The IFHE Development Fund offers project grants to professionals in developing countries and is managed by IFHE-US. Funding may be requested to:
Next grants will be awarded at the IFHE World Congress in Atlanta, USA in 2020. To apply, please use the IFHE Development Fund Application form. Deadline for application is 20. February 2020.
2016 - 2020
Water Harvesting, India: Enhancing the impact of water harvesting structures in the Thar Desert.
Knowledge Dissemination, India: Sharing results of rainwater harvesting impacts on women and girls in a workshop.
2012 - 2016
Health Education Campaign, India: Educating women about health issues and health care access with the help of a community radio station.
Computer Assisted Pattern Drafting, Nigeria: Developing computer software to teach pattern drafting with the aim to enhance the appeal of sewing classes and improve clothing production.
2008 - 2012
Hay-Box Cooking Project, South Africa: Training how to cook without a fire for poor communities in and around Ennerdale, about 30kms from Johannesburg.
Schools Desks and Nutrition, Kenya: The Dago Dala Hera commuinity-based organization improves its daycare feeding and table manners.
School Gardening Project, Virgin Islands: Teaching nutrition and encouraging the consumption of vegetables with elementary school children.
Fire Pot Project, Kenya: Making energy saving and smoke reducing fire-place liners.
Learn about DAP activities inSierra Leone, Honduras and the Caribbean after the hurricanes (Presentation at the 109th American Association of Family and Consumers Sciences AAFCS Annual Conference & Expo).
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