UN Women: Capacity Development of CSOs to use Human Rights-complaint Mechanisms to Claim Women’s Rights

Deadline: 18 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organization (CSOs) that work on promoting and defending human /women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to develop CSO’s capacities to use human rights- complaint mechanisms to claim women's rights (Optional Protocol to CEDAW) and address gender-based discrimination, to contribute to the … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Capacity Development Programme for the Roma Women Network

Deadline: 15 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs) and networks to submit proposals to design and implement a capacity development programme for Roma Women Network in Serbia, under the Programme “Ending Discrimination and Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds” funded by European Union. The Programme aims at ending gender based discrimination and … [Read more...]

UN Women CFPs- Ending Discrimination and Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds

Deadline: 18 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women’s civil society organizations and civil society organizations (CSOs) that work on promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to develop system of data recording of women survivors by adopting unified/integrated approach and strengthening data confidentiality, referral, and safety risk assessment to contribute to the implementation of the … [Read more...]

Australian Consulate-General Chennai, India: Direct Aid Program to Support the Development of Communities

Deadline: 1 September 2017 The Australian Consulate-General Chennai, India is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) to provide small grants for activities that support development and strengthen communities in India.  This program, funded by the Australian Government also helps build positive linkages between Australia and communities in India. Sort of Projects High quality applications that will support development and strengthen communities in South India across all sectors … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Capacity Development of Civil Society Organizations and Service Providers to Improve Services for Survivors of Violence

Deadline: 8 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women organizations , civil society organizations promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to strengthen capacities of service providers to implement the relevant international standards, including those provided in the Convention of Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council of Europe … [Read more...]

UN Women: Supporting Civil Society Organizations Advocacy Actions for Implementation of the National Strategy on Domestic Violence

Deadline: 8 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women’s organizations, civil society organizations (CSOs) promoting women’s rights and gender equality and women’s rights organizations to submit proposals to support advocacy actions of CSOs to implement the National Strategy on Domestic Violence 2016-2020 in line with CEDAW and Istanbul Convention in Kosovo. The goal of the three-year programme is that women … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Provision of Services to Women with Disabilities and Women Survivors of Rape

Deadline: 15 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs) and networks to submit proposals aimed at strengthening the capacity for the provision of quality services to women and girls from marginalized groups with a special focus on women with disabilities and survivors of rape and sexual assault in Serbia, under the Programme "Ending Violence against Women: Implementing Norms, … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Develop National Standardized On-line Data System for Tracking Survivors of Violence Cases

Deadline: 8 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is inviting women civil society organizations (CSOs), networks, platforms with specific knowledge on Violence against women and Domestic Violence and expertise on database development to submit proposals to support the establishment of a National Standardized On-line system to track cases of Violence against women and Domestic Violence in Kosovo. The ultimate goal of the three-year … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Building Capacities of Kosovo Roma Ashkali and Egyptian Women’s Civil Society Organizations and Networks

Deadline: 8 September 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting women organizations , civil society organizations promoting women’s rights and gender equality to submit proposals to strengthen capacities of service providers to implement the relevant international standards, including those provided in the Convention of Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Council of … [Read more...]

Science by Women Programme: Promoting African Women’s Leadership in Scientific Research

Deadline: 20 September 2017 The Women for Africa Foundation (FMxA) is seeking applications for its 3rd Edition of Science by Women Programme with the aim to promote African women’s leadership in scientific research and technology transfer and to foster the capacity of the research centres in their home countries. The main goal is to enable African women researchers and scientists to tackle the great challenges faced by Africa through research in Health and biomedicine, agriculture and food … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Pregnancy in Women with Disabilities Program!

Deadline: 7 September 2020 Applications are open for "Pregnancy in Women with Disabilities" program issued by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) which encourages research project grants (R01) investigating the incidence, course, and outcomes of pregnancy among women with disabilities. Areas of interest also include studies to inform preconceptional and antenatal counseling and strategies for addressing barriers to prenatal care, and … [Read more...]

EWI Project Proposals: Supporting Women & Girls Working in CSOs as well as Women Theologians

Deadline: 20 September 2017 The Ecumenical Women’s Initiative (EWI) has announced its public call to support women and girls working in civil society organisations, as well as women theologians. Project Themes Proposed projects must comply with one of the following areas: Peace and reconciliation Ecumenical and inter-religious cooperation Women's human rights Funding Information Civil Society Organisations: Grant Amount Grant type 1: up to HRK 30,000 / EUR … [Read more...]

Apply for Kering Foundation Awards: Supporting Social Entrepreneurs to Combat Violence against Women

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Kering Foundation, in partnership with MakeSense is currently inviting applicants for its Kering Foundation Awards in order to support social entrepreneurs combatting violence against women in France, Italy, the UK, the USA and Mexico. Award Information The two most convincing projects will receive a grant of €10,000, whilst the three others receiving €5,000. In addition, winners will benefit from a 6-month acceleration programme through the MakeSense … [Read more...]

Apply for AAUW’s Career Development Grants Program!

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is seeking applications for its program "Career Development Grants" to provide assistance to women who, through additional higher education, technical training, or participation in professional development institutes, are making career changes, seeking to advance in current careers, or reentering the workforce. Primary consideration is given to women of color and women pursuing credentials in nontraditional fields. … [Read more...]

AAUW International Fellowships: Advancement of Women & Girls through Civic, Community or Professional Work

Deadline: 1 December 2017 The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is seeking applications for its "International Fellowships" to provide support for women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the United States who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of women and girls through civic, community, or professional work. Award Information Master’s/first professional degree: … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals for NGOs: Strengthening Capacity of Elected Women Representatives to Advance their Leadership Skill in Promoting Gender Responsive and Inclusive Governance in Nepal

Deadline: 14 August 2017 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is currently inviting legally registered Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) to submit proposals to support Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development (MoFALD) in strengthening capacity of elected women representatives to advance their leadership skill in promoting gender responsive and inclusive governance in Nepal. The overall objective of the assignment is to develop a … [Read more...]

AAUW International Project Grants: Supporting Community-Based Projects that Benefit Women and Girls

Deadline: 15 January 2018 The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is seeking applications for its program entitled "International Project Grants" in order to provide fellows with the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills that will directly benefit their home countries. To support the continuation of fellows’ work after they return home, AAUW awards a limited number of International Project Grants to International Fellows who have successfully completed the course of study for … [Read more...]

AAUW’s Community Action Grant: Addressing Issues Related to the Needs of Women and Girls

Deadline: 15 January 2018 The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is seeking applications for its Community Action Grant to provide funds that address issues related to the needs of women and girls or that provide information to educate and benefit the public on those issues. AAUW encourages proposals for projects that: Use innovative approaches to address local community needs or build links among community partners Build partnerships between schools and community … [Read more...]

World Bank, SVRI: 2017 Call for Proposals for Innovations in Preventing Gender-Based Violence

Deadline: 6 October 2017 The World Bank Group and Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) have launched a new open call for awards recognizing promising innovations aimed at preventing gender-based violence. The SVRI and the WBG are requesting proposals for innovative research and interventions or related activities that will contribute to the prevention and response of gender-based violence in low and middle income countries. All projects under this call should focus on the prevention and … [Read more...]

GEPT Sub-Grant Program: Increasing Participation of Traditionally Marginalized Populations in Electoral Processes

Deadline Extended till 31 August 2017 The Consortium for Elections and Political Processes Strengthening (CEPPS) is inviting applicants for the Global Elections and Political Transitions (GEPT) Leader with Associates award that is a program made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The GEPT program supports elections and political transitions during a period of tremendous social change, marked by the … [Read more...]

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