Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR), Columbia University, is currently accepting applications for Fall 2017 Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP). Founded in 1989, the Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP) is a unique and successful model of human rights capacity building. HRAP capitalizes on its … [Read more...] about ISHR Call for Applications: Human Rights Advocates Program
Latest Grants and Resources in Nicaragua
View the latest grants and resources for NGOs, companies, startups and individuals in Nicaragua.
Deadline: 13 January 2017 The Global Championship is seeking applicants for its Future Agro Challenge (FAC), global competition that support agro visionaries, farmers, manufacturers, and distributors from countries across several continents. Innovators have the opportunity to participate in sessions and hot discussions on the latest … [Read more...] about Future Agro Challenge: Inviting Entrepreneurs, Startups all Over the World
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is seeking nominations for its "2017 Knight International Journalism Awards" with an aim to foster a global culture of news innovation. The Awards recognize journalists who, through their pioneering work or technological innovations, produce quality news and information … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for the 2017 Knight International Journalism Awards
Deadline: 1 March 2017 Nominations are open for 2017 Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Awards. The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) and the World Press Photo Foundation (WPPF) will jointly host the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Awards in June 2017 in Washington, D.C., as part of an exciting partnership formed … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 Anja Niedringhaus Courage In Photojournalism Award!
Deadline: 9 January 2017 UNESCO, in collaboration with the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), is pleased to invite contributions from the international community of scholars to the 2017 Academic Research Conference on Safety of Journalists. The academic conference, from 3 to 4 May 2017, is a special academic session which will be held … [Read more...] about UNESCO Call for Proposals: 2017 Academic Research Conference on Safety of Journalists
Deadline: 31 January 2017 Applications are open for SE 100 Inspiring Social Innovators Programme with an aim to recognize and appreciate those people and inspire others to work towards social good. Social Enablers, one of the widely read content platforms on social entrepreneurship and social innovations globally, is all set to handpick SE 100 … [Read more...] about SE 100 Inspiring Social Innovators Programme: Inspiring Social Entrepreneurs around the World
Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Climate Strategies Accelerator (CSA) is seeking applications for its funding program "2017 Breakthrough Lab: End Oil" to invest in new climate solutions and an accelerator, staffed with experts who know how to get big, audacious ideas off the ground. The CSA is on the hunt for new ideas from new places, solutions … [Read more...] about Climate Strategies Accelerator Fund: Imaginative Solutions for Ending Oil Dependence
Deadline: 1 January 2017 Global Editors Network (GEN) is seeking applications for its Startups for News international competition with an aim to reward the best startups bringing novel solutions to newsroom challenges. Each year, GEN selects early-stage startups providing innovative products or services to media companies and accelerates … [Read more...] about Entries Open for Global Editors Network’s Startups for News International Competition!
Deadline: 31 December 2017 Nominations are open for Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water (PSIPW), an international award focusing on water-related scientific innovation and judged by leading scientists from around the world. Five prizes are bestowed every two years. Prize Topics Surface Water Prize Water Harvesting … [Read more...] about Call for Nominations: Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water
Deadline: 28 February 2017 The International Citizen Media Award 2017 intends to honor tremendous international work in the field of citizen media and its products in the categories Video and Audio which have been created by private, non-commercial producers under the topic "Cultural Heritage – The memory of our past, the key to our … [Read more...] about Apply for the International Citizen Media Award 2017!
Deadline: 31 March 2017 Fundación Vidanta and the Latin American Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars invite scholars, practitioners, journalists, and public intellectuals to apply for a short-term residential fellowship at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. on the topic of "Fostering Innovation in the … [Read more...] about Wilson Center Call for Applications: Fostering Innovation in the Americas
Deadline: 20 January 2017 The Kubota Fund is seeking applications for its grant from trainees and students from developing countries that belong to study or training program(s) provided by private enterprises or research/educational institutes located in Japan. The Kubota Fund is based upon Mr. Kubota’s conviction that economic development … [Read more...] about The Kubota Fund for the Development of Social and Economic Infrastructure in Developing Countries
Deadline: 7 January 2020 The U.S. Department of State's National Institutes of Health (NIH) is currently seeking applications for its grants program addressing issues on Tobacco Use and HIV in Low and Middle Income Countries to encourage exploratory/developmental research focused on the same. In particular, applications are encouraged that focus … [Read more...] about National Institutes of Health: Addressing Issues on Tobacco Use and HIV in Low and Middle Income Countries
Deadline: 15 January 2017 Applications are open for Magraret McNamara Education Grants 2017 (formerly known as MMMF) that will reward exceptional women from developing countries, who are at least 25 years old, and enrolled at universities in the US, Canada and select universities in South Africa and Latin America. MMEG awards education grants … [Read more...] about Magraret McNamara Education Grants 2017: Inviting Women from Developing Countries
Deadline: 3 January 2017 The United Nations Children's Fund is seeking proposals from eligible entities for the program entitled "Public Engagement Initiative for Refugee" with an aim frame a new public narrative around the refugee crisis and to help activate the public in support of refugee children. UNICEF is seeking to engage the public in … [Read more...] about UNICEF Public Engagement Initiative for Refugee: Activating Public in Support of Refugee Children
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The McCain Institute’s flagship program is the Next Generation Leaders (NGL) program, designed to identify, train, network and empower a diverse group of emerging, character-driven leaders from the United States and around the world. Geared to mid-career professionals, this yearlong, fully funded professional … [Read more...] about Next Generation Leaders (NGL) Program: Inviting Leaders from around the World
Deadline: 1 February 2017 Nominations are open for Rafto Prize with an aim to award a person or an organisation who struggle for human rights and democracy. The Rafto Foundation for Human Rights is a non-profit and non-partisan organization dedicated to the global promotion of human rights. Their main activity is to award the annual Professor … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Rafto Prize! Awarding People and Organizations Worldwide Struggling for Human Rights and Democracy
Deadline: 30 January 2017 Do you know someone whose dedication and leadership in conservation deserves to be recognized? If yes, then Nominations are open for 2017 Buffett Award for Leadership in Latin American Conservation. The National Geographic Society (NGS) is currently inviting applicants for its 2017 Buffett Award for Leadership in Latin … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 Buffett Award for Leadership in Latin America Conservation!
Deadline: 30 April 2017 The Women’s World Summit Foundation (WWSF) is currently inviting applicants for its annual Prize to honor women and women's groups around the world exhibiting exceptional creativity, courage and commitment for the improvement of the quality of life in rural communities. The Prize aims to draw international attention to … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 WWSF Prize! Honoring Women around the World for their Creativity in Rural Life
Deadline: 15 March 2017 International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking nominations for its 2017 Courage In Journalism Award with an aim to honor three women journalists who have demonstrated extraordinary strength of character in pursuing their profession under difficult or dangerous circumstances such as government oppression, threats … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for IWMF 2017 Courage In Journalism Award! Honoring Women Journalists Worldwide