IFAD Call for Proposals:  Enhancing Farmer Resilience to Climate Change, Sustainable Crop Productivity, and Nutrition under Rainfed Conditions

Deadline: 3 May 2017 The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is seeking proposals to implement a project on “Use of genetic diversity and Evolutionary Plant Breeding for enhanced farmer resilience to climate change, sustainable crop productivity, and nutrition under rainfed conditions” with an aim to enhance the resilience of target low-input poor farmers in the project area through developing EP populations with higher and stable yields under the local farm agronomic and … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: A Regional Hub for Structured Dialogue

Deadline: 7 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “A Regional Hub for structured dialogue" to enable CSOs from the Neighbourhood South to engage in a more structured, inclusive, continuous and sustainable regional dialogue between civil society, EU institutions, regional entities and authorities. The global objective of this call for proposals is to promote citizen engagement and political participation of young … [Read more...]

European Union: Energy Efficient Household Devices, Distribution, After-Sales Structures and Mini-Grids for Exploring Economic Growth Potential in Rural Areas

Deadline: 7 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Energy efficient household devices, distribution, after-sales structures and Mini-grids for exploring economic growth potential in rural areas” in order to enable conditions that are created for full scale access in rural areas to basic energy options. The programme is divided into two lots: Lot 1: Energy efficient household devices, distribution and … [Read more...]

FONTAGRO Call for Proposals 2017: Innovations for Sustainable Intensification of Family Agriculture in the Face of Climate Change

Deadline: 30 June 2017 FONTAGRO has announced a Call for Proposals 2017 for the presentation of projects on "Innovations for sustainable intensification of family agriculture in the face of climate change" with an aim to promote technological, organizational and / or institutional innovations for the sustainable intensification of family agriculture in the face of climate change in FONTAGRO member countries. The call will support innovation platforms made up of public and private agents who … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: 10YFP Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Programme

Deadline: 8 May 2017 Applications are open for the “Sustainable Lifestyles and Education (SLE) Programme” with an aim to accelerate the shift towards more sustainable lifestyles and education. The thematic focus of this call for proposals is “Reduction of CO2 emission arising from household consumption of energy, food, or mobility through innovative multi-stakeholder partnerships”. Focus Areas Developing And Replicating Sustainable Lifestyles, Including Low-Carbon Lifestyles, which has … [Read more...]

DST-RCN Call for Proposals 2017: Supporting Projects in the Field of ICT Research

Deadline: 6 September 2017 The Department of Science and Technology (DST) from Indian side and the Research Council of Norway (RCN) from Norwegian side have jointly announced a call for proposals to support projects within the field of ICT research. The objective of this call is to establish joint Indian-Norwegian researcher projects that strengthen already on-going research activities in each research group and contribute significant added value to these on-going activities within ICT and the … [Read more...]

The Embassy of Finland in Lithuania: 2017 Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) in Belarus

Deadline: 2 May 2017 The Embassy of Finland in Lithuania is currently inviting applicants for its 2017 Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) in Belarus with an aim to support initiatives of local non-governmental organisations. The FLC helps Belarussian civil society actors to carry out well-targeted projects with a clear goal and sustainable outcome in the field of human rights, democracy and good governance. The approach is to establish partnerships with a limited number of organisations instead … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, PAS:  Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 20 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Consulate General Lahore of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce funding is available through the Public Diplomacy Grants program. Goals increasing civilian capacity to reduce violent extremism with a focus on vulnerable populations creating a healthier, better educated, and more skillful workforce Focus Areas & Outcomes Sports Diplomacy greater connections between American and … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: EU-China Cooperation on Wildlife Protection

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “EU-China Cooperation on Wildlife Protection” in order to contribute to the implementation of EU Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking by supporting the action of China in this field. The objectives of this call for proposals are to support China-EU efforts in tackling wildlife trafficking by undertaking a targeted awareness raising or communication activity to … [Read more...]

IDRC Call for Proposals: Health Information Systems or Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health in the Middle East and North Africa

Deadline: 23 May 2017 Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) has announced a call for implementation research proposals to contribute to national and regional efforts to improve health systems responsiveness in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Objectives Generate and promote application of an evidence base through support to a cohort of implementation research projects focusing on either HIS or ASRH in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Ensure … [Read more...]

