Nominations Open for 2017 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize!

Deadline: 1 March 2017 Jacobs Foundation is seeking nominations for Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize with an aim to award outstanding scientific contributions of individuals from all scholarly disciplines aiming at improving the development and living conditions of children and youth or contributing to one of the Jacobs Foundation’s thematic priorities. This includes, but is not limited to, educational sciences, psychology, economics, sociology, family studies, media studies, linguistics, … [Read more...]

HRSA/DHHS: Optimizing Family Support for Families of Children with or at-risk for Congenital Zika Virus Infection in United States

Deadline: 2 March 2017 The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications for a program entitled "Optimizing Family Support for Families of Children with or at-risk for Congenital Zika Virus Infection". The purpose of this program is to provide information, education, technical assistance, and support to families of children in United States territories and jurisdictions outside the continental United … [Read more...]

DFID: Supporting Child Protection and Youth Empowerment Projects in Tanzania

Deadline: 30 January 2017 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) Tanzania is in the early design phase of programming on child protection and youth empowerment. This work will be part of a future larger programme on Education and Youth. Objectives DFID Tanzania is hosting an Early Market Engagement meeting on this project to: inform the market of the upcoming opportunity solicit feedback ahead of the development of the Business Case identify whether there are … [Read more...]

The Mazda Foundation’s Grant Program: Providing Assistance to Charitable Entities, Causes and Individuals throughout New Zealand

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Mazda Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program with an aim to include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to individuals and causes which may qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide: Assistance towards the maintenance and improvement of the natural environment Assistance in the advancement of culture and education to achieve excellence at all levels in the community Assistance to young people … [Read more...]

The Khaled Hosseini Foundation’s Omid Grant: Supporting Humanitarian Projects in Afghanistan

Deadline: 1 April 2017 The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is seeking applications for its Omid Grant to support humanitarian projects in Afghanistan. The Khaled Hosseini Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit provides humanitarian assistance for the people of Afghanistan. The Foundation works with the United Nations refugee organization (UNHCR) to build shelters for refugee families. It also provides economic opportunities, education, and healthcare for women and children of Afghanistan. Eligibility … [Read more...]

National Institutes of Health: Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children in United States

Deadline: 7 May 2020 The National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications for the program entitled "Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children". The initiative includes a focus on ethnic and racial minority children and populations of underserved children to include: children from low literacy, rural and low-income populations, geographically isolated children, hearing and visually impaired … [Read more...]

EEA/Norway Grants Call for Proposals: Children and Youth at Risk Programme in Lithuania

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The European Economic Area (EEA) Grants and Norway Grants is currently seeking proposals for its programme "Children and Youth at Risk" to improve well-being of children and young people at risk in Lithuania. The EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021 represent funding from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway to reduce economic and social disparities and strengthen cooperation with 15 EU countries in Central and Southern Europe and the Baltics. Areas of Support Judicial … [Read more...]

USAID’s Afghan Children Read Program: Generating Measurable Reading Outcomes for Girls and Boys in Afghanistan

Deadline: 21 January 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) for its Afghan Children Read (ACR) Program with an aim to improve equitable access to education and generate measurable reading outcomes for girls and boys in Afghanistan. The key objective for the grants program is to increase local advocacy for prioritizing early grade reading in schools and communities, while supporting increased access to … [Read more...]

Voice’s Indonesia Empowerment Grant: Raising Awareness against Marginalized Groups

Deadline: 13 February 2017 The Voice is seeking applications for its program entitled "Indonesia Empowerment Grant" with an aim to raise awareness, develop transformative leadership, build confidence and skills, as well as trying to fight stigma and discrimination against marginalized groups. Voice is an initiative by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and is executed by a consortium between Oxfam Novib and Hivos. Support Areas Based on the results of research and analysis of the … [Read more...]

Brady Education Foundation: Closing Opportunity Gap for Children at Risk in United States

Deadline: 1 April 2017 The Brady Education Foundation is seeking applications with an aim to close the achievement/opportunity gap for children at risk for poor school outcomes due to environmental factors associated with living in poverty. The Foundation pursues its mission by promoting collaboration between researchers and educators via the funding of program development and program evaluations in education. Currently, the Foundation is particularly focused on the development and … [Read more...]

