Request for Applications: Urgent Action Fund - Rapid Response Grantmaking

No deadline. Applications accepted on a rolling basis

[Photo by Urgent Action Fund; Women participate in a mass demonstration against sexual violence as part of a national anti-rape campaign in Nepal.]

Urgent Action Fund’s Rapid Response Grants support the resilience of women’s and trans* movements by providing flexible and responsive support to women’s and trans* human rights defenders who face immediate threats and by supporting advocacy when unanticipated opportunities emerge to set new legal or policy precedents.

Urgent Action Fund accepts applications in any language using online, text and mobile funding applications. We respond to all requests within 24 hours, 365 days per year. Decisions and funding are usually made within 1 – 10 business days. Activists can receive up to $8,000 USD. Urgent Action Fund works with an international network of Advisors to inform our grantmaking decisions.

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