Apply for USAID’s Empowerment and Inclusion Solicitation and Management Program!

Deadline: 6 July 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for its program entitled "Empowerment and Inclusion Solicitation and Management (EISM)" with the goal of promoting inclusive development through the establishment of an umbrella Empowerment and Inclusion Solicitation and Management mechanism (EISM). EISM will focus on reducing risks to and reinforcing the capacities of communities, NGOs, and governments to provide services, to protect … [Read more...]

2nd Call for Applications: Disability Research on Independent Living and Learning (DRILL)

Deadline: 8 August 2017 Applications are open for Disability Research on Independent Living and Learning (DRILL), that is the world’s first research grants programme led by disabled people. It covers the whole of the UK and is funded by the Big Lottery Fund until 2020. DRILL projects are carried out in co-production with the disabled people and researchers to find new ways to promote independent living for disabled people.  DRILL will build an evidence base that will provide solutions which … [Read more...]

UNICEF Request for Proposals: Inclusion of Children with Disabilities in Education in the Republic of Moldova

Deadline: 4 June 2017 United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Moldova is seeking proposals for its program entitled ”Inclusion of Children with Disabilities in Education in the Republic of Moldova” to put forth recommendations as to how to further promote inclusion in education. UNICEF’s advocacy efforts and its support to the Ministry of Education, and also the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Labour, Social Protection and Family on promoting children’s right to education. The focus of … [Read more...]

Apply for SAB Foundation’s Award Programs on Social Innovation & Disability!

Deadline: 25 May 2017 The SAB Foundation is seeking applications from local innovators and social entrepreneurs for its "Social Innovation Awards" to create opportunities for social entrepreneurs and/or innovators with disabilities. The SAB Foundation supports and invests in entrepreneurs and social innovation with a priority in benefitting women and youth, people in rural areas and people with disability. Award Categories The Social Innovation Awards. The award is aimed at … [Read more...]

The Honda Foundation: Providing Financial Assistance to Charities across Australia

Deadline: 11 August 2017 The Honda Foundation is inviting applications from charities and organisations of Australia for its grant program with the goal of making a difference in the lives of people through giving back to the community that supports them. It supports a diverse range of charities, both big and small, to continue the valuable work they do in making a difference. The Honda Foundation aims to inspire goodwill by donating much needed funds to worthy causes nationwide. They know … [Read more...]

The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund: Grants to Voluntary Organisations Working on Learning Disability

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund is seeking applications for its grant to aid the research into learning disability and to aid the care and relief of those affected by learning disability by making grants to voluntary organisations working in this field. The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund was established in 1970 under the authority of the Court of Protection in London on behalf of Mr Frank Bruce Baily Thomas, who was mentally disabled. It was to receive shares with an … [Read more...]

University of Zimbabwe Second Call for Papers and Proposals: Disability, Citizenship and Participation in Zimbabwe/Africa

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The University of Zimbabwe is currently inviting academics, researchers, professionals, civil society activists and policy makers to present academic and/or policy- related papers on disability, citizenship and participation in Zimbabwe. In recognition of the fact that contemporary conceptions of active citizenship and participation are multi-dimensional/interdisciplinary, and the fact that they centre on notions of human rights, responsibilities, community obligations … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Laos Empowerment Grants 2017!

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The Voice is seeking applications for its program entitled "Laos Empowerment Grants" in order to raise awareness, develop transformative leadership, build confidence and skills and work against stigmatisation of marginalised and discriminated groups. Thematic Areas Improving access to (productive) resources (finance, land and water) and employment in particular Improving access to social services, health and education Fostering space for citizen … [Read more...]

Shape Arts NDACA Project: Research and Development Grants for Emerging Disabled Artists in UK!

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Shape Arts, under its project National Disability Arts Collection & Archive (NDACA) is inviting UK-based emerging disabled artists for its Research and Development Grants aimed at supporting four emerging disabled artists selected through applications. The purpose of the grant funding is to enable applicants to develop their artistic practice. There may be skills that applicant wish to develop by attending training, or there may be research that applicant wish to … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Education: Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities

Deadline: 16 June 2017 The U.S. Department of Education is currently inviting applicants for its grant program entitled “Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities: National Technical Assistance Center for Inclusive Practices and Policies”. The purpose of this program is to promote academic achievement and to improve results for children with disabilities by providing technical assistance (TA), supporting model demonstration projects, … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Zambia: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Zambia is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects Programme to support various development and human security projects at the grassroots level, proposed by non-governmental Organisations (NGOs), local government bodies, and other non-profit associations, by providing them with a relatively small amount of funding. In Zambia, this programme was introduced in 1990 and over 160 projects … [Read more...]

