Ford Foundation Grants

Eligible Geographic Areas

Information about the funding opportunity
Grants support initiatives at the grassroots level, to promote collaboration among the nonprofit, government and business sectors.

Funding Web Address

From a few thousand US$ to 1million US$


Information on deadlines
Applications are considered throughout the year.

How to apply
Before a request is made for a grant, a brief letter of inquiry is advisable to determine whether the foundation’s present interests and funds permit consideration of the request. For further information follow link to Application guidelines.

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Eligible research topics
Community and Resource Development

Who can apply
Organizations and individuals

Contact details

Contact Address
Requests in foreign countries should be directed to the nearest foundation office. For a list of foundation offices visit

Donor Organization(s)
  • Ford Foundation

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