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

september2018

MAN Truck & Bus AG — Support for Social Ventures

The MAN Impact Accelerator seeks social entrepreneurs from Europe, South Africa and India to tackle social and environmental challenges through innovative solutions in the transport and logistics industry. Social businesses and startups in the key areas agriculture, data analytics (including environmental data), sensors, among others, are invited to apply. The program provides indirect grants and […]

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Prince Claus Fund — Cultural and Artistic responses to Environmental Change

This call for proposals seeks artistic and cultural interventions from Africa, Latin America, Asia, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe that enable local communities to engage with cultural changes caused by changes of nature and the environment. The Prince Claus Fund and the Goethe-Institut will support artistic/cultural initiatives within the financial range of €15 – €20 […]

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TWIGA — Hackathon for Environmental Sensors

TWIGA is a 4-year project under EU Horizon2020 aimed to transform weather water data into value-added information services. To foster involvement by young scientists and entrepreneurs, TWIGA will organize five hackathons to develop solutions for the agriculture, water, energy, disaster response and risk management sector. The first call is open to teams from Ghana. Similar […]

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AuthorAID — Online Course in Research Writing in the Sciences

AuthorAID invites participants to apply for the free online course ‘Research Writing in the Sciences’ for researchers in developing countries. The course duration is 5-8 weeks and aims to cover literature review; research and publication ethics; targeting the right journals; writing and publishing a research paper; and communicating research outside academia. The course started on […]

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UK Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council — UK-India Agricultural Data

The BBSRC and partners announce a joint call for collaborative research proposals focussing on enhancement of agricultural data relevant to animal and plant health in India. The grants will be short-term projects of up to 18 months awarded to a maximum of £150 thousand in the UK, with matched contribution from the Indian Government’s Department […]

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U.S. National Fish and Wildlife Foundation — Conservation of Sea Turtles 2019

The NFWF requests proposals that seek to improve the recovery and conservation of sea turtle populations. The majority of projects will take place in the Western Hemisphere within the migratory range of the seven sea turtle populations listed in the announcement. The RFP will award up to US$500 thousand. A minimum of a 1:1 match […]

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Auckland Zoo — Small Grants Program

The Auckland Zoo’s Conservation Fund calls for proposals to support wildlife conservation in New Zealand and developing countries. The Fund offers relatively small levels of funding for ongoing projects or pilot programs with clear conservation value. Applicants can be based anywhere in the world. Grants are up to a maximum of NZD$4 thousand, but most […]

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Africa Innovates for the SDGs — Award for African Social Innovators

Africa Innovates for the SDGs invites applications from early-stage social innovators in Africa who are solving pressing problems and key challenges linked to the Sustainable Development Goals. Selected innovators will receive funding to develop and scale their innovations to become financially sustainable. Applicants must be a citizen of any African country or a resident in […]

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Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation — Digital Registration of Women-owned Agribusinesses

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) calls for the digital registration of women-owned agribusinesses in Eastern and Southern Africa to create a agribusiness intelligence network targeting women agri-entrepreneurs. The programme initiative named VALUE4HER aims to increase incomes for women through access to markets, finance, improving knowledge and capacity. Registered agribusinesses will be […]

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Elsevier Foundation — Green & Sustainable Chemistry Challenge

The Elsevier Foundation Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge seeks to stimulate innovative chemistry research that helps the environment and low-resource communities. Proposals should outline innovative chemistry ideas that tackle some of the developing world’s greatest sustainability challenges. The winning project will receive €50 thousand, the second prize is €25 thousand. The Challenge is open to […]

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