Call for Applications: ASEAN MY World 2030 Advocacy Programme!

Deadline: 18 May 2018 Applications are open for the ASEAN MY World Advocacy Programme which is series of comprehensive advocacy activities led by the UN SDG Action Campaign and the UNDP Bangkok Regional Hub across ASEAN countries aiming to advocate for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and promote citizen engagement and data collection activities among young people in the region. A group of 25 talented young ASEAN advocates will be selected to join the Advocacy Programme and will have … [Read more...]

Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Call for Proposals for 2018 Danida Market Development Partnerships Program

Deadline: 16 August 2018 The Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs is currently accepting proposals for its 2018 Danida Market Development Partnerships (DMDP) with an aim to contribute to sustainable economic growth in developing countries within the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals. The Partnerships programme features an innovative approach to involvement of the business sector and contributes to motivating and mobilizing investments from the private sector. Funding … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Public Engagement Fund

Deadline: 28 June 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 or … [Read more...]

European Commission: Support to Civil Society in combatting Wildlife Trafficking and Forest Crime Grant Programme

Deadline: 18 June 2018 European Commission is seeking proposals for its 'Support to Civil Society in combatting wildlife trafficking and forest crime in the Greater Mekong Region, Malaysia and the People's Republic of China' grant programme, which focuses on combatting wildlife and forest crime all along the value/supply chain, from poaching to retailers, international traders and consumers. It will support civil society organisations in their efforts to combat wildlife crime and illegal … [Read more...]

Knorr-Bremse Global Care: Call for Proposals 2018

Deadline: 16 July 2018 Knorr-Bremse Global Care has announced a call for project proposals for chosen countries to allocate its funds in the most transparent and targeted way. Knorr-Bremse Global Care dedicates itself to fulfilling the Sustainable Development Goals, especially to SDG 4 (Quality Education) and 6 (Clean Water and Sanitation). Based on SDG 6 on Clean Water and Sanitation, Knorr-Bremse Global Care aims to support projects that Improve access to safe and affordable drinking … [Read more...]

UNOPS Call for Proposals 2018: Scaling Up Nutrition Movement Pooled Fund

Deadline: 31 May 2018 UNOPS is currently inviting interested and eligible applicants to join the 2018 round of Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Pooled Fund grant applicants. The SUN Movement Pooled Fund (The Pooled Fund) is a catalytic and last resort source of grants to support multi-stakeholder platforms in SUN Countries, in order to increase the effectiveness and impact of national efforts to end malnutrition in all its forms. The Pooled Fund grants will promote engagement of additional … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Mobility First! ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative 2018

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) has launched a 2018 call for Mobility First! - Travel grant that support international travel for artists and cultural professionals in Asia and Europe. Through this initiative, ASEF supports the mobility of artists and cultural professionals for cross-border activities that include participation in events, networking, research and collaborative meetings. Mobility support is provided to selected individuals for travel from Asia to Europe, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Collaborative Awards in Science!

Deadline: 20 August 2018 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Collaborative Awards in Science to promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery. The scheme fund teams 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 staff materials and … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada in Myanmar: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) Program 2018-2019

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Embassy of Canada in Myanmar is seeking project applications for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) program 2018-2019 to support small results-oriented projects which are proposed and implemented by civil society in Myanmar. CFLI is a responsive and flexible program which enables Canada to respond to local needs by working at the community level. The project must support the CFLI thematic priorities. Applications will be evaluated based on links to … [Read more...]

