Applications Open for Voice’s Philippines Sudden Opportunity Grants!

Deadline: 31 December 2019 Voice is seeking applications for its Philippines Sudden Opportunity Grants to create flexibility to undertake collective action to address specific unanticipated opportunities to influence policy or deal with a threatened reduction of civil space which impacts one or more of the Voice target groups in one or more of the impact themes. Funding Information Grants responding to a sudden opportunity are available from €5,000 to €200,000 (approx. ₱265,000 to … [Read more...]

Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust’s Call for Confidence Building Project Proposals!

Deadline: 26 May 2017 The Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation of the German Marshall Fund (BST) is currently seeking applications for "Confidence Building Project Proposal" to support confidence building activities of non-state actors in the South Caucasus, Ukraine and Moldova, and its neighboring countries. The projects should be initiated by civil society organizations which can effectively engage target audiences within the population of the region in … [Read more...]

EC-EACEA Call for Proposals: Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2017

Deadline: 2 May 2017 The European Commission-Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is seeking proposals for its Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme 2017 with an aim to promote sustainable development and ultimately contribute to poverty reduction by increasing the availability of trained and highly qualified professional manpower in Africa. Aims Contribute to the improvement of the quality of higher education through the promotion of internationalisation and … [Read more...]

2017 Al-Sumait Prize “Education”: Advancing Economic and Social Development in African Continent

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) is currently inviting applicants for its 2017 Al-Sumait Prize “Education” in order to advance economic and social development, human resources development and infrastructure in the African continent. Focus Areas Improving people’s access to basic or advanced education. Improving literacy among all members of society. Decreasing the dependence of children’s education on the socio-economical status … [Read more...]

MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2017: Supporting Young People of Ghana and Africa with Quality Education

Deadline: 12 May 2017 The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Kwame Nkurmah University of Science & Technology (KNUST) is currently open for applications. The program provides academically talented yet economically disadvantaged young people in Ghana and Africa with access to quality and relevant University education.  The Scholars Program embodies an array of mentoring and cultural transition services to ensure the scholar’s academic success, community engagement and transition to … [Read more...]

Apply for XL-Africa: Supporting Startups Making Smart use of Digital Solutions

Deadline: 12 June 2017 Applications are currently open for XL-Africa program to support enterprises in any sector that are making smart use of digital solutions. This includes, but is not limited to fintech, agriculture, transport, energy, health, education, smart cities, gaming resource management, media and many more. Benefits 20 high-growth digital startups seeking to raise between $250K and $1.5M in funding. We can help with access to funding, networks, mentoring and a community of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Chile: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Programs with Chile

Deadline: 12 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of the United States (U.S. Embassy) in Chile is seeking applications for Public Diplomacy Programs with Chile to support projects proposed by U.S. and Chilean cultural, educational, and other non-profit organizations and/or individuals that fulfill U.S. Embassy goals and objectives: to promote greater understanding of the United States and to foster academic, cultural, and other people-to-people exchanges between the United States … [Read more...]

Mazda Foundation’s Grant: Providing Assistance to Charitable Entities and Causes throughout Australia

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Mazda Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program to provide assistance to a broad cross-section of worthy charitable entities and causes throughout Australia. Aims and Objectives The Mazda Foundation’s aims and objectives include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to funds, authorities and institutions which qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide: assistance to young people through education … [Read more...]

Asia-Europe Foundation Call for Applications: ASEFEdu Young Reporter 2017

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Are you an aspiring young reporter with a desire to travel across Asia and Europe practising your craft and providing important coverage of education projects? The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is seeking reporters aged between 18 and 30 years from Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) partner countries to cover its 2017 calendar of projects on the theme of Access to Education and Employment. This is an unprecedented opportunity to apply the trade and gain exposure to the rich … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Philippines Innovate and Learn Grants!

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Voice is currently inviting groups and organisations for its Philippines Innovate and Learn Grants to test and scale new approaches. Focus Areas Improved access to (productive) resources (finance, land and water) and employment Improved access to social services, health and education in particular Space for political participation Funding Information Innovate and Learn grants are available from €5,000 to €200,000 (approx. ₱265,000 to … [Read more...]

