Submit Applications for U.S. Mission to Canada Public Affairs Grants Program!

Deadline: 30 August 2019 The U.S. Mission to Canada Public Affairs Section (PAS) is pleased to announce that funding is available through the Public Affairs Grants program to support activities that promote U.S.-Canada bilateral relations in the following four priority areas: Increase entrepreneurship and community prosperity, and support professional and educational exchanges, especially among youth and underserved communities; Enhance civil society’s ability to respond to … [Read more...]

European Commission: Seeking Applications for ‘Blue Careers’ Program

Deadline: 31 January 2019 The European Commission is currently seeking proposals from eligible organisations for its grant program entitled 'Blue Careers' to promote innovative approaches to strengthen the cooperation between industry and education in order to bridge the gap between skills' offer and demand. Themes & Priorities For this topic, we seek to fund projects that will develop innovative solutions relating to at least one of the following themes. Projects may cover more … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Nigeria: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 15 July 2019 The U.S. Embassy Abuja Public Affairs Section (PAS) has announced this Notice of Funding Opportunity for its Public Diplomacy small grants program. PAS awards a limited number of grants to individuals, non-governmental organizations, academic institutions, and other civil society entities that further the Embassy’s policy goals and strengthen relations between the American and Nigerian peoples. Priorities PAS will prioritize grant program proposals that: … [Read more...]

William T Grant Foundation: Research Grants on Improving the Use of Research Evidence

Deadline: 9 January 2019 William T Grant Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants on Improving the Use of Research Evidence to support high-quality field-initiated studies that are relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States. Focus Areas Identify or test strategies to improve the use of existing research. Identify or test strategies for producing more useful research evidence. Test the assumption … [Read more...]

Applications Open for TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting 2019!

Deadline: 31 January 2019 Applications are open for TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting 2019 to recognize journalism that uncovers business bribery or related financial crime with the goal of increasing commercial transparency. The TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting recognizes journalism that uncovers business bribery or related financial crime with the goal of increasing commercial transparency. Prize Information A panel of independent judges will review the submissions … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Guatemala: 2019 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Small Grants Competition

 Deadline: 14 December 2018 The U.S. Embassy Guatemala, Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State has announced this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the 2019 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grant Program. Funding Areas The AFCP Small Grants Competition supports the preservation of cultural sites, cultural objects and collections, and forms of traditional cultural expression.  Appropriate project activities may include: In the … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Seeking Proposals for AI for Earth Program

Deadline: 9 January 2019 The National Geographic Society (NGS) and Microsoft’s AI for Earth program are seeking proposals to support the exploration of how AI can help us understand, engage, and protect the planet. The grants will support the creation and deployment of open source trained models and algorithms that are available to other environmental researchers and innovators and thereby have the potential to provide exponential impact. Core Areas To qualify, applications should … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Ukraine: 2019 U.S. AFCP Large Grant Program

Deadline: 5 December 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has announced a call for proposals for the 2019 U.S. Ambassadors Funds for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Program. The Program aims to preserve major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in Ukraine. Funding Areas The program supports the preservation of significant cultural and historic sites that are globally … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to El Salvador: 2019 AFCP Large Grants Competition

Deadline: 3 December 2018 The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) Cultural Heritage Center (“the Center”) is accepting project abstracts and full applications for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2019 Large Grants Program. Funding Information Floor on Amount of Individual Awards: US $200,000 per project Ceiling on Amount of Individual Awards: US $800,000 per project Foreign Policy Areas AFCP will recommend for funding those projects that … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of ECA: 2019 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars

Deadline: 11 January 2019 The Study of the U. S. Branch (ECA/A/E/USS), Office of Academic Exchange Programs, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), is seeking proposal from accredited U.S. post-secondary education institutions (community colleges, liberal arts colleges, public and private universities) and other U.S. public and private non-profit organizations to design and implement four (4) Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs) for Scholars. Study of the U.S. Institutes for … [Read more...]

Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship: Developing Effective Leaders with Deep Understanding of Hunger

Deadline: 14 January 2019 Applications are open for Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program that develops effective leaders with a deep understanding of hunger and poverty at both the local and national level that enables them to find innovative solutions and create the political will to end hunger. Each year, 16-20 participants are selected from around the country for this year long program. They gather in Washington, D.C. in August for a comprehensive orientation and field training, … [Read more...]

Environmental Research & Education Foundation: Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme

Deadline: 1 December 2018 Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) is seeking applications for its Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme. The sustainability movement has reached the business models of nearly every industry in the United States, and many companies, municipalities and states have set aggressive sustainability goals that include how waste streams are being managed.  The EREF Board of Directors has set an initiative to ensure research funded … [Read more...]

William T Grant Foundation: Seeking Applications for Research Grants on Reducing Inequality

Deadline: 9 January 2019 William T Grant Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants on Reducing Inequality to support high-quality field-initiated studies that are relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States. Focus Areas Identify a specific inequality in youth outcomes, and show that the outcomes are currently unequal. They are especially interested in supporting research to reduce inequality in academic, … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of ECA: Seeking Proposals for 2019 Community College Initiative Program

Deadline: 11 January 2019 The Office of Global Educational Programs of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State have announced an open competition for the Community College Initiative (CCI) Program. ECA is seeking proposal submissions for one cooperative agreement to design, implement, and oversee the CCI Program. The CCI Program provides international participants from underserved and underrepresented communities with an intensive academic-year … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Jamaica: 2019 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program

Deadline: 7 December 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Kingston, Jamaica under its “Call for Proposals” is accepting project abstracts and and full applications for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2019 Large Grants Program. The projects recommended for funding under this program shall advance U.S. foreign policy goals and demonstrate American leadership in the preservation and protection of cultural heritage in support of prosperity and stability around the world. In … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Jamaica: 2019 AFCP Small Grants Competition

Deadline: 7 December 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Kingston, Jamaica under its “Call for Proposals” is accepting full applications for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2019 Small Grants Competition. The projects recommended for funding under this program shall advance U.S. foreign policy goals and demonstrate American leadership in the preservation and protection of cultural heritage in support of prosperity and stability around the world. In furtherance of this key … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Right Livelihood Award!

Deadline: 1 March 2019 Applications are open for the Right Livelihood Award to honour and support courageous people and organisations offering visionary and exemplary solutions to the root causes of global problems. The Award recognizes that, in striving to meet the human challenges of today’s world, the most inspiring and remarkable work often defies any standard classification. The Right Livelihood Award is not an award for the world’s political, scientific or economic elite, but an … [Read more...]

Online News Association: Inviting Applications for 2019 Women’s Leadership Accelerator Program

Deadline: 30 November 2018 Online News Association is inviting Applications for Women’s Leadership Accelerator Program which is a yearlong intensive program that supercharges the leadership and management skills of women who are pushing digital innovation. The Women’s Leadership Accelerator kicks off with a week of tailored, immersive programming for 26 promising women leaders at UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center, Feb. 10-15, 2019. ONA provides support and coaching to … [Read more...]

Apply for Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2019!

Deadline: 11 January 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2019 with an aim to recognize new business ideas that leverage technology for social impact from student entrepreneurs around the world. Prizes $100,000 USD Grand Prize: A single team will be designated the grand prize winner. $75,000 USD First Runner Up: A single team will be designated first runner up. $25,000 USD Second Runners Up: Three teams will be designated the Second … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Supporting Participatory Science through Development

Deadline: 9 January 2019 National Geographic Society is accepting proposals to support Participatory Science through the development or innovative use of data-driven, technology-powered tools that will increase the understanding, preservation, and protection of their planet. Applicants should design and/or implement tools that support citizen science work, particularly data collection or data analysis, in ways that create learning experiences for citizen scientists, including … [Read more...]

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