Applications Open for Digital Economy NetworkPlus in the UK!

Deadline: 29 August 2017 Applications are now open for the programme "Digital Economy (DE) NetworkPlus” to support up to five ‘NetworkPlus’ grants to allow development of DE research and communities in key emerging areas of national importance. The DE Theme seeks to rapidly realise the transformational impact of digital technologies on aspects of community life, cultural experiences, future society, and the economy. It seeks to bring together researchers in ICT, mathematical sciences, … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 10 September 2017 The Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP).  DAP funding in Jordan is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Jordan. The program focuses on supporting small-scale development projects and activities which can achieve practical outcomes and usually provide direct benefits to those most in need in the local community, … [Read more...]

DHHS/ACL: Centers for Independent Living Training and Technical Assistance Grant

Deadline: 24 July 2017 Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS), Administration for Community Living (ACL) is seeking applications for its "Centers for Independent Living Training and Technical Assistance Grant (CIL T&TA Center)". The CIL T&TA Center will serve as a central source of information, expertise, and technical assistance for the CILs. Key Functions Providing technical assistance, training and information to CILs to enhance their overall efficiency and … [Read more...]

ViiV Healthcare’s Community Partnerships Grants: Improving the Lives of PLWH or People at Risk of HIV in Australia

Deadline: 9 June 2017 The ViiV Healthcare Positive Action is currently inviting non government and community based organisations for its Community Partnerships Grants in Australia with an aim to improve the lives of PLWH or people at risk of HIV. ViiV Healthcare Australia through its Positive Action Grants looks to fund community-based projects that reach those most affected by or at risk of HIV, particularly in marginalised, hard to reach or vulnerable populations. Priority Areas … [Read more...]

Call for Participation: Visegrad Academy of Cultural Management

Deadline: 15 June 2017 Applications are open for Visegrad Academy of Cultural Management (VACuM) which is a year training programme for young professionals working in cultural field in the Visegrad Group countries (V4) i.e. Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Eastern Partnership countries (EaP): Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. Its main aims are: development of skills and competences in the field of cultural and community policies and … [Read more...]

Apply for IGNITE Fellowship for Civically Engaged Young Women across the U.S.!

Deadline: 5 June 2017 Applications are currently being accepted for IGNITE Fellowship program for civically engaged young women who are on the path to become the next generation of political leaders. Every year IGNITE recruits a new cohort of diverse and passionate women in communities across the United States and provides them with resources, training and networks to launch political careers. These young women serve as ambassadors for IGNITE’s mission and vision and play a valuable role in our … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Future2 2017 Grants! Inviting Australian Non-Profits assisting Youth in Need

Deadline: 21 July 2017 Future2 is currently inviting applications for its Make the Difference Grants with an aim to turn the lives of thousands of disadvantaged young people from adversity to opportunity, from social exclusion to productive lives in the community. All grants are made at the sole discretion of the Future2 Foundation, based on a thorough evaluation of individual applications, determination of relative priorities, and the availability of funds. Project Areas … [Read more...]

Apply for HIF’s Rapid Community Engagement Projects!

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The Humanitarian Innovation Fund (HIF) is seeking proposals for its innovative projects that use rapid community engagement to understand the sanitation needs and practices of communities affected by emergencies and make sure that these are adequately reflected in early stage sanitation provision. The project is part of a broader challenge around improving user-centered sanitation design through rapid community engagement. Funding Information Funding of up to £100,000 … [Read more...]

Social Innovation Fund Ireland: Apply for Animate Fund 2017 Awarding Innovations across Ireland

Deadline: 7 July 2017 Social Innovation Fund Ireland and Medtronic are currently accepting applications for its Animate fund 2017, that provides grants and supports to early stage projects or organisations that have come up with clever ideas to address health and social issues in their community. This year the Animate Fund will have two elements, the first will seek out early stage innovations that have smart responses to general community issues such as poverty, educational disadvantage etc. … [Read more...]