KILROY Foundation’s Grant 2017: Improving Education Opportunities

Deadline: 3 July 2017 The KILROY Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Spring Grants 2017 in order to improve education opportunities throughout the world. The intent of the Foundation is to help develop individuals and communities around the world through travel and education. The KILROY Foundation awards grants to young individuals pursuing: Studies abroad Internship abroad Volunteer work abroad Grant Information The Foundation will award 5 "Spring" grants in … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Chad: Applications Open for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Chad has currently announced the annual competition for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program that is one-year, full-scholarship program offered to mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership, a public service commitment and the capacity to take full advantage of a self-defined program of independent study at one of the leading U.S. universities. The program awards a certificate from the U.S. … [Read more...]

Apply for Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge to Improve the Lives of Nigerians!

Deadline: 19 May 2017 Do you have an idea to improve the lives of Nigerians? If yes, then apply for the Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge. The Union Bank is currently inviting applicants for its Centenary Innovation Challenge with a motive to address the biggest problems affecting how people live, work, socialise and do business in Nigeria. The innovation challenge will engage eligible young and talented people across Nigeria to submit novel ideas that address some of the Sustainable … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme in Moldova

Deadline: 4 May 2017 The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of Moldova is currently inviting applicants to submit concepts and applications for the implementation of the projects of the Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion Programme in Moldova in 2017. Projects Embassy calls for submission of APPLICATIONS for the implementation of the following project concepts in Moldova: Improvement of social environment for children in educational institutions in … [Read more...]

Entries Open for SEAMEO-Australia Education Links Award 2016/2017!

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO) and the Government of Australia has announced the call for entries for the SEAMEO-Australia Education Links Award (SAELA) 2016/2017 with the theme “Addressing Barriers to Inclusion”. Addressing Barriers to Inclusion is Priority Area number 2 in SEAMEO Education Agenda 2015-2035. In this Priority, SEAMEO is to work towards and promote efforts in “addressing barriers to inclusion and access to basic learning … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh: Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects (GGHSP)

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects (GGHSP) to support various development projects with a view to enhance human security at the grass-roots level. There is an increasing need for cooperation by the entire international community to realize a peaceful and affluent society in which everybody can live their individual lives in a humane manner. The GGHSP mainly supports the projects on … [Read more...]

Government of Canada’s New Paths for Education Programme!

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Government of Canada, through Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada is currently accepting proposals for new Innovation activities within the New Paths for Education program that allows First Nations to try new academic programs, strategies, and technologies, and develop evidence-based solutions that can be shared with other schools. It is intended to assist band-operated schools to: pilot a new program in school pilot an adaptation of an existing program … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2017 Best Practices in Education Award!

Deadline: 1 June 2017 Informatics Europe is seeking applications for its 2017 Best Practices in Education Award devoted to initiatives making Informatics education available to all.The Award recognizes outstanding European educational initiatives that improve the quality of informatics teaching and the attractiveness of the discipline, and can be applied and extended beyond their institutions of origin. The Award will honour original contributions that emphasize successful initiatives for … [Read more...]

2017 Lifelong Learning Awards: Building Inclusive Societies and Making Lifelong Learning

Deadline: 1 July 2017 The Lifelong Learning Platform is seeking applications for its 2017 Lifelong Learning Awards with an aim to celebrate outstanding initiatives in favour of pushing Lifelong Learning policy forward, building inclusive societies and making lifelong learning a reality for all. The focus of the 2017 LLLAwards edition is education in the digital era tackling different aspects on how this technological development is affecting and transforming educational … [Read more...]

Apply for The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) Learners’ Voice around the Globe!

Deadline: 2 May 2017 Applications are open for “The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) Learners’ Voice”. WISE invites highly motivated learners who can strongly demonstrate their engagement in the field of education. WISE invites representatives of institutions, organizations, programs and networks around the world to nominate engaged learners with diverse, outstanding academic and /or personal experiences to participate in the WISE Learners’ Voice Program. The World Innovation … [Read more...]