UNFPA: Asia-Pacific Regional Youth Video Competition

Deadline: 15 October 2018 UNFPA is hosting an Asia-Pacific Regional Youth Video Competition that will further recognize the key role of young people in tackling issues on SRHR and CSE. These videos will act as advocacy and awareness-raising to further strengthen policies and programmes of SRHR and CSE in the region. Awards & Prizes The total award value is USD 3000, to be shared by two winners. Round-trip travel to attend the share-a-thon in bangkok, thailand in november 2018 … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: iDove 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum

Deadline: 3 September 2018 African Union has announced a call for applications for its Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum October 3-5, 2018 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The first phase of iDove commenced with an Intercontinental Youth Forum, which hosted 40 young leaders in PVE, activists, policy makers, scholars, creatives and disengaged individuals. The forum provided a platform for sharing experiences, ideas and knowledge on constructive strategies … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to New Zealand: Young Pacific Leaders Conference 2018/2019

Deadline: 14 September 2018 U.S. Embassy New Zealand has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting proposals to organize a comprehensive program designed to provide emerging Pacific leaders with the skills and knowledge they need to become leaders in the region’s economic and civic development. This program for young leaders will create ties across the Pacific to ensure that we are better prepared to address challenges together in the future. This year, the … [Read more...]

Filmmakers Without Borders: Seeking Applications for Filmmaking Grants Programme

Deadline: 1 January 2019 Filmmakers Without Borders is seeking applications for its Filmmaking Grants which support independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives. Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and cultural exchange. Filmmakers Without Borders (FWB) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that is dedicated to empowering the next generation of digital … [Read more...]

The Kectil Program: Mentoring Youth in Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 November 2018 The Kectil Program is inviting highly talented youth in developing countries who have the potential to make a positive difference in their communities and countries. The title "Kectil" refers to the "Knowles Educational and Charitable Trust for International Leadership". The goal of this program is to nurture, network, and mentor youth in developing countries who have the potential to be leaders and make a positive difference in their communities, countries..... and … [Read more...]

World Bank Youth Summit 2018: Unleashing the Power of Human Capital

Deadline: 5 October 2018 Do you have an idea that has the capacity to improve human capital and thereby positively impact your community, your country, and/or society at large? If yes, then the Youth Summit 2018 Competition gives you the opportunity to share your idea, connect with peers and high-level experts, and explore how to bring your idea to the next level. The World Bank Group is calling all young social entrepreneurs to submit an innovative idea that contributes to building human … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Laos: 2018 Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 12 September 2018 The U.S. Embassy Vientiane Public Diplomacy Section has announced an open competition for organizations to submit project proposals for funding under the U.S. Embassy’s 2018 Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. Goals Public diplomacy programming includes communicating with international audiences, cultural programming, educational and professional exchanges, promoting education including English language, science, technology and math, and international … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: DA Young Leaders Programme 2019

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) is seeking applications for its “Young Leaders Programme” to develop and grow country’s future leaders responsible for upholding this vision of One Nation with One Future, and their core values of Freedom, Fairness, Opportunity and Diversity in politics and government. The Young Leaders Programme is an intensive, year-long, part-time political leadership development course, known around the world as the gold standard in political … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Acumen’s India Fellows Program!

Deadline: 9 September 2018 The Acumen is seeking applications for its India Fellows Program which is building a pipeline of leaders who understand what it takes to create lasting social change. The purpose of the Acumen Fellows Program is to develop a community of leaders who challenge the status quo, work across lines of difference and inspire their communities to believe in a brighter future. Every year, their Fellows Program in India equips 20 extraordinary individuals with the knowledge, … [Read more...]

European Commission Call for Proposals: European Solidarity Corps

Deadlines: 16 October 2018: Volunteering Partnerships, Volunteering Projects, Traineeships and Jobs, Solidarity Projects 18 February 2019: Volunteering Teams in high priority areas The European Commission is seeking proposals for "European Solidarity Corps" to foster solidarity in the European society, engaging young people and organisations in accessible and high-quality solidarity activities. It offers young people opportunities to show solidarity, express their commitment to the … [Read more...]

