U.S. Embassy in Chad: Applications Open for Fulbright Foreign Student Program 2018

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Chad has currently announced the annual competition for the Fulbright Foreign Student Program. This is the largest Fulbright program with Africa, primarily designed to strengthen African universities through higher degree training. Qualified candidates from other educational, cultural and professional institutions may also apply. Recent graduates, especially women, are encouraged to apply. Although candidates for PhD … [Read more...]

European Union: Improving Social Protection for Vulnerable Children/Youth in Communities in Swaziland

Deadline: 16 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for its “Improving social protection for vulnerable children/youth in communities, creating sustainable and inclusive growth for the benefit of the youth in Swaziland - Enhance CSO contribution to governance and development processes at country level.” The programme is divided into three lots: Lot 1: Access for more young people living with disabilities to rehabilitation … [Read more...]

Council of Europe: Call for proposals for Local Initiatives on Inter-Municipal Cooperation in Georgia

Deadline: 10 April 2017 The Council of Europe has launched a call for proposals for Local Initiatives to support inter-municipal cooperation in Georgia. This call for proposals is launched within the Thematic Programme “Strengthening Institutional Frameworks for Local Governance”, implemented by the Centre of Expertise for Local Government Reform, Good Governance Department,  DG II Democracy and the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities. The Programme is funded by the European Union and … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Education: Professional Development for Arts Educators Grant

Deadline: 30 May 2017 The Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII), U.S. Department of Education is seeking applications for its "Assistance for Arts Education Programs: Professional Development for Arts Educators Grants". The Assistance for Arts Education program is authorized under Title IV, Part F, Subpart 4 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). It is intended to enrich the academic experiences by promoting arts … [Read more...]

Council of Europe: Call for Proposals for Local initiatives on Inter-municipal Cooperation in Armenia

Deadline: 10 April 2017 European Union/Council of Europe has launched a call for proposals for local initiatives on inter-municipal cooperation in Armenia with an aim to improve delivery of public services through inter-municipal cooperation initiatives of mutual benefit to all partner municipalities and their citizens. This call for proposals is launched within the Thematic Programme “Strengthening Institutional Frameworks for Local Governance”, implemented by the Centre of Expertise for … [Read more...]

Bureau of INL: Gender Based Violence Capacity Enhancement in Costa Rica

Deadline: 28 May 2017 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from qualified Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Educational Institutions and other qualified organizations for a Grant to implement a program entitled “Gender Based Violence Capacity Enhancement”. Objectives Conduct at least 48 trainings on empowerment, leadership and entrepreneurship targeting youth between 12 and 18 years old in … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: EIDHR Country Based Support Schemes (CBSS) in Swaziland

Deadline: 16 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for its “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country Based Support Schemes (CBSS) Swaziland” in order to empower civil society organisations on the ground and support their efforts to advance and defend democracy and human rights as well as consolidate their role as actors for positive change. Objectives Support for civil society actions aimed at promoting … [Read more...]

NAB Foundation’s Grant: Inviting Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission

Deadline: 21 April 2017 The NAB Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program to promote social innovation in their focus areas. Social innovation is defined as using new or different approaches or solutions to tackle societal issues. The NAB Foundation's strategic focus has evolved this year to better support organisations to be more socially innovative – enabling them to explore and promote new or different ways of solving long-term societal problems. The NAB Foundation is … [Read more...]

ASEAN CSR Network: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Fund

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The ASEAN CSR Network with the support of the Government of Sweden through its Embassy in Bangkok is seeking applications for its ASEAN CSR Vision 2020 Small Grants Fund to provide access to supplementary funding to local and regional organizations who are engaged in work to promote Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and with an interest to link their work to regional objectives. Objective: To provide funding support to local and/or regional partners to implement … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission in Ecuador: Public Affairs Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 July 2017 The U.S. Mission in Ecuador is currently inviting interested individuals, non-profit organizations, public international organizations, and private, public, or state non-profit institutions of higher education from Ecuador and the United States to submit concept notes for its Public Affairs Small Grants Program. Projects and programs selected for funding will provide Ecuadorian audiences with current, accurate information and opportunities for increased understanding of … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Enhancing the Contributions of Civil Society and Local Authorities to Human Rights, Governance and Development Processes

Deadline: 23 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Enhancing the contributions of civil society and local authorities to human rights, governance and development processes”. Lots & Priorities Lot 1: Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) Actions aimed at strengthening civil society research, evidence-based advocacy and CSO-media collaboration including developing the political economy analysis, … [Read more...]

