Nominations Open for iF Social Impact Prize!

Deadline: 6 June 2018 Nominations are open for iF Social Impact Prize with an aim to publish and support projects that contribute to our society. Applicants are welcome to submit all projects that contribute to solving the most urgent challenges of our time and help to improve conditions – their CSR projects or their active support for a specific aspect of society. Categories End poverty: Since 1990, extreme poverty rates have been cut by 50%. But one in five people in developing … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Fund for Wild Nature’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The Fund for Wild Nature is inviting applications to provide small grants for North American campaigns to save native species and wild ecosystems, with particular emphasis on actions designed to defend threatened wilderness and biological diversity. The Fund for Wild Nature invests in bold grassroots organizations and innovative conservation efforts that meet emerging needs for protecting biodiversity and wilderness. Funding Information Grants awarded currently … [Read more...]

Bureau of NEA Assistance Coordination: Enhancing Public Accountability and Trust in Tunisia

Deadline: 14 June 2018 The Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) is currently seeking applications for its program entitled “Enhancing Public Accountability and Trust in Tunisia".  Objectives Political parties develop governance action plans based on newly-created platforms; A mechanism is developed for political parties to hold elected officials (party members or counterparts with whom parties interact) accountable to their party’s platform; … [Read more...]

Burners Without Borders: Annual Community Micro-Grant Program 2018

Deadline: 4 June 2018 Burners Without Borders has launched its Annual Community Micro-Grant Program 2018 to jump-starting creative, civic projects that both grow community and make a positive impact. BWB knows that real change starts at the grassroots level and healthy communities emerge from citizens participating in actively creating the kinds of communities they want to live in. BWB prides itself on accomplishing a lot with very little money by engaging the power of community and innovative … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy to Ethiopia: Annual Program Statement (APS)

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy has announced an open competition for individuals, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, public educational institutions, and public international organizations in Ethiopia and in the United States to submit proposals that fall into one of the thematic areas. Thematic Areas The APS is intended to inform individuals, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, and academic institutions about opportunities from … [Read more...]

USAID: Developing Food Security Activities in Niger and Burkina Faso

Deadline: 26 June 2018 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of Food for Peace (FFP) is seeking applications for its funding program entitled "Development Food Security Activities in Niger and Burkina Faso." Through FFP, USAID supports multi-year development (i.e., non-emergency) food security activities to improve and sustain the food and nutrition security of vulnerable populations. These activities work at the individual, household, and systems level to address the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Roddenberry Prize!

Deadline: 12 July 2018 Applications are open for 2018 Roddenberry Prize that will be awarded to organizations focused on four issue areas ranked in the top 10 among Project Drawdown’s top solutions for global warming: food waste, plant-rich diets, girls’ education, women’s rights Project Drawdown’s analysis indicates that access to quality education coupled with gender equity, food waste reduction, and plant-rich diet have the greatest potential to slow the pace of global … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for American Honda Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 August 2018 The American Honda Foundation is accepting applications to help meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The foundation supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making … [Read more...]

Harvard Social Innovation Collaborative: Village to Raise a Child

Deadline: 7 June 2018 The Harvard Social Innovation Collaborative (SIC) is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 Village to Raise a Child program that identifies and nurtures young social entrepreneurs from around the world. These students called “Global Trailblazers” are selected via a global competition that searches for the most inspiring high schoolers with the most innovative ideas from countries around the globe. Global Trailblazers spend one week at Harvard University in Cambridge, … [Read more...]

U.S. Government to launch a Training Program to support Small and Medium Business in Fiji

On May 9, 2018, United States in partnership with the Fiji Business Disaster Resilience Council and the Fiji Commerce and Employers Federation, will launch a training program that will help businesses in Savusavu better prepare for natural disasters. The programme will be launched at the Yaroi Village Hall, Savusavu, Fiji. The training is part of the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Ready project, which is strengthening the environmental and disaster resilience of … [Read more...]

Nordic Culture Fund: Supporting Projects in all Fields of Art and Culture

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The Nordic Culture Fund is accepting applications for its grant program to support projects that contribute to an innovative and dynamic artistic and cultural scene in the Nordic Region, one that is diverse, accessible and of high quality. The Nordic Culture Fund supports art and culture projects involving different Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, the Faroe Island, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the Aaland Island). To qualify for funding, projects must … [Read more...]

U.S. Bureau of Counterterrorism/Somali Law Enforcement: Local Policing and Protection

Deadline: 4 June 2018 The United States Department of State’s Bureau of Counterterrorism has announced Request for Statements of Interest and Capacity (RSOIC) to participate in a co-creation workshop to strengthen the capacity of Somali law enforcement in Mogadishu to protect critical infrastructure from terrorist attacks, secure police facilities, and serve communities affected by terrorist activity. Challenge CT seeks SOICs regarding how to build the capacity of Somali police to secure … [Read more...]

Apply for Gen2Gen Encore Prize!

Deadline: 25 May 2018 Applications are open for Gen2Gen Encore Prize for individuals of any age or organizations with innovative solutions that utilize experienced talent to serve youth, in conjunction with their Generation to Generation campaign to mobilize adults 50+ to help young people thrive. The Encore Prize is open to ventures from all sectors (nonprofit, government, for profit). Individuals with a creative idea are encouraged to apply. The Prize is open to people of all ages and … [Read more...]

Sunhak Peace Prize 2019: Making the World Better for Future Generations

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Nominations are open for Sunhak Peace Prize 2019 which was established in order to help resolve worldwide suffering, conflict, poverty and threats to the environment by promoting a comprehensive, future-oriented vision of peace. Based on the Founder's vision of One Family Under God, the Sunhak Peace Prize will encourage all people to dedicate themselves to peace, choosing dialogue and cooperation over conflict and competition. The Sunhak Peace Prize honors individuals … [Read more...]

Conservation Alliance’s Grant Programme: Protecting Threatened Wild Places

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The Conservation Alliance is seeking applications for its Grant programme to protect threatened wild places throughout North America for their habitat and recreational values. As a group of outdoor industry companies, the Alliance recognizes their responsibility to help protect the wild lands and waterways on which their customers recreate and wildlife thrives. The Conservation Alliance is a group of outdoor businesses that supports efforts to protect specific … [Read more...]

NAF: Seeking Applications for Cultural Programs

Deadline: 1 August 2018 The Netherland-America Foundation (NAF) is seeking applications for its Cultural Programs to enhance awareness and support of cultural exchange in both the United States and the Netherlands. The Foundation supports cultural events and projects in the two countries. In 2013, the NAF: Awarded $169,000 for 30 grants to support exhibitions and exchanges in both countries, through its Cultural Committee. Awarded $565,000 for two grants to support Dutch institutions … [Read more...]

USAID: Women’s Economic Empowerment and Equality (WE3) Business Services

Deadline: 14 June 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is making a call for the submission of Concept Papers focused on providing tailored business advisory services for business women in developing countries by volunteer business women. USAID’s Policy on Gender Equality and Female Empowerment lays out a comprehensive commitment to leveling the playing field for women and men. Through this Addendum to the VISP APS, USAID seeks to address several of the known … [Read more...]

2018 Feminist Review Trust Fund Round 3: Representing the Diversity of Women’s Lives Globally

Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Feminist Review Trust is seeking applications from eligible entities for the 3rd round of its 2018 grant program that gives grants to projects in the UK and internationally that support women. The grants represent the diversity of women’s lives globally and support the creativity which with women fight the inequalities they face. Set up in 2001, the Trust was funded by Feminist Review. Run as a collective since its inception in 1979 the voluntary work of  … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to the European Union: Seeking Proposals for Projects Designed for Brussels-based EU audiences

Deadline: 15 June 2018 The U.S. Mission to the European Union (USEU) is seeking proposals for projects designed for Brussels-based EU audiences with the goal(s) of: Advancing the U.S.-EU partnership on common foreign policy and security objectives, such as: EU-NATO security cooperation; collective defense responsibilities; countering disinformation; counter terrorism; transnational law enforcement; North Korea; Syria; Iran; and other subjects; Strengthening the Transatlantic economic … [Read more...]

USAID: Nutrition Innovations in Complex Environments

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is issuing this Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) to seek participants to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate on research and development innovations to prevent and treat nutrition vulnerabilities in complex environments. This BAA and any subsequent Addenda will allow co-creation and co-design to the maximum extent to create high-quality, effective partnerships with great efficiency in time and … [Read more...]