Deadline: 15 January 2022 Nominations are now open for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) NGO Innovation Award 2022 to celebrate the efforts and accomplishments of NGOs who developed innovative approaches for protection and delivery of services to refugees and other persons of concern to UNHCR. UNHCR, via this Award, seeks to identify and recognize the new and creative approaches that can result in better protection and delivery of service to the communities they … [Read more...] about UNHCR NGO Innovation Award 2022 – Apply Now!
Latest Grants and Resources for Women and Gender
Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Women and Gender.
Deadline: 31 January 2022 The UN Voluntary Trust Fund (UNVTF) for Victims of Trafficking in Persons has launched the sixth Call for Proposals (Sub-grant Programme 1) to provide essential humanitarian, legal and financial aid to victims of trafficking in persons through established channels of assistance. UNVTF is managed by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and benefits from the strategic guidance and expertise of a five-member Board of Trustees, appointed by the UN … [Read more...] about UN Voluntary Trust Fund (UNVTF) Small Grants Programme
Deadline: 17 December 2021 Applications are now open for the 2nd round of ONSIDE Gaming Fund to support girl/women/non-binary people-led initiatives that promote and advocate for gender justice in esports and gaming. The ONSIDE Fund is part of the broader ONSIDE Initiative which envisions a world where all girls, women and non-binary people exercise their right to play. This includes activities related but not limited to game development, playing and organizing, competing in … [Read more...] about 2nd Round Open for ONSIDE Gaming Fund
Deadline: 16 December 2021 Nominations are now open for the Sankalp Africa Awards to recognize the work of those entrepreneurs who have been building a new system, an enabling ecosystem, which provides the right resources and environment for entrepreneurs to thrive and design the new world, a new movement to propel massive collective change, shared and valued by all. They believe entrepreneurs are the driving force that can transform the unprecedented challenges into a new playing field; … [Read more...] about Submit Nominations for Sankalp Africa Awards for Social Entrepreneurs
United Nations (UN) is offering a wide range of opportunities/grant calls to address sustainable development challenges worldwide. Here is a list of these opportunities you can apply this month. Please visit the list by clicking Next. UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women: 2021 Call for Proposals Deadline: 6 January 2022 The 25th grant cycle of the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women (UN Trust Fund) is now open. This fund is seeking proposals for civil society-led, … [Read more...] about UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women: 2021 Call for Proposals
Deadline: 13-Jan-22 The Grand Challenges in Global Health (GCGH) is offering a grant program, "Digital Health Services for Pregnant Women to Support Antenatal Risk Stratification." GCGH seeks patient-facing digital health services for pregnant women that have been developed and are actively being provided in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The Challenges GCGH will consider proposals for services that can support or contribute to the ARS vision via digital applications. Types of services … [Read more...] about Digital Health Services for Pregnant Women Program in Sub-Saharan Africa
Deadline: 30 November 2021 Under this call, The Commonwealth Foundation is looking to support projects that seek to bring civil society to constructively engage with government, participate and contribute to policy and decision making on three themes—health, environment and climate change and freedom of expression. The Foundation’s Strategic Plan 2021-2026 is strongly linked to the Commonwealth Charter and its values and aspirations. It also seeks to reflect and advance the Sustainable … [Read more...] about Commonwealth Foundation is accepting a new round of applications
Deadline: 26 July 2021 Chicas Poderosas, with the support of the Google News Initiative, developed its online course to learn how to build work teams in the media through the recognition of diversity, inclusion, equity, belonging, and transparency. Modelo para Armar: A course to work as a team from difference, is an invitation to reflect and build forms of work based on the experience of women and LGBTTQI + people who, from different territories, social classes, racialized and with … [Read more...] about Training Course for Collaborative and Diverse Teams
Deadline: 09-Apr-21 The Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is seeking eligible entities for its STOP Formula Grant Program that supports communities, including American Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages, in their efforts to develop and strengthen effective responses to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. OVW Priority Areas In FY 2021, the Department of Justice is interested in prioritizing projects that Build upon the … [Read more...] about OVW STOP Formula Grant Program 2021 – US
Deadline: 16 November 2020 The 9th Sustainability in the Extractive Industries conference will witness the convergence of over 5000 delegates from within & outside the extractive sector. Do you desire to interact with industry leaders in these sectors? Then you must attend the SITEI 2020 conference. The Sustainability in the Extractive Industries (SITEI) Conference is an annual workshop, established and organised by CSR-in-Action, to bring together key stakeholders to discuss critical … [Read more...] about Sustainability in Extractive Industries Conference: Register NOW!
