Civic Engagement Grant News

Selected civic engagement grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Want to Make an Impactful Grant? Consider Independent Media Outlets

A recent study from the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University has concluded that small news organizations can have a noticeable influence on the issues of today. If as few...more

Charities Focus on Social Investment as a Finance Tool

Charity organizations in the UK have been using the social investment market to raise funds in the past few years. This is part of a larger trend in UK charities, which are moving away from...more

Govt, private, philanthropic sectors all needed to tackle social issues: Gates
Foundation: Gates Foundation

Melinda and Bill Gates write a letter each year about philanthropy initiated by the couple. The letter is written openly, addressed to groups such as employees, teenagers or even to the whole world....more

$7 Million in Native Grants From Ford Foundation
Foundation: Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation has bestowed seven million dollars to Native American communities and organizations. The grant money is split between several groups, but there is a common cause. The belief behind...more

Largest Foundation Support for Public Affairs and Society Benefit for 2012

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Government Grants for Civic Engagement

NIJ FY18 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices

With this solicitation, the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) seeks proposal for research and/or evaluation projects to examine the impact of police crime-reduction practices and strategies on four...more
Posted On - 2018-03-16

OJJDP FY 18 Internet Crimes Against Children Task Forces: Forensic Capacity Hiring Program for Wounded Veterans

Fund computer forensic examiner positions within ICAC's for wounded veterans....more
Posted On - 2018-03-16

OJJDP FY 2018 Specialized Services and Mentoring for Child and Youth Victims of Sex Trafficking

The purpose of this program is to enhance the capacity of applicant organizations to respond to the needs of child victims of commercial sexual exploitation (CSE)/domestic sex trafficking (DST)....more
Posted On - 2018-03-16

OJJDP FY 18 National Juvenile Court Data Archive

The purpose of this project is to collect, maintain, and make accessible the nation’s primary source of detailed information on juvenile court case processing of delinquency and...more
Posted On - 2018-03-16

Access to Justice

The overall goal of this program is to increase the demand for justice in Kosovo. It is envisioned that by providing citizens with the requisite tools and information about the justice system,...more
Posted On - 2018-03-15

Support for Colombian Judicial Education

The Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is responsible for the development, supervision, coordination and implementation of international narcotics control assistance...more
Posted On - 2018-03-15

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IMT Hyderabad Introduces Joint ‘Social Entrepreneurship’ Program with Columbia University

IMT Hyderabad Introduces Joint ‘Social Entrepreneurship’ Program with Columbia University
The Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Hyderabad has launched an innovative Social Entrepreneurship program with Columbia...

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