The Waterloo Foundation: Inviting Applicants for Environment’s Marine Programme

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The Waterloo Foundation is inviting applicants for its Environment fund under the theme “Marine Programme” to support initiatives working to halt the decline of fish stocks that communities in developing countries rely on, and those working to bring about sustainable fisheries in Wales. Project Types Local Projects Applications for local projects should demonstrate that they will positively impact upon the marine fisheries they are working to protect, and … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Enhance Local Authorities’ Contributions to Governance and Development Processes

Deadline: 17 May 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Enhance Local Authorities' Contributions to Governance and Development Processes" to promote inclusive and sustainable growth in rural areas of Kyrgyzstan. The specific objective(s) of this call for proposals is to strengthen and facilitate the role of Local Authorities enabling them to promote governance and development processes at local level. Priority … [Read more...]

The Waterloo Foundation: Seeking Applications for Environment’s Tropical Rainforests Programme

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The Waterloo Foundation is seeking applications for its Environment fund under the theme “Tropical Rainforests Programme” to protect tropical rainforests for their value to the climate, communities and biodiversity, principally through avoided deforestation. Types of Projects Local projects: Applications for practical local projects that will consider would typically be working on a specified tropical rainforest area, defined in hectares. Applicants will need to … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for European Social Innovation Competition!

Deadline: 27 April 2018 The European Commission is seeking applications for its European Social Innovation Competition that is a challenge prize run by the European Commission across all Horizon 2020 associated countries. The Competition aims at stimulating social innovation's potential to provide solutions to societal challenges and foster sustainable and inclusive growth in Europe. It will directly support some ideas best illustrating that potential. It will engage citizens, businesses … [Read more...]

Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation : Inviting UK Charities for Grant Program

Deadline: 14 September 2018 The Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation (PPCF) is currently accepting applications for its grant program that aims to contribute to the development of a just society based on a commitment to nonviolence and environmental sustainability. The priority is to address systemic threats by seeking to change policy and attitudes at a national or European level. Priority Areas Peace and Sustainable Security: Support the development of ways of resolving violent … [Read more...]

Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants: Supporting Strategic Legal Work in the UK

Deadline: 4 May 2018 Applications are open for Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants (SLF) program to support legal work in the UK that goes beyond securing justice for an individual and makes a significant contribution to law, practice and procedures to uphold and promote the rights of vulnerable migrant children and young people more generally. The SLF aims to tackle injustices and inconsistencies in law and practice that disadvantage or discriminate against vulnerable young … [Read more...]

Heritage Lottery Fund: Inviting Applicants for Heritage Grants Programme

Deadline: 14 June 2018 Heritage Lottery Fund is seeking applications for its Heritage Grants programme that is open for any type of project related to the national, regional or local heritage in the UK. Funding Information Applicants can apply for a grant of more than £100,000. Priorities The program fund projects that make a lasting difference for heritage, people and communities in the UK. The focus of the project will be on the work or activity that: is defined at the … [Read more...]

The Power Paradox- Connecting Future Leaders to contribute to the Sustainable Development of the World

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The South American Business Forum is inviting applications for The Power Paradox- Connecting future leaders to contribute to the sustainable development of the world. Each year the forum receives 100 outstanding university students from around the world together with 40 leaders of business, political and academic areas. SABF mission is to bring together current and future leaders, regardless of generation and nationality, through the development of a platform for … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Being Human Festival 2018

Deadline: 13 April 2018 Applications are invited for the Being Human festival 2018. Led by the School of Advanced Study, University of London, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy, Being Human is the UK’s only national festival of the humanities. There are three ways to get involved in the Being Human festival: ‘Open call’ pathway: Organise an activity that does not require a direct financial contribution from Being Human that will … [Read more...]

IJ4EU: Funding Cross-Border Investigative Reporting in Europe

Deadline: 3 May 2018 IJ4EU is inviting applications for its grant program to support investigations that reflect the media’s watchdog role and that assist the public in holding those in power accountable for their actions and to their obligations. IJ4EU grants are intended to foster and strengthen collaboration among European Union-based journalists and newsrooms on revelations in the public interest and of cross-border significance. The grants are administered by the International Press … [Read more...]

