Latest Grants and Resources for Peace and Conflict Resolution

Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Peace and Conflict Resolution.

2019 International Children’s Peace Prize to Improve Children’s Rights Worldwide

Deadline: 15 March 2019 The KidsRights Foundation is inviting applicants for its International Children’s Peace Prize 2019, awarded annually to a child who fights courageously for children’s rights. The motivation behind the prize is to provide a platform for children to express their ideas and personal involvement in children’s rights. KidsRights feels that children should be recognized, awarded and motivated in their fierce efforts to improve their own situation and that of the children … [Read more...]

Public Information Fund: Inviting Local Media Organizations and CSOs in Myanmar

Deadline: 28 February 2019 Through this Annual Program Statement (APS), CSM II is seeking applications for grants from independent local media organizations and CSOs in Myanmar. The APS aims to address many of the concerns and issues raised by independent media organizations and CSOs during one-on-one consultations, and draws on the findings of analyses conducted by FHI 360 and Internews and experience from CSM I. Purpose Grants provided under this APS will support high-quality … [Read more...]

CSM-II Annual Program Statement: Grants for CSOs and Independent Local Media Organizations in Myanmar

Deadline: 30 January 2019 Through this Annual Program Statement (APS), Civil Society and Media (CSM-II) is seeking applications for grants from CSOs and independent local media organizations in Myanmar. The APS aims to address many of the concerns and issues raised by CSOs and independent media organizations during one-on-one consultations, and draws on the findings of analyses conducted by FHI 360 and experience from CSM I. Grants provided under this APS will support projects or … [Read more...]

Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation announces 2019 Conflict and Violence Grant Program

Deadline: 15 March 2019 The Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation has announced the Conflict and Violence grant program to protect the lives, safety, dignity and physical and mental well-being of these people. The projects they back deal primarily with the causes, attendant circumstances and consequences of violence, and include: protection for civilians, especially displaced persons and refugees psychosocial assistance and rehabilitation of the victims of war and conflict projects … [Read more...]

Submit Your Ideas for Innovation Challenge Competition to Enhance Conflict Resolution in Ukraine

Deadline: 11 January 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the ‘Innovation Challenge Competition’ that encourages people to develop and share ideas for enhancing inclusive participation in conflict resolution. Innovation for conflict resolution is a collaborative platform that should foster the development of new approaches to ongoing conflict resolution. They are looking for innovative creative ideas for enhancing inclusive participation in conflict resolution in Ukrainian … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: EU Peacebuilding Initiative (EUPI) 2018-2019

Deadline: 18 February 2019 Applicants are invited to submit proposals for EU Peacebuilding Initiative (EUPI) in order to support and promote the conditions for a sustainable resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through civil society and citizens' positive engagement. Objectives Three specific objectives apply to this call for proposals: Supporting innovative and results-oriented actions aimed at breaking through the current political impasse and/or reversing current … [Read more...]

FCS: Implementation of Good governance, Peace Building and Conflict Resolution and Livelihoods/ Economic Empowerment Programmes in Tanzania

Deadline: 15 January 2019 The Foundation for Civil Society (FCS) is seeking proposals from Tanzanian civil society organizations (from both mainland and Zanzibar) to apply for grants to implement projects on three main broad programmatic areas which are (i) Good governance (ii) Peace Building and Conflict Resolution and (iii) Livelihoods and Economic Empowerment. Programme Areas Good Governance ProgrammeOutcome I: Local Government Authorities (LGAs) deliver improved quality and equal … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 AARP Purpose Prize in United States!

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Nominations are open for 2019 AARP Purpose Prize to honor extraordinary individuals who use their life experience to make a better future for all. Included within the AARP Purpose Prize is the Andrus Prize for Intergenerational Excellence. This award celebrates the legacy of AARP’s founder, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, who was an innovative educator and social change agent. It recognizes work that brings multiple generations together for a better community. Each year, … [Read more...]

Innovate4right: Inviting Individuals & Groups from Anywhere in the World

Deadline: 20 December 2018 Innovate4right is currently accepting applications from either individuals or groups, from both the public and private sectors anywhere in the world for the World Humanitarian Innovation Day in Basel - Switzerland. Proposals can be wide-ranging in scope but should include a description of the contribution with a focus on how it is solving the human basic needs, the sustainability and its impact within the community (ies). The mission of … [Read more...]

