Latest Grants and Resources for Human Rights

Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Human Rights.

EU launches Call for proposals for the Thematic Program “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)” in Angola

Deadline: 17 June 2019 The European Union (EU) has launched a Call for proposals for the Thematic Program "European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)" in Angola. The general objective of this call for proposals is to contribute to the reinforcement of the protection and respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms in Angola, where risk. Given the current national context, as well as the broad area of ​​support for human rights, the specific objectives of this call … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives – Palestinian territories

Deadline: 6 May 2019 The Representative Office of Canada to the Palestinian Authority has launched its annual call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). The CFLI is a program designed to support small-scale, high-impact projects in developing countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed predominantly by local partners. Projects are selected and approved by the … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State announces Funding to support Religious Freedom in the EAP Region

Deadline: 28 May 2019 The United States Department is seeking applications for its grant program entitled "DRL East Asia and Pacific (EAP) Religious Freedom Solicitation 1: Vietnam, Laos, Malaysia, and Indonesia". DRL's goal for religious freedom in the EAP region is to promote diverse, multi-ethnic and multi-religious, and inclusive societies that respect the rights of all people. Applications should propose specific approaches that transform the increasingly constrained environment … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Togo inviting Applications for Democracy and Human Rights Fund

Deadline: 31 December 2019 U.S. Embassy in Togo is seeking applications for its Democracy and Human Rights Fund (DHRF) with an aim to provide assistance through grants to local organizations to implement small, short-term, high impact activities targeted at supporting democratic institutions, political pluralism, and the protection and advocacy of human rights in African countries. The project, authorized in 1991 by the Congress of the United States, under the Foreign Assistance Act, … [Read more...]

EU announces EIDHR Call for Proposals 2019 – Jordan

Deadline: 26 May 2019 The European Union (EU) has announced the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Call for Proposals 2019 - Jordan to strengthen the role of civil society in promoting human rights and democratic reform, in supporting the peaceful conciliation of group interest and consolidating political participation and representation. The specific objectives of this call for proposals are to support and strengthen civil society organisations in Jordan working on … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State announces Countering Trafficking in Persons in Ukraine

Deadline: 3 May 2019 The U.S. Embassy Kyiv, through the Public Affairs Section’s Democracy Small Grants Program and Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is inviting Ukrainian NGOs with an aim to preventing and combating trafficking in persons (CTIP) in Ukraine, prosecuting and punishing traffickers, and protecting trafficking victims. Through this competition, the Democracy Small Grants Program and INL seek innovative approaches to supporting anti-trafficking … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Latvia announces Small Grant Program 2019

Deadline: 31 May 2019 U.S. Embassy in Latvia has announced the Small Grant Program 2019 to support initiatives that contribute to more open and competitive political and economic systems and the protection of human rights. Themes Grants should support initiatives such as: Promotion of civil society. Free flow of information (including support for independent media, except for direct support for development of content of any particular media outlet). Transparency in … [Read more...]

Peace and Security Programme for United Kingdom

Deadline: 19 August 2019 The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its Peace and Security Programme to support a transition towards: the use of ‘soft’, rather than ‘hard’ power as a first line of response to conflict within our society and around the world the de-legitimisation of violence as a tool for responding to conflict, securing interests or projecting power a culture of human rights and non-violent problem-solving, promoted at all levels of … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada in Vietnam launches Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Deadline: 1 May 2019 The Embassy of Canada in Vietnam has launched its annual call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). The CFLI is a program designed to support small-scale, high-impact projects in developing countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed predominantly by local partners. Projects are selected and approved by the relevant Canadian embassy or … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada launches Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) in Argentina

Deadline: 22 April 2019 The Embassy of Canada to Argentina and Paraguay has launched its annual call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) in Argentina. The CFLI is a program designed to support small-scale, high-impact projects in developing countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed predominantly by local partners. Projects are selected and approved by the … [Read more...]

