Latest Grants, Funding Opportunities and Resources in Senegal

Latest grant, funding opportunities and other resources including call for proposals, request for proposals, call for applications in Senegal.

Health Systems Research Initiative: Providing Evidence to Strengthen Health Systems in LMICs

Deadline: 30 January 2018 The Department for International Development (DFID), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Wellcome Trust (WT) jointly fund the Health Systems Research Initiative. Aims The funders aim for a significant majority of research projects within the portfolio to focus on low-income countries. Generate evidence on how to strengthen and improve health systems for people living in low- and middle-income countries. … [Read more...]

Applications Open for IFS’s Individual Research Grants!

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The International Foundation for Science (IFS) is seeking applications for its Individual Research Grants to support excellent individual research and to build capacity of early-career scientists in the developing world to undertake research on the sustainable management of biological and water resources. Research Areas Biological Resources in Terrestrial Systems Including but not limited to: Biodiversity, Forestry, Natural Products, Renewable Energy and … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women

Deadline: 5 December 2017 The UN Trust Fund has launched 2017 Call for Proposals for its 21st grants cycle to support civil society organizations that qualify for funding under the three programmatic areas of its 2015-2020 Strategy. The ultimate vision of the UN Trust Fund is a world without violence against women and girls that is aligned with international human rights standards and humanitarian law of which gender equality and the elimination of all forms of violence and discrimination … [Read more...]

Apply for UNDP’s Innovation Competition in Senegal!

Deadline: 10 November 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking applications from Innovators for its Innovation Competition entitled "Accelerate inclusive business models to promote access to and use of solar energy services by people in Senegal." This call for innovation competition is intended to support the expansion of proven, integrated business solutions by addressing key business barriers through targeted funding. The main objective of this call for tenders is to … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for European Outdoor Conservation Association Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) is seeking applications from eligible non-profit organizations for its funding program 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. Funding Information Available grants of up to €30,000 to implement a conservation … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Labor Programs to Combat Slavery in West Africa

Deadline: 12 January 2018 The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) of the United States Department of State has announced an open competition entitled "DRL Labor Programs to Combat Slavery in West Africa". Program Activities increasing collaboration among civil society organizations working to promote the rights of current and former slaves; engaging with former slaves, advocates, and civil society organizations to assist former slaves in claiming their rights under … [Read more...]

JASSO: Seeking Applications for Follow-up Research Fellowship

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Japan Student Services Organization (“JASSO”) provides the Follow-up Research Fellowship for Former International Students in Japan to researchers who have previously come to study in Japan from a developing country, region, etc., and are currently active in education, research, or government in their home country, region, etc. The fellowship extends to those researchers an opportunity to conduct short-term research with academic advisors at universities (except … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation!

Deadline: 13 January 2018 Applications are open for the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships (PBS) which is awarded to individuals from developing/emerging economies (East and South) who wish to pursue formal studies or mid-career professional training in the field of nature conservation. The aim of the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation (PBS) is to provide financial support to individuals wishing to pursue short-term professional training or formal studies that will help … [Read more...]

U.S Embassy in Kolonia: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Competition

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The U.S Embassy in Kolonia is seeking proposals for its 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Competition to support the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country. AFCP was established to help countries preserve cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. respect for other cultures. The … [Read more...]

Nestlé Foundation’s Research Grants: Supporting Research in Human Nutrition in LICs and LMICs

Deadline: 10 January 2018 The Nestlé Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants program to initiate and support research in human nutrition with public health relevance in low-income and lower middle-income countries. The results of the research projects should ideally provide a basis for implementation and action which will lead to sustainable effects in the studied populations as generally applicable to the population at large. They should also enable institution … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Dalai Lama Fellowship 2018!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Applications are open for Dalai Lama Fellowship 2018 that offers emerging leaders a rigorous, interdisciplinary program on ways to be a different kind of leader, a leader that connects and cares for self, extends genuine compassion to others, and works for our common humanity. Fellows cultivate practices in mind training for increasing self-awareness, self-care and resilience, for connecting with others and working across differences, and in building solutions for … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Cycle 7 Grant Program!

