The Government of Canada launches Religious Freedom Fund Call for Proposals

Deadline: 24 July 2014 The Government of Canada‘s Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD) through its Office of Religious Freedom (ORF), is launching a Religious Freedom Fund call for proposals. The call is intended to achieve one or several of the following outcomes: Increased capacity of religious communities to access the public space […]

Partner for Child Education, Health or Family Economic Security Projects in India/South Africa/US

Deadline: Ongoing The Michael and Susan Dell Foundation accepts applications from eligible interested organizations to partner in projects that  help transform the lives of children living in urban poverty, throughout the year. The grants focus on three factors (education, health and family economic stability) vital to ensuring that the underprivileged children escape poverty to become […]

Download a Great Sample Proposal on ‘Women’s Livelihood Development’

Building livelihoods through microenterprises for women is one of the remarkable ideas for developing sustainability, improving household income and creating jobs in the poorest regions of the world. A lot of donor agencies including the USAID, the World Bank and the United Nations emphasize upon enhancing the business development skills of women for sustainable development. […]

Writing the Project Context: A Sample Proposal on ‘Women’s Sustainable Livelihood Development’

The project context of any proposal not only gives an introduction to your project but it also builds up a justification process to help the donor agency convince as to why it is important to start this project and how can your organization resolve the ‘problem in question’ by implementing the proposed activities. In this […]

MAC AIDS Fund International Grants

Deadline: Ongoing MAC AIDS Fund’s International Grant is open to organizations in the countries where the cosmetics product MAC Glam is sold. The organizations that provide direct services for individuals living with HIV/AIDS and that address the link between poverty and AIDS are supported under the grant. The primary objective of the grant program is […]

Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Grant Opportunity for Local Organizations Anywhere in the World

Deadline: 21 July 2014 Organizations in need of fund to grow their impact of peacebuilding have an opportunity knocking their door. Peace Direct is accepting grant proposals from locally based (and registered) organizations around the globe for ‘Tomorrow’s Peacebuliders’ Competition. The local organizations that work on the front line of conflict to prevent violence and […]

The Mandela Rhodes Scholarships to African Youth for Post-graduate Education

Deadline: 12 June 2014 The Mandela Rhodes Foundation invites the young individuals from all African countries pursuing post-graduate degree to apply for the Mandela Rhodes Scholarships. The is more than an educational support; it is a chance to be part of leadership development programs, interact with diverse group of fellow-scholars, and become a part of […]

Campbell Fellowship for Women Sociologists from Developing Nations

Deadline: 1 November 2014 The School for Advanced Research (SAR) invites women postdoctoral social-scientists in developing countries to apply for Campbell Fellowship. The one six or nine-month fellowship program supports the female candidate whose work addresses women’s economic and social well-being in her nation. Program Goals To advance the scholarly careers of women social scientists […]

GBP25,000 Grants to Media Legal Defence Centers by MLDI

Deadline: 23 June 2014 Independent media and journalists who act as voice of the voiceless are always in threat. If their rights are well protected and defended, more stories will be published, broadcast and made live in the internet. The Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) invites grant proposals from organizations and groups to provide legal […]

Abstracts Invited on Changing Roles and Status of Women and the Effects on Society and Economy

Deadline: 7 August 2014 The Russell Sage Foundation (RSF) Journal of the Social Sciences is accepting articles for its special issue on the changing roles and status of women and the effects on society and the economy. Authors are requested to submit abstracts in the first phase. Selected abstracts will be invited to submit full […]