EU-Tanzania: Grants Size, Eligibility Criteria and the Application Procedure

Please visit the Grants Size, Eligibility Criteria and the Application Procedure of the “EU-Tanzania: Support to CSOs and LAs + EIDHR Interventions” below. Financial Allocation and Size of Grants Indicative allocation of funds by lot: Lot 1 – Enhancing CSOs contribution to accountability and fight against corruption: 1.200.000 EUR (allocation 2016) Lot 2 – Enhancing LAs’ […] … [Read more...]

European Commission: Support to CSOs and LAs + EIDHR Interventions in Tanzania

Deadline: 7 June 2016 The European Commission is seeking proposals to support Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities and for the regulation of European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights Programme. Program Lots and Priority Areas Lot 1: Enhancing CSOs contribution to accountability and fight against corruption Priority Areas monitoring the management of public finances and […] … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Humanitarian Water and Food Awards 2016

Deadline: 12 June 2016 Applications are open for the Humanitarian Water and Food Awards (WAF Awards) that acknowledges and promotes sustainable initiatives all over the world that help to bring water clean air and food to those who need them most. The award wants to bring exceptional pioneers in the areas of food air and […] … [Read more...]

BCFN YES! Young Earth Solutions: Seeking Young Researchers across the Globe

Deadline: 27 July 2016 BCFN YES! 2016 is back with a new competition entitled” Young Earth Solutions” that invests in young researchers by supporting PhD level education with a study grant. It is an international competition for young students and researchers from across the globe. Launched for the first time in 2012, the aim of […] … [Read more...]

The Green Talents Competition on Sustainable Development

Deadline: 24 May 2016 The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is currently inviting young researchers from around the world to participate in Green Talents Competition 2016.The award  honours 25 young researchers from around the world each year. The prestigious Green Talents programme offers the unique opportunity to become part of an exceptional […] … [Read more...]

Earth Day Special: Grants and Awards for Environmental Protection

The Earth Day is celebrated each year on 22 April with a mission to broaden and diversify the environmental movement worldwide and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle to build a healthy, sustainable environment, address climate change, and protect the Earth for future generations. The theme for the Earth Day 2016 is “Trees […] … [Read more...]

Apply for African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting Awards!

Deadline: 26 April 2016 African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting Awards (hereafter ACCER Awards) is Africa’s premier environmental and climate change reporting program, run and founded by the Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) in 2013.  journalists and other media practitioners from across Africa submit entries which demonstrate how their work has practically enhanced access […] … [Read more...]

GlobalGiving: Connecting Nonprofits, Donors and Companies

GlobalGiving is an online fundraising platform that gives social entrepreneurs and nonprofits from anywhere in the world a chance to raise the money they need to improve their communities. Its goal is to find organizations best positioned to solve problems in their communities and help increase their impact. Once the application gets approved by the team, the applicants become able to: post a project to promote their project and receive donations; use GlobalGiving’s donor management … [Read more...]

GlobalGiving Emerging Organization Bonus and Matching Day, May 25th, 2016

GlobalGiving links up donors, nonprofits and companies worldwide by heping registered organizations in accessing the funding, tools, training, and support they need to become more effective. It is the first and largest global crowdfunding community for nonprofits and works with a mission to catalyze a global market for ideas, information, and money that democratizes aid and philanthropy. GlobalGiving helps people to achieve funds for their cause and supports nonprofits in order to make them … [Read more...]

Webinar Video: How to Raise Funds from DFID

The webinar video on ‘How to Raise Funds from DFID’ is now available online. The Department for International Development (DFID) in the United Kingdom is a major source of funds and partnership opportunities for NGOs around the world. DFID offers a significant amount of funding resources for NGOs through grant opportunities and requests for applications. Its funding resources support a wide range of issues areas: education, health, poverty reduction, the environment, water and … [Read more...]

Humanitarian Innovation Fund: Recognition Grants & Invention Grants

Recognition Grants The Humanitarian Innovation Fund (HIF) provides recognition grants to generate meaningful insights to inform the invention of potential solutions. As recognising the problem is the first step in the innovation process, the grants are awarded to successfully innovate and find a better solution for the problem one is seeking to solve. A grant up to £20,000 is available for the Recognition phase of the process. Focus Projects Learn from the community that is … [Read more...]

