CODESRIA’s Call for Applications: African Futures and the Futures of Childhood in Africa

Deadline: 15 July 2016 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is currently accepting applications for its 2016 Child and Youth Institute that will be held for two (2) weeks, from 17 to 28 October 2016 to strengthen the analytic capacities of young African researchers on issues affecting children and youth in Africa and elsewhere in the world. The institute is designed as an annual interdisciplinary forum in which participants can reflect together on a … [Read more...]

EU-Eritrea: Strengthening the Capacities of Civil Society Organisations & Local Authorities

Deadline: 30 May 2016 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for its thematic programme “Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities" to strengthen civil society organisations' and local authorities' contribution to governance and development processes. The programme is divided into two lots: LOT 1 – CSOs (EUR 950 000): To support and strengthen CSOs' capacity to perform their roles as development actors, services providers and agents … [Read more...]

DHHS/ACF: Supporting Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention Programs

Deadline: 27 June 2016 The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications from eligible entities with an aim to support community-based efforts to develop, operate, expand, enhance and coordinate initiatives, programs and activities in tribal and migrant communities to prevent child abuse and to strengthen and support families to reduce the likelihood of child abuse and neglect, consistent with the goals outlined … [Read more...]

Apply for Children & Young People Now Awards 2016!

Deadline: 1 July 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for Children & Young People Now Awards 2016 that is providing an opportunity to become the gold standard for everyone working with children, young people and families. The awards provide a great source of pride and recognition for all those who strive day in, day out, to improve the lives of others. Award Categories Children and young people's wellbeing and achievement The Early Years Award The Play Award The Youth Work … [Read more...]

DHHS/ACF: State and Tribal Indian Child Welfare Act Implementation Partnership Grants

Deadline: 22 June 2016 The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications from eligible entities to fund for State and Tribal Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Implementation Partnership Grants program. The purpose is to support the creation of effective practice model partnerships between state courts and/or Court Improvement Program, state public child welfare agency and a tribe, group of tribes, or tribal … [Read more...]

European Commission’s 4th Call for Proposals: Community Development Programme in Cyprus

Deadline: 27 May 2016 The European Commission is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for its 4 th Community Development Programme in order to improve the living standards of the citizens living in the northern part of Cyprus. The programme is divided into two lots: Lot 1: Support to Urban Local Communities(1,500,000) Lot 2: Support to Rural Local Communities(3,350,000) Themes Waste management services Cleaning and environmental services Social … [Read more...]

Apply for Children’s Prize 2016: A Chance to Win $250,000 USD!

Deadline: 14 May 2016 Are you ready to implement a plan to save the lives of children under age five? If yes, then apply for the Children’s Prize 2016. The Children's Prize Foundation is currently accepting applications from individuals, teams and organizations from around the globe to submit their proposals to reduce child mortality to save lives. The Prize promote connections between donors and recipients, encouraging modern networking technology while trying to add a new technique to the … [Read more...]

UNITAID Call for Proposals: Scale-up of better TB treatment in children

Deadline: 24 June 2016 United Nations UNITAID has currently announced its new Call for Proposals for the area of intervention- 'Scale-up of better TB treatment in children'. Through calls for proposals, UNITAID seeks new ideas that enable organizations and governments to scale up their responses to health challenges. After rigorous analysis and vetting, UNITAID funds the best proposals that offer value for money and potential for real global-health impact. The programme may support the … [Read more...]

CODESRIA’s International Conference Addressing Psychosocial Disorders in Children and Youth in Africa

Deadline: 10 April 2016 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is currently inviting the researchers for its programmes on Health of the Child and Youth, aiming at encouraging and developing research in the areas of health, child, and youth in Africa. For 2016, an international conference will be held on the theme: "Children and Adolescents in Africa in the midst of Psychosocial Disorders." With an urgent and compelling need to raise the issue of … [Read more...]

Participate in Go Green in the City Global Challenge! Find Solutions for Sustainable Energy

Deadline: 15 April 2016 Schneider Electric is inviting applicants to participate in its sixth annual Go Green in the City global business case challenge that will give a chance to revolutionize energy management and gain unique insight into one of the leading global energy management companies. Go Green in the City is the ultimate global student competition for sustainable energy solutions. Benefits Go Green in the City provides an opportunity to learn about Schneider Electric and to … [Read more...]