Ford Motor Company: Seeking Applications for Conservation & Environmental Grants Programme 2018

Deadline: 15 July 2018 The Ford Motor Company is currently inviting applicants for its Conservation & Environmental Grants programme 2018 to empower individuals and non-profit groups donating their time and effort to preserve the environmental well-being of their communities. The Ford Grants support ongoing and non-profit projects focused on Conservation Engineering, Protection of the Natural Environment and Environmental Education. Grant … [Read more...]

European Outdoor Conservation Association Grant Program: Inviting Non-Profit Organizations

Deadline: 30 June 2018 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 project. Project … [Read more...]

Toyota Foundation’s Research Grant Program 2018: Exploring New Values for Society

Deadline: 3 August 2018 The Toyota Foundation is currently accepting applications for its Research Grant Program 2018 to encourage ambitious researchers who seek new values for society by fundamentally exploring basic ways of thinking and methodologies on what approach they should take to address difficult issues to be faced in the future. The Toyota Foundation Research Grant Program supports research projects in accordance with its program title, “Exploring New Values for Society”. The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for World Smart City Awards!

Deadline: 3 September 2018 The Smart City Expo World Congress is seeking applications for its prestigious World Smart City Award to recognize, promote and support pioneering city strategies, projects and ideas that can potentially change citizen's lives through their outstanding innovation and impact. Winners will be announced on November 14 in front of an audience of more than 1,000 key public and private decision makers, providing an excellent opportunity to gain prestige and … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Transparency International’s Anti-Corruption Award 2018!

Deadline: 15 July 2018 Nominations are now open for Transparency International’s Anti-Corruption Award 2018 to recognise the courage and determination of the many individuals and organisations fighting corruption around the world. The Award consists of a trophy and participation in a public award ceremony during the 18th edition of the International Anti-Corruption Conference to take place from the 22nd to the 24th of October 2018 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Transparency International’s … [Read more...]

Apply for BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards!

Deadline: 28 June 2018 Nominations are open for the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards in order to recognize fundamental contributions in a broad array of areas of scientific knowledge, technology, humanities and artistic creation. Award Categories Basic Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) Biology and Biomedicine Information and Communication Technologies Ecology and Conservation Biology Climate Change Economics, Finance and Management Humanities and … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for All Africa Business Leaders Award 2018!

Deadline: 30 June 2018 Nominations are open for All Africa Business Leaders (AABLA) Award to honour business excellence and leaders who have made a considerable impact on their industry and community. The 8th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) in Partnership with CNBC Africa welcomes Africa’s business leaders to enter this prominent award. It will be the seventh year that Africa’s largest business award will host a series of regional award ceremonies in East, West and Southern Africa, … [Read more...]

Japan Water Forum Fund 2018: Supporting Grassroots Organizations in Developing Countries

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Japan Water Forum (JWF) is currently accepting applications for its funding program 2018 that aims to support selected grass-roots organizations in developing countries who have been addressing water-related issues in their own countries. Successful applicants are provided with grants. JWF Fund is formed and operated by utilizing membership fees of Japan Water Forum and donations to Charity for Water. During the past 13 years, JWF Fund supported 163 projects in … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country Based Support Scheme (CBSS)

Deadline: 20 July 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Country Based Support Scheme (CBSS) Indonesia” to support civil society in its actions to support the protection and the promotion of human rights and fundamental freedoms worldwide. The specific objective(s) of this call for proposals is to support civil society and human rights defenders in Indonesia working on human rights (political, civil, … [Read more...]

IWMF: Inviting Applicants for Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories

Deadline: 29 June 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for IWMF’s Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories which is sponsored by The Secular Society, is a new funding initiative supporting journalism produced by and about women. In an era of increased globalization, the need for varied coverage of gendered topics is critical to a free and representative press. These grants will be a catalyst for reporting on untold stories surrounding issues that impact women and girls’ daily lives worldwide. The … [Read more...]

