Canon Collins Trust: Seeking Applications for Kader Asmal Fellowship

Deadline: 20 February 2018 The Embassy of Ireland in South Africa in partnership with Canon Collins Trust is inviting applications for its scholarships for postgraduate study in Ireland commencing in September 2018. The fellowship programme has two strands: 13 annual awards for postgraduate study in: Business Management Economics, Accounting, and Human Resource Management Management and Business Agriculture, Food Science & Nutrition Agriculture, Climate … [Read more...]

ELRHA Innovation Fund: Small Grants of up to £50,000

Deadline: 10 December 2017 ELRHA is seeking applications for its Innovation Fund to support innovators across the entire innovation lifecycle. These grants are focused on parts of the innovation lifecycle that are often under-resourced:  problem recognition, advancing seed-funded projects, and project diffusion. Innovation Stages Through this Call, up to ten small grants of up to £50,000 each will be made available for the following innovation stages: Problem Recognition – Recognition … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: APN’s Annual Proposal Development Training Workshop (PDTW)

Deadline: 23 December 2017 Are you young researcher working in Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Viet Nam, and Thailand and interested in developing regional proposals? If yes, then apply for the Proposal Development Training Workshop (PDTW). Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) in collaboration with Vietnam Academy of Science & Technology (VAST) is seeking applications for its Proposal Development Training Workshop (PDTW) in order to enhance … [Read more...]

USAID: Responding to Pakistan’s Internally Displaced (RAPID) III

Deadline: 29 November 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to fund a program entitled Responding to Pakistan’s Internally Displaced III (RAPID III). USAID/OFDA responds to all types of foreign natural disasters, including earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, cyclones, floods, droughts, fires, pest infestations, and disease outbreaks. USAID/OFDA also provides assistance when lives or livelihoods … [Read more...]

German Embassy in Accra, Ghana: Seeking Applications for Small Scale Projects

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The German Embassy in Accra, Ghana is seeking applications for its Small Scale Projects to provide funds to local beneficiaries under the aspect of social, humanitarian and charitable assistance. Its focus is on underprivileged groups in the society. Small scale projects do not form part of current projects of development cooperation; they are independent projects funded from their initial stage to final completion. Funding Information The allocation in … [Read more...]

Concern Worldwide: Call for Proposals for RAPID Fund

Deadline: 15 November 2017 Concern Worldwide is seeking proposals for its RAPID Fund to fund humanitarian organizations to implement short-term relief/early recovery projects for the returnees to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Temporarily Dislocated Persons (TDPs) residing in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). Concern RAPID Fund aims to complement the efforts of the Government of Pakistan towards relief and recovery assistance to affected populations. Concern Worldwide is an … [Read more...]

SCT Grant Program: Supporting Projects Engaged in the Relief of Human Suffering

Deadline: 17 November 2017 The Souter Charitable Trust (SCT) is seeking applications for its program to supports 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 has given donations to charities involved in drug, alcohol and nicotine addiction campaigns and supported HIV and AIDS initiatives in more than 20 countries around the globe. It also gave grants to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Cycle 7 Grant Program!

Deadline: 12 January 2018 Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) has launched a Call for Pre-Proposals for its Cycle 7 grant program with an aim to leverage USG scientific investment in R&D to support USAID’s development goals in priority countries. This cycle marks the return of the program's Open Call for proposals from all eligible countries on a wide range of development-related fields, including biodiversity, agriculture, environment, clean energy, disaster … [Read more...]

BMBF Call for Proposals: International Disaster and Risk Management (IKARIM) Grant Program

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has announced the International Disaster and Risk Management (IKARIM) call for proposals within the "Research for Civil Security 2012-2017" that aims to transfer know-how and to form international partnerships for disaster risk management. The focus is on innovative, application-oriented co-operation projects that contribute to population protection, disaster prevention and the protection of critical … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is seeking applications for the Australian Government’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a small grants program that is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Jordan. DAP focuses on small-scale development projects that can provide direct benefits to those most in need in the local community. Funding Eligibility Projects that aim to … [Read more...]

