Woodroffe Benton Foundation Grants: Supporting Charitable Organizations in UK

Deadline: 6 December 2017 The Woodroffe Benton Foundation, charitable organisation based in the UK, is accepting applications from the registered UK charities for its grant program. Priority Areas The foundation provides grants to officially recognised charitable organisations within the United Kingdom only in respect of: Relief of persons in need, hardship or distress by reason of disaster or as a consequence of social or economic circumstance. Provision/Maintenance of care and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for British Academy’s Newton Mobility Grants!

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The British Academy is seeking applications for its Newton Mobility Grants to provide support for international researchers based in a country covered by the Newton Fund to establish and develop collaboration with UK researchers around a specific jointly defined research project. These one-year awards are particularly suited to initiate new collaborative partnerships, between scholars who have not previously worked together, or new initiatives between scholars who … [Read more...]

IREX Regional Assistance Program 2: Identifying the Needs of Civil Society Actors Engaged in Political Developments

Deadline: 31 December 2017 IREX through the Regional Assistance Program 2 (RAP 2) is seeking proposals from prospective partners to support one of the following two priorities: response to urgent political developments; or existing and ongoing advocacy campaigns for political, legal, social, and economic engagement in the Middle East and North Africa. The purpose of this annual program statement (APS) is to identify the needs of civil society actors engaged in political … [Read more...]

Canon Collins Trust: Seeking Applications for Kader Asmal Fellowship

Deadline: 20 February 2018 The Embassy of Ireland in South Africa in partnership with Canon Collins Trust is inviting applications for its scholarships for postgraduate study in Ireland commencing in September 2018. The fellowship programme has two strands: 13 annual awards for postgraduate study in: Business Management Economics, Accounting, and Human Resource Management Management and Business Agriculture, Food Science & Nutrition Agriculture, Climate … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 1 December 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...]

EU-Zimbabwe Agricultural Growth Programme: Transforming Zimbabwe’s Livestock Based Value Chains for the Future

Deadline: 29 January 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for “Zimbabwe Agricultural Growth Programme: Transforming Zimbabwe’s livestock based value chains for the future”. The objective of this call for proposals is to contribute to the development of a diversified and efficient agriculture sector that promotes inclusive green economic growth. Objectives Improved economic, social and environmental performance of livestock based value … [Read more...]

DHHS-ORR: Seeking Applications for Refugee Technical Assistance Program

Deadline: 18 May 2018 The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is seeking applications for its "Refugee Technical Assistance Program" to award up to four cooperative agreements to provide innovative technical assistance (TA) to ORR-funded refugee service providers, State Refugee Coordinators, State Refugee Health Coordinators, and others working with refugees to fill a gap where no other … [Read more...]

DFID Call for Applications: General Economic Development Framework

Deadline: 8 December 2017 The UK’s Department of International Development (DFID) is accepting applications for its General Economic Development Framework with an aim to provide technical services that deliver economic development and poverty reduction outcomes for the UK’s development operations that maintain them at the forefront of international development best practice. DFID wishes to work with Framework participants who are committed to ensuring that the best technical development … [Read more...]

Washington Center for Equitable Growth RFPs 2018: Providing Grants up to $100,000 to U.S. Applicants

Deadline: 5 March 2018 The Washington Center for Equitable Growth is seeking applications for its grant program to deepen our understanding of whether and how inequality affects economic growth and stability. Equitable Growth supports inquiry utilizing many different kinds of evidence, relying on a variety of methodological approaches and cutting across academic disciplines. They consider proposals that investigate: the consequences of economic inequality across wages, benefits, incomes, … [Read more...]

Regional Assistance Program 2: Identifying the Needs of Civil Society Actors Engaged in Political Developments

Deadline: 11 November 2017 The Regional Assistance Program 2 (RAP 2) is seeking proposals from prospective partners to support one of the following two priorities: response to urgent political developments; or existing and ongoing advocacy campaigns for political, legal, social, and economic engagement in the Middle East and North Africa. The purpose of this annual program statement (APS) is to identify the needs of civil society actors engaged in political developments or advocacy … [Read more...]

