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.

Rumphius Foundation Grants: Enriching Groups and Organizations in United States

Deadline: 28 February 2019 The Rumphius Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to brighten the lives of a diverse range of people in need of a helping hand through projects that enrich groups and organizations across America, and simultaneously educate young people about sustainability and healthy living. The purpose of the Rumphius Foundation is to make the world a little more beautiful; to sow little seeds of hope and joy that will strengthen community and protect the … [Read more...]

SHRIM Call for Proposals: Supporting the Implementation of Security and Human Rights

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Security and Human Rights Implementation Mechanism (SHRIM) has launched its first call for proposals to support the implementation of security and human rights good practices at the local level in contexts of fragility. An important wider objective of the SHRIM is to foster greater public-private cooperation; the Mechanism promotes partnerships with local, regional and international stakeholders. This objective is shared by other actors in the security and human … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

Deadline: 10 August 2018 The Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia has announced a call for proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) to support small-scale but high-impact projects in developing countries, which align with the one of the action areas that guide the Government of Canada’s international assistance. The program is directed at projects conceived and designed predominantly by local partners. Projects are selected and approved by the relevant Canadian Embassy or High … [Read more...]

FHI 360: DREAMS – Community Mobilization and Norms Change Program

Deadline: 6 August 2018 FHI 360 is seeking applications from South African non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for grants in support of a one-year DREAMS: Community Mobilization and Norms Change program to be implemented in Region D of the City of Johannesburg district, in Gauteng Province. This initiative is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), as part of the Determined, Resilient, Empowered, … [Read more...]

High Commission of Canada in Jamaica: 2018-19 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Deadline: 27 July 2018 High Commission of Canada in Jamaica is seeking proposals for its 2018-19 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI). The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) program for Jamaica is administered directly through the High Commission of Canada for Jamaica, based in Kingston, Jamaica. The CFLI program is funded and administered separately from Canada’s Caribbean Regional Development Program, which covers the CARICOM countries. Thematic Priorities All projects must align … [Read more...]

European Commission CFPs: Supporting National or Transnational Projects on Non-discrimination and Roma Integration

Deadline: 9 October 2018 European Commission is inviting proposals for its Grant program entitled “Support National or Transnational Projects on Non-discrimination and Roma Integration” to co-fund national or transnational projects tackling at least one of the following grounds of discrimination of Art. 19 TFEU: racial or ethnic origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation. Aims Fighting against discrimination based on sexual orientation in society and promoting the … [Read more...]

BIRAC 13th Call for Proposals: Biotechnology Ignition Grant Scheme in India

Deadline: 16 August 2018 The Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) is currently accepting proposals for its “Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG) Scheme” to enable technology innovators and entrepreneurs to pursue a promising technology idea, and establish and validate proof of concept (POC) for the idea. By funding establishment and validation of POC, BIRAC wishes to help innovators and entrepreneurs advance an idea closer to eventual commercialization/implementation in the … [Read more...]

Gender Responsive Investment Projects: Inclusive and Equitable Local Development (IELD) Program in Bangladesh

Deadline: 16 August 2018 The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) is inviting Private SMEs, Companies, Local Government Institutions (LGIs), NGOs and any organizations engaged in women economic empowerment in Bangladesh to submit gender responsive proposals for funding under the IELD program. Focus Areas Women Economic Empowerment or Gender Responsive SMEs: Investment projects owned or developed by women or projects with large derived benefits accruing to women, which address … [Read more...]

Sparkplug Foundation: Funding for Start-up Organizations and New Projects

Deadline: 29 September 2018 The Sparkplug Foundation is currently accepting applications to fund start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education and community organizing. The Foundation aims to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justice, and sustainable energy in the rebuilding of the U.S. and global economies. Eligibility criteria Sparkplug makes grants anywhere in the … [Read more...]

Graham Foundation: Call for Applications for 2019 Grants to Individuals

Deadline: 15 September 2018 The Graham Foundation is seeking applications for its 2019 Grants to Individuals. Priorities The priorities for Individuals are to: Provide opportunities to create, develop, and communicate a project about architecture and the designed environment that will contribute to their creative, intellectual, and professional growth at crucial or potentially transformative stages in their careers. Support their efforts to take positions, develop new forms of … [Read more...]

