Deadline: 27 December 2016 The Department for International Development is seeking concept notes for its program entitled “Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC) aims to support interventions for highly marginalised, adolescent girls who are out of school (either because they have never attended school or have dropped out without gaining a basic education). DFID’s Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC) fund was launched in 2012, which aims to support over a million of the world’s poorest girls to … [Read more...] about DFID’s Girls’ Education Challenge: Leave No Girl Behind
Deadline: 27 December 2016 The Department for International Development is seeking concept notes for its program entitled “Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC) that aims to support interventions for highly marginalised, adolescent girls who are out of school (either because they have never attended school or have dropped out without gaining a basic education). The overall objective of the LNGB funding window is to support out-of-school adolescent girls, aged between 10 and 19, who have dropped … [Read more...] about DFID’s Girls’ Education Challenge: Leave No Girl Behind
Deadline: 10 November 2016 Entries are open for FundsforNGOs "Great Proposals Contest 2016" that is open for local NGOs, international organizations and networks. The goal of the contest is to both showcase select proposals to FundsforNGOs users – thereby sharing best practices – as well as increase awareness of FundsforNGOs tools and services amongst NGOs around the world. The contest is simple and quick to participate. You only need to fill out a small application form and submit any of your … [Read more...] about FundsforNGOs Great Proposals Contest 2016: A Chance to win US $500 small grant for your NGO
Deadline: 27 September 2016 IUCN has launched a call for proposals for its GEF-funded ‘The Restoration Initiative (TRI)’ Child Project in Myanmar. Approved by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council in July 2016, the project will be implemented by GEF Partner Agency, IUCN. The overall TRI Programme goal is to contribute to the restoration and maintenance of critical landscapes to provide global environmental benefits and enhanced resilient economic development and livelihoods, in support … [Read more...] about IUCN Call for Proposals: The Restoration Initiative (TRI)’ Child Project in Myanmar
Deadline: 3 October 2016 The Elton John AIDS Foundation in partnership with the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and UNAIDS, is seeking applications for the LGBT Fund that will offer two types of funding opportunities for CBOs working with LGBT people. The opportunities are: Small Rapid Response Grants Larger Deep Engagement Grants. The LGBT Fund seeks to improve access to HIV and STI prevention, care and treatment information and services for LGBT people in … [Read more...] about Elton John AIDS Foundation: LGBT Fund
Deadline: 15 September 2016 The African Media Initiative is inviting applications for the Second Edition of the Zimeo Excellence in Media Awards. AMI is an umbrella organisation that brings media owners together and seeks to find solutions to perennial problems facing the industry such as the lack of financing and solid business models, as well as difficulties in accessing the advertising market or even just good Internet connectivity. The organisation also aims to spur better journalism … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Zimeo Excellence in Media Awards by African Media Initiative
Deadline: 20 September 2016 The Wellcome Trust invites applications for the Research Awards for Health Professionals offering them the opportunity to carry out humanities or social science research, in any area of health. Benefits An award will not usually be above £300,000. Support includes: a basic salary (determined by your host organisation) personal removal expenses research expenses Eligibility Criteria One can apply for a Research Award if thry've completed … [Read more...] about Wellcome Trust Research Awards for Health Professionals
Deadline: 31 July 2016 The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) is currently inviting applications for its Graduate Scholarship (MS and PhD) in agriculture and related fields for Academic Year 2017-2018. Focus Areas Social Inclusion Strengthening of Value Chains and Agribusiness Commodity Systems Integration of small-scale farmers into commercial food systems Food and Nutrition Security Productivity-enhancing innovations … [Read more...] about SEARCA Graduate Scholarship for Southeast Asians: Studying in Agriculture & Related Sciences
Deadline: 31 July 2016 The East African Community Secretariat (EACS) in collaboration with the Regional Dialogue Committee (RDC), in partnership with GIZ is currently inviting applications for its Incubator for Integration and Development in East Africa (IIDEA) which incubates small-scale regional integration projects, proposed and implemented by civil society, private sector and other interest groups in East Africa. It is cross border in nature, with projects expected to involve at least two … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Incubator for Integration and Development in East Africa (IIDEA)
Deadline: 29 July 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for 2016 N-Peace Awards with an aim to support women’s leadership for peace and social cohesion in Asia. Eligibility Criteria I: Untold Stories – women transforming their communities (one from each country) Women from the Philippines, Afghanistan, Indonesia, Nepal, Myanmar, Sri Lanka or Pakistan are eligible. Must be aged 30 years or older and must not have previously won an N-Peace Award. Must uphold the values of gender … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 2016 N-Peace Awards!
