USAID/Malawi: Seeking Applications for Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)- Limodzi Program

Deadline: 25 May 2018 The United States Agency for International Development in Malawi (USAID/Malawi) is seeking applications for Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)- Limodzi Program, to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate on research and development interventions to strengthen citizen engagement and foster agency for change by testing new approaches to Malawi's most critical development challenges. The intent of the BAA is to allow co-creation and co-design to the maximum extent … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy: Call for Project Proposals for 2018 Alumni Grant Scheme (AGS) Round 2

Deadline: 28 June 2018 The Australian Embassy has announced a call for project proposals under the 2018 Alumni Grant Scheme (AGS) Round 2 to strengthen Australia-Indonesia linkages and encourage alumni to leverage their experience and knowledge, put their ideas into action and create meaningful change. The AGS offers seed funding, on a competitive basis, for initiatives that create impact in professional field, organisation and community. Objectives The objectives of the AGS are: to … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to China: U.S. Consulate General HK, 175th Anniversary Programs

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General Hong Kong has announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for projects or programs celebrating 175 years of U.S.-Hong Kong relations which aims to solicit projects to showcase: the diverse and broad range of people-to-people connections the United States and Hong Kong have built over the last 175 years; the shared values; and the longstanding presence of the U.S. Consulate General in Hong Kong. This funding … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: Aidsfonds Fast Forward Award 2018

Deadline: 7 May 2018 Are you a community-led organisation? Do you implement an activity, approach, or project, which fits this description? If yes, then apply or nominate others to take part in the Fast Forward Award 2018! The Aidsfonds is currently inviting community-led organizations to apply for its Fast Forward Award 2018 with an aim to link these innovative local solutions with donors in order to increase funding for communities and scale up successful approaches Four community-led … [Read more...]

2018 Loblaw Water Fund 2018 awards $250,000 to improve Freshwater Health in Ecosystems across Canada

11 community projects have benefited from the 2018 Loblaw Water Fund, managed by WWF-Canada. The communities have been awarded with $250,000 to improve freshwater health in ecosystems across Canada. During the last four years, Loblaw Water Fund projects have engaged more than 9,000 volunteers and 50 organizations to restore more than 200 hectares of habitat for freshwater species, plant 21,000 trees and wetland plants and collect more than 1,000 water samples. WWF-Canada’s Vice-President of … [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...]

Go Wild Community Grants: Helping Nature across Canada Thrive

Deadline: 18 May 2018 World Wildlife Fund-Canada is accepting applications for Go Wild Community Grants which are designed to connect Canadians with nature where they live, and build on that connection to create enduring change locally so that nature across Canada can thrive now and into the future. WWF-Canada and TELUS are proud to support groups and individuals working to restore habitat, monitor species at risk, protect biodiversity and generate solutions to the conservation challenges … [Read more...]

Irish Youth Foundation: Inviting Applicants for 2018 Applegreen Blossom Fund

Deadline: 9 May 2018 Do you require funding for a Children’s Health and Wellbeing group in your local community? If yes, then apply for the 2018 Applegreen Blossom Fund. Applegreen in partnership with the Irish Youth Foundation is seeking applications for its 2018 Applegreen Blossom Fund to support projects and programmes which focus on the health and wellbeing of children. Applegreen Blossom Fund is providing €124,000 to fund not-for-profit, voluntary and charitable organisations supporting … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Malawi: Apply for U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Applications are now open for the Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program which is a grass-roots assistance program that allows U.S. embassies to respond quickly to local requests for small community-based development projects. The purpose of the Special Self-Help program is to fund small development activities that generate public awareness of U.S. foreign assistance efforts but that fall outside the structure of established USAID projects. The program is … [Read more...]

Unitarian Universalist Funding Program: Fund for a Just Society

Deadline: 15 September 2018 Unitarian Universalist Funding Program is currently inviting non-Unitarian Universalist groups in the U.S. and Canada that meet all 3 of the following criteria: uses community organizing to bring about systemic change leading to a more just society; and mobilizes those who have been disenfranchised and excluded from resources, power and the right to self-determination; and has an active focused campaign to create systemic change. Funding … [Read more...]

Apply for AARP Community Challenge 2018!

