ViiV Healthcare’s “Positive Action for Adolescents” Call for Proposals: Apply for a Grant Funding of Up to £50,000!

Deadline: 13 October 2017 ViiV Healthcare through its Positive Action for Adolescents (PAA) program is delighted to open a special call for proposals to mark SPARK17, the event dedicated to young advocates working in the field of HIV, PAA is hosting with partners at Sentebale’s Mamohato Children's Centre in Lesotho (18-21 September 2017). Proposed projects must align with the strategy and focus of ViiV Healthcare’s Positive Action for Adolescents programme and is youth-led, preferably by … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Teach For India Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 29 October 2017 Applications are open for the 2018 Teach For India Fellowship Program, an opportunity for India’s brightest and most promising youth, from the nation’s best universities and workplaces, to serve as full-time teachers to children from low-income communities in some of the nation’s most under-resourced schools. Through this experience of teaching in classrooms and working with key education stakeholders like students, principals, and parents, the Fellows get exposed to … [Read more...]

National Youth Development Agency: Inviting Applicants for Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) is seeking applicants for its Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund that is offering scholarships to youth under 35 years of age to give them an opportunity to study at public universities or university of technologies across South Africa. The Fund seeks to avail financial support to youth to enable them to pursue quality education in an institution of higher learning with youth in rural areas as primary … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Accountability Incubator 2018-19!

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Accountability Lab is accepting applications for its Accountability Incubator 2018-19 in order to provide passionate young leaders with catalytic support to develop and implement cost-effective, highly impactable solutions for accountability in their communities. The Incubator is looking for the biggest and best cohort of participants (or “accountapreneurs”) with innovative ideas for strengthening open government, civic participation, anti-corruption, accountability, … [Read more...]

Apply for King Hamad Youth Empowerment Award 2017!

Deadline: 10 October 2017 Applications are open for the King Hamad Youth Empowerment Award 2017 with an aim to empower young people and give them the attention, encouragement and motivation needed. It will encourage all eligible participants to improve the enabling environment and infrastructure for youth to allow them to be effective and productive citizens contributing to their communities. Objectives Stimulate Different Sectors to Empowering Young People Encourage Various Sectors … [Read more...]

Kectil Program: Identifying and Nurturing Youth in Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 November 2017 The Kectil Program is inviting highly talented youth in developing countries who have the potential to make a positive difference in their communities and countries. Program Categories Web-Based Mentoring Program: Monthly Kectil Talks with Leaders in Science, Business, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Public Service Assignments & Sharing: Connect with other students on social media (Facebook & Twitter) with facilitated web-based group discussions … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for American Honda Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The American Honda Foundation is seeking applications 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. The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making … [Read more...]

Youth Service America: Seeking Applications for Be Fearless Be Kind Grants Program

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Youth Service America (YSA) is seeking applications for its Be Fearless Be Kind grants to encourage young people to stand up for others, include everyone, and take action when they see a problem. The Be Fearless Be Kind grants give young people an opportunity to put their empathy, passion, and creativity into action as they #LeadASAP help make the world a better place! YSA empowers youth to “lead ASAP” through Awareness, Service, Advocacy, and Philanthropy. When … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan: Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2017/18 

Deadline: 15 October 2017 Applications are open for 2017/18 Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a flexible small grants program funded from Australia’s aid budget and managed by the Australian Embassy Kabul. DAP funding in Afghanistan is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Afghanistan. The program focuses on supporting small-scale development projects and activities which can achieve practical outcomes related to … [Read more...]

British Embassy Sana’a: Supporting the Better Inclusion of Yemeni Youth in Conflict Resolution and Prevention

Deadline: 5 October 2017 The British Embassy Sana’a is inviting proposals for project work to support the better inclusion of Yemeni youth in conflict resolution and prevention in Yemen for the period October 2017 to March 2018. The programme is looking to support a project or projects with a budget of up to £120,000 in the following area: Promotion of inclusion of youth (defined as 15-35) in resolving and preventing conflict in Yemen Examples of areas of work that projects might … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Uganda Empowerment Grants!

Deadline: 16 October 2017 Is your organisation target-led by one of the below-mentioned target groups? Are you working in Karamoja, Acholi, Lango or West Nile region? Is your organisation’s or group’s annual budget smaller than Euro 50,000? If yes, then apply for Uganda Empowerment Grants. Voice is seeking applications from (informal) groups or organizations for its Uganda Empowerment Grants to raise awareness, develop trans-formative leadership, build skills and confidence of the Voice target … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Nordic Committee for Children and Young People (NORDBUK) Grant Programme!