Peace Development Fund: Inviting Applications for 2019 Community Organizing Grants Program

Deadline: 28 December 2018 The Peace Development Fund is inviting applicants for its 2019 Community Organizing Grants program. The Peace Development Fund is committed to supporting organizations and projects that recognize that peace will never be sustained unless it is based on justice and an appreciation of both the diversity and unity of the human family. Grant Information The grant range lies from $2,500-$10,000 with an average of up to $5,000. Funding Priorities … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: The Freedom Prize – “Our candidate, their fight”

Deadline: 15 January 2019 Applications are now open for the Freedom Prize - “Our candidate, their fight” which is an opportunity for groups of young people supervised by an adult to highlight the work of a public figure or an organisation and their recent fight for freedom. The Freedom Prize pays homage to all those who fought and continue to fight for the ideal of universal peace, created by the Normandy Region, in partnership with the academic authorities and the International Institute … [Read more...]

25 Inspiring Grants for Human Rights, Peace, Democracy, and Social Justice

As threats to human rights, peace, democracy and social justice continue to exist around the world, there is a growing number of grants to inspire NGOs and individuals working to address societal issues and problems. Here is a list of 25 such grants open for you to apply and benefit from: EU Global Call for Proposals for Democracy and Human Rights Under the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) program 2018, the European Union is seeking proposals to support civil … [Read more...]

The Maypole Fund: Seeking Applications from Women Only

Deadline: 30 January 2019 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. The Maypole Fund is seeking 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 … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Sydney Peace Prize 2020!

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Sydney Peace Foundation is seeking nominations for its Sydney Peace Prize 2020, Australia’s only international prize for peace to inspire and empower people from all walks of life to make peace with justice a reality. The prize brings inspiring and exemplary stories of courage and dedication to global justice to the Australian and Sydney stage, educates the community on the work of the world’s most effective peacemakers, and honours the remarkable people at the … [Read more...]

Kahane Foundation: Helping People to Create Peaceful Living Environment for Themselves and their Neighbours

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Karl Kahane Foundation is accepting applications for its grant program to help people to create a dignified and peaceful living environment for themselves and their neighbors. The Karl Kahane Foundation was established in 1991 by the late Karl Kahane as an independent, privately funded, non-political and non-religious charitable foundation, and is based in Switzerland. Thematic Focus Based on current events, funding in 2019 will be focussed on the … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: International Bremen Peace Award 2019

Deadline: 15 December 2018 The schwelle Foundation is inviting nominations for “International Bremen Peace Award” with an aim to honour people and organizations that set an example through their work contributing to reconciliation, human rights, overcoming of racism, social justice, sustainable handling of nature and environment as well as to intercultural and interreligious understanding. The Foundation will confer for the ninth time the International Bremen Peace Award for exemplary … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for APN Individual Research Grants!

Deadline: 5 January 2019 The African Peacebuilding Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) is seeking applications from African researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners working on conflict and peacebuilding issues at universities and research institutions; or regional, governmental, and nongovernmental agencies or organizations in Africa for its Individual Research Grants with an aim to support independent African research and its integration into regional and … [Read more...]

EVZ: Seeking Applications for Europeans for Peace Program

Deadline: 14 January 2019 The Foundation “Remembrance, Responsibility and Future” (EVZ) is seeking applications for a program entitled “Europeans for Peace” which promote international exchange projects for young people from Germany and the countries of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe as well as Israel. The theme of this call is to celebrate diversity! Europeans for Peace wants to get young people interested and invested in human rights, moral courage and social commitment. In … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for International Peacemakers’ Fund!

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for International Peacemakers’ Fund to provide financial support to grassroots initiatives that work towards peace and reconciliation in war torn communities around the globe. The Fellowship of Reconciliation’s (FoR) International Peacemakers’ Fund (IPF) was created to provide financial support to international communities: experiencing violent conflict; in a process of recovery after the cessation of violent conflict; in which … [Read more...]

12 Open Grant Opportunities on “Peace and Democracy” Projects – November 2018

Here is the list of top 12 funding opportunities for most promising NGOs and Individuals who are working to make our world peaceful and democratic. World Peace Initiative: Mindfulness Grant for the Community Program Deadline: 31 March 2019 Are you young leaders or young entrepreneurs willing to use mindfulness to foster sustainable world peace? Do you feel that your startup or organization needs support to improve and move to its next stage? Do you think that you don’t have enough … [Read more...]