11 Golden Opportunities to empower NGOs and Individuals in Africa

January 2019

Check out this list below of 11 golden opportunities to empower NGOs and individuals in Africa for the areas of health, education, youth development, entrepreneurship, food security and many more.

Tony Elumelu Foundation announces $100m Entrepreneurship Programme to Empower African Entrepreneurs
The Tony Elumelu Foundation, the leading African-funded and founded philanthropy committed to empowering African entrepreneurs, is currently seeking applications for the 2019 cohort of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme…[more]

Call for EOIs: Powering Opportunities Partnership (POP) – Productive Energy Use (PEU) Action Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa
The Carbon Trust and Energy 4 Impact on behalf of the UK Department for International Development (DFID) are seeking Expressions of Interest for a program entitled “Powering Opportunities Partnership (POP) – Productive Energy Use (PEU) Action Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa”…[more]

Digital Lab Africa: Inviting Professionals or Individuals from Sub-Saharan Africa
The Digital Lab Africa (DLA) is seeking a call for projects #3 to provide a springboard to the creators of next-generation content and to make their project happen with the support of French & Sub-Saharan African leading companies such as Lagardère Studios, ARTE or Triggerfish Animation…[more]

Stop Searching for Grants on Google
Join fundsforNGOs Premium to instantly access information about thousands of new grants and donor agencies along with tips and tricks on how to apply…[more]

Apply for Yale Young African Scholars Program 2019
The Yale University is seeking applications for its “Yale Young African Scholars Program 2019” that is a flagship program of the Yale Africa Initiative and is designed to introduce secondary school students from all African countries to the demanding university and financial aid application processes and requirements, thereby making higher education more accessible to the continent’s most talented young leaders…[more]

Applications Open for 2019 Al-Sumait Prize for Food Security!
Applications are open for 2019 Al-Sumait Prize “Food Security” to recognize best studies, scientific projects, applied research, and innovative initiatives that have a significant impact and lasting influence on advancing progress to economic and social development in Africa…[more]

2019 ACCEL Awards for Early-Stage African Start-Ups
Applications are open for 2019 ACCEL Awards that specifically focus on giving African entrepreneurs a platform to showcase their ideas, brands and businesses on an international platform and access to mentorship from leading venture capitalists…[more]

Awesome PDF Downloads from our Rich Library
fundsforNGOs Premium has a rich library of downloadable ebooks on proposal writing, grant information, how to apply, fundraising techniques, NGO management…[more]

AREF/EDCTP Preparatory Fellowship: Joint Call with the Africa Research Excellence Fund
The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Preparatory Fellowships – Joint call with the Africa Research Excellence Fund”…[more]

Johnson & Johnson: Inviting Applicants for Africa Innovation Challenge
Johnson & Johnson is inviting applicants for its Africa Innovation Challenge to encourage entrepreneurial thinking in Africa and the creation of health care solutions that address the critical unmet needs of the continent and her people…[more]

Applications Open for 2019-2021 NEF Fellows Programme!
Applicants are invited to apply for the 2019-2021 Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellows Programme. NEF is an initiative of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in partnership with the Robert Bosch Stiftung…[more]

Calendar Overview of Upcoming Opportunities
As a fundsforNGOs Premium Member, you can easily examine upcoming funding opportunities in a calendar grid format and mark your own deadlines…[more]

Nominations Open for AIDF Africa Innovator of the Year Award!
The Aid & International Development Forum (AIDF) is currently accepting nominations for the Innovator of the Year Award that aims to recognise individuals for their inspiring leadership, forward thinking, creative problem-solving and implementation of innovative programmes that have helped drive African progress towards Sustainable Development Goals…[more]

Africa Opportunity Platform: Call for Proposals for Innovative Renewable Energy in Africa
Africa Opportunity Platform (AOP) has launched an investment call for proposals in renewable energy in Africa with an objective to enhance access to affordable clean sustainable energy across African cities and municipalities…[more]

 

  • Athuman malebe says:

    This premier global helps much but I am looking for the sponsor who will help to build an orphanage in Tanzania in lake zone regions because the children with those regions are living in hard situation if you can help me to find the people who can help it can be of much help

  • ruth says:

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  • Omogo Samuel says:

    This organization helps so much. Please I am looking for NGO/Government that can give me grant to finance my poultry farm. I have graduated from New World Group of Companies training but lack fund to start. If you can help, I will appreciate it. Thanks and God bless.

