Health Research Council of New Zealand: Seeking Applications for Explorer Grants Program

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The Health Research Council of New Zealand is seeking applications for its Explorer Grants to support transformative research ideas that have a good chance of making a revolutionary change to how we manage New Zealanders' health. Research Investment Streams The HRC has established four Research Investment Streams (RIS) for the annual funding round: Health and wellbeing in New Zealand - Keeping populations healthy and independent throughout life Improving … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Nike N7 Fund Grant!

Deadline: 14 November 2017 Nike is seeking applications for its N7 Fund to support organizations that provide ongoing sport and physical activity programming to Native American and Aboriginal youth. N7 is their commitment to bring sport and all of its benefits to Native American and Aboriginal communities in the United States and Canada. Through activity, competition and play applicants can unleash the power of their generation. They can grow up active and healthy. Sport gives them … [Read more...]

Pilot Call for Proposals: Canada – Brazil Collaborative Industrial Research & Development Program 2017

Deadline: 27 November 2017 Applications are open for "Canada – Brazil Collaborative Industrial Research & Development Program 2017" with an aim to foster and support collaborative industrial research and development (R&D) projects with high potential for commercialization. This bilateral program is managed in Canada by Global Affairs Canada and delivered in partnership with the National Research Council of Canada’s Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) and in Brazil by … [Read more...]

Innovate UK: Inviting Applicants for Innovation in Health and Life Sciences Round 3

Deadline: 6 December 2017 Innovate UK is currently inviting applicants for its Innovation in Health and Life Sciences Round 3 to invest up to £15 million in innovation projects. Priority Areas The aim of this competition is to stimulate innovation in H&LS. Projects must align with at least one of the following Innovate UK priority areas: increase yield, quality and sustainability in agriculture and food production advanced therapies (cell and gene therapies), precision medicine, … [Read more...]

The Tropical Health and Educational Trust: Call for Applications for Africa Grants Programme 2017–19

Deadline: 12 November 2017 The Tropical Health and Educational Trust (THET) has announced a second round of grants under the Africa Grants Programme (AGP) with support from Johnson & Johnson. The AGP supports the training of health workers in low- and middle-income countries, through engaging partnerships between health organisations in the UK and Ireland and their counterparts in Africa. Themes THET welcomes grant applications to strengthen the healthcare workforce in one of the … [Read more...]

Transnet Foundation Grant: Contributing to Economic Growth & Poverty Alleviation in South Africa

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The Transnet Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program that contributes to economic growth and poverty alleviation in South Africa through the provision of sustainable development to organisations/projects that comply with good business practices and are strategically relevant to the objectives of Transnet SOC Ltd, Operational Divisions and Special Units. Focus Areas Health Sports Education Disability Women, youth & children … [Read more...]

Lesbian Health Fund (LHF): Improving the Health of Lesbians and other Sexual Minority Women

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The Lesbian Health Fund (LHF), a program of GLMA is seeking applications for its Fall LHF Grant program to improve the health of lesbians and other sexual minority women (SMW) and their families through research. In honor of the victims of the Orlando shooting, the Fall cycle will give preference to funding research focused on societal and domestic violence affecting sexual minority women or girls. Research Areas While many areas in the field of lesbian health need … [Read more...]

DHHS-CDC: Strengthening Capacity for Laboratory Systems, Strategic Information, and Technical Leadership in Public Health in Ethiopia under PEPFAR

Deadline: 26 November 2017 The Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control-CGH is inviting applications from Ethiopian Public Health Institutes for a grant program to strengthen the Capacity for Laboratory Systems, Strategic Information, and Technical Leadership in Public Health for the National HIV/AIDS Response in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia under PEPFAR. Goals Achieving primary prevention of HIV infection through activities such as expanding … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Echoing Green Fellowship!

Deadline: 24 October 2017 Do you have a solution that will help your community thrive, an idea that will create new pathways to justice, or see a fresh opportunity where others only see obstacles? If yes, then apply for Echoing Green Fellowship! This is the fellowship for innovators, instigators, pioneers, and rebels. We know that talent is equally distributed, but opportunity is not—which is why we invest in talent wherever it is. Fellows represent diverse ethnic, religious, and gender … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Brazil: Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017/2018

Deadline: 9 October 2017 The Australian Embassy in Brazil is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a flexible and small grants program funded by the Australian Government and managed by the Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The purpose of the program is to assist local development humanitarian and initiatives in developing countries and at the same time meet Australia's goals of public diplomacy and international relations. The program focuses on … [Read more...]

