January 5, 2011 in Grants and Fellowships
The National Endowment for Democracy (NED), a private, nonprofit foundation based in the United States provides grants to support NGO projects around the world for the growth and strengthening of democratic institutions. The foundation was founded in 1983 and it provides more than 1000 grants per year to NGO's democracy in more than 90 countries. NED also offers fellowships and undertakes research and international exchange for democratic activists, human rights advocates, journalists, professors and researchers.
NED is now accepting grant applications from NGOs working around the world working for the promotion and advancement of human rights, an independent media, the rule of law and other democratic goals. Activist organizations in transitional authoritarian countries working to promote democracy, liberalization and the protection of human rights can also seek financial support from NED through its grants program.
For more information and application procedures, click here.
Source Link: http://www.fundsforngos.org/latest-funds-for-ngos/national-endowment-democracy-accepting-grant-applications-ngos-promoting-human-rights-democracy#ixzz1ACLwTcwN