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).

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...]

HEINEKEN Africa Foundation: Seeking Proposals to Improve Health in Sub-Saharan Africa

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The HEINEKEN Africa Foundation is seeking proposals from breweries in Sub-Saharan Africa and (N)GO’s for its grant program. Underpinning HEINEKEN’s long-standing commitment to Africa, projects are only carried out in the Sub-Saharan African countries in which HEINEKEN is operating. For each project a partnership is created between the HEINEKEN Africa Foundation, the local HEINEKEN brewery and a local or international (N)GO. The Foundation provides funding and … [Read more...]

Water for Women Fund: Request for Proposals for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Research Awards

Deadline: 20 December 2018 The Water for Women Fund Coordinator, GHD, has announced a request for proposals from eligible Research Organisations (ROs) to implement WASH Research Awards (Research Type 1) through the Water for Women Fund. Objectives The WASH Research Awards aim to contribute to the goal of 'Improved health, gender equality and socially well-being of Asian and Pacific communities through inclusive, sustainable WASH in Asian and Pacific countries WASH'. The Awards will … [Read more...]

First Solar Corporate Charitable Fund: Civic Engagement and Environmental Impact Grants Program

Deadline: 1 February 2019 Applications are open for Civic Engagement and Environmental Impact Grants Program to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Emphasis is placed on programs that support the First Solar Corporate giving values which include: focusing on “green” education initiatives, access to clean energy and water in undeserved areas, and furthering the development of innovative and sustainable technologies. Priority will be given to organizations that make … [Read more...]

Loblaw Water Fund: Supporting Community Water Projects

Deadline: 17 December 2018 World Wildlife Fund-Canada is accepting applications for its Loblaw Water Fund to help improve the health of freshwater ecosystems across Canada, including lakes, rivers, streams, wetlands and surrounding riparian zones, and to reduce the threats they face. The fund provides grants to registered charitable organizations and not-for-profits working on projects that aim to conserve, protect or restore freshwater and riparian habitats and the species living within … [Read more...]

Access to Energy Fund Program: Supporting Sustainable and Clean Energy Projects in Remote Rural Areas

Deadline: 25 November 2018 Energias de Portugal, S.A. (EDP) is seeking applications for its Access to Energy Fund Program. Access to energy (A2E) is a necessary condition to break the poverty cycle, allowing the social and economic development of remote rural areas. Electrical energy is crucial for health, education, water and agriculture, income generation and community projects. The A2E CSR FUND Program is aimed to alleviate energy poverty by supporting sustainable and clean energy … [Read more...]

European Commission: Grants for the Blue Economy- Investing in Innovation

Deadline: 31 January 2019 European Commission is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Grants for the Blue Economy- Investing in Innovation." This proposal aims to support demonstration projects based on innovative technologies testing/deploying/scaling-up of new industrial or service applications and solutions for the blue economy. Such support is important to: Help innovative technologies and/or maritime services improve their market readiness and advance towards market entry, … [Read more...]

USAID-Pretoria: Local Partnerships for the Transformation of Water Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 23 November 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/Southern Africa (SA) has announced the Local Partnerships for the Transformation of Water Annual Program Statement (APS) to support the water sector for the Southern Africa region. This Annual Program Statement (APS) invites civil society organizations, non-governmental organizations, non-profit organizations, education and research institutions, private businesses, financial institutions, chambers of … [Read more...]

Sida: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation-Integrated Processes

Deadline: 7 December 2018 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme, “Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation – Integrated Processes” in order 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. Benefits Increased knowledge of methods … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: IFS Individual Research Grants Program

Deadline: 30 November 2018 The International Foundation for Science (IFS) is inviting applications for its Individual Research Grants to support excellent individual research and to build capacity of early-career scientists in the developing world to undertake research on the sustainable management of biological and water resources. Research Areas Biological Resources in Terrestrial Systems Including but not limited to: Biodiversity, Forestry, Natural Products, Renewable Energy and … [Read more...]