The Internet Society Foundation funds ideas and supports communities to build, access and leverage the Internet to enrich their lives.

Our philanthropic efforts aim to: expand Internet access and connectivity, build Internet resiliency, promote digital inclusion, and enable research on the future and sustainability of the Internet. In addition, our portfolio supports important work to promote Internet governance and support a safe Internet.

We currently support grantees in 69 countries across 6 continents, and awarded USD $18,388,172 in funding in 2023.

Use the interactive map below to learn more about the projects, people and places we’re funding around the world.

The boundaries and names shown on this site do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Internet Society Foundation concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city, or area of its authorities. Dotted and dashed lines on maps represent approximate border lines for which there may not yet be full agreement. We use ISO 3166 country codes and names. We show boundaries as indicated by the UN Geospatial Network.

Designing & Defining a Digital World in Children’s Best Interests, Phase 2

January 2024

Eliminating Baltimore’s Digital Divide: A Holistic Approach to Connectivity, Community and Collaboration

September 2023

Project team members

Sustain the Benin IXP

September 2023

Mutua Village Community Network (Kitale)

September 2023

LAC-IX operational support

August 2023

Plateforme Numerique de Compétences des femmes

August 2023

Project team members and beneficiaries

Establishment and Strengthening of Community Networks in the Most Disadvantaged Regions of Haiti

August 2023

Man installing internet connection antenna

Internet as a tool of education in indigenous communitites in Colombia.

July 2023

Transition of the Management and Operation of the .LB ccTLD to ISOC Lebanon Chapter

June 2023

Computer key with the Lebanon on it. Male hand pressing computer key with Lebanon flag.

Expanding Internet Access and Promoting Digital Equity in the Nangaritza Region

May 2023

Are you working on any of the themes we fund? See below for more details behind our funding areas.