Labcitoyen Programme 2018: Focusing on Major Human Rights Themes

Deadline: 30 March 2018 Applications are open for Labcitoyen Programme 2018 that is focused on major human rights themes. It is hosted by the Institut Français de Paris. From July 1-9, about 60 committed young citizens from five continents who speak or are learning French will discuss major themes and debate international ideas. The theme of LabCitoyen’s 2018 is "education and human rights". Programme Aims It aims to deal with the following topics: Education and development : raising … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Innovating Justice Challenge 2018!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The HiiL Justice Accelerator is currently inviting applicants for its Innovating Justice Challenge 2018 to receive grant funding, acceleration support, justice sector expertise and networking, and potential future investment. HiiL is looking for innovations that help people prevent or resolve their most pressing justice problems. They also define pressing justice problems on the basis of research and data that demonstrate the legal needs of people. This means they search … [Read more...]

OSF-SA’s 2018 Funding Cycle: Seeking Applications from South Africa

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The Open Society Foundation for South Africa (OSF-SA) is seeking Expressions of Interests for its 2018 Funding Cycle to promote the values, institutions and practices of an open, non-racial and non-sexist, democratic, civil society. OSF-SA supports a vigorous and autonomous civil society in which the rule of law and divergent opinions are respected. OSF-SA is a South African grant-making organisation and is a part of the Open Society Foundations. Expressions of … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina: Seeking Applications for Homestay Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The United States Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, through the Office of Public Affairs, has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) seeking applications for its "Homestay Small Grants Program" that is addressing school segregation or other problems that divide students along ethnic lines. These projects should advance Education in Democracy and help remove obstacles to integrated education. This small-grants competition will award projects designed … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Travel and Logistics Support for Law Enforcement and Rule of Law Programs in Peru

Deadline: 3 April 2018 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics-Law Enforcement (INL) is seeking applications for its Travel and Logistics Support for Law Enforcement and Rule of Law Programs in Peru. The resources entrusted to us, enables INL to deliver technical assistance and capacity to: enhance international drug control through interdiction and supply reduction; develop civilian law enforcement capacity, regional partnerships, and information sharing; … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: EIDHR Country Based Support Schemes (CBSS) for Kazakhstan

Deadline: 11 May 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)-Country based support schemes (CBSS) Kazakhstan" to pursue common agendas for human rights and democratic reform in Kazakhstan. Objectives Supporting and implementing new approaches to address domestic violence such as rehabilitation programmes for perpetrators, monitoring of restraining orders and … [Read more...]

Astraea’s Intersex Human Rights Fund: Supporting Organizations, Projects and Timely Campaigns Led by Intersex Activists

Deadline: 6 April 2018 The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice has announced the fourth Request for Proposals of the Intersex Human Rights Fund. The Fund was created to honor the resilience, creativity and growth of intersex activism and ensure the human rights of intersex people. The Intersex Human Rights Fund supports organizations, projects and timely campaigns led by intersex activists working to ensure the human rights, bodily autonomy, physical integrity and self-determination of … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Samuel Rubin Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 2 May 2018 The Samuel Rubin Foundation is seeking applications for its grant programs to carry on the vision of its founder, Samuel Rubin, whose life was dedicated to the pursuit of peace and justice and the search for an equitable reallocation of the world’s resources. The Foundation believes that these objectives can be achieved only through the fullest implementation of social, economic, political, civil and cultural rights for all the world’s people. Funding Information Most … [Read more...]

Matrix Causes Fund: Promoting Sustainable Environment in the UK

Deadline: 11 April 2018 Applications are open for Matrix Causes Fund to provide support to organisations which promote access to justice (particularly for people trying to get support to meet their basic personal needs), or promote equality of opportunity, or promote a sustainable environment. Funding Information The MCF will only provide an organisation with one-off funds of up to £5,000, or funds of up to £3,000 a year for 3 years. Eligibility Criteria Applications are particularly … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Seeking Applications for 2018 Blockchain and Worker Rights Program

Deadline: 13 April 2018 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that develop and pilot the use of a blockchain solution to solve worker rights challenges. Blockchain, a public distributed ledger that records transactions in a verifiable and permanent way, is a relatively new technology that governments, international organizations, and businesses … [Read more...]

Norwegian Embassy in Ukraine: Call for Small-scale Grant Project Proposals 2018

Deadline: 14 March 2018 The Norwegian Embassy in Kyiv has announced a new call for small-scale grant project proposals for Ukraine for 2018. Funding Information The overall program budget for Ukraine this year is 4 million NOK. As a main rule applications should be between NOK 500.000 and NOK 1.000.000. Smaller applications are also welcome. The project implementation period should as a main rule is limited to 12 months. Plans for sustainability of the activity beyond one year … [Read more...]

Active Citizens Fund: Promoting Democratic Participation, Active Citizenship and Human Rights in Poland

Deadline: 27 April 2018 The Financial Mechanism Office, the secretariat of the EEA and Norway Grants is seeking a Fund Operator to develop and implement the EEA Grants programme for civil society in Poland. The objective of the Civil Society Programme Area is: ‘Civil society and active citizenship strengthened and vulnerable groups empowered’. Areas of Support Democracy, active citizenship, good governance and transparency Human rights and equal treatment through combating any … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Burma- Supporting Inclusive Civic Awareness and Engagement across Diverse Communities

Deadline: 14 March 2018 The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced a Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) from organizations interested in submitting Statements of Interest (SOI) for programs that support the policy objective to strengthen democratic transition in Burma and promote inclusive respect for human rights. Successful applicants will identify opportunities to build societal tolerance towards different ethnic, religious and social groups, and the … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for StandUp Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation (BCSUF) is seeking applications for its grant program to raise awareness of bullying and its long-term, damaging effects. The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation is the world’s first foundation who raises funds to support those organisations and people that do real-world work to stop it. Because lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people are often targeted by bullies, they give particular attention to this community. Funding … [Read more...]

Government of Canada: Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism

Deadline: 20 April 2018 Have you seen or felt the impact of racism and discrimination in your community? Do you have a great idea to help build a more inclusive Canada? If yes, then apply for "Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism" to make a positive difference in your community. Through the Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism, applicants can receive a $250, $500 or $1,000 grant to fund a youth-led project that promotes diversity and inclusion, while addressing racism … [Read more...]

Levi Lassen Foundation: Supporting a Shared Society in Israel

Deadline: 29 March 2018 The Levi Lassen Foundation is seeking applications to focus on supporting a shared society in Israel. The Levi Lassen Foundation believes in an Israel where everyone participates in a shared and just society, predicated on the best values of equality, tolerance and social justice in a liberal democracy. Levi Lassen's work in Israel began over 40 years ago. Levi Lassen is committed to helping Israel develop, grow and prosper through supporting programs committed to … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Fast Forward’s Accelerator Program!

Deadline: 1 April 2018 Applications are open for Fast Forward’s accelerator program that provides training, mentorship, and funding to tech nonprofits. Working at the intersection of social impact and tech, Fast Forward runs several programs including a summer accelerator designed exclusively for tech nonprofits. Organizations selected receive mentorship, training, and capital. Fast Forward fosters a supportive network of tech and social sector leaders to grow the tech for good ecosystem. … [Read more...]

EIDHR Call for Proposals 2016/2017 – Jordan

Date Opened: 15/05/2017 Date Closed: 06/07/2017 Budget: 1,280,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: Next>> <<Previous … [Read more...]

European Union support to Human Rights in Namibia

Date Opened: 30/09/2016 Date Closed: 22/11/2016 Budget: 1,150,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: Next>> <<Previous … [Read more...]

European Union Support to Human Rights in Namibia – 2

Date Opened: 05/07/2017 Date Closed: 22/08/2017 Budget: 900,000 (EUR) Winning NGOs: Next>> <<Previous … [Read more...]