2019 LIFE Call for Proposals for Traditional Projects on Environment and Resource Efficiency

Deadline: 17 June 2019 Applications are open for LIFE Environment and Resource Efficiency with an aim specifically at contributing to the implementation, updating and development of European Union environmental policy and legislation, including the integration of the environment into other policies, thereby contributing to sustainable development. Furthermore, actions financed must have a European added value and be complementary to those actions that can be financed under other European … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals for Traditional Projects on Environmental Governance and Information

Deadline: 19 June 2019 Applications are open for LIFE Environmental Governance and Information with an aim specifically at contributing to the development and implementation of EU environmental policy and legislation. Projects financed must have a European added value and be complementary to actions that can be financed under other EU funds during the period 2014-2020. Objectives The specific objectives of the priority area LIFE Environmental Governance and Information are: to … [Read more...]

EU announces European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) and Civil Society Organizations (CSO) Programs in El Salvador

Deadline: 21 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations to provide funding under two programme lots: LOT 1: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) LOT 2: Civil Society Organizations (CSO) The general objective of this call for proposals is to strengthen civil society so that it can play its role, thus seeking a more participatory, representative and active society in sustainable development in El … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award

Deadline: 28 June 2019 Nominations are open for 2019 Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award that will be given to the individuals who are pursuing the most creative and promising projects with a high potential for enhancing the well being of people at the site. The Award targets young entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial individuals who challenge technological or social needs in the real world. The Takeda Foundation believes that the challenging activities of young individuals trying to address … [Read more...]

NORDBUK Grant Programme to Support Children and Young People’s Projects

Deadline: 3 May 2019 Nordic Culture Point is accepting applications for its Nordic Committee for Children and Young People (NORDBUK) grant programme to support children and young people’s own projects and wants to strengthen their organizing skills, influence and participation in political, cultural and social activities. The programme target group is children and young people up to the age of 30. The Nordic Committee for Children and Young People is the Nordic Council of Ministers’ … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize

Deadline: 31 October 2019 The sixth edition of the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers has opened the call for nominations. The prize is awarded every two years and it recognizes initiatives that contribute to improving educational practices around the world, with priority given to developing countries and to marginalized and disadvantaged communities. The winners are selected by an International … [Read more...]

Spencer Foundation inviting Lyle Spencer Research Awards to Transform Education

Deadline: 22 May 2019 Spencer Foundation is inviting applicants for its Lyle Spencer Research Awards to support to intellectually ambitious research projects oriented to improving the practice of education. Funding Information The Budgets between $525,000 and $1 million and project durations of up to five years. Eligibility Criteria Proposals to the Lyle Spencer Research Awards must be for academic research projects that aim to study education. Proposals for activities other … [Read more...]

UNESCO Creative Cities Network 2019 is now open for Submissions

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The 2019 Call for Applications of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network is now open to foster international cooperation within and across cities of the world that have invested in culture and creativity as a strategic lever for sustainable urban development. The UNESCO Creative Cities bring a concrete contribution to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda through policy-making and grass-root projects promoting the … [Read more...]

The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation accepting Applications for Research Grant in the Areas of Humanities and Social Science

Deadline: 9 May 2019 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation is accepting applications for its research grant that provide funds to excellent research activities in the areas of humanities and social science. Targeted Research Areas of Research Research activities in the areas of humanities and social science which are expected to contribute to achieving the goal of the Foundation, by promoting "international understanding" by solving various issues which exist between … [Read more...]

Expo 2020 Dubai: An International Call For ‘Best Practices for a Better 2030’

Deadline: 30 May 2019 Expo 2020 Dubai’s platform to showcase projects that have provided tangible solutions to the world’s biggest challenges. It will highlight simple but effective initiatives, which localise the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and can be adapted, replicated, and scaled to achieve an enhanced global impact. The international call for projects aims to recognise and enhance the visibility of impactful and integrated development practices at Expo 2020, a global … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund

Deadline: 30 June 2019 Applicants are invited to submit applications for the Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund which is a significant philanthropic endowment established to provide targeted grants to individual species conservation initiatives, recognize leaders in the field of species conservation and elevate the importance of species in the broader conservation debate. The Fund’s reach is truly global, and its species interest is non-discriminatory. It is open to applications … [Read more...]

