Russell Sage Foundation: Seeking LOIs for Behavioral Economics

Deadline: 23 May 2019 The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking letter of inquiries for its program entitled “Behavioral Economics” that support novel research that uses insights and methods from psychology, economics, sociology, political science and other social sciences to examine and improve social and living conditions in the United States. The program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals that will broaden their understanding of the social, economic and political consequences … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Pohnpei: Inviting Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 28 June 2019 The Australian Embassy in Pohnpei is inviting applications for its Direct Aid Program 2018-19 which is a flexible, small grants scheme for development activities for up to USD $20,000. The emphasis of the program is adressing basic humanitarian hardships. Presently, DAP applications with a focus on health, education, poverty alleviation, and/or gender equality are being prioritized. Development Sectors and Strategic Policy Priorities Health Public … [Read more...]

Souter Charitable Trust’s Grant: Supporting Projects Engaged in the Relief of Human Suffering

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Souter Charitable Trust (SCT) is currently accepting applications for its grant program to support projects engaged in the relief of human suffering in all its aspects in the UK and overseas especially, but not exclusively, those with a Christian emphasis and ethos. Souter Charitable Trust was set up by Brian Souter and his wife Betty Souter in 1992 and over the last five years has awarded over 3,200 grants worth more than £32 million. The trust gave … [Read more...]

Harcourts Foundation: Providing Grants to Community-Based Organisation

Deadline: 4 February 2019 The Harcourts Foundation is currently seeking applications for its grant program for reputable community-based organisations which need funding for projects and initiatives designed to benefit as many people as possible. The size of applicant’s organization doesn’t matter to Harcourts Foundation, the Foundation not only gives back to those affected by large scale cataclysmic disasters but to charitable community organisations or assists with helping individuals in … [Read more...]

Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship: Developing Effective Leaders with Deep Understanding of Hunger

Deadline: 14 January 2019 Applications are open for Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program that develops effective leaders with a deep understanding of hunger and poverty at both the local and national level that enables them to find innovative solutions and create the political will to end hunger. Each year, 16-20 participants are selected from around the country for this year long program. They gather in Washington, D.C. in August for a comprehensive orientation and field training, … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Botswana: Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects (GGP) 2019

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Government of Japan is currently inviting applicants for the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) in fiscal year 2019 (April 2019- March 2020). The Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects (GGP) was first introduced in 1989 to assist Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs) by supporting people- centred relatively small projects which have a direct and immediate impact on the well-being of disadvantaged communities at a … [Read more...]

Rise Against Hunger: Call for Expressions of Interest for Emergency Response Portfolio

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Rise Against Hunger has announced a call for Expressions of Interest for the Emergency Response portfolio. Applications will be assessed by an evaluation committee to identify prospective partners that have the mandate, capacities and comparative advantage to support achievement of results from communities affected by an emergency and/or crisis. If successful in its application for the Expression of Interest, prospective partners will be contacted to submit a … [Read more...]

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Seeking Applications for Reporting on Rural Poverty and Agricultural Progress

Deadline: 9 November 2018 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications for its program entitled "Reporting on Rural Poverty and Agricultural Progress". In order to ensure that the daily issues faced by the poor and their communities in rural areas are recognized, it is important that their stories are heard and their voices amplified. With funds from the Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the specialized agency of the UN, they will call journalists from all over Latin America … [Read more...]

Apply for Souter Charitable Trust Grant to Support Projects Engaged in the Relief of Human Suffering!

Deadline: 16 November 2018 The Souter Charitable Trust (SCT) is currently accepting applications for its grant program to support projects engaged in the relief of human suffering in all its aspects in the UK and overseas especially, but not exclusively, those with a Christian emphasis and ethos. Souter Charitable Trust was set up by Brian Souter and his wife Betty Souter in 1992 and over the last five years has awarded over 3,200 grants worth more than £32 million. The trust gave donations … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Les Mills Fund for Children!

