Grants & Proposals

The Miriam Fund is requesting letters of intent for innovative projects that deliver measurable and sustainable outcomes for the advancement of women and/or girls in Boston’s secular or Jewish communities as well as in Israel (with a focus on the greater Haifa community), and address one or more of the following areas: education, economic empowerment, personal safety, health, and legal rights. The Fund welcomes applications for new and ongoing results-oriented projects that can demonstrate a measurable and sustainable impact. The Fund makes one-year grants up to a maximum of $25,000 that may be considered for renewal for up to three years. The Fund does not support capital projects or scholarships, or make grants to individuals.

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2019–2020 cycle. Please check back in August 2019 for more information on the 2020-2021 grant cycle.

2018-2019 Grant Recipients

The 2018–2019 grants have been announced. This year, The Fund made grants totaling $353,000 to 17 organizations. The Miriam Fund has awarded more than $3.8 million since its inception. 

View the complete list of grants awarded since 2001