Submit Nominations for Tanenbaum’s Peacemaker in Action Award 2017!

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Nominations are open for Tanenbaum's Peacemaker in Action Award 2017 with an intention to respond to the wars, religious tensions and sectarian battles that make the world so dangerous by working with religiously motivated men and women who are putting peace into action and working to resolve these conflicts – including those involving religion. These individuals are fueled by faith to stop human suffering and foster reconciliation, hence classified as Peacemakers in … [Read more...]

PSF’s Gender, Peace and Security Program: Strengthening the Ability of Civil Society in Myanmar

Deadline: 6 May 2017 The Peace Support Fund (PSF) is seeking applications for its program entitled “PSF’s Gender, Peace and Security” to support and strengthen the ability of civil society to strategically plan and implement projects aimed at increasing the substantive participation of women and gender inclusion in the peace process at the sub-national level in Myanmar. The goal of the Peace Support Fund is to increase the likelihood of sustainable peace in Myanmar by supporting initiatives … [Read more...]

UNDP Request for Proposals: Capitalizing on Peaceful Religious Co-Existence for Preventing Violent Extremism in Albania

Deadline: 28 February 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Capitalizing on peaceful religious co-existence for preventing violent extremism: Analysis of Social Cohesion in Albania based on the SCORE methodology". Its aim is to conduct an analysis of social cohesion in Albania based on the SCORE methodology. The work will serve as input to the action plan of the implementation of the National Strategy and at the same time will be … [Read more...]

The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation: Seeking Applications for Research Grant

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation invites Research Grant applications from individual researchers or a few principal investigators on natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression. Highest priority is given to research that can increase understanding and amelioration of urgent problems of violence and aggression in the modern world. Funding … [Read more...]

11th Francophone Fund for Human Rights: Supporting Grassroots Initiatives for Protection of Human Rights

Deadline: 10 March 2017 The International organization of Francophonie (OIF) is seeking proposals for the 11th edition of its Francophone Fund for Human Rights “Martine ANSTETT” (FFDH) that is devoted to the protection of the rights of migrants in the french speaking world. The FFDH aims to support grassroots initiatives and projects for the promotion and protection of human rights, democracy and peace. Approaches Provide practical solutions to the problems of migrants Encourage … [Read more...]

EU Peacebuilding Initiative: Promoting the Settlement of Conflict via Enhanced Civil Society Engagement

Deadline: 23 March 2017 The European Union is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a programme entitled “EU Peacebuilding Initiative” to promote conditions for a negotiated settlement of the conflict via an enhanced civil society engagement, and via cross-border cooperation in strategic areas aimed at increasing mutual understanding, confidence and trust and maintain the viability of the two-state solution. The programme is divided into two lots: LOT 1: Civil … [Read more...]

PSF’s Gender, Peace and Security Program: Strengthening the Ability of Civil Society in Myanmar

Deadline: 15 February 2017 The Peace Support Fund (PSF) is seeking applications for its program entitled "PSF's Gender, Peace and Security" to support and strengthen the ability of civil society to strategically plan and implement projects aimed at increasing the substantive participation of women and gender inclusion in the peace process at the sub-national level in Myanmar. The goal of the Peace Support Fund is to increase the likelihood of sustainable peace in Myanmar by supporting … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Peace Revolution’s Pacific Youth Peace Training!

Deadline: 31 July 2017 Do you want to give a try to meditation and start a true change from within? If yes, then apply for the Pacific Youth Peace Training. The Peace Revolution is currently seeking applications for its Pacific Youth Peace Training, a free online self-development program is a 42-day challenge teaching the skills and techniques involved in the development of inner peace. Program Structure The training offers 14 days of intensive training program providing participants with … [Read more...]

SAALT Call for Community Proposals: National South Asian Summit 2017

Deadline: 24 February 2017 The South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT) has launched a call for community proposals for the National South Asian Summit 2017. The National South Asian Summit 2017 will convene South Asian organizations, advocates, and allies from across the U.S. on April 21-24, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The 2017 Summit will be the 10-year anniversary for this epic gathering, and will provide an opportunity to build skills that will deepen applicant’s organization’s work … [Read more...]

