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

Title: The Resilience Fund for Women in Global Value Chains is welcoming applications from eligible organizations in India and Bangladesh.
Organisation: The Resilience Fund for Women in Global Value Chains
Theme: GBV, SRHR, Women, CBO
Description: The Fund will prioritize women-led, community-based organizations that work on the Fund’s main thematic areas of gender-based violence and/or sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Eligibility: Funding will be prioritized for women’s funds and women-led community-based organizations that work on the Resilience Fund’s main thematic areas of gender-based violence and/or sexual and reproductive health and rights in India and Bangladesh. Non-profit organizations with an annual budget of at least $25,000 USD may apply for a two-year grant. Budget figures from 2019, 2020 or 2021 will be used as the baseline for determining eligibility.
Grant Amount: USD 25,000 to USD 50,000
Apply by: September 20, 2021
Weblink: Resilience Fund for Women in Global Value Chains

 

TIP Office Annual Program Statement to Address Impacts of COVID-19 from U.S. Department of State Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (Deadline- April 15, 2022)

Title: TIP Office Annual Program Statement to Address Impacts of COVID-19
Organisation: U.S. Department of State Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, International Programs Section
Theme: Trafficking, Covid-19
Country: USA
Description: The Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) announces an open competition for funding to address
the impacts of COVID-19 on efforts to combat human trafficking and
support government measures to counter human trafficking outside the
United States.
Eligibility: NGOs with FCRA from India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: USD 100,000
Apply by: April 15, 2022
Weblink: grants.gov

NGOs can request for Grants from CryptoRelief for Covid Emergency Initiatives

Title: NGOs can request for Grants from CryptoRelief for Covid Emergency Initiatives
Organisation: CryptoRelief
Theme: Covid-19
Description: CryptoRelief is a community-run fund delivering relief during the ongoing Covid crisis in India. Mission is to reduce suffering by providing healthcare and essentials to those fighting for survival against Covid. CryptoRelief is working with several credible organisations and initiatives to ensure impactful disbursement.
Eligibility: NGOs from across India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: Not Specified
Apply by: No Deadline
Weblink: CryptoRelief

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

Title: Japan Water Forum Fund 2021 is now open for applications!
Organisation: Japan Water Forum (JWF)
Theme: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Covid-19
Description: The JWF Fund was founded in 2005 and solely operated by Japan Water Forum (JWF), which aims to support selected grass-roots organizations in developing countries who have been addressing water-related issues in their own countries. Considering that clean water, sanitation and hygiene play a vital role in preventing infectious diseases including COVID-19, we will highly appreciate proposals of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) projects again as last year.
Eligibility: Grassroots organisations from India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: USD 1500
Apply by: July 10, 2021
Weblink: Japan Water Forum 

 

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

Title: Creativity Pioneers Support Fund Microgranting Program
Organisation: Moleskine Foundation
Theme: Covid-19, NGOs
Description: Creativity Pioneers Support Fund is a one-time funding program for the non-profit organizations that use creativity as a tool for social change, that are currently facing the impact of Covid-19 pandemic. The organization must demonstrate how the grant will help them overcome the current pandemic crisis and project their organization towards the future.
Eligibility: NGOs from India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: up to €5000
Apply by: June 30, 2021
Weblink: Moleskine Foundation 

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)

Title: Do you have an idea to limit the impact of the Pandemic? Apply Now for "Social Distancing to Social Innovation (SD2SI) Challenge 2021"
Organisation: SELCO Foundation
Theme: Covid-19, Innovation
Description: Whether you are a COVID survivor, a concerned citizen, a front-line health worker, etc., and have ideas or have put into practice some ideas that have eased the impact of COVID-19, then this #InnovationChallenge is for you. Here is your chance to share your solution with a wider network that can enable improved impact at a faster pace.
Eligibility: "Who can apply?
1. Individuals with a health background or working in healthcare sector
2. Individuals enrolled in or alumni of vocational training institutes, for example: ITIs, VTIs, RUDSETIs, RSETIs, Community colleges, etc.
3. SME’s offering technology or services or solutions to grassroot communities"
Grant Amount: "1. Platform to amplify the reach of your ideas/solutions nationally
2. Potential to bring your ideas/solution into practice/scale
3. Get, (a) an award of upto 10,000/- for the best ideas proposed and (b) implementation support of upto 25 lakhs for a few selected and feasible ideas "
Apply by: "Applications are accepted on a rolling basis till June 30, 2021"
Weblink: SELCO Foundation

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

Title: Covid-19 Response Fund
Organisation: The Volant Trust
Theme: Covid-19 Response
Description: The Volant Trust accepts applications from charities in the UK and internationally that demonstrate a strong focus on alleviating social deprivation and helping vulnerable groups who have been particularly impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Eligibility: Registered nonprofits or community organisation or social enterprise from India can apply for this fund
Grant Amount: Not specified
Apply by: July 31, 2021
Weblink: Volant Trust

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

Title: Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project (MIDP) 2021
Organisation: Global Development Network (GDN)
Theme: Innovative Development Project, Award
Country: Japan
Description: GDN invites non-profit Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) from low and lower-middle-income countries to submit project applications within the following three themes for the 2021 edition of the Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project (MIDP) category of the Awards:
Theme 1: Universal health coverage and COVID
Theme 2: Community-driven, climate-related, disaster risk reduction in rural areas
Theme 3: Quality urban infrastructure and community driven governance"
Eligibility: NGOs from India can apply for this
Grant Amount: For each theme, the winning projects will receive grants worth US$ 45,000 and, in total, the MIDP category will award 9 grants worth US$ 135,000.
Apply by: June 9, 2021
Weblink: GDN Website

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

Title: Request for Concept Notes for NGO Programs Preventing, Preparing for, and Responding to COVID-19
Organisation: U.S. Department of State
Bureau of Population Refugees and Migration (PRM)
Theme: Covid-19, India, Health, Livelihoods, GBV, Child Protection
Description: Priority Sector in India -Health, Livelihoods, Protection, GBV, and Child Protection

Targeted Population in India- At least 50 percent Rohingya and other Burmese refugees, and/or urban refugees and asylum seekers

Other Notes- Prefer programs with the ability to operate in multiple locations and across multiple sectors, provided such work supports an integrated program approach. 
Eligibility: NGOs with FCRA from India can apply for this funding
Grant Amount: Not less than $500,000 and not more than $3 million per year. Activities and budgets should not exceed two
years from the proposed start date."
Apply by: May 14, 2021
Weblink: U.S. Department of State 

 

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

Title: Stories of Change- Case Study Challenge 2020-21
Organisation: Azim Premji University
Theme: Stories of Change, Covid-19
Description: "Third edition of Stories of Change initiative to social actions in response to Covid-19. It will be organized around the following sub-themes, relating to the response to widespread critical needs. These are
- Humanitarian response to specific communities in rural, urban and forest areas
- Healthcare responses specific to Covid-19
- Livelihoods response to specific communities
- Welfare and entitlement responses e.g. MGNREGA, PDS, Pension, DBTs and many others
- New initiatives cutting across these above themes and more including matters related to policies"
Eligibility: Participants can be representatives of NGOs, social movements, informal citizen groups, networks and individuals. Students / researchers / academics and funding organizations can also participate in collaboration with any of the organizations mentioned above.
Grant Amount: 10 selected submissions will be awarded Rs. 50,000 as a token of appreciation.
Apply by: April 30, 2021

Weblink: Azim Premji University