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$28.0 Million
out of $376.8 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $30,000

Top Funders

Foundation to Promote Open Society
$8.0 M
Ford Foundation
$3.5 M
NoVo Foundation
$3.5 M
Oak Foundation
$2.4 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$1.9 M
The San Francisco Foundation
$1.4 M
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$560.0 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$543.3 K
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
$500.0 K
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
$500.0 K
New Israel Foundation
$434.4 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$430.0 K
$285.4 K
American Jewish World Service
$263.7 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$200.0 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$200.0 K
Greater Cincinnati Foundation
$160.0 K
Sarah Scaife Foundation, Inc.
$160.0 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$158.9 K
Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, Inc.
$150.0 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$146.0 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$145.5 K
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC)
$137.0 K
Comic Relief
$130.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$124.2 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

$18.0 M
Gender Equality
$5.8 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$2.0 M
Transitional Justice
$1.9 M
International and Regional Institutions
$1.5 M
$1.5 M
International Development
$1.4 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$1.3 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$391.2 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$386.8 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$200.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$131.2 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$125.0 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$91.2 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$75.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$28.3 K
$20.3 K
Peace Negotiations
$20.0 K
Nuclear Issues
$20.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$12.0 K
$10.0 K

Regional Focus

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

10% $2,690,923 38 Grants = 23%

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.