European Commission: Inviting Applications for Civil Society Empowerment Programme

Deadline: 12 February 2019 European Commission is inviting applications for "Civil Society Empowerment Programme" to address the sharp rise in extremists and terrorists use of the internet. The Objective is to support the production of alternative/counter-narratives, in particular online, their dissemination and monitoring by civil society organisations, and the evaluation of their impact. Priorities Area The goal of this Call for Proposals is to support projects of Civil Society … [Read more...]

The Better Tomorrow Movement: Seeking Applications for Global Ambassadors Program 2018

Deadline: 21 October 2018 The Better Tomorrow Movement is seeking applications for its Global Ambassadors Program 2018 with an aim to develop demonstrable online advocacy and digital communication skills which they believe are mandatory skills for success today. The Better Tomorrow Movement is work internationally to develop youth capacity, nurture creativity, and promote civic engagement through their interactive learning programs. The Better Tomorrow Movement cohorts are country … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Start Up Energy Transition Award!

Deadline: 31 January 2019 The international ‘Start Up Energy Transition’ (SET) initiative is inviting young and innovative companies around the world. The Start Up Energy Transition Award is an international competition for start-ups and young companies worldwide who are working on ideas affecting global energy transition and climate change. In just two years, the award has received roughly 1000 applications from 88 countries. There are five different categories applicants can present their … [Read more...]

E-Innovation Awards: Inviting Most Deserving People from around the World

Deadline: 31 December 2018 MUGU International Foundation (MIF) is inviting the most deserving people in the society across the globe for its E-Innovation Awards 2018. "e-Innovation Award-2018" aims to fill the gap by actively reaching out to all corners of India & world and identify, recognize and felicitate those, who are going much beyond their normal curriculum & duties in an innovative and inspiring way with their full creative potential & has brought a change in the system by … [Read more...]

Submit Entries for USAID Food for Peace Photo Contest 2018!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are open for "USAID Food for Peace Photo Contest 2018". Help USAID tell the story of Food for Peace and its accomplishments in reducing hunger, poverty and malnutrition—with photos. Examples Examples of Photos they are Looking For: Action shots, i.e. a farmer working in a field or person preparing a meal or people using vouchers/cash at markets Before & after shots, i.e. child before and after nutrition treatment Beneficiary portraits … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for The Good Lobby Awards 2018!

Deadline: 1 November 2018 Nominations are open for Good Lobby Awards 2018 which is an annual celebration of projects, initiatives and campaigns led by citizens committed to lobby for change. The award brings together individuals from different walks of life and organizations that have been successfully championing for social change. It represents an exciting opportunity to celebrate achievements and bring visibility to the commitment of many stakeholders in supporting social change and … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism!

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism, an initiative of the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York, is offering Business Journalism Fellowships to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the global economy and business. The McGraw Fellowship provides editorial and financial support to journalists who need the time and resources to produce a significant story or series that provides … [Read more...]

Apply for Wellcome Trust’s Innovator Awards: Digital Technologies!

Deadline: 3 December 2018 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Innovator Awards: Digital Technologies to support researchers who are transforming great ideas into digital healthcare innovations that could have a significant impact on human health. Benefits staff materials and consumables animals access charges research management and support costs travel and subsistence overseas allowances contract research organisations inflation allowance … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Innovation for Inclusive Growth and Job Creation

Deadline: 18 December 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Innovation for Inclusive Growth and Job Creation" to promote systemic change in the enterprise ecosystem supporting the inclusive economic development potential of Egypt and its private sector. Through addressing market failures and promoting innovative and sustainable private sector development, it aims to increase the opportunity for employment and income generation and enhance the capacity of … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Applications are now open for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership presented by Cisco to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, as a way to demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving their common goals. Cisco and Global Citizen are united in their belief that young people around the world are leading the way to create and implement solutions to achieve the Global Goals, and to accelerate global problem … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for 2018 DRL Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement!

