USDA: McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program

Deadline: 20 January 2017 The Food Aid Information System, United States Department of Agriculture is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition" to support education, child development and food security in low-income, food-deficit countries around the globe. The program provides donation of U.S. agricultural commodities, as well as financial and technical assistance, to support school feeding and … [Read more...]

Apply for AAUW’s International Fellowship Program for Women around the World

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Applications are open for the American Association of University Women's (AAUW) International Fellowship program, providing support for women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the United States who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. A limited number of awards are available for study outside of the United States (excluding the applicant’s home country) to women who are members of Graduate Women International. Award Amounts … [Read more...]

Apply for 2016 Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition!

Deadline: 15 November 2016 Do you have a social enterprise that uses digital tools and technology to improve society and impact future generations? If yes, we want to hear from you! APPLY TODAY to the Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition. The Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition will award 4 winners a financial award of Frw. 7,500,000 each and a place in a support program which includes professional coaching, and mentoring from non-profit partner Reach for Change to help applicants develop … [Read more...]

WCTE Program for Leaders from the U.S. and Germany: Sharing Approaches to Integrating Refugees

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Applications are open for Welcoming Communities Transatlantic Exchange (WCTE) program, a unique opportunity for leaders in Germany and the U.S. to share promising approaches to welcoming and integrating immigrants and refugees into their communities. Participants will learn important new skills around issues such as community engagement, refugee outreach, positive communications, local policy development, evaluation, and many other areas critical for creating a … [Read more...]

Champion for Change Programme: Increasing Awareness about Women’s Economic Empowerment Worldwide

Deadline: 1 November 2016 Are you passionate about gender equality and women's economic empowerment? Would you like to apply your skills to make a difference in your own community and beyond? Do you have access to the internet? If yes, then apply for the Champion of Change programme. UN Women's Empower Women is seeking applications from dynamic and creative women/girls and men/boys from all over the world for its Champion of Change programme with a motive to increase awareness about women’s … [Read more...]

Office to Monitor/Combat Trafficking in Persons: Grants to Fight against Human Trafficking

Deadline: 7 November 2016 The Department of State Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) leads the United States’ global engagement on the fight against human trafficking and seeks partnerships with foreign governments, civil society, and multilateral organizations to combat modern slavery through the “3P” paradigm: prosecuting traffickers, preventing trafficking in persons, and protecting trafficking victims. Funding Information: Any grant requested must fall between … [Read more...]

Bureau of DRL: Promoting Community Resilience and Empowering Youth Leaders in Nigeria and Kenya

Deadline: 16 December 2016 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that support the DRL policy goal to mitigate threats of violent extremism in Nigeria and Kenya by promoting community resilience and empowering youth leaders to recognize and prevent violence committed by groups such as Boko Haram and Al Shabaab. The programs seeks to create networks of … [Read more...]

WWF: Train Scholarships for Diploma, Postgraduate, or Higher Technical Degrees

The World Wildlife Fund's Train Scholarships for Diploma, Postgraduate, or Higher Technical Degrees will provide support to women to pursue a certification, diploma, or technical degree in conservation. These scholarships allow women in the Congo Basin to gain much-needed formal conservation qualifications. Funding Information Scholars receive financial support for education-related costs for a period of about one year (maximum of US$10,000.) Eligibility Criteria be a citizen and legal … [Read more...]

World Wildlife Fund: Professional Development Grants for Enhancing Conservation Work Skills among Women

Deadline: 1 November 2016 The World Wildlife Fund is seeking women applicants based in Africa's Congo Basin Countries (except Cameroon) for its two funding programs to develop conservation work skills and career development of women in these countries. Program Categories Professional Development Grants for Short-term Training Train Scholarships for Diploma, Postgraduate, or Higher Technical Degrees Professional Development Grants for Short-term Training: These grants support … [Read more...]

RSSAF Grant Program: Supporting Economic, Political and Social Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Deadline: 4 November 2016 The Rhodes Scholars Southern Africa Forum (RSSAF) is inviting applicants from Sub-Saharan Africa for its Grant program with an aim to promote and support programs of economic, political and social development in sub-Saharan Africa. RSSAF aims to channel the resources raised from scholar stipend deductions and other fundraising activities, to support projects primarily for poor and vulnerable groups in Sub-Saharan Africa. Mission To increase awareness of … [Read more...]

