BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme: Improving Children’s Lives in the UK

Deadline: 1 June 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 Grants … [Read more...]

Apply for People’s United Community Foundation Grants: Inviting Organizations based in the US

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The People's United Community Foundation is seeking proposals from organizations that enhance the quality of life for residents, promote the economic development and well-being of neighborhoods and support the educational and developmental needs of children and youth, with special emphasis given to programs and services in low-income areas. Grant Information The majority of People's United Community Foundation grants are less than $10,000, with the average grant being … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice: Linking Systems of Care for Children and Youth State Demonstration Project

Deadline: 11 May 2017 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) is seeking applications for funding under the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 "Vision 21: Linking Systems of Care for Children and Youth State Demonstration Project". The program seeks to address the enduring issue of child and youth victimization through state-level demonstration projects. Although many systems exist to respond to issues caused by child and youth … [Read more...]

OJJDP Changing Minds: Professional Development and Public Education to Address Children Exposed to Violence and Childhood Trauma

Deadline: 2 May 2017 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications for funding under the fiscal year (FY) 2017 Changing Minds: Professional Development and Public Education To Address Children Exposed to Violence and Childhood Trauma. This program furthers the Department’s mission by funding training and technical assistance to develop and implement professional and public education … [Read more...]

UNHCR Call for EOIs: Technical Support for Case Management of Children at Risk in Iraq

Deadline: 10 April 2017 The Office of United Nation High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is seeking Call for Expression of Interest (EOIs) to solicit interest of NGOs to participate in child protection program and contribute complementary resources (human resources, knowledge, funds, in-kind contributions, supplies and/or equipment). UNHCR's mandate is to provide international protection to asylum-seekers and refugees and support, within the cluster approach, government's efforts for the … [Read more...]

Save the Children: Civil Society in Action for protection of Child Rights in Albania

Deadline: 3 April 2017 Save the Children and the Terre des Hommes are seeking applications for its project entitled "Civil Society in Action for protection of Child Rights in Albania", financed by the European Union. The overall objective of this EU project funded under the Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights is: to contribute to the protection of the rights of the child in Albania and; strengthen the role of civil society in the protection of the rights of the child in Albania … [Read more...]

GoodLife Kids Foundation Grant: Inviting Canadian Organisations to Provide Opportunities for Children

Deadline: 14 April 2017 The 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. The 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 Grants of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Steve Waugh Foundation Grants: Improving Quality of Life of Children & Young Adults Affected by Rare Diseases

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Steve Waugh Foundation is currently seeking applications for its grants program for the co-ordinated approach to the service, identification, treatment and research of rare diseases to improve the quality of life of children and young adults (age 0-25 years) affected by rare diseases. Funding Criteria The Foundation will consider funding: Medicines Treatment Equipment Some, but not all, minor house renovations or items that improve the quality of … [Read more...]

DFID: Mozambique Social Protection Support Programme

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) is currently implementing a programme of support to social protection (Social Protection Support, SPS) in Mozambique, which has recently been extended through a Business Case Amendment from September 2016 – March 2020. Within this extension period a Technical Assistance and Innovation Facility (TAIF) will be established to provide assistance, build capacity and drive forward innovations in social protection systems … [Read more...]

BBC Children in Need: Inviting Applicants from UK for its Main Grants Program

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The 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...]

EU Call for Proposals: Promoting and Protecting Child Rights in Ghana

Deadline: 19 April 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a programme entitled “Promoting and Protecting Child Rights in Ghana” with an aim to strengthen local and national child protection systems to protect children from violence, exploitation, abuse and neglect. Objectives To promote child rights for the most vulnerable children and to enhance child participation in the implementation of their rights. To close the gap between … [Read more...]