International Reporting Project: Inviting Journalists to Report on Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution in Africa

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The International Reporting Project is accepting applications from professional journalists to report on issues related to peacebuilding and conflict resolution across the African continent. Priority Areas Applicants may propose any stories that relate to post-conflict peacebuilding. Topics might include but are not limited to: leadership: local, national, individual and organizational; human rights initiatives; access to education, healthcare and judicial … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Proposals: Strengthening the role of Local Communities (MZ) in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Deadline: 8 June 2017 UNDP BiH in partnership with various domestic partners is currently seeking proposals for the joint initiative of the Government of Switzerland and the Government of Sweden under the project "Strengthening the role of MZs in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH)". The project aims to encourage citizens in the local decision-making process, where they want to ensure the provision of quality services by the local self-government unit (JLS), and implement local development … [Read more...]

EU & Civil Society Programme: Partners for Development 2016/2017 in Jordan

Deadline: 28 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for “EU &Civil Society Programme: Partners for Development (CSO 2016/2017)” with an aim to enhance Civil Society Organisations' contributions to human rights at the national and/or local levels and to advance the role of community-based organizations in the development processes at the local level in Jordan. The programme is divided into three lots: LOT 1: Capacity … [Read more...]

Apply for The Edith M Ellis 1985 Charitable Trust Grants for UK Charities!

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Edith M Ellis Charitable Trust is currently seeking applications 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 resolution Interfaith … [Read more...]

Submit Entries for Resilient Australia Awards: Promoting Community Disaster Resilience across Australia

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Nominations are currently open for Resilient Australia Awards 2017 a national program that recognises and promotes initiatives that strengthen community disaster resilience across the nation. By celebrating innovation and exemplary practice, the awards showcase work that is often unseen, motivating others to think about how they can be better prepared and more disaster resilient. Award Categories State and territory award categories: Resilient Australia … [Read more...]

Bank of America Charitable Foundation: Economic Mobility by Addressing Community Development Needs

Deadline: 2 June 2017 Bank of America Charitable Foundation is currently seeking applications for its funding program to focus on economic mobility by addressing community developed needs through investments such as affordable housing, community revitalization, arts, and the environment. Economic opportunity begins with the ability to live and work in vibrant communities, with access to safe, decent housing, strong business corridors, and to arts and culture. So their funding efforts focus on … [Read more...]

New Horizons for Seniors Program: Supporting Local Initiatives Across Canada

Deadline: 23 June 2017 Applications are open for New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) that helps to ensure that seniors can benefit from, and contribute to, the quality of life in their communities through active living and participation in social activities. NHSP's community-based projects support local initiatives across Canada. They are inspired or led by seniors, volunteer-based and supported by their communities. NHSP reinforces that seniors are valuable assets to communities. By … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 31 May 2017 U.S. Embassy in Benin is seeking applications for its Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund (SSH) to assist Beninese community groups to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities. SSH grants in Benin have contributed to agricultural modernization, economic development, combatting early marriages and gender-based violence, improving sanitation, empowering women, improving learning conditions, and greater access to clean water, health services, … [Read more...]

Apply for U.S. Bank Foundation’s Community Possible Grant Program!

Deadline: Various The U.S. Bank Foundation is currently seeking applications for its Community Possible Grant Program, designed to embrace the diversity in communities. In 2017, the U.S. Bank Foundation will require applications for grants according to the Community Possible focus area that most closely aligns to Work, Home, or the national partnerships. Focus Areas Work- Workforce Education & Economic Prosperity Home- Neighborhood Stability & Revitalization Eligibility … [Read more...]

Corporation for National and Community Service: Seeking Applications for Volunteer Generation Fund Grant Program

Deadline: 6 July 2017 The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is seeking applications for its grant program "Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF)" to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. Through AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, the Social Innovation Fund, and the Volunteer Generation Fund, CNCS has helped to engage millions of citizens in meeting community and national challenges through service and volunteer action. VGF … [Read more...]

U.S. Consulate General in Kolkata’s TIP Conclave 7: Engagement and Advocacy Program

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Kolkata (PAS Kolkata) seeks proposals for a project entitled “TIP Conclave 7: Engagement and Advocacy” with an aim to bring together relevant stakeholders from India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan to share information from past conclaves hosted by the U.S. Consulate General Kolkata, review successes, highlight follow ups and current activities, and discuss next steps in supporting efforts to counter Trafficking … [Read more...]

* indicates required

You have Successfully Subscribed!