Astraea Foundation International Fund for Sexual Minorities
June 26, 2015 /LGBT News/ The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice is accepting applications for its international grant. The Foundation supports groups, projects, or organizations working towards progressive social change which are led by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI) communities and directly address oppression based on sexual orientation and/or gender identity/expression.
Deadline: 31 July 2015
$500,000 USD or less. It strengthens LGBTQI groups by providing flexible general support grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 per year.
- Groups based in Africa, Asia/the Pacific, Eastern Europe/Commonwealth of Independent States, Latin America/the Caribbean, or the Middle East are eligible to apply.
- Groups led by and/or for LGBTQI communities are eligible. Non-LGBTI-led groups must demonstrate how they address LGBTI human rights issues and how they involve LGBTI’s in organizational and programmatic decision-making.
- Non-governmental organizations, not-for-profit groups, or the equivalent are eligible for the funding.
For more information, visit Astraea Foundation.