Deadline: 25 August 2016
Open to: arts professionals from Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine)
Grant: international travel costs between place of residence and place of Meeting, accommodation during the Meeting and per diems will be covered
East European Performing Arts Platform/EEPAP announces an open call for the new mobility programme for performing arts professionals from Eastern Partnership countries. The program is a unique opportunity to experience the benefits of being an IETM member through attending the Spring and Fall Plenary Meetings. After each Meeting, the grantee will provide EEPAP and IETM with a report of activities during the Meeting and how experience of the Meeting had been transferred to local environment of... Read More »
Deadline: 1 September 2016
Open to: young people under 35 years of age affiliated with environmental CSO’s in developing countries
Grants: ten grants are available per round: 2.500 to 7.000 EUR
In order to promote lasting change towards a more sustainable world the environmental movement is in constant need of inspirational and skillful leadership. Young people working for environmental CSOs, especially in developing countries, often have few opportunities to develop leadership skills due to a lack of resources for schooling, training or practical learning.
The Joke Waller-Hunter (JWH) Initiative creates opportunities for young people in the environmental sector in developing countries to unfold their full potential. By giving small grants to individuals to expand their knowledge, experience and training, the Initiative aims to strengthen environmental... Read More »
Deadline: 26 July 2016
Open to: governmental and non-governmental organizations
Grants: up to a maximum of 120.000 Swiss franchs (CHF)
The Global Road Safety Partnership is seeking proposals for Round 10 of the Road Safety Grants Programme 2016 with an aim to reduce road traffic deaths and injuries. A competitively awarded grants programme is an important part of the initiative.
The Road Safety Grants Programme is managed by the Global Road Safety Partnership, one of the eight implementing partners of the Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety. In the first eight rounds of the grants programme, GRSP awarded more than 51 grants in 10 countries. The Bloomberg Initiative places a priority on countries and cities with the greatest number of road crash... Read More »
Deadline: 7 September 2016
Open to: journalists and media outlets that target audiences in Western Europe
Grants: average grand support is EUR 18,000
The European Journalism Centre (EJC) is accepting applications for the Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme (IDR). The program aims to advance creative reporting approaches, thus enabling a better coverage of international development issues.
The Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme was launched in January 2013 by the EJC with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The project aims to reward quality journalism and advance a new and distinctive agenda for development coverage through awarding funding to a selection of state-of-the-art reporting projects of great impact and high visibility. Since 2013 the programme granted funding to 82 projects.
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Deadline: 1 August 2016
Open to: health care workers and researchers, including institutions in regional, national tropical/communicable disease control programs embedded within ministries of health
Grants: USD 10,000–15,000 per grant
The WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean and the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) is currently inviting applications for its Joint EMRO/TDR Small Grants Scheme for Implementation Research in Infectious Diseases of Poverty.
The goal of the TDR strategy is to foster research on infectious diseases of poverty that lead to health improvement, strengthen the research capacity of the individuals and institutions in developing countries, and develop implementation strategies and solutions that respond to the health needs of these countries. It also aims at translating research results into policy and... Read More »
Deadline: 3 July 2016
Open to: non-profit making organisation or NGO registered under the relevant Laws and to have been registered not less than two years
Grants: budgets ranging from USD 30,000 to maximum US
United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) is seeking proposals from eligible organizations for a programme entitled “Grant Initiative to Strengthen Cooperation with Civil Society Organizations in Conflict Mitigation”. The main target groups and beneficiaries will be civil society organizations, media, cultural and religious associations, women and youth organizations and local communities.
Strengthen the capacity of civil society and non-state actors to deliver innovative actions aimed at conflict mitigation in the Maghreb region;
Strengthen the capacity of media to contribute to a responsible and pluralistic media... Read More »
Deadline: 1 August 2016
Open to: organizations working in a WWF priority places in select countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America
Grants: up to USD 7,500 for the proposed training
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is seeking applications from local organizations for its 2016 Conservation Workshop Grants. Conservation Workshop Grants fund organizations to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues.
These grants support training workshops with a strong hands-on learning component that will build capacity for people living in WWF priority places in select countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.
Your organization must:
Be registered and have an established presence in an eligible country for at least 3 years;
Be working in a WWF priority ecoregion;
Not have... Read More »
Deadline: 1 September 2016
Open to: students and young researchers no older than 50 years and with very good command of English language
Scholarship: EUR 1,040 per month
Austrian Federal Ministry of Education and Science (BMWF) is inviting post-docs from Non-European Developing Countries to apply for OeAD Ernst Mach Follow-up Grant. With the Ernst Mach Follow Up Grant (EZA) post-docs/former scholarship holders of the OeAD can receive targeted and sustainable support for their scientific career.
Grants are awarded in the field of Natural Sciences, Technical Sciences, Human Medicine, Health Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities Arts.
The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
Applications are open to postdocs who are pursuing research... Read More »
Deadline: 27 July 2016
Open to: students who are currently pursuing doctoral degrees or researchers with a PhD or a doctoral degree aged under 35 years
Grants: EUR 20,000
The Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition (hereinafter “BCFN Foundation” or “BCFN”) is a center for analysis, study and proposals. Its objective is the in-depth study of significant topics linked to food and nutrition on a global scale. The BCFN Foundation is strongly committed to addressing the future challenges of food. The Foundation is focused on reducing hunger, fighting food waste, and promoting healthy lifestyles and sustainable agriculture.
The BCFN YES! Research Grant Competition offers the opportunity to put into action concrete proposals that will have the objective of making more sustainable one or... Read More »
Deadline: 1 November 2016
Open to: an international NGO or foundations which working to promote women’s participation in issues concerning peace and security
Grant: up to SEK 30,000 (approx. EUR 3,250)
Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA) is inviting organizations or foundations for its 1325 Grants, a UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR), highlighting the importance of women’s participation and protection in conflict and post-conflict situations.
UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 and the following resolutions 1820, 1888, 1889, 1960, 2016 and 2122 all highlight the importance of women’s participation and protection in conflict and post-conflict situations. Each year the FBA grants funds to projects that support the implementation of those resolutions that promote women’s equal participation in issues concerning peace and security, as well as... Read More »