U.S. Mission to Benin: U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund (SSH)

Deadline: 30 April 2018 U.S. Mission to Benin has announced an open competition for community organizations in Benin to submit applications for a grant from the U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund (SSH). The SSH program is aimed at assisting Beninese community groups to develop lasting, self sustaining projects that significantly impact communities by addressing critical health, social, and development concerns. Funding Information Estimated Total Program Funding: $60,000 Award … [Read more...]

Russell Sage Foundation: Seeking LOIs for Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration Program

Deadline: 24 May 2018 The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking letter of inquiries for its Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration program. The program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals on the social, economic, and political effects of the changing racial and ethnic composition of the U.S. population, including the transformation of communities and ideas about what it means to be American. The foundation is interested in innovative research that examines the roles of race, ethnicity, … [Read more...]

Open Society Public Health Programme: Social Determinants of Roma Health!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 The Open Society Public Health Program is inviting proposals for its "Social Determinants of Roma Health" that address the social exclusion through exposure to environmental harms in order to improve health outcomes for Roma. It is looking to support individuals and organizations that have evidence, ideas, and commitment to tackle the social determinants of Roma health across Eastern Europe through advocacy and social mobilization efforts, making the living environment, … [Read more...]

Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants: Supporting Strategic Legal Work in the UK

Deadline: 4 May 2018 Applications are open for Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants (SLF) program to support legal work in the UK 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 … [Read more...]

Heritage Lottery Fund: Inviting Applicants for Heritage Grants Programme

Deadline: 14 June 2018 Heritage Lottery Fund is seeking applications for its Heritage Grants programme that is open for any type of project related to the national, regional or local heritage in the UK. Funding Information Applicants can apply for a grant of more than £100,000. Priorities The program fund projects that make a lasting difference for heritage, people and communities in the UK. The focus of the project will be on the work or activity that: is defined at the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Israel: American Center Jerusalem Grants Program

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The U.S. Embassy’s American Center Jerusalem (ACJ) of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding for grants is available through the ACJ Grants Program. ACJ grants focus on projects that clearly support Embassy Tel Aviv mission priorities: Encourage Israeli and Palestinian cooperation that contributes to the search for a lasting peace Deepen U.S.-Israel economic ties Strengthen the bilateral security relationship Foster Israeli … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice, NIJ: Research on Reducing Violence in Communities

Deadline: 21 May 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for research designed to produce sustainable community-level reductions in violence. The purpose of this solicitation is to support research to produce sustainable community-level reductions in violence. NIJ seeks to develop scientific evidence and build practical knowledge of the factors that contribute to achieving enduring violence … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice, BJA: National Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI)

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for funding to address the issue and impact of unsubmitted sexual assault kits (SAKs) at law enforcement agencies. The purpose of this grant program is to provide funding to test untested sexual assault kits, prevent sexual assaults, and improve the criminal justice system's response to sexual assaults. Purpose Areas Purpose Area 1: … [Read more...]

IJ4EU: Funding Cross-Border Investigative Reporting in Europe

Deadline: 3 May 2018 IJ4EU is inviting applications for its grant program to support investigations that reflect the media’s watchdog role and that assist the public in holding those in power accountable for their actions and to their obligations. IJ4EU grants are intended to foster and strengthen collaboration among European Union-based journalists and newsrooms on revelations in the public interest and of cross-border significance. The grants are administered by the International Press … [Read more...]

FAPESP Call for Proposals: Innovations for Marginalized Youth Economic Inclusion

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and the São Paolo Research Foundation (FAPESP) has announced the competitive call for research proposals on the topic "Innovations for marginalized youth economic inclusion". The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), is a public foundation with the mission to support research projects in higher education and research institutions, in all fields of knowledge, including basic and applied research in universities, … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Canberra: Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The U.S. Embassy Canberra’s Public Affairs Section (PAS) is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. PAS Canberra invites proposals for projects that strengthen and encourage support for the U.S. – Australian alliance. All programs must include an American element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of, or experience … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice, BJA: Innovations in Community-Based Crime Reduction Program

Deadline: 29 April 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the Innovations in Community-Based Crime Reduction Program (CBCR). This program furthers the Department’s mission by leading efforts to enhance the capacity of local and tribal communities to effectively target and address significant and violent crime issues in distressed, high-crime neighborhoods through collaborative cross-sector … [Read more...]

PTES Conservation Insight Grants: Preserving Endangered Species around the World

Deadline: 20 April 2018 People’s Trust for Endangered Species is seeking applications for its PTES Conservation Insight Grants. People’s Trust for Endangered Species has awarded grants to scientific researchers and conservationists for many years for work that is aimed at the preservation of endangered species around the world. Priority Areas High priority projects include: Gathering evidence needed to undertake necessary mitigation work Using scientific evidence to get changes … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice/BJA: Innovations in Community-Based Crime Reduction Training and Technical Assistance Program

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications to provide national training and technical assistance to local and tribal partners to plan and implement place-based, community-oriented strategies to address persistent and high crime neighborhood issues as part of a broader neighborhood revitalization or redevelopment initiative. This program furthers the Department’s mission by leading … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WWF-India’s Small Grants Innovation Program!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Applications are open for WWF-India’s Small Grants Innovation Program to encourage young Indians to respond innovatively and independently to the conservation issues which affect the country. The grants will be used to fund research and initiatives which especially demonstrate innovation that is replicable, scalable and sustainable. Around the globe, conservationists are employing the latest technological advances to make a difference for people, wildlife, oceans, and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Qalaa Holdings Scholarship for Egyptian Nationals!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 Applications are open for Qalaa Holdings Scholarship by the Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation. The Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation was created in 2007, out of a strong will to contribute to national development through creating high caliber professionals to help enhance Egypt’s growth in all sectors. The Foundation is funded by an endowment from Qalaa Holdings to grant academic scholarships for talented and promising young Egyptian men and women to pursue … [Read more...]

Fund for Investigative Journalism: Seeking Grant Applications for Investigative Projects

Deadline: 7 May 2018 The Fund for Investigative Journalism is seeking grant applications for investigative projects. The Fund for Investigative Journalism’s role in assisting journalists is limited to making grants. The Fund assumes no liability for the legal and/or safety risks undertaken by journalists in the course of their reporting. The Board of Directors looks for stories that break new ground and expose wrongdoing – such as corruption, malfeasance, or misuse of power – in the public … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Resist Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 2 June 2018 Resist Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to support people’s movements for justice and liberation. The Foundation redistributes resources back to frontline communities at the forefront of change while amplifying their stories of building a better world. Resist funds groups that: Resist: Groups that organize, base build, engage in direct action and cultural organizing. Groups organize within communities for structural social and economic … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations: Civil Society Leadership Awards

Deadline: 15 May 2018 Open Society Foundations is currently inviting applications for its Civil Society Leadership Awards to provide fully-funded scholarships for master’s degree study to individuals who clearly demonstrate academic and professional excellence and a deep commitment to leading positive social change in their communities. Areas of Study Awards are available for study in the following areas: Communications, Journalism & Media Culture, History & Society … [Read more...]

EWMI-ACCESS Request for Applications: Public Policy and Accountability Grants (PPAG) Program

Deadline: 7 April 2018 The East-West Management Institute (EWMI) Advancing CSO Capacities and Engaging Society for Sustainability (ACCESS) project is seeking applications for its Public Policy and Accountability Grants (PPAG) program with an aim to support transparent, accountable, and effective governance in the field of sustainable urban development. Priorities ACCESS will prioritize projects that: Reflect priority policy issues and/or concerns identified through public opinion … [Read more...]