The Khaled Hosseini Foundation: Seeking Applications for Omid (Hope) Grant Program

Deadline: 1 January 2018

The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is seeking applications for its Omid Grant program to support humanitarian projects in Afghanistan.

The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides humanitarian relief and shelter to families, economic opportunity for women, and healthcare and education for children in Afghanistan.

The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that was started by Khaled Hosseini, the award-winning author of The Kite Runner in 2008.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, or those with fiscal funders who are designated as 501(c)(3) and that are working to provide the following in Afghanistan may apply:
    • Education and/or training
    • Economic opportunities
    • Healthcare for women and children
  • The foundation does not fund individuals, individual trips or tours, conferences or events, or projects that benefit political, religious, or military organizations.

How to Apply

Nonprofits may apply for an Omid Grant by printing out the application and submitting it at the address given on the website.

For more information, please visit Omid (Hope) Grant Program.

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