The Russell Sage Foundation/Carnegie Corporation Initiative on Immigration and Immigrant Integration!

Deadline: 24 May 2018 The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking proposals for its initiative on “Immigration and Immigrant Integration” to support innovative research on the effects of race, citizenship, legal status and politics, political culture and public policy on outcomes for immigrants and for the native-born of different racial and ethnic groups and generations. For over 25 years, RSF has supported immigration research that has made significant contributions to the study of: … [Read more...]

Russell Sage Foundation: Seeking LOIs for Future of Work Program

Deadline: 20 August 2018 The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking letter of inquiries for its Future of Work Program that support innovative research on the causes and consequences of changes in the quality of jobs for less- and moderately-skilled workers and their families. The Program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals that will broaden their understanding of the role of changes in employer practices, the nature of the labor market and public policies on the employment, earnings, … [Read more...]

Russell Sage Foundation: Seeking LOIs for Behavioral Economics

Deadline: 24 May 2018 The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking letter of inquiries for its program entitled "Behavioral Economics" that support innovative research that uses behavioral insights from psychology and other social sciences to examine and improve social and living conditions in the United States. The program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals that will broaden their understanding of the social, economic and political consequences of real-life behaviors and decisions that … [Read more...]

Russell Sage Foundation: Seeking LOIs for Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration Program

Deadline: 24 May 2018 The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking letter of inquiries for its Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration program. The program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals on the social, economic, and political effects of the changing racial and ethnic composition of the U.S. population, including the transformation of communities and ideas about what it means to be American. The foundation is interested in innovative research that examines the roles of race, ethnicity, … [Read more...]

Open Society Public Health Programme: Social Determinants of Roma Health!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 The Open Society Public Health Program is inviting proposals for its "Social Determinants of Roma Health" that address the social exclusion through exposure to environmental harms in order to improve health outcomes for Roma. It is looking to support individuals and organizations that have evidence, ideas, and commitment to tackle the social determinants of Roma health across Eastern Europe through advocacy and social mobilization efforts, making the living environment, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers 2018!

Deadline: 18 May 2018 Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS) is seeking applications for its Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers 2018 to increase motivation among young researchers contributing to research and development in agriculture, forestry, fisheries, and related industries in developing regions, which is promoted by Japan for the benefit of those countries. Research Fields The award covers research areas in agriculture, … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Being Human Festival 2018

Deadline: 13 April 2018 Applications are invited for the Being Human festival 2018. Led by the School of Advanced Study, University of London, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy, Being Human is the UK’s only national festival of the humanities. There are three ways to get involved in the Being Human festival: ‘Open call’ pathway: Organise an activity that does not require a direct financial contribution from Being Human that will … [Read more...]

FAPESP Call for Proposals: Innovations for Marginalized Youth Economic Inclusion

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and the São Paolo Research Foundation (FAPESP) has announced the competitive call for research proposals on the topic "Innovations for marginalized youth economic inclusion". The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), is a public foundation with the mission to support research projects in higher education and research institutions, in all fields of knowledge, including basic and applied research in universities, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Qalaa Holdings Scholarship for Egyptian Nationals!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 Applications are open for Qalaa Holdings Scholarship by the Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation. The Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation was created in 2007, out of a strong will to contribute to national development through creating high caliber professionals to help enhance Egypt’s growth in all sectors. The Foundation is funded by an endowment from Qalaa Holdings to grant academic scholarships for talented and promising young Egyptian men and women to pursue … [Read more...]

