PAS Youth Empowerment Grants Program 2016

Deadline: 17 August 2016 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Colombo is pleased to announce the Youth Empowerment Grants Program 2016 to fund projects for Sri Lankan youth. The objective of the grant program is to support innovative, small-scale, cutting-edge projects developed and implemented by and/or for young people between the ages of 15-25 in the areas of educational development, environmental issues, community development, civil society building, human rights, youth … [Read more...]

Islamic Relief: Social and Community Development Projects in South Africa

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Islamic Relief is currently inviting applications from non-profit and other qualifying organizations for its Social and Community Development Projects in South Africa with an aim to integrated sustainable development, educational development, disaster risk reduction and resilience, orphan and vulnerable children support, health and nutrition. Projects Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC): Child and orphan welfare and protection, youth-care centers and … [Read more...]

Bureau of INL Enforcement Affairs: Drug Prevention and Awareness Programming in Burma

Deadline: 1 August 2016 The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Drug Prevention and Awareness Programming in Burma" with an aim to build stronger and more resilient communities that are aware of and can counter the dangers of drug use. INL seeks to work with the Government of Burma, the multilateral community, and the NGO community to reduce drug use in Burma. To address this goal, INL … [Read more...]

VGIF Small Grants Program: Seeking Letter of Intent from Grassroot Women-led Projects in Developing Countries

Deadline: 22 July 2016 Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF) is seeking letter of intent to provide small grants to the projects that are led by women and that help empower women and girls, in grassroots communities. VGIF was founded in 1969 and has funded over 515 projects in 93 countries, focusing on issues ranging from education and health to economic empowerment and human rights. It is an international women’s fund based in the United States and governed by an international Board … [Read more...]

KILROY Foundation Grant of up to €1500: Improving Education Opportunities

Deadline: 1 July 2016 The KILROY Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Spring Grants in order to improve education opportunities throughout the world. The KILROY Foundation is set up and solely funded by the owners of KILROY International, a company focused on helping students and other young people to explore life through travel and education abroad. KILROY Foundation awards grants to young individuals pursuing: Studies abroad Internship abroad Volunteer work … [Read more...]

Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund for Human Rights

The Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF) was founded in 1969 and has funded over 515 projects in 93 countries, focusing on issues ranging from education and health to economic empowerment and human rights. VGIF provides small grants up to $7,500 USD to grassroots projects that are led by women and that help empower women and girls, in developing countries around the world. VGIF supports organizations that are governed and directed by women; organizations in developing countries, … [Read more...]

Public Affairs Section: Strengthening Capacity of Regional NGOs/CSOs in Afghanistan

Deadline: 25 July 2016 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Strengthening Capacity of Regional Non-Governmental and Civil Society Organizations in Afghanistan” with an aim to develop and carry out a program that will promote development of civil society through capacity building of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) based in regions outside of … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy Funding for NGOs

The Australian Embassies have several funding opportunities for NGOs worldwide. In fact, the Australian Embassies are in charge of the coordination and allocation of fund given by the Australian Foreign Ministry and the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAid). As such, your local Australian Embassy will assess the applications for all these funding schemes. The Australian Foreign Ministry sponsors initiatives promoting Australia’s international political, economic, trade, and … [Read more...]

VGIF Small Grants to Grassroot Women-led Projects in Developing Countries

Grant applications will open in June 2016 Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF) provides small grants up to $7,500 USD to grassroots projects that are led by women and that help empower women and girls, in developing countries around the world. Over the years, VGIF has funded over 475 projects in 89 countries addressing specific challenges faced by women and girls. VGIF small grants are for one year. A limited number of grants are available for multi-year projects. VGIF may invite … [Read more...]

Japan Water Forum Funds of US$ 1,000: Grass root Organizations to Formulate Innovative Solutions for Water and Sanitation

Grant application for JWF funds 2016 to be open shortly The Japan Water Forum (JWF) accepts applications every year for JWF Fund to meet the upcoming Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and to find solutions to help advance a sustainable global society. The Funds seeks to resolve and reduce water-related problems in least developed & developing countries. Themes Grass root Organizations in least developed and developing countries can apply for these funds under two themes … [Read more...]

