Grant Application

Data Driven Charities seeks to fund outstanding organizations in their pursuit of using data to make better decisions and to increase their impact.

Data Driven Charities is transitioning partners and sponsors. Please email to be added to the distribution list for when our next grant cycle will start.

Download Fall 2018 Application


Please direct any questions to the APT Charities applications committee:

Data Driven Charities funds two types of awards:

  • Grants ($10-15k)
    • Intended for organizations with some experience using data collection and analysis to inform decision making
  • Stimulus Awards ($5k)
    • Intended for organizations with little or no experience in data-driven decision making who would like to invest in collecting, validating, or analyzing data

Data Driven Charities accepts applications from organizations with 501(c)(3) status, pending 501(c)(3) status, and global organizations.  Data Driven Charities does not support political organizations or religious organizations aimed at propagating a particular faith or creed. Secular programs (such as soup kitchens, shelters, job banks, etc.) sponsored by religious organizations are eligible for a Grant or Stimulus Award. All recipients are expected to read and sign our Grant Agreement before funds are released.


Applications may be submitted the following ways:

  • Email completed application form to (preferred)
  • Print and mail application form to the following address (postmarked by Sept 10, 2018):

Data Driven Charities Grant Applications
4250 Fairfax Dr.
Suite 1100
Arlington VA 22203, USA

Please direct any questions to the Data Driven Charities applications committee:

Data Driven Charities is not obligated to select a grant winner each cycle.