Islamic Development Bank: Call for Innovation via Transform Fund

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) is seeking applications for its special Fund, known as Science, Technology and Innovation Transform Fund (IsDB-STIF) to support its Member Countries in finding practical solutions to their key development challenges through the power of innovation. Transform is a multi-million-dollar fund that provides seed money for innovators, startups and SMEs to develop their ideas and compose a strong business proposal. The overall aim of the … [Read more...]

Spencer Foundation: Seeking Applications for Small Research Grants

Deadline: 1 August 2018 The Spencer Foundation is seeking applications for its Small Research Grants Program that supports education research projects. The program’s aim is to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. The Spencer Foundation was established in 1962 by Lyle M. Spencer. The Foundation is intended, by Spencer’s direction, to investigate ways in which education, broadly conceived, can be improved around the world. Funding … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: Seeking Applications for Open Research Fund

Deadline: 3 August 2018 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Open Research Fund to support researchers to develop and test innovative ways of making health research open, accessible and reusable. Funding Information Open Research Fund funding of up to £50,000 for up to one year. Activities making outputs findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable (FAIR) eg implementing new approaches and standards to help researchers in the same discipline developing open … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Arts for Good Fellowship!

Deadline: 16 July 2018 Applications are open for "Arts for Good Fellowship" that is organized annually to grow the Arts for Good ecosystem, by fostering a community of practice that harnesses the power of arts and culture to create positive social change. The fellowship brings together cross-sector professionals such as artists, art administrators and programmers from the social sector on a three-step programme comprising webinars and two exchange programmes. Upon completion, fellows join … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Wildlife Acoustics Scientific Product Grant!

Deadline: 15 August 2018 Wildlife Acoustics is currently inviting applicants for its Scientific Product Grant to support efforts in conservation and environmental stewardship. The programme enables those involved in animal biology, research and conservation to do their best work easily and quickly. Wildlife Acoustics has established a grant program to support bioacoustics research efforts from chiropteran, avian, terrestrial, amphibious and marine wildlife, to everything else in … [Read more...]

European Commission: ERASMUS+ Youth Partnership Funding

Deadline: 4 October 2018 The European Commission is seeking applications for its program “ERASMUS+ Youth Partnership Funding”. Priority Areas establishment of new networks of social enterprises, associations, clubs, NGOs; development and delivery of courses and training on entrepreneurship education (in particular entrepreneurship for social benefit and the use of ICT); activities that spread information, raise understanding and critical engagement with the media or other … [Read more...]

TIAW: Seeking Nominations for 2018 World of Difference Awards

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The International Alliance for Women (TIAW) is seeking nominations for 2018 World of Difference Awards to recognize women, and men, whose efforts have advanced the economic empowerment of women locally, regionally or worldwide. Whether the candidate is working on a small scale in the developing world or making an impact at the topic of the world’s biggest businesses, whether your candidate is well known or an unsung heroine or hero, they want you to tell them the … [Read more...]

Chatham House: African Public Health Leaders Fellowship

Deadline: 20 June 2018 Chatham House is pleased to invite applicants for the African Public Health Leaders Fellowship to provide a mix of intensive orientation, interaction with African leaders in public health and high-level remote mentoring. The fellowship will develop the skills in leadership, policy analysis and formulation of successful applicants, who will benefit from the networking and mentoring opportunities in London, Geneva and their respective countries. Fellows will each develop … [Read more...]

Russell Sage Foundation: Seeking LOIs for Behavioral Economics

Deadline: 20 August 2018 The Russell Sage Foundation is seeking letter of inquiries for its program entitled “Behavioral Economics” that support innovative research that uses behavioral insights from psychology, economics, sociology, political science and other social sciences to examine and improve social and living conditions in the United States. The program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals that will broaden their understanding of the social, economic and political … [Read more...]

Russell Sage Foundation/Carnegie Corporation: Seeking Proposals for Immigration and Immigrant Integration

Deadline: 20 November 2018 The Russell Sage Foundation/Carnegie Corporation is seeking proposals for its initiative on “Immigration and Immigrant Integration” to support innovative research on the effects of race, citizenship, legal status and politics, political culture and public policy on outcomes for immigrants and for the native-born of different racial and ethnic groups and generations. For over 25 years, RSF has supported immigration research that has made significant contributions to … [Read more...]