The Open Society Foundations award grants, scholarships, and fellowships throughout the year to organizations and individuals who share Open Society values. We look for grantees who have a vision and whose efforts will lead to lasting social change. The vast majority of our grants are awarded to organizations that we approach directly, but we do list some open opportunities below. Other funding opportunities are available through Open Societys network of national and regional foundations.
The Education Support Program and the Early Childhood Program of the Open Society Foundations are welcoming proposals to improve the educational opportunities of marginalized children in Hungary.
Open Society Initiative for Europes call for proposals is open to NGOs registered in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia to support their efforts strengthening their social support base.
The Open Society Foundations will award individual grants to former senior-level government officials and staff who have played a significant role in advancing social change.
The Latin America Program of the Open Society Foundations focuses its funding on accountability and transparency, drug policy, human rights, citizen security, and homicide reduction.
The New Executives Fund provides key support to new nonprofit heads to help organizations navigate leadership transitions.
The Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa invites applications from pro-democracy organizations in the region.
The Open Society Internship for Rights and Governance seeks to educate future leaders who can integrate practical field experience and local knowledge with state-of-the-art research in policy development and implementation.
The Open Society Justice Initiative and Central European University invite applicants for the 2018 Summer School in Human Rights Litigation.
The Open Society Public Health Program calls for letters of intent from organizations, informal groups, and networks in select countries to apply for funding to change dominant narratives about sex workers.
Read the latest from our staff, grantees, and partners about how were working around the world to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable and open to the participation of all people.
Every year the Open Society Foundations give thousands of grants to groups and individuals that work on the issues we focus onpromoting tolerance, transparency, and open debate.