ISID Research Grants Program: Supporting the Professional Development of Individuals

Deadline: 1 April 2018 The International Society for Infectious Diseases is accepting applictions for its Research Grants program to fund pilot research projects or training of young investigators from resource-limited countries. The goal of the program is to support and foster the professional development of individuals (less than 40 years of age) in the field of human infectious diseases research by helping them to acquire additional skills and data to help advance their careers. Areas of … [Read more...]

Comic Relief: Seeking Applications for Safe, Secure, Settled Fund

Deadline: 14 June 2018 Comic Relief is seeking applications for its Safe, Secure, Settled Fund. This initiative will invest in projects that are using sport to improve the lives of young people without a safe or secure place to live, helping them to gain the skills and resources to lead safe and positive lives. Comic Relief is looking for creative approaches to support young people without a safe or secure place to live. All proposals must use sport as a tool for social change in their … [Read more...]

Mozilla Fellowships: Transformative Experience for Emerging Leaders

Deadline: 20 April 2018 Applications are open for Mozilla Fellowships to provide resources, tools, community and amplification to those building a more humane​ ​digital​ ​world. During their tenure, Fellows use their skill sets — in technology, in activism, in science, in policy — to design products, run campaigns, influence policy and ultimately lay the groundwork for a more open and inclusive internet. Mozilla Fellows are working to stop the spread of misinformation, to put individuals in … [Read more...]

Souter Charitable Trust: Supporting Projects Engaged in the Relief of Human Suffering in UK

Deadline: 20 April 2018 The Souter Charitable Trust (SCT) is seeking applications for its grant program to support projects engaged in the relief of human suffering in all its aspects in the UK and overseas – especially, but not exclusively, those with a Christian emphasis and ethos. Funding Information Whilst there are no minimum or maximum amounts given an average grant would be a small one off in the region of £1,000 – £3,000. Eligibility Criteria Grants are restricted to UK … [Read more...]

Apply for ChangemakerXchange Summit! A Platform for Young Social Innovators

Deadline: Various For Africa: 9 April 2018 For Asia: 31 March 2018 Applications are open for the ChangemakerXchange Summit that is a global collaboration platform for young social innovators. It gathers some of the world’s most exciting changemakers at impact retreats in beautiful spaces around the world for the exchange and co-creation of ideas. Impact Retreats: ChangemakerXchange identifies and connects young Social innovators on a deeply personal level at retreats around … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Palliative Care Development in Africa’s Small Grants Programme!

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The Trustees of the True Colours Trust have set aside funds towards a small grants programme for hospices and palliative care providers across Africa to support the development of palliative care. Applications and approved grants are administered by the African Palliative Care Association. Funding is primarily for one-off projects, with a duration of no more than one year. Grant Information The size of grants ranges from £500- £5,000. Funding Priorities Trustees … [Read more...]

Acción Cultural Española: Seeking Applications for Mobility Grants Program

Deadline: 31 March 2018 Acción Cultural Española is accepting applications for "Mobility Grants Program" to support the capacity of the culture sector and its creative industries to operate internationally, promoting the circulation and mobility of works, productions, artists, creators, agents and culture and creative professionals. The Programme is designed to encourage foreign organisations and institutions of interest in the cultural field – both public and private – to feature Spanish or … [Read more...]

The Waterloo Foundation: Inviting Applicants for Environment’s Marine Programme

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The Waterloo Foundation is inviting applicants for its Environment fund under the theme “Marine Programme” to support initiatives working to halt the decline of fish stocks that communities in developing countries rely on, and those working to bring about sustainable fisheries in Wales. Project Types Local Projects Applications for local projects should demonstrate that they will positively impact upon the marine fisheries they are working to protect, and … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Enhance Local Authorities’ Contributions to Governance and Development Processes

Deadline: 17 May 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Enhance Local Authorities' Contributions to Governance and Development Processes" to promote inclusive and sustainable growth in rural areas of Kyrgyzstan. The specific objective(s) of this call for proposals is to strengthen and facilitate the role of Local Authorities enabling them to promote governance and development processes at local level. Priority … [Read more...]

