|Donor:||Seventh Generation Fund|
|Application procedure:||Online Application|
|Donor base:||United States|
|Eligible applicants:||Non-Profit Organisation|
|Grant size:||Small - up to $100,000|
|Minimum grant size:||250$|
|Total available budget:||-|
|Maximum grant size:||10.000$|
|Funding ratio:||up to 100%|
- Agriculture & Rural Development
- Capacity Building
- Children & Youth
- Economic Development
- Environment & Natural Resources
- Food Security
- Human Rights
- Peace & Conflict Resolution
- Social Inclusion
Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela
Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, East Timor, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Yemen
Albania, Armenia, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine
Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu
Founded in 1977, the Seventh Generation Fund is an Indigenous non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting and maintaining the uniqueness of native peoples and the sovereignty of their distinct nations. The Fund offers an integrated program of advocacy, small grants, training and technical assistance, media experience and fiscal management to Indigenous grassroots communities across the globe. The Seventh Generation Fund’s general grant-making program support projects engaged in community empowerment and organizing endeavors, issue advocacy, cultural revitalization, strengthening Indigenous knowledge and practices, and Native leadership development.
Community Vitality enhances Indigenous identity and cultural connection. This program encompasses food justice through cultural revitalization; as many traditional foods are connected to cultural traditions, subsistence lifeways, and Indigenous Peoples’ fundamental relationships to land, community, and collective spirit. Creative expression and practices are encouraged individually and collectively. They hope to foster leadership development, as well as advance cultural and social justice.
Organisations that wish to apply must meet the following requirements: (1) Be a non-profit organization with 501(3)(c) tax-exemption status; (2) Engagement, Leadership & Decision-making – 80% or more Indigenous Board of Directors / Leadership, with an Indigenous Executive Director; (3) Emerge directly from the community and are led by the Indigenous Peoples impacted by the project; and (4) Be in good standing with the Seventh Generation Fund.
Actions can take place across the globe.
Grant awards range from $250 to $10,000.
Applications must be submitted via the online application portal with two deadlines per year (usually November and March). Applicants should expect 10-12 weeks from the grant due date for the results of the proposal review to be announced.