Information on NGO Grants and Funding

Information on grants, funding and useful resources for NGOs and individuals

USAID/South Sudan: Livelihoods, Vulnerability and Resilience Program

Deadline: 10 October 2016 United States Agency for International Development Mission in South Sudan (USAID/South Sudan)  is seeking concept papers from qualified applicants for USAID’s Livelihoods, Vulnerability, and Resilience Program (LVRP) Annual Program Statement (APS) with an aim to disseminate the necessary information to enable prospective applicants to apply for funding to support USAID’s goal of improving livelihoods in conflict affected areas of South Sudan with stressed and crisis … [Read more...]

NIFA: Call for Applications for RREA National Focus Fund Program

Deadline: 3 June 2016 The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is seeking applications from orgnisations for the Renewable Resource Extension Act – National Focus Fund Projects (RREA-NFF) for fiscal year (FY) 2016 to provide for expanded and comprehensive extension programs for forest and rangeland renewable resources at a national, regional, or multi-institutional level. The RREA-NFF program is to enhance the sustainability of the nation’s forest and rangeland resources and to … [Read more...]

World Habitat Awards 2016/17: Rewarding Innovative Solutions to Current Housing Needs & Problems of the World

Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Building and Social Housing Foundation is currently inviting individuals/organisation from all over the world to apply for its World Habitat Awards 2016. The World Habitat Awards is presented at the World Urban Forum and UN-Habitat Governing Council events in April of each year, increasing opportunities for international exposure, networking and dissemination of the award winning approaches. Two awards are given annually to projects that provide practical and … [Read more...]

Submit Entries for Human Rights Essay Award 2016: Get a Full Scholarship to Attend the Program of Advanced Studies in Human Rights & Humanitarian Law in Washington

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is currently inviting essay submissions for its Human Rights Essay Award 2016. The Human Rights Essay Award is an annual competition sponsored by the Academy and seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law. Participants have the flexibility to choose any subject related to the assigned topic. The essay has to be a legal article. Awardees will receive a full scholarship to attend … [Read more...]

Apply for Charles Wallace India Trust Awards 2016-17!

Deadline: 30 November 2015 The British Council in India is currently inviting applications from the Indian citizens for the Charles Wallace India Trust Awards 2016-17, with an aim to provide early to mid career practitioners, a chance to study or gain wider experience and exposure. Priority Areas CWIT covers the following Arts and Heritage Conservation fields of study: Arts Visual Arts Performance, e.g. Dance, Drama, Music, Directing Film - including Script Writing and … [Read more...]

USAID: Funding to Promote Human Rights in Southern Africa

Deadline: 23 November 2015 The Center of Excellence on Democracy, Human Rights and Governance (DRG), within the Bureau of Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA) of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) are seeking applications for a program entitled "Promoting Human Rights in Southern Africa". The resources will be made available to USAID Missions and Offices who are encouraged to submit applications for projects that will: Respond to urgent or … [Read more...]

Vodafone Americas Foundation: Funding the best Innovations using Wireless Technology to Address Critical Social Issues around the World

Deadline: 22 February 2016 The Vodafone Americas Foundation is currently inviting applications for its competition- 'designing the Wireless Innovation Project' to promote innovation and increase implementation of wireless related technology for a better world. Total awards up to $600,000 will be available to support projects . The Vodafone Wireless Innovation Project (the “competition”) seeks to identify and fund the best innovations using wireless related technology to address critical social … [Read more...]

Interreg NWE Programme to Improve Economic, Environmental, Territorial & Social Development in North-West Europe

Deadline: 30 November 2015 The Interreg North-West Europe (NWE) Programme invites public and private organisations to submit applications in the framework of the second call for proposals for the 2014-2020 periods. The Programme encourages public, scientific, private and civil society organisations to cooperate with a view to improving the economic, environmental, territorial and social development of Europe's regions. Program Objectives The specific objectives are: To enhance … [Read more...]

USAID/West Africa: “Human Rights for All” to Build the Capacity of Local Human Rights Organizations

Deadline: 16 November 2015 The United States Agency for International Development is seeking proposals for a project entitled "Human Rights for All" in order to build the capacity of local human rights organizations while also improving the understanding of their role as advocates, allies, and spokespersons for highly vulnerable, politicized, and underserved populations. This project will build the capacity of local human rights organizations while also improving their understanding of their … [Read more...]

