Grant and Fiscal Sponsorship Programs (Deadline: 4 March 2019)
The Muste Institute supports several active grant making programs promoting nonviolent action for social justice in the United States and around the world
Our Social Justice Fund makes grants for grassroots activist projects in the US and around the world, giving priority to those with small budgets and little access to more mainstream funding sources. We are especially interested in funding efforts to:
- stop war and militarism
- abolish the death penalty
- support labor organizing
- defend immigrant rights
- oppose prison injustice
- expose the dangers of nuclear weapons and nuclear power
Nominations Open for Women’s STEM Award 2019! (Deadline: 17 March 2019)
- Internet of Things
- Artificial Intelligence
- Cyber Security
- Networks of the Future
Well come Foundation: Seeking Applications for Public Engagement Fund 2019 (Deadline: 26 March 2019)
Well come Foundation is seeking applications for its Public Engagement Fund 2019 that enable individuals and organizations to use creative approaches in engaging the public with health research.
- Health research
SERI Call for Mobility Grants with South Asia and Iran 2019 (Deadline: 31 March 2019)
This mobility grant is designed for young scientists who seek the possibility to gain experience in international research and development projects. Recipients of this mobility grant will be enabled to build up new partnerships through personal contacts early on in their career. Such early international exchange should inspire researchers to seek international collaborations also later in their scientific career.
National Geographic Society to Support Participatory Science (Deadline: 10 April 2019)
National Geographic Society is seeking proposals to support participatory science through the development or innovative use of data-driven, technology-powered tools that will increase the understanding, preservation, and protection of their planet.
National Geographic Society: Seeking Proposals for Conservation Technologies Grants Program (Deadline: 10 April 2019)
National Geographic Society is currently inviting applicants for its “Conservation Technologies” in order to create novel tools and technologies to monitor ecosystem health. In the same way that human health is monitored in real time (e.g., thermometer, MRI, blood pressure), environmental diagnostic monitoring techniques are needed to provide practical measurements correlated with ecosystem health.
- Develop tools to generate data.
- Develop insights on ecosystem health, biodiversity distribution.
- Develop new techniques of data mining and machine learning.
- Must be low cost and long term modalities.
National Geographic Society: Request for Proposals for ‘Documenting Human Migrations’ Program (Deadline: 10 April 2019)
The National Geographic Society is seeking request for proposals for a program entitled “Documenting Human Migrations” to support impactful projects that through education or storytelling seek to increase understanding of and acceptance of migrants and migrant communities.
- Documenting human migration
- Highlights causes and effects of human migration.
Nestlé Foundation’s Research Grants to support Research in Human Nutrition in LICs and LMICs (Deadline: 10 May 2019)
The results of the research projects should ideally provide a basis for implementation and action which will lead to sustainable effects in the studied populations as generally applicable to the population at large. They should also enable institution strengthening and capacity building in a sustainable manner in the host country and further cooperation and collaboration between Institutions in developed and developing countries.
At present the Foundation’s work is primarily concerned with human nutrition research issues dealing with:
- Maternal and child nutrition, including breastfeeding and complementary feeding,
- Macro- and micro nutrient deficiencies and imbalances,
- Interactions between infection and nutrition, and
- Nutrition education and health promotion.
Filmmakers Without Borders: Seeking Applications for Filmmaking Grants Program (Deadline: 1 June 2019)
Filmmakers without Borders are seeking applications for its Filmmaking Grants which support independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives. Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and cultural exchange.
- Social justice
- Women’s voices
- Youth voices
- Culture exchange
- Climate exchange
The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation’s Grants to Protect Natural Resources (Deadline: 1 July 2019)
The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation is currently accepting applications to protect natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and promote public health in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East.
The foundation supports projects that demonstrate local leadership and promote professional development in the conservation, agricultural, and health sciences; develop the capacity of local organizations; and address a particular problem or question in the field. It prefers to support projects that address under-funded issues and geographic areas.
Applications Open for Artists to submit their Arts and Win up to $3,000! (Deadline: 15 October 2019)
Art is a powerful tool to evoke social change. Without uttering a single word, artists can enlighten, educate and affect change around the world.
Featuring 45 billboard-size images, each work of art is created by local, national and international artists reflecting their interpretation of their theme “enriching lives through diversity and inclusion”. A total of $3,000 (US) will be presented in the form of three separate awards – $1,000 each for “Best-in-Show Adult;” “Best-in-Show Student;” and the “People’s Choice.” Both “Best-in-Show” awards will be granted by a three-judge panel of art professionals. The “People’s Choice” award will be determined by visitors to the exhibit.
Creating a world where differences are embraced and individuality is celebrated
Global Fund for Women (Deadline: 2020)
The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation is seeking applications to protect natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and promote public health in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. The foundation supports projects that demonstrate local leadership and promote professional development in the conservation, agricultural, and health sciences; develop the capacity of local organizations; and address a particular problem or question in the field. It prefers to support projects that address under-funded issues and geographic areas.
We focus on issues that are of vital importance to women, girls, and trans people. In particular, we support organizations working as part of movements to prevent and address violence, advance economic and climate justice, and further sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Deadline with all details are present in the above mention links, online submission of projects required.