The Asia Foundation accepts pre-proposal grants from non government organizations (NGOs) throughout India/Asia all round the year.
The Foundation is a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia that supports projects falling within different programme areas specifically in Asia. It undertakes grant making with organizations as a collaborative process of problem identification and strategic planning within the areas of interest.
Programme Areas:
1. Governance and Law
2. Conflict Resolution
3.  Economic Development
4. Women’s Empowerment
5. Environment
6. Regional Cooperation.
7. Law & justice
8. Elections & political processes.
9. Exchanges

Eligibility Criteria:
1. Applicant can be Indian or Asian based organization/NGOs.
2. The Foundation directs its grant support to activities that are within its current interests.
3. The Foundation does not make grants to individuals or U.S-based organizations.
4. Periodic written reports from the grantee to the Foundation are required through the life of the project, typically on a semi-annual basis.