Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria announces Call for Proposals for Projects in Montenegro

Deadline: 28 June 2019 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria through the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Podgorica announces a procedure for accepting and selecting proposals for projects to be implemented with a grant within the framework of the Official Development Assistance of the Republic of Bulgaria, with an initial deadline for launching in 2020. Priority Areas and Directions for Implementing Projects on the Territory of the Republic of Montenegro … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Voice’s AKSYON NGAYON! Philippines Sudden Opportunity Grant

Deadline: 31 December 2019 Have you identified an emerging threat impacting local civic space? Do you see an unexpected opportunity to show solidarity towards and between (a) Voice target group(s)? Have circumstances changed where a new policy or law recognising the rights of Voice target groups needs that extra push? Is there a consensus among a consortium/ civil society network for joint strategic action? If you answered yes to the questions above, then apply for the Philippines Sudden … [Read more...]

Apply for Voice’s MAKE A DIFFERENCE: Philippines Innovate and Learn Grants Program

Deadline: 31 May 2019 Voice Philippines has announced the first Call for Proposals for its Innovate and Learn Grant that aims to address emerging issues and trends affecting Voice target groups. Topics Two topics are identified for the first call: Issues and challenges in agriculture and fishing communities that impact local farmers and fishers Rural farmers and fishing communities continue to remain among the poorest in the Philippines. Despite not being specifically … [Read more...]

Voice’s Empowering the Unheard: Philippines Empowerment Grant Program

Deadline: 15 May 2019 Voice is currently accepting proposals for its “Empowering the Unheard: Philippines Empowerment Grant” to raise awareness, develop transformative leadership, build confidence and skills, and work against stigmatisation of marginalised and discriminated groups. This is a small-scale grant with at least a one-year timeframe, accessible for informal groups through partnering with registered/accredited organisations and registered grassroots organisations. Grant … [Read more...]

EU seeking Proposals for “Support for the Deinstitutionalisation Process in Social Sector” Program

Deadline: 20 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Support for the Deinstitutionalisation Process in Social Sector” that aims to assist in the transformation of residential institutions, the resettlement of residents into the community, the development of community based services and the prevention of institutionalisation and re-institutionalisation. Objectives The global objective of this call for … [Read more...]

DHHS-ACL: Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Employment of People with Developmental Disabilities for U.S.

Deadline: 28 May 2019 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is seeking applications for Administration for Community Living (ACL) to support Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Employment of People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The purpose of the RRTCs, which are funded through the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program, is to achieve the goals of, and improve the effectiveness of, services authorized under the … [Read more...]

Australian Government announces Boosting the Local Care Workforce Program – Transition Assistance Funding

Deadline: 26 April 2019 The Australian government is inviting applicants for "Boosting the Local Care Workforce Program - Transition Assistance Funding" to purchase tailored supports including business advice, professional services and software upgrades, which will assist to build the disability sector capacity and service provider readiness in the transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Ernst & Young (EY) is delivering the Boosting the Local Care Workforce Program … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Arts and Disability Mentoring Initiative

Deadline: 2 April 2019 Australia Council for the Arts is seeking to support collaborations that fuel ambition, emboiden ideas, build networks, and strengthen future works. This program is for individuals with disability undertaking an artistic collaboration involving mentoring. The proposal should lead to a major step forward in the applicant’s arts practice, and build foundations for an enduring career. The purpose is to support collaborations that fuel ambition, embolden ideas and … [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...]

UNDP/RGB launches a Programme on Strengthening Civil Society Organizations for Responsive and Accountable Governance in Rwanda

Deadline: 26 April 2019 In an effort to further strengthen the capacity of Civil Society organizations, UNDP Rwanda in partnership with Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) has launched a call for project and research proposal. This Call for Proposals outlines the steps to be followed to apply for the micro-grant programme for national/local CSOs, and research institutes, academia and think tanks specifically for the research grants. The proposals will be evaluated by an independent Grant … [Read more...]

