Apply for a WDP USA 2013 Grant!
Before submitting an application, please carefully review the eligibility requirements to determine that your organization is qualified for funding from World Day of Prayer, USA. Then, using the outline below as a guide, please prepare a formal proposal, and email it as one document (Microsoft Word or a pdf) to info(at)wdp-usa(dot)org. Please feel free to send additional materials, such as photos, graphics, or videos as attachments. We give grants in the range of $500-$5,000. The deadline for applications is July 15, 2013.
This year, preference will be given to organizations working with migrant and immigrant people, in line with this year’s WDP theme.
All requests for WDP USA funding should:
- Reflect the mission of World Day of Prayer, USA
- Affirm the worldwide and ecumenical concern for justice, peace and the integrity of creation
- Provide services and/or effective advocacy for underserved and marginalized populations, particularly women and children
- Benefit the target population without regard to religious affiliation
With respect to project support, WDP USA prefers not to fund: administrative salaries, benefits and expenses, utilities, rent and insurance. Capital expenditures are generally not considered unless they are central to the specific goal of the project.