10+ Open Grant Opportunities for Small NGOs around the world

(February 2019)

We have gathered a list of open grant opportunities for small NGOs so that they can easily apply and receive financial support for their ongoing work.

Global Forest Watch announced 2019 Small Grants Fund (SGF) 
The Global Forest Watch is currently accepting applications for its 2019 Small Grants Fund (SGF) to promote broad uptake and innovative use of GFW tools and data by civil society around the world…[more]

The Maypole Fund: Seeking Applications from Women Groups to Proactively Challenge Patriarchy
Applications are open for “The Maypole Fund” from women only with an aim to resource imaginative, non-violent activities by feminist anti-militarist women whether individual women or women only groups – to proactively challenge patriarchy…[more]

Do you know that many International Donor Agencies prefer funding Small NGOs?
Yes. Several international funding organizations actively seek to fund and empower small NGOs because it is easier to work with them. But how can small NGOs get in touch with them? That is where fundsforNGOs Premium membership service comes in handy. The service offers listings of such funders and grants, how to contact them, how to write and submit your proposal…[more]

Muste Institute’s Social Justice Fund: Supporting Grassroots Activist Projects
The A.J. Muste Memorial Institute is seeking applications for its Social Justice Fund to support grassroots activist projects in the US and around the world, giving priority to those with small budgets and little access to more mainstream funding sources…[more]

Child Health Foundation: Request for Proposals for 2019 Innovative Small Grants Program
The Child Health Foundation (CHF) is currently accepting proposals from registered non-governmental organizations for its 2019 Innovative Small Grants Program to improve the health and well-being of new-born infants during their first month of life…[more]

PlanetRomeo Foundation: Funding for Grassroots Emerging LGBTI Projects and Initiatives
PlanetRomeo Foundation is currently accepting applications for its grant program to provide funding up to € 5,000 to grassroots emerging LGBTI projects and initiatives…[more]

2019 Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust Offering Grants to both UK and Overseas Projects
The Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust is currently inviting applicants for its 2019 grant program for individuals undertaking nature conservation projects. Projects may involve practical habitat or species management, research, training, education, awareness raising or campaigning…[more]

Large Organizations have plenty of resources to raise funds. What do small NGOs have?
Large organizations have professional staff, in-built databases and training opportunities to raise funds in a regular manner. But what do small NGOs have? That is why, we are offering fundsforNGOs Premium which has updated donors and grants databases, training videos, downloadable resources, grants calendar…[more]

Fondation Mérieux’s Small Grant Program: Fighting against Infectious Diseases
Applications are open for the Fondation Mérieux’s grants program to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. The projects including as beneficiaries mothers and children will be given priority…[more]

Fonds SUEZ: Improving the Living Conditions of Persons in Developing Countries
Applicants are invited to apply for the Fonds SUEZ grant program to combat exclusion by favouring inclusion and consequently sustainably improving the living conditions and autonomy of persons via access to essential services, social insertion and social harmony…[more]

Movies that Matter: Start-up & Impact Grants Programme
Movies that Matter is offering grants to human rights film events in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Eastern Europe, especially in countries with limited resources and freedom of press…[more]

Palliative Care Development in Africa: Accepting Applications for Small Grants Programme
The Trustees of the True Colours Trust have set aside funds towards a small grants programme for hospices and palliative care providers across Africa to support the development of palliative care…[more]

How can Small NGOs empower themselves?
In today’s Digital Age, information is one of the stronger mediums to empower oneself. fundsforNGOs Premium is an online service that aims to provide skills, knowledge and resources for small NGOs so that they can empower themselves to independently raise funds and sustain their work…[more]

Palliative Care Development in Africa: Seeking Applications for Microfinance Program
Trustees of the TrueColours Trust have set aside funds for a microfinance program for hospices and palliative care providers across Africa to support the development of palliative care…[more]

British Ecological Society: Inviting Applicants for Ecologists in Africa Grant Program 2019
The British Ecological Society (BES) is inviting applicants for its 2019 Ecologists in Africa Grant Program to carry out innovative ecological research…[more]

  • Troy Job Indeche says:

    Wow, so helpful today… As usual as always

  • Clémentine MACHOZI says:

    Merci pour tous ces contacts des nouveaux partenaires.

    • Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Clémentine MACHOZI,

      Thank you for contacting fundsforNGOs. Unfortunately, our services are only available in English and we are only able to respond to queries written in English.

      Good luck!

  • Mulindwa Benjamin says:

    Our request is to make some research on grants for housing projects especially in Uganda.

  • Banda Henry says:

    requesting for 2019 call for proposal on HIV prevention and orphans and vulnerable children in zambia

  • Masicar Mae says:

    Very resourceful.. thank you for the enlightenment.

  • Masicar Mae says:

    Very resourceful. Thank you for the enlightenment.

  • Winis Juani says:

    Im NGO from Sabah. East Malaysia. Looking for fund for community development. Such as house for the poor, community hall and hotels for the schools in rural areas.

    • Reena says:

      Hi Winis Juani,

      FundsforNGOs is a social enterprise that provides fundraising guides, resources, and the latest funding opportunities to help you fundraise better and secure grant funding. We are not a funding organization and we do not provide grants.

      Thank you!

  • UNESCO launched 10th International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD)

    FRRR announces Strengthening Rural Communities – Small & Vital Grant Program for Australians

    Foundation for the Third Millennium Grant Program to Promote Environmental Protection and Health

    U.S. Mission to Haiti: PAS Annual Program Statement Program

    USDA: Seeking Applications for Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants

    U.S. Department of State Office, GWI: TBD Women in Countering Violent Extremism

    U.S. Embassy in Ghana: 2019 Public Affairs Small Grants Program

    UNDP Albania: Call for Grants for Non-government Organizations

    Walmart Foundation: Community Grant Program 2019

    Australia Council for the Arts: Playing Australia – Regional Performing Arts Touring Fund

    Australia Council for the Arts: Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups

    Applications Open for Australia Council’s Arts Projects Program

    Australia Council for the Arts: Career Development Grants for Individuals and Groups

    U.S. Department of Justice: Adam Walsh Act Implementation Grant Program

    2019 Call for Proposals: Settlement and Resettlement Assistance Programs

    EU Kosovo/Qendra Multimedia: Call for Grant Applications for Culture for Change Project

    YALI Alumni Innovation Fund 2nd Call: Providing Essential Seed Capital and Technical Assistance to Young African Leaders

    Women’s Fund in Georgia announces ‘Women’s Rights and Environmental Justice’ Program

    Women’s Fund in Georgia: Seeking Applications for Open Door Grants Program 2019

    EU-Kazakhstan Call for Proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)-Country based support schemes (CBSS)

    U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Women’s Workforce Participation Program

    U. S. Mission to Lesotho: PEPFAR Small Grants Program 2019-2020 Capacity Building

    USAID-Tbilisi: Georgia Elections and Political Processes Support through Direct Awards to Georgia’s Civil Society

    U.S. Mission to Moldova: Alumni Small Grants Program

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