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...] about AmplifyChange Opportunity Grant: Supporting New Ideas of Young People
Deadline: 15 December 2015 The Shell International Limited is seeking applications for Shell Ideas360 recruitment competition, in order to develop game-changing ideas for tackling energy, water and food issues. Participants entering this global ideas competition could win the exciting opportunity to explore the world on a National Geographic Adventure. Even the simplest of ideas have the power to transform lives and positively impact society. Prizes and Benefits Each member of a team … [Read more...] about Shell Ideas360: Develop Ideas to Tackle the Pressures on the World’s Food, Water and Energy Resources
Donors that have funding to give to NGOs need to spend time and effort to attract highly effective NGOs. FundsforNGOs provides donors a free and easy way to communicate a funding opportunity to millions of NGOs around the world. What are some of the best ways to ensure that you receive excellent applications while minimizing the burden on NGOs applying for funding? The following guide offers some suggestions. Publish your funding opportunity on fundsforNGOs.org If you are a donor agency … [Read more...] about 9 Tips for Donors to Find Great NGOs
A new grant opportunity is currently available to support young people and their ideas to bring about positive social change. This grant also accepts proposals from new NGOs with new ideas in select areas of intervention. This grant is a great chance for small, community-based organizations that are unable to mobilize funding from other donors. Since the focus of this grant is youth, therefore, new and young NGOs can apply. The grant will remain open to receive applications through this year … [Read more...] about New Grant open to support Young People and their ideas: New NGOs can also apply!
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...] about Call for Applications: AuthorAID Gender Grants 2015
Deadline: 2 November 2015 Perspektivy is launching a new scheme called cross border journalism that aims to connect journalists in cross-border collaboration. Journalists from Russia, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, the Baltic or the Caucasus will have the opportunity to work together to produce stories through partnership and collaboration that transcend their national border. Journalists will be offered grants, distance mentoring and seminars to help them to produce insightful stories. This … [Read more...] about The Cross Border Journalism Program by Perspektivy
Deadline: 29 January 2016 The Rockwool Foundation has currently opened applications for projects that fall under the below prioritized areas. The Foundation has two primary objectives: to deliver facts about society through independent reliable research, and to develop interventions that address challenges in society. In 2014, the foundation made donations of more than EUR 6.7 million. The project or initiative must: Focus on disconnected young people or on vulnerable children or youth … [Read more...] about Rockwool Foundation Denmark: Call for Proposals Addressing Marginalized groups & Immigration Issues
Deadline: 27 November 2015 West Africa Food Markets Programme (WAFM) is currently inviting applications for Challenge Fund that aims to invest in business models that will strengthen national and regional trade for targeted staple foods: maize, millet, sorghum and cassava. Businesses or companies are invited to bid based on rules that are set and publicized. The intention is to get funds to businesses or companies that truly need them and can use them effectively. The funds are to help the … [Read more...] about West Africa Food Markets Challenge Fund: For Profit Organizations to Invest in Business Models that will Strengthen Trade for Staple Foods
Deadline: 26 October 2015 Are you leading a project or an enterprise that is benefiting developing communities? Are you passionate about making the world a better place? Do you have the ambition to make your project/enterprise financially sustainable? Take the next step by applying to the SE Outreach Accelerator! Social Entrepreneurship Forum is inviting founders of projects/social enterprises who are creating positive social and/or environmental impact in developing communities for the SE … [Read more...] about SE Outreach Accelerator Program: Supporting Social Entrepreneurs Worldwide!
Deadline: 17 December 2015 Pacific Rim is inviting applicants for its 32nd Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity in order to promote thoughtful discussion and suggest new ways to integrate education, technology, advocacy, activism and interdisciplinary research. Pacific Rim International Conference, is one of the most diverse gatherings in the world that encourages and respects voices from “diverse” perspective across numerous areas, including: voices from … [Read more...] about 32nd Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity