Now accepting proposals for the JHU Innovation Fund for Community Safety

The $6 million, four-year JHU Innovation Fund for Community Safety will fuel solutions-oriented projects, led by community members and grassroots organizations, designed to improve community safety and reduce the continuing threat of violence in our city.

Applicants can request up to $250,000 per year for up to four years of funding. Applicants must be community-based nonprofit organizations, located in Baltimore, registered as nonprofits in Maryland, and not an academic institution. The submission deadline is Feb. 25.

Learn more and apply online


The Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Johns Hopkins Office of Economic Development will host a virtual Q&A session on Jan. 19 at 5 p.m. ET for interested applicants.

Looking for a partner?

A virtual partner matching session on Jan. 25 at 5 p.m. will facilitate connections for individuals and organizations looking to collaborate for the purpose of the grant.