Multicultural Arts and Festivals Grant: Strengthening Communities Across Australia

Deadline: 28 April 2016 The Australian Government Department of Social Services (DSS) is currently inviting organisations to apply for Multicultural Arts and Festivals funding for events to be held between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2017. This funding is available through an open process to deliver services under the Families and Communities – Strengthening Communities – Multicultural Arts and Festivals. The Families and Communities Programme aims to strengthen relationships, support families, … [Read more...]

USAID/DR Climate Risk Reduction Activity: Promoting Implementations of Interventions

Deadline: 12 May 2016 The United States Agency for International Development in Dominican Republic(USAID/DR) is seeking applications from local Non-U.S. organisations to fund an activity entitled "Climate Risk Reduction" that seeks to promote the implementation of locally appropriate, cost-effective and affordable on-the-ground interventions to mitigate Global Climate Change adaptation related problems related to flooding, sewage treatment, and water supply, as well as to share lessons which … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Community Relations Council’s Cultural Diversity Grant

Deadline: 28 November 2016 The Community Relations Council, with the support of Government, has established a Cultural Diversity Grant of approximately £400,000 to spend each year on community relations projects. This funding is intended to help community/voluntary groups throughout Northern Ireland develop their capacity to engage in community relations work and to enhance the community relations potential of projects they undertake. Program Objectives This grant scheme seeks to achieve the … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Niger: Integrated Gender Equality Advancement Program

Deadline: 23 May 2016 The United States Embassy is seeking applications from qualified Nigerien local organizations for a program entitled "Niger Integrated Gender Equality Advancement: Empowering Adolescent Girls for a more Prosperous and Stable Life" that will contribute to the U.S. Mission’s efforts in promoting gender equality with an aim to address the needs and challenges of adolescent girls, including those with physical disabilities, within a positive, nurturing and supportive … [Read more...]

ROMACT Call for Proposals: Supporting Capacity Building and Transnational Cooperation Activities

Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Council of Europe and the European Commission are currently seeking proposals for the ROMACT programme, a joint initiative to promote the integration of Roma at local level. This call concerns a new component of the ROMACT programme which aims at assisting local authorities in better integrating marginalised people, in particular non-nationals of Roma ethnicity. This component supports capacity building and transnational cooperation activities. This call for … [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...]

Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice: International Fund to Support LGBTQI Communities

Deadline: 31 July 2016 The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice is seeking applications for its International Fund to support groups led by LGBTQI communities working for progressive social change, addressing oppression based on sexual orientation and/or gender identity and expression and advancing work for racial, economic and gender justice. Astraea supports lesbian, trans, intersex and LGBTQI groups that promote racial, economic and gender justice and mobilize communities to challenge … [Read more...]

ERANETMED Joint Call for Research Proposals on Environmental Challenges and Solutions for Vulnerable Communities

Deadline: 31 May 2016 The ERANETMED, co-funded by Euro-Mediterranean entities grouped together in the Executive Committee of Funding Agencies (ECFP), currently invites research proposals on Environmental Challenges and Solutions for Vulnerable Communities. The ERANETMED initiative aims at co-ordinating research activities of the different national research programmes from EU Members States, Associated Countries to the EU Research Framework Programmes and Mediterranean Partner Countries. The … [Read more...]

Prince’s Countryside Fund: Grant Giving Program to Reconnect People with the Countryside

Deadline: 13th April 2016 The Prince’s Countryside Fund (the Fund) will provide funding towards projects operating in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland that clearly contribute towards one or more of The Prince’s Countryside Fund’s objectives. The Fund aims to have a long term positive impact on rural communities, helping those that live and work there to sustain the countryside, by tackling key rural issues. Priority Areas The grant programme currently aims to tackle the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Aetna Foundation’s Cultivating Healthy Communities Grant Program

Deadline: 15 April 2016 The Aetna Foundation is currently seeking proposals from organizations across continental United States for its grant program titled- Cultivating Healthy Communities. The aim behind this program is to support communities’ efforts to become healthier places to live, work, learn, play and pray. The Cultivating Healthy Communities program will support projects that benefit underserved, low-income, and minority communities. Priority Areas The foundation focuses on the … [Read more...]