Applications Open for Mawazo Challenge 2016: Solving Community Problems

Deadline: 15 August 2016

Are you passionate about solving community problems? Can you design a competition or award scheme that will foster and support great ideas to solve problems in health, education or water, hygiene and sanitation? If yes, then apply for the Mawazo Challenge 2016.

Human Development Innovation Fund (HDIF) is currently inviting applicants for its Mawazo Challenge 2016 with an aim to identify and support innovations that have the potential to create social impact in education, health and, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) across Tanzania.  There are three main components of the programme:

  • Inspiring quad-aligned networking and strategic awards that cultivate the innovation ecosystem in human development.
  • Catalyzing the diffusion of innovations in human development.
  • Transforming the focus and quantity of evidence available to key stakeholders on the practice of innovation in human development.

Award Information

The most promising ideas will be rewarded 5,000,000 TZS, 2,500,000 TZS, and 1,500,000 TZS!

Eligibility Criteria

  • HDIF is looking for talented individuals or groups, of all ages and backgrounds, to apply with bold ideas to make a positive impact in the community.
  • The Competition is open from locally-registered companies, NGOs, universities, hubs, living labs, ecosystem players and individuals permanently residing in Tanzania.
  • Government organisations are not eligible to participate.

How to Apply

Applicants must fill the application form in English and submit it in an electronic format to HDIF

Note: Winners will be announced by 30th September 2016!

For more information, please visit Mawazo Challenge 2016.

Join Premium to Download

Nordic Culture Point: Accepting Applications for Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme

Nordic Culture Point: Accepting Applications for Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme

Bangladesh

Counterpart International: Promoting Advocacy and Rights Project in Bangladesh

European Commission: Support to Combating Discriminations by Improving Inclusiveness in Compulsory Education – EU Supported Scholarship Programme

European Commission: Support to Combating Discriminations by Improving Inclusiveness in Compulsory Education – EU Supported Scholarship Programme

EU-Haiti Call for Proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights

EU-Haiti Call for Proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) 2018-2019

AIDS United: Request for Proposals for 2019 Syringe Access Fund

AIDS United: Request for Proposals for 2019 Syringe Access Fund

EASST: Seeking Proposals for 2019 Research Grant Program

EASST: Seeking Proposals for 2019 Research Grant Program

CPI-Bangladesh Request for Applications: Promoting Advocacy and Rights (PAR) Project

CPI-Bangladesh Request for Applications: Promoting Advocacy and Rights (PAR) Project

Applications Open for European Cross-Border Grants Program 2019

Call for Applications: TMU Grants Program 2019

IDB: Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean

Civil Society

EU: Civil Society Organization and Local Authorities in Development

Call for Nominations: 2019 Africa Food Prize

Call for Nominations: 2019 Africa Food Prize

Fondo de Mujeres del Sur 2nd Call for Proposals: Leading from the South

Fondo de Mujeres del Sur 2nd Call for Proposals: Leading from the South

European Commission: Call for Proposals on Capacity-building in the area of Rights of the Child and Child-friendly Justice

European Commission: Call for Proposals on Capacity-building in the area of Rights of the Child and Child-friendly Justice

GCE-India Fifth Call for Proposals: Empowering Revolutionary Ideas that Address Global Health Challenges

GCE-India Fifth Call for Proposals: Empowering Revolutionary Ideas that Address Global Health Challenges

2019 EVAWI Call for Proposals for International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Violence Across the Lifespan

2020 Call for Applications: United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture

U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia: Seeking Applications for 2019 Alumni Grants Program

U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia: Seeking Applications for 2019 Alumni Grants Program

Mongolia

Friends of Mongolia announced Spring 2019 Community Grant Application

Tiina and Antti Herlin Foundation Grant Program under the 2019 theme of 'Urgent Action on Climate Change'

Tiina and Antti Herlin Foundation Grant Program under the 2019 theme of ‘Urgent Action on Climate Change’

Myanmar

U.S. Mission to India: Catalysts for Change – Accelerating the Anti-trafficking Movement in Eastern India

European Commission: Support to Combating Discriminations by Improving Inclusiveness in Compulsory Education – EU Supported Scholarship Programme

Nordic Council of Ministers’ Programme for NGOs in Nordic and Baltic Countries

USAID-Libya: Accepting Concept Papers for Local Governance and Civil Society (LGCS) Program

USAID-Libya: Accepting Concept Papers for Local Governance and Civil Society (LGCS) Program

Nordic Culture Point’s Network Funding to Strengthen Artistic and Cultural Cooperation

Nordic Culture Point’s Network Funding to Strengthen Artistic and Cultural Cooperation

Environmental Conservation

Innovation Fund Denmark announces 2019 Green Growth under “Grand Solutions” Programme

>