World Wild Fund inviting Applicants for Professional Development Grants

Deadline: 1 August 2019 World Wild Fund is inviting applicants for Professional Development Grants (PDGs) to provide support for mid-career conservationists to pursue short-term, non-degree training to upgrade their knowledge and skills. These trainings can include short courses, certificate trainings, or conferences among other training opportunities. PDGs support training-related costs, including registration fees and tuition, meals and accommodations, books and materials, international … [Read more...]

Small Grants Program for Fighting against Infectious Diseases affecting Developing Countries

Deadline: 1 August 2019 The Fondation Mérieux is pleased to announce its small grants programme which contributes towards financing projects that aim to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. The projects including as beneficiaries mothers and children will be given priority. The Mérieux Foundation, an independent family foundation with public interest status, is committed to fighting, in the field, the infectious diseases that affect developing countries … [Read more...]

Call for Proposal for Regional and Global Organizations to Enable Climate Resilient Landscapes and Improved Livelihoods

Deadline: 1 June 2019 The Forest and Farm Facility is looking for apex regional (i.e. present in more than one country) and global forest and farm producers’ organizations, or consortia of such organizations, to collaborate with and support. This round of grants will focus on ways organizations can improve their service delivery to their national or local members. The Objective of the grants is to link local voices and learning to global processes through genuine participatory processes … [Read more...]

Women’s Fund Asia announces Call for Applications 2019–20 under the “Environmental Justice”

Deadline: 5 June 2019 Women's Fund Asia (WFA) has opened its first call for applications for the 2019 – 2020 year. This call is limited to applications for the theme of Environmental Justice and is open to women and trans rights groups based in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam, and Mongolia. Under this thematic, WFA will provide grants to activists, organisations and … [Read more...]

Submit Your Applications for JFBKK Small Grant Program

Deadline: 10 August 2019 The Japan Foundation, Bangkok is seeking applications for its Small Grant Program to the projects dedicated to: Category A: Projects concerning Japan (Arts and Culture/Japanese Studies): International cultural exchange to promote deeper understanding of Japan including projects to enhance Japanese studies in Thailand. Category B: Promotion of Cultural Collaboration: Projects implemented by specialists/specialized organizations in the field of arts and culture, … [Read more...]

Apply for Mobility First! – ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative 2019

Deadline: 15 June 2019 Applications are open for the Mobility First! - ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative which is the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF)’s travel grant for artists and cultural professionals. Eligible Activities Through this initiative, ASEF supports the mobility of artists and cultural professionals for participation in the following 7 types of activities: Workshops or trainings Conferences or forums Festivals, biennales, or international exhibitions Artists’ … [Read more...]

2019 Stockholm International Water Institute Journalist Grant Program

Deadline: 23 May 2019 Are you passionate about water and development? Have you covered these topics in your work but want a chance to learn more and interview major actors in the water community? Have you looked for an opportunity to report on a global water meeting, where world leaders, policy makers, and academics meet representatives from the private sector and civil society to discuss some of the world’s most urgent issues? If yes, then apply for the Stockholm International Water … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Large Grants Scheme 2019

Deadline: 14 June 2019 The GCRF programme Changing the Story: Building inclusive civil societies with, and for, young people in post-conflict countries is delighted has launched its Large Grants funding scheme for researchers at all levels, supporting research that considers how civil society organisations (CSO) can best support children and young people in post-conflict settings. A key aim of Changing the Story is to deliver the first large-scale comparative study of CSO practice across a … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for International Intermediate Fellowships

Deadline: 21 November 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking Applications for its International Intermediate Fellowships that offers nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to lead their own research programmes. The aim of this scheme is to enable applicants to establish thereselves as an independent researcher leading a unique and innovative programme of research within the Science remit. Benefits An International Intermediate Fellowship is for five years, unless … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Collaborative Awards in Science 2019

Deadline: 20 August 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Collaborative Awards in Science 2019 to promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery. The Wellcome Trust Fund's team of researchers, consisting of independent research groups, to work together on the most important scientific problems that can only be solved through collaborative efforts. Benefits The support includes: Research expenses directly related to their proposal … [Read more...]

