Yes, there is! The Wildlife Acoustics has announced the applications for Scientific Product Grant Program to support the advancement of animal biology research, habitat monitoring, and environmental conservation that provides scientists with resources to help further their research into the study of bats, birds, frogs, and other vocal wildlife. Funding Information Up to $5,000 is available to be awarded each quarter. If an application for less than $5,000 is awarded, then another … [Read more...] about May I know if there is any grant program for scientists providing them resources to help further their research into the study of vocal wildlife?
The International Support Network for African Development (ISNAD-Africa) is implementing the Environmental Education Programme (EEP) to empower African youth to leverage the high enthusiasm, technology savvy, resilience, and exploratory spirit of the youth in conceptualising and implementing innovative local environmental solutions in Africa. The ISNAD-Africa is a UNEP-accredited non-governmental organisation that is committed to raising global and multi-stakeholder support for green growth in … [Read more...] about What is ISNAD-Africa doing to empower African youth?
Yes, nominations are open for the 2022 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize. At $2.5 million, the Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize is the world’s largest annual humanitarian award presented to a nonprofit organization judged to have made extraordinary contributions toward alleviating human suffering. Nominee Eligibility Nominees must be organizations, not individuals. Nominees must be established, nongovernmental, publicly supported charitable organizations. U.S. Internal Revenue … [Read more...] about Are nominations open for the 2022 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize?
Sure, I would love to! India's Hon'ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given a clarion call to celebrate the 75th year of Independence of India, as the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav. On this auspicious occasion, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has launched the Amrit Mahotsav App Innovation Challenge 2021. The challenge seeks to identify the best Indian Apps , which have the potential to scale and become world class Apps in their respective categories. This … [Read more...] about I am interested to know about India’s Amrit Mahotsav App Innovation Challenge 2021. Can you assist?
There are some types of projects that are not a good fit for Development Innovation Ventures' (DIV) objectives. These include but are not limited to the following: Innovations at the idea stage that have not yet been created (i.e., that are in the ideation phase); Projects with limited potential to scale or minimal potential to demonstrate impact and cost-effectiveness (e.g., a jewelry business or construction of immobile physical infrastructure, including schools, power plants or lines, … [Read more...] about Which projects USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures typically does not fund?
Since Halycon is currently accepting applications for the following fellowships: Halcyon’s Flagship Residential Fellowship Opportunity Intensive Fellowship Africa Intensive Fellowship You can surely apply for one till 8-Oct-21. But before that, please go through the following eligibility criteria to check whether you are eligible or not! To be eligible for the Halcyon Flagship Residential Fellowship, you: May be from anywhere in the world and your venture may be focusing … [Read more...] about Can I apply for Halycon’s Fellowships?
Yes, through the Open Seventeen Challenge, Crowd4SDG is launching its second call for projects powered by the crowd aiming to tackle climate and gender issues. To make your project as concrete and impactful as possible, they’ve asked a range of experts from agencies of the UN as well as National Statistical Offices to provide them with specific challenges that address the issues of climate change and gender equality, for which crowdsourced data would be particularly valuable. They would … [Read more...] about Has Crowd4SDG launched call for proposals for #Open17ClimateGender Challenge?
Hi! There is one golden opportunity, but you need to go through its eligibility criteria to see whether you can apply for it or not. The Mo Ibrahim Foundation has launched a call for applications for the 2022 Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships. The fellowships are open to young professionals, mid-career and new executives from Africa with relevant work experience and a master’s degree. During their 12-month programmes, Fellows gain both technical and leadership skills, while contributing … [Read more...] about I have eight years of experience working as a project manager in Africa. Is there any relevant fellowship for me?
The Amazon Research Awards (ARA) of Amazon Web Services funds in a variety of research areas relevant to Amazon, such as applied machine learning, automated reasoning, computer vision, fairness in artificial intelligence, machine learning algorithms and theory, natural language processing, robotics, security, and more. Topics They are seeking to fund machine learning research on the following topics in information security: Threat, intrusion and anomaly detection for cloud security … [Read more...] about What research areas does Amazon Research Awards fund?
Hi there! I hope that I have found something apt for you. The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD)-Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World launched a call for applications. The OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards reward and encourage women working and living in developing countries who are in the early stages of their scientific careers, having often overcome great challenges to achieve research … [Read more...] about It would be helpful for me if you could tell me about any funding opportunity for women scientists in developing countries.
