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.

ATRC/E4E Request for Applications: Inviting Kosovar NGOs for Rapid Response Fund

Deadline: 30 April 2020 Advocacy Training and Resource Center (ATRC), the implementing partner for USAID’s Engagement for Equity Program (E4E), is seeking applications from qualified Kosovar Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) for Rapid Response Fund. Thematic Areas Awards will be made in five thematic areas: Women in Governance and Economy; Empowering Women through Enhanced Awareness of Women’s Property Rights; Increased protection and awareness of vulnerable populations’ … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Kazakhstan: Study of the U.S. Institutes for Women Leadership

Deadline: 4 January 2019 U.S. Embassy in Kazakhstan is seeking applications for its Study of the U.S. Institutes for Women Leadership which is an intensive short-term academic program for undergraduate female student leaders with a deeper understanding of the United States while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills. The Institute will focus on two major areas: developing participants’ leadership skills in areas such as critical thinking, communication, decision-making, and … [Read more...]

HELVETAS Bhutan Call for Proposals: Supporting Civil Society in Bhutan

Deadline: 31 December 2018 HELVETAS Bhutan is seeking proposals to Support Civil Society in Bhutan which is funded by the European Union and managed by HELVETAS Bhutan, provides technical and financial support to CBOs (Community Based Organizations – groups and cooperatives registered under the Cooperatives Act, and organized but non registered groups and associations) and CSOs (Organizations registered with the CSO Authority). Categories In line with the objective of the EU funded … [Read more...]

UN Women Call for Proposals: Development and Implementation of a Strategic Communication Programme

Deadline: 4 January 2019 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (ECARO) is inviting civil society organizations (CSOs) to submit proposals to develop and implement a Strategic Communication Programme for Achieving Specific Behavioural Results with regard to reducing Violence against Women (VAW) in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to contribute to the implementation of the Programme “Ending … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice, OVW: Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities Grant Program

Deadline: 7 February 2019 The U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is accepting applications for its Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities Grant Program to create sustainable change within and between organizations that improves the response to individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals who are victims of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, and sexual assault and to hold perpetrators of such crimes … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Study of the United States Institute for Students Program!

Deadline: 4 January 2019 U.S. Embassy in Turkmenistan’s Study of the United States Institute for Students is currently accepting applications for a program on Women’s Leadership. The Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) for Students is an intensive short term academic program whose purpose is to provide undergraduate students with a deeper understanding of the United States, while simultaneously enhancing their management skills. The five-week program will consist of seminar discussions, … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission Iraq: 2019 SUSI for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership Program

Deadline: 18 December 2018 U.S. Mission Iraq has announced the 2019 Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership program. The SUSI-Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership is an intensive short term academic program whose purpose is to provide groups of undergraduate students with a deeper understanding of the United States, while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills. The five-week program will consist of a balanced series of seminar … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Dalai Lama Fellowship 2019

Deadline: 3 February 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Dalai Lama Fellowship 2019 that offers emerging leaders a rigorous, interdisciplinary program on ways to be a different kind of leader, a leader that connects and cares for self, extends genuine compassion to others, and works for their common humanity. Fellows cultivate practices in mind training for increasing self-awareness, self-care and resilience, for connecting with others and working across differences, and in building … [Read more...]

TechGirls Program: Supporting Next Generation of Women Leaders in STEM

Deadline: 1 February 2019 Applications are open for TechGirls Program which is an Initiative of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to connect and support the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics by providing them access and opportunities to advance their skills and pursue their dreams. This program is a three-week, U.S.-based summer exchange program designed to empower and inspire girls to pursue … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Iraq: Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 September 2019 The U.S. Embassy Baghdad Public Affairs Office (PA) has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. PA Baghdad is inviting proposals that strengthen ties between the U.S. and Iraq through programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Russia: 2019 Annual Program Statement Small Grants Program

Deadline: 15 July 2019 PAS Moscow is inviting proposals for projects that strengthen ties between the United States and Russia through concrete demonstrations of cooperation between our two peoples. All grant proposals must convey an element of American history, culture, or shared values. Competitive programs should support a priority program area (see below). Competitive proposals include a connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s that will promote increased … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Women’s STEM Award 2019!

