International Funding Sources

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The increase of non-governmental organizations or not-for-profits overseas has opened up vast new opportunities for grantmakers. They are easily able to find organizations worldwide that match their grantmaking focus. For that reason we’ve listed international grantmakers that have a focus in certain geographic regions.They may give grants to specific program areas which don’t correspond to your organization. If that’s the case, continue moving down the list. Grant proposals are 80% research and planning and 20% writing, don’t give up!


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Click below on a geographic area for an alphabetical listing of grantmaking foundations and corporate giving programs with an expressed interest in that area.