Apply for UNDP’s ‘16 x 16’ Initiative Program 2019

Deadline: 19 April 2019 Applications are open for UNDP's ‘16 x 16’ initiative Program 2019 which is a new global initiative, supported by the Government of Italy, as part of UNDP’s Youth Global Programme for Sustainable Development and Peace (Youth-GPS), to recognize and support 16 youth-led organisations, movements or networks that promote Sustainable Development Goal 16 (SDG16). It is also a contribution to the implementation of the United Nations Youth Strategy, Youth 2030. Aims … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: 2020 Millennium Technology Prize

Deadline: 31 July 2019 The Technology Academy Finland (TAF) is currently seeking nominations for its Millennium Technology Prize 2019. The Prize is Finland’s tribute to innovations for a better life. The Millennium Technology Prize highlights the extensive impact of science and innovations on the well-being of society. The Prize is one million euros, and it is awarded every two years by Technology Academy Finland (TAF). The Millennium Technology Prize, first awarded in 2004, was … [Read more...]

U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program for Lesotho

Deadline: 31 May 2019 U.S. Embassy Maseru Special Projects Office is pleased to announce an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that are community-initiated and involving schools, clinics, co-operatives, associations, training, or community improvement projects. The U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) program is a grass-roots assistance program that allows U.S. embassies to respond quickly to local requests for small community-based … [Read more...]

The Other Foundation seeking Applications for Grants from Individuals or Organizations in Southern African Countries

Deadline: 3 May 2019 The Other Foundation is seeking applications for grants from individuals or organizations in thirteen eligible southern African countries to support work that advances or defends the freedom, equality, and social inclusion of homosexual and bisexual women and men, and transgender and intersex people. The thirteen eligible countries from which grant applications will be accepted are Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, … [Read more...]

AWDF announces Call for Proposals for 2019 World AIDS Day Celebration

Deadline: 24 April 2019 For the 2019 World AIDS Day celebrations, African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) has announced a call for proposals to award grants to African women’s organisations and groups to support innovative activities that will strengthen the leadership and voices of women and girls with disabilities in the HIV and AIDS response. AWDF will support activities led by young women with disabilities, activities that highlights the needs of women and girls with disabilities … [Read more...]

AWDF inviting Great Ideas for 16 Days Campaigns focused on African Women’s Rights in the Workplace

Deadline: 24 April 2019 To commemorate the 16 Days of Activism to end Gender-based violence this year, the African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) is awarding grants to women’s rights organisations raising awareness, building campaigns and mobilizing women workers to demand for their rights and an end to violence in the world of work. AWDF will therefore, support women’s rights organisations and groups employing innovative approaches, methodologies, tools and resources that show positive … [Read more...]

Apply for ICERI2019 (12th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation)

Deadline: 11 July 2019 Applicants are invited to participate in ICERI2019 (12th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation) that will be held on the 11th, 12th and 13th of November 2019 in Seville (Spain). This conference will be the best opportunity to present and share experiences in the fields of Education, Research and Innovation in a multicultural and enriching atmosphere. Every year, ICERI brings together over 700 delegates from 80 different … [Read more...]

ALC announces Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women 2019-2020

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The African Leadership Centre (ALC) is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women for 2019/2020. This Fellowship is an intellectual and financial award to those who are able to portray convincing demonstrable or potential capacity to bring about intellectual, policy or other change in their field. The Fellowship is a postgraduate non-degree programme and does not lead to an academic qualification. The ALC … [Read more...]

Spencer Foundation’s Large Research Grants on Education Program

Deadline: 20 June 2019 The Spencer Foundation is seeking applications for its Large Research Grants on Education Program to support education research projects that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. Funding Information The budgets ranging from $125,000 up through $500,000 and for projects durations of one to five years. Eligibility Criteria Principal Investigators (PIs) and Co-PIs applying for a Large Research Grant on Education must have an … [Read more...]

Antipode Foundation Seeking Applications for International Workshop Awards

Deadline: 31 May 2019 The Antipode Foundation is seeking applications for its International Workshop Awards to support radical geographers holding events (including conferences, workshops, seminar series, summer schools and action research meetings) that further radical analyses of geographical issues and engender the development of a new and better society. The Antipode Foundation will explicitly privilege applicants and initiatives from historically under-represented groups, regions, … [Read more...]

