Deadline: 15 September 2019
- uses community organizing to bring about systemic change leading to a more just society; and
- mobilizes those who have been disenfranchised and excluded from resources, power and the right to self-determination; and
- has an active focused campaign to create systemic change
The maximum grant is $15,000. Most grants are between $6,000 and $8,000. Challenge or matching grants are a possibility. Grants are given for one year. Second-year funding is possible after submitting a new proposal and a final (or interim) report. Third-year funding for the same project is unusual.
- Priority is given to active, specific campaigns to create change in the economic, social, and political structures that affect their lives.
- The program expects the organization’s infrastructure, including leadership, membership and systems of accountability to be developed by the time of the application.
- Projects that are less likely to receive conventional funding because of the innovative or challenging nature of the work or the economic and social status of the constituency are welcome.
How to Apply
Applications must be submitted at the address given on the website.
Eligible Countries: Canada and United States
For more information, please visit https://www.uufunding.org/process-and-deadlines.html