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Women and Girls' Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, and Conferences

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 women and girls.

EU4Youth Call for Proposals: Fostering Youth Employment and Societal Change through Social Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 29 March 2019 The European Union is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “EU4Youth-Fostering youth employment and societal change through social entrepreneurship”. Objectives The global objective of this call for proposals is to foster the entrepreneurial potential of young people from the EaP region in the field of social entrepreneurship, notably with a view to contributing to social cohesion, employment, inclusion and reduction of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for KEEN Effect Youth Grants Program

Applications are open for KEEN Effect Youth Grants Program to support projects that bring together different groups of children and youth through outdoor adventures, environmental awareness and nature education. The KEEN Effect Youth Program creates experiences and outdoor values that shape the future of children and adolescents for a long time. By selecting programs that bring diverse audiences of children outside for adventurous recreation, environmental stewardship, and nature-based … [Read more...]

UNAOC: Call for Applications for Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa 2019 Edition

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is seeking applications for 2019 edition of the Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa programme. The 2019 edition is funded by AEXCID (Agencia Extremeña de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo). The Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) 2019 edition is designed to strengthen the skills of young women and men from the MENA region in tackling negative stereotypes, prejudice and xenophobia while … [Read more...]

MYD’s Youth Development Funding Stream: Supporting Wellbeing of Young People in New Zealand

The Ministry of Youth Development (MYD) – Te Manatū Whakahiato Taiohi announces Youth Development Funding Stream 2019/2020 with an aim to support the wellbeing of young people (12 to 24 years) through a youth development approach. Principles Applicants to the Youth Development funding stream need to show how their programmes are informed by the youth development body of knowledge including how they: address the holistic needs of young people – physical, emotional, intellectual, social, … [Read more...]

3rd African Youth Conference on African Unity and Development: Inviting Youth Organisations & Leaders

Applications are open for 3rd Pan African Youth Conference which is co-organised by The Gambia National Youth Council and the AYC Secretariat in partnership with Government of The Gambia, UN System in The Gambia, Kanifing Municipal Council, The Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Child Fund International The Gambia. 3rd Pan African Youth Conference on African Unity and Development and the Annual General Assembly Meeting of the African Youth Commission (AYC), taking place from 23-26 … [Read more...]

British Council: Migration and Employment Promotion Project in Ghana

British Council is seeking applications for Jobs for Youth: Migration and Employment Promotion Project to provide young Ghanaians with holistic learning and development opportunities to create jobs for themselves and others leveraging on their core skills and the local economic opportunities. Stages The project is in 3 stages Stage 1: 3200 Successful applicants will receive; 5-day short term entrepreneurship trainingStage 2: 400 start-ups of entrepreneurs who have successfully completed … [Read more...]

HSBC Skills for Life Programme: Accepting Applications from Indian NGOs for 2019 Grant

HSBC Skills for Life programme in partnership with Swades Foundation is currently accepting applications for 2019 Grant in order to enable at least 30,000 disadvantaged youth to become employable and enter and sustain employment and enterprise opportunities in India in the next 5 years through skill development. The programme will support skill development in 9 sectors that have incremental human resource requirements. These are – Automotive, Banking & Financial Services, Electronics … [Read more...]

Apply for Step it up for Gender Equality in a Progressive Society, Youth for Gender Equality Forum 2019!

Applicants are invited to submit applications for Step it up for Gender Equality in a Progressive Society, Youth for Gender Equality Forum 2019. The event will take place in the European Parliament in Brussels from 5 –8 March 2019. Step it up for Gender Equality in a Progressive Society is an interactive and inspiring initiative to promote dialogue, exchange, learning and networking for young people engaged in promoting gender equality in their daily lives. The programme focuses on what … [Read more...]

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...]

Applications Open for Clean Energy Ministerial / Mission Innovation Youth Leaders Forum!

Applications are open for Clean Energy Ministerial / Mission Innovation Youth Leaders Forum that is a first of its kind opportunity for young people around the world. Participants will get to be part of two innovative Ministerial that are working to unite governmental action to deliver their sustainable future. Participants will be selected to engage their communities on clean energy and innovation and then participate in the Youth Forum program alongside the upcoming CEM/MI Ministerial held … [Read more...]