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.

 

Wehubit - Climate Smart Agriculture

Type of project: to increase Climate Smart Agriculture via digital solutions which advance sustainable development and reduce inequality in the partner countries of the Belgian Development Cooperation.

Closing date: 21 February 2019

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The Innocent Foundation

Type of project: innovative projects working to help hungry people feed themselves and adapt to climate change

Closing date: 22 February 2019

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The Souter Charitable Trust

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: 22 February 2019

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The World Bank - Identification for Development

Type of project: The Challenge aims to surface practical and cost-effective ‘privacy by design’ features that can be embedded into digital identification systems. We are looking for creative ideas, components, the innovative use of existing technologies or complete solutions from academics, entrepreneurs, scientists, technologists, and engaged citizens.

Closing date: 24 February 2019

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Wellcome Trust 

Type of project: Creative approaches in engaging the public with health research. Projects should either: 1) empower people by helping them to access, use, respond to, and/or participate in health research and innovation; 2) improve health research by making it more people-centred; 3) help people to value and think critically about science, health research, innovation and the role these play in society.

Closing date: 26 February 2019

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Convergence Design Funding

Funding to design any blended finance vehicle that aims to use public or philanthropic capital to attract private sector investment to address global development challenges at scale.

Closing date: 28 February 2019

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund

Type of project: Species conservation work, recognising leaders in the field and elevating the importance of species in the broader conservation debate. The Fund gives priority to those species facing a high threat of extinction.

Closing date: 28 February 2019

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THET Africa Grants Programme 2019 - 2020

Type of project: Training of health workers in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), through engaging established partnerships between health organisations in the UK and Ireland and their counterparts in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Closing date: 28 February 2019

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United Nations Voluntary Fund on Contemporary Forms of Slavery

Type of project: Organisations that provide direct assistance to victims of contemporary forms of slavery and their family members. 

Closing date: 1 March 2019

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Tinker Foundation Incorporated

Type of project: The Foundation's Institutional Grants programme seeks to create the conditions for effective policy changes that improve the lives of Latin Americans.

Closing date: 1 March 2019

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Palliative Care Development in Africa: Small Grants Programme

Type of project: hospices and palliative care providers across Africa which directly improve the patient experience and the standard of palliative care services for people of all ages.  Funding is primarily for one-off projects, with a duration of one year. 

Closing date: 1 March 2019

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Open Societies Foundation

Type of project: Expanding the Female Talent Pipeline in Europe by increasing the number of female experts who speak at high-level conferences focusing on issues such as foreign policy; the European Union; crime, terrorism, and security; economics; the environment, climate, and energy; and technology.

Closing date: 1 March 2019

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