RBF 2nd Call for Proposals: Increasing the Competitiveness and Responsible Behavior of Myanmar Enterprises

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Responsible Business Fund (RBF), a part of the Danish Development Assistance to Myanmar has announced a second call for proposals to “increase the competitiveness and responsible behavior of Myanmar enterprises” by providing partial grants to SMEs for the implementation of innovative projects. RBF is an instrument to absorb some of the financial risk of being an early-mover to adapt responsible business practices. The emphasis of RBF is therefore on creating as many … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: NEF Commemorative Grant Fund for Capacity Building of Young Scientists

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Nagao Natural Environment Foundation (NEF) has launched out into a new programme entitled “NEF Commemorative Grant Fund for Capacity Building of Young Scientists (CGF)”, for a 10-year period up to 2025, aiming at capacity building of young scientists in developing countries of the Asia-Pacific region; both of the CGF Programme and the ongoing Research Grant Programme (under the NEF Research Grant Scheme) will be simultaneously progressed. The CGF Programme is … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania: Seeking Applications for Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme in Myanmar and Mongolia 2018

Deadline: 28 May 2018 The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania is currently inviting applicants to submit applications for the implementation of the projects of the Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and in Mongolia in 2018. The Embassy calls for submission of APPLICATIONS for the implementation of the following project concepts in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and in Mongolia: Support for Myanmar in the Area of … [Read more...]

COAL Prize 2018: Inviting Artists throughout the World

Deadline: 31 July 2018 Applications are open for COAL Prize 2018 which is supported by the Ministry of Culture, the European Union and the Imagine 2020 network, the Museum of Hunting and Nature and the François Sommer Foundation. The Coal Prize 2018 will be awarded in October in Paris, at a ceremony organized in partnership with the Museum of Hunting and Nature and the François Sommer Foundation, in the presence of the ten shortlisted artists and actors in the domains of art and sustainable … [Read more...]

Young Water Fellowship Program: Empowering Young Leaders

Deadline: 16 May 2018 Applications are open for the Young Water Fellowship Program to empower young leaders from low and middle income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), water pollution and water scarcity issues, by offering them an intensive training program, seed funding grants for their projects, and mentoring support by senior level experts during one year. The YWF 2018 will focus on social entrepreneurship. Young people with social businesses … [Read more...]

Submit Nominations for SIWI’s 2019 Stockholm Water Prize!

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) is currently seeking applications for its 2019 Stockholm Water Prize to recognize women, men and organizations who have made outstanding contributions to the sustainable use and protection of the world’s water resources. Categories Policy and Practices: This category covers achievements that has improved the governance and management of water, as a natural and economic resource and/or as a human right and … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: Aidsfonds Fast Forward Award 2018

Deadline: 7 May 2018 Are you a community-led organisation? Do you implement an activity, approach, or project, which fits this description? If yes, then apply or nominate others to take part in the Fast Forward Award 2018! The Aidsfonds is currently inviting community-led organizations to apply for its Fast Forward Award 2018 with an aim to link these innovative local solutions with donors in order to increase funding for communities and scale up successful approaches Four community-led … [Read more...]

Hilden Charitable Fund: Addressing the Needs and Potential of Girls and Women

Deadline: 6 June 2018 The Hilden Charitable Fund is currently inviting 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 25. … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship!

Deadline: 7 May 2018 Applications are now open for the Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship which is a unique opportunity for young journalists from developing countries and countries with economies in transition to cover the United Nations. Hosted every fall at UN Headquarters, the programme brings a select group of journalists to New York for the opening of the General Assembly. The 2018 Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship will take place at United Nations Headquarters … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 ASEAN – U.S. Science Prize for Women!

Deadline: 6 May 2018 Applications are now open for 2018 ASEAN – U.S. Science Prize for Women which is awarded by the United States Government in partnership with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Underwriters Laboratories (UL). The 2018 Prize will provide promising, ASEAN-based, early- to mid-career female scientists with recognition awards from ASEAN and the United States government for their academic and professional achievements. The 2018 Prize will emphasize the role … [Read more...]

UK Aid Direct’s Impact Grants: Bringing Tangible Change to the Lives of Peoples

Deadline: 13 June 2018 The UK Aid Direct is currently seeking applications for its Impact Grants to bring tangible change to the lives of the poorest and most marginalised, on a large scale. Grant size Applicants can apply for funding of between £250,001 and £4,000,000 per application. Duration From between 3 to 5 years, proposals for 3+ years must be supported by a compelling case for longer duration. Eligibility Criteria Impact grants are open to applications from medium sized, … [Read more...]