Latest Grants and Resources for WASH

Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene).

Stockholm Environment Institute: Call for Concept Notes for ‘Regional Environmental Event Support’

Deadline: 28 February 2019 The Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) is currently accepting concept notes for regional strategic events in Asia that focus on advancing environmentally sustainable development with integration of gender and social equality and rights-based approaches, in addition to poverty reduction, into the themes and design of these events. The events should include a mix of representatives from government, private sector, civil society, research or academic institutions … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Recovery of Species on the Brink of Extinction

Deadline: 10 April 2019 National Geographic Society is seeking proposals from around the world that will support on the ground priorities of IUCN SSC Species Conservation Plans (e.g. Action Plans, Conservation Strategies, Population and Habitat Viability Assessments) as well as conservation actions that are endorsed by the relevant IUCN SSC Species Specialist Group. In partnership with the IUCN SSC and Fondation Segré, the goal of this request for funding is to halt further biodiversity … [Read more...]

The Embassy of Switzerland in Amman: Call for Projects for Small Grants Program 2019

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The Embassy of Switzerland in Amman, accredited to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the Republic of Iraq, has announced a call for projects “Small Grants Program 2019” in the fields of: Freedom of expression and association; Protection and empowerment of women (political participation); Awareness raising on environmental issues (water, waste management); Promotion of due process, fight against torture and death penalty. Grant … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Go Global Africa for Startups Program

Deadline: 30 January 2019 The UK Government’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport has launched a new International Tech Hub Network in 2019, in partnership with the British High Commission in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa for Startups to join the country’s Go Global 2019 programme. This is a unique opportunity to collaborate with the UK to take their startup to the next level. Go Global has been designed to prepare post Minimum Viable Product (MVP) startups for the next … [Read more...]

USAID/AECOM Call for Concept Papers: Strengthening Watershed and Irrigation Management (SWIM) in Afghanistan

Deadline: 30 June 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the Strengthening Watershed and Irrigation Management (SWIM), USAID-funded program for Afghanistan implemented by AECOM that aims to support sustainable, agriculture-led economic growth by increasing the sustainable and productive use of water and strengthening water resource management. The key objective of the SWIM grants program is to engage Afghan partners and build local capacity of DAILs, RBAs, DDAs, CDCs, Water user … [Read more...]

Sida Training Programme on ‘Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation – Integrated Processes’

Deadline: 15 March 2019 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme "Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation – Integrated Processes"  to contribute to improved planning and implementation of more sustainable urban water and sanitation services, where the rights, needs and demands of all citizens including those of marginalised groups are taken into account. The term sustainability addresses environmental, … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Seeking Applications for Smart Cities Collaboration Competition

Deadline: 20 February 2019 The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section in New Delhi is seeking applications for its program entitled "Smart Cities Collaboration Competition". Program Goals The goal of this funding opportunity is to strengthen people-to-people ties between the U.S. and India through the exchange of information, experience, and expertise. This project is expected to advance this goal by: Empowering India’s youth, entrepreneurial, and academic communities to address … [Read more...]

PRIMA Call for Proposals (Section 1): Management of Water 2019

Deadline: 28 February 2019 The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA) has launched its calls for Management of Water 2019. The overall objective of the PRIMA programme is to build research and innovation capacities and to develop knowledge and common innovative solutions for agro-food systems, to make them sustainable, and for integrated water provision and management in the Mediterranean area, to make those systems and that provision and management more … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Mozambique: Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects 2019

Deadline: 15 February 2019 The Embassy of Japan in Mozambique is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects 2019 which is intended to respond various development needs in a prompt and proper manner in order to directly support community-based organizations such as non-governmental organizations (NGOs), schools and local governments. Priority Areas in Mozambique Priority areas are the areas that aim to improve Basic Human Needs (BHN) such as … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019

Deadline: 30 January 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 which is the world’s most inspiring entrepreneurs innovating in Agriculture, Connectivity, Energy, Health, and Water. The governments of the Netherlands and the United States will co-host the ninth Global Entrepreneurship Summit in The Hague on June 4-5, 2019, to drive global innovation and celebrate the free-market economy that supports jobs, growth, and transformative solutions to … [Read more...]

