Arthur B. Schultz Foundation: Advancing Opportunities for Women and People with Mobility Challenges

Deadline: 5 October 2018

The Arthur B. Schultz Foundation is seeking Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for its Grant program with an aim to advance opportunities for women and people with mobility challenges in developing countries.

Funding Interests

  • Mobility Solutions: A world with equal access to mobility and related services for all.
    • Priority is given to organizations that:
      • Work with established in-country, technologically appropriate wheelchair manufacturers;
      • Take a preventive approach by addressing early childhood issues and interventions:
      • Employ a substantial percentage of disabled workers;
      • Help children with physical disabilities gain access to educational opportunities;
      • Evaluate their work and adapt to changing situations.
  • Women’s Empowerment – education, leadership & entrepreneurship: A world with opportunities for all women to receive an education, assume leadership roles and achieve economic independence.
    • Priority is given to organizations that:
      • Are locally-run, by women, supporting women and girls;
      • Emphasize leadership, self-esteem, and mentoring in their projects;
      • Support primarily female entrepreneurs;
      • Offer high-quality and innovative educational opportunities from high school through university level;
      • Are well-established in the communities in which they work and collaborate with other NGOs;
      • Evaluate their work and adapt to changing situations;
      • Are located in rural areas and urban slums;

Eligible Organizations

General eligibility for organizations:

How to Apply

Applicants can submit Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) via given website.

For more information, visit

  • Avatar Mohamed Haruna says:

    It is very interesting to start the project

    • Avatar TUGUME BRIAN says:

      Thanks my brother Haruna but the milestone is not a joke there are alot of issues since starting a project needs money so we are in financial frustrations just keep praying for us.

  • Avatar TUGUME BRIAN says:

    i started up community based organization but i have a serious problem of funding please help me out.

    • Avatar Reena says:


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      Thank you!

  • Avatar Wilmon Wickremasinghe says:

    Ours is an organization based in Sri Lanka (South Asian country).focus on vulnerable women and disabled children with meaningful projects and programs designed to empower women and children.We are short of funds to implement them.Why don’t you extend your services to South Asia which is the poorest region in the globe.

  • Avatar asha says:

    i am very interested with your project to join and to apply because i have an ngo of helping peoples with disable .

    • Avatar Tugume Brian says:

      It’s my pleasure to meet you here,am very thankful to hear this wonderful interest you have shown. Now let’s share more contact details about each other,I would wish to have your website page.

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