March 2020 Grants and Fellowship Opportunities (Part 3)

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March 2020 Grants and Fellowship Opportunities (Part 3)

Entries now open for OHCHR fellowship for African Descent promoting human rights of African descent

Application Deadline Date: 22-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered.

About the Grant: The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has announced the 2020 Fellowship Programme for People of
African Descent which is a three-week intensive learning opportunity for people of African descent from the diaspora, who are engaged in promoting the rights of people of African descent.

http://leverage.ng/entries-now-open-for-ohchr-fellowship-for-african-descent-promoting-human-rights-of-african-descent/

 

Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs to sponsor Youth development projects

Application Deadline Date: 23-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered.

About the Grant: The Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs has launched 2020 Youth VI Call for Projects.

 

http://leverage.ng/ministry-of-europe-and-foreign-affairs-to-sponsor-youth-development-projects/

 

Graduate to Win CHF100,000 in 2020 Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students

Application Deadline Date: 23-Mar-2020

Grant Award: CHF 10’000

About the Grant: The 2020 Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students aims to present innovative and pragmatic solutions to address the challenges of social inclusion.

http://leverage.ng/graduate-to-win-chf100000-in-2020-advancing-development-goals-international-contest-for-graduate-students/

 

Win £10,000 for your innovation and revolutionary housing ideas and solutions

Application Deadline Date: 23-Mar-2020

Grant Award: £10,000

About the Grant: Applications are now open for 2020 World Habitat Awards to recognise and highlight innovative, outstanding and sometimes revolutionary housing ideas, projects and programmes from across the world.

http://leverage.ng/win-10000-for-your-innovation-and-revolutionary-housing-ideas-and-solutions/

 

Win $5,000 to fund Agricultural research

Application Deadline Date: 23-Mar-2020

Grant Award: US$5,000

About the Grant: Applications are now open for the 2020 Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers.

http://leverage.ng/win-5000-to-fund-agricultural-research/

 

Win full scholarships for MDF Courses in 2020!

Application Deadline Date: 24-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: MDF courses are currently available with full scholarships which cover all participants support costs: travel costs, accommodation, meals, excursions, and of course the training fee. The courses are 2 and 4 weeks long. Development professionals can apply for these scholarships.

http://leverage.ng/win-full-scholarships-for-mdf-courses-in-2020/

 

Winners of Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity Award to win 1 Million Euros

Application Deadline Date: 24-Mar-2020

Grant Award: 1 million euros.

About the Grant: The Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity highlights the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation’s commitment to urgent climate action. Notably, it seeks to speed up the transition to a carbon neutral society, to mitigate the negative effects of climate change for people, the environment and the economy, and to promote a society that is more resilient and better prepared for future global changes and to protect the most vulnerable in particular.

http://leverage.ng/winners-of-gulbenkian-prize-for-humanity-award-to-win-1-million-euros/

 

Are you creating a network to empower women? Stand a chance to win $1,000 in grant

Application Deadline Date: 26-Mar-2020

Grant Award: $1,000 USD.

About the Grant: Nominations are now open for the Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Awards Program to honor Anita Borg’s desire to create a network of women technologists helping one another.

http://leverage.ng/are-you-creating-a-network-to-empower-women-stand-a-chance-to-win-1000-in-grant/

 

EU to donate £40,000,000 in grant to promote urban development

Application Deadline Date: 27-Mar-2020

Grant Award: EUR 40,000,000

About the Grant: The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals to promote integrated urban development through partnerships built among Local Authorities of the EU Member States and of partner countries in accordance with the 2030 Agenda on sustainable development.

http://leverage.ng/eu-to-donate-40000000-in-grant-to-promote-urban-development/

 

Astraea Lesbians Foundation for Justice announces Sixth Cycle of Intersex Human Rights Fund

Application Deadline Date: 27-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: The Astraea Lesbians Foundation for Justice has announced a new call for proposals for the sixth cycle of Intersex Human Rights Fund to support organizations, projects and timely campaigns led by intersex activists working to ensure the human rights, bodily autonomy, physical integrity and self-determination of intersex people.

