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A list of current and past funding opportunities for NGOs and individuals

TrustAfrica and OSISA Call for Proposals – Assessing the extent and impact of illicit financial flows in key economic sectors in Southern Africa

Deadline: 8 June 2015

The TrustAfrica, in partnership with Open Society Initiative of Southern Africa (OSISA), is accepting proposals for the “Assessing the extent and impact of illicit financial flows in key economic sectors in Southern Africa” project.

The purpose of this Call for Proposal (CFP) is to solicit proposals from various organizations, individuals and/or consortiums to undertake in-depth research studies on how resources are being illicitly transferred in the following sectors:

  1. Agriculture
  2. Mining
  3. Wildlife and Tourism

TrustAfrica will award a total of three research grants (one per each economic sector). All proposals must be submitted with an accompanying budget outlining all fees and costs. The budget should not exceed US$40,000.

Bidders should also provide the following items as part of their proposal:

  1. Description of experience undertaking research of a similar nature
  2. Resumes of key staff/personnel available for the project
  3. One sample research paper/report
  4. Proposed timeframe for completion of the project

How to Apply?

Applicants are requested to submit complete proposal to TrustAfrica via email.

For more information, visit this link.

VGIF Small Grants of up to $7,500 to the Women-led Projects

VGIF Small Grants of up to $7,500 to the Women-led Projects

Grant applications will open from 1 June 2015 Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF) provides small grants up to $7,500 USD to grassroots projects that are led by women and that help empower women and girls, in developing countries around the world. Over the years, VGIF has funded over 475 projects in 89 countries addressing specific… Continue Reading

UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development

Deadline: 31 May 2015 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is calling nominations for UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development. The Prize will be awarded for the first time in 2015. Generously funded by the Government of Japan, the Prize consists of three annual awards of US $50,000 for each recipient.… Continue Reading

AWID Forum 2016 – An Invitation to Build, Participate and Co-create

The 2016 Association for Women’s Rights in Development  (AWID) Forum is a space for progressive feminist voices and our allies to imagine futures free from gendered oppressions, racial, ethnic, and economic injustice, environmental degradation, and war and violence, to renew solidarities and advance concrete joint action agendas. The AWID is calling proposals for 13th AWID… Continue Reading

Equator Prize 2015: UNFCCC COP21 Conference in Paris

Deadline: 27 May 2015 The Equator Initiative brings together the United Nations, governments, civil society, businesses and grassroots organizations to recognize and advance local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. The Equator Initiative is accepting nominations for the Equator Prize 2015 to strengthen and highlight the role of indigenous peoples and local… Continue Reading