Special Emphasis

Within the above funding areas, proposals that include the following have an enhanced chance of being funded:

  • Outcomes in the form of policy or systems change in the above funding areas.
  • Outcomes that are achievable within three years and measurable benchmarks within one year.
  • Efforts that reflect meaningful collaboration among organizations serving or representing the same populations.
  • Efforts that effectively engage and include people of color and address racial disparities.
  • Efforts that have strong constituency support and involvement and show long-term sustainability.
  • State-level and statewide efforts.
  • Coalitions that include a broad range of allied and progressive non-LGBT organizations.