THET announced Third Round of Grants under the Africa Grants Programme (AGP)

Deadline: 28 February 2019 THET has announced a third round of grants under the Africa Grants Programme (AGP) with support from Johnson & Johnson. The AGP supports the training of health workers in low- and middle-income countries, through engaging established partnerships between health organisations in the UK and Ireland and their counterparts in Sub-Saharan Africa. The aims of the AGP are to save and improve the lives of people living in Sub-Saharan Africa (in particular women … [Read more...]

European Commission: Support to Combating Discriminations by Improving Inclusiveness in Compulsory Education – EU Supported Scholarship Programme

Deadline: 18 April 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Support to Combating Discriminations by Improving Inclusiveness in Compulsory Education – EU Supported Scholarship Programme". The global objective of this call for proposals is to advance full and equal access of children from disadvantaged and vulnerable groups into quality education and training. Type of Lots LOT 1 - The specific objective is to … [Read more...]

SAFOD Organizing A Free Webinar on Assistive Technology in Southern Africa

Deadline: 18 February 2019 The Southern Africa Federation of the Disabled (SAFOD); the African Network for Evidence–to–Action in Disability (AfriNEAD), and the University of Washington is currently inviting applicants to participate in a 2-hour webinar includes a Q & A session focusing on the Assistive Technology (AT) situation in Southern Africa; the AT-Info-Map project; and the forthcoming regional AT Expo. AT includes a wide range of technology products that are used to support … [Read more...]

2019 EVAWI Call for Proposals for International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Violence Across the Lifespan

Deadline: 1 May 2019 End Violence Against Women International (EVAWI) is accepting proposals for its International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Violence Across the Lifespan to promote innovative techniques, unique approaches, and promising practices in responding to gender-based violence. Objectives Improve responses to victims of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, stalking, human trafficking, elder abuse, and other gender-based crimes Enhance … [Read more...]

Applications Open for European Cross-Border Grants Program 2019

Deadline: 15 April 2019 Applications are open for 2019 European Cross-Border Grants will support professional journalists, who have good ideas for cross-border research on European affairs. The stories must be relevant to European target groups. Grant Information In 2019, there is €175,000 to distribute over four application rounds. The money comes from Adessium Foundation and Open Society Foundations. Eligibility Criteria Journalismfund.eu supports journalists living in a … [Read more...]

EU: Civil Society Organization and Local Authorities in Development

Deadline: 11 March 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Civil Society Organization and Local Authorities in Development" to contribute the strengthening of civil society organizations in Haiti as actors in governance and to enhance their participation and capacity as key actors in development. Type of Lots Lot I: Combating the effects of climate change and protecting the environment Help civil society … [Read more...]

European Commission: Call for Proposals on Capacity-building in the area of Rights of the Child and Child-friendly Justice

Deadline: 14 May 2019 European Commission is inviting proposals for its Capacity-building in the area of Rights of the Child and Child-friendly Justice program. Priority Areas Priority 1: To systemise and further roll out evidence-based supports to children children do not suffer further or secondary traumatisation as a result of their involvement in judicial proceedings; judicial and other practitioners are more aware of the evidence-based supports that could and should be … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 A B Charitable Trust Grants Program

Deadline: 1 March 2019 A B Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its grant program to support charities working where human dignity is imperilled and where there are opportunities for human dignity to be affirmed. ABCT supports charities that defend human rights and promote respect for vulnerable individuals whatever their circumstances. Focus Areas Applications are particularly welcomed from charities working to support: migrants, refugees and asylum seekers criminal … [Read more...]

Ufi VocTech Seed Fund 2019 to improve UK Skills through Digital Vocational Learning

Deadline: 8 February 2019 Ufi Charitable Trust has announced its VocTech Seed 2019 to support projects with innovative ideas for solving real, practical problems in UK vocational learning. Ufi believes that digital technology should play a greater role in enabling adults to get the skills needed for work in the 21st century. Their aim is to see digital tech being used to significantly improve how UK vocational learning is developed and delivered; and to ‘scale up’ this effect to make … [Read more...]

Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs: Call for Projects for 2019 ‘Sustainable Food and Agriculture’

Deadline: 29 March 2019 The Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (MAA), is currently inviting all French local authorities and foreigners to work together on a project to transition to sustainable food systems (ranging from agricultural production to food waste management) and to build the most appropriate responses to their territory while benefiting from the experience of each. Objectives The main objectives are: … [Read more...]

EU: Sustainable, Participatory and Integrated Management of Protected Areas for Economic Development that respects Ecosystems

Deadline: 5 March 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Sustainable, participatory and integrated management of protected areas, peripheral territories and corridors of the complex formed by PoNaSi (Burkina Faso), Comoé (Côte d'Ivoire) and Mole (Ghana), for economic development that respects ecosystems". The overall goal is to promote endogenous, sustainable and inclusive economic development that responds to the … [Read more...]

IWMF announced Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists 2019 Round 1

Deadline: 25 February 2019 International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications for its 1st round of 2019 Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists. Established with a $4 million gift from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, the Fund will support projects including educational opportunities, investigative … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize: A Chance to Win up to 60 000 Euro!

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), in partnership with the Vaclav Havel Library and the Charta 77 Foundation has announced a call for nominations for the 2019 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize. The Václav Havel Human Rights Prize is awarded each year by the PACE in partnership with the Václav Havel Library and the Charta 77 Foundation to reward outstanding civil society action in the defence of human rights in Europe and beyond. The Prize, … [Read more...]

EU: Civil Society Organisations as Actors of Governance and Development

Deadline: 26 February 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Civil Society Organisations as Actors of Governance and Development" to deliver good governance and accountability, social cohesion and a transformed economy for the wellbeing of all Gambians. Types of Lot Lot 1: To increase the participation of CSOs in tackling climate change and promoting environmental sustainability, with a focus on labour … [Read more...]

The Lady Neville Charity Grants for UK Grass-Roots Charitable Organisations

Deadline: 22 March 2019 The Lady Neville Charity is inviting 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...]

Call for Applications: Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition 2019

Deadline: 13 February 2019 Applications are open for 2019 Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition. The Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition (EBPC) is open to applicants worldwide and offers a tremendous opportunity to entrepreneurs and investors alike. Focus Areas Urban Education Connecting Research to Practice Teaching & Learning Technology in Grades K through 12 Special Education & At-Risk Students Open & Collaborative … [Read more...]

SWITCH-Asia and Central Asia II Call for Proposals: Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production

Deadline: 28 February 2019 The European Union (EU) is accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a programme entitled "SWITCH-Asia and Central Asia II - Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production". Objectives The global objective of this call for proposals is to promote inclusive sustainable growth, to contribute to the economic prosperity and poverty reduction in Asia and Central Asia and to support the development of a green economy and the transition towards a … [Read more...]

British Council in India: [email protected] Digital Call India

Deadline: 31 January 2019 To mark the 30th anniversary of the web in March 2019, the British Council in India would like to explore their changing concept of connection by supporting digital culture projects inspired by how the web has connected us and exploring what it could do for us in the future. The Embassy would like to use the opportunity of this milestone to explore what artists and art of tomorrow look like through digital creativity. Proposals designed to be inclusive will be … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals to Develop Vaccines against Rift Valley Fever and Chikungunya Viruses

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) has launched a call for proposals (CfP3i) to develop human vaccines against Rift Valley fever and Chikungunya viruses. The decision to fund the development of vaccines against RVF and CHIK is based on the feasibility of vaccine development and the potential public health impact of vaccines against these diseases. While vaccines against both viruses appear to be technically feasible, the commercial … [Read more...]

2019 STARTS Prize to Honor Innovation in Technology, Industry and Society Stimulated by the Arts throughout the World

Deadline: 1 March 2019 Applications are open for STARTS Prize 2019 the most pioneering collaborations and results in the field of creativity and innovation at the crossings of science and technology with the arts. Science, Technology and Arts (=STARTS) form a nexus with an extraordinarily high potential for creative innovation. And such innovation is considered to be precisely what’s called for if they are to master the social, ecological and economic challenges that Europe will be facing … [Read more...]

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