Hewlett Foundation announces $600 million to Climate Change

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation announces $600 million over a five-year period from 2018-2023 to nonprofits globally working on solving climate change. The pledge comes on the eve of President Macron’s December 12 convening of global government, business, and philanthropic sector leaders. The Hewlett Foundation plans to participate in this Summit and in efforts to increase charity funding for climate solutions globally. Its climate pledge is the single largest funding commitment made … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice, OVW: Legal Assistance for Victims Grant Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The United States Department of Justice (DOJ), Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is seeking applications for its Legal Assistance for Victims Grant Program that is intended to increase the availability of civil and criminal legal assistance needed to effectively aid adult and youth victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking who are seeking relief in legal matters relating to or arising out of that abuse or violence, at minimum or … [Read more...]

National Endowment for the Arts: Seeking Applications for NEA Art Works I

Deadline: 15 February 2018 The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is seeking applications for its grant program entitled “NEA Art Works I." Art Works is the National Endowment for the Arts’ principal grants program. Through project-based funding, NEA supports public engagement with, and access to, various forms of excellent art across the nation, the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, learning in the arts at all stages of life, and the integration of the arts … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Youth Violence Prevention Interventions that Incorporate Racism/Discrimination Prevention

Deadline: 25 May 2018 The Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its Youth Violence Prevention Interventions to support research to develop and test youth violence prevention interventions that incorporate racism/discrimination prevention strategies for one or more health disparity populations. Areas of Research Interest Violence prevention targets of interest include but are not limited to the following: fighting, … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities

Deadline: 11 April 2019 The Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its "Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities" to encourage innovative health services research that can directly and demonstrably contribute to the improvement of minority health and/or the reduction of health disparities at the health care system-level as well as within clinical settings. Research Objectives Research encouraged … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Targeted basic behavioral and social science and intervention development for HIV prevention and care

Deadline: 7 January 2020 The Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its program entitled “Targeted basic Behavioral and Social Science and Intervention Development for HIV Prevention and Care” with an aim to reduce incident HIV infections and improve the health of those living with HIV. This FOA encourages research designed to: conduct basic behavioral and social science research that is needed to advance the development … [Read more...]

The Khaled Hosseini Foundation: Seeking Applications for Omid (Hope) Grant Program

Deadline: 1 January 2018 The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is seeking applications for its Omid Grant program to support humanitarian projects in Afghanistan. The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides humanitarian relief and shelter to families, economic opportunity for women, and healthcare and education for children in Afghanistan. The Khaled Hosseini Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that was started by Khaled Hosseini, the award-winning author of The Kite Runner … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Tobacco Use and HIV in Low and Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 7 January 2020 The Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health is currently seeking applications for its 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 on the development and evaluation of tobacco cessation interventions tailored to HIV positive populations, including those with co-morbidities such as tuberculosis (TB), in … [Read more...]

Impact Fund Grants Program: Advancing Human Rights, Environmental Justice and Poverty Law

Deadline: 9 January 2018 Applications are open for the Impact Fund grants program for the Spring 2018, awarding grants to legal services nonprofits, private attorneys, and/or small law firms who seek to advance justice in the areas of civil and human rights, environmental justice, and/or poverty law. Funding Sectors Social Justice: Provides grants and legal support to assist in human and civil rights cases. Environmental Justice: Provides grants to support impact litigation for … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Timing for Developing Sustainable Healthy Behaviors in Children and Adolescents

Deadline: 7 January 2021 The National Institute of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for program entitled "Healthy Habits: Timing for Developing Sustainable Healthy Behaviors in Children and Adolescents". This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), issued by the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), is to encourage Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R21) applications that employ innovative research to identify mechanisms of influence and promote positive sustainable health … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research

Deadline: 7 January 2020 The National Institute of Health (NIH) is currently inviting applications from eligible organisations for its NCI small grants program for Cancer Research. This program supports discrete, well-defined projects in any area of cancer research using the NIH R03 small grant mechanism. Thematic Areas Pilot or feasibility studies; Secondary analysis of existing data; Small, self-contained research projects; Development of research methodology; and … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Seeking Applications for Tobacco Regulatory Science Program

Deadline: 13 February 2019 The National Institutes of Health, an agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications for its “Tobacco Regulatory Science” program with an aim to support biomedical and behavioral research that will provide scientific data to inform regulation of tobacco products to protect public health. Research Projects must address the research priorities related to the regulatory authority of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for … [Read more...]

Department of Justice: Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities Grant Program

Deadline: 26 January 2018 The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) is seeking applications from eligible entities for a program entitled “Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities Grant Program” to create sustainable change within and between organizations that results in increased capacity to respond to individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals who are victims of sexual assault, domestic … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: AIDS-Science Track Award for Research Transition

Deadline: 7 September 2018 The U.S Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking applications for its "AIDS-Science Track Award for Research Transition" to facilitate the entry of investigators to the area of drug abuse research on HIV/AIDS, including both newly independent investigators (independent of a mentor but without R01 funding) and early career investigators who seek to add research on the intersection of drug abuse and HIV/AIDS to their … [Read more...]

Patagonia’s Media Grants Program: Supporting Grassroots Groups in United States

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Patagonia is accepting applications for "Media Grants Program" to support grassroots groups that also use film as a form of activism. This program specifically funds environmental nonprofits that use media, mostly film, as a tool tightly linked to direct-action campaigns. Patagonia funds only environmental work, most interestingly in making grants to organizations that identify and work on the root causes of problems and that approach issues with a commitment to … [Read more...]

Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs: 2018 Professional Fellows On-Demand Program

Deadline: 16 January 2018 The Professional Fellows Division in the Office of Citizen Exchanges at the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) invites proposals for the FY 2018 Professional Fellows On- Demand Program. The Professional Fellows On-Demand Program will build upon the foundation of the current Professional Fellows Program and prior Professional Fellows On-Demand Program exchanges. This exchange program supports U.S. foreign policy goals by … [Read more...]

National Endowment for the Humanities: Seeking Applications for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline: 10 January 2018 The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is seeking applications for its Public Humanities Projects to support projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences. Projects must engage humanities scholarship to analyze significant themes in disciplines such as history, literature, ethics, and art history. NEH encourages projects that involve members of the public in collaboration with humanities scholars or that invite … [Read more...]

DHHS-ORR: Seeking Applications for Refugee Technical Assistance Program

Deadline: 18 May 2018 The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is seeking applications for its "Refugee Technical Assistance Program" to award up to four cooperative agreements to provide innovative technical assistance (TA) to ORR-funded refugee service providers, State Refugee Coordinators, State Refugee Health Coordinators, and others working with refugees to fill a gap where no other … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children

Deadline: 7 May 2020 The National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications for the program entitled “Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children”. This initiative includes a focus on ethnic and racial minority children and populations of underserved children to include: children from low literacy, rural and low-income populations, geographically isolated children, hearing and visually impaired … [Read more...]

Department of Commerce: Seeking Applications for Environmental Literacy Grants Program

Deadline: 6 April 2018 The Department of Commerce is seeking applications for its Environmental Literacy Grants to support the education of K-12 students and the public so they are knowledgeable of the ways in which their community can become more resilient to extreme weather events and/or other environmental hazards, and become involved in achieving that resilience. Education projects focused on resilience enable and empower community members, including children and youth, to protect … [Read more...]