Call for Concept Notes: SHAPE-SEA Research Grants Programme (RGP) 2018

Deadline: 15 August 2017 Strengthening Human Rights and Peace Research/Education in ASEAN/ Southeast Asia (SHAPE-SEA) is seeking concept notes for its Research Grants Programme (RGP) 2018 with an aim to develop the capacity of universities in ASEAN and the Southeast Asian region to contribute to the improvement of human rights and peace situation in Southeast Asia through applied research and education. Research Themes ASEAN and Human Rights Business Accountability Peace and … [Read more...]

The Edith M Ellis Charitable Trust: Supporting UK-registered Charities and NGOs

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Edith M Ellis Charitable Trust is currently accepting applications for its small grants program supporting a broad range of Quaker and other UK-registered charities or Non-Governmental organisations, public bodies and social enterprises. Funding Priorities The Trust priortises funding for the following categories: Quaker work and witness Peace-building and conflict resolution Interfaith and ecumenical understanding Community development work in the … [Read more...]

Call for Research Proposals: Ten Years of Peace in Nepal

Deadline: 14 May 2017 Martin Chautari (MC) in collaboration with UNDP Nepal has announced up to three research fellowships on 'Ten Years of Peace in Nepal'. Interested applicant should write her/his proposal on issues critical to conflict to peace transition, peace process, transitional justice, federal and local restructuring, constitution making and its implementation, with the specific aim of analyzing the relationship between the decade-long experience and Nepal’s future development. … [Read more...]

USAID Reconciliation Activity: Fostering Reconciliation & Ensuring Peace in Bosnia & Herzegovina

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications from eligible entities for its "USAID Reconciliation Activity" to create and support a civic movement that will foster reconciliation and help ensure lasting peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). The activity is based on the hypothesis that if a cadre of BiH citizens and key influencers are empowered to stand up for peace, demand political responsibility, and advocate for institutional … [Read more...]

Seventh Generation Fund: Promoting Indigenous Peoples’ Self-Determination and the Sovereignty of Native Nations

Deadline: 4 August 2017 The Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples, Inc. is seeking applications for its grant programme with an aim to support projects engaged in community empowerment and organizing endeavors, issue advocacy, cultural revitalization, strengthening Indigenous knowledge and practices, and Native leadership development. The Seventh Generation Fund directs grant support to culturally-grounded Indigenous community organizing efforts initiated and led by the communities … [Read more...]

The Canadian Embassy in Ukraine: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018

Deadline: 12 May 2017 The Canadian Embassy in Ukraine is seeking applications from Ukrainian community association or organizations for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018. Thematic Priorities Promoting gender equality and empowerment of women and girls; Support of development of human potential, particularly in the areas of health, nutrition and education; Defending and securing human rights, inclusive and accountable governance, democracy, the peaceful pluralism and … [Read more...]

PeaCE Peacebuilding Funds: Facilitating the Engagement of Civil Society Actors and Grassroots in Bridging the Armenian-Azerbaijani Conflict Divide

Deadline: 15 May 2017 Eurasia Partnership Foundation in Armenia (EPF-Armenia), Eurasia Partnership Foundation in Azerbaijan (EPF-Azerbaijan) through Caucasus Research Resource Centre in Georgia (CRRC-Georgia), and International Alert (Alert) has announced a Call for Concept Notes for “Peacebuilding through Capacity Enhancement and Civic Engagement (PeaCE) Peacebuilding Funds Opportunity. The Partners expect that the PeaCE program will facilitate the engagement of interested civil society … [Read more...]

Joint Peace Fund: Supporting a Peace Process that ends Ethnic Armed Conflict in Myanmar

Deadline: 1 November 2021 The Joint Peace Fund (JPF) is seeking Concept Notes for its funding window to support a peace process that ends ethnic armed conflict in Myanmar and results in a sustainable and inclusive peace from which all people benefit. JPF is an innovative fund, staffed by national and international specialists who between them have many years of experience in supporting peace processes around the world and in Myanmar itself. It offers a range of assistance, financial, technical … [Read more...]

Royal Norwegian Embassy in Yangon Call for Proposals: Enhancing Women, Peace and Security in Myanmar

Deadline: 21 April 2017 The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Yangon is seeking proposals to fund one media project in Myanmar to encourage and strengthen women’s situation and participation in the peace process in Myanmar. A priority area for Norway in Myanmar is the Women, Peace and Security agenda. Continued efforts are necessary to ensure that the needs and priorities of women are included in peace processes and negotiations. Objective Comprehensive journalistic work, broad coverage and deep … [Read more...]

