Embassy of the Czech Republic: Call for Proposals for Small-Scale Local Projects (SLP) 2019

Deadline: 5 October 2018 The Embassy of the Czech Republic has launched its annual call for proposals for the Small-Scale Local Projects (SLP). These projects are complementary to the large multiple-year projects implemented by the Czech Development Agency (CzDA) and are important component of the Czech Republic Development Cooperation since 2006. Funding Information Funding provided by the Czech Republic for each project ranges between 200 000 CZK (approx. 8 000 USD) to maximum limit … [Read more...]

Thomas Wall Trust Grants for Registered Charities: Addressing Social Needs in the Community

Deadline: 28 September 2018 Thomas Wall Trust is seeking applications from registered charities for its Grant program. Thomas Wall II created his Trust in 1920 for the “encouragement and assistance of educational work and social service”. Today, the Trust continues to assist in these areas by providing grants to individuals and organisations. Funding Criteria People who meet all of the following requirements are eligible for funding: Specific projects or activities serving the … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 The Aspen Institute is currently inviting applicants for its 2019 New Voices Fellowship that is a year-long media skills, communication and leadership program designed for standout development professionals from the developing world. While the fellowship is non-resident and not full-time, it does require a significant and sustained time commitment as fellows write opinion articles, participate in interviews with local and international media, and speak at … [Read more...]

National Endowment for the Arts: Seeking Applications for Translation Projects

Deadline: 5 December 2018 The National Endowment for the Arts is Seeking Applications for its Translation Projects to support the specific work of prose, poetry, or drama from other languages into English. NEA encourages translations of writers and of work that are not well represented in English translation. All proposed projects must be for creative translations of literary material into English. The work to be translated should be of interest for its literary excellence and value. Funding … [Read more...]

British Council: Creative Spark Partnership Fund

Deadline: 8 October 2018 The British Council has announced the launch of the ‘Creative Spark: Higher Education Enterprise Programme’, a five-year initiative to contribute to the development of the creative economy across Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan), South Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia) and Ukraine through UK support. Creative Spark Partnership Fund is developed for building partnerships between universities and creative institutions in the UK and those in … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to ASEAN: 2019 YSEALI Seeds for the Future Program

Deadline: 15 September 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission to ASEAN (USASEAN) has announced an open competition for a cooperative agreement to develop and implement the 2019 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Seeds for the Future small grants program. The program will provide subgrants up to $15,000 to Southeast Asian youth from all eleven YSEALI countries. Objective The Seeds for the Future program will allow YSEALI youth to implement public service projects … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for YALI Leadership Award!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Mandela Washington Fellowship Alumni Association of Nigeria (MWFAAN) in partnership with IREX International has launched the inaugural YALI Leadership Award. The award aims to recognize, celebrate and encourage youths and individuals who are contributing immensely towards the pursuit of the sustainable development goals as well as youth and economic development in Nigeria. Objectives Highlight the contribution young people are making to the youth and … [Read more...]

World Bank Youth Summit 2018: Unleashing the Power of Human Capital

Deadline: 5 October 2018 Do you have an idea that has the capacity to improve human capital and thereby positively impact your community, your country, and/or society at large? If yes, then the Youth Summit 2018 Competition gives you the opportunity to share your idea, connect with peers and high-level experts, and explore how to bring your idea to the next level. The World Bank Group is calling all young social entrepreneurs to submit an innovative idea that contributes to building human … [Read more...]

Japan Foundation: Seeking Applications for Institutional Project Support (IPS) Small Grant Program

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The Japan Foundation (JF) is currently accepting applications for its Institutional Project Support (IPS) Small Grant Program to: Support institutions that face difficulties maintaining current levels of infrastructure due to cuts in funding for Japanese studies in the US; Stimulate interest in Japanese studies by small and newer institutions without an established program of Japanese studies or those that lack personnel or resources; and Provide support … [Read more...]

Japan Foundation, New York: Institutional Project Support (IPS) Grant Program

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The Japan Foundation, New York is currently inviting applicants for its Institutional Project Support (IPS) Grant Program which is designed to encourage innovative and sustained growth of Japanese studies in the United States. Grant coverage may include support for faculty, instructor, or staff salaries, travel expenses, honoraria for lectures, visiting scholar support, graduate and undergraduate support, acquisition of research and teaching materials, conference and … [Read more...]

