SEIA Sida Conference Strategic Fund: Call for Concept Notes

Deadline: 31 December 2015 With support from the Government of Sweden, SEI (Stockholm Environment Institute) funds events focused on environmentally sustainable development, gender equality, and poverty reduction. Organizations across Asia or addressing issues in Asia are invited to submit concept notes. The Regional Asia Environment Conference Support Programme funded by Sweden aims to promote informed dialogue where different groups and stakeholders can share knowledge in regional forums and … [Read more...]

United States–South Pacific Scholarship Program for Bachelors & Masters Study in Agriculture, Environment, Gender, NGO management & More

Deadline: 1 February 2016 The U.S. Congress funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, is currently inviting applications for its United States–South Pacific (USSP) Scholarship Program that provides opportunities for Master’s and Bachelor’s degree study at the University of Hawai‘i in fields that are directly relevant to the development needs of Pacific island countries. It will also enable the recipients to obtain a broader understanding of the … [Read more...]

The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice: Submit LOIs for Astraea’s International Fund 2016!

Deadline: 31 January 2016 The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice is accepting applications for its Astraea's 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. Grants Information The fund strengthens LGBTQI groups by providing flexible general support grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 … [Read more...]

AmplifyChange Opportunity Grant: Supporting New Ideas of Young People

Deadline:  31 December 2017 AmplifyChange is inviting applicants for its “Opportunity Grant” in order to support groups try out new ideas, implement their plans or make the most of circumstances where there may be a good chance to bring about some sort of positive change. AmplifyChange supports and lead the engagement of young people and girls to shape, implement, monitor and ensure accountability for the new global goals. Grant Information Opportunity grants can be up to a maximum of 10,000 … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: AuthorAID Gender Grants 2015

Deadline: 23 October 2015 AuthorAid has announced a new set of grants related to gender. We plan to award the following grants to people working in eligible developing countries, following a competitive selection process. - 8 travel grants GBP (British Pounds) 1500: For researchers to use to present gendered research at a conference, or for attending a conference on the topic of gender, or for attending training in gender issues. - 8 workshop grants GBP (British Pounds) 4000: For … [Read more...]

USAID’s Let Girls Learn Initiative Call for Concept Notes

Deadline: 30 November 2015 The United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Broad Agency Announcement for Let Girls Learn Initiative seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, testing, and scaling of innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions to address adolescent girls’ education. USAID invites organizations and companies to participate with USAID to create strategic, focused and results-oriented … [Read more...]

USAID-Cross-Border Health Integrated Partnership Project to Improve Health Issues in Vulnerable communities in Africa

Deadline: 2 November 2015 The Measure Evaluation, a programme of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is currently inviting applications for its Cross-Border Health Integrated Partnership Project (CB-HIPP) in Africa. The programme seeks to strengthen monitoring and evaluation functions and systems and build individual, organizational, and national capacity to assess the effectiveness of public health interventions. The goal of CB-HIPP is to catalyze and support … [Read more...]

World Bank and SVRI announce new grants of up to US $150,000

Deadline: 9 December 2015 The World Bank Group and Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) have jointly announced a new funding opportunity aimed at preventing gender-based violence in low and middle income countries. Grants of up to US $150,000 are available to fund innovations to prevent gender-based violence (GBV)—a severe and neglected problem affecting more than one in three women worldwide and a major challenge for global development. The competition is sponsored by the World Bank … [Read more...]

American Psychological Foundation’s Visionary Grants Program 2016: Supporting Innovation in Health

Deadline: 1 April 2016 American Psychological foundation is currently inviting applications for its APF visionary grants 2016 to seed innovation through supporting research, education, and intervention projects and programs. Applications from individuals who represent diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, and sexual orientation are encouraged. Grants Available                                                         Visionary Grants range from $5,000-20,000. Priority … [Read more...]

Campbell Fellowships 2016 for Transformative Research on Women in the Developing World

Deadline: 1 November 2015 School of Advance Research (SAR) sponsor by Vera R. Campbell Foundation is currently inviting applications from women scholars in any nation to apply for its Campbell Fellowships 2016 on transformative research on women in the developing world. One six- or nine-month residential fellowship is available for a female doctoral level scholar whose research both documents the circumstances of women in the developing world and offers paths to concrete, practical … [Read more...]