Spencer Foundation’s Small Research Grants: Supporting Education Research Projects

Deadline: 1 February 2019 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...]

Submit Applications for Open Society Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 4 February 2019 The Open Society Foundation is seeking applications for its Open Society Fellowship to support individuals seeking innovative and unconventional approaches to fundamental open society challenges. The fellowship funds work that will enrich public understanding of those challenges and stimulate far-reaching and probing conversations within the Open Society Foundations and in the world. Applicants for the Open Society Fellowship are invited to address the … [Read more...]

Kinship Foundation: Environmental Fellowship for Mid-career Conservationists

Deadline: 8 January 2019 Applicants from across the world are invited to submit applications for the 2019 Kinship Conservation Fellowship which is an environmental leadership program that emphasizes market-based approaches to conservation. The Fellowship is delivered by a faculty of experts who work closely with each carefully selected cohort of Fellows to explore innovative ways to address conservation challenges. The curriculum uses a case study approach, where participants evaluate … [Read more...]

EOCA’s Grant Program: Inviting Non-Profit Organizations to Implement Conservation Projects

Deadline: 30 November 2018 The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) is seeking applications from eligible non-profit organizations for its grant programme 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. Grant Information Available grants of up to €30,000 to implement a conservation … [Read more...]

Applications Open for International Trans Fund!

Deadline: 1 December 2018 The International Trans Fund (ITF) has launched their third grantmaking cycle. The ITF was created to mobilize sustainable resources to help build strong, trans-led movements and support collective action, and to address and eliminate funding gaps impacting trans groups across the globe. The International Trans Fund (ITF) is a participatory grantmaking fund made up of trans activists and donors. The ITF aims to increase the capacity of the trans movement to … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Filmmakers Without Borders Filmmaking Grants Programme!

Deadline: 1 January 2019 Filmmakers Without Borders is seeking applications for its Filmmaking Grants which support independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives. Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and cultural exchange. Filmmakers Without Borders (FWB) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that is dedicated to empowering the next generation of digital … [Read more...]

Open Technology Fund: Seeking Applications for Internet Freedom Fund

Deadline: 1 January 2019 Applications are open for 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 repressive environments who wish to speak freely … [Read more...]

Muste Institute: Inviting Applicants for Social Justice Fund

Deadline: 4 March 2019 The A.J. Muste Memorial Institute is inviting applications for its Social Justice Fund to support grassroots activist projects in the US and around the world, giving priority to those with small budgets and little access to more mainstream funding sources. Priority Areas The Social Justice Fund’s priority is to support: direct grassroots activism and organizing groups with diverse, representative and democratic leadership structures groups which have or … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award!

Deadline: 8 February 2019 Do you know an inspirational individual or group making a difference? If yes, then nominate someone today for 2019 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award. UNHCR are searching for heroes supporting refugees, internally displaced and stateless people. Award Information The winner will receive USD 150,000 to invest in their humanitarian work. Four regional finalists will also be selected and honoured. Eligibility Criteria Any individual, group of people or organization … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2018-2019 International Green Gown Awards!

Deadline: 31 January 2019 Nominations are open for 2018-2019 International Green Gown Awards to recognise exceptional sustainability initiatives being undertaken by universities and colleges. The Awards cover all aspects of educational institutions – from their teaching and research, leadership, buildings and food to how students can benefit the quality of life in the communities around them. The Awards provide the sector with benchmarks for excellence and are respected by Government, funding … [Read more...]

International Trans Fund: Inviting Trans-led Groups from across the World

Deadline: 1 December 2018 The International Trans Fund (ITF) has announced their third grantmaking cycle.  The ITF was created to mobilize sustainable resources to help build strong, trans-led movements and support collective action, and to address and eliminate funding gaps impacting trans groups across the globe. The International Trans Fund (ITF) is a participatory grantmaking fund made up of trans activists and donors. The ITF aims to increase the capacity of the trans movement to … [Read more...]

2019 GlobalGiving Accelerator Program: Inviting Non-Profit Organizations Worldwide

Deadline: 1 February 2019 GlobalGiving is currently accepting applications from nonprofits for its March 2019 Accelerator program in order to build skills, access tools, and grow their base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success. The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a virtual training program and crowdfunding campaign that will help to take fundraising to the next level. Following an optional two-week training curriculum, participating organizations must raise at least $5,000 total from a … [Read more...]

Apply for Youth Voices for Climate Justice!

Deadline: 16 November 2018 The UK Youth Climate Coalition is building a chorus of voices, voices of young people answering the question "What does climate justice mean to you?". If applicants would like to share their thoughts on climate justice, UKYCC are asking individuals to submit a written answer, a voice clip or a short video answering the question "What does climate justice mean to you?". They are seeking to collect heart-felt, personal stories on climate justice to demonstrate that … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Google AI Impact Challenge!

Deadline: 22 January 2019 Google.org has announced a open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use Artificial intelligence (AI) to help address societal challenges. Google.org is looking for projects across a range of social impact domains and levels of technical expertise, from organizations that are experienced in AI to those with an idea for how they could be putting their data to better use. Funding Information Selected organizations will … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Local Authorities – Partnerships for Sustainable Cities

Deadline: 6 December 2018 The European Union (EU) has announced a Call for Proposals to promote integrated urban development through partnerships built among Local Authorities of the EU Member States and of partner countries in accordance with the 2030 Agenda on sustainable development. Partnerships will support Local Authorities from partner countries to address sustainable urban development through capacity building and service-delivery. Peer to peer exchanges of Local Authorities are at the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Lead2030 Challenge for Goal 4!

Deadline: 5 January 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Lead2030 Challenge for Goal 4 which is supported by Deloitte. The Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) brings the business community together to accelerate progress in delivering quality education for all of the world’s children and youth. In 2017, during the United Nations General Assembly GBC-Education launched the Youth Skills and Innovation Initiative. Through the Initiative, the Coalition hopes to tackle to … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: Sydney Peace Prize 2020

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Sydney Peace Foundation is inviting nominations for its Sydney Peace Prize 2020, Australia’s only international prize for peace to inspire and empower people from all walks of life to make peace with justice a reality. The prize brings inspiring and exemplary stories of courage and dedication to global justice to the Australian and Sydney stage, educates the community on the work of the world’s most effective peacemakers, and honours the remarkable people at the … [Read more...]

Sumitomo Foundation: Seeking Applications for Protection, Preservation & Restoration of Cultural Properties outside Japan

Deadline: 30 November 2018 The Sumitomo Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant Program so that cultural properties outside Japan, the common heritage of human, be handed down to future generations. Funding Information Grant Budget: Total budget for fiscal 2018 ¥35,000,000. Number of projects to be selected: Approximately 15 Duration of Grant: One (1) year, March 2019-March 2020 Eligible Projects Projects for the protection, preservation & restoration of … [Read more...]

Yale: Seeking Applications for Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program

Deadline: 5 December 2018 Applications are open for Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program to provide World Fellows the opportunity to expand their vision, learn from each other, and grow personally and professionally. Key Components Key components of the Program are: WEEKLY SEMINARS Good society. World Fellows present to each other their vision for making the world a better place, what they do professionally, and how they contribute to building the ‘good society.’ Dine and … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2019!

Deadline: 14 November 2018 Applications are open for Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2019 that are one of the world’s highest accolades in the Travel & Tourism sector, aimed at recognising best practice in sustainable tourism. Award Categories Social Impact: The Social Impact Award is for any Travel & Tourism organisation that is working to improve the people and places where it operates. Social Impact is demonstrated by the actions organisations take that go significantly beyond … [Read more...]