Deadline: 9 October 2017 Nordic Culture Point is seeking applications for its Nordic Committee for Children and Young People (NORDBUK) Grant programme with an objective to strengthen children and young people's organising capabilities, to enhance their influence and participation in political processes, as well as nurturing a sense of Nordic identity. Funding Information Applications are accepted for amounts ranging from €7,500 to €25,000. At least 15 % of the funding must come from another … [Read more...]

AUC/NEPAD Call for Proposals: Good Practices in Skills Development for Africa

Deadline: 2 October 2017 Are you passionate about reducing unemployment levels among the African youth? Are you part of a project that seeks to generate employment through the development of skills? Does your project aim to change the perception of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) or other levels of education in your country?  If yes, then you can get a chance to share your work with the continent, network and gain great exposure. Africa is in dire need of job creation … [Read more...]

EPIM Call for Proposals: Protection of Children and Youth on the Move in Europe

Deadline: 18 October 2017 The European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM) has announced a call for research proposals that will provide the platform for a sub-fund that supports civil society organisations and public-private partnership projects seeking to address policy and practice issues arising from increasing arrivals of children and youth in Europe, and the struggle for communities to provide adequate protection as well as long-term perspectives for their life in Europe. EPIM … [Read more...]

UNICEF-Jordan Call for EOIs: Inviting CBOs, NNGOs and INGOs to Protect and Support all Children

Deadline: 1 October 2017 The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Jordan is seeking Call for Expression of Interest (EOIs) to identify eligible community-based organizations national or international non-governmental organizations (NNGOs and INGOs) for potential partnership with UNICEF Jordan. UNICEF Jordan seeks to protect and support all children in Jordan, with a focus on the most vulnerable and hardest to reach. Jordan faces urgent concerns due to depletion of scarce water resources, … [Read more...]

UNCDF: Call for Proposals for the Youth and Women Economic Empowerment Programme (YWEE) in Kigoma

Deadline: 25 September 2017 UNCDF is a part of the Youth and Women Economic Empowerment (YWEE) Programme in Kigoma, which is an area-based joint planning and implementation effort under the United Nations Development Assistance Plan (2016 – 2021) for Tanzania (UNDAP II) Focus Areas Women’s economic empowerment: Investment projects owned or developed by women or projects with large derived benefits accruing to women, e.g. small and medium sized infrastructure projects in their areas of … [Read more...]

UNESCO Kabul Call for Applications: Bibi Gul Youth and Adult Literacy Contest for Afghanistan

Deadline: 11 October 2017 UNESCO Kabul in partnership with the Office of the First lady, the Office of Second Vice President of the and the Deputy Ministry of Education for Literacy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan have opened call for applications for 2017 ‘Bibi Gul Youth and Adult Literacy Contest for Afghanistan with the theme ‘Literacy For Social Change& Sustainable Development’. The main purpose of Bibi Gul Youth and Adult Literacy Contest for Afghanistan is to recognize and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for YALI’s 2018 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders!

Deadline: 11 October 2017 The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) is seeking applications for its 2018 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders to empower young people through academic coursework, leadership training, and networking. The Mandela Washington Fellowship includes: A six-week Academic and Leadership Institute A Summit in Washington, DC An optional six-week Professional Development Experience: Activities in Africa Benefits There is no fee … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Young UnLtd’s Spaces 4 Change Programme!

Deadline: 30 October 2017 The Young UnLtd is seeking applications for its Spaces 4 Change Programme that will find, fund, support and connect young people aged 16-24 to start and run social ventures that unlock the potential of unused or under-utilised spaces for the benefit of the local community, especially other young people. From 2016-2019 100 awards will be available for young leaders consisting of up to £5,000 project funding, a dedicated award manager providing tailored support, cohort … [Read more...]

Hrant Dink Foundation: Seeking Applications for Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant

Deadline: 1 October 2017 The Hrant Dink Foundation has launched its Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant with a view to increase direct contacts and to promote cooperation between the peoples of the two neighboring countries. Through the Travel Grant, the Foundation aims to contribute to joint initiatives between the two countries in various thematic fields such as youth and volunteering, human rights and democracy, education, environment, history, culture and arts, development, sports, regional … [Read more...]