Implementation Grants & Diffusion Grants under the Humanitarian Innovation Fund

Implementation Grants The Humanitarian Innovation Fund provides implementation grants for the  implementation of an innovation to produce tangible real examples of changed practice, testing the innovation to see how it compares to existing solutions. Development and implementation are two stages that are strongly interlinked in the innovation process where fluidity is key to create wider impact. But development is the preliminary stage involving initial testing in the field as opposed to … [Read more...]

HIF Development Grants: Turning Ideas into Action

The Humanitarian Innovation Fund provides Development Grants for the implementation of an innovation to produce tangible real examples of changed practice, testing the innovation to see how it compares to existing solutions The fund sees development as a preliminary stage involving initial testing in the field as opposed to implementation which is a more mature phase involving refinements for wider testing and scale readiness. Focus Projects Testing ideas that have demonstrated success … [Read more...]

The Humanitarian Innovation Fund: Applications Open for Core Grants

Is your project innovative? Does your project relate to humanitarian aid? If yes, then apply for Humanitarian Innovation Fund. Applications are open for Core Grants by Humanitarian Innovation Fund (HIF) that supports organisations and individuals to identify, nurture and share innovative and scalable solutions to the challenges facing effective humanitarian assistance. The five stages of innovation around which the fund's whole grantmaking is based are: Recognition Invention … [Read more...]

Mastering the Art of Donor Cultivation

The Donor in true sense is not a benefactor but a client. A client who is not only the singular most important factor for the success of your organization; but one who is also being pursued by numerous other organizations for funding. There is a huge competition for funding from a single donor and therefore an organization should be the best or else you will end up getting nothing. Hence, connecting with donors is the most important part of fundraising. Download this resource guide on … [Read more...]

Understanding the Basics of Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has emerged as a popular method for organizations to raise funds. Crowdfunding was initially used up by entrepreneurs to raise funds for their ventures but nowadays it has become a fundraising tool in Non Profit Sector as well. Aided by the reach available to a larger base of individuals through the digital platforms, organizations are able to contact multiple donors. Download this Resource Guide on "Understanding the Basics of Crowdfunding" exclusively available for our premium … [Read more...]

Department of Health and Human Services: NIH Small Research Grant Program

The Department of Health and Human Services is seeking applications for NIH Small Research Grants Program to support discrete, well-defined projects that realistically can be completed in two years and that require limited levels of funding. This program supports different types of projects including, but not limited to, the following: Pilot or feasibility studies; Secondary analysis of existing data; Small, self-contained research projects; Development of research methodology; … [Read more...]

Call for Research Proposals: Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health

Deadline: 19 April 2016 The Joint Programming Initiative "A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life" (JPI HDHL) together with the European Commission has launched a new joint transnational call for research proposals for "Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health (BioNH)" using the ERA-NET Cofund instrument. The call will focus on the identification and validation of biomarkers that are modulated by diet and that indicate a change in health status and/or the risk of developing diet-related diseases. The … [Read more...]

IBM Health Corps: Tackling Health Disparities across the World

Deadline: 20 April 2016 IBM Health Corps is currently accepting proposals from organizations interested in collaborating with IBM Health Corps to address health disparities in their communities. IBM Health Corps is a global pro-bono program focused on tackling health disparities. It envisions a world where everyone has the opportunity to live a healthy life. Where people can access health services no matter where they live. Where healthcare is safe and effective. And, where all communities … [Read more...]

Emmes Scholarship Fund: Advance Your Career and Work in the Area of Public Health

Deadline: 31 May 2016 The Public Health Foundation of India is inviting applicants for its Emmes Scholarship Fund with a motive to encourage students to choose, pursue and advance career and work in the area of public health. This scholarship (full/ half/ part) fund will be available to students enrolling for Master of Public Health (MPH) programs at IIPHs (Delhi NCR, Gandhinagar and Hyderabad). The Emmes Scholarship will be based on the setout selection process as per the Institutional … [Read more...]