Latest Funds for NGOs, Call for Proposals and Call for Applications

A list of latest grant funding opportunities for NGOs and individuals including call for proposals, call for applications, request for proposals and expression of interest.

AAU Small Grants: Graduate Internships targeting Eastern & Southern Africa and Francophone Member Universities

Deadline: 15 August 2016 The Association of African Universities (AAU) with the support of the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida), is currently inviting students from African universities to acquire employable skills for the world of work upon graduation from their universities. Grants Offered The AAU has secured some funds to offer small grants of up to US$600 per person for graduate internships for its member universities. Eligibility Criteria Applicants should be … [Read more...]

Disability Awareness Raising Grant Scheme 2016: Improving Attitudes towards People with Disabilities

Deadline: 11 August 2016 The Department of Justice and Equality is currently inviting applications from organizations for its Disability Awareness Raising Grant Scheme 2016 with an aim to support the promotion of positive attitudes towards persons with disabilities. The Department of Justice and Equality will give preference to joint/collaborative applications that demonstrate collaboration between leading organisations to  enhance awareness and build competence in key services, in key … [Read more...]

Fish and Wildlife Service: Single Source Award to The Wildlife Society

Deadline: 28 August 2016 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is currently inviting applications for its Single Source Award to The Wildlife Society with an aim to “work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.” Training and technical assistance are used to enhance public awareness and understanding of natural resource conservation and preservation. This award is authorized by the Fish … [Read more...]

Nestlé Foundation: Supporting Research in Human Nutrition with Public Health

Deadline: 10 January 2017 The Nestlé Foundation is seeking letter of intent (LoI) for its various grant programs with an aim to initiate and support research in human nutrition with public health relevance in low-income and lower middle-income countries. The results of the research projects should ideally provide a basis for implementation and action which will lead to sustainable effects in the studied populations as generally applicable to the population at large. They should also enable … [Read more...]

ICSU Call for Applications: Understanding the “Energy-Health-Natural Disasters” nexus in African Cities

Deadline: 15 August 2016 The International Council for Science (ICSU), in partnership with the Network of African Science Academies (NASAC) and the International Social Science Council (ISSC), is currently seeking pre-proposals to identify collaborative research projects engaging atleast with two nexus areas (energy, health or natural disasters) in the urban environment in Africa. The call for pre-proposals aims to identify collaborative research projects in Africa interested to explore … [Read more...]

Department of Energy/Office of Science: Early Career Research Program

Deadline: 14 November 2016 The Office of Science of the Department of Energy is currently inviting applications for its Early Career Research Program with an aim to support the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and to stimulate research careers in the areas supported by the DOE Office of Science. Program Areas Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR); Biological and Environmental Research (BER); Basic Energy Sciences … [Read more...]

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Inviting Organizations to Support & Strengthen Geospatial Data in Africa

Deadline: 5 August 2016 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is currently inviting applications from eligible organizations for its Geospatial Data in Africa with an aim to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of creating and using location-based analysis to accelerate the reduction of global inequities. This organization would serve as a strategic grant maker, capacity builder, and effectively coordinate with others working in mapping and data on the continent. Program … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundation: Providing Grants for the Mental Health Initiatives

Deadline: Ongoing Open Society Foundation is seeking applications for the Mental Health Initiative, part of the Open Society Public Health Program, provides grants to projects that stimulate the reform of national health, social welfare, and employment policies. The initiative also provides technical assistance and training in substantive areas to its grantees. Many grantees provide quality, community-based services, demonstrating that people with intellectual and/or psychosocial disabilities … [Read more...]

The Innocent Foundation: Seed Funding for Charities in UK

Deadline: Ongoing The Innocent Foundation is seeking applications for its Seed Funding with an aim to help partner charities get new projects off the ground. Applicant's project focuses on sustainable agriculture activities, helping communities grow enough to feed and support themselves. While foundation aims to be the first funder for applicant's project to help them get started, it wants to help applicant unlock co-funding from other donors to make foundation's grant go further. Funding … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Research on Forced Migration and Humanitarian Assistance

Deadline: 5 August 2016 The Response 2 Resilience (R2R), a non-profit organization is seeking proposals for a programme entitled "Forced Migration and Humanitarian Assistance: Critical Implications and Integral Solutions" with an aim to improve the humanitarian response to crises and protracted refugee situations in the most vulnerable communities. This call seeks proposals to assess and identify the risk factors and opportunities that are inherent to population displacement to better inform … [Read more...]