Deadline: 8 February 2019 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy Human Rights and Labor is seeking applications for its “DRL Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement” to protect the open, interoperable, secure, and reliable Internet by promoting fundamental freedoms, human rights, and the free flow of information online through integrated support to civil society for technology, digital safety, policy and advocacy, and applied research programs. Funding Information Estimated … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Young Filmmakers Competition!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are open for Young Filmmakers Competition that is part of the #EUandME campaign, which aims to show how EU legislation and initiatives can enable applicants to pursue their passions. Categories Entries can be submitted in one of five categories: Mobility Sustainability Skills & business Digital Rights Winning Entries Each of the 5 winners will be awarded with a grant of €7,500 to realise their films. Acceptance of the … [Read more...]

Nordic Culture Fund: Supporting Art and Culture Projects

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The Nordic Culture Fund is seeking applications for its grant program to support projects that contribute to an innovative and dynamic artistic and cultural scene in the Nordic Region, one that is diverse, accessible and of high quality. The Nordic Culture Fund supports art and culture projects involving different Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, the Faroe Island, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the Aaland Island). To qualify for funding, projects must … [Read more...]

IDB: Seeking Applications for Blue Tech Challenge

Deadline: 30 November 2018 The IDB has launched Blue Tech Challenge with up to US$2M in funding for Blue Economy proposals. The IDB through its Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), Natural Capital Lab, Sustainable Islands Platform, and in alliance with the Compete Caribbean Partnership Facility, which is also supported by DFID, CDB and the Government of Canada, will identify firms and organizations looking to pilot and scale up business models that use cutting edge technologies to contribute to … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Design and Management of Networking and Capacity Building Activities for European Heritage Label Sites

Deadline: 3 January 2019 This call for proposals has been launched under "Design and Management of Networking and Capacity Building Activities for European Heritage Label Sites". The purpose of this call is to select a coordinator (a single legal entity or consortium of organisations) to launch activities of networking, capacity building and exchange of best practices among the EHL sites, and communication and promotions activities for the action, thereby contributing to the following … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 3rd SQUEEZE IT Contest!

Deadline: 12 November 2018 L’Officina and Studio Tommaseo, together with the Trieste Contemporanea Committee, have announced the third edition of the SQUEEZE IT Contest. The initiative is organized with the founding of the Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia. The contest is international and addressed to the European area. It is specifically directed at the new generations of artists in order to encourage future professionals to create original projects, which are characterized by the … [Read more...]

EU: Seeking Proposals for Land Development and Sustainable Agriculture Practices in Palestine

Deadline: 3 January 2019 The European Union (EU) is accepting proposals for a programme entitled "Land Development and Sustainable Agriculture Practices in Palestine" to promote social and economic development in Area C through improving resilience and tenure security of Palestinian communities and enhancing public and private sectors' capacities, contributing to a more inclusive, sustainable, private sector-led economic development in the path towards a green economy. The specific objective … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Expo Live’s Flagship Innovation Impact Grant Programme!

Deadline: 2 December 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the fourth cycle of the Expo Live’s flagship Innovation Impact Grant Programme that will award injection funds up to USD 100,000 to support the growth of social enterprises, startups and grassroots projects from around the world whose solutions generate social value and are in line with Expo 2020 Dubai’s subthemes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability. The programme backs enterprises that offer creative solutions to pressing … [Read more...]

International AIDS Society: Seeking Applications for 2018/2019 CIPHER Research Grant Programme

Deadline: 26 October 2018 Are you a young investigator in paediatric HIV? Do you want to address crucial operational science gaps? If yes, then apply for the CIPHER Research Grant Programme! The International AIDS Society (IAS) is seeking applications for its 2018/2019 Collaborative Initiative for Paediatric HIV Education and Research (CIPHER) Research Grant Programme to fund research projects with the potential to address critical research questions that remain unanswered in the global … [Read more...]

IUCN’s SOS Call for Proposals: Threatened Species Grants

Deadline: 11 November 2018 IUCN’s SOS – Save Our Species is accepting proposals for "Threatened Species Grants" to enable and support CSOs engaged in the conservation of selected threatened species to carry out sustainable survival measures at local level to protect the species, their habitat and to improve the livelihoods of the people who depend on them. This call is issuing for Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to submit proposals targeting the conservation of any of the ten species … [Read more...]