How to Raise Funds for Humanitarian Relief

DFID’s UK Aid Connect Program: Creating Innovative Solutions to Change Poor People’s Lives

Deadline for Phase 1: 15 September 2017 Deadline for Phase 2: 20 October 2017 The Department for International Development (DFID) is seeking proposals for its “UK Aid Connect” program to support consortia to create innovative solutions to complex development challenges that deliver real change to poor people’s lives. There is a growing recognition that the problems facing the poorest most excluded people and the global challenges underlying those problems, are complex and interconnected. No … [Read more...]

The EQUAL Global Network: Seed Grants for Small-Scale & Pilot Research Projects

Deadline: 21 August 2017 The Education Quality and Learning for All (EQUAL) Global Network is seeking proposals for its "Seed Grant" from small-scale and pilot research projects based in the Middle East, North Africa and Sub-Saharan African countries. EQUAL aims to engage researchers, research organizations, and education NGOs to support countries in achieving U.N. Sustainable Development Goal 4 and its targets (‘ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Re-Competition of Global Network for Womens & Children’s Health Research

Deadline: 27 November 2017 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its "Re-Competition of Global Network for Womens and Childrens Health Research" to stimulate and expand research which addresses gaps in the scientific knowledge around disease processes and treatment strategies that have implications for the health outcomes of mothers and their infants globally. The primary goal of this research program will be to … [Read more...]

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood: Grants to Improve the Quality of Life of Children in United States

Deadline: 29 September 2017 Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood is seeking applications to provide funding to research and development projects that may ultimately enhance the development, health, safety, education or quality of life of children from infancy through seven years of age across the country. Each of its grants is made with the expectation that a successful project outcome will be of significant interest to other investigators or developers, within the grantee’s field of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Finish Line Grants!

Deadline: 30 September 2017 Applications are currently open for Finish Line grants with an aim to support organizations that provide opportunities for kids to participate in community-based youth athletic programs and camps that emphasize active lifestyles, especially programs that serve disadvantaged and special needs kids. Grant Categories Programmatic Grant (Upto $5,000): Opportunities for kids to participate in community-based youth athletic programs and camps that emphasize active … [Read more...]

GOSH Children’s Charity-Sparks Joint Call: Inviting Applicants for Child Health Research across UK

Deadline: 26 July 2017 Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) Children’s Charity has partnered with Sparks, the children’s medical research charity to support paediatric research nationally. Through this partnership they aim to drive more funds and awareness into paediatric health research across the UK. GOSH Charity and Sparks are inviting project grant applications for child health research from researchers across the UK. The emphasis of this call is on complex childhood illness, including rare … [Read more...]

Rosenberg Fund for Children Grant: Providing Educational and Emotional Needs to Children in US

Deadline: 13 October 2017 The Rosenberg Fund for Children is inviting applications for its Grant which provides educational and emotional needs to children (up to age 24) of targeted progressive activists, and youth (up to age 24) who are targeted activists themselves. The RFC funds institutions and individual providers who support the values. Subject to their financial ability, the RFC will fund such things as: counseling; school tuition; camp tuition; cultural lessons; after-school … [Read more...]

Whole of Syria: Strengthening the Education System in Syria

Deadline: 11 August 2017 The Whole of Syria (WoS) is seeking proposals for its program entitled “Strengthening the education system inside Syria towards sustainable delivery of equitable, quality and protective education services for all children”, which has been approved for funding from Education Cannot Wait (ECW), a first global fund to prioritize education in humanitarian action. The programme management and decision making over grant funds and programme direction will be jointly … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Swaziland: Seeking Applications for PEPFAR Small Grants Program

Deadline: 10 August 2017 The Small Grants Office of the U.S. Embassy Swaziland has announced that funding is available through the Embassy’s PEPFAR Small Grants Program. The PEPFAR Small Grants Program on Orphans and Vulnerable Children is an initiative that will assist local organizations to implement small scale projects that address a range of HIV-related issues affecting orphans and vulnerable children all over Swaziland.  The PEPFAR Small Grants activities should prioritize adolescents … [Read more...]

