U.S. Mission to North Macedonia seeking Proposals to Develop and Implement a Series of Tabletop Exercises

Deadline: 28 June 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Skopje Public Affairs Section invites U.S. and North Macedonia-based non-profit/non-governmental organizations to develop and implement municipal-level tabletop exercises to help build and strengthen municipal response mechanisms to violent extremism and terrorism. The U.S. Embassy seeks program proposals that will develop and implement a series of tabletop exercises (fictional case studies) in 3 to 6 municipalities in North Macedonia, in cooperation … [Read more...]

Atlas Corps: Inviting Global NGO Leaders for Fellowship in U.S

Deadline: 15 August 2019 Atlas Corps is currently inviting mid-career professionals from around the world to apply for Fellowships in the United States. Atlas Corps engages leaders committed to social change in 12-18 month, professional fellowships at organizations to learn best practices, build organizational capacity, and return home to create a network of global leaders. Fellows serve at Host Organizations working on issues that complement their expertise. This prestigious fellowship … [Read more...]

100,000 Strong in the Americas announces Innovation Fund Competition

Deadline: 15 August 2019 Partners of the Americas (Partners), the U.S. Department of State (DOS), NAFSA: Association of International Educators, in partnership with Cementos Progreso has announced a new 2019 Innovation Fund grant competition designed to increase partnerships between higher education institutions (HEIs) in the United States with HEIs in Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras. The 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund is the public-private sector collaboration between … [Read more...]

Wildlife Acoustics announces Scientific Product Grants Program

Deadline: 15 August 2019 Wildlife Acoustics has announced a Scientific Product Grants Program to support efforts in conservation and environmental stewardship. The program enables those involved in animal biology, research and conservation to do their best work easily and quickly. Wildlife Acoustics has established a grant program to support bioacoustics research efforts from chiropteran, avian, terrestrial, amphibious and marine wildlife, to everything else in between. Funding … [Read more...]

Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Grant Program to Support Research in the field of Cancer in U.S.

Deadline: 31 August 2019 The Elsa U. Pardee Foundation is inviting applicants for its grant program to support research in the field of cancer and to provide for others the advantages of new knowledge and techniques for the treatment of this related group of disabling and frequently lethal diseases. The Elsa U. Pardee Foundation was established in 1944 under the terms of the will of Mrs. Elsa U. Pardee, whose life was taken by cancer on October 2, 1944. Mrs. Pardee provided a $1 million … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Cameroon inviting Organizations to implement Comic Series and Graphic Novel to Combat Violent Extremism

Deadline: 1 August 2019 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Yaounde, Cameroon has announced an open competition for an assistance award through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) pending funds availability. PAS Yaounde invites all eligible organizations to submit a proposal to convert a tv series into a long form graphic novel and, separately, create a 10 issue superhero comic addressing anti-violent extremism themes. These two products will address the issue of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in the Philippines seeking Proposals to Commemorate the Shared History, Courage, And Friendship of Americans and Filipinos during WWII

Deadline: 6 July 2019 The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines has announced an open competition for individuals, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, and academic institutions interested in submitting proposals to organize a series of activities and programs to commemorate the shared history, heroism, courage, and friendship of Americans and Filipinos during World War II. Proposals should highlight significant WWII events, 'untold stories,’ and any elements of U.S.-Philippine … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for the 2020 Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity

Deadline: 31 October 2019 The 5th edition of the 2020 Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity is now open for nominations. The Aurora Prize aims to recognize and support those who risk their life, health, freedom, reputation or livelihood in order to save and aid individuals that suffer as a result of today’s tragedies, especially man-conceived disasters and crimes against humanity. This global annual award, launched by the Aurora Humanitarian Initiative, seeks to identify and support modern … [Read more...]

Woodard & Curran Foundation seeking Applications for Impact Grants Program in the U.S.

Deadline: 30 June 2019 Woodard & Curran Foundation is seeking applications for its Impact Grants program that applies or advances technology by addressing water issues (e.g. water, wastewater, stormwater). Grant Information Woodard & Curran Foundation will award one grant for $100,000 over three consecutive years, beginning in November 2019, and dispersed as follows: $33,000 in 2019; $33,000 in 2020; and $34,000 in 2021. Eligibility Criteria An applicant must: Be a … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL announces 2019 Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 20 September 2019 The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor (DRL) of the US Department of State has announced a Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) from organizations interested in submitting Statements of Interest (SOI) for programs that support Internet Freedom. In support of the U.S. International Strategy for Cyberspace, DRL’s goal is to protect the open, interoperable, secure, and reliable Internet by promoting fundamental freedoms, human rights, and the free … [Read more...]