UNICEF Call for EOIs: Strengthening the Child Sensitive Justice System for Children Victims and Witnesses of Crimes in Moldova

Deadline: 10 March 2017 The UNICEF Moldova is currently inviting interested Civil Society Organisations to express their Specific Expression of Interest for a project related to Strengthening the child sensitive justice system for children victims and witnesses of crimes, and for children below 14 years old in contact with the law in Moldova. Aims children victims or witnesses of crimes and their families have improved access to justice and receive psycho-social and legal assistance; … [Read more...]

UN China Call for Proposals: Inviting CSOs for Gender Fund for Search and Advocacy (CGP)

Deadline: 2 April 2017 The United Nations in China has announced 8th Call for Proposals for the Gender Fund for Research and Advocacy (CGF). Themes Gender Equality and Philanthropy/CSR: This theme encompasses gender equality in philanthropic endeavors/charitable giving, as well as gender equality in companies’ internal and external CSR initiatives, such as workplace issues, supply chains, etc. Gender Equality and Education: This theme encompasses the inclusion of gender into any … [Read more...]

National Institutes of Health: Interaction of HIV and Neurodevelopment of Children in Resource-Limited Settings

Deadline: 21 April 2017 The National Institutes of Health is seeking applications for its program entitled " Interaction of HIV and Neurodevelopment of Children in Resource-Limited Settings: Improving Assessments" to focus on the development and/or improvement of tools and/or materials for the neurodevelopmental assessment of cognitive functioning of children, and their implementation in resource-limited settings with high rates of HIV. The importance of non-invasive assessment of child … [Read more...]

EU-Building Resilience: Education Opportunities in Fragile and Crisis Affected Environments

Deadline: 6 April 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a programme entitled "Building Resilience: Education Opportunities in Fragile and Crisis Affected Environments” to maintain and contribute to improved access to quality basic education (pre-school, primary and lower secondary education) for children in fragile and crisis-affected environments. Priority Areas Safe learning environments Teaching and learning Research, data … [Read more...]

Sida International Training Programme: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Deadline:  18 April 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applicants for its International Training Programme, “Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR), designed for individuals holding positions in organizations in the area of SRHR and who are qualified to participate in reform processes at various levels. Objectives The long-term objective of the programme is to contribute to the improvement of the living conditions of poor women, children, … [Read more...]

DBT Global Research Programme: Addressing the Health Needs of Women and Children in the Most Disadvantaged Populations Globally

Deadline: 12 April 2017 The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) in India, in collaboration with Department of International Development (DFID), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Medical Research Council (MRC), have jointly announced a second call to fund global health research addressing the health needs of women and children globally. The joint funders aim to fund high quality multidisciplinary research that will increase knowledge and understanding on chronic and … [Read more...]

UNICEF Request for Proposal: Development of an Advocacy and Communication Strategy on Ending Child Marriage in Zambia

Deadline: 10 March 2017 United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking proposals for Development of an Advocacy and Communication Strategy on ending child marriage in Zambia. The four-year advocacy and communication strategy will target national level actors such as policy makers, NGOs, religious leaders and traditional leaders for its advocacy activities and at sub-national levels will target boys and girls, mothers and fathers, and influential community members – such as … [Read more...]

DFID: Integrated Community Case Management programme phase 2 (ICCM2) South Sudan

Deadline: 3 March 2017 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) is currently inviting applicants for its Integrated Community Case Management programme phase 2 (ICCM2) South Sudan. The ICCM2 programme will provide health services at the community level to treat children suffering from malaria, diarrhoea, pneumonia and severe acute malnutrition (SAM) in 24 counties across nine states in South Sudan. The recipients will be the Ministry of Health (MoH) – Republic of South Sudan. … [Read more...]

U.S Department of Education: Seeking Applications for State Personnel Development Grants (SPDG) Program

Deadline: 14 April 2017 The U.S Department of Education is seeking applications for its State Personnel Development Grants (SPDG) Program. The purpose of this program, authorized by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), is to assist State educational agencies (SEAs) in reforming and improving their systems for personnel preparation and professional development in early intervention, educational, and transition services in order to improve results for children with … [Read more...]