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$93.2 Million
out of $283.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $50,000

Top Funders

Open Society Foundations
$12.9 M
Nationale Postcode Loterij
$11.0 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$8.1 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$8.1 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$7.2 M
The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation
$7.0 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$5.6 M
Bloomberg Philanthropies
$2.8 M
Ford Foundation
$2.3 M
Oak Foundation
$2.2 M
Robina Foundation
$2.0 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$1.7 M
Sarah Scaife Foundation, Inc.
$1.3 M
The Rockefeller Foundation
$1.2 M
American Jewish World Service
$1.2 M
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
$1.1 M
$1.1 M
Humanity United
$1.1 M
William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation
$1.0 M
$884.4 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$829.1 K
The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, Inc.
$680.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$653.0 K
The Stanton Foundation
$650.0 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$549.8 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 - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$32.1 M
Nuclear Issues
$19.9 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$16.0 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$6.3 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$4.4 M
Gender Equality
$3.9 M
International and Regional Institutions
$3.1 M
$1.6 M
$1.6 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.4 M
International Development
$1.3 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.0 M
Transitional Justice
$976.6 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$790.0 K
$720.0 K
Accountability and Transparency
$679.4 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$304.0 K
$273.3 K
Conflict Resolution
$250.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$145.0 K
$130.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$100.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$90.5 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

44% $40,752,792 123 Grants = 30%

Sample Grants

  • The Sigrid Rausing Trust
    awarded a grant for $46,929 to Campaign Against Arms Trade

    For core support.

  • Carnegie Corporation of New York
    awarded a grant for $50,000 to United Nations

    Toward implementation of 2004 UNSC Res. 1540, which affirms that the proliferation of nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons and their means of delivery constitutes a threat to international peace and security.

  • Humanity United
    awarded a grant for $195,429 to Global Public Policy Institute

    For a project engaging policymakers in Brazil, China, and South Africa in a constructive debate around the Responsibility to Protect.