DFID Call for Applications: Cities and Infrastructure for Growth (CIG) – Zambia

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) is currently seeking applications for its programme- Cities and Infrastructure for Growth (CIG) - Zambia. This programme will enable cities to function effectively, attract new businesses and create employment. It will provide reliable energy for households and businesses, thereby reducing production costs and removing the barriers to investment in much needed infrastructure services, such as energy, water and … [Read more...]

DFID: Cities and Infrastructure for Growth (CIG) – Burma

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) is currently seeking applications for its newly launched major programme- Cities and Infrastructure for Growth (CIG) in Burma. CIG is in line with the goal of promoting global prosperity set out in the UK Aid Strategy. It will enable cities to function effectively, attract new businesses and create employment. It will provide reliable energy for households and businesses, thereby reducing production costs and … [Read more...]

Apply for PlanetRomeo Foundation’s Grants for Emerging LGBTI Projects!

Deadline: 1 October 2017 PlanetRomeo Foundation is seeking proposals for its grant program to support grassroots emerging LGBTI projects and initiatives, with the focus on achieving societal change in order to improve the position of LGBTI people throughout the world, with an emphasis on the most disadvantaged regions and communities. Thematic Areas PlanetRomeo Foundation supports projects and initiatives under the following themes: Community Organizing Shelter Sports & … [Read more...]

Thomas Wall Trust Grants for Registered Charities: Addressing Educational and Social Needs in the Community

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Thomas Wall Trust grants are currently open for applications to support small charities, running specific projects that address the educational and social needs of their communities. Funds Available Grants do not normally exceed £1,000 and it must be clear how a grant of this size will make a significant contribution to the project or activity. Eligibility Criteria Grants are provided to: Specific projects or activities serving the educational and … [Read more...]

The Environment Now Challenge: Inviting Innovative Ideas for the Protection of Environment

Deadline: 14 July 2017 Are you passionate about the environment and making a positive impact? Can you see digital technology making a better future? Have you got the entrepreneurial drive and innovation to make a difference? If Yes, then apply for Environment Now Challenge. O2’s new Environment Now Challenge is currently open for applications, inviting innovative ideas from young people aged 17-24, for the protection of environment. Benefits Winners will be awarded up to £10,000. … [Read more...]

Australian Government’s Playing Australia Programme: Regional Performing Arts Touring Fund

Deadline: 3 October 2017 The Australian Government is currently seeking applications for its Regional Performing Arts Touring Fund to help performing arts to reach regional and remote communities across Australia. Grants are available to help support the net touring costs required for a national tour. Benefits There is no limit on the amount of funding available. Grants are available for: interstate net touring costs, including freight, transport, accommodation and travel payments … [Read more...]

Joffe Charitable Trust Small Grants Programme: Supporting Initiatives Making an Impact on Poverty and Advancement of Human Rights

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Joffe Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its Small Grants Programme to fund initiatives that have the potential to make a disproportionate impact in the world’s poorest countries on the underlying causes of poverty and the advancement of human rights. Priority Areas The work funded is limited primarily to two areas: effective and focused campaigning (for instance, arms control, women’s rights, tax justice, transparency), and innovative projects … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security 2017!

Deadline: 27 September 2017 The Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme, under the umbrella of its Creativity and Innovation Initiative, invites applications from across the globe for Prize for Innovation in Global Security 2017, established to recognise deserving individuals or organisations that have an innovative approach to addressing international security challenges. The prize is designed to reach across all relevant disciplines and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science

Deadline: 15 August 2017 The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is currently seeking nominations for its Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science to recognize scientists, journalists, and public servants for significant contributions to science and to the public’s understanding of science, the Association administers the awards listed below. All awards are presented at the AAAS Annual Meeting immediately following the award year. Award Information A … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: United States-India Science & Technology Endowment Fund

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The governments of the United States of America (through the Department of State) and India (through the Department of Science & Technology) have established the United States–India Science & Technology Endowment Fund (USISTEF) for the promotion of joint activities that would lead to innovation and entrepreneurship through the application of science and technology. The aim of the Fund is to support and foster joint applied R&D to generate public good through … [Read more...]

Apply for ProPublica’s Emerging Reporters Program!

