Countries/regions: Worldwide

Topics/Subjects: child abuse, environment, housing and homelessness, international human rights, issues affecting women, learning differences, special interest grants

Description: Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global social and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged. Within their diverse range of program areas, the Foundation funds civil society organizations across the world that addresses issues of global, social and environmental concern. The Foundation’s approach is not hands-on; therefore they do not implement projects or programs directly. The Foundation responds to requests for support from organizations working in our areas of interest.

Does not provide support to individuals, and does not provide funding for scholarships or tuition assistance for undergraduate or postgraduate studies. Also does not fund religious organizations for religious purposes, election campaigns or general fund-raising drives.

Type of grant: project

Grant range:$25,000-$7,000,000

Average grant duration: One-year or Multi-year