Uraia Trust Inviting CSOs for 2019 “Rooting Democracy in Kenya through an Informed Citizenry” Programme

Deadline: 8 April 2019 Uraia Trust is currently inviting civil society organizations for its 2019 programme entitled “Rooting Democracy in Kenya through an Informed Citizenry”-Phase Two. The goal of this Programme is to contribute towards developing an informed, empowered and democratic nation. Uraia wishes to work with organisations that subscribe to its values, which are, integrity, professionalism, teamwork, equality, equity and non-partisanship. Objectives This call aims at … [Read more...]

Accountability Fund CFPs: Strengthening the Role and Position of CSOs in Vietnam

Deadline: 21 April 2019 Does your organization work to raise the voice of marginalized groups in Vietnam, and do you strive to build an inclusive, sustainable future in Vietnam where everybody can enjoy the same rights? Then the Kingdom of the Netherlands is looking to support you! The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Vietnam has opened a new Call for Proposals for the Accountability Fund in Vietnam to strengthen the role and position of local civil society organisations in … [Read more...]

EPIM Call for Proposals: A Future for Migrant Children and Youth in Greece

Deadline: 13 May 2019 European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM) is currently inviting eligible organisations for its program entitled “A Future for Migrant Children and Youth in Greece”. Through this call for proposals, EPIM’s “Never Alone” Fund, in a collaborative effort with the John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation, aims to contribute to building strong child protection systems relying on quality alternative care approaches that foster the inclusion of children and … [Read more...]

EU invites applications for EIDHR Country-Based Support Scheme for Moldova

Deadline: 3 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country-based Support Scheme for the Republic of Moldova". The specific objective of this call for proposals is to support civil society, democracy activists and human rights defenders to combat discrimination in all its various forms in the Republic of Moldova. The priority of this call for proposals is the … [Read more...]

EU seeks proposals for European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights CBSS for Kosovo

Deadline: 7 May 2019 The European Union (EU) has announced a call for proposals on 'European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights CBSS for Kosovo' to support actions of civil society organisations active in the field of human rights. Type of Lots Lot 1: Promoting and protecting children and adolescent’s rights. Lot 2:  Countering gender based discrimination and violence in all its forms. Lot 3: Supporting the right to know and action for missing persons from the 1990s … [Read more...]

The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Minsk announces Small Grants Program 2019

Deadline: 14 June 2019 The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Minsk, has announced the small grants for 2019 in the Republic of Belarus. This aid modality of the Slovak Official Development Assistance is funded from SlovakAid and is aimed directly at small-scale projects which represent a more flexible, operative and effective financial support for developing countries. Funding Information The maximum amount of the non-repayable financial contribution is maximum 10 000EURper … [Read more...]

The Civil Society Leadership Awards is now open for submission

Deadline: 15 May 2019 Open Society Foundation is seeking applications for its Civil Society Leadership Awards to provide fully-funded scholarships for master’s degree study to individuals who clearly demonstrate academic and professional excellence and a deep commitment to leading positive social change in their communities. Areas of Study Awards are available for study in the following areas: Communications, Journalism & Media Culture, History & Society Development … [Read more...]

EU announces Civil Society Organisations (CSO) as Actors of Governance, Human Rights and Development Work

Deadline: 14 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Civil Society Organisations (CSO) as Actors of Governance, Human Rights and Development Work". Lots & Priorities Lot 1: Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) The specific objective is to strengthen the capacity of Rwandan civil society organisations to perform their roles as independent development actors more effectively. Priority Areas Actions … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Banjul, Gambia PAS Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 15 June 2019 The U.S. Embassy Banjul Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. PAS in Banjul, The Gambia invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and The Gambia through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All programs must include an American cultural element, or … [Read more...]

UNDP/RGB launches a Programme on Strengthening Civil Society Organizations for Responsive and Accountable Governance in Rwanda

Deadline: 26 April 2019 In an effort to further strengthen the capacity of Civil Society organizations, UNDP Rwanda in partnership with Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) has launched a call for project and research proposal. This Call for Proposals outlines the steps to be followed to apply for the micro-grant programme for national/local CSOs, and research institutes, academia and think tanks specifically for the research grants. The proposals will be evaluated by an independent Grant … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan seeking Applications to Improve Public Access to Government Information

Deadline: 13 May 2019 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan has announced an open competition for eligible organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to improve access to information for journalists and civil society in accordance with Afghanistan’s Access to Information Law. Based on funding availability, this grant intends to develop and provide training for journalists and members of civil society on access to information procedures … [Read more...]

