Are you a social justice leader? Are you looking for seed money or money to help sustain yourself and the work you do? Are you overwhelmed with lengthy grant applications? Well, I think I may have an easy solution for you. Apply for The Kalamazoo College Global Prize for Collaborative Social Justice Leadership. You could have the opportunity to win $25,000 but the deadline is coming fast (March 8, 2013).
This grant is for any individual, organization, educational institution or group. It can be an existing project or one that you have dreamed up. There are two prizes: regional ($5,000 prize) and global ($25,000 prize).
There is no application fee and no lengthy paperwork to fill out. Just fill in basic information on the on-line form and send in a video from 8-10 minutes. Keeping in mind that the work/submission must meet these criteria:
*Demonstrate transformational thinking and collaboration in its leadership structure and strategies
*Builds the voices and leadership of those impacted by injustice
*Attack root causes
*Excite and ignite
As you can see, the guidelines are broad so it gives much room for folks to be creative.
This grant is open to anyone working in sexual justice, gender justice, food justice, Immigration, mass incarceration, animal rights, economic justice, disability activism, anti-violence, domestic violence, youth issues, People of Color justice, and beyond….
Please pass this on and good luck!!!
This is a fantastic opportunity. I hope you can pass along some info to aid in many invisible and unheard voices to apply. Thanks so much.
Ignacio G Rivera
Check out all the details by clicking link. Apply for Kalamazoo College’s $25,000 Social Justice Leadership Prize! 8-10 minute video entries are due by March 8