Deadline: 17 March 2019 STEM graduates women from all over the world are invited to nominate themselves for the Women’s STEM Award 2019. Growth Fields Internet of Things: The Internet of Things has long been more than just an abstract vision. Market researchers estimate that by 2020 some 30 billion "things" worldwide, such as elevators, cars and refrigerators, will be connected via the Internet. Solutions from the Industrial Internet allow companies to automate workflows, optimize … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Jordan: 2019 Study of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership

Deadline: 15 December 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Amman, Jordan has announced the 2019 Study of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership. The Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership will examine the history and participation of women in public life in the United States. The Institute will focus on two major areas: developing participants’ leadership skills in areas such as critical thinking, communication, … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Russia: Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 15 July 2019 The U.S. Embassy Moscow Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Grants Program. PAS Moscow is  inviting proposals for projects that strengthen ties between the United States and Russia through concrete demonstrations of cooperation between their two peoples. All grant proposals must convey an element of American history, culture, or shared values. Competitive programs should support … [Read more...]

IWMF’s Kim Wall Memorial Fund: Inviting Women Journalists around the World

Deadline: 4 January 2019 The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is currently inviting women journalist for its Kim Wall Memorial Fund. The grant will fund a female reporter covering subculture, broadly defined, and what Kim liked to call “the undercurrents of rebellion.” Kim wanted more women to be out in the world, brushing up against life, and the Kim Wall Memorial Fund honors this legacy. The fund was established by Kim’s parents, her brother Tom Wall, her partner Ole … [Read more...]

Creative New Zealand: Seeking Applications for Suffrage 125 Fund

Deadline: 15 February 2019 Creative New Zealand is seeking applications to celebrates 125 years of Suffrage. Projects must focus on women from diverse cultural backgrounds who have helped advance women's rights. Funding Information $20,000 per application. What will fund The Suffrage 125 Fund helps New Zealand artists, arts practitioners and arts organisations to: research and create work present and distribute their work nationally and internationally develop skills … [Read more...]

Call for Entries: Girls Impact the World Film Festival

Deadline: 20 January 2019 Entries are now open for the Girls Impact the World Film Festival which is an annual event that focuses on issues facing women and girls around the world. The Girls Impact the World Film Festival, presented by Connecther, is a film festival and scholarship program. High school and undergraduate students, submit their 3-6 minute short films that address global women's issues such as: education for girls, maternal health, violence against women and girls, and a … [Read more...]

Tampon Tax Fund: Inviting Organizations from United Kingdom for 2019-2020 Funding Round

Deadline: 20 January 2019 The Tampon Tax Fund is seeking applications for its 2019-2020 Funding Round to allocate funds generated from the VAT on sanitary products to projects to improve the lives of disadvantaged women and girls. Overall, the Tampon Tax Fund aims to support projects that improve the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged women and girls across the United Kingdom. Eligibility Criteria the fund is open to charitable, benevolent and philanthropic organisations from … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Jamnalal Bajaj Awards!

Deadline: Various National Awards: 19 January 2019 International Award: 28 February 2019 Applications are open for Jamnalal Bajaj Awards with an aim to felicitate the efforts of women and men who have dedicated their life to Gandhian constructive work and the ideals which Jamnalal Bajaj had cherished all his life. Types of Awards There are three National Awards and one International Award as listed below: National Awards ( for India) Constructive Work following … [Read more...]

HER Fund 2019/20 Grant Cycle: Supporting Women’s Rights Work in Hong Kong

Deadline: 3 January 2019 HER Fund is currently inviting applicants for its 2019/20 Grant Cycle with an aim to support women’s rights work in Hong Kong through fundraising, grant-making, capacity building and public education. The small grants support is a seed grant, and a unique source that allow new initiatives for marginalized women to realize and to grow. Priority Areas Freedom from Violence: Violence against women is both a brutal consequence of gender inequalities and a key … [Read more...]

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