India Fellow 2019 Program engaging Youth in Nation Building

Deadline: 10 July 2019 India Fellow 2019 Program is now open for its next cohort starting 10th October 2019 with an objective to create a learning platform for young Indians who undergo a 13-month long journey of discovering their own leadership potential. It includes training, mentor-ship, reflections and hands-on work experience with a grassroots organization working on social issues. Goals This fellowship wants to give a chance to young people interested in exploring the … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society announces Participatory Science Grant Program

Deadline: 10 July 2019 The National Geographic Society has announced Participatory Science to support the development or innovative use of data-driven, technology-powered tools that will increase the understanding, preservation, and protection of their planet. Applicants should design and/or implement tools that support citizen science work, particularly data collection or data analysis, in ways that create learning experiences for citizen scientists, including students. Participation … [Read more...]

EU4Business for Competative and Innovative Local Economy – Entrepreneurship Development in BiH

Deadline: 17 May 2019 EU4Business for Competative and Innovative Local Economy has launched a call for proposals with an aim to support accelerate MSMEs and start-ups development, through creation of mechanisms that will enable provision of financial and non-financial (technical) assistance to end users (new or existing entrepreneurs from target categories) and creation or further development of entrepreneurial infrastructure on local or inter-municipal level. Priorities Project priority … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Togo has announced the Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program to assist communities with development projects. This is a grass-roots assistance program that allows the U.S. Embassy of Togo to provide financial assistance to small, community-based development projects. Special consideration is given to projects that have the potential to generate income. Examples of successful projects include projects that produce employment and marketable skills … [Read more...]

ALC announces Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women 2019-2020

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The African Leadership Centre (ALC) is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women for 2019/2020. This Fellowship is an intellectual and financial award to those who are able to portray convincing demonstrable or potential capacity to bring about intellectual, policy or other change in their field. The Fellowship is a postgraduate non-degree programme and does not lead to an academic qualification. The ALC … [Read more...]

Nordic Energy Research Call for Proposal for Energy Research

Deadline: 29 November 2019 The Nordic Energy Research (NER) is inviting proposals for Energy Research which is seeks to promote cooperative and policy development in the Nordic region, as well as develop new knowledge about and solutions for the many aspects of the energy area affecting the Nordic countries. The Nordic region has positioned itself as a leader within the field of competitive and sustainable energy solutions. The critical issues of global competition and energy system … [Read more...]

New Zealand Law Foundation Grants to Support Legal Research and Public Education on Legal Issues

Deadline: Various The New Zealand Law Foundation is inviting applicants for its grant programs to fund legal research, public education on legal matters and legal training. The Foundation fulfils a unique and important role in New Zealand’s political and social development through funding quality legal research in New Zealand. Objectives To provide opportunities for the acquisition and diffusion of legal knowledge and the consideration and suggestion of amendments to the law. To … [Read more...]

OFID Scholarship 2019/20 for Outstanding Young Individuals from Developing Countries

Deadline: 14 April 2019 Applications are open for "OFID Scholarship 2019/20" with an aim to support young individuals from developing countries so that they are able to pursue graduate studies in a development-related field. The program, which is currently in its thirteenth year of operation, has to date helped over 50 young people complete their education. Eligibility Criteria Must be between the ages of 23-32 at the time of submitting his/her application. Must have obtained or … [Read more...]

The Creability Movement: Open Call for Curator in Residence

Deadline: 31 March 2019 In a movement to platform diverse and inclusive practices in contemporary art of Southeast Asia, Ketemu Project & CoCreation Workshop is seeking a curator to develop an exhibition and online platform featuring artistic collaborations of disabled artists and artists working with disabled communities. This opportunity offers one curator based in Southeast Asia to research and map initiatives for disability in contemporary art in Southeast Asia. The curator will be … [Read more...]

Apply for Tandem Ukraine Programme

Deadline: 15 April 2019 Tandem is looking for cultural workers, managers, representatives of initiatives and organisations to explore and develop cross-border collaborations between Ukraine and its neighbouring regions. Their vision is to see networks of creative communities emerge from this programme, and their mission is to support the impact of their ongoing efforts. The goal of the programme is to support newcomers in entering the international cultural stage and allow more experienced … [Read more...]

