Jan Kalyan Yojana

In early January 2016, job forums on the Internet started reporting about a Jan Kalyan Yojana announced by the Uttar Pradesh Government for recruitment of 72,530 Vikas Karmi or Development Managers. Many users paid money to register on the different websites to become eligible for taking part in the written selection test. So is the … Continue reading “Jan Kalyan Yojana”

India NGO Awards 2015

The India NGO Awards 2015, is an annual initiative organized by the Resource Alliance.The awards sponsored by the Rockfeller Foundation and EdelGive Foundation seeks to recognize outstanding NGO’s for their programs in India.The awards also seeks to promote organizational sustainability at NGO’s, while at the same time strengthening civil society. The organizers are now inviting entries for the 2015 edition. … Continue reading “India NGO Awards 2015”

World Bank gives Rs 1 Crore in grants to expand operations in North East India

After months of deliberating, site visits, evaluations, and hard decisions, India Development Marketplace and IFC’s South Asia Inclusive Business Models Group, have announced the finalists of the 2014 India Development Marketplace program. The World Bank’s Development Marketplace (DM) is a competitive grant program that funds innovative, development projects with high potential for development impact that are scalable or replicable. … Continue reading “World Bank gives Rs 1 Crore in grants to expand operations in North East India”

Funding announced for innovation in Secondary Education

A partnership of philanthropic organizations announced yesterday $16 million in grants and a commitment of an additional $13 million in the next year for innovative projects that will increase the participation, quality, and relevance of secondary education for economically disadvantaged and marginalized children in developing countries. The announcement was made at the Global Philanthropy Forum’s … Continue reading “Funding announced for innovation in Secondary Education”

Power to Empower 2013 Challenge Winners announced

India’s 1st Skills Enterprise Challenge, ‘Power to Empower’ announces the winners for its third edition. National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) and India@75 have announced Ramesh Swamy of UNNATI and Arindam Dasgupta of Tamul Plates Marketing Pvt. Ltd. as the winners of the Power to Empower 2013 Challenge (P2E 2013). Supported by the Muthoot Pappachan Foundation, … Continue reading “Power to Empower 2013 Challenge Winners announced”

Miscellaneous schemes for NGO’s – Grants , Loans & funding

SCHEMES OF MINISTRY OF YOUTH AFFAIRS AND SPORTS I. SCHEME FOR ASSISTANCE TO YOUTH CLUBS Objective Youth is potent force in the society whose organized voluntary efforts can promote nationally accepted valves, consciousness against social evil, development of fitness culture, etc. such voluntary efforts can thus help in building a healthy society contributing to national … Continue reading “Miscellaneous schemes for NGO’s – Grants , Loans & funding”

Schemes for NGO’s working with Tribals and Schedule Castes

There are three on-going schemes with the Ministry, which are open for participation of Voluntary Organizations and Non-Governmental Organizations. • Grant-in-aid to Voluntary Organizations working for welfare of Scheduled Tribes (GVWST). • Educational Complex in low literacy pockets for the development of women in tribal areas (ECLP). • Vocational Training Centres (VTC). In addition to … Continue reading “Schemes for NGO’s working with Tribals and Schedule Castes”