Google.org Impact Challenge on Safety is now Open for Applications

Deadline: 28 June 2019 Applications are now open for the Google.org Impact Challenge on Safety which is a €10m fund to support organisations across Europe that are working on challenges related to hate, extremism, and child safety, both online and offline. By funding new and existing community projects across Europe, they hope to support initiatives to counter hate and extremism, and help young people to become confident digital citizens. Funding Information Each selected grantee … [Read more...]

Applications Open for “Kosovo Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence” Programme

Deadline: 31 May 2019 Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) Kosovo in cooperation with Association of Journalists of Kosovo (AJK), as part of the project funded by the EU, has opened the call for applications for the second phase of the “Kosovo Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence” program for the year 2019. BIRN Kosovo and AJK are currently inviting all interested journalists to apply to the 6 months fellowship, provided by the European Union in Kosovo. Benefits 10 … [Read more...]

Applications Open for GIST Business Incubation Program for Young Entrepreneurs

Deadline: 31 July 2019 The U.S. Department of State’s Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) Initiative has announced a Business Incubation Program for entrepreneurs in emerging economies. GIST Business Incubation will support international science and technology innovators who are looking to expand their startups into the United States market. It will also provide the U.S. startup ecosystem the opportunity to forge new connections with entrepreneurs who are abroad. The … [Read more...]

2019 Stockholm International Water Institute Journalist Grant Program

Deadline: 23 May 2019 Are you passionate about water and development? Have you covered these topics in your work but want a chance to learn more and interview major actors in the water community? Have you looked for an opportunity to report on a global water meeting, where world leaders, policy makers, and academics meet representatives from the private sector and civil society to discuss some of the world’s most urgent issues? If yes, then apply for the Stockholm International Water … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Large Grants Scheme 2019

Deadline: 14 June 2019 The GCRF programme Changing the Story: Building inclusive civil societies with, and for, young people in post-conflict countries is delighted has launched its Large Grants funding scheme for researchers at all levels, supporting research that considers how civil society organisations (CSO) can best support children and young people in post-conflict settings. A key aim of Changing the Story is to deliver the first large-scale comparative study of CSO practice across a … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for International Intermediate Fellowships

Deadline: 21 November 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking Applications for its International Intermediate Fellowships that offers nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to lead their own research programmes. The aim of this scheme is to enable applicants to establish thereselves as an independent researcher leading a unique and innovative programme of research within the Science remit. Benefits An International Intermediate Fellowship is for five years, unless … [Read more...]

Open Call for the Award of the Small Grants under the WeB4YES Project

Deadline: 5 June 2019 This Open Call for the Award of the Small Grants is announced under the WeB4YES project (Western Balkan Civil Society Organizations for Youth Employment Support) which has been supported under the framework of the Civil Society Facility and Media Programme 2016 – 2017 – Consolidating Regional Thematic Networks of Civil Society Organizations by the European Commission. The objective of this call is to improve the effectiveness of the civil society organizations in … [Read more...]

Yesod seeking Proposals for Professional Development Fund

Deadline: 31 May 2019 Yesod is seeking proposals for its Professional Development Fund to support Jewish community professionals and educators in Europe to develop their professional skills and Jewish fluency. Yesod is a collaborative framework focused on strengthening the future of Jewish life in Europe by investing in key individual Jewish communal professionals and educators. Founding members are the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), the Charles and Lynn Schusterman … [Read more...]

Apply for Digital Communication Network Fall 2019

Deadline: 1 June 2019 Applicants can apply for the Digital Communication Network program which is funded by the U.S. Department of State and implemented by World Learning, the Digital Communications Network exchange program created and supports a collaborative network of communication professionals from across Europe and Central Asia, working together to strengthen communication skills through the development and dissemination of digital content. The Digital Communications Network exchange … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Collaborative Awards in Science 2019

Deadline: 20 August 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Collaborative Awards in Science 2019 to promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery. The Wellcome Trust Fund's team of researchers, consisting of independent research groups, to work together on the most important scientific problems that can only be solved through collaborative efforts. Benefits The support includes: Research expenses directly related to their proposal … [Read more...]

