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.

E.W. “Al” Thrasher Awards: Improving Children’s Health through Medical Research

Deadline: Ongoing The Thrasher Research Fund is seeking applicants for its E.W. "Al" Thrasher Awards with an aim to improve children's health through medical research, with an emphasis on projects that have the potential to translate into clinically meaningful results within a few years. The Thrasher Research Fund is open to applications that address a variety of significant pediatric problems. Both incidence and severity are considered when determining the significance of the proposed topic. … [Read more...]

Charles Steward Mott Foundation: Supporting Efforts that Promote a Just, Equitable and Sustainable Society

Deadline: Rolling The Charles Steward Mott Foundation is currently seeking applications for its various grant programs that seeks to fulfill its mission of supporting efforts that promote a just, equitable and sustainable society. The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation affirms its founder’s vision of a world in which each of us is in partnership with the rest of the human race — where each individual’s quality of life is connected to the well-being of the community, both locally and globally. … [Read more...]

UNA Germany: Establishing a UN Youth Delegate Programme in Countries of the Global South

Deadline: 15 August 2016 The United Nations Association of Germany (UNA Germany) has announced the call for applications for a workshop on Establishing a United Nations Youth Delegate Programme in Countries of the Global South. The workshop will support 6 to 8 young people from countries of the Global South with an active UNA/UNYA but without a UN Youth Delegate Programme in starting a UN Youth Delegate Programme in their respective countries. This workshop will support young people to be … [Read more...]

Leakey Foundation’s Research Grants Program: Increasing Scientific Knowledge & Education

Deadline: 10 January 2017 The Leakey Foundation’s is currently inviting applications for its Research Grants Program with an aim to increase scientific knowledge, education, and public understanding of human origins, evolution, behavior and survival. The Leakey Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to funding scientific research that explores the many facets of human origins and sharing the results of this research through our innovative educational programs. The Leakey Foundation … [Read more...]

Sexual Violence Research Initiative: Seeking Proposals for the Prevention of Gender-based Violence in LMICs

Deadline: 1 October 2016 The Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) in partnership with the World Bank Group (WBG) is seeking proposals for research and interventions or related activities that will contribute to the prevention and response of gender-based violence in low and middle income countries. The Sexual Violence Research Initiative is hosted by the South African Medical Research Council. In 2003, recognizing the need for more research on sexual violence, especially in resource poor … [Read more...]

South Asia Adaptation Campaign: Highlighting Adaptation to Climate Change

Deadline: 12 August 2016 Climate Tracker is currently inviting applications for its South Asia Adaptation Conference with an aim to highlight adaptation to climate change in South Asia in the face of keeping global temperature below 1.5 degrees of warming. The main goal is to publish an article about this, highlighting the actions or the problems that their region is facing. Climate Tracker aims to send best Trackers to the first Climate Tracker conference to train them about climate … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: TWAS Grants for Scientific Meetings in Developing Country

Deadline: 31 July 2016 The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) invites applications for its grants program, offering financial assistance to the organizers of international and regional scientific conferences, workshops, symposia and special meetings in the developing world, with funds provided by the Italian government. Priority Areas Grants are offered for meetings in the following fields of natural sciences: agricultural, biological, chemical, engineering, geological and … [Read more...]

Public Affairs Section: Effective Communication Strategies to Prevent and Counter Violence Against Women

Deadline: 22 September 2016 The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section in New Delhi is soliciting proposals for a program entitled “Effective Communication Strategies to Prevent and Counter Violence Against Women”.  The program would bring together American and Indian gender specialists to share best practices in creating awareness and preventing GBV, and how those communication strategies can be tailored to meet the needs of the local environment. Gender-based violence (GBV) is a large-scale … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for UNESCO/Emir Jaber al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah Prize 2016!

Deadline: 15 September 2016 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is seeking nominations for Emir Jaber al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah Prize for Digital Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities with an aim to recognize the outstanding contributions of individuals and organizations in promoting the inclusion; and enhancing the lives of persons with disabilities through the application of digital solutions, resources and technologies. In line with UNESCO’s … [Read more...]

DST Call for Applications: C. V. Raman International Fellowship for African Researchers 2016

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Department of Science and Technology (DST) and Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India (GoI), through the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) have launched the C.V. Raman Fellowship for African Researchers programme under the India-Africa Forum Summit to promote human capacity building through scientific and technological cooperation between Africa and India. This prestigious fellowship is aimed to further strengthen the … [Read more...]

