Funding

The Stellenbosch Foundation is responsible for fundraising and donor cultivation at Stellenbosch University. Please contact Sonia Schoeman at sonia@sun.ac.za / 021 808 2830 or Nicoline Coetzer at nicoline@sun.ac.za / 021 808 9160 for further information.

Also visit CSI Management Agency Tshikululu for funds such as Anglo American, De Beers, First Rand, Westbank etc.

Requests for Funding Proposals

The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation, an institute with the aim to ensure that lessons learnt from South Africa’s transition from apartheid to democracy are taken into account as the nation moves ahead, invites 1994-born youth currently living in South Africa to participate in the Youth Reconciliation Arts Awards. For more information, click here. Deadline: 31 August 2012
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is accepting nominations for the second annual Gates Vaccine Innovation Award, which aims to recognize, celebrate, and spur transformative ideas for achieving health impact through the delivery of vaccines. For this award, the foundation is looking for ideas big and small that are resulting in tangible improvements in vaccine coverage in developing country communities. Read more Deadline: 31 August 2012
Launched by SAP, an international enterprise application software company, and Ashoka Changemakers, The Power of Small: Entrepreneurs Strengthening Local Economies is a global competition for organizations and partnerships with innovative strategies designed to help emerging entrepreneurs and small businesses grow and thrive in underserved communities. Read more Deadline: 5 September 2012

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, which seeks to stimulate development of Parkinson's disease therapeutics, is accepting pre-proposals for its Target Validation program. This program supports efforts by nonprofit, for-profit, and public entities to determine whether manipulating a novel biological target provides a disease-relevant beneficial outcome in a whole-animal mammalian model of PD. Read more

Deadline: 26 September 2012