Latest Grants, Funding Opportunities and Resources in Kenya

Latest grant, funding opportunities and other resources including call for proposals, request for proposals, call for applications in Kenya.

Call for Proposals: UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women

Deadline: 5 December 2017 The UN Trust Fund has launched 2017 Call for Proposals for its 21st grants cycle to support civil society organizations that qualify for funding under the three programmatic areas of its 2015-2020 Strategy. The ultimate vision of the UN Trust Fund is a world without violence against women and girls that is aligned with international human rights standards and humanitarian law of which gender equality and the elimination of all forms of violence and discrimination … [Read more...]

Hivos Call for Concept Notes: Creative Expression in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania

Deadline: 15 November 2017 Hivos is currently seeking concept notes from artistic collectives, creative hubs and groups of content creators working on creative and cultural content production in East Africa. The funding support is geared towards supporting independent content production as a way of contributing to more independent, self-sufficient initiatives that reach larger audiences. This open call is directed at initiatives currently based in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Besides artistic … [Read more...]

Apply for Global Undergraduate Exchange Program!

Deadline: 31 December 2017 World Learning on behalf of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is seeking applications for its Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) that brings future leaders to the U.S. to experience the U.S. educational system, share their culture, and explore U.S. culture and values. Global UGRAD provides one semester scholarships to outstanding undergraduate students from around the world for non-degree full-time study … [Read more...]

Department of Health and Human Services: Global Infectious Disease Research Administration Development Award for Low-and Middle-Income Country Institutions

Deadline: 31 July 2020 The Department of Health and Human Services is seeking applications from research institutions in low- to middle-income countries (LMIC) for its Global Infectious Disease Research Administration Development Award. The department seeks to provide senior administrators from these institutions with advanced training in the management of NIH grants. The ultimate goal is to improve oversight of NIAID grant awards and compliance with NIH funding policies and Federal research … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: ARASA 2018 Training of Trainers (ToT) Programme

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Are you passionate about making a change in your community? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of key populations and people living with HIV or TB? Are you committed to advocating for a human rights-based response to HIV, TB and sexual and reproductive health? Do you wish you had the knowledge and tools to strengthen your advocacy work for a rights-based response to HIV, TB and sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR)? If yes then apply for ARASA … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for European Outdoor Conservation Association Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) is seeking applications from eligible non-profit organizations for its funding program to implement conservation projects in any country around the world except North America. The outdoor sector and the millions of people who enjoy the great outdoors are active champions for the conservation of nature and wild places. Funding Information Available grants of up to €30,000 to implement a conservation … [Read more...]

JASSO: Seeking Applications for Follow-up Research Fellowship

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Japan Student Services Organization (“JASSO”) provides the Follow-up Research Fellowship for Former International Students in Japan to researchers who have previously come to study in Japan from a developing country, region, etc., and are currently active in education, research, or government in their home country, region, etc. The fellowship extends to those researchers an opportunity to conduct short-term research with academic advisors at universities (except … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation!

Deadline: 13 January 2018 Applications are open for the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships (PBS) which is awarded to individuals from developing/emerging economies (East and South) who wish to pursue formal studies or mid-career professional training in the field of nature conservation. The aim of the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation (PBS) is to provide financial support to individuals wishing to pursue short-term professional training or formal studies that will help … [Read more...]

U.S Embassy in Kolonia: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Competition

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The U.S Embassy in Kolonia is seeking proposals for its 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Competition to support the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country. AFCP was established to help countries preserve cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. respect for other cultures. The … [Read more...]

Nestlé Foundation’s Research Grants: Supporting Research in Human Nutrition in LICs and LMICs

Deadline: 10 January 2018 The Nestlé Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants program to initiate and support research in human nutrition with public health relevance in low-income and lower middle-income countries. The results of the research projects should ideally provide a basis for implementation and action which will lead to sustainable effects in the studied populations as generally applicable to the population at large. They should also enable institution … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Village Capital Fintech Africa Program 2018!

