Threatened Species Grants Program: Inviting CSOs Engaged in Conservation

Deadline: 11 November 2018 IUCN’s SOS – Save Our Species is accepting proposals for “Threatened Species Grants” to enable and support CSOs engaged in the conservation of selected threatened species to carry out sustainable survival measures at local level to protect the species, their habitat and to improve the livelihoods of the people who depend on them. This call is issuing for Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to submit proposals targeting the conservation of any of the ten species … [Read more...]

National Geographic’s Conservation Technologies Grant: New Methods of Monitoring Ecosystem Health

Deadline: 9 January 2019 National Geographic is seeking proposals from around the world that will advance breakthrough technologies to scale National Geographic’s efforts to explore, visualize, understand, and ultimately protect the planet. The goal of this RFP is to create novel tools and technologies to monitor ecosystem health. In the same way that human health is monitored in real time (e.g., thermometer, MRI, blood pressure), environmental diagnostic monitoring techniques are needed to … [Read more...]

The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation: Seeking Applications to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline: 1 January 2019 The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation is seeking applications to protect natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and promote public health in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. The foundation supports projects that demonstrate local leadership and promote professional development in the conservation, agricultural, and health sciences; develop the capacity of local organizations; and address a particular problem or … [Read more...]

Top Open Grant Opportunities on ‘Environment and Wildlife Conservation Projects’- October 2018

Take a look at some of the top grant opportunities open during the month of October 2018 in the areas of Environment and Wildlife Conservation. Submit Applications for Weeden Foundation Grant Programs to Protect Biodiversity! Deadline: 1 February 2019 The Weeden Foundation is accepting applications 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 … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Colombo: 2019 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Program

Deadline: 23 November 2018 The U.S. Embassy Colombo has announced the call for abstracts for the 2018 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) large grants program. AFCP will recommend for funding those projects that address one or more of the following ECA Bureau strategic goals: U.S. treaty or bilateral agreement obligations, such as cultural property agreements U.S. Embassy Integrated Country Strategy (ICS) goals Disaster risk reduction for cultural heritage in … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Colombo: 2019 AFCP Small Grants competition

Deadline: 23 November 2018 The Embassy of the United States has announced the call for proposals for the 2019 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants competition. The AFCP was established in 2001 in collaboration with the Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) to assist countries in preserving their cultural heritage. The projects recommended for funding under this program shall advance U.S. foreign policy goals and demonstrate … [Read more...]

British Council: #Ideas Change Lives Challenge

Deadline: 23 November 2018 Do you have a great digital idea that has the potential to create a better world? If yes, then enter for the #Ideas Change Lives challenge. British Council is seeking applications for its #Ideas Change Lives Challenge. The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. British Council are looking for organisations, groups, or talented individuals, to work with us on creating hyper-innovative digital … [Read more...]

The Better Tomorrow Movement: Seeking Applications for Global Ambassadors Program 2018

Deadline: 21 October 2018 The Better Tomorrow Movement is seeking applications for its Global Ambassadors Program 2018 with an aim to develop demonstrable online advocacy and digital communication skills which they believe are mandatory skills for success today. The Better Tomorrow Movement is work internationally to develop youth capacity, nurture creativity, and promote civic engagement through their interactive learning programs. The Better Tomorrow Movement cohorts are country … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Start Up Energy Transition Award!

Deadline: 31 January 2019 The international ‘Start Up Energy Transition’ (SET) initiative is inviting young and innovative companies around the world. The Start Up Energy Transition Award is an international competition for start-ups and young companies worldwide who are working on ideas affecting global energy transition and climate change. In just two years, the award has received roughly 1000 applications from 88 countries. There are five different categories applicants can present their … [Read more...]

E-Innovation Awards: Inviting Most Deserving People from around the World

Deadline: 31 December 2018 MUGU International Foundation (MIF) is inviting the most deserving people in the society across the globe for its E-Innovation Awards 2018. "e-Innovation Award-2018" aims to fill the gap by actively reaching out to all corners of India & world and identify, recognize and felicitate those, who are going much beyond their normal curriculum & duties in an innovative and inspiring way with their full creative potential & has brought a change in the system by … [Read more...]