Civic Initiative Centers invites Bosnia and Herzegovina CSOs for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Civil Initiative Centers (CCIs) is currently inviting civil society organizations from Bosnia and Herzegovina to submit project proposals in the field of combating corruption in health care. The Small Grants Program is being implemented as part of the Project for the Treatment of Unhealthy Health Systems in Bosnia and Herzegovina implemented by Transparency International BiH (TI BiH) and CCI, funded by the European Union. The specific objectives of this Call for … [Read more...]

USAID’s Deepening Linkages in Civic Participation Activity in the Kyrgyz Republic

Deadline: 13 May 2019 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications from qualified US and Non-U.S. organizations to fund a new Cooperative Agreement for the Deepening Linkages in Civic Participation Activity in the Kyrgyz Republic. Activity Purpose: Enable horizontal and vertical networks of individuals and organizations to advocate for and bring about change across issues that resonate with local communities and increase government responsiveness … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy’s Small Grants Program for Strengthening Cultural ties between U.S. and Armenia

Deadline: 1 April 2019 The U.S. Embassy Yerevan Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. PAS Yerevan invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the United States and Armenia, including cultural and exchange programs that highlight shared values and promote bilateral cooperation.  All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert(s), organization(s) … [Read more...]

USAID-Almaty seeking Applications for Regional Civil Society Program in Central Asia

Deadline: 15 May 2019 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a Cooperative Agreement from qualified entities to implement the Regional Civil Society Program in Central Asia. USAID’s support to civil society in Central Asia has focused on several different elements of civil society strengthening, including: basic and advanced capacity building; the development of intermediate support organizations to provide support and training to … [Read more...]

EU announces Enhanced Engagement of Civil Society in Public Administration Reform in Georgia

Deadline: 3 May 2019 The European Union has announced its grant program entitled “Enhanced Engagement of Civil Society in Public Administration Reform in Georgia” to strengthen the role of civil society organisations in the implementation of the public administration reform in Georgia through streamlining their role in the monitoring and implementation of the PAR Roadmap 2020, at national and local levels. The specific objectives of this call for proposals are to foster advocacy, policy … [Read more...]

ICNL Call for Proposals: 2019 Public Awareness/Advocacy Grants Program

Deadline: 5 April 2019 International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL) has announced a call for proposals 2019 Public Awareness/Advocacy Grants program to increase use of the work of the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association (UNSR) in civic space awareness raising and advocacy campaigns at the national and sub-national levels. ICNL is inviting proposals from applicants who would like to develop and implement advocacy and/or public … [Read more...]

Balkan Green Foundation inviting NGOs/CSOs to Implement Projects and Initiatives Organized in Kosovo

Deadline: 12 April 2019 This Second Call for Applications for Grants is launched as part of the project ‘Empower – Engage – Build Ownership’ founded by the EU, managed by the European Union Office in Kosovo and implemented by the Balkan Green Foundation (BGF) and Institute for Development Policy (INDEP). The Call for Proposals under this project aims to support local NGOs / CSOs to implement projects and initiatives organized in Kosovo in one of three thematic areas: Environmental … [Read more...]

Application Open For NGO Leadership Transition Fellowship Program in Africa

Deadline: 25 March 2019 ARNOVA and AROCSA, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, have established the NGO Leadership Transition Fellowship Program (LTFP) in Africa that is intended for senior civil society/NGO leaders who are contemplating or have decided to move on from their existing NGO. This program seeks to help that leader develop a succession plan within the organization, contemplate a personal transition plan and also preserve their knowledge and experience. Objectives The … [Read more...]

EU-Congo: Strengthening the Contribution of Civil Society to Good Governance and Economic and Social Development

Deadline: 6 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Strengthen the Contribution of Civil Society to Good Governance and Economic and Social Development". Objectives The general objective of this call for proposals is to strengthen the capacity of CSOs as promoters of good governance, social development and inclusive and sustainable growth. This call for proposals has the specific objective (s) of: Strengthen the … [Read more...]

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