Australian Consulate-General Chennai, India: Direct Aid Program to Support the Development of Communities

Deadline: 1 September 2017 The Australian Consulate-General Chennai, India is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) to provide small grants for activities that support development and strengthen communities in India.  This program, funded by the Australian Government also helps build positive linkages between Australia and communities in India. Sort of Projects High quality applications that will support development and strengthen communities in South India across all sectors … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ASEAN Impact Challenge 2017!

Deadline: 9 September 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for ASEAN Impact Challenge 2017 in order to discover innovators from Southeast Asia who are accelerating the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals through cross-sector partnerships and disruptive innovations. The theme of the program is ‘Inclusive Innovations for ASEAN’ and hopes to discover innovations from citizens and the private sector that are delivering on the inclusivity agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals in … [Read more...]

Spencer Foundation: Seeking Applications for Small Research Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The Spencer Foundation is seeking applications for its Small Research Grants Program that supports education research projects. The program's aim is to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. The Spencer Foundation was established in 1962 by Lyle M. Spencer. The Foundation is intended, by Spencer’s direction, to investigate ways in which education, broadly conceived, can be improved around the world. Funding … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Evan Cornish Foundation’s Grants Program!

Deadline: 25 August 2017 The Evan Cornish Foundation (ECF) is currently seeking proposals for its grants programme with an aim to strengthen the most marginalised and promote human rights around the world. The Evan Cornish Foundation is a grant making charitable organisation, established to provide support in order to make a significant difference to the quality of people’s lives. Priority Areas The Foundation support charities, not-for-profits and Community Interest Companies working in the … [Read more...]

Aziz Foundation’s Grant: Supporting Charitable Activities in UK

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Aziz Foundation is seeking application for its grant program to support charitable activities, usually to registered charities or charitable community groups, but sometimes to other bodies or individuals authorised by Board of Trustees. The focus of the foundation's work is in identifying and addressing the challenges faced by disadvantaged communities; developing new leadership from within these communities, and enabling them to participate positively in wider … [Read more...]

CODESRIA-MRI Call for Applications: Higher Education Governance, Research and Policy in Africa

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is currently seeking applications for its program entitled "Higher Education Governance, Research and Policy in Africa / Meaning-making Research Initiatives (MRI)" Thematic Areas Broadening stakeholder engagement in Higher Education governance Data and higher education governance and performance Leadership and innovative pedagogies The role of middle level … [Read more...]

SIU Call for Applications 2017: Partnership Program for Higher Education Collaboration with North America

Deadline: 22 September 2017 The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is inviting applicants for funding of joint projects between higher education institutions in Norway, Canada and the United States of America, under the "Partnership Program for Higher Education Collaboration with North America". The aim of the program is to support higher education cooperation between Norway and the US and Canada, in order to develop and strengthen high-quality and long-term … [Read more...]

Apply for AAUW’s Career Development Grants Program!

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is seeking applications for its program "Career Development Grants" to provide assistance to women who, through additional higher education, technical training, or participation in professional development institutes, are making career changes, seeking to advance in current careers, or reentering the workforce. Primary consideration is given to women of color and women pursuing credentials in nontraditional fields. … [Read more...]

The Jerusalem Fund: Inviting Non-Government Organizations Providing Humanitarian Assistance to Palestinians

Deadline: 15 October 2017 The Jerusalem Fund for Education & Community Development is seeking applications for its grant program to non-governmental organizations providing humanitarian assistance to Palestinians in the West Bank, Gaza, and Jerusalem, and to Palestinian refugees in Syria and Lebanon. The Fund also supports projects that help Palestinians highlight their history and struggle to Western audiences. Focus Areas The Fund supports projects focusing on: Emergency … [Read more...]

Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network: Seeking Applications for Alumni Small Grants Program

Deadline: 10 August 2017 Applications are open for the Alumni Small Grants program which is jointly administered by the U.S. Embassy and the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network (PUAN). In the previous grant cycle (2013 – 2016), PUAN awarded 150 grants for projects of up to US $5000 to alumni across Pakistan.  These projects helped increase mutual understanding, community engagement, and invested in people by funding programs that support improving educational opportunities. Funding Projects Funding … [Read more...]