American Honda Foundation: Supporting Youth and Scientific Education in U.S.

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The American Honda Foundation is seeking applications to help meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The foundation supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making … [Read more...]

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports: Seeking Nominations for National Youth Award

Deadline: 15 September 2018 The Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is seeking nominations for its National Youth Award which is conferred on young men and women and voluntary organization every year in recognition of their outstanding work in the field of national development and social service. Objectives To motivate young persons (aged between 15 – 29 years) to achieve excellence in the field of national development or social service. To encourage young … [Read more...]

Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust: Seeking Applications for Medium Grants Program

Deadline: 20 August 2018 Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its Medium Grants program that aims to 'make a difference'. Grants will be considered for start-up costs, core costs or for a specific project for which applicants have requested support. This could include a contribution towards a building/refurbishment project, purchase of specialist equipment or other similar capital expenditure, or assistance with running costs. Areas of Interest Charitable work … [Read more...]

Australian Government: Seeking Applications for Volunteer Grants 2018

Deadline: 18 September 2018 The Australian Government is inviting applications via an open process to apply for funding to support volunteers under the Volunteer Grants Activity. Volunteer Grants aim to support the efforts of Australia’s volunteers. The grants provide small amounts of money that organisations and community groups can use to help their volunteers. The grants form part of the Government’s work to support the volunteers who help disadvantaged Australian communities and encourage … [Read more...]

Full Basket Belize: Seeking Applications for 2019 Community Grants Program

Deadline: 5 October 2018 Full Basket Belize (FBB) is seeking applications for its 2019 Community Grants program to invest the donations from their contributors in communities all across Belize to support improvements in education, health, the environment, youth leadership development, and grassroots economic development. The mission is to improve the education, health, and environment of Belizean communities and support youth and community economic development through scholarships and … [Read more...]

Embassy of Australia’s Direct Aid Program: Promoting Economic & Social Development in Argentina and Paraguay

Deadline: 28 September 2018 The Embassy of Australia is seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) to support initiatives of non-governmental organizations in Argentina and Paraguay that seek to reduce poverty and promote development in the region. The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is part of the Australian Government's global program of development assistance. The DAP is a flexible program of small grants that is applied in Australian diplomatic missions, financing projects in more than … [Read more...]

Applications Open for “Start and Scale-Up for SDGs” at Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018!

Deadline: 1 September 2018 IOM, the UN Migration Agency, joins the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and partners have announced a call for applications to participate in the prestigious youth entrepreneurship pitching event entitled Start and Scale-up for SDGs. Young entrepreneurs from around the world are invited to pitch business ideas that contribute to at least one of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). … [Read more...]

International Youth Day 2018: Latest Grants for Youths and Youth Organizations around the world

On the occasion of the 2018 International Youth Day celebrated on 12 August, we bring to you the best and the latest grant opportunities for youths and youth organizations around the world. JWH Initiative: Inviting Young People from Developing Countries Deadline: 1 September 2018 The Joke Waller-Hunter (JWH) Initiative is currently inviting applicants for its grant program. The mission of the JWH Initiative is to provide an accessible and tailored small grant for education and training of … [Read more...]

Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS): Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 August 2018 The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program (SGP) on the themes of “Youth” and “Urban Spatial Inequalities” that aims to support scholars and professionals in the Arab region. This competition is funded by grants provided to ACSS by the Ford Foundation, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida). Program Activities The program funds five kinds of activities: Travel grants … [Read more...]

PAI’s YOUAccess Fund: Inviting Youth-led Organizations

Deadline: 17 August 2018 PAI is seeking applications for “YOUAccess Fund” which supports youth-led organizations to advance sexual and reproductive health and rights in the Global South. Adolescent and youth participation is critical to improving sexual and reproductive health outcomes and realizing global initiatives such as Family Planning 2020 (FP2020)—in particular, goals and commitments that relate specifically to adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health (AYSRH). To support the … [Read more...]