Malawi Innovation Challenge Fund: Inviting Applicants for Irrigation Window Program

Deadline: 3 November 2017 The Malawi Innovation Challenge Fund (MICF) is inviting applicants for its Irrigation Window program with an aim to introduce new initiatives that deliver new products, services and business models that link smallholder producers to markets by increasing the production of crops under irrigation, leading to viable self-financed cultivation of irrigated crops. MICF is a competitive, transparent mechanism that provides grant finance for innovative projects proposed by … [Read more...]

PEI Call for Applications: Regulatory Capacity Strengthening in Africa Program

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Paul-Ehrlich-Institut (PEI) is seeking applications for its program entitled “Regulatory capacity strengthening in Africa” in order to strengthen African NRAs and to reinforce established regional networks in accordance to their needs. Objectives To strengthen NRAs in their capacity to provide regulatory oversight of clinical trials To strengthen the different regulatory functions of the national regulatory system for blood, blood components, and blood … [Read more...]

ACTAE /CANSEA Call for Proposals: Competitive Grant Scheme to Strengthen the Conservation Agriculture Network

Deadline: 9 November 2017 ACTAE Regional Project-CANSEA Component has announced a third call for proposals under its “Competitive Grant Scheme” with an aim to enhance and build durable and effective networking mechanisms to facilitate synergies among agroecology initiatives. ACTAE is organized in two complementary components CANSEA and ALiSEA under the responsibility of CIRAD and GRET respectively and CIRAD overall coordination: Strengthen and institutionalize the existing conservation … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Norwegian Cooperation Programme in Higher Education with Russia!

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) has announced a call for applications for funding of joint projects between higher education institutions in Norway and Russia, under The Norwegian Cooperation Programme in Higher Education with Russia. The overall aim of the Cooperation Programme with Russia is to strengthen the knowledge cooperation in areas of shared interest between Norway and Russia. Objectives The overall aim of the … [Read more...]

BMBF Call for Proposals: International Disaster and Risk Management (IKARIM) Grant Program

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has announced the International Disaster and Risk Management (IKARIM) call for proposals within the "Research for Civil Security 2012-2017" that aims to transfer know-how and to form international partnerships for disaster risk management. The focus is on innovative, application-oriented co-operation projects that contribute to population protection, disaster prevention and the protection of critical … [Read more...]

2017 RSSAF Grant Program: Supporting Economic, Political and Social Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Rhodes Scholars Southern Africa Forum (RSSAF) is currently inviting applicants from Sub-Saharan Africa for its 2017 Michaelmas Term Grant program with an aim to promote and support programs of economic, political and social development in sub-Saharan Africa. RSSAF aims to channel the resources raised from scholar stipend deductions and other fundraising activities, to support projects primarily for poor and vulnerable groups in Sub-Saharan Africa. Grant … [Read more...]

Applications Open for NFF’s Matching Awards Program (MAP) 2018!

Deadline: 23 January 2018 The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is inviting applicants for its Matching Awards Program (MAP) 2018 in order to provide funding for results-oriented on-the-ground projects that enhance forest health and outdoor experiences on National Forests and Grasslands. Program Areas Outdoor Experiences Program Area Improving, or maintaining recreation resource connectivity including, and similar to: trail maintenance, bridge and crossing construction or repair, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for SIU’s Three -Year Project Funding Programme!

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) has announced a call for applications for funding of joint projects under the Eurasia Programme. The overall aim of the programme is to contribute to renewal and internationalisation of higher education in the cooperating countries, as a means to provide a basis for political and economic reforms, stimulate to a sustainable development, increase the level of education in the population and … [Read more...]

SIU’s Eurasia Programme 2017! Apply for Project Development Funding

Deadline: 6 November 2017 The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is inviting Norwegian institutions of higher education to apply for project development funding, to facilitate applications for long-term (3-years) project cooperation in the Eurasia Programme. The overall aim of the programme is to contribute to renewal and internationalisation of higher education in the cooperating countries, as a means to provide a basis for political and economic reforms, … [Read more...]

Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation: Contributing to the Development of Nonviolence and Environmental Sustainability

Deadline: 9 February 2018 The Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation (PPCF) is currently accepting applications for its grant program with an aim to contribute to the development of a just society based on a commitment to nonviolence and environmental sustainability. The priority is to address systemic threats by seeking to change policy and attitudes at a national or European level. Priority Areas Peace and Sustainable Security: Support the development of ways of resolving violent … [Read more...]

