Top Opportunities

NGOs invited to apply for the Global Fund’s Technical Assistance

NGOs invited to apply for the Global Fund’s Technical Assistance

A new opportunity for NGOs to participate in the Global Fund processes; the technical assistance opportunity is offered to ensure improved capacity and participation of civil society groups. The Global Fund believes that a successful response to AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria rests on the meaningful engagement of all actors, including civil society and particularly key… Continue Reading

LIFT Launches the Uplands Program: Call for Concept Notes

LIFT Launches the Uplands Program: Call for Concept Notes

Deadline: 10 August 2015 The Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund (LIFT) is seeking concept notes from organizations to implement its Uplands Program. LIFT is a multi-donor trust fund that improves the lives and prospects of rural poor people in Myanmar. It also provides technical expertise, targeted research and its position of oversight to improve… Continue Reading

Become a World Social Science Fellow and Participate in Big Data in an Urban Context Seminar

Become a World Social Science Fellow and Participate in Big Data in an Urban Context Seminar

Deadline: 24 August 2015 The International Social Science Council (ISSC) is calling applicants from outstanding early career social scientists around the world to become World Social Science Fellows and participate in a seminar on Big Data in an Urban Context from 30 November 2015 to 4 December 2015 in China. The ISSC is an international… Continue Reading

EEP Mekong seeking high quality projects to improve livelihoods and climate resilience

EEP Mekong seeking high quality projects to improve livelihoods and climate resilience

Deadline: 30 September 2015 The Energy and Environment Partnership Programme with the Mekong Region (EEP Mekong) is seeking high-quality applications for projects improving livelihoods and climate resilience in rural communities and semi-urban areas in the EEP Mekong countries through improved access and use of reliable, sustainable and affordable energy. EEP is funded by the Ministry… Continue Reading

Galvanizing Women’s Rights Organizing in Francophone Africa: Call for Proposals

Galvanizing Women’s Rights Organizing in Francophone Africa: Call for Proposals

Deadline: 23 July 2015 The Urgent Action Fund(UAF) is seeking applications for “Galvanizing Women’s Rights organizing in Francophone Africa” from organizations working on women, girls and trans rights issues in Benin, Mali, Burkina Faso, Chad, Senegal and Cote D’Ivoire. Urgent Action Fund Africa (UAF-Africa) is an Africa-wide feminist Fund that fills a rapid response grant… Continue Reading

Keepers of the Earth Grants for Indigenous Communities

Keepers of the Earth Grants for Indigenous Communities

Deadline: 31 October 2015 First People Worldwide is seeking applications for the Keepers of the Earth grants to projects that empower Indigenous communities. First Peoples Worldwide was first developed in 1997 by Cherokee social entrepreneur Rebecca Adamson, as a program of her non-profit First Nations Development Institute. Goal The goal of First People Worldwide is… Continue Reading

WWF Conservation Workshop Grants for Organisations Working in 30 Countries

WWF Conservation Workshop Grants for Organisations Working in 30 Countries

Deadline: 1 August 2015 The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is currently accepting applications from Local organizations of selected WWF priority countries for its 2015 Conservation Workshop Grants. The purpose of these grants is to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues. Also, support training workshops to build capacity for… Continue Reading

British High Commission’s Call for Proposals in East Africa: The Conflict, Security and Stabilisation Fund (CSSF)

British High Commission’s Call for Proposals in East Africa: The Conflict, Security and Stabilisation Fund (CSSF)

Deadline: 24 August 2015 The British High Commission in Nairobi, Kenya has announced a new call for proposals for the Conflict, Security and Stabilisation Fund (CSSF) in East Africa. The Conflict, Security and Stabilisation Fund (CSSF) is the UK Government’s programme that aims to create the conditions for global growth. Working closely with implementers and… Continue Reading

Top Opportunities

A List of Open Calls for Applications for Human Rights Grants Funding

A List of Open Calls for Applications for Human Rights Grants Funding

Take a look at this compilation of recent and open grants available for human rights organizations. AmplifyChange Innovation Grants Addressing Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights Open throughout the year The AmplifyChange offers its innovative grants of up to EUR 10,000 to civil society organizations across the world. An Innovation grant is a small grant… Continue Reading

How to manage a Payment by Results contract

How to manage a Payment by Results contract

By Christian Meyer zu Natrup and Dermott McDonald, MzN International Work in the global development sector is becoming ever more results focused. With aid flows now a $135 billion industry, the need to demonstrate impact and success to a skeptical public in developed countries is becoming a real priority. It’s not surprising therefore that donor… Continue Reading

Upcoming International Training Opportunities from SIDA, MASHAV & NFP

Upcoming International Training Opportunities from SIDA, MASHAV & NFP

International agencies organize training programmes for individuals and organizations from developing countries for improving their skills and building their capacity in effectively addressing issues, managing projects, advocating for rights and replicating successes in their areas. Such programmes are golden opportunities for NGOs in low income countries as they not only help in increasing their knowledge… Continue Reading

A New List of Grants for NGOs in Developing Countries

A New List of Grants for NGOs in Developing Countries

Developing countries need a helping hand to grow and NGOs in developing countries require support to make their project sustainable so that they further provide standard facility of education to children, support women empowerment, eliminate gender inequality and injustice, and many more. We have created a list of new and open grant opportunities for NGOs… Continue Reading

Top Grants Opportunities open on Child Rights, Conservation, Women, Peace & Conflict and Education

Top Grants Opportunities open on Child Rights, Conservation, Women, Peace & Conflict and Education

We have compiled another list of new and open grant opportunities for NGOs around the world in areas of child rights, conservation, women’s rights, peace & conflict resolution and education. For organizations working on children, there are at least 2 new opportunities that can provide funding for addressing the needs of this vulnerable group. In… Continue Reading

Global Partnership for Education supports developing countries to provide quality basic education

Global Partnership for Education supports developing countries to provide quality basic education

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) supports developing countries to ensure that every child receives a quality basic education, prioritizing the poorest, most vulnerable and those living in fragile and conflict-affected countries. It was established in 2002, the Global Partnership for Education is comprised of 60 developing countries, donor governments, international organizations, the private sector,… Continue Reading

The Best Grants to apply: Climate Change, Civil Society, Health, Peace, Women & Children

The Best Grants to apply: Climate Change, Civil Society, Health, Peace, Women & Children

We have researched and compiled a great collection of grant opportunities currently open and accepting new applications. Whether your organization is working for climate change or if you need support for your NGO development or if you are seeking grants in areas of healthcare or promoting peace or empowering women and children, opportunities are waiting… Continue Reading

Graham Foundation Grants Programme for Individuals & Organisations Internationally

Graham Foundation Grants Programme for Individuals & Organisations Internationally

Deadline: different for different categories The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts makes project-based grants to individuals and organizations each year and produces public programs to foster the development and exchange of diverse and challenging ideas about architecture and its role in the arts, culture, and society. The proposed amount should not… Continue Reading

Where to look for Grants for Peace and Democracy Projects?

Where to look for Grants for Peace and Democracy Projects?

As conflicts increase and threaten the foundations of peace and democracy, NGOs in many countries find it challenging to identify grants that can help them address this issue. Communities in developing countries need to be engaged, their awareness has to be enhanced and their participation in policy decisions should be ensured. NGOs play a prominent… Continue Reading