Applications Open for American Psychological Foundation’s Visionary Grants!

Deadline: 1 April 2018 The American Psychological Foundation (APF) is accepting proposals for its Visionary Grants to seed innovation through supporting research, education and intervention projects and programs that use psychology to solve social problems in the following priority areas: Applying psychology to at-risk, vulnerable populations (e.g. serious mental illness, returning military, those who are incarcerated or economically disadvantaged) Preventing violence Understanding … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to the United Kingdom: Seeking Applications for Youth Exchange on Social Cohesion Programme

Deadline: 13 February 2018 The Embassy of the United States in London is seeking applications for its Youth Exchange on Social Cohesion to develop and implement a 14 to 21-day group exchange program to the United States for up to 10 UK-based high school aged participants to focus on efforts in the U.S. to counter hate crimes and build community resilience to conflict. With a strong focus on community and engagement with American interlocutors, UK participants will immerse themselves in U.S. … [Read more...]

The Facebook AI Research (FAIR) Residency Program 2018

Applications for Facebook AI Research Residency Program are now open.  The last date for  submission of the application is January 26, 2018. The Facebook AI Research (FAIR) Residency Program is a one-year research training program with the AI Research group Facebook, that is basically designed in order to provide us with a hands-on experience of research related to machine learning. The program in FAIR will pair an individual with a senior researcher or engineer, who will act as his/her … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Applications are open for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund to work with purpose and passion on behalf of wildlife and habitats worldwide, encouraging sustainable solutions through support of species research, animal rescue and rehabilitation and conservation education. Priority Areas Species Research: Marine Fish Sustainability: Research that contributes to the ability to create sustainable populations of marine fishes through aquaculture, with … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Promoting Innovation by Linking Social Entrepreneurs with CSR Opportunities

Deadline: 9 March 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Kolkata (PAS Kolkata) is seeking applications for a program entitled "Promoting Innovation by Linking Social Entrepreneurs with CSR Opportunities". Objectives To partner with the U.S. Consulate Mumbai to implement a public-private partnership (PPP) project that links American and Indian businesses’ CSR programs with social entrepreneurs in western India in order to promote innovative and sustainable … [Read more...]

NEH Grants: Seeking Applications for Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities

Deadline: 13 March 2018 The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is seeking applications for its program entitled "Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities". The Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities (IATDH) is a program that supports national or regional (multistate) training programs for scholars, humanities professionals, and advanced graduate students to broaden and extend their knowledge of digital humanities. Through this program NEH seeks to … [Read more...]

Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs: 2018 On-Demand Youth Leadership Program

Deadline: 12 March 2018 The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is inviting proposals for the FY 2018 On-Demand Youth Leadership Program. Goals Promote mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries; Prepare youth leaders to become responsible citizens and contributing members of their communities; and Foster relationships among youth from different ethnic, … [Read more...]

Saving Lives at Birth Round 8: A Grand Challenge for Development

Deadline: 28 February 2018 United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada (funded by the Government of Canada), UK’s Department of International Development (DFID), and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) have joined together to launch the eighth round of "Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development". The program seeks groundbreaking prevention and treatment … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Skopje, Macedonia: Embassy’s Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 4 July 2018 The U.S. Embassy Skopje Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Department of State has announced that funding is available through the Embassy’s public diplomacy grants program for creative new ideas and projects that increase mutual understanding between the U.S. and Macedonia and promote the bilateral relationship. Topic areas eligible for funding includes entrepreneurship and innovation; countering violent extremism; and cultural diversity and empowering undeserved … [Read more...]

Misk Grand Challenges: Reinventing Teaching and School Leadership Worldwide

The Misk Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have partnered to launch 'Misk Grand Challenges'. The applications for proposals are invited till May 02, 2018. Over a three year period, this initiative plans to launch new challenges every six months, offering 100 young innovators across the world a grant of US$ 100,000, to develop their ideas into a concrete proof of concept. The initiative hopes to nurture a new generation of leaders who will transform both local and global … [Read more...]

