Australia Awards in Indonesia: Call for Applications for Alumni Grant Scheme 2018

Deadline: 20 January 2018 Australia Awards in Indonesia has announced a call for project proposals under the Alumni Grant Scheme (AGS) 2018 Round 1. The AGS offers seed funding, on a competitive basis, for initiatives that create impact in applicant’s professional field, organization and community. The program aims to strengthen Australia-Indonesia linkages and encourage alumni to further leverage their Australian-earnt expertise to put ideas into action to create meaningful … [Read more...]

EPF Call for Proposals: Promoting Participatory Civic Monitoring and Advocacy in Georgia

Deadline: 4 December 2017 Europe Foundation (EPF) has announced a call for proposals aimed at promoting participatory civic monitoring and advocacy in Georgia under the Foundation’s European Integration program. The call is designed to foster active and informed participation of Georgian community groups, CSOs, and media outlets in the political and economic decision-making in their regions by building capacity of civic groups, encouraging monitoring and evaluation of policy reforms, and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic: Call for Proposals for 2017 Small Grants for USG Alumni in Kyrgyzstan

Deadline: 2 December 2017 Did you study or participate in a U.S. government-sponsored educational or professional exchange program? Do you have a project you would like to undertake that would benefit your community strengthen the relationship between American and Kyrgyz citizens, or increase knowledge of one community about the other? If yes, then apply for Alumni Small Grants Program! The U.S Embassy in Kyrgyzstan has announced the Alumni Small Grants Program to support innovative, … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 1 December 2017 The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is currently accepting applications from the charities and not-for-profit organisations based in the UK for its grants program. The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is a grant making charitable organisation. The trust was founded by Michael Cornish in 2005; the present trustees are Michael, Harriet Cornish and Richard Vigar. The Trust Administrator is Phillipa Cridland. Priority Areas Organisations that work in the following … [Read more...]

Cultural Survival Call for Proposals: 2018 Community Media Grants Project

Deadline: 15 December 2017 Cultural Survival has announced a new call for proposals for Indigenous community radios stations with an aim to strengthen community radio stations at the local and regional levels in their work towards the revitalization of Indigenous cultures, languages, histories, philosophies, rights, the protection of ancestral territories and natural resources, and the promotion of women’s leadership. Cultural Survival’s Community Media Program partners with Indigenous … [Read more...]

Apply for Hilden Charitable Fund to Address the Needs and Potential of Girls and Women!

Deadline: 5 January 2018 The Hilden Charitable Fund is currently accepting applications to award grants to projects both in the UK and in developing countries with an aim to address disadvantages, notably by supporting causes which are less likely to raise funds from public subscriptions. Hilden’s grant making priorities overseas are for projects in developing countries working on community development, education, and health. Trustees will particularly welcome projects that address the needs … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Comic Relief’s UK Tech for Good Programme 2018!

Deadline: 20 December 2017 Comic Relief, together with Paul Hamlyn Foundation has launched a UK Tech for Good funding programme to develop or scale web, mobile or internet based technologies which deliver new or improved services to beneficiaries. This programme aims to provide the opportunity for not-for-profit organisations, who already have some technological capacity, to take their digital innovation projects forward. A wide range of digital interventions will be considered and the aim … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Philippine Youth Leadership Program (PYLP)!

Deadline: 25 November 2017 Applications are open for Philippine Youth Leadership Program (PYLP) which is a leadership development program that takes Filipino secondary students (ages 15-17) and adult mentors (ages 25-35) from Mindanao on a four week exchange to the United States. PYLP focuses on responsible citizenship, civic leadership, community development, and project management.  PYLP also includes pre-exchange workshops and learning activities, and post-exchange community service … [Read more...]

Resilient Communities Fund: Providing Support to Communities in Ireland

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Resilient Communities Fund has partnered with Social Innovation Fund Ireland and Tomar Trust to find and back innovative projects that strengthen community resilience and have an economic, social and environmental impact. The Fund will provide critical support to projects focused on making communities across Ireland safer, healthier, and more vibrant places to live. Priority Areas Economy – providing greater self-sufficiency, sustainability, and stability, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Global Sustainability Fellows Program!

