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

Creative New Zealand: Accepting Applications for Toi Rangatahi Leadership Fund

Deadline: 1 March 2019 Creative New Zealand is accepting applications for its Toi Rangatahi Leadership Fund to support young people aged 15-25 to lead high quality arts projects by, with and for other young people with a focus on participation and/or access for young people from under represented communities. What will fund Projects must be by, with or for young people 15-25 years of age. Activities could include workshops/wananga, the creation of new work, performances or … [Read more...]

UNDP-Tunisia: Call for Proposals to Support Civil Society Initiatives

Deadline: 10 December 2018 The Tamkeen project of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), has announced a Calls for proposals to support civil society initiatives to support the implementation of the sectoral vision of youth in 2nd generation youth centers. The sectoral vision of youth (2018-2020) aims to create an environment conducive to the emergence of a young citizen, qualified and autonomous, fulfilled and socially committed. The model is that of the young citizen, … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina: Interethnic Reconciliation and Youth (IERY) Program

Deadline: 14 January 2019 The United States Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, acting through the Office of Public Affairs, has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for Interethnic Reconciliation and Youth (IERY) Program for youth camp projects. This program supports initiatives with the primary goal of promoting interethnic and intercommunity exchange, collaboration, and joint projects. The Embassy is seeking projects and initiatives that clearly develop increased tolerance … [Read more...]

McCain Institute Call for Applications: 2019 Next Generation Leaders Program

Deadline: 15 February 2019 The McCain Institute is inviting applications for its Next Generation Leaders (NGL) program which is designed to identify, train, network and empower a diverse group of emerging, character-driven leaders from the United States and around the world. The program offers emerging global leaders a fully paid year of targeted professional and personal leadership development. Geared to mid-career professionals, this yearlong, fully funded professional development … [Read more...]

2018-2019 Direct Aid Program: Inviting Wallis and Futuna Associations

Deadline: 5 December 2018 Applications are now open for the Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is an aid fund to finance or co-finance development micro-projects. Placed under the responsibility of the Australian Consul General in Nouméa and funded by the Australian Government, this program is based on the principles of accessible, sustainable and practical development. Funding Information Program funds are modest. The level of intervention for each project is usually between 100,000 and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Myanmar Youth Leadership Program!

Deadline: 11 December 2018 Applications are open for 2019 Myanmar Youth Leadership Program (MYLP) which is a three-week exchange programs in the United States focused on leadership and youth development. The exchanges will take place in April 2019 and participants will implement follow-on pro-jects in their home communities after the programs. The programs welcome applications from both student participants and adult chaperones. Program Goals To promote mutual understanding between … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Algeria: Promoting Common Objectives and Exchanges between the U.S. & Algeria

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The United States Embassy in Algiers has announced an open competition for assistance awards that create partnerships to promote common objectives and exchanges between the United States and Algeria. Proposals are sought to support activities directly aimed at improving communities, providing new opportunities for citizen participation, and promoting and developing issues of public interest. Focus Areas Some examples of projects can meet the requirement … [Read more...]

EC-EACEA: Support for Policy Reform Civil Society Cooperation in the Field of Youth

Deadline: 6 December 2018 The European Commission-EACEA is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for a programme entitled “Support for Policy Reform Civil Society Cooperation in the field of Youth”. The objective of the present Call is to provide structural support, referred to as operating grants, to European non-governmental organisations (ENGOs) and EU-wide networks active in the field of youth and pursuing the following general aims: Raise stakeholder awareness of the EU … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2019 South East Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP)

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Public Diplomacy Section of the U.S. Embassy has announced an open competition for the 2019 South East Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) which is sponsored by the U.S. Embassy and the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State. The 2019 SEAYLP convenes high school students and adult mentors from the ten ASEAN member countries for a three-week U.S.-based exchange program, focused on leadership and youth development and to … [Read more...]

Apply for CMI 3rd Mediterranean Water Heroes Youth Contest!

Deadline: 23 December 2018 The Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) has launched the third edition of the “Mediterranean Water Heroes” youth contest. In the run-up to this workshop, the third edition of the “Mediterranean Water Heroes” youth contest will offer young water activists from around the Mediterranean the opportunity to showcase their innovative work on water and migration. Every year, World Water Day draws the world’s attention to key global water issues. World Water … [Read more...]