Apply for UNDP’s ‘16 x 16’ Initiative Program 2019

Deadline: 19 April 2019 Applications are open for UNDP's ‘16 x 16’ initiative Program 2019 which is a new global initiative, supported by the Government of Italy, as part of UNDP’s Youth Global Programme for Sustainable Development and Peace (Youth-GPS), to recognize and support 16 youth-led organisations, movements or networks that promote Sustainable Development Goal 16 (SDG16). It is also a contribution to the implementation of the United Nations Youth Strategy, Youth 2030. Aims … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: 2020 Millennium Technology Prize

Deadline: 31 July 2019 The Technology Academy Finland (TAF) is currently seeking nominations for its Millennium Technology Prize 2019. The Prize is Finland’s tribute to innovations for a better life. The Millennium Technology Prize highlights the extensive impact of science and innovations on the well-being of society. The Prize is one million euros, and it is awarded every two years by Technology Academy Finland (TAF). The Millennium Technology Prize, first awarded in 2004, was … [Read more...]

2019 LIFE Call for Proposals for Traditional Projects on Nature and Biodiversity

Deadline: 19 June 2019 Applications are open for LIFE Nature & Biodiversity with an aim specifically at contributing to the development and implementation of EU policy and legislation in the area of nature and biodiversity. Projects financed must have a European added value and be complementary to those actions that can be financed under other EU funds during the period 2014-2020. Priorities The priority area LIFE Nature & Biodiversity focuses on: contributing to the … [Read more...]

Apply for ICERI2019 (12th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation)

Deadline: 11 July 2019 Applicants are invited to participate in ICERI2019 (12th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation) that will be held on the 11th, 12th and 13th of November 2019 in Seville (Spain). This conference will be the best opportunity to present and share experiences in the fields of Education, Research and Innovation in a multicultural and enriching atmosphere. Every year, ICERI brings together over 700 delegates from 80 different … [Read more...]

EU-Albania seeking Proposals for European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Program

Deadline: 17 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for a program entitled “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)” to promote the respect for human rights in Albania and to strengthen the role of civil society organisations in the consolidation of democracy and rule of law. The specific objective of this call for proposal is to support organizations active in the field of human rights, targeting principally, but … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Mobility First! – ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative 2019

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Apply for the Mobility First! – ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative which is the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF)’s travel grant for artists and cultural professionals. Mobility First! supports a wide variety of activity types (workshop/training, conference/forum, festival/biennale, residencies, partnership meetings, research trips, short-term exploration/networking) with particular focus on these areas: Skills transfer / knowledge exchange Innovation in arts … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Green Alley Award 2019

Deadline: 25 June 2019 Nominations are open for Green Alley Award 2019 for startups and entrepreneurs in the circular economy. The Awards mission is to turn the linear into a circular economy and transform the waste and recycling industry as they  know it today. A committee of experts will then analyse their pitch deck and the six finalists will be announced in September. Prizes An all-day event in Berlin provides great networking and learning opportunities, and the big pitch … [Read more...]

Spencer Foundation’s Large Research Grants on Education Program

Deadline: 20 June 2019 The Spencer Foundation is seeking applications for its Large Research Grants on Education Program to support education research projects that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. Funding Information The budgets ranging from $125,000 up through $500,000 and for projects durations of one to five years. Eligibility Criteria Principal Investigators (PIs) and Co-PIs applying for a Large Research Grant on Education must have an … [Read more...]

Antipode Foundation Seeking Applications for International Workshop Awards

Deadline: 31 May 2019 The Antipode Foundation is seeking applications for its International Workshop Awards to support radical geographers holding events (including conferences, workshops, seminar series, summer schools and action research meetings) that further radical analyses of geographical issues and engender the development of a new and better society. The Antipode Foundation will explicitly privilege applicants and initiatives from historically under-represented groups, regions, … [Read more...]

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