If you'd like to help improve the quality of life and social integration of the most disadvantaged among us, we can help you. Enter your project for the new calls for applications for social subsidies. With our social subsidies we support thousands of social and solidarity projects related to social inclusion, the fight against poverty, attention for disability and dependence, social entrepreneurism and interculturalism, art to improve society and training, among others.

OPEN CALLS

  • POSTDOCTORATE JUNIOR LEADER INCOMING

    From 7 July to 7 October 2021
    25 postdoctoral fellowships for researchers of all nationalities, to conduct a research project at accredited centres with the Severo Ochoa or María de Maeztu excellence award, Institutos de Investigación Sanitaria Carlos III or units qualified as "excellent" by the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia.

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  • POSTDOCTORATE JUNIOR LEADER RETAINING

    From 7 July to 7 October 2020
    15 postdoctoral fellowships for researchers of all nationalities to carry out research at any university or research centre in Spain and Portugal.

    ACCESS TO POSTDOCTORATE JUNIOR LEADER RETAINING

  • CaixaResearch Consolidate Call

    CALL PERMANENTLY OPEN
    Next cut-off for applications: September 10, 2021, at 2 p.m. CET

    Supports mature innovative projects (TRL4 or higher) with solid IP and commercialisation strategies to achieve investment-ready stages and bring them closer to the market.

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  • YOUTH EMPLOYMENT CALL

    From 24 February 2021 to 15 March 2022
    Direct support for business in hiring young people between the ages of 16 and 19 with cofinancing from the European Social Fund.

    ACCESS TO YOUTH EMPLOYMENT CALL

UPCOMING CALLS

  • Call for applications in Andalusia

    NEXT OPENING
    From 8 September, at 12 p.m. to 29 September 2021, at 5 p.m.
    The aim of this call is to collaborate with non-profit organisations that carry out their projects in Andalusia, promoting initiatives aimed particularly at socially vulnerable people in order to improve their quality of life and foster equal opportunities.

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  • Call for applications in The Canary Islands

    NEXT OPENING
    From 8 September, at 12 p.m. to 29 September 2021, at 5 p.m.
    The aim of this call is to collaborate with non-profit organisations that carry out their projects in the Canary Islands, promoting initiatives aimed particularly at socially vulnerable people in order to improve their quality of life and foster equal opportunities.

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CLOSED CALLS

  • SOCIAL ACTION IN RURAL AREAS

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    1ª etapa: Del 7 de abril al 4 de mayo de 2021, a las 17 h.
    2ª etapa: Del 23 de junio al 20 de julio de 2021, a las 17 h.
    Fortalecer la vida en el mundo rural.

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  • Interculturalism and social action

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Del 23 de junio al 20 de julio de 2021, a las 17 h
    La convivencia es clave para la cohesión social.

    Access to Interculturalism and social action

  • Housing for social inclusion

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Del 9 de junio, a las 12 h, al 5 de julio de 2021, a las 17 h
    Propiciar espacios residenciales de transición.

    Access to Housing for social inclusion

  • Social Research Call

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED

    Phase 2 - Full proposals:

    • From 13 May to 23 June 2021, at 2 pm CET

    We fund excellent, innovative and socially-oriented research projects.

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  • Socio-occupational insertion

    CONVOCATORIA CERRADA
    Del 5 de mayo al 8 de junio de 2021, a las 17 h
    El empleo como herramienta para el desarrollo personal.

    Access to Socio-occupational insertion

  • Bachelor Fellowships

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 15 April to 3 June 2021
    The ”la Caixa” Foundation call for 50 fellowships to undertake Bachelor studies in public universities or public higher education centres in Spain.

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  • INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Del 12 de mayo, a las 12 h, al 2 de junio de 2021, a las 17 h
    Generar oportunidades para reducir la pobreza y las desigualdades.

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  • ART FOR CHANGE

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 26 April to 1 June 2021
    Social transformation through art and culture.

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  • CHILD POVERTY AND SOCIAL EXCLUSION

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Del 7 de abril al 4 de mayo de 2021, a las 17 h
    Propiciar la igualdad de oportunidades.

    ACCESS TO CHILD POVERTY AND SOCIAL EXCLUSION

  • VIRTUAL COOPERANTESCAIXA CALL 2021

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 8 March to 5 April 2021
    Virtual international corporate volunteer programme to support ”la Caixa” Foundation's international programmes. Aimed exclusively at current and former employees of the ”la Caixa” Group.

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  • LEADERSHIP FOR LEARNING PROGRAMME

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 25 January to 19 March 2021
    We train and guide management teams of educational centers to promote educational improvement.

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  • Promotion of autonomy and care for ageing, disability and illness

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Del 2 de febrero al 11 de marzo de 2021, a las 17 h
    Mejorar la calidad de vida y la inclusión social.

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  • WEIZMANN INSTITUTE ”LA CAIXA” FOUNDATION POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 15 October 2020 to 2 March 2021
    ”la Caixa” Foundation and the Weizmann Institute of Science offer three postdoctoral fellowships of €30,000 a year for a period of two years to the most talented PhD graduates from Spain and Portugal to carry out research at the Weizmann Institute of Science.

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  • MIT AGING BRAIN INITIATIVE ”LA CAIXA” FOUNDATION POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 16 March 2020 to 1 March 2021
    Due to the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the deadline for submitting projects for this call has been extended to 1 March 2021
    ”la Caixa” Foundation offers three postdoctoral fellowships for up to three years in Aging Brain Initiative laboratories across MIT to the most talented PhD graduates.

