Apply for Connecting Voice(s): Cambodia Linking and Learning Facilitation!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Is your organization passionate about and adept at facilitating dynamic learning experiences with diverse groups of people? Do you have deep and extensive experience working with civil society groups in Cambodia? Do you practice participatory, creative, and transformative approaches in linking together communities online and offline? Do you regularly identify opportunities for collaboration and research? If you and your organization said yes to all of the questions … [Read more...]

Feminist Review Trust Fund: Supporting Projects to Represent the Diversity of Women’s Lives

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Feminist Review Trust is currently accepting applications from eligible entities for its grants program, representing the diversity of women’s lives globally and supporting the creativity with which women fight the inequalities they face. Set up in 2001, the Trust was funded by Feminist Review. Run as a collective since its inception in 1979 the voluntary work of  Feminist Review’s editorial teams over the years has provided the means for the Trust to share the … [Read more...]

Connecting Voice(s): Cambodia Linking and Learning Facilitation

Deadline: 29 October 2017 Is your organization passionate about and adept at facilitating dynamic learning experiences with diverse groups of people? Do you have deep and extensive experience working with civil society groups in Cambodia? Do you practice participatory, creative, and trans-formative approaches in linking together communities online and offline? Do you regularly identify opportunities for collaboration and research? If yes then Voice in Cambodia is looking for you! Voice is … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Promoting & Protecting the Human Rights of Marginalized Individuals

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced a Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) from civil society organizations for a program entitled “Promote and Protect the Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Women and Girls, LGBTI persons and other Marginalized Individuals”. This request is seeking programs that take an intersectional approach to addressing violence and discrimination targeting marginalized populations, which undermine … [Read more...]

Lesbian Health Fund (LHF): Improving the Health of Lesbians and other Sexual Minority Women

Deadline extended till 15 December 2017 The Lesbian Health Fund (LHF), a program of GLMA is seeking applications for its Fall LHF Grant program to improve the health of lesbians and other sexual minority women (SMW) and their families through research. In honor of the victims of the Orlando shooting, the Fall cycle will give preference to funding research focused on societal and domestic violence affecting sexual minority women or girls. Research Areas While many areas in the field of … [Read more...]

Apply for Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation (BCSUF) is seeking applications for its grant program to raise awareness of bullying and its long-term, damaging effects. The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation is the world's first foundation who raise funds to support those organisations and people that do real-world work to stop it. Because lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people are often targeted by bullies, they give particular attention to this community. Funding … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Promotion and Protection of the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Global Equality Fund (GEF), managed by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) have announced a Request for Statements of Interest (SOIs) from civil society to promote and protect the human rights of LGBTI persons. LGBTI persons face violence and discrimination in all regions. Violence targeting any vulnerable group undermines collective security. This request is seeking creative and new ideas to address violence and discrimination targeting LGBTI … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Voice’s Philippines Empowerment Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 Are you part of a small/informal group or organization? Do you need to organize 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 the positive image of your members and fight discrimination? If yes then apply for Philippines Empowerment Grants! Funding Information Voice is accepting … [Read more...]

Aidsfonds Call for Proposals: Bridging the Gaps

Deadline: 4 October 2017 Launched in 2011, Bridging the Gaps is a key populations programme focused on the health and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, including men who have sex with men (MSM), people who use drugs (PWUD), and sex workers. The programme is implemented in 15 countries, by nine alliance partners: Aidsfonds, Aids Foundation East West (AFEW), COC Netherlands, Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF), Global Network of People Living with HIV … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Voice’s Philippines Influencing Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 Does your organization want to advocate and lobby for new policies or the proper implementation of current laws? Do you want to build a network of like-minded organizations to amplify the voices of marginalized 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 an Influencing Grant! Voice is currently accepting proposals from formally registered … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Seeking Applications for Research on Transgender Health

Deadline: 7 September 2020 The U.S Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its "Research on Transgender Health" program nonconforming people of all ages, including both youth and adults who are questioning their gender identity and those individuals who are making or who have made a transition from being identified as one gender to the other. This FOA calls for research addressing the medical, sociological, psychological … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 1 November 2017 Is your organisation passionate about and adept at facilitating dynamic learning experiences with diverse groups of people? Do you have deep and extensive experience working with civil society groups across the Philippines? Do you practice participatory, creative, and transformative approaches in linking together communities online and offline? Do you regularly identify opportunities for collaboration and research? If yes then apply for Connecting Voice(s): Philippines … [Read more...]