The Free Press Award in the category Most Resilient Journalist is presented to a journalist who has demonstrated extraordinary strength of character, courage and perseverance in reporting the news. Nominees of the Most Resilient Journalist have often faced imprisonment, violence and censorship for doing their job. They have shown a strong commitment to press freedom and independent information, and are generally highly-regarded journalists who are willing to risk their life or their freedom … [Read more...] about To whom Free Press Award in the category Most Resilient Journalist is presented?
Yes, I am delighted to be of assistance! The Maypole Fund have chosen the following CRITERIA to help them prioritise and decide between applications – you should clearly explain how and why a particular criteria is relevant to your application: Young women’s groups/individuals and lesbian groups/individuals; Activities or projects not yet started; Women who do not have access to other sources of funding or whose projects find it difficult to attract funding from elsewhere; … [Read more...] about I want to apply for Maypole Fund. Would you please update me about its eligibility criteria?
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in Sri Lanka hereby invites you to submit proposals under the project of ‘CSO Engagement on Youth Participation and Engagement for a Healthier, Equitable, Safer and United Sri Lanka’ to work with both elected and non-elected youth parliament members, the Federation of Youth Clubs and other youth groups representing marginalized communities at the district level. The objective of this Call for Proposals is to: Work together and guide youth … [Read more...] about Has UNDP launched Call for Proposals for Sri Lanka based CSO?
Yes, The Nordic Culture Point has launched a call for proposals for the Network Funding Programme. The Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme for Culture strengthens artistic and cultural cooperation in the Nordic region and the Baltic countries. The programme focuses on increasing the exchange of knowledge, contacts and interest in Nordic and Baltic art and culture. The Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme comprises three forms of funding: Mobility funding, Network funding and Funding for artist … [Read more...] about Any Funding available for Nordic and the Baltic countries?
Hi, The Resilience Fund for Women in Global Value Chains is inviting applications from eligible organizations in India and Bangladesh. The Fund will prioritize women-led, community-based organizations that work on the Fund’s main thematic areas of gender-based violence and/or sexual and reproductive health and rights. The deadline to submit applications for this program is 20-Sep-21. For more information, visit here … [Read more...] about Which foundation is seeking applications from NGOs in India and Bangladesh?
Yes, The United States Agency for International Development in Haiti (USAID/Haiti) is seeking applications for a Cooperative Agreement from qualified organizations to implement the USAID’s Continuity of Learning Program. The activity aims to improve students’ foundational skills (reading, literacy, and social-emotional learning) by building and strengthening the capacity of teachers, schools, and communities with appropriate and needed support in order for learners aged six through twelve … [Read more...] about Is USAID offering any funding for the continuity of the Learning Program in Haiti?
Yes, there is! On behalf of your organization, you can apply for the World Water Challenge 2021, an international contest for water solutions. As a follow up activity of the 7th World Water Forum in 2015, it has been annually held in conjunction with the Korea International Water Week(KIWW), aiming to identify imminent water problems that world is facing and to find feasible solutions to them. The program is aiming at identification of science, technology and policy based solutions to … [Read more...] about My organization continuously making an effort to alleviate WASH challenges, is there any good funding opportunity?
I have found something that might help you. To provide research funding in support of novel and innovative projects that can have a significant impact on cancer control in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has announced the International Innovation Grant (IIG.) You can apply for this grant funding till 31-Aug-21! It is intended to support proposals that have the potential to reduce the cancer burden in local communities, while … [Read more...] about I run a not-for-profit organization in Algeria focused on diminishing the cancer burden in local communities and am looking for a grant!
That's an excellent question! As you might know that this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) takes a deep dive into how often children are exposed to the newest technological developments and, through a human rights approach, promotes a more ethical, human-centric, and accessible tech-infused future. Upon the completion of MOOC participants will have gained: Knowledge about the developing international standards for the protection of the human rights of children in the context of AI & … [Read more...] about What participants will gain from MOOC Children’s Rights and Technology in the Digital Age?
Hi, friend! You would be happy to know that there is one such opportunity that aims to empower Africans to thrive in a daunting economy by equipping them with financing, training, and mentorship: the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa's 2021 Businesses, Ideas & Startups (B.I.S) Grant Program. Funding Information 5,000 participants would be selected to receive a grant of $25,000 in cash and $10,000 in training. Target Audience Citizens from 54 member countries of the … [Read more...] about Hi, is there any funding opportunity that would help in my business growth in Burundi?
Hey! As far as the e-course is concerned, the participants have freedom of choice to attend the offline class at their convenience, and each class will be online for 2 weeks. However, there might be some live classes too, depending on the need. The e-course takes about 30- 60 minutes per class. There will be 8 classes which will be completed in 2 months starting from September 2021. The deadline to register for the e-course is 31-Aug-21. Get more information here. … [Read more...] about I am 24 years old from Bangladesh, and I would like to know how long does the e-course on Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) and Young People take to complete?
