Inspirit Foundation: Inviting Applicants for Core Grants

Deadline: 9 July 2018 Inspirit Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Core grants to support organizations developing innovative institutional, systemic, or interpersonal solutions addressing Islamophobia or reconciliation, while increasing the capacity for Muslim and Indigenous communities to address these issues. These grants prioritize organizations that are Indigenous-led or Muslim-led in order to provide critical support to emerging organizations from communities that have … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Mozambique: Call for Proposals on Social Marginalization

Deadline: 27 July 2018 The Public Affairs Office of U.S. Embassy in Maputo, Mozambique is seeking public diplomacy proposals addressing the following problem:  Many young men and women living in the districts of Palma, Nangade, Mocímboa da Praia, and Macomia view themselves as socially marginalized. Funding Information The suggested proposal range is between $5,000 and $25,000. Multiple proposals may be selected for funding. The performance period for proposals must take place … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: GEF SGP National Indigenous Peoples Fellowship

Deadline: 30 June 2018 In line with the objectives of the 6th Operational Phase (OP6) of the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP), implemented by UNDP, running from 2015-2019, the SGP has developed a fellowship initiative to increase its support to indigenous peoples. The aim of the SGP indigenous fellowship initiative is to develop higher-level capacity of existing and potential indigenous leaders to advance the work of their communities, organizations and networks at national, regional and … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Voice’s Seizing the Moment: Global Sudden Opportunity Grants!

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Are you a global or regional coalition or network that is led by one of Voice’s target groups? Do you see a sudden and unanticipated opportunity to undertake joint action to influence global and/or regional bodies for your cause? Is there a sudden threat to civic space at regional or global level that could have a ripple effect on your access to (productive) resources and employment, access to social services, or your space for political participation? Is there a … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Voice’s Laos Empowerment Grants!

Deadline: 9 July 2018 Are you a new and/or informal group that is led by one of Voice’s target groups? Do you want to learn how to (better) work together?  Do you want to work on leadership and/or increasing confidence of and within your group members? Do you want to embark on a journey to change attitudes and/or social norms in Laos towards your target group? If you answered yes to any of the questions above, then apply for Voice’s Laos Empowerment Grants! Target Groups This Call for … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Brazil: Call for Proposals for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Deadline: 21 May 2018 Embassy of Canada to Brazil is seeking proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) to strengthen relations between Canada, the Brazilian civil society and the local communities, helping to build networks of contacts in around the world. The CFLI provides financial assistance to cover part or all the costs of projects that are comparatively modest in scope, scale and expense, and are generally designed and developed by authorities or organizations of local … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Connecting Voice(s): Uganda Linking & Learning Facilitation!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Is your organisation passionate about facilitating dynamic learning experiences with diverse groups of people? Do you have experience working with civil society groups in Uganda? Do you use participatory, creative and transformative approaches in networking with other stakeholders? Does your organisation undertake research to identify what works and what doesn’t work in development work and replicate best practices? If your answer yes, you could be the organisation that … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Australian Disability and Indigenous Peoples’ Education Fund (ADIPEF)!

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Australian Disability and Indigenous Peoples’ Education Fund (ADIPEF) to assist people with disability gain empowerment through access to formal and informal education programs. Unfortunately for many people with disabilities their early years are more about cure and rehabilitation than stable, well-grounded education. The skills to make and retain careers, relationships and friends are developed while they attend school … [Read more...]

Voice’s Celebrating Inclusion! Innovate and Learn Grant Program

Deadline: 9 April 2018 Is your organisation adept at facilitating dynamic learning experiences with diverse groups of people? Do you have deep and extensive experience working with civil society groups across Africa and Asia? Do you practice participatory, creative, and transformative approaches to Leave No One Behind? Are you driven by the principle of Nothing About Us Without Us? And, most importantly, do you promote inclusive innovation to catalyse transformative change for the most … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: ICCA GSI – GEF Small Grants Programme

Deadline: 6 April 2018 SGP in Malaysia is currently inviting qualified civil society organizations to put forward proposals that would help SGP undertake a project that working in the territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities (ICCAs) in Malaysia. The Global Support Initiative for Indigenous Peoples and Community – Conserved Territories and Areas (ICCA-GSI) is a global project funded by the Government of Germany, through its Federal ministry of the Environment, … [Read more...]

