Apply for Global Cleantech Innovation Programme for SMEs in South Africa!

Deadline: 26 April 2017 The Global Environment Facility (GEF), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) in South Africa is currently seeking applications for Global Cleantech Innovation Programme (GCIP) for SMEs to promote clean technology innovation and supporting SMEs and start-ups working on solutions related to energy efficiency, green buildings, renewable energy, Transportation, waste beneficiation and water … [Read more...]

The Chrysalis Trust Grants: Supporting UK-Based Charities

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Chrysalis Trust is currently accepting applications from the UK registered charities providing public benefit. The trust prioritizes less popular and harder to fund projects. The trust provides support for both capital projects and core funding. Priority Areas Relief of poverty and disability Provision of access to shelter, education, healthcare and water Eligibility Criteria All grants are made at the discretion of the trustees without discrimination … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Kurita Water and Environmental Foundation Research Grant Program!

Deadline: 27 April 2017 The Kurita Water and Environmental Foundation (KWEF) is currently accepting applications for its Research Grant Program with an aim to support scientists in Asian countries who are conducting research in their own countries on the conservation and restoration of water resources, which are defined as oceans, surface water and underground water as well as the areas of land adjacent to them. Research Areas Research subjects related to water environment in the … [Read more...]

Submit Entries for Social Entrepreneur of the Year (SEOY) Award 2017 for India!

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The Jubilant Bhartia Foundation and Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship are seeking applications for its “Social Entrepreneur of the Year” (SEOY) Award 2017 for India in order to participate and share their innovation. The Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award celebrates mature-stage social entrepreneurs and their organizations that implement innovative, sustainable and large-scale solutions to address poverty, indignity and the lack of basic services and … [Read more...]

APHRC: Seeking Applications for Sanitation and Fecal Waste Management in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda

Deadline: 15 April 2017 The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is accepting applications for its fellowship program on Sanitation and Fecal Waste Management with an aim to improve and expand implementation and resourcing of national sanitation policies in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, with a specific focus on human fecal waste management in urban areas. The six fellows will embed their research in the project’s research activities, and will be required to support engagement … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Chisinau: Small Grants 2017 in the Republic of Moldova

Deadline: 10 April 2017 The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Chisinau has announced a call for proposals for Small Grants for 2017 in the Republic of Moldova. This aid modality of Slovak Official Development Assistance is funded from the SlovakAid Programme and aimed directly at small-scale projects which represent more flexible, operative and effective financial support for developing countries. Focus and Priorities The submitted projects must be related to sectors of water supply, … [Read more...]

National Park Service: Land and Water Conservation Fund State and Local Assistance Program

Deadline: 28 April 2017 The National Park Service is seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) State and Local Assistance Program to acquire and/or develop lands for public outdoor recreation purposes. The LWCF State and Local Assistance Program was established in 1964 to assist in preserving, developing and assuring accessibility to present and future generations of U.S. citizens and visitors “such quality and quantity of outdoor … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: UNESCO-Rotary Scholarships for Water and Sanitation Professionals

Deadline: 15 June 2017 Rotary and the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education are currently accepting applications for Scholarships for Water and Sanitation Professionals. Rotary and the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education have teamed up to tackle the world’s water and sanitation crisis by increasing the number of trained professionals to devise, plan, and implement solutions in developing and emerging countries. Through this partnership, The Rotary Foundation will provide grants to … [Read more...]

Temasek Foundation Ecosperity: Call for Proposals for Sustainable, Innovative Solutions to Improve Liveability

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Temasek Foundation Ecosperity is seeking proposals for Sustainable, Innovative Solutions to Improve Liveability. The Foundation seeks to help innovators overcome initial obstacles to reach a stage where they can demonstrate the effectiveness of their ideas for eventual application. Temasek Foundation Ecosperity is a Singapore-based non-profit philanthropic organisation that funds and supports strategic and impact-driven programmes focusing on championing the … [Read more...]

The Water Abundance XPRIZE: Apply and Win Exciting Cash Prizes for Technologies to Alleviate the Global Water Crisis

Deadline: 28 April 2017 The Australia's Aid Program, together with the Tata Group is inviting applications for the Water Abundance XPRIZE, a $1.75 million competition, challenging teams to alleviate the global water crisis with energy-efficient technologies that harvest fresh water from thin air. Teams will revolutionize access to fresh water by creating a device that extracts a minimum of 2,000 liters of water per day from the atmosphere using 100% renewable energy, at a cost of no more than … [Read more...]