Fund for Investigative Journalism: Seeking Grant Applications for Investigative Projects

Deadline: 7 May 2018 The Fund for Investigative Journalism is seeking grant applications for investigative projects. The Fund for Investigative Journalism’s role in assisting journalists is limited to making grants. The Fund assumes no liability for the legal and/or safety risks undertaken by journalists in the course of their reporting. The Board of Directors looks for stories that break new ground and expose wrongdoing – such as corruption, malfeasance, or misuse of power – in the public … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Resist Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 2 June 2018 Resist Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to support people’s movements for justice and liberation. The Foundation redistributes resources back to frontline communities at the forefront of change while amplifying their stories of building a better world. Resist funds groups that: Resist: Groups that organize, base build, engage in direct action and cultural organizing. Groups organize within communities for structural social and economic … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations: Civil Society Leadership Awards

Deadline: 15 May 2018 Open Society Foundations is currently inviting applications for its Civil Society Leadership Awards to provide fully-funded scholarships for master’s degree study to individuals who clearly demonstrate academic and professional excellence and a deep commitment to leading positive social change in their communities. Areas of Study Awards are available for study in the following areas: Communications, Journalism & Media Culture, History & Society … [Read more...]

BBSRC-NRF: Enhancing Ruminant Livestock Productivity

Deadline: 10 April 2018 The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) in the UK and the National Research Fund (NRF) in Kenya are pleased to announce a joint call for collaborative research under the Newton-Utafiti Fund programme. This call will focus on tackling challenges relevant to ruminant livestock production in Kenya. Priority Areas Animal physiology and nutrition Investigating the bioavailability of key nutrients in animal feed and feed conversion … [Read more...]

CIHR Grants: Early Career Investigators in Maternal, Reproductive, Child and Youth Health

Deadline: 17 April 2018 IHDCYH in collaboration with the Institute of Aboriginal Peoples’ Health (IAPH) has announced a  program entitled "Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Early Career Investigators in Maternal, Reproductive, Child and Youth Health" with an aim to strengthen Canada’s capacity and knowledge to respond to challenges and needs by providing important early career development support to researchers in these fields. The objective of this funding opportunity is to build … [Read more...]

The Denver Foundation: Lauren Townsend Memorial Wildlife Fund Grants for U.S. based Organisations

Deadline: 18 May 2018 The Denver Foundation is currently seeking applications for its Lauren Townsend Memorial Wildlife Fund Grants, in order to support nonprofit organizations that focus on animal welfare or wildlife preservation. The Fund was established in the memory of Late Lauren Townsend, by her family in 1999. Eligibility Criteria Organizations with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status that focus on animal welfare or wildlife preservation are eligible to apply for funding. … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WWF’s Conservation Workshop Grants!

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is currently inviting applicants for its Conservation Workshop Grants to fund organizations to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues. These grants support training workshops with a strong hands-on learning component that will build capacity for people living in WWF priority places in select countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Conservation Workshop Grants are essential to … [Read more...]

TD Friends of the Environment Foundation Grants: Supporting Environmental Projects across Canada

Deadline: 15 July 2018 TD Friends Environment Foundation is currently seeking applications for its funding program in order to support environmental projects across Canada. Project Priorities The Foundation supports a wide range of environmental initiatives, with a primary focus on environmental education and green space programs. Eligible projects include: Schoolyard greening and outdoor classrooms Park revitalization & restoration work Butterfly gardens & pollinator … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Women of Peace Award!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Nominations are open for Women of Peace Award to help make the homes, streets, and schools safer and more peaceful. The awards are given to selfless, passionate women and girls who are working to promote peace. They receive a small monetary award, a certificate, award necklace, attendance at a workshop on non-profit development and receive technical assistance to help their project grow to reach more people. The purpose of the organization is to encourage grassroots … [Read more...]

Apply for Go Green in the City Challenge!

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Applications are open for the Go Green in the City Challenge. For 180 years Schneider Electric has been committed to changing the way they access energy. As a global specialist in energy management, with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including utilities & infrastructures, machine manufacturers, non-residential buildings, data centres & networks, and in residential … [Read more...]

British Council: Seeking Applications for Creative Enterprise Programme

Deadline: 1 April 2018 British Council is seeking applications for its Creative Enterprise Programme to support entrepreneurs who are already in the process of setting up their own creative enterprise. The workshop content and activities are relevant to people whose businesses are up-and-running and those who are in the very early stages. It’s suitable for people just starting out and for people who have been running a business for a long time, to take a fresh look at their business using new … [Read more...]