Apply for D-Prize: Recognizing Aspiring Entrepreneurs from Across the World!

Deadline: 19 November 2017 Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges? If yes, then apply for the D-Prize! Applicants are invited to apply for the D-Prize, recognizing new entrepreneurs who increase access to proven poverty interventions. The world has already invented ways to end poverty, yet the best interventions are not being distributed at mass-scale. Challenges Girl’s Education Agriculture Energy Global Health Education … [Read more...]

Global Fund-South Africa Call for Proposals: Young Women & Girls Economic Strengthening Programme

Deadline: 31 October 2017 NACOSA, on behalf of four PRs (Kheth’Impilo, Soul City Institute, KZN Treasury and NACOSA) have announced a Call for Proposals for Young Women & Girls Economic Strengthening Programme. The Global Fund has selected five Principal Recipients (PRs) in South Africa to implement a Young Women and Girls (YW&G) Programme, which includes an Economic Strengthening component. The YW&G Programme seeks to provide socio-economic development support and opportunities to … [Read more...]

First Solar Corporate Charitable Fund: Seeking Applications for Civic Engagement and Environmental Impact Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The First Solar Corporate Charitable Fund of the Toledo Community Foundation is seeking applications for its Civic Engagement and Environmental Impact Grants in order to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Emphasis is placed on programs that support the First Solar Corporate giving values which include: focusing on “green” education initiatives, access to clean energy and water in underserved areas, and furthering the development of innovative … [Read more...]

CAAWS’ WISE Fund: Supporting Sport Initiatives for Girls and Women in Canada

Deadline: 10 November 2017 The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) is currently seeking applications for its Women in Sport Encouragement (WISE) Fund to invest in the development of female leaders in sport and support organizations to strengthen their engagement of girls and women in sport. The two core areas of emphasis are retention of girls in sport and expanding female leadership in sport. Grant Information CAAWS is able to provide … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Startup of the Year Africa Competition 2018!

Deadline: 10 December 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for the Startup of the Year Africa 2018, an international innovative competition for startups created by Bonjour idée with the support of 70 partners (major business groups, incubators, chambers of commerce, media, competitiveness clusters, influential blogs). While shedding light on disruptive startups, this contest is meant to add value to the partners’ actions at the heart of the entrepreneurial ecosystem of innovation and startups, … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Supporting Media Organisations to Strengthen Professional and Labour Standards of Jounalists in Albania

Deadline: 10 November 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Support media organisations to strengthen professional and labour standards of jounalists in Albania” to contribute to the strengthening of democracy in Albania, to promote freedom of expression and support media's active participation, both at the local and national levels, in monitoring and influencing policies, legislation and decision-making processes and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for India-Israel Global Innovation Challenge!

Deadline: 27 October 2017 Startup India and the Israel Innovation Authority are inviting entrepreneurs, startups, research teams, etc., to submit their solutions to challenges in the areas of agriculture, water and digital health. India and Israel are joining forces in order to address some of the world’s most pressing innovation challenges. Focus Issues Healthcare Challenge #1: Solutions for real-time health monitoring, home care, remote care, periodic counseling and advice on … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Ensuring the Monitoring, Contribution and Oversight of the Implementation of the Programme

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “External monitoring, contribution and oversight to the implementation of the programme related reforms and activities, with a special focus on the respect of human rights”. Programme Lots The programme is divided into two lots: Lot 1: Police Reform and Human Rights Lot 2: Police Reform and Transparency Objectives To monitor and supervise … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Clean Energy Lab Incubation Program for Non-Profits!

Deadline: 15 November 2017 Do you have the next big idea in clean energy to create policy impact? If yes, then apply for the Clean Energy Lab Incubation Program! The Clean Energy Lab, initiative by Indian School of Business and Shakti Foundation is seeking applications for its Clean Energy Lab incubation program to identify and incubate 5 exceptional ideas to create policy action on clean energy in India. The Clean Energy Lab is India’s first incubation program to support high potential ideas … [Read more...]

Feminist Review Trust Fund: Supporting Projects to Represent the Diversity of Women’s Lives

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Feminist Review Trust is currently accepting applications from eligible entities for its grants program, representing the diversity of women’s lives globally and supporting the creativity with which women fight the inequalities they face. Set up in 2001, the Trust was funded by Feminist Review. Run as a collective since its inception in 1979 the voluntary work of  Feminist Review’s editorial teams over the years has provided the means for the Trust to share the … [Read more...]