STDF Development and Innovation Grants: 6th Call for National Challenges Projects

Deadline: 2 April 2017 The Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF) is seeking applications to provide grants under its National Challenges Projects (NCP) to address public and private sector priority needs in all areas with the ultimate goal of improving socio-economic issues and/or enhancing the nation’s GDP. The objectives of this call are proposed to encourage scientists to respond to society needs and market demand, and to apply innovative or applicable solutions to urgent and … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in Energy-Water-Climate Change Nexus Workshop

Deadline: 26 April 2017 How can our energy and water systems be more sustainable? How resilient are they against natural and social risks and potential disruptions? And how should different stakeholders, such as cities or multi-national companies, prepare themselves to understand sustainability and resilience in such context? Applications are currently open for the workshop on "Energy-Water-Climate Change Nexus (EWCN) in a Transitional Economy: Sustainability and Resilience". Energy and water … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: German-Israeli Water Technology Cooperation Program

Deadline: 10 May 2017 The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the Israeli Ministry of Science, Technology and Space (MOST) have jointly announced a call for Proposals “German-Israeli Water Technology Cooperation Program” in the field of water technology. Objectives To improve the water situation in Israel and its direct neighbourhood and/or Germany. Transferability of the results to comparable regions should preferably be ensured. To facilitate access to new … [Read more...]

Julia Taft Refugee Fund: Addressing the Social Welfare of Refugees in affected areas of Cameroon

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Yaounde-Cameroon, Political and Economic Section is seeking proposals for its Julia Taft Refugee Fund that will address refugees or returned refugees social welfare in affected regions of Cameroon. The proposals will also consider supporting projects that benefit both refugees/returnees and their host communities. Proposals can address one or more of the following areas: education, health, WASH, vocational training, income generating activities or … [Read more...]

DST Call for Proposals: India-UK Water Quality Research Programme

Deadline: 26 April 2017 India’s Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the UK’s Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) invite proposals to a new 3-year research programme to improve water quality by providing a better understanding of the sources and fate of different pollutants and by supporting the development of management strategies and technologies to reduce pollution levels. The UK component of the programme has a … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan: Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects in Uganda

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Embassy of Japan is seeking applications for its program entitled "Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects" to provide financial assistance to non-profit, development-oriented organizations so as to implement community development projects, which directly benefit people at a grassroots level. The Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Uganda initiated the GGP in 1992 with a project in Kampala. The number, sector, and region of the GGP have grown and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Cambodia Innovate and Learn Grants!

Deadline: 1 May 2017 The Voice is currently inviting groups and organizations for its Cambodia Innovate and Learn Grants to test and scale new approaches with a focus on human-centred innovations that are very context-specific. Themes improving access to (productive) resources (finance, land and water) and employment in particular improving access to social services, health and education fostering space for political participation Funding Information Innovate and learn grants … [Read more...]

Sida International Training Programme: Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applicants for its International Training Programme, “Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation – Integrated Processes” to contribute to planning and implementation of  better sustainable urban water and sanitation services, where the rights, needs and demands of  all citizens, including those of marginalised groups, are taken into account. Priority Themes Framing sustainable urban water and … [Read more...]

WaterSMART Grants: Inviting Applications for Water Marketing Strategy across U.S.

Deadline: 19 April 2017 The Bureau of Reclamation is currently seeking applications for its funding opportunity "WaterSMART water marketing strategy" to cost-share with Reclamation and develops a water marketing strategy to help prevent water-related conflicts and contribute to water sustainability. Reclamation will provide grants to conduct planning activities in developing a water marketing strategy to establish or expand water markets or water marketing transactions. Water marketing refers … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Equator Prize 2017! Recognizing Community and Indigenous Initiatives to Advance Nature-Based Solutions

Deadline: 8 March 2017 The Equator Initiative has announced a global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2017 that will recognize outstanding community and indigenous initiatives that are advancing nature-based solutions for local sustainable development. The Prize winners will feature innovative solutions related to protecting, restoring and/or sustainably managing nature to achieve local sustainable development, such as food security, water security, sustainable jobs and livelihoods, … [Read more...]

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