USAID Broad Agency Announcement for Global Health Challenges

Deadline: 13 May 2016 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through its Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) is inviting applicants for USAID Global Health Challenges to seek opportunities to co-create, co-design, coinvest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, testing, and scaling of innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions to address the most pressing problems in global health. It is to generate novel tools and approaches that accelerate … [Read more...]

MEPI Local Grants Program to Support Organisations and Individuals!

Deadline: 17 October 2016 The Office of Assistance Coordination’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Program is seeking single-country proposals for its Local Grants Program with an aim to serve as MEPI’s most direct means of supporting organizations and individuals in the Middle East and North Africa. The Middle East Partnership Initiative Program offers assistance to groups and individuals striving to bring constructive, peaceful and positive change to the Middle East and North … [Read more...]

Tandem Ukraine Programme 2016-17: Supporting and Addressing Social Challenges and Opportunities!

Deadline: 14 March 2016 Applicants are invited for Tandem programme to support the development of partnerships that address current social challenges and opportunities. It is an international collaboration programme for cultural makers and their organisations. Since its inception in 2011, Tandem has supported long-term collaborations, knowledge development and networking opportunities for more than 250 cultural managers from over 100 cities in 35 countries across the wider Europe. Tandem … [Read more...]

The Sigrid Rausing Trust : Supporting Human Rights

The Sigrid Rausing Trust is a UK grantmaking foundation, founded in 1995 by Sigrid Rausing to support human rights globally. Since then, the Trust has given away approximately £250 million to human rights organisations all over the world. Our guiding principles are: We recognise the value of core funding. We look for good and effective leadership. We are flexible and responsive to needs and opportunities. We value clarity and brevity in applications and reports. We look to … [Read more...]

International Youth Foundation’s YouthActionNet® Laureate Global Fellowship

The International Youth Foundation's YouthActionNet strengthens, supports, and celebrates the role of young people in leading positive change in their communities. Each year, 20 exceptional young social entrepreneurs are selected as YouthActionNet Global Fellows following a competitive application process. The year-long Fellowship program includes: Skill-building: A seven-day leadership retreat for twenty selected Fellows which offers dynamic peer-to-peer learning, collaboration, and … [Read more...]

Grab this UN Guide on Human Rights Funds, Grants and Fellowships

If you are looking for funds, grants or fellowships to support your human rights work, then this newly published guide will assist you in understanding the various opportunities available for NGOs through the United Nations. “Human Rights Funds, Grants and Fellowships – A Practical Guide for Civil Society" was launched by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) with the purpose of providing guidance to prospective applicants interested in the funds and … [Read more...]

ActionAid UK Needs International Communications Volunteer – London

Deadline: 7 Feb 2013 Applications are invited by ActionAid UK from qualified and experienced candidates for the job/vacancy of International Communications Volunteer. The locations of this position will be based in Central London. Kindly note that this position is for 3 days a week for up to 3 months (immediate start)s.  This is Unpaid position but reimbursement for reasonable travel expenses to and from office location (within London) and for lunch. Knowledge and Experience Essential A … [Read more...]

Opportunity to apply now for 2013 The Cargill Global Scholars Program

Deadlines- For Brazil April 15, 2013 For China  May 6, 2013 For India March 15, 2013 For Russia March 31, 2013 For US March 31, 2013 Cargill & the Institute of International Education is seeking applications for 2013 Scholarship Program, which is distinctive scholarship opportunity that not only provides financial support, but offers leadership development opportunities through seminars, networking events, and a one-on-one mentoring program. These enrichment activities have … [Read more...]

Job at Plan International : Country Director – Nepal

Deadline: 4 Feb 2013 Plan International is seeking applications from experiened, qualified and deserving applicants for the vacancy of Country Director - Nepal. Please note that this is a 5 year fixed term contract. This job will be based in the country office located in Lalitpur with extensive and regular local travel as well as some international travel. Ability to travel to remote areas required. Salary: US$60,000 to $72,000. This is an accompanied position and a full expat package will be … [Read more...]

Human Resources Policy Statement: Human Resource Policy for Microfinance Companies

The company is a microfinance company. We are market-driven, and technology-based, serving customers with financial products, and services. Our ambition is to be the first choice of customers, employees and shareholders and to be a respected member of society. People are main resource in realizing its ambition. Therefore, Human Resources Management (HRM) is an integral part of our business strategy and an important line responsibility. The company conducts its diversified activities through … [Read more...]

Upcoming Webinar: How to raise Funds from the European Commission

The European Commission's regular call for proposals and various other funding resources provide several opportunities for NGOs to seek grants to address a range of issues in different countries. It has been considered as one of the largest sources of funding organizations for NGOs. Despite committing a vast number of financial resources for supporting civil society organizations, many NGOs are unable to apply successfully for funding from the European Commission. This could be because your … [Read more...]

Columbia University’s AHDA Fellowship Opportunity

Columbia University's Institute for the Study of Human Rights is accepting applications from a wide range for professionals such as human rights practitioners, journalists, academics, educators, filmmakers, artists and others to apply for the 2013 Fellowship for Historical Dialogue and Accountability. The fellowship will be held during the fall semester of 2013 (August 28, 2013 to December 14, 2013) at Columbia University in New York City. The fellowship is part of the Alliance for Historical … [Read more...]

Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk 2013

Front Line Defenders is currently accepting nominations for the Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk 2013. The annual Front Line Defenders Award was established in 2005 to honour the work of a human rights defender who, through non-violent work, is courageously making an outstanding contribution to the promotion and protection of the human rights of others, often at great personal risk to themselves. The Award seeks to focus international attention on the human rights … [Read more...]

World Vision Int’l Needs Resource Acquisition Manager for Cambodia

Deadline: 14 Jan 2013 Position Start Date: 18 Feb 2013 World Vision has invited applications  from qualified and deserving candidates for the job/vacancy of  Resource Acquisition Manager. Location of this job will be  based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Kindly note that this position is on contract for a period of one year. Key Responsibilities Resource Acquisition: Identify funding sources to support National and Sector strategies and existing and planned programming. Review calls for … [Read more...]

Apply now for Copenhagen Business School Previous Scholarship 2013 PhD Scholarship in Sustainable Construction, Innovation and Institutionalisation

Deadline- 31st Jan 2013 Copenhagen Business School(CBS) is seeking applications for PhD Scholarship in Sustainable Construction, Innovation and Institutionalisation which is funded by EU FP7 Marie Curie Grant Initial Training Network (ITN). 14 PhD student positions are offered for the period of three years in the fields of philosophy, history, psychology, sociology, law, political science, information systems, culture and languages. The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, … [Read more...]

United States Department of Agriculture(USDA) accepts applications for 2013 Borlaug Leadership Enhancement in Agriculture Program (LEAP)

Deadline- JANUARY 17, 2013 The Norman E. Borlaug Leadership Enhancement in Agriculture Program invites applications to promotes food security and economic growth by providing research and training opportunities for scientists and policymakers from developing and middle-income countries. USDA partners with U.S. land grant universities, international research centers, and other institutions to provide up to 12 weeks of U.S.-based training for Borlaug Fellows each year. The Borlaug Fellowship … [Read more...]

Global Health Corps: Applications open for the 2013-14 Fellowship

Global Health Corps (GHC) provides opportunities for young professionals from diverse backgrounds to work on the frontlines of the fight for global health equity. It is currently open to accepting applications for the 2013-14 fellowship opportunity. Global Health Corps fellows are agents of change who: (A) Are committed to social justice: GHC leaders believe that all human beings deserve to be treated with dignity, and that healthcare is a human right. Fellows share a vision for a better world … [Read more...]

The National Geographic Student Expeditions Scholarship Program 2013

Deadline-March 1, 2013 Countries/Region- U.S, Canada National Geographic invites applicants to apply for The National Geographic Student Expeditions Scholarships Program for which the courses are offered by the university. The program enables to provide opportunities for students from diverse backgrounds and enhances the group dynamic and the learning opportunities for everyone involved. Last year, foundation awarded full scholarships to 20 students from all around the country. They reported … [Read more...]

Hiroshima Peacebuilders Center’s ‘Program for Human Resource Development in Asia for Peacebuilding’

Hiroshima Peacebuilders Center (HPC) is accepting applications for "the Program for Human Resource Development in Asia for Peacebuilding" commissioned by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA) in JFY 2012. Interested candidates from 26 Asian countries can submit applications for this course. These countries are Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Fiji, Timor-Leste, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, … [Read more...]

A List of Open Grants on Environmental Conservation and Climate Change

As climate change issues have occupied the global stage, many large and small donor agencies have now started increasingly focused upon providing grants for environmental conservation and promotion. There are several funding opportunities for NGOs working in the area of environment, conservation and climate change. Many of these funding opportunities have a strong focus on innovation i.e. if you have an innovative project that not only addresses issues related to environment and climate change, … [Read more...]