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$42.8 Million
out of $435.4 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $114,775

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$9.4 M
Open Society Institute
$4.3 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$3.6 M
Oak Foundation
$3.4 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$2.8 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$2.2 M
Good Ventures Foundation
$2.0 M
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$1.6 M
$1.5 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$1.5 M
The Skoll Foundation
$1.3 M
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$1.3 M
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
$1.1 M
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$952.0 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$800.0 K
Ford Foundation
$650.0 K
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$610.0 K
NoVo Foundation
$600.0 K
The Nduna Foundation
$500.0 K
Humanity United
$405.0 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$391.0 K
GHR Foundation
$367.8 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$237.8 K
Bridgeway Foundation
$220.0 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$177.3 K

Starting in 2014, the Open Society Foundations’ grants data is reported by and attributed to the individual legal entities that constitute the Foundations. Prior to 2014, grantmaking from these funders are collectively attributed to ‘Open Society Foundations’.

Issue Focus

General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$11.5 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$8.9 M
Nuclear Issues
$6.3 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$3.1 M
$2.9 M
Gender Equality
$2.8 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$2.6 M
Accountability and Transparency
$2.4 M
International Development
$1.8 M
$1.5 M
$1.5 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$1.3 M
International and Regional Institutions
$1.2 M
Transitional Justice
$1.1 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$776.6 K
Gender-based Violence
$636.6 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$609.6 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$584.9 K
$400.0 K
$200.8 K
Conflict Resolution
$147.9 K
Peace Negotiations
$99.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

16% $6,902,546 18 Grants = 10%

Sample Grants

  • Foundation to Promote Open Society
    awarded a grant for $120,039 to Fundacion para Las Relaciones Internacionales y El Dialogo Exterior

    To monitor EU policies toward Central Asia from a normative perspective, to provide a critical analysis of Europe-Central Asia relations, and to generate recommendations of how the EU can pursue energy, security, and development objectives in the region without sacrificing democratic and human rights values.

  • Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
    awarded a grant for $140,787 to European Leadership Network

    For the Top Level Group of UK Parliamentarians for Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation.

  • Robert Bosch Stiftung
    awarded a grant for $199,200 to Lokarri, Citizen Network for Peace and Agreement

    For promotion and consolidation of a peace process in the Basque country.