Call for proposals


The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation’s Grants to Protect Natural Resources


The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation seeks to protect natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and promote public health in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East.  The foundation helps build the capacity of organizations and coalitions with grants that support research or improve the learning and generation of local solutions to complex problems.


Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists 2019 Round 1

Promoting the work and advancing the role of women in the news media across the globe is critical to transparency and a diversity of voices. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists. Established with a $4 million gift from the Howard G.


UNOPS Grant for Explosive hazards Risk Awareness in Syria

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently inviting eligible organizations for a program entitled “Explosive hazards Risk Awareness in Syria”.

The objective of this grant is to reduce the impact of explosive hazard contamination on Syrian population through the delivery of risk educationactivities, aiming at informing at-risk populations of safer behaviours.

Specific Activities


Yunus&Youth Global Fellowship Program for Social Entrepreneurs 2019

The Yunus&Youth is seeking applications for its Global Fellowship Program for Social Entrepreneurs 2019 that gives young people the resources and mentorship they need to drive social change.

Yunus&Youth enables early-stage young social entrepreneurs to create stronger positive social impact, while also helping them to become financially sustainable by providing mentoring, business training and access to a global network.


Cara Syria Programme: Arts & Humanities: Cara Small Grants Call

Cara Syria Programme: Arts & Humanities: Cara Small Grants Call, and Guidance Notes

Cara Small Grants are offered as part of the Cara Syria Programme, the aim of which is to strengthen and connect Syria’s academics in exile by facilitating their continued academic development, collaboration, engagement and contribution, and so to ensure that this vital part of Syria’s intellectual capital is not lost for the greater good.


International Visegrad Fund 2019

International Visegrad Fund is inviting applications for its Visegrad GrantsProgram to support regional partnerships among NGOs and civil society organizations, public institutions and municipalities, private companies and nonprofit organizations as well as education and research centers that contribute to cooperation in the Visegrad region.

Focus Areas

Culture and Common Identity


Entries are Now Open for World Habitat Awards 2019

Entries are now open for the World Habitat Awards 2019 in order to recognize and highlight innovative, outstanding and sometimes revolutionary housing ideas, projects and programmes from across the world.

The World Habitat Awards are presented each year in partnership with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat). Historically the awards were presented on World Habitat Day, which was organised in October each year by UN-Habitat.


UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2019

UNESCO invites the governments of Member States, in consultation with their National Commissions, as well as international and regional professional non-governmental organizations, active in the field of press freedom, to nominate candidates for next year’s UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize.


Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation Grants

The Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation seeks to dramatically improve the lives of people and the world around us through innovative strategies, systems changing approaches, and disrupting technologies.  Our goal is to find social entrepreneurs with dynamic ideas and nurture them at the early stages with maximum leverage and total commitment.


Child Health Foundation: Request for Proposals for 2019 Innovative Small Grants Program

The Child Health Foundation (CHF) is currently accepting proposals from registered non-governmental organizations for its 2019 Innovative Small Grants Program to improve the health and well-being of new-born infants during their first month of life.