Deadline: 24 November 2017 Village Capital, collaboration with PayPal is seeking applications for its Fintech Africa program 2018. Financial technology (fintech) services like peer-to-peer mobile payments have made financial services much more accessible and brought millions of unbanked and underbanked Africans closer to the formal economy. Moving beyond the initial success stories in major markets of fintech innovation like Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa, and also seen expansion of products … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Dalai Lama Fellowship 2018!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Applications are open for Dalai Lama Fellowship 2018 that offers emerging leaders a rigorous, interdisciplinary program on ways to be a different kind of leader, a leader that connects and cares for self, extends genuine compassion to others, and works for our common humanity. Fellows cultivate practices in mind training for increasing self-awareness, self-care and resilience, for connecting with others and working across differences, and in building solutions for … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Cycle 7 Grant Program!

Deadline: 12 January 2018 Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) has launched a Call for Pre-Proposals for its Cycle 7 grant program with an aim to leverage USG scientific investment in R&D to support USAID’s development goals in priority countries. This cycle marks the return of the program's Open Call for proposals from all eligible countries on a wide range of development-related fields, including biodiversity, agriculture, environment, clean energy, disaster … [Read more...]

Magraret McNamara Education Grants: Inviting Women from Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 January 2018 Applications are open for Magraret McNamara Education Grants (formerly known as MMMF) that will reward exceptional women from developing countries, that are enrolled as full-time students for the following academic term in accredited universities in the United States and Canada, have demonstrated financial need and are committed to working for the well-being of women and children. MMEG’s mission is to assist women from developing countries who are pursuing their … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: 2018 Talent Programme

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Talent for Governance programme is inviting applicants for its "2018 Talent Programme" to support young people by providing opportunities for knowledge exchange and training so that they can develop their skills and realise their ambitions. In many parts of the world, local civil servants work under difficult circumstances. The communities for which they work are characterised by widespread poverty, a lack of basic services, high unemployment rates and environmental … [Read more...]

EU funding for Sub-Saharan Africa: Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, and Nigeria

The National Indicative Programmes 2014-2020 by the European Commission  The NIPs were developed by the EC in conjunction with the national governments of receiving countries and provide six-year strategic plans (2014-2020) for sustainable development cooperation. Per country, three ‘focal sectors’ were selected that are deemed priority development areas, including the indicative funding amount. The NIPs provide great policy guidelines for NGOs in need of EU funding for their projects. … [Read more...]

ICATCH Call for Proposals: Improving Child Health in Low-Income and Lower-Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 28 November 2017 The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section on International Child Health (SOICH) is seeking proposals for its International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) program which is designed for pediatricians and other health workers in low- and lower-middle income countries who need financial and advisory support to plan and implement a project or program that improves child health, or increases children’s access to health care. ICATCH grants emphasize: … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Georg Forster Research Award!

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation is inviting researchers for its Georg Forster Research Award recognising renowned academics from the developing and transition countries. The objective of the Georg Forster Research Award is to honour the recipients’ life’s work to date. Award winners are invited to conduct a research project of their own choosing in Germany in close collaboration with a specialist colleague. Benefits The award amount totals €60,000. In … [Read more...]

Applications Open for MasterCard Foundation’s Fund for Young African Artists!

Deadline: 15 November 2017 The MasterCard Foundation is seeking applications for its program entitled "Young African Artists" for reproduction in print and digital publications that will communicate the dynamism and diversity of African youth. The Foundation is inviting young visual artists (ages 18–35) who live or do most of their work in Africa. The MasterCard Foundation is an independent, private foundation headquartered in Canada. The Foundation's work, which focuses on Africa, aims to … [Read more...]

Stop TB Partnership: Call for Proposals for TB REACH Wave 6

Deadline: 28 November 2017 The Stop TB Partnership is currently seeking proposals for its TB REACH Wave 6 program in order to fund innovative ideas to improve TB service delivery. The Stop TB Partnership is leading the way to a world without tuberculosis (TB), a disease that is curable but still kills three people every minute. Founded in 2001, the Partnership's mission is to serve every person who is vulnerable to TB and ensure that high-quality diagnosis , treatment and care is available to … [Read more...]