COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

Last updated: 12/07/21

For non-COVID specific funding opportunities for last mile distributors see the LMD funding database.

  • DEG’s Up-scaling programme is receiving applications from SMEs that intend to scale up innovative business models with high development impact (Africa and India).
  • Open Road Alliance is offering charitable grants and four types of loans to organisations affected by or directly responding to COVID-19 (global).
  • The Aavishkaar Group’s Facility for Humane Action is welcoming proposals for grant funding linked to five key areas related to combatting the impacts of COVID-19 (India only).
  • Via the Action Against Corona platform, Norrsken is seeking initiatives working to address the COVID-19 challenge in order to connect them with suitable funding (global).
  • Startups versus COVID-19 houses a range of opportunities for Indian startups seeking to tackle challenges related to COVID-19 (India only).