January 2020 Grants and Fellowship Opportunities (Part 2)

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January 2020 Grants and Fellowship Opportunities (Part 3)

2020 Kinship Conservation Fellowship to complex Environmental Conservation Problems

Application Deadline Date: 12-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: $6,000.

About the Grant: Applications are now open for 2020 Kinship Conservation Fellowship to provide the opportunity to learn and apply principles and practices to improve how practitioners interpret and respond to complex environmental conservation problems.

Website: https://www.kinshipfellows.org/program/become-a-fellow

 

Apply for First UNESCO-UNEVOC Open Educational Resources (OER) Grant Programme

Application Deadline Date: 12-Jan-2020.

Grant Award:  5,000 USD.

About the Grant: In November 2019, UNESCO Member States adopted a Recommendation on Open Educational Resources (OER) – a key tool for the achievement of SDG4. As a follow-up to this recommendation, UNESCO-UNEVOC has launched its First Global OER Grant Programme for the development of such resources for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET).

Website: https://unevoc.unesco.org/go.php?q=First+UNESCO-UNEVOC+Global+OER+Grant+Programme

 

Spencer Foundation announces Large Research Grants on Education Program

Application Deadline Date: 14-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: $125,000 to $500,000.

About the Grant: The goal for this program is to support rigorous, intellectually ambitious and technically sound research that is relevant to the most pressing questions and compelling opportunities in education. They seek to support scholarship that develops new foundational knowledge that may have a lasting impact on educational discourse.

Website: https://www.spencer.org/grant_types/large-research-grant

 

Grand Challenges Africa-Innovation Seed Grants: Maternal Neonatal and Child Health (MNCH Call – Round 8)

Application Deadline Date: 14-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: USD $100,000.

About the Grant: The African Academy of Sciences (AAS), the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, BMBF) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have come together in a transformative partnership to support African investigators to accelerate MNCH targets towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for health.

Website: https://www.aasciences.africa/calls/grand-challenges-africa-innovation-seed-grants-round-8-maternal-neonatal-child-health-mnch

 

Submit Applications for 2020 Start Up Energy Transition Award

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: 10.000 Euros.

About the Grant: The award is an initiative of the German Energy Agency (dena) in cooperation with the World Energy Council. The event in Stockholm was organised in cooperation with the German-Swedish Chamber of Commerce and the Swedish Energy Agency (Energimyndigheten). In the current round, the award is supported by the partner country Sweden and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy.

Website: https://www.startup-energy-transition.com/set-award-2020-call-for-applications-for-top-innovators-in-the-energy-transition/

 

National Geographic Society seeking Applications for Uncovering Human Origins in Asia and Africa

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: $30,000.

About the Grant: The National Geographic Society is seeking applications for its “Uncovering Human Origins in Asia and Africa” to encourage further investigation of hominid evolution in Africa and Asia, with preference given to projects in relatively unexplored parts of those continents.

Website: https://www.nationalgeographic.org/funding-opportunities/grants/what-we-fund/human-origins/

 

National Geographic Society announces Exploration Grant Program

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: US $10,000 and US $30,000.

About the Grant: The National Geographic Society is seeking proposals from an experienced project leader in the areas of conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology for its Exploration Grant Program.

Website: https://www.nationalgeographic.org/funding-opportunities/grants/what-we-fund/

 

National Geographic Society announces RFPs for “Biodiversity Exploration and Discovery”

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: $50,000.

About the Grant: The National Geographic Society is seeking proposals for its grant program entitled “Biodiversity Exploration and Discovery” to support inventories, surveys, and research expeditions in regions of the world where species discoveries are more likely to occur and where little or no information is available.

Website: https://www.nationalgeographic.org/funding-opportunities/grants/what-we-fund/biodiversity-exploration-and-discovery/

 

2020 Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship in Peace and Development Studies for Women (Global South)

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: $5,000.

About the Grant: The International Peace Research Association (IPRA) Foundation is seeking applications for its 2020 Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship in Peace and Development Studies for Women.

Website: https://iprafoundation.org/2020-senesh-fellowship-announcement/

 

2020 TechWomen Program to Empower the Next Generation of Women Leaders

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: All related expenses covered.

About the Grant: Through mentorship and exchange, TechWomen strengthens participants’ professional capacity, increases mutual understanding between key networks of professionals, and expands girls’ interest in STEM careers by exposing them to female role models.

Website: https://www.techwomen.org/participants/eligibility-and-application

 

Truepic Social Impact Grant Program for Organizations

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: All related expenses covered.

About the Grant: Applicants are invited to apply for the first round of the Truepic social impact grant program which is designed to help organizations working to positively impact their community or the world.

Website: https://truepic.com/social-responsibility/

 

Nominations Open for USIP’s Women Building Peace Award

Application Deadline Date: 15-Jan-2020.

Grant Award: $10,000.

About the Grant: The U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) is currently accepting nominations for its Women Building Peace Award that represents the Institute’s commitment to highlighting the vital role of individual women who are working every day in fragile or conflict-affected countries or regions in the pursuit of peace.

Website: https://www.usip.org/women-building-peace

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