Call for Applications: UN SDG Action Awards from across the Globe

Deadline: 30 January 2019

Applicants are invited to apply for UN SDG Action Awards that recognize individuals, civil society organizations, subnational governments, foundations, networks, or private sector leaders from across the globe for the most innovative, impactful and transformative initiatives building a global movement of action for the SDGs.

The UN SDG Action Awards are organized by the UN SDG Action Campaign, a special inter-agency initiative of the UN Secretary General mandated to scale up, broaden and sustain the global movement of action for the SDGs.

The winners are announced at a special Awards Ceremony held at the Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development in Bonn, Germany (2-4 May 2019), and their initiatives and projects are highlighted throughout the year as an inspiration and role model to the growing global community of SDG leaders, decision-makers and influencers.

Categories

  • Mobilizers
  • Storytellers
  • Campaigners
  • Connectors
  • Visualizers
  • Includers
  • Creatives

Eligibility Criteria

  • Everyone is encouraged to apply.
  • The UN SDG Action Awards are open to individuals, civil society organizations, subnational governments, foundations, networks, the private sector and others who are SDG mobilizers, storytellers, campaigners, connectors, visualisers, includers or creatives from across the Globe.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply online via given websites.

For more information, please visit https://sdgactionawards.org/

For great tips on how to succeed with your SDG Award applications please click here

 

  • Shadrack says:

    Commercial radio broadcasting station you fund

    • Reena says:

      Hi Shadrack,

      For more information on eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link given on the last line of the post.

      Good luck!

    • Kenya Small Scale Farmers Forum KESSFF says:

      We want to enter into PARTNERSHIP please send us details of the procedure

      • Reena says:

        Hi Kenya Small Scale Farmers Forum KESSFF,

        Thank you for your interest in the opportunity.

        To get detailed information on eligibility criteria and application requirements, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

        Good Luck!

  • Sekyanzi Mugagga says:

    Am new in this program but am in the cottage industries and looking for a donor and I carry out skills training among the youth across Uganda without any given support either private or government how can I get helped!

  • Aung says:

    Let me informed application process of applications via web site

    • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Aung,

      Applicants can apply online. For more information regarding eligibility criteria and application process, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

      • cliff matara says:

        how is the award given………plz i wish 2 get one…….

        • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

          Hi cliff matara,

          You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

          Good luck!

  • Nfor Nformi Wilson says:

    Please can I get the website for the online application of SDG Awards? Thank you

  • Matovu Robert says:

    I would like to apply on behalf of our NGO.

    • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Matovu Robert,

      You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

  • Sister Piscilla Dlamini says:

    This is a very motivational call for proposal. Many people are going extra miles for their communities to better the conditions. Therefore this is the best chance to demonstrate to the world what they do. I will also apply for this call.

    • Reena says:

      Hi Sister Piscilla Dlamini,

      Thank you for your interest in the opportunity.

      You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

    • simon ogwang says:

      hello pricilla am in uganda first contact me

  • Mahder mohammed osman omer says:

    Nice to have this opportunity .I am so excited to hear from you soon. Mahder mohammed osman omer Eritrean nationality from sudan since from 2012.I have completed 12 plus one there in Eritrea in 2007.since from that time I am still searching for some scholarship funds to my study abroad for further more up to university. No matter how I came from les income family but my dreams is about how to continue my study under any circumstances what’s that facing me to words my life and have a bright future that let me change
    my life ,my family and over all the world around us.I need this funds to continue my study abroad. Nice to hear from you soon.

  • Mahder mohammed osman omer says:

    I need this funds

    • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Mahder mohammed osman omer,

      You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

  • I am leading a youth-led NGO the empower young people in Information Communication Technology, Literacy and Numeracy, Catering, Tailoring, and other vocational skills. We are looking for more support to sustain our youth empowerment program. We currently have only single donor support

  • Vision charity development and empowerment initiative says:

    I’m interested sir

  • patrick says:

    we are looking for the donor to supports in carry out awareness of HIV/AIDS and End child Marriage in south Sudan.
    How can we get such supports.

