Latest Grants and Resources for Agriculture

Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Agriculture.

U.S. Department of Labor announces Equal Access to Quality Jobs for Women and Girls in Agriculture (EQUAL) Project – Colombia

Deadline: 19 July 2019 In support of the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative (W-GDP), the Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB), U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL, or the Department), has announced the availability of approximately $5,000,000 total costs (subject to the availability of Federal funds) for one cooperative to fund one technical assistance project in Colombia to economically empower vulnerable women and girls. The objective of the project is to reduce the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposal for Regional and Global Organizations to Enable Climate Resilient Landscapes and Improved Livelihoods

Deadline: 1 June 2019 The Forest and Farm Facility is looking for apex regional (i.e. present in more than one country) and global forest and farm producers’ organizations, or consortia of such organizations, to collaborate with and support. This round of grants will focus on ways organizations can improve their service delivery to their national or local members. The Objective of the grants is to link local voices and learning to global processes through genuine participatory processes … [Read more...]

Embassy of Ireland seeking Concept Notes for Vietnam Ireland Bilateral Education Exchange (VIBE) Programme 2019

Deadline: 14 June 2019 The Embassy of Ireland is currently accepting concept notes from Vietnamese Universities, Research Institutes and Vocational Colleges for its Vietnam Ireland Bilateral Education Exchange (VIBE) Programme to foster educational co-operation between Ireland and Vietnam. VIBE is an initiative of the Embassy of Ireland under the Irish Development Experience Sharing (IDEAS) Programme to facilitate education links between Ireland and Vietnam. The Irish Development … [Read more...]

Nuffic’s Orange Knowledge Programme to Achieve Food Security in Ethiopia

Deadline: 1 July 2019 Nuffic is inviting call for proposals to contribute to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture (SDG 2) and ensuring availability and sustainable management of water for all (SDG 6). Furthermore, the proposals must contribute to the following long-term impact: Promote agricultural growth; Create ecologically sustainable food systems; Water efficiency in agriculture increased. The following medium-term … [Read more...]

Call for Funding Support to Scale Up Agricultural Technologies in Africa

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) has announced a funding call to competitively provide support to existing/new innovation Platforms, agribusinesses and other Multi-stakeholders platforms to bring technologies to scale on TAAT commodities value chain. This call is only suitable for agribusinesses and multi-stakeholder groups working on the TAAT commodities value chain with business considerations. This call will prioritize the development and … [Read more...]

FOMA Charitable Trust Fund inviting Applications for Small Grant Program for Malawi

Deadline: 15 June 2019 The Friends of Malawi Association (FOMA) Charitable Trust Fund is inviting applications for its small grant program which aimed at sustainable development and those that promote a degree of self-help within the community. They help with the relief of poverty through projects aimed at the improvement in areas such as, but not limited to, health, education and agriculture and they hope that projects will act as pilots for wider replication. They make grants to … [Read more...]

2019 Innov8Agric Challenge for AgriTechnology Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 30 June 2019 Applications are open for 2019 Innov8Agric Challenge. Focusing on Agriculture and Technology, Crenov8 Consulting, a leading Management Consulting and Digital Firm in Dubai hosts the agribusiness gathering – Meet The Farmers’ Conference (MTFC), now in its third edition. As part of that initiative, they are also looking to support AgriTechnology Entrepreneurship in Africa with the Innov8 Agric Challenge, which is looking to promote innovative ideas and enterprises that … [Read more...]

Competitive African Rice Initiative East Africa seeking Concept Notes for Matching Grant Fund

Deadline: 24 May 2019 The Competitive African Rice Initiative East Africa (CARI-EA) has announced its first call for Concept Notes under the Matching Grant Fund (MGF). Concept Notes are expected from consortia comprising of private sector rice millers/processors/aggregators who are willing to work closely with suppliers of inputs, machinery, financial, Business Development Services (BDS) and extension services, to enable smallholder farmers to build viable and profitable enterprises for … [Read more...]

Government of Canada inviting Indigenous Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative

Deadline: 30 September 2022 Government of Canada is inviting applicants for its Indigenous Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative to increase economic development opportunities of Indigenous Peoples and communities in Canada. This initiative will support Indigenous communities and entrepreneurs who are ready to launch agriculture and food systems projects and others who want to build their capacity to participate in the Canadian agriculture and agri-food sector. Types of Eligible … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Kyiv announces Small Grants 2019 in Ukraine

Deadline: 31 August 2019 The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Kyiv has announced a Call for Proposals for Small Grants 2019 in Ukraine. This aid modality of the Slovak Official Development Assistance is funded from SlovakAid and is aimed directly at small-scale projects which represent a more flexible, operative and effective financial support for developing countries. Priorities Sector The submitted projects must be related to sectors of Quality education, Good health, Good … [Read more...]

