If you answer yes to the questions above, apply for a Sudden Opportunity Grant to promote the right to freedom of expression and fight cultures of self-censorship!
This grant is available from Euro 5,000 to Euro 200,000 for an intervention that will last between 6 and 12 months.
Who do we wish to fund?
Applications are being accepted from a coalition, network or consortia with participation of human rights defenders, journalists, bloggers, NGOs and self-interested individuals or intellectuals who jointly and collectively seek the promotion and protection of civil and political rights of Voice target groups.
HOW TO APPLY??
Please follow these steps:
Read throughly the Grant Manual for guidelines on how to apply, what is expected of grantees, criteria, schedule, and the granting process in Kenya.Take the eligibility test available on the next tab to assess whether you are eligible.If you have passed the eligibility test, you need to send an Email to firstname.lastname@example.org to describe your collective action in 1 to 2 paragraphs. In this Email you need to describe what the sudden opportunity is, the actions you intend to take, the actors undertaking the collective action, the amount needed and the duration. If the collective action meets the criteria of the grant, Voice will contact you to discuss further and send you an application form to complete.We aim to make decisions within 4 weeks after application. Projects that are rewarded with funding must be implemented within 6 – 12 months after approval of the application.
Should you have any questions, please read the FAQ first. If the information is not sufficient, please write to email@example.com for more information. We also encourage you to look at the Voice grantees’ page for an overview of what kind of projects Voice funds.
Dedaline: December 31st, 2018.