Latest Fellowships and other opportunities for NGOs and individuals

Here is a list of latest international and local fellowship opportunities for NGOs and individuals around the world.

Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship: Developing Effective Leaders with Deep Understanding of Hunger

Deadline: 14 January 2019 Applications are open for Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program that develops effective leaders with a deep understanding of hunger and poverty at both the local and national level that enables them to find innovative solutions and create the political will to end hunger. Each year, 16-20 participants are selected from around the country for this year long program. They gather in Washington, D.C. in August for a comprehensive orientation and field training, … [Read more...]

U.S Department of State, Bureau of ECA: 2019 Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean

Deadline: 19 December 2018 The Professional Fellows Division in the Office of Citizen Exchanges at the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is currently seeking proposals for the FY 2019 Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean in support of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI). The Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean is a two-way global exchange program designed to … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations: Seeking Applications for Soros Equality Fellowship

Deadline: 10 January 2019 Applications are open for Soros Equality Fellowship in order to support to support emerging mid-career professionals whom they believe will become long-term innovative leaders influencing racial justice. The Open Society Foundations seek a diverse cohort of applicants, including but not limited to activists, artists, journalists, and organizers, to produce a project with meaningful impact. This approach recognizes the power of individuals to use a variety of … [Read more...]

Upcoming Fellowship Programs for Career-building and Capacity Development

Fellowship programs from international agencies provide opportunities for individuals from developing countries to build careers and enhance capacities. These fellowships believe in awarding individuals with skills, knowledge and exposure so that they can improve their contribution towards bringing about positive change in society. Here we bring to you the top open fellowship opportunities for career-building and capacity development for individual professionals from around the world. Open … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Open Society Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 4 February 2019 The Open Society Foundation is seeking applications for its Open Society Fellowship to support individuals seeking innovative and unconventional approaches to fundamental open society challenges. The fellowship funds work that will enrich public understanding of those challenges and stimulate far-reaching and probing conversations within the Open Society Foundations and in the world. Applicants for the Open Society Fellowship are invited to address the … [Read more...]

Kinship Foundation: Environmental Fellowship for Mid-career Conservationists

Deadline: 8 January 2019 Applicants from across the world are invited to submit applications for the 2019 Kinship Conservation Fellowship which is an environmental leadership program that emphasizes market-based approaches to conservation. The Fellowship is delivered by a faculty of experts who work closely with each carefully selected cohort of Fellows to explore innovative ways to address conservation challenges. The curriculum uses a case study approach, where participants evaluate … [Read more...]

AREF/EDCTP Preparatory Fellowship: Joint Call with the Africa Research Excellence Fund

Deadline: 1 February 2019 The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Preparatory Fellowships – Joint call with the Africa Research Excellence Fund”. The purpose of the AREF/EDCTP Preparatory Fellowship is to enhance the competitiveness of up and coming post-doctoral sub-Saharan African scientists and clinicians aspiring to receive international /regional /national fellowships or grant support, such as the EDCTP … [Read more...]

MAMTA: Research Fellowships on Public Health and Adolescence 2018

Deadline: 30 November 2018 MAMTA Health Institute for Mother and Child (MAMTA), under the aegis of its Centre of Adolescent Health and Development is seeking applications to offer a Research Fellowship Scheme. The fellowship aims to promote health, socio-behavioural and policy research in priority areas that impact adolescents and, is meant to develop evidence to guide quality programming and policy. The key objectives of the scheme are to: Strengthen and develop research in adolescent … [Read more...]

Yale: Seeking Applications for Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program

Deadline: 5 December 2018 Applications are open for Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program to provide World Fellows the opportunity to expand their vision, learn from each other, and grow personally and professionally. Key Components Key components of the Program are: WEEKLY SEMINARS Good society. World Fellows present to each other their vision for making the world a better place, what they do professionally, and how they contribute to building the ‘good society.’ Dine and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Atlas Corps Fellowship (USA)!

Deadline: 1 December 2018 Atlas Corps is currently inviting nonprofit/NGO professionals from around the world to apply for Fellowships in the United States. Atlas Corps engages leaders committed to social change in 12-18 month, professional fellowships at organizations to learn best practices, build organizational capacity, and return home to create a network of global leaders. Fellows serve at Host Organizations working on issues that complement their expertise. This prestigious fellowship … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019-20 William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India!

