Apply for 2018 Open World Grant Program: Bringing Emerging Leaders!

Deadline: 23 October 2017 Open World Leadership Center (Open World) has announced its 2018 Grant program to bring emerging leaders from participating countries to the United States in order to give them firsthand exposure to the American system of participatory democracy and free enterprise. The program allows American leaders and their counterparts from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Peru, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, … [Read more...]

Dr. Scholl Foundation: Providing Financial Assistance to Organizations in United States

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Dr. Scholl Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to provide financial assistance to organizations committed to improving our world. Focus Areas Education Social Service Healthcare Civic and Cultural Environmental Funding Information There is no limit; however, on average, their grants range from $5,000 to $25,000. Eligibility Criteria The Foundation awards grants on an annual basis to valid Internal Revenue Service … [Read more...]

Cleveland Zoological Society Seed Grants Program: Supporting Field Conservation and Research Projects in Asia

Deadline: 6 November 2017 The Cleveland Zoological Society is currently accepting applications for its Asia Seed Grants Program to support field conservation and research projects in Asia. Ideal projects have clear and direct conservation impact, positively affect local people and create opportunities for capacity building in country. Focus Areas Wildlife protection (law enforcement, illegal wildlife trade issues, etc.) Human wildlife conflict mitigation Development and promotion … [Read more...]

Young African Scholars Program: Addressing Issues on Violence, Aggression and Dominance

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Harry Frank Guggengeim Foundation is seeking applications for its “Young African Scholars Program”, which will provide both research grants to established scholars and dissertation fellowships to graduate students. The program includes a methods workshop, editorial and publication assistance, and sponsorship at an international conference to present research findings. Benefits Program will provide research grant of upto $2,000 USD each. Eligibility … [Read more...]

OSF-Armenia Call for Proposals: Policy Fellowship Initiative 2017

Deadline: 25 October 2017 The Open Society Foundations (OSF)-Armenia is seeking proposals for its Policy Fellowship Initiative 2017 in order to carry out rigorous and innovative study identifying the most fundamental open society challenges and developing practical solutions by researching specific policy issues. Thematic Areas                                Accountability of Judiciary Government Accountability and Corruption Prevention Domestic Violence and Discrimination … [Read more...]

World Bank/REACH Trust Fund: Seeking Proposals for REACH for Reading Knowledge, Learning and Innovation (KLI) Grant Program

Deadline: 17 November 2017 The World Bank through Results in Education for All Children (REACH) Trust Fund is seeking proposals for the 5th edition of its REACH for Reading Knowledge, Learning and Innovation (KLI) Grant program in order to support efforts toward more and better education services, especially to those most excluded, by helping country systems focus more sharply on results. The REACH for Reading Call for Proposals is a joint initiative by the Results for All Children (REACH) … [Read more...]

Hrant Dink Foundation: Seeking Applications for Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant Program

Deadline: 1 February 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 neighboring 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...]

Call for Applications: United States–South Pacific Scholarship Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The United States–South Pacific Scholarship Program, authorized by the U.S. Congress and funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, is a competitive, merit-based scholarship program that provides opportunities for Master’s and Bachelor’s degree study at the University of Hawai‘i in fields that are directly relevant to the development needs of Pacific island countries. It will also enable the recipients to obtain a broader … [Read more...]

Spencer Foundation’s Conference Grant: Advancing Education Research

Deadline: 1 December 2017 The Spencer Foundation’s Conference Grant program is designed to provide support to scholars for small research conferences and focused symposia. The conference grant program intends to bring together researchers whose substantive knowledge, theoretical insight, and methodological expertise can be assembled in ways that build upon and advance best practices in education research. Through this grant program, the Foundation rotates the area of focus periodically to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Mo Dewji Foundation Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 20 October 2017 The Mo Dewji Foundation has opened applications for it's Scholarship Program to provide scholarships to outstanding high school students planning to pursue higher education, which cover four years of undergraduate college. The scholarship program is intended to create a community of passionate students and provide them with the capacity to achieve their greatest potential. Focus Areas Promoting education in order to create a pathway for the population, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 YSEALI Seeds for the Future Grants Program!

