Call for Proposals 2017-2018: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives in Argentina and Paraguay

Deadline: 5 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada in Argentina and Paraguay has launched a call for proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018. The CFLI, now under the stewardship of Global Affairs Canada (GAC), is a program that supports small projects proposed and implemented by local NGOs and other grassroots organizations, cooperatives and women’s groups. Funding Information The average contribution is expected to be in the range of CAD $10,000-$20,000 per … [Read more...]

CAPPP’s Conservation Stewards Program: Supporting Biodiversity Conservation & Ecosystem

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Conservation Agreements Private Partnership Platform (CAPPP) is currently inviting applications for its Conservation Stewards Program (CSP) in order to catalyze private sector participation in biodiversity conservation and ecosystem service maintenance. CAPPP’s goal is to protect at least 1 million hectares of high biodiversity areas, by supporting conservation agreements with at least 30 communities around the world and engaging at least 15 private sector … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada in Myanmar: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) Program 2017-2018

Deadline: 23 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada in Myanmar is seeking applications for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) program 2017-2018 to support small results-oriented projects which are proposed and implemented by civil society in Myanmar. CFLI is a responsive, flexible program which enables Canada to respond to local needs by working at the community level. Priorities Championing human rights, inclusive and accountable governance, democracy, peaceful pluralism, and … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Fiji: Regional Environment, Science, Technology and Health (ESTH) Program for Select Pacific Island Countries (PICs)

Deadline: 15 July 2017 The U.S. Department of State Bureau of East Asia Pacific Affairs (EAP) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for a series of small environmental awards to support local and regional small-scale environmental projects in eligible countries in the Pacific Islands region, via the Regional Environmental Office in Suva, at $24,999 or less per award. These awards are funded through EAP regional foreign assistance funds, and … [Read more...]

BIRD Energy Call for Proposals: U.S. – Israel Joint Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Development Program

Deadline: 6 July 2017 The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the Israel Ministry of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources jointly with the Israel Innovation Authority, and the BIRD Foundation have established “BIRD Energy”: a program for U.S. - Israel joint renewable energy and energy efficiency developments. Project Priorities To be considered, a project proposal should include: R&D cooperation between two companies or cooperation between a company and a … [Read more...]

Belize Nature Conservation Foundation: 2017 Call for Proposals for NGOs and CBOs

Deadline: 23 June 2017 The Belize Nature Conservation Foundation has announced a Call for Proposals for 2017 Grants cycle to provide grants to registered management organizations of terrestrial protected areas including, non-governmental organizations and community-based organizations that are involved in conservation and management for sustainable use of Belize’s natural resources and terrestrial protected areas. The Belize Nature Conservation Foundation (BNCF) was the product of a Debt for … [Read more...]

AU Call for Proposals: Global Monitoring for Environment and Security in Africa

Deadline: 21 August 2017 The African Union is inviting applicants for its “Global Monitoring for Environment and Security in Africa (GMES & Africa)" programme which is managed on daily basis by a programme management unit (PMU) located within the African Union Commission (AUC) Headquarters in Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia. GMES & Africa initiative is the crystallization of the longstanding cooperation between Africa and the European Union in the area of space science & technology and a key … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Seeking Applications for Standard Grant Program

Deadline: 1 July 2017 The National Geographic Society is seeking applications for its Standard Grant Program to award grants for research, conservation, education, and storytelling through its Committee for Research and Exploration. National Geographic Society grant-funded projects should be bold, innovative, and transformative. The National Geographic Society is a nonprofit scientific and educational organization dedicated to exploring our planet, protecting wildlife and habitats, and … [Read more...]

WISIONS Call for Applications: Sustainable Energy Project Support (SEPS) Knowledge Exchange Program 2017

Deadline: 23 June 2017 WISIONS is currently inviting applicants for its Sustainable Energy Project Support (SEPS) Knowledge Exchange program 2017 with an aim to mobilize knowledge and expertise among energy practitioners and other stakeholders in the field of sustainable energy technologies in the "Global South", with a focus on decentralised energy solutions. This call for proposals is aimed at both focus regions of WISIONS – Latin America and the Caribbean, and South/South East Asia. The … [Read more...]

UN Women Nepal: Call for Proposals for NGOs to Leverage Right to Information against Trafficking and Unsafe Migration in the Post- Disaster Reconstruction

Deadline: 12 June 2017 UN Women Nepal is currently inviting legally registered Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) to submit proposals to facilitate the implementation of the Right to Information against Trafficking and Unsafe Migration, especially in the post-earthquake context in Dhading and Sindhupalchowk districts. This assignment aims to enable environment in homes and communities to address structural barriers, gender based discrimination and stereotypical intergenerational socialization … [Read more...]

