Aspire Coronation Trust Foundation: Inviting NGOs, CBOs, INGOs and CSOs for 2018 Grants Programme

Deadline:  14 January 2018

The Aspire Coronation Trust Foundation is seeking applications for its 2017–18 grants programme that will support organizations in the non -profit sector in two ways:

  • Grant Making
  • Capacity Building and Training

ACT Foundation’s goal is to increase quality and impact of projects, provide more time to innovate and build strong relationships with our partners, to ultimately achieve results for the people serve, together.

Thematic Areas

  • Health
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environment
  • Leadership

Eligibility Criteria

  • Organizations must have been in existence for a least two years
  • Must be legally registered as a Non Profit organization (GTE/LTD)
  • Should have a strong governance structure (Board of Directors, CEO etc)
  • Must show evidence of other sources of funding.
  • Should have audited accounts.
  • Organization must show track record of work in the area of engagement.
  • Projects/programmes must have a maximum life cycle of 12 months.
  • Organizations should have staff strength of at least 5 Individuals.
  • Be open to independent audit
  • Criteria for NGOs, CBOs, INGOs and CSO selection:
    • A sound, creative, innovative and impact driven initiative.
    • NGOs, CBOs INGOs and CSOs based in Nigeria and other parts of Africa
    • Experience of NGOs, CBOs INGOs and CSO in conducting community based initiatives, in the areas of Health, Entrepreneurship, Environment and Leadership with a comprehensive project monitoring framework and organizational structure.
    • Other elements such as geographical balance across the continent, diverse ideological and professional backgrounds of the NGOs, CBOs INGOs and CSOs. Gender, ethnic and social diversity will also be considered in the final selection of grantees.
  • Categories that are eligible to apply are:
    • Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), community groups/ community based organization, charitable organizations, and faith-based organizations/foundations.

How to Apply

Interested applicants must download the application form via given website.

Eligible Countries: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cape Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Cote d’Ivorie, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

For more information, please visit ACT Foundation Grants Programme.

ISID Research Grants Program: Supporting the Professional Development of Individuals

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

EC-Growth Call for Proposals: Development of European SMEs in International Business through SME Networks

Apply for Research Project Grants in Development Research!

Prince Bernhard Nature Fund: Seeking Applications to Save Endangered Flora and Fauna

UN Women CFPs: Action Oriented Advocacy Research to Inform Key Stakeholders Efforts to End Gender-Based Discrimination and Violence against Women

USAID-Kiev: Seeking Applications for “The Media Program in Ukraine”

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

U.S. Embassy in Benin: PAS Small Grants Program for All Audiences

USAID-LENS: BSP Private Sector Transformation and Service Support Grant Program

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Caring for Vulnerable Children in a Fractured World Programme

LASC: Seeking Applications for International Grants

Russell Sage Foundation Grants: The Social, Economic and Political Effects of the Affordable Care Act

Russell Sage Foundation’s Social Inequality Grants Program: Supporting Innovative Research on Economic Inequality

VIA Art Fund: Supporting Artistic Projects and Incubators

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

Acción Cultural Española: Seeking Applications for Mobility Grants Program

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

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

U.S. Embassy in Denmark: Countering Violent Extremism TechCamp

U.S. Embassy New Zealand, PAS:  Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Rural Women New Zealand: Inviting Applicants for Audrey Reid Grant

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

EC-EaSI Call for Proposals: Access to Social Protection and National Reform Support