Latest Covid-19 Funds

Past Grant Opportunities

Applications for EDELGIVE GROW FUND is Open Now (Deadline- September 12, 2021)

Resilience Fund for Women in Global Value Chains is welcoming applications from eligible organizations in India and Bangladesh (Deadline- Sep 20, 2021)

Request for Proposal- Special Projects COVID Training (Centrally Sponsored Centrally Managed Component - CSCM) under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana 3.0 (Deadline- July 30, 2021)

The GROW Fund', a one-of-its-kind collaborative funding 100 grassroots organisations across India (Grassroots Organisations & Covid)- EdelGive Foundation

Covid-19 Response Fund- The Volant Trust- Deadline- July 31, 2021

Japan Water Forum Fund 2021 is now open for applications (Deadline- July 10, 2021)

Creativity Pioneers Support Fund Microgranting Program (Deadline- June 30, 2021)

Do you have an idea to limit the impact of the Pandemic? Apply Now for "Social Distancing to Social Innovation (SD2SI) Challenge 2021" (Deadline- June 30, 2021)

If you have a scalable, capital efficient and impactful solution that can be a force multiplier, please write to ACT for seeking a grant (No Deadline)

Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project (MIDP) 2021 (Deadline- June 09, 2021)

Stop TB Partnership- Challenge Facility for Civil Society (CFCS) Round 10- Call for Proposals (Deadline- May 21, 2021)

Calls for proposals- Enhancing Civil Society Organisations’ Capacities in Response to socio-economic impact of COVID-19 in India (Deadline- May 10, 2021)

Request for Concept Notes for NGO Programs Preventing, Preparing for, and Responding to COVID-19 (Deadline- May 14, 2021)

Stories of Change- Case Study Challenge 2020-21 (Deadline- April 30, 2021)


Funding for small scale projects in India Organisation from The German Diplomatic and Consular Missions in India (Deadline- Jan 31, 2021)

Stories of Change- Case Study Challenge 2020-21- Azim Premji University (Deadline- April 30, 2021) 

Apply Now- Covid-19 Response Fund Organisation from The Volant Trust (Deadline- Dec 31, 2020)

COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund from The Pollination Project (No deadline. Proposals can be submitted anytime)

The Direct Aid Program (DAP)- Small grants program- Australian Consulate-General Kolkata, India (Deadline- Nov 20, 2020)

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women- Call for Proposals- Ending and preventing violence against women and girls in the context of COVID-19 Organisation: UN Women (Deadline- Nov 04, 2020)

Apply for a small grant from The Australian Consulate-General in Mumbai (Deadline- October 12, 2020)

Request for proposal from UNDP- Provision of Psychosocial support services including addressing Stigma, Discrimination and Gender based violence among vulnerable Populations (Deadline- Sep 29, 2020)

COVID-19 Small Grants Program from U.S. Mission to India (Deadline- September 30, 2020)

RFP for Improved resilience of vulnerable households through climate responsive interventions in Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar districts in Odisha (Deadline- Oct 01, 2020)

Call for proposal from UNDP India- Livelihoods restoration and facilitation of alternative livelihood opportunities for 2000 women from Vulnerable communities in Bangalore Rural district, Karnataka (Deadline- Sep 08, 2020)

Call for proposal from UNDP- Building resilience and facilitate restoring of livelihoods amongst rural micro-entrepreneurs to combat COVID 19 in districts of Haryana and Punjab (Deadline- August 28, 2020)

Call for Proposal from European Commission- Enhancing Civil Society Organisations' Capacities in Response to COVID-19 in India (Deadline- September 01, 2020)

Call for Application from UNCDF: Inclusive Innovations for driving financial health of Low- and Moderate-Income Segments and Small Business (Deadline- August 30, 2020)

Funding to Fight Against COVID-19 in India- Apply Immediately

Omidyar Network India’s ReSolve Initiative: Next phase of response to Covid-19 focuses on migration and MSMEs (Apply Immediately) 

Apply now for the Covid-19 Young Leaders Fund (Apply Immediately)

Call for proposals from World Bank: Emergency Relief Response for Artisanal Mining Communities Impacted by COVID-19 (Deadline- August 07, 2020)

Call for Proposal from UNDP- Strengthening access to Social Protection Measures among PLHIV and Key Populations in selected States” (Deadline- July 7, 2020)

Adani Foundation Grant-Funds for Innovative CSR Projects (Deadline- July 14, 2020)

Request for proposal from UNDP- Ensure Access to job opportunities for vulnerable and most affected people specifically women, youth in select industrial clusters/ districts in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Telangana (Deadline- June 23, 2020)

Charitable Grants- Open Road Alliance Response to Covid-19 (Apply Immediately)

The IAVE COVID-19 Response Fund (No Deadline; Apply Immediately)

Coping with Covid-19 in Vulnerable Communities- Funding from The BESTSELLER FOUNDATION (No Deadline; Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis)

Covid-19 LGBTIQ Emergency Response Fund from OUTRIGHT Action International

COVID-19 Relief Grant from ISTAT Foundation (Deadline- Apply Immediately)

Call for Projects 2021 from SELAVIP- Housing for Poor- Covid-19 (Deadline- June 30, 2020)

RFP from UNDP - Building resilience in artisan and micro-entrepreneurs with better access to capacity building and markets as COVID response in Uttar Pradesh (Deadline- June 15, 2020)

Request for Proposal from UNDP for Restoration of Livelihoods and Facilitation of Alternate Livelihood Opportunities for 2000 People from Vulnerable Communities in Telangana (Deadline- June 09, 2020)

PROJECT 560: Call for Neighbourhood Engagements in Bangalore (Deadline- June 12, 2020)

Call for proposal- Global youth take action- from Youth for Water and Climate (Deadline- June 07, 2020)

Grant Round for Crisis Lines Responding to Covid-19 from Twilio (Deadline- June 05, 2020)

Call for ideas for EdTech responses to coronavirus (COVID-19)- Deadline- May 29, 2020 

Call for Proposal from UNDP: Response to COVID-19 in Bundelkhand region (MP and UP) and other districts of Madhya Pradesh (Deadline- May 28, 2020)

Information Saves Lives: Rapid Response Fund Application Guidelines (Deadline- May 28, 2020)

Request for Proposal from UNDP: Response for COVID‐19 and Migration in selected 18 blocks in 6 districts of Odisha to create awareness and provide access to social protection schemes (Deadline- May 26, 2020)

COVID-19 Response Resilience in Wildlife Community Small Grants (Deadline- May 15, 2020)

Millennium Alliance Covid-19 Innovation Grand Challenge- Call for Applications for Grants (Deadline- May 03, 2020)

Equal Cities Challenge- Inviting transformative solutions to radically improve the lives of the urban poor (Deadline- May 17, 2020)

New Microgrants for COVID-19 Media Work in Emerging Economies from Meedan

Emergency Response Grant Programme: COVID-19 from Internet Society Foundation (Deadline- May 17, 2020)

COVID-19 Grant Programme by ACT Grants (Deadline- Immediate) 

Aavishkaar Group Facility for Humane Action' - in response to Covid19 challenge (Deadline- Immediate) 

Rapid Response Funding Initiative to address the Covid-19 crisis (Still open for proposals- No Deadline)- Omidyar Network India


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