Deadline: 30 January 2017 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Czech Republic is seeking applications for its three competitions for grants for projects of humanitarian assistance implemented by NGOs and other entities abroad in 2017. Subsidy call for comprehensive crisis response to the serious humanitarian consequences of climate change in local conflict and forced displacement in selected countries in sub-Saharan Africa (Ethiopia, South Sudan, Kenya, Nigeria, Central African Republic). Due … [Read more...] about The Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Czech Republic: Grants for Projects of Humanitarian Assistance implemented by NGOs and Other Entities
Deadline: 29 November 2016 The European Commission-EACEA is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for a programme entitled "Support for Policy Reform Civil Society Cooperation in the field of Youth". Aims Promote the employability of young people, notably through activities that foster the development of competences and skills through non-formal education Foster the empowerment of young people in society, and foster their participation in the decision-making processes … [Read more...] about EC- EACEA Call for Proposals: Support for Policy Reform Civil Society Cooperation in the Field of Youth
Deadline: 14 October 2016 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID), as part of its support to Government of Sierra Leone's (GoSL) efforts to tackle gender inequality, has approved a four year Support to Adolescent Girls Empowerment (SAGE) programme to respond to the multiple and inter-related disadvantages that adolescent girls in Sierra Leone continue to experience and which restrict their life chances. The Support to Adolescent Girls Empowerment programme (BC approved 6th … [Read more...] about DFID: Support to Adolescent Girls Empowerment in Sierra Leone (SAGE-SL)
Deadline: 31 August 2016 UNESCO New Delhi Cluster Office, launches a social media campaign #Science4Sustainability with a Photo Contest on the theme Science for Sustainable Future. The contest is open to nationals of all six UNESCO New Delhi Cluster countries, namely, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka. Launched in September 2015, The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a plan of action for the planet and a transformative vision for a better world. It aims to end … [Read more...] about Apply for UNESCO’s Photo Contest: Science for Sustainable Future!
Deadline: 15 September 2016 HCL Grant (‘The Grant’) invites eligible organizations to strengthen their capacities to strive for transformation in the areas of Education, Health and Environment. The Grant is meant to support such NGOs that reach out to marginalized, isolated and underdeveloped rural communities, and achieve sustainable socio-economic development. The Grant is 100 Crore commitment by HCL over next five years, to recognize NGOs, not only based on the “idea”, but also for their … [Read more...] about HCL Grant: Supporting NGOs working for the Upliftment of Rural India
Deadline: 12 August 2016 Proposals are invited for the Civil Society Fund, which shall be managed by the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector on behalf of the Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties. The Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) are considered to be the backbone of any democratic society. According to the European Commission, Civil Society Organisations (CSO’s) encompasses non-governmental organisations (voluntary organisations), grassroots organisations, … [Read more...] about Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector: Call for Proposals for Civil Society Fund
Deadline: 1 August 2016 The British Council, in partnership with the Department for Culture Media and Sport, has launched the Cultural Protection Fund to support cultural heritage in conflict-affected countries. The objective is to help to create opportunities for economic and social development through building capacity to foster, safeguard and promote cultural heritage in conflict-affected regions overseas. The Fund will support efforts to keep cultural heritage sites and objects safe, … [Read more...] about British Council’s Cultural Protection Fund 2016 – 2020: Protecting Cultural Heritage through Capacity Building
Deadline: 30 June 2016 The Arab Gulf Programme for Development (AGFUND) has announced International Prize in the field of “Empowerment and Social Integration of Refugees and Internally Displaced people”. Prize Objectives AGFUND Prize aims to: Support the distinguished efforts aiming at the promotion and development of the concepts and dimensions of human development. Disseminate the successful project experiences. Highlight the best practices, which aim to improve the living … [Read more...] about AGFUND Call for Nominations: Empowerment and Social Integration of Refugees and Internally Displaced people
Deadline: 25 June 2016 The Institute of International Education (IIE) is currently accepting applications from Syrian youth, both women and men, for a small number of scholarships to Syrian refugee youth for undergraduate university studies at public universities in Jordan. The successful applicants will be awarded scholarships to help enable them to complete their undergraduate degrees, with duration and amount varying based on the needs of the students. Housing will not be included in any of … [Read more...] about IIE University Scholarship Opportunity for Syrian Refugees: From Camps to Campus
Deadline: 30 June 2016 The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) invites applicants for its Refugee program. The program aims to quickly prepare studierfähige refugees to study in Germany and in the location of the university and the university integrate. Program Structure Through the program, the use of student assistants can be promoted, either in self-organized initiatives by student groups or activities, organized by the university support and integration of college-refugees … [Read more...] about DAAD Call for Applications: Integration of Refugees into Studies
Deadline: 29 June 2016 The Office for Victims of Crime is currently inviting applications from states for "Improving Outcomes for Child and Youth Victims of Human Trafficking" with an aim to develop, enhance, and coordinate programs and activities geared toward improving outcomes for child and youth victims of sex and labor trafficking. The purpose of this grant is identifying a state's greatest challenges in addressing trafficking of children and youth and to encourage the development of a … [Read more...] about Office for Victims of Crime: Improving Outcomes for Child and Youth Victims of Human Trafficking
Deadline: 30 June 2016 The EEA Grants and Norway Grants seek proposals for their 5th open call on "Fund for Bilateral Relations at the PL07".The Fund's purpose is to develop partnerships and to facilitate networking, exchange, sharing and transfer of knowledge, technology, experience and best practices between beneficiaries and entities from Donor States (Norway, Iceland, Lichtenstein) and international organisations. Actions taken under the Fund refer to the purpose of the PL07, which is to … [Read more...] about Fund for Bilateral Relations at the PL07 level: Better Adaptation of Health care in Poland.
