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.

 

WWF Small Grants Programme

Type of project: Major themes for the Small Grants Program are: Biodiversity Conservation, Climate change adaptation, Market based livelihood opportunities, Gender equality and social inclusion, Governance, Communications and Outreach, and Monitoring and Evaluation.

Closing date: 1 January 2019

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British & Foreign School Society

Type of project: The education of poor and disadvantaged children and young people up to the age of 25 and skills training for poor or disadvantaged young adults that will directly increase their ability to earn a living.

Closing date: 2 January 2019

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Dulverton Charitable Trust

Type of projects: Within its overseas category, the Trust focuses on two areas: 1) Community Development which covers the provision of water and power, the encouragement of farming, enterprise, wildlife conservation. 2) Peace & Humanitarian Support including disaster relief.

Closing date: 2 January 2019

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Cisco Foundation Global Impact Cash Grants

Type of projects: Innovative approaches to critical social challenges. Organisations and programmes must focus on at least one of the following areas: access to education; economic empowerment; critical human needs.

Closing date: 2 January 2019

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Woodward Charitable Trust

Type of projects: Areas of focus include: Children and young people who are isolated, at risk of exclusion or involved in anti-social behaviour; Prisoners and ex-offenders; Projects that help the rehabilitation and resettlement of prisoners and/or ex-offenders; Disadvantaged women, covering refuges, domestic violence and parenting; (click learn more for full text)

Closing date: 2 January 2019

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UNDP Small Grants Program

Type of projects: The SGP funds projects working on Biodiversity, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation, Land Degradation and Sustainable Forest Management, International Waters and Chemicals.

Closing date: 2 January 2019

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Eva Reckitt Trust Fund

Type of projects: The Trust Fund works worldwide and provide grants to NGOs who work for the betterment and welfare of the poor or projects which focus on promoting education in areas of high poverty, research into poverty related issues and poverty reduction in conflict or post-conflict settings.

Closing date: 2 January 2019

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The John Lewis Foundation

Type of projects:  The current focus of the Foundation is to invest in disadvantaged communities that support the John Lewis business throughout the world to acquire the relevant skills required for meaningful employment and improve social inclusion.

Closing date: 2 January 2019

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Wellcome Trust Innovator Awards

Type of project: Innovator Awards are open to researchers who are developing healthcare innovations that could have a major and measurable impact on human health working in any scientific discipline and on any type of technology.

Closing date: 3 January 2019

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Commonwealth Partnerships for Antimicrobial Stewardship

Type of project: The funding is intended to support multi-disciplinary teams from UK NHS trusts to develop partnerships with hospital institutions in the target countries to improve antimicrobial stewardship.

Closing date: 4 January 2019

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Commonwealth Foundation

Type of projects:  We are interested in supporting innovative projects that strengthen civic voice so that it is more effective in holding governance institutions to account, enhances involvement in policy processes and shapes public discourse.

Closing date: 7 January 2019

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Commonwealth Foundation’s grants programme

Type of projects: Commonwealth Foundation are interested in supporting projects that strengthen civic voice so that it: Is more effective in holding governance institutions to account; Enhances involvement in policy processes; Shapes public discourse.

Closing date: 7 January 2019

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