Embassy of France launches 2019/2021 PISCCA Fund for Haitian Civil Society Organizations

Deadline: 12 May 2019 The Embassy of France has launched its call for projects PISCA - Support Fund for Innovative Projects of Civil Society and Coalitions of Actors aimed at strengthening organizations from the Haitian civil society. The PISCCA Fund - Innovative Projects of Civil Societies and Coalitions of Actors, Formerly known as the Social Development Fund (FSD) constitutes now the main tool in support of Haitian civil society supported by the Embassy of La France. It is the … [Read more...]

Active Citizens Fund in Greece to Strengthen Civil Society and the Empowerment of Vulnerable Groups

Deadline: 21 June 2019 The Bodossaki Foundation, in consortium with the Solidarity Now, acting as the Fund Operator (FO) for the EEA Grants Programme “Active Citizens Fund” in Greece (ACF), announces the present open call for Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) project proposals which address the expected outcome “Vulnerable groups empowered”. The overall objective of the Programme is the strengthening of civil society and active citizenship and the empowerment of vulnerable groups and … [Read more...]

EU seeking Proposals to Strengthen the Capacities of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Timor-Leste

Deadline: 21 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a program entitled “Strengthen the capacities of civil society organizations (CSOs) to promote culture as a driving force for democratic participation and to promote the reintegration of women in the family and social environment European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights CBSS 2018/2019”. Program Objectives The general objective of this call for proposals is to … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Suva inviting Applications for J. William Fulbright Foreign Student Program 2020-2021

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The United States Embassy in Suva  is inviting applications from resident nationals of Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga and Tuvalu for the J. William Fulbright Foreign Student Program 2020-2021. The Fulbright Program brings citizens of other countries to the United States for graduate study and/or research at U.S. universities or other appropriate institutions. Applicants must have completed undergraduate education and hold a degree equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Serbia now opens its Democracy Commission Small Grants

Deadline: 31 May 2019 The U.S. Embassy Belgrade has announced an open competition for non-government organizations, nonprofit organizations and independent media to submit applications to carry out a program in Serbia. The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section has set aside funds for the Democracy Commission Small Grants Program specifically designated for non-government organizations, nonprofit organizations and independent media outlets to support democracy and the development of … [Read more...]

The Norwegian Embassy in Beirut announces 2019 Call for Proposals for Lebanon Organizations

Deadline: 15 April 2019 In line with its strategic priorities in Lebanon for 2019, the Norwegian Embassy in Beirut is currently accepting concept notes for projects in line with the following focus areas: Humanitarian assistance and needs of vulnerable groups. Non-formal education for vulnerable children. Vocational training for youth. Protection and promotion of human rights. Strategic initiatives for peacebuilding, conflict prevention and resilience. Proposals that … [Read more...]

EU announces European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) and Civil Society Organizations (CSO) Programs in El Salvador

Deadline: 21 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations to provide funding under two programme lots: LOT 1: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) LOT 2: Civil Society Organizations (CSO) The general objective of this call for proposals is to strengthen civil society so that it can play its role, thus seeking a more participatory, representative and active society in sustainable development in El … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Peace Education Prize in the United States

Deadline: 1 May 2019 The El-Hibri Foundation is seeking nominations to award an annual $40,000 Peace Education Prize to individuals who have dedicated their lives to building inclusive communities in the United States and building the capacity of others to create positive social change. The prize is intended to celebrate and encourage individuals who embody the principles of peace, justice, and inclusion. The Foundation defines peace education broadly. In their view, it encompasses a … [Read more...]

Small Grant Program for U.S. and Mexican Non-profit Institutions and Individuals

Deadline: 15 September 2019 U.S. Consulate General in Ciudad Juarez Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. PAS Juarez invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and the people in the State of Chihuahua through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All programs must include an … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada announces Canada Fund for Local Initiatives – Djibouti

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The Embassy of Canada in Ethiopia has launched its annual call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). The CFLI is a program designed to support small-scale, high-impact projects in developing countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed predominantly by local partners. Projects are selected and approved by the relevant Canadian embassy … [Read more...]

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