Improving lives through social innovation


Apply for Funding

We accept applications on a rolling basis – our window is always open with no deadlines or rounds of funding. Please review the guidance before deciding whether to invest time in preparing an application. Doing so will increase your chances of success.

Take a look at What We Fund page to gauge whether there is a match between your funding needs and our investment thesis and criteria.

If you believe there might be a match, you can find additional information about how to tailor your application on the Type of Funding and the Stage of Funding pages. 


2022 Impact Report

GIF has created this short film to showcase our impact, progress and achievements over the past year.

Our Impact in Numbers

143 M

People expected to benefit by 2032


Innovations backed since 2015

$112 M

Invested since 2015