2019 Spencer Foundation’s Conference Grant Program

Deadline: 31 May 2019 The Spencer Foundation is seeking applications for its Conference Grant Program that provides support to scholars for small research conferences and focused symposia. This program is intended to bring together researchers whose substantive knowledge, theoretical insight, and methodological expertise can be assembled in ways that build upon and advance best practices in education research. Funding Information This grant program supports conference proposals with … [Read more...]

Spencer Foundation’s Small Research Grant Program to Support Education Research Projects

Deadline: 1 July 2019 The Spencer Foundation is accepting applications for its Small Research Grants Program to support education research projects that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. The Spencer Foundation has been a leading funder of education research since 1971 and is the only national foundation focused exclusively on supporting education research. Funding Information The budgets up to $50,000 for projects ranging from one to five … [Read more...]

BBVA Foundation inviting Biophilia Award for Environmental Communication

Deadline: 30 May 2019 BBVA Foundation is inviting applicants for its Biophilia Award for Environmental Communication to recognize the work of professionals and organizations in any country that have contributed exceptionally to improving public understanding and awareness of ecological issues, through the dissemination of scientific knowledge and by opening up new perspectives on nature from any disciplinary angle. Award Information One annual award will be given comprising 100,000 … [Read more...]

Funding Opportunity for Projects to Combat Trafficking in Persons Outside of the United States

Deadline: 3 May 2019 The Department of State Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) announces an open competition for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 projects to combat trafficking in persons outside of the United States. The FY 2019 programming priorities below are listed by geographic region and outline specific TIP Office project objectives by country or sub-region. Priorities were developed by reviewing recent TIP Report tier rankings and human trafficking trends; … [Read more...]

Women Photograph Grant Program to Promote Gender Diversity Worldwide

Deadline: 15 May 2019 Applications are open for Women Photograph Grant Program which aims to promote gender diversity within professional photojournalism and elevate the work and the voices of female visual journalists. Through funding and mentorship, this grant will support an ongoing documentary project from a professional photojournalist who has demonstrated a long-term commitment to their story. Additional consideration will be given to applicants who evince a personal connection to … [Read more...]

Atlas Corps Fellowship for Global Leaders working in the Communications and Marketing Field

Deadline: 15 August 2019 Atlas Corps is currently inviting emerging global leaders working in the communications and marketing field to apply for Fellowships in the United States. Atlas Corps engages talented professionals committed to working on social issues in 12-18 month, professional fellowships at organizations to learn best practices, build organizational capacity, and return home to create a network of global leaders. Fellows serve at Host Organizations working on issues that … [Read more...]

USIP announces Grant Competition on Reconciliation in Peacebuilding for Academic Institutions and Nonprofit Organizations Worldwide

Deadline: 19 April 2019 The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) has announced a Request for Proposals (RFPs) for Grant Competition on Reconciliation in Peacebuilding with an aim to increase the overall understanding of reconciliation as an approach for peacebuilding through six research questions that pertain to timing, process design, local inclusion, support mechanisms, other peacebuilding approaches, and impact. USIP seeks research and innovative approaches that develop guiding … [Read more...]

Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Inviting Applicants around the World

Deadline: 1 October 2019 The International Pediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA) is inviting applicants for its Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship, who treat children with kidney disease in developing countries and the hard to reach areas of the world. The Program provides fellows with extensive, hands-on training at IPNA training centers that are located around the world. Through the multiplier effect—similar to a train the trainer model—one IPNA Fellowship can impact thousands of children and … [Read more...]

2019 D-Prize to Recognise New Entrepreneurs who Increase Access to Proven Poverty Interventions

Deadline: 12 May 2019 Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges? If yes, then apply for the D-Prize 2019. Applications are open for the D-Prize to recognise new entrepreneurs who increase access to proven poverty interventions. The world has already invented ways to end poverty, yet the best interventions are not being distributed at mass-scale. D-Prize Challenges Girl’s Education Sugar daddy awareness challenge Agriculture … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for 2019 Research Grant Program

Deadline: 1 August 2019 The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation is accepting applications for its 2019 Research Grant Program. The foundation welcomes proposals from any of the natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression. Highest priority is given to research that can increase understanding and amelioration of urgent problems of violence and aggression in the modern … [Read more...]

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