John Ellerman Foundation: Supporting Charities that Make a Practical Difference in UK

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The John Ellerman Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program with an aim to advance the wellbeing of people, society and the natural world. The foundation likes to support smaller organisations whose work has reach and significance across the UK. In order for their funds to have as wide an impact as possible they look for charities that have a national footprint. Funding Categories Arts: The foundation believes that art has the potential to … [Read more...]

World Bank’s #Blog4Dev and Essay Competition: What Would You Do to Transform Ghana?

Deadline: 23 November 2017 Are you a Ghanaian citizen between 16 and 28 years old, and currently living in Ghana? Here is your turn to have your say! The World Bank wants to hear from you on what Ghana should focus on to achieve its development goals in the next 60 years. Be bold, be creative, and be practical! —and chart a socially inclusive path to progress! Entries are open for the #Blog4Dev Essay contest for a chance to win attractive prizes. Topic As a citizen, what should Ghana focus … [Read more...]

Resist Foundation Grant Program: Supporting People’s Movements for Justice and Liberation

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Resist Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to support people's movements for justice and liberation. The Foundation redistributes resources back to frontline communities at the forefront of change while amplifying their stories of building a better world. Resist’s theory of social change is rooted in the belief that when communities most impacted by injustices come together, organize, address root causes, and take direct action powerful social … [Read more...]

2017 RSSAF Grant Program: Supporting Economic, Political and Social Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Rhodes Scholars Southern Africa Forum (RSSAF) is currently inviting applicants from Sub-Saharan Africa for its 2017 Michaelmas Term Grant program with an aim to promote and support programs of economic, political and social development in sub-Saharan Africa. RSSAF aims to channel the resources raised from scholar stipend deductions and other fundraising activities, to support projects primarily for poor and vulnerable groups in Sub-Saharan Africa. Grant … [Read more...]

SIU’s Eurasia Programme 2017! Apply for Project Development Funding

Deadline: 6 November 2017 The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is inviting Norwegian institutions of higher education to apply for project development funding, to facilitate applications for long-term (3-years) project cooperation in the Eurasia Programme. The overall aim of the programme is to contribute to renewal and internationalisation of higher education in the cooperating countries, as a means to provide a basis for political and economic reforms, … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is seeking applications for the Australian Government’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a small grants program that is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Jordan. DAP focuses on small-scale development projects that can provide direct benefits to those most in need in the local community. Funding Eligibility Projects that aim to … [Read more...]

Apply for AHRC’s Creative Industries Clusters Programme!

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is accepting applications for Creative Industries Clusters Programme, led by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and funded through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, is an ambitious research and development investment to establish up to eight Creative Research & Development (R&D) Partnerships within existing creative clusters across the UK. Objectives The objectives of the Creative R&D … [Read more...]

Pilot Call for Proposals: Canada – Brazil Collaborative Industrial Research & Development Program 2017

Deadline: 27 November 2017 Applications are open for "Canada – Brazil Collaborative Industrial Research & Development Program 2017" with an aim to foster and support collaborative industrial research and development (R&D) projects with high potential for commercialization. This bilateral program is managed in Canada by Global Affairs Canada and delivered in partnership with the National Research Council of Canada’s Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) and in Brazil by … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission in Papua New Guinea: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 17 November 2017 Australian High Commission in Papua New Guinea is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a small grants program funded by the Australian Government and managed by the Australian High Commission in Port Moresby. DAP aims to support small-scale projects with a strong development focus that complement Australia’s broader aid program. DAP funding is only available to community groups, NGOs and other organizations engaged in development activities … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission’s Direct Aid Program (DAP): Promoting Economic and Social Development in Vanuatu

Deadline: 30 December 2017 Applications are open for Australian High Commission’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) to support small-scale sustainable development projects that promote economic and social development in Vanuatu, particularly in rural and peri-urban communities. Funding Information Applications for funding should not exceed VUV1.5 million. Eligible Projects To be eligible for funding, projects must: have a clear development or humanitarian objective; have a defined group of … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan: Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017/18 

Deadline: 15 October 2017 Applications are open for 2017/18 Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a flexible small grants program funded from Australia’s aid budget and managed by the Australian Embassy Kabul. DAP funding in Afghanistan is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Afghanistan. The program focuses on supporting small-scale development projects and activities which can achieve practical outcomes related to … [Read more...]

