Request for Proposals: Making the Connection between Child Marriage and SGBV, HIV/AIDS and Education

Deadline: 4 June 2018 Hivos Southern Africa is seeking proposals for its "Making the Connection between Child Marriage and SGBV, HIV/AIDS and Education". Grants will be provided to organisations proposing innovative ways to address the inter-sectionality between child marriage and one or more of the following three topics:  Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, HIV/AIDS and education at the national level that have the potential for scale up to the regional level. Funding Categories The … [Read more...]

European Commission: Seeking Applications on Capacity-Building in the area of Child Rights

Deadline: 31 May 2018 European Commission is seeking applications on "Capacity-building in the area of rights of the child - putting in place robust national or regional integrated mechanisms to support children ageing out of/leaving alternative care". This call aims to fund targeted, practical projects ensuring maximum tangible and demonstrable benefits and impacts on the lives of beneficiaries (i.e. future careleavers). The projects should be practical projects rather than research and … [Read more...]

Apply for the MissionBox Philanthropic Fund’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Does Your Nonprofit Make a Positive Impact for Teens? If yes, then apply for this fund. The MissionBox Philanthropic Fund is offering a May 2018, $3,500 cash grant award to a nonprofit or charity, from anywhere in the world, that significantly contributes to the empowerment and/or well-being of teens (13-19 years of age). Focus Areas Specifically, this single $3,500 grant will be awarded to any registered nonprofit or charity that provides services in the following … [Read more...]

Fondation Mérieux Grant: Fighting Against Infectious Diseases Affecting Developing Countries

Deadline: 1 September 2018 Applications are open for the Fondation Mérieux’s grants programme to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. The projects including as beneficiaries mothers and children will be given priority. The Mérieux Foundation, an independent family foundation with public interest status, is committed to fighting, in the field, the infectious diseases that affect developing countries by building capacities, particularly in clinical … [Read more...]

Harvard Social Innovation Collaborative: Village to Raise a Child

Deadline: 7 June 2018 The Harvard Social Innovation Collaborative (SIC) is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 Village to Raise a Child program that identifies and nurtures young social entrepreneurs from around the world. These students called “Global Trailblazers” are selected via a global competition that searches for the most inspiring high schoolers with the most innovative ideas from countries around the globe. Global Trailblazers spend one week at Harvard University in Cambridge, … [Read more...]

Administration for Children and Families: Strengthening Child Welfare Systems to Achieve Expected Child and Family Outcomes

Deadline: 18 July 2018 Administration for Children and Families (ACYF) is seeking applications for its grant program entitled "Strengthening Child Welfare Systems to Achieve Expected Child and Family Outcomes." When children are placed in out-of-home care (also called foster care), it is important that child welfare agencies find safe, permanent homes for them as quickly as possible. In many circumstances, children can be reunited with their families, but in some cases, children find homes … [Read more...]

European Commission: Seeking Proposals for its Training Caregivers of OVCs Nationwide in Swaziland grant Programme

Deadline: 14 June 2018 European Commission is seeking proposals for its 'Training caregivers of OVCs nationwide in Swaziland' grant programme to develop a training programme to capacitate different groups of caregivers of vulnerable children in any centre or programme nationwide in Swaziland. The training programme for caregivers contributes to capacity development of NCSD, but the contracted NGO/CSO itself does not have the task to map/register child care centres, elaborate standards and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Iqbal Masih Award for the Elimination of Child Labor

Deadline: 26 June 2018 The United States Department of Labor's Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) is soliciting nominations for 2018 Iqbal Masih Award for the Elimination of Child Labor to recognize exceptional efforts to reduce the worst forms of child labor in view of inspiring and motivating others working toward this end. The award was created in response to Senate Committee direction that the Secretary of Labor "establish an annual non-monetary award recognizing the … [Read more...]

McLain Association for Children: Inviting Applicants for Small Grant Program

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Recognizing that the most meaningful efforts often come from within the community, McLain Association for Children, Inc. is currently inviting applicants for its Small Grant program to identify those that are already out there doing good work and assist them to accomplish even more. McLain Association for Children seeks to transform the lives of the most vulnerable around the world by providing them with the resources they need and by strengthening the systems and … [Read more...]

DHHS- SAMHSA: Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Grant Program

Deadline: 29 June 2018 The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2018 Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Grant Program. The purpose of this program is to improve outcomes for these children by developing, maintaining, or enhancing infant and early childhood mental health promotion, intervention, and treatment services, including: programs for infants and children … [Read more...]