Deadline: 7 July 2017 Are You an Aspiring College Journalist of Color? Apply to ProPublica's Emerging Reporters Program. ProPublica has a vested interest in developing more minority journalists, with its mission to shine a light on abuses of power, producing stories of moral force that provoke change. There are currently few minority reporters who specialize in investigations. Without their voices, visions and points of view, there is every reason to believe that important stories are … [Read more...]

Applications Open for YaLa Academy’s Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism!

Deadline: 5 July 2017 The YaLa Academy's Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism, in partnership with the European Union Peacebuilding Initiative, is currently inviting applicants to undergo a 4-month online training program (starting late August 2017) featuring journalists and new media experts from the New York Times, the Associated Press, Facebook & more! The program will be held in English and participants must come from, or live in, Israel, Palestine or another country in the Middle … [Read more...]

CODESRIA: Applications Open for Meaning-making Research Initiatives (MRI)

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is currently seeking applications for its Meaning-making Research Initiatives (MRI) to support research that contributes to agendas for imagining, planning and creating African futures. MRI replaces five tools that CODESRIA had deployed in previous years to support research. These were National Working Groups (NWG), Multinational Working Groups (MWG), Comparative Research Networks (CRN), … [Read more...]

EHRI Fellowship Call: Supporting Holocaust Research Community by Building a Digital Infrastructure and Facilitating Human Networks

Deadline: 31 December 2017 Applications are currently being accepted for European Holocaust Research Infrastructure, EHRI Fellowship with an intention to support and stimulate Holocaust research by facilitating international access to key archives and collections related to the Holocaust as well as archival and digital humanities knowhow. The fellowships intend to support researchers, archivists, curators, and younger scholars, especially PhD candidates with limited resources. Stipend & … [Read more...]

Swiss – Finnish Promotional Call for Eurostars Projects in Life Sciences

Deadline: 14 July 2017 Swiss – Finnish Promotional Call for Eurostars Projects in Life Sciences is currently open for submissions with an aim to increase the Swiss-Finnish cooperation in innovation. The call focuses on developing innovative products and applications with a strong market potential. Focus Areas Although Eurostars calls are open for projects within all technology areas, in this Swiss-Finnish promotional call a special focus is given to Bio- and Medical Technologies in: … [Read more...]

Call for Project Proposals: EUREKA Celtic-Plus European Research Initiative to Support R&D Projects

Deadline: 16 October 2017 Do you want to access new markets, technologies and skills? Do you want to gain recognition through your involvement in an international collaborative R&D project? Do you want to work with partners beyond national borders, develop new products or services, or work on pre-competitive research and development? Then apply for Celtic-Plus, an industry-driven European research initiative to define, perform and finance through public and private funding, common R&D … [Read more...]

DFID: Multi-stakeholder Forestry Programme phase 4 (MFP4) in Indonesia

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The Department for International Development (DFID) is considering procurement for a new Multi-stakeholder Forestry Programme (phase 4) to support Indonesia in its ambitions on sustainable timber and community forestry. The programme aims to build on earlier phases of the MFP programme and deliver an ambitious set of results on coverage of timber licences, export volumes of sustainably sourced timber, area under community forest management, and number and value of … [Read more...]

DFID: Independent Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Provider for the Good Governance Fund

Deadline: 16 August 2017 DFID is seeking applications for its programme entitled "Independent Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Provider for the Good Governance Fund". The Good Governance Fund (GGF) is a highly responsive, adaptive, demand-led fund, largely focused on the provision of technical assistance in support of governance and economic reform in Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Established in 2015, the GGF has funding approved until March 2021. The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Trust Conference Scholarship Programme!

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Trust Conference Scholarship, a part of the Trust Conference is now open for applications inviting all applicants working in the areas of human trafficking, slavery and human rights. Priority will be given to applicants from developing countries who demonstrate their participation at Trust Conference will enhance their work in their own communities. This year, up to 60 scholarships will be awarded to applicants from diverse disciplines that will bring unique … [Read more...]

Resist Grant: Supporting People’s Movements for Justice and Liberation in the U.S.

Deadline: 4 August 2017 Resist Foundation is currently accepting applications for its grant program to support the activists on the ground who are doing the work. Resist supports people's movements for justice and liberation, by redistributing resources back to frontline communities at the forefront of change while amplifying their stories of building a better world. Resist’s theory of social change is rooted in the belief that when communities most impacted by injustices come together, … [Read more...]

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