Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Department for International Development (DFID) is seeking applications for UK Aid Direct that support small and medium sized civil society organisations, based in the UK and overseas, to achieve sustained poverty reduction and deliver the UK’s development priorities. UK Aid Direct is DFID’s central funding mechanism … [Read more...] about DFID: UK Aid Direct Mechanism to support CSOs working to Reduce Poverty Overseas
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Deadline: 17 January 2017 Qatar Foundation is currently inviting applications for the 2017 WISE Awards to recognize and promote six successful innovative projects that are addressing global education challenges and that have demonstrated a transformative impact on communities and societies. The WISE Awards recognize successful, innovative … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 WISE Awards Program! Promoting Innovative Projects addressing Global Education Challenges
Deadline: 1 December 2016 The Visegrad Standard Grant invites non-governmental civil-society and civil society organizations (NGOs and CSOs), municipalities, schools and other public institutions to submit grant proposals for its Standard Grant worth €6,001 and above. The grants can be requested for minimum 12 months period. Project … [Read more...] about Visegrad Standard Grant Program for NGOs, CSOs and Other Public Institutions
Deadline: 15 January 2017 Applications are now open for The Resonate Awards with the goal to shine a light on upcoming innovators under the age of 40 with new contributions to the field of sustainability science. Drawing on Caltech’s legacy of innovation, the Resnick Sustainability Institute seeks to empower next-generation pioneers around the … [Read more...] about Resonate Awards 2017: Honoring Outstanding Achievements in Renewble Energy and Sustainable Science
Deadline: 5 December 2016 Entries are open for Global Social Venture Competition 2017 to provide aspiring entrepreneurs with mentoring, exposure, and funding to transform their ideas into businesses that will have positive real world impact. The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) empowers the next generation of social entrepreneurs by … [Read more...] about Entries Open for Global Social Venture Competition 2017!
Deadline: 2 December 2016 The Humanitarian Innovation Fund is seeking applications for the Implementation phase, the fourth phase of implementing a tested innovation in a humanitarian setting in the innovation process. This means the implementation of an innovation to produce tangible real examples of changed practice, testing the innovation … [Read more...] about Humanitarian Innovation Fund: Implementation Grants for Innovation
Deadline: 19 November 2016 UNICEF’s Evaluation Office (EO) is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from qualified institutions (consultancy firms, universities, etc.) for the provision of services to complete an independent global thematic evaluation of UNICEF’s strategies and programme performance with regard to strengthening child protection … [Read more...] about Submit EOIs for UNICEF’s Strengthening Child Protection Systems Programme Worldwide
Deadline: 2 December 2016 The Humanitarian Innovation Fund is seeking applications for the Development phase, the third phase of developing potential solutions in the innovation process. This means the development of an innovation by creating practical, actionable plans and guidelines. Turning ideas into action, the development stage takes … [Read more...] about Apply for Humanitarian Innovation Fund’s Development Grants
Deadline: 31 January 2017 Department for International Development (DFID) is seeking applications to provide grants to UK based CSOs for poverty reduction projects in developing countries. UK Aid Match is a demand-led fund that matches public donations to appeals for development activities focused on poverty reduction in developing countries. Its … [Read more...] about UK Aid Match: Providing Grants to UK Based CSOs for Poverty Reduction Projects in Developing Countries
Deadline: 31 December 2016 Applications are open for 2017-2018 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) to provide a diverse group of emerging leaders with a scholarship for one semester of non-degree academic study at a U.S. college or university. The program is sponsored by the U.S Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 2017-2018 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD)
Deadline: 15 February 2017 The Commonwealth Secretariat is inviting nominations and submissions for its "Good Practice Awards 2018" to recognise the outstanding contribution and achievements of education professionals and bodies that have made a difference to learners’ lives through innovative education and learning for development initiatives and … [Read more...] about Commonwealth Education Good Practice Awards 2018: Celebrating Innovations in Education and Learning
Deadline: 29 November 2016 Do you have a story to tell about the challenges and triumphs experienced by the tens of millions of people who have been displaced by conflict and violence worldwide? Do you know someone who is refugee youth, aged 15-24 and had demonstrated leadership and a strong voice while working on behalf of other refugees? If … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for WRC’s Voices of Courage Awards 2017! Honoring Refugee Youth Leaders
Deadline: 1 December 2016 The Institute of International Education (IIE) together with Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is currently inviting artists and arts organizations, for its Artist Protection Fund (APF), a three-year pilot program, making life-saving fellowship grants to threatened artists from around the world, and place them at host … [Read more...] about Artist Protection Fund: Providing Fellowship Grants to Threatened Artists from around the World
Deadline: 4 December 2016 Applications are open for the Gro Brundtland Award that provides an opportunity to young female scientists to meet and discuss with other female researchers in the same field and establish the international connection. It’s a great chance to introduce your own research to other international research groups and it … [Read more...] about Gro Brundtland Award: Inviting Female Scientists from Taiwan and Developing Countries
Deadline: 19 December 2016 The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is currently accepting applications for Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellowship program to work on an independent research paper or project of their own design. The fellowship will last for a period of six months, and fellows will be selected based on their credentials and … [Read more...] about Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy: Seeking Applicants for Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellowship Program
Deadline: Ongoing Ford Foundation's Just Films grants program supports artist-driven film and new media projects, and other forms of creative visual storytelling, that explore the rich diversity of the human experience. These stories inspire imaginations, disrupt stereotypes, and help transform attitudes that perpetuate injustice. The Ford … [Read more...] about Ford Foundation’s JustFilms Grants: Supporting Artist-Driven Films and New Media Projects
Deadline: 19 January 2017 The KR Foundation is currently inviting applications from organisations to help provide answers to, stimulate mind shifts about, and encourage action on, the long-term challenges faced by current and future generations living on a planet with finite resources, fragile ecosystems, and climate change. KR Foundation … [Read more...] about KR Foundation Grant: Addressing Root Causes of Environmental Issues
Deadline: 30 November 2016 The Heinz-Kühn-Foundation is currently seeking applications from the young journalists for the scholarships, providing them six-week or three-month reporting trips in developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The foundation also provides funds to enable candidates from developing countries to gain … [Read more...] about Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships: Supporting Training and Professional Development of Junior Journalists from the Developing World
Deadline: 15 November 2016 The Coady International Institute is seeking applications from women in developing countries for its program entitled "Global Change Leaders", to enable women from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities. Program … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: 2017 Global Change Leaders Program
Deadline: 21 November 2016 The Queen's Young Leaders is seeking applications for its "Leading Change Journalism Bursary" to offer young people across the Commonwealth the chance to develop journalism skills while building a portfolio of work. Working to agreed deadlines and briefs, winners will be required to produce three pieces of previously … [Read more...] about Apply for The Leading Change Journalism Bursary 2017!