RWJF Call for Applications 2018: Culture of Health Leaders Program

Deadline: 21 February 2018 The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is seeking applications for its Culture of Health Leaders program that will develop a large group of leaders from diverse sectors (e.g., for-profit/business, government, nonprofit, social enterprise) to work with organizations, communities, health systems, and policymakers to build a Culture of Health in America. Within each of these sectors, leaders focused on technology, education, housing, transportation, business, the … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Golden Peacock Awards!

Deadline: 20 February 2018 Nominations are open for Golden Peacock Awards to create a competition for raising overall standards and recognise the achievements of the best performing organisations. Awards presentation during the 28th World Congress on Leadership for Business Excellence & Innovation on  17 - 18 April 2018 in Dubai (UAE). Awards Sectors & Sub Sectors Sectors: To create intra sector competitiveness, now Golden Peacock Awards will be considered separately under … [Read more...]

Applications Open for American Psychological Foundation’s Visionary Grants!

Deadline: 1 April 2018 The American Psychological Foundation (APF) is accepting proposals for its Visionary Grants to seed innovation through supporting research, education and intervention projects and programs that use psychology to solve social problems in the following priority areas: Applying psychology to at-risk, vulnerable populations (e.g. serious mental illness, returning military, those who are incarcerated or economically disadvantaged) Preventing violence Understanding … [Read more...]

BCBN Grant Initiative: Empowering Charities and Local Community Projects in UK

Deadline: 5 March 2018 Applications are open for BCBN Grant Initiative to provide small third-sector grant awards to empower charities and local community projects. This initiative will distribute a one-off grant award of up to £3,000 per charity or to small but credible community projects, which are able to demonstrate their positive impact on the communities they aim to serve. They have in place strict vetting procedures and criteria’s for successful applications. Applicants are welcomed … [Read more...]

Applications Open for NEF Challenge of Invention to Innovation (Ci2i)!

Deadline: 12 February 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Challenge of Invention to Innovation (Ci2i) to reward research based innovation and highlight the global impact of African researchers and entrepreneurs. On 26-28 March 2018, the Next Einstein Forum will host its second Global Gathering in Kigali, Rwanda. A critical component of the NEF is its unique innovation competition, the Challenge of Invention to Innovation (Ci2i). Young African scientists and … [Read more...]

Saving Lives at Birth Round 8: A Grand Challenge for Development

Deadline: 28 February 2018 United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada (funded by the Government of Canada), UK’s Department of International Development (DFID), and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) have joined together to launch the eighth round of "Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development". The program seeks groundbreaking prevention and treatment … [Read more...]

International Visegrad Fund: Inviting Applicants for Visegrad+ Grant Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 International Visegrad Fund is inviting applicants for its Visegrad+ Grant program to support projects which contribute to the democratization and transformation processes in selected countries and regions, especially non-EU member states in the Western Balkans and the Eastern Partnership countries. Visegrad+ Grants shall contribute to the development of the target countries mainly Visegrad+ Grants shall contribute to the development of the target countries mainly via … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WFF’s International Initiative Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation (WFF) is seeking applications for its International Initiative grant program to help women, girls, and their families overcome violence, poverty and other hardships in under-developed countries. Focus Areas Education: Programs that address the needs of at-risk youth. Environment, Conservation and Preservation: Forestry projects and projects that preserve and protect the environment by using scarce resources wisely. Health: … [Read more...]

Dunghill Medical Trust’s Project Grants: Supporting Services for Older People in UK

Deadline: 29 March 2018 The Dunghill Medical Trust is seeking applications for its Project Grants that are focused on the development of care and support services for older people which are innovative and/or based on evidence of best practice and which can become self-sustaining within a planned period. The Trust will expect the beneficiary organisation to have a robust plan to create the ongoing revenue to maintain the service as the charitable funding diminishes and to have processes in … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for World of Children Awards 2018!

Deadline: 31 March 2018 Nominations are open for the World of Children Awards 2018 in order to provide funding and recognition to support life-changing work for children by discovering and elevating only the most effective change makers for children worldwide. Award Categories and Grant Information The Protection Award is specifically for those providing services and protection from fear, abuse, and exploitation (including but not limited to trafficking, slavery and sexual … [Read more...]

