Stevens Initiative: Grants for Educational Institutions and Non-profit Organizations

Deadline: 13 September 2018 The Stevens Initiative is currently accepting applications for its annual competitions to give grants (also referred to as awards) for educational institutions and non-profit organizations in the United States and the Middle East and North Africa to administer virtual exchange programs between youth in the United States and the Middle East and North Africa. The Initiative opened to fund virtual exchange programs in the United States and the Middle East and North … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 The Aspen Institute is currently inviting applicants for its 2019 New Voices Fellowship that is a year-long media skills, communication and leadership program designed for standout development professionals from the developing world. While the fellowship is non-resident and not full-time, it does require a significant and sustained time commitment as fellows write opinion articles, participate in interviews with local and international media, and speak at … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 15 UNWTO Awards!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are now open for the 15 UNWTO Awards to acknowledge the contribution of institutions - public, private or NGOs - to competitive and sustainable tourism development at the local, national, regional and international levels. The contribution of the awardees is in line with the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism and the principles and Sustainable Development Goals. UNWTO will tentatively announce the awardees of the UNWTO Awards by middle of December 2018 … [Read more...]

Filmmakers Without Borders: Seeking Applications for Filmmaking Grants Programme

Deadline: 1 January 2019 Filmmakers Without Borders is seeking applications for its Filmmaking Grants which support independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives. Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and cultural exchange. Filmmakers Without Borders (FWB) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that is dedicated to empowering the next generation of digital … [Read more...]

The Kectil Program: Mentoring Youth in Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 November 2018 The Kectil Program is inviting highly talented youth in developing countries who have the potential to make a positive difference in their communities and countries. The title "Kectil" refers to the "Knowles Educational and Charitable Trust for International Leadership". The goal of this program is to nurture, network, and mentor youth in developing countries who have the potential to be leaders and make a positive difference in their communities, countries..... and … [Read more...]

Roberto Cimetta Fund: Seeking Applications for TAMTEEN Support Programme

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Roberto Cimetta Fund is seeking applications for TAMTEEN programme to support the strengthening and sustainability of organisations and artists collectives from the Arab world (including Turkey). This funding line aims at strengthening cultural and artistic organisations and/or artists collectives operating in the Arab and Middle Eastern geographical zone  including Turkey) and developing local projects (venues, networks, platforms).They hope through this fund … [Read more...]

WORLDLABS: Seeking Applications for Elevating Ideas Competition

Deadline: 3 September 2018 The WORLDLABS is seeking applications for its Elevating Ideas Competition. WorldLabs’ mission is to help ideas develop and grow by providing the funding, tools and connections needed to thrive. Too many promising entrepreneurial projects fall by the wayside due to lack of resources, help or funding. This is why they created the Elevating Ideas Competition: to give the ability to showcase their idea, find valuable collaborators and gather the supporters applicant … [Read more...]

2018 Call for Projects: UEFA Foundation for Children

Deadline: 14 September 2018 The UEFA Foundation for Children has launched its 2018 call for projects that seek to promote children’s fundamental rights across the globe. In order to achieve those objectives, the foundation establishes programmes involving football or sport in general, either running its own projects or working in partnership with other entities. The foundation may advise, work with or support any organisation or project that has similar goals or seeks to provide development … [Read more...]

PhotogrVphy Grant: 2018 Edition Call for Entries

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Entries are now open for the 2018 Edition of PhotogrVphy Grant to support all photographers from every corner of the world. PhotogrVphy Grant awards $1000 annually to the applicant with the most inspirational photographic idea to support visual project of the artist. They only accept series of photographs which share a common theme and are built as a one consistent project in the following categories: Body, Climate, Daily Life, Experimental, Urban. The Grand Prize … [Read more...]

Weeden Foundation Grant Programs: Inviting Organisations to Protect Biodiversity

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The Weeden Foundation is accepting letter of Inquiry from organizations for its various funding programs in order to protect biodiversity. The Foundation works to protect old-growth forests, expand habitats for endangered species on public and private lands, and link key wildlife corridors. The Weeden Foundation’s primary mission has been to protect biodiversity. Since its inception, the Weeden Foundation has supported international and domestic population … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ConDev’s Student Media Grants!