Deadline: 4 December 2017 Applications are open for Global Sustainability Fellows(GSF) Program that represents a unique opportunity for transformative personal growth, with a dynamic curriculum focused on sustainability, systems thinking, and community development. As such, fellows are required to stay for the entirety of the program, which will take place from June 16 – July 7, 2018. Fellows’ room, board, and program fees will be covered entirely by The GSF. Elements A rigorous … [Read more...]

USAID: Sri Lanka Social Cohesion and Reconciliation (SCORE) Activity

Deadline: 22 November 2017 The United States Agency for International Development in Sri Lanka (USAID/Sri Lanka) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified U.S., International, and local organizations to fund an activity entitled "Social Cohesion and Reconciliation (SCORE)". The purpose of the SCORE activity is to strengthen Sri Lankan efforts to advance social cohesion and reconciliation. To achieve that purpose, SCORE will seek to: Promote a cohesive Sri Lankan … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Harcourts Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 5 February 2018 The Harcourts Foundation is currently seeking applications for its grant program for reputable community-based organisations which need funding for projects and initiatives designed to benefit as many people as possible. The size of applicant’s organization doesn’t matter to Harcourts Foundation, the Foundation not only gives back to those affected by large scale cataclysmic disasters but to charitable community organisations or assists with helping individuals in … [Read more...]

Catherine Donnelly Foundation’s Grant: Serving Specific Community Needs in Canada

Deadline: 8 February 2018 The Catherine Donnelly Foundation is seeking Letters of Inquiry for its Grant program  to provide a long-term way to serve specific community needs anywhere in Canada. The Catherine Donnelly Foundation will use its endowment to fund projects/programs that address community needs in three primary areas: Adult Education Advancement Initiatives The Foundation will consider applications from groups and organizations that use adult education processes that … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Muslim Leaders Development Fund!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Applications are open for Muslim Leaders Development Fund that is a strand of funding set aside to provide education, training, skills and other resources to emerging leaders who can demonstrate a high level of commitment to community service and those who aspire to lead and inspire in their respective fields. This fund has been developed in response to the need for enhanced leadership within the Muslim community, an area of work which NZF and Aziz Foundation … [Read more...]

Apply for Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program in Lebanon!

Deadline: 28 November 2017 Applications are open for “The Kennedy‐Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program” to improve cooperation and mutual understanding between Americans and countries with significant Muslim populations. YES Scholarships, funded by the U.S. Department of State, give secondary students in Lebanon an opportunity to study at American high schools and live with American host families for one academic year. YES students will participate in special enrichment … [Read more...]

Europe Foundation: Small Grant Competition to Promote Participatory Civic Monitoring and Advocacy

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Europe Foundation (EPF) has announced a call for proposals aimed at strengthening the organizational capacity of grassroots Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and increasing their effective and sustained engagement in the decision-making processes at a local level, so as to identify and address the communities’ salient problems. The goal of the call is to make recently established grassroots CSOs proactive participants in solution to communities’ salient problems … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Aziz Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 8 January 2018 The Aziz Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to support charitable activities, usually to registered charities or charitable community groups, but sometimes to other bodies or individuals authorised by Board of Trustees. The focus of the foundation’s work is to identify and address the challenges faced by disadvantaged communities; developing new leadership from within these communities, and enabling them to participate positively in wider … [Read more...]

WHSmith Trust: Seeking Applications for Community Grants Program

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The WHSmith Trust is offering grants of up to £500 to voluntary organisations and schools from the proceeds of the compulsory carrier bag levies across the UK. Grants are awarded every six months to charities, schools and community groups of any size, provided they support the community in the UK. The WHSmith Trust is an independent registered charity that aims to support good causes in the local communities where WHSmith operates, and also to promote literacy and a … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is seeking applications for the Australian Government’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a small grants program that is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Jordan. DAP focuses on small-scale development projects that can provide direct benefits to those most in need in the local community. Funding Eligibility Projects that aim to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Irish Aid’s Fellowship Training Programme

Deadline: 8 December 2017 Applications are open for Irish Aid’s Fellowship Training Programme to bring suitably qualified candidates from developing countries to undertake Masters Degrees at universities and colleges in Ireland, with further students supported for similar courses in their own region. Awards are made in fields such as development studies, rural development, health care, education and law with the aim of supporting and enhancing the contribution recipients can make to Irish … [Read more...]