U.S.-India Young Leaders Program: Identifying, Cultivating and Supporting Young Leaders

Deadline: 22 September 2016 The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section in New Delhi is soliciting proposals for a program entitled “U.S.-India Young Leaders Program (U.S.-India YLP)” with an aim to identify, cultivate and support young leaders in both the United States and India who have the potential of becoming future leaders by providing leadership skills and resources to strengthen their engagement with larger civil society. The cohort of 20 American young leaders will travel to India where … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Five Step Guide to Creating U.S.-Indian Partnerships

Deadline: 22 August 2016 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy New Delhi invites applications  to create a communications campaign and materials based on Education USA’s “Five Step Guide” to help connect Indian universities to U.S. accredited universities and colleges. The campaign and materials could reference Education USA’s “Five Steps to U.S. Study” and include information for universities to facilitate preparation, infrastructure development, and program awareness for establishing … [Read more...]

KU Leuven ‘s Specialization Grants: Supporting High-Quality & Innovative Research

Deadline: 30 September 2016 KU Leuven is seeking applications for its Specialization Grants for researchers, offers a wide variety of international master’s programmes, all supported by high-quality, innovative, interdisciplinary research. Aims KU Leuven offering travel grants to researchers from the South. The grants are meant to help the researchers pay for a research visit to Belgium. With this programme, KU Leuven wishes to stimulate South-North exchanges. The programme intends … [Read more...]

Public Affairs Section: Seeking Proposals for Workshop On Trafficking in Persons

Deadline: 22 September 2016 The U.S. Consulate General, Public Affairs Section in Hyderabad is soliciting proposals for a project entitled “Workshop On Trafficking in Persons Amplifying Lessons from Swaraksha Caravan” with an aim to help anti-trafficking activists and state government officials develop campaigns similar to that of the Swaraksha Caravan, but tailored for their own local and regional environment. In 2016, PAS Hyderabad implemented a grant in partnership with the non-governmental … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Seeking Proposals for Viral Videos on Climate Change Project

Deadline: 22 September 2016 The U.S. Consulate General, Public Affairs Section in Hyderabad is soliciting proposals for a project entitled “Viral Videos on Climate Change” with an aim to create and spread awareness on key climate change issues and inspire the viewers to take action to curb climate change. The proposed project will consist of a grantee working in collaboration with a local film director to create a series of 2-3 minute short videos on various aspects of environment and climate … [Read more...]

Apply for CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2016!

Deadline: 31 July 2016 The Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) is currently seeking applications for its International Studies in Poverty Prize 2016 with an aim to recognise works challenging the dominant thinking and knowledge about poverty and providing sound contributions to the eradication and/or prevention of poverty in our world. CROP (Comparative Research Programme on Poverty) was established with a secretariat in Bergen in 1993 in order to promote social science research … [Read more...]

Prince Bernhard Nature Fund: Accepting Proposals to help save Critically Endangered Flora and Fauna

Deadline: 1 September 2016 The Prince Bernhard Nature Fund (PBNF) is currently accepting grant proposals from organizations with an aim to help save critically endangered flora and fauna in the tropical and subtropical regions of Africa, Asia and Latin America. Organizations from other regions can qualify for support if there is a substantial element of partnership with, and strengthening of local partner organizations. The Fund prefers to act as a catalyzer of larger initiatives, and link its … [Read more...]

Adaptation Fund: South-South Cooperation Grants Under Climate Finance Readiness Programme

Deadline: 31 August 2016 The Adaptation Fund Climate Finance Readiness Programme invites applications for its South-South Cooperation Grants aimed at increasing South-South cooperation among accredited National Implementing Entities (NIEs) and those seeking accreditation. Under this activity, developing countries that are Parties to the Kyoto Protocol and do not yet have an accredited NIE may receive support from an accredited NIE in one or more of the following areas: identifying … [Read more...]

Weeden Foundation Grant Programs: Seeking Applications to Protect Biodiversity

Deadline: 5 August 2016 The Weeden Foundation is accepting letter of intents from organizations for its various funding programs in order to protect biodiversity. The Foundation works to protect old-growth forests, expand habitats for endangered species on public and private lands, and link key wildlife corridors. The Weeden Foundation’s primary mission has been to protect biodiversity.  Since its inception, the Foundation has supported international and domestic population stabilization … [Read more...]

Submit your Entries for National Geographic Foundation ‘s World Legacy Award 2016

Deadline: 20 August 2016 The National Geographic Foundation is currently inviting applications for its World Legacy Award 2016 with an aim to support sustainable tourism, including environmental friendly operations, protection of natural and cultural heritage, and support for the well-being of local communities. Award Categories Earth Changers: Recognizing cutting-edge leadership in environmentally friendly business practices and green technology, from renewable energy and water … [Read more...]

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