Japan Foundation: U.S.-Southeast Asia-Japan Collaboration and Exchange Initiative

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The Japan Foundation, New York is seeking applications for its U.S.-Southeast Asia-Japan Collaboration and Exchange Initiative which is designed to connect Japan scholars from the U.S., Southeast Asia, and Japan in order to enhance their collective scholarship through collaborative projects and exchanges, as well as to advance Japanese Studies in these three regions. The Japan Foundation hopes that Japan scholars and students from all three regions and across many … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Woodroffe Benton Foundation Grants Program!

Deadline: 5 September 2018 The Woodroffe Benton Foundation is accepting applications from the registered UK charities for its Small Grants programme. Focus 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 accommodation for the sick and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant Program

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The Hrant Dink Foundation has launched its Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant with a view to increase direct contacts and to promote cooperation between the peoples of the two neighbouring countries. Through the Travel Grant, the Foundation aims to contribute to joint initiatives between the two countries in various thematic fields such as youth and volunteering, human rights and democracy, education, environment, history, culture and arts, development, sports, regional … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Children’s Fund Grants Program!

Deadline: 26 August 2018 The United Palestinian Appeal (UPA) is seeking applications for its Children's Fund Grants to support projects that serve orphaned, disabled, and impoverished Palestinian children living in the West Bank (including East Jerusalem), the Gaza Strip and refugee camps in Lebanon and Jordan. The goal of the Children’s Fund is to contribute to a nurturing and stimulating holistic educational environment that allows children to realize their full potential. UPA was … [Read more...]

Apply for The Techfugees Global Challenges 2018!

Deadline: 2 September 2018 Are you developing a tech project aimed at displaced people? Techfugees has defined five main area of focus where tech can have a significant impact: the T5. The Techfugees Global Challenges encompasses all of them. Applications are open for The Techfugees Global Challenges 2018. Focus Areas Access to rights and information Health; Education; Employment; Social inclusion Benefits The 25 selected projects for the grand finale in Paris … [Read more...]

National CSR Foundation: Inviting Non-Governmental/Non-Profit Organisations for Funding Programme

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The National CSR Foundation is currently inviting applicants from eligible non-governmental/non-profit organisations under two specific funding instruments: Partnering with Non-Government Service Providers Investing in Social Innovations Objectives The objectives of this Call for Proposals are: To enhance access to basic social services, programmes and projects to individuals and families under the Social Register of Mauritius (SRM) and vulnerable … [Read more...]

American Honda Foundation: Supporting Youth and Scientific Education in U.S.

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The American Honda Foundation is seeking applications to help meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The foundation supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making … [Read more...]

2018 GlobalGiving Accelerator Program: Inviting Non-Profits Worldwide to achieve Crowdfunding Success

Deadline: 15 October 2018 GlobalGiving is currently accepting applications from nonprofits for its Giving Season 2018 Accelerator program in order to build skills, access tools, and grow their base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success. The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a virtual training program and crowdfunding campaign that will help to take fundraising to the next level. Following an optional two-week training curriculum, participating organizations must raise at least $5,000 total … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Armenia: Grant Assistance For Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) 2019

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Government of Japan is currently inviting applicants for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) in fiscal year 2018 (April 2018- March 2019). Reflecting the Japanese Government's strong commitment to uphold the concept of "Human Security", GGP program intends to contribute to improvements in various fields including education, health, infrastructure, as well as other sectors. The overall goal of GGP is to enhance the wellbeing of people at … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Local Change and Global Impact Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 20 August 2018 Applications are open for Local Change and Global Impact Scholarship Program. This October, The Hague will host the One Young World Summit 2018. The Summit will see 1,300+ young leaders from 190+ countries descend on The Hague for the global forum for young leaders. During the Summit, delegate will present and debate solutions to their time’s most pressing issues alongside senior leaders such as Kofi Annan, Unilever CEO Paul Polman and President Mary Robinson. The … [Read more...]