World Health Organization: World No Tobacco Day 2019 Awards

Deadline: 8 March 2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) is currently seeking nominations to the World No Tobacco Day Awards of individuals or organizations in each of the six WHO Regions for their accomplishments in the area of tobacco control.

There will be a maximum of six World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) awards per WHO region. Two of the awardees might be granted special recognition by means of a WHO Director-General Special Recognition Award.

WHO HQ will announce the awardees in WHO Tobacco Free Initiative’s website site five days before 31 May.

Theme

Tobacco and lung health

Eligibility Criteria

  • Anyone can submit names for consideration.
  • Who can be nominated:
    • The nominee can be an individual or a collective (e.g., a nongovernmental organization devoted to tobacco control) or a government department/Ministry that has made outstanding contribution to tobacco control.
    • The nominee must have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the policies and measures contained in the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control and its guidelines, particularly in relation to the theme of World No Tobacco Day.
  • Who cannot be nominated:
    • WHO or other United Nations staff and their relatives.
    • People or collectives employed by or involved with the tobacco industry and their relatives.
    • People or collectives who had received a World No Tobacco Day award in the two previous years.

How to Apply

Applicants can download the nomination form via given website.

For more information, please visit https://www.who.int/tobacco/wntd/2019-awards-call-for-nominations/en/

  • Avatar Talibita Moses says:

    I shall take part

  • Embassy of Canada for Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras launched Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

    Australian Government inviting Applicants for Community Heritage Grants Program

    Embassy of Japan in Georgia announces Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Program

    The Creability Movement: Open Call for Curator in Residence

    Apply for Tandem Ukraine Programme

    Project Learning Tree Seeking Applications for GreenWorks Grants

    Franklin Furnace Fund for Early Career Artists around the World

    CEDIL announces Call for Proposals for Research Projects

    Youth Forums Canada Program for Canadian Organizations

    UN Women Seeking Proposals for Supporting to Women’s Engagement in Peacemaking in Afghanistan

    Fulbright-Hovnanian Grant inviting applicants from Armenia

    The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Minsk announces Small Grants Program 2019

    EU Seeking Proposals for EIDHR Country Based Support Scheme (CBSS) for South Africa

    Applications Open for Implementation of UK-India Infrastructure Policy Fund Programme

    Impact Journalism Grant Programme for Indian Stories! Grants worth INR 10 Lakhs

    Applications Open for One Planet Fellowship Program

    Apply for Support for Volunteering Fund to Provide Government Grants for Community Projects in New Zealand

    Road Safety Trust announces a Programme on ‘Innovative Traffic Calming and Provision for Vulnerable Road Users’ in UK

    USAID Social Cohesion and Reconciliation (SCORE) Annual Program Statement

    Apply for Fund for Wild Nature’s Grant Program

    Cultural Affairs Office in the U.S. Embassy Islamabad announces Call for Proposals

    U.S. Department of Justice seeking Applications for Public Safety Partnership National Training and Technical Assistance Program

    Call for Proposals: Julia Taft Refugee Fund 2019 in Mali

    U.S. Mission to Azerbaijan: Annual Program Statement of Public Diplomacy Programs

    >