UK issues Call for Proposals to create Jobs for Kenyan Youth

Deadline: 8 April 2019 Are you creating innovative solutions to youth unemployment? If yes, then apply for the Kenya Catalytic Jobs Fund Business Innovation Challenge. The Kenya Catalytic Jobs Fund is running a Business Innovation Challenge to competitively select up to 5 initiatives. The fund is targeting initiatives that are post proof of concept, innovative, scalable, sustainable and that have demonstrated substantial impact. The applications will be evaluated by a team of reviewers who … [Read more...]

Apply for Arts and Disability Connect Funding Scheme for Artists

Deadline: 8 April 2019 The Arts Council and Arts & Disability Ireland are accepting applications for its Arts and Disability Connect, a funding scheme for artists with disabilities. Specifically targeted at individual artists with disabilities, Arts and Disability Connect includes New Work, Mentoring and Training awards. The scheme offers artists the opportunity to: connect with other practitioners or venues; make a change in their practice; ‘step up’ in terms of scope and scale; reach … [Read more...]

Te Pou inviting for Consumer Leadership Development Grant Program

Deadline: 29 March 2019 Te Pou is inviting applicants for its “Consumer leadership Development Grant Program” to support disabled people and family/whānau to take part in leadership development activities. This includes: training or learning activities that develop consumers’ and family/whānau leadership skills training or learning activities that are for the benefit of other disabled people or the disability sector in general. Priority Areas Learning topics that align to … [Read more...]

Funding for Groups Led by Young Women, Disabled Women and LBTIQ in Central America

Deadline: 30 March 2019 The Fondo Centroamericano de Mujeres (FCAM – Central American Women’s Fund), a feminist organization has launched a 23rd Call for Proposals to celebrate 15 years working for women’s rights in Central America. Priority populations for FCAM are those that have largely been marginalized: young women, indigenous women, Afro-descendant women, women agricultural workers, migrant women, women free trade zone workers, women domestic laborers, lesbians, bisexuals, … [Read more...]

SAB Foundation: Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards 2019

Deadline: 28 March 2019 The SAB Foundation is seeking applications for its “Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards” to create opportunities for disabled entrepreneurs and innovators. 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 Award: is aimed at innovators/social entrepreneurs/institutions/social … [Read more...]

Applications Open for East Africa Disability Fund

Deadline: 15 March 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the East Africa Disability Fund which focusses on enabling disabled people to improve their livelihoods, for projects based in Tanzania and Uganda. They are currently refreshing their strategy, with a key area of work expected to be a focus on a small number of strategic grants in 2019/20. Strategic grants are large grants (£1-2 million over 2-5 years) that may be provided to one organisation with partners or a consortium of … [Read more...]

BBC Children in Need: Inviting UK based Charities & Not-For-Profit Organisations for Small Grants Programme

Deadline: 27 May 2019 BBC Children in Need is inviting charities and not-for-profit organisations for its Small Grants programme with an aim to improve children’s lives in the UK. The funded projects make differences in children’s lives that help prevent or overcome the effects of the disadvantages they face. Projects achieve these differences by either working directly with children or seeking to improve their social and physical environments. In Small Grants programme they are looking … [Read more...]

GoodLife Kids Foundation to Support Organisations Providing Opportunities for Children with Disabilities in Canada

Deadline: 1 April 2019 GoodLife Kids Foundation is seeking applications from organizations providing an ongoing physical activity program for children and youth with intellectual disabilities and/or autism, ages 4 to 21 years. The goal of the GoodLife Kids Foundation Grant Program is to remove barriers to participation in physical activity for children and youth with intellectual disabilities and/or autism. For kids with special needs, the path to getting active isn’t always as simple … [Read more...]

The Honda Foundation’s Grant Program to provide Financial Assistance to Charities across Australia

Deadline: 9 August 2019 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...]

2019 Feminist Review Trust Fund Round 2: Supporting Projects that Transform the Lives of Women

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The Feminist Review Trust is seeking applications from eligible entities for the 2nd round of its 2019 program that gives grants to projects in the UK and internationally that support women. These grants represent the diversity of women’s lives globally and support the creativity which with women fight the inequalities they face. Set up in 2001, the Trust was funded by Feminist Review. Run as a collective since its inception in 1979, the voluntary work of Feminist … [Read more...]