Programs

The Williams Institute’s Small Grants Program is designed to encourage new empirical research focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex populations at the intersections of various social, legal, and policy issues. The program also aims to strengthen research capacity among participants by supporting networking and knowledge exchange and providing mentorship, where needed, from Williams Institute scholars.

Global LGBTI Small Grants Program

The Williams Institute’s Global LGBTI Small Grants Program is designed to encourage new empirical research focused on LGBTI populations in the Global South (Latin America, Caribbean, Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East/North Africa, Asia, and Pacific Islands) as well as amplify voices of researchers from those regions. The program also aims to strengthen research capacity among participants by supporting networking and knowledge exchange (including a colloquium to present research findings) and providing mentorship, where needed, from Williams Institute scholars. Deadline: August 31, 2022

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Global LGBTI Aging Small Grants Program

The Williams Institute and SAGE’s Global LGBTI Aging Small Grants Program is designed to encourage new empirical research and data collection on LGBTI older adults (ages 50 and above) in the Global South (Latin America, Caribbean, Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East/North Africa, Asia, and Pacific Islands). The program also aims to strengthen the capacity of researchers from the Global South to further conduct rigorous, impactful research on issues impacting LGBTI older adults through networking, knowledge exchange, and mentorship, when needed. Deadline: August 31, 2022

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