Applications Open for The Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation!

Deadline: 24 July 2017 The Royal Academy of Engineering is currently seeking applications for its "The Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation" with an aim to stimulate and reward engineering entrepreneurship in sub-Saharan Africa. The Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation encourages ambitious and talented Sub-Saharan African engineers to apply their skills to develop scalable solutions to local challenges, highlighting the importance of engineering as an enabler of improved quality of life … [Read more...]

The Chrysalis Trust Grants: Supporting UK-Based Charities

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Chrysalis Trust is currently accepting applications from the UK registered charities providing public benefit. The trust prioritizes less popular and harder to fund projects. The trust provides support for both capital projects and core funding. Priority Areas Relief of poverty and disability Provision of access to shelter, education, healthcare and water Eligibility Criteria All grants are made at the discretion of the trustees without discrimination … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: SAMHSA Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals in the U.S.

Deadline: 25 April 2017 The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) is currently accepting applications for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals (Short Title: GBHI) to support the development and/or expansion of local implementation of a community infrastructures that integrates behavioral health treatment and services for substance use disorders (SUD) and co-occurring mental and substance use disorders (COD), permanent … [Read more...]

U.S. Department’s Fish and Wildlife Service: Applications Open for Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund

Deadline: 5 April 2017 The Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), U.S. Department of State, is currently seeking proposals for the Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund (RTCF)  for the conservation of African rhinoceroses. In response to the alarming decline of rhino and tiger populations, the US Congress passed the Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Act in 1994, Congress passed the Act provides for the establishment of the Rhino Tiger Conservation Fund to be administered by the U.S. Fish & … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Argentina: Public Affairs Section Small Grants Program

Deadline: 10 April 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Argentina is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program to assist Argentine organizations in carrying out programs aimed at enhancing communities, providing new opportunities for citizen engagement and promoting and advancing issues of public importance. Topics Environment/science/technology/health themes; English language teaching and learning; Democracy and transparency; Entrepreneurship and innovation; Arts programming … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: EIDHR Country Based Support Schemes in Jamaica and Belize

Deadline: 10 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for its “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country Based Support Schemes in  Jamaica and Belize” to strengthen the role played by civil society organizations in Jamaica and Belize in promoting human rights and democracy. Objectives The promotion of equal rights for all including the defence of victims of abuse and the fight against discrimination based on … [Read more...]

DHHS-CGH: Providing Critical Human Resources for Health to Achieve HIV Epidemic Control in Namibia under PEPFAR

Deadline: 20 May 2017 The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Centers for Disease Control (CGH) is seeking applications for "Assisting the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MOHSS) in Providing Critical Human Resources for Health to Achieve HIV Epidemic Control in Namibia under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)". Program Goals HHS/CDC focuses primarily on two or three major program areas in each country. Goals and priorities include the following: … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Hanoi: Seeking Applications for Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) 2018

Deadline: 15 April 2017 The U.S. Embassy Hanoi and the U.S. Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City are seeking applications for its Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) 2018 that will provide high school teachers with unique opportunities to develop expertise in their subject areas, enhance their teaching skills, and increase their knowledge about the United States. TEA consists of a six‐week non‐degree, non‐credit customized academic program including seminars on new teaching … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Renewable Energy Challenge Fund Uganda Clean Cooking Window!

Deadline: 17 April 2017 Applications are open for Renewable Energy Challenge Fund (RECF) Uganda. The goal of RECF is to increase access to renewable, efficient energy for domestic, productive and social uses among underserved poor households, especially in rural areas. By end of 2020, RECF aims to support 150,000 low-income customers transition to renewable energy. The RECF is managed by the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and funded by the Embassy of Sweden in Uganda. How can … [Read more...]

NEA/AC Call for Proposals: Supporting Libya’s Political Transition in MENA Region

Deadline: 22 May 2017 The Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), a program within the Bureau of Near East Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC), is seeking proposals to assist Libya’s transition toward stability and national reconciliation by advancing public dialogue. Priority Areas Priority Area A: Supporting Libya’s Constitutional Process Priority Area B: Supporting a Professional and Responsive Media Sector Program Aims enable the … [Read more...]

Apply for Comic Relief’s Community Mental Health Matters Initiative!