PeaceNexus Foundation Call for Applications: 2017 Organizational Development Grant

Deadline: 14 February 2017 The PeaceNexus Foundation has launched a call for applications for its 2017 Organizational Development Grant to help local civil society organizations (CSOs) and international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) overcome organizational challenges and achieve more impact. The practice of Organizational Development (OD) is informed by the idea that OD is about the ability of organizations to achieve their own objectives through a combination of sound internal … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Rotary Peace Fellowships: Seeking Professionals around the World

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The Rotary Peace Fellowship is currently open for applications and invites professionals from around the world to receive fellowships to study at one of the peace centers. Through academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities, the Rotary Peace Centers program develops leaders who become catalysts for peace and conflict prevention and resolution. These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Youth Peace Camp 2017!

Deadline: 8 February 2017 The Council of Europe is seeking applications for its Youth Peace Camp 2017 in order to engage young people and youth organisations from conflict affected regions in dialogue and conflict transformation activities based on human rights education and intercultural learning during and after the … [Read more...]

The Embassy of Switzerland in Jordan: Small Grants Program 2017

Deadline: 23 February 2017 The Embassy of Switzerland in Amman, accredited to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the Republic of Iraq, have launched a call for projects “Small Grants Program 2017” in the fields of: Civil society development and good governance; Protection of youth, women and minorities; Democratization, decentralization and federalism; Rule of law, human rights and international humanitarian law; Peace promotion and mediation Funding Information Amounts … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for International Children’s Peace Prize! Improving Children’s Rights Worldwide

Deadline: 17 March 2017 The KidsRights Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its International Children’s Peace Prize, awarded annually to an exceptional child, whose courageous or otherwise remarkable actions have made a difference in improving children’s rights. The motivation behind the prize is to provide a platform to children to express their ideas and personal involvement in children’s rights. Prize Information The winner receives the statuette 'Nkosi', which shows how … [Read more...]

OVW Grants 2017: Reducing Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking on Campus Program in United States

Deadline: 2 February 2017 The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), U.S. Department of Justice, is currently seeking applications for its program "Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking on Campus Program" to encourage a comprehensive coordinated community approach that enhances victim safety, provides services for victims and supports efforts to hold offenders accountable. Priority Areas Strengthen coordinated community response and multi-disciplinary … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Peace Revolution’s International Youth Fellowship in Thailand!

Deadline: 25 February 2017 Do you want to give a try to meditation and start a true change from within? If yes, then apply for the International Youth Fellowship in Thailand. The Peace Revolution is currently seeking applications for its International Youth Fellowship in Thailand, a free online self-development program is a 42-day challenge teaching the skills and techniques involved in the development of inner peace. Objectives Tools for Inner Peace: Support the fellowship … [Read more...]

Applications Open! The UNESCO Week for Peace and Sustainable Development: The Role of Education

Deadline: 27 January 2017 Applications are open for "The UNESCO Week for Peace and Sustainable Development" to global youth committed to creating peaceful and sustainable societies through education. The UNESCO Week presents a unique platform for discussion on two key programmes of the Education Sector, namely Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and Global Citizenship Education (GCED). The Week is organized by UNESCO, UNESCO MGIEP and the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, with the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Peace Development Fund Community Organizing Grants Supporting Projects in the U.S., Haiti and Mexico

Deadline: 1 February 2017 The Peace Development Fund makes grants to community based organizations working for social justice, with the belief that the change in values needed to establish a more just and peaceful world can come about only if it is strongly rooted in local communities that value the importance of building movements to create systemic social change. These are communities that view everyone, especially young people, as a vital force in the transformation of society. The Peace … [Read more...]

ACEP Call for Applications: Inviting Afghan CSOs for Women, Peace and Security Grant

Deadline: 19 January 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded Afghan Civic Engagement Program (ACEP), Counterpart International, Inc. (Counterpart) is seeking applications for its Women, Peace and Security Grant with an aim to promote civil society and media engagement that enables Afghan citizens to influence policy, monitor government accountability, and serve as advocates for political reform. Objectives Promote women’s participation in peace … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Karl Kahane Foundation is seeking applications from organisations for its grant program with an aim to help people to create a dignified and peaceful living environment for themselves and their neighbours. 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. Funding Information: The amount of funding requested should … [Read more...]

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