Latest Grants and Resources for Youth and Adolescents

Latests grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for youth

UNFPA Call for Proposals: Implementing Partner on Youth Entrepreneurship Support Interventions in Mongolia

Deadline: 31 October 2018 United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), an international development agency, is currently inviting qualified organizations to submit proposals for the selection of an Implementing Partner on Youth Entrepreneurship Support Interventions. In 2018-2021, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is implementing the “Integrated Support Programme for Women and Young People’s Health In Umnugobi” jointly funded by the Gobi Oyu Development Support Fund (DSF), Government of … [Read more...]

USAID: Reaching Pregnant Breastfeeding Women, Children, and Youth Project

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified entities to implement the Reaching Pregnant Breastfeeding Women, Children, and Youth (RCAY) project. The goal of RCAY is to achieve and maintain HIV/AIDS epidemic control specifically among PBF women, infants, children, and youth in PEPFAR-supported countries. This focus also includes mitigation and prevention efforts with the high priority … [Read more...]

UNHCR Call for Proposals: Youth Initiative Fund 2019

Deadline: 3 December 2018 Applicants are invited to submit proposals for the “Youth Initiative Fund” 2019 which was initiated by the Division of International Protection in Geneva to support community based protection projects imagined, designed and led by young people. Since 2014, the YIF has supported more than 100 youth led projects globally that have addressed protection challenges including sexual and gender-based violence, peaceful coexistence, child protection and psychosocial … [Read more...]

ygap Kenya: Seeking Applications for Accelerator Program

Deadline: 17 November 2018 If you’re a founder of an early stage venture aimed at improving the lives of people living in tough conditions , ygap want to hear from you! If you don’t hit all of the criteria given below perfectly, they still encourage you to apply as you may still be considered! Applications are now open for ygap Accelerator Program which is a powerful opportunity for passionate impact entrepreneurs in Kenya who are at the early stages of building businesses and organisations … [Read more...]

Third Wave Fund’s Mobilize Power Fund: Supporting the Leadership of Young Women

Deadline: 14 November 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Third Wave Fund’s Mobilize Power Fund which is a rapid response fund that supports the leadership of young women of color, trans, gender non-conforming, queer, and intersex youth under 35 in social movements. Third Wave Fund launched this fund because powerful movements need the ability to respond to and heal from immediate threats and opportunities with flexible and responsive funding opportunities. This Fund May … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission Tanzania: Call for Proposals for 2019 AFCP Small Grants Program

Deadline: 2 November 2018 U.S. Mission Tanzania is seeking proposals for its 2019 small grant projects to preserve cultural heritage through the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). Priorities U.S. Mission Tanzania particularly encourages projects that: Directly support U.S. treaty or bilateral agreement obligations, such as cultural property protection agreements; Support the preservation of inscribed World Heritage sites; Support risk reduction and disaster … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Belgium (APS): Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 19 July 2019 The U.S. Embassy Brussels Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Grants Program. PAS Brussels invites proposals for projects that strengthen ties between the United States and Belgium by highlighting shared values and promoting bilateral cooperation Types of PAS Projects Grassroots programs that counter the influences of violent extremism; Academic and professional … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program in Lebanon!

Deadline: 28 November 2018 Applications are open for “The Kennedy‐Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program” to provide scholarships for high school students (14-16 years old) to spend one academic year in the United States. The program is crucial for expanding communication between the peoples of the United States and Lebanon to promote mutual understanding and respect. Students live with host families, attend high school, and engage in activities to learn about American society and … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for European Charlemagne Youth Prize 2019!

Deadline: 28 January 2019 The European Parliament and the Foundation of the International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen is inviting young people from all the EU member states to participate in a competition on EU development, integration and European identity issues. Projects can be submitted individually or, preferably, in groups. They should promote European and international understanding; foster the development of a shared sense of European identity and integration; and provide role models … [Read more...]

The Magdalen Hospital Trust: Supporting Underprivileged Children & Young Adults in UK

Deadline: 31 October 2018 The Magdalen Hospital Trust is seeking applications for its grant program to support vulnerable children and young adults, especially those at risk of sexual and other forms of exploitation. The Trust makes grants to promote the welfare of young people (of both genders), under the age of 25 years, who suffer from various effects of social deprivation, abuse, mental and physical handicap, inadequate housing, lack of education or training, and the problems derived from … [Read more...]

