Meghan Markle's Archewell Foundation teams up to give $1M to women in need

“Two things that bring me great joy are supporting women, and the spirit of giving," Meghan said.

The Archewell Foundation, a charity that Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry founded

has partnered with The VING Project to award grants totaling $1 million to women who are role models for young people.

In the event that their nomination is chosen, nominators will have the opportunity to award a $1,000 donation to the nominee of their choosing

helping not only women in need but also the next generation experience the joy of giving.

Our goal in giving $1 million in grants to deserving women is to do more than just offer assistance where it would be most deeply felt.

has already given eligible candidates almost $1 million in $1,000 scholarships.