The International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) Foundation is accepting applications for the 2021 Humanitarian Aid Program. Through the Humanitarian Aid Program, the ISTAT Foundation seeks to provide up to US$10,000 in grant funding for humanitarian organizations that use the power of aviation to help save lives, promote human welfare and alleviate suffering.


Who qualifies for an ISTAT Foundation Humanitarian Grant?

Organizations registered as a charitable, nongovernmental entity focusing on aviation-related humanitarian prevention, relief and/or recovery efforts for:

  • Natural disasters (drought, floods, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, etc.);
  • Human-generated disasters (conflict, social, industrial/transport accidents, etc.); or
  • Health-related crises.

Learn more about the applicant criteria and past recipients here.


Application materials are required to be submitted in English.  

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.