The Youth Solidarity Fund for Outstanding Youth-led Initiatives

The Youth Solidarity Fund (YSF) provides seed funding to outstanding youth-led initiatives that promote long-term constructive relationships between people from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds. The Fund links small scale and local work to larger movements for social and global change. The YSF supports the development of young peoples organizations and other means for their work to have an even broader and deeper impact and to be expanded. It was established to answer the calls for … [Read more...]

Associated Country Women of the World: Seeking Applications to Support Small-Scale Projects

Deadline: 30 June 2016 The Associated Country Women of the World (ACWW) is seeking applications for funding small-scale development projects which directly involve and benefit women. ACWW supports projects which are run mainly by women and benefit directly women and / or children. The Associated Country Women of the World (ACWW) works in partnership with its members, offering mutual support, friendship and practical help to women and communities around the world. ACWW has over 460 member … [Read more...]

FIRE Africa Grants – Technical Innovation, Community Development, Education…

Deadline: 31 May 2016 The Fund for Internet Research and Development – FIRE Africa – is one of Africa’s leading Grants and Awards programmes designed to encourage, support and develop innovative online solutions to Africa’s education, information, infrastructure and communication needs. The 2016 Grant Application round is open until 31 May and, with over US$240,000 worth of funding to distribute, all Africa-based projects, organisations or start-ups whose work falls into the following … [Read more...]

Employment and Training Administration: Inviting Applicants for YouthBuild Program

Deadline: 6 July 2016 The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is seeking applications from eligible entities for a program entitled "YouthBuild" which is a community-based alternative education program for youth between the ages of 16 and 24 who are high school dropouts, adjudicated youth, youth aging out of foster care, youth with disabilities, homeless youth, and other disconnected youth populations. The YouthBuild model balances project-based … [Read more...]

The World Bank: Working to End Poverty and Share Prosperity!

The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. It is not just a bank but unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development throughout. World Bank through its various grant programs and funds is supporting civil society organizations and other non-governmental organizations in order to make a better world. The World Bank Group has set two goals for the world to achieve by 2030: End extreme poverty by … [Read more...]

Applications Open for RSSAF Grant: Supporting Economic, Political and Social Development in sub-Saharan Africa

Deadline: 21 May 2016 Applications are open for the Rhodes Scholars Southern Africa Forum (RSSAF) Grant, whose aim is to promote and support programs of economic, political and social development in sub-Saharan Africa. Past and Current Rhodes Scholars reviews grant applications from a wide array of health, education, and environmental projects in southern Africa. Mission To increase awareness of social, political and economic issues in Southern Africa To raise and distribute funds … [Read more...]

Nippon Foundation’s Overseas Grants for NGOs/NPOs Working to Improve the Basic Human Needs

Deadline: Ongoing The Nippon Foundation accepts grant application throughout the year from Japan as well as overseas non-profit organizations based outside Japan. Applications for overseas cooperative assistance are open throughout the year. There is no upper limit to the amount of grant funding. Funding is determined on a project-by-project basis. The Foundation generally accepts multiple-year project proposals spanning a period of less than five years, but they must undergo screening every … [Read more...]

Fluor Foundation Grants to Promote Education, Environment, Community Development Around the World

Applications are considered on an ongoing basis Fluor Foundation's mission is to promote education, environment, social science and community development in both developed and underdeveloped countries. Fluor considers requests for operating, program, capital, or endowment support. Priority is given to organizations that feature employee volunteer participation. Areas of Focus Education: in disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). It supports higher education … [Read more...]

The Hilden Charitable Fund: Grants for Community Development, Education and Health

The Hilden Charitable Fund awards grants to projects both in theUK and in developing countries with an aim to address disadvantages, notably by supporting causes which are less likely to raise funds from public subscriptions. Hilden’s grant making priorities overseas are for projects in developing countries working on community development, education, and health. Trustees will particularly welcome projects that address the needs and potential of girls and women. The average grants are … [Read more...]

USDA/RUS Community Connect Grant Program: Providing Financial Assistance to Help Rural Communities

Deadline: 17 June 2016 The Rural Utilities Service (RUS), an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is seeking applications for its Community Connect Grant Program with an aim to provide financial assistance in the form of grants to eligible applicants that will provide broadband service to currently unserved, lower-income, and extremely rural areas. The Community Connect program helps rural communities extend access where broadband service is least likely to be … [Read more...]

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