IOC Sport and Active Society Commission: Apply For Development Grants Worth USD 20,000

Deadline: 1 May 2017 Applications are currently open for the IOC Sport and Active Society Commission Development Grants worth USD 20,000 each to award to organisations that are running effective sport for all programmes in their communities. Sport and physical activity in society are more important than ever as people, and especially younger generations, become less active and obesity levels continue to rise with negative impacts on society. There are countless testimonials as to the value of … [Read more...]

Comic Relief’s “Youth and HIV-Think Afresh Initiative”: Supporting Youth-Led Organisations

Deadline: 19 May 2017 The Comic Relief in partnership with The M∙A∙C AIDS Fund is currently inviting applicants for its initiative “Youth and HIV: Think Afresh” with an aim to support youth-led organisations or organisations with a demonstrated record of working in partnership with youth-led organisations. Comic Relief will fund innovative approaches that fill gaps in meeting the HIV-related needs of adolescents and young people particularly those from highly vulnerable and marginalised … [Read more...]

Youth Innovation Grants: Assisting Not-for-profit Community-based Organisations in Rural, Regional and Remote Australia

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) with ABC Heywire, is seeking applications for its Youth Innovation Grants to assist not-for-profit community-based organisations in rural, regional and remote Australia adopt and act on one of the seven innovative Heywire project ideas. FRRR and their donor partners collaborate with ABC Heywire to help communities take action on the ideas generated by young Australians who attend the annual Heywire Regional Youth … [Read more...]

ETH Zurich: Young Researchers’ Exchange Program between Japan and Switzerland 2017

Deadline: 19 May 2017 ETH Zurich is currently seeking applications for its Young Researchers’ Exchange Program between Japan and Switzerland 2017. The main purpose of the exchange program is to foster and facilitate the direct exchange between Japanese and Swiss research groups and to enable the mobility of young researchers such as PhD students. Budget Available Budget for Swiss Researchers going to Japan (JSPS) JSPS will provide the following support to Swiss fellows: Maintenance … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge in ASEAN!

Deadline: 1 May 2017 Applications are open for Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge to support young volunteers throughout the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in their journey to catalyze youth-led innovation for social impact and sustainable development. The Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge (YVIC), under the theme “Impact ASEAN,” supports young volunteers throughout the ASEAN region in their journey to catalyze youth-led innovation for social impact and sustainable … [Read more...]

Nutrition Plus Small Grants Program: Inviting Not for Profit Organisations from Australia and New Zealand

Deadline: 13 April 2017 Nutrition Plus is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program to support projects or programs that may be existing or new that relate to increased wellbeing for Aboriginal and /or disadvantaged people, particularly children or youth. Nutrition Plus is an Australia wide charity whose purpose is to improve the health of Indigenous. Objectives To promote and support the health and wellbeing of Indigenous children, youth and adults/carers of Australia and New … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2017 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program

Deadline: 23 April 2017 The Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program is accepting applications to empower entrepreneurs and innovative civil society leaders to strengthen their capacity to launch and advance their entrepreneurial ideas and effectively contribute to social and economic development in their communities. In fall 2017, 250 YLAI Professional Fellows from Latin America and the Caribbean will expand their leadership and entrepreneurial experience … [Read more...]

U.S Department of State, Bureau of ECA: Youth Ambassadors Program 2017!

Deadline: 29 May 2017 The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is seeking applications for its "Youth Ambassadors Program". The program will build mutual understanding, tolerance, and respect through shared culture and values, empower participants to be actively engaged in addressing issues of concern in their schools and communities upon their return home; and foster relationships among youth from different ethnic, … [Read more...]

UNFPA Turkey Call for Proposals: Inviting Organizations for 6th Country Programme

Deadline: 13 April 2017 UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund, an international development agency, is currently inviting qualified organizations to submit proposals for the 6th Country Programme to identify eligible non-governmental organizations for prospective partnership with UNFPA Turkey. Specific Results UNFPA will contribute to achieve the following results: Provision of youth friendly reproductive health services to vulnerable population groups Provision of humanitarian … [Read more...]

Apply for Global Youth Empowerment Fund: A Chance to Win Up to US $5000!