Your question could also be of assistance to others because it is a grand opportunity for youth leaders around the globe! The Ubuntu United Nations (UUN) is offering Building Bridges: Igniting Youth Action for Unity in Diversity to promote ethics of care, building of bridges and servant leadership, underpinned by the Ubuntu philosophy and it will be implemented for young people and with young people globally. The UUN is going to be composed by 3-member youth delegations from each of the … [Read more...] about What is Ubuntu United Nations offering?
As you have asked this question then, you might know that to support the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability (UNCRPD), the European Commission has launched a call for proposals. The available call budget is EUR 5,800,000. This budget might be increased by a maximum of 20% in case of available funds. Depending on the number and quality of proposals, the Commission expects to fund 7 to 12 proposals. The Commission expects: to benefit from the … [Read more...] about How much funding is European Commission providing for disability-related projects?
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) is looking for digital innovations that provide or improve access to education for people with disabilities in Africa. This includes solutions that tackle specific challenges in classroom settings, remote/online learning settings, and/or informal learning settings. Solutions that facilitate the acquisition of employer-relevant digital skills for persons with disabilities are also welcome. GIZ expects you to provide a digital solution … [Read more...] about How can I improve access to Education using Digital Technologies in Zambia?
Yes, ViiV Healthcare is launching the HIV Prevention Fund to support community-led and community-driven national and regional efforts to end AIDS by 2030. ViiV Healthcare strongly believe that engaging local communities is critical to addressing the drivers of health inequalities, and therefore strive to promote community responses that change beliefs, attitudes, and behaviours to improve health and rights at the community level. This fund is specifically being launched by ViiV … [Read more...] about My Mexican Non-profit’s efforts are being directed towards ending AIDS, any funding available for this purpose?
The USAID Feed the Future (FTF) Integrated Resilience in Nutrition & Agriculture (RESINA) program will address the key drivers of chronic poverty, food insecurity, and malnutrition by strengthening the resilience capacities of targeted vulnerable communities and systems to absorb, adapt to, and transform in the face of shocks and stresses. The program will support beneficiaries to recover and pursue pathways out of poverty and take part in inclusive and sustained economic and social … [Read more...] about What the USAID Feed The Future: RESINA grant program will address in Mozambique?
Hi, friend. Yes! The U.S. Embassy of the U.S. Department of State has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out an innovative program on HIV and AIDS to engage the Ghanaian media on accurate reporting, innovative educative programs and HIV AntiStigma campaign to end epidemic control. Objectives Launched by President George W. Bush in 2003, the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) is a U.S. government initiative to address the … [Read more...] about Is the U.S. Embassy accepting applications for Media Training & HIV Anti-Stigma Programs in Ghana?
Application Requirements for the International Climate Protection Fellowship are mentioned below: First university degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent), completed less than 12 years previously, counting back from the end of the application period (1 February 2022) Leadership skills demonstrated by initial experience in leadership positions and/or appropriate references Extensive work experience (at least 48 months at the time of application) in the field of climate protection or … [Read more...] about What are the application requirements for the International Climate Protection Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation?
You will be pleased to know that the U.S. Embassy Majuro is soliciting proposals for its 2021 Small Grants Program for non-government organization (NGOs). Priority is given to grants that advance democratic practices, including development of civil society; foster freedom of information and independent media; increase transparency in government; support NGO capacity building; advance rule of law and judicial reform; promote civic education; encourage conflict resolution; prioritize human … [Read more...] about I have an NGO in the Marshall Islands and am looking for a funding opportunity!
The Community Matters' Pacific Development and Conservation Trust prefers to fund projects that: encourage and promote social, cultural and economic self-sufficiency; improve legal access to facilities or resources necessary for social, cultural and economic self-sufficiency; improve health, living standards and quality of life; protect endangered or threatened species; protect unique habitats and ecosystems; promote sustainable management and use of natural resources; … [Read more...] about Which projects the Pacific Development and Conservation Trust will fund for its grants program?
Yes, the CDC Foundation has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Partnering for Vaccine Equity: Content Management of Vaccine Resource Hub to secure the services of a subcontractor to solicit, receive, evaluate, tag and upload vaccine-related assets. The CDC Foundation will partner with an organization that has a proven track record of successfully curating high quality public health content for the Internet. The Content Manager will demonstrate extensive knowledge of public … [Read more...] about Has CDC Foundation issued any Request for Proposals, specifically for vaccine equity?
