SIDA International Training Programme: Seeking Applications for Quality Infrastructure for Food Safety

Deadline: 19 October 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme, “Quality Infrastructure for Food Safety”. The Programme runs from 4  February to 2 March 2018 in Sweden. Objectives To provide awareness, information and training to the relevant governmental officials and economic operators regarding the new principles and requirements related to food safety, international trade in food and … [Read more...]

United Palestinian Appeal: Seeking Applications for Food Program Grants

Deadline: 26 August 2017 The United Palestinian Appeal (UPA) is seeking applications for its Food Program Grants with an aim to support projects that combat hunger and malnutrition among Palestinians of all ages living in the West Bank (including East Jerusalem), the Gaza Strip and refugee camps in Lebanon and Jordan. Types of Projects Supporting community gardens which grow fresh produce Distributing food parcels to at-risk households, with items purchased in the local economy … [Read more...]

STDF-JSPS Joint Call for Proposals: Supporting Joint Research Projects and Seminars

Deadline: 6 September 2017 The Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF) and Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) have announced its seventh call for proposals in the framework of the cooperation between the Egyptian and Japanese governments. The purpose of this program is to establish a new cooperation or to further advance an existing one in areas of mutual interest. In addition, the program will promote exchange visits between Egyptian and Japanese scientists and will … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: NGO Support to 11th EDF Agriculture for Economic Growth and Food Security/Nutrition to Mitigate Migration Programme in Gambia

Deadline: 4 October 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “NGO support to the 11th EDF Agriculture for Economic Growth and Food Security/Nutrition to mitigate migration programme in The Gambia” to contribute to sustainable growth in the agricultural sector and reduce food insecurity and malnutrition to mitigate migration flows to Europe. Lots & Objectives Lot 1: Agro-ecology and eco-restoration To … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Africa Agri-food Development Programme!

Deadline: 17 August 2017 Applications are open for "The Africa Agri-Food Development Programme (AADP)", which is a joint initiative between the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The Objective of the AADP is to develop partnerships between the Irish Agri-Food Sector and African countries to support sustainable growth of the local food industry, build markets for local produce and support mutual trade between Ireland and Africa. The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Nuffield Farming Scholarship!

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust is seeking applications for its "Nuffield Farming Scholarships" that can benefit careers, industry and business, as well as advancing personal development. Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust award approximately 20 individuals each year with the opportunity to research topics of interest in either farming, food, horticulture or rural industries. Eligibility Criteria Applicants must work within the farming, food, … [Read more...]

STDF’s Project Grants: Strengthening SPS Capacity in Developing Countries

Deadline: 4 August 2017 The Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) is seeking applications for its Project Grants program with an aim to strengthen SPS capacity in developing countries, in line with the beneficiary's priorities. STDF projects aim to address key food safety, animal and/or plant health issues that affect the ability of developing countries to gain and/or maintain market access. Funding Information No minimum limit applies on the size of projects funded, but projects … [Read more...]

USDA-FNS: Seeking Applications for SNAP E&T DATA Grant Program

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is seeking applications for its SNAP E&T DATA Grant Program. States are required to operate a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Employment and Training (E&T) program to help participants gain skills, education, training, and experience that lead to good, stable jobs and greater economic self-sufficiency. The purpose of this grant competition is to support the development … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Advocacy for Nutrition Security Policies, Programmes and Interventions under the ‘AFIKEPO’ Nutrition Programme in Malawi

Deadline: 22 August 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for “Advocacy for nutrition security policies, programmes and interventions” under the 'AFIKEPO' Nutrition Programme in Malawi. The objective of this call for proposals is to contribute to enhanced nutrition security of all Malawians particularly for achieving optimal nutrition for women of child bearing age, adolescent girls, infants and young children through advocacy, awareness … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Innovative Approaches for Local Nutrition Governance Program in Bangladesh

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Innovative Approaches for Local Nutrition Governance” with an aim to improve maternal and child nutrition. The objective of this call for proposals is to implement at local level innovative, resilient and scalable nutrition governance pro-poor models which are validated and aligned with national policies. Size of Grants Any grant requested under this … [Read more...]

