USDA: McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The Food Aid Information System, United States Department of Agriculture is seeking applications for its program entitled "McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition" to support feeding of school-aged children, reduce hunger, promote literacy (especially for girls), promote food security and enhance nutrition for mothers and their children in low-income, food-deficit countries committed to education and school meals. The program provides U.S. … [Read more...]

Tinker Foundation: Seeking Applications for Institutional Grants

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Tinker Foundation is seeking applications for its Institutional Grants program with the goal of the creation of effective policy changes to improve the lives of Latin Americans. Program Areas Democratic Governance Education Sustainable Resource Management Eligibility Criteria Projects should have a strong public policy component, offer innovative solutions to problems facing these regions, and incorporate new mechanisms for addressing these … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Golden Peacock Awards!

Deadline: 20 February 2018 Nominations are open for Golden Peacock Awards to create a competition for raising overall standards and recognise the achievements of the best performing organisations. Awards presentation during the 28th World Congress on Leadership for Business Excellence & Innovation on  17 - 18 April 2018 in Dubai (UAE). Awards Sectors & Sub Sectors Sectors: To create intra sector competitiveness, now Golden Peacock Awards will be considered separately under … [Read more...]

BCBN Grant Initiative: Empowering Charities and Local Community Projects in UK

Deadline: 5 March 2018 Applications are open for BCBN Grant Initiative to provide small third-sector grant awards to empower charities and local community projects. This initiative will distribute a one-off grant award of up to £3,000 per charity or to small but credible community projects, which are able to demonstrate their positive impact on the communities they aim to serve. They have in place strict vetting procedures and criteria’s for successful applications. Applicants are welcomed … [Read more...]

International Visegrad Fund: Inviting Applicants for Visegrad+ Grant Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 International Visegrad Fund is inviting applicants for its Visegrad+ Grant program to support projects which contribute to the democratization and transformation processes in selected countries and regions, especially non-EU member states in the Western Balkans and the Eastern Partnership countries. Visegrad+ Grants shall contribute to the development of the target countries mainly Visegrad+ Grants shall contribute to the development of the target countries mainly via … [Read more...]

International Visegrad Fund: Inviting NGOs/CSOs for Visegrad Grants Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 International Visegrad Fund is currently inviting eligible organizations from the Visegrad countries (V4) and worldwide for its Visegrad Grants program in order to foster regional cooperation between the V4 countries and projects advancing innovativeness and sustainability in Central and Eastern Europe. Grant amounts vary depending on the size and scope of the project. The average grant support for supported project in 2016 was around €20,000. Focus Areas … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Austria: Austrian-American Partnership Fund

Deadline: 15 February 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Austria is seeking proposals for its Austrian-American Partnership Fund to support collaboration and cultural exchange between Austrian and U.S. non-governmental organizations, universities, professional associations, arts and cultural organizations. The goals of the program are to expand the range of educational, cultural and professional cooperation between Austrians and Americans. Program Areas The Austrian-American Partnership Fund will fund … [Read more...]

McLain Association for Children: Seeking Applications for Small Grant Program

Deadline: 15 March 2018 Recognizing that the most meaningful efforts often come from within the community, McLain Association for Children, Inc. is seeking applications for its Small Grant Program to identify those that are already out there doing good work and assist them to accomplish even more. McLain Association for Children seeks to transform the lives of the most vulnerable around the world by providing them with the resources they need and by strengthening the systems and individuals … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WFF’s International Initiative Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation (WFF) is seeking applications for its International Initiative grant program to help women, girls, and their families overcome violence, poverty and other hardships in under-developed countries. Focus Areas Education: Programs that address the needs of at-risk youth. Environment, Conservation and Preservation: Forestry projects and projects that preserve and protect the environment by using scarce resources wisely. Health: … [Read more...]

RSF Seed Fund Program: Providing Small Grants to Organizations

Deadline: 15 March 2018 Rudolf Steiner Foundation (RSF) is currently inviting applicants for its Seed Fund program to provide small grants to organizations that offer innovative solutions to challenges in the areas of social finance, food and agriculture, education and the arts, or ecological stewardship. The RSF Seed Fund is a modest-sized fund and supported annually by unrestricted gifts to RSF rather than from an endowment. Grantees must demonstrate a capacity for effectiveness and impact … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for World of Children Awards 2018!