USDA-NIFA launches Food and Agriculture Service Learning Program

Deadline: 4 June 2019 The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), United States of Food and Agriculture (USDA) has launched "Food and Agriculture Service Learning Program" to increase the knowledge of agriculture and improve the nutritional health of children and to bring together stakeholders from the distinct parts of the food system to increase the capacity for food, garden, and nutrition education within host organizations or entities, such as school cafeterias and classrooms, … [Read more...]

Thomson Reuters Foundation inviting Reporting Rural Poverty and Agricultural Development Program

Deadline: 22 May 2019 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is inviting journalists for its Reporting Rural Poverty and Agricultural Development Program. In order to ensure the daily issues faced by rural poor people and their communities are acknowledged, it is vital that their stories are heard and their voices are amplified. With funding from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the specialised UN agency, they will bring together journalists from across West and Eastern … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Advancing Young Women Professional Fellows Program 2019

Deadline: 24 May 2019 Applications are open for Advancing Young Women Professional Fellows Program 2019 to strengthen visiting fellows skills in agro-entrepreneurship and agri-food system innovation, and addresses issues of women’s economic empowerment. The Professional Fellows Program - Advancing Women Agribusiness Entrepreneurs and Innovators hosted at Michigan State University (MSU) connects Ugandan, Tanzanian, and Kenyan agribusiness professionals and entrepreneurs with their … [Read more...]

Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Fish: Notice of Funding Opportunity-Aquaculture and Fisheries

Deadline: 24 May 2019 The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Fish has issued a request for applications to support research for development in Feed the Future target and aligned countries in West Africa, East Africa, and Asia. Feed the Future (FTF) is the U.S. Government’s (USG) global hunger and food security initiative. Funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the FTF Innovation Lab for Fish (Fish Innovation Lab or FIL) has the overarching goal of alleviating … [Read more...]

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria announces Call for Proposals for Georgia

Deadline: 28 June 2019 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria through the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Georgia announces a procedure for accepting and selecting proposals for projects to be implemented with a grant within the framework of the Official Development Assistance of the Republic of Bulgaria, with an initial deadline for launching in 2020. Priority Areas and Directions for Implementing Projects on the Territory of Georgia are: Strengthening … [Read more...]

USDA/NIFA announces Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Grants Program

Deadline: 11 June 2019 The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), United States of Food and Agriculture (USDA) has announced an Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) - Education and Workforce Development (EWD) to support research, education, and extension work by awarding grants to solve key problems of local, regional, national, and global importance in sustaining conventional, organic, and urban agricultural systems. Priority Areas Plant health and production … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals for Rwanda Innovation Challenge

Deadline: 30 April 2019 In collaboration with its partners, the National Council for Science and Technology (NCST) would like to invite interested youth, students, scientists, researchers and entrepreneurs to submit innovation proposals under the Rwanda Innovation Challenge, RIC. The RIC is a scheme established under the National Research and Innovation Fund (NRIF) that is aimed at strengthening national innovation capacity and promoting technology breakthroughs by enabling innovators … [Read more...]

2019 LIFE CFPs for Traditional Projects on Climate Action

Deadline: 12 September 2019 Applications are now open for LIFE Climate Action Program with an aim to contribute to the development and demonstration of innovative climate change adaptation technologies, systems, methods and instruments that are suitable for being replicated, transferred or mainstreamed. Objectives The priority area Climate Change Adaptation has in particular the following specific objectives as set out in Article 15 of the LIFE Regulation: to contribute to the … [Read more...]

2019 LIFE Call for Proposals for Traditional Projects- Climate Change Mitigation

Deadline: 12 September 2019 LIFE Call for Proposals for Traditional Projects on Climate Change Mitigation to improve the knowledge base for the development, assessment, monitoring, evaluation and implementation of effective climate change mitigation actions and measures and to enhance the capacity to apply that knowledge in practice. Objectives Climate Change Mitigation has in particular the following specific objectives: to contribute to the implementation and development of Union … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Climate Governance and Information Traditional Projects

Deadline: 12 September 2019 Apply for Climate Governance and Information Traditional Projects that aims at contributing to the development and implementation of EU climate policy and legislation. Objectives The specific objectives of the priority area Climate Governance and Information set out in Article 16 of the LIFE Regulation are in particular: to promote awareness raising on climate matters, including generating public and stakeholder support of Union policy making in the … [Read more...]