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2021 Box Impact Fund: Call for Applications

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted October 18, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on November 4, 2021
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2021 Box Impact Fund will support digital transformation projects in two key areas:
• child welfare and
• crisis response.

Priority topics:
> Driving digital transformation;
> Empowering child welfare;
> Supporting crisis response.

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Eligibility Criteria
1. The Box Impact Fund supports digital transformation projects in two key areas:
a) child welfare;
b) crisis response.
2. Applicant organizations must:
a) have a declared and verifiable charitable or philanthropic mission to benefit communities;
b) have a recognized legal status in their respective country.
3. Applications must:
a) Demonstrate clear alignment with a digital transformation focus in the child welfare or crisis response areas;
b) Show potential for impact and the difference this project will make for your organization, and those you help;
c) Include a plan for inclusion of key stakeholder voices, buy-in and support;
d) Share your plan for achieving scale, including possible challenges and how you will address them.

Box will be donating USD$100K in four USD$25K awards within a 12 months period.

If your organization is actively engaged in child welfare and crisis response efforts, and you see an opportunity where digital transformation could help your work, they will love to receive an application from you.

Applications Deadline: 5 November 2021.

For more information please visit
https://www.box.org/impact-fund#faq

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Oct 18
Oct 18

Friendly reminders:
1. Find and analyze open and closed grants opportunities that interest you. Try to discover:
• what they have in common, and
• how you can think ahead / plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Gather or update paperwork (certificates, attests, statements, resumes, etc.) and information usually required by calls such this one;
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the proposal(s) and to train your grant writing skills as well;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal / project. Start NOW!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
a) Click on the Menu (left upper corner);
b) Type the name of your country in the search area (blank space); click enter;
c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting;
6. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network;
7. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others;
8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page. Hence more people will get to know World Pulse, this website and/or its Resource section.
Best regards,
Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Oct 20
Oct 20

Thanks, Ana.