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$26.7 Million
out of $357.1 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $50,000

Top Funders

Nationale Postcode Loterij
$7.9 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$3.0 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$2.8 M
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$2.0 M
Oak Foundation
$1.7 M
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
$1.4 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$1.1 M
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$1.0 M
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$927.6 K
Humanity United
$900.0 K
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$840.3 K
The Nduna Foundation
$500.0 K
John Templeton Foundation
$371.4 K
Ploughshares Fund
$321.5 K
The Pershing Square Foundation
$250.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$215.0 K
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
$170.1 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$150.0 K
The Tinker Foundation Inc.
$150.0 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$130.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$115.0 K
Tides Foundation
$114.0 K
The Charitable Foundation
$97.7 K
Open Society Institute Budapest Foundation
$85.3 K
Avina Americas, Inc.
$54.0 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

General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$17.4 M
Nuclear Issues
$2.9 M
Gender Equality
$1.3 M
International and Regional Institutions
$1.2 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.1 M
$1.0 M
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$950.0 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$841.5 K
International Development
$791.9 K
Transitional Justice
$705.7 K
$474.3 K
Conflict Resolution
$451.8 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$398.7 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$395.1 K
$299.8 K
Accountability and Transparency
$266.5 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$173.9 K
$65.2 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$5.3 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

55% $14,755,527 27 Grants = 19%

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.