Submit Entries for USAID Food for Peace Photo Contest 2018!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are open for "USAID Food for Peace Photo Contest 2018". Help USAID tell the story of Food for Peace and its accomplishments in reducing hunger, poverty and malnutrition—with photos. Examples Examples of Photos they are Looking For: Action shots, i.e. a farmer working in a field or person preparing a meal or people using vouchers/cash at markets Before & after shots, i.e. child before and after nutrition treatment Beneficiary portraits … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism!

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism, an initiative of the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York, is offering Business Journalism Fellowships to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the global economy and business. The McGraw Fellowship provides editorial and financial support to journalists who need the time and resources to produce a significant story or series that provides … [Read more...]

Apply for Wellcome Trust’s Innovator Awards: Digital Technologies!

Deadline: 3 December 2018 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Innovator Awards: Digital Technologies to support researchers who are transforming great ideas into digital healthcare innovations that could have a significant impact on human health. Benefits staff materials and consumables animals access charges research management and support costs travel and subsistence overseas allowances contract research organisations inflation allowance … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Innovation for Inclusive Growth and Job Creation

Deadline: 18 December 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Innovation for Inclusive Growth and Job Creation" to promote systemic change in the enterprise ecosystem supporting the inclusive economic development potential of Egypt and its private sector. Through addressing market failures and promoting innovative and sustainable private sector development, it aims to increase the opportunity for employment and income generation and enhance the capacity of … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Applications are now open for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership presented by Cisco to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, as a way to demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving their common goals. Cisco and Global Citizen are united in their belief that young people around the world are leading the way to create and implement solutions to achieve the Global Goals, and to accelerate global problem … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for 2018 DRL Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement!

Deadline: 8 February 2019 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy Human Rights and Labor is seeking applications for its “DRL Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement” to protect the open, interoperable, secure, and reliable Internet by promoting fundamental freedoms, human rights, and the free flow of information online through integrated support to civil society for technology, digital safety, policy and advocacy, and applied research programs. Funding Information Estimated … [Read more...]

Nordic Culture Fund: Supporting Art and Culture Projects

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The Nordic Culture Fund is seeking applications for its grant program to support projects that contribute to an innovative and dynamic artistic and cultural scene in the Nordic Region, one that is diverse, accessible and of high quality. The Nordic Culture Fund supports art and culture projects involving different Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, the Faroe Island, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the Aaland Island). To qualify for funding, projects must … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Transforming Lives Awards 2018!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applications are open for Transforming Lives Awards 2018 to identify and support excellent nonprofits and social entrepreneurs focused on UN Sustainable Development Goal 8: improving livelihoods, productive employment and decent work for all. The Awards is inspired by the Alquity shared values business model, which has generated over $1.7m in charitable donations, supported the growth of sustainable livelihood programming and transformed thousands of lives across … [Read more...]

Women’s Fund Asia: 2018 Call for Proposals for ‘Leading from the South’ Programme

Deadline: 15 November 2018 Women's Fund Asia (WFA) is seeking proposals for its Leading from the South (LFS), a programme resourced by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It supports activism devised, implemented, and led by women’s rights organisations in the Global South. The fund is being implemented by four women’s funds in the Global South, of which Women’s Fund Asia is the implementing fund in the Asia region. Objectives & Priorities The grants are aimed to address 3 key … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Expo Live’s Flagship Innovation Impact Grant Programme!

Deadline: 2 December 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the fourth cycle of the Expo Live’s flagship Innovation Impact Grant Programme that will award injection funds up to USD 100,000 to support the growth of social enterprises, startups and grassroots projects from around the world whose solutions generate social value and are in line with Expo 2020 Dubai’s subthemes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability. The programme backs enterprises that offer creative solutions to pressing … [Read more...]