NGO Management - Indian NGO Funding Training Agencies Database

NGO Portal is a comprehensive knowledgebase of NGO’s and Non-Profits from India and around the world.
It contains a wealth of information regarding NGOs, NGO management, finalcial and legal aspects.
Contact  |  Sitemap
NGO Portal is a comprehensive knowledgebase of NGO’s and Non-Profits from India and around the world.
It contains a wealth of information regarding NGOs, NGO management, finalcial and legal aspects.ngo database, ngo funding agencies, ngo india, indian ngos, international ngos, ngo training institutes
, financial management related ngos, legal aspects related ngos, fcra related ngo, income tax related ngo, registration related ngo,
provident fund related ngo, grants management in ngo, hr related ngo, developement jobs in ngo, consultants in ngo, admin related ngo,
vehicle management in ngo, travel related ngo, contracts in ngo, ngo news

Oak Foundations Joint India Programme Grants

Activities: Others

The Indian government provides safety nets for the most vulnerable but many people find it hard to access them because of social and geographical barriers. We recognise that it will take time to make these provisions readily accessible for everyone and hope to assist in this process.

In the Joint India Programme, we have five Oak Programmes that work together to address a combination of issues that affect populations with less access to resources in Jharkhand and West Bengal located in east India. Ultimately, we aim to: improve the lives of the most marginalised groups; institutionalise practices that address poverty and social injustice; and build strong organisations at the grassroots.

We consider requests for funding that meet the overall mission and goals of the Foundation. We fund a variety of time-bound projects, core costs, technical assistance and collaborative activities. Each programme has its own funding criteria, geographic scope and requirements.

We occasionally initiate our own programmes or form initiatives in our areas of interest by issuing calls for proposals on our website, or convening policymakers and practitioners to explore solutions to critical issues.
 
Our principles

While each programme has its own areas of focus, as a whole, we adhere to seven funding principles. These include funding initiatives that:

target root causes of problems;
are replicable either within a sector or across geographical locations;
include plans for long-term sustainability;
strive to collaborate with like-minded organisations;
demonstrate good financial and organisational management;
value the participation of people (including children) and communities; and
have secured co-funding;
 
Trends in our grant-making

Oak Foundation has an annual grant-making budget of more than USD 150 million and makes grants to organisations located in countries worldwide. See our recent Annual Report for more details on our grant-making.

Our grant-making has evolved over the years and in recent times we have increased:

the length and size of grants;
the number of core support grants;
support to capacity building, policy work, campaigns and new types of social movements; and
joint programming work to address issues from many different perspectives.
 

Funding Restrictions

We do not provide support to individuals, and do not provide funding for scholarships or tuition assistance for undergraduate or postgraduate studies. We also do not fund religious organisations for religious purposes or election campaigns.

Except in special circumstances or in Zimbabwe, we generally do not provide programme grants under USD 25,000
 

 

« Back

Similar Posts

Ford Foundation Grants New Ideas

Arcus Foundation Grants - LGBT Rights & Conservation of Apes

Charles Steward Mott Foundation Grants for South Africa

Open Society Public Health Program Grants

UNDEF Grants to Advance and Support Democracy

Small Grants to Support Research in Family Planning

Souter Charitable Trust Grants

Elton John AIDS Foundation Grants

Charles Hayward Foundation Grants

Aziz Foundation Grants

Uganda Sudden Opportunity Grant

The Chrysalis Trust Grants

Advertise with Us








Home |  About Us |  NGO Database |  Funding Agencies |  Financial/Legal |  HR & Admin |  Grants Management

Some information contained in this website has been collected from various sources including other websites on the internet. While all the information is deemed to be correct, NGOPortal.org has not verified them and does not endorse the accuracy of the information published on this website. Readers are strongly advised to verify them on their own and use the information at their own risk.

© Copyright 2020 NGO Portal. All Rights Reserved. Website Developed by Webtenet