Empowers Africa: Improving access to Education, Healthcare and Business Opportunities

Deadline: Rolling The Empowers Africa is seeking applications to fund and supports programs in the areas of human empowerment, wildlife protection and land conservation in Sub-Saharan Africa. It supports programs that empower communities by improving access to education, healthcare and business opportunities. Empowers Africa in protecting Africa’s natural wealth is critical to the empowerment of the surrounding communities. Projects are selected only if they are community-led, measurable and … [Read more...]

Joint Global Health Trials Scheme: Improving Health in Low and Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 15 September 2016 The UK Department for International Development (DFID), the UK Medical Research Council (MRC), the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the Wellcome Trust have jointly announced a seventh call for proposals to fund global health trials in order to generate new knowledge about interventions that will contribute to the improvement of health in low and middle income countries. Focus Areas (Not limited) Behavioural interventions Complex … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: HRP/TDR/PAHO Joint Small Grants Programme on Zika

Deadline: 15 September 2016 The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Regional Office for the Americas - the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is currently inviting applications for its HRP/TDR/PAHO Joint Small Grants Programme on Zika with an aim to approach the Zika virus (ZIKV) outbreak in a holistic manner that encompasses epidemiology, vector control, sexual and reproductive health and rights, and health systems. This approach should help ensure that new or improved knowledge resulting … [Read more...]

NWO-WOTRO Call for Proposals: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Research Programme

Deadline: 13 October 2016 NWO-WOTRO is currently inviting proposals for its Sexual and Reproductive Health Research (SRHR) Programme with an aim to generate insights in and a better understanding of processes that determine and strengthen the sexual and reproductive health of people, as well as their ability to claim their sexual and reproductive rights. Objectives To gain a better understanding of the socio-cultural and gender-related norms, behaviours and factors contributing to … [Read more...]

Fund for Local Cooperation: Improving the Functioning of Local Civil Society in Namibia

Deadline: 29 August 2016 Embassy of Finland in Windhoek is seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) in order to improve the functioning of civil society and capacity of private sector for implementing projects for socio-economically and environmentally sustainable development. The purpose of FLC instrument is two fold: To improve the functioning of local civil society for implementing target-oriented projects promoting democratic and … [Read more...]

Apply for Public Affairs Section Small Grants Program 2016!

Deadline: 31 August 2016 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Cotonou is seeking proposals from eligible organisations and individuals for a program entitled "Public Affairs Section Small Grants Program 2016" with an aim  to promote and shares U.S. values and culture with a variety of Beninese audiences, especially the youth, women and people from rural areas. Goals Strengthen Democracy and Good Governance Expand Development, Economic Prosperity and Trade … [Read more...]

Conquer Cancer Foundation: Inviting Applicants for Young Investigator Award Program

Deadline: 22 September 2016 The Conquer Cancer Foundation is currently seeking applications for its Young Investigator Award (YIA) with an aim to provide funding to promising investigators to encourage and promote quality research in clinical oncology. The purpose of this grant is to fund physicians during the transition from a fellowship program to a faculty appointment. The Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) was founded by the foremost cancer doctors of the American Society of Clinical … [Read more...]

Indian Health Service: National Indian Health Outreach and Education III – Health Reform

Deadline: 25 August 2016 The Indian Health Service (IHS) Office of Direct Service and Contracting Tribes (ODSCT) and the Office of Resource Access and Partnerships (ORAP) is currently inviting applications for its National Indian Health Outreach and Education III (NIHOE-III)-Health Reform that includes outreach and education activities on the following: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Public Law 111-148, as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, … [Read more...]

The Waterloo Foundation’s  Marine Programme: Inviting UK-based Charities

Deadline: 1 September 2016 The Waterloo Foundation (TWF) is currently inviting applicants from UK-based charities for its Marine Programme with an aim to support projects working to halt declining fish stocks that communities in developing countries rely on. Local projects Applications for local projects should demonstrate that they will positively impact upon the marine resource they are working to protect, and could include: Development of marine protected areas or sustainable … [Read more...]

EPA: Modeling of Climate Change Mitigation, Impacts and Adaptation

Deadline: 12 September 2016 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is currently inviting applications for its grant program entitled "Modeling of Climate Change Mitigation, Impacts and Adaptation" with an aim to advance the field of climate economic modeling to assist decision makers and the public in effectively responding to the challenges and opportunities posed by climate change. EPA is interested in proposals to improve the capabilities of existing CGE models. Applicant’s proposals must … [Read more...]

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