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  • CaixaResearch Validate Call

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 19 January to 1 March 2021
    Contributes to transfer the results of research to society and the market, and encourages the creation of new products and companies related to life and health sciences. Provides support to early stage biomedical research projects (TRL 1-4) to help them validate their asset and define their valorisation plan.

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  • CaixaResearch Covid-19 Call

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Supports innovation projects to contribute to the management of the current and future pandemic crisis. The call specifically gives support to clinical and translational proposals that include clearly targeted technologies or projects to prevent, treat, monitor, or diagnose the COVID-19 disease.

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  • Assessment of educational programmes

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 30 November 2020 to 28 February 2021
    The call for assessing educational programmes has been designed to help teachers and educational centres to assess their educational projects, in order to raise awareness about what works in education and share it with the rest of the educational community.

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  • DOCTORATE INPHINIT RETAINING

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Until 25 February 2021
    30 PhD fellowships for early-stage researchers of any nationality to pursue their PhD studies in any research domain and any university or research center in Spain or Portugal.

    ACCESS TO DOCTORATE INPHINIT RETAINING

  • POSTGRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS ABROAD

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Until 11 February 2021
    ”la Caixa” Foundation grants 120 fellowships to carry out postgraduate studies at universities or centers of higher education in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA), North America or the Asia-Pacific zone.

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  • DOCTORATE INPHINIT INCOMING

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Until 4 February 2021
    35 PhD fellowships for early-stage researchers of any nationality to pursue their PhD studies in research centres accredited with the Spanish Seal of Excellence Severo Ochoa, María de Maeztu or Health Institute Carlos III and Portuguese units accredited as “excellent” according to the evaluation of the Fundação de Ciência e Tecnologia.

    ACCESS TO DOCTORATE INPHINIT INCOMING

  • CaixaResearch Health call

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 2 September to 3 December 2020
    New call for applications for biomedicine and health research project grants with a view to identifying and promoting the most promising initiatives of scientific excellence with the greatest value, potential and social impact. The research projects may be basic, clinical or translational.

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  • CALL FOR CURATOR APPLICATIONS

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 4 May to 23 September 2020
    The curator call for applications forms part of the ”la Caixa” Foundation’s programme to support emerging curators.

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  • JOURNALISM

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Until 15 September 2020
    ”la Caixa” Foundation and the EFE Agency are offering 10 ”la Caixa” Foundation fellowships aimed at students in their last year of a Journalism or Audiovisual Media degree at Spanish universities to carry out 18 months of practical training with the EFE Agency.

  • CaixaResearch Mobility – Global Medicine and Health call

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 20 January to 30 April 2020 at 2 pm CET
    Due to the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the deadline for submitting projects for this call has been extended to 30 April
    Collaborative Call among four independent private foundations - ”la Caixa” Foundation (Spain), Welcome (UK), the Volkswagen Foundation (Germany) and Novo Nordisk Foundation (Denmark) - for interdisciplinary research on “Mobility - Global Medicine and Health Research”.

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  • CALL FOR PRODUCTION APPLICATIONS

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 9 December 2019 to 23 March 2020
    The call for projects to produce artwork forms part of the ”la Caixa” Foundation’s programme to support artists by helping them produce a piece of artwork.

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  • CaixaForum Microconcerts Call

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Until 15 January 2020
    Are you a musician and would like to perform at the CaixaForum centres? Apply for next year's Microconcerts!

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  • Calls for applications of projects for reflection at the Community od Madrid

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 19 September to 19 November 2019
    New call for applications from Projects for Reflection in the Community of Madrid with the aim of encouraging reflection and dialogue to transform society, enhance the network of associations and strengthen its role as a place for organisations, associations and professionals to come together.

  • Call for applications Work 4 Progress 2019

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 11 July to 17 30 September 2019
    Addressed to non-profit organizations and aimed at promoting the creation of employment in India, Mozambique and Peru.

    ACCESS TO THE CALL FOR APPLICATIONS WORK 4 PROGRESS 2019

  • Challenge Work 4 Progress 2019

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 28 June to 2 September 2019
    For universities, companies and non-profit organisations providing innovative proved solutions to promote business initiatives among young women (India), improve crops (Mozambique) and improve irrigation systems (Peru).

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  • CALL FOR MOUNT SINAI ICAHN SCHOOL OF MEDICINE ”LA CAIXA” FOUNDATION POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 2 to 30 November 2018
    ”la Caixa” Foundation offers a two year postdoctoral fellowship to carry out a research project at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai on the promotion of health and healthy lifestyle habits relating to cardiovascular diseases, mentored by Dr Valentín Fuster, Physician-in-Chief at The Mount Sinai Medical Hospital and Director of Mount Sinai Heart.

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  • MIT-SPAIN "LA CAIXA" FOUNDATION SEED FUND

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    From 21 May to 17 September 2018
    Call for seed grants, for projects of research developed jointly in centers of Spanish research and at the MIT.

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  • UNITED WORLD COLLEGES

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Until 21 November 2016
    This call for applications is aimed at pupils in 4th year ESO or 1st year Baccalaureate who want to study an International Baccalaureate during the last two years of their secondary education at one of the centres belonging to the United World Colleges Foundation.

  • COMPETITION: "INCORPORA" PROGRAMME

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLOSED
    Extension of organisations in the province of Alicante, Ciudad Real, La Coruña, Huesca, Navarra and Teruel.

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