UNWG Charity Programme: Supporting Children’s Charities in Austria and the Developing World

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The United Nations Women’s Guild (UNWG) is currently accepting applications for its UNWG Charity Programme for Children that will financially support many children’s charities in Austria and the developing world. This project-based programme is organised for the sole purpose of benefitting children in need.  The UNWG charity programme assists abused children, those having restricted access to education, children with serious health problems, children having no access … [Read more...]

UNOPS Call for Proposals: Support to Strengthening Conflict Sensitivity Three Millennium Development Goal Fund (3MDG) in Myanmar

Deadline: 16 October 2017 The Three Millennium Development Goal Fund (3MDG Fund) of United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) in Myanmar is seeking proposals from qualified organizations to support the strengthening Conflict Sensitivity activities of the Three Millennium Development Goal Fund (3MDG) in Myanmar. UNOPS is the Fund Manager for the Three Millennium Development Goal (3MDG) Fund, a multi-donor fund supported by Australia, the European Union, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for UK-Vietnam Partnerships for Infectious Disease Research!

Deadline: 7 November 2017 The UK Medical Research Council (MRC) and Vietnamese Ministry of Science and Technology are currently inviting research proposals to the UK-Vietnam Partnership on Infectious Disease Research, through the Newton Fund. This initiative will provide funding for high-quality collaborative research projects focused on Infectious Diseases. Objectives This is the second UK Medical Research Council (MRC) -Vietnamese Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) Infectious … [Read more...]

Kelly Cares Foundation: Strengthening Communities to Improve Health & Education in United States

Deadline: 31 December 2017 Kelly Cares Foundation is inviting applications for its grant program to strengthen Communities and inspires hope by investing resources to improve Health & Education. Categories Health: Although the promotion of breast cancer awareness is a matter close to their hearts, Kelly Cares supports healthcare organizations by funding valuable research and essential services as well as prevention programs and healthy-living initiatives. Education: Funding … [Read more...]

Apply for NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum 2018! Supporting Social Innovations across India

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The NASSCOM Foundation is seeking applications for its Social Innovation Forum 2018 to recognize and support Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) led innovations that have met a social development need or helped organizations achieve their social development objectives. The NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum is a ‘Tech 4 Good’ platform that aims to address critical gaps in development, through technology-led social innovations and solutions that can lead to … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan: Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017/18 

Deadline: 15 October 2017 Applications are open for 2017/18 Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a flexible small grants program funded from Australia’s aid budget and managed by the Australian Embassy Kabul. DAP funding in Afghanistan is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Afghanistan. The program focuses on supporting small-scale development projects and activities which can achieve practical outcomes related to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for GenH Challenge!

Deadline: 18 October 2017 Applications are open for GenH Challenge that is based on the notion that new thinking and new ways to apply everyday ideas can support those on the front lines of health care worldwide. Working together, we can spark the next great idea that will change the trajectory of health. In the landscape of competitions, the GenH Challenge is committed especially to a high standard of openness, fairness, and transparency. Their goal is to provide value for everyone who … [Read more...]

Impact Giving: Seeking Applications for Potential Grant Program

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Impact Giving is seeking applications for its Potential grant program to award projects that transform lives. It is a women’s collective giving organization. The purpose is to make an IMPACT both locally and globally by supporting positive sustainable social change where most needed. Principles High Impact & Transformation: Grants are awarded only to projects or programs which make a high impact by transforming lives, with obvious, significant change … [Read more...]

Participate in 2019 Symposium on Disrupting Global Health Narratives!

Deadline: 15 October 2017 The University of Edinburgh's Global Health Governance Programme is inviting applications from early career researchers to attend its 2019 Symposium “Disrupting Global Health Narratives” at the Brocher Foundation Centre. University of Edinburgh especially encourages women and scholars from non-OECD countries to apply. The Symposium draws on their Economic Gaze project (PI Devi Sridhar), which explores the emergence of the World Bank’s global health framework. It will … [Read more...]

UNHCR Call for EOIs: Inviting NGOs to Implement Projects with the United Nations Agencies in Syria

Deadline: 16 October 2017 The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Syria is currently inviting non-governmental organizations (NGOs) authorized to implement projects with the United Nations Agencies in Syria to express interest to support UNHCR’s 2018 operations in Syria through partnership arrangements. UNHCR’s overall protection strategy for 2018 is aligned with its global mandate for situations of internal displacement as well as the HRP priorities. With … [Read more...]