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.

Nominations Open for International UNESCO/José Martí Prize 2019!

Deadline: 26 October 2018 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is currently inviting Members States in consultation with their National Commissions, and non-governmental organizations in official partnership with UNESCO and active in a field covered by the Prize to submit nominations for the Interna-tional UNESCO/José Martí Prize, which will be awarded for the eighth time in 2019. The purpose of the Prize is to promote and reward an activity of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Israel: Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 30 September 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Israel, Branch Office Tel Aviv’s Public Diplomacy Section (“PD”) of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. PD invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and Israel through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All programs must include an American cultural … [Read more...]

Niwano Peace Foundation’s Grant Program 2018: Building a World of Peace and Coexistence

Deadline: 15 October 2018 The Niwano Peace Foundation is seeking applications for its 2018 grant program to build a world of peace and coexistence. The Foundation makes grants in order to actively encourage activities undertaken in the spirit of religious principles grounded and conducted in such a way as to invite broad social participation. The Niwano Peace Foundation promotes interreligious understanding and cooperation. It also strives to strengthen cooperation among people actively making … [Read more...]

World Peace Initiative: Inviting Non-Profit Organizations for ‘Mindfulness Grant For The Community’

Deadline: 20 October 2018 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 financial support from local organizations and want to reach more people in your community? If yes, then apply for the Mindfulness Grant for the Community program! World Peace Initiative (WPI) has announced its Mindfulness … [Read more...]

Apply for WPI’s Community Awareness Grant for Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: 20 October 2018 Are you young leaders or young entrepreneurs willing to use mindfulness to promote lasting peace in the world? Do you think that your start-up or organization needs help to progress and move to a higher stage? Do you think you do not have enough financial support from local organizations and want to reach more people in your community? If yes, then apply for the Community Awareness Grant for Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs! The World Peace Initiative Foundation (WPI) … [Read more...]

Australian High Commission: Direct Aid Program (DAP) for Sri Lanka and Maldives – 2018

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are now open for the Australian High Commission’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) for Sri Lanka and Maldives which is a competitive small grants program available to eligible organisations to undertake development activities on a not-for-profit basis. Priorities Preference will be given to projects that address one or more of the following: For Sri Lanka projects Work with individuals or communities affected by conflict, including women, children … [Read more...]

USAID/Bogota: Colombia’s Ethnic Communities “Strengthening Ethnic Communities for Inclusive Peace”

Deadline: 31 October 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking concept papers from non-governmental organizations (NGOs), partnerships and consortia comprised of majority Afro-Colombian and indigenous persons to implement activities that support Colombia’s ethnic communities. The Annual Program Statement (APS) is aligned with USAID/Colombia’s Country Development Cooperation Strategy (CDCS) goal of “Colombia more capable of successfully implementing a … [Read more...]

Apply for Edith M Ellis 1985 Charitable Trust Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 December 2018 The Edith M Ellis Charitable Trust is currently seeking applications for its funding program with an aim to make small grants to a broad range of Quaker and other UK-registered charities or Non-Governmental organisations, public bodies and social enterprises, in normal circumstances limited to those with an annual turnover of less than approximately £350,000. Priority Areas Grant giving categories include: Quaker work and witness Peace-building and … [Read more...]

National CSR Foundation: Inviting Non-Governmental/Non-Profit Organisations for Funding Programme

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The National CSR Foundation is currently inviting applicants from eligible non-governmental/non-profit organisations under two specific funding instruments: Partnering with Non-Government Service Providers Investing in Social Innovations Objectives The objectives of this Call for Proposals are: To enhance access to basic social services, programmes and projects to individuals and families under the Social Register of Mauritius (SRM) and vulnerable … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Peace Revolution’s Global Peace on the Move 21 Program!

Deadline: 15 August 2018 Peace Revolution is currently inviting applicants for a program entitled "Global Peace on the Move 21" to be held on 13-26 December 2018 at Himmawan, Thailand. Objectives Set participants on a lifelong empowerment journey of inner peace and positive habit development. Allow participants to interact with like-minded people in an international environment. Equip participants with tools to train their minds and discover new perspectives. Empower … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Togo: Call for Proposals for “Peace-Builders Network”

Deadline: 24 August 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Togo has announced the NOFO for a new program in Sokode (Central Togo) aimed at conducting a series of peace and reconciliation workshops to break down barriers between youth from different social sub-groups with the objective of creating a network of peace-builders in Sokode, Central Togo. The goal of this program is to build a greater resiliency in the community to resist calls for violence and extremism. Funding Information Approximate … [Read more...]

Ecumenical Women’s Initiative: Submit Project Proposals for Civil Society Organisations & Women Theologians

Deadline: 19 September 2018 Ecumenical Women’s Initiative has announced its new public call to submit project proposals in the following fields: peace and reconciliation ecumenical and interreligious dialogue women’s human rights Through its Grantmaking programme, EWI specifically supports women and girls working in civil society organisations, as well as women theologians. EWI supports activities designed especially for women and girls (over 15 years of age), however men and … [Read more...]

Innovations for Poverty Action: Seeking EOIs for Competitive Fund for Peace and Recovery Program

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is seeking proposals for the third round of its Competitive Fund for Peace and Recovery (P&R) Program that is focused on prevention, mitigation, responses to, and recovery strategies for most forms of social and political violence as well as humanitarian emergencies, including: International and internal wars State-supported violence and repression, from mass killings to police brutality Electoral violence Riots, … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Samuel Rubin Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The Samuel Rubin Foundation is seeking applications for its grant programs to carry on the vision of its founder, Samuel Rubin, whose life was dedicated to the pursuit of peace and justice and the search for an equitable reallocation of the world’s resources. The Foundation believes that these objectives can be achieved only through the fullest implementation of social, economic, political, civil and cultural rights for all the world’s people. Funding … [Read more...]

Innovate4right: Inviting Individuals & Groups from Anywhere in the World

Deadline: 30 July 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). Application Selection A panel of independent … [Read more...]

European Commission CFPs: Prevent and Combat Racism, Xenophobia and Other Forms of Intolerance

Deadline: 4 October 2018 European Commission is seeking proposals for its programme entitled "Prevent and combat racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance". Priorities The call is aimed at supporting projects focusing on preventing and combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance, by: Improving responses to hate crime and hate speech, including but not limited to means of criminal law. Supporting victims of hate crime and hate speech. Preventing hatred by … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: Countering Violent Extremism in the Philippines through Training, Programming, and Coordination

Deadline: 16 August 2018 U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations (CSO) is seeking applications for its grant programme entitled, "Countering Violent Extremism in the Philippines through Training, Programming, and Coordination" to reduce drivers of VE and increase community resilience in targeted areas where VEO recruitment and radicalization to violence is taking place. Objectives The program comprises the following illustrative objectives: Build the … [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...]

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...]

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...]