Apply to become an Atlantic Fellow for Health Equity in South Africa!

Deadline: 16 May 2017 Disturbed or outraged at South Africa’s rising inequity? Concerned about its impact on health? Searching for inspired leadership for change? Then apply to be an Atlantic Fellow for Health Equity in South Africa. Tekano is seeking applications for its fellowship programme to develop progressive leadership to tackle the deep social and economic inequities that characterise South Africa and impact on the health of our people. Tekano, meaning “equality” in Sesotho, is a … [Read more...]

Sino-Swedish Joint Research Programme: Supporting long-term Research Collaboration between Swedish and Chinese Researchers

Deadline: 23 May 2017 The Sino-Swedish Joint Research Programme is currently inviting applications for its research grant program in order to promote collaboration between researchers from Sweden and China to support research of the highest scientific quality. Focus Applications concern joint research collaborations between China and Sweden within any or both of the two subfocuses: Disease due to environmental impact or life style factors Treatment of chronic disease. Funding … [Read more...]

ZIMDEF-NEPAD SANBio Call for Proposals: Innovative Solutions in Health and Nutrition

Deadline: 19 May 2017 The Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (ZIMDEF) in conjunction with NEPAD SANBio (Southern Africa Network for Biosciences) and supported by the BioFISA II Programme (a Finnish-Southern African Partnership Programme to Strengthen NEPAD SANBio) are inviting interested innovators for “Innovative Solutions in Health and Nutrition" grant programme. The grant is for organisations in the SANBio member states for nutrition innovations with potential regional and global impact and … [Read more...]

Michael Cornish Charitable Trust: Inviting Charities and Not-For-Profit Organisations Based in the UK

Deadline: 13 June 2017 The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is currently accepting applications from the charities and not-for-profit organisations based in the UK for its grants program. The Michael Cornish Charitable Trust is a grant making charitable organisation. The trust was founded by Michael Cornish in 2005; the present trustees are Michael, Harriet Cornish and Richard Vigar. The Trust Administrator is Phillipa Cridland. Priority Areas Organisations that work in the following … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Philippines Innovate and Learn Grants!

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Voice is currently inviting groups and organisations for its Philippines Innovate and Learn Grants to test and scale new approaches. Focus Areas Improved access to (productive) resources (finance, land and water) and employment Improved access to social services, health and education in particular Space for political participation Funding Information Innovate and Learn grants are available from €5,000 to €200,000 (approx. ₱265,000 to … [Read more...]

DFID: Women’s Integrated Sexual Health for Africa & Asia

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) is currently seeking applications for its Women’s Integrated Sexual Health (WISH) programme across Africa and Asia to provide a comprehensive package of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR), with a primary focus on increasing the number of additional Family Planning (FP) users according to the FP2020 definition, alongside reducing maternal mortality and improving access to safe abortion. Funds … [Read more...]

USAID’s Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems: Enhancing the Production and Consumption of Animal-Source Foods

Deadline for Reach Grants: 14 May 2017 Deadline for Focus Grants: 26 May 2017 The University of Florida (UF) Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems (LSIL) programme, awarded by U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) with an aim to enhance the production, marketing, and consumption of animal-source foods (ASF) in the target countries in order to increase the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Chad: Applications Open for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Chad has currently announced the annual competition for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program that is one-year, full-scholarship program offered to mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership, a public service commitment and the capacity to take full advantage of a self-defined program of independent study at one of the leading U.S. universities. The program awards a certificate from the U.S. … [Read more...]

USAID-Kiev: Seeking Applications for ServingLife Activity

Deadline: 5 June 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through the Regional Contracting Office in Kyiv, Ukraine is seeking applications from qualified U.S. or Non-U.S. non-profit or for-profit Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), and other qualified non-USG organizations for funding of an activity entitled “ServingLife.” The overall goal of the five-year ServingLife activity is to reduce HIV, tuberculosis (TB), and Hepatitis C (HCV) transmission through … [Read more...]

