Exploring Some of the Best Small Grant Opportunities for NGOs and Individuals

(March 2019)

In this grants list below, we explore some of the best small grant opportunities for NGOs and individuals.

CrowdStrike Foundation announces 2019 Small Grant Program for Research in Cybersecurity and AI
The CrowdStrike Foundation is currently accepting its first tranche of proposals for its Small Grant Program to support the cybersecurity community with grants toward worthwhile open source projects…[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]

IFREE: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program
The International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE) is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program to promote Human Betterment through Experimental Economics to Improve the Understanding of Exchange Systems…[more]

Muste Institute: Seeking Applications for Social Justice Fund
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]

2019 Feminist Review Trust Fund Round 2: Supporting Projects that Transform the Lives of Women
The Feminist Review Trust is seeking applications from eligible entities for the 2nd round of its 2019 program that gives grants to projects in the UK and internationally that support women…[more]

Sefer Center for Academic Jewish Studies announces Russian Jewry Research Grant Program
Sefer Center for Academic Jewish Studies is seeking applications for its Russian Jewry Research Grant to support research projects in multiple disciplines on Russian Jewry…[more]

Homeless Charities can Apply for Grants Up to £3,000
The Fine & Country Foundation is seeking applications to provide to grants to help combat homelessness. Grants are open to homeless charities, poverty prevention schemes and housing associations…[more]

Better World Books announces Literacy Grants for Nonprofits Organizations
Better World Books is looking for nonprofit organizations with “Life Changing” ideas which help advance a compelling literacy project…[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]

International Photography Grant for Supporting Visual Project of the Artist
International Photography Magazine has announced a grant entitled “International Photography Grant”, the most inspirational photographic idea to support visual project of the artist. It is an non-profit initiative run by International Photography Magazine…[more]

Call for Proposals: Ramsar Small Grants Fund for Wetland Conservation and Wise Use (SGF)
The Small Grants Fund was established by the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention at its 4th meeting (COP4, 1990), with the name “Wetland Conservation Fund”, as a mechanism…[more]

Apply for Weeden Foundation Grant Program
The Weeden Foundation is seeking letter of Inquiry from organizations for its various funding programs in order to protect biodiversity. The Foundation works to protect old-growth forests, expand habitats for endangered species on public and private lands, and link key wildlife corridors…[more]

The Asfari Foundation: Empowering Young Citizens to Create Positive Change
The Asfari Foundation is inviting concept notes for its 2019 grant program to support organisations which operate in its thematic areas…[more]

Submit Applications for FineReads 2018 $15K Grant Program!
FineReads is currently seeking applications from organizations for its 2018 $15K Grant Program. FineReads is incredibly passionate about increasing literacy rates for children 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]

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund: Encouraging Sustainable Solutions around the World
Applicants are invited to apply for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund to work with purpose and passion on behalf of wildlife and habitats worldwide…[more]

Filmmakers Without Borders: Seeking Applications for Filmmaking Grants Program
Filmmakers Without Borders is seeking applications for its Filmmaking Grants which support independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives…[more]

Arab Council for the Social Sciences: Accepting Applications for Small Grants Program (SGP)
The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program (SGP) on the themes of “Youth” and “Urban Spatial Inequalities” that aims to support scholars and professionals in the Arab region…[more]

THET: Seeking Applications for Start-Up Grants Program
THET has announced a call for applications for its Start-Up Grants Program. These grants form part of the third round of the Johnson & Johnson Africa Grants Programme, and offer the chance for UK institutions…[more]

Japan Foundation, Bangkok announces Small Grant Programs to Promote Cultural Collaboration
The Japan Foundation, Bangkok is accepting applications for its Small Grant Program to the projects dedicated to…[more]

IUCN NL Small Grants for the Purchase of Nature to Provide Funds for Local NGOs
The International Union for Conservation of Nature Netherlands (IUCN NL) is currently accepting applications for its Small grants for the Purchase of Nature (SPN) to enable strong local conservation NGOs to secure, connect and efficiently protect habitat of Red List species…[more]

The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund for Small Conservation Grants in Sub-Saharan Africa
The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF) is inviting applicants for its “Small Conservation Grants” to provide financial resources to early career scientists/conservationists and non profit organizations to carry out vital field conservation and research work in Africa….[more]

IWMF’s Reporting Grants For Women’s Stories
Applications are now open for the IWMF’s Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories, sponsored by The Secular Society, is a funding initiative supporting journalism produced by and about women…[more]

Henley & Partners announces Global Citizen Award 2019 – $30,000 Grant
Global residence and citizenship advisory firm Henley & Partners has announced the call for nominations for its annual Global Citizen Award.Entering into its fifth year, this unique international accolade honors remarkable individuals tackling the global challenges affecting humanity today…[more]

Money Trail Working Grants Program
In Money Trail, Journalismfund.eu is offering working grants for mixed teams of African, Asian and European journalists to investigate cross-border illicit financial flows, tax abuse and corruption in Africa, Asia and Europe…[more]

ICNL Call for Proposals for Public Awareness/Advocacy Grants Program
International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL) has announced a call for proposals 2019 Public Awareness/Advocacy Grants program to increase use of the work of the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association…[more]

WPI’s Mindfulness Grant For The Community
World Peace Initiative (WPI) has announced its Mindfulness Grant for the Community intended for young leaders and entrepreneurs with an aim to encourage mindfulness-based social projects at the community level…[more]

  • Avatar A.S Smith says:

    Am interested

  • Avatar Shiva Raj Dangi says:

    Funds regarding One Health??

  • Avatar Salum Muba says:

    Hi, how can I get financial support after joined to be one of the member ? Since we got our registration of NGO we didn’t receive any fund from any Grantier?

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Salum Muba,

      Thank you for your interest in fundsforNGOs Premium membership!

      fundsforNGOs does not arrange funding nor do we guarantee funding success. Our objective is to increase the capacity of NGOs to raise funds by providing skills and knowledge. Our members use these resources to fundraise more efficiently, and many members have reported successfully receiving grants.

      You can find more good opportunities and programmes at https://www.fundsforngos.org/

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar Salum Muba says:

    As a new NGO how can we get fund from your office??

    • Avatar Komal says:

      Hi Salum Muba,

      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 find some great opportunities by visiting https://www2.fundsforngos.org/

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar James Bill Ochamgiu says:

    Thanks.

  • Avatar Kapil vasita says:

    I am interested for various projects such a child development, women empowerment, tribal areas .

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    U.S. Department of State announces Funding to Promote Accountability in Iraq and Syria for Crimes against Humanity

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    AI for Earth Innovation Program inviting Proposal from all over the World

    National Geographic Society announces Participatory Science Grant Program

    National Geographic’s Conservation Technologies Grant Program to Support New Methods of Monitoring Ecosystem Health

    Request for Proposals on Big Cats Conservations Initiative

    USAID/Senegal Seeking Applications for Prevention of Child Early and Forced Marriage Activity

    DHHS/ACF announces Ethnic Community Self Help Program

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