Conquer Cancer Foundation: Seeking Proposals for Career Development Award (CDA)

Deadline: 25 September 2018 The Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) is seeking proposals for its Career Development Award (CDA) to provide research funding to clinical investigators, who have received their initial faculty appointment, as they work to establish an independent clinical cancer research program. This research must have a patient-oriented focus, including a clinical research study and/or translational research involving human subjects. Proposals with a predominant focus on in … [Read more...]

Hilden Charitable Fund: Addressing the Needs of Girls and Women in UK & Developing Countries

Deadline: 11 September 2018 The Hilden Charitable Fund is currently seeking applications to award grants to projects both in the UK and in developing countries with an aim to address disadvantages, notably by supporting causes which are less likely to raise funds from public subscriptions. Priority Areas In the UK: Hilden’s grant making priorities are: Homelessness, Penal Affairs, Asylum Seekers and Refugees, and Community Based initiatives for Disadvantaged Young People Aged 16 to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Core Infrastructure Fund!

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The Open Technology Fund (OTF) is seeking applications for its Core Infrastructure Fund that supports the ‘building block’ technologies, infrastructures, and communities relied upon by digital security and circumvention tools strengthening internet freedom, digital security, and the overall health of the internet. Award information OTF awards are performance-based contracts signed directly with the applicant. Payment is issued on completion of stated … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Accenture’s HealthTech Innovation Challenge!

Deadline: 1 September 2018 Applications are open for HealthTech Innovation Challenge, a part of Accenture’s broader HealthTech Innovation program which will also include acceleration and venture opportunities, innovation labs and more. The program supports technologies and drive creative solutions to improve the way people access and manage healthcare. Thematic Areas The program seeks to solve some of the biggest issues in healthcare by: WELLNESS & PREVENTION Minimizing … [Read more...]

Apply for FINNOVATION Fellowship Program for Impact Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: 15 July 2018 The FINNOVATION Lab has announced the FINNOVATION Fellowship Program for impact entrepreneurs. The Fellowship is a nine month incubator and fellowship program to support impact entrepreneurs who: Are hungry to understand the context and causes behind some of the world’s most pressing problems Are passionate about leveraging an entrepreneurial idea to make a big social or environmental impact Are eager to develop innovative business models to solve problems … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Internet Freedom Fund!

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The Open Technology Fund (OTF) is currently seeking applications for its Internet Freedom Fund, a primary way to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and every-day people living within … [Read more...]

Her Abilities Award: Honoring the Achievements of Women with Disabilities

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Nominations are now open for the Her Abilities Award which is the first global award honoring the achievements of women with disabilities. Her Abilities was launched by Light for the World to honor women with disabilities who achieved greatness in their life or field of work. Categories There are three categories: Health & Education: Women with disabilities from the health or education sector, including but not limited to: teachers, teaching assistants, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for IWMF’s Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists 2018 Round 2!

Deadline: 5 August 2018 International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications for the 2nd round of its 2018 Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists to promote the work and advance the role of women in the news media across the globe is critical to transparency and a diversity of voices. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists. Established with a $4 … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for UNHCR’s Innovation Award!

Deadline: 31 July 2018 Nominations are open for "Innovation Award" to recognize and catalyse creative solutions to improve the lives of refugees, host communities and persons of concern. UNHCR believes innovation is a process of designing, experimenting, and learning and the Award aims to support and showcase NGOs working through this process. The UNHCR Annual Consultations with NGOs Innovation Award (“the Award”) celebrates efforts and achievements that advance the innovative delivery of … [Read more...]

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund: Addressing the Needs of Species Conservation Initiatives

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund that has been established to provide targeted grants to individual species conservation initiatives, recognize leaders in the field and elevate the importance of species in the broader conservation debate. Its focus is global and eligibility for grants will extend to all plant, animal and fungi species conservation efforts, without discrimination on the basis of region or selected … [Read more...]

Applications Open for One Young World’s Politician of the Year Award!

