DFAT Call for Proposals: Australia’s Cyber Cooperation Program

Deadline: 22 January 2018 The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is currently seeking project proposals for Australia’s Cyber Cooperation Program. The Cyber Cooperation Program, announced by the Foreign Minister in May 2016, is designed to boost the resources behind Australia's cyber capacity building efforts in the Indo-Pacific. Projects funded by the Program encompass the full spectrum of cyber affairs as articulated in Australia’s International Cyber Engagement Strategy. This … [Read more...]

IUCN Call for Proposals: Quantifying Plastic Fluxes and Stocks within the Mediterranean Basin

Deadline: 17 December 2017 The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is seeking proposals from qualified experts or NGOs for a project on Quantifying plastic fluxes and stocks within the Mediterranean basin. The objective of the project is to identify and quantify the most critical types of plastics and plastic products discharged into the Mediterranean Sea. Data collected will be used to develop a systemic but context-pertinent strategy along the entire value chain of the … [Read more...]

EJN Asia-Pacific Media Grants: Supporting the Creation, Growth, and Capacity Building of Media

Deadline: 14 January 2018 Applications are open for the EJN Asia-Pacific Media Grants which are provided as part of the EJN Asia-Pacific project, implemented by Internews with the generous funding from Sweden / the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA). The Environmental Journalism Network (EJN) Asia-Pacific Media Grants are available to support the creation, growth, and capacity building of media and other environmental information generating organizations that are … [Read more...]

SMHI International Training Program: East Africa Climate Change-Mitigation and Adaptation Program

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI) is inviting organisations from Ethiopia, Kenya and Rwanda to nominate candidates for the Advanced International Training Programme Climate change - Mitigation and Adaptation. This round of the training programme has a special focus on Water resources incl. agriculture. The overall objective of this training programme is to combat the negative impacts of climate change on vulnerable people living in poverty … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Inviting NGOs & Community Groups for New Zealand Embassy Fund in Mexico Program

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The New Zealand Embassy is currently inviting NGOs and community groups for its New Zealand Embassy Fund (NZEF) in Mexico program that allows flexible support for projects that clearly and directly contribute to the elimination of poverty, and that have a high impact on the socioeconomic development of the community. The projects must be in line with the mission of the New Zealand Embassy Fund that seeks “sustainable development in developing countries, in order to … [Read more...]

SIDA International Training Programme: Productive Employment and Decent Work for Sustainable Development

Deadline: 19 January 2018 The Swedish Public Employment Service and the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida) are seeking applicants for its International Training Programme, “Productive Employment and Decent Work for Sustainable Development” with an aim to strengthen the capacity of decision makers and other stakeholders from Africa and Asia in the field of labour market policy. The participants will exchange experiences within the area of labour market policy between countries and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Romania: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy to Romania strongly encourages the Romanian cultural organizations (state institutions or NGOs) to apply for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018. The U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) supports a wide range of projects to preserve cultural heritage, such as the restoration of historic buildings, archaeological site preservation, assessment and conservation of museum collections, improved storage … [Read more...]

Wilson Center Call for Applications: 2018 Ion Ratiu Democracy Fellowship

Deadline: 15 January 2018 Applications are open for 2018 Ion Ratiu Democracy Fellowship with an aim to support individuals around the world who are working on behalf of democracy as activists or intellectuals, whether they are in exile from repressive regimes or operating within emerging democracies. The IRDF is supported by the Ratiu Family Charitable Foundation, established in 1979. The Foundation aims to further education and research in Romanian culture and history, and to stimulate and … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission in Morocco: Seeking Proposals for Public Diplomacy Grant Program

Deadline: 2 January 2018 The U.S. Mission in Morocco’s Public Affairs Office (PAO) has announced that funding is available through the Public Diplomacy Grant Program for projects ranging in value from $5,000 to $25,000.  Projects for lesser or greater values will be considered on a case by case basis. Grants are intended for committed and organized civil-society organizations, local representatives of civil society, think tanks, non-governmental organizations, cultural institutions, and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Programme for NGOs in Nordic and Baltic Countries

Deadline: 15 March 2018 The Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia is seeking applications from NGOs and foundations working in public interest, and which strive for increasing social cohesion and strengthening civil society. The Nordic-Baltic NGO program aims at fostering cooperation between Nordic and Baltic NGOs, strengthening the civic society and providing support to new sustainable initiatives. The Nordic governments are convinced that cooperating with non-governmental … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for AIDF Innovator of the Year Award!

