Latest Grants and Resources India

Latests grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals in India.

Nominations Open for International Workshop Awards!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Antipode Foundation is seeking nominations for International Workshop Awards to support radical geographers holding events (including conferences, workshops, seminar series, summer schools and action research meetings) that further radical analyses of geographical issues and engender the development of a new and better society. The Antipode Foundation will explicitly privilege applicants and initiatives from historically under-represented groups, regions, countries … [Read more...]

Submissions Open for Zayed Sustainability Prize!

Deadline: 9 August 2018 The Zayed Sustainability Prize is a tribute to the legacy of the late founding father of the UAE, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan – a visionary champion of environmental stewardship and global sustainability. Submit your entry today and join a growing community of innovators who are expanding the possibilities for a sustainable future. Winners of the Zayed Sustainability Prize will be announced at the awards ceremony during the opening of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability … [Read more...]

Apply for Free Press Awards 2018!

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The Free Press Unlimited has announced the Fourth edition of the Free Press Awards with an aim to celebrate the work of the best journalists and media professionals. Free Press Unlimited wants people to have access to reliable information they need to develop and prosper. The Awards will be conferred at Free Press Live on 2 November 2018 and will recognise exceptional work in the categories Newcomer of the Year and Most Resilient Journalist. Award Categories … [Read more...]

IWA’s Women in Water Award: Celebrating Female Leadership in the Field of Water

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Nominations are open for the IWA's Women in Water Award to acknowledge and celebrate female leadership in the field of water. Through this award, the IWA recognises those women working in the field of water who, through their demonstrated leadership, have had a significant positive impact on the development of the industry. The award showcases an individual’s excellence in leadership as demonstrated by outstanding initiatives, impact of work and inspiration to others. … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for IWA’s Global Water Award!

Deadline: 5 May 2018 Nominations are open for IWA’s Global Water Award to recognise those individuals who, through innovative leadership and practice, have made a significant contribution to a world in which water is wisely managed. Showcasing exceptional individuals who have changed industry norms to create lasting progress, IWAs Global Water Award aims to recognise and reward those water innovators that are driving change. The IWA Awards Committee seeks to find true influencers, leaders, … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: Golden Peacock Awards 2018

Deadline: 18 May 2018 Nominations are open for Golden Peacock Awards to create a competition for raising overall standards and recognise the achievements of the best performing organisations. Awards presentation during the 20th World Congress on environment management on 06 - 07 July 2018 in New Delhi (India). Awards Sectors & Sub Sectors Sectors: To create intra sector competitiveness, now Golden Peacock Awards will be considered separately under the following 3 broad Sectors: … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Afghanistan: Apply for South Asia Higher Education Symposium

Deadline: 12 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan has announced an open competition for an assistance award through this NOFO for a cooperative agreement to organize and implement a regional higher education symposium. The symposium will be conducted in English. The four-day symposium will enhance Afghan education officials’ skills in monitoring and evaluation, accreditation, and curriculum development and improve Afghan universities’ … [Read more...]

Facebook: Seeking Proposals for Global Literacy & Accessibility Challenge Grants

Deadline: 25 July 2018 In order to better understand and address global literacy and accessibility issues, Facebook is currently inviting the academic community to respond to a call for research proposals in the field of literacy and accessibility. Grants will be awarded for both qualitative and quantitative research proposals including, but not limited to: Novel, scalable methods on accessing individual or population literacy levels. Understanding the experiences and challenges … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2018 Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Takeda Foundation has announced a call for applications for its 2018 Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award that will be given to the individuals who propose the most creative and promising projects with a high potential for enhancing the well being of people at the site. The Award targets young entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial individuals who challenge technological or social needs in the real world. The Takeda Foundation believes that the challenging activities of … [Read more...]

Entries Open for The Liveability Challenge!

Deadline: 25 May 2018 All thinkers, dreamers, innovators and problem solvers from all over the world are welcome to submit their ideas for The Liveability Challenge. The Liveability Challenge is a global platform to identify and accelerate the implementation of solutions to urban challenges, and the first-ever edition is searching for solutions to waste management and sustainable cooling. Challenge Information Finalists of The Liveability Challenge will receive support to hone their … [Read more...]

