U.S. Mission to Nigeria: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Small Grants Competition

Deadline: 19 January 2018 The U.S. Mission to Nigeria of the U.S. Department of State is seeking applications for its U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018 Small Grants Competition. The AFCP supports the preservation of cultural sites, cultural objects, and forms of traditional cultural expression in more than 100 countries around the world, including Nigeria. Funding Information Award Ceiling: $200,000 Award Floor: $10,000 Funding Areas Cultural … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Jamaica: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Kingston, Jamaica has announced a Call for Proposals for the 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program. The objective of the AFCP grant award is to advance U.S. foreign policy objectives and demonstrate American leadership in the preservation and protection of cultural heritage around the world. Priorities Areas Preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for H.B. Allen Charitable Trust Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The H.B. Allen Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its grant program to provide initial funding for newly established organisations. In 2015, the Trustees made a provisional plan to wind up the Trust by the end of 2020.  They now expect to distribute all of their funds by the end of 2018.  By that time, their income grants will have exceeded £25 million and a distribution of the Trust’s capital is expected to bring the total grants to over £60 million.  This is … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Lebanon: Seeking Applications for AFCP Large Grants Program

Deadline:  15 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy has launched the AFCP Large Grants Program to support the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country. Funding Information New projects are eligible starting at $500,000 of support. Projects previously supported by AFCP are eligible for up to $200,000 of support. Funding Activities           The AFCP Large … [Read more...]

USAID/Cote d Ivoire: Seeking Applications for Political Transition and Inclusion (PTI) Activity

Deadline: 4 January 2018 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), represented by USAID/Côte d’Ivoire intends to award a cooperative agreement for a new activity entitled “Political Transition and Inclusion in Côte d’Ivoire” (PTI) that seeks to improve the Government of Côte d’Ivoire (GOCI)’s inclusiveness and responsiveness to citizens’ priorities and grievances. The PTI project is intended to improve the Government of Côte d’Ivoire’s inclusivity, responsiveness, and … [Read more...]

Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process (ATNP): Call for Proposals for Sub-Grant Scheme

Deadline: 18 December 2017 A Consortium of eight civil society organisations from Armenia and Turkey announces a Call for Proposals for the Sub-grant Scheme within the framework of the programme Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process (ATNP) funded by the European Union under the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP) and the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the Bridge Funding for ATNP. The Programme’s overall objective is to empower and engage civil … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Fund for Wild Nature’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Fund for Wild Nature is accepting applications to provide small grants for North American campaigns to save native species and wild ecosystems, with particular emphasis on actions designed to defend threatened wilderness and biological diversity. The Fund for Wild Nature invests in bold grassroots organizations and innovative conservation efforts that meet emerging needs for protecting biodiversity and wilderness. Funding Information Grants awarded currently … [Read more...]

SNSF Project Funding: Enabling Researchers to Conduct Research Projects in Switzerland

Deadline: 1 April 2018 The Swiss National Science Foundation is seeking applications for its program to provide project funding to enable researchers to conduct research projects on self-chosen topics and with self-chosen goals under their own responsibility. The SNSF promotes scientific research in Switzerland. It promotes the international competitiveness and integration of this research as well as its capacity to solve problems. It pays particular attention to the promotion of young … [Read more...]

Applications Open for British Academy’s Newton Mobility Grants!

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The British Academy is seeking applications for its Newton Mobility Grants to provide support for international researchers based in a country covered by the Newton Fund to establish and develop collaboration with UK researchers around a specific jointly defined research project. These one-year awards are particularly suited to initiate new collaborative partnerships, between scholars who have not previously worked together, or new initiatives between scholars who … [Read more...]

Strategic Legal Fund: Promoting Rights of Vulnerable Migrant Children and Young People in UK

Deadline: 12 January 2018 The Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants (SLF) is seeking applications to support legal work that goes beyond securing justice for an individual and makes a significant contribution to law, practice and procedures to uphold and promote the rights of vulnerable migrant children and young people more generally. The SLF aims to tackle injustices and inconsistencies in law and practice that disadvantage or discriminate against vulnerable young migrants as a … [Read more...]

