Grants & Opportunities
Indigenous Youth COVID-19 Response Small Grants Programme
The grant will enable indigenous youth (ages 18-35) to access small financial grants to facilitate their work. Depending on the scale of their projects, grant recipients will receive up to 3,000 USD to implement COVID-19 response projects in their countries or communities over a period of three months.
Deadline: August 28
COVID-19 Emergency Fund for Journalists
The application is open for writers, photographers, videographers, audio journalists, cartographers, filmmakers, and data visualization experts for local coverage of the preparation, response, and impact of this global pandemic as seen through evidence-based reporting.
Journalism Relief Fund
International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF)
The IWMF's Journalism Relief Fund is open to women-identifying journalists in dire straits - journalists who have faced significant financial hardship, lost work, were recently laid off or who urgently need assistance to avoid severe, irreversible outcomes.
The COVID-19 Detect & Protect Challenge
United Nations Development Program (UNDP)
United Nations Development Programme and Hackster.io are joining forces with the world’s brightest technology companies. We are calling on hardware and software developers, product designers, scientists, hackers, makers, and innovators to come together to work for those who will be hardest hit by this pandemic.
COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund
The Pollination Project
We are offering funding to groups to shift their work to the virtual realm so that they are still able to meet community needs in these times where social distancing, quarantine, and isolation are necessary. Examples include developing platforms for remote work and purchasing subscriptions to existing services.