Embassy of Canada to Argentina and Paraguay: 2018-2019 Call for Project Proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The Embassy of Canada in Argentina and Paraguay has launched a call for project proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2018-2019. The CFLI is a program that supports small projects proposed and implemented by local NGOs and other grassroots organizations, cooperatives and women’s groups. This enables Canada to respond to local needs by working at the community level. Funding Information The average contribution is expected to be in the range of … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada in Haiti: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2018 -2019

Deadline: 4 July 2018 Embassy of Canada in Haiti is seeking applications for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2018 -2019. The CFLI is a program that supports small projects proposed and implemented by local NGOs and other grassroots organizations. This enables Canada to respond to local needs by working at the community level. Equally important, the CFLI serves to strengthen Canada’s relationships with civil society and local communities and to build networks of contacts in … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Macedonia: Seeking Applications for Democracy Commission Grants Program

Deadline: 1 November 2018 U.S. Embassy in Macedonia is seeking applications for Democracy Commission Grants Program to award grants to Macedonian non-profit and non-governmental organizations and independent media for projects that support the development of democratic institutions in the Republic of Macedonia. Eligible Projects The Commission is most interested in projects relating to: Promoting rule of law / effective administration in justice Institutionalization of open, … [Read more...]

Metamorphosis Foundation Request for Applications: Grants for Civil Society Organizations within the CriThink Project

Deadline: 6 July 2018 Metamorphosis Foundation is seeking applications for "Grants for Civil Society Organizations within the CriThink project" to provide support to initiatives of local civil society organizations in partnership with media and other stakeholders, which will promote creation of culture of critical thinking through promotion of media literacy. The Critical Thinking for Mediawise Citizens – CriThink project is implemented by Metamorphosis Foundation in partnership with … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: 2018-2019 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) for Rwanda

Deadline: 29 June 2018 The High Commission of Canada in Kenya, in collaboration with the Office of the High Commission of Canada in Rwanda has announced a call for proposals for the 2018-2019 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). Thematic Priorities The Fund will grant applications in the areas that address identified needs of local communities that fall within one or the two 2018-2019 CFLI priorities listed below for Rwanda. The Government of Canada is strongly committed to supporting … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals 2018 – 2019: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives – Burundi

Deadline: 29 June 2018 The High Commission of Canada in Kenya, in collaboration with the Office of the High Commission of Canada in Rwanda, has announced the call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) for the 2018-2019 funding cycle. Funding Information The average contribution is expected to be in the range of CAD $15,000-$20,000 for each individual project. Larger projects may be considered on an exceptional basis. The average duration of a CFLI project is six (6) … [Read more...]

CJI/Internews: Grants for Press in Support of Democracy, Inclusion and Accountability in Moldova

Deadline: 6 July 2018 The Center for Independent Journalism (CJI), in partnership with Internews in Moldova, has announced the second grant competition under the program "Press in Support of Democracy, Inclusion and Accountability in Moldova" (MEDIA-M) for campaigning against disinformation and media propaganda. In order to mitigate the impact of propaganda and manipulative information disseminated by the media and to contribute to the development of critical thinking of Moldovan citizens, the … [Read more...]

British Embassy Astana Call for bids: FCO Programme Fund in Kazakhstan 2018/19

Deadline: 20 June 2018 The British Embassy Astana is inviting project bids for funding under the FCO’s Programme Fund that can be carried out during the financial year 2018/19. Focus Areas This year they are particularly interested in project proposals in either of the following areas: Strengthening of Forensic Services in Kazakhstan This year the British Embassy Astana is seeking to support projects in Kazakhstan that focus on strengthening of forensic services in … [Read more...]

Solutions Journalism Network: Seeking Applications for Renewing Democracy Initiative

Deadline: 22 June 2018 Solutions Journalism Network is seeking applications for its Renewing Democracy initiative that will provide more than 100 grants through 2020 to U.S.-based reporters and news organizations to to support reporting on this topic. Renewing Democracy encourages reporting about how people and institutions are attempting to reinvigorate democracy in communities across the country. Funding Information Award winners will receive a $2,500 grant to produce their … [Read more...]

