Reimagine Education Conference & Awards: Enhancing Student Learning Outcomes & Employability

Deadline: 10 September 2017 Applications are open for Reimagine Education Conference & Awards that is a prestigious international competition rewarding innovative initiatives aimed at enhancing student learning outcomes & employability. The awards culminates in a global conference for those seeking to shape the future of education. The overall winner will receive US$ 100,000 in total funding. This will take the form of $50,000 in cash and $50,000 in Amazon Web Services (AWS) … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of ILAB: Improving Enforcement of Labor Laws in the Agricultural Export Sector of Costa Rica

Deadline: 2 October 2017 The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) is seeking applications to fund a technical assistance project in Costa Rica to improve enforcement of labor laws with respect to minimum wages, hours of work, and occupational safety and health (OSH) in the agricultural export sector. The implementer is expected to improve enforcement by undertaking activities that will: increase the number of cases filed and effectively litigated … [Read more...]

APWLD Call for Applications: Labour Rights Participatory Action Research for Change Programme

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Asia Pacific Forum on Women, law and Development (APWLD) is currently inviting women trade unions, workers’ groups and migrant workers groups to take part in this exciting Labour Rights Feminist Participatory Action Research (Labour FPAR) programme that aims to develop knowledge, tools and resources that support women in labour movements to shape and engage in policies regarding labour rights and strengthen women workers’ power and solidarity. APWLD will provide a … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Boston Foundation’s Open Door Grants Program!

Deadline: 1 September 2017 The Boston Foundation is seeking applications for its Open Door Grants program, an open process designed to respond to the expressed ideas and needs of the community. Impact Areas Education Health & Wellness Jobs & Economic Development Neighborhoods & Housing Arts & Culture Types of support Types of support will be available to both new and existing organizations: General operating support Project support (including … [Read more...]

International Labour Organization (ILO): 2017 Global Media Competition on Labour Migration

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The International Labour Organization (ILO) has launched a global media competition to recognize exemplary media coverage on labour migration. The international competition aims at encouraging quality reporting on labour migration. The objective is to encourage quality reporting on labour migration. Such reporting is all the more significant as media often promotes a toxic public narrative based on nationality, national origin, gender and migratory status … [Read more...]

GLM|LIC: 2017 Call for Proposals for Phase IV

Deadline: 16 October 2017 The IZA/DFID Programme on Growth and Labour Markets in Low-Income Countries (GLM|LIC) has announced that the electronic application portal for Phase IV research proposals is now open. The Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and the United Kingdom Government Department for International Development (DFID) joined to create the IZA/DFID Growth and Labour Markets in Low Income Countries Programme (GLM|LIC) in 2011. GLM|LIC has started Phase IV of its research funding … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Mazda Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Mazda Foundation is accepting applications for its Grant program with an aim to include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to individuals and causes which may qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide: Assistance towards the maintenance and improvement of the natural environment Assistance in the advancement of culture and education to achieve excellence at all levels in the community Assistance to young … [Read more...]

Entries Open for Workplace Giving Excellence Awards!

Deadline: 25 August 2017 Entries are open for Workplace Giving Excellence Awards to recognise the most outstanding Workplace Giving programs and performers in Australia. Awards not only motivate and instil pride in employees, they inspire stakeholders and create an overall sense of achievement across organisation. The Awards are part of the One Million Donors movement for social change and their mission is to see one million Australians donating to charities through the workplace by … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Moldova: Seeking Applications for a Series of Alumni Events

Deadline: 6 August 2017 U.S. Embassy in Moldova is seeking applications for its Series of Alumni Events to provide interested parties with an equal opportunity to submit project proposals for funding consideration. The implementing organization will work closely with the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy to develop a plan for series of events that will opportunities for alumni to network in both professional and non-professional settings.  Program Objectives The Alumni Events … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Labor, ETA: Seeking Applications for Disability Employment Initiative Grants

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor is soliciting applications for Round VIII of the “Disability Employment Initiative (DEI)”. The purpose of this program is to provide funding to expand the capacity of American Job Centers (AJCs), also known as One-Stop Centers, to promote the use of existing career pathways to serve two populations: adults (ages 18 and older) with visible, non-visible, and significant disabilities, … [Read more...]

World Bank’s #Blog4Dev: How Would You Boost #Job #Opportunities4Youth in Somalia?

Deadline: 31 July 2017 Are you a Somali citizen? Are you in between the age of 18 and 28? Are you currently living in your home country? Here is your turn to have your say! The World Bank wants to hear your ideas on how to boost job opportunities for youth in Somalia. Enter the #Blog4Dev contest, and you could win a trip to Washington, D.C. or equipment to connect you to the world! Prizes Two winners will win an all-expense paid trip to Washington DC for one week. Two runner-ups will … [Read more...]

