Nominations Open for D-Prize: Recognizing Aspiring Entrepreneurs from Across the Globe

Deadline: 30 July 2017 Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges? Nominations are now open for the D-Prize, recognizing new entrepreneurs who increase access to proven poverty interventions. D-Prize Challenges Girl's Education Agriculture Energy Global Health Education Governance and Infrastructure Custom Prize If selected, winner will be awarded with up to $20,000 to launch a pilot in any region where extreme poverty … [Read more...]

Health Canada’s Substance Use and Addictions Program: Strengthening Drug and Substance use Issues in Canada

Deadline: 4 August 2017 Health Canada’s Substance Use and Addictions Program (SUAP) is pleased to invite eligible organizations to submit applications to support evidence-informed and innovative health promotion, prevention, harm reduction and treatment initiatives to address substance use issues related to licit and illicit psychoactive substances. The SUAP is a federal contributions program that provides financial support to provinces, territories, non-governmental organizations and key … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda: Inviting Applications For Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda is inviting applications for its Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program that brings accomplished professionals from developing countries to the United States at a midpoint in their careers for a one year program of non-degree study and related professional activities. The program seeks to foster an exchange of knowledge and mutual understanding between American citizens and professional counterparts from Rwanda. Fields of … [Read more...]

ROMACT Call for Proposals: Grants to Support Organisations in Bulgaria, Italy, Romania and Slovakia

Deadline: 15 July 2017 The Council of Europe is seeking applications for its program entitled "Grants for Support Organisations" that aims to co-fund national projects aimed at assisting National Support Teams with the implementation of the ROMACT methodology in Bulgaria, Italy, Romania and Slovakia. The purpose of the Projects is to build up political will and understanding of Roma inclusion at local and regional level by building the capacity of local authorities to develop and implement … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: India-Republic of Korea Joint Programme of Cooperation

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India and Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP) of the Republic of Korea is currently inviting Indian and Korean scientists/ researchers to submit proposals for its India-Republic of Korea Joint Programme of Cooperation. Project Areas Health and Medical Sciences, Engineering Sciences, Information & Communication Technologies Convergence Eligibility Criteria The Programme … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Civil Society Development Program to Support CSOs in Tajikistan

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Civil Society in Development” with an aim to support CSOs' contributions towards reinforced governance, accountability and inclusive policy-making, as envisaged in the Strategy and Multi-Annual Indicative Programme. Objectives Supporting CSOs as actors in governance and accountability Supporting CSOs as partners in promoting social … [Read more...]

UNFCU Foundation Grant: Providing Healthcare and Education to Women and Children

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The UNFCU Foundation is seeking proposals for its grant program with a mission to sustain the path out of poverty through healthcare and education for women and children. The Foundation is closely aligned with the goals of the United Nations agencies as well as other charities and NGOs specializing in efforts to improve the lives of women and children both in the United States and in developing countries. UNFCU supports organizations and initiatives that: Work to … [Read more...]

Thrasher Research Fund: Inviting Applicants for Early Career Awards

Deadline: 19 September 2017 The Thrasher Research Fund is currently inviting applications for its Early Career Awards with an aim to encourage the development of medical research in child health by awarding small grants to new researchers, helping them gain a foothold in this important area. The Fund will make up to 30 awards total with two funding cycles (15 awards each). Research Interests The Fund is open to a variety of research topics important to children’s health. Both … [Read more...]

The U.S. Embassy in Vietnam: 2018-2019 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Vietnam is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 competition for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program. The Humphrey Fellowship is a one-year, non-degree, full scholarship program offered to promising mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership, and a strong commitment to public service. Eligible Fields Sustainable Development Agricultural and Rural Development; Economic Development/Finance and Banking; … [Read more...]

Applications Open for INK Fellows Program: Bringing together a Community of Game Changers

Deadline: 31 July 2017 Applications are open for INK Fellows Program with a mission to bring together a community of game changers who have the courage to redefine the world through their imaginative ideas and creative thinking. Being an INK Fellow provides the peer-support necessary to take brilliant work to the next level. The Program aims to provide applicants the support necessary to leverage their impact.  The INK Fellows Program is an initiative of Ixoraa Knowledge Foundation, the … [Read more...]

