The Minor Foundation
The Minor Foundation for Major Challenges has the following priorities for the coming period in 2016 - 2018. Vision MFMC shall support the development of innovative communication strategies that engage people, and that facilitate the transition necessary to prevent dangerous climate changes. Goals for this term "The Foundation’s objective is to promote efforts to protect the natural environment, primarily through the support of national and international projects.”"The Foundation’s...
Posted on 13-09-2017 Deadline 17-11-2017
National Endowment for Democracy
Each year the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) makes direct grants to hundreds of nongovernmental organizations worldwide working to advance democratic goals and strengthen democratic institutions.In 2012, NED funded about 1236 projects in 92 countries around the world. Grant amounts vary depending on the size and scope of the projects, but the average grant lasts 12 months and is around $50,000. NED is interested in proposals from local, independent...
Posted on 11-09-2017 Deadline 29-09-2017
Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF)
VGIF envisions a world where gender equality prevails and where women and girls can access or create opportunities for themselves and the greater community. We believe that investing in women-led grassroots initiatives can have a life-affirming impact that changes lives and empowers women and girls. Each year, VGIF awards single-year grants (up to $7,500) through an open call for applications, as well as 3-year project grants by invitation only. To date, VGIF has...
Posted on 08-09-2017 Deadline 02-10-2017
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), Austrailia
DFAT invites proposals from eligible Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to implement gender and socially inclusive Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) projects in South Asia, South-East...
Posted on 24-08-2017 Deadline 06-10-2017
Note: Remember that the amount is in Canandian Dollars, not in US Dollars. With the ultimate goal of increasing human capital and tackling existing inequalities, Saving Brains seeks bold ideas for products, services and implementation models that protect and nurture early brain development in a sustainable manner. Funding is open to innovative solutions that address the risk factors facing children living in adversity by promoting health and nutrition,...
Posted on 11-08-2017 Deadline 11-10-2017
Family Planning 2020
The Rapid Response Mechanism’s (RRM) Youth Outreach is a one-time call for proposals focusing on youth-led and youth-focused initiatives. This call will run through August 30, 2017. Through this initiative, FP2020 aims to: Expand access for adolescents and young people to a range of contraceptive methods by advancing rights-based programs and policies. Strengthen the capacity of youth-led and youth-focused national civil society organizations (CSOs) working on FP Learn from...
Posted on 11-08-2017 Deadline 31-08-2017
World Bank, Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI)
The Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) in partnership with the World Bank Group (WBG) have created the Sexual Violence Research Initiative and the World Bank Group’s Development Marketplace for Innovation in the prevention and response of gender-based violence in low and middle income settings. The SVRI and the WBG are requesting proposals for innovative research and interventions or related activities that will contribute to the prevention and response...
Posted on 10-08-2017 Deadline 06-10-2017
Kashmore, Mardan, Charsadda, Swabi, Multan, Layyah, Khanewal,
Penny Appeal is intended to implemented access to safe drinking water through installation of household/shallow hand pump in selected districts of south Punjab and Khyber Pukhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Following will be major components of the project:
Posted on 09-08-2017 Deadline 04-09-2017
Sustainable Water Fund (FDW)
(Note: This is call for concept notes, not for full proposal. The budget amount given is the total budget for this project. The donor has not specified any floor or ceiling for applicants. The donor provides technical support in turning a good concept note into a full-fledged proposal.) The Sustainable Water Fund programme (FDW) is a Public-Private Partnership facility (managed by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency) that aims to contribute to...
Posted on 08-08-2017 Deadline 08-12-2017
Department for International Development
DFID is inviting consortia to submit proposals that will address the key development challenges in the priority thematic areas listed below. What the fund will achieve The world has seen substantial success on poverty reduction. However, 1.2 billion people remain in extreme poverty. There is a growing recognition that the problems facing the poorest most excluded people and the global challenges underlying those problems, are complex and interconnected. No...
Posted on 31-07-2017 Deadline 15-09-2017
South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE)
The South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE) is a research network within the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) that provides research support to South Asian researchers and institutions interested in the inter-connections between development, natural resource use, and the environment. SANDEE is currently inviting research concept notes on the Economics of Natural Resource Use and Environmental Change in South Asia. The selection of concept notes...
Posted on 18-07-2017 Deadline 31-07-2017
YouthPower Action, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Contract No. AID-OAA-I-15-00009/AID-OAA-TO-15-00003, is one of multiple YouthPower projects designed to support USAID in the implementation of its Youth in Development Policy (2012). The purpose of YouthPower Action is to support the scale up of evidence-based positive youth development programs, support capacity building of youth serving institutions, and...
Posted on 18-07-2017 Deadline 10-08-2017
Conquer Cancer Foundation
The International Innovation Grant provides research funding in support of novel and innovative projects that can have a significant impact on cancer control in low- and middle-income countries (LMCs). It is intended to support proposals that have the potential to reduce the cancer burden in local communities, while also being potentially transferable to other low- or middle-income settings.The International Innovation Grant is a one-year research grant of up to $20,000...
Posted on 18-07-2017 Deadline 31-07-2017
Young Feminists Fund
Young feminists are on the frontlines of efforts to resist, undo and mitigate the effects of climate change and environmental degradation. Yet, as noted by FRIDA community at the UN climate negotiations, women, and young women in particular, often remain on the margins of decision-making and forums on these issues. FRIDA recognizes that climate change and environmental degradation constitute a significant...
Posted on 30-06-2017 Deadline 23-07-2017
United Nations Development Program
Hyderabad, Haripur, Lasbela, Sialkot,
Please download the Complete Request for Proposal Document. UNDP Request for Proposals.
Posted on 29-06-2017 Deadline 13-07-2017
Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
The Humanitarian Clean Cooking Fund (HCCF) is a new grant fund established by the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves with support from the Norwegian Agency for International Development. Its primary objective is to increase access to cleaner fuels and more efficient cooking technologies among crisis-affected people through the scale-up of successful cooking interventions in humanitarian settings. HCCF also aims to foster innovations in program design and increase investment in alternative...
Posted on 29-06-2017 Deadline 21-07-2017
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Finland
[Note from Pak-NGOs: please read carefully especially about budget. There are two themes, and the budget ceilings are different for them] The Unit for Human Rights Policy at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland announces a Call for Proposals directed to international non-governmental organisations (INGOs) that focus on promoting human rights and preventing discrimination in development or promote the implementation of the right to health of women...
Posted on 25-06-2017 Deadline 14-07-2017
The purpose of a Strategic grant is to support organisations that work globally and regionally to advocate and help shape policy and strategy on the priority themes of AmplifyChange. Strategic grant applicants must therefore be able to demonstrate achievement in at least one of the five priority areas of AmplifyChange: Addressing gender-based violence, including sexual violence and female genital mutilation; Addressing the causes of unsafe abortion including decriminalisation of...
Posted on 25-06-2017 Deadline 25-07-2017
Colchester Zoo aims to provide financial assistance and technical advice to overseas in situ projects in order to support the conservation of endangered species and their habitats. Action for the Wild aims to provide habitat and survival aids for native species and support of nature projects nationally. In co-operation with other bodies, it aims to establish protected areas, implement habitat management and be involved in breeding and translocation of threatened...
Posted on 21-06-2017 Deadline 30-12-2017
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Partnerships and Learning for Sustainability (WASHPaLS)
WASHPaLS is a 5-year project that supports USAID’s goal of reducing morbidity and mortality in children under the age of five as part of the Ending Preventable Child and Maternal Deaths (EPCMD) initiative by ensuring USAID programming employs high-impact, evidence-based WASH interventions. The project will identify and share best practices in achieving sustainability, scale, and impact by generating evidence around...
Posted on 12-06-2017 Deadline 23-06-2017