COBERM III Call for Projects: Helping Create an Environment Conducive to Fostering Peace, Stability and Human Security in Georgia

Deadline: 5 May 2017 COBERM, a joint EU-UNDP is currently inviting innovative project ideas from representatives of civil society, including registered local and international non-governmental organizations, foundations and academia that are in line with the following aims: Support innovative people-to-people confidence-building opportunities; Help create an environment conducive to fostering peace, stability and human security. COBERM is an apolitical, impartial and flexible Joint … [Read more...]

N-Peace Awards Call for Nominations: Recognizing Individuals who Work on Women, Peace and Security

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The N-Peace Network is pleased to announce the Call for Nominations for the 2017 N-Peace Awards in order to recognize individuals who work on women, peace and security by profiling, documenting and highlighting their work and achievements. The Awards are intended to further the cause of peace, gender equality, equal participation, and empowerment of women. Award Criteria The award falls under three main criteria: Sharing untold stories– Women transforming their … [Read more...]

African Leadership Centre: Peace, Security and Development Fellowships for African Scholars

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The African Leadership Centre has announced a call for applications for the Peace, Security and Development Fellowships for African Scholars with an aim to build a new community of leaders generating cutting edge knowledge on peace, security and development. This Fellowship covers an 18-month period, comprising a rigorous training and research programme on peace, security and development, which includes a 12-Month MSc programme at King’s College London and a six-month … [Read more...]

The African Leadership Centre: Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The African Leadership Centre (ALC) is seeking applications for its “Peace and Security Fellowship” for African Women to build a new community of leaders generating cutting edge knowledge on peace, security and development. The Fellowships bring together African women in the early stages of their careers to undertake a carefully designed training programme in conflict, security and development. This training is followed by an attachment to an African Regional … [Read more...]

Peace Revolution Call for Applications: 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 that 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 … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018-19 Rotary Peace Fellowship Program!

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 Rotary 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 … [Read more...]

YouthPower Learning Grants: Advancing the Evidence Base for Youth Civic Engagement in Effective Peacebuilding for Mitigating Violent Extremism

Deadline: 13 April 2017 Making Cents International under the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is currently seeking applications for YouthPower Learning Grants for Advancing the Evidence Base for Youth Civic Engagement in Effective Peacebuilding for Mitigating Violent Extremism. The objective of the YouthPower Learning’s grant program is to engage US and developing country youth-serving and youth-led non-profit and for-profit organizations in efforts to further assess, … [Read more...]

Mind & Life Institute: Seeking Letters of Intent for PEACE Grants

Deadline: 14 April 2017 The Mind & Life Institute, a non-profit organization, is currently seeking Letters of Intent for its Research Awards for the Promotion and Assessment of Prosociality, Empathy, Altruism, Compassion, and Ethics (PEACE Awards). The Institute is committed to building a scientific understanding of the mind and human behavior as a way to reduce suffering and promote flourishing. As part of its mission, Mind & Life Institute is offering this new grants program to fund … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2018 Public Peace Prize!

Deadline: 1 January 2018 Nominations are open for 2018 Public Peace Prize with an aim to foster greater recognition for peacemakers and peace initiatives around the world by the general public: on local, national and international levels. The Public Peace Prize is the only peace award in the world for which the candidates are proposed, nominated and supported simply by citizens of the world. This mark of recognition allows everyone to offer their appreciation for initiatives and for people, … [Read more...]

IPRA Peace Research Grants Program: Enhancing the Processes of Peace

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The International Peace Research Association Foundation (IPRAF) is seeking applications for its Peace Research Grants Program in order to enhance the processes of peace. The IPRA Foundation began as a depository of funds brought in by people with specific projects. The main task was to invest those funds safely in socially acceptable enterprises and pay them out as needed. Grants Information The larger grants available are up to $5,000. Eligibility Criteria … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Women of Peace Award!

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The Women’s Peacepower Foundation, Inc. is seeking nominations for its Women of Peace Award to reward ordinary/extraordinary women around the world who work without funding or recognition for the universal goal of peace, fairness and true justice within the lives of women and their families. The Women of Peace Award recognizes women in the US and other countries that: demonstrate how violence against women and children is at the root of other forms of violence that … [Read more...]

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