Deadline: 31 March 2018 Nominations are open for the World of Children Awards 2018 in order to provide funding and recognition to support life-changing work for children by discovering and elevating only the most effective change makers for children worldwide. Award Categories and Grant Information The Protection Award is specifically for those providing services and protection from fear, abuse, and exploitation (including but not limited to trafficking, slavery and sexual … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Motorola Solutions Foundation Grant!

Deadline: 2 February 2018 The 2018 Motorola Solutions Foundation grant program is currently open and invites inquiry forms for technology and engineering education and public safety education programming. The Motorola Solutions Foundation is the charitable and philanthropic arm of Motorola Solutions, originally founded in 1953. With employees located around the globe, Motorola Solutions seeks to benefit the communities where it operates. The company achieves this by making strategic grants, … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Thailand: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Embassy of Japan in Thailand is seeking applications for Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) scheme to provide support to non-profit organizations that are engaged in the social development sector in Thailand. The GGP scheme provides flexible and quick support to comparatively small-scale development projects which aim to improve the social well-being of people at the grassroots level. The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Lipman-Miliband Trust’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Lipman-Miliband Trust is currently accepting applications for its grant programme in order to support socialist education projects. Objectives To promote research into the history, theory and practice of socialism and other allied fields of study; To support cultural projects associated with socialist education and research; To support research and education associated with progressive causes involving community activity and social movements; To … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in the Czech Republic: Inviting Applicants for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 January 2018 U.S. Embassy in Prague, the Czech Republic is currently inviting institutions, organizations and individuals to submit project proposals for funding up to $ 10,000. Themes The Embassy is seeking projects with outstanding merit that support the U.S. Government’s broad goals of fostering mutual cooperation between the United States and the Czech Republic with a focus on one or more of the Embassy’s priority themes and initiatives listed here: Promoting … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Cameroon: Julia Taft Refugee Fund Annual Program

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Yaounde-Cameroon, Political and Economic Section is seeking proposals for its Julia Taft Refugee Fund that will address refugees or returned refugees social welfare in crisis affected regions of Cameroon. The proposals will also consider supporting projects that benefit both refugees/returnees and their host communities. Proposals can address one or more of the following areas: education health WASH vocational training income … [Read more...]

UNHCR Ukraine: Seeking Proposals for Community Empowerment and Social Assistance to Refugees and Asylum-seekers

Deadline: 11 February 2018 UNHCR Ukraine is currently inviting all interested organizations to submit their proposals for the new Project “Community Empowerment and Social Assistance to Refugees and Asylum-seekers” to be implemented in Odesa and Odesa oblast during the period of April-December 2018. Ukraine is a signatory to the 1951 Geneva Convention on Refugees and has relevant national legislative and procedural framework, but provides only very limited material assistance to refugees and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Yale Young African Scholars Program!

Deadline: 6 February 2018 The Yale University is seeking applications for its “2018 Yale Young African Scholars Program” that is an intensive academic and enrichment program designed for African secondary school students planning to pursue tertiary education and who wish to make meaningful impact as young leaders on the continent. YYAS 2018 will be held in two locations: Rwanda: 29 July - 07 August Ghana: 11 August - 20 August Benefits There is no cost to students to participate … [Read more...]

Shell Canada Grant Program 2018: Supporting Communities throughout Canada

Deadline: 15 February 2018 Shell Canada is seeking applications for its grant program to provide funding for community projects and initiatives that are located near their facilities and exploration interests throughout Canada. Social Investment Themes Education Adult Learning Kindergarten – Grade 12 (Early Learning, High School Completion, STEM and Cultural Retention) Community Skills & Enterprise Development Skills/Vocational Training/Leadership Development … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in South Africa: 2018 Community College Initiative Program

Deadline: 18 January 2018 U.S. Embassy South Africa Public Affairs Section, U.S. Department of State (PAS) has announced that funding is available for the following project: The grantee will work in coordination with the Public Affairs Sections in Pretoria, Durban, Cape Town, and Johannesburg to manage the logistics for participants in the 2018 Community College Initiative (CCI) Program.  CCI provides scholarships to South African tertiary students to spend up to one academic year (August – … [Read more...]