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OPEC Fund for International Development -- Cross-Regional Grants in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East, and North Africa

posted Feb 11, 2015, 12:18 AM by Site Manager

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) and the UNDP jointly invite applications in a cross-regional grants competition.  The objective is to support projects that can introduce positive change at a regional level in two themes:  affordable water and energy, and economic governance and employment.  Grants will range from US$20 thousand to US$50 thousand for one year.  Grants are to nonprofit organizations in the eligible countries.  Eligible countries in the Middle East and North Africa are Djibouti, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Somalia, State of Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, and Yemen.  Eligible countries in Europe and Central Asia are Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.  The deadline for expressions of interest is 30 March 2015.  Link

King Baudouin Foundation -- Elisabeth and Amélie Fund for Water Management 2015

posted Feb 11, 2015, 12:00 AM by Site Manager

The Elisabeth and Amélie Fund makes grants in support of sustainable and equitable water management in countries of the Southern Hemisphere. The theme in 2015 is water for family agriculture. Grants are made to organizations in Belgium that work with local partners in the developing countries. Funding is up to €50 thousand. The application deadline is 31 March 2015. Link

Reed Elsevier -- Environmental Challenge in Water and Sanitation 2015

posted Feb 10, 2015, 11:52 PM by Site Manager

The Reed Elsevier company sponsors the Environmental Challenge to recognize projects worldwide that best demonstrate sustainable access to safe water and/or access to improved sanitation. The challenge is open to individuals; teams of individuals; and organizations (public and private). The first prize is US$50 thousand; second prize is US$25 thousand.  Reed Elsevier will also offer a special prize of US$20 thousand for a collaboration project involving past winners.  The submission deadline is 14 April 2015. Link

European Commission (EC) -- Water Sector Development in Mauritius

posted Feb 10, 2015, 11:44 PM by Site Manager

The EC will make grants to provide safe drinking water to inhabitants of the Island of Rodrigues in Mauritius. Grants will range from €200 thousand to €800 thousand, depending on cost shares. Eligibility for funding extends to commissions of the Rodrigues Regional Assembly, and qualified co-applicants. Reference EuropeAid/136553/DD/ACT/MU. The application deadline is 30 April 2015. Link

Coca-Cola Foundation -- Community Support Includes Water Projects

posted Jan 31, 2015, 11:02 PM by Site Manager

The Coca-Cola Foundation’s priority areas for grant making are women, water, and well-being. In the subject area of water, the Foundation makes grants for access to clean water and sanitation; watershed management in water-stressed areas; multiple-use systems for water; and education and awareness in water conservation. Grants are to tax-exempt nonprofit charitable organizations. Grant seekers apply for cash grants or fund-raising sponsorships. Note: Coca-Cola’s regional and country foundations share in these global priorities and add others -- mainly in areas of education, health, and environment.  Link 

Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) -- Urbanizing Deltas of the World

posted Jan 21, 2015, 1:33 AM by Site Manager

NWO's research program "Urbanising Deltas of the World" aims to contribute to global water safety, water and food security, and sustainable economic development in river deltas worldwide. Eligibility to participate extends to multi-country North-South consortia of research and non-research organizations, each led by a Dutch-based research organization. The maximum grant is €600 thousand for projects of up to five years. Preliminary proposals (not mandatory) should be submitted no later than 16 March 2015. Link

International Riverfoundation -- Riverprize Awards 2015

posted Jan 11, 2015, 11:55 AM by Site Manager

The Riverprize Awards are made to outstanding projects in river management. Nominations are accepted for programs and projects in river restoration, management of river water quality, pollution control, and related issues. The Prize has a cash component plus a twinning component.  The closing dates are 06 March 2015 for the International and Australian prizes, and 31 March 2015 for the New Zealand prize. Link

Global Water Alliance -- Student Competition on Gender and WASH

posted Dec 22, 2014, 9:03 AM by Site Manager

The Global Water Alliance announces a competition for students and young professionals worldwide to showcase how women's participation is essential for successful water projects in rural and developing areas. The competition invites papers, journals, and videos related to this topic. Eligibility extends to individuals and teams. The winning entry will be awarded US$1 thousand and an invitation to present at the 7th World Water Forum in South Korea (travel and attendance costs are not covered in the award). The closing date for applications is 08 February 2015. Link

Akvo -- Funding for Water Projects

posted Dec 22, 2014, 8:15 AM by Site Manager

Akvo manages an online marketplace to connect development projects and programs that require financial support with donors who supply the funding. Focus areas include water and sanitation, among others. Projects are displayed online. Financial contributors of all kinds (e.g., companies, individuals, and others) choose which projects to support.  Link

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