Applications Open for TWAS─Samira Omar Innovation for Sustainability Prize 2017!

Deadline: 10 July 2017 Applications are open for the TWAS─Samira Omar Innovation for Sustainability Prize 2017 that rewards scientists for their contribution in an area, albeit multidisciplinary, directly relevant to the science of sustainability. The 2017 prize will be awarded to a female scientist based on scientific achievements in conservation and management of natural resources rather than environmental advocacy. Award Information It carries a cash award of USD4,000 generously … [Read more...]

New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize: Apply for Circular Materials Challenge!

Deadline: 20 October 2017 As part of the New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation is asking the question how can we make all plastic packaging recyclable? The Circular Materials Challenge is currently inviting innovators to find alternative materials that could be recycled or industrially composted. The aim of the Challenge is to stimulate the development of materials that could be captured and recycled or composted effectively rather than being incinerated or … [Read more...]

New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize: Apply for $1 million Circular Design Challenge!

Deadline: 11 June 2017 The New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize is currently inviting designers, scientists, entrepreneurs, and academics to create a plastics system that works. The New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize is led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and was launched in collaboration with HRH The Prince of Wales’s International Sustainability Unit. The Prize is funded by Wendy Schmidt, Lead Philanthropic Partner of the New Plastics Economy Initiative. Participants may apply for any … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Safaricom Foundation’s T4G Accelerator 2017 for Kenyan Youths!

Deadline: 2 June 2017 The Safaricom Foundation is inviting applicants for its Technology for Good Accelerator (T4G) 2017, a three months long incubation and seed-funding program that empowers entrepreneurs to launch globally scalable mobile tech driven startups that solve relevant local challenges. The selection process is a unique full-day workshop and pitch presentation (after a week) where participants are trained and equipped with the most relevant lean startup tools to conduct customer … [Read more...]

UNDP/Moldova: Small Grants Programme under the SCBM Programme

Deadline: 23 June 2017 The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has announced a Small Grants competition within the framework of programs to support capacity-building measures. The competition SCBM beneficiaries are invited to participate in all four stages of the program, who are members of the thematic platforms of cooperation in education, sports, culture, health and the environment. Each proposal will aim to promote cooperation and contacts between people on both banks to strengthen … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Sudan: Seeking Applications for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 30 July 2017 The United States Embassy in Sudan is seeking applications for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program. The Humphrey Fellowship brings accomplished young and mid-career professionals with leadership potential to the United States for a year of non-degree graduate-level academic study, leadership development, and professional collaboration with U.S. counterparts. Eligible Fields Sustainable Development Agricultural & Rural Development Economic … [Read more...]

#youforG20 – Project for an Interconnected World: Apply & Win upto 15,000 euros!

Deadline: 2 July 2017 On the occasion of the G20 Summit, Deutschland is seeking applications for its world-wide competition "#youforG20 – your project for an interconnected world". The G20 summit in Hamburg in July will revolve around the big issues facing global society. The competition #youforG20 is looking for good ideas with which each and every one of us can make a difference for the environment, the climate, and society. Benefits The best project wins 15,000 euros. Eligibility … [Read more...]

European Union: Recovery of Affected Marine Ecosystems and Development of Marine and Coastal Biodiversity in Lebanon

Deadline: 5 July 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Recovery of affected marine ecosystems and development of marine and coastal biodiversity" to enhance the protection and sustainable development of maritime resources in Lebanon. Size of Grants Any grant requested under this call for proposals must fall between EUR 250,000 and EUR 300,000. Location Actions must take place in Lebanon. Duration The initial … [Read more...]

Submit Nominations for SANEA Energy Awards 2017!

Deadline: 31 May 2017 South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) in collaboration with South African National Energy Association (SANEA) is pleased to announce SANEA Energy Awards 2017 in order to recognize South Africans and their achievements, specifically by promoting awards in the research and innovation sectors. "Energy People Working Together" is the rallying cry of SANEA, the South African National Energy Association, as it continues to honour and celebrate the … [Read more...]

New Earth Foundation: Inviting LOIs for Enhancing Life & Brightening Future in the U.S.

Deadline: 1 July 2017 The New Earth Foundation is seeking Letter of Inquiries (LOIs) to fund innovative projects that enhance life on our planet and brighten the future. The grants given by NEF support a wide variety of projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to environmental initiatives that are working to help eliminate pollution and to save the planet’s ecosystems, community efforts that create models of social sustainability, educational innovations that prepare … [Read more...]

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