    • Reena says:

      Hi Omogo Samuel,

      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!

  • Oware Jnr says:

    Hi,I need funds for an upcoming event in Ghana for children with eye defficiency.

    • Priyanka says:

      Hi Oware Jnr,

      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.

      Please check out the many resources available on our site at https://www2.fundsforngos.org/category/health/

      Good luck!

  • mukasa joseph says:

    Hullo,am looking for any grant to sensitize my community in south eastern Uganda about climate change(drought) and to upscale their resilience and adaptive capacity in agriculture since they have experienced great effects of long periods of droughts yet agriculture is their main livelihood.

    • Reena says:

      Hi mukasa joseph,

      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.

      You can find some great opportunities for Uganda by visiting https://www2.fundsforngos.org/tag/Uganda/

      Good luck!

  • European Commission: Local Call for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations in the Philippines 2019

    European Commission: Local Call for Proposals for Civil Society Organizations in the Philippines 2019

    Applications Open for Nature Canada's Young Leader Grant Program!

    Applications Open for Nature Canada’s Young Leader Grant Program!

    X-HALE 2019 Short Film Competition to Support a Tobacco Free Ireland

    X-HALE 2019 Short Film Competition to Support a Tobacco Free Ireland

    Centre for Civic Education: Call for Proposals to Support Projects of Civil Society Organisations

    Centre for Civic Education: Call for Proposals to Support Projects of Civil Society Organisations

    Local Action

    U.S. Department of Justice, OVW: Grants to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking on Campus Program

    DM Thomas Foundation’s Central Grants Programme to Help Disadvantaged Young People in the UK and Ireland

    DM Thomas Foundation’s Central Grants Programme to Help Disadvantaged Young People in the UK and Ireland

    Filmmakers Without Borders: Seeking Applications for Filmmaking Grants Program

    Latest Funds for NGOs, Call for Proposals and Call for Applications

    Apply for Professional Development Grant Program 2019

    New Zealand Embassy Fund Mongolia: Inviting Community Groups and NGOs

    Embassy of France in Australia focuses on Gender Equality and Women’s Rights

    Embassy of France in Australia: Focusing on Gender Equality and Women’s Rights

    DFID: Seeking Applications for Girls Education South Sudan Phase 2

    DFID: Seeking Applications for Girls Education South Sudan Phase 2

    Lesbians Incorporated announces Community Grants Round One 2019

    Lesbians Incorporated announces Community Grants Round One 2019

    Access Copyright Foundation: Marian Hebb Research Grant

    Access Copyright Foundation: Seeking Applications for Marian Hebb Research Grant

    Centre for Civic Education: Call for Proposals to Support Projects of Civil Society Organisations

    European Commission Call for Proposals: Engaging with Civil Society in Belarus

    OSCE Call for Proposals: Consolidating the Democratisation Process in the Security Sector in the Republic of Serbia

    OSCE Call for Proposals: Consolidating the Democratisation Process in the Security Sector in the Republic of Serbia

    Nominations Open for Equator Prize 2019! Awarding Outstanding Local Community and Indigenous Peoples

    Nominations Open for Equator Prize 2019! Awarding Outstanding Local Community and Indigenous Peoples

    Council of Europe: Grants to Analyse Root Causes of Non-enforcement of National Judgments in Ukraine

    Council of Europe: Grants to Analyse Root Causes of Non-enforcement of National Judgments in Ukraine

    2019 IFREE Small Grants Program to Promote Human Betterment through Experimental Economics

    2019 IFREE Small Grants Program to Promote Human Betterment through Experimental Economics

    Call for Proposals: India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund (I4F) 2019

    National Geographic Society to Support Participatory Science

    EOCA’s Grant Program: Inviting Non-Profit Organizations to Implement Conservation Projects

    National Geographic Society: Seeking Proposals for Conservation Technologies Grants Program

    National Geographic Society: Requests for Proposals for ‘Documenting Human Migrations’ Program

    National Geographic Society: Request for Proposals for ‘Documenting Human Migrations’ Program

    European Commission CFPs: Action Grants to support Transnational Projects

    European Commission CFPs: Action Grants to support Transnational Projects

    Stockholm Environment Institute: Call for Concept Notes for 'Regional Environmental Event Support'

    Stockholm Environment Institute: Call for Concept Notes for ‘Regional Environmental Event Support’

    SIFA

    SIFA: Seeking Applications for Funding Window 1

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