U.S. Mission to Bangladesh: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of U.S. Embassy Dhaka is seeking applications for its Public Diplomacy grants program to promote U.S.-Bangladesh ties, strengthen democratic and inclusive societies, counter violent extremism, increase educational and economic opportunity for citizens, and amplify U.S. diplomacy activities and programs on social and traditional media platforms. Federal Assistance Awards, hereafter referred to as grants, under this notice are intended for … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Women for Women- Supporting Each Other to Build Sustainable Careers

Deadline: 23 February 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate in Kolkata (PAS Kolkata) is seeking proposals for project entitled “Women for Women: Supporting Each Other to Build Sustainable Careers.” Program Goals Strengthen people-to-people ties between the United States and India through exchange of information, experiences and expertise. Support women’s empowerment by creating awareness of the obstacles women face in the workplace, building confidence to encourage … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Awards Program!

Deadline: 28 March 2018 Applications are open for Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Awards Program to honor Anita Borg’s desire to create a network of women technologists helping each other. The cash awards, funded by donations from the Systers Online Community and others, are intended as means for women established in technological fields to support women seeking their place in the fields of technology. The program is called “Pass-It-On” because it comes with the moral obligation to “pass on” … [Read more...]

U.S. Small Business Administration: Women’s Business Center – Initial Phase Grant

Deadline: 12 February 2018 U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is currently inviting applications for its Women’s Business Center – Initial Phase Grant with an aim to provide funding for up to seven existing private non-profit organizations (host organizations) of a Women’s Business Center (WBC) that have met their performance goals for the past 2 years and is in good standing with both performance and compliances to start a new, community-based WBC. The Women’s Business Center (WBC) … [Read more...]

Apply for ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. Academic Scholarship!

Deadline: 1 July 2018 ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. is currently inviting applications for its Academic Scholarship with an aim to increase the number of women studying and influencing the future of science, including technology, engineering and math. This scholarship is open to persons who identify as female. Graduate and undergraduate students enrolling or continuing in STEM fields of study at accredited universities in the 2018-19 academic year are welcome to … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Combatting Gender-Based Violence in Morocco

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) of the United States Department of State has announced an open competition entitled “Combatting Gender Based Violence in Morocco”. DRL’s objective for this program is to enhance the ability of Moroccan government and civil society stakeholders engaging on GBV to advance survivor-centered protections. All proposals should include efforts that bring together key stakeholders, including justice and security sector … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Fund for Local Cooperation in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia

Deadline: 11 February 2018 Applications are open for Finnish Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) which is a fund managed by the Office of the Ambassador to Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia to support initiatives of local non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations and other institutions in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. The FLC helps local civil society actors to carry out well-targeted projects with a clear goal and sustainable outcome in the field of human rights, democracy … [Read more...]

Women’s Fund in Georgia: Seeking Applications for Women’s Rights and Environmental Justice Grant Program

Deadline: 16 January 2018 Women's Fund in Georgia is seeking applications for its program entitled “Women’s Rights and Environmental Justice", which is a financial support for the Global Alliance for Green and Gender Action (GAGGA). Grant competition is to social and environmental justice and women's non-governmental organizations working on women's informal groups are encouraged , in their efforts to address women's natural resources, to respond to social and environmental challenges, be it … [Read more...]

European Commission: Seeking Applications for Say No! Stop Violence against Women

Deadline: 10 February 2018 As part of its NON.NO.NEIN. Say No! Stop Violence against Women campaign, the European Commission in cooperation with Edcom is launching a competition inviting young professionals and students in creative schools to pitch a concept for an awareness raising video to be used on social media. Say No! Stop Violence against Women campaign aims to share information and showcase success stories about the important work that is being done in this field across the EU. More … [Read more...]

Hadassah Foundation Grants: Leadership Development for Adolescent Girls and Young Women in U.S.

Deadline: 5 February 2018 The Hadassah Foundation is currently seeking applications from United States organizations for its grants to improve the status, health, and well-being of women and girls; bring their contributions, issues and needs from the margins to the center of Jewish concern; and encourage and facilitate their active participation in decision-making and leadership in all spheres of life. The Foundation welcomes proposals: For gender-sensitive, social change projects that … [Read more...]

