RFPs

March 1, 2021

COVID-19 GLOBAL LGBTIQ EMERGENCY FUND

The global COVID-19 emergency presents tremendous challenges to LGBTIQ people, especially in places with deep poverty and weak health systems or government infrastructure. When a crisis hits “everyone,” the most marginalized become even more vulnerable. LGBTIQ people in many parts of the world cannot count on governments or relief organizations for help. As OutRight’s research report, “ Vulnerability Amplified,” has revealed, in too many places, LGBTIQ people have less access to healthcare in the COVID crisis, were hit hard by unemployment and food scarcity, or saw their already thin margins disappear. That is why OutRight Action International launched the COVID-19 […]
February 18, 2021

The Williams Institute’s LGBTQ & Racial Justice Small Grants Program

The Williams Institute’s LGBTQ & Racial Justice Small Grants Program aims to encourage new research on LGBTQ populations, with a particular focus on emerging issues at the intersections of race, sexual orientation, and gender identity. The Program is designed to support work that will have a direct impact on law and policy.  
February 4, 2021

LGBTQ Southerners impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for an Emergency Assistance Grant (EAG)

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues – and even as hope is on the horizon with the early rollout of the vaccine – our team sends love and support to folks facing significant hardships, including so many across the LGBTQ South. Today we are opening a new round of COVID-19 Rapid Response Grant Program funding to provide support to help with rent, food, medical expenses and other necessities. LGBTQ Southerners impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for an Emergency Assistance Grant (EAG) – just click here. Any LGBTQ person in a Southern state experiencing the health and/or financial impacts of the pandemic is eligible […]
February 2, 2021

(WOO) Community Care Fund

The Window of Opportunity (WOO) Community Care Fund provides financial assistance of up to $1,000 to Leeway grant and award recipients experiencing immediate financial need due to the continuation of the pandemic͛s impact on artist lives and livelihoods͘. In April 2020, Leeway established a COVID-19 Relief Fund with the goal of distributing unrestricted grants to Leeway grant and award recipients experiencing financial hardship as a direct result of the COVID-19 crisis. At the end of 2020, $75,055* has been re-distributed to 112 individual artists. Thanks to generous support from the Independence Public Media Foundation, the Samuel S. Fels Fund, William […]
X