Submit Your Applications for the YouthLead Photo Contest 2019

Deadline: 31 May 2019 Applicants are invited to submit their applications for its YouthLead Photo Contest 2019 to provide applicants, as a young changemaker, a global platform to show the impact of their changemaking activities. This Photo Contest are looking for creative and high-quality photos that tell a powerful story of how applicants are achieving impact in their community, however they define that community applicants neighborhood, their district, their school or university, their … [Read more...]

Apply for International Student Excellence Scholarship Program

Deadline: 17 May 2019 The Griffith University is inviting applications for International Student Excellence Scholarship – High School Leavers to support international students coming to study in their undergraduate, postgraduate, research and pathway programs. Their scholarships recognise remarkable students with outstanding academic achievements and the potential to make a positive contribution to Griffith and their community. They also offer scholarships to encourage and support … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for Investigator Awards in Science

Deadline: 25 July 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Investigator Awards in Science that enables independent researchers with a compelling research vision to tackle the most important questions in science. Funding Information and Duration Investigator Awards Provide Flexible funding up to around £3 million. Flexible duration, up to 7 years. Benefits Research expenses Staff Materials and consumables Animals Equipment Access charges … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize for Environmental Conservation

Deadline: 15 July 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Sultan Qaboos Prize for Environmental Conservation. The objective of the Prize is in conformity with UNESCO’s policies and is related to the Programme of the Organization in the field of environment, natural resources and education for sustainable development. The purpose of the UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize for Environmental Conservation is to afford … [Read more...]

Health Systems Research Initiative Call 6: Providing Evidence to Strengthen Health Systems in LMICs

Deadline: 30 May 2019 The Department of International Development (DFID), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Medical Research Council (MRC) and Wellcome Trust have jointly announced a call for proposals for Health Systems Research Initiative. Launched in 2013, this programme will generate world-class and cutting-edge research that addresses key questions on strengthening and improving health systems in developing countries. Innovative proposals are sought from across … [Read more...]

Hilden Charitable Fund to Address the Needs of Girls and Women in UK & Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 May 2019 The Hilden Charitable Fund is accepting 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. Both the UK and overseas fund policy is directed largely at supporting work at community level. After a major review of Fund activities in 1992, the following grant making priorities were established: homelessness, … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust announces Small Grants in Humanities and Social Science 2019

Deadline: 11 July 2019 Wellcome Trust Foundation is seeking applications for its Small Grants in Humanities and Social Science 2019 that enable researchers to build professional networks, develop new research agendas and increase the impact of their work. Funding Information The Level of Funding is Usually up to £30,000. Duration of funding usually 6 to 12 months but can be longer. Benefits Research expenses for small-scale projects. Modest personal support or salary … [Read more...]

Applications and Nominations Open for UNESCO International Literacy Prizes 2019

Deadline: Various Applications for Nominations: 16 June 2019 Entities to Submit their Nominations: 23 June 2019 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is calling for applications and nominations for the 2019 UNESCO International Literacy Prizes, which this year will award outstanding programmes and individuals who promote literacy around the world within the theme of ‘Literacy and Multilingualism’. Since 1967, the UNESCO International Literacy Prizes … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust announces Research Awards for Health Professionals

Deadline: 2 July 2019 Wellcome Trust Foundation has announced the  Research Awards for Health Professionals that offers practising health professionals the opportunity to carry out humanities or social science research, in any area of health. Benefits A basic salary (determined by their host organisation) Personal removal expenses Research expenses Funding Information An award will not usually be above £350,000. Duration of funding usually Up to 3 … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for Public Engagement Fund 2019

Deadline: 9 July 2019 The Wellcome Foundation is seeking applications for its Public Engagement Fund 2019 that enables individuals and organisations to use creative approaches in engaging the public with health research. Goals Empower people by helping them to access, use, respond to, and/or participate in health research and innovation. Improve health research by making it more people-centred, to better understand people’s experiences and draw on that knowledge. Help people to … [Read more...]

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