UNICEF-Serbia Call for EOIs: Promoting Inclusive Recreation/Sport Activities for Children with Disabilities

Deadline: 5 May 2017 The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Serbia is seeking Call for Expression of Interest (EOIs) to identify eligible civil society organisations (CSOs) experienced in the implementation of sport recreational activities for children with disabilities for prospective partnership with UNICEF in Serbia. This initiative is part of the NCR Foundation funded UNICEF project “It’s about ability” that aims to contribute to effectively mainstreaming approaches aimed at including … [Read more...]

Ilm Ideas 2: Submit Ideas for Building New Opportunities for Children across Pakistan

Deadline: 5 May 2017 Do you have a great idea to create new opportunities for children to learn? Ilm Ideas 2 programme is seeking education innovations to create opportunities for children and young people across Pakistan. The programme is funded by UK aid and managed by Cambridge Education, a member of the Mott MacDonald Group. The programme seeks new ideas and new partners, along with fresh thinking, to speed up the pace of change and reach the millions of children in Pakistan who do not … [Read more...]

Apply for GoodLife Kids Foundation Grant Programme!

Deadline: 11 August 2017 The GoodLife Kids Foundation is currently accepting requests for funding for ongoing physical activity programs for children with special needs-primarily physical and/or intellectual disabilities. The Foundation raises funds to support national, provincial and local programs that provide sustainable physical activity opportunities for kids and remove some of the barriers currently holding children back from living a healthy life. Funding Information Grants of up to … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Education: Educational Technology, Media & Materials for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline: 5 June 2017 The U.S. Department of Education is seeking applications for "Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities—Stepping-up Technology Implementation" with the purpose to: Improve results for students with disabilities by promoting the development, demonstration, and use of technology Support educational activities designed to be of educational value in the classroom for students with disabilities Provide support for captioning and … [Read more...]

Apply for Australian Disability and Indigenous Peoples’ Education Fund!

Deadline: 30 September 2017 Australian Disability and Indigenous Peoples' Education Fund is currently accepting applications in order to support disabled and indigenous people of Australia through education. Unfortunately for many people with disabilities their early years are more about cure and rehabilitation than stable, well-grounded education. The skills to make and retain careers, relationships and friends are developed while they attend school however continuing disruption of this … [Read more...]

Fund for Local Cooperation 2017: Seeking Applications from Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia

Deadline: 2 May 2017 Applications are open for Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) 2017, which is managed by the Office of the Ambassador to Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. The fund supports initiatives of local non-governmental organisations, community-based organisations and other institutions in these three countries. The FLC helps local civil society actors to carry out well-targeted projects with a clear goal and sustainable outcome in the field of human rights, democracy and good … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Education: Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities

Deadline: 5 June 2017 The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Department of Education is currently inviting applicants for its programme entitled “Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities: Early Childhood Personnel Center”. Purposes Help address State-identified needs for personnel preparation in special education, early intervention, related services, and regular education to work with children, including infants and … [Read more...]

Michael Cornish Charitable Trust: Inviting Charities and Not-For-Profit Organisations Based in the UK

Deadline: 13 June 2017 The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is currently accepting applications from the charities and not-for-profit organisations based in the UK for its grants program. The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is a grant making charitable organisation. The trust was founded by Michael Cornish in 2005; the present trustees are Michael, Harriet Cornish and Richard Vigar. The Trust Administrator is Phillipa Cridland. Priority Areas Organisations that work in the following … [Read more...]

Applications open for Voice’s Cambodia Influencing Grants!

Deadline: 20 May 2017 Voice is currently seeking applications for its "Cambodia Influencing Grants" which are meant for organisations and networks, in order to strengthen their lobby and advocacy capacities and amplify the voice of marginalised and discriminated groups. Focus Areas The project addresses one or more of the impact themes: Improving access to (productive) resources (finance, land and water) and employment in particular Improving access to social services, health and … [Read more...]

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