Grant/Funding Opportunities

Funder: The Group Foundation for Advancing Mental Health
Grant Program: Youth Group Therapy Research Projects
Grant Size: Up to $15,000
Deadline: November 1, 2019

The Group Foundation for Advancing Mental Health is dedicated to changing lives by advancing the most effective and innovative approaches to group therapy education, training, research, and community outreach. The foundation is seeking applications for research focused on the effectiveness of group psychotherapy.

Grant awards of $2,500 up to $15,000 are based on the importance of the research to the field, the seniority of the investigators, and the number of research applications received. Funding can be used to support the basic costs of research—supplies, research equipment, photocopying, postage, computer services, statistical consultation, and research assistant salaries. No investigator salaries or travel expenses are funded. Equipment purchased for the research project is to be donated to an institution at project completion.

See the foundation’s website for eligibility guidelines and application instructions.

Funder: Kars4Kids
Grant Program: Kars4Kids Small Grant Program
Grant Size: $500 to $2,000
Deadline: Rolling

Kars4Kids is a national Jewish organization that is dedicated to helping children develop into productive members of communities throughout the United States. The Kars4Kids Small Grant Program provides support to nonprofit organizations that are working in the areas of education and youth development.

Visit the Kars4Kids website to learn more about the Small Grant Program.

Funder: Infinite Hero Foundation
Grant Program: General Grants
Grant Size: Up to $100,000
Deadline: Rolling

The mission of the Infinite Hero Foundation is to combat the most difficult front-line issues – mental and physical – facing returning military heroes and their families.

The Foundation provides grants up to $100,000 to nonprofit organizations offering effective programs or treatments at no cost to active duty service members or veterans for service-related mental and physical injuries. Grants must be applied directly to program costs and cannot be used for fundraising or administrative overhead.

Letters of Interest (LOI) are accepted on an ongoing basis. Organizations that fit within the current funding criteria will be contacted to submit a formal grant application.

Visit the Foundation’s website to learn more about the LOI submission process.

Funder: A Little HOPE
Grant Program: General Grants
Grant Size: Varies
Deadline: Rolling

A Little HOPE supports organizations that provide bereavement support services and grief counseling to children and teens who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or loved one. To be considered, applicants must e-mail (no telephone calls) the name of their program, website address, names of executive director and program director, and the location of the program. No other information is needed nor processed.

Strong preference will be given to participants who demonstrate a commitment to the use of community-trained volunteers. Grant award amounts are based on the scope and budget of the project. Introductory emails are accepted year-round. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application.

See the Little Hope website for complete program guidelines, information about past recipients, and application instructions.


Funder: Wish You Well Foundation
Grant Program: Family Literacy Program
Grant Size: $2,000 to $10,000
Deadline: Rolling

The Wish You Well Foundation provides support to nonprofit organizations that promote family literacy in the United States. The focus of the Foundation is on the development and expansion of new and existing literacy and educational programs.

Grants generally range from $2,000 to $10,000. Requests may be submitted at any time and are reviewed four times per year.

Visit the Wish You Well Foundation website to submit an online Donation Request Form.