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.

Global Challenges Research Fund Networking Grant

Type of project: This scheme is targeted at experienced researchers who are looking to form new international collaborations and networking events between researchers in developing countries and the UK to generate innovative research ideas aimed at addressing global challenges.

Closing date: 21 March 2019

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The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland

Type of project: Applicants should choose one thematic area from: (1) Promotion of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights globally, regionally and locally, especially among vulnerable women and girls; (2) Promotion of tax justice and transparency in the Sub-Saharan Africa; (for full list of thematic areas click 'Learn More'.

Closing date: 21 March 2019

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The Souter Charitable Trust

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

Closing date: 22 March 2019

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Comic Relief - Children Survive and Thrive: Rise and Shine

Type of project: child-centred best practice approaches to addressing the comprehensive development needs of children during their early years, up to and including their transition to primary school.

Closing date: 22 March 2019

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The Minor Foundation for Major Challenges

Type of project: Innovative communication projects which aim to influence public opinion and increase political support for cutting greenhouse gas emissions and man-made climate change.

Closing date: 22 March 2019

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Neglected Tropical Diseases Data Innovation Incubator

Type of project: Innovative ideas (digital or non-digital) to improve the quality, completeness and timeliness of routine NTD data and to ensure programmatic decision-making is based on the best available data. This will help target interventions to all at-risk populations, achieve high intervention coverage and maximal impact on infection and morbidity.

Closing date: 25 March 2019

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Comic Relief and the Paul Hamlyn Foundation - Tech for Good Fund

Type of project: The Fund will support the development or scale up digital products or services Projects should address one of Comic Relief's four core issue areas: Children Survive and Thrive, Global Mental Health Matters, Fighting for Gender Justice, or A Safe Place to Be.

Closing date: 25 March 2019

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DFID Small Charities Challenge Fund

Type of project: SCCF welcomes applications for projects strengthening the capacity of grassroots development organisations by working with the poor, vulnerable and most marginalised to carry out work in priority countries towards achieving the Global Goals.

Closing date: 28 March 2019

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The Alchemy Foundation

Type of project: WASH, disability, social welfare, personal reform, medical research and aid especially in areas of blindness and disfigurement, individual enterprise and respite for carers.

Closing date: 30 March 2019

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Britford Bridge Trust

Type of project: Poverty relief; education; health and; the arts, culture, heritage or science.

Closing date: 30 March 2019

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The De Brye Charitable Trust

Type of project: Projects that provide care and housing of older people, orphans and neglected children and for aid to physically disabled children and to the blind.

Closing date: 30 March 2019

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NST Development Trust

Type of project: Small scale projects in Africa, Asia and Latin American where the projects benefit disadvantaged sectors of the community.

Closing date: 30 March 2019

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