Deadline: 1 January 2017 Nominations are open for 2017 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 prize in the world based on the public’s choices that helps make … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 Public Peace Prize! Recognizing Peacemakers/Peace Initiatives around the World
Latest Grants and Resources for Peace and Conflict Resolution
View the latest grant funding and resources for Peace and Conflict Resolution for NGOs, companies, startups and individuals around the world.
Deadline: 20 July 2016 UNDP Regional Support Centre for Africa (RSC), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, invites interested universities, think tanks and research institutions to indicate their interest in undertaking research project(s) under the UNDP regional and multi-country Programme on Preventing and Responding to Violent Extremism in Africa. The … [Read more...] about Submit EOIs on Undertaking Research project(s) under the UNDP Regional and Multi-country Programme on Preventing and Responding to Violent Extremism in Africa
Deadline: 17 July 2016 The Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations (CSO) welcomes applications from organisations for a program entitled "Using Conflict Prevention Analysis and Tools to Prevent Violent Extremism in Tanzania" with an aim to support resilience-building programs to prevent the expansion of violent extremism in at-risk … [Read more...] about Bureau of CSO: Using Conflict Prevention Analysis and Tools to Prevent Violent Extremism in Tanzania
Deadline: 29 August 2016 A Consortium of eight civil society organisations from Armenia and Turkey is seeking proposals for the Grant Scheme entitled “Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process” in order to empower and engage civil societies of Turkey and Armenia to contribute to the enhanced regional peace and stability, democratic … [Read more...] about Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process: Empowering Civil Societies of Turkey and Armenia
Deadline: 15 August 2016 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking applications from organisations for a program entitled “Global Emergency Response and Recovery Partner Engagement: Expanding Efforts and Strategies to Improve Rapid Response to Public Health Emergencies Globally”. The aim is to support … [Read more...] about Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Global Emergency Response and Recovery Partner Engagement
Deadline: 1 August 2016 The British Council, in partnership with the Department for Culture Media and Sport, has launched the Cultural Protection Fund to support cultural heritage in conflict-affected countries. The objective is to help to create opportunities for economic and social development through building capacity to foster, safeguard … [Read more...] about British Council’s Cultural Protection Fund 2016 – 2020: Protecting Cultural Heritage through Capacity Building
Deadline: 8 July 2016 The High Commission of Canada in Kenya has launched 2016-2017 call for proposals for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) with an aim to support gender equality and empowerment of women and girls. The call for proposals seeks projects that are of a maximum duration of six (6) months, with activities completed by … [Read more...] about High Commission of Canada in Kenya: 2016-2017 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives
In a state of disaster or a humanitarian catastrophe, disaster relief and humanitarian aid is provided to people in need. It is usually short-term help until the long-term help by government and other institutions replaces it. Homeless, refugees, victims of natural disasters, wars and famines still exist around us and are in need of aid. The … [Read more...] about Open Opportunities on Disaster Relief and Humanitarian Aid Assistance
Deadline: 1 October 2016 The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is currently accepting applications for its Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme to provide funding, expert advice, and support to security-relevant activities jointly developed by a NATO member and partner country. SPS Programme is a policy tool that enhances … [Read more...] about NATO’s Science for Peace and Security Programme: Grants, Expert Advice & Support to Security-relevant Activities
Deadline: 1 November 2016 The Lawrence Foundation is currently accepting applications for its Grant Programme 2016 with an aim to support environmental, human services and other causes. The Lawrence Foundation is a private family foundation focused on making grants to support environmental, education, human services and other causes. Focus … [Read more...] about Lawrence Foundation Grant Programme 2016: Supporting Environmental, Education, Human Services & Other Causes
Deadline: 1 September 2016 The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) has announced the annual Abe Fellowship Program competition. Funding for the Abe Fellowship Program is provided by CGP. The Abe Fellowship is designed to encourage international multidisciplinary research on topics of … [Read more...] about SSRC Abe Fellowship: Seeking Proposals from Research Professionals to Foster their Skills
Deadline: 9 September 2016 The Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity, an annual international humanitarian award, is seeking personal stories of individuals who have put themselves at personal risk for the sake of others. The second annual Aurora Prize will be presented on April 24, 2017, in Yerevan, Armenia. The Aurora Prize is the philanthropic … [Read more...] about Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity: An International Humanitarian Award for those Dedicated towards Humanity
Deadline: 22 July 2016 The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of African Affairs (AF) and the Secretary Office of Global Women's Issues (S/GWI) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for projects entitled “Africa - Women, Peace and Security (AF-WPS) Initiative” with an aim to identify and support sustainable projects that demonstrate a … [Read more...] about Bureau of African Affairs: Seeking Applications for Africa – Women, Peace and Security Initiative
Deadline: 1 July 2016 The United States Government (USG), as represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA), Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA), is seeking applications from eligible organisations to fund an initiative called “Next Generation … [Read more...] about USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance: Developing Next Generation of Humanitarian Leaders
Deadline: 17 July and 27 July 2016 AuthorAID is inviting applicants for its 2016 travel grants and workshop grants. AuthorAID helps researchers in developing countries to publish and otherwise communicate their work. It also serves as a wider global forum to discuss and disseminate research. Award Criteria 6 travel grants ($1500 each): … [Read more...] about AuthorAID Travel and Workshop Grants 2016: Awarding Participants from Developing Countries
Deadline: 25 September 2016 Nominations are open for Stockholm Water Prize 2017 by Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) with a mission to generate and promote knowledge, solutions and tools leading to water-wise decisions for sustainable development. Thematic Areas Water Governance Transboundary Water Management Climate … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Stockholm Water Prize 2017!
Cordial relations always facilitate in yielding better results, be it at home or at work… Most people usually don’t need much advice on managing personal and individual relations. There however, is great scope for learning the basics of improving business relations, as relationship building is an important aspect for success of any … [Read more...] about How to build long-term relationship with Donors?
Deadline: 25 August 2016 The European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme (CBSS) with an aim to contribute in the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms and to contribute to the strengthening of the international framework for the promotion and protection of human rights, … [Read more...] about European Union: EIDHR Country based Support Scheme to Support Human Rights Defenders in Sri Lanka
Deadline: 31 August 2016 Telenor Youth Forum is currently inviting youth from Telenor Group’s 13 markets in the Nordic region, Europe and Asia, to share their perspectives and ideas on digitalization for peace. The Forum brings these young leaders together, to collaborate as teams around social challenges. With physical gatherings in Oslo and in … [Read more...] about Telenor Youth Forum: Inviting Youth from Telenor Group’s 13 Markets in the Nordic region, Central Eastern Europe and Asia
Recently, the World Refugee Day (June 20) was marked by the UN to highlight the challenges and difficulties faced by displaced families around the world. The #WithRefugees petition was launched by the UN to send a message to governments that they must work together and do their fair share for refugees. The petition asks governments to: … [Read more...] about Open Grant Opportunities benefiting Refugees Worldwide – #WithRefugees