SCF’s Community Grants Program: Inviting Youth-Focused Community Organisations across Australia

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Commonwealth Bank Staff Community Fund (SCF) is accepting applications from the youth-focused community organisations across Australia for its Community Grants Program to help community organisations deliver crucial programs to young people over the longer term. Funding Information                                                                           Organisations can apply for a grant of up to $10,000 each year over 3 years, totaling a maximum of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in the Philippines: Apply for YSEALI Summit 2017

Deadline: 16 April 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines announces an open competition for a cooperative agreement to develop and implement a five-day advanced leadership workshop (inclusive of arrival and departure days) in the Philippines for the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI), pending the availability of funds. The workshop will include a mix of informational sessions and skills training to be led by experts from Philippines, other ASEAN … [Read more...]

William T. Grant Foundation’s Research Grants: Reducing Inequality in Youth Outcomes in the United States

Deadline: 3 May 2017 William T. Grant Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants to support high-quality research that is relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States. Focus Areas programs, policies, and practices that reduce inequality in youth outcomes, and strategies to improve the use of research evidence in ways that benefit youth. Funding Information Research grants about reducing inequality … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundation’s Community Youth Fellowships: Inviting Youth of the United States

Deadline: 22 March 2017 The Open Society Foundations’ Youth Exchange, in partnership with the Open Places Initiative, seeks applicants for its Community Youth Fellowships. The Community Youth Fellowships will support dynamic activists aged 18-25 who want to implement a project of their own design that advances human rights in Buffalo, San Diego, or Puerto Rico. Successful applicants should demonstrate a connection to the community in which they will be based. Human rights projects could … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Steve Waugh Foundation Grants: Improving Quality of Life of Children & Young Adults Affected by Rare Diseases

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Steve Waugh Foundation is currently seeking applications for its grants program for the co-ordinated approach to the service, identification, treatment and research of rare diseases to improve the quality of life of children and young adults (age 0-25 years) affected by rare diseases. Funding Criteria The Foundation will consider funding: Medicines Treatment Equipment Some, but not all, minor house renovations or items that improve the quality of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Armenia: U.S. Alumni Outreach Grants Program 2017

Deadline: 6 April 2017 The United States Embassy is seeking applications for its U.S. Alumni Outreach Grants Program competition for fiscal year 2017 with an aim to maintain contacts with U.S. Government-funded exchange and training program alumni and to encourage networking among alumni and their colleagues in fields that promote democratic advancement, civic education, academic excellence, association building, youth projects, and economic reform. Purposes U.S. Alumni Outreach Grant can be … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for the New Zealand Youth Awards 2017!

Deadline: 22 March 2017 Nominations are now open for the "New Zealand Youth Awards 2017". These Awards recognise and celebrate young New Zealanders who have achieved outstanding results, as well as those who have made a significant contribution towards supporting young people in their communities. The Award categories celebrate qualities such as leadership, innovation, giving back, being a change maker, and young people who have supported youth activities in areas such as the arts, culture, … [Read more...]

Schwarzkopf Foundation: Travel Grant for a Journey through Europe

Deadline: 19 March 2017 Do you want to travel through Europe to meet new people and understand them better? Are you between 17 and 27 years old and looking for a way to fund your journey? If yes, then apply for a Schwarzkopf Foundation travel grant until the 19th of March! By awarding travel grants the Schwarzkopf Foundation aims to get youngsters and young adults interested in Europe. Applicant's journey should be motivated by wanting to explore Europe and the will to personally document … [Read more...]

HIV Young Leaders Fund’s Small Grants Programme: Serving Young Key Populations affected by HIV

Deadline: 10 March 2017 The HIV Young Leaders Fund (HYLF) is seeking applications for its 2017 Small Grants Programme to support organizations and projects led by and serving young key populations affected by HIV, with limited access to funding opportunities and working within countries and regions with diverse structural challenges. The mission of The HIV Young Leaders Fund (HYLF) is to invest in young people’s leadership in the HIV response by supporting youth-led initiatives with small … [Read more...]

BBC Children in Need: Inviting Applicants from UK for its Main Grants Program

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The BBC Children in Need is currently inviting charities and not-for-profit organizations for its Main Grants program to fund the projects that will make a difference in children’s lives to help prevent or overcome the effects of the disadvantages they face. Projects achieve these differences by either working directly with children or seeking to improve their social and physical environments. Focus Areas Children and young people of 18 years and under experiencing … [Read more...]