Deadline: 15 July 2018 Applications are open for One Young World’s Politician of the Year Award that is an initiative designed to recognise five outstanding politicians under the age of 35, from anywhere in the world, who are using their positions to have a positive impact young people in their communities and countries. It is the first award to recognise politicians from around the world and the work they are carrying out and will be an annual prize presented to the winners at the One Young … [Read more...]

AmplifyChange Network Grants Round 4: Supporting Multiple Small-to-Medium Sized Civil Society Organisations

Deadline: 31 July 2018 AmplifyChange is currently seeking applications for the 4th round of its Network grants to contribute to the development of stronger and more inclusive movements for Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR). Networks create connections to help like-minded organisations strengthen and coordinate their impact, including finding strengths in diversity. They should be led by southern-based organisations capable of convening and supporting multiple small-to-medium … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Reducing Stigma to Improve HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Deadline: 1 August 2018 The U.S Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its program “Reducing Stigma to Improve HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries”. The overall goals are to understand how to reduce stigma as a factor in HIV transmission, to eliminate or mitigate the aspects of stigma that limit beneficial health outcomes for the infected and at-risk individuals and communities, and … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for the 16th Edition of the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is seeking nominations for the 16th Edition of its UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture with an aim to encourage the  propose qualified candidates who deserve recognition for their literary, scientific or artistic achievements, as well as for their global dissemination of Arab culture – independent of any religious considerations. The purpose of the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture is … [Read more...]

TED Fellows Program 2018: Inviting Extraordinary Thinkers Worldwide

Deadline: 26 August 2018 Applications are open for TED Fellows program 2018 to select a new class of extraordinary thinkers and doers. TED is looking for individuals who have a proven track record of great work in their field and are on the brink of an incredible breakthrough, but need the extra support to get there. The program is looking for individuals from all disciplines, and who have collaborative, kind personalities. The program covers the costs of transportation to and from the TED … [Read more...]

Apply for OFID Development Leaders Scholarship!

Deadline: 20 July 2018 Applications are open for OFID Development Leaders Scholarship which will sponsor 20 young leaders who are active in international development to participate in the One Young World Summit 2018 which takes place in The Hague, Netherlands from 17 - 20 October. The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) is the development finance institution established by the Member States of OPEC in 1976 as a channel of aid to the developing countries. OFID works in cooperation … [Read more...]

MFMC’s Grant Program: Promoting Efforts to Protect the Natural Environment

Deadline: 17 August 2018 The Minor Foundation for Major Challenges (MFMC) is accepting applications from all over the world to fund communication projects which mitigate anthropogenic climate change. MFMC shall support the development of innovative communication strategies that engage people, and that facilitate the transition necessary to prevent dangerous climate changes. Program Goals Promote efforts to protect the natural environment, primarily through the support of national and … [Read more...]

China Residencies: Seeking Proposals for 5th Crystal Ruth Bell Residency

Deadline: 17 July 2018 China Residencies is seeking proposals for its fifth edition of the 'Crystal Ruth Bell Residency' to apply for a fully-funded residency at Red Gate in Beijing for the months of November and December 2018. Whether applicants are a farmer, a cook, an artist, a food scientist, a culinary critic or historian, a guerrilla gardener, ethnographer, nomadic food truck entrepreneur, a writer, a poet, dancer, filmmaker, photographer, journalist, urban planner, nutritionist, or any … [Read more...]

Wellcome Foundation: Seeking Applications for Public Engagement Fund

Deadline: 11 September 2018 The Wellcome Foundation is seeking applications for its Public Engagement Fund that enable individuals and organisations to use creative approaches in engaging the public with health research. Benefits salaries fees for other people who are essential to the proposal, such as consultants and artists the costs of temporary replacement staff to enable a person who already has a salary to allocate time to work on the project the costs of promoting access … [Read more...]

Apply for Carole Stone Foundation Scholarship 2018!

Deadline: 18 July 2018 The One Young World is seeking applications for its Carole Stone Foundation Scholarship 2018. They are delighted to announce that longstanding One Young World Counsellor, Carole Stone CBE, will again sponsor a young leader to participate in the One Young World Summit this year in The Hague. Carole believes that connecting people, exchanging ideas and building friendships around the world is essential to help make a fairer society. Benefits Access to the One Young … [Read more...]