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Nordic Welfare Center (NWC) grants for Networking Activities 2022 (deadline: 10-Dec-21)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted November 24, 2021 from Brazil
Expires on December 9, 2021
Nordic Welfare Center (NWC) logo
Nordic Welfare Center (NWC) logo

The Nordic Welfare Center (NWC) is seeking applications for Networking Activities 2022 to help organisations of people with disabilities in the Nordic countries to exchange experience and knowledge, develop projects or build up partnerships with their equivalent organisations.

The aim of the funding is to help organisations of people with disabilities in the Nordic countries to exchange experience and knowledge, develop projects or build up partnerships with their equivalent organisations in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Northwest Russia.

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Eligibility Criteria:
1. National organisations, associations and groups and networks of national organisations, associations and groups – of, for and with persons with disabilities or chronic diseases. Foundations that have objects, activity and participation that are similar in nature to those of member-based organisations may be considered.
2. Networking activities must engage participants from at least three Nordic countries, or two Nordic countries and at least one Baltic State or one region in Northwest Russia.
3. The activity must have a specific programme and take place in the Nordic region, the Baltic region or Northwest Russia.
4. Focus Areas:
a) Human rights;
b) Sustainable development;
c) Freedom of movement.
5. The activity must promote the interests of people with disabilities in society in some way.

Activities can receive funding of up to SEK 5,000 per Nordic country and up to SEK 10,000 kronor per Baltic State or region in Northwest Russia. In addition to this are additional expenses resulting from disabilities.

The application for funding for networking activities is open until December 10, 2021.

For more information, please visit https://nordicwelfare.org/en/disability-issues/the-funding-scheme/

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Nov 24
Nov 24

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, letters of recommendation, 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 (repost it). Hence more people will get to know World Pulse, this website and / or its Resource Exchange section.

Best regards,

Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Nov 24
Nov 24

Thanks, Ana.