USAID-BAA: Harnessing Local Innovations, Expertise and Partnerships to Solve Development Challenges in Asia

Deadline: 19 September 2018 The USAID is inviting organizations and interested parties to partner with USAID to identify other new technologies, innovative solutions, and promising activity approaches that can solve development problems in the Asia region. This BAA seeks to incorporate innovative ideas and unorthodox partnerships that can achieve sustainable results. This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) is seeking opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Botswana: Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects (GGP)

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Embassy of Japan in Botswana is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects (GGP) to assist Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs) by supporting people centred relatively small development projects which have a direct and immediate impact on the well-being of disadvantaged communities at a grass-roots level. Funding Information 10,000,000 Japanese Yen (approximately 800,000 BWP) is the maximum amount allocated per project under … [Read more...]

Australian Representative Office in Ramallah: Direct Aid Program in the Palestinian Territories

Deadline: 1 October 2017 The Australian Representative Office in Ramallah is seeking applications for its 2017-18 Direct Aid Program which is a flexible small grants program funded by the Australian Government in over 60 overseas missions. The Australian Representative Office (ARO), Ramallah, runs the DAP program in the Palestinian Territories. The primary objective of DAP is to achieve practical and tangible humanitarian or developmental outcomes in vulnerable communities. DAP funds … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mexico: Small Scale Local Projects Program 2018

Deadline: 15 October 2017 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mexico is currently inviting relevant legal entities for its "Small Scale Local Projects Program". Although the type and focus of projects are not strictly defined, the project should be geared towards supporting development activities through the provision of materials or equipment, training, financial support for the activities of local authorities, capacity and participation in larger projects (including international … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mongolia: Seeking Proposals for Local Small Scale Projects 2018

Deadline: 13 October 2017 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Mongolia is currently accepting proposals for local small scale projects (LSSP) to support development activities of the local organizations that have legal body status/rights. Funding Information The funding of the Czech side could contribute for a single LSSP is 200 000-500 000 CZK (according to the current exchange rate in August 2017 - approximately 21,715,526 – 54,288,816 MNT) and the total percentage of cost of personnel, … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Yerevan, Armenia: Call for Small Scale Development Projects 2018

Deadline: 10 October 2017 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Yerevan, Armenia is currently inviting relevant Armenian legal entities (NGOs, non-state healthcare, educational, social and cultural organizations, cooperatives, communities and local administration institutions) to present for consideration their projects in the framework of the “Small Scale Development Projects Programme” of the Czech Republic Development Cooperation. Although the type and focus of the projects are not strictly … [Read more...]

The Czech Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia: Seeking Proposals for Local Small Scale Projects 2018

Deadline: 25 September 2017 The Czech Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia is seeking proposals for Local Small Scale Projects 2018. Priorities The proposed project should be taking into account at least one of priorities of the Czech Development Cooperation: Regional priority: Mtskheta - Mtianeti, Dusheti District and/or Kakheti Region, Akhmeta District Sector priority: Health care and/or social welfare How to Apply Filled out “Local Small Scale Project Identification Form … [Read more...]

German Embassy in Yangon, Myanmar: Call for Proposals for Small Grant Projects

Deadline: 15 September 2017 The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany has launched a call for proposals for small development projects in Myanmar aiming in particular to satisfy the basic needs of the poor and poorest members of society. Funding Information The Embassy will then choose the three most suitable projects which will receive funds of up to 9500 USD. The project must be completed by the 23rd of February 2018. Eligibility Criteria The Embassy expects: A … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission in Mauritius: Direct Aid Program to provide Small Grants to Organizations

Deadline: 5 October 2017 The Australian High Commission in Port Louis, Mauritius is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program which is a flexible small grants program to help fund development projects in Mauritius, Rodrigues, Madagascar, Comoros and the Seychelles. The primary objective of the DAP is to achieve a practical and tangible humanitarian or developmental outcome in vulnerable communities. DAP funds activities that have a direct, practical and immediate impact. Priorities In … [Read more...]