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.

U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia: Democracy Outreach/Alumni Program

Deadline: 15 May 2018 The U.S. Embassy is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 ESF-funded Democracy Outreach/Alumni Program to provide support for U.S. Government (USG) alumni activities. The Program allows post to provide individual grants to Georgian USG alumni, for activities that support democratic advancement and economic reform. Grant proposals must support projects that address a tangible need in a community and have measurable outcomes.  Applicants may develop partnerships with … [Read more...]

The Maypole Fund: Seeking Applications from Women to Proactively Challenge Patriarchy

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Maypole Fund is seeking applications from women only with an aim to resource imaginative, non-violent activities by feminist anti-militarist women whether individual women or women only groups to proactively challenge patriarchy. Maypole Fund is welcome applications from women only for projects and activities for any of the following: anti-militarism; action against the arms trade; action against nuclear weapons and weapons systems; creating a culture … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Seeking Applications for Democracy, Human Rights, and Rule of Law in Syria

Deadline: 4 May 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 advance human rights and rule of law in Syria. Focus Areas Civil Society Support for Peacebuilding, Coexistence, and Conflict Mitigation (approximately $2,750,000 available): DRL’s objective is support for a diverse, multi-ethnic and multi-religious society that respects the rights … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Albania: Promoting Understanding between the United States and Albania

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Tirana is currently inviting Albanian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and Albanian cultural/ educational organizations to submit proposals that promote understanding of the United States, advance U.S. foreign policy objectives, or foster exchange between the United States and Albania. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S Embassy in Tirana is particularly interested in projects that: Support the development … [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...]

SSHRC: Seeking Applications for Connection Grants Program

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) is seeking applications for its program “Connection Grants” that support events and outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives. Connection Grants support workshops, colloquiums, conferences, forums, summer institutes or other events or outreach activities that facilitate: disciplinary and/or interdisciplinary exchanges in the humanities and social sciences; … [Read more...]

STAR-Ghana: Local Governance – Strategic Partnerships Component

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for STAR-Ghana's Local Governance - Strategic Partnerships Component that aims to strengthen, scale up and consolidate the results of previous and on-going local governance focused initiatives particularly in the areas of inclusive voice, improved access and transparency in service delivery. The Strategic Policy Grants Component will support national level CSOs with capacity to do strategic level policy influencing to implement … [Read more...]

STAR-Ghana: Local Governance – Local Partnerships Component

Deadline: 2 March 2018 Applications are open for the STAR-Ghana's Local Governance - Local Partnerships Component that aims to strengthen, scale up and consolidate the results of previous and on-going local governance focused initiatives particularly in the areas of inclusive voice, improved access and transparency in service delivery. The local partnership component will support local actions at the district and local levels, enabling citizens address locally salient service delivery issues. … [Read more...]

Ben & Jerry’s Foundation: Seeking Applications for Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program

Deadline: 18 April 2018 The Ben & Jerry’s Foundation is seeking applications for Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program that is foundation's most competitive grant program to offer general or project support to non-profit organizations throughout the United States. Lasting change occurs when Social Justice Movements are built from the ground up and grassroots groups come together across sectors and constituencies to work for the common principles of Human Rights and Justice for … [Read more...]

Jana Robeyst Trust Fund: Inviting Applicants for Small Conservation Grants

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF) is currently inviting applicants for its “Small Conservation Grants” to provide financial resources for non-profit organisations and individuals to carry out vital field conservation work in Africa. The Trust Fund will support, on a small scale, up to a maximum of 1.500 euro per application, scientists financially in carrying out their research. The JRTF aims to provide relatively small levels of funding for ongoing projects or pilot … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Namibia: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects

Deadline: 13 April 2018 The Embassy of Japan in Namibia is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) with an aim to bring a direct and immediate impact on the well-being of disadvantaged communities at a grass-roots level by supporting relatively small development projects to be implemented by Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs). The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) was first introduced as the Small Scale Grant … [Read more...]