ATRC Request for Applications: Inviting Kosovar NGOs for USAID’s Engagement for Equity Program (E4E)

Deadline: 5 February 2018 Advocacy Training and Resources Center (ATRC), the implementing partner for USAID’s Engagement for Equity Program (E4E) is seeking applications from qualified Kosovar Non-Governmental Organizations to: Conduct complex advocacy and awareness campaigns in cooperation with stakeholders from diverse segments of society and government; Engage in formulation of policy recommendations on select democracy and governance and economic empowerment issues, drawn from … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2018 WWSF Prize for Women’s Creativity in Rural Life!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The Women’s World Summit Foundation (WWSF) is currently inviting applicants for its 24th annual Prize for women’s creativity in rural life in order to honor women and women’s groups around the world exhibiting exceptional creativity, courage and commitment for the improvement of the quality of life in rural communities. The Prize aims to draw international attention to laureates' contributions to sustainable development, food security and peace, thus generating … [Read more...]

USAID Takamol Gender Program: Seeking Proposals from Jordanian Community-based Organizations (CBOs)

Deadline: 25 January 2018 USAID Takamol is seeking proposals for its “Souk Takamol III” grants program, from Jordanian CBOs working to promote, advocate for, and monitor the implementation of local gender priorities. Souk Takamol is an innovative small grants program that allows civil society organizations to design initiatives that mobilize men, women, and youth in local communities to promote awareness on and advocate for local gender priorities. Currently, USAID Takamol is organizing Souk … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Human Rights Essay Award 2018!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is currently inviting applicants for its Human Rights Essay Award 2018. The Human Rights Essay Award is an annual competition sponsored by the Academy and seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law. The topic for Human rights Essay Award 2018 is Gender Violence and International Human Rights Law. Benefits A full scholarship to the Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights … [Read more...]

UN Women/Moldova Call for Proposals: Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW)

Deadline: 29 January 2018 UN Women in Moldova is inviting qualified parties to submit Technical and Financial Proposals to provide services associated with the UN WOMEN requirement for Responsible Party (Non-Governmental Organization, Community Based Organizations(CBOs) and Academic Organizations). UN Women plans to engage Responsible Parties (Non-Governmental Organizations, Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and Academic Organizations) to work towards the achievement of one or more of these … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Inviting Applicants for Social Action Lab Program

Deadline: 20 February 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Kolkata (PAS Kolkata) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Social Action Lab” in order to build a network of committed and passionate change makers in East India, a group of promising young men and women leaders from previous PAS Kolkata programs will be selected through a competitive process to join alumni of USG exchange programs for a leadership workshop to equip them with skills to enact … [Read more...]

UN Women-Moldova: Call for Proposals for Women Economic Empowerment (WEE)

Deadline: 29 January 2018 UN Women in Moldova is currently inviting qualified parties to submit Technical and Financial Proposals to provide services associated with the UN WOMEN requirement for Responsible Party (Non-Governmental Organization, Community Based Organizations(CBOs) and Academic Organizations). UN Women plans to engage Responsible Parties (Non-Governmental Organizations, Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and Academic Organizations) to work towards the achievement of one or … [Read more...]

UN Women/Moldova: Call for Proposals for Leadership and Participation in Decision Making (WIL)

Deadline: 29 January 2018 UN Women in Moldova is currently inviting qualified parties to submit Technical and Financial Proposals to provide services associated with the UN Women requirement for Responsible Party (Non-Governmental Organization, Community Based Organizations(CBOs) and Academic Organizations). UN Women Strategic Note for Moldova for the period 2018-2022 prioritizes a number of strategic directions to ensure that women led and participate in decision making at all levels, under … [Read more...]

UNDP RFPs: Comparative Study of Causes and Consequences of Women’s Economic Inactivity and Engagement in the Informal Economy

Deadline: 15 January 2018 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) announces Request for Proposal (RFP) for Comparative Study of Causes and Consequences of Women’s Economic Inactivity and Engagement in the Informal Economy in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. Under the overall guidance of UN Women Country Representative in Georgia and UN Women Programme Specialist, and day-to-day management of UN Women Programme Analyst, selected research … [Read more...]

SouthMed WiA Call for Proposals: Promoting Gender Equality and Enhancing the Image of Women in the Film Sector

Deadline: 23 February 2018 The project Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector-SouthMed WiA has announced a 2nd Call for Proposals to promote gender equality and support the film sector in seven Southern Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia. The overall objective of SouthMed WiA is to strengthen the capacities of the audiovisual operators in the target countries to … [Read more...]