U.S. Embassy in Ankara: Public Affairs Grant Program

Deadline: 28 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Department of State has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to Support Shared Security, Strengthen Economic Prosperity or Reinforce U.S. - Turkish Shared Values. Program Objectives Support Shared Security – Projects that support and advance cooperation between the U.S. and Turkey on defeating ISIS/Daesh and other extremist groups; projects in … [Read more...]

Nesta’s Everyone Makes Innovation Policy: Offering Grants of Up to £15,000

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Nesta is seeking applications for its Everyone Makes Innovation Policy to offer grants of up to £15,000 to projects that demonstrate creative ways of engaging members of the public in issues relating to innovation policy. By innovation policy, Nesta mean the range of things that governments - national, regional and local - can do to promote and support innovation for economic growth and for public good. Projects might, for example, focus on involving the public in one or … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar Local Grants: Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 12 September 2018 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar, U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Local Grants Program. PAS awards a limited number of grants to individuals, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, and academic institutions to support cultural, artistic, educational, and other exchanges and projects to improve mutual understanding between the United States and Mongolia and build … [Read more...]

IDB Call for Proposals 2018: Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched a 2018 call for proposals for the Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), which support projects involving three or more countries. The RPG Initiative provide technical grants to finance solutions that resolve shared challenges through regional cooperation. Since 2004, the RPG Initiative has financed 154 projects, investing more than $112 million. The Regional Public Goods … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Iraq: U.S.-Iraqi Think Tank Linkage Program for Iraqi Academics and Commentators program

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The U.S. Mission in Iraq has announced an open competition for eligible organizations to submit proposals for a grant to implement the U.S.-Iraqi Think Tank Linkage Program for Iraqi Academics and Commentators program. The main goal of the program would be to establish linkages between the participating academics/commentators with their counterparts in the United States to develop partnerships that would increase current and future dialogue and exchange of … [Read more...]

Partnerships for International Development Fund: Seeking Applications from New Zealand

Deadline: 2 March 2018 The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is seeking applications for its Partnerships for International Development Fund to contribute ideas, knowledge and skills to activities that achieve sustainable economic development in developing countries. The Partnerships Fund supports partnerships led by New Zealand-based organisations to develop and deliver locally owned responses to development challenges in countries as identified in the New Zealand Aid … [Read more...]

AfDB-NIW’s High 5s Startup Challenge: Improving the Quality of Life for the People of Africa

Deadline: 23 February 2018 The Africa Development Bank (AfDB) and the Nairobi Innovation Week (NIW) have partnered to run a joint innovation challenge that focuses on the Bank’s High 5 priorities; Light up and power Africa, Feed Africa, Industrialize Africa, Integrate Africa, and Improve the quality of life for the people of Africa. Priorities Area Light up and power Africa: The AfDB is working to unify efforts to achieve universal access to energy. Its new Energy Strategy aims to … [Read more...]

Investing in Women Call for Proposals: Partnerships for Advocating Gender Equality (#samePAGE) Program

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Investing in Women (IW), an initiative of the Australian Government has announced a Call for Proposals for its Partnerships for Advocating Gender Equality (#samePAGE) program that aims to develop advocacy partnerships that help to progress women’s economic empowerment in the Philippines or Indonesia by shifting costly and harmful gender norms. The initiative aims to develop innovative multi-stakeholder partnerships with dynamic, credible local organisations and/or … [Read more...]

MISFA Call for Proposals: Capacity Building Fund (B) Systems Strengthening Window

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has received a grant from the International Development Association (IDA) for the Access to Finance Project. MISFA is responsible for implementation of Component-1 of the project (Improving access to financial services for micro and small enterprises) and intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant for a Capacity Building Fund with the aim to improve access to financial services in Afghanistan. The main objective of the … [Read more...]

MISFA/Access to Finance Project Call for Proposals: Capacity Building Fund (A) Innovation Window

 Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has received a grant from the International Development Association (IDA) for the Access to Finance Project. MISFA is responsible for implementation of Component-1 of the project (Improving access to financial services for micro and small enterprises) and intends to apply part of the proceeds of the grant to Capacity Building Fund with the aim improving access to financial services in Afghanistan. The Innovation Window supports … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Unitarian Universalist Funding Program in the U.S. and Canada!

