LIFE e.V. (EN)

LIFE e.V. (Germany) is a non-profit association offering services in the field of education and training, consulting and networking since 1988. The organization is active on the local, regional, national and European level. The main areas of activities are: development  of new educational concepts, learning methods and e-learning content with a special focus on gender and diversity issues for different marginalised target groups, e.g. primary and secondary schools; training for career advancement for disadvantaged and marginalised students of secondary schools (most of them from a migrant background and living in deprived districts); vocational training and support for career entry for young mothers, especially from disadvantaged groups and migrant communities; development of gender adequate training methods and materials; organization of networks to promote equality of opportunity in the educational sector and in the labour market.

 

Further information: www.life-online.de

 

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Call for Proposals Education Grassroots Activism in Hungary

 

The Open Society Education Support Program is pleased to invite project proposals from Hungarian civil society organizations that aim to work towards community cohesion and a strengthened, more vocal grassroots educational civil society through the involvement of a wide range of education stakeholders.

Project proposals should address one or more of the following themes: discrimination in education and promoting equal opportunities for all; promoting the role of education in increasing well-being and civic participation; playing a mediating role between vulnerable groups and the mainstream society; mobilizing and uniting divided communities around issues of education and social inclusion; and articulating key messages on the above themes to the wider public and policymakers. 


Eligibility Criteria


Organizations registered in Hungary that cumulatively meet the following criteria are eligible to apply:

  • formally registered grassroots organizations with a not-for-profit character and established legal status
  • organizations carrying out work related to formal or non-formal education, social inclusion, or youth work
  • organizations working at the community level and making use of volunteer support

 

Guidelines


Project proposals should be submitted in English using the provided application form and budget template. The implementation period must not fall outside September 1, 2017–August 31, 2018. The maximum grant size is U.S.$15,000.

 

For more information and downloadable files (complete guidelines, project proposal form, budget template), please visit the Open Society Foundations website.

Submissions should be made via the Open Society Foundations Grant Portal.

 

Required Documentation


To complete your submission, you will be asked to upload a completed proposal form, including completed Annex 1 and Annex 2, a filled-in budget template, the organization’s latest annual financial report, and CVs of project manager(s) and the organization’s leadership. Download the complete guidelines, budget template, and grant proposal form from the Download Files section.

The application deadline is June 16, 2017 (5:00 p.m. CET). Incomplete or late applications will not be given consideration.

Successful applicants will be notified by July 11, 2017. Rejection letters will be issued by July 18, 2017.