European Union Call for Proposals to Support Media Freedom and Professional Journalism in Kosovo

Deadline: 24 June 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a program entitled "Support Media Freedom and Professional Journalism in Kosovo". The specific objective of this call for proposal of this call for proposals is to strengthen the Kosovo media sector through a more efficient regulatory and policy environment and more professional journalism. The priority of this call for proposals is to increase the quality of media content and … [Read more...]

EU announces Cross-border Programme Albania – Kosovo

Deadline: 14 August 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a program entitled “EU announces Cross-border Programme Albania – Kosovo" to strengthen good neighbourly relations and foster environmentally friendly and social inclusive economic development of the bordering regions, through the promotion of their touristic potential and respect of its common cultural and natural heritage. Funding Information Lot 1 Development of green … [Read more...]

Centre for Civic Education: Supporting Projects of Civil Society Organisations in North Macedonia and Kosovo

Deadline: 30 May 2019 Centre for Civic Education (CCE/CGO), on behalf of project partners, within the project Regional CSO Activism for Regional Reconciliation in the Former Yugoslavia – in Support of RECOM has announced a second call for proposals to support projects of civil society organisations in North Macedonia and Kosovo. Objectives The overall objective of this Call is to strengthen prospects for regional reconciliation in the Western Balkans by establishing the facts on war … [Read more...]

Submit Your Applications for the YouthLead Photo Contest 2019

Deadline: 31 May 2019 Applicants are invited to submit their applications for its YouthLead Photo Contest 2019 to provide applicants, as a young changemaker, a global platform to show the impact of their changemaking activities. This Photo Contest are looking for creative and high-quality photos that tell a powerful story of how applicants are achieving impact in their community, however they define that community applicants neighborhood, their district, their school or university, their … [Read more...]

5% Initiative Funding Call on the Prevention and Treatment of three Pandemics (HIV, TB and Malaria) for People in Vulnerable Situations

Deadline: 1 July 2019 The 5% Initiative has launched a Call for Proposals entitled "Mothers, children and adolescents: developing strategies to improve integration of HIV, TB and malaria prevention, screening and management into health systems". The purpose of this call for proposals is to ensure universal access to the prevention and treatment of the three pandemics (HIV, TB and malaria) for people in vulnerable situations, or those at risk of infection or disease, is an essential element … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for Investigator Awards in Science

Deadline: 25 July 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Investigator Awards in Science that enables independent researchers with a compelling research vision to tackle the most important questions in science. Funding Information and Duration Investigator Awards Provide Flexible funding up to around £3 million. Flexible duration, up to 7 years. Benefits Research expenses Staff Materials and consumables Animals Equipment Access charges … [Read more...]

TMU Grant Program to Support Direct Exchange in Arts and Environment

Deadline: 1 November 2019 The Trust for Mutual Understanding (TMU) is accepting applications for its grant program with an aim to support direct exchange in the arts and the environment. Priority consideration is given to projects that involve direct, in-depth professional interaction, with the potential for sustained collaboration; that show evidence of professional accomplishment and innovation; and/or that respond to social contexts and engage local communities. Priority Areas TMU … [Read more...]

Health Systems Research Initiative Call 6: Providing Evidence to Strengthen Health Systems in LMICs

Deadline: 30 May 2019 The Department of International Development (DFID), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Medical Research Council (MRC) and Wellcome Trust have jointly announced a call for proposals for Health Systems Research Initiative. Launched in 2013, this programme will generate world-class and cutting-edge research that addresses key questions on strengthening and improving health systems in developing countries. Innovative proposals are sought from across … [Read more...]

European Commission Seeking Applications for Youth4Regions Programme for Aspiring Journalists

Deadline: 15 July 2019 Are you studying journalism or are you a young journalist? Are you between 18-30 and a citizen of an EU Member State or an EU neighbouring country? Would you like to gain first hand work experience as a journalist in the capital of Europe? If yes, then apply for the Youth4Regions Programme. Youth4Regions is the European Commission programme helping journalism students and young journalists to discover what the EU is doing in their region. Benefits Trainings … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Raif Badawi Award 2019

Deadline: 11 June 2019 The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom is  seeking nominations for Raif Badawi Award 2019 to recognize journalists or organizations from countries that are predominantly Muslim, and focuses on human rights violations. The Foundation  is continuing its worldwide commitment to independent journalism, and once again this year  nominations are open for the Raif Badawi Award for Courageous Journalists at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Together with the Börsenverein des … [Read more...]

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