European Union: Enhancing Local Authorities Contribution to the Development Process and Service Delivery in Swaziland

Deadline: 18 May 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Enhancing Local Authorities Contribution to the Development Process and Service Delivery in Swaziland” with an aim to support local authorities and associations of local authorities in contributing towards strengthened local governance, accountability, inclusive policy making and service delivery at local level. Objectives Developing and supporting civic … [Read more...]

USAID Reforestation Project: Addressing Environmental Degradation and Loss of Tree Cover in Haiti

Deadline: 5 May 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) mission in Haiti, is seeking applications for "USAID Reforestation Project", a five-year environment and food security activity designed to address environmental degradation and loss of tree cover in Haiti. USAID expects this project to reduce the threat of deforestation and increase tree cover in and around targeted areas, in line with USAID/Haiti’s goal of restoring the provision of environmental services in … [Read more...]

CDC/DHHS Call for Proposals: Educating State-Level Stakeholders on Injury and Violence Prevention

Deadline: 10 May 2017 The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), U.S. Department of State, is currently seeking proposals for its programme entitled “Educating State-Level Stakeholders on Injury and Violence Prevention". The purpose of this project is to fund a national organization to provide capacity building assistance that supports the assessment of policy interventions to prevent unintentional injuries and violence and related disabilities and chronic conditions across the United States. The … [Read more...]

Apply for DHHS’s Nutrition and Alcohol-Related Health Outcomes Program in the U.S.!

Deadline: 7 May 2020 The United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its program entitled "Nutrition and Alcohol-Related Health Outcomes (R21)" to stimulate a broad range of research on the role of nutrition in the development, prevention, and treatment of a variety of alcohol-related health outcomes including alcohol use disorder and chronic disease. Areas of Research Interest Fetal Alcohol Chronic … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Pakistan: Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 28 April 2017 The Cultural Affairs Office in the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Islamabad of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce a call for proposals through the Public Diplomacy Grants program. This funding opportunity is part of Mission Pakistan’s support for public diplomacy programming in Pakistan. Proposals should demonstrate an understanding of the purpose of public diplomacy, and address CAO Islamabad’s stated goals, objectives, target audiences, … [Read more...]

DHHS Request for Applications: Advancing Conformance with the Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory Program Standards

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Food and Drug Administration is seeking applications to advance efforts for a nationally integrated food safety system through the conformance with and advancement of the Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory Program Standards (VNRFRPS or Retail Program Standards). The VNRFRPS apply to the operation and management of a retail food regulatory program that is focused on the reduction of risk … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Windhoek Public Affairs Section: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The U.S. Embassy Windhoek Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is seeking applications for its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. Themes JUDICIARY AND LAW ENFORCEMENT Programs that will work hand in hand with the Government of Namibia to improve their abilities to effectively plan and implement policies for wildlife conservation. SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP Programs that promote policies that incentivize the private sector … [Read more...]

Australia Awards South and West Asia: Alumni Innovation Challenge Regional Alumni Workshop & Small Grants

Deadline: 19 April 2017 The Australia Awards South and West Asia Alumni Innovation Challenge is currently open for applications for its workshop & Small Grants program to connect, mobilise and celebrate development innovators amongst the Australia Awards alumni in the region. The Program has partnered with BRAC’s Social Innovation Lab, and Ashoka Bangladesh, to arrange a mentor system in which each selected grantee will be linked with a mentor who can advise and support the grantee to … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: Grants to Encourage Citizen Participation in Public Policy and Governance in the NEA Region

Deadline: 29 May 2017 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is seeking applications to encourage meaningful citizen participation in public policy and governance in the NEA region. Projects should work to maintain the safe operating space for and improve the capacity of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to promote the rights and interests of all citizens, including vulnerable populations; to engage the government and public on rights issues and … [Read more...]

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