Deadline: 12 June 2019 The European Commission-Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is seeking proposals for its Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2019 with an aim to enhance human capital development in Africa, while strengthening intra-African collaboration as called for by Agenda 2063. Objectives Increase the employability of students; Improve the quality of higher education in Africa and its relevance to Africa's development vision; Strengthen the … [Read more...] about EC-EACEA Call for Proposal: Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2019
Top Opportunities for NGOs and Individuals around the world
We have identified and selected the top grant funding opportunities for NGOs, individuals and others around the world.
Deadline: 17 October 2017 UN Women is inviting NGOs in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) to submit their written statements on the thematic issues considered by CSW, in accordance with Council resolution 1996/31. NGOs are strongly encouraged to submit joint statements in collaboration with other NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC. Written Statement Instructions: Content Statements by organizations in general consultative status with ECOSOC may … [Read more...] about UN Women: Inviting NGOs to Submit Written Statements on the Thematic Issues Considered by CSW
Deadline: 14 June 2017 The Qatar Foundation is currently accepting applications for its WISE Accelerator program that is designed to support the development of innovative projects in the field of education. The WISE Accelerator assists the selected projects to an international network that create opportunities to share knowledge and find support from donors and investors. Projects Types The WISE Accelerator supports innovative projects that have a high potential for: Scalability … [Read more...] about WISE Accelerator Program: Seeking Innovative Projects in the Field of Education
Deadline: 1 April 2017 Nominations are open for World of Children Awards 2017 with an aim to provide funding and recognition to support life-changing work for children by discovering and elevating only the most effective change makers for children worldwide. World of Children Award was created to recognize and elevate those selfless individuals who make a difference in the lives of children across the globe, regardless of political, religious or geographical boundaries. These courageous … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 World of Children Awards!
Deadline: 16 September 2016 DFID is currently seeking applications for its Commercial Agriculture Programme, a multi-million £ programme which will stimulate agricultural transformation (Stepping Up) through improved productivity, increased market access for smallholder farmers and increased investment in agribusiness in DFID focus countries. The Programme will help to deliver on the DFID Conceptual Framework for Agriculture. DFID will be hosting an Early Market Engagement Event about the … [Read more...] about DFID Call for Applications: Commercial Agriculture Programme
Deadline: 12 September 2016 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) in Cambodia is seeking proposals for a programme entitled “Increasing accountability to gender and HIV: impact mitigation services and strengthen capacity for collective advocacy” with an aim to support national capacities to respond to HIV outbreaks in a gender-competent manner, with a focus on the Roka Commune. Objectives To mitigate the impact of HIV on the local … [Read more...] about UN Women Call for Proposals: Increasing Accountability to Gender and HIV
Deadline: 6 October 2016 Swedish Institute is seeking applications from women entrepreneurs who have already started to build a social business for its She Entrepreneurs Leadership Programme. She Entrepreneurs is an initiative from the Swedish Institute (SI), a public agency that promotes interest and confidence in Sweden around the world. Swedish values and experiences include creating a sustainable and equal society globally. Sweden is a reputed innovation leader and gender equality role … [Read more...] about Swedish Institute’s She Entrepreneurs 2017: Inviting Young Women Social Entrepreneurs
Deadline: 1 October 2016 The Aids Fonds is seeking applications for its 2016 small grants program. It only assesses proposals primarily concerning HIV/AIDS related issues. Aids Fonds operates both in the Netherlands and internationally. In its home country, Aids Fonds has been involved in prevention, treatment, care and support for people with HIV and risk groups for over 30 years. Aids Fonds' mission is “towards a world without AIDS”. Aids Fonds is there for anyone affected by HIV and AIDS, … [Read more...] about Aids Fonds Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program
Deadline: 22 September 2016 Zorig Foundation is seeking applications for its Women’s Leadership Program 2017 (WLP) with an aim to provide professional development and networking opportunities for Australia Awards alumni, especially women, to build skills to access leadership positions across all industries and sectors. The WLP targets Australia Awards alumni to enhance women's ability to compete equally in the workplace, regardless of gender, as the next generation of Mongolian leaders. The … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Women’s Leadership Program 2017
Deadline: 25 October 2016 The Echoing Green fellowship program is open for applications, seeking the world’s most promising Social Entrepreneurs. Echoing Green’s Barclays Brain Trust Series, sponsored in part by Barclays, is a program of roundtable and mentorship opportunities for Fellows with leading professionals working in marketing, fundraising, business development, and technology. Benefits The Fellowships are awarded annually to individuals or partners who receive: A stipend of … [Read more...] about Echoing Green Fellowship: Inviting Promising Social Entrepreneurs
Deadline: 7 September 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for Start-Up Chile Seed program. The program is for those who want to accelerate and develop a world-class startup in Chile, while helping the program shape the local culture to embrace entrepreneurship. Start-Up Chile is a Chilean Government run program and executed by Corfo, that attracts early stage, high-potential entrepreneurs to bootstrap their startups in Chile, using it as a platform to go global. The goal of the program is to … [Read more...] about Start-Up Chile Seed: Accelerating and Developing a World-Class Startup in Chile
Deadline: 30 October 2016 Princeton in Africa is seeking applications for its 2017-18 fellowship program with an aim to develop young leaders committed to Africa’s advancement by offering yearlong fellowship opportunities with a variety of organizations that work across the African continent. Since its launch in 1999, they have had nearly 500 Fellows in 36 countries. This year, 49 recent college graduates (from 30 colleges and universities) are working with 31 organizations in 15 African … [Read more...] about Apply for Princeton in Africa 2017-18 Fellowship Program!
