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.

 

The Souter Charitable Trust *New closing date*

Type of project:  Projects engaged in the relief of human suffering in all its aspects in the UK and overseas, especially, but not exclusively, those with a Christian emphasis and ethos.

Closing date: 18 August 2018

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INSPIRE Fund

Type of project: INSPIRE is a technical package to support countries in their efforts to prevent and respond to violence against children aged 0-17 years. The Fund has is seeking proposals to support INSPIRE awareness-raising and engagement activities amongst civil society and governments at national and regional levels, and from those experiences to actively exert leadership in shaping and driving INSPIRE globally.

Closing date: 18 August 2018

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Ernst Kleinwort Medium Grants Programme

Type of project:  The Trust has 2 focus areas under its Medium Grants Programme: 1) Charitable work in the County of Sussex; 2) Wildlife & Environmental Conservation (UK and International).

Closing date: 20 August 2018

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The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust

Type of project:  Campaigning on democratic and political reform including projects promoting electoral reform; an open and responsive democracy; democratic culture including informed public debate and public participation

Closing date: 22 August 2018

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Disability Rights Fund

Type of project: DRF supports projects that demonstrate a clear ability and commitment to contribute to the advancement of the human rights of persons with disabilities, including in national development processes. Cross-disability and other partnerships (including with other human rights organizations) in-country are strongly encouraged, as are projects which address particularly marginalized sectors of the disability community.

Closing date: 22 August 2018

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British & Foreign School Society (BFSS)

Type of project:  Maximising education for all. Projects which will benefit children and young people suffering from the impact of poverty, community disadvantage, social exclusion, special educational needs which are not adequately met and/or who are living in areas that have suffered from conflict or natural disaster. BFSS would particularly welcome applications for projects designed to address the need for re-establishing and renewing education in Nepal and other countries where the provision of education - including facilities, resources and teacher training - has suffered from conflict, natural disaster or neglect.

Closing date: 27 August 2018

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The Architectural Heritage Fund

Type of projects: Support people, communities and organisations to take ownership, repair and adapt historic buildings and places for new sustainable uses.

Closing date: 28 August 2018

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UN Women: The Global Award for Women's Empowerment

Type of project: The award recognises individuals, organisations, companies and member States who are doing exceptional work for women’s empowerment in their communities.

Closing date: 30 August 2018

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INSPIRE Fund  

Type of project:  INSPIRE is a technical package to support countries in their efforts to prevent and respond to violence against children aged 0-17 years. The Fund has is seeking proposals to support INSPIRE awareness-raising and engagement activities amongst civil society and governments at national and regional levels, and from those experiences to actively exert leadership in shaping and driving INSPIRE globally. 

Closing date: 31 August 2018

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Transform Foundation Charity Website Grants

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

Closing date: 31 August 2018

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Patagonia Latin America Grants Programme

Type of project:  Projects which identify and work on the root causes of environmental problems and approach issues with a commitment to long-term change.

Closing date: 31 August 2018

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Patagonia Media Grants Programme

Type of project:  Environmental non-profits that use media, mostly film, as a tool tightly linked to direct-action campaigns. 

Closing date: 31 August 2018

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