Impact Investment Ready’s Growth Grant: Providing Capacity Building Grants in Australia

Deadline: 21 May 2018 The Impact Investment Ready is accepting applications for its Growth Grant to provide capacity building grants of up to $100,000 to mission-driven for-profit and not-for-profit organisations, allowing them to secure investment capital to scale their social or environmental impact. Funding Criteria The support needed is largely dependent on the characteristics of applicant’s organisation, but often includes: Financial modelling and preparation of the investment … [Read more...]

Bureau of DRL: Labor Program to Support Internationally Recognized Worker Rights in Turkey

Deadline: 6 June 2018 The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that support internationally recognized worker rights in Turkey. DRL requests proposals that promote decent work in Turkey’s small and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises and workshops, particularly those producing textiles, clothing, shoes, and/or furniture. Proposed projects should … [Read more...]

Korea-UNICEF collaborates to scale up Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services

The Korea International Cooperation Agency in collaboration with UNICEF have launched a five year programme to scale up water, sanitation and hygiene services in schools in Karamoja. The programme will be executed until 2022, benefitting 56,000 children from 100 schools in all Karamoja districts - Abim, Amudat, Kaabong, Kotido, Moroto, Napak and Nakapiripirit. The overall programme contribution is worth 37 billion UGX (10 million USD), with nearly 30 billion UGX from the Korea International … [Read more...]

Helpusadopt.org Grant: Helping to Fulfill Dreams of Parenthood

Deadline: Various Postmarked: 8 June 2018 Submitted online: 15 June 2018 The Helpusadopt.org is inviting applications from couples and individuals regardless of race, religion, gender, ethnicity, marital status or sexual orientation for its grant program in United States. The organisation supports domestic, international and foster care adoptions. They are fighting for the millions of children around the globe who are in need of a safe, loving, permanent home. Funding … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services : Regional Partnership Grants to improve lives of Children affected by Substance Abuse

Deadline: 2 July 2018 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is seeking applications for 'Regional Partnership Grants to Increase the Well-Being of, and to Improve the Permanency Outcomes for, Children Affected by Substance Abuse'. This project is for one 36-month project period. Grantees should anticipate spending approximately one-third of the project award per each 12-month period. These targeted grants will be awarded to regional partnerships that provide through inter agency … [Read more...]

Government of Japan announces new Emergency Grant Aid to UNHCR and UNICEF

The Government of Japan has  announced a new provision of its Emergency Grant Aid to UNHCR and UNICEF amounting to a total of US$2 million for continued emergency humanitarian assistance in Jordan. Under the new Emergency Grant Aid, UNHCR has received US$1 million towards providing primary healthcare services and referrals for Syrians. The Government of Japan has granted the remaining amount of US$1 million to UNICEF in providing lifesaving vaccinations, nutrition and paediatric medical … [Read more...]

DFID: Seeking Applications for Stamping Out Slavery in Nigeria

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) is currently seeking applications for "Stamping out Slavery in Nigeria". Overall an estimated 875,000 Nigerians live in modern slavery, ranking 8th globally this incudes domestic servitude and child labour. Nigeria was the largest single country of origin of migrant arrivals to Italy via boat in 2017; 16% of the 119,000 arrivals. DFID is planning to procure a supplier able to deliver the project through a commercial … [Read more...]

Norway and Lithuania signs MoUs of EUR 117.6 million for the New Funding Period

Norway and Lithuania have signed MoUs of EUR 117.6 million for the new funding period of the EEA and Norway Grants (2014-2021). This will strengthen ties with Lithuania and the other 14 beneficiary countries, as it is one of the main objectives of the EEA and Norway Grants. A pan-Baltic cooperation on research is to be established. Cooperation in the field of health will be continued with particular focus on public health, children, young people, families in vulnerable groups, home affairs, … [Read more...]

9th Spirit of Humanity Awards: Inviting Charitable Organizations from India

Deadline: 15 May 2018 Nominations are open for 9th Spirit of Humanity Awards that is an excellent platform for charitable organizations to showcase their work and receive recognition and feedback from CSR professionals, industry leaders and other esteemed jury members. This is the philosophy which inspired the inception of Spirit of Humanity as a recognition and reward platform for exemplary contributions made towards the society. Over the years, Spirit of Humanity has expanded its scope to … [Read more...]

MAXIMUS Foundation: Helping Disadvantaged Population and Underserved Communities in U.S.

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The MAXIMUS Foundation is inviting 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 supporting programs that promote personal growth and self-sufficiency through improved health, augmented child and family development, and community development. Focus Areas Youth and Child Development Priority is given to … [Read more...]