AuthorAID Small Grants for Conference Participation, Organizing Workshops and Conducting Online Trainings

Deadline: 22 July 2015 and 29 July 2015

AuthorAID, a program of INASP and supported by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation (SIDA) is currently accepting applications for the AuthorAID Small Grants 2015 (Second Set).

Grants will be given for the following activities to people in eligible countries listed below.

8 travel grants ($1500 each): For researchers who have an accepted abstract or proposal to present at a conference. Deadline to apply: 22 July 2015, 10 PM GMT.
8 workshop grants ($2500 each): For experienced researchers or administrators who would like to organise a workshop on research writing or grant proposal writing. Deadline to apply: 29 July 2015, 10 PM GMT.
2 online course grants ($1500 each): For experienced researchers with exposure to online training who would like to organise an online course on research writing or grant proposal writing. Deadline to apply: 29 July 2015, 10 PM GMT.

Afghanistan, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, China, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (DRC), Côte d’Ivoire, Cuba, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Marshall Islands, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Tunisia, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

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  1. sanjay Bhoya says:

    I am part of a fresh new ngo plz help for fund for disabled students and person.

  2. Saineireng says: from north east india running an ngo having 35 widows and 10 orphans.working without a sponsor is very hard to help them so i need a sponsored

  3. Stanslaus says:

    My name is Stanslaus and a Kenyan citizen. I am searching for an organisation or an individual who can help me fund a a primary school. This primary school consists of orphans as well as hiv/ aids kids victims and due to the increasing number of children victims I am not able to support it fully. To which authority can I visit please

  4. Richard Teye Lawer says:

    I am a bsc degree holder from University of Ghana and I am a Ghanaian. l like to apply for AuthorAID grant to research into Road Accidents and Accidents in Ghana.

    • Divya Sharma says:

      Hi Richard,
      We are not a funding organization and do not provide grants. We are a social enterprise that provides fundraising guides, resources, and the latest funding opportunities to help you fundraise better and secure grant funding.
      To apply for the grant please visit for more information link and proceed with your application.
      For more grants in Ghana visit Hope you will find it relevant.

      Good Luck!

  5. Morgan Ndiema says:

    Hi,how can my community based organization which supports the vulnerable persons and youth benefit from your grants?

  6. Hayyat khan says:

    I have been working as master trainer since 2007 to the date. I have a vast experience in organizing or conducting different trainings to teachers or community members. I hold an approved research topic “importance of councelling in primary education” by University of Blochistan Quita. I want to conduct a training on this topic but how?

    • Hi Hayyat,

      To get further details, please visit the link provided in ‘For more information…’ line and proceed.

      Good luck!

  7. James okwiri says:

    We located in Uganda how can we gent links/donor who can fund livelihoods and financial inclusion among the youth since we a problem of an employment among the youth especially in Uganda.
    james okwiri

  8. dr qamar says:

    I work on women welfare,child welfare,prison welfare. I am working from last 10 years but did not get any fund by any donor. My NGO’s name is peoples welfare organization pakpattan and I want your support for the welfare of these project its new. I am waiting your good response …dr qamar

  9. Lawrence T. Tokpah says:

    We have it extremely difficult to win online grants after painstakingly writing detailed project proposals. It is possible for Fundsforngos to consider working with a regional or national ngos to coordinate its activities?

    • Rashmi Kanti says:

      Hello Lawrence,
      We are not a funding organization, we provide you fundraising guides and inform you on the latest funding opportunities to help your organization apply for the relevant opportunity and secure grants. Please make use of our vast resources and make your project sustainable.
      Thank You!

  10. dear sir
    i want to have an NGO to work for women empowerment and for this i will have a website for NGO.Please help me if you can in this noble cause or get me free website formation that i can run for women empowerment.
    Looking for positive response