The Terra Viva Grants Directory develops and manages information about grants for agriculture, energy, environment, and natural resources in the world's developing countries.

Water Resources

Reed Elsevier — Environmental Challenge in Water and Sanitation 2017

The Reed Elsevier company sponsors the RELX Group 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 and organizations (profit and non-profit). Projects must advance sustainable access to safe water where it is presently at risk, and/or access to […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education — Short Courses for Water Professionals in the Caribbean Region

The Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs is partnering with the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education to fund masters degrees and short courses at Delft University of Technology for water professionals from Small Island Developing States (SIDS). The project aims to strengthen the capacity of professionals and decision makers to improve water management in SIDS, and […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

Australian Aid and Tata Group — XPrize for Water Abundance

Sponsored by the Tata Group jointly with Australian Aid, the Water Abundance XPRIZE invites teams to revolutionize access to water by creating a device that uses renewable energy to extract a minimum of 2,000 liters of water per day from the atmosphere at a combined operating and capital cost of no more than two cents […]

Tags: , , , , ,

Read more

Waterloo Foundation — WASH Grants

The World Development program at the Waterloo Foundation offers grants in subject areas that include water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH). The Foundation gives funding priority to UK-based charities, many of whom work in close partnership with NGOs based in the countries in which they operate. Waterloo will also accept applications from organizations in developing countries […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

UK Natural Environment Research Council — Research on Water Quality, UK and India

The UK’s Natural Environment Research Council, in partnership with the UK’s Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council and India’s Department of Science and Technology, invite proposals on research to improve water quality. The programme aims to provide a better understanding of the sources and fate of different pollutants, and to support the development of management […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

Swedish International Development Agency — International Training for Africans in Urban Water and Sanitation

Sida funds short-term training in selected development topics for participants from developing countries. The Africa regional program includes a course in sustainable urban water and sanitation services for applicants from Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Candidates may be nominated by authorities, institutions, universities, NGOs, water utilities, or other private companies active in the water […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

International Riverfoundation — Thiess International Riverprize 2017

The Thiess International Riverprize 2017 invites applications from any organization or partnership that has implemented a successful program benefiting a river, lake, wetland, or estuary in any part of the world. The Prize has a cash component of A$200 thousand plus an opportunity to apply for a twinning project. The application deadline is 24 March […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

Kurita Water and Environment Foundation – Water Research Grants 2017

The KWEF makes grants in Asian countries (except Indonesia,Thailand, and Vietnam) for water research. Research topics include technologies to conserve and restore rivers, lakes, and other water resources – among other themes. Grants are up to 300 thousand yen per project per year. Applicants should be under age 40. Each applicant needs to provide a […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

Swiss Re — Leadership Prize in Water Management 2018

The International ReSource Award is a prize acknowledging social entrepreneurial thinking and leadership in addressing social and/or ecological issues related to sustainable water management practices in developing and emerging countries. Each of three finalists will receive US$20 thousand and expert assistance to further develop their proposals in order to compete for a first prize of […]

Tags: , , , , , ,

Read more

Eable Foundation — Grassroots Water Supply and Environment in East Africa

The Eable Foundation aims to build partnerships with community groups and NGOs in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania. Focus areas include “Water for Life” to fund boreholes, rainwater tanks, water pipes and pumps, water purification, integrated water and sanitation blocks, and other approaches to improve community water and sanitation. The foundation also supports tree planting, and […]

Tags: , , , ,

Read more

Top