Children and Youth

5%
$13.0 Million
out of $247.9 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $10,000

Top Funders

Peace Direct
$2.1 M
NoVo Foundation
$2.1 M
Ford Foundation
$1.5 M
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
$1.2 M
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$1.2 M
The Spencer Foundation
$800.5 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$785.0 K
The International Development Research Centre
$696.8 K
Humanity United
$428.4 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$410.0 K
The Global Fund for Women
$405.0 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung, GmbH
$390.0 K
GHR Foundation
$330.4 K
MADRE, Inc.
$237.7 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$226.0 K
John Templeton Foundation
$217.4 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$206.2 K
Fund For Global Human Rights, Inc.
$162.2 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$162.0 K
The Chicago Community Trust
$160.0 K
Peace Development Fund
$139.1 K
The New York Community Trust
$131.8 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$128.3 K
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
$125.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States, Inc.
$119.6 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
$5.0 M
Migration
$2.5 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.6 M
Gender Equality
$1.3 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.0 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$503.8 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$485.1 K
Democracy-building
$429.6 K
Transitional Justice
$378.4 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$244.3 K
Peacebuilding
$220.6 K
Gender-based Violence
$150.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$68.4 K
Conflict Resolution
$49.6 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$41.5 K
International Development
$18.4 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$10.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$8.4 K
Nuclear Issues
$7.5 K

Regional Focus

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

14% $1,850,332 68 Grants = 34%

Sample Grants

  • Foundation for Global Peace Building
    awarded a grant for $500 to Seeds of Peace

    For peace educator programs.

  • National Endowment for Democracy
    awarded a grant for $22,500 to Future Partners Foundation for Development

    To enable youth activists to advocate for accountability and address human rights abuses within the framework of Yemen’s transitional justice law and court system. Future Partners Foundation for Development will hold community meetings, form and lead follow-up advocacy committees, and produce and distribute a report on implementing transitional-justice mechanisms in Yemen.

  • Peace Direct
    awarded a grant for $36,118 to Action for Peace and Development

    For conducting trials of its model of peace clubs in schools, aiming to give young people an opportunity to develop their own discourse in case of conflict.