 

http://leverage.ng/astraea-lesbians-foundation-for-justice-announces-sixth-cycle-of-intersex-human-rights-fund/

 

Win $60,000 – 100,000 to support people living with disability

Application Deadline Date: 27-Mar-2020

Grant Award: USD 60,000 – 100,000

About the Grant: As part of the first grant-making round of 2020, Disability Rights Fund (DRF) is seeking Letters of Interest (LOIs) from Malawi, Myanmar, and Nigeria.

http://leverage.ng/win-60000-100000-to-support-people-living-with-disability/

 

Karibu Foundation to support global change agents with $15,000

Application Deadline Date: 28-Mar-2020

Grant Award: USD 15,000

About the Grant: The Karibu Foundation supports alternative voices from the Global South that provide alternatives to the dominant paradigms of power, distribution, and development.

http://leverage.ng/karibu-foundation-to-support-global-change-agents-with-15000/

 

Dutch government to reward human rights defender with €100,000

Application Deadline Date: 29-Mar-2020

Grant Award: €100,000

About the Grant: The Human Rights Tulip is an award given by the Dutch government. It has been awarded since 2008 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It honors courageous human rights defenders or human rights organisations that promote and support human rights peacefully and in innovative ways.

http://leverage.ng/dutch-government-to-reward-human-rights-defender-with-e100000/

 

Winner of MIDORI prize for Biodiversity to get $100,000

Application Deadline Date: 30-Mar-2020

Grant Award: 100,000 US dollars.

About the Grant: Nominations are open for the MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity 2020, an international biennial prize which is co-organised by the AEON Environment Foundation and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity.

http://leverage.ng/winner-of-midori-prize-for-biodiversity-to-get-100000/

 

Women entreprenuers to Win $10 Million through the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi)

Application Deadline Date: 30-Mar-2020

Grant Award: USD 10 million

About the Grant: This third round of funding has been redesigned to help Implementing Partners focus on the biggest gaps and opportunities in We-Fi’s theory of change and encourage innovation, partnership development, and the use of results based mechanisms.

http://leverage.ng/women-entreprenuers-to-win-10-million-through-the-women-entrepreneurs-finance-initiative-we-fi/

 

$15 Million in grant to be won in the Greater Internet Freedom Program

Application Deadline Date: 30-Mar-2020

Grant Award: $15,500,000.00

About the Grant: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified entities to implement the Greater Internet Freedom (GIF) program.

http://leverage.ng/15-million-in-grant-to-be-won-in-the-greater-internet-freedom-program/

 

Women in Science to get 15,000 in grant courtesy L’Oréal-UNESCO

Application Deadline Date: 30-Mar-2020

Grant Award: € 15,000

About the Grant: Applications are now open for 11th edition of the L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Sub-saharan Africa regional program.

http://leverage.ng/women-in-science-to-get-15000-in-grant-courtesy-loreal-unesco/

 

Win $3,000 student scholarship in the Wells Mountain Initiative Scholars Program

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: $3000 USD

About the Grant: Wells Mountain Initiative works to create social change through education and community building by providing bright young people in the developing world with student scholarships and skills training, building a network of grassroots leaders who are catalyzing community transformation.

http://leverage.ng/win-3000-student-scholarship-in-the-wells-mountain-initiative-scholars-program/

 

Wild Planet Trust to give £500 – £1,500 for nature conservation projects

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: £500 to £1,500

About the Grant: Wild Planet Trust is currently seeking applications for African freshwater habitats projects.Each year, Wild Planet Trust awards a number of grants to individuals undertaking nature conservation projects.

http://leverage.ng/wild-planet-trust-to-give-500-1500-for-nature-conservation-projects/

 

Are you an entreprenuer? Apply for TEF 2020 to win up $1Million in grant to fund your business

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: $100 million

About the Grant: The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Programme is open to startup entrepreneurs, with innovative business ideas or businesses that have been in existence for less than 3 years, in any sector, from across Africa.

http://leverage.ng/are-you-an-entreprenuer-apply-for-tef-2020-to-win-up-1million-in-grant-to-fund-your-business/

 

Applications Now Open for The Barakat Trust Grant for Islamic art and culture preservation

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: The Barakat Trust is seeking applications for its Grant Programme 2020 to support and promote the study and preservation of Islamic art, heritage, architecture and culture for future generations.

http://leverage.ng/applications-now-open-for-the-barakat-trust-grant-for-islamic-art-and-culture-preservation/

 

Apply for the NextWorldNow’s Community Investments Grant Program to improve communities

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: NextWorldNow holds that world communities can work together in an informed and personal way using technology and resources to improve the well-being of participants in each community.

http://leverage.ng/apply-for-the-nextworldnows-community-investments-grant-program-to-improve-communities/

 

Nomination now open for KBF development award for leaders

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: The King Baudouin Foundation (KBF) is an independent, pluralistic foundation and was set up in 1976. Her mission is clear but also complex: “to change society for the better to improving the living conditions of the population.