Growth through Nutrition: Seeking Proposals for Small Research Grant Program

Deadline: 11 March 2018 Growth through Nutrition is seeking proposals for its Small Research Grant Program under the Feed the Future Ethiopia Growth through Nutrition Activity. Feed the Future Ethiopia Growth through Nutrition Activity is USAID’s five-year flagship (Sept 1, 2016, to August 31, 2021) multi-sector nutrition and WASH project. The project aims to improve the nutritional status of women and young children in Ethiopia’s four productive regions, focusing on the first 1,000 days (from … [Read more...]

Patagonia: Inviting Applicants for Japan Grants Program

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Patagonia is inviting applicants for its Japan Grants Program to support small groups that work directly at grassroots and have groups working on multiple campaigns trying to protect / restore the natural environment. Patagonia supports community-based groups trying to preserve the habitats of the remaining creatures in the community, and we are working on a community-based group that supports one community-based tree in the forest, tributaries in the forest, wildlife … [Read more...]

AIDS United: Seeking LOIs for Sector Transformation Initiative!

Deadline: 14 March 2018 AIDS United is currently seeking letters of inquiry for its Sector Transformation Initiative. With advances in HIV prevention and treatment, shifts in government and private funding priorities, and implementation of health care reform, organizations – particularly many community-based and culturally-specific organizations – around the country are encountering both opportunities and challenges to sustaining critical services addressing HIV and AIDS in their communities. … [Read more...]

Ornithological Society of the Middle East: Seeking Applications for Conservation Fund

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Ornithological Society of the Middle East (OSME) is seeking applications for its “Conservation Fund”, which is small grants programme that supports bird conservation projects in the OSME region. Project Priorities Initiated and carried out by nationals of OSME region countries, and/or Include a strong educational element, pro-actively engaging local communities and/or Include a strong educational element, pro-actively engaging local communities and/or … [Read more...]

Australia Council for the Arts: Seeking Applications for “Career Development Grants for Individuals” Program

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The Australia Council for the Arts is seeking applications for its program entitled “Career Development Grants for Individuals” in order to provide support to further develop skills or improve capacity to build an enduring career in the arts. These grants can support a broad range of activities such as skills and professional development, mentorships, showcases, residencies and other projects directly related to career development. Grant Information Career … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Australia Council’s Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups Program!

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The Australia Council for the Art is currently accepting applications for its program entitled “Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups” that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public, including national and international audiences. Grant Information Grants are available from $10,000 to $50,000. Supported activities must last no longer than three years from the proposed start date. Activities Applicants can apply for a range of activities: … [Read more...]

DFID: Delivering Climate Resilient Water and Sanitation in Ethiopia

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The UK’s Department of International Development (DFID) is currently seeking applications for its programme entitled "Delivering Climate Resilient Water and Sanitation in Ethiopia". The programme “Delivering climate resilient water and sanitation in Ethiopia” will consist of a programme of financial aid and technical assistance to the Government of Ethiopia and other non-state actors to implement measures to improve the resilience of water and sanitation services to … [Read more...]

The Australia Council for the Arts: Inviting Organisations for Arts Projects Program

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The Australia Council for the Arts is seeking applications from eligible organisations for its Arts Projects Program that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public, including national and international audiences. Grant Information Grants are available from $10,000 to $100,000. Supported activities must last no longer than 2 years from the proposed start date. Activities Applicants can apply for a range of activities: the creation of new … [Read more...]

DFID Call for Applications: BRILHO – Energy Africa Mozambique

Deadline: 13 March 2018 The UK’s Department of International Development (DFID) is currently seeking applications for its programme entitled "BRIHLO Energy Africa Mozambique". DFID's BRILHO programme aims to increase energy access in Mozambique through innovative private sector provision of, and investment in, off grid renewables, expanding market access of off-grid renewable energy products and related services to rural communities and businesses in Mozambique. Programme Components … [Read more...]