AI for Earth Program: Seeking Proposals from all over the World

Deadline: 8 October 2018 The National Geographic Society (NGS) and Microsoft’s AI for Earth program are seeking proposals to support the exploration of how Artificial intelligence (AI) can help us understand, engage, and protect the planet. The grants will support the creation and deployment of open source trained models and algorithms that are available to other environmental researchers and innovators and thereby have the potential to provide exponential impact. Core Areas To qualify, … [Read more...]

ERT/GYLA Call for Applications: Addressing Discrimination and Inequality

Deadline: 27 July 2018 The Equal Rights Trust (ERT), an independent international organization with expertise in enhancing equality and combating discrimination, in partnership with the Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association (GYLA), are implementing a project funded by the European Union to improve the implementation of selected UN and ILO Conventions in Georgia. The Call for Applications aims to support implementation of UN and ILO conventions in Georgia, addressed against discrimination and … [Read more...]

Matrix Causes Fund: Supporting the Needs of Vulnerable Persons in UK

Deadline: 17 September 2018 Applications Open for Matrix Causes Fund to provide support to organisations which promote access to justice (particularly for people trying to get support to meet their basic personal needs), or promote equality of opportunity, or promote a sustainable environment. The Matrix Causes Fund is a charitable fund administered by Matrix. Since 2003 they have committed over £950,000 to national and international charitable causes. Funding Information The MCF will only … [Read more...]

The Prince Claus Fund 2nd Open Call: First Aid to Documentary Heritage under Threat

Deadline: 16 September 2018 The Prince Claus Fund, through its Cultural Emergency Response (CER) programme and the Whiting Foundation are accepting proposals for projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean to safeguard documentary heritage that is acutely threatened by recent conflict or other disaster, whether natural or man-made. The second round will continue to facilitate the vital work of restoring physical objects and making the information they carry accessible to a wider … [Read more...]

khyentse Foundation: Seeking Applications for Ashoka Grants

Deadline: 15 August 2018 The khyentse Foundation is seeking applications for its Ashoka Grants to preserve and promote the Dharma and working to increase Dharma activity around the world in creative and long-lasting ways. This program identifies and supports organizations and individuals working to increase Dharma activity around the world. The Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded in 2001 by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche to support all traditions of Buddhist study and practice. Since … [Read more...]

WARC Travel Grant Program: Inviting West African Nationals to Promote Intra-African Cooperation

Deadline: 15 September 2018 The West African Research Association (WARC) is currently inviting applicants from West African nationals for its Travel Grant program to promote intra-African cooperation and exchange among researchers and institutions by providing support to African scholars and graduate students for research visits to other institutions on the continent. Funding for the WARC Travel Grant Program is provided by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the US Department of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Arts Grants Program!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Arts Council Of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa is seeking applications for its Arts Grants that help New Zealand artists, arts practitioners and arts organisations to create and distribute their work. Purpose Arts Grants help New Zealand artists, arts practitioners and arts organisations to: research and create work present and distribute their work nationally and internationally. develop skills including mentoring, internships, residencies workshops and … [Read more...]

Fiji Women’s Fund: Inviting Women’s Groups, Networks and Organisations in Fiji

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Fiji Women’s Fund (the Fund) is currently inviting women’s groups, networks and organisations in Fiji to submit an expression of interest on one or more of the following priority areas: Empowering women through increased economic opportunities Eliminating violence against women Improving women’s participation in leadership and decision making Strengthening women’s groups and coalitions for change. The Fiji Women’s Fund (the Fund) is an initiative … [Read more...]

BST: Call for Applications for CSOs and Groups from Armenia

Deadline: 17 August 2018 The Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation (BST) has launched a new call for applications for Civil Society Organizations and Groups from Armenia to support civic initiatives in Armenia meant to support the democratic processes and citizen involvement in decision-making, as well as to address some of the obstacles in further democratic development of the country. Funding Information The average grant will be $24,999 USD. Multilateral projects may exceed that … [Read more...]

Hindustan Unilever Foundation: Supporting Solutions that can Transform India’s Water Footprint in Agriculture

Deadline: 15 August 2018 Hindustan Unilever Foundation (HUF) has announced a call to support solutions for highly efficient use of water in agriculture. HUF invites organisations with scalable solutions that can transform India's water footprint in agriculture from a highly inefficient state to one of 'more crop per drop' for submission in 2018 (July-September). Focus Areas The foundation is seeking projects that demonstrate innovation and measurable outcomes in the following areas: … [Read more...]