14 June 2022, 14:40
Opportunities for communities, CSOs, and activists

The whole world supports Ukraine and even during the war, our cities and communities have opportunities to improve and become more resilient. We have collected a selection of such offers. Apply, enjoy, and get stronger!


ATCs and local government agencies

Grant program “PEOPLE for PEOPLE: the world saves Ukrainian communities”

Grants to support communities in conditions of war to restore social infrastructure and humanitarian needs. 

No deadline.

Small project grants from the Swiss Cooperation Office in Ukraine

Grants up to UAH 600,000 for CSOs and state bodies to engage local initiatives and the community.

No deadline.

Global Innovation Fund

Grants for socially important innovative projects aimed at improving people's lives, both for civil society organizations and for state bodies and organizations. 

No deadline.

Small grants program for environmental projects 

Grants for communities and CSOs for projects that solve environmental problems in communities.

No deadline.

Funds for energy efficiency development

Grants and loans to local authorities for projects aimed at increasing energy efficiency and improving the environmental situation in communities. 

No deadline.

Founding a common garden in cities

Grant up to 10,000 to start a joint garden in the cities of Ukraine. 

Deadline: by the end of June.

Modernization of the infrastructure of the vocational education system in Ukraine

Where: Poltava, Zaporizhzhia, Mykolayiv, Vinnytsia, Rivne, Lviv, Chernivtsi oblasts.

Grants for the creation of a modern infrastructure of vocational education that will popularize it among students.

No deadline.

Selection of communities for the organization of children's summer clubs with the support of the DECIDE project 

Up to 30 territorial communities will be selected, where activities involving ID children under educational institutions will be conducted this summer.

Deadline: 15 June.

Franchise “Camp zBUR”

Possibility to co-organize the camp according to the BUT method, to engage young people in volunteering and building Ukraine. 

Deadline: 14 June.

Partnership of educational institutions with the ENGin program

Establishing a partnership between educational institutions and the ENGin program, which helps Ukrainian young people improve their knowledge of English free of charge. 

No deadline

Local CSOs and active citizens

Selection of CSOs for the creation of public activity hubs

Financial and other assistance for CSOs that want to create local hubs of public activity.

Where: Lviv, Khmelnytskyi, Ivano-Frankivsk, Chernivtsi, Rivne, Volyn, and Zakarpattia oblasts.

Deadline: 17 June.

Grant for the opening of spaces for families of defenders 

Helping small initiatives that wish to support the families of defenders and have their own premises to create a space for understanding and communication.

Deadline: 24 June.

Grants to strengthen local government accountability, advocacy, and decentralization  

A competition for grants for non-governmental organizations to carry out activities to promote public discussion of the most significant changes in the legislation on local self-government. 

Where: Lviv, Poltava, Volyn, Zhytomyr, Odesa, Zakarpattia, and Rivne oblasts.

Deadline: July 29/August 26.

USAID project Democratic Governance East Activity

Search for the concepts of grant projects for the implementation of measures aimed at supporting civil organizations during the russian invasion of Ukraine, as well as support for public and non-governmental organizations (non-profit and profitable) that support and strengthen new/displaced communities at the front line.

Deadline: August 4.

Rapid support for the capacity of civil society in Ukraine to act in emergencies

Grants for additional capabilities and resources to respond quickly and flexibly to the needs of civil society in emergencies.

No deadline.

Rapid Response Grants Competition for Women's/Feminist Organizations

The competition is aimed at strengthening the capacity of women's/feminist organizations to respond to the pressing problems and challenges faced by women and girls, with a focus on the needs of vulnerable groups of women and girls.

Deadline: 2023.




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