Innovate4right: Inviting Individuals & Groups from Anywhere in the World

Deadline: 20 December 2018 Innovate4right is currently accepting applications from either individuals or groups, from both the public and private sectors anywhere in the world for the World Humanitarian Innovation Day in Basel - Switzerland. Proposals can be wide-ranging in scope but should include a description of the contribution with a focus on how it is solving the human basic needs, the sustainability and its impact within the community (ies). The mission of … [Read more...]

The Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh: Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh is inviting applications for its Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects to support various development projects with a view to enhance human security at the grass-roots level. There is an increasing need for cooperation by the entire international community to realize a peaceful and affluent society in which everybody can live their individual lives in a humane manner. The GGHSP mainly supports the projects on … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Sarphati Sanitation Awards (SSA) 2019!

Deadline: 1 July 2019 World Waternet, Netherlands Water Partnership and Aqua for All, endorsed by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Directorate-General for International Cooperation (DGIS), has launched Sarphati Sanitation Awards (SSA) 2019 to honor the outstanding contribution of individuals or organizations to the global sanitation and public health challenge through entrepreneurship. For the Sarphati Sanitation Awards (SSA) 2019 they call upon the next Sarphati – the entrepreneur … [Read more...]

SDC: Call for Proposals “Nature based Solutions for Water”

Deadline: 21 January 2019 Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) has announced a call for proposals for its "Nature based Solutions for Water". SDC is looking for project proposals that contribute to the achievement of the following: The overall objective of the initiative is a water-secure world in which NbSW solutions are applied along-side human-made (grey) infrastructure solutions to benefit a range of stakeholders, at local, national, regional and global levels, … [Read more...]

Apply for CMI 3rd Mediterranean Water Heroes Youth Contest!

Deadline: 23 December 2018 The Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) has launched the third edition of the “Mediterranean Water Heroes” youth contest. In the run-up to this workshop, the third edition of the “Mediterranean Water Heroes” youth contest will offer young water activists from around the Mediterranean the opportunity to showcase their innovative work on water and migration. Every year, World Water Day draws the world’s attention to key global water issues. World Water … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Famae Water Challenge!

Deadline: 15 February 2019 Applications are now open for the Famae Water Challenge which has set up by FAMAE endowment fund to enable brilliant and innovative inventors to make their ideas come true or to effectively launch their product. The goal of the FAMAE endowment fund is to seek pragmatic, efficient, durable, universal and money-saving solutions to make life easier for urban citizens while reducing their environmental footprint. Design a simple and innovative product or service … [Read more...]

SDC Call for Proposals: Boosting Collective Action for Improved Water Quality

Deadline: 21 January 2019 Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is inviting applicants for a program entitled “Boosting Collective Action for Improved Water Quality”. SDC is looking at supporting projects that tackle water quality-related challenges of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) by working towards reducing water pollution from industrial sources. The overall goal of the project should be to improve the overall health and environment of the target populations … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Global Water Awards 2019!

Deadline: 31 January 2019 Nominations are open for the Global Water Awards 2019 which is sponsored by the Evoqua Water Technologies. The winners of the 2019 Global Water Awards will be announced at the Global Water Summit on April 9th 2019 at the Natural History Museum, London. Categories Water Company of the Year: For the water company that made the most significant contribution to the development of the international water sector in 2018. Desalination Company of the Year: For … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 First Nations Water Leadership Award!

Deadline: 12 December 2018 Nominations are now open for the 2019 First Nations Water Leadership Award which was created by Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) to recognize First Nations individuals or organizations that have demonstrated leadership and outstanding dedication to the advancement of clean and safe drinking water in First Nations communities, today and for future generations. Eligibility Criteria Applicants can nominate: First Nations individuals, community members or … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: EcoAction Community Funding Program

Deadline: 20 December 2018 Government of Canada is seeking proposals for its EcoAction Community Funding Program which is available for new projects that engage Canadians and clearly demonstrate measurable, positive results related to fresh water, a key environmental priority. Preference will be given to proposals that engage Indigenous Peoples, youth or small businesses. Priorities Applicant’s project must include one related Priority Result: Canadians contribute to the … [Read more...]