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Applicants are invited to submit applications for the Les Mills Fund for Children to create a healthier and fitter planet and want to make the opportunity available to everyone. The LMFC works with carefully selected organisations who share their values and have the resources available to help children. LMFC raises money to fund other charitable projects within the UK. In order to raise money LMFC's dedicated team carry out a wide range of charitable work. Focus … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 3rd Round of UK Aid Match II

Deadline: 13 December 2018 The UK Aid Match funding round is inviting applications from charities working to achieve sustained poverty reduction and to achieve the Global Goals. It also encourages wildlife and conservation charities to apply for funds for projects that tackle wildlife crime and deforestation – and so reduce poverty in the world’s poorest communities. Objectives Projects will also need to support the department's wider objectives: Strengthen global peace, security and … [Read more...]

Impact Fund Grants Program: Advancing Human Rights, Environmental Justice and Poverty Law

Deadline: 8 January 2019 Applications are open for the Impact Fund grants program for the Spring 2019, awarding grants to legal services nonprofits, private attorneys, and/or small law firms who seek to advance justice in the areas of civil and human rights, environmental justice, and/or poverty law. Funding Sectors Social Justice: Provides grants and legal support to assist in human and civil rights cases. Environmental Justice: Provides grants to support impact litigation for … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for International Grants Program!

Deadline: 19 January 2019 The Light A Single Candle Foundation (LASC) is currently accepting applications for its International Grants Program. The Foundation is currently partnering with Food for the Poor on a number of projects designed to provide food support and economic development to a number of Central American and Caribbean countries. Focus Areas Projects to be funded will address one of the following LASC Focus Areas: Food support, security, and sustainability: this may … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Applications are now open for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership presented by Cisco to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, as a way to demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving their common goals. Cisco and Global Citizen are united in their belief that young people around the world are leading the way to create and implement solutions to achieve the Global Goals, and to accelerate global problem … [Read more...]

Sisters of Charity Foundation: Seeking Applications for Community Grants Program

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Sisters of Charity Foundation is inviting applications for Community Grants Program with an aim to help groups who make a huge difference for those in need, but struggle to find funding through other avenues. The Sisters of Charity Foundation grants funds to hundreds of small organisations nationally that provide valuable community services to break down social isolation and alleviate the impact of poverty on individuals and families. Across Australia the Sisters of … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Transnet Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are open for Transnet Foundation grant program that contributes to economic growth and poverty alleviation in South Africa through the provision of sustainable development to organisations/projects that comply with good business practices and are strategically relevant to the objectives of Transnet SOC Ltd, Operational Divisions and Special Units. Focus Areas Health Sports Education Disability Women, youth & children Arts, … [Read more...]

Dining for Women: Fostering Good Health, Education & Economic Self-Sufficiency in Developing Countries

Deadline: 24 October 2018 Dining for Women is seeking Letters of Intent (LOIs) for the 2nd cycle of its 2019 grant program to support grassroots international organizations empowering women and girls living in extreme poverty. The foundation funds projects that foster good health, education, and economic self-sufficiency in developing countries. They are devoted to educating and inspiring individuals to make a difference and fight global poverty through the power of collective … [Read more...]

UK Aid Direct’s Small Charities Challenge Fund: Inviting UK Registered Charities & Not-For-Profit Organisations

Deadline: 28 March 2019 UK Aid Direct is seeking applications from small UK-registered charities and not-for-profit organisations for its Small Charities Challenge Fund (SCCF) to strengthen the capacity of grassroots development organisations working with the poor, vulnerable and most marginalised to carry out work in priority countries and work towards achieving the Global Goals. Grant Information Grants of up to £50,000 are available for projects of up to 2 years will be considered by an … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for AECF REACT Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) Liberia Competition!

Deadline: 19 November 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the AECF REACT Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) Liberia competition to reduce poverty through a transformational increase in the use of renewable energy by off-grid households in the target country. Its outcome will be private sector investment and innovation in low cost clean energy and climate change catalysed at scale. REACT Sub-Saharan Africa (REACT SSA) is a US$61 million project funded by the Swedish International Development … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: REACT Africa Sub-Saharan Competition in Mali

Deadline: 22 November 2018 Applicants are invited to submit applications for REACT Africa Sub-Saharan Competition in Mali to reduce poverty through a transformational increase in the use of renewable energy by off-grid households in target country. Its outcome will be private sector investment and innovation in clean, low-cost energy and climate change catalyzed on a large scale. REACT Sub-SaharanAfrica (REACT SSA) is a project of SEK 521 612 000 funded by the Swedish International … [Read more...]

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