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applications are now open for ConDev’s Student Media Grants to award up to $5,000 to current students interested in capturing conflict-related issues facing fragile and conflict-affected areas of the world through stunning photography. ConDev—part of Texas A&M University’s Department of Agricultural Economics—works to improve the effectiveness of development programs and policies for conflict-affected and fragile countries through international research, … [Read more...]

NextGen in Franchising Global Competition: Inviting Entrepreneurs from around the World

Deadline: 15 September 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the NextGen in Franchising Global Competition which is a worldwide program that engages millennial entrepreneurs seeking to grow their businesses through the franchise model, and the only business incubator in the world focused on franchising. NextGen is looking to build the next generation of franchise ambassadors. By providing individuals from around the world with networking opportunities, constructive feedback and a closer … [Read more...]

MissionBox Philanthropic Fund: Awarding $2,500 to Honor Animal Activists and Animal Rescues

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The MissionBox Philanthropic Fund is offering one $2,500 (USD or equivalent) grant award for August 2018 to a nonprofit or charity, from anywhere in the world, that provides services in the following areas: animal welfare, activism, rescue or public education about the rights and plight of animals. Qualify for a $2,500 grant for applicant's organization by setting up a MissionBox nonprofit profile with a brief description of their mission and (IMPORTANT!) a photo that … [Read more...]

Apply for The Techfugees Global Challenges 2018!

Deadline: 2 September 2018 Are you developing a tech project aimed at displaced people? Techfugees has defined five main area of focus where tech can have a significant impact: the T5. The Techfugees Global Challenges encompasses all of them. Applications are open for The Techfugees Global Challenges 2018. Focus Areas Access to rights and information Health; Education; Employment; Social inclusion Benefits The 25 selected projects for the grand finale in Paris … [Read more...]

Movies that Matter: Seeking Applications for Start-up & Impact Grants Programme

Deadline: 15 April 2019 Movies that Matter is offering grants to human rights film events in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Eastern Europe, especially in countries with limited resources and freedom of press. These events can take various forms, such as human rights film festivals, LGBT film festivals and mobile cinema projects. Please note that Movies that Matter does not support film production. Types of Grant Start-Up Grant Movies that Matter supports film … [Read more...]

TIMEP: Accepting Applications for Nonresident Fellowship Program

Deadline: 7 September 2018 The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is currently accepting applications for its Nonresident Fellowship Program. TIMEP nonresident fellows contribute to TIMEP’s mission to inform international policymakers and influence global policy discussions on developments in the Middle East and North Africa. The program seeks applicant proposals for nonresident fellows, who will contribute to TIMEP’s mission through development of research, analysis, and policy … [Read more...]

Safari Club International Foundation: Seeking Applications for Large Grants Program

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Safari Club International Foundation is seeking applications for its large grants to contribute to the sustainable management of natural resources or the advancement of constructive wildlife research. Conservation projects are evaluated for their relationship to sustainable use of wildlife, and their ability to work toward maintaining healthy ecosystems and providing quality habitat for all wildlife species. The mission of SCI Foundation is to fund and direct wildlife … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Young Global Leader Program 2020!

Deadline: 31 May 2019 The World Economic Forum is seeking nominations for its programme “Young Global Leader” 2020. The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. It was established in 1971 as a not-for-profit foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. The Forum strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global … [Read more...]

Culture Resource’s Wijhat: Inviting Applicants from Arab Region

Deadline: 15 September 2018 Culture Resource has announced the launch of Wijhat (Destinations), a program that aims to support the travel of artists and cultural actors from the Arab Region to participate in events within the region and internationally, allowing them to present their works to diverse audiences in global, regional and local contexts, to exchange knowledge and expertise with peers, to build their professional capacities, or to produce and develop their artistic works. Wijhat … [Read more...]

2018 GlobalGiving Accelerator Program: Inviting Non-Profits Worldwide to achieve Crowdfunding Success

Deadline: 15 October 2018 GlobalGiving is currently accepting applications from nonprofits for its Giving Season 2018 Accelerator program in order to build skills, access tools, and grow their base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success. The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a virtual training program and crowdfunding campaign that will help to take fundraising to the next level. Following an optional two-week training curriculum, participating organizations must raise at least $5,000 total … [Read more...]