Festival of Migrant Film: Submit Your Entries for the 7th Edition

Deadline: 31 December 2015 Festival of Migrant Film is inviting international filmmakers for its 7th edition of the Festival of Migrant Film and is encouraging applicants to submit their films and video works of any genre, length or year of production for consideration to the Festival programming team. The Festival of Migrant Film is organized by non-governmental organization Slovene Philanthropy with the purpose of celebrating the World Refugee Day (20th June) and raising awareness of … [Read more...]

Apply for the Holland Scholarship 2016-2017!

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Are you planning to do your bachelor’s or master’s abroad? Are you from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) and are you ready for a chance of a lifetime? Apply for the Holland Scholarship! The Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as several Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences  are inviting international students for Holland Scholarship (2016-2017) from outside the European Economic Area (EEA)who want to do … [Read more...]

Call for Art exhibition: Celebrating the words of African Americans

Deadline: 21 December 2015 Round Rock Arts (RRA) is currently inviting applications for its exhibition in Art Space: Celebrating the words of African Americans. Artists are invited to submit artwork that focuses on African Americans in literature or written text (novels, poetry, historical writings, song, etc.). Painting or Photography entries must be framed and have a professional appearance. Paintings must be ready for hanging with wire (no saw tooth hangers) and protected under either glass … [Read more...]

Women’s Protection and Empowerment Program Advisor at IRC, DR Congo

Deadline: Ongoing The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Women’s Protection and Empowerment Program Advisor in Kinshasa, DR Congo. IRC’s Women’s Protection and Empowerment program in the DRC seeks to increase the social, political and economic empowerment of women and girls, and prevent and respond to gender based violence. The IRC DRC has been responding to gender based violence in North and South Kivu … [Read more...]

Senior Education Manager at IRC, Turkey

Deadline: Ongoing The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Senior Education Manager in Antakya, Turkey. The Senior Education Manager will be responsible for the overall implementation and management of the SHLS and other education programs inside Syria. The IRC responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Key job Responsibities Senior Education Manager … [Read more...]

Project Director at Jhpiego, Zambia

Deadline: Ongoing The Johns Hopkins University (Jhpiego) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Project Director in Zambia. The Project Director / Technical Director for an HIV program that has a goal of reducing the number of new HIV infections among military personnel in Zambia. Jhpiego is an international, nonprofit health organization, working with health experts, governments and community leaders to ensure high-quality health care for their … [Read more...]

2016 Asian Institute of Technology Scholarships to Promotes Technological Change & Sustainable Development in Asia

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is currently inviting applications from nationalities in the Asian region. AIT promotes technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research and outreach. The scholarships provide an opportunity for students of diverse background from all countries in Asia to study and do research work together in the truly international environmental at AIT, to build a good foundation for … [Read more...]

Golden Turtle Wildlife Fine Arts Competition

Deadline: 30 November 2015 The wildlife fund "FLORANIMAL" is inviting applicants for Golden Turtle Wildlife fine arts competition. Applicants can be nominated for the following nomination categories Painting Portrait of Animal: Portrait image of any wild animals. The main criteria in the nomination - a successful display of character, the "soul" of the animal - through his emotions, posture, eye expression. Animals in Nature: Works in this category should reflect the unity of the … [Read more...]

Golden Turtle Competition: Identifying Best Works and Projects

The wildlife fund "FLORANIMAL" is organizing Golden Turtle contest that includes various creative competition with an aim to identify the best works and projects demonstrating the beauty and harmony of wild nature. Golden Turtle will represent the best works submitted to the contest, as well as other projects aimed at preserving wildlife annually held in Moscow. The Golden Turtle is a largest international eco-cultural educational project, carried out in Russia. The various competition of … [Read more...]

Golden Turtle Best Art Design Competition

Deadline: 31 December 2015 The wildlife fund "FLORANIMAL" is the organizing Golden Turtle Best Art Design Competition, exhibition for environment and wildlife conservation. Nomination Categories Poster: Environmental Problems-Posters on free subject highlighting the problem of preservation of the environment on the planet. Nature and impact (both negative and positive) of anthropogenic factor on it, or any other topic affecting the interaction of the environment and … [Read more...]

Director of Finance and Compliance at IRC, DR Congo

Deadline: Ongoing The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Director of Finance and Compliance, DR Congo. The IRC aims to save lives, to strengthen Congolese institutions and to reinforce social cohesion through carefully designed and professionally-implemented programs. Key Jobs Responsibilities Director of Finance and Compliance will perform the following functions- The Director of Finance and Compliance … [Read more...]