World Environment Day (5th June, 2018): Visit a List of Open Funding Opportunities on Environment Conservation!

The World Environment Day is celebrated each year on 5th June for encouraging awareness and action for the protection of our environment. As each year the World Environment Day is organized around a specific theme, the theme for 2018 is "Beat Plastic Pollution". According to UN; Beat Plastic Pollution is a call to action for all of us to come together to combat one of the great environmental challenges of our time. The theme invites us all to consider how we can make changes in our everyday … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Nepal: Direct Aid Program 2018-2019

Deadline: 11 June 2018 Australian Embassy in Nepal has announced a call for Expressions of Interest for its Direct Aid Program 2018-2019. The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a small grants program funded from Australia's aid budget. It has the flexibility to work with local communities in developing countries on projects that reduce poverty and achieve sustainable development consistent with Australia's national interest. It sits alongside Australia's longer-term country and multilateral … [Read more...]

10 Quick Tips to Improve Your Grant Applications

Since FundsforNGOs publishes hundreds of grant opportunities every week, it is easy to find exciting places to apply. But is your proposal ready? Here are ten quick ways to improve your grant applications. These tips brought to you by proposalsforngos.com. 1.Update your title Your project title provides the first impression of your project to a donor. Make it a good impression. A good project title will be short while explaining the who, what, where of the project. A great project title does … [Read more...]

Sample Project Background for India

Writing a project background is a crucial part of the Proposal. A donor should know beforehand of the general situation of the area before going through all the projects plans and strategies. It helps the donors to picture well of project area and about the importance of the project. In order to make your proposal stronger and realistic, the reliable data and information helps donor to be clear with the reasoning of your project idea. You also show that all the assumptions you make about your … [Read more...]

Webinar Video: How to Raise Funds for Humanitarian Relief

The webinar video on “How to Raise Funds for Humanitarian Relief” is now available online. The number of emergency situations around the world is increasing. When a crisis erupts, or within the context of an ongoing emergency, there are many funding mechanisms that are available. However, it can be difficult to access this funding, due to the system’s complexity and the chaos that ensues in an emergency situation. It can be very difficult to know what is available and from whom. The … [Read more...]

EU Funding Programme: Increase Women Participation in Public Life

Date Opened: 26/07/2017 Date Closed: 11/09/2017 Budget: 3,500,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: <<Previous … [Read more...]

Support to Civil Society in Zimbabwe: Promoting democratic participation, good governance and accountability

Date Opened: 24/02/2017 Date Closed: 26/04/2017 Budget: 5,000,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: Next>> <<Previous … [Read more...]

CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES 2016-2017

Date Opened: 25/04/2017 Date Closed: 29/06/2017 Budget: 5,000,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: Next>> <<Previous … [Read more...]

Civil Society Organisations (CSO) Programme: Enhancing CSOs’ contribution to governance and development processes in Mongolia

Date Opened: 23/02/2017 Date Closed: 14/04/2017 Budget: 1,750,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: Next>> <<Previous … [Read more...]

Joint Call for Proposals for India:2016-2017 – Civil Society Organisations (CSO),Local Authorities (LA),European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights – Country Based Support Scheme (EIDHR-CBSS) and Partnership Instrument (PI)

Date Opened: 10/03/2017 Date Closed: 03/04/2017 Budget:  8,100,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: Next>> <<Previous … [Read more...]

Where can NGOs look for Research Grants?

Research has always been the basis to development. In this 21st century where the research of a micro to a macro product in on high peak, the procedures and machinery required are also on high demand. Thousands of scientists, institutes, organizations all over the world are working on different sectors of research in order to make a better future for all. As research involves the demand of highly accurate machines and other equipment, it ultimately gets affected by the lack of resources or … [Read more...]

Webinar Video: How to Raise Funds from USAID

The webinar video on "How to Raise Funds from USAID" is now available online. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is a major source of funds and partnership opportunities for NGOs around the world. USAID offers a significant amount of funding resources for NGOs through grant opportunities and requests for applications. USAID’s funding resources support a wide range of issues areas: agriculture and food security; democracy and human rights; education; global health; … [Read more...]

How NGOs can Work Remotely More Effectively

An Interview with Peter Ivanov Over the last 20 years, Peter Ivanov - Keynote Speaker and Executive coach, Athletic Champion and father of five girls - is leading international virtual NGO teams across Europe, Asia and Africa to show them how to deliver projects quicker, reduce cost and develop their NGOs for the future. Today, Peter is sharing his advice on effective leadership and collaboration within virtual NGO teams.   How can NGO companies achieve extraordinary results … [Read more...]

Maximpact Ecosystems Capacity Building Small Grant Competition

Deadline extended till 28th April 2017. Registrations are open for the 1st Maximpact capacity building small grant that will support capacity strengthening of non-profit organizations capacity in fundraising, project management, and other technical area required. Maximpact Ecosystems provides a marketplace in which a unique network of like-minded people focus on creating good impact and a more sustainable future. Funding Information The finalist will receive the grant in amount of … [Read more...]

Explore the Winning Proposals: FundsforNGOs Great Proposals Contest 2016

As we have already announced the winners of the FundsforNGOs Great Proposals Contest 2016 where Toybox (INGO) and Thanda, South Africa (NGO)developed the best proposals among all the proposals we received. Here we are publishing the proposal made by both of them, so that all the NGOs around the world can be benefited. Have a look at the proposal below and improve your fundraising by developing an outstanding proposal.      … [Read more...]

FundsforNGOs Great Proposals Contest 2016 Winners Announced!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2016 proposal contest! We received hundreds of fantastic proposals from all over the world, making it very difficult to decide on only two winners. However, these two winners were selected for their very high-quality proposals. The winners of our $500 prizes are: NGO: Thanda, South Africa for the proposal “Thanda Proposal for Albert Wessels Trust” INGO: Toybox, United Kingdom for the proposal “I Exist: Birth Registration in Guatemala … [Read more...]

The LGBT Fund Deep Engagement Grants for Mozambique

Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), the Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator (OGAC), and The United Nations Joint Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) through their joint partnership on The LGBT Fund is seeking applications for Deep Engagement Grants serving LGBT communities in Mozambique only. The LGBT Fund aligns and expands existing EJAF, OGAC and UNAIDS initiatives to improve access to HIV and STI services for LGBT people, advancing progress towards … [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...]

Walmart Foundation, Australian Government & ADRA Support to Haiti

The Walmart Foundation, Australian Government and  Adventist Development and Relief Agency have also provided their support to the victims of the tropical storm Hurricane Mathew in Haiti. Walmart Foundation The Walmart Foundation works with a mission to create opportunities to provide a better life to people. Walmart has a long history of providing aid in times of disaster in Louisiana, working hand in hand with the people of the Gulf Region during and after Hurricane Katrina. Walmart … [Read more...]

Big Donors for Relief Work in Haiti: Curing Destruction Caused by Hurricane Mathew

Visit the list of some more donors that are supporting relief work in Haiti to cure the destruction caused by the devastating tropical storm Hurricane Mathew. Foundation Beyond Belief The Foundation Beyond Belief is a humanist charity that promotes secular volunteering and responsible charitable giving. Its mission is to unite the humanist community in volunteering and charitable efforts and advocating for compassionate action throughout the world. After the Hurricane Matthew, the … [Read more...]