Past Awards and Grants

Past Awards and Grants

Amplify Change – Strengthening Grants

Amplify change offers ‘Strengthening grants’ to support and strengthen the work of small to medium civil society organisations, partnerships and coalitions who are operating at a local, community, district or national level. These grants are available for a period of 6 – 18 months and range from EUR 40,000 – EUR 100,000.

Vodafone Solutions for Good

Vodafone Foundation, along with principal partner NASSCOM Foundation, will seek to address this challenge by building technology solutions for select Not-for-Profit organisations in India and empower them to create large scale social impact. It can be in various sectors like Health, Education, Empowerment etc.

Foreign Policy Interrupted Fellowship program

Deadline: May 15, 2017
Foreign Policy Interrupted’s Fellowship program is targeted to diversifying voices and opinions in the foreign policy space. The fellowship will include media training, brand building and a non-resident “externship” with a major media outlet. The program will run for six weeks online, beginning in June.

UN Women Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces for Women

Deadline: May 10, 2017
UN Women invites civil society organisations to submit proposals for ‘A scoping study to inform the ‘Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces for Women and Girls’ Flagship Programme Initiative (FPI) in Jaipur, Rajasthan.

Spirit of Humanity Awards

Deadline: May 12, 2017
Spirit of Humanity is a national-level platform for collaboration, capacity building, rewards and recognition within the social sector in India. Thought leaders from corporate, government, academia, social and CSR sectors unite at Spirit of Humanity for rendering their knowledge and expertise in evaluating the social impact created by participating organizations. National winners will receive a trophy and a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh.

Inviting Grant Applications for projects focused on poverty alleviation

Deadline: 24 April, 2017
Dining For Woment funds support projects that foster good health, education, and economic self-sufficiency in developing countries. With a devotion to educate and inspire individuals to make a difference and fight global poverty through the power of collective giving is inviting applications to submit their letter of interest. The award grant is $35,000-$50,000.

HCL Grant for NGOs working in rural development

Deadline: June 5, 2017
The HCL Grant invites eligible organizations to strengthen their capacities to strive for transformation in the areas of Education, Health and Environment. The Grant is meant to support NGOs that reach out to marginalized, isolated and underdeveloped rural communities, and achieve sustainable socio-economic development.

UN Women calls for proposals to promote Gender Responsive Governance

Deadline: April 26, 2017
The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) Multi Country Office (MCO) for India, Bhutan, the Maldives and Sri Lanka is currently inviting civil society organisations to submit proposals for ‘Mobilizing for Change: Documenting Best Practices to Promote Gender Responsive Governance at the Local Level.’

DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2017

Deadline: May 14, 2017
The DBS Foundation together with National University of Singapore (NUS) Enterprise, is inviting applicants for the DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia, 2017 with an aim to identify passionate, aspiring and early stage entrepreneurs who have innovative business solutions to solve social issues and create positive and sustainable social impact in Asia.

Solutions for Good

Deadline: June 30, 2017
Vodafone Foundation and NASSCOM Foundation inviting applications for the Solutions for Good Initiative. This initiative is in response to the challenges faced by non-profit organisations that are unable to create a transformational impact due to the lack of the skills and resources to build on their technology solutions. It aims to address this challenge by building technology solutions for select Not-for-Profit organisations in India and empower them to create large scale social impact.