Japan Water Forum Funds of US$ 1,000: Grass root Organizations to Formulate Innovative Solutions for Water and Sanitation

Grant application for JWF funds 2016 to be open shortly

The Japan Water Forum (JWF) accepts applications every year for JWF Fund to meet the upcoming Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and to find solutions to help advance a sustainable global society. The Funds seeks to resolve and reduce water-related problems in least developed & developing countries.

Themes

Grass root Organizations in least developed and developing countries can apply for these funds under two themes respectively-

  • Theme 1: Innovative Solutions for Water and Sanitation
  • Theme 2: Water-related disaster risk reduction

Grants of up to US$ 1,000 per project will be awarded to the selected applicants.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants can be any grass-roots organizations in least developed or developing countries.
  • Water-related disasters eligible for funding under theme 2 can include those caused by hurricanes, cyclones, typhoons, floods, storm surges, landslides and tsunami.
  • Projects proposals that are in collaboration with schools, hospitals and other local communities will be preferred.
  • National governments, local governments and private companies are not eligible to apply.

How to apply

The designated application forms should be downloaded individually and submitted by e-mail through different links as per the applied theme. The forms must be filled in English.

2015 Award Recipients

  • 2015 Grants are awareded to Shama Social Village Development Organization, Pakistan for providing clean drinking water in flood areas of village Nisatta – Charsadda in Pakistan.
  • Other 2015 Grants are awarded to Right Livelihood and Empowernment Organization ( RLEO) in Tanzania for Construction of 1 open well, 1 ECOSAN toilet and 1 hand washing facility, and holding of 3 training in WASH programs in the community of Yawokofe, Tanzania.
  • Grants are awarded to Bashabo Friends Association (BFA) in Bangladesh working to strengthen community engagement on the construction and repair of a hygienic toilet facility in Alliance Primary School, Pader Town Council in Bangladesh.

Other Past Grantees

  • BASCO foundation for construction of Arsenic-free Deep Tube-well in Bagdi community and operating skill development training in Bangladesh.
  • Khmer Association for construction of a water pump in a school to improve the access to safe water for 98 students in (CAWPIS) in Cambodia.
  • Jagaran Nepal for constructing five raised hand pumps for safe water, and promoting awareness on WASH through three school based campaigns in Nepal.
  • Model Community Development Society (MCDS) for training, construction and installations of two low-cost grey-water reuse systems for improved irrigation in Kumaltar Village, Kathmandu, Nepal.

For more information, please visit JWF Grants 2016.

Next>>

<<Previous

Latest Funds for NGOs

Malawi Innovation Challenge Fund: Inviting Applicants for Irrigation Window Program

PEI Call for Applications: Regulatory Capacity Strengthening in Africa Program

USAID: Innovations in Feed the Future Monitoring and Evaluation Program

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

The Arca Foundation: Supporting Educational and Charitable Activities in United States

International Press Institute: Seeking Applications for Journalism Micro-grants in Turkey

DHHS/NIH: Seeking Applications for Feasibility and Planning SPOREs to Investigate Cancer Health Disparities

Natural Resources Conservation Service: Texas NRCS Urban Conservation Project

Embassy of France in Wellington, New Zealand: Call for Applications for 2018 Pacific Fund

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

Applications Open for Aziz Foundation’s Grant Program!

EREF: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme

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

U.S. Embassy in Austria: Seeking Proposals for Austrian-American Partnership Fund

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

U.S. Embassy in The Hague, Netherlands: Special Grant Competition in honor of CyberSecurity Awareness Month

International AIDS Society: Seeking Applications for CIPHER Grant Programme – 2017/2018

Australian Government: Agricultural Trade and Market Access Cooperation Program

Call for Applications: BRICS Multilateral Joint Science and Technology Research Collaboration

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

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

The Sumitomo Foundation: Grant for Projects for the Protection, Preservation & Restoration of Cultural Properties outside Japan

DHHS/NIH: Seeking Applications for Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers

WHSmith Trust: Seeking Applications for Community Grants Program