APWLD Call for Applications: Labour Rights Participatory Action Research for Change Programme

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Asia Pacific Forum on Women, law and Development (APWLD) is currently inviting women trade unions, workers’ groups and migrant workers groups to take part in this exciting Labour Rights Feminist Participatory Action Research (Labour FPAR) programme that aims to develop knowledge, tools and resources that support women in labour movements to shape and engage in policies regarding labour rights and strengthen women workers’ power and solidarity. APWLD will provide a … [Read more...]

The Y-HER Accelerator Program:  An Open Opportunity for Passionate Female Entrepreneurs in Africa

Deadline: 22 September 2017 Are you a Female Founder that has already launched a business that is making a difference in the lives of the women and girls in your community (by improving education, health, homes or creating good jobs)? Do you want to scale their venture to impact many more people? Are you on a clear path to revenue? If yes, then apply now for The Y-HER Accelerator Program. Applications are open for “The Y-HER Accelerator Program”, that is a powerful opportunity for passionate … [Read more...]

Applications Open for National Entrepreneurship Awards 2017!

Deadline: 15 September 2017 The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MoSDE) is seeking applications for its National Entrepreneurship Awards 2017 to encourage a culture of entrepreneurship across the country and to highlight the models of excellence for others to emulate and improve upon. The Award Track winners will be identified through a process of screening and jury selection.The target group for these awards are Young Entrepreneurs of the country. Award Categories … [Read more...]

AWDF Call for Applications: 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence Program

Deadline: 12 September 2017 The African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) is currently accepting proposals for a programme entitled “16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence in 2017” with an aim to support the global campaign to end violence against women. AWDF will fund small sized women’s rights organisations on the African continent to lend their voice to the campaign as well as participate in activities that will end all forms of violence against women and girls in their … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Elevating the Role of Women in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism in Southeast Asia

Deadline: 7 September 2017 The Global Center on Cooperative Security (Global Center) is seeking proposals from civil society organizations (CSOs) in Southeast Asia to undertake initiatives focused on elevating the role of women in preventing and countering violent extremism (P/CVE). This small grants funding opportunity is one element of a broader program, coordinated by the Global Center and funded by the Government of the Netherlands, aimed at strengthening the networks, capacity, and … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Belgrade: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 14 September 2017 The Australian Embassy in Belgrade, through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's Direct Aid Program (DAP), is seeking project proposals from applicants in three countries of accreditation – Serbia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Montenegro. DAP is a flexible small grants program funded from Australia’s aid budget and managed by the Embassy. Priorities The Australian Embassy in Belgrade welcomes project proposals from capable NGOs, CSOs and … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Ukraine: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017-18

Deadline: 18 September 2017 The Australian Embassy in Ukraine is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017-18 which is a flexible, small grants scheme administered by Australian diplomatic missions around the world. The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a small grants program funded from Australia's aid budget. It has the flexibility to work with local communities in developing countries on projects that reduce poverty and achieve sustainable development consistent with Australia's … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Preventing Sexual and Gender Based Violence against Women and Girls in Developing Countries

Deadline: 25 October 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Preventing Sexual and Gender Based Violence against Women and Girls in Developing Countries" to promote gender equality and women's and girls' empowerment. The objective of this call for proposals is to reinforce the technical and financial capacity of local civil society organisations (CSOs) to foster rights of women and girls living in developing countries … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Capacity Building of Providers of Services for Women Survivors of Violence

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSO networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals that aim at: increasing capacities of providers of general and specialist support services for women survivors of all forms of violence to implement the relevant international standards, including those provided in the Convention … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Monitoring the Implementation of the National Strategy and Action Plan on Gender Equality 2016-2020

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women in Albania to submit proposals on capacity building of CSOs to monitor the implementation of activities related to reduction of gender-based violence and domestic violence of the Albanian National Strategy and Action Plan on Gender Equality … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Women Entrepreneur Quest 2017!

Deadline: 3 September 2017 Applications are open for "The Women Entrepreneur Quest (WEQ) 2017" which is a flagship contest of Anita Borg Institute (ABI) India for women entrepreneurs, who are founders of startups in the technology sector. WEQ is a comprehensive platform that provides networking, mentoring and learning opportunities to grow one’s business. WEQ 2017 is sponsored by the Anita Borg Institute India (ABI India) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of … [Read more...]

Global Change Leaders Program 2018: Strengthening the Leadership Capacities of Women in Developing Countries

Deadline: 7 September 2017 The Coady International Institute is seeking applications from women in developing countries for its program entitled “Global Change Leaders”, to enable women from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities. Program participants engage in learning grounded in real world experiences and focused on Coady’s core thematic areas. Benefits The Global Change … [Read more...]

UN Women: Promoting the right of women to access specialist support services available for women survivors of violence and discrimination in Albania

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women, as well as community-based organizations working with Roma or other disadvantaged women to submit proposals that aim at promoting the right of women to receive information about general and specialist support services available for women that are victims of … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Monitoring the Implementation of CEDAW Recommendations, Istanbul Convention

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSOs networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to submit proposals to establish a network of organizations to support women´s voice and agency to monitor, report on and advocate for the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Awareness Raising Campaigns on the Effects of, and How to Address, Harmful Gender Stereotypes

Deadline: 17 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) in Albania is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) or CSO networks working on gender equality and ending violence against women to undertake capacity building and awareness raising campaigns on the effects of, and how to address, harmful gender stereotypes with the involvement of communities and community based organizations, government, media, private sector, National Human … [Read more...]

Call for Innovations: Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG) Challenge

Deadline: 8 September 2017 In partnership with UN Women, Resilient Africa Network (RAN) is implementing a project on equipping communities in Northern Uganda (Gulu and Kitgum Districts) and partners with skills directed towards the use of innovative approaches in Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG). This EVAWG challenge seeks to identify innovative solutions towards ending violence against women and girls. These can be initiatives or approaches with proof of sustainability and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Turkey Land Cove Foundation’s Grant!

Deadline: 1 October 2017 Turkey Land Cove Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to offer a working residency for a motivated woman to pursue her professional, educational and/or artistic goals away from the distractions of daily life. TLCF provides a quiet space to progress toward a defined goal, complete a project, and/or develop tools to propel her life in a new direction. Turkey Land Cove Foundation (TLCF) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization committed to providing … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in Australia Awards: Women Trading Globally Programme!

Deadline: 25 August 2017 Are you a woman who owns and operates a successful small business? Do you wish to learn about international trade and how you might be able to embark on the pathway of growing your business into new international markets? If yes, then apply for the “Australia Awards: Women Trading Globally” programme. The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, under its Aid for Trade and Australia Awards programs, and in partnership with the Export Council of Australia is … [Read more...]

Zorig Foundation: Women’s Leadership Program

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Zorig Foundation is seeking applications for its Women's Leadership Program (WLP) which is a new initiative supported by the governments of Australia and Mongolia. WLP aims to improve leadership opportunities for women graduates when they return from studying in Australia. The program is designed for Australia Awards alumni to enhance their abilities to compete equally in the workplace regardless of gender, and help them advance to become the next generation of … [Read more...]

Call for EOIs: Fiji Women’s Fund to Support Women’s Groups, Organisations and Networks

Deadline: 27 August 2017 The Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development (Pacific Women) Program, supported by the Australian Government is seeking Expressions of Interest for its Fiji Women’s Fund to support women’s groups, organisations and networks in Fiji to expand and enhance their work on women’s empowerment and gender equality. The Fund is expected to reach women living in rural and remote locations and those who are marginalized, including women living with disabilities and those facing … [Read more...]

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