100 Women Grants: Advancing the Safety, Health, Education and Economic Freedom of Women and Girls in Australia

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Are you connected with a charity that is up to great things for women and girls? If yes, then apply for the 100 Women Grant. 100 Women is currently accepting expressions of interest from eligible organizations for its 2017 Grant program to advance the safety, health, education and economic freedom of women and girls. Funding Information 100 Women will consider applications up to a maximum amount of $30,000 that: Improve the economic empowerment of women from … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Banjul, the Gambia: Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of U.S. Embassy in Banjul is seeking applications for its Embassy’s Public Diplomacy Grants Program. Embassy Public Diplomacy (PD) grants are intended for local representatives of civil society, including non-governmental organizations (NGOs), think tanks, and universities, to support exchange between the U.S. and the Gambia with the aim of improving mutual respect and understanding. PAS will ONLY consider grants that have an American … [Read more...]

The Jack Chester Foundation: Supporting Compelling Programs in Israel and the U.S. Jewish community

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The Jack Chester Foundation is accepting applications for its grant program to support high quality and compelling programs in Israel and the U.S. Jewish community, primarily in Miami, through grants to Section 501(c)(3) organizations. Areas of Interest The following are the areas of primary interest of the Foundation. Unless the request is within one of the following areas it is unlikely that it will receive funding: Jewish education (formal and informal) … [Read more...]

Laerdal Foundation: Saving Lives at Birth in Low-Resource Settings

Deadline: 1 October 2017 The Laerdal Foundation for Acute Medicine is currently accepting applications for its funding program for projects related to Saving Lives at Birth. The support will be focused on practically oriented projects helping achieve the UN Sustainability Goal no 3 (that in 2015 replaced the previous MDGs 4 and 5), aiming at: Reducing infant and child mortality by 2/3 from 2010 to 2030 Reducing maternal deaths by 2/3 from 2010 to 2030 Funding Information … [Read more...]

Applications Open for IDRC’s Research Awards 2018!

Deadline: 6 September 2017 The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is seeking applications for its "Research Awards 2018". Research award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research on the topic they have submitted, and will receive hands-on experience in research management, grant administration, and the creation, dissemination, and use of knowledge from an international perspective. Benefits For payroll purposes, awardees are considered full-time … [Read more...]

Accenture’s HealthTech Innovation Challenge: Tackling World’s Biggest Health Issues

Deadline: 1 September 2017 Applications are open for HealthTech Innovation Challenge, a part of Accenture’s broader HealthTech Innovation program—which will also include acceleration and venture opportunities, innovation labs and more. The program supports innovative technologies and drive creative solutions to improve the way people access and manage healthcare. The Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge is in full swing to recognize early stage start-up businesses that can play a major … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program 2018-2019

Deadline: 30 July 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Sudan is seeking candidates for the "Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program 2018-2019" which 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. Focus Areas Sustainable Development Agricultural & Rural Development Economic Development, Finance & … [Read more...]

Grand Challenges Canada: Requesting Proposals for Stars in Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

Deadline: 3 August 2017 The Grand Challenges Canada, funded by the Government of Canada, is seeking bold ideas with big impact from the best and brightest talent, for products, services and implementation models that could transform how persistent challenges in Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH) are addressed in low- and middle-income countries. The bold ideas are expected to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health through one or more of the following … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Croatia and Kosovo: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) 2017-2018

Deadline: 27 June 2017 The Embassy of Canada to Croatia and Kosovo is inviting applicants for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives that focuses on working with civil society, particularly grassroots organizations, to support democratic governance and to promote human rights. Preference will be given to projects promoting the participation of women and indigenous and vulnerable minority groups and to projects that have a strong advocacy component. Themes The Canada Fund themes for the … [Read more...]

Voice’s Mali Innovation and Learning Grant: Focusing on Human-centered Innovations

Deadline: 15 July 2017 Voice is seeking applications for its Mali Innovation and Learning Grant to test and scale new approaches by focusing on human-centered innovations that are specific adapted to the context of the scale. Funding Information The amounts range from 5 000 Euro up to 200 000 Euro every two years through a national call for proposals. Impact Themes Improved access to (productive) resources (eg finance, water and land) and employment Improved access to social … [Read more...]

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