We provide multi-year and short-term catalytic funding to like-minded institutions and individuals and work closely with them to create a foundation for long-term success. We believe that a healthy democracy and ethical leadership provides the greatest chance for peace, stability, and prosperity.
Our philanthropy is spread across DT Institute’s three technical areas through five issues-based funds.
We partner with current and future leaders to counter drivers of radicalization, implement coordinated stabilization, advance the rule of law, and build systemic peace.
We design creative solutions to develop and sustain media institutions, improve the quality and availability of news and information, and strengthen societies’ resilience against disinformation.
Equips emerging and established leaders with the skills they need to build sustainable and transformative social, economic, and political movements.
Funds research and programs that identify, prevent, or counter drivers of radicalization, promote stability, and build lasting peace. The Fund supports civil society, activists, and other key stakeholders to conduct capacity-building training and design locally driven interventions.
Supports activities that address environmental and climate change challenges that pose risks to global development.
Supports research and program activities that advance economic opportunity for individuals and communities globally; we identify and fill funding gaps so that economies can support all people.
Funds research and program activities that improve the quality and availability of news and information to strengthen societies’ resilience against disinformation.
Grant requests for $5,000-$10,000 will be considered on a rolling basis. DT Institute reviews applications for grant requests of $10,000 – $50,000 on a cyclical basis. If successful, the timeline from submission deadline to grant approval is generally one-to-three months. The submission deadlines for 2021 are:
January 31, 2021
May 31, 2021
September 30, 2021
To learn more about our grant making guidelines and how to submit a concept for funding consideration, please submit the interest form below, and the DT Institute team will be in touch.