The objective of the Ma’an Grants Programme will be to grow and enhance existing not-for-profits and social enterprises, that are working towards the mandate of elevating Abu Dhabi’s social and community development.

The Grants Programme will work with Ma’an’s key strategies to advance the growth and sustainability of a flourishing ‘Third Sector’, comprised of organisations with value-driven goals. The Grants Programme will work alongside other initiatives including The Ma’an Social Incubator and Accelerator and the Social Investment Fund to aide social organisations to thrive.

How it works


Once a request is submitted, the application will go through an internal screening process. Eligible applicants will be invited to present before the Grants committee for final approval before being awarded a grant. **Successful applicants are subject to monitoring.**

Before submitting an application, applicants must ensure they fit the below criteria:

Organisation

The organisation is a not for profit association or social enterprise and is an impact-driven entity 

Registered

Registered/ legally licensed in UAE 

Operating

Operating in Abu Dhabi 

Outcomes

With outcomes that strategically align with Abu Dhabi’s priority areas

Once a request is submitted, the application will go through an internal screening process. Eligible applicants will be invited to present before the Grants committee for final approval before being awarded a grant.

*Successful applicants are subject to monitoring.



How To Apply

Enterprises looking to apply for the Ma’an Grant Programme must fill in the application form by clicking here. Then proceed to send the application form in an email to Grants@Maan.gov.ae with the supporting attachments.