USAID/Macedonia: Strengthening the Capacity and Services of Disabled People’s Organizations

Deadline: 1 March 2016 The United States Agency for International Development in Macedonia (USAID/Macedonia) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and Macedonian organisations to propose innovating and effective approach to increase the participation of people with disabilities (PWD) in USAID programs/activities and to strengthen the capacity and services of Disabled People’s Organizations (DPOs). People with disabilities are more likely to experience poverty. Women and girls with … [Read more...]

Three Grant Programs by Disability Rights Fund: Apply for Round One!

The Disability Rights Fund (DRF) is seeking applications for its three grant programs to strengthen the participation of Disabled Persons’ Organizations (DPOs) in the advancement of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). DRF supports Disabled Persons Organizations in the developing world to take the lead in advocating for the human rights of persons with disabilities at local and national levels, utilizing … [Read more...]

National Coalition Funding Stream: Supporting Advancement of Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities!

Deadline: 14 March 2016 The National Coalition Funding Stream supports advancement of the CRPD at national levels through lobbying for legislative changes (including but not limited to CRPD ratification), monitoring and reporting on implementation of the CRPD or other international human rights mechanisms, or following up on the recommendations made by UN human rights mechanisms to States in regard to implementation of the rights of persons with disabilities (PWDs). In addition, this funding … [Read more...]

Small Grants Funding Stream: Strengthening the Capacity of Persons with Disability

Deadline: 14 March 2016 The Small Grants Funding Stream helps organizations to build a broader movement to advance the CRPD at state and local levels.  Organizations can use funds from DRF to strengthen the capacity of persons with disabilities (PWDs) to participate more actively in decision-making processes in CRPD implementation and monitoring or to advocate for the advancement of rights defined in specific articles of the CRPD. In addition, this funding stream supports DPOs to participate … [Read more...]

USAID/Madagascar: Promoting Inclusive Development by Strengthening the Capacity of Disabled People’s Organization

Deadline: 1 March 2016 The United States Agency for International Development-Madagascar (USAID/Madagascar) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and Non U.S. organisations to apply for Disability Funding to increase the participation of people with disability (PWD) in USAID activities and strengthen the capacity and services of Disabled People’s Organization (DPO’s). Projects may be stand-alone, targeted programs to benefit persons with disabilities, or they can be projects/activities … [Read more...]

USAID: Expanding Participation of People with Disability by Supporting and Strengthening Disabled People’s Organizations

Deadline: 19 February 2016 The United States Agency for International Development - Dominican Republic (USAID/DR) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. or non-U.S. organizations to apply for Disability Funding to increase the participation of people with disabilities in USAID programs/activities and to strengthen the capacity and leadership of civil society organizations run by and for people with disabilities herein referred to as Disabled People’s Organizations (DPOs). Projects may be … [Read more...]

Expanding Participation of People with Disability Program: Strengthening and Supporting Disabled Persons Organizations

Deadline: 8 March 2016 The United States Agency for International Development in Kosovo (USAID/Kosovo) is seeking concept papers from eligible prospective Kosovar or U.S. organizations and from its implementing partners of ongoing projects to propose innovative and effective approaches that increase participation of persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Kosovo and strengthen the capacity and services of Disabled Persons Organizations – DPOs. USAID is committed to disability inclusive … [Read more...]

Disability Grant Program: Training and Services to End Violence against Women with Disabilities

Deadline: 10 March 2016 Office of Violence against Women (OVW) component of United States Department of Justice is seeking applications for its Training and Services to End Violence against Women with Disabilities grant program (Disability Grant Program). The program will recognize the pressing need to focus on sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking against individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals due to the proliferation of such crimes. The Disability … [Read more...]

USAID: Supporting People with Disability and Strengthening the Capacity of Disabled People’s Organization!

Deadline: 2 March 2016 The United States Agency for International Development-Uganda (USAID/Uganda) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and Non U.S. organisations to propose innovative and effective approaches that increase the participation of people with disability (PWD) in USAID activities and strengthen the capacity of Disabled People’s Organization (DPO’s). Areas of Interest USAID seeks applications for projects that integrate people with disabilities in USAID Mission programs … [Read more...]

USAID: Strengthening the Capacity and Leadership of Disabled People’s Organizations

Deadline: 1 February 2016 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Ukraine is seeking applications for projects from qualified U.S and non-U.S. organizations to propose innovative and effective approaches that increase the participation of people with disabilities (PWD) in USAID programs/activities, and strengthen the capacity and leadership of local Disabled People’s Organizations (DPOs). It integrates people with disabilities in USAID mission programs and strengthens … [Read more...]