Deadline: 12 January 2018 Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) has launched a Call for Pre-Proposals for its Cycle 7 grant program with an aim to leverage USG scientific investment in R&D to support USAID’s development goals in priority countries. This cycle marks the return of the program's Open Call for proposals from all eligible countries on a wide range of development-related fields, including biodiversity, agriculture, environment, clean energy, disaster … [Read more...]

Magraret McNamara Education Grants: Inviting Women from Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 January 2018 Applications are open for Magraret McNamara Education Grants (formerly known as MMMF) that will reward exceptional women from developing countries, that are enrolled as full-time students for the following academic term in accredited universities in the United States and Canada, have demonstrated financial need and are committed to working for the well-being of women and children. MMEG’s mission is to assist women from developing countries who are pursuing their … [Read more...]

PFAN/ECREEE/CTCN Call for Proposals: Women-led Sustainable Energy Enterprises in West Africa

Deadline: 20 November 2017 The ECOWAS Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) and the Private Financing Advisory Network (PFAN) have launched a call for proposals for women-led sustainable energy enterprises in West-Africa, as part of the CTCN/ECOWAS Project on Mainstreaming Gender for a Climate-Resilient Energy System in West Africa. The goal of this Call for Proposals is to facilitate the initiation and management of … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: 2018 Talent Programme

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Talent for Governance programme is inviting applicants for its "2018 Talent Programme" to support young people by providing opportunities for knowledge exchange and training so that they can develop their skills and realise their ambitions. In many parts of the world, local civil servants work under difficult circumstances. The communities for which they work are characterised by widespread poverty, a lack of basic services, high unemployment rates and environmental … [Read more...]

ICATCH Call for Proposals: Improving Child Health in Low-Income and Lower-Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 28 November 2017 The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section on International Child Health (SOICH) is seeking proposals for its International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) program which is designed for pediatricians and other health workers in low- and lower-middle income countries who need financial and advisory support to plan and implement a project or program that improves child health, or increases children’s access to health care. ICATCH grants emphasize: … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Georg Forster Research Award!

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation is inviting researchers for its Georg Forster Research Award recognising renowned academics from the developing and transition countries. The objective of the Georg Forster Research Award is to honour the recipients’ life’s work to date. Award winners are invited to conduct a research project of their own choosing in Germany in close collaboration with a specialist colleague. Benefits The award amount totals €60,000. In … [Read more...]

Applications Open for MasterCard Foundation’s Fund for Young African Artists!

Deadline: 15 November 2017 The MasterCard Foundation is seeking applications for its program entitled "Young African Artists" for reproduction in print and digital publications that will communicate the dynamism and diversity of African youth. The Foundation is inviting young visual artists (ages 18–35) who live or do most of their work in Africa. The MasterCard Foundation is an independent, private foundation headquartered in Canada. The Foundation's work, which focuses on Africa, aims to … [Read more...]

Earth Journalism Network: Seeking Applications for West African Fisheries Reporting Grants

Deadline: 13 November 2017 Internews’ Earth Journalism Network is seeking applications for its second round of reporting grants to support fisheries and environment journalism in West Africa as part of a wider and recently launched capacity building project in the region. With the overall goal of improving journalists’ ability to expertly tackle the often overlapping issues of overfishing, illegal fishing, food security and ocean governance, the project aims to further explore the economic and … [Read more...]

Stop TB Partnership: Call for Proposals for TB REACH Wave 6

Deadline: 28 November 2017 The Stop TB Partnership is currently seeking proposals for its TB REACH Wave 6 program in order to fund innovative ideas to improve TB service delivery. The Stop TB Partnership is leading the way to a world without tuberculosis (TB), a disease that is curable but still kills three people every minute. Founded in 2001, the Partnership's mission is to serve every person who is vulnerable to TB and ensure that high-quality diagnosis , treatment and care is available to … [Read more...]