Voice: Inviting Organisations for Indonesia Empowerment Grants Program

Deadline: 20 April 2018 Are you part of an informal group or a small organisation? Do you need to organise your members or strengthen your group? Do you have ideas on how to tackle the issues you face? Do you want to build confidence, skills, and leadership of the people you represent within your community? Are you working to promote a positive image of your members and fight discrimination? If yes, then apply for the Voice’s Indonesia Empowerment Grants! Empowerment Grants are the most … [Read more...]

Voice’s Indonesia Influencing Grants: Amplifying the Voices of Marginalised and Discriminated Groups

 Deadline: 20 April 2018 Does your organisation want to advocate and lobby for the proper implementation of current laws or for new policies? Do you want to build a network of like-minded organisations to amplify the voices of marginalised and discriminated groups? Do you want to influence and change your local community’s attitudes, practices, and processes towards a Voice target group? If yes, then apply for the Voice’s Indonesia Influencing Grants! Influencing Grants are the most … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Indonesia Sudden Opportunity Grants Program!

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Has there been an unanticipated closure or widening of civic space at national level? Is there a time-bound opportunity to influence policy on criminalisation, marginalisation, discrimination, and/or exclusion? Do these events directly impact one or more Voice target groups? Are you proposing to act in a collective fashion? If you answered “yes” to the questions above, then apply for the Voice’s Sudden Opportunity Grants! Impact Areas Improved access to … [Read more...]

Voice’s Indonesia Innovate and Learn Grants: Testing and Scaling New Approaches

Deadline: 20 April 2018 Do you have an innovative idea to address the marginalisation, discrimination, and exclusion experienced by Voice target groups? Do you want to learn if this innovation is effective and can be scaled-up? Do you see an opportunity where new technologies and approaches can be leveraged to meet the challenges faced by your community? If yes, then apply for the Voice's Indonesia Innovate and Learn Grants! This is intended for groups, organisations, networks, consortia, … [Read more...]

Apply for Voice’s Breaking down Silos: Kenya Innovate and Learn Grants Program!

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Voice is seeking proposals for its “Breaking down Silos: Kenya Innovate and Learn Grants” program. This Call for Proposals (CfP) is designed to help Voice in Kenya and its potential grantees to test as well as learn from innovation. There exist many new, interesting and effective methods for supporting the Voice target groups in participating in their own governance and improving access to resources and services.  Voice in Kenya hopes to capture and stimulate learning of … [Read more...]

Apply for Voice’s Let’s try something new: Cambodia Innovate and Learn Grants!

Deadline: 16 April 2018 Do you want to try something new and innovative to support your target groups?  Have you tested a new approach but haven’t had time or resources to document, reflect and learn? Do you want to try using artivism (art for activism) to amplify the voices of your target groups? Do you want to scale up and disseminate an innovative approach but with a different target group or geographical area? If you answered yes to any of the questions above, then apply for Voice's Let's … [Read more...]

Voice’s Let’s Make it Happen: Cambodia Influencing Grants

Deadline: 16 April 2018 Are you a Cambodian organisation that is led by one of Voice’s target groups? Do you see an opportunity to guide or influence national or local bodies in Cambodia so that they are more open and receptive to the needs and interests of your target group?  Do you want to inspire attitudinal and policy change amongst people and governments in Cambodia towards your target group? Do you want to try innovative and new ways to influence? If you answered “yes” to the questions … [Read more...]

Voice’s Using the Moment: Cambodia Sudden Opportunity Grants

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Voice Cambodia is currently inviting Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) for its "Using the Moment: Cambodia Sudden Opportunity Grants" to undertake a joint action to address specific, unanticipated opportunities to influence policy in Cambodia, especially those that could have a ripple effect or that can impact one or more of Voice target groups in one or more of the impact themes. It is an opportunity for strategic advocacy, coordination of CSOs and/collective … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Small is Beautiful: Cambodia Empowerment Grants!

Deadline: 16 April 2018 Are you a new and/or informal group that is led by one of Voice’s target groups? Do you want to learn how to (better) work together?  Do you want to work on leadership and/or increasing confidence of and within your group members? Do you want to embark on a journey to change attitudes and/or social norms in Cambodia towards your target group? If you answered “yes” to the questions above, then apply for Voice's Small is Beautiful: Cambodia Empowerment Grants! Target … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Concept Notes: Inviting National NGOs for Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in collaboration with National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) is seeking concept notes for its Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan. The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) provides nongovernmental and community-based organizations (NGOs/CBOs) with grants to enable them to tackle global environmental challenges while addressing local sustainable development needs. SGP is a GEF … [Read more...]