Sir Halley Stewart Trust Grant Program to support Innovative Projects across UK

Deadline: 23 May 2019 Sir Halley Stewart Trust is inviting applications for its grant programme to support innovative and pioneering Social, Medical and Religious projects, to enable human flourishing and to prevent suffering. The Trust funds a wide range of organisations to achieve this goal, with grants normally ranging from one to three years in duration and up to circa £60,000 per project (with a £30,000 limit per year), although in exceptional cases up to £80,000 may be considered. … [Read more...]

Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples announces RFPs on Land Defenders and Water Protectors

Deadline: 7 June 2019 The Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples is accepting proposals for 'Land Defenders and Water Protectors' to support Native led actions against incursions, unwanted development, and extractive industries as well as threats to sacred sites in Indigenous communities, lands and territories. Upholding Indigenous territorial sovereignty and self-determination, Native land stewardship practices, and the defense of sacred lands, waters and species. Land … [Read more...]

EC-EACEA Call for Proposal: Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2019

Deadline: 12 June 2019 The European Commission-Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is seeking proposals for its Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2019 with an aim to enhance human capital development in Africa, while strengthening intra-African collaboration as called for by Agenda 2063. Objectives Increase the employability of students; Improve the quality of higher education in Africa and its relevance to Africa's development vision; Strengthen the … [Read more...]

Prevent Child Abuse: Call for Proposal for National Conference to support Moving Upstream

Deadline: 22 March 2019 The Prevent Child Abuse inviting skill development workshops, symposium, individual papers, and poster proposals for National Conference which is supporting the theme “Moving Upstream”. Moving Upstream is a call-to-action for the field to consider the multitude of ways in which they can prevent the abuse and neglect of their nation’s children. All children deserve to grow up in safe, nurturing environments and they are committed to identifying solutions reflecting … [Read more...]

SAR announces Advanced Seminar focusing on Women and Development in the Global South

Deadline: 30 April 2019 SAR has announced an call for proposal for an Advanced Seminar that focuses on the circumstances of women in the developing world and offers paths to concrete, practical strategies for improving their health, prosperity, and general well-being. Several of the seminar participants must be women scholars or scholars/practitioners from the developing world since one of the goals of the seminar is to foster professional linkages and the sharing of relevant … [Read more...]

Austrian Development Agency: Development Communication and Education in Austria

Deadline: 2 May 2019 Projects that serve development policy communication and education in Austria can be funded by the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), the Austrian Development Cooperation Agency. The special funding priority in the call for proposals in 2019 is Women / Gender & Development (SDG 5 - Gender Equality). It aims to highlight the diverse involvement of women worldwide in achieving the Global Goals / SDGs, but also highlight the causes and background of gender-based … [Read more...]

Apply for The Second Asian Conference on Population and Development

Deadline: 1 April 2019 Applications are open for the second Asian Conference on Population and Development with an aim to provide a platform for equal communication among the scholars in the developing countries of Asia. The second Asian Conference on Population and Development (ACPD) will be held on June 7- 9, 2019 in Hangzhou, China. The theme of this year’s conference is “Population Health and Public Governance”. They take Population Health and Public Governance as the main theme of … [Read more...]

Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland announces CFPs for International Non-governmental Organisations (INGOs)

Deadline: 21 March 2019 The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland (MFA) is seeking proposals from International Non-governmental Organisations (INGOs) to support them in Development Cooperation or in Human rights work. The MFA can allocate development cooperation funds, subject to annual parliamentary approval in Finland, to INGOs whose activities support the implementation of Finland's development policy priorities and goals including in the area of human rights, as well as the … [Read more...]

Equitable Resilience: Ensuring Resilience to Enhance Sustainable Development Goals

Deadline: 7 March 2019 On behalf of UKRI, ESRC is inviting proposals for a new Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) call under the theme of equitable resilience to fund 10 research proposals of up to 36 months duration. The ambition of the UNISDR Sendai Framework is to ‘build back better’ by harnessing the opportunities of disaster preparedness, response and reconstruction to enhance and accelerate development. The focus of this programme is to provide a systematic and rigorously … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Thailand: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects 2019

Deadline: 28 February 2019 The Government of Japan is currently accepting applications for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects 2019 to provide support to non-profit organizations that are engaged in the social development sector in Thailand. The GGP scheme provides flexible and quick support to comparatively small-scale development projects which aim to improve the social well-being of people at the grassroots level. Funding Information In principle, 10 … [Read more...]