Deadline: 28 October 2016 The United States Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "DRL Global Religious Freedom Programs" with an aim to promote and protect religious freedom globally. Objectives EAP Region Malaysia Program: $400,000 -- DRL's objective is to address increasing interreligious tensions and the politicization of religion in Malaysia. Indonesia Program: … [Read more...] about Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor: Global Religious Freedom Programs
Deadline: 9 September 2016 The Embassy of France in Ghana is currently inviting applications from qualified CSOs for its Capacity Development Programme with an aim to strengthen the organisational effectiveness, advocacy, results based management and reporting skills of civil society organisations. The Programme will strengthen accountability and participatory development processes of the selected CSOs for more effective policy engagement and influence with government and the private … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Capacity Development Programme for CSOs in Ghana
Deadline: 8 September 2016 Applications are open for the PIVOT East 2016 that aims to catalyze the growth of startups, so as to amplify and consolidate the gains of East Africa’s digital entrepreneurship ecosystem. The key objective for this year’s event is “to facilitate discovery of the next wave of high potential startups in the region”. PIVOT East is Africa’s biggest startups competition and conference held annually since 2011. The competition comprises of a series of activities that will … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: PIVOT East 2016
Deadline: 30 September 2016 The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is currently inviting applicants for its World Food Day Poster Contest. The World Food Day Poster Contest calls on children and teens from 5-19 to use their imaginations and express their ideas on the World Food Day theme: "Climate is changing. Food and agriculture must too." Prize Information Three winning poster designs will be selected by a jury in each category. The top three poster … [Read more...] about Applications Open for World Food Day Poster Contest!
Deadline: 11 September 2016 The organizers and partners of the Solidarity Academy Baltic Sea Youth Dialogue 2016 are pleased to invite young journalists from the Baltic Sea states to the thirteenth edition of the Solidarity Academy which will be held in Gdansk from 13-20 November 2016. The Solidarity Academy is an international project aimed at inspiring and supporting the development of the young intellectual elites of Europe. The main values and rules of the project are: respect for others, … [Read more...] about Apply for Solidarity Academy Baltic Sea Youth Dialogue 2016!
Deadline: 9 September 2016 Oxfam Germany in cooperation with Climate Tracker offers a unique opportunity: A two week speaker’s tour through Germany for two climate activists from the Global South. This is a great opportunity to bring applicant's voice to Germany and tell the people about the impacts of climate change in their community and region. The tour will happen in March 2017. By the speakers tour Climate Tracker will raise awareness in the German public about the dramatic impacts of … [Read more...] about Be a Voice of the Global South and Win a Fully-Funded Fellowship for a Speaking Tour in Germany!
Deadline: 12 September 2016 The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is seeking applicants from research-focused organisations from academia, private sector and research institutes from around the world for its "Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund" with an aim to support the use of the latest cutting-edge innovations to accelerate the development of new vaccines against livestock diseases. The Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund (LVIF) is an initiative developed by the Bill & … [Read more...] about IDRC Global Call for Proposals: Inviting Organisations for Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund
Deadline: 26 September 2016 The Embassy of France in South Africa is seeking proposals for its Civil Society Development Fund with an aim to build capacity, autonomy and accountability among local stakeholders, i.e. regional communities and grassroots civil society organisations, agricultural production associations, neighbourhood associations, women, parents schooling bodies. Objectives To assess the results obtained by the 11 micro-projects; To capture case studies and draw lessons … [Read more...] about Embassy of France in South Africa: Civil Society Development Fund