Project grants – child health, education and protection
The UBS Optimus Foundation invites applications for its project grants. These support innovative projects around the world focusing on child health, early education and child protection. Projects should address these topics in one of the following priority countries: Brazil; Mexico; Peru; Sierra Leone; Ghana; Ivory Coast; Liberia; South Africa; Bangladesh; China and Hong Kong; India; Indonesia; Nepal; the Philippines; Switzerland, Germany and the UK.
Any organisation or institution may apply, including organisations and researchers involved in education, public health, nutrition, and the reduction of violence against children. Applications involving partnerships between organisations of different disciplines, and between non-governmental organisations and universities or other research institutions are encouraged.