Government of Canada announces New Horizons for Seniors Program

Deadline: 21 June 2019 Government of Canada has announced the New Horizons for Seniors Program which is a federal grants and contributions program that supports projects designed by and for seniors. Objectives promoting volunteerism among seniors engaging seniors in the community through mentoring of others expanding awareness of elder abuse, including financial abuse supporting social participation and inclusion of seniors, and providing capital assistance for new and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Skopje inviting Non-Profit and Non-Governmental Organizations for “Building Community Resilience” Program

Deadline: 28 June 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Skopje, Public Affairs Section (PAS) is currently inviting U.S. and North-Macedonia-based non-profit/non-governmental organizations to develop and implement CVE related projects in the Republic of North Macedonia and/or the region. Countering violent extremism (CVE) is a key pillar of a comprehensive and sustainable counterterrorism strategy. CVE refers to actions intended to reduce the ability of violent extremists to radicalize, recruit, and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Kigali announces Ambassador’s Small Grants Program (ASG)

Deadline: 15 July 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Kigali and the U.S. Department of State’s Africa Bureau (AF) has announced an open competition for cooperatives registered with the Rwanda Cooperative Agency (RCA) to submit applications for projects to improve basic economic or social conditions in the community. Under this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) assistance award solicitation, the Embassy is to provide a one-time grant designed to support high-impact, quick-implementation activities … [Read more...]

The Coca-Cola Thank You Fund 2019 for Irish Nonprofit Organisation

Deadline: 12 July 2019 Applications are now open for Thank You Fund which is an incredible opportunity at Coca-Cola to help big, small and flourishing non-profits programmes throughout Ireland expand – and to help them impact even more lives. This year, the Thank You Fund’s lifetime contributions will exceed €1,000,000, with another €100,000 being dished out to worthy causes that fit our 2019 theme of ‘Working with communities in Ireland and Northern Ireland to inspire and support young … [Read more...]

UNDP/Somalia inviting Low Value Grants Program

Deadline: 3 June 2019 The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is inviting applicants to submit their proposals for Low Value Grants under the Joint Justice Programme for Local Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) and Community Based Organizations (CBO)/networks in Somalia. Objectives Promote citizen participation as a means for development To ensure community participation in identifying underlying causes of security, justice and land issues and identifying priorities as well … [Read more...]

Europe Foundation announces Small Grant Competition for Empowering Developing CSOs in Georgia

Deadline: 6 June 2019 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...]

U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia announces Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa / Community Grants Office (CGO) has announced an open competition to submit applications for community-initiated projects that support community self-reliance at the grassroots level in the areas of livelihood, education, women empowerment, people with disability support, water and sanitation, health, and environment through the Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program (SSHP). The Self-Help Program funding is designed to respond to … [Read more...]

Funds for Zimbabwe Registered Non-governmental, Non-profit, and Community-based Organization

Deadline: 31 December 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Zimbabwe is seeking applications for its U.S. Embassy Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program. The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program awards grants to registered nongovernmental, non-profit, community-based organizations to implement short-term (12- month), small-scale (between $5,000 and $10,000) development projects that include significant community involvement. Priority consideration is given to income generating projects … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru announces 2019 Alumni Small Grants Program

Deadline: 3 June 2019 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy Lima has announced a limited competition for assistance awards through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). PAS Lima invites Peruvian alumni of U.S. Government-funded exchanges and training programs to submit proposals for the 2019 Alumni Small Grants Program. The program offers Peruvian exchange program alumni an opportunity to make a difference in their communities by implementing projects of up to one year … [Read more...]

Apply for Digital Communication Network Fall 2019

Deadline: 1 June 2019 Applicants can apply for the Digital Communication Network program which is funded by the U.S. Department of State and implemented by World Learning, the Digital Communications Network exchange program created and supports a collaborative network of communication professionals from across Europe and Central Asia, working together to strengthen communication skills through the development and dissemination of digital content. The Digital Communications Network exchange … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ARIN Community Grant Program

Deadline: 11 June 2019 Applicants can apply for the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) Community Grant Program which provides financial grants in support of initiatives that improve the overall Internet industry and Internet user environment. ARIN will award grants to support qualified projects that advance ARIN’s mission and benefit the Internet community within the ARIN region. Budget The ARIN Community Grant Program has a budget of $60,000 (USD) to provide funding to … [Read more...]