€4 Billion Programme to Empower Consumers and SMEs of Europe

The EU Commission is proposing a new, dedicated €4 billion programme for the next long-term EU budget 2021-2027 to empower and protect consumers and enable Europe's many small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to take full advantage of a well-functioning Single Market. The new programme will strengthen the governance of the EU's internal market. It will support businesses' – and in particular SMEs' – competitiveness and will promote human, animal and plant health and animal welfare, as well … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Ljubljana: Inviting Slovenian CSOs for NGO Small Grants Program

Deadline: 6 August 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Ljubljana, Slovenia is seeking applications for its NGO Small Grants program to offer grants for well-conceived and managed projects that strengthen the civil society sector and address societal concerns. Themes Anti-corruption, Good Governance, and Transparency Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Economic Prosperity, and Promotion of Trade Environment and Renewable Energy Energy Security and Diversification International Security, … [Read more...]

DISCO Call for Proposals: Micro-grants to Support Small-scale Activities

Deadline: 25 June 2018 Are you interested in concretely supporting human rights and democracy in your country? If yes, then submit proposals for Micro-grants to Support Small-scale Activities Disseminating and Further Promoting Previous Cycles’ Outcomes! This call for proposals will support projects designed to contribute to building democratic and inclusive societies through helping develop a culture of democracy by promoting education for democratic citizenship and human rights education in … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Cameroon: Seeking Applications for Democracy, Human Rights and Governance Program

Deadline: 12 July 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Yaounde-Cameroon, Political and Economic Section is seeking proposals for its Democracy, Human Rights and Governance Program to advance protection of international human rights by supporting governmental and nongovernmental organizations efforts to protect, promote, and enforce human rights on the one hand; and also projects that seek to provide assistance that enables citizens to select and replace their leaders through periodic, inclusive, … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in the Czech Republic: Inviting Institutions, Organizations and Individuals for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 2 July 2018 U.S. Embassy in Prague, Czech Republic is currently inviting institutions, organizations and individuals to submit project proposals for funding up to $ 10,000. U.S. Embassy Prague is seeking projects with outstanding merit that support the U.S. Government’s broad goals of fostering mutual cooperation between the United States and the Czech Republic with a focus on one or more of the Embassy’s priority themes and initiatives listed here: Promoting democracy, good … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to Moldova: Call to Submit Project Applications

Deadline: 17 June 2018 The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of Moldova calls to submit applications for the Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion projects in Moldova for the implementation of the following concept (indicative amount up to 9300 EUR per project): Provision of informational, cultural, intellectual, educational, digitization activities and services in libraries of Moldova. An application for a project shall contain at least one partner in … [Read more...]

Applications Open for U.S. Embassy Apia Public Diplomacy Small Grants Scheme!

Deadline: 2 July 2018 Applications are now open for the U.S. Embassy Apia Small Grants Scheme which is a small competitive program offering grants of up to USD $10,000 to non-government organizations to strengthen democracy, engage youth, promote U.S.-Samoa links, address environmental and health issues, advance science and technology, increase respect for civil society and the rule of law, advance human rights and women’s rights, or promote regional security.  Awards will be subject to … [Read more...]

IDEA/ USAID Request for Applications: Consolidation of Democratic Gains and Promoting Rights Protection Program

Deadline: 14 June 2018 Increased Demand and Engagement for Accountability (IDEA), funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a program entitled “Consolidation of Democratic Gains and Promoting Rights Protection” to support civil society to consolidate democratic gains and promote rights protection accountability at regional and national levels in Sri Lanka. Focus Areas and Sub Issues Good governance sub-issues: Fostering … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Denmark: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program to support for artistic and cultural performances, educational initiatives and non-governmental organization (NGO) projects whose aim is to promote and deepen the understanding and appreciation of American foreign policy and culture. The Embassy elicits proposals with outstanding merit that support the U.S. Government’s broad goals of fostering mutual cooperation. In deciding … [Read more...]

FIQ/INDEP Call for Proposals: Fostering Sustainable Organisational Development for CSOs in Kosovo

Deadline: 29 June 2018 Forum for Civic Initiatives (FIQ) and the Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) are seeking proposals for a program entitled “Fostering sustainable organisational development for CSOs in Kosovo" which is funded by the European Union. The overall Objective of this call, respectively the financial support scheme, is the empowerment of local CSOs and the creation of coalitions for addressing local grown issues. The Specific Objective of this call is to enhance the active … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in South Africa: Alumni Small Grants Competition

Deadline: 25 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the Embassy of the United States of American in Pretoria, South Africa has announced a call for proposals for the 2018 U.S. Government Exchange Alumni Small Grants Competition. Their long-term goal is to support the alumni of U.S. Government-funded exchange programs in their efforts to strengthen communities by sharing information, expertise and values; mobilizing resources; and enriching relationships between South Africa and United … [Read more...]