Grants for Youth Organizations and Young People

A list of the latest, upcoming and past funding announcements, call for proposals, call for applications, requests for proposals from various local and international agencies for youth organizations, young people and organizations working for the youth.

Apply for 2019 Youth Leadership Program with Burma!

The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs has announced an open competition for the Youth Leadership Program with Burma. The Youth Leadership Program with Burma will focus primarily on civic education, community service, and youth leadership. Participants also will gain a more thorough understanding of how democracy is practiced in the United States, particularly at the grassroots level, including community engagement, minority … [Read more...]

Apply for Algeria Youth Leadership Program!

Applicants are invited to apply for Algeria Youth Leadership Program (AYLP) which is a four-week U.S.-based exchange program for high school students focused on civic education, youth leadership development, respect for diversity, and community engagement. This Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and is administered by the Northern Nevada International Center. Participants will engage in a variety of activities, such as … [Read more...]

Creative New Zealand: Seeking Applications for Toi Rangatahi Leadership Fund

Creative New Zealand is seeking applications for its Toi Rangatahi Leadership Fund to support young people aged 15-25 to lead high quality arts projects by, with and for other young people with a focus on participation and/or access for young people from under represented communities. What will fund Projects must be by, with or for young people 15-25 years of age. Activities could include workshops/wananga, the creation of new work, performances or exhibitions. What are arts activities … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2019 Myanmar Youth Leadership Program

Applicants are invited to apply for 2019 Myanmar Youth Leadership Program (MYLP) which is a three-week exchange programs in the United States focused on leadership and youth development. The exchanges will take place in April 2019 and participants will implement follow-on pro-jects in their home communities after the programs. The programs welcome applications from both student participants and adult chaperones. Program Goals To promote mutual understanding between the people of the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program!

Applications are open for 2019 Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program in Thailand. Secondary school students from Thailand are invited to apply for participation in the Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) which will take place in April 2019. The program will host 50 to 60 participants from countries in Southeast Asia that are members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). There will be 5 students selected to represent Thailand. The program will employ a highly … [Read more...]

U.S Department of State, Bureau of ECA: 2019 Special Professional Fellows Program for LAC

The Professional Fellows Division in the Office of Citizen Exchanges at the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is currently seeking proposals for the FY 2019 Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean in support of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI). The Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean is a two-way global exchange program designed to promote mutual understanding, … [Read more...]

Arab Council for the Social Sciences: Inviting Applicants for Small Grants Program

The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is seeking applications for its Small Grants Program (SGP) on the themes of “Youth” and “Urban Spatial Inequalities” that aims to support scholars and professionals in the Arab region. This competition is funded by grants provided to ACSS by the Ford Foundation, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida). Program Activities The program funds five kinds of activities: Travel grants (conferences/workshops) Internship … [Read more...]

16 Days Campaign Against Gender-based Violence (GBV): Inviting Youths in Cambodia

USAID/Cambodia is calling on all youths in Cambodia to submit a creative visual response to the following question: How can young people in Cambodia help prevent and respond to GBV? 16 Days campaign theme for 2018: The theme of the 2018 Campaign is “End Gender-Based Violence in the World of Work.” Benefits The competition winners will have the chance to: Lunch with key members of the U.S. Embassy Share their work in the globally distributed USAID Newsletters; Feature in … [Read more...]

Europeans for Peace Program to Promote International Exchange Projects for Young People

Applications are open for the “Europeans for Peace” program to promote international exchange projects for young people from countries of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, Israel and Germany. The theme of this call is to celebrate diversity! Europeans for Peace wants to get young people interested and invested in human rights, moral courage and social commitment. In joint project work, young people address diversity, respect and social cohesion. Benefits Applicants can apply for … [Read more...]

Applications Open for SIF’s Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Programme 2019!

Singapore International Foundation (SIF) is currently accepting applications for its Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Programme 2019 to inspire, equip and enable the youth of different nationalities to embark on social enterprises (SEs) in Singapore and beyond. Through the YSE programme, participants will learn from leading social entrepreneurs, business professionals and other youth who are keen on social innovation, while expanding their networks for potential collaborations for … [Read more...]