schools for Health, Education, and Economic Pr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Southeastern Michigan nonprofits, businesses, and school districts for projects and programs in the areas of health, education, and economic prosperity. Organizations from Oakland, Macomb, and Wayne Counties are eligible to apply. Priority is given to project...

GrantWatch ID#: 184100
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Grants to USA Organizations for Activities that Address Social Injustice

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for grassroots and community activities that promote social and economic justice. Funding is intended to address racial, religious, ethnic, and other forms of discrimination. Priority is given to organizations led by Black, Indigenous, and p...

GrantWatch ID#: 184164

Grants to New York and Michigan Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Residents in Elig...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Western New York and Southeast Michigan nonprofits for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding may be used for recreational programs for children and youth, skills training and education for adults, support for caregivers, and s...

GrantWatch ID#: 184810

Grants to USA Organizations for Innovative Projects that Promote Health Equity

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Territories organizations for projects that promote health equity throughout the nation. Funding projects may also address issues related to the COVID-19 health crisis. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that increase opportunities for...

GrantWatch ID#: 189005
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Grants to USA Reporters for Stories Related to Racial Injustice

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA reporters for groundbreaking stories related to racial injustice. Funding is intended to promote stories that shed new light on wrongdoing on the part of law enforcement officials and police officers. Eligible stories should break new gro...

GrantWatch ID#: 190502