Deadline: 30 June 2016 Science Foundation Ireland is seeking applications for its Fellowship Programme with an aim to provide successful candidates with the opportunity to develop their career through experiencing first-hand, the diversity of activities carried out by a funding agency. Objectives To provide applicants interested in pursuing a career in research administration for example with an Irish or International funding agency, experience of the duties and activities involved in … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Science Foundation Ireland Fellowship Programme
Deadline: 24 June 2016 Trócaire is seeking applicants for its Irish Grant entitled “Mobilising for Justice Grants Scheme” with an aim to support projects in development education, campaigning and advocacy across the island of Ireland. These projects raise awareness of Ireland’s role in addressing global injustice and poverty. Objectives To educate people regarding the causes of global injustice and poverty and how this relates to Ireland, North and South. To motivate and mobilise … [Read more...] about Mobilising for Justice Grants Scheme: Supporting Projects in Development Education & Advocacy
Deadline: 30 June 2016 The United Nations Foundation is currently inviting applications from select group of U.S.-based journalists for its Press Fellowship with an aim to offer unparalleled opportunities to learn directly from community health workers, reproductive health experts, and government officials. This fellowship will give journalists the opportunity to see the complexities of these challenges first-hand, and also learn about progress made and opportunities for the future. More than … [Read more...] about UN Foundation Press Fellowship: Focusing on Women’s Health and Rights in Uganda
Deadline: 31 July 2016 Arterial Network is seeking applicants from arts organizations for its SHIRIKA programme 2016 with an aim to support the work of arts organizations in Africa by improving the overall health and effectiveness of their processes and systems. The training programme is open to all arts organizations and invites them to share their experiences and challenges with the intention to provide real-time learning and applicable solutions. The programme has been designed as a … [Read more...] about Arterial Network SHIRIKA Programme 2016: Improving the Overall Health and Effectiveness
Deadline: 30 June 2016 The National Research Foundation (NRF) is currently inviting applications for its South Africa/France Protea Joint Call for Proposals with an aim to develop the relationship between the French and South African scientific communities through joint research. The purpose of the co-operative programme is to encourage an exchange between researchers and to develop a synergy between the two scientific communities, thereby developing a durable network. Aims To … [Read more...] about National Research Foundation: Call for Proposals to develop Relationships between French and South African Scientific Communities
Deadline: 30 June 2016 The National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Fonds Wetenschappellijk Onderzoek (FWO) of Flanders, Belgium is currently inviting applications for its South Africa / Fonds Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek Joint Call for Proposals with an aim to support the mobility of researchers, scientists, post-docs and short-term research placements of doctoral students between the two countries to carry out joint research projects. Aims To collaborate on research projects selected … [Read more...] about 2016 South Africa / Fonds Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (FWO) Joint Call for Proposals: Addressing Science and Technological Cooperation
Deadline: 30 June 2016 Nominations are open for 2016 AGFUND International Prize by Arab Gulf Programme for Development (AGFUND) in the field of “Empowerment and Social Integration of Refugees and Internally Displaced people. The AGFUND International Prize is inviting the UN, international and regional organizations, ministries and public institutions, NGOs, universities and research centers around the world. Objectives Support the distinguished efforts aiming at the promotion and … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2016 AGFUND International Prize!
Deadline: 29 June 2016 The National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST), in partnership with The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) is currently inviting applications for its NRF - TWAS Doctoral Scholarship and the NRF - TWAS African Renaissance Doctoral Scholarship. The parties entered into a contractual agreement to support Doctoral scholars from Africa and developing countries who will be funded per annum for a maximum of three (3) years to pursue … [Read more...] about NRF – TWAS Scholarship Programmes: Supporting Doctoral Scholars from Africa and Developing Countries