Latest Grants and Resources for Children

Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Children's Programs.

The Magdalen Hospital Trust: Supporting Underprivileged Children & Young Adults in UK

Deadline: 31 October 2018 The Magdalen Hospital Trust is seeking applications for its grant program to support vulnerable children and young adults, especially those at risk of sexual and other forms of exploitation. The Trust makes grants to promote the welfare of young people (of both genders), under the age of 25 years, who suffer from various effects of social deprivation, abuse, mental and physical handicap, inadequate housing, lack of education or training, and the problems derived from … [Read more...]

2018-2019 ICATCH Call for Proposals: Improving Child Health in Low-Income & Lower-Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 14 November 2018 The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section on International Child Health (SOICH) is seeking proposals for its International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) grants program which are designed for pediatricians and other health workers in low- and lower-middle income countries who need financial and advisory support to plan and implement a project or program that provides clinical care to children or adolescents, provides health education for children, or … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 January 2019 Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood is accepting applications to provide funding to research and development projects that appear likely to improve the welfare of young children, from infancy through 7 years, in the United States. Grants are only made if a successful project outcome will likely be of significant interest to other professionals, within the grantee’s field of endeavor, and would have a direct benefit and potential national application. The … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Thailand

Deadline: 31 October 2018 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking applications for its NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Thailand. Proposed activities should primarily support refugees and asylum seekers in Thailand. Because of PRM's mandate to provide protection, assistance, and sustainable solutions for refugees and victims of conflict, PRM will consider funding only those projects that include a target … [Read more...]

What are some of the open grants focused on addressing women and children issues?

Women and children are considered to be one of the most vulnerable groups in a society. Many large and small developmental projects either fully attempt to address their issues or have a thematic approach to specifically address their problems as part of the overall project goals and objectives. Here is a list of grants (open during the month of October 2018) that have a focus on improving the conditions of women and children in developing countries. 2019 UNWG Charity Programme: Supporting … [Read more...]

FRRR’s Back to School: Helping Rural and Remote Children and Young People in Australia

Deadline: 26 October 2018 The Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal (FRRR) is seeking applications for its 2019 Back to School (BTS) Program that helps rural and remote children and young people access quality educational experiences. The Back to School (BTS) initiative helps rural, regional and remote students to engage in learning and strengthen their educational outcomes. Program Objectives Through the provision of $50 vouchers, the objectives of the Back to School program … [Read more...]

2019 UNWG Charity Programme: Supporting Children’s Charities in Austria and the Developing World

Deadline: 15 December 2018 The United Nations Women’s Guild (UNWG) is currently accepting applications for its 2019 UNWG Charity Programme for Children that will financially support many 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 … [Read more...]

Michael Cornish Charitable Trust: Inviting Charities and Not-For-Profit Organisations in the UK

Deadline: 30 November 2018 The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is seeking applications from the charities and organisations based in the UK for its grants program. The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is a grant making charitable organisation of UK founded by Michael Cornish in 2005. Charities and not-for-profit organisations may register online, and apply for a general grant or for a specific project. Applications are reviewed quarterly, taking into consideration the eligibility and … [Read more...]

Centers for Disease Control – NCIRD: Immunization and Vaccines for Children Project

Deadline: 28 March 2019 The Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), is seeking applications for its Immunization and Vaccines for Children Project. The National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) is committed to the prevention of disease, disability, and death through immunization and by the control of respiratory and related diseases. NCIRD protects individuals and … [Read more...]

USAID-Manila: Advancing Basic Education in the Philippines (ABEP)

Deadline: 29 October 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a Cooperative Agreement from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to implement a project entitled “Advancing Basic Education in the Philippines (ABEP).” The project seeks to improve basic life skills for children in the early grades in the Philippines (early childhood education through Grade 3). This includes the ability to do math, read and write in Filipino, English and … [Read more...]

