Grant Opportunities

Embassy of France to Ghana: Sankofa Small Grants Programme 2021

Embassy of France to Ghana: Sankofa Small Grants Programme 2021


Deadline: 10-Mar-21

The Embassy of France to Ghana is seeking high quality project proposals for its “Sankofa” Small Grants Programme 2021 that seek to preserve, promote, advocate and educate on culture and heritage.

Download Ebooks on How to Raise Funds and more!

Sample Proposals

Deadline-Free Grants

Grants Map

Deadline Calendar

Unlimited Donor Search Power

Specific Grant Alerts in Your Email Inbox

The Premium Grants Database

Early Grant Information for NGOs

The Embassy aims for the second year to encourage the strengthening of civil societies and communities amongst other actors in Ghana towards the better preservation, promotion and rehabilitation on culture and heritage.

Focus Areas

Youth Initiative to enhance Peace and Security and Improve Democratic Governance in Africa

NGO Grants to advance Maternal, Child Health and HIV/AIDS Outcomes

Faith-based Foundation Funding for Construction Projects and Purchase of Books, Computers, Vehicles and Medical Equipment

Human Rights Grant Oppportunity ($200,000 CAD and $500,000 CAD) for LGBTQ2I Communities

International Funding for Cultural Heritage Preservation Projects

Small Grants to conserve the Forest for Sustainable Development

Joint Call for addressing Human Rights Issues and promoting Peace

Funding Call for NGO Projects that strive to make a Social Impact

Turn your Environmental Project Idea into a Reality with up to €10.000 Grants: Apply Now

Turn your Environmental Project Idea into a Reality with up to €10.000 Grants: Apply Now

USD 1 MILLION Grants for Innovative Solutions to combat Water Scarcity

Climate Fund to alleviate energy poverty in Developing Countries

This Request for Applications is open to strengthening the Economic Development Efforts

Grants for African CSOs to implement activities in SGBV, SRHR, HP, and VAWG

Small Research Grants for the improvement of education

Protecting Heritage Sites such as, but not limited to, historic buildings, archaeological sites, already protected under international conventions (UNESCO) or not protected, or Ghana national parks;
Promoting And Developing Responsible Tourism in places of particular interest (with strong touristic potential, archaeological, cultural and scientific interest, etc.);
Building Local Communities Capacities to deal with the interest of these tangible/intangible heritage sites (promotion, training, education, economical exploitation, etc.)
Funding Information

Each successful project will be supported with a grant of a minimum of 5,000€ and a maximum of 8,000€.
Eligible Actions

Advocating and implementing educational activities in favour of heritage preservation (creating tours, academic materials for schools/general public, or communication tools such as books, video, animation films, comics…);
Training guides of cultural, touristic, natural and or historical in relation with publicauthorities / academia.
Empowering citizens to participate in the local protection of cultural and heritage monuments through high level advocacy.
Enhancing the active roles of local communities towards their participation in tourism and towards sustainable tourism development (production of crafts or derived products with a sustainability and commercialization plan, light renovation works…);
Organizing events of exhibitions showcasing tangible/intangible heritage and outstanding value of a particular site (including light works/repairs for museums).
Eligibility Criteria

5 Steps to Fundraising Success for Small and Grassroots NGOs

How to Write Proposals on Projects Addressing Climate Change

How to conduct Successful Donor Meetings?

How to Organize Nonprofit Fundraising Events?

Turn your Environmental Project Idea into a Reality with up to €10.000 Grants: Apply Now

How can Short Concept Notes attract Large Funding

How to Plan and Prepare the Budget for a USAID Project Proposal

The fundsforNGOs Guide for NGOs on Corporate Social Responsibility

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (South Africa)

How to assess Your NGO using the USAID’s Organizational Capacity Assessment (OCA) Tool

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (Uganda)

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (Nigeria)

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (Kenya)

The Best Upcoming Global Grant Opportunities for NGOs in 2021

Top Upcoming Grants for NGOs in 2021 (India)

Any Civil Society Organization (CSO) legally registered to operate in Ghana can apply Conditions for CSOs:

CSO’s that are legally registered and recognized in Ghana;
CSO’s that are affiliated to known coalitions and networks;
CSO’s with offices in the regions, and especially in the districts where they plan to implement the project. Credible national CSO’s may also collaborate with local CSO’s located within their preferred project districts to apply for a Project.
For more information, visit https://gh.ambafrance.org/Call-for-Applications-Sankofa-Small-Grants-Programme-2021

Laisser un commentaire