Leadership and Professional Development

Professional development of management, boards, staff, and volunteers. Includes leadership development, recruiting, training, and salaries.

Select Year

$8.2 Million
out of $435.4 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $80,000

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$3.1 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$2.2 M
Bridgeway Foundation
$857.3 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$750.0 K
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
$660.0 K
Howard G. Buffett Foundation
$534.9 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$439.0 K
GHR Foundation
$330.4 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$240.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$225.0 K
Humanity United
$214.7 K
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
$190.7 K
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$160.0 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$133.7 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$132.5 K
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
$130.0 K
Proteus Fund, Inc.
$100.0 K
Open Society Institute
$80.0 K
Dorot Foundation
$60.0 K
Colombe Peace Foundation
$50.0 K
Public Welfare Foundation, Inc.
$40.0 K
Tides Foundation
$31.2 K
Chino Cienega Foundation
$24.5 K
Urgent Action Fund - Africa
$8.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States
$7.7 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
$2.9 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.5 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$1.4 M
Gender Equality
$1.2 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$1.2 M
$660.0 K
International Development
$534.9 K
$439.0 K
Nuclear Issues
$385.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$330.4 K
$100.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$68.5 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$24.5 K
$20.0 K
$8.0 K
Transitional Justice
$5.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$1.2 K

Regional Focus