BELLARE GRANTS are microgrants of upto 1 lakh INR per year to aid and provide support for education and health expenses, also to support research and open source software and hardware projects.
About the grants
What are BELLARE GRANTS?
BELLARE GRANTS is a no-strings-attached microgrants program of upto 1 lakh INR to aid and provide support for Education and Health expenses, also to support research and Open Source Software and Hardware projects. Some of the eligible causes/initiatives/projects are listed below.
Initiatives / Projects / Causes contributed to in 2023
Spinal cord medical charges of a kid - 5000 INR
Wedding expenses of a girl - 5000 INR
Cancer treatment of 25 year old girl - 2500 INR
Education bills of a girl - 15000 INR
Laptop accessories and a second hand mac laptop was given to a diploma student - 7000 INR
Hospital expenses for a facility boy - 3000 INR
Angioplasty medical charges of a school teacher - 50000 INR(from last year's fund)
Gangrene surgery medical charges - 25000 INR(from last year's fund)
Funds remaining to be granted in 2023
What kinds of projects / initiatives / causes are eligible for the grant?
All grants are no-strings-attached, it can be anything
Hospital charges for critical illness.
Shortage of funds to pay school fees.
No funds to buy laptop while at college.
Run a book club.
Business setting up funds
New job, help with relocation funds.
Maintenance charges for a library.
Execute a side project(software or hardware).
Unpaid intern at a company, but interesting work. Help towards relocation and livelihood funds.
The grants have existed for around 5 years now, and we have made contributions and supported various causes and initiatives. The main purpose of setting up this website is to diversify the impact and reach. It also has a name now.
We strongly believe that you don't have to be rich or famous to provide patronage. We are just like all other common people who run microgrants.
If I get a grant for health issues, will my name be disclosed?
No name or personal identifiable information will be disclosed in Health grants.