PTES Conservation Insight Grants: Preserving Endangered Species around the World

Deadline: 20 April 2018 People’s Trust for Endangered Species is seeking applications for its PTES Conservation Insight Grants. People’s Trust for Endangered Species has awarded grants to scientific researchers and conservationists for many years for work that is aimed at the preservation of endangered species around the world. Priority Areas High priority projects include: Gathering evidence needed to undertake necessary mitigation work Using scientific evidence to get changes … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: 2018 United Nations Human Rights Prize

Deadline: 6 April 2018 The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is seeking nominations for the 2018 United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights. The prize will be awarded at an event at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on 10 December 2018, as part of the annual commemoration of the Human Rights Day. The United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights is an honorary award given to individuals and organizations in recognition of outstanding … [Read more...]

BBSRC-NRF: Enhancing Ruminant Livestock Productivity

Deadline: 10 April 2018 The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) in the UK and the National Research Fund (NRF) in Kenya are pleased to announce a joint call for collaborative research under the Newton-Utafiti Fund programme. This call will focus on tackling challenges relevant to ruminant livestock production in Kenya. Priority Areas Animal physiology and nutrition Investigating the bioavailability of key nutrients in animal feed and feed conversion … [Read more...]

Ernest Cook Trust: Inviting Applications for Large Grants Programme

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The Ernest Cook Trust is inviting applications for its Large Grants Programme to encourage young people’s interest either in the countryside and the environment, the arts (in the broadest sense), or in science, or to raise levels of literacy and numeracy. Funding Information A large grants programme for awards of up to £12,000 operate throughout the year. Eligibility Criteria All applicant organisations must be based and working in the UK and should be either state … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Les Mills Fund for Children!

Deadline: 8 May 2018 Applications are open for Les Mills Fund for Children that works with a mission to create a healthier and fitter planet and wants to make the opportunity available to everyone. LMFC works with carefully selected organisations who share their values and have the resources available to help children. LMFC raises money to fund other charitable projects within the UK. In order to raise money their dedicated team carry out a wide range of charitable work. Focus … [Read more...]

Nokia Bell Labs: Seeking Applications for its 2018 Bell Labs Prize

Deadline: 25 April 2018 Nokia Bell Labs is seeking applications for its 2018 Bell Labs Prize that seeks to recognize proposals that ‘change the game’ in the field of information and communications technologies by a factor of 10, and provides selected innovators the unique opportunity to collaborate with Bell Labs researchers to help realize their vision. The Bell Labs Prize (the “Contest”) is offered by the Bell Labs Organization of Nokia of America Corporation, a subsidiary of Nokia … [Read more...]

British Council’s Cultural Protection Fund: Inviting Applicants for Small Grant Program

Deadline: 27 April 2018 Cultural Protection Fund (CPF) is currently inviting applicants for its Small Grant Program to help create sustainable opportunities for social and economic development through building capacity to foster, safeguard and promote cultural heritage in conflict-affected countries. The Fund will support efforts to keep cultural heritage sites and objects safe, as well as supporting the recording, conservation and restoration of cultural heritage. It will also provide … [Read more...]

Applications Open for #NotWithoutMe Accelerator Programme!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The Carnegie UK Trust is seeking applications for its  #NotWithoutMe programme to challenge digital exclusion for vulnerable young people across the UK and Ireland. #NotWithoutMe supports the development of new and engaging digital inclusion projects, working specifically with vulnerable young people aged 11-25 to develop their digital skills, resilience, confidence, access and critical understanding. The Trust is now looking to support the development of a further … [Read more...]

Apply for Go Green in the City Challenge!

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Applications are open for the Go Green in the City Challenge. For 180 years Schneider Electric has been committed to changing the way they access energy. As a global specialist in energy management, with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including utilities & infrastructures, machine manufacturers, non-residential buildings, data centres & networks, and in residential … [Read more...]

The Lady Neville Charity: Providing Grants to Grass-Roots Charitable Organisations

Deadline: 14 September 2018 The Lady Neville Charity is seeking applications for its grant program with an aim to provide grants that will make a clear and significant contribution to grass-roots charitable organisations working in designated priority areas. The charity was formally set up in 1978 following a bequest from Ralph Neville JP. Priorities Area Organisations applying must be working in at least one of the following three priority areas: Local Heritage projects which help … [Read more...]