ARYSE: Open Call for the Award of Small Grants

Deadline: 22 October 2018 This Open Call for the Award of Small Grants has been announced under the “ARYSE (At Risk Youth Social Empowerment)” project, to support the implementation of civil society organisations’ projects for the improvement of social inclusion of at risk children and youth in Montenegro, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Kosovo and Serbia. The overall aim of the open call for small grants is to contribute to the improvement of social inclusion of children and youth … [Read more...]

GoodLife Kids Foundation’s Grant: Inviting Canadian Organizations

Deadline: 30 November 2018 GoodLife Kids Foundation is accepting applications from organizations providing an ongoing physical activity program for children and youth with intellectual disabilities and/or autism, ages 4 to 21 years. The goal of the GoodLife Kids Foundation Grant Program is to remove barriers to participation in physical activity for children and youth with intellectual disabilities and/or autism. For kids with special needs, the path to getting active isn’t always as simple … [Read more...]

Robert Kerr Foundation’s Grant: Improving the Lives of Children and Homeless

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Robert Kerr Foundation is seeking Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for its Grant program to address basic and urgent needs to improve the lives of children and the homeless. The Robert Kerr Foundation supports programming for both children and the homeless, without advocating one particular cause over another. Their entry point in giving is very purposeful and specific. Through its current mandate, the Foundation endeavours to address critical gaps in service provision … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Chance for Childhood’s Challenge Fund!

Deadline: 17 October 2018 Chance for Childhood is inviting organisations, children and youths’ advocates, social entrepreneurs and unsung changemakers to submit innovative ideas that contribute to ensuring no child is forgotten, and denied opportunities to fulfil their full potential. Through strategic investment into innovative ideas and approaches showing potential in their key thematic priorities, the aim of the Challenge Fund is to support early stage ventures and visionary social … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy Iraq: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2018-2019

Deadline: 8 October 2018 Australian Embassy Iraq is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP), a competitive small grants program available to eligible organisations to undertake development activities on a not-for-profit basis. Grant Information There is no minimum amount that a single DAP project can receive but the maximum is AUD40,000 over the life of the project. Projects must be fully implemented within a maximum of two years. Proposals must be clearly defined with … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for National Children Award!

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Government of India is seeking nominations for National Children Award. The awards were given to children for their merit in innovation, scholastic, sports, arts, culture, social service, music or any other field which deserves recognition. The awards for child welfare were also conferred to Individuals and Institutions. Award Categories The Government of India now introduces these awards under the name of “National Children Awards” in two categories: … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Research Grants Program!

Deadline: 6 November 2018 The Center for Education and Ethics has announced a Research grant program that encourages applicants to understand educational policy and practice in broad terms, including issues that directly relate to K-12 schools and higher education institutions, but also concerning policies that influence children’s growth and development in the family and other institutions. Topics the proper content of moral education and of the rights of parents to choose its … [Read more...]

German Embassy in Amman: Call for Applications for 2018 Micro-Projects

Deadline: 30 September 2018 German Embassy in Amman is seeking applications for its micro-projects to support local organizations in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan with the amount of up to 7.000 EUR. Micro-projects aim to relieve intermittent emergency situations of the population and take into account the basic needs of the poorest of the population. Micro-projects can only be implemented during the current year. This year, too, the German Embassy calls for the applications of civil society … [Read more...]

Child Rights and You (CRY): Inviting Indian Applicants for Child Rights Research Fellowship

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Child Rights and You (CRY) is currently accepting applications from interested individuals for its Child Rights Research Fellowship to explore the various dimensions of child rights through research. The Fellowship programme enters its tenth year and research 49 fellowships have been awarded by CRY till date. As an organisation, CRY is committed to changing the way children experience childhood by being strategic in the choice of issues, approaches and utilization … [Read more...]

BBC Children in Need: Inviting UK based Charities & Not-For-Profit Organisations for Small Grants Programme

Deadline: 2 December 2018 BBC Children in Need is inviting charities and not-for-profit organisations for its Small Grants programme with an aim to improve children’s lives in the UK. The funded projects make differences in children’s lives that help prevent or overcome the effects of the disadvantages they face. Projects achieve these differences by either working directly with children or seeking to improve their social and physical environments. In Small Grants programme they are looking … [Read more...]