Small-scale Assistance for Zambian Community-based Organizations

Deadline: 28 February 2020 The U.S. Embassy in Zambia is seeking applications for its U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help program (SSH). The purpose of this grant program is to provide small-scale assistance to Zambian organizations as part of an ongoing commitment by the U.S. government to support Zambian-driven development activities at the local level. Criteria To be considered, applicants/projects must adhere to the following: Must be a registered community-based … [Read more...]

British Academy seeking Applications for Knowledge Frontiers – International Interdisciplinary Research Projects for United Kingdom

Deadline: 15 May 2019 The British Academy is seeking applications for its Knowledge Frontiers - International Interdisciplinary Research Projects which engage with questions concerning the relationship between expertise, public understanding and policy delivery, and highlight the importance of collaboration between communities of practice, disciplines, capacities and borders. Aims The British Academy is inviting applications for projects which seek to develop new ideas and methods to … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Mozambique launches Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund (SSH)

Deadline: 15 June 2019 The Embassy of the United States of America is seeking proposals for funding under the Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Fund. The SSH Fund assists Mozambican community organizations and groups to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities. Funding Information Length of performance period: 06 to 12 months; Number of awards anticipated: Five awards (depending on amounts); Award amounts: awards may range from a minimum of … [Read more...]

EU Grant available to Modernize Rural Areas in the Republic of Moldova

Deadline: 17 June 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a program entitled "Modernization of rural areas in the Republic of Moldova" to increase the attractiveness of rural areas through targeted upgrading of social and cultural facilities. Program Activities The activities should cover: support the implementation of activities under the specific objective, providing support in improving the living conditions in rural areas, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Harcourt Foundation’s Grant Program in New Zealand

Deadline: 4 August 2019 The Harcourt Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program which focus on providing grants to reputable community-based organisations which need funding for projects and initiatives designed to benefit as many people as possible. The size of applicants organisation, the Harcourts Foundation not only gives back to those affected by large scale cataclysmic disasters but to charitable community organisations or assists with helping individuals in need. … [Read more...]

The Working Together More Fund for bringing Long-term Benefits to NPOs in New Zealand

Deadline: 5 July 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for The Working Together More Fund to support collaborations and mergers that bring long-term benefits to non-profit organisations and the communities. They fund New Zealand community organisations to work together in order to make a greater difference for the people and communities they serve. Representatives of funders Wayne Francis Charitable Trust, J R McKenzie Trust, Todd Foundation and The Tindall Foundation came together in … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Liberia accepting Applications for Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program

Deadline: 30 April 2020 U.S. Embassy in Liberia is accepting applications for its Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program to assist community groups in Liberia to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities. The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Fund is a grassroots assistance program that began in Togo in 1964 as an experimental and modest self-help program, but has grown significantly since. The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund allows the … [Read more...]

Edith M Ellis 1985 Charitable Trust Grant Program for United Kingdom

Deadline: 31 May 2019 The Edith M Ellis Charitable Trust is currently seeking applications for its funding program with an aim to make small grants to a broad range of Quaker and other UK-registered charities or Non-Governmental organisations, public bodies and social enterprises, in normal circumstances limited to those with an annual turnover of less than approximately £350,000. Priority Areas Grant giving categories include: Quaker work and witness Peace-building and conflict … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India announces “Promoting Diversity and Tolerance through Interfaith and Interclass Community Service Projects”

Deadline: 29 June 2019 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Mumbai (PAS Mumbai) is currently accepting proposals for a project entitled “Promoting Diversity and Tolerance through Interfaith and Interclass Community Service Projects". Under this project, the grantee will work with local partners and the consulate to identify up to 500 youth, aged 12-25 from different cultural, religious, and socio-economic backgrounds, to participate in the program to be held in a … [Read more...]