U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar Local Grants: Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 12 September 2018 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of U.S. Embassy Ulaanbaatar, U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Local Grants Program. PAS awards a limited number of grants to individuals, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, and academic institutions to support cultural, artistic, educational, and other exchanges and projects to improve mutual understanding between the United States and Mongolia and build … [Read more...]

Top 7 Open Grants for NGOs working on Human Rights around the world

A compilation of top 7 latest and open funding opportunities for NGOs working in the area of human rights in different parts of the world. Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award: Honoring Courageous Non-governmental Human Rights Defenders Deadline: 31 March 2018 Nominations are open for Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award to honor the courageous and innovative individuals striving for social justice throughout the world. The Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award was established in 1984. Robert … [Read more...]

Sparkplug Foundation: Supporting the Development of Emerging Democratic Movements

Deadline: 10 April 2018 The Sparkplug Foundation is currently accepting applications to fund start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education and community organizing. Its aim is to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justice, and sustainable energy in the rebuilding of the U.S. and global economies. Eligibility Criteria Sparkplug gives preference to projects run on small … [Read more...]

Call for Papers- Workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi

Deadline: 28 February 2018 International Institute for Asian Studies has announced call for papers from researchers in any world region who wish to participate in one of the eight thematic workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi, the sixth in this international conference series. This series showcases innovative research from across the social sciences and related disciplines and explores themes that transform conventional understandings of Asia. Crossing traditional area studies … [Read more...]

Apply for Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy Program 2018!

Deadline: 11 March 2018 Applications are now open for Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy Program 2018 which will address participants coming from a cross-section of society and specifically from public administration, academia, think-tanks, media and civil society organizations. Participation in WEASA means to follow a complementary, non-degree two-week program of study, carried out at the College of Europe Natolin Campus, Poland. The College of Europe, Natolin Campus, the German … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity 2018!

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Nominations are open for MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity 2018 that is a unique international prize dedicated to biodiversity. It honors people who have made outstanding contributions to the objective of the Convention on Biological Diversity and aims to inspires others. The MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity is an international biennial prize co-organised by the AEON Environment Foundation and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity. The prize aims to raise … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Government of Canada’s “Youth Can Do It” Event!

Deadline: 12 March 2018 Are you between 18-24 and reside in Canada? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit? Would you like the opportunity to network and gain mentorship? Are you willing to share your story with us? If yes, then apply for Youth Can Do It! The Youth Can Do It! event will identify diverse, young entrepreneurs and bring them together in Ottawa to connect with inspiring business experts to support their journey forward. Selected young entrepreneurs will gain support from the … [Read more...]

Open Technology Fund: Seeking Applications for Information Controls Fellowship

Deadline: 25 March 2018 The Open Technology Fund is currently seeking applications for its Information Controls Fellowship Program (ICFP) that cultivates research, outputs, and creative collaboration on topics related to repressive internet censorship and surveillance. The ICFP fellowship supports examination into how governments in countries, regions, or areas of OTF’s core focus are restricting the free flow of information, cutting access to the open internet, and implementing censorship … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Professional Fellows Program (PFP)!

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the US Department of State and American Councils for International Education are seeking applications for the Professional Fellows Program (PFP). Benefits Each finalist of the program will: Work in a full-time fellowship placement in a US worksite dealing with issues relating to his or her work at home. While there fellows will gain first-hand knowledge about US organizations and institutions and build networks … [Read more...]

Voice’s Let’s Make it Happen: Cambodia Influencing Grants

Deadline: 16 April 2018 Are you a Cambodian organisation that is led by one of Voice’s target groups? Do you see an opportunity to guide or influence national or local bodies in Cambodia so that they are more open and receptive to the needs and interests of your target group?  Do you want to inspire attitudinal and policy change amongst people and governments in Cambodia towards your target group? Do you want to try innovative and new ways to influence? If you answered “yes” to the questions … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2018 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program

Deadline: 4 March 2018 Applications are open for 2018 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program to empower entrepreneurs to strengthen their capacity to launch and advance their entrepreneurial ideas and effectively contribute to social and economic development in their communities. In fall 2018, 250 YLAI Professional Fellows from Latin America and the Caribbean will expand their leadership and entrepreneurial experience through fellowships at businesses and … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: 2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for proposals to design, plan, and implement the 2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Summit, contingent on the availability of funds. The three-day Summit, to be held in Singapore in early December 2018, will gather approximately 150 participants aged 18-35 around the theme “The United States and ASEAN: Partners in Growth and Innovation.” The 2018 YSEALI Summit will showcase innovative … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Knight Prototype Fund: Arts and Technology!

