Supporting mission-aligned people and organizations around the world to increase the quantity, quality, diversity and reach of free knowledge.
Please see Grants Strategy Relaunch 2020-2021
Quick support for projects throughout the year
Rapid Grants fund Wikimedia community members to organize projects throughout the year up to 2,000 USD. Projects can include experiments or standard needs that don't need broad review to get started.
Common requests include:
Funding new experiments and proven ideas
Project Grants fund Wikimedia community members - individuals, groups, or organizations contributing to Wikimedia projects such as Wikipedia or Commons - to organize projects that benefit the Wikimedia movement. Grants are awarded quarterly.
Grants are generally awarded in four broad categories, but we welcome all ideas!