UNDP Small Grants Scheme: Fostering Regional and Local Development in Georgia

Deadline: 6 May 2016 United Nations Development Programme in Georgia (UNDP), in cooperation with Swiss Cooperation Office for the South Caucasus (SCO) and Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC), invites non-governmental organizations and civil society organizations to apply for the Small Grants Scheme (SGS) programme in selected regions of Georgia. The goal of the project proposals is […] … [Read more...]

Regional Corporation Council Call for Proposals 2016: Promotion and Enhancement of the SEE 2020 Strategy

Deadline: 16 May 2016 The Regional Cooperation Council Secretariat (RCC) is seeking proposals for the implementation of the South East Europe (SEE) 2020 Strategy in the SEE region with financial assistance from the RCC Small Grants Instrument. The areas of cooperation in the framework of the RCC are economic and social development; energy and infrastructure; […] … [Read more...]

Visegrad Small Grants Program: Providing Seed Funding & Networking Opportunities

Deadline: 1 June 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for Visegrad Small Grants program that serves as a facilitator of shorter-term (up to 6 months), smaller-scale (max. budget is €6,000) projects and is also suitable to provide seed funding and networking opportunities for future bigger scale projects. Project Categories Education (seminars, education workshops, summer schools) […] … [Read more...]

ViiV Healthcare: Inviting Applicants for Positive Action for MSM and Transgender Small Grants Program

Deadline: 20 May 2016 ViiV Healthcare is seeking applications from organisations for its “Positive Actions for MSM & Transgender” Small Grants programme which is a new global initiative designed to support and inform the global effort to alleviate the impact of HIV and AIDS among MSM (men who have sex with men) and transgender populations […] … [Read more...]

ViiV Healthcare Small Grants Program: Positive Action for MSM and Transgender

Deadline: 20 May 2016 ViiV Healthcare is seeking applications from organisations for its “Positive Actions for MSM & Transgender" Small Grants programme which is a new global initiative designed to support and inform the global effort to alleviate the impact of HIV and AIDS among MSM (men who have sex with men) and transgender populations around the world and to enable MSM and transgender individuals to safely seek culturally competent HIV care and services. The program focuses on … [Read more...]

ARCOS Small Grants Programme: Enhancing Biodiversity Conservation in Africa

Deadline: 31 May 2016 Abertine Rift Conservation Society (ARCOS) in partnership with the MacArthur Foundation is currently seeking proposals for ARCOS Small Grants Programme with an aim to enhance collaborative sustainable solutions for biodiversity and people, focusing on critical landscapes and watersheds of the Albertine Rift, the Great Lakes Region of East and Central Africa and the African Mountains. Thematic Orientations Sustainable Mountain Development for Global Change … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Kyrgyzstan: Small Grants Program to Support the Development of Democratic Institutions and Civil Society

Deadline: 30 April 2016 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of U.S. Embassy is currently accepting applications for the 2016 Spring Round of the Democracy Commission Small Grants Program to support the development of Kyrgyzstan’s democratic institutions and civil society by competitively awarding small grants to Kyrgyz nonprofit, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and associations, nonprofit civil society organizations (CSOs), and independent local media organizations. Project Themes (Not … [Read more...]

IUCN Oceania: EESLI Small Grants Enterprise & Community Development Accelerator

Deadline: 1 June 2016 The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Oceania is seeking applications for its Energy, Ecosystems & Sustainable Livelihoods (EESLI) Small Grants Enterprise & Community Development Accelerator with an aim to make available its advantages, privileges, and opportunities to all residents of the Pacific Island Countries mentioned below for the purpose of cultivating community projects and micro/small enterprises (MSEs) furthering the goals and … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: MRLG Grant Facility Innovation Fund

Deadline: 23 May 2016 The Mekong Region Land Governance (MRLG) supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the Luxembourg Government Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (MFEA) has announced its 2nd Call for Innovation Fund proposals. The purpose of innovative project proposals must align with the MRLG project goal to pursue multi-stakeholder collaborations that will improve the … [Read more...]

Korean Green Foundation’s Small Grants for Environment, Education and Research

Deadline: 8 April 2016 Korean Green Foundation’s 2016 Green Asia Grant Program is accepting applications from NGOs in Asia to provide small grants in areas of environment, education and research. The grant supports activities of civil society organizations and strengthen the environmental grassroots network in Asia. The Foundation aspires to find solutions for environmental problems within Asian countries which are most affected by environmental issues. A maximum of US $5000 is available for … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: The World Bank Strategic Research Program

Deadline: 27 March 2016 The Development Economics Vice-Presidency in the World Bank Group (WBG) is currently accepting proposals for the World Bank Strategic Research Program (SRP) which is now in its third year of operation. The SRP, a multi-donor Trust Fund, primarily funded by DFID, carries out research programs and projects related to development economics; disseminates the knowledge and lessons learned to give countries and stakeholders access to evidence-based research and to enhance … [Read more...]

AEWA Small Grants Fund: Inviting NGOs Working on AEWA related Conservation & Livelihood activities in Selected African Countries

Deadline: 27 March 2016 The African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Agreement Small Grants Fund is open for applications with an aim to promote the implementation of AEWA in developing countries and countries with economies in transition. The Fund supports AEWA-related conservation activities, for example species and habitat conservation, training and awareness-raising for different target groups, survey and monitoring of species and sites, and livelihood-related activities. Grants … [Read more...]

Apply for Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program 2016: Promoting Biodiversity Conservation in India!

Deadline: 15 April 2016 Are you a young person with a passion for wildlife? Do you want to use your energy and skills to make a difference to biodiversity conservation in India? If yes, then apply for Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program 2016. The Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation is seeking applications from young Indian students for its Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program 2016. The Program funds three major activities: A Master’s degree at a university abroad: The Program will fund one or two … [Read more...]

ABILIS Foundation: Small Grants for Disabled Women Organisations

Applications are accepted throughout the year The Abilis Foundation provides small grants to organizations run by People with Disability (related to mobility, vision, hearing or any other type) to implement their projects in developing countries. The primary objective of the Abilis foundation is to build the capacity of people with disabilities improving the quality of their lives. The Foundation gives priority to projects which promote the Human Rights of persons with disabilities and/or … [Read more...]

South Asian Women’s Fund- Strengthening Women’s Rights in the Region

LOIs can be submitted anytime The South Asian Women’s Fund (SAWF) is committed to supporting women’s organisations and activists working towards realising women’s human rights in the South Asian region. It supports human rights in the context of conflict, identity, socio-economic deprivations and in relation to violence against women. SAWF aims at supporting women’s groups and activists, who are working at the grassroots, to undertake innovative, cutting edge and critical work. Types of … [Read more...]

African Women’s Development Fund: Supporting Organizations working for Women’s Empowerment in Africa

Applications can be submitted anytime The African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF) finances local, national, sub-regional and regional organizations in Africa working towards women’s empowerment. The AWDF aims to help build a culture of learning and partnerships within the African women’s movement. The AWDF will prioritise programs which develop and promote women’s leadership and advocacy across all below mentioned themes. Types of Grants Main Grants The Small Grants Program: The AWDF Small … [Read more...]

International Women’s Day (8 March): 15 Open Funding Opportunities for Women and Girls

On the occasion of the International Women’s Day (8 March), FundsforNGOs has compiled a list of 15 open funding opportunities for women and girls around the world. Check out these opportunities below: Women Caring for Women International Grant Programme: Inviting Women from Developing Nations Deadline: 30 April 2016 Mary A. Tidlund Charitable Foundation is currently accepting applications for its “Women Caring for Women” International Grant Programme in support of sustainable projects. The … [Read more...]

Child Health Foundation’s Innovative Small Grants Program: Improving the Lives of Children

Deadline: 15 March 2016 The Child Health Foundation is accepting letters of intent from health workers, investigators, or community organizations for innovative research or innovative service projects directed at improving the health of infants, children, and pregnant women. The Foundation's mission is to improve the lives of children in low-income settings across the globe by empowering local communities to creatively solve their most pressing child health challenges. The Foundation has … [Read more...]

World Wildlife Day Special: Open Funding Opportunities on Wildlife Conservation!

3rd March is celebrated as World Wildlife Day in order to recognize and celebrate the beauty of diversity among wild fauna and flora and to raise awareness of the multitude of benefits that conservation provides to people. Despite of wildlife being the ultimate natural beauty, species are becoming endangered day by day while some are already extinct. There is an urgent need of taking severe steps in order to protect our wildlife and thus according to UN, the theme for World Wildlife Day 2016 is … [Read more...]

Infographic: 5 Small Grant Opportunities for NGOs

Check out this infographic that lists the 5 latest small grants such as the CODERSIA call for applications for 2016 small grants, the GEF Small Grants Program, the Ireland Funds, strengthening persons with disability funding. … [Read more...]