USAID’s Youth Activism Grant: Promoting Sense of Responsibility, Volunteerism, Activism and Public Interest in Afghanistan

Deadline: 16 March 2017 USAID-funded Afghan Civic Engagement Program (ACEP), Counterpart International, Inc. (Counterpart) is seeking applications for its Youth Activism Grant (YAG) to design, develop and implement activities that promote a sense of responsibility, volunteerism, activism and public interest among youth at the community, district and provincial level. The program provides the opportunity for youth to increase their personal and professional skills, exchange their views and … [Read more...]

Youth III Call for Projects: Supporting Decentralized Cooperation in Vocational Training for Young People

Deadline: 17 April 2017 The Franco-Argentine has announced a joint call for projects "Youth III" with an aim to support decentralized cooperation in the areas of vocational training for young people and international and European mobility in volunteer programmes. Project Components Vocational training for young people: vocational training aims on the one hand to encourage the mobility of apprentices and young people in vocational training between training establishments located in the … [Read more...]

British Embassy in Amman Call for Bids: 2017 – 2018 Arab Partnership Fund

Deadline: 8 March 2017 The British Embassy in Amman is pleased to announce the call for bids 2017- 2018 under the Arab Partnership Fund. This fund is available for bodies legally registered to work in Jordan, but not for individuals. Themes The fund is designed to support implementation of sustainable impact projects in Jordan that fall under the following priority themes: Youth participation in local governance in Jordan Empowerment of youth as agents of change within the framework … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2017 Anzisha Prize for African Youth Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: 1 April 2017 African Leadership Academy in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation is seeking applications for the 2017 Anzisha Prize that seeks to catalyze innovation and scale entrepreneurship among youth across the continent. Award Information Monetary Reward of a shared amount of $100,000 $2,000 access to a world- renowned Entrepreneurial Leadership curriculum and training with the potential for further investment based on engagement and performance $2,500 worth … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Young Scholars Program!

Deadline: 5 April 2017 Applications are now open for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Young Scholars Program. The Young Scholars Program is a national scholarship with students representing every region and attending school in rural, urban and suburban communities. The Foundation enables high-ability middle and high school students with financial need to realize their full academic potential. Through the Young Scholars Program, the Foundation has to date supported over 800 students from … [Read more...]

European Commission Call for Proposals: Learning Mobility of Individual – Large-Scale European Voluntary Service Events 2017

Deadline: 5 April 2017 The European Commission is currently seeking proposals from eligible entities for its program titled "Learning Mobility of Individual - Large-Scale European Voluntary Service Events 2017". This call for proposals is based on the Regulation (EU) No 1288/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2013 establishing ‘Erasmus+’: the Union programme for education, training, youth and sport as well as on the 2016 and 2017 Erasmus+ annual work programmes. … [Read more...]

Sida International Training Programme: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Deadline:  18 April 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applicants for its International Training Programme, “Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR), designed for individuals holding positions in organizations in the area of SRHR and who are qualified to participate in reform processes at various levels. Objectives The long-term objective of the programme is to contribute to the improvement of the living conditions of poor women, children, … [Read more...]

Help Call for Proposals: Promotion and Protection of Human Rights of Roma, Egyptians & Other Vulnerable Groups

Deadline: 13 April 2017 The Help - Helping people help themselves is seeking proposals for projects "Promotion and protection of human rights of Roma, Egyptians and other vulnerable groups" to strengthen the role of civil society among RE population, promote RE culture, tradition and RE social and political activism. The project “Promotion and protection of human rights of Roma, Egyptians and other vulnerable groups” will achieve a set of results that will ensure overall improvement of the … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Project Proposals: Grants for Youth Awareness Activities on Waste Management

Deadline: 23 February 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is currently inviting interested Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) / Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) to submit proposals for its Grants for Youth Awareness Activities on Waste Management under its project "Të Kujdesemi për Gjakovën" or "To care for Gjakova". The project aims to tackle the problem of informal dumps and litter in the streets in Gjakova/Djakovica. It is based on open stakeholder meetings attended by … [Read more...]

YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa Programme: Identifying and Empowering Young Leaders

Deadline: 27 February 2017 The Young African Leaders Center is currently inviting applicants for its YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa with an aim to promote three models designed to identify and empower young leaders: the YALI Mandela Washington Fellowship, YALI Network, and now the Regional Leadership Centers across Africa. The YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa, is  located at Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya. Tracks of Study Business and Entrepreneurship … [Read more...]

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