Unfunded University 2019 took place in Duques Hall at George Washington University and involved a full day of key notes, classes and sessions. 

Dozens of students of all ages from all over the country graduated with their degrees in either nonprofit management or fundraising.

What is Unfunded List?

The Unfunded List began in 2015 when a handful of volunteers asked social entrepreneurs around the world to send us their best unfunded grant proposals. An expert volunteer evaluation committee read these proposals and every applicant received helpful and candid feedback. We published the best scoring proposals to our official Unfunded List and promoted it as far as we could. Seeing the potential from this first round we formed this not for profit, 501c3 organization dedicated to providing information about philanthropy to the social sector. We continue to review grant proposals twice a year but have expanded to provide comprehensive feedback to anyone doing social impact projects – just send us whatever written materials you have that best describe your organization and our experts will take a look. 

Couldn't make it?

Feel free to use our resources below and plan on attending our next event. 

Submit for Feedback

Send us your best marketing materials and we will send you helpful and candid advice from our Evaluation Committee

Join the Evaluators

Provide candid and helpful advice on materials submitted to us from under funded change makers

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