Deadline: 17 April 2017 The Junior Chamber International (JCI) in partnership with SDG Action Campaign is currently accepting proposals for its Global Youth Empowerment Fund, an initiative to empower young people around the world to impact their communities by investing in grassroots, community projects. The Fund will offer grants, financing and training to youth-led projects and social enterprises that advance the Global Goals for Sustainable Development in local communities around the … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Internet Society’s 25 Under 25 Awards!

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Nominations are open for Internet Society's 25 Under 25. As the Internet Society turns 25 this year, they are celebrating their past and looking ahead to the next 25. They are looking for 25 people under the age 25 who are using the Internet to create opportunities in ways they have never thought of.  It’s the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs and game changers. Benefits Roundtrip economy-class travel for awardee and double occupancy lodging in Los … [Read more...]

CIHR Grants: Strengthening Canada’s Capacity in Maternal, Reproductive, Child and Youth Health

Deadline: 18 April 2017 IHDCYH in collaboration with the Institute of Aboriginal Peoples’ Health (IAPH) has announced a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) New Investigator Grants in Maternal, Reproductive, Child and Youth Health with an aim to strengthen Canada’s capacity and knowledge to respond to challenges and needs by providing important early career development support to researchers in these fields. The objective of this funding opportunity is to build research capacity … [Read more...]

MAXIMUS Foundation Grants: Helping Disadvantaged Populations and Underserved Communities in the United States

Deadline: 31 August 2017 The MAXIMUS Foundation is seeking applications to provide grants to nonprofit organizations and charities that share the commitment in helping disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. The MAXIMUS Foundation is committed to supporting programs that promote personal growth and self-sufficiency through improved health, augmented child and family development, and community development. The foundation holds a strong sense of corporate citizenship and … [Read more...]

American Honda Foundation: Seeking Grant Proposals to fulfill the Needs of American Society!

Deadline: 1 May 2017 The American Honda Foundation is seeking grant proposals 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. Funding Information The grant range is from $20,000 to … [Read more...]

European Union: Improving Social Protection for Vulnerable Children/Youth in Communities in Swaziland

Deadline: 16 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for its “Improving social protection for vulnerable children/youth in communities, creating sustainable and inclusive growth for the benefit of the youth in Swaziland - Enhance CSO contribution to governance and development processes at country level.” The programme is divided into three lots: Lot 1: Access for more young people living with disabilities to rehabilitation … [Read more...]

Apply for People’s United Community Foundation Grants: Inviting Organizations based in the US

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The People's United Community Foundation is seeking proposals from organizations that enhance the quality of life for residents, promote the economic development and well-being of neighborhoods and support the educational and developmental needs of children and youth, with special emphasis given to programs and services in low-income areas. Grant Information The majority of People's United Community Foundation grants are less than $10,000, with the average grant being … [Read more...]

Europe’s Young Ambassadors Programme: Addressing Europe’s Unfinished Business

Deadline: 15 May 2017 Applications are open for Young Ambassadors Programme, a part of the European Project of Initiatives of Change (IofC), which aims to bring together young people caring about the future of Europe. The programme consists of two days training designed specifically for the Young Ambassadors (14th-16th July), followed by full participation in the AEUB forum (17th-21st July). Benefits An opportunity for young Europeans to grow in their personal understanding and … [Read more...]

Submit Entries for The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition Worldwide!

Deadline: 31 July 2017 Applications are open for “The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition” to empower young entrepreneurs to create a sustainable world. The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is a global programme and an online platform, which supports the implementation of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Competition Goals No Poverty – End poverty in all its forms everywhere Zero Hunger – End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State INL: Improving Police Work with Youth to Prevent Violence and Criminal Activities

Deadline: 24 May 2017 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), is seeking applications from qualified entities for a grant to implement a program entitled “Improve Police work with youth to prevent violence and criminal activities”. Project Objectives Raise public awareness of the importance of violence prevention with young people and the need to have a proper approach to the population Train participating police … [Read more...]

Youth Ambassadors Program 2017: Inviting Teenagers and Adult Mentors from the Caribbean

Deadline: 4 April 2017 The Youth Ambassadors Program with the Caribbean is offering a yearlong program beginning with a three-week leadership exchange in the U.S. for teenagers ages 15-18 and Adult Mentors from the Caribbean. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the program aims to develop a cadre of young adults in the United States who have a strong sense of civic responsibility, a commitment to their communities, an awareness of current and … [Read more...]