Deadline: 15 March 2018 The Unitarian Universalist Funding Program is currently open for applications inviting non-Unitarian Universalist groups in the U.S. and Canada that: uses community organizing to bring about systemic change leading to a more just society; mobilizes those who have been disenfranchised and excluded from resources, power and the right to self-determination; has an active focused campaign to create systemic change Grant Information The maximum grant is … [Read more...]

Apply for Belarus in Focus 2017 International Journalism Competition!

Deadline: 15 March 2018 Are you interested in Belarus? Have you written articles about this country in 2017? If the answer is “yes” then Belarus in Focus 2017 is for you. This year the competition takes place for the seventh time. Belarus in Focus Information Office in partnership with Press Club Belarus has announced Belarus in Focus 2017 – 7th edition of an international competition for journalists writing about Belarus in international media. The goal is to encourage journalists and … [Read more...]

Stepan Gishyan Charity Foundation Grant: Inviting Individuals, Initiative Groups and Organizations

Deadline: 15 March 2018 Stepan Gishyan Charitable Foundation has announced a grant competition for individuals, as well as initiative groups and organizations. The proposed program should be aimed at the development of one or more of the socio-economic, educational and scientific, health and cultural spheres. The presented program should be carried out exclusively in the territory of Armenia. The Fund will give additional advantage to the programs that will be selected during the selection of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section Grants Program: Awarding Haiti -based Organizations and Independent Media

Deadline: 15 August 2018 Applicants are invited to submit proposals for the U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section Grants Program. The program awards grants principally to Haiti-based non-profit and non-governmental organizations and independent media for projects that support democracy and governance, public health, and economic development in the Republic of Haiti. Proposals that support academic mobility between two countries; strengthen civil society; the empowerment of youth in realizing … [Read more...]

Walmart Foundation: Apply for Community Grants Program 2018

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Walmart Foundation is seeking applications for its Community Grant Program 2018 which will support the needs of the communities by providing grants to local organizations. The Walmart Foundation meets the needs of the under-served by directing charitable giving toward its core areas of focus: Opportunity, Sustainability and Community Funding Information Awarded grants range from $250 to $5,000. Funding Areas There are 8 areas of funding for which an … [Read more...]

DFID: Seeking Applications for International Growth Centre – Phase 3

Deadline: 5 March 2018 The UK’s Department for International Development is seeking applications for its program entitled "International Growth Centre – Phase 3". The third phase of the IGC will focus on delivering research and policy products to developing countries with the aim of driving the economic transformation needed to create jobs for the future and set countries on a trajectory out of poverty. This is expected to be the last phase of large scale DFID support to the IGC and as such … [Read more...]

Australian Government: Council on Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR) Grant Program 2018

Deadline: 28 March 2018 The Australian Government is seeking applications for its Council on Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR) Grant Program 2018 in order to enhance Australia’s economic, political and social relations with Latin America. In the 2018-2018 Grant round the Council will consider favorably projects that strengthen relations with priority countries Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, as well as through the Pacific Alliance. Objectives Enhanced and … [Read more...]

DFAT:  Seeking Applications for 2018 Council for Australian-Arab Relations (CAAR) Grant Program

Deadline: 4 April 2018 The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is seeking applications for its 2018 Council for Australian-Arab Relations (CAAR) Grants program to strengthen Australian-Arab relations by advancing areas of shared political, economic and social interest and building a greater awareness and appreciation of each other's cultures and values. Objectives Build on the success of the CAAR Flagship programs (these include CAAR Speakers, CAAR Visitors, CAAR Exchanges … [Read more...]

Applications Open for DFAT’s 2018 Australia-China Council (ACC) Grants Program!

Deadline: 28 March 2018 The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is seeking applications for its Australia-China Council (ACC) 2018 Grant program. Strategic Goals To strengthen the foundations of engagement - China literacy, business and cultural capabilities of Australian institutions and people To seek and foster new areas of engagement between Australia and China across business, knowledge and creative sectors To enhance understanding in China of Australian society, economy, … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Pakistan: Cultural Affairs Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 5 April 2018 The Cultural Affairs Office in the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Islamabad of the U.S. Department of State (hereafter referred to as “CAO Islamabad”) has announced an open competition for assistance awards through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). CAO Islamabad’s purpose in funding projects under this NOFO is to further contributions to economic growth and the development of human and government capacity in Pakistan, while developing … [Read more...]