Updated Dec 21, 2017
Offered by Oak Foundation
|Focus Areas||Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance|
We do not provide support to individuals, and do not provide funding for scholarships or tuition assistance for undergraduate or postgraduate studies. We also do not fund religious organisations for religious purposes or election campaigns.
Except in special circumstances or in Zimbabwe, we generally do not provide programme grants under USD 25,000.
Must value the participation of people (including children) and communities.
|Planned Usage of Funds||Strive to collaborate with like-minded organisations.|
|Management Team||We seek to support innovation, visionary leaders and organisations.|
Must demonstrate good financial and organisational management.
|Potential for Scale|
We seek to support projects that are replicable either within a sector or across geographical locations andinclude plans for long-term sustainability, such as co-funding.
We believe in providing long-term support to our partners; we also believe that our partners benefit from having diverse funding sources to promote sustainability and to achieve the impact they desire. We generally fund no more than 50 per cent of the costs of any project or 20 per cent of organisational/programme budget.
We believe in providing long-term support to our partners; we also believe that our partners benefit from having diverse funding sources to promote sustainability and to achieve the impact they desire.
We consider requests for funding that meet the overall mission and goals of the Foundation. We fund a variety of time-bound projects, core costs, technical assistance and collaborative activities. Each programme has its own funding criteria, geographic scope and requirements.