Nordic Culture Point: Accepting Applications for Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme

Deadline: 4 February 2019 The Nordic Culture Point is seeking applications for its Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme for culture to strengthen artistic and cultural cooperation in the Nordic region and Baltic states. The programme focuses on increasing the exchange of knowledge, contacts, presence and interest in Nordic and Baltic art and culture. The mobility funding provides applicants, who may be individuals or small groups, access to contacts, skills and knowledge from different parts … [Read more...]

European Commission: Support to Combating Discriminations by Improving Inclusiveness in Compulsory Education – EU Supported Scholarship Programme

Deadline: 18 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Support to Combating Discriminations by Improving Inclusiveness in Compulsory Education – EU Supported Scholarship Programme". The global objective of this call for proposals is to advance full and equal access of children from disadvantaged and vulnerable groups into quality education and training. Type of Lots LOT 1 - The specific objective is to … [Read more...]

SAFOD Organizing A Free Webinar on Assistive Technology in Southern Africa

Deadline: 18 February 2019 The Southern Africa Federation of the Disabled (SAFOD); the African Network for Evidence–to–Action in Disability (AfriNEAD), and the University of Washington is currently inviting applicants to participate in a 2-hour webinar includes a Q & A session focusing on the Assistive Technology (AT) situation in Southern Africa; the AT-Info-Map project; and the forthcoming regional AT Expo. AT includes a wide range of technology products that are used to support … [Read more...]

2019 EVAWI Call for Proposals for International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Violence Across the Lifespan

Deadline: 1 May 2019 End Violence Against Women International (EVAWI) is accepting proposals for its International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Violence Across the Lifespan to promote innovative techniques, unique approaches, and promising practices in responding to gender-based violence. Objectives Improve responses to victims of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, stalking, human trafficking, elder abuse, and other gender-based crimes Enhance … [Read more...]

Applications Open for European Cross-Border Grants Program 2019

Deadline: 15 April 2019 Applications are open for 2019 European Cross-Border Grants will support professional journalists, who have good ideas for cross-border research on European affairs. The stories must be relevant to European target groups. Grant Information In 2019, there is €175,000 to distribute over four application rounds. The money comes from Adessium Foundation and Open Society Foundations. Eligibility Criteria Journalismfund.eu supports journalists living in a … [Read more...]

EU: Civil Society Organization and Local Authorities in Development

Deadline: 11 March 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Civil Society Organization and Local Authorities in Development" to contribute the strengthening of civil society organizations in Haiti as actors in governance and to enhance their participation and capacity as key actors in development. Type of Lots Lot I: Combating the effects of climate change and protecting the environment Help civil society … [Read more...]

European Commission: Call for Proposals on Capacity-building in the area of Rights of the Child and Child-friendly Justice

Deadline: 14 May 2019 European Commission is inviting proposals for its Capacity-building in the area of Rights of the Child and Child-friendly Justice program. Priority Areas Priority 1: To systemise and further roll out evidence-based supports to children children do not suffer further or secondary traumatisation as a result of their involvement in judicial proceedings; judicial and other practitioners are more aware of the evidence-based supports that could and should be … [Read more...]

Tiina and Antti Herlin Foundation Grant Program under the 2019 theme of ‘Urgent Action on Climate Change’

Deadline: 31 January 2019 Tiina and Antti Herlin Foundation is seeking applications for its 2019 grant program under the theme of the Urgent Action on Climate Change. Tiina and Antti Herlin Foundation wishes to particularly encourage applicants whose work demonstrates one or more of the following: Solution-orientation: the project will offer a solution to a key issue (the solution and its link to the phenomenon must be indicated in the application). Scalability: the operational … [Read more...]

Nordic Culture Point’s Network Funding to Strengthen Artistic and Cultural Cooperation

Deadline: 18 February 2019 Nordic Culture Point is currently accepting applications for its Network funding programme. The Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme for Culture strengthens artistic and cultural cooperation in the Nordic region and the Baltic states. The programme focuses on increasing the exchange of knowledge, contacts, presence and interest in Nordic and Baltic art and culture. Network funding enables periods for cooperation, exchange of ideas and knowledge between professional … [Read more...]

Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs: Call for Projects for 2019 ‘Sustainable Food and Agriculture’

Deadline: 29 March 2019 The Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (MAA), is currently inviting all French local authorities and foreigners to work together on a project to transition to sustainable food systems (ranging from agricultural production to food waste management) and to build the most appropriate responses to their territory while benefiting from the experience of each. Objectives The main objectives are: … [Read more...]

EU: Sustainable, Participatory and Integrated Management of Protected Areas for Economic Development that respects Ecosystems

Deadline: 5 March 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Sustainable, participatory and integrated management of protected areas, peripheral territories and corridors of the complex formed by PoNaSi (Burkina Faso), Comoé (Côte d'Ivoire) and Mole (Ghana), for economic development that respects ecosystems". The overall goal is to promote endogenous, sustainable and inclusive economic development that responds to the … [Read more...]

IWMF announced Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists 2019 Round 1

Deadline: 25 February 2019 International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications for its 1st round of 2019 Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists. Established with a $4 million gift from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, the Fund will support projects including educational opportunities, investigative … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize: A Chance to Win up to 60 000 Euro!

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), in partnership with the Vaclav Havel Library and the Charta 77 Foundation has announced a call for nominations for the 2019 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize. The Václav Havel Human Rights Prize is awarded each year by the PACE in partnership with the Václav Havel Library and the Charta 77 Foundation to reward outstanding civil society action in the defence of human rights in Europe and beyond. The Prize, … [Read more...]

EU: Civil Society Organisations as Actors of Governance and Development

Deadline: 26 February 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Civil Society Organisations as Actors of Governance and Development" to deliver good governance and accountability, social cohesion and a transformed economy for the wellbeing of all Gambians. Types of Lot Lot 1: To increase the participation of CSOs in tackling climate change and promoting environmental sustainability, with a focus on labour … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition 2019

Deadline: 13 February 2019 Applications are open for 2019 Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition. The Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition (EBPC) is open to applicants worldwide and offers a tremendous opportunity to entrepreneurs and investors alike. Focus Areas Urban Education Connecting Research to Practice Teaching & Learning Technology in Grades K through 12 Special Education & At-Risk Students Open & Collaborative … [Read more...]

SWITCH-Asia and Central Asia II Call for Proposals: Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production

Deadline: 28 February 2019 The European Union (EU) is accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a programme entitled "SWITCH-Asia and Central Asia II - Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production". Objectives The global objective of this call for proposals is to promote inclusive sustainable growth, to contribute to the economic prosperity and poverty reduction in Asia and Central Asia and to support the development of a green economy and the transition towards a … [Read more...]

Funding for Artist Residencies: Strengthening Artistic and Cultural Cooperation in the Nordic Region and Baltic States

Deadline: 7 February 2019 Nordic Culture Point is seeking applications for its ‘Funding for Artist Residencies’ programme to strengthen artistic and cultural cooperation in the Nordic region and Baltic states. The programme focuses on increasing the exchange of knowledge, contacts, presence and interest in Nordic and Baltic art and culture. The Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme comprises three forms of funding: mobility, network and funding for artist residencies. Grant … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals to Develop Vaccines against Rift Valley Fever and Chikungunya Viruses

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) has launched a call for proposals (CfP3i) to develop human vaccines against Rift Valley fever and Chikungunya viruses. The decision to fund the development of vaccines against RVF and CHIK is based on the feasibility of vaccine development and the potential public health impact of vaccines against these diseases. While vaccines against both viruses appear to be technically feasible, the commercial … [Read more...]

2019 STARTS Prize to Honor Innovation in Technology, Industry and Society Stimulated by the Arts throughout the World

Deadline: 1 March 2019 Applications are open for STARTS Prize 2019 the most pioneering collaborations and results in the field of creativity and innovation at the crossings of science and technology with the arts. Science, Technology and Arts (=STARTS) form a nexus with an extraordinarily high potential for creative innovation. And such innovation is considered to be precisely what’s called for if they are to master the social, ecological and economic challenges that Europe will be facing … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for UNESCO-Greece Melina Mercouri International Prize!

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Nominations are open for UNESCO-Greece Melina Mercouri International Prize for the Safeguarding and Management of Cultural Landscapes which was created in 1995 to reward outstanding examples of action to safeguard and enhance the world’s cultural landscapes, a category of World Heritage. The Prize, generously supported by the Greek Government, bears the name of Melina Mercouri, former Minister of Culture of Greece and a strong advocate of integrated … [Read more...]

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