UNCDF: Seeking Applications for Mentorship Platform Support and Management

Deadline: 10 December 2018 UNCDF is seeking applications for its program entitled "Mentorship Platform Support and Management" to support UNCDF in deploying mentorship model to support its work under Inclusive Innovation work. UNCDF is implementing an innovation engagement in Malaysia and China followed by other countries of Asia, Africa and The Pacific, that would focus on driving usage of digital finance and digital innovations working on various use-cases where technology plays a key … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Young Pacific Leaders Conference 2019!

Deadline: 2 December 2018 Applications are open for Young Pacific Leaders Conference 2019. The sixth Young Pacific Leaders Conference in Suva, Fiji will take place the first week of March 2019 through a partnership between Cultural Vistas and the U.S. Department of State. This comprehensive conference will provide emerging Pacific leaders, ages 25-35, with new skills and knowledge to advance the region’s economic vibrancy and civic engagement, thereby contributing to regional security and … [Read more...]

William T Grant Foundation: Research Grants on Improving the Use of Research Evidence

Deadline: 9 January 2019 William T Grant Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants on Improving the Use of Research Evidence to support high-quality field-initiated studies that are relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States. Focus Areas Identify or test strategies to improve the use of existing research. Identify or test strategies for producing more useful research evidence. Test the assumption … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Democracy Commission Small Grants Program

Deadline: 11 January 2019 The United States Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, through the Office of Public Affairs, has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Democracy Commission Small Grants Program. This program supports NGO efforts to promote grassroots democracy, viable civil society in BiH, respect for human rights, and promotion of Euro-Atlantic integration through media outreach and public advocacy campaigns. Grant-funded civil society organizations will focus on … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Kazakhstan: Inviting NGOs & NPOs for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 January 2019 The U.S. Mission to Kazakhstan is accepting applications from eligible organisations for its Small Grants Program to support civil society in Kazakhstan and advance the interests and will of Kazakhstani citizens. Themes Project proposals must address one of the following themes: Theme 1: Promote diversity, tolerance, inclusion, and/or conflict resolution. Theme 2: Enhance cooperation between the government and civil society (i.e. rule of law, … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Jordan: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 15 December 2018 The U.S. Embassy Jordan Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. Priorities The Public Affairs Section at U.S. Embassy Jordan small grants are focused on projects that clearly support their mission priorities. The Small Grants Program will focus on the below Strategic Priorities: ECONOMIC STABILITY: Workforce Development – Expanding Employability … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission in Morocco: Public Diplomacy Annual Program Statement 2019

Deadline: 15 December 2018 The U.S. Mission in Morocco’s Public Affairs Office (PAO) has announced that funding is available through the Public Diplomacy Grant Program for projects ranging in value from $5,000 to $25,000.  Projects for lesser or greater values will be considered on a case by case basis. Grants are intended for committed and organized civil-society organizations, local representatives of civil society, think tanks, non-governmental organizations, cultural institutions, and … [Read more...]

USAID’s Development Innovations: Seeking Concept Notes for ‘Young Innovate Cambodia’ Program

Deadline: 25 November 2018 Development Innovations (DI) is seeking concept notes for its Youth Innovate Cambodia program that aims to transform innovative ideas from Cambodia individuals into real activities and solutions. Innovations and great ideas can come from anyone, especially young people who see the problems in their communities but often do not have resources to test their potential solutions. Many young people come to DI looking for small funds to kick-start their projects, but … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Rise Up’s Youth Champions Initiative (YCI)!

Deadline: 28 February 2019 Rise Up has launched a third cohort of the Youth Champions Initiative, in partnership with the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. The Youth Champions Initiative (YCI) is an exciting initiative that is advancing innovation and quality in the field of sexual and reproductive health and rights globally. Through YCI, Rise Up invests in young champions who are leading the sexual and reproductive health, rights, and justice (SRHRJ) movement now and for the next … [Read more...]

FCYO: Seeking Applications for Learning & Exchange Fund (2018 – 2019)

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Funders’ Collaborative on Youth Organizing (FCYO) is seeking applications for Learning & Exchange Fund (2018 - 2019) to support in-person organizational learning and relationship building between youth organizing groups across the U.S., helping to foster important connections sparked during their Youth CORE National Convenings and elsewhere, and support learning and strategy development opportunities with peer organizations. FCYO encourages applicants to … [Read more...]