Grants and Funding

The BGLTQ Programming Grant
Thank you for your interest in applying for the BGLTQ Programming Grant! We welcome applications from all recognized Harvard College student organizations in good standing with the Dean of Students Office to apply. 

Application Process: To apply, please review the updated BGLTQ Programming Grant Deadlines, Eligibility, and Application Process. 

The deadline for the Spring 2019 semester is Friday, February 8, 9am. 

Questions can be directed to We look forward to reviewing your application.

The Open Gate Foundation Grant 

The Open Gate Foundation is a nonprofit organization formed in 1987 to provide funding for activities at Harvard University that benefit gay and lesbian students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Its goals are the following:

  • to encourage scholarship, research, and educational activities in the field of sexual orientation, including the funding of research projects and conferences
  • to support student, faculty, and employee groups that further a climate of open discussion on issues related to sexual orientation
  • to recognize distinguished contribution in the field of sexual orientation through awards, memorials, cultural events, and related activities

To learn more about the Open Gate Foundation's application process, click here.


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