G4GC Black Girl Freedom Fund 2023 Grant Application Form - Youth-Led Projects

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Deadline: March 31, 2023

This grant application is for Black girls, Black femmes or gender-expansive Black youth (ages 25 and younger) who wish to apply for funding for a specific youth-led project that they are launching or growing

We cannot directly fund individuals. Projects must be housed within a non-profit organization, or have a non-profit organization serving as a fiscal agent or sponsor. Grants for these projects will not exceed $10,000.

If you have any questions or accessibility challenges, please contact us before March 31, 2023 at blackgirlfreedomfund@grantmakersforgirlsofcolor.org.
Primary Contact Information

Thank you for your interest. This funding opportunity is only available to young people who identify as Black girls, femmes, and gender-expansive youth and are based in the U.S., Guam, Puerto Rico, or the U.S. Virgin Islands. For information about G4GC's other grantmaking initiatives, visit our website and sign up for our newsletter at www.grantmakersforgirlsofcolor.org.

Thank you for your interest. These youth-led funds are only available to projects that have a 501(c)3 nonprofit status of their own, or are housed under a non-profit organization.

Organization Information
If you do not have your own non-profit, the section below is about the non-profit organization your project is housed at. You may need to ask someone at the organization to help you collect the following information:

Project Leadership

Project Focus and Mission

We welcome you to share more. You can share a written statement (1,000 words or less) or a video (less than 2 minutes) that captures your project's commitment to the artistic vision, activism, and/or innovation of Black girls, Black Femmes and/or gender-expansive Black youth. You may attach a document no larger than 1MB, or share a link to a shared drive. 

Please review your responses above and make sure you have answered all required questions. When ready, click Submit below.

If you are receiving an error message when saving or submitting your application, please take the following steps:

  • Upload a smaller file, document or image
  • If you are uploading a video, consider instead sharing a link to a secure Google drive, or sharing a link for where video may already appear, like on a website, social media inc. YouTube, IG, etc. (Especially if the video is larger than 25 MB)
  • Help us resolve by taking a screenshot of the error message and forwarding to bgff@g4gc.org