  • Adaha William Okwahi says:

    I am a creative young south Sudanese who lack enough money to form a reformative industry for intercultural way of life where all south Sudanese ways of their lives are heard through their own sons of respective tribes through comedy,storytelling and organised cultural festivals.

  • SUBAH QUETTA says:

    Thank you very much for useful indormation’s

  • Ridan says:

    I am trying to find out if this program support soccer academy activities. I am involved in developing children’s soccer careers and now looking for donors who can help me out to continue with the community work

  • Rajendra Prasad Dhital says:

    Namaste, I am Rajendra Prasad Dhital a blind young man from rural part of Nepal. I am a founder of REAL Nepal. Currently, REAL Nepal have been running a residential educational training center/Preparatory school for the most vulnerable Nepali blind children started from on December 2017. Now we have been serving 15 children with age of 5:12 years initially. For the long term sustainability of this program, how can i submit the application form regarding the award?. Please let me know your such a easy guideline.

    • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Rajendra Prasad Dhital,

      For more information regarding eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Patrick Wathum says:

    A very helpful sites to reach the marginalized population

  • Dr Amedu Monday Amedu says:

    We are making SDGs reality by mobilizing and bringing Youth and Leaders together through Award ceremony to promote Global peace, protect human rights and provide humanitarian support that meets the basic needs of people in most affected communities in Nigeria and other parts of the world.

  • lambert boeya emile says:

    I am a refugees in the camp,I ask if I can apply?

    • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi lambert boeya emile,

      You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

  • EVANS BEYUO says:

    I am a registered non-governmental development activist from the MDGs to the SDGs system in Ghana through rewording the various MDGs contents into smaller and consumable ones to the younger generations in Ghana through awareness creation in the agriculture sector (income generation), in the health (advocacy on the minimisation/prevention of STDS especially HIV/AIDS. Currently, i developed small proposals based on the various MDGs, districts composite budgets etc in the form of booklets for readers ranging from the primary to the university level. While i intend creating more awareness on the past MDGs, i have compiled a-92 page reports on various interventions by both individuals and organisations towards the achievement of the various MDGs and currently SDGs. But my major challenge is lack of funds to implement all these activities. Please, how do i get help through the current UN SDGs awards?

    • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi EVANS BEYUO,

      For more information regarding eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • GESTER RAZAK BLESSING says:

    We are an organization there to support people who suffer burns in Ghana from the hospital bed till they are confidently up on their feet how can we too get help

  • Nelly says:

    please send me funding opportunities for Nigerian communities. wwwe are an NGO empowering youths and women single handed on skill acquisitions for sustainable livelihood and it is creating a great impact on the communities that we were able to reach due to minimal funding.

  • Gabriel Aondoaver Gbakaan says:

    Am new to this programme, I am motivational speaker to extremely poor Nigerians and the orphan, our priority is to provide “Hope for the hopeless” especially those who have lost loved ones in the northern part of the country crisis. We seriously need help to provide some basic needs for our timing population

    • Reena says:

      Hi Gabriel Aondoaver Gbakaan,

      For more information on eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link given on the last line of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • MANDU OKONDO MOSES says:

    This is An Opportunity for Me as the Local Village Climate Change Activist to Actively Part in this UN SDG Action Awards scheduled on January 30th / 2019. Therefore, I will Visit the Websites for further Actions for this Noble Cause.
    Yours in Service,
    MANDU OKONDO MOSES
    BIODIVERSITY AWARENESS CAMPAIGNER( LOCAL VILLAGE CLIMATE CHANGE ACTIVIST) AND UNDP MEDALIST IN UGANDA.

  • Wodcan Saviour Lazarus says:

    Wow! its a great opportunities for the developing local organisations to get updated online information. Please may you share with me the links for South Sudan funding opportunities in the areas of peace & reconciliation, Access to justice & rule of law, Livelihood, Education & health respectively.

    Thanks.

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