DHHS/NIH: Timing for Developing Sustainable Healthy Behaviors in Children and Adolescents

Deadline: 7 January 2021 The National Institute of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for program entitled "Healthy Habits: Timing for Developing Sustainable Healthy Behaviors in Children and Adolescents". This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), issued by the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), is to encourage Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R21) applications that employ innovative research to identify mechanisms of influence and promote positive sustainable health … [Read more...]

GEF Small Grants Program: Seeking Project Proposals from NGOs and CSOs

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Small Grants Program (SGP) of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) invites NGOs and CSOs to submit project proposals: in the areas of interest of the program : the conservation of the terrestrial landscape at community level; smart climate-friendly innovative agroecology; the co-benefits of access to the low-carbon energy system; local and global chemicals management coalitions; platforms for political and planning dialogue between the OSC and … [Read more...]

Apply for African Youth Energy Innovator Program 2018!

Deadline: 15 January 2018 Africa Energy Indaba is inviting applicants for the second round of its 2018 African Youth Energy Innovator Program 2018.  Africa Energy Indaba is committed to empowering talented young Africans by allowing them to be seen by the industry experts and energy decision makers. The Theme of the 2018 program is “African Energy Revolution through Innovation”. Key Areas Energy Security: Can your innovation help with effective management of energy supply, reliability … [Read more...]

Strategic Legal Fund: Promoting Rights of Vulnerable Migrant Children and Young People in UK

Deadline: 12 January 2018 The Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants (SLF) is seeking applications to support legal work that goes beyond securing justice for an individual and makes a significant contribution to law, practice and procedures to uphold and promote the rights of vulnerable migrant children and young people more generally. The SLF aims to tackle injustices and inconsistencies in law and practice that disadvantage or discriminate against vulnerable young migrants as a … [Read more...]

Rosenberg Fund for Children Grant: Providing Educational and Emotional Needs to Children

Deadline: 21 March 2018 The Rosenberg Fund for Children is inviting applications for its Grant which provides educational and emotional needs to children (up to age 24) of targeted progressive activists, and youth (up to age 24) who are targeted activists themselves. The RFC funds institutions and individual providers who support the values. Subject to their financial ability, the RFC will fund such things as: counseling; school tuition; camp tuition; cultural lessons; after-school programs; … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina: Democracy Commission Small Grants Program

Deadline: 19 January 2018 The United States Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, through the Office of Public Affairs, is pleased to announce a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Democracy Commission Small Grants Program. Themes Anti-corruption Transparency in government Human rights including rights for persons with disabilities and the LGBT community Youth employment and activism Media Euro-Atlantic integration Countering violent extremism Environment – … [Read more...]

Applications Open for YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program!

Deadline: 10 December 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for the 6 Cohort of its Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Regional Leadership Center (RLC) West Africa Emerging Program. The YALI was launched by the United States government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. Program Tracks Business and Entrepreneurship: This track caters to the range of emerging or aspiring entrepreneurs who expect to take on leadership roles within the private … [Read more...]

Asian Community Trust: Inviting Applicants for 2018 Local Projects on Education and Youth Development

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Asian Community Trust (ACT) has announced a Concept Papers for 2018 Local Projects on Education and Youth Development that aims to build a "Bridge of Mutual Help and Resource Sharing" in civil societies across Asia. To pursue this aim, ACT assists projects developed by local people's groups, NGOs and other civil society organizations with the purpose of improving people's quality of life in their own communities and sharing their successes with others. Grant … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ACSS Small Grants Program (SGP)!

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program (SGP) on the themes “Youth” and “Urban Spatial Inequalities.” The Program is a funding opportunity that aims to support scholars and professionals in the Arab region undertaking four kinds of activities: conference presentations, internships, Small on small-scale projects, and organizing workshops. This competition is funded by grants provided to ACSS by the Ford … [Read more...]

Mastercard Foundation Call for Applications: Youth Ambassador, Secondary Education in Africa Today (SEAT) Initiative

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Mastercard Foundation, together with a group of strategic partners is seeking applications for its “Youth Ambassador, Secondary Education in Africa Today (SEAT) Initiative”. The primary focus of this effort is the role of secondary education in preparing African youth for the future of work and for helping youth to acquire the skills, knowledge, and behaviors necessary to compete and succeed in the job market as responsible citizens, including both informal and … [Read more...]