The Empower Fellowship is for those who are interested in beginning their journeys of unlearning internalized messages about themselves and their communities, and it is for those interested in expanding their knowledge, understanding, and advocacy of groups outside their communities and identities. It is for those interested in breaking down their barriers and becoming leaders. Those that join the Empower Fellowship are open-minded, critical and self-reflective, curious, community-orientated … [Read more...] about Who can join the Empower Fellowship?
Sure! The United Nations (UN) has launched the Youth Engagement and Empowerment Programme in June 2020. The Programme has engaged and empowered over 263 young men and women in Sudan, Australia and Sweden, enabling young people to contribute meaningfully to the UN’s global, regional and national efforts to prevent and counter violent extremism and terrorism. The UN has announced the applications for Youth Engagement and Empowerment Programme (YEEP), an innovative initiative of the United … [Read more...] about Would you please update me on the UN’s Youth Engagement and Empowerment Programme?
Hey, 2021-22 Darwin Initiative is a UK government grants scheme that helps to protect biodiversity and the natural environment in developing countries. The Darwin Initiative will support and influence stakeholders to incorporate biodiversity considerations in achieving poverty reduction, through evidence and best practices, and targeting the outcome: Local communities and stakeholders, including governments, demonstrate sustained improvement in policy and practice that results in gains for … [Read more...] about Which grant protects biodiversity and the natural environment in developing countries?
Hey, I understand; surfing the internet several times and finding nothing apt might be challenging. But do not take the stress! I have found an opportunity that might be appropriate for you. To support journalists reporting on data and digital rights, the Thomson Reuters Foundation (TRF) is seeking applications for its Digital Rights and Health Reporting Hub. In the digital age, public awareness of the long-term impact of sharing data has on privacy remains low. This … [Read more...] about I am a full-time journalist based in India. Unfortunately, I am unable to find any good opportunity for me. Can you help?
Undoubtedly! Feed the Minds (FTM) has announced a new funding round of Medium Project to empower people who have been marginalised in least developed, low income and lower to middle income countries through the Education for Change programme. Projects are implemented by local non-governmental organisations or community-based organisations working to support vulnerable communities. FTM partners range from small organisations new to project management to larger organisations working across … [Read more...] about I am keen to know if Feed the Minds has launched the 2021 funding round for Medium Projects or not.
Hi, friend! Yes there is, and I hope it might be relevant for you. You can apply for the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, as its applications are now open. It is the flagship program of the U.S. Government’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI.) The Mandela Washington Fellowship is open to young African leaders between the ages of 25 and 35. YALI was created in 2010 and celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2020. Established in 2014, the Mandela Washington … [Read more...] about Is there any fellowship for young African leaders? I want to apply.
Please go through the Eligibility Criteria mentioned below: For organizations/groups/associations: Be an LGBTQI organization/group/association working in at least one of the nine ISDAO focal countries – Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo. For individual activists: Be an LGBTQI activist based in one of the ISDAO focal countries or from an ISDAO focal country and residing in the diaspora, whose work is connected to the local LGBTQI movement. … [Read more...] about I would like to know the eligibility criteria of ISDAO’s ASANKA Creative Initiatives Pilot Fund.
We have listed open opportunities for NGOs, Nonprofits, and Individuals working towards environment and climate change issues. Joke Waller-Hunter Initiative to Support Young Environmental Leaders Deadline: 31-Aug-21 Applications are now open for the Joke Waller-Hunter Initiative to support Young Environmental Leaders…[more] Call for Applications for Climate Action 2022 Accelerator Grants Deadline: 31-Aug-21 Climate action nonprofits are invited by Patrick J. McGovern Foundation to build … [Read more...] about Can you list the open funding opportunities on Environment and Climate Change Issues?
Not to worry! I have found something apt for you. South Africa’s Arts & Culture Trust (ACT), a premier independent arts and culture funding and development non-profit organisation, inviting applications for Thuthukisani Programme. Applying for this program might help you with your business plan because Thuthukisani addresses the lack of capacity and opportunity for small to medium organizations and artists to develop new projects with mentorship, training, and investment towards … [Read more...] about I am from Limpopo province, South Africa, seeking a relevant opportunity for some guidance for my business plan. I need help!
You'll be delighted to know that the Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) has announced the launch of the ninth round of the Research Grants Program on the topic of "Health and Livelihoods in the Arab Region: Welfare, Fragility and Conflict." Funding for this program comes from a grant from the Canadian International Development Research Center (IDRC), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), and the Andrew W. Foundation. Mellon for the Arab Council for the … [Read more...] about When will Arab Council for the Social Sciences launch the 9th round of the Research Grants Program?
