USAID/DRC: Seeking Applications for Integrated Youth Development Activity

Deadline: 4 January 2018 The United States Agency for International Development’s Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (USAID/DRC) is seeking applications for its “Integrated Youth Development Activity” from qualified and eligible organizations for a three-year, approximately $22.15 million activity that will increase youth resilience to conflict and violence in eastern DRC. This activity will include approximately $17 million in Basic Education funding, $2.8 million in Higher … [Read more...]

USAID/Afghanistan: ADALAT Legal Outreach and Awareness Grants Program

Deadline: 5 November 2017 The USAID/Afghanistan is seeking applications for its ADALAT Legal Outreach and Awareness Grants Program to catalyze innovative solutions to address deficits of public legal advocacy and challenges to effective and equitable justice in Afghanistan. Through this RFA, Checchi/ADALAT Grants Program is awarding grants to civil society organizations (CSOs), non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and media houses that support projects and/or initiatives on legal outreach … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: UNFPA-CARE Study on Good Practices in GBV and SRH Programing for Girls

Deadline: 27 October 2017 UNFPA-CARE is seeking applications for Study on Good Practices in GBV and SRH Programing for Girls. The UNFPA ASRO and CAREMENA office are conducting a study in the MENA region to identify and document strong examples of good practices and human interest stories (HIS) to showcase successful approaches to girl sexual reproductive health (SRH) and gender-based violence GBV prevention and responsegirls  programming, including harmful traditional practices such as child … [Read more...]

Malawi Innovation Challenge Fund: Inviting Applicants for Irrigation Window Program

Deadline: 3 November 2017 The Malawi Innovation Challenge Fund (MICF) is inviting applicants for its Irrigation Window program with an aim to introduce new initiatives that deliver new products, services and business models that link smallholder producers to markets by increasing the production of crops under irrigation, leading to viable self-financed cultivation of irrigated crops. MICF is a competitive, transparent mechanism that provides grant finance for innovative projects proposed by … [Read more...]

USAID: Innovations in Feed the Future Monitoring and Evaluation Program

Deadline: 12 October 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Food Security (BFS), Office of Strategic Planning and Program Management (SPPM), Monitoring and Evaluation Division (MEL), invites applications for funding from qualified U.S. and non-U.S., non-profit or for-profit non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and international organizations to carry out activities that develop, test or apply innovative methods for monitoring or evaluating Feed the … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2018!

Deadline: 14 November 2017 The World Travel & Tourism Council is seeking nominations for its Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2018 that are one of the world's highest accolades in the Travel & Tourism sector, aimed at recognising best practice in sustainable tourism. Award Categories Community Award: The Community Award is for any Travel & Tourism organisation that is working to improve the lives and opportunities for communities where it operates. The award can be for an … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: BRICS Multilateral Joint Science and Technology Research Collaboration

Deadline: 1 December 2017 National Research Foundation (NRF) is seeking applications for its BRICS Multilateral Joint Science and Technology Research Collaboration. Aims To support excellent research in specified research fields identified by the BRICS partners through a multinational approach; To provide an opportunity for emerging researchers in the BRICS countries to meet and interact; To support the advancement of basic research; and To contribute meaningfully to research … [Read more...]

Applications Open for U.S. Department of State’s Professional Fellows Program!

Deadline: 17 November 2017 U.S. Department of State is seeking applications for its Professional Fellows Program that is a fully funded 6-week program (including a 4-week fellowship placement) in the U.S. for young professionals committed to empowering their communities through innovation and entrepreneurship, socially responsible businesses, and workforce development. Key Facts 38 Fellows are selected from six countries (Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia) Fellows … [Read more...]

Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation: Contributing to the Development of Nonviolence and Environmental Sustainability

Deadline: 9 February 2018 The Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation (PPCF) is currently accepting applications for its grant program with an aim to contribute to the development of a just society based on a commitment to nonviolence and environmental sustainability. The priority is to address systemic threats by seeking to change policy and attitudes at a national or European level. Priority Areas Peace and Sustainable Security: Support the development of ways of resolving violent … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Australian Embassy in Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is seeking applications for the Australian Government’s Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a small grants program that is available on a not-for-profit basis to individuals, community groups and NGOs engaged in development activities in Jordan. DAP focuses on small-scale development projects that can provide direct benefits to those most in need in the local community. Funding Eligibility Projects that aim to … [Read more...]