IREX Regional Assistance Program 2: Identifying the Needs of Civil Society Actors Engaged in Political Developments

Deadline: 31 December 2017 IREX through the Regional Assistance Program 2 (RAP 2) is seeking proposals from prospective partners to support one of the following two priorities: response to urgent political developments; or existing and ongoing advocacy campaigns for political, legal, social, and economic engagement in the Middle East and North Africa. The purpose of this annual program statement (APS) is to identify the needs of civil society actors engaged in political … [Read more...]

Australia Awards in Indonesia: Call for Applications for Alumni Grant Scheme 2018

Deadline: 20 January 2018 Australia Awards in Indonesia has announced a call for project proposals under the Alumni Grant Scheme (AGS) 2018 Round 1. The AGS offers seed funding, on a competitive basis, for initiatives that create impact in applicant’s professional field, organization and community. The program aims to strengthen Australia-Indonesia linkages and encourage alumni to further leverage their Australian-earnt expertise to put ideas into action to create meaningful … [Read more...]

Strong Cities Network: Call for Proposals for Local Innovation Grant

Deadline: 18 December 2017 The Strong Cities Network (SCN) has announced an opportunity for the award of a Local Innovation Grant for a community-based organization to implement new projects and activities aimed at preventing and countering violent extremism (P/CVE) at the local level across the Western Balkans. SCN Local Innovation Grants are aimed at providing support to civil society organizations, and are intended to strengthen partnerships between communities and local government to … [Read more...]

Rosenberg Fund for Children Grant: Providing Educational and Emotional Needs to Children

Deadline: 21 March 2018 The Rosenberg Fund for Children is inviting applications for its Grant which provides educational and emotional needs to children (up to age 24) of targeted progressive activists, and youth (up to age 24) who are targeted activists themselves. The RFC funds institutions and individual providers who support the values. Subject to their financial ability, the RFC will fund such things as: counseling; school tuition; camp tuition; cultural lessons; after-school programs; … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Hivos Collaboration Grants!

Deadline: 10 December 2017 Hivos is inviting applicants from coworking and creative hubs for its collaboration grants. Last month Hivos organized the third edition of its Coworking Summit, an annual gathering of founders and managers of creative hubs, coworking, hacker, maker, and art spaces. This year marked a special edition, as Hivos decided to join forces with Afrilabs, bringing together more than 40 hubs from all over Africa. The event provided a platform for participants to network, … [Read more...]

ShareLab Fund: Supporting Early Stage Organizations

Deadline: 5 January 2018 Nesta is currently inviting expressions of interest (EOIs) from people with ideas for how collaborative digital platforms can help relieve pressure on existing local public services. These ideas might be focused on preventing social problems from starting, from growing worse, or from creating follow-on needs. The ShareLab Fund aims to test this hypothesis by supporting early stage organizations to develop and apply collaborative digital platforms to tackle real world … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations: Soros Equality Fellowship to Support Emerging Midcareer Professionals

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The Open Society Foundations (OSF) is seeking applicants for its Soros Equality Fellowship in order to support emerging midcareer professionals who will become long-term innovative leaders impacting the racial justice field. The Open Society Foundations seek a diverse cohort of applicants, including activists, artists, journalists, and organizers, to produce projects with meaningful impact. This approach recognizes the power of individuals to use a variety of tools, … [Read more...]

Environmental Protection Agency: 2018 National Environmental Information Exchange Network Grant Program

Deadline: 26 January 2018 The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking applications for program entitled “2018 National Environmental Information Exchange Network Grant Program”. The Exchange Network Grant Program provides funding for projects that develop the Network and enable timely, on-demand access to environmental data through innovative technologies, improved support systems, and expanded collaboration using shared tools and services. The National Environmental … [Read more...]

Maurice & Phyllis Paykel Trust: Inviting Applicants for Project & Equipment Grants

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Maurice and Phyllis Paykel Trust is inviting applicants for its Project & Equipment Grants to support research projects in any field relevant to human health, including basic biomedical sciences. The Trust encourages the development of health-related research in New Zealand by providing funds for research support. Types of Grants Project Grants provide limited research support for individuals or groups working in any health-related sciences, including the … [Read more...]

Friends of Liberia: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 January 2018 Friends of Liberia (FOL) is seeking applications for small grants of up to $3000 supporting programs in Education, Psycho-Social Support System Rehabilitation and Entrepreneurship. Programs Organizations operating in Liberia and involved in any of the programs listed below: Education General education by schools Developing literacy skills in children Training of teachers Education of girls Health education Water, Sanitation, and … [Read more...]