Grant Announcements

Grant Cycle 1

RFP: Mentoring High-School Students in Inner Cities

Precipitating Issue(s): Lack of opportunities for post-secondary education mentoring among low-income and/or inner-city American Muslim communities.

This RFP will fund existing mentoring programs focused on post-secondary education towards a scale up with substantiated projections of 200%+ impact, or fund mentoring program proposals that are positioned to activate within 2-3 months of funding.

Grant Allocation: $250-1,500 per grantee; 2-3 grantees.

Application period: March 16 – May 1, 2020 COVID-19 Update

Application information:

  • Fact sheet
  • Application form and instructions
  • FAQs
  • Webinar
RFP: Financial Literacy & Job Search Assistance for Zakah Recipients

Precipitating Issue(s): Lack of skills workshops/counselling that complement zakah financial support with financial literacy and job search assistance.

This RFP will fund existing programs to support a scale-up or invite pilot proposals that can be activated within 2-3 months of funding.

Grant Allocation: $2-3,500 per grantee; 3 grantees.

Application period: March 16 – May 1, 2020 COVID-19 Update

Application information:

  • Fact sheet
  • Application form and instructions
  • FAQs
  • Webinar

UPDATED: 5/1/2020