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Grants for Development Research 2016 by MFA Denmark

Grants for Development Research 2016 by MFA Denmark

Deadline: 4 November 2015 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (MFA) is inviting applicants to provide grants for development research activities as part of Denmark’s international development cooperation. The call is divided into two components: North-Driven Development Research Projects: Denmark South-Driven Development Research Projects: Ghana, Tanzania, and Nepal Grants will be awarded to strategic… Continue Reading

INPEX Scholarship 2016 for Indonesian Students

INPEX Scholarship 2016 for Indonesian Students

Deadline:  15 November 2015 The INPEX Scholarship Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships for Indonesian students to study postgraduate course of university in Japan. INPEX Scholarship Foundation was established as nonprofit organization in Japan on March 1981 with a donation by the then Indonesia Petroleum, Co.,Ltd. (Now INPEX Corporation) in commemoration of the 15th Anniversary in… Continue Reading

U.S Department of State: Governance and Civil Society Grants Programme in Syria

U.S Department of State: Governance and Civil Society Grants Programme in Syria

Deadline: 14 October 2015 The U.S Department of State is calling applicants for its Governance and Civil Society Programme in Syria. Objectives Governance-Moderate opposition governance structures’ capacity and legitimacy are improved through More effectively provide basic local governance services. Enhanced organizational development and standardization of processes in support of more effective, transparent and credible civil… Continue Reading

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation: Apply for Sloan Research Fellowship in Ocean Science

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation: Apply for Sloan Research Fellowship in Ocean Science

Deadline: 15 September 2015 The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is currently inviting applications for the Sloan Research Fellowships in Ocean Sciences from those candidates who attend college, university, or other degree-granting institution in the United States or Canada. The research should be creative; initiative and have potential to become leaders in the scientific community.  The… Continue Reading

Human Rights Officer at Department of Field Support, South Sudan

Human Rights Officer at Department of Field Support, South Sudan

Deadline: 10 September 2015 The Department of Field Support (DFS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Human Rights Officer, based in Bentiu, South Sudan. DFS provides support in the areas of finance, logistics, Information, communication and technology (ICT), human resources and general administration to help missions promote peace and… Continue Reading

Political Affairs Officer at Department of Field Support, Iraq

Political Affairs Officer at Department of Field Support, Iraq

Deadline: 2 September 2015 The Department of Field Support (DFS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Political Affairs Officer, based in Erbil, Iraq. DFS provides support in the areas of finance, logistics, Information, communication and technology (ICT), human resources and general administration to help missions promote peace and security.… Continue Reading

Young Australian to Apply for 2016 Science and Innovation Awards in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Young Australian to Apply for 2016 Science and Innovation Awards in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Deadline: 9 October 2015 Australian Government is currently inviting applications from youths in Australia for its Science and Innovation Awards in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. This Science Awards encourage young scientists, researchers and innovators with original projects that will contribute to the ongoing success and sustainability of Australia’s agricultural, fisheries and forestry industries. Grants available… Continue Reading

The EU Prize for Women Innovators 2016

The EU Prize for Women Innovators 2016

Deadline: 20 October 2015 The European Commission has launched the 3rd edition of the EU Prize for Women Innovators which aims to raise public awareness on the need for more innovation and more women innovators. The prize recognizes and celebrates women who have benefitted from EU funding related to Research and Innovation and who have… Continue Reading

Wellcome Trust training fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Wellcome Trust training fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Deadline: 12 November 2015 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for training fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. This scheme provides researchers from low- and middle-income countries – who are at an early stage in the establishment of their research careers – with opportunities for research experience and high-quality research training in public health and tropical… Continue Reading

Nigerian Conservation Foundation:  Education Research Grants for Nigerian Students

Nigerian Conservation Foundation: Education Research Grants for Nigerian Students

Deadline:27 November 2015 The Nigerian Conservation Foundation is accepting applications to offer research grant to Nigerian citizens wishing to undertake research work in fields related to nature conservation and sustainable livelihood. The grant shall be for three years leading to a PhD degree. Eligibility Criteria & Other Guidelines Candidates must be Nigerian citizens. Candidates must… Continue Reading

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The Fund for Global Human Rights: Regular, Emergency & Donor-Advised Grants for Middle East & Africa, Asia & Latin America

The Fund for Global Human Rights: Regular, Emergency & Donor-Advised Grants for Middle East & Africa, Asia & Latin America

The Fund for Global Human Rights was founded in 2003 to move human rights forward by providing resources and tools to the people and organizations on the ground that have real potential to generate positive change. Fund’s grants and technical assistance are focused on crucial and difficult work that otherwise might wane for lack of… Continue Reading

United Nations Regional Courses in International Law (fully funded): Professionals from Africa, Asia & Latin America can Apply!

United Nations Regional Courses in International Law (fully funded): Professionals from Africa, Asia & Latin America can Apply!

Deadline: Various Applications are invited from professionals in Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America-Caribbean regions for United Nations Regional Courses in International Law! The Regional Courses are intended to enable qualified professionals, in particular government officials and teachers of international law from developing countries and countries with emerging economies, to deepen their knowledge of international law and… Continue Reading

Celebrating International Day of Indigenous Peoples- A List of 12 Foundations Promoting Indigenous Peoples Rights around the World

Celebrating International Day of Indigenous Peoples- A List of 12 Foundations Promoting Indigenous Peoples Rights around the World

August 9, 2015 is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People!! This day is a day to recognize and appreciate all indigenous cultures. The United Nations is also holding a variety of events around the globe! This year’s theme puts a spotlight on the issue of indigenous peoples’ access to health care services, as… Continue Reading

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

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