Deadline: 6 December 2016 International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications from women journalists from all over the world for its reporting trip to Tanzania and Rwanda from February 17 – 28, 2017. Both groups of reporting Fellows will begin their trip in Nairobi, Kenya, where they will complete orientation and a three-day … [Read more...] about IWMF Tanzania and Rwanda Reporting Fellowships: Inviting Women Journalists across the World
Latest Grants and Resources in Japan
View the latest grants and resources for NGOs, companies, startups and individuals in Japan.
Deadline: 15 December 2016 The world has solutions to poverty. Can you distribute them to those in need? If supported, can you solve the problem and provide effective poverty solutions to millions of lives by providing access to proven energy, education, health, and other interventions? Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the … [Read more...] about The D-Prize: Expanding Access to Poverty-alleviation Solutions in the Developing World
Deadline: 1 March 2017 The Open Society Fellowship is seeking applications to support individuals pursuing innovative and unconventional approaches to fundamental open society challenges. The fellowship funds work that will enrich public understanding of those challenges and stimulate far-reaching and probing conversations within the Open Society … [Read more...] about Open Society Fellowship: Supporting Individuals Pursuing Innovative Approaches to Fundamental Open Society Challenges
Deadline: 7 December 2016 Fellows are invited for "The Access to Energy Journalism Fellowship (AEJF)" with an aim to select fellows from around the world to share stories of energy poverty and innovation. The goals of the AEJF are twofold: First, it is intended to support journalism on energy access that will have an impact on local public … [Read more...] about 2016/2017 Access to Energy Journalism Fellowship: A Global Collaborative Journalism Project
Deadline: 25 November 2016 The SEAMEO Secretariat and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT) in cooperation with UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education are accepting applications for its 2016 SEAMEO-Japan Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Award, with the theme of “Saving … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 2016 SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award for Southeast Asian Countries
Deadline: 18 December 2016 Applications are open for 2017 Humanity in Science Award which is an international research prize established to recognize an innovative and altruistic scientific breakthrough (by an individual, team or company) that can have a positive impact on people’s health and wellbeing. The Humanity in Science Award will be … [Read more...] about Humanity in Science Award 2017: Recognizing Altruism and Innovation Worldwide
Deadline: 30 November 2016 Toshiba International Foundation (TIFO) is currently seeking applications for its grant program to contribute to enhanced international understanding of japan by promoting cultural exchanges, including the organization and sponsorship of symposia and seminars. Project Categories TIFO supports projects that promote … [Read more...] about Toshiba International Foundation Grant 2017: Promoting Cultural Exchanges in Japan
Deadline: 3 January 2017 The McCourtney Institute for Democracy at Penn State University is accepting nominations for the 2017 Brown Democracy Medal to bring attention to the best new work being done by individuals or organizations to advance democracy in the United States and around the globe. Penn State alumni Larry and Lynne Brown have made a … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 Brown Democracy Medal! Recognizing Best Innovations to Advance Democracy
Deadline: 1 February 2017 The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is currently accepting applications for its Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme to provide funding, expert advice, and support to security-relevant activities jointly developed by a NATO member and partner country. SPS Programme is a policy tool that enhances … [Read more...] about North Atlantic Treaty Organization: Inviting Applicants for Science for Peace and Security Programme
Deadline: 28 February 2017 Action For Nature (AFN), a non-profit organization, is currently inviting young people ages 8 to 16 for its International Young Eco-Hero Awards to recognize and reward the successful individual environmental initiatives. AFN encourages young people around the world to carry out individual environmental action … [Read more...] about Action for Nature’s Eco-Hero Awards 2017: Rewarding Environmental Initiative around the World
Deadline: 15 December 2016 The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism, an initiative of the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism is currently accepting applications for its McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism with an aim to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the global … [Read more...] about Applications Open for McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism Worldwide!
Deadline: 15 December 2016 The Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs’ (OES) Office of Science and Technology Cooperation at the Department of State is pleased to announce the Notice of Funding Opportunity for Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) projects. GIST empowers young innovators in low … [Read more...] about Global Innovation through Science and Technology Program: Empowering Young Innovators in LMICs
Deadline: 30 November 2016 The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) is seeking applications from eligible non-profit organizations to implement projects based on conservation. The EOCA’s mission is to support valuable conservation work by raising funds from within the European Outdoor sector and promoting care and respect for wild … [Read more...] about European Outdoor Conservation Association Grants: Implementing Projects based on Conservation
Deadline: 6 February 2017 Do you know an individual or group who are selflessly devoting their time to support people forced to flee their homes? If yes, then nominate someone today for UNHCR’s Nansen Refugee Award 2017. UN Refugee Agency is looking for the next unsung hero who supports displaced people. The UN Refugee Agency’s (UNHCR) Nansen … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for UNHCR’s Nansen Refugee Award 2017!
Deadline: Ongoing The Rotary Foundation is seeking applications for its Global grants with an aim to support large international activities with sustainable, measurable outcomes. The mission of The Rotary Foundation is to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of … [Read more...] about Rotary Global Grants: Supporting Large International Activities with Sustainable, Measurable Outcomes
Deadline: 31 January 2017 TRACE is currently accepting submissions for the 2017 Prize for Investigative Reporting. The award recognizes reporting that uncovers business bribery with the goal of increasing commercial transparency. TRACE International is a non-profit business association that pools resources to provide members with anti-bribery … [Read more...] about TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting: Uncovering Commercial Bribery Worldwide
Deadline: 18 January 2017 Global Health Corps is inviting applicants for its fellowship program. The Global Health Corps is a community of leaders united by the belief that health is a human right. Its fellows are highly effective and empathetic systems thinkers with diverse backgrounds, expertise and stories. The GHC mission is to mobilize a … [Read more...] about Apply for Global Health Corps Fellowship 2017-2018!
Deadline: 7 December 2016 Applications are open for The Gates Cambridge Scholarship Programme that was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge, this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university. Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from … [Read more...] about Gates Cambridge Scholarship Program: Building Global Network of Future Leaders Improving the Life of Others
Deadline: 17 January 2017 Qatar Foundation is currently inviting applications for the 2017 WISE Awards to recognize and promote six successful innovative projects that are addressing global education challenges and that have demonstrated a transformative impact on communities and societies. The WISE Awards recognize successful, innovative … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 WISE Awards Program! Promoting Innovative Projects addressing Global Education Challenges
Deadline: 1 December 2016 The Visegrad Standard Grant invites non-governmental civil-society and civil society organizations (NGOs and CSOs), municipalities, schools and other public institutions to submit grant proposals for its Standard Grant worth €6,001 and above. The grants can be requested for minimum 12 months period. Project … [Read more...] about Visegrad Standard Grant Program for NGOs, CSOs and Other Public Institutions