Embassy of Japan: Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects in Uganda

Deadline: 31 August 2017

The Embassy of Japan is seeking applications for its program entitled “Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects” to provide financial assistance to non-profit, development-oriented organizations so as to implement community development projects, which directly benefit people at a grassroots level.

The Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Uganda initiated the GGP in 1992 with a project in Kampala. The number, sector, and region of the GGP have grown and expanded since then.

Funding Information

The amount of GGP grant, which bases itself on one-time, single-year financing, does not exceed 10,000,000 Japanese Yen (=approximately US$100,000 depending on exchange rates).

Focus Areas

Types of Project

  • Construction of structures/facilities dormitories, classrooms, science laboratories, maternity wards, infectious disease wards, agricultural produce stores, boreholes and etc.
  • Provision of equipment and materials ambulances, trucks, double decker beds, three-seater desks, processing machines for crops and medical equipment etc.
  • Technical or educational training/workshops to complement the above two activities.

Eligibility Criteria

Non-profit organizations, CBOs (Community-based Organization), local / international NGOs, medical institutions, Educational institutions, Local authorities /governments including sub-county level which has:

  • A minimum of two years experience in implementing development projects
  • Full-time paid staff
  • Track record in handling at least 50% of requested funds
  • Individuals and private companies are not eligible.

Eligible Country: Uganda

For more information, please download the pdf Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots.

Latest Funds for NGOs

ARIMNet2 Joint Call 2017: Preparing the New Generation of Young Researchers!

Australian Embassy in Belgrade: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Internews in Kazakhstan: Small Grants for Conducting Journalistic Investigations

KILROY Foundation’s Fall Grant Program 2017: Improving Education Opportunities

Impact Fund Grants Program: Advancing Human Rights, Environmental Justice and Poverty Law

Apply for Newton Fund’s Researcher Links Biodiversity Travel Grants!

British Council: Newton Fund Researcher Links Regional Biodiversity Workshops (Latin America)

Australian Embassy in Ukraine: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017-18

EU Call for Proposals: Preventing Sexual and Gender Based Violence against Women and Girls in Developing Countries

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of ILAB: Improving Enforcement of Labor Laws in the Agricultural Export Sector of Costa Rica

UN Women Call for Proposals: Capacity Building of Providers of Services for Women Survivors of Violence

UN Women Call for Proposals: Monitoring the Implementation of the National Strategy and Action Plan on Gender Equality 2016-2020

DHHS-CDC: Supporting Health Systems Evaluation for Improved Performance in Mozambique under PEPFAR

DHHS-CDC: Implementing Innovative Activities to Reach Epidemic Control in Mozambique under PEPFAR

U.S. Embassy in Uganda: Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program

Australian Embassy in Ha Noi: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program 2017-18

Foundation for Children: Supporting the Health and Welfare of Children in Australia

UNICEF Innovation Fund: VR/AR Technologies to Solve Real Human Problems

The Australian Government: Inviting Applicants for ILC National Readiness Grants Round 2

DHHS/CDC: Comprehensive Community-Based HIV Services in Areas of High Prevalence to Key and Priority Populations in Zambia under PEPFAR

IPA Peace & Recovery Program: Seeking Proposals to Support Field Experiments and Research

National Geographic Society: Requests for Proposals for Changing Polar Systems

National Geographic Society: Requests for Proposals for Big Cats Conservation

National Geographic Society: Requests for Proposals for Long-Distance Animal Migration

* indicates required

You have Successfully Subscribed!