Knight Science Journalism Fellowship: Inviting Journalists from around the World

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are open for Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT to support a global community of dedicated and thoughtful journalists specializing in science, health, technology and environmental reporting. [email protected] is designed to recognize journalists who demonstrate a high level of professional excellence and accomplishment as well as a long-term commitment to their craft. Journalists from all countries compete on an equal basis and are encouraged to … [Read more...]

Clif Bar Family Foundation: Inviting Applicants for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Clif Bar Family Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Small Grants Program to support innovative small and mid-sized groups working to strengthen food system and communities, enhance public health, and safeguard environment and natural resources. These grants are awarded for general organizational support as well as funding for specific projects. Priority Areas Priority is given to applicants that: Address funding priorities from a holistic … [Read more...]

USAID/Tanzania: Tanzania Malaria Surveillance and Monitoring

Deadline: 7 February 2018 The United States Agency for International Development in Tanzania (USAID/Tanzania) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and non-U.S. organizations to fund activities under a program entitled "Tanzania Malaria Surveillance and Monitoring" to support the Government of Tanzania (GOT) to reduce the burden of malaria and to move towards the long-term goal of malaria elimination. Under this Cooperative Agreement, USAID/Tanzania will fund malaria surveillance, … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Thailand: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Embassy of Japan in Thailand is seeking applications for Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) scheme to provide support to non-profit organizations that are engaged in the social development sector in Thailand. The GGP scheme provides flexible and quick support to comparatively small-scale development projects which aim to improve the social well-being of people at the grassroots level. The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Cameroon: Julia Taft Refugee Fund Annual Program

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Yaounde-Cameroon, Political and Economic Section is seeking proposals for its Julia Taft Refugee Fund that will address refugees or returned refugees social welfare in crisis affected regions of Cameroon. The proposals will also consider supporting projects that benefit both refugees/returnees and their host communities. Proposals can address one or more of the following areas: education health WASH vocational training income … [Read more...]

UNHCR Ukraine: Seeking Proposals for Community Empowerment and Social Assistance to Refugees and Asylum-seekers

Deadline: 11 February 2018 UNHCR Ukraine is currently inviting all interested organizations to submit their proposals for the new Project “Community Empowerment and Social Assistance to Refugees and Asylum-seekers” to be implemented in Odesa and Odesa oblast during the period of April-December 2018. Ukraine is a signatory to the 1951 Geneva Convention on Refugees and has relevant national legislative and procedural framework, but provides only very limited material assistance to refugees and … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals 2018: The Kavli Trust Programme on Health Research

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Kavli Trust is seeking proposals for its Health Research Programme that will be awarding a total of NOK 25 M to collaborative research projects addressing selected evidence gaps in child and adolescent mental health. Mental health problems in children and adolescents make up a considerable part of today’s global disease burden but funding for research addressing these problems is sparse compared to most somatic illnesses. For a variety of reasons a significant … [Read more...]

Shell Canada Grant Program 2018: Supporting Communities throughout Canada

Deadline: 15 February 2018 Shell Canada is seeking applications for its grant program to provide funding for community projects and initiatives that are located near their facilities and exploration interests throughout Canada. Social Investment Themes Education Adult Learning Kindergarten – Grade 12 (Early Learning, High School Completion, STEM and Cultural Retention) Community Skills & Enterprise Development Skills/Vocational Training/Leadership Development … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Otis Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 June 2018 Otis Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to support a variety of community and charitable organizations worldwide. Generally only nonprofit organizations with U.S. Internal Revenue Service tax-exempt designation are eligible to receive grants. Focus Areas Otis concentrates its giving in the areas of education, especially engineering, science, and technology; building sustainable cities; investing in emerging markets; health and human services; arts … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire: Seeking Applications for Local Grants Program

Deadline: 20 April 2018 The U.S. Embassy Abidjan’s Public Affairs Section has request proposals for funding for its 2018 Public Diplomacy Grants program. Goals Proposals should address one (or more) of the U.S. Mission Cote d’Ivoire’s strategic goals: Improve governance and increase participation in the nation’s political dialogue Assist Côte d’Ivoire in achieving emerging economy status through sustainable, transparent and inclusive economic growth Advance civilian security … [Read more...]