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Sector: Core Infrastructure | Amount: $300,000 | Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Funding Type: Grants
Donor: Open Technology Fund
Who can apply?

  • Individuals of all ages irrespective of nationality, residency, creed, gender, or other factors, with the exception that OTF is not able to support applicants within countries that the United States has trade restrictions or export sanctions as determined by the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC);
  • Non-profit organization/non-government organization, including U.S.-based NGO, PIO, or foreign NGO;
  • Non-profit university or research institution in any country;
  • For-profit organization or business in any country;
  • Consortia of multiple people or organizations with one individual or organization designated as the lead applicant;
  • Have demonstrated experience administering successful projects, preferably targeting the requested program area, or similarly challenging program environments where OTF reserves the right to request additional background information on organizations;
  • Ideal applicants should not duplicate or simply add to efforts supported by other USG funding programs;
  • Ideal applicants must not reflect any type of support for any member, affiliate, or representative of a designated terrorist organization, whether or not elected members of government.

Country: Any country around the world.
Contact: For more information please visit Core Infrastructure Fund.

Sector: Internet | Amount: $300,000 | Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Funding Type: Grants
Donor: Open Technology Fund
Who can apply?

  • Preference is given to organizations and individuals without a history of prior support, and who have a deep understanding of the surveillance, censorship and security issues affecting communities from the Global South living in repressive environments.
  • Strong priority goes to projects with the potential for immediate impact and long-term sustainability, and that make intellectual property publicly available via open licensing and open source code.
  • OTF highly values projects that incorporate collaborative partnerships with other organizations and/or individuals within the internet freedom community or their respective area of focus.

Country: Any country around the world.
Contact: For more information please visit Internet Freedom Fund.

Sector: Micro business in all Sectors | Amount: Up to $10,000 | Deadline: Aug 01, 2019
Funding Type: Loan
Donor: SHE Investments
Who can apply? Small businesses creating jobs and social impact for communities
Country: Cambodia
Contact: For more information please visit Thriive Capital Loans Cambodia.

Sector: Horticulture | Amount: Businesses are eligible to apply for grants valued at up to 20% of their intended investment, but grant payment will not exceed $100,000. | Deadline: January 1 to December 31, 2019
Funding Type: Grants
Donor: Cambodia Harvest II
Who can apply? The program is designed for businesses making plant and capital investments (does not include working capital) that:

  • Are valued at least $100,000
  • Are made by September 30, 2020
  • Are directed to the horticulture sector or an activity supporting the horticulture sector
  • Expand horticultural sales and jobs in Battambang, Pursat, Kampong Thom, or Siem Reap although the capital can be invested anywhere in Cambodia.
  • Are registered in Cambodia (may be either foreign or domestic-owned).

*** Business must be registered in Cambodia and may be either foreign or domestic-owned.
Country: Cambodia only.
Contact: Applicants should request the concept paper template and submit to the Harvest II Grants Manager, grants@harvest2-kh.com. Clarifications or questions may also be directed to this email address. Concept paper should briefly and concisely answer the questions provided in the template, and will be accepted on a rolling basis from January 1 to December 31, 2019.

Sector: Horticulture | Amount: Up to $100,000 | Duration: Up to 12 months | Deadline: December 31, 2019
Funding Type: Grants
Donor: Cambodia Harvest II
Who can apply? This program is primarily direct at private sector entities, including wholesalers, processors, exporters, financial institutions, producer associations, business associations, MFI/banks, input suppliers and others. This program may consider concepts from NGOs if the concept promotes for-profit approaches.
Country: Cambodia only.
Contact: Applicants should request the concept paper template and submit to the Harvest II Grants Manager, grants@harvest2-kh.com. Clarifications or questions may also be directed to this email address. Concept paper should briefly and concisely answer the questions provided in the temple, and will be accepted on a rolling basis until December 31, 2019.

Sector: Technologies, Financing, Innovations | Amount: Proposals are accepted year-round across three stages:

  • Stage 1: Proof of Concept (Up to $200,000 - up to 3 years)
  • Stage 2: Testing and Positioning for Scale ($200,000 to $1,500,000 - up to 3 years)
  • Stage 3: Scaling ($1,500,000 to $5,000,000 - up to 5 years)
| Deadline: September 11, 2019
Funding Type: Grant
Donor: USAID, U.S. Global Development Lab, Development Innovation Ventures
Who can apply? Proposals are accepted year-round across three stages, from any type of organization.
Country: In any country in which USAID operates
Contact: For more information please visit Development Innovation Ventures.

Sector: Cybersecurity, Data Security and Integrity, Network Resiliency and Security | Amount: Between $5,000 and $25,000 | Deadline: Ongoing
Funding Type: Funding
Donor: Open Technology Fund
Who can apply?

  • Individuals of all ages irrespective of nationality, creed or sex;
  • Individuals who demonstrate skill and ability to conduct rapid response work;
  • Individuals who have intimate knowledge of the communities they are working with, and the digital threats they experience.

Country: Any country around the world.
Contact: For more information please visit Rapid Response Fund.