DST-DAAD Joint Call for Proposals 2017: Project-based Personnel Exchange Programme (PPP)

Deadline: 14 June 2017 The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) are seeking proposals for its Indo-German Joint Research Collaboration, Project- based Personnel Exchange Programme with India. Aims The basic aim of the programme is to strengthen the collaboration between Indian and German research groups, which are working jointly on a particular scientific project. The programme ’Project-based Personnel Exchange’ envisages, in … [Read more...]

Apply for 2017 WJP Anthony Lewis Prize for Exceptional Rule of Law Journalism!

Deadline: 28 May 2017 Nominations are open for the 2017 World Justice Project (WJP) Anthony Lewis Prize for Exceptional Rule of Law Journalism to acknowledge journalists from around the world who have contributed to increased awareness and understanding of the foundational importance of the rule of law. Prize Information The winner will receive $10,000 USD. The winner of the WJP 2017 Anthony Lewis Prize for Exceptional Rule of Law Journalism will be announced in July of … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Education: Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities

Deadline: 5 June 2017 The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Department of Education is currently inviting applicants for its programme entitled “Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities: Early Childhood Personnel Center”. Purposes Help address State-identified needs for personnel preparation in special education, early intervention, related services, and regular education to work with children, including infants and … [Read more...]

Michael Cornish Charitable Trust: Inviting Charities and Not-For-Profit Organisations Based in the UK

Deadline: 13 June 2017 The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is currently accepting applications from the charities and not-for-profit organisations based in the UK for its grants program. The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is a grant making charitable organisation. The trust was founded by Michael Cornish in 2005; the present trustees are Michael, Harriet Cornish and Richard Vigar. The Trust Administrator is Phillipa Cridland. Priority Areas Organisations that work in the following … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Philippines Innovate and Learn Grants!

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Voice is currently inviting groups and organisations for its Philippines Innovate and Learn Grants to test and scale new approaches. Focus Areas Improved access to (productive) resources (finance, land and water) and employment Improved access to social services, health and education in particular Space for political participation Funding Information Innovate and Learn grants are available from €5,000 to €200,000 (approx. ₱265,000 to … [Read more...]

KILROY Foundation’s Grant 2017: Improving Education Opportunities

Deadline: 3 July 2017 The KILROY Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Spring Grants 2017 in order to improve education opportunities throughout the world. The intent of the Foundation is to help develop individuals and communities around the world through travel and education. The KILROY Foundation awards grants to young individuals pursuing: Studies abroad Internship abroad Volunteer work abroad Grant Information The Foundation will award 5 "Spring" grants in … [Read more...]

USAID’s Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems: Enhancing the Production and Consumption of Animal-Source Foods

Deadline for Reach Grants: 14 May 2017 Deadline for Focus Grants: 26 May 2017 The University of Florida (UF) Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems (LSIL) programme, awarded by U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) with an aim to enhance the production, marketing, and consumption of animal-source foods (ASF) in the target countries in order to increase the … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of NEA/AC: Increasing Women’s Political Participation in Kuwait

Deadline: 7 June 2017 The United States Department of State, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to increase womens political participation in Kuwait with an aim to advance U.S. foreign policy by encouraging inclusive governance through building the leadership and technical capacity of women in government and civil society; addressing persistent barriers that prevent women from accessing decision-making … [Read more...]

Apply for Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge to Improve the Lives of Nigerians!

Deadline: 19 May 2017 Do you have an idea to improve the lives of Nigerians? If yes, then apply for the Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge. The Union Bank is currently inviting applicants for its Centenary Innovation Challenge with a motive to address the biggest problems affecting how people live, work, socialise and do business in Nigeria. The innovation challenge will engage eligible young and talented people across Nigeria to submit novel ideas that address some of the Sustainable … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania: Seeking Applications for Development Cooperation Projects 2017 in Egypt

Deadline: 1 May 2017 The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in the Arab Republic of Egypt is currently accepting applications for the implementation of the Development Cooperation projects 2017. Priorities Development Cooperation Priorities for Egypt in 2017 are the following: Bilateral cooperation partnerships (inter-institutional cooperation) promotion between public authorities, higher education institutions. Priorities: economic cooperation, sustainable development (renewable … [Read more...]

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