ICFJ: Digital Media Training for the Next Generation of Women Journalists in Saudi Arabia

Deadline: 8 January 2018 Are you a Saudi Arabian woman interested in gaining new skills to thrive in today’s digitally-driven media environment? If yes, then apply for Digital Media Training for the Next Generation of Women Journalists Program. The program goal is to advance the careers of young Saudi women journalists, spur interactive, multimedia reporting that highlights underreported issues of importance to women in the country and bolster storytelling with new data journalism skills and … [Read more...]

Canadian Women’s Foundation: Seeking Proposals for 2018 Annual Violence Prevention Grants Program

Deadline: 5 February 2018 The Canadian Women’s Foundation is currently accepting proposals for its 2018-2019 Annual Violence Prevention Grants program. Goals Organizations can apply for grants that address one of the following goals: Prevention: Prevent gender-based violence through programs involving for girls only, or for teens of all genders (11 to 19 years old); Rebuilding Lives: Support women’s organizations and programs involving women and children rebuild their lives after … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: U.S. Embassy Moscow PAS Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The U.S. Embassy Moscow Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Grants Program. PAS Moscow invites proposals for projects that strengthen ties between the United States and Russia by highlighting shared values and promoting bilateral cooperation.  Priority Areas Programs that support a long-term investment in U.S.-Russian ties through educational, cultural, professional, … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Implementation of Awareness-raising among Refugee and Migrant Women on How to Access Justice Services

Deadline: 28 December 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women’s civil society organizations and organizations working on gender equality and ending violence against women to undertake: Awareness raising among refugee and migrant women on how to access justice services under the Turkey component of the Regional Programme “Ending violence against women in the Western Balkans and Turkey: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds”. The … [Read more...]

AmplifyChange Strengthening Grants Program: Supporting the work of Small to Medium Civil Society Organisations

Deadline: 31 January 2018 AmplifyChange is currently inviting applicants from eligible organisations for its Strengthening Grants program to support, strengthen quality and scale-up the work of small to medium civil society organisations, partnerships and coalitions who are operating at a local, community, district or national level. Strengthening grants are also intended to support organisational development and boost effectiveness of group. Priority Areas Addressing gender-based … [Read more...]

PHAC Call for Proposals: Preventing Gender-Based Violence in the form of Teen/Youth Dating Violence in Canada

Deadline: 24 January 2018 The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is currently inviting eligible organizations to submit applications to advance promising programs and initiatives to prevent gender-based violence (GBV) in the form of teen/youth dating violence in Canada. The objective of this funding opportunity is to support the implementation and testing of programs and initiatives to prevent dating violence among teens and youth. Funding Information Applicants can request up to $200,000 … [Read more...]

AWDF Call for Proposals: Leading from the South Round 2

Deadline: 15 January 2018 The African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) is currently inviting proposals for the second round of grants from all eligible women-led and women’s rights groups and organisations in Africa and the Middle East. Under the Leading from the South initiative, AWDF aims to scale up its grantmaking and advocacy initiatives to promote women’s rights, amplify their voices, increase economic opportunities and improve access to spaces of decision-making. AWDF is one of four … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Inviting NGOs & Community Groups for New Zealand Embassy Fund in Mexico Program

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The New Zealand Embassy is currently inviting NGOs and community groups for its New Zealand Embassy Fund (NZEF) in Mexico program that allows flexible support for projects that clearly and directly contribute to the elimination of poverty, and that have a high impact on the socioeconomic development of the community. The projects must be in line with the mission of the New Zealand Embassy Fund that seeks “sustainable development in developing countries, in order to … [Read more...]

Bridge for CSOs/AGBU: Inviting Armenian CSOs for Innovation for Social Impact Grants Program

Deadline: 29 December 2017 Applications are open for the Innovation for Social Impact Grants program to support innovative projects that will serve the public good, be responsive to the needs of people and communities, address the need of vulnerable population, reduce inequalities and promote social inclusion and tolerance, encourage volunteerism and community mobilization, ensure sustainable models and community participation through empowering youth, engaging women and girls. Bridge for CSOs … [Read more...]

Apply for L’Oréal USA for Women in Science Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 2 February 2018 Applications are open for L’Oréal USA for Women in Science Fellowship Program in the United States to honor women postdoctoral scientists for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations. The program is the U.S. component of the L'Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science International Fellowships program. Benefits The program awards women postdoctoral scientists annually with … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Zambia: SUSI Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership Program

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy is seeking qualified Zambian women to apply for the Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership. SUSI Student Leader programs are intensive short term academic programs whose purpose is to provide groups of undergraduate student leaders with a deeper understanding of the United States, while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills. The five-week Institute will consist of a balanced series of seminar … [Read more...]

