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$23.3 Million
out of $357.1 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $23,244

Top Funders

NoVo Foundation
$6.7 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$3.8 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$2.8 M
Oak Foundation
$1.7 M
Humanity United
$815.7 K
Comic Relief
$781.6 K
American Jewish World Service
$688.0 K
$602.0 K
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
$500.0 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$474.2 K
Ford Foundation
$430.0 K
$349.9 K
National Endowment for Democracy
$266.9 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$258.1 K
Tides Foundation
$240.4 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States
$233.5 K
New Israel Foundation
$194.1 K
Mensen met een Missie
$180.2 K
Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program
$176.2 K
Euro-Mediterranean Foundation of Support to Human Rights Defenders
$150.9 K
$140.8 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$125.0 K
Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc.
$100.0 K
The Wunderkinder Foundation
$100.0 K
The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
$80.0 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

$9.4 M
Gender Equality
$5.7 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$3.6 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$2.4 M
International Development
$2.2 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$2.0 M
Gender-based Violence
$1.3 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.2 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.1 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$1.0 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$831.6 K
$470.6 K
$431.8 K
Transitional Justice
$277.8 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$275.0 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$174.2 K
Conflict Resolution
$144.0 K
$51.3 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$46.9 K
Peace Negotiations
$30.0 K

Regional Focus

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

7% $1,590,841 54 Grants = 29%

Sample Grants

  • King Baudouin Foundation United States, Inc.
    awarded a grant for $38,282 to Help Without Frontiers

    For assistance, education, and food to thousands of migrant and refugee children from Burma/Myanmar along the border with Thailand.

  • Arab Human Rights Fund
    awarded a grant for $39,941 to Africa and Middle East Refugee Assistance Egypt

    To directly serve 500 Syrian asylum seekers by providing them with information/advice on the asylum procedures and obtaining temporary protection from UNHCR.

  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    awarded a grant for $800,000 to International Rescue Committee

    For emergency relief for conflict-affected communities in the Central African Republic.