Deadline: 16 May 2018 AARP is inviting applicants for AARP Community Challenge 2018 that is an Quick-action grants to make communities livable for people of all ages. Key Roles Inspiring Communities to Take Action: AARP provides quick-action grant funding to communities through the AARP Community Challenge, supporting projects that improve sidewalks and crosswalks, activate public spaces, and more. We also host local workshops on livability, such as pop-up demonstrations that help … [Read more...]

Clif Bar Family Foundation: Accepting Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The Clif Bar Family Foundation is accepting applications for its Small Grants Program to support innovative small and mid-sized groups working to strengthen food system and communities, enhance public health, and safeguard environment and natural resources. These grants are awarded for general organizational support as well as funding for specific projects. Priority Areas Priority is given to applicants that: Address funding priorities from a holistic … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Merdeka Award Grant Program for International Attachment!

Deadline: 15 August 2018 The Merdeka Award is seeking applications for its grant program that is designed to make it possible for qualified and deserving Malaysians, between the ages 22-35 to engage in short-term collaborative projects/programmes of up to three months, at an internationally-recognised host institution in select disciplines (education, arts, sports, community/social work, environment, health, science and technology). The aim of the program is to help the recipient build on his … [Read more...]

ChangemakerXchange Paris: Changemakers Impacting Rural Communities

Deadline:  30 April 2018 Are you the leader or co-founder of a social venture based in Europe that focuses on having a positive impact on rural areas? Are you bridging the opportunity gap between urban and rural areas? Are you bringing value to rural communities, be it in arts & culture, agriculture, education, health, economic development, job opportunities…? If yes, then Join ChangemakerXchange Summit. It is a five days immersive experience where you'll connect with top changemakers … [Read more...]

U.S Mission to India: Applications Open for Youth Leaders as Change Makers Project

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi (PAS New Delhi) seeks proposals for a project entitled “Youth Leaders as Change Makers” which consist of a series of workshops, follow-on activities and networking platform(s) for youth to engage with their peers on issues of concerns to both India and the United States. U.S. Embassy New Delhi strongly supports initiatives that develop the skills of youth through exchange programs, leadership training and … [Read more...]

AmplifyChange Opportunity Grants: Inviting CSOs to Implement Projects addressing Menstrual Health Management

Deadline: 10 May 2018 AmplifyChange is currently seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Opportunity grants to nurture and encourage innovative ideas and approaches on SRHR advocacy in new contexts. For this Opportunity grant call, AmplifyChange seeks to fund civil society organisations that aim to implement projects addressing Menstrual Health Management (MHM) within a sexual and reproductive health rights framework. Grant Information Opportunity grants will fund up to EUR … [Read more...]

Pink House Foundation: Accepting Proposals for 2018 Core Grant Cycle

Deadline: 2 May 2018 The Pink House Foundation is currently accepting proposals for its 2018 Core Grant Cycle which is designed to support community-driven organizations that are building power and leadership in marginalized communities to advance systemic solutions to the root causes of social and environmental injustice. The Pink House Foundation adopted a new mission together with long-term grantmaking priorities in 2016. Their objective moving forward is to support organizations that … [Read more...]

Grassroots Giving Community Funding Scheme 2018 to Open on 1 May

Applications for Skipton Building Society’s Grassroots Giving community funding scheme 2018 will open on 1 May 2018 with the total funding of £82,500 to help small groups and organisations make a difference in their neighbourhood. Applications can be made online on there website from 1 May and will close on 31 July. Groups can prepare their application by reading through the FAQs on the website and checking the entry criteria. Last year 164 groups received funding pots of £500 to help them … [Read more...]

The Ireland Funds: Seeking LOIs for Flagship Grant Program

Deadline: 27 April 2018 The Ireland Funds is accepting Letters of Inquiry for its Flagship Grant to provide grants for core funding, capacity building or programme costs for non-profit organisations working within one of their key programme areas of Arts & Culture, Community Development, Education and Peace & Reconciliation. The aim is to improve the quality and sustainability of existing programmes, or to help scale initiatives that are already having an impact. Funding … [Read more...]

First Solar Corporate Charitable Fund: Seeking Applications for Civic Engagement and Environmental Impact Grants

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The First Solar Corporate Charitable Fund of the Toledo Community Foundation is seeking applications for its Civic Engagement and Environmental Impact Grants in order to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Emphasis is placed on programs that support the First Solar Corporate giving values which include: focusing on “green” education initiatives, access to clean energy and water in underserved areas, and furthering the development of innovative and … [Read more...]