SIU Call for Applications: Building Skills for Jobs Programme 2017

Deadline: 6 October 2017 The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is pleased to announce a call for applications for funding of projects related to demand driven Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), between private sector, educational actors and public authorities in Norway and in developing countries, under the Building Skills for Jobs programme. Goals Increased number of people complete documented and transferable TVET training … [Read more...]

Government of Canada’s Call for Concept Papers: Workplace Opportunities – Removing Barriers to Equity!

Deadline: 4 August 2017 The Government of Canada is seeking concept papers for the Labour Program's second round of the "Workplace Opportunities: Removing Barriers to Equity" to support employers subject to the Employment Equity Act (the Act) in their efforts to improve designated group representation in areas of low representation through partnerships and industry-tailored strategies. Workplace Opportunities will provide funding to eligible recipients to develop tailored solutions to support … [Read more...]

Enter Now! The #Blog4Dev Contest: How Would You Boost #Job #Opportunities4Youth in Burundi?

Deadline: 31 July 2017 If you are a Burundian citizen between the ages of 18 and 28 and are currently living in your home country, here is your turn to have your say! The World Bank wants to hear your ideas on how to boost job opportunities for youth in Burundi. Enter the #Blog4Dev contest, and you could win a trip to Washington, D.C. or an attachment with the World Bank in Burundi! Prize Information Two winners will win an all-expense paid trip to Washington DC for one week. Two … [Read more...]

World Bank’s #Blog4Dev: How Would You Boost #Job #Opportunities4Youth in Malawi?

Deadline: 31 July 2017 If you are a Malawian citizen between the ages of 18 and 28, and are currently living in your home country, here is your turn to have your say! The World Bank wants to hear your ideas on how to boost job opportunities for youth in Malawi. Enter the #Blog4Dev contest, and you could win a trip to Washington, D.C. or an attachment with the World Bank in Malawi! Prizes Two winners will win an all-expense paid trip to Washington DC for one week. Two more winners … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Proposals: Peace Building Fund in Somalia

Deadline: 17 July 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking proposals specifically related to Daldhis (Build Your Country) project; the Peace Building Fund in Somalia through the UNDP Somalia Poverty Reduction & Environment Protection (PREP) Programme. The project aims to present a renewed commitment to working with local community leaders, elders, formal and informal justice services and newly selected local governments, in collaboration with state ministries, to … [Read more...]

World Bank’s #Blog4Dev: How Would You Boost #Job #Opportunities4Youth in Tanzania?

Deadline: 31 July 2017 If you are a Tanzania citizen between the ages of 18 and 28 and are currently living in your home country, here is your turn to have your say! The World Bank wants to hear your ideas on how to boost job opportunities for youth in Tanzania. Enter the #Blog4Dev contest, and you could win a trip to Washington, D.C. or an attachment with the World Bank in Tanzania! Prizes Two winners will win an all-expense paid trip to Washington DC for one week. Two more winners … [Read more...]

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Services: Apply for Canada Standard Grants Program

Deadline: 25 August 2017 The Canada Standard Grants Program, a matching grant program, is currently open for applications to support public-private partnerships carrying out wetlands conservation projects in Canada. Their projects contribute to a comprehensive, programmatic approach towards furthering the goals of the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA). Project activities involve the long-term conservation of wetlands and associated upland habitats for the benefit of waterfowl … [Read more...]

ROMACT Call for Proposals: Grants to Support Organisations in Bulgaria, Italy, Romania and Slovakia

Deadline: 15 July 2017 The Council of Europe is seeking applications for its program entitled "Grants for Support Organisations" that aims to co-fund national projects aimed at assisting National Support Teams with the implementation of the ROMACT methodology in Bulgaria, Italy, Romania and Slovakia. The purpose of the Projects is to build up political will and understanding of Roma inclusion at local and regional level by building the capacity of local authorities to develop and implement … [Read more...]

USAID/Afghanistan: Seeking Concept Papers for Afghanistan Jobs Creation Program (AJCP)

Deadline: 30 May 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission to Afghanistan (USAID/Afghanistan) is seeking concept papers from eligible U.S. and non-U.S. nonprofit, for profit, and educational institution interested to implement Afghanistan Job Creation Program (AJCP) over the next one to five years. AJCP will be demand-driven and will seek to work with private sector and other relevant entities and stakeholders to achieve its objectives. The Program intends to … [Read more...]

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