The Cumber Family Charitable Trust: Call for Applications

The Cumber Family Charitable Trust was founded in 1985 by a Berkshire farming family and the current Trustees are all still family members. Areas of Interest farming and the countryside support agricultural and conservation work both locally and in the Third World Projects local to Oxfordshire and Berkshire, meeting local needs, whether administered by local or national charities. Educational needs especially those involving disadvantaged children and medical appeals especially … [Read more...]

Small and Large Fund Programs for Disabled People’s Organization in Macedonia

Deadline: 8 July 2015 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Macedonia is seeking concept papers from eligible prospective organizations to strengthen the capacity and services by programs for Disabled People's Organization in Macedonia. USAID/Macedonia anticipates awarding one or more awards in the range from $20,000 to $300,000 for small fund programs and from $300,000 - $600,000 for large fund programs per individual award expended within a 12-36 month period. The program … [Read more...]

Westminster 2013 Maud Tyler Scholarships for Disable Students

Deadline- 01 April 2013 University of Westminster is inviting applications for undergraduate Maud Tyler Scholarships for which the courses are offered by the university. Dr Maud Tyler, who retired as Deputy Vice-Chancellor in December 2006 after 35 years at the University, has made a generous donation. This scholarship is open to those who have a specific or hidden disability. Dr Maud Tyler, who retired as Deputy Vice-Chancellor in December 2006 after 35 years at the University, has made a … [Read more...]

MIUSA’s Empower Partnerships: Opportunity to collaborate with US organizations

MIUSA (Mobility International USA) has launched the 'Empower Partnerships for Inclusive Communities Professional Exchange Program' which seeks to reduce barriers and forging sustainable international partnerships to promote inclusive communities. The Empower Partnerships project is a two-way international exchange program for organizations working on or interested in working on disability-related issues and inclusion as articulated in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. … [Read more...]

Research Grant 2012 for the Singapore Heart Foundation (SHF) to reduce disability and death

Deadline- 12 December 2012 Countries/Region- Singapore The Singapore Heart Foundation (SHF) is pleased to offer Research Grant Call for year 2012 in the field of  Prevent and reduce disability and death due to cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The Singapore Heart Foundations is a non-profit organisation whose primary mission is to promote heart health and to prevent and reduce disability and death due to cardiovascular diseases and stroke. This year, a total of $300,000 will be available … [Read more...]

OSISA 2013 Disability Rights scholarship program

The Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA) has announced the 2013 Disability Rights Scholarship Program which aims to advance the rights of persons with disabilities, and through legal channels, help overcome the effect of exclusionary practices, so that persons with disabilities achieve a state of full and effective participation and inclusion in society. The Disability Rights Scholarship Program will offer up to 20 awards to individuals from Nepal and select countries in Africa … [Read more...]

Disability Grants for NGOs: A Basic Guide

This guide was produced in cooperation with Philantropia Inc. – A US based international fundraising firm. Introduction: Many NGOs around the world work on the issue of disabilities and need funding to move their mission forward. Fundsforngos.org receives many inquiries about donor funding for disability programs, both from grassroots organizations in developing countries to large international NGOs. This guide will help give direction by summarizing options you can explore to get the support … [Read more...]

Resources on Disability Grants for NGOs – A Basic Guide

...Continued from the main Page A list of open and closed funding opportunities, fellowships and scholarships on disability Disability Funders Network Disability Funders Network (DFN) is a US membership and philanthropic advocacy organization that seeks equality and rights for disabled individuals and communities by bridging philanthropic resources, disability and community. The Disability Funders Network is not a grantmaking organization. DFN serves as a resource for grantmakers and … [Read more...]

Applications invited for Alumni Disability Support Scholarship, New Zealand

Deadline- 15 August 2012 Countries/Region- New Zealand University of Otago invites applications for Alumni Disability Support Scholarship, New Zealand 2013 in which courses are offered by the university. Established in 2012 to celebrate the 20 years of formalised support at the University of Otago for students with impairments. These scholarships, made possible by the gifting of funds by Alumni and friends of the University of Otago, are offered to students who have demonstrated academic … [Read more...]

Applications invited for Susan Wright Bell Award in Developmental Disabilities at University of Manitoba, Canada

Deadline- August 30, 2012 University of Manitoba seeking applications for Susan Wright Bell Award in Developmental Disabilities for Undergraduate, Graduate, Postgraduate Students, Canada. A donor who wishes to remain anonymous has established an endowment fund in honour of Susan Wright Bell, a friend with a developmental disability. The Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative has made a matching contribution to this fund. The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarship support to … [Read more...]

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