Apply for WINGS Challenge- GIVE WINGS TO YOUR STARTUP IDEAS! (Deadline- Feb 20, 2022)

Title: Apply for WINGS Challenge- GIVE WINGS TO YOUR STARTUP IDEAS!
Organisation: STEP (Shakti-The Empathy Project)
Theme: Women Entrepreneurs
Description: WINGS (Women Ideation Network for Growth & Support) powered by STEP, is a program aimed to encourage young women to ideate, find solutions to pressing problems and present their ideas.
Eligibility: - Woman entrepreneur/student/aspiring entrepreneur.
- Minimum age of the applicant is 18 years.
- The applicant should be an Indian resident.
Grant Amount: Winners will be awarded a grant upto Rs. 1 Lakh
Apply by: February 20, 2022
Weblink: Link to the application: https://forms.gle/6GAvFzJmHdtQ1vmLA
Website for more details- STEP

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

Title: Funding for small scale projects in India
Organisation: The German Diplomatic and Consular Missions in India
Theme: Healthcare, income generation, water supply, energy supply, food security, natural disaster, Covid-19
Description: Small Scale Projects address the needs of the underprivileged parts of society, alongside the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, with a clear focus on “Helping people to help themselves” and aiming at funding a substainable improvement of living conditions. The areas of activity are manifold: healthcare and sanitary equipment, income generation through education and vocational training, water supply, energy supply, food security, reconstructions after a natural disaster etc
Eligibility: NGOs with FCRA in India can apply for this grant
Grant Amount: Not specified
Apply by: January 31, 2020
Weblink: The German Diplomatic and Consular Missions in India

 

 

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)

Title: Call for proposal- Building resilience and facilitate restoring of livelihoods amongst rural micro-entrepreneurs to combat COVID 19 in districts of Haryana and Punjab
Organisation: UNDP Country Office - INDIA
Theme: Covid-19, Restoring of livelihoods
Description: UNDP is seeking the services of a technical agency to roll out micro entrepreneurs’ capacity building and resilience program focused around imparting basic digital skills, business management training including production and sales processes and facilitating market linkages in districts of Haryana and Punjab.
Eligibility: Atleast 3 three years of working experience and footprint in micro entrepreneurs’ sector.
- Atleast 2 years of experience in digital enablement of micro entrepreneurs, marketing linkages, establishing forward and backward linkages, business management and setting up enterprises.
- Service Provider s presence (office/staff) in at least one state is mandatory; and presence in both States (Haryana and Punjab) will be preferred.
Grant Amount: Not Specified
Apply by: 28-Aug-20 @ 08:00 AM (New York time)
Weblink: UNDP Website 

 

Download Good Finance’s guide to navigate funding during COVID-19

Download Good Finance's up to date guide with key information on navigating funding and government support during COVID-19.

It also includes more information on new funds and facilities, emergency finance options and how funders are responding. 

The COVID-19 outbreak is affecting us all, across the UK, and the world. We know that everyone is doing all they can to support those they love, and those they work hard to support through their incredible organisations. Understandably, many charities and social enterprises are asking where they go next, how they get there, where to find funding or how to manage their existing funding.

Good Finance wanted to pull some tips and information together to make it as easy as possible for you to navigate this changing landscape. The guide includes:

    1. Key principles to help your thinking
    2. Making the most of government support schemes
    3. What to consider with your current grants
    4. What to consider if you currently have social investment
    5. Navigating your relationship with banks
    6. Planning for the future 
    7. Further support & resources

Download the guide here - Social Finance Website