Apply for Wolfson Family Charitable Trust Funds! Helping People with Special Needs

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The Wolfson Foundation is currently seeking applications for its Wolfson Family Charitable Trust Funds to support projects that help people with special needs (particularly physical and learning disabilities), provide high quality secondary education, or that improve access to important culture or heritage. Organisations should be charities (or with charitable status or equivalent), generally have an annual income of above £50,000, and show evidence of long-term financial … [Read more...]

SFDRR Call for Participation: Approaching for Slow-Onset Climate Disasters (AI-SOCD)

Deadline: 8 May 2017 The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (SFDRR) is seeking applications to manage the risk of small-scale and large-scale, frequent and infrequent, sudden and slow-onset disasters caused by natural or man-made hazards. The causes and impacts of disaster events are generally complex; thus, systems thinking and systems approach which can identify complex interactions among different sectors shall be employed to DRR research and practices in order to design … [Read more...]

Apply for IDRC Doctoral Research Awards 2017!

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is currently seeking applications for IDRC Doctoral Research Awards. Scope IDRC has helped graduate students undertake thesis research in the field of international development since 1982. IDRC Doctoral Research Awards are intended to promote the capacity and growth of Canadian and developing country research to improve the lives of people in the developing world. Thematic Priorities Agriculture and … [Read more...]

Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust’s Call for Confidence Building Project Proposals!

Deadline: 26 May 2017 The Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation of the German Marshall Fund (BST) is currently seeking applications for "Confidence Building Project Proposal" to support confidence building activities of non-state actors in the South Caucasus, Ukraine and Moldova, and its neighboring countries. The projects should be initiated by civil society organizations which can effectively engage target audiences within the population of the region in … [Read more...]

Sino-Swedish Joint Research Programme: Supporting long-term Research Collaboration between Swedish and Chinese Researchers

Deadline: 23 May 2017 The Sino-Swedish Joint Research Programme is currently inviting applications for its research grant program in order to promote collaboration between researchers from Sweden and China to support research of the highest scientific quality. Focus Applications concern joint research collaborations between China and Sweden within any or both of the two subfocuses: Disease due to environmental impact or life style factors Treatment of chronic disease. Funding … [Read more...]

Apply for NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Fund!

Deadline: 26 May 2017 NFU Mutual Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its Funding program that is focused on providing funding to larger initiatives, which would have a significant impact on the rural community. The funds will support worthwhile community events, charities, schools and community group activities that are local to the trust's operations. Objectives The objectives of The NFU Mutual Charitable Trust are to promote, facilitate and support such purposes as are exclusively … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Ellen Stewart International Award!

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Nominations are open for "Ellen Stewart International Award" that is presented to an individual artist or group of artists who work together or a theatre organization that demonstrates success in promoting social change and youth engagement through their theatre practice. Benefits Two weeks residency at the world-famous artist residence: La MaMa Umbria International in Spoleto, Italy. La MaMa Umbria provides accommodation, meals and support for the development … [Read more...]

Apply for USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program!

Deadline: 19 June 2017 The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently seeking applications for its "Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)" that is focused on improving the quality and efficiency of operations and processes within the SNAP office. Specifically, FNS is interested in initiatives that use new technologies or examine office processes in order to improve application processing timeliness for initial or recertification applications. Purpose The purpose of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for IGIDR-IDRC Scholarship Programs!

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) in partnership with the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) is currently seeking applications for its IGIDR-IDRC scholarships programs to support scholars in tackling barriers to inclusive development in Asia. To that effect, the IGIDR is running a capacity building program in inclusive development with a special focus on the labour market and industrial policy. As part of this initiative and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Chad: Applications Open for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Chad has currently announced the annual competition for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program that is one-year, full-scholarship program offered to mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership, a public service commitment and the capacity to take full advantage of a self-defined program of independent study at one of the leading U.S. universities. The program awards a certificate from the U.S. … [Read more...]

USDA-NIFA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative: Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts Challenge Area

Deadline: 28 June 2017 The United States Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture is currently inviting applications for the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts (SBEBP) Challenge Area Program that is designed to achieve the long term goal of advancing bioeconomy by facilitiating development of regional systems for the sustainable production of bioenergy, industrial chemicals, and biobased products from renewable sources … [Read more...]

b.creative Challenge 2017: Rewarding Young Creative Changemakers

Deadline: 28 April 2017 b.creative is currently inviting artists, cultural and creative entrepreneurs from all over the world to take part in the b.creative challenge 2017 with an aim to foster new ideas in an international endeavour to better handle issues like: growing poverty rates, social cohesion, access to education and digital literacy, mental and physical wellbeing, transport and people’s mobility, new food and sustainable agriculture, climate change and environmental protection. The … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Vietnam: Seeking Applications for Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Academic Fellows Program

Deadline: 22 May 2017 The U.S. Mission to Vietnam is inviting applicants for the fall 2017 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Academic Fellows Program on civic engagement, environmental issues, and social entrepreneurship and economic development. YSEALI is a public diplomacy program of the U.S. Department of State designed to advance regional strategic goals, break down barriers that separate the next generation of leaders in ASEAN, and link those emerging leaders to the United … [Read more...]

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