Deadline: 15 November 2017 Are you passionate about the future of ASEAN? Do you have an idea of how to make a positive change in your community, but are in search of mentorship and financial assistance to make it happen? If yes, then apply for the 2018 YSEALI Seeds for the Future Grants Program. Cultural Vistas and the U.S. Mission to ASEAN are currently accepting applications for its Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative’s (YSEALI) Seeds for the Future, a small grants competition for … [Read more...]

Transnet Foundation Grant: Contributing to Economic Growth & Poverty Alleviation in South Africa

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The Transnet Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program that contributes to economic growth and poverty alleviation in South Africa through the provision of sustainable development to organisations/projects that comply with good business practices and are strategically relevant to the objectives of Transnet SOC Ltd, Operational Divisions and Special Units. Focus Areas Health Sports Education Disability Women, youth & children … [Read more...]

USAID: Middle East/Education (ME/ED) Umbrella Annual Program Statement (APS)

Deadline: 27 September 2018 The United States Government as represented by the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID), Middle East Bureau, is setting up an umbrella mechanism to support applications for education in Syria and Yemen based on posted Addenda. This umbrella Annual Program Statement (APS) is designed to describe and provide a process through which organizations can work with USAID and to respond to Addenda that: Address important education interests and objectives … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Gates Cambridge Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 11 October 2017 Gates Cambridge is inviting applicants for its Scholarship Program to build a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others. The Gates Cambridge Scholarship Program was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university. Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to … [Read more...]

Baring Foundation Grants: Strengthening the Voluntary Sector Programme

Deadline: 30 October 2017 The Baring Foundation is accepting applications for its "Strengthening the Voluntary Sector Programme" to support effective use of the law and human rights based approaches by the voluntary sector in the United Kingdom. It is a collaboration with the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation and the Legal Education Foundation. Programme Aims The programme aims to support voluntary sector organisations to: understand when, how and where the law or human rights based … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Echoing Green Fellowship!

Deadline: 24 October 2017 Do you have a solution that will help your community thrive, an idea that will create new pathways to justice, or see a fresh opportunity where others only see obstacles? If yes, then apply for Echoing Green Fellowship! This is the fellowship for innovators, instigators, pioneers, and rebels. We know that talent is equally distributed, but opportunity is not—which is why we invest in talent wherever it is. Fellows represent diverse ethnic, religious, and gender … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Teach For India Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 29 October 2017 Applications are open for the 2018 Teach For India Fellowship Program, an opportunity for India’s brightest and most promising youth, from the nation’s best universities and workplaces, to serve as full-time teachers to children from low-income communities in some of the nation’s most under-resourced schools. Through this experience of teaching in classrooms and working with key education stakeholders like students, principals, and parents, the Fellows get exposed to … [Read more...]

UNWG Charity Programme: Supporting Children’s Charities in Austria and the Developing World

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The United Nations Women’s Guild (UNWG) is currently accepting applications for its UNWG Charity Programme for Children that will financially support many children’s charities in Austria and the developing world. This project-based programme is organised for the sole purpose of benefitting children in need.  The UNWG charity programme assists abused children, those having restricted access to education, children with serious health problems, children having no access … [Read more...]

USAID/Nepal: Seeking Applications for “Reading for All” Project

Deadline: 25 October 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission in Nepal is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement to support the “Reading for All: Disability Inclusive Education for Nepali Children” project. The goal of the Reading for All activity is to improve reading outcomes for children with disabilities (CwDs) in grades 1 – 3 in USAID-supported Early Grade Reading Program (EGRP) districts. Objectives The three main objectives of the Reading … [Read more...]

National Youth Development Agency: Inviting Applicants for Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) is seeking applicants for its Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund that is offering scholarships to youth under 35 years of age to give them an opportunity to study at public universities or university of technologies across South Africa. The Fund seeks to avail financial support to youth to enable them to pursue quality education in an institution of higher learning with youth in rural areas as primary … [Read more...]