Innovation Norway Call for Proposals 2017: Humanitarian Innovation and Preparedness Grant

Deadline: 17 October 2017 Innovation Norway is currently inviting humanitarian organizations to submit applications for projects relevant for the following two schemes with an aim to stimulate innovation projects and strengthen humanitarian emergency preparedness with focus on supporting the Sustainable Development Goals. The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has given Innovation Norway the mandate to manage NOK 30 million to humanitarian innovation and preparedness initiatives in … [Read more...]

SATREPS Call for Proposals: Promoting International Joint Research Targeting Global Issues

Deadline: 30 October 2017 The Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), in collaboration with the Japan International Collaboration Agency (JICA) is seeking proposals for its Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development program (SATREPS) with an aim to promote international joint research targeting global issues. The aim of the program is to acquire new knowledge and technology that lead to the resolution of global issues and the advance of science and technology, … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Hilton Humanitarian Prize 2018!

Deadline: 18 October 2017 The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Hilton Humanitarian Prize 2018 in order to recognize and advance the efforts of the recipient organization, but also to call attention to the worldwide need for humanitarian aid and to encourage others to expand their support. Focus Areas Extraordinary contributions toward alleviating human suffering Established record of achievement Demonstration of long-term sustainable impact … [Read more...]

Australian Representative Office in Ramallah: Direct Aid Program in the Palestinian Territories

Deadline: 1 October 2017 The Australian Representative Office in Ramallah is seeking applications for its 2017-18 Direct Aid Program which is a flexible small grants program funded by the Australian Government in over 60 overseas missions. The Australian Representative Office (ARO), Ramallah, runs the DAP program in the Palestinian Territories. The primary objective of DAP is to achieve practical and tangible humanitarian or developmental outcomes in vulnerable communities. DAP funds … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: GSMA Disaster Response Innovation Fund

Deadline: 13 October 2017 Do you have an innovative idea that supports responses to natural disasters or humanitarian emergencies? If yes then apply for GSMA Disaster Response Innovation Fund! The GSMA Disaster Response Innovation Fund can provide funding to help applicants to test or scale it. GSMA is looking for ideas that use mobile technology to assist and empower individuals or communities affected by humanitarian emergencies, or to strengthen prevention, preparedness and response in … [Read more...]

APN Call for Proposals: Inviting Applicants for 2017 CRRP and CAPaBLE Programmes

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The Asia Pacific Network (APN) for Global Change Research is currently inviting applicants for the two programmes: Collaborative Regional Research Program (CRRP) Capacity Development Program (CAPaBLE) Priority Topics APN invites trans- and interdisciplinary research and capacity development proposals focusing on the following topics for South Asia, Southeast Asia and Temperate East Asia as indicated below: South Asia Policy-relevant research … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission in Mauritius: Direct Aid Program to provide Small Grants to Organizations

Deadline: 5 October 2017 The Australian High Commission in Port Louis, Mauritius is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program which is a flexible small grants program to help fund development projects in Mauritius, Rodrigues, Madagascar, Comoros and the Seychelles. The primary objective of the DAP is to achieve a practical and tangible humanitarian or developmental outcome in vulnerable communities. DAP funds activities that have a direct, practical and immediate impact. Priorities In … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission in Republic of Nauru: Direct Aid Program 2017-18

Deadline: 29 September 2017 The Australian High Commission in Republic of Nauru is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017-18 which is a small grants fund that is managed by the Australian High Commission. Aims The DAP is a small grants fund that aims to: Support small-scale projects which can then continue and sustain themselves. Advance developmental objectives and address humanitarian hardship. Benefit as many people as possible. Funding Information … [Read more...]

Souter Charitable Trust: Supporting Projects Engaged in the Relief of Human Suffering

Deadline: 22 September 2017 The Souter Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its program to supports 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 has given donations to charities involved in drug, alcohol and nicotine addiction campaigns and supported HIV and AIDS initiatives in more than 20 countries around the globe. It also gave grants to charities … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Ockenden International Prize!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Entries are open for the 2018 Ockenden International Prize to recognize and reward innovative work that fosters self-reliance for refugees and/or internally displaced people (IDPs) anywhere in the world. The Ockenden International Prizes remain focused on identifying solutions to the challenges faced by displaced people, raising awareness of their needs, and rewarding outstanding projects. Prize information The four winner will get a prize of … [Read more...]