EMHRF Standard Intervention Grant Program: Supporting Human Rights Organizations

Deadline: 18 January 2018 Euro-Mediterranean Foundation is seeking applications for its Standard Intervention Program with an aim to fund small human rights organizations, groups and defenders by reinforcing their operations and human capacities in order to enable them to create structures or implement innovative activities effectively in the region. The Foundation aims at supporting human rights defenders, regardless of their gender, in consideration of the following: Their activities … [Read more...]

Neelan Tiruchelvam Trust: Seeking Proposals for ‘Empowering Vulnerable Communities’ Program

Deadline: Various The Neelan Tiruchelvam Trust is currently accepting project proposals to be supported under its November 2017 funding cycle “Empowering Vulnerable Communities”. This Call for Proposals specifically seeks to strengthen civil society and community efforts to develop individually and collectively; to empower citizens participation in governance and policy issues and enable effective engagement with stakeholders, particularly government, at local, regional and national levels, to … [Read more...]

WFT Call for Proposals: Small-Scale Innovative Initiatives for Improved Rights and Empowerment of Adolescent Girls in Migration Situation

Deadline: 15 December 2017 Women Fund Tanzania (WFT) has announced a Special Call with the aim of providing small scale funding to local level community initiatives with a focus on migrant adolescent girls as well as women’s rights organizations/movements working in this area for promotion of adolescent girls issues in migrant situations in Tanzania. WFT strongly believe that this small scale funding shall contribute towards transforming gender constraining and exploitative contexts under … [Read more...]

Applications Open for World Bank #Blog4Dev Competition for Kenya, Uganda & Rwanda

Deadline: 22 December 2017 The World Bank is currently inviting applicants for its #Blog4Dev Competition with an aim to provide opportunity for Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda Citizens. The World Bank wants applicants to share their thoughts on Gender-Based Violence in Kenya, Rwanda, or Uganda for a chance to win a trip to Washington, D.C. in April 2018. A global epidemic—affecting as many as one in every three women—Gender-Based Violence is defined as serious violations not against women and girls … [Read more...]

Apply for Connecting Voice(s): Uganda Linking & Learning Facilitation!

Deadline: 8 December 2017 Is your organisation passionate about at facilitating dynamic learning experiences with diverse groups of people? Do you have experience working with civil society groups in Uganda? Do you use participatory, creative and transformative approaches in networking with other stakeholders? Does your organisation undertake research to identify what works and what doesn’t work in development work and replicate best practices? If yes, you could be the organisation that Voice … [Read more...]

Call for Concept Papers: Small-scale Renewable Electricity Projects in Mali, Myanmar and Nepal

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Siemenpuu Foundation and EKOenergy Climate Fund have announced a call for project proposals to establish renewable electricity installations aiming at alleviation of energy poverty and social inequality in Mali, Myanmar and Nepal. Funding Information Siemenpuu and EKOenergy are looking for projects in the range of 20.000 to 50.000 euros, lasting maximum for two years. Initially, Siemenpuu and EKOenergy are looking for 3-5 projects to be financed in … [Read more...]

12th UNDEF Project Grant: Inviting Civil Society Organizations for Funding Projects to Advance & Support Democracy

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) is inviting civil society organizations for the twelfth round of its funding projects to advance and support democracy in order to strengthen the voice of civil society, promote human rights, and encourage the participation of all groups in democratic processes. UNDEF supports projects that strengthen the voice of civil society, promote human rights, and encourage the participation of all groups in democratic processes. The … [Read more...]

RAJA-Danièle Marcovici Foundation’s Grant: Supporting Projects to Improve Women’s Living Conditions

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The RAJA-Danièle Marcovici Foundation is inviting applicants from eligible organizations for its grant program to support projects to improve the rights and living conditions of women in France and around the world, supported by French associations. Thematic Areas Women's rights and the fight against violence against women: The Foundation supporting projects to defend the rights of women and girls, wherever they are threatened, and to fight alongside them … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Tunis: SUSI for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership Program

Deadline: 25 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Tunis is pleased to announce the 2018 Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) for Student Leaders Women’s Leadership program. The SUSI Women’s Leadership program is an intensive academic exchange that provides undergraduate students with a deeper understanding of the United States and enhances their leadership skills. The program will consist of seminar discussions, readings, group presentations, lectures, educational travel, site visits, … [Read more...]