The Wilbur and Niso Smith Foundation: Seeking Applications for the Literacy Fund

Deadline: 21 September 2017 The Wilbur and Niso Smith Foundation is currently inviting proposals from organisations working or based in Sub-Saharan Africa for the Literacy Fund to undertake projects to increase literacy levels in young people. The Wilbur and Niso Smith Foundation is a charitable organisation dedicated to empowering young writers, the advancement of the adventure writing genre and the promotion of literacy. The Literacy Fund aims to: support projects aiming to improve … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorative Fund!

Deadline: 2 October 2017 The Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorative Fund is offering grant to projects in various fields such as international cultural exchange, international goodwill, academic study, education, and so forth. Program Activities Projects contributing to international cultural exchange and international goodwill Areas of activities contributing to international cultural exchange and international goodwill include construction of a Japanese garden or Japanese … [Read more...]

ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme 2014-2020: Seeking Proposals for Standard Projects

Deadline: 9 November 2017 The ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme funded by the European Union has launched a call for standard projects to foster fair, equitable and sustainable economic, social and territorial development, which may advance cross-border integration and valorise the participating countries’ territories and values. The Programme provides the framework for the implementation of cross-border cooperation activities in the context of the European Neighbourhood Policy, … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Lisbon: Seeking Applications for Direct Assistance Program

Deadline: 21 August 2017 The Australian Embassy in Lisbon is currently inviting all eligible organizations to apply for grants under the 2017-2018 Direct Assistance Program (DBP) for Cape Verde, Sao Tome and Principe and Guinea Bissau. The PAD is a small grant program designed to assist individuals, community groups, national or international NGOs, government agencies, academic institutions, museums or other non-profit organizations that work for community-level development and include … [Read more...]

Shell Canada Grant Program: Social Investment in Communities throughout Canada

Deadline: 1 October 2017 Shell Canada is seeking applications for its program to provide funding for community projects and initiatives that are located near their facilities and exploration interests throughout Canada. By investing in the themes below, the Foundation works to address concerns and positively impact the community. Themes Education Early learning, primary and secondary school programming focused on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), Cultural Retention, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Mazda Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Mazda Foundation is accepting applications for its Grant program with an aim to include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to individuals and causes which may qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide: Assistance towards the maintenance and improvement of the natural environment Assistance in the advancement of culture and education to achieve excellence at all levels in the community Assistance to young … [Read more...]

Harcourts Foundation Grant Program: Promoting Art and Culture in New Zealand

Deadline: 2 October 2017 The Harcourts Foundation is currently seeking applications for its grant program to 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 need. … [Read more...]

British Council: Supporting the Transformation of Higher Education in Myanmar

Deadline: 21 August 2017 British Council is seeking applications for its project entitled “Supporting the Transformation of Higher Education in Myanmar” to contribute at national level to Myanmar’s higher education reform. There is a critical need to build the capacity of university leaders and senior managers in higher education institutions and the Ministry of Education in Myanmar to be able to effectively respond to new national plans and lead real change in their institutions. This … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Lithuania: Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 25 August 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Vilnius, Lithuania is seeking applications for its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program to provide funding to organizations and, in some cases, individuals that implement projects which support U.S. Embassy priorities. As part of the Annual Program Statement, the Embassy encourages proposals that support the following Embassy goals: Increasing cultural, educational, and economic ties between Americans and Lithuanians; Safeguarding … [Read more...]

DFID: Developing Effective Private Education in Nigeria Challenge Fund

Deadline: 15 August 2017 Department for International Development is seeking applications for its "Developing Effective Private Education in Nigeria Challenge Fund" to support unconventional solutions to longstanding problems in the low-cost private education sector in Lagos. The Fund will support ambitious innovations designed by Lagos’ private schools’ proprietors, service providers and other entrepreneurs. The Fund’s aim is to support ongoing and emerging innovations in low cost private … [Read more...]

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