Deadline: 31 January 2019 Applications are now open for 2019-20 William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India which is an immersive, 10-month volunteer service program matching young professionals with development organizations. The AIF Clinton Fellowship is helping to shape the next generation of leaders committed to positive change while also strengthening civil society in both the U.S. and India. Through collaboration and capacity-building, Fellows, mentors, and civil society leaders … [Read more...]

Apply for Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 5 November 2018 The Women, Peace and Security (WPS) program at Columbia University has announced the Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program. The fellowship is open to grassroots women activists working broadly on issues of peace and security across Africa and will begin with a three-day workshop in Nairobi, Kenya in January 2019. All costs of travel and participation will be covered. The Peace and Social Change Fellowship is designed to bring together activists, practitioners … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Professional Fellows Program on Inclusive Disability Employment

Deadline: 19 November 2018 Applications are open for "Professional Fellows Program on Inclusive Disability Employment" to support 20 mid-career professionals (Fellows) from Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda, who are committed to advancing inclusive employment for individuals with disabilities. Fellows will participate in an intensive five-week program at a university-based research and education center for disabilities in the U.S. They will learn innovative strategies to promote economic empowerment … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program

Deadline: 5 November 2018 The Women, Peace and Security (WPS) program at Columbia University has announced the launch of the Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program which is designed to generate knowledge, build skills, strengthen relationships and exchange strategies among frontline women changemakers working on issues of social change, justice, and, more broadly, security for all people. Through six-month fellowship cycles, cohorts of women changemakers representing a variety of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for African Women’s Public Service Fellowship!

Deadline: 1 December 2018 Applications are now open for the African Women’s Public Service Fellowship, made possible by a donation from the Oprah Winfrey Foundation, expands the opportunity for African women to impact for public service in their home countries. The Fellowship provides full tuition, fees, housing or a housing stipend (if enrolling in the Global EMPA program), travel to and from the United States, and a small stipend to cover books and miscellaneous expenses. Fellowship … [Read more...]

Social Science Research Council: Conflict Research Fellowship

Deadline: 6 January 2019 The Understanding Violent Conflict (UVC) program of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) is inviting research grant applications from postdoctoral researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners working on the drivers of conflict at universities and nongovernmental organizations. The program focuses on ways in which the political economy of public authority helps to explain the persistence and spread of violence. Successful fellowship candidates will need to … [Read more...]

Apply for Advancing Young Women Professional Fellows Program!

Deadline: 9 November 2018 Applications are open for the Advancing Young Women Professional Fellows Program to strengthen visiting fellows’ skills in agro-entrepreneurship and agri-food system innovation, and addresses issues of women’s economic empowerment. The Advancing Women Agribusiness Entrepreneurs and Innovators Professional Fellows Program hosted at Michigan State University (MSU) connects Ugandan, Tanzanian and Kenyan agribusiness professionals and entrepreneurs with their counterparts … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism!

Deadline: 14 December 2018 The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism, an initiative of the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York, is offering Business Journalism Fellowships to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the global economy and business. The McGraw Fellowship provides editorial and financial support to journalists who need the time and resources to produce a significant story or series that provides … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: “Media Ambassadors India – Germany” Fellowship Program

Deadline: 30 November 2018 Applications are open for “Media Ambassadors India – Germany” Fellowship Program with an aim to attract journalists with an interest in international understanding between India and Germany. The program is open to Indian professionals who have several years of working experience and possess very good skills in English. Indian journalists can only apply for a stay in Germany. The program’s selection committee will choose up to eight fellows for each period of stay … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: African Women’s Public Service Fellowship

Deadline: 1 December 2018 Applications are now open for the African Women’s Public Service Fellowship, made possible by a donation from the Oprah Winfrey Foundation, expands the opportunity for African women to impact for public service in their home countries. The Fellowship provides full tuition, fees, housing or a housing stipend (if enrolling in the Global EMPA program), travel to and from the United States, and a small stipend to cover books and miscellaneous expenses. Fellowship … [Read more...]

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