Apply for People’s United Community Foundation Grants: Inviting Organizations based in the US

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The People’s United Community Foundation is seeking proposals from organizations that enhance the quality of life for residents, promote the economic development and well-being of neighborhoods and support the educational and developmental needs of children and youth, with special emphasis given to programs and services in low-income areas. Grant Information The majority of People’s United Community Foundation grants are less than $10,000 with the average … [Read more...]

Resilient Communities Fund: Providing Support to Communities in Ireland

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Resilient Communities Fund has partnered with Social Innovation Fund Ireland and Tomar Trust to find and back innovative projects that strengthen community resilience and have an economic, social and environmental impact. The Fund will provide critical support to projects focused on making communities across Ireland safer, healthier, and more vibrant places to live. Priority Areas Economy – providing greater self-sufficiency, sustainability, and stability, … [Read more...]

ANZ Staff Foundation: Seeking Applications for Community Grants Program

Deadline: 15 January 2018 The ANZ Staff Foundation is seeking applications for its Community Grants Program to support projects run by charitable organisations which offer a direct and tangible benefit to local communities. Focus Areas Education and employment – examples of suitable projects may include purchasing educational resources for communities or programs that help people prepare for employment. Urban and rural economic and social divides –examples of suitable projects may … [Read more...]

USAID: Sri Lanka Social Cohesion and Reconciliation (SCORE) Activity

Deadline: 22 November 2017 The United States Agency for International Development in Sri Lanka (USAID/Sri Lanka) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified U.S., International, and local organizations to fund an activity entitled "Social Cohesion and Reconciliation (SCORE)". The purpose of the SCORE activity is to strengthen Sri Lankan efforts to advance social cohesion and reconciliation. To achieve that purpose, SCORE will seek to: Promote a cohesive Sri Lankan … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Village Capital Fintech Africa Program 2018!

Deadline: 24 November 2017 Village Capital, collaboration with PayPal is seeking applications for its Fintech Africa program 2018. Financial technology (fintech) services like peer-to-peer mobile payments have made financial services much more accessible and brought millions of unbanked and underbanked Africans closer to the formal economy. Moving beyond the initial success stories in major markets of fintech innovation like Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa, and also seen expansion of products … [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...]

Applications Open for 2018 Borlaug Global Research Alliance Fellowships!

Deadline: 5 November 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for its 2018 Borlaug Global Research Alliance Fellowships in order to improve agricultural productivity, economic development, and food security. It offers training and collaborative opportunities for agricultural research, international agricultural economics, leadership, and policy to researchers. Fellows will work with a mentor at USDA’s Agricultural Research Service or a U.S. university for up to 12 … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The U.S. Embassy Lisbon Office of Public Affairs (OPA) of the U.S. Department of State has announced its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program to strengthen the bilateral ties between the U.S. and Portugal. Priority Areas Security: activities which enhance public support for the bilateral security relationship and/or NATO alliance, counter violent extremism, and/or promote regional/global peace and stability. Trade & Economic Partnership: activities … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Harcourts Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 5 February 2018 The Harcourts Foundation is currently seeking applications for its grant program for reputable community-based organisations which need funding for projects and initiatives designed to benefit as many people as possible. The size of applicant’s organization doesn’t matter to Harcourts Foundation, the Foundation not only gives back to those affected by large scale cataclysmic disasters but to charitable community organisations or assists with helping individuals in … [Read more...]

USAID LENS: Women’s Economic Empowerment Enabling Environment Grant Program for Jordan

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The USAID Jordan Local Enterprise Support Project (USAID LENS) is seeking applications for its Women’s Economic Empowerment Enabling Environment Grant that will contribute to the mitigation of the barriers, by addressing issues of access to and control over resources and/or policy to enhance the enabling environment for women’s economic participation. The primary purpose of this grant is to support organizations and/or coalitions that seek to ameliorate one or … [Read more...]