Humanist Entrepreneur Project Grants
Brighter Brains Institute has provided 71 project grants in the last five years, delivering funds to humanists in Subsaharan Africa to help them achieve economic sustainability. .
In 2019 BBI is awarding grants for business projects with budgets of $300.
Proposals are viewed every other month. The next proposal deadline is June 20, 2019.
Guidelines are as follows:
Applicants must be humanists; tell us if you are registered with a humanist organization, and email us a copy of the certification.
Explain the project thoroughly. Budget must list all items needed and their cost.
Explain how the project will make a profit and indicate the expected profit per month.
Explain who benefits. We like to see 10%-20% given to local humanist groups.
Include your address, email & mobile phone number with mobile money account attached.
Send everything in one document to firstname.lastname@example.org
If selected, the recipient will get 50% of funds initially, with a request to make a sign. After photo of the sign is received, the remaining 50% will be sent.
If you don’t receive the grant the first time you apply, you can re-submit your proposal.
APPLICATION (fill this out and send to us)
Name of Project:
Individual’s Name or Name of Group:
Number of Members, if its a Group (List their names):
Humanist Organization You Belong To:
Address of Applicant:
Mobile Phone # that Can Receive Funds:
Your Mobile Money Service: (Airtel, Warid, MTN, etc)
Address of the person who has the phone account:
(or) PayPal account:
Project Budget (list all items needed and their cost) Total must the $300 or less:
Project Projected Income (explain how much money it will make per month, show timeline)
Who Benefits from the Project?
email completed application to email@example.com