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.

 

Wellcome Trust’s Public Engagement Fund

Type of project: Creative approaches in engaging the public with health research.

Closing date: 11 January 2019

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Trusthouse Charitable Trust

Type of project: Trusthouse is an independent grant making foundation which makes approximately 150-200 grants totalling around £2.5 million a year to a variety of charitable organisations based in areas of extreme deprivation focusing on the following thematic areas: 1) Rural issues; 2) Urban Deprivation

Closing date: 13 January 2019

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Just Trust

Type of project: Grants will be awarded for charitable work overseas that tries to address the difficulties of some of the most disadvantaged sections of society in some of the least advantaged parts of the world.

Closing date: 13 January 2019

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Danson Foundation

Type of project: Education projects.

Closing date: 13 January 2019

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Denise Coates Foundation

The Foundation’s focus areas include:  Education and Training; Disaster Recovery/Emergency Relief; Community Development; Medical Research and Development. 

Closing date: 13 January 2019

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Harbinson Charitable Trust

Type of project: The trust funds projects working on the relief of poverty, the advancement of education, health, religion and agriculture.

Closing date: 13 January 2019

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Onaway

Type of project: Provide seed grants to organisations which support tribal peoples to defend their lives and preserve their knowledge. They invest in small projects that make a positive difference to the world’s few remaining Indigenous peoples who are exemplars of how the Earth’s resources, sustainability, and cultural diversity can be maintained.

Closing date: 13 January 2019

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World Food Programme Innovation Accelerator

Type of project: Do you have the potential to solve hunger? Apply to the Innovation Accelerator of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) for mentorship, financial support and access to WFP operations, partners and technical experts.

Closing date: 14 January 2019

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Wellcome Trust Multi-User Equipment Grants

Type of project: These grants provide support for multi-user items of equipment.

Closing date: 15 January 2019

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WISE Awards

Types of project: The 2019 WISE Awards will identify, celebrate, and promote innovative projects effective in finding solutions to education challenges, including access to quality education, life-long learning opportunities, early childhood education, employment, civic education and education in emergency contexts.

Closing date: 15 January 2019

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The German Embassy Lusaka

Type of project: Projects which contributes to poverty alleviation and improvement of living standards and basic needs of the poorest social classes, especially in rural areas.

Closing date: 15 January 2019

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Chalk Cliff Trust

Type of project: Within the Overseas Aid focus area, the Trust's focus is on projects concerned with education, malnutrition or medical related.

Closing date: 27 January 2019

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