Deadline: 26 April 2017 The Comic Relief is currently inviting applicants for its “Community Mental Health Matters” that offer funding for existing and emerging mental health activities in Malawi, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Community care is a cost-effective way of delivering mental health services to a large underserved population in resource-poor settings, particularly in remote areas where many of the poorest live. Focus Areas Improving the health and wellbeing of … [Read more...]

DRL Global Religious Freedoms: Protecting Religious Freedom in Regions of Europe and East Asia and the Pacific

Deadline: 26 April 2017 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that promote and protect religious freedom in the regions of Europe and East Asia and the Pacific. Objectives In Europe ($400,000) DRL’s objective is to have a direct and lasting impact in combating discrimination and intolerance, including acts that can lead to violence, on … [Read more...]

Natural Resources Conservation Service: Conservation Collaboration Grants Program 2017!

Deadline: 26 May 2017 The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), an agency under the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking applications for its Conservation Collaboration Grants Program. Purpose The purpose of Conservation Collaboration Grants will be to leverage NRCS and partner resources to: Improve soil health in South Dakota. Improve water quality in South Dakota. Provide habitat for local wildlife species of concern. Improve the environmental … [Read more...]

UNDP/South Sudan: Inviting CSOs and NGOs for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 20 April 2017 The UNDP country office in South Sudan is currently inviting CSOs/NGOs for Small Grants to Establish Community based Entry Point to Referral Pathways through the Engagement and Training of Female Community Leaders as Community Paralegals. The purpose of the grant is support and strengthen the capacity of CSOs/NGOs/CBOs with the objective of enhancing paralegal services at community level specifically through engagement and training of female community leaders as … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals New Connections: Increasing Diversity of RWJF Programming

Deadline: 16 May 2017 Applications are being accepted for New Connections Programme in order to increase diversity of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF). New Connections is a career development program for early career researchers, providing support to grantees and other individuals who are part of a network of eligible researchers. Through grantmaking, mentorship, career development and networking, New Connections enhances the research capacity of its grantees and network members. The … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Skills and Technical Education Programme (STEP) in Malawi

Deadline: 18 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for its Skills and Technical Education Programme (STEP) in order to increase equitable and inclusive access to informal and formal TEVET training. Objectives Deliver relevant quality TEVET training; Ensure skills training and economic empowerment of women and vulnerable groups; Provide supportive skills such as basic literacy and entrepreneurial skills; Provide adequate … [Read more...]

UNDP/South Sudan: Inviting CSOs for Small Grants to Establish and Implement a Legal Aid Scheme

Deadline: 12 April 2017 The UNDP country office in South Sudan is seeking an implementing partner or Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to develop and implement a Legal Aid and Assistance Scheme that will be funded under UNDP’s Support to Access to Justice and Rule of Law Project. The Project aims to contribute to national priorities as articulated in the South Sudan Development Plan (SSDP) Conflict Prevention & Security Pillar. The specific Rule of Law Sector Objective is “to strengthen … [Read more...]

USDA-NIFA: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Food Safety Challenge Area

Deadline: 21 June 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is currently seeking applications for its "Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) - Food Safety Challenge Area" to promote and enhance the scientific discipline of food safety, with an overall aim of protecting consumers from microbial and chemical contaminants that may occur during all stages of the food chain, from production to consumption. The purpose of the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for CTFS-ForestGEO Research Grants Program 2017!

Deadline: 28 April 2017 The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute is currently accepting applications for its Center for Tropical Forest Science - Forest Global Earth Observatory (CTFS-ForestGEO) Research Grants Program 2017 with an aim to provide opportunities for senior researchers, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students to use existing Forest Dynamics Sites and conduct research in collaboration with scientists currently associated with these sites. The Grants Program supports … [Read more...]

Norwegian Human Rights Fund: Protecting Rights of Vulnerable and Marginalized Individuals and Groups

Deadline: 5 May 2017 The Norwegian Human Rights Fund (NHRF) is currently accepting applications for its Grants Program with an aim to support professional human rights actors’ working for the protection of the rights of vulnerable and marginalized individuals and groups through initiatives such as legal assistance, advocacy work, documentation and rights education. Objectives Work against impunity and for access to justice work against discrimination and/or marginalisation of … [Read more...]

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