World of Children Awards-2018

World of Children, a global organization that funds, elevates and educates nonprofit leaders running high-impact programs that exclusively serve the needs of vulnerable children, has announced their annual call for nominations. Recognized as the “Nobel Prize for Child Advocates,”. World of Children offers awards in the categories of education, health, humanitarian, protection, and youth helping youth. Nominations will be accepted online only at worldofchildren.org/nominate, from January 8, 2018 … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Visegrad Strategic Grants Program!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 International Visegrad Fund is seeking applications for its Strategic Grants Program. Strategic Grants support project proposals addressing annual strategic priorities of the Visegrad Group. Strategic Grants are designed for longer project duration (12–36 months), offer higher financial support (ca. €40,000 on average per project), and are recommended for more experienced grantees. Strategic Grants priorities in 2017 Regional cooperation for … [Read more...]

International Visegrad Fund: Inviting Applicants for Visegrad+ Grant Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 International Visegrad Fund is inviting applicants for its Visegrad+ Grant program to support projects which contribute to the democratization and transformation processes in selected countries and regions, especially non-EU member states in the Western Balkans and the Eastern Partnership countries. Visegrad+ Grants shall contribute to the development of the target countries mainly Visegrad+ Grants shall contribute to the development of the target countries mainly via … [Read more...]

International Visegrad Fund: Inviting NGOs/CSOs for Visegrad Grants Program

Deadline: 1 February 2018 International Visegrad Fund is currently inviting eligible organizations from the Visegrad countries (V4) and worldwide for its Visegrad Grants program in order to foster regional cooperation between the V4 countries and projects advancing innovativeness and sustainability in Central and Eastern Europe. Grant amounts vary depending on the size and scope of the project. The average grant support for supported project in 2016 was around €20,000. Focus Areas … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Grawemeyer Award!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order, is open for applications and seeks ideas on issues of world importance and presented viewpoints that could lead to a more just and peaceful world. Each idea supports one noble cause: to inspire us all to work together for the common good. The Award is presented annually to the winner of a competition designed to stimulate the recognition, dissemination and critical analysis of outstanding proposals for improving … [Read more...]

Women’s Sports Foundation’s Sports 4 Life Grants: Supporting Underserved Girls Sports Programs in the U.S.

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Women’s Sports Foundation, with support from espnW, has launched “Sports 4 Life” a national grant program to increase participation and retention of African-American and Hispanic girls in sports. The benefits of sports participation on young women are tremendous: increased confidence and higher self-esteem, a more positive body image, better overall physical health and lower rates of obesity, better grades in school, a higher graduation rate and a greater … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Projects Benefiting Refugees in Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and DRC

Deadline: 9 February 2018 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from organisations for its NGO Projects Benefiting Refugees in Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Democratic Republic of Congo. Focus Areas Democratic Republic of Congo Protection; including Gender-Based Violence (GBV) prevention and response and support for vulnerable groups Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Livelihoods Rwanda … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Justice: Enhancing Culturally Specific Services for Victims of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking Program

Deadline:  21 February 2018 The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) is seeking applications for its “2018 Grants to Enhance Culturally Specific Services for Victims of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking Program”. The Grants to Enhance Culturally Specific Services for Victims of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Program (Culturally Specific Services Program) was created … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Learning Disabilities Foundation of America’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 The Learning Disabilities Foundation of America (LDFA) is seeking applications for projects which conform to the mission of LDFA by responding to an unmet need in the field of learning disabilities. Funds are granted for charitable, scientific, literary or educational purposes or for the identification, ongoing evaluation, education of and services for children and adults with learning disabilities. Project Areas Examples of project areas that fall within this … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Zambia: Seeking Applications for PEPFAR Small Grants Program

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The U.S. Embassy has announced a new round of funding for the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Small Grants Program. The PEPFAR Small Grants Program is highly competitive and supports projects related to HIV prevention, the care of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC), and the promotion of democracy and governance in Zambia’s HIV response systems. HIV prevention small grants assist projects mitigating the spread of HIV. OVC small … [Read more...]