APN Individual Research Grants: Seeking Applications from African Researchers

Deadline: 20 January 2017 The African Peacebuilding Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) is currently seeking applications from African researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners working on conflict and peacebuilding issues at universities and research institutions or regional governmental and nongovernmental organizations in Africa for its Individual Research Grants with an aim to support independent African research and its integration into regional and global … [Read more...]

International AIDS Society’s Call for Proposals: Youth Champions for Differentiated Care

Deadline: 2 November 2016 The International AIDS Society’s (IAS) invites HIV care service providers including networks of people living with HIV and civil society organizations to nominate a young person from within their organization to propose an advocacy project (focus group discussions, formative research, training at a clinic) to address some of the key issue regarding differentiated care for young people– including adherence, retention in care and community support … [Read more...]

DFID Call for Applications: Tackling Deadly Diseases in Africa Programme (TDDAP)

Deadline: 16 December 2016 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) is currently seeking applications for Tackling Deadly Diseases in Africa Programme (TDDAP), a five-year flagship programme for DFID’s Africa Regional Department. Following the Ebola crisis and various outbreaks since then, DFID is using learning from these and its regional preparedness programme to deliver on its commitments on global health security. DFID’s interventions during the Ebola crises and in other … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Arab States Regional Workshop

Deadline: 29 October 2016 Are you engaged in activities to build peace and reduce violence in your community or country? Have you been dedicated to conflict resolution or mediation at a regional, national or local level and are seeking to exchange experiences with peers from other countries in the Arab region? If yes, this is a good opportunity for YOU! Apply now to share your experience and learn from others by participating in a fully-funded Youth Peacebuilding Workshop, coordinated by UNDP … [Read more...]

Bureau of DRL: Supporting Justice Sector Reform in Tunisia

Deadline: 22 December 2016 The United States Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is inviting organizations interested for projects that increase transparency of and accountability within the judicial process in Tunisia. DRL seeks to support projects that will enhance ongoing justice sector reforms in Tunisia by supporting civilian capacity to understand, oversee, and engage in these efforts. Programs will promote accountability in the judicial sector by … [Read more...]

Bureau of DRL: Supporting Projects Promoting International Religious Freedom

Deadline: 21 December 2016 The United States Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is seeking applications from organizations for projects that support policy objective to promote international religious freedom. Objectives In Mexico ($300,000 available), DRL’s objective is to encourage protection of vulnerable populations in Mexico experiencing religiously-motivated abuses or discrimination. Key contributing factors include societal intolerance; a … [Read more...]

DM Thomas Foundation’s Central Grants: Supporting Disadvantaged Young People in the UK and Ireland

Deadline: 7 February 2017 The DM Thomas Foundation is currently seeking applications for its Central Grants program, a rigorous grant process which aims to identify the most effective projects helping disadvantaged young people in the UK and Ireland. Priority Areas The Foundation makes grants to charities that meet one of our two chosen areas of focus which are: Improving the education of young people The Foundation is investing in the future by supporting young people in the vital … [Read more...]

Leaky Foundation Research Grants: Inviting Researchers from Around the World

Deadline: 10 January 2017 The Leaky Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Research Grants with an aim to promote the sharing of data in an appropriate manner consistent with the needs of grantees, but with the recognition that different fields of study require different approaches to data sharing. The Leakey Foundation funds research related specifically to human origins. Priority of funding is commonly given to exploratory phases of promising new research projects that meet the … [Read more...]

STDF: Egyptian Newton – Mosharafa Program for Researcher Connect

Deadline: 20 November 2016 The Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF) is seeking applications for its Egyptian Newton – Mosharafa Program for Researcher Connect with an aim to  promote science and technology (S&T) through funding scientific research and technology development in a way that supports the complete cycle of innovation. Researcher Connect is offered through the UK-Egypt Newton-Mosharafa Fund. STDF’s mission is to deliver skills training that will help researchers … [Read more...]

Syria Recovery Trust Fund: Alleviating the Suffering of the Syrian People

The Syria Recovery Trust Fund (SRTF) is a multi-donor trust fund initiated by the Group of Friends of the Syrian People and its Working Group on Economic Recovery and Development. The fund serves to channel grant funding from the international community in a transparent and accountable manner into projects inside Syria with the objective to alleviate the suffering of the Syrian people. The fund's mission and core objective is to relieve the suffering of the Syrian people affected by the ongoing … [Read more...]

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