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The Aid & International Development Forum (AIDF) is currently accepting nominations for the Innovator of the Year Award that aims to recognise individuals for their inspiring leadership, forward thinking, creative problem-solving and implementation of innovative programmes that have helped drive Africa’s progress towards Sustainable Development Goals. This competition celebrates individuals as well as teams who have introduced game-changing initiatives, created … [Read more...]

Aspire Coronation Trust Foundation: Inviting NGOs, CBOs, INGOs and CSOs for 2018 Grants Programme

Deadline:  14 January 2018 The Aspire Coronation Trust Foundation is seeking applications for its 2017–18 grants programme that will support organizations in the non -profit sector in two ways: Grant Making Capacity Building and Training ACT Foundation’s goal is to increase quality and impact of projects, provide more time to innovate and build strong relationships with our partners, to ultimately achieve results for the people serve, together. Thematic Areas Health … [Read more...]

EMHRF Standard Intervention Grant Program: Supporting Human Rights Organizations

Deadline: 18 January 2018 Euro-Mediterranean Foundation is seeking applications for its Standard Intervention Program with an aim to fund small human rights organizations, groups and defenders by reinforcing their operations and human capacities in order to enable them to create structures or implement innovative activities effectively in the region. The Foundation aims at supporting human rights defenders, regardless of their gender, in consideration of the following: Their activities … [Read more...]

Neelan Tiruchelvam Trust: Seeking Proposals for ‘Empowering Vulnerable Communities’ Program

Deadline: Various The Neelan Tiruchelvam Trust is currently accepting project proposals to be supported under its November 2017 funding cycle “Empowering Vulnerable Communities”. This Call for Proposals specifically seeks to strengthen civil society and community efforts to develop individually and collectively; to empower citizens participation in governance and policy issues and enable effective engagement with stakeholders, particularly government, at local, regional and national levels, to … [Read more...]

USPCAS-W Call for Proposals: Industry-Academia Research Seed Grant Program 2018

Deadline: 8 January 2018 The U.S.-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W) is seeking proposals for its Industry-Academia Research Seed Grant Program 2018 in order to address water-related issues impeding socio-economic development of Pakistan. The goal of the USPCAS-W Research Program is to stimulate competitive and innovative applied research that is multi-disciplinary in nature and developed within the broader context of the water-development nexus to support the achievement … [Read more...]

USPCAS-W Research Grant Program 2018: Addressing Water-Related Issues in Pakistan

Deadline: 8 January 2018 The U.S.-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W) is seeking concept notes for its 2018 Research Grant Program with an aim to address water-related issues impeding socio-economic development of Pakistan. The goal of the USPCAS-W Research Program is to stimulate competitive and innovative applied research that is multi-disciplinary in nature and developed within the broader context of the water-development nexus to support the achievement SDG … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Building and Sustaining Effective Community Anti-drug Coalitions

Deadline: 29 December 2017 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, is seeking applications from qualified Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Educational Institutions and other qualified organizations for a Grant to implement a program entitled “Building and Sustaining Effective Community Anti-drug Coalitions.” Effective community anti-drug coalitions help to establish and strengthen collaboration among communities and reduce … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina: Interethnic Reconciliation and Youth Program Youth Camps

Deadline: 26 January 2018 The United States Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, through the Office of Public Affairs, has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Program entitled “Interethnic Reconciliation and Youth Program Youth Camps”. This program supports initiatives with the primary goal of promoting interethnic and intercommunity exchange, collaboration, and joint projects. They are seeking projects and initiatives that clearly develop increased tolerance and cooperation between … [Read more...]

MEASURE Evaluation: Seeking Applications for Small Grants to Support Research in Family Planning

Deadline: 5 January 2018 The MEASURE Evaluation project has announced a request for applications for its small grants program to increase the evidence base in routine health information systems (RHIS) in family planning and reproductive health (FP/RH). The small grants are intended to support primary and secondary data analysis - especially national and sub-national program or policy evaluation. The overall goal is to use the research findings to improve RHIS and advance FP outcomes. Small … [Read more...]

UNHCR/CFPs: Provision of Medical and Basic Humanitarian Assistance to UNHCR Persons of Concern – Persons with Special Needs

Deadline: 11 December 2017 The UNHCR Representation in Skopje is inviting NGOs and foundations for its "Provision of Medical and Basic Humanitarian Assistance to UNHCR Persons of Concern – Persons with Special Needs Program." The purpose of the Call for Expression of Interest is to solicit interest from existing or prospective partners that wish to participate in a UNHCR operation and contribute complementary resources (human resources, knowledge, funds, in-kind contributions, supplies and/or … [Read more...]