Deadline: 24-Aug-20 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking proposals for “Building Eri Value Chain and developing Micro-entrepreneurs’ in Rani Block of Kamrup District of Assam”, to create an Employment & Entrepreneurship Opportunity for Women. As a public organization entrusted with donor funds and committed to supporting developing economies, UNDP works to improve access to quality assured supplies in a cost effective and reliable way. The objective of the … [Read more...] about UNDP seeking proposals for Building Eri Value Chain & Micro-enterpreneur in Assam-India
Deadline: 17 July 2020 UN Women has announced a call for proposals for Strengthen Women's Political Participation to support initiatives on gender analysis of the electoral system and promoting advocacy for a gender-sensitive legal framework and electoral system. The CSO is expected to develop and promote participatory reflection and public debate on the current electoral system, electoral abstention, especially by young people, and the changes needed to promote citizen and participatory … [Read more...] about UN Women Call for Proposals: Strengthen Women’s Political Participation in Morocco
Deadline: 17 July 2020 Within the framework of the program "Promotion of the role of Syrian, Jordanian, Kurdish and Catalan civil society in the transformation of the causes of the conflict in Syria through comprehensive strategies for the Prevention of Violent Extremisms with a gender perspective", the Fundació Autònoma Solidària (FAS) opens a new call for scholarships to finance four specialized higher education positions. Objectives Recent research consistently stressed the key … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Extremism Prevention Training Scholarships 2020
Deadline: 17 July 2020 The Hilden Charitable Fund is seeking applications to award grants to projects both in the UK and in developing countries with an aim to address disadvantages, notably by supporting causes which are less likely to raise funds from public subscriptions. The Hilden Charitable Fund was established in 1963 by Joan and Tony Rampton. It is a grant making foundation registered with the UK Charity Commission. Both the UK and overseas fund policy is directed largely at … [Read more...] about Hilden Charitable Fund offering Grants to Projects both in the UK and in Developing Countries
Deadline: 21-Aug-20 The Women's Peace and Humanitarian Fund, in partnership with the Spotlight initiative, has announced funding is available for eligible organisations in PNG. This call for proposal is designed to offer institutional support to build organizational resilience and funding for flexible programme activities that respond to the new realities of COVID-19. The focus of the WPHF Spotlight call will be on local civil society organizations working on gender specific protection … [Read more...] about Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund announces CFPs for Supporting Local Civil Society Organizations in Papua New Guinea
Deadline: 5 August 2020 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is pleased to announce its Resilient, Inclusive, & Sustainable Environments (RISE) Challenge in order to identify and fund the innovative application of promising or proven interventions that prevent and respond to gender-based violence across programs that address the access, use, control, and management of natural resource. The Problem Gender-based violence (GBV) is estimated to affect more than … [Read more...] about USAID’s Resilient, Inclusive, & Sustainable Environments Challenge: Any Organization can apply for Grants of up to $300,000
Deadline: 31-Jul-2020 Initiative Africa has announced a small grants program called Innovative Grant Fund (IGF) to provide services to the respective businesses and/or represent their interests through lobbying and other means. Initiative Africa will award grants to Business Membership Organizations (BMOs) working to remedy the existing challenges and weaknesses in promoting entrepreneurs’ business interest and supporting development of business environment overall. This grant is called … [Read more...] about Initiative Africa announces CFPs for Innovative Grant Fund (IGF) – Ethiopia
Deadline: 29 June 2020 C. Moore Media (CMM) is excited to launch The Future is Female Mentorship Program. The program is a Public Relations (PR) and communications mentorship program dedicated exclusively to the business development needs of African Tech female founders. C. Moore Media (CMM) has launched The Future is Female Mentorship Program to provide the underserved market of African female founders of early-stage start-ups with the PR and communications insights, knowledge, and skills … [Read more...] about C. Moore Media (CMM) launches The Future is Female Mentorship Program
Deadline: 26-Aug-2020 The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has announced a call for proposals for the Evidence for Action: Approaches to Advance Gender Equity from Around the Globe. Through this special call for proposals (CFP), the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Evidence for Action (E4A) program and Global Ideas for U.S. Solutions team seek to learn from programs, policies, and practices that are advancing gender equity around the world to understand how they can be adapted to improve … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals: Evidence for Action – Approaches to Advance Gender Equity from Around the Globe
Deadline: 17-Nov-20 The Dutch Research Agenda (NWA) has made almost 3 million euros available for a new call for proposals for research by consortia into the economic resilience of women. This call for proposals invites knowledge institutions and other interested parties to participate in living lab research projects focusing on improving the economic resilience of economically vulnerable women in the Netherlands. The consortia will work in an inter- and transdisciplinary manner across the … [Read more...] about NWA Call for Economic Resilience of Women in the Netherlands