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Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust: 201

– Deadline: 31st October, 2017 – Each year, the Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust awards a number of grants to individuals undertaking nature conservation projects. Projects may involve practical habitat or species management, research, training, education, awareness raising or campaigning. The Trust awards grants to both UK and overseas projects, and they typically range in value from £500 […]

Niwano Peace Foundation Grant Program 20...

– Deadline: April 30, 2017 – The Niwano Peace Foundation inaugurated its grant-awarding activities in 1979, the year after its establishment, to support research and activities that foster peace. Grants have been awarded every year since then. Under the overall rubric of all fields having to do with religion, grants are awarded to support research […]

TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic ...

– Deadline: May 11, 2017 – The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences was established in response to the needs of researchers in developing countries, particularly those attached to institutions that lack appropriate research facilities. Under this scheme, grants can be awarded for research projects in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and […]

OTF Internet Freedom Fund 2017 Grants

 – Deadline: 1st May, 2017 – Through the Internet Freedom Fund, OTF strives to uphold and increase capacity for individuals, organizations, and companies who support technology-centered efforts that aim to strengthen internet freedom and promote human rights by circumventing repressive censorship and surveillance, improving related digital security capabilities, and contributing to the overall health of […]

EREF Sustainable Waste Management Grant ...

– Deadline: 1st June, 2017 – The sustainability movement has reached the business models of nearly every industry in the United States, and many companies, municipalities and states have set aggressive sustainability goals that include how waste stream are being managed.  The EREF Board of Directors has set an initiative to ensure research funded projects […]

Mind and Life Institute Peace Grants 201...

The Mind & Life Institute is a non-profit organization committed to building a scientific understanding of the mind and human behavior as a way to reduce suffering and promote flourishing. In particular, we promote the integration of rigorous scientific inquiry with contemplative practices and wisdom traditions by supporting the emerging field of contemplative sciences. As […]

GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities In...

– Deadline: 16 April, 2017 – The M4D Utilities Innovation Fund aims to test and scale the use of mobile to improve or increase access to energy, water and sanitation services. The Innovation Fund, supported by the UK Government, was launched in June 2013. In two phases of funding, grants have been competitively awarded to […]

Nestlé Foundation Research Grants 2017

– Deadline: May 10th, 2017 – The Nestlé Foundation initiates and supports research in human nutrition with public health relevance in low-income and lower middle-income countries according to the World Bank classification (see http://www.worldbank.org). The results of the research projects should ideally provide a basis for implementation and action which will lead to sustainable effects in […]

Embassy of Sweden: Small Grant Programme...

–  Deadline: 26 April, 2017 – The Embassy of Sweden in Abuja is introducing a flexible small grants programme to allow for partnership with one registered non-governmental organisation on activities that promote Sweden in Nigeria. This can include promoting trade and investment activities developed around using Swedish models or businesses and in addition activities that enhances […]

Formative and Pilot Intervention Researc...

– Deadline: January 7, 2020 –  The National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications for the program entitled “Formative and Pilot Intervention Research for Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS” to encourage researchers to utilize a developmental perspective that addresses the substantial changes that occur […]

Voice Nigeria: Innovate and Learn Grants...

– Deadline: April 1, 2017 – The Voice is currently inviting groups and organisations for its Nigeria Innovate and Learn Grants to test and scale new approaches with a focus on human-centred innovations that are very context-specific. Impact Areas Improved access to (productive) resources (finance, land and water) and employment Improved access to social services, […]

Worldwide Application for National Geogr...

– Deadline: April 1, 2017 – The National Geographic Society is seeking applications for its Grants program to award grants for research, conservation, education, and storytelling through its Committee for Research and Exploration. The National Geographic Society is a global nonprofit organization committed to exploring and protecting our planet. National Geographic Society grant-funded projects should […]

2017 Harry Frank Guggenheim Research Gra...

– Deadline: August 1, 2017 –  THE HARRY FRANK GUGGENHEIM FOUNDATION General Guidelines for Submitting Applications for Research Grants The foundation welcomes proposals from any of the natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression. Highest priority is given to research […]

SBRI funding competition: vaccines for g...

– Deadline: April 12, 2017 – SBRI provides innovative solutions to challenges faced by the public sector. This can lead to better public services and improved efficiency and effectiveness. SBRI supports economic growth and enables the development of innovative products and services. It does this through the public procurement of research and development (R&D). SBRI […]

2017 Call for Applications: Common Fund ...

– Deadline: 30 April 2017 – The Common Fund for Commodities provides financing to organisations and enterprises engaged in commodity value chains in its member countries. Through a range of financial instruments, the CFC seeks to support business activities in the field of commodity development, including agriculture, minerals and metals in Developing Countries. The intervention […]

EC-EACEA Call for Proposals: Intra-Afric...

Deadline: 2nd May, 2017— The European Commission-Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is seeking proposals for its Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2017 with an aim to promote sustainable development and ultimately contribute to poverty reduction by increasing the availability of trained and highly qualified professional manpower in Africa. Aims Contribute to the improvement of […]

The Hilden Charitable Fund: 2017 Grant

—Deadline:    16 March, 2017— The Hilden Charitable Fund is currently seeking applications to award grants to projects both in the UK and in developing countries with an aim to address disadvantages, notably by supporting causes which are less likely to raise funds from public subscriptions. Hilden’s grant making priorities overseas are for projects in developing […]

Swiss Re Foundation: ReSource Award 2017

—Deadline: 22 March 2017— The ReSource Award acknowledges social entrepreneurial initiatives aimed at prototyping or scaling up new approaches for resolving existing social and/or ecological issues related to sustainable water management practices. Examples include access to, use and supply of water, sanitation and hygiene in low, lower-middle and upper–middle-income countries as classified by the World Bank. […]

IUCN NL Small Grants for the Purchase of...

—Deadline: 1st May, 2017— The International Union for Conservation of Nature Netherlands (IUCN NL) is currently accepting applications for its Small Grants for the Purchase of Nature (SPN) with an aim to enable strong local conservation NGOs to secure, connect and efficiently protect habitat of Red List species. Funding Information The maximum financial assistance provided […]

2017 Right Livelihood Award

Nominations are open for the 2017 Right Livelihood Award to honour and support courageous people and organisations offering visionary and exemplary solutions to the root causes of global problems. The Right Livelihood Award recognizes that, in striving to meet the human challenges of today’s world, the most inspiring and remarkable work often defies any standard […]

 

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