Participatory Grantmaking: Additional Resources

To complement the guide on participatory grantmaking, we’ve collected blog posts, articles, and other online media produced on the topic. You’ll find descriptions of different participatory grantmaking models, reflections on the challenges, arguments in favor of the approach, and more. Resources are grouped by content type and ordered by publishing date.

The date stamp of this resource page is updated each time we add a new resource; the original publication date was October 2, 2018.

For published resources on participatory grantmaking, visit the collection on IssueLab at

Help us expand our collection! Please email us at [email protected] to suggest an addition to the list below.







Takeaways are critical, bite-sized resources either excerpted from our guides or written by Candid Learning for Funders using the guide's research data or themes post-publication. Attribution is given if the takeaway is a quotation.

This takeaway was derived from Deciding Together.