Funding Grant Opportunities for Sustainable Development

(February 2019)

Below is a list of 15 open funding opportunities on sustainable development:

2020 Zayed Sustainability Prize: Calling Global Sustainability Pioneers
Submissions are open for the 2020 edition of the Zayed Sustainability Prize. UAE’s pioneering global award issues global call to organisations and high schools to submit their sustainability solutions and projects. The Prize’s five categories are designed to closely align with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and reward global organisations that empower and enhance disadvantaged communities, while also inspiring schools to nurture the next generation of sustainability leaders…[more]

Applications Open for 2019 P4G Partnership Fund!
Applicants are invited to submit concept notes for P4G Partnership Fund that offers financial support and targeted assistance to select public-private partnerships that are advancing innovative strategies to achieve the following five Sustainable Development Goals…[more]

Nominations Open for 2019 UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)
Nominations are open for the fifth edition of the UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) 2019 which is funded by the Government of Japan…[more]

SWITCH-Asia and Central Asia II Call for Proposals: Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production
The European Union (EU) is accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a programme entitled “SWITCH-Asia and Central Asia II – Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production”…[more]

King Baudouin Foundation Call for Projects: Business Partnership Facility-Enterprises for SDGs
Applicants are invited to apply for the Business Partnership Facility (BPF) that provides grants to support and develop private sector involvement in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in developing countries…[more]

Apply for 2019 Emerald African Management Research Fund Award
Emerald and AFAM (Africa Academy of Management), in association with INASP and the International Academy of African Business and Development (IAABD), are delighted to offer a research grant for an African project in the field of management research…[more]

Make Europe Sustainable For All: A Grant to Support Local Groups, Grass-Root Organisations, and Civil Society Actors
Do you campaign on the Sustainable Development Goals? Want to break out of your specific focus and work alongside others working on different SDG-related topics? If yes, then apply for the ‘Make Europe Sustainable for All’ program…[more]

Nordic Council of Ministers’ Programme for NGOs in Nordic and Baltic Countries
The Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia is seeking applications from NGOs and foundations working in public interest, and which strive for increasing social cohesion and strengthening civil society…[more]

3rd Call for Proposals: 2019 Danube Transnational Programme
The Danube Transnational Programme (DTP) has launched the third call for proposals to support policy integration in the Danube area through projects addressing key challenges and opportunities of the region…[more]

Google Cloud-SAP CFPs: Achieving ‘Circular Economy 2030’ for Sustainable Future
Google Cloud and SAP are coming together to help address the challenge of global demand for resources and host a social entrepreneurship contest “Circular Economy 2030” for a sustainable future. If you believe business can catalyze positive change, this is your opportunity to spark a sustainable revolution…[more]

Country Specific 

  • Augustine Otieno says:

    Thanks we are not legible as we are in Kenya

  • Hilarius says:

    Asking for Tanzania if we are eligible to apply

  • Maryna says:

    I can’t seem to find opportunities in South Africa? Is this correct?

  • Espe says:

    What about Rwanda?

  • henry says:

    What about Burkina Faso

  • patrick says:

    Hi l can get for south sudan

  • Idy says:

    Please are there opportunities for Mauritius?

  • Edward Bryant says:

    Are there opportunities for NGOs in Liberia?

  • Equitable Resilience: Ensuring Resilience to Enhance Sustainable Development Goals

    SNAPP announces 2019 Request for Proposals to Fund Science to Solutions Teams

    U.S. Department of Justice: Juvenile Justice Emergency Planning and Demonstration Program

    EEP Africa 15th Call for Proposals: Promoting Gender Inclusion across the Clean Energy Sector in Southern and East Africa

    Submit Your Ideas for ‘Empowering Caregivers in Immunization Innovation Challenge’

    GRP Innovation Challenge: Surfacing Resilience Solutions for Food & Water Security, Peace & Stability, and Disaster Resilience

    Culture Bridges: Seeking Applications for International Mobility Grant Program

    British Embassy Santo Domingo: FCO Programme Funds 2019-2020

    Apply for Arab Documentary Photography Programme

    Applications Open for Digital Health Technology Catalyst Round 4

    Sacred Fire Foundation: Protecting the Sacred Grant Program 2019

    Apply for Cyber Security Academic Start-Up Accelerator Programme

    U.S. Department of Justice, OJJDP: Victims of Child Abuse Act Programs

    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: GCE on Environmental niches of Salmonella Typhi (Round 23)

    CFD Call for Proposals: Women Economic Empowerment for Social Change (WEESC)

    Visual Aids Call for Video Proposals: Day With(out) Art 2019

    DHHS/HSRA: Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement Program

    U.S. Department of Justice announces 2019 Mentoring Opportunities for Youth Initiative

    The Academy for Social Entrepreneurs Program: Sparking New Generation of Social Entrepreneurs in Ireland

    U.S. Embassy in Australia: PAS Annual Program Statement

    Social Innovation Fund announces Mná na hÉireann, Women of Ireland Fund

    Arts Council Malta: 2019 Cultural Export Fund (CEF) Presentation and Touring Grants Program

    African Union: Innovating Education in Africa Expo 2019

    U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL announces Evaluation Innovation Fund

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