Department of Health and Human Services: Reducing Disparities in Vaccination Coverage among Adolescents Living in Rural Areas

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is seeking applications for its grant program "Reducing Disparities in Vaccination Coverage among Adolescents Living in Rural Areas". The purpose of this project is to: obtain a better understanding of the factors contributing to vaccination disparities observed between adolescents living in rural areas compared to adolescents living in urban areas within the United States; … [Read more...]

New York Life Foundation: Seeking Applications for Community Expansion Grants

Deadline: 7 August 2017 The New York Life Foundation is seeking applications for its "Community Expansion Grants". New York Life Foundation’s Grief Reach Community Expansion RFP awards nonprofits that will expand and increase access for grief support services to underserved populations in local communities. Funding Information The New York Life Foundation is providing community expansion grants during each grant cycle with the following number of grants and amounts: 5 - $15,000 3 - … [Read more...]

EDCTP Call for Proposals: Clinical Trials to Reduce Health Inequities in Pregnant Women, Newborns and Children

Deadline: 13 October 2017 The European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is seeking proposals for its “Clinical trials to reduce health inequities in pregnant women, newborns and children” to accelerate the adaption and/or optimisation of treatment and prevention products (excluding vaccines) for PRDs in sub-Saharan Africa for use in pregnant women, newborns and/or children. This call is restricted to the following diseases: HIV, malaria, tuberculosis, diarrhoeal … [Read more...]

EU-EIDHR Programme: Protection of Human Dignity and Respect for Fundamental Human Rights & Freedoms in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean

Deadline: 6 October 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR): Protection of Human Dignity and Respect for Fundamental Human Rights & Freedoms in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean”. The objective of this call for proposals is to contribute to the respect for fundamental human rights and freedoms in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean by protecting human dignity and promoting an … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Preventing and Combating Gender-Based Violence & Violence against Children

Deadline: 14 November 2017 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for its programme entitled "Prevent and combat gender-based violence and violence against children". Programme Priorities Prevention of gender-based violence (GBV): The focus is on primary prevention, i.e. changing social attitudes and behaviour, in order to end tolerance of all forms of violence. This involves tackling prejudices and gender stereotypes and norms that encourage or condone violence, as well as … [Read more...]

BBC Children in Need Main Grants Program: Improving the Social and Physical Environments

Deadline: 13 September 2017 BBC Children in Need is currently inviting charities and not-for-profit organizations for its Main Grants program to fund the projects that will make a difference in children’s lives to 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. Focus Areas Children and young people of 18 years and under experiencing … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 1 September 2017 BBC Children in Need is currently 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. Grant Information The Small … [Read more...]

USAID-South Africa’s Triple R Program: Preventing HIV Infections among OVC, Adolescent Girls and Young Women

Deadline: 8 August 2017 The United States Agency for International Development Southern Africa (USAID/SA) is seeking applications from a qualified organization to fund a program entitled "Ready, Resourceful, Risk Aware (Triple R): Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC), Adolescent Girls and Young Women" to prevent new HIV infections and reduce vulnerability among priority populations: orphans and vulnerable children (OVC), adolescent girls (AG), and young women (YW) in Swaziland. The strategic … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Innovative Approaches for Local Nutrition Governance Program in Bangladesh

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Innovative Approaches for Local Nutrition Governance” with an aim to improve maternal and child nutrition. The objective of this call for proposals is to implement at local level innovative, resilient and scalable nutrition governance pro-poor models which are validated and aligned with national policies. Size of Grants Any grant requested under this … [Read more...]

Department of Health and Human Services: Reducing Disparities in Vaccination Coverage by Poverty Status among Young Children

Deadline: 18 January 2018 The Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accepting applications for its grant program entitled “Reducing Disparities in Vaccination Coverage by Poverty Status among Young Children”. The purpose of this program is to obtain a better understanding of the factors contributing to vaccination coverage disparities observed between poor and non-poor young children, including, challenges accessing vaccination services, … [Read more...]

ASEF Call for Proposals: 17th Informal ASEM Seminar on Human Rights

Deadline: 19 July 2017 The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is seeking applications for its Informal Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Seminar on Human Rights that promotes mutual understanding and co-operation between Europe and Asia in the area of political dialogue, particularly on human rights issues, and encourages an open and non-confrontational debate between representatives of civil society organisations and officials from all ASEM Partners. The Seminar series is co-organised by the … [Read more...]

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