High Commission of Canada in Kenya: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018

Deadline: 7 July 2017 The High Commission of Canada in Kenya is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018 with an aim to support gender equality and empowerment of women and girls. Program Themes Burundi: Promoting human development, specifically in the areas of health, nutrition, and education; Championing human rights, inclusive and accountable governance; Empowering women and girls and promoting gender equality. Kenya: … [Read more...]

European Journalism Centre: Innovation in Development Reporting Grant (IDR) Programme

Deadline: 6 September 2017 The European Journalism Centre (EJC) is currently seeking applications for its Innovation in Development Reporting Grant (IDR) Programme with an aim to advance innovative reporting approaches, thus enabling a better coverage of international development issues. Focus Issues Food production and food security Health and nutrition Food trade and markets Grant Information The average grant given is around €20,000 and the programme is open to both … [Read more...]

USDA-FNS: Seeking Applications for Child and Adult Care Food Program Training Grant

Deadline: 20 July 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is accepting applications for its Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Training Grant. The overall goal of this project is for the selected applicant to plan, develop, design, promote, and ultimately execute and evaluate a training program that uses a tiered approach to equip State agencies with the knowledge and skills necessary to train their CACFP program operators (including CACFP … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: United States-India Science & Technology Endowment Fund (USISTEF)

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The governments of the United States of America (through the Department of State) and India (through the Department of Science & Technology)  have jointly announced a call for proposals for United States-India Science & Technology Endowment Fund (USISTEF) for the promotion of joint activities that would lead to innovation and technopreneurship through the application of science and technology. The aim of this Fund is to support promising joint U. S.-India … [Read more...]

USAID-Kenya: Seeking Proposals for Feed the Future Livestock Market Systems Program

Deadline: 17 July 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a Leader with Associates from qualified organizations to fund a program entitled “Kenya Feed the Future Livestock Market Systems Leader with Associates”. Funding Information Subject to the availability of funds, USAID intends to provide approximately $35 Million in total funding for the Livestock Market Systems. Approximately $15 Million of this funding will be resources … [Read more...]

SIDA Call for Applications: MENA Quality Infrastructure for Food Safety Programme

Deadline: 29 June 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme, “MENA Quality Infrastructure for Food Safety”. The Programme runs from 5 November to 1 December 2017 in Sweden. Objectives To provide awareness, information and training to the relevant governmental officials and economic operators regarding the new principles and requirements related to food safety, international trade in food and … [Read more...]

Department of Health and Human Services: Innovations in Nutrition Programs and Services

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living is seeking applications for Innovations in Nutrition Programs and Services to increase the evidenced based knowledge base of nutrition providers, drive improved health outcomes for program recipients by promoting higher service quality, and increase program efficiency through innovative nutrition service delivery models. The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support innovative … [Read more...]

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Apply for the Reporting Land Rights Programme

Deadline: 3 July 2017 Applications are currently being accepted for the Reporting Land Rights Programme, a collaboration between the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and the Thomson Reuters Foundation, that will assist Brazilian journalists to understand property rights and incorporate it in their reporting, whether they are covering business and industry, the environment, urban revitalization, indigenous rights, food security, or a range of other topics. The programme will involve a … [Read more...]

Department of Health and Human Services: Inviting Applicants for Innovations in Nutrition Programs and Services

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Department of Health and Human services, Administration for Community Living is inviting applicants for Innovations in Nutrition Programs and Services to increase the evidenced based knowledge base of nutrition providers, drive improved health outcomes for program recipients by promoting higher service quality, and increase program efficiency through innovative nutrition service delivery models. Funding will support innovative and promising practices that move the … [Read more...]

Chobani Food Incubator: Inviting Early Stage Food and Beverage Startups from across the U.S.

Deadline: 4 June 2017 Applications are now open for Chobani Food Incubator, a program for companies taking on broken food systems to bring better food to more people. In addition to investment, growing food and beverage companies are given access to the network and expertise in order to scale up their operations and achieve significant growth. Chobani’s Food Incubator is designed to help nurture, support and celebrate like-minded food startups that can positively impact the world. Program … [Read more...]

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