Deadline: 30 July 2016 The AmplifyChange is currently inviting applicants from eligible organisations for its Strengthening grants with an aim to support and strengthen the work of small to medium civil society organisations, partnerships and coalitions who are operating at the local, community, district or national level. Strengthening grants are also intended to help strengthen the organisational and technical capacity of groups. Priority Areas Ending Unsafe Abortion Gender-Based … [Read more...] about AmplifyChange Strengthening Grants: Strengthening the work of Small to Medium Civil Society Organisations
Deadline: 28 July 2016 The Young Professionals for Agricultural Development (YPARD) Nepal invites Nepalese youth between 18-40 years to participate in the Youth’s Grant Writing Skills Enhancement. The workshop will encourage professionals to enhance the quality of grant and technical writing. This will also help to increase knowledge and skills in planning strategy for new business plan and collaboration with donor agencies and partner organizations. The workshop will take place from 1-2 … [Read more...] about YPARD Nepal Calls for Workshop: Youth’s Grant Writing Skills Enhancement
Deadline: 31 July 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for ASEAN Impact Challenge, a challenge designed for impact-driven social innovators and entrepreneurs within the ASEAN region. The challenge is open to innovations with the potential and capacity to develop and scale, while providing long-term solutions and impact on pressing community, social and environmental issues around the theme of Innovations for Urban Impact. Two innovations from each ASEAN country with a proven innovation and … [Read more...] about Applications Open for ASEAN Impact Challenge
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...] about Call for Applications: TWAS Grants for Scientific Meetings in Developing Country
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...] about Apply for CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2016!
Deadline: 5 August 2016 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking proposals from eligible entities for a program entitled "Global Fund HIV Grant" with an aim to seek partners to work as sub-Recipients for community outreach for HIV and AIDS programme for UNDP as principal recipient of Global Fund HIV Grant in Angola. The Global Fund is a financing mechanism that provides funding to countries to support programs that prevent, treat and care for people with HIV and AIDS, … [Read more...] about UNDP: Seeking Proposals for Global Fund HIV Grant Programme
Deadline: 30 July 2016 The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is seeking applicants for its Young African Entrepreneurs Competition 2016. The Young African entrepreneurs deserve every opportunity to be supported to succeed in their business ventures; they also deserve the opportunity to be heard, exposed and supported to increase their social capital and network horizon. The focus of this competition is on innovation in agribusiness, other innovations, … [Read more...] about Apply for the Young African Entrepreneurs Competition 2016
Deadline: 30 July 2016 The Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) is currently inviting applications for Capacity Building Program in Africa, the program will be implemented by the Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) and the Mainyoito Pastoralists Integrated Development Organization (MPIDO). REDD+ is the acronym used to describe an agenda for reducing emissions from deforestation; reducing emissions from forest degradation; foster conservation; sustainable management of forests; … [Read more...] about MPIDO: Capacity Building and Awareness Raising Actions on REDD+ in Africa
Deadline: 25 July 2016 Are you aged between 16-30? Are you interested in engaging with political decision-makers in a reflection on how education and democracy can reinforce each other and address the risks of new social divides? Are you actively involved in civil society Democracy initiatives? Are you ready to share own challenges faced in relation to education and learning? Then apply for World Forum for Democracy 2016. The Joint Council on Youth along with the Council of Europe, through the … [Read more...] about Apply for World Forum for Democracy 2016!
Deadline: 28 July 2016 The European Commission is seeking proposals from eligible entities for a program entitled "Improving SME access to public procurement" with an aim to contribute to improving SMEs participation in tenders, especially across borders, through actions of intermediate organisations supporting SME's participations in public procurement. The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME), acting under the powers delegated by the European Commission, manages … [Read more...] about European Commission: Improving SMEs’ access to Public Procurement