Funding Updates

Funding Updates

Below is a list of funding opportunities available to organisations working in international development. This list is updated monthly.  Please check with funders directly for changes to deadlines and eligibility. 

 

An archive of previous updates is available here.

 

Hilden Charitable Trust

Type of project: Community level projects which address disadvantages, especially those which are less likely to raise funds from public subscriptions.

Closing date: 19 December 2018

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KR Foundation

Type of project: The Foundation focuses on addressing the root causes of climate change and has two programme focus areas: 'Sustainable Behaviour Catalysts for Change' and 'Sustainable Finance - keeping fossil fuels in the ground'.

Closing date: 22 December 2018

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Gwyneth Forrester Trust

Type of project: The 2019 theme is ‘Children in Crisis’. Grants will be made to support charities in this field.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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The Finnish Government’s International Gender Equality Prize

Type of project: The prize can go to a person or organisation working to promote gender equality in an internationally significant way. It aims to advance equality on the international stage by raising discussion about equality and highlighting important related themes, such as violence against women.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund

Type of project: Wildlife conservation. The Fund provides financial resources to early career scientists/conservationists and non-profit organizations to carry out vital field conservation and research work in Africa.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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The Edith M Ellis 1985 Charitable Trust

Type of project: Categories for grant giving: Quaker work and witness; Peace-building and conflict resolution; Interfaith and ecumenical understanding; Community development work in the UK and overseas; Work with forced migrants, including internally displaced people; Sustainable development.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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Voice Philippines Sudden Opportunities Grant

Type of project: Collective action aimed at preventing the unanticipated closure of civic space, or the widening of civic space, where there is a time-bound opportunity to influence policy on criminalisation, marginalisation, discrimination, and/or exclusion.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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US Embassy in Benin Public Affairs Section Small Grants Program

Type of project: Build capacity of journalists on methods and resources for identifying fake news in print, social media, and online, including altered or manipulated images and videos.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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Voice Sudden Opportunity Grants - Laos

Type of projects: Projects which address specific, unanticipated opportunities to influence policy in Laos, especially those that could have a ripple effect or that can impact one or more of Voice target groups: Indigenous groups and ethnic minorities; Age-discriminated vulnerable groups, notably the young and the elderly; Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people; People living with disabilities; Women facing exploitation, abuse and/or violence).

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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Transform Foundation Charity Website Grants

Funding of up to £18,000 to cover the strategy, design, build, content strategy, training, and launch of a new, mobile optimised website, with sophisticated marketing, fundraising, appeals, social media, e-commerce and website management tools.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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Voice Sudden Opportunity Grants - Tanzania

Type of projects: Do you work in blogging, online radio/TV, social media, subscribers of online content and online content hosts or operating Internet cafes? Are you concerned about the new laws that have disabling and restrictive provisions that directly impacts the ability of citizens to exercise their freedom of expression in Tanzania? If you answer yes to the questions above, apply for a Sudden Opportunity Grant to promote the right to freedom of expression and fight cultures of self-censorship.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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Donald Forrester Trust

Type of project: This Trust has a broad remit including in particular the relief of poverty and the advancement of education and religion.

Closing date: 31 December 2018

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