Black Transwomen Inc supports women in their safe and healthy transition journey. This grant serves low-income black trans women across the United States who are in need of medical financial assistance to undergo elective gender affirming surgery.

BTWI will pay up to $1000 to assist with the financial obligation of the following procedures:

  • Breast Augmentation Surgery
  • Facial Feminization Surgery
  • Silicone Injection Removal


Application Process:  To be considered for this grant, you must identify as a trans woman, complete each item on the application in its entirety, including all required documents. 

Before completing the application, we recommend that you review the following list of required documents, and have them ready to upload.

  • Pay stubs and/or other proof of income for household
  • Letter from your doctor acknowledging your surgery date, out of pocket expense and how to submit payment. (Sample Letter)

Please allow up to (6) weeks to have your application processed. 

Funding Award
Our goal is to meet the needs of each sister requiring assistance. Surgery grants are awarded to 1-3 applicants quarterly based on funds available for the program.

We greatly respect your privacy. All information included in your application will be treated as confidential internal information and only accessible to staff on a need to know basis.

Need Help?
If you have difficulty completing this application or there is an area that is unclear, please call us at (855) 446-5691, chat or schedule an appointment during business hours for help.