USAID/Cambodia: Seeking Applications for USAID Cambodia Social and Behavior Change Activity

Deadline: 17 November 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a Cooperative Agreement from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. non-profit Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs), for profit NGOs, private voluntary organizations (PVOs), Institutions of Higher Education/Universities and Nongovernmental International Organizations -- excluding all countries not included in Geographic Code 937, to implement a program entitled “USAID Cambodia Social and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Clean Energy Lab Incubation Program for Non-Profits!

Deadline: 15 November 2017 Do you have the next big idea in clean energy to create policy impact? If yes, then apply for the Clean Energy Lab Incubation Program! The Clean Energy Lab, initiative by Indian School of Business and Shakti Foundation is seeking applications for its Clean Energy Lab incubation program to identify and incubate 5 exceptional ideas to create policy action on clean energy in India. The Clean Energy Lab is India’s first incubation program to support high potential ideas … [Read more...]

USAID/Zambia: Seeking Application for USAID Stop GBV

Deadline: 14 November 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for its "USAID Stop GBV" that projects in order to strengthen the environment for girls and women, boys and men, and members of key/priority populations, to live lives free of GBV and enjoy healthy-supportive, gender-equitable relationships. The ​prior ​STOP ​GBV ​program ​(2012-2018) ​consisted ​of ​three ​projects ​supported ​by ​USAID ​and UKAId ​through ​the ​Department ​for … [Read more...]

25 Latest and Most Useful Grants for NGOs working on Environment

Environmental issues continue to dominate the global agenda of international donor agencies as more and more funding is allocated to address them. Agencies are seeking out strong NGO participation in developing countries and are actively supporting them with new grants and other resources. Below is a list of 25 latest and open grants for NGOs working on environment and addressing climate change issues in the developing world. Minor Foundation for Major Challenges’ Grant Program Deadline: … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Open World Grant Program: Bringing Emerging Leaders!

Deadline: 23 October 2017 Open World Leadership Center (Open World) has announced its 2018 Grant program to bring emerging leaders from participating countries to the United States in order to give them firsthand exposure to the American system of participatory democracy and free enterprise. The program allows American leaders and their counterparts from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Peru, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Promoting & Protecting the Human Rights of Marginalized Individuals

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced a Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) from civil society organizations for a program entitled “Promote and Protect the Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Women and Girls, LGBTI persons and other Marginalized Individuals”. This request is seeking programs that take an intersectional approach to addressing violence and discrimination targeting marginalized populations, which undermine … [Read more...]

Applications Open for IWGIA’s Indigenous Youths Program!

Deadline: 13 November 2017 International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA) is seeking innovative concept notes for a program entitled “indigenous youths” relating to one of the overall thematic priorities of IWGIA's work: Climate action Global governance Land rights IWGIA is a global human rights organisation dedicated to promoting, protecting and defending indigenous peoples’ rights. Grant Information The maximum Budget of 45.000 USD. Project duration should … [Read more...]

UN Women: Inviting NGOs to Submit Written Statements on the Thematic Issues Considered by CSW

Deadline: 17 October 2017 UN Women is inviting NGOs in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) to submit their written statements on the thematic issues considered by CSW, in accordance with Council resolution 1996/31. NGOs are strongly encouraged to submit joint statements in collaboration with other NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC. Written Statement Instructions: Content Statements by organizations in general consultative status with ECOSOC may … [Read more...]

Innovation Norway Call for Proposals 2017: Humanitarian Innovation and Preparedness Grant

Deadline: 17 October 2017 Innovation Norway is currently inviting humanitarian organizations to submit applications for projects relevant for the following two schemes with an aim to stimulate innovation projects and strengthen humanitarian emergency preparedness with focus on supporting the Sustainable Development Goals. The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has given Innovation Norway the mandate to manage NOK 30 million to humanitarian innovation and preparedness initiatives in … [Read more...]

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Belgrade: Inviting NGOs registered in Serbia

Deadline: 15 October 2017 The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Belgrade is inviting NGOs registered in Serbia to submit project proposals as part of the program of transformation cooperation, which is funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic. Program Priorities The project should reflect the thematic priorities of the program, namely: Support to civil society, including human rights defenders; The promotion of freedom of expression and access to information, … [Read more...]