Nature Research Awards: Inspiring Science and Innovating Science

Deadline: 11 June 2018 Nominations are open for "Nature Research Awards” to celebrate and support the achievements of leading women in science and of those who have encouraged girls and young women to engage with STEM subjects around the world. Types of Award In 2018, they are launching two new Nature Research Awards: Inspiring Science Award 2018: The Inspiring Science Award welcomes nominations of exceptional scientists who self-identify as female and who are within 10 years of … [Read more...]

Apply for Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP) Funding Program!

Deadline: 6 June 2018 The Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP) has announced its 2018 Request for Proposals to convene interdisciplinary teams and invites you to be a part of the solution. The Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP) takes on this key challenge and believes that successful solutions cannot be achieved by a single organization acting alone. SNAPP aims to deliver innovative science in a practical form that can be rapidly adopted by its intended audiences … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship!

Deadline: 7 May 2018 Applications are now open for the Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship which is a unique opportunity for young journalists from developing countries and countries with economies in transition to cover the United Nations. Hosted every fall at UN Headquarters, the programme brings a select group of journalists to New York for the opening of the General Assembly. The 2018 Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship will take place at United Nations Headquarters … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Art and Heritage Conservationist Summit

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi (PAS New Delhi) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Art and Heritage Conservationist Summit.” Under this project, a grantee will bring together 30 conservationists from across India (at least 10 being alumni of the Art Conservationist Fellowship) to meet for two full days in New Delhi. The objective of the two day meeting is to draft a plan to create India’s first modern conservationist lab. The … [Read more...]

Gates Foundation’s Grand Challenges Explorations: New Approaches to Characterize the Global Burden of Antimicrobial Resistance

Deadline: Various For Africa: 16 May 2018 For India: 25 May 2018 For Brazil: 28 May 2018 For South Africa: 16 May 2018 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is seeking proposals for the four Grand Challenges Explorations round in India, South Africa, Brazil and Africa on the topic “New Approaches to Characterize the Global Burden of Antimicrobial Resistance”. The Foundation seeks new approaches that have the potential to transform public health action on a regional or … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Women Shaping the Narrative in Media and Entertainment Project

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Chennai (PAS Chennai) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Women Shaping the Narrative in Media and Entertainment”. Under this project, a grantee will conduct series of workshops and training programs on “Women First, Prosperity for All: Opportunities for Women in the Media and Entertainment Industry in South India.” The proposed project will bring together subject matter experts and industry leaders … [Read more...]

U.S Mission to India: Applications Open for Youth Leaders as Change Makers Project

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi (PAS New Delhi) seeks proposals for a project entitled “Youth Leaders as Change Makers” which consist of a series of workshops, follow-on activities and networking platform(s) for youth to engage with their peers on issues of concerns to both India and the United States. U.S. Embassy New Delhi strongly supports initiatives that develop the skills of youth through exchange programs, leadership training and … [Read more...]

India Accelerator launches 2nd Cohort Batch for Summer 2018

India Accelerator, a launch pad for early stage technology startups, has announced its opening of applications for their 2nd Cohort Batch this summer 2018 of acceleration program commencing on 21st May, 2018. It is the only Global Accelerator Network (GAN) - partnered Accelerator in India. India Accelerator (IA) will be considering upto 7 most promising - early stage and technology oriented startups to help them transform their idea into meaningful companies. The curriculum of the program is … [Read more...]

U.S Mission to India/Gender Equity: Women’s Equality, Empowerment and Leadership through Safe Higher Educational and Work Spaces Project

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi (PAS New Delhi) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Gender Equity: Women’s Equality, Empowerment and Leadership through Safe Higher Educational and Work Spaces" which aims to empower women through the creation of robust gender sensitive practices in HEIs by increasing their negotiation abilities and connecting them to networks of American and Indian educators and activists engaged in creating safe work … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Inviting Applicants for Conservation Technologies Programme

Deadline: 10 July 2018 National Geographic Society is currently inviting applicants for its Conservation Technologies programme in order to create novel tools and technologies to monitor ecosystem health. In the same way that human health is monitored in real time (e.g., thermometer, MRI, blood pressure), environmental diagnostic monitoring techniques are needed to provide practical measurements correlated with ecosystem health. Because of the complexity and interconnectedness of global … [Read more...]