The Waterloo Foundation: Seeking Applications for Environment’s Tropical Rainforests Programme

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The Waterloo Foundation is seeking applications for its Environment fund under the theme “Tropical Rainforests Programme” to protect tropical rainforests for their value to the climate, communities and biodiversity, principally through avoided deforestation. Types of Projects Local projects: Applications for practical local projects that will consider would typically be working on a specified tropical rainforest area, defined in hectares. Applicants will need to … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for European Social Innovation Competition!

Deadline: 27 April 2018 The European Commission is seeking applications for its European Social Innovation Competition that is a challenge prize run by the European Commission across all Horizon 2020 associated countries. The Competition aims at stimulating social innovation's potential to provide solutions to societal challenges and foster sustainable and inclusive growth in Europe. It will directly support some ideas best illustrating that potential. It will engage citizens, businesses … [Read more...]

Government of Canada: Seeking Applications for Low Carbon Economy Challenge

Deadline( for Stream 1): 14 May 2018 Government of Canada is accepting applications for its Low Carbon Economy Challenge which is part of the Low Carbon Economy Fund. This Challenge will leverage Canadian ingenuity to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and generate clean growth in support of Canada’s clean growth and climate action plan, the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change. The Challenge will provide over $500 million to successful applicants to support projects that … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Embassy of Japan in Uganda is seeking proposals for its Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects (GGP) to provide financial assistance to non-profit, development-oriented organizations to support community development projects which directly benefit people at the grassroots level. Project Areas Any projects geared towards grassroots assistance are eligible for financing under GGP. Preferable, however, are projects in the areas below. Particular … [Read more...]

Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants: Supporting Strategic Legal Work in the UK

Deadline: 4 May 2018 Applications are open for Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants (SLF) program to support legal work in the UK that goes beyond securing justice for an individual and makes a significant contribution to law, practice and procedures to uphold and promote the rights of vulnerable migrant children and young people more generally. The SLF aims to tackle injustices and inconsistencies in law and practice that disadvantage or discriminate against vulnerable young … [Read more...]

IJ4EU: Funding Cross-Border Investigative Reporting in Europe

Deadline: 3 May 2018 IJ4EU is inviting applications for its grant program to support investigations that reflect the media’s watchdog role and that assist the public in holding those in power accountable for their actions and to their obligations. IJ4EU grants are intended to foster and strengthen collaboration among European Union-based journalists and newsrooms on revelations in the public interest and of cross-border significance. The grants are administered by the International Press … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Canberra: Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The U.S. Embassy Canberra’s Public Affairs Section (PAS) is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. PAS Canberra invites proposals for projects that strengthen and encourage support for the U.S. – Australian alliance. All programs must include an American element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of, or experience … [Read more...]

PTES Conservation Insight Grants: Preserving Endangered Species around the World

Deadline: 20 April 2018 People’s Trust for Endangered Species is seeking applications for its PTES Conservation Insight Grants. People’s Trust for Endangered Species has awarded grants to scientific researchers and conservationists for many years for work that is aimed at the preservation of endangered species around the world. Priority Areas High priority projects include: Gathering evidence needed to undertake necessary mitigation work Using scientific evidence to get changes … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Supporting Moldovan Civil Society Criminal Justice Sector Oversight

Deadline: 20 April 2018 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, is seeking applications from qualified U.S. or overseas-based Non-profit/non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and other qualified organizations for a Grant to implement a program entitled “Engagement of Civil Society in Overseeing and Reporting Criminal Justice Sector Abuses”. The overall goal of this NOFO is to help the Government support the rule of law through an … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Supporting Civil Society and Media in Ukraine

Deadline: 18 May 2018 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) announces an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that support civil society and media in Ukraine. DRL invites organizations to submit proposals in response to the following project. Each organization can submit up to two proposals in response to this NOFO. Local-level Civil Society Anti-Corruption Oversight in Ukraine ($750,000): DRL's … [Read more...]

Ernest Cook Trust: Inviting Applications for Large Grants Programme

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Ernest Cook Trust is inviting applications for its Large Grants Programme to encourage young people’s interest either in the countryside and the environment, the arts (in the broadest sense), or in science, or to raise levels of literacy and numeracy. Funding Information A large grants programme for awards of up to £12,000 operate throughout the year. Eligibility Criteria All applicant organisations must be based and working in the UK and should be either state … [Read more...]