Supporting Travel for Engaged Partnerships Grants [European Cultural Foundation]

STEP travel grants support creative and critical artists and cultural changemakers travelling across Europe and its neighbours, to help foster a society with greater solidarity, participation, equality and a stronger sense of social justice. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, but must be submitted at least 50 days prior to the intended departure date. Open to applicants ages 18 and older who have had no/few professional travel opportunities. Applicants must be (1) travelling to the destination country professionally for the first time; (2) …

Democratic and Inclusive School Culture in Operation (DISCO) 2020-2021 [Council of Europe + European Union]

Closing Date: 15.12 2019. Funding for projects promoting Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education (EDC/HRE). This call aims at contributing to the fostering of inclusive and democratic societies in the States party to the European Cultural Convention. Thematic Priorities The implementation of the Council of Europe Reference Framework of Competences for Democratic Culture in education institutions Fostering democratic and inclusive culture in education institutions, with a particular focus on creating opportunities for migrants, refugees and minorities The Council of Europe intends to award …

Supporting Travel for Engaged Partnerships Grants [European Cultural Foundation]

STEP travel grants support creative and critical artists and cultural changemakers travelling across Europe and its neighbours, to help foster a society with greater solidarity, participation, equality and a stronger sense of social justice. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, but must be submitted at least 50 days prior to the intended departure date. Open to applicants ages 18 and older who have had no/few professional travel opportunities. Applicants must be (1) travelling to the destination country professionally for the first time; (2) …

Yesod Professional Development Fund

Applications Close: 30.11 2019. Yesod supports Jewish community professionals and educators in Europe to develop their professional skills and Jewish fluency. Open to youth organizations, community centres, synagogues, schools, welfare and cultural organizations, and other entities supporting Jewish life. Learning courses, professional skills development, peer visits, consulting, and coaching may be supported in one-on-one and/or group contexts. One time grants of USD $250 – $2000 will be awarded. Grants will be provided to the organization, trainer or consultant providing the professional development service. Money will …

Trust for Mutual Understanding

Initial Inquiries due 1.11 2019. The Trust awards grants to American nonprofit organizations to support direct exchange in the arts and the environment between professionals from the United States and TMU’s geographic region (Baltic States, Central Asia, Central/East/Southeast Europe, Mongolia, and Russia). Priority consideration is given to projects that involve direct, in depth professional interaction, with the potential for sustained collaboration; that show evidence of professional accomplishment and innovation; and/or that respond to social contexts and engage local communities. http://www.tmuny.org/applicants

IREX Community Solutions Program 2020–2021

Apply by 30.10 2019. Year-long professional development program for people who are working to improve their communities by addressing issues related to the environment, tolerance and conflict resolution, transparency and accountability, and women and gender. Open to applicants, ages of 25-38, who are citizens of eligible program countries listed below. Applicants must currently live and work in their home countries. Individuals with refugee status working on behalf of their home community may be given special consideration. High level of proficiency in spoken and written English …

“A Better Region Starts with Youth” [Regional Youth Cooperation Office]

Applications Due 15.10 2019. The general aim is to support the process of reconciliation in the Western Balkans by providing young people with opportunities that create space for dialogue, mutual learning and increased understanding across communities; and to contribute to increasing capacities of schools to offer such opportunities. Priority Areas: (1) Regional youth cooperation, mobility and exchange; (2) Enabling environment for regional youth cooperation. Specific Objectives: (1) Reconciliation, Intercultural dialogue and learning; (2) Youth Participation; (3) Strengthening Capacities of Secondary Schools. Geographic Scope: All financed …

Knowledge & Innovation Exchange [Global Partnership for Education + International Development Research Centre]

Submissions Due 1.10 2019. Proposals invited from individual organizations or consortia of multiple organizations, for multi-region / multi-country projects that aim to develop, test, and apply ways to scale innovations that address key education issues. Projects will (1) generate knowledge and evidence to support the adaptation of proven innovations to address key education priorities in GPE member countries; and (2) mobilize research and knowledge to support the scaling of these proven innovations. Projects funded through this global call must involve at least three (3) GPE …

Reporters in the Field [n-ost]

Applications Due 29.9 2019. Program supports cross-border investigative stories by media professionals from all over Europe. Open to international teams of professional freelance and/or staff journalists working for established media outlets (print, photo, broadcast, web, or cross-media). No age limit applies. Grants of up to € 8,000 available. Selected teams will receive funding, participate in a kickoff meeting and join the n-ost fellows network. Teams and stories must be based mostly in at least two (2) of the following countries: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, …

Yesod Professional Development Fund

Due Date: 30.9 2019. Yesod supports Jewish community professionals and educators in Europe to develop their professional skills and Jewish fluency. Open to youth organizations, community centres, synagogues, schools, welfare and cultural organizations, and other entities supporting Jewish life. Learning courses, professional skills development, peer visits, consulting, and coaching may be supported in one-on-one and/or group contexts. One time grants of USD $250 – $2000 will be awarded. Grants will be provided to the organization, trainer or consultant providing the professional development service. Money will …