2018 ISTAT Foundation Humanitarian Program

Silvia Weninger

1) Objective

The International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading Foundation (ISTAT Foundation) was founded in 1994 to support individuals and institutions that promote the advancement of commercial aviation and humanitarianism. The Foundation supports humanitarian causes that are designed to help save lives, promote human welfare and alleviate suffering. Their focus is on restoring the basic necessities and improving the well-being of those in need as a result of global disasters and/or afflictions. In addition, the ISTAT Foundation collaborates with and supports non-governmental, not-for-profit organizations that provide air transportation for patients that have critical needs for medical treatment and cargo that is necessary to support humanitarian causes.

2) Eligibility

Eligible applicants are non-governmental, not-for-profit organisations that provide air transportation for patients that have critical needs for medical treatment and cargo that is necessary to support humanitarian causes.

3) Location

Actions can take place worldwide.

4) Budget

ISTAT Foundation generally awards humanitarian grants of up to $10,000.

5) Application

The committee is now accepting proposals for the 2018 ISTAT Foundation Humanitarian Program. Completed applications shall be submitted as an email attachment to istatgrants(a)istat.org with the subject line: ISTAT Foundation Humanitarian Grant Application, {Organization Name}. It is encouraged to provide electronic attachments of the organization’s brochures, news clippings or articles. The deadline to submit applications is Saturday, 1 September 2018. All humanitarian grant applicants will be notified of the status of their application in October of 2018.