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Grants from 2018 are still being collected and indexed; figures will change once the data is updated.

$24.4 Million
out of $239.3 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $100,000

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$10.0 M
Oak Foundation
$8.1 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$3.6 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$760.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$600.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$505.0 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$489.7 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$230.5 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$55.0 K
Tides Foundation
$35.0 K
Koch Foundation, Inc.
$15.0 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$15.0 K
Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights
$9.1 K
Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund
$8.5 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$4.6 K
Women's Fund in Georgia
$2.5 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

Gender Equality
$7.6 M
Nuclear Issues
$6.9 M
Gender-based Violence
$6.9 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$4.2 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$3.6 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$1.2 M
$971.0 K
$705.0 K
$702.5 K
Transitional Justice
$651.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$412.2 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$363.7 K
$341.5 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$50.0 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$35.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$28.6 K
$15.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

3% $600,999 11 Grants = 15%

Sample Grants

  • Rockefeller Brothers Fund
    awarded a grant for $17,000 to Humanitarian Law Centre

    For its project, the International Forum for transitional justice in post-Yugoslav States.

  • Robert Bosch Stiftung
    awarded a grant for $53,120 to Musicians without Borders

    For the Mitrovica Rock School.

  • Carnegie Corporation of New York
    awarded a grant for $250,000 to Atlantic Council of the United States

    For a project on Russia's security relationship with the United States and its allies.