Deadline: 31 October 2016 Are you an NGO from the Western Balkans or Turkey? Are you running a successful project to help Roma children, youth and/or young adults? Do you want to win a study trip to Brussels and 10,000 or 5,000 euro on top of that? If yes, participate in the Second Roma Integration Award for the Western Balkans and Turkey! The European Commission is seeking NGOs for its Second Roma Integration Award to provide policy support and technical assistance to Roma integration in the … [Read more...] about European Commission: Inviting NGOs for Second Roma Integration Award
Deadline: 31 August 2016 National Innovation Foundation-India is currently inviting applicants for its Dr APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2016 with an aim to promote creativity and originality in children. Dr APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE competition is an annual national competition to harness the creative and innovative spirit of children (up to class 12 in school or those up to the age of 17 years out of school). Students are invited to send their original creative technological ideas and … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Dr APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2016
Deadline: 31 August 2016 UNESCO New Delhi Cluster Office, launches a social media campaign #Science4Sustainability with a Photo Contest on the theme Science for Sustainable Future. The contest is open to nationals of all six UNESCO New Delhi Cluster countries, namely, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka. Launched in September 2015, The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a plan of action for the planet and a transformative vision for a better world. It aims to end … [Read more...] about Apply for UNESCO’s Photo Contest: Science for Sustainable Future!
Deadline: 31 August 2016 Are you an organization or individual, who believes that world peace is possible? Have you organized any event to promote the idea of Peace In Peace Out? Do you believe peace coaching is the most rewarding opportunity to share your light with others? If yes, than nominate for World Peace Initiative Foundation Awards 2016. World Peace Initiative Foundation Awards are an opportunity to acknowledge, celebrate and recognise outstanding peacebuilders across the world for … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2016 World Peace Initiative Foundation Awards!
Deadline: 31 August 2016 The Law and Justice Foundation has launched a Grants Program with an aim to improve access to justice, particularly for socially and economically disadvantaged people, by supporting selected projects to improve access and decrease barriers to justice, or through research, to identify need or ways to improve access to justice. The current focus of the Grants Program is on projects from which lessons will be learned that contribute to identifying effective reforms, … [Read more...] about The Law and Justice Foundation Grants Program: Improving Access to Justice for Disadvantaged People
Deadline: 28 August 2016 Applications are open for the 2016 Global Citizen Youth Advocates Symposium in order to provide exceptional young advocates with direct exposure to the work of Global Citizen and skilled development practitioners, but also equip them with innovative tools and knowledge for effective methods of campaigning. The Global Citizen will host the first-ever Youth Advocates Symposium on September 22, 2016. Goals Food & Hunger Health Education Girls & … [Read more...] about Apply for the 2016 Global Citizen Youth Advocates Symposium!
Deadline: 26 August 2016 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking nominations for its "Stop Slavery Award" which is a high-profile award as part of a drive aimed at engaging the world’s biggest companies in the fight against forced labour. The goal will be to recognize those corporations who can be considered “best in class,” based on the policies and the processes they have in place to limit the risk of slavery in their supply chain, as well as on the role they are taking as key agents … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Thomson Reuters Foundation’s Stop Slavery Award!
