Social Sciences

J.C. Downing Foundation - The foundation awards grants in the following fields: education and human development; environmental research and preservation; fine arts; sports and athletics; and technology and communication.

NSF Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences -- makes grants and awards for social, behavioral, and economic research that builds fundamental knowledge of human behavior, interaction, and social and economic systems, organizations and institutions.

Turner Foundation - Worldwide development of policies and practices that reduce population growth by addressing the relationships between population growth, global resources, status of women and girls, and access to family planning, reproductive health services and environmental sustainability.