Activating Global Citizenship: Building the Next Generation of Global Citizens for the Global Goals

Deadline: 2 May 2018 The Misk Grand Challenges is seeking innovators to devise and demonstrate ways to positively engage young people (under the age of 30) in Global Citizenship at scale and in depth. The Misk Foundation, the non-profit philanthropic foundation established by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have partnered to launch Misk Grand Challenges. This initiative seeks to empower youth both with the skills that they need to … [Read more...]

Misk Grand Challenges: Reinventing Teaching and School Leadership Programme

Deadline: 2 May 2018 The Misk Grand Challenges is seeking new innovative ideas that transform teaching or school leadership to better prepare children with the 21st century skills they need to succeed in the future. Modern 21st century skills, such as problem solving, leadership, creativity, and adaptability, require a new active, student-centred system for learning. The Challenges seeks ideas that better prepare teachers and school leaders to drive this new active 21st century system for … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Commonwealth Youth Awards 2018!

Deadline: 14 December 2017 Nominations are open for the 2018 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work. This special edition of the awards will coincide with the Commonwealth Youth Forum (CYF) preceding the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London in April 2018 under the theme “Towards a Common Future”. It will highlight the contribution that young people are making throughout the Commonwealth, in areas such as poverty alleviation, conflict resolution and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Comic Relief’s UK Tech for Good Programme 2018!

Deadline: 20 December 2017 Comic Relief, together with Paul Hamlyn Foundation has launched a UK Tech for Good funding programme to develop or scale web, mobile or internet based technologies which deliver new or improved services to beneficiaries. This programme aims to provide the opportunity for not-for-profit organisations, who already have some technological capacity, to take their digital innovation projects forward. A wide range of digital interventions will be considered and the aim … [Read more...]

Apply for Prince Albert Fund! Inviting Highly Motivated Young Professionals

Deadline: 16 January 2018 The Prince Albert Fund is inviting applicants with a mission to help talented young professionals discover and develop their true international leadership potential and so contribute to the development of the Belgian economy and Belgian international business by leveraging Belgian companies and organisations. The Prince Albert Fund is a leading non-profit organisation dedicated to helping young talented Belgian professionals acquire experience in conducting … [Read more...]

Applications Open for AKFC’s International Youth Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is accepting applications for its International Youth Fellowship Program, an extraordinary opportunity to become a leader in global development. The International Youth Fellowship Program builds the skills of young Canadians and supports the work of AKFC’s partner organizations overseas. Program Streams Participants can apply for one of three streams that best match their backgrounds and interests: International … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 14 September 2018 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 is inviting proposals for projects that strengthen ties between the United States and Belgium by highlighting shared values and promoting bilateral cooperation. Types of PAS Projects Grass roots programs that counter the influences of radicalization ; Academic and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Swedish Institute’s Young Leaders Visitors Programme (YLVP)!

Deadline: 5 December 2017 Are you a leader with a vision? Do you want to make a change? If yes, then apply for the Young Leaders Visitors Programme (YLVP)! The Swedish Institute is seeking applications for its Young Leaders Visitors Programme (YLVP) that aims to support young leaders in the MENA-region and Sweden by giving them the tools and methods they need in their work for an equal and sustainable society. All participants are experts in their field, and learning will take place between … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Philippine Youth Leadership Program (PYLP)!

Deadline: 25 November 2017 Applications are open for Philippine Youth Leadership Program (PYLP) which is a leadership development program that takes Filipino secondary students (ages 15-17) and adult mentors (ages 25-35) from Mindanao on a four week exchange to the United States. PYLP focuses on responsible citizenship, civic leadership, community development, and project management.  PYLP also includes pre-exchange workshops and learning activities, and post-exchange community service … [Read more...]

Bureau of Democracy Human Rights and Labor: Seeking Applications for Empowering Youth in India

Deadline: 12 January 2018 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that support expanding youth civic participation in India. DRL’s goal is to empower youth to become agents of positive social change within their own communities.  The bureau seeks projects that strengthen youth leaders knowledge of basic principles of transparency, accountability, … [Read more...]