Deadline: 31 August 2016 The Christensen Fund is seeking applications from organisations in order to provide financial support for indigenous-led and community based organizations. The Christensen Fund is a private foundation founded in 1957 and based in San Francisco, California. The fund focus on the bicultural – the rich but neglected adaptive interweave of people and place, culture and ecology. Its mission is to buttress the efforts of people and institutions who believe in a bio-diverse … [Read more...] about The Christensen Fund: Providing Financial Support for Indigenous-led and Community-based Organizations
Deadline: 30 August 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for 2016 Anzisha Media Prize in order to honour young media professionals devoted to telling the stories of Africa’s youth entrepreneurs. The Prize will award media articles, broadcasts or blogs that are prominent for their attention to youth entrepreneurship and quality of content. Benefits The winners will receive an all-expenses paid trip to an African city of their choice, where they will cover a story on the successes of … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 2016 Anzisha Media Prize: Inviting Young African Entrepreneurs
Deadline: 31 August 2016 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Malaysia is seeking applicants from civil society organizations for its Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) with an aim to provide strategic support to territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities (ICCAs) in Malaysia. Objectives To support outreach and awareness raising activities among Malaysian NGOs, CBOs , IPOs and civil society organizations on … [Read more...] about GEF Small Grants Programme: Supporting Areas Conserved by Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities in Malaysia
Deadline: 29 August 2016 TACSO Albania Office invites applications from the civil society organizations applying for EU funded projects, for its 2 training sessions on “Civil Society Organization Countering Violent Extremism”. The purpose of these activities is to familiarize potential applicants with the requirements of the Guidelines for Applicants, as well as to provide them with the state-of the art training on how to successfully apply for this call in partnership with other … [Read more...] about TACSO Albania: Inviting CSOs to participate in the Training on Civil Society Countering Violent Extremism
Deadline: 25 August 2016 The Joint Gender Fund (JGF) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for “Strengthening Community Level Gender-Based Violence Interventions” with an aim to enhance leadership and provide funding for innovative programmes that address the drivers of violence against women and girls in South Africa in ways that respond to and transform the underlying causes. The JGF supports integrated, comprehensive and transformative programming interventions that … [Read more...] about Joint Gender Fund Call for Proposals: Strengthening Community Level Gender-Based Violence Interventions
Deadline: 31 August 2016 Do you want to be a successful entrepreneur with an impacting business? Do you have a team of co-founders with a balanced skill set and who are ambitious, talented, committed and willing to learn? Do you have a burning desire to make your business the next big thing and scale internationally? Do you want to make your business an impactful multimillion dollar success story? If yes then apply for GrowthAfrica Accelerator Programme. The GrowthAfrica accelerator programme … [Read more...] about Apply for 2016 GrowthAfrica Accelerator Programme in Kenya & Ethiopia!
Deadline: 31 August 2016 Are you a young media-maker, designer/developer/programmer or human rights activist? Are you concerned about the refugee crisis in Europe and feel passionate for data-driven journalism? Do you want to make a difference to media presentation of migrants and refugees issues in your country? Do you want to learn how to present balanced reports on these sensitive issues using innovative storytelling forms? IF yes, then apply for the training course. The European Youth … [Read more...] about Apply for EYP Training Course on Data-Driven Journalism against Prejudices about Migration!
Deadline: 19 August 2016 The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is seeking proposals from international organisations for a program entitled “Strengthening the Capacity of Women’s Organizations on Community Mobilization and Women’s Empowerment”. UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the … [Read more...] about UN Women: Strengthening Capacity of Women’s Organizations on Community Mobilization and Women’s Empowerment
Deadline: 31 August 2016 United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is seeking applicants its Young Peacebuilders in West Africa Programme with an aim to support the growth of networks of young peacebuilders who are equipped with the tools to address stereotypes, prejudice and polarization in order to build more inclusive and peaceful societies in their communities and globally. Participants will interact online through a series of facilitated modules and in-person during a one-week … [Read more...] about UNAOC Call for Applications: Young Peacebuilders in West Africa
To be opened on 19 August 2016 The Skills & Opportunities Fund invites applications from the charities, social enterprises, community groups, state-funded schools and colleges, to contribute to the community across UK and Ireland. The focus for this funding is to support organisations that help people in disadvantaged communities develop, create or access the skills and opportunities they need to help themselves; skills that will enable them to get into work or start a business, now or in … [Read more...] about Skills & Opportunities Fund: Supporting Disadvantaged Community across UK
Deadline: 17 August 2016 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sierra Leone is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Implementation of a local Area based development initiative using entry points of strengthening access to primary Health Care, Community Governance and Livelihoods Support”. The project aims to strengthen rural resilience to disasters such as Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) by promoting an integrated approach to improved health outcomes and community development for … [Read more...] about UNDP/Sierra Leone: Strengthening Access to Health Care, Community Governance and Livelihoods Support
Deadline: 31 August 2016 Amnesty International Australia invites applications for its Indigenous rights and the Human Rights Innovation Fund, providing support to Indigenous organisations working to end youth incarceration. Amnesty’s Indigenous Youth Justice campaign, Community is Everything, aims to end the over-representation of Indigenous young people in detention within a generation. Objectives The objectives of this program are to support Indigenous organisations working to: end … [Read more...] about Apply for Amnesty International’s Indigenous rights and the Human Rights Innovation Fund
Deadline: 31 August 2016 The Council of Europe is currently inviting applicants for its Photo and illustrations competition on the theme of the 3rd Human Rights Education Forum “Learning Equality, Living Dignity”. Topics transmit the values of respect, non-discrimination and equality through education include everyone in educational processes From education to action for human rights Education as a place to practice democracy Education as a process of linking with … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 3rd Human Rights Education Forum Photo and Illustrations Competition 2016