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Offer: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: UNFPII: SMALL GRANTS PROGRAMME 2011

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Indigenous peoples’ organizations, associations and NGOs, academic and other nonprofit organizations and national committees for the Second International Decade can apply for the Trust Fund’s Small Grants Programme 2011. Projects can be proposed in the areas of culture, education, health, human rights, the environment and social and economic development. All projects should primarily be focused upon indigenous peoples and they should directly benefit them. Deadline for applications: October 1, 2010.

Applications for grants under the Small Grants Programme under the Second Decade will be accepted between 1 July 2010 and 1 October 2010. Applications are to be submitted to: indigenousfund@un.org during this time period. Applications submitted outside of this time period or to other email addresses will not be considered for funding. The proposals will be assessed by the Bureau of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in May 2011 and successful applicants will receive notice thereafter. A list of organizations awarded grants will also be posted on this website.

Please note:

Project must have a focus on indigenous peoples
All applicants must submit their project proposals in accordance with the Trust Fund Project Proposal Format and include both a summary sheet and a proposal document
Projects will be disregarded if the required information is not present.
Additional information pertaining to the proposal will not be accepted beyond the deadline of submission (1 October 2010)
For further information and to apply, please visit the http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/unpfii/en/second_trustfund.html

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