How can NGOs empower Youths with these latest opportunities?

Youths are powerful change agents with enormous potential to bring about the positive changes in society. Many NGOs prefer working with them and for them to achieve greater impact at grassroots levels as they are expected to become future leaders spearheading sustainable development processes. Many international agencies acknowledge the fact that without the involvement of today's youths, it is impossible to achieve Sustainable Development Goals. Youth NGOs and NGOs working for youths often … [Read more...]

2018-2019 ICATCH Call for Proposals: Improving Child Health in Low-Income & Lower-Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 14 November 2018 The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section on International Child Health (SOICH) is seeking proposals for its International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) grants program which are designed for pediatricians and other health workers in low- and lower-middle income countries who need financial and advisory support to plan and implement a project or program that provides clinical care to children or adolescents, provides health education for children, or … [Read more...]

Culture Resource: Production Awards Program 2019

Deadline: 7 December 2018 Culture Resource has launched the open call for the 2019 round of the Production Awards program which supports artists and writers from the Arab region, below the age of 35, by offering grants to enable them to produce their first creative projects. The program helps give young people the opportunity to create original works and develop new forms of artistic expression. Program Goals The Production Awards program aims to support and encourage the artistic and … [Read more...]

Habitat for Humanity Young Leaders Build 2019 Advocacy Grants

Deadline: 5 December 2018 The Habitat for Humanity Young Leaders Build 2019 campaign brings together young people from across the Asia-Pacific region to support families in need of decent housing. Young people volunteer, fundraise and speak out for the need for decent and affordable housing as a way out of poverty and toward self-reliance. As part of the 2019 campaign, Habitat for Humanity is currently inviting eligible youth organizations and individuals to submit Project proposals for the … [Read more...]

Entries Open for Investing in the Future Awards 2018!

Deadline: 2 November 2018 The Mail & Guardian is currently seeking entries for its Investing in the Future Awards 2018. The awards are designed to heighten public, government and business awareness about meaningful social investment. This year, the focus will be on South Africa’s needs for development: job creation programmes, involvement in enterprises, SMME and skills development, and of course, support for education-related development. Categories M&G Investing in the … [Read more...]

Grow Wild: Funding for Youth-led Projects 2018/19

Deadline: 30 November 2018 Are you 14-25 and want to flex your creative skills? Then Grow Wild is offering you the chance to apply for £500 to lead a project that celebrates UK native wildflowers and fungi in exciting and engaging ways. Grow Wild wants applicant's project to reach and inspire lots of people in their school, youth group or community. Applicants can use visual art, music, poetry, dance, or theatre… whatever it is that applicants and their friends are good at. Use imagination; … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Applications are now open for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership presented by Cisco to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, as a way to demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving their common goals. Cisco and Global Citizen are united in their belief that young people around the world are leading the way to create and implement solutions to achieve the Global Goals, and to accelerate global problem … [Read more...]

Apply for eMpowering Youths Across ASEAN Program!

Deadline: 18 November 2018 Applications are open for eMpowering Youths Across ASEAN Program that is a partnership programme between Maybank Foundation and ASEAN Foundation that consists of mentoring, regional leadership training, and overseas local community projects. The community projects will be incubated to be scaled up in the coming years as social enterprises across the region to become the foremost initiative in Southeast Asia for catalysing youth participation and impact on their … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic to the Republic of Armenia: Local Small Scale Projects 2019

Deadline: 18 October 2018 The Embassy of the Czech Republic to the Republic of Armenia has launched its annual call for proposals for the Local Small Scale Projects 2019. Local Small Scale Projects are an integral part of the Development Cooperation of the Czech Republic and are being implemented every year through grants´ programme managed by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Yerevan. Grant Information Overall project budget must be within 200 000 – 500 000 CZK (approximate … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Young Filmmakers Competition!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are open for Young Filmmakers Competition that is part of the #EUandME campaign, which aims to show how EU legislation and initiatives can enable applicants to pursue their passions. Categories Entries can be submitted in one of five categories: Mobility Sustainability Skills & business Digital Rights Winning Entries Each of the 5 winners will be awarded with a grant of €7,500 to realise their films. Acceptance of the … [Read more...]