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.

Nominations Open for 2019 Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 The Aspen Institute is currently inviting applicants for its 2019 New Voices Fellowship that is a year-long media skills, communication and leadership program designed for standout development professionals from the developing world. While the fellowship is non-resident and not full-time, it does require a significant and sustained time commitment as fellows write opinion articles, participate in interviews with local and international media, and speak at … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Mo Ibrahim Foundation is seeking applications for The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships that form a selective programme designed to mentor future African leaders. Through this annual fellowship programme, they seek to deepen and broaden their growing network which continues to contribute its skills and learning to a better Africa. The Mo Ibrahim Foundation is an African foundation, established in 2006 with one focus: the critical importance of governance and leadership … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Acumen’s India Fellows Program!

Deadline: 9 September 2018 The Acumen is seeking applications for its India Fellows Program which is building a pipeline of leaders who understand what it takes to create lasting social change. The purpose of the Acumen Fellows Program is to develop a community of leaders who challenge the status quo, work across lines of difference and inspire their communities to believe in a brighter future. Every year, their Fellows Program in India equips 20 extraordinary individuals with the knowledge, … [Read more...]

TIMEP: Accepting Applications for Nonresident Fellowship Program

Deadline: 7 September 2018 The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is currently accepting applications for its Nonresident Fellowship Program. TIMEP nonresident fellows contribute to TIMEP’s mission to inform international policymakers and influence global policy discussions on developments in the Middle East and North Africa. The program seeks applicant proposals for nonresident fellows, who will contribute to TIMEP’s mission through development of research, analysis, and policy … [Read more...]

Nieman Foundation: Seeking Applications for Knight Visiting Nieman Fellowships

Deadline: 28 September 2018 The Nieman Foundation is seeking applications for its Knight Visiting Nieman Fellowships Program. These Fellowships at Harvard offer short-term research opportunities to individuals interested in working on special projects designed to advance journalism. Candidates need not be practicing journalists, but must demonstrate the ways in which their work at Harvard and the Nieman Foundation may improve the prospects for journalism’s future. Benefits For fellows … [Read more...]

Apply for Chevening South Asia Journalism Fellowship Programme!

Deadline: 10 October 2018 The Chevening is seeking applications for its South Asia Journalism Fellowship Programme funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office that offers an opportunity to explore the range of approaches taken by the UK and the South Asian region, and then use that knowledge to direct discussions that tackle the big issues challenging the field. The Chevening South Asia Journalism Programme Fellowship is aimed at mid-career journalists from South Asian countries including … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Chevening Clore Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 6 November 2018 The Chevening is accepting applications for its Chevening Clore Fellowship whish is a unique programme of cultural leadership development that seeks to enrich and transform cultural practice and engagement. Professionals in the arts and culture sector are given the opportunity to undertake an individually tailored leadership programme in the UK. Each year, 25 places are awarded to exceptional leaders from a range of specialisms across the cultural sector including the … [Read more...]

EDCTP: Call for Proposals for Career Development Fellowships

Deadline: 27 November 2018 The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is currently inviting applicants for its Career Development Fellowships to support early to mid-career researchers (“fellows”) by providing them an opportunity to train and develop their clinical research skills. Objectives The objectives are: to promote retention of postdoctoral researchers and postgraduate medical researchers in the research field of sub-Saharan Africa. to equip … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Peace Revolution’s Global Peace on the Move 21 Program!

Deadline: 15 August 2018 Peace Revolution is currently inviting applicants for a program entitled "Global Peace on the Move 21" to be held on 13-26 December 2018 at Himmawan, Thailand. Objectives Set participants on a lifelong empowerment journey of inner peace and positive habit development. Allow participants to interact with like-minded people in an international environment. Equip participants with tools to train their minds and discover new perspectives. Empower … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Acumen West Africa Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 9 September 2018 The Acumen is seeking applications for its West Africa Fellowship Program which is designed for individuals who are currently leading or are an integral part of building an initiative whose mission is to eradicate poverty. The purpose of the Acumen Fellows Program is to develop a community of leaders who challenge the status quo, work across lines of difference and inspire their communities to believe in a brighter future. Benefits Acumen covers all program-related … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Acumen’s East Africa Fellows Program!

Deadline: 9 September 2018 The Acumen is seeking applications for its East Africa Fellows Program that is designed for individuals who are currently leading or are an integral part of building an initiative whose mission is to eradicate poverty. The purpose of the Acumen Fellows Program is to develop a community of leaders who challenge the status quo, work across lines of difference and inspire their communities to believe in a brighter future. Benefits Acumen covers all … [Read more...]

American Association of University Women: Seeking Applications for International Fellowship Program

Deadline: 15 November 2018 The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is seeking applications for its International Fellowship Program to provide support for women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the U.S. who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of women and girls through civic, community, or professional work. Award Amounts Master’s/first professional degree: $18,000 … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Arts in Partnership Fellowship

Deadline: 10 August 2018 Applicants are invited to submit applications for Fellowship under the Arts in Partnership fellowship programme, awarded by Ranga Mandira Trust, Chennai to train under and contribute to Ek Potlee Ret Ki / Kaani Nilamum Mupporumai Aniyum an activist collective working on cultural identities and diversity. Ranga Mandira is offering fellowships to interested youngster to live, work and learn in the grassroots of Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand with … [Read more...]

IWMF: African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative Fellowship-Central African Republic

Deadline: 21 August 2018 As part of IWMF's African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative is currently inviting female journalists that will be selected to travel to Bangui, the Central African Republic (CAR) from November 1 - 17, 2018. While there is not a specific theme for either trip, IWMF encourages participants to prioritize fresh stories that focus on new media narratives from the region. Reporting fellows will begin their trip in Nairobi, where they will complete a comprehensive security … [Read more...]

IWMF’s African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative Fellowship – Cross-border: Rwanda & the Democratic Republic of Congo

Deadline: 21 August 2018 As part of the IWMF’s African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative, the IWMF is currently inviting female journalists to travel to Kigali, Rwanda and Goma, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), from November 1 - 17, 2018. While there is not a specific theme for either trip, IWMF encourages participants to prioritize fresh stories that focus on new media narratives from the region. IWMF also encourage applicants to apply in pairs for this trip, however, all … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Westpac Research Fellowships!

Deadline: 27 August 2018 Applications are open for The Westpac Research Fellowship to support early career researchers to undertake ground-breaking research in Australia. Westpac Bicentennial Foundation is partnering with Australia’s leading research universities to offer two Westpac Research Fellowships valued at a minimum $400,000 over three years. This unique fellowship supports outstanding early career researchers whose ground-breaking work has the potential to make a difference in one of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 19 August 2018 Applications are open for Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) Fellowship Program which is inspired by the Potsdam Memorandum’s call to gather all sources of ingenuity and inspiration from academia, politics, business and civil society to address the sustainability challenges of their time. The fellows are a key resource for the institute; they support our research, improve their transdisciplinary methodology, and, together with our researchers, reach … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Gratitude Network Fellowship!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Applications are open for Gratitude Network Fellowship which is a 12-month leadership development program for social entrepreneurs serving children and youth. The Fellowship is designed to help the social entrepreneur scale their organization to the next level and therefore positively impact even more children. All Gratitude Fellows Are matched and meet monthly with a highly-skilled Strategic Coach Receive support from Expert Advisors to help tackle … [Read more...]

Visual Arts Fellowship: Inviting Individual Mid-career Artists and Groups

Deadline: 19 August 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Visual Arts Fellowship which is funded by the Copyright Agency and administered by NAVA, and aims to assist exceptional mid-career Australian visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to undertake a self directed program of professