The Humanitarian Innovation Fund has announced three new Innovation Challenges to improve response to intimate partner violence, meaningful participation, and inclusive preparedness. The HIF is a globally-recognised programme leading on the development and testing of innovation in the humanitarian system. Established in 2011, it was the first of its kind: an independent, grant-making programme open to the entire humanitarian community. It now leads the way in funding, supporting, and managing … [Read more...] about 3 New Funding Challenges announced by Humanitarian Innovation Fund: Inviting Great Ideas from Everywhere!
Latest Grants and Resources for Humanitarian Relief
Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Humanitarian Relief.
Deadline: 18 July 2020 Do you have an innovative solution to address a social challenge in your community? Do you want to learn more about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)? Do you want to meet other young leaders from across Yemen? Do you want to learn how to improve the design of your solution and implement projects that will help your communities? If so, UNDP wants to hear from you! The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Yemen – in partnership with the Youth Leadership … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Youth Leadership Programme 6 (Yemen)
Deadline: 30-Sep-20 During the current Covid-19 crisis, the Embassy and Consulate General of the Netherlands intend to strengthen partnerships between professionals and cultural institutions from the Netherlands and Italy; and therefore, have launched an extraordinary call called "The relaunch ". The projects that meet the criteria for admission to the funds can be presentations (digital), partnerships, development of post-Covid-19 projects, exchange of knowledge, development of new jobs … [Read more...] about Open Call on “Covid 19 – The relaunch” for Professionals based in Netherlands and Italy
Deadline: 10-Jul-20 The Women's Fund of Central Ohio has announced a call for proposals on Immediate Impact Grant program to serve the organizations on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis across central Ohio. The Women’s Fund knows that grassroots, community-led initiatives are often the most critical during times of crisis because they are responsive, nimble, and effective at serving immediate needs. However, knowing that traditional funding systems often leave these smaller programs … [Read more...] about Women’s Fund of Central Ohio announces Immediate Impact Grant Program
Deadlines: Disaster Management during Covid-19 pandemic: 19 June 2020 Resilience to climate change and disaster: 20 July 2020 The World Bank Group has announced two calls under "TechEmerge Resilience India Challenge", in partnership with Government of India’s National Disaster Management Authority and CES. Through these calls, World Bank is looking for innovative technologies to meet urgent disaster management needs amidst COVID-19 in India. Tracks The Challenge has two tracks: … [Read more...] about World Bank’s TechEmerge Resilience India Challenge: Looking for Innovative Technologies to meet Disaster Management needs amidst COVID-19
Deadline: 31 December 2020 The Biodiversity and Protected Areas Management (BIOPAMA) has launched 2020 Rapid Response Grants Program to respond to risks and difficulties induced by the COVID-19 crisis (reallocation of budget at the national level and reduction of budget for PAs, economic consequences for staff, health and security of staff, reduction of incomes from ecotourism, economic consequences for local community livelihoods, health and security of local communities, environmental … [Read more...] about BIOPAMA Call for Proposals for 2020 Rapid Response Grants Program
Deadline: 11 June 2020 The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) has announced a second call for Expressions of Interest (EoI), to develop innovative and rapid health-related approaches and deliver quick results relevant to society and higher preparedness of health systems. Committed to the global nature and approach, the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) has joined the forces with the European Commission (EC) to allow Indian research, innovation and translation ecosystems to contribute to … [Read more...] about INDIA-EU Co-funding on Rapid Solutions, and Higher Preparedness to COVID 19
Deadline: 19 June 2020 The Souter Charitable Trust (SCT) is currently accepting applications for its grant program to support projects engaged in the relief of human suffering in all its aspects in the UK and overseas – especially, but not exclusively, those with a Christian emphasis and ethos. The trust supports projects for the relief of human suffering in the UK and overseas and, as committed Christians, Sir Brian and Lady Elizabeth are particularly interested in projects that also … [Read more...] about Souter Charitable Trust Grant Program in United Kingdom
Deadline: 10 June 2020 The British Embassy Kyiv is now accepting project proposals from organisations to implement the "Identifying and understanding secondary implications of COVID-19 on conflict and stability in Ukraine" project. Themes The following themes should be addressed in project proposals with specific analytical areas to be agreed with successful implementer: implications of COVID-19 on conflict drivers in the east of Ukraine; implications of COVID-19 on nationwide … [Read more...] about British Embassy inviting Project Proposals to carry out Research into COVID-19 Impact on Ukraine
Deadline: 11 June 2020 The European Commission has announced a Second call for an Expression of Interest for innovative and rapid health-related approaches to respond to COVID-19 and to deliver quick results for society for a higher level of preparedness of health systems. This Call of expression of interest is funded through actions of the "SC1 Health, demographic change and wellbeing" of Horizon2020. This expression of interest invites proposals for R&I activities that aim for a wide … [Read more...] about European Commission: Call for Proposals for Behavioural, Social and Economic Impacts of the Outbreak Response
Deadline: 22 June 2020 NIHR is seeking proposals to support applied health research that will address COVID-19 knowledge gaps with the focus on understanding the pandemic and mitigating its health impacts in low and middle-income countries (LMIC) contexts. The call priorities epidemiology, clinical management, infection control and health system responses. The call is supported by: The UK Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) through the National Institute for Health Research … [Read more...] about NIHR seeking Research Proposals addressing COVID-19 in LMICs
Deadline: 31 May 2020 Sauti is the Africa Young Feminist Blog launched by the African Union Office of the Youth Envoy (OYE) in collaboration with the Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE) to publish the SAUTI Publication of 25 young women contributions. SAUTI blog aims at amplifying the voices of African young women featuring untold and underrepresented stories from across Africa and the diaspora. SAUTI blog wants to draw attention to their struggles, advocacy and achievements, … [Read more...] about Call for Submissions: African Young Feminist Blog “Sauti”
Deadline: 31 August 2020 One Young World has launched the first global fund for young leaders working on the front lines of COVID-19. The fund is the first of its kind for young leaders who are addressing the impacts of COVID-19 and is supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and United Way. The Covid-19 Young Leaders Fund is established to fund initiatives from young leaders around the world which are directly battling the Coronavirus pandemic with tangible front-line … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Young Leaders Fund 2020: Applications are open now!
Deadline: 6 July 2020 The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs is seeking applications for Food Charities Grant Fund to help peoples affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). If you run a front-line food aid charity you can apply for a grant of up to £100,000 to help you continue to provide food to the vulnerable. Eligibility Criteria You’re eligible to apply if you: are unable to meet an increased demand for food from vulnerable individuals or supporting charities … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Apply for Food Charities Grant Fund (United Kingdom)
Deadline: 31 May 2020 EIT Urban Mobility has announced a new call dedicated to addressing urban mobility challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Strategic Objectives Create liveable urban spaces Close the knowledge gap Deploy user-centric, integrated mobility solutions Accelerate market opportunities Promote effective policies and behaviour change Scope To meet the exceptional scope of the COVID-19 Crisis Response Call, projects should: Address the COVID-19 … [Read more...] about EIT Urban Mobility launches Call for 2020 COVID-19 Response Activities
Deadline: 12 June 2020 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) announces an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications in support of the goal of combatting corruption arising in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A competitive project will demonstrate substantial experience with anti-corruption programming, including on open government and public procurement issues; proven connections to a range of anti-corruption … [Read more...] about Bureau of DRL seeking Application for Countering Corruption amid COVID-19
Deadline: 10 June 2020 The U.S. Embassy Podgorica/Public Affairs Office of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a project to address secondary effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on vulnerable populations (included, but not limited to, women, youth, minorities, the elderly, and people with disabilities) in Montenegro. Funding Information Award floor: $10,000 Award ceiling: $20,000 Total amount available: … [Read more...] about U.S. Embassy in Montenegro seeking Applications for 2020 COVID-19 Response Fund
Deadline: 5 June 2020 The Twilio.org invites you to submit your application for the COVID-19 crisis line grant round. The impact of COVID-19 on people around the world compounds every day. In these difficult times, millions of people are reaching out to hotlines and helplines for support, counseling, resources, and information. Demand for these vital services has increased dramatically at the same time that their employees and volunteers must transition to virtual services and remote … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals for COVID-19 Crisis Line Grant Round
Deadline: 13 June 2020 UNICEF has partnered with Cartedo to empower youth across Africa to solve a series of global grand challenges and positively impact communities while developing employability skills. They believe that youth have unique perspectives on these challenges and should be given the opportunity to become knowledge producers. This is your chance to Be seen, Be heard and Be the Change! This challenge gives youth a voice in exploring how we might empower people and communities … [Read more...] about UNICEF/Cartedo announce COVID-19 Challenge to Empower Youth across Africa
Deadline: 2 June 2020 In response to the global health crisis, Africalia wants to support artists in their creative dynamics by setting up the "Creativity is life" grants. No country or area is spared by covid-19, and the population is largely locked down. The cultural and creative field is particularly affected : they are the first sector that had to stop its activities and will likely be the last to start up again Objectives In response to the global health crisis, particularly … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: “Creativity is Life” Grants