The Lalor Foundation: Inviting U.S. Organizations to Advance Research and Innovation in Reproductive Health

Deadline: 1 May 2017 Applications are currently open for the Anna Lalor Burdick Program seeking to empower young women through education about healthy reproduction in order to broaden and enhance their options in life. The program focuses particularly on young women who have inadequate access to information regarding sexual and reproductive health, including comprehensive and unbiased information on contraception and pregnancy termination. Areas of Interest The Anna Lalor Burdick (ALB) … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh: Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects (GGHSP)

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects (GGHSP) to support various development projects with a view to enhance human security at the grass-roots level. There is an increasing need for cooperation by the entire international community to realize a peaceful and affluent society in which everybody can live their individual lives in a humane manner. The GGHSP mainly supports the projects on … [Read more...]

SNSF Call for Proposals: Inviting Researchers for Southeast Asia-Europe Joint Funding Scheme (JFS)

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is currently accepting proposals for its Southeast Asia – Europe Joint Funding Scheme (JFS) in order to bring together Southeast Asian and European researchers and innovators and allow them to collaborate on topics of mutual interest. The JFS is a scheme for pooling resources at a multilateral level to support collaborative research and innovation projects. Thematic Areas Health, with preference: Anti-microbial … [Read more...]

Bupa UK Foundation’s Healthy Futures Programme: Nurturing Ideas to Improve Health and Wellbeing

Deadline: 19 May 2017 The Bupa UK Foundation has announced a new Healthy Futures funding programme focusing on young adults aged 18 to 25. Within this funding programme the foundation is interested in projects that will have a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of young adults who face ongoing health challenges, supporting and empowering them to live life to the full. Grants Available It shall be noted that the majority of grants awarded by the Bupa UK Foundation are for £20,000 or … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Focusing on Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Sector in Vietnam 2017/18

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The British Embassy has announced its call for project proposals focusing on the healthcare and pharmaceutical sector in Vietnam of financial year 2017/18 in order to enhance access of Vietnamese patients to high quality and safe medicines through supporting Vietnam in implementing the Pharmaceutical Law 2016. The UK Vietnam Fund is a flexible and effective tool enabling the British Embassy to support projects linked to the UK government’s priorities in … [Read more...]

ECOM “Together for Our Rights” Small Grants Program: Inviting LGBTQI Community-based Organizations

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) is currently inviting LGBTQI community-based organizations and initiative groups from the countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia to submit project proposals for its “Together for Our Rights” Small Grants Program with an aim to identify and address stigma and discrimination, and human rights violations in access to health and HIV services that communities of gay men and other MSM, and of trans* people in their countries face … [Read more...]

HCL Grant: Providing Financial Support to NGOs working for the Upliftment of Rural India

Deadline: 5 June 2017 HCL Grant (‘The Grant’) invites eligible organizations to strengthen their capacities to strive for transformation in the areas of Education, Health and Environment. The Grant is meant to support such NGOs that reach out to marginalized, isolated and underdeveloped rural communities, and achieve sustainable socio-economic development. The Grant is 100 Crore commitment by HCL over next five years,  to recognize NGOs, not only based on the “idea”, but also for their power … [Read more...]

Newton Fund’s Workshop Grants 2017: Promoting Economic Development and Welfare

Deadline: 13 June 2017 The Newton Fund, a UK Government initiative is currently inviting applicants for its workshop grants 2017 with an aim to promote the economic development and welfare of either the partner countries or, through working with the partner country, to address the problems of low-income and vulnerable populations. Objectives Support international development-relevant research Contribute to capacity building of early career researchers Establish new research links … [Read more...]

MRC-DFID-NIHR Call for Research: Improving Adolescent Health in the LMICs

Deadline: 15 June 2017 The Medical Research Council (MRC), in partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID), National Institutes of Health Research (NIHR), are currently seeking applications for its programme to provide the research evidence needed to effect real and practical changes to improve adolescent health in Low and Middle Income Countries. Program Scope Areas of particular research interest include: Life course approaches to mental health including … [Read more...]

USDA-NIFA Request for Proposals: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Foundational Program in the U.S.

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is currently seeking applications for its Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) "Foundational Program". The goal of this program is to invest in agricultural production research, education, and extension projects for more sustainable, productive and economically viable plant and animal production systems. Priority Areas Plant Health and Production and Plant … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Urban Refugees in South Africa

Deadline: 16 May 2017  The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for its NGO programs benefiting urban refugees in South Africa. Priority Sectors Protection: Proposal should bear in mind existing refugee protection mechanisms including formal laws and policies designed to protect refugees and asylum seekers as well as informal community-based protection efforts. Healthcare, Education, … [Read more...]