Deadline: 31 July 2016 The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) along with UN Women is seeking nominations for its GEM-TECH Awards with an aim to celebrate personal or organizational achievements and innovative strategies to advance Gender Equality and Mainstreaming in the area of ICTs. GEM-TECH Awards provides a platform for advancing … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for GEM-TECH Awards 2016! Recognizing Exceptional Work in Accelerating Gender Empowerment
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Deadline: 22 July 2016 Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF) is seeking letter of intent to provide small grants to the projects that are led by women and that help empower women and girls, in grassroots communities. VGIF was founded in 1969 and has funded over 515 projects in 93 countries, focusing on issues ranging from education and … [Read more...] about VGIF Small Grants Program: Seeking Letter of Intent from Grassroot Women-led Projects in Developing Countries
Deadline: 1 February 2017 Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is currently inviting applicants for its Human Rights Essay Award 2017. The Human Rights Essay Award is an annual competition sponsored by the Academy and seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law. The topic for Human rights Essay … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Human Rights Essay Award 2017!
Deadline: 25 September 2016 Nominations are open for Stockholm Water Prize 2017 by Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) with a mission to generate and promote knowledge, solutions and tools leading to water-wise decisions for sustainable development. Thematic Areas Water Governance Transboundary Water Management Climate … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Stockholm Water Prize 2017: Improving the Human Rights and Basic Service
Deadline: 7 September 2016 The Open Society Foundation is seeking applications for its 2016 Open Society Fellowship Programme with an aim 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 … [Read more...] about 2016 Open Society Fellowship Programme: Supporting Fundamental Open Society Challenges
Deadline: 9 October 2016 The Grinnell College is seeking applicants for its 2017 Grinnell Prize. The Grinnell College Innovator for Social Justice Prize, or the Grinnell Prize, directly reflects Grinnell’s historic mission to educate men and women who are prepared in life and work to use their knowledge and their abilities to serve the common … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 International Grinnell Prize of $100,000!
Deadline: 30 September 2016 Nominations are open for the 2016 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize of the French Republic, awarded by the Prime Minister of the French Government in order to reward actions of civil society, individual and collective, for the defense and protection of human rights worldwide. This Prize, which was set … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for the Prize for Human Rights 2016: Protecting Human Rights Worldwide
Deadline: 28 July 2016 The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) seeks applications for its Global Learning for Adaptive Management (GLAM) programme to support adaptive management in DFID and USAID programmes. Adaptive management has gained traction as an approach to improving development interventions by recognising that … [Read more...] about DFID: Global Learning for Adaptive Management (GLAM) Programme
Deadline: 8 September 2016 The Qatar Foundation is seeking applicants for its 2016/2017 WISE Accelerator program with a motive to support the development of innovative projects in the field of education. The WISE Accelerator serves as an intermediary to connect the selected projects to an international network that create opportunities to share … [Read more...] about 2016/2017 WISE Accelerator Program: Supporting Innovative Projects in Fields of Education
Deadline: 16 August 2016 The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from organizations for a program entitled “Legal Education Visiting Scholar Program for Afghanistan” with an aim to provide Afghan law students at the public universities, from both the Law and Politics and Islamic Law (Sharia) … [Read more...] about Bureau of INL Enforcement Affairs: Legal Education Visiting Scholar Program for Afghanistan
Deadline: 31 October 2016 The United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia (United Board) is currently inviting applications for its Institutional Grants Program with an aim to promote whole person education in the tradition of the liberal arts colleges and universities in Asia. Whole person education addresses the varied academic, … [Read more...] about United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia: Institutional Grants Program
Deadline: 31 August 2016 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is currently inviting applications for its Learning City Award 2017 with an aim to encourage and reward progress achieved in developing learning cities around the world. The Award is conferred on cities that have achieved outstanding progress in … [Read more...] about UNESCO Learning City Award 2017: Developing Learning Cities around the World
Deadline: 5 September 2016 The Positive Action for Woman & Girls, in partnership with Every Woman, Every Child is pleased to announce the launch of an Empowering Girls In Emergency Settings (EmGEmS) Prize to address the sexual and reproductive health (SRH) needs of adolescents girls in emergency settings. The Empowering Girls In Emergency … [Read more...] about Positive Action Community Challenges: Empowering Girls in Emergency Settings Prize
Deadline: 28 July 2016 The Waislitz Foundation and Global Citizen are inviting applicants for its Waislitz Global Citizen Award 2016 in order to recognize individual excellence in work to end extreme poverty. Key Areas Global Citizenship: How do you embody and exemplify the values and practices of a Global Citizen? Impact: What is … [Read more...] about Waislitz Global Citizen Award 2016: Recognizing Individual Excellence in Work to End Extreme Poverty
Deadline: 7 September 2016 Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health is currently inviting applications for its NIDCR Small Research Grants for Secondary Analysis of FaceBase Data with an aim to support meritorious research projects that conduct secondary data analyses of these FaceBase datasets relevant to … [Read more...] about National Institutes of Health: NIDCR Small Research Grants for Secondary Analysis of FaceBase Data
Deadline: 5 September 2016 The Transparency International invites applications for its Anti-Corruption Award with an aim to recognise a particular action or initiative undertaken by one or several individuals or organisations and constituting a tangible contribution to the fight against corruption and the mission of the TI movement. Award would … [Read more...] about Transparency International’s Anti-Corruption Award: Recognising Actions Against Corruption Worldwide
Deadline: 15 August 2016 The International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT) is currently inviting proposals for IRCT Centre Support Grants 2016, in order to support rehabilitation centres’ efforts to ensure that torture victims have access to professional and effective treatment. Priority Areas The grant must be used for … [Read more...] about IRCT Centre Support Grants 2016: Supporting Rehabilitation Centres for the Effective Treatment of Torture Victims
Deadline: 13 October 2016 Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health is currently inviting applications for its International Tobacco, and Health Research and Capacity Building Program with an aim to support collaborative research projects that address the health burden of tobacco use in low-and middle-income countries … [Read more...] about National Institutes of Health: Reducing Global Burden of Morbidity and Mortality caused by Tobacco Use
Deadline: 31 October 2016 The Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust awards a number of Grants to Individuals Undertaking Nature Conservation Projects; projects may involve practical habitat or species management, research, training, education, awareness raising or campaigning. Funding Information The Trust awards grants to both UK and overseas … [Read more...] about Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust: Grants to Individuals Undertaking Nature Conservation Projects
Deadline: 31 July 2016 The Japan Water Forum (JWF) accepts applications for its Japan Water Forum Fund 2016 with an aim to support organizations in developing countries addressing the water-related issues at a grassroots level. The selected projects have to be started as soon as the grants are received, which will be the end of November 2016, and … [Read more...] about Japan Water Forum Fund 2016: Supporting Grassroots Organizations in Developing Countries