Apply for Voice(s) Connected: Linking & Learning Facilitation for Kenya & Tanzania!

Deadline: 12 September 2017 Is your organisation passionate about and adept at facilitating dynamic learning experiences with diverse groups of people? Do you have deep and extensive experience working with civil society groups, including unusual suspects such as the business sector and techies across Kenya and Tanzania? Do you practice participatory, creative, and transformative approaches in linking together communities online and offline? Do you regularly identify opportunities for … [Read more...]

The Other Foundation: Seeking Applications for General Grants

Deadline: 15 September 2017 The Other Foundation is seeking applications for grants from any individual or organization in thirteen eligible southern African countries to support work that focuses on combating discrimination, social exclusion, and violence against lesbian women and transgender people. The Foundation has up to ZAR 2 million for grant allocations in this round of grant-making. Grant Categories Grant applications will be accepted in all four grant categories: Namaqualand … [Read more...]

ILGA-Europe/TGEU: Inviting Applicants for Capacity Building Seminar on LGBTI Asylum

Deadline: 10 September 2017 ILGA-Europe and TGEU are inviting applicants to participate in a capacity building seminar on LGBTI asylum and a roundtable with public authorities in Brussels, from 27-28 November 2017. Through this seminar and roundtable, will help each other: become stronger advocates for LGBTI refugees and asylum seekers provide the specific support needed by LGBTI refugees and asylum seekers strengthen the capacity of public authorities and practitioners to address … [Read more...]

The Other Foundation Research Grant: Seeking EOIs from African Researchers

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Other Foundation is seeking expression of interests for its Research Grant to work with the data from the first statistically sound, nationally representative survey of opinions about homosexuality and gender non-conformity, in South Africa. During this embargoed period, the Other Foundation will support interested researchers to work with activists and advocates to deepen this knowledge and analysis further, so that more insights can inform their efforts to … [Read more...]

Sidney Myer Fund & GALFA’s Joint Funding Round: Improving the Wellbeing of LGBTI People Living with a Disability

Deadline: 4 September 2017 The Sidney Myer Fund and the Gay and Lesbian Foundation of Australia (GALFA) Board of Directors have announced their next joint funding round, as part of the Sidney Myer Fund Poverty and Disadvantage Small Grants Program, to the value of $15,000. This grant round will focus on improving the wellbeing of LGBTI people living with a disability. Projects that are collaborations between disability advocacy and LGBTI groups and from States and Territories other than … [Read more...]

ECOM: Inviting LGBTQI Community-Based Organizations and Initiative Groups for Right to Health Small Grants Program 2017

Deadline: 14 August 2017 Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) is currently seeking proposals from LGBTQI community-based organizations and initiative groups for its Small Grants program under the regional program “Right to Health” with an aim to increase the advocacy capacity of underserved LGBT sub-groups of trans people, HIV-positive gay and bisexual men and trans people, and MSM and trans sex workers. Objectives To strengthen the advocacy capacity of community-based organizations … [Read more...]

The Roddenberry Fellowship! Seeking Passionate Activists to take Immediate Action for Long-Term Impact

Deadline: 22 August 2017 Applications are open for "The Roddenberry Fellowship", which is a new 12-month program for activists from across the country who are working to protect the most vulnerable and to make the US a more inclusive and equitable place to live. Launched in 2010, The Roddenberry Foundation is committed to finding and supporting remarkable people and organizations that can disrupt existing dynamics, challenge old patterns of thought, and discover new ways to help us move … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Vietnam: Promoting Human Rights for LGBTI Community

Deadline: 23 August 2017 The U.S. Mission to Vietnam has announced the opening of a competition for a grant to support civil society coordination of government recommendations to implement policies that promote transgender rights and to support innovative approaches that increase acceptance of LGBTI individuals within Vietnamese families. The United States is dedicated to eliminating barriers to equality, ending discrimination, and promoting human rights for LGBTI individuals. Over the past … [Read more...]