Deadline: 6 March 2018 Knight Foundation is seeking applications for "Knight Prototype Fund: Arts and Technology" to help people quickly develop and test early-stage ideas. The foundation recognizes that no single solution fits all contexts and communities. Their goal is to accelerate technology development in the arts, learn from experiments and share lessons with the field. Applicants don’t necessarily have to work for an organization. The foundation is looking for ideas from arts … [Read more...]

USAID-Pretoria: Improving Market Partnerships and Access to Commodities Together (IMPACT) in Madagascar

Deadline: 28 March 2018 The United States Agency for International Development Mission to Madagascar (USAID/Madagascar) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to fund a program entitled "Improving Market Partnerships and Access to Commodities Together (IMPACT)." Through the IMPACT activity USAID/Madagascar aims to support activities that strengthen the different supply chain systems for USG-funded Maternal and Child Health (MCH), malaria and family planning (FP) … [Read more...]

Home Depot Foundation: Seeking Applications for Community Impact Grant Program in United States

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Home Depot Foundation is seeking applications for its Community Impact Grant Program to offer grant awards up to $5,000 to 501c designated organizations (recognized and in good standing with the IRS for a minimum of one year) and tax-exempt public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the community. The items below should be considered before submitting an application: POPULATION SERVED The Home Depot Foundation … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership Program!

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Applications are open for the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership Program that inspire the next generation of innovators and thinkers to create a sustainable future. The scholars are exceptional students from developing countries studying in sustainable energy development. Today, the need for globally-oriented practitioners and researchers is growing rapidly. Their one-of-a-kind scholarship program fosters the next generation of energy, climate, and electricity … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Small is Beautiful: Cambodia Empowerment Grants!

Deadline: 16 April 2018 Are you a new and/or informal group that is led by one of Voice’s target groups? Do you want to learn how to (better) work together?  Do you want to work on leadership and/or increasing confidence of and within your group members? Do you want to embark on a journey to change attitudes and/or social norms in Cambodia towards your target group? If you answered “yes” to the questions above, then apply for Voice's Small is Beautiful: Cambodia Empowerment Grants! Target … [Read more...]

Call for Papers- Peace in the Balkans, Peace in Europe: Lessons Learned

Deadline: 30 March 2018 Center for European Studies- EPOKA University is seeking applications for Call for Papers- Peace in the Balkans, Peace in Europe: Lessons Learned. It is the first workshop of the Center for European Studies. This workshop aims to bring together in one platform academicians, policy makers, practitioners and Ph.D. students focused on peace studies and welcomes proposals that: Present research works assessing the status of peace politics in the Western Balkan … [Read more...]

West Africa USAID-Ghana: Amplify Family Planning and Sexual and Reproductive Health Programme

Deadline: 26 March 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to fund a program entitled “Amplify Family Planning and Reproductive Health (Amplify-FP)”. Objectives Strengthen and institutionalize a system for adaptation and replication of key family planning high impact practices (Replication) Engage and leverage domestic, donor and West African communities and … [Read more...]

Apply for the WISE Accelerator Program!

Deadline: 24 April 2018 The Qatar Foundation is currently accepting applications for its WISE Accelerator program that support innovative initiatives developing solutions in education technology with high potential for scalability and positive impact. Projects Types Scalability Positive impact in education Eligibility Criteria All education initiatives that use or link technology to their DNA are encouraged to apply! Ideal candidates for the WISE Accelerator will be … [Read more...]