Bureau of INL announces “Logistics, Travel and Support for Law Enforcement and Rule of Law Programs in the Caribbean” Program

Deadline: 14 June 2019 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and non-U.S. based non-governmental (NGOs)/non-profit organizations or Educational Institutions for a Cooperative Agreement to implement a program entitled “Logistics, Travel and Support for Law Enforcement and Rule of Law Programs in the Caribbean.” The United States Government represented by the Bureau for … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Labor announces Equal Access to Quality Jobs for Women and Girls in Agriculture (EQUAL) Project – Colombia

Deadline: 19 July 2019 In support of the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative (W-GDP), the Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB), U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL, or the Department), has announced the availability of approximately $5,000,000 total costs (subject to the availability of Federal funds) for one cooperative to fund one technical assistance project in Colombia to economically empower vulnerable women and girls. The objective of the project is to reduce the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Skopje inviting Non-Profit and Non-Governmental Organizations for “Building Community Resilience” Program

Deadline: 28 June 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Skopje, Public Affairs Section (PAS) is currently inviting U.S. and North-Macedonia-based non-profit/non-governmental organizations to develop and implement CVE related projects in the Republic of North Macedonia and/or the region. Countering violent extremism (CVE) is a key pillar of a comprehensive and sustainable counterterrorism strategy. CVE refers to actions intended to reduce the ability of violent extremists to radicalize, recruit, and … [Read more...]

Bureau of NEA/AC and U.S. Embassy Tunis Assistance Unit seeking Applications for Tunisia Civil Society Accelerator (EXCEL)

Deadline: 21 June 2019 The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) and the United States Embassy in Tunisia, Assistance Unit have announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity to strengthen the capacity of Tunisian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and civil society organizations (CSOs) to become sustainable entities by encouraging them to seek diverse funding sources and implement best practices related to ethical standards and … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of ILAB announces Driven Labor Law Enforcement Centers in Colombia

Deadline: 1 July 2019 The Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB), U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL, or the Department), is seeking applications from eligible organizations for a program entitled “Driven Labor Law Enforcement Centers in Colombia”. This FOA solicits applications to implement a project with the goal of improved compliance with Colombia’s labor laws and relevant labor standards. The objective of this project is the improved ability of workers in priority sectors of … [Read more...]

Facebook Journalism Project (FJP) Community Network- United States

Deadline: 27 May 2019 Applications are now open for Facebook Journalism Project (FJP) Community Network to support and connect people and organizations that are building community through local news. The FJP Community Network will be offering grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 and opportunities for grant recipients to connect with industry experts to support their projects. Whether a person or publisher is trying to build a new business around memberships, report in an underserved … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Suqia is seeking nominations for its Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award to support research and development of new and innovative technologies that produce, desalinate and purify water, using solar energy to support the global position of the UAE in developing solutions for challenges that are faced by poverty- and disaster-stricken communities worldwide. The Award encourages leading corporations, research centres, institutions and innovators from … [Read more...]

FLANE Accelerator Programme: A Chance to Accelerate your Business focusing on Female Empowerment

Deadline: 7 June 2019 Vodafone Institute in cooperation with Impact Hub Berlin and the Social Entrepreneurship Akademie has launched FLANE Accelerator programme which is a seven-week acceleration program for up to 5 high-potential digital impact ventures focusing on female empowerment. It is hence for male and female entrepreneurs. Impact-driven entrepreneurs are invited to work, learn and live in Berlin – one of the top ten start-up cities in the world. The programme will sharpen … [Read more...]

2019 U.N. Correspondents Association Awards for Best Media Coverage

Deadline: 15 September 2019 The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) invites media worldwide to submit entries for its 24th annual UNCA Awards for the best print, broadcast (TV & Radio) and online, web-based media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations. Winners will be honored at a gala event with U.N. Secretary-general H.E. António Guterres on friday, december 6th 2019, at cipriani wall street, new york. The Awards are: The Elizabeth Neuffer … [Read more...]

APEC Healthy Women, Healthy Economies Research Prize 2019 Nominations now open

Deadline: 5 July 2019 The inaugural APEC Healthy Women, Healthy Economies Research Prize is now accepting nominations for outstanding research work that strives to improve women’s health, economic well-being, and chart more inclusive growth. The prize aims to spotlight and spur the creation of sex-disaggregated data and gender based research that will help decision-makers make more evidence-based policies to improve the lives of women and strengthen the regional economy. Officials in … [Read more...]

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