Arab Foundation’s Social Change Program 2015 for Individuals Working on Gender & Sexuality in MENA Region

Deadline: 21 October 2015 The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality is currently inviting applications from Arabic regions to its Social Change Program Application. The program aims to build the capacities of 15-20 participants from the Arab World through thematic modules that address issues of gender and sexuality from a social change and activism approach. The program is a practical training based on peer learning and exchange. Focus areas Gender and Sexuality Social … [Read more...]

Roberto Cimetta Fund to Support Project and Organisation Restructure and Sustainability

Deadline: 30 September 2015 Roberto Cimetta Fund is running a fund to support project and organisation restructure and sustainability with the aim of rooting initiatives lead by Arab artists and cultural operators who are working on projects in their region (venues, networks, platforms). The Roberto Cimetta Fund and the French Ministry of Culture and Communication hope that this fund can serve to strengthen projects that emerge following the benefits of a travel grant and at the same time … [Read more...]

WYA-UN Democracy Funds 200,000 USD for Emerging Leaders of the Arab Region

Deadline: 01 December 2015 The World Youth Alliance (WYA) Middle East in collaboration with United Nations democracy Fund is currently inviting applications to train young leaders in five Arab countries. The fund is intended to build the capacity of potential young Arab leaders. It seeks to direct the energy and potential of youth in 5 Arab states towards constructively building free, just, and democratic societies. It will connect and build the capacities of 620 youths on the main topics of … [Read more...]

Arab Fund’s General Grants 2015 in Sector of Arts & Culture

The Arab Funds for Arts & Culture (AFAC) is currently accepting applications in the categories of Cinema, Music and Research/Training/Regional Events as part of its 2015 general grants program. AFAC provides annual grants ranging from a few thousand U.S. dollars up to a maximum of fifty thousand U.S. dollars. The average grant is about twenty thousand dollars ( 20,000 US $). Arab Fund's General grants are available in various categories mentioned below. Deadlines Deadline for Cinema … [Read more...]

Are you Eligible for AFAC General Grants of 20,000 USD for Cultural & Artistic Projects?

Eligibility Criteria AFAC is open to receive project applications from all Arab individuals working in the cultural and artistic. Project applications are accepted irrespective of age, years of experience, country of residence, ethnicity, gender or religion. For cinema applications, a non-Arab producer can apply for a grant provided that the film director is Arab. It is preferred that film projects have producers attached to them. Either the producer or the director may apply for the … [Read more...]

Apply for the Round 3 of Emerging Leaders Training Programme by World Youth Alliance & UN Democracy Fund

Deadline: 1 December 2015 The World Youth Alliance (WYA) Middle East in collaboration with United Nations democracy Fund is currently inviting applications for its Emerging Leaders Training Programme 2015 Round 3 to train young leaders in five Arab countries. The fund is intended to build the capacity of potential young Arab leaders. The funds will connect and build the capacities of 620 youths on the main topics of the project. The grant available for this training is 200,000 USD. World Youth … [Read more...]

WYA-UN Democracy Funds of 200,000 USD for Emerging Leaders of the Arab Region

Deadline: 01 December 2015 The World Youth Alliance (WYA) Middle East in collaboration with United Nations democracy Fund is currently inviting applications to train young leaders in five Arab countries. The fund is intended to build the capacity of potential young Arab leaders. It seeks to direct the energy and potential of youth in 5 Arab states towards constructively building free, just, and democratic societies. It will connect and build the capacities of 620 youths on the main topics of … [Read more...]

WYA-UN Democracy Funds of 200,000 USD for Emerging Leaders of the Arab Region

Deadline: 19 June 2015 The World Youth Alliance (WYA) Middle East in collaboration with United Nations democracy Fund is currently inviting applications to train young leaders in five Arab countries. The fund is intended to build the capacity of potential young Arab leaders. It seeks to direct the energy and potential of youth in 5 Arab states towards constructively building free, just, and democratic societies. It will connect and build the capacities of 620 youths on the main topics of the … [Read more...]

The Arab Human Rights Fund for Human Right Defenders

The Arab Human Rights Fund provides financial & technical support to the human rights defenders and organizations in the Arab region for promotion and realization of all human rights. The Fund supports primarily actors who would elsewhere be ineligible for funding or for reasons of capacity or otherwise have difficulty securing funding from sources outside the region. It supports the promotion, protection, and advancement of the full spectrum of human rights – civil, political, economic, … [Read more...]

AFAC’s Arab Documentary Photography Program for Emerging Photographers

Deadline: 10 May 2015 The Arab Funds for Arts & Culture (AFAC) is currently accepting applications from professional/emerging photographers for its Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP). The program provides up to 12 annual production grants of 5,000 USD each. Grantees are expected to work on their projects in their country of residence over a period of 8 months. The grant may be used to begin a new project or to complete work on an existing project. The AFAC Documentary Program is a … [Read more...]