MAXIMUS Foundation: Helping Disadvantaged Population and Underserved Communities in United States

Deadline: 31 January 2017 The MAXIMUS Foundation is seeking applications to provide grants to nonprofit organizations and charities that share the commitment in helping disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. The MAXIMUS Foundation is committed to support programs that promote personal growth and self-sufficiency through improved health, augmented child and family development, and community development. The foundation holds a strong sense of corporate citizenship and … [Read more...]

Mercy Foundation’s Social Justice Small Grants Program: Inviting Not for Profit Organisations in Australia

Deadline: 27 March 2017 The Mercy Foundation is currently accepting applications from Australian organisations for its Social Justice Small Grants Program that provide seed funding to assist communities and organisations to build capacity that will help create structural change and bring about greater social justice in Australia. The Mercy Foundation seeks to create greater social equity and inclusion in the Australian community. Grant Information  Grant amounts range from $1,000 to $10,000 … [Read more...]

GoodLife Kids Foundation: Supporting Organisations Providing Opportunities for Children with Disabilities in Canada

Deadline: 24 February 2017 GoodLife Kids Foundation is currently accepting requests for funding for ongoing physical activity programs for children with special needs - primarily physical and/or intellectual disabilities. GoodLife Kids Foundation raises funds to support national, provincial and local programs that provide sustainable physical activity opportunities for kids and remove some of the barriers currently holding children back from living a healthy life. Funding Information: … [Read more...]

SAMHSA Call for Proposals: System of Care Expansion and Sustainability Cooperative Agreements

Deadline: 3 January 2017 The U.S. Department of State's Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 Cooperative Agreements for the Expansion and Sustainability of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children with Serious Emotional Disturbances. The purpose of this program is to improve behavioral health outcomes for children and youth (birth-21) with serious … [Read more...]

NordForsk-NRO Education for Tomorrow: Inclusion in Pre-Primary and Primary Education

Deadline: 4 April 2017 NordForsk, in collaboration with the Netherlands Initiative for Education Research (NRO) is seeking applicants for its “Education for Tomorrow. Inclusive Education across Borders: Research projects oriented towards practice and policy”. The thematic area for this joint call for proposals is inclusion in pre-primary and primary education with a focus on teaching and learning for children and students in need of special support. Grant Information The total funding … [Read more...]

UNWG Charity Programme: Supporting Children’s Charities in Austria and the Developing World

Deadline: 31 December 2016 The United Nations Women’s Guild (UNWG) is accepting applications for its UNWG Charity Programme for Children to support children’s charities in Austria and the developing world. This project-based programme is organised for the sole purpose of benefitting children in need.  The UNWG charity programme assists abused children, those having restricted access to education, children with serious health problems, children having no access to clean drinking water, … [Read more...]

UNICEF Public Engagement Initiative for Refugee: Activating Public in Support of Refugee Children

Deadline: 3 January 2017 The United Nations Children's Fund is seeking proposals from eligible entities for the program entitled "Public Engagement Initiative for Refugee" with an aim frame a new public narrative around the refugee crisis and to help activate the public in support of refugee children. UNICEF is seeking to engage the public in multiple countries and shift perceptions of refugees so as to ultimately benefit refugee children in areas such as education and protection. In … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Improving the Quality of Life for Ill Children and Children Victims of Trauma in France and Lebanon

Deadline: 10 February 2017 The CMA CGM Corporate Foundation for Children has launched a 2017 Call for Proposals for fifth edition to support projects aimed at improving the quality of life for ill children and children victims of trauma in France (Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur only) and in Lebanon. Grants will be awarded through a call for proposals aimed at improving life conditions, the well-being and personal fulfillment of ill children or victims of trauma, on one of the following … [Read more...]

ICATCH Grants Program: Improving Child Health in Low-Income and Lower-Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 10 February 2017 The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section on International Child Health (SOICH) is seeking applicants for its International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) Grant program with an aim to provide both financial and technical support to grant recipients who are developing and implementing a program or project that improves child health in their community. ICATCH grants emphasize: Partnerships with governmental and/or nongovernmental agencies or … [Read more...]

Nominations open for 2017 Peter Henderson Bryce Award for Children and Youth!

Deadline: 15 February 2017 Nominations are open for 2017 Peter Henderson Bryce Award for Children and Youth with an aim to recognize children and youth who individually or in groups advocate for the safety, health or well-being of First Nations, Métis and Inuit children and youth. Award nominees must show how they have overcame challenges to stand up for the rights of First Nations, Métis and Inuit children, for example, speaking in public about the rights of Indigenous children even when … [Read more...]

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