 

http://leverage.ng/nomination-now-open-for-kbf-development-award-for-leaders/

 

Co-Impact offering $10-25 million Systems Change Grants

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: US $10-25 million

About the Grant: Co-Impact supports a small number of transformative systems change initiatives, each of which is poised to bring about significant and enduring improvements for millions of women and men in the Global South.

http://leverage.ng/co-impact-offering-10-25-million-systems-change-grants/

 

Nominations Open for International Green Gown Awards for Academic Institutions

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: Is your institution the most sustainable institution of the year? Is your institution benefiting society? Is your institution empowering students? If yes, then you can apply for International Green Gown Awards.

http://leverage.ng/nominations-open-for-international-green-gown-awards-for-academic-institutions/

 

Nominations are now open for the 2020 Japan Foundation Awards

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: Nominations are now open for the 2020 Japan Foundation Awards.

http://leverage.ng/nominations-are-now-open-for-the-2020-japan-foundation-awards/

 

Win £25,000 GCRF Networking grant

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: £25,000

About the Grant: The Academy of Medical Sciences in partnership with the British Academy, the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Royal Society, is launching the sixth round of Networking Grants, funded through the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).

http://leverage.ng/win-25000-gcrf-networking-grant/

 

Mama Cash to supports organisations fighting environmental injustice with 200,000 Euros

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: 200,000 euros

About the Grant: Mama Cash is accepting Letters of Interest from applicants, who are not current grantee-partners, to support organisations and initiatives that are fighting environmental injustices and are implementing alternative, environmentally-just, solutions.

http://leverage.ng/mama-cash-to-supports-organisations-fighting-environmental-injustice-with-200000-euros/

 

Stand a chance to win $50,000 in the School Enterprise Challenge

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: $50,000

About the Grant: The School Enterprise Challenge is an international business programme for schools run by the educational charity Teach A Man To Fish.

http://leverage.ng/stand-a-chance-to-win-50000-in-the-school-enterprise-challenge/

 

Win 20,000 in grant to preserve cultural heritage

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: € 20,000

About the Grant: For the second time, the Prince Claus Fund and the Gerda Henkel Foundation announce an Open Call for Proposals specifically aimed at Emergency Preparedness for Cultural Heritage under Threat.

http://leverage.ng/win-20000-in-grant-to-preserve-cultural-heritage/

 

Entries Open for FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards 2020

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: The Financial Times and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, have launched the 2020 edition of the FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards, the leading global initiative that highlights and promotes ground-breaking, long-term private sector solutions to major development challenges.

http://leverage.ng/entries-open-for-ft-ifc-transformational-business-awards-2020/

 

Win £3,000 F&C Foundation Spring grant to tackle homelessness

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: £3,000

About the Grant: The Fine & Country Foundation is currently seeking applications for its 2020 spring grant program to fight against the homelessness.

http://leverage.ng/win-3000-fc-foundation-spring-grant-to-tackle-homelessness/

 

Win 800 Euro to fund a research in humanities and social science fields

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: 800 euro

About the Grant: The Centre for Advanced Study Sofia (CAS Sofia) is seeking applications for its 2020/2021 In-Residence Advanced Academia Fellowships for fundamental research in the fields of the humanities and the social sciences.

http://leverage.ng/win-800-euro-to-fund-a-reasearch-in-humanities-and-social-science-fields/

 

Nominations Open for Active Citizenship in Education (ACE) Award in Nigeria

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: All related expenses covered

About the Grant: Do you know a young person making a difference in Nigeria’s education sector? If yes, then nominate him/her to be publicly honoured as an Active Citizen in Education.

http://leverage.ng/nominations-open-for-active-citizenship-in-education-ace-award-in-nigeria/

 

Win EUR 50,000 GIZ Agricultural Innovation Challenge

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: EUR 50,000

About the Grant: GIZ is looking for innovative ideas that make the agricultural and food sector more efficient and sustainable along the entire value chain in partner countries.

http://leverage.ng/win-eur-50000-giz-agricultural-innovation-challenge/

 

Participant of 2020 Civic Hive Media Program to get up to $200,000 iin grant

Application Deadline Date: 31-Mar-2020

Grant Award: $200,000

About the Grant: This year, the Civic Hive Media fellowship program will be more focused on stories on Gender Inequality, Health, People with special needs, Agriculture, Education, Social Investment programs, civic issues, and the extractive industry.

http://leverage.ng/participant-of-2020-civic-hive-media-program-to-get-up-to-200000-grant/

 

 

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