SBI Youth for India Fellowship Programme: Helping India secure an Equitable and Sustainable Growth Path

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Applications are open for SBI Youth for India Fellowship Programme that is initiated, funded and managed by the State Bank of India as a CSR activity , in partnership with reputed NGOs. It provides a framework for India's best young minds to join hands with rural communities, empathise with their struggles and connect with their aspirations. The Programme seeks to help India secure an equitable and sustainable growth path by: Providing educated Indian youth with … [Read more...]

EaSI Call for Proposals: Transaction Cost Support for Social Enterprise Finance

Deadline: 15 July 2017 The European Union is currently seeking proposals under its Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) programme for Transaction cost support for social enterprise finance. The European Programme for Employment and Social Innovation "EaSI" 2014-20202 is a European-level financing instrument managed directly by the European Commission to contribute to the implementation of the Europe 2020 strategy, by providing financial support for the Union's objectives in terms of … [Read more...]

Bob Woodruff Foundation’s Charitable Investments Program in United States

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Bob Woodruff Foundation is seeking applications for its Charitable Investments Program. It invests in programs and organizations that support post-9/11 impacted veterans, service members, their families, and the communities, caregivers, and care providers who support them. The Bob Woodruff Foundation serves as a capacity-building resource, providing advice to help shape solutions and connecting people and organizations to encourage meaningful … [Read more...]

UNESCO IIPE-Pôle de Dakar Call for Proposals: Supporting Innovation in the Operationalization of Renewed Vocational Training Policies

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Do you have an innovative vocational training practice in one of the 11 African countries mentioned below? Is your practice promising and needs a boost to be finalized or improved? Participate in the first call for proposals to benefit from the innovation support of the IIPE-Pôle de Dakar within the framework of its Platform of expertise in vocational training! The IIPE-Pôle de Dakar is accepting applications for its Call for Proposals to encourage the … [Read more...]

Norad Call for Proposals 2017: Enterprise Development for Jobs

Deadline: 15 August 2017 NORAD, Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation is seeking proposals under Enterprise Development for Jobs to fund projects that can start implementation during 2017 or the first half of 2018. The main objective for this grant scheme is to contribute to job creation in developing countries by stimulating to more, sustainable commercial investments. In addition, it aims to stimulate renewable energy projects that increase access to renewable energy and thereby … [Read more...]

Ufi Charitable Trust’s VocTech Seed fund: Supporting Innovative Early Stage Projects on Vocational Training

Deadline: 25 May 2017 Ufi Charitable Trust is inviting applicants for its VocTech Seed fund that plays an important role in creating a pipeline of new approaches by supporting innovative and creative projects at a relatively early stage of development. It enables new ideas to reach a point where they can demonstrate their potential to customers or funders and reach the market. This call will support projects that show the potential to have a real impact in the world of vocational learning … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Supporting National Roma Platforms

Deadline: 19 September 2017 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals to support the setting up or reinforcing of national consultation processes in the Member States, through National Roma Platforms convened and managed by National Roma Contact Points (NRCPs). The National Roma Platforms are expected to encourage and facilitate dialogue and exchanges, promote mutual learning, cooperation and involvement in implementation and monitoring between all national stakeholders. Inclusion of Roma … [Read more...]

EC Awareness-Raising Activities on “Upskilling Pathways: New Opportunities for Adults”

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The European Commission-Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion is accepting proposals for a program entitled “Awareness-raising activities on “Upskilling Pathways: New Opportunities for Adults” to support the upskilling of adults with low levels of basic skills or low qualifications by assisting public authorities in the implementation of the Council Recommendation on “Upskilling Pathways”. The main objective of the call is to support the successful … [Read more...]

Apply for William T. Grant Scholars Program for Promising Early-career Researchers

Deadline: 6 July 2017 The William T. Grant Scholars Program is currently inviting applications to support career development for promising early-career researchers. The program funds five-year research and mentoring plans that significantly expand junior researchers’ expertise in new disciplines, methods, and content areas. We recognize that early-career researchers are rarely given incentives or support to take such risks, so this award includes a mentoring component, as well as an emphasis on … [Read more...]

Innovation Fund Denmark: 2017 Open Call under “Grand Solutions” Programme!

Deadline: 13 June 2017 The Innovation Fund Denmark (IFD) is seeking applications for its "Open Call 2017" under its program "Grand Solutions” to strengthen knowledge-based projects, which lead to increased growth and employment in Denmark and/or solves important societal challenges. Innovation Fund Denmark (IFD) wants to invest in projects with a significant potential for growth, e.g. arising from the interface between traditionally separated scientific disciplines – or from new and emerging … [Read more...]

Call for Concept Notes: EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The Financial Mechanism Office (“the FMO”) has announced a call for concept notes for grants for transnational projects under the EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment (“the Fund”). The Fund operates on the basis of calls designed and launched by the Donor States Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein with support from their secretariat the FMO. Its supports projects that promote sustainable and quality youth employment. EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth … [Read more...]

EU Aid Volunteers Initiative: Strengthening the Capacity and Resilience of Vulnerable & Disaster Affected Communities

Deadline: 6 June 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently seeking proposals for its initiative to provide funding to support actions aimed at deployment of EU Aid Volunteers to support and complement humanitarian aid in third countries in projects focusing on disaster risk reduction, disaster preparedness and linking relief rehabilitation and development. The objective of the call is to fund projects involving the deployment of EU Aid Volunteers. These projects will contribute to … [Read more...]

Coca-Cola Australia Foundation: Seeking Applications for Employee Connected Grants

Deadline: 8 May 2017 The Coca-Cola Australia Foundation is seeking application for its Employee Connected Grants to support local causes and charities with Deductible Gift Recipient Item 1 (DGR1) status that are important to their employees, through grants to projects in communities where their employees live and work. The mission of The Coca-Cola Australia Foundation (CCAF) is to inspire moments of happiness and possibilities for young Australians. Funding Information Funding is available … [Read more...]

Australia Awards in Indonesia: Seeking Project Proposals for Alumni Grant Scheme

Deadline: 12 June 2017 The Australian Embassy has announced a call for project proposals under the Alumni Grant Scheme (AGS). The AGS aims to strengthen Australia-Indonesia linkages and encourage alumni to leverage their experience and knowledge, put their ideas into action and create meaningful change. The AGS offers seed funding, on a competitive basis, for initiatives that create impact in applicant's professional field, organisation and community. Objectives The objectives of the AGS … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Philippines Sudden Opportunity Grants!

Deadline: 31 December 2019 Voice is seeking applications for its Philippines Sudden Opportunity Grants to create flexibility to undertake collective action to address specific unanticipated opportunities to influence policy or deal with a threatened reduction of civil space which impacts one or more of the Voice target groups in one or more of the impact themes. Funding Information Grants responding to a sudden opportunity are available from €5,000 to €200,000 (approx. ₱265,000 to … [Read more...]

Asia-Europe Foundation Call for Applications: ASEFEdu Young Reporter 2017

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Are you an aspiring young reporter with a desire to travel across Asia and Europe practising your craft and providing important coverage of education projects? The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is seeking reporters aged between 18 and 30 years from Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) partner countries to cover its 2017 calendar of projects on the theme of Access to Education and Employment. This is an unprecedented opportunity to apply the trade and gain exposure to the rich … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Mongolia: The Leaders Advancing Democracy (LEAD) Mongolia Program

Deadline: 14 May 2017 Do you have ideas to make positive change in one of these three policy areas? Do you hope to make an impact and improve the lives of all citizens? If yes, check out LEAD Mongolia! The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has currently announced that application is now open for the LEAD Mongolia In-Country Thematic Program implemented by World Learning. LEAD Mongolia is looking for 30 qualified Mongolian Emerging Leaders from across the country to take part … [Read more...]

USAID/Serbia: Workforce Development Partnership in Serbia

Deadline: 9 May 2017 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), through the Regional Contracting Office in Kosovo, is currently inviting Serbian and U.S. organizations for an exciting funding opportunity for the private sector to work with USAID to encourage innovative, substantial, and sustainable improvements in workforce development in Serbia. USAID seeks to partner with the private sector and support a program to address the mismatch between private sector needs and the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for British Council’s Researcher Links Workshop!

Deadline: 2 May 2017 The British Council is currently inviting applicants for its Researcher Links workshop entitled “Widening Success in Higher Education (WISH)" in order to develop realisable projects that increase the quality, range and number of opportunities for diverse students in, and beyond, the creative industries. Workshop Themes Widen access to Higher Education Increase participation within Higher Education Ensure student success Enhance … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Labor: Seeking Applications for Workforce Data Quality Initiative

Deadline: 4 May 2017 The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has announced the availability of approximately $5,700,000 in grant funds authorized by Section 169 of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) for the Workforce Data Quality Initiative (WDQI). Objectives Develop or improve the State workforce longitudinal administrative database Connect workforce data with education data contained in the Statewide Longitudinal Data System … [Read more...]

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