Hi, Amada. I am here to help you! Transcultura is a four-year Programme, funded by the European Union and implemented by the UNESCO Regional Office for Culture in Latin America and the Caribbean. The Transcultura Programme: Integrating Cuba, the Caribbean and the European Union through Culture and Creativity has launched the First Call for Applications in the framework of its Regional Scholarship Scheme. It is a fully funded scheme supporting young artists and cultural professionals … [Read more...] about Hello! I am Amada from Cuba and am interested to know about the UNESCO-EU Transcultura Programme. Could you please assist?
Yes, you can apply for Ignite Culture, a new and exciting grant facility for the cultural and creative sectors in 14 countries in Eastern Africa. This Eastern Africa focused fund is part of the global ACP-EU Culture Programme which is being implemented by HEVA, in partnership with the British Council Kenya with the financial contribution of the European Union, and with further support from the Organisation of ACP (African, Carribean and Pacific) States. Objectives The overall … [Read more...] about Is there any grant available for Uganda?
Hey friend! I would be glad to be of assistance. The deadline for submitting the nominations for the Commonwealth Youth Awards is 17-Oct-21. The Awards recognise and celebrate young people (aged 15 – 29) in the Commonwealth who are spearheading impactful, sustainable development work in their communities. Awards Process There will be four finalists for each Commonwealth region with the top entries receiving the Regional Winner Award. The top Regional Winner will receive the … [Read more...] about Would you mind enlightening me about the deadline for submitting the nominations for the Commonwealth Youth Awards? And, I am keen to know its process as well.
As you might know that Earth Company selects one Impact Hero a year – one-of-a-kind change-maker that has the potential to transform the future of developing countries in the Asia-Pacific. Impact Heroes are visionary leaders that are driven by bottomless passion and resolute determination to make transformative changes to the communities they serve. They are not only role models for the next generations, but also have the ability to inspire the world. Below are the minimum requirements to … [Read more...] about Am I eligible to apply for Earth Company’s Impact Hero 2022?
Yes, applications are open for the Ecobank Fintech Challenge till 20-Sep-21 to identify and partner Fintechs that are ready to scale and provide them with support and access to opportunities in Ecobank’s 33 African markets. The Challenge is open to all Fintechs on the African continent. Interested Fintechs can apply by sending details of their product as well as a demo here. These products must address one or more of a specific set of pain points which can be found here. The selected … [Read more...] about May I know if applications are open for Ecobank Fintech Challenge?
The Techstars Tel Aviv Accelerator program will provide you with the healthiest possible start and greatly improve your chances for success and sustainability. Once they invest, they are motivated to help you succeed by introducing you to people who can help, assisting you with strategy, finding more investors, and generally helping you win all along your entrepreneurial journey. Techstars provides accelerator portfolio companies with access to financial, human, and intellectual capital to … [Read more...] about What does Techstars Tel Aviv Accelerator Program provide? Also, I am interested to know the award information.
The British Embassy Hanoi has announced a Call for Bids to expand vaccination coverage in ASEAN countries by addressing vaccine hesitancy among citizens. Objectives The ultimate goal of this project is to increase vaccine confidence and vaccine uptake of vulnerable ethnic minority groups in remote areas, where the immunisation rates are lowest in ASEAN countries. In reference to a theory of change, valid public health models and latest evidence in the region, the project will: … [Read more...] about What is British Embassy doing in accelerating vaccine coverage in ASEAN countries?
Yes, there is. And I hope it might be relevant for you. The One Young World is seeking applications for its Novartis Reimagining Healthcare Scholarship to improve and extend people’s lives. Novartis has a rich history spanning over the course of 250 years, developing innovative products to address some of society’s most challenging healthcare issues. Named one of Forbes’s Most Admired Pharmaceutical Companies of 2020, Novartis is a global healthcare company who aims to deliver their … [Read more...] about Is there any scholarship that supports young social entrepreneurs around the globe?
Precisely, you heard it right! UN Women has launched a call for proposals for Civil Society Organisation (CSO) to train and mentor/support champions, particularly faith-based leaders, for their visible advocacy role on Family Violence at the national level and working with other CSOs at community level. It is expected that the design and institutionalization of advocacy campaigns targeting faith-based leaders on harmful social norms, gender stereotyping, violent masculinities and men’s … [Read more...] about I have heard that UN Women has announced a call for proposals for CSO in Guyana, is it correct?