United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
UNODC is seeking proposals for Drug Abuse Prevention Centre (DAPC) Grants 2018 to strengthen the capacity of civil society working in low- and middle- income countries whose projects are aimed at preventing substance use among the youth. Grant funding under this Call for Proposals shall be provided to projects that: Are focused on prevention of substance use; Are targeting youth; Support the active participation of youth in their...
Posted on 26-06-2018 Deadline 13-07-2018
Global Fund for Community Foundations
The GFCF is inviting concept notes for a grants programme aimed at strengthening and supporting community philanthropy approaches that: Strengthen the efforts of CPOs to respond to, change mindsets around and build support for complex, sensitive or apparently intractable issues at the community level (e.g. social cohesion and other community divisions, environmental issues, women’s issues, youth, other minority rights, marginalized and vulnerable communities etc.).Strengthen the overall durability and effectiveness...
Posted on 26-06-2018 Deadline 20-07-2018
The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA)
he European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) is seeking applications from eligible non-profit organizations for its funding program to implement conservation projects in any country around the world except North America. The outdoor sector and the millions of people who enjoy the great outdoors are active champions for the conservation of nature and wild places. EOCA'S CRITERIA FOR FUNDING: Link to the outdoor enthusiastAs EOCA is raising money from...
Posted on 10-06-2018 Deadline 30-06-2018
The Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use Grants Program is an important component of the Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use. With funds from Michael R. Bloomberg, through his charitable foundation Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Grants Program is competitive and supports projects to develop and deliver high-impact evidence-based tobacco control interventions. The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease and the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids are seeking proposals for the 24th round of...
Posted on 10-06-2018 Deadline 25-06-2018
The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Open Research Fund to support researchers to develop and test innovative ways of making health research open, accessible and reusable. Activities making outputs findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable (FAIR) eg implementing new approaches and standards to help researchers in the same discipline developing open platforms or tools eg for combining or repurposing datasets and other research outputs from different locations or...
Posted on 03-06-2018 Deadline 03-08-2018
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB)
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) is seeking applications for its special Fund, known as Science, Technology and Innovation Transform Fund (IsDB-STIF) to support its Member Countries in finding practical solutions to their key development challenges through the power of innovation. Transform is a multi-million-dollar fund that provides seed money for innovators, startups and SMEs to develop their ideas and compose a strong business proposal. The overall aim of...
Posted on 03-06-2018 Deadline 31-07-2018
Government of UK
Applications are now open for the Illegal Wildlife Trade Challenge Fund in 2018 (Round 5) which is a key part of the UK’s efforts. It is a competitive grant scheme, open to projects aiming to tackle the illegal wildlife trade in developing countries. The objective of the IWT Challenge Fund is to tackle the illegal wildlife trade and in doing so, to contribute to sustainable development in developing countries,...
Posted on 24-05-2018 Deadline 10-07-2018
The Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), the World Bank, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), and the Centre for Global Disaster Protection have launched a new Challenge Fund to pilot and support the development of innovative risk financing mechanisms, and align global innovation with on-the-ground user needs. This Challenge Fund will fund projects that help bring these communities together and strengthen financial resilience in developing...
Posted on 24-05-2018 Deadline 30-06-2018
Applicants are invited to submit applications for Darwin Initiative's Main Project Funding which is a competitive grant scheme, to support projects in developing countries. The Darwin Initiative aims to build local capacity to manage local biodiversity and the natural environment for the future, securing the benefits of these natural resources for people. The objective of the Darwin Initiative is to protect and enhance biodiversity and in doing so, to...
Posted on 24-05-2018 Deadline 24-07-2018
US Embassy in Pakistan
The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad is seeking applications for its program entitled “Building a Pakistani CVE Ecosystem”. CEO Islamabad’s purpose in funding projects under this NOFO is to further contributions to economic growth and the development of human and government capacity in Pakistan, while developing people-to-people, institutional, and economic ties between the United States and Pakistan. The Public Affairs Section’s public diplomacy...
Posted on 18-05-2018 Deadline 13-06-2018
Women's Fund Asia
Women’s Fund Asia (WFA) is seeking applications for its 2018-19 Strengthening Feminist Movements programme to support women and trans rights activists and organisations working towards strengthening movements to realise and sustain their rights. Priority Areas Strengthening Feminist Voices Movement and Labour Autonomy, Decisions and Sexual Rights Access to Justice Environment Justice Grant Types Applicants can apply for the following types of grants:General operating grants: This includes...
Posted on 18-05-2018 Deadline 15-06-2018
British High Commission in Pakistan
The British High Commission in Pakistan is currently seeking proposals for its FCO's Human Rights Fund 2018/19 to support the fulfillment of Pakistan’s international human rights treaty obligations. Objectives The British High Commission invites potential implementing partners to submit concept notes for projects that support one or more of the following human rights objectives: reducing the scale and scope of the death penalty in Pakistan strengthening freedom...
Posted on 18-05-2018 Deadline 01-06-2018
A.J. Muste Memorial Institute
The A.J. Muste Memorial Institute is seeking applications for its Social Justice Fund to support grassroots activist projects in the United States and around the world, giving priority to those with small budgets and little access to more mainstream funding sources. Social Justice Fund’s are especially interested in funding efforts to: stop war and militarism abolish the death penalty support labor organizing defend immigrant rights oppose prison injustice expose...
Posted on 28-03-2018 Deadline 09-07-2018
People’s Trust for Endangered Species
People’s Trust for Endangered Species is seeking applications for its PTES Conservation Insight Grants. People’s Trust for Endangered Species has awarded grants to scientific researchers and conservationists for many years for work that is aimed at the preservation of endangered species around the world. Priority Areas High priority projects include: Gathering evidence needed to undertake necessary mitigation work Using scientific evidence to get changes made to...
Posted on 25-03-2018 Deadline 20-04-2018
Mama Cash believes in your collective power and ability to change the world. We want to support the revolutions you are creating. Mama Cash supports women, girls and trans people who fight for their rights. Activists who tirelessly and fearlessly make their voices heard. Who criticise oppressive or restrictive norms and practices, and lobby for fair laws. Who demand their political and economic rights, and insist on bodily autonomy. Themes...
Posted on 25-03-2018 Deadline 17-04-2018
Open Technology Fund
The Internet Freedom Fund is OTF's primary way to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and every-day people living within repressive environments who wish to speak freely online. Through the Internet Freedom Fund, OTF strives...
Posted on 16-03-2018 Deadline 01-05-2018
The N-Peace Network
The N-Peace Network is seeking applications for its 2018 N-Peace Small Grants program. The small grants component is rolled out starting from 2018 to support civil society action on the ground in implementing the women, peace and security (WPS) agenda, and will focus on three of the four pillars of the WPS agenda including: participation – ensuring women’s equal participation in the decision making process; protection – protecting...
Posted on 13-03-2018 Deadline 30-03-2018
United States Agency for International Development
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched a global call for solutions designed to close the digital gender divide. The WomenConnect Challenge (WomenConnect) will identify and accelerate comprehensive solutions that empower women and girls to access and use digital technology to drive positive health, education, and livelihood outcomes for themselves and their families. USAID will identify and support solutions that empower women and girls...
Posted on 13-03-2018 Deadline 04-05-2018
Children of the World campaign is designed to work across five thematic areas of health and nutrition, child protection, child poverty, education and child rights. Children have an absolute right to be safe. Yet girls and boys in every country, in every culture and at every social level face forms of abuse, neglect, exploitation and violence. These violations include sexual exploitation and abuse, trafficking, drug addiction, child labour, physical and ...
Posted on 13-03-2018 Deadline 23-03-2018
National Geographic Society
One of the greatest challenges in addressing environmental issues is that simply communicating the science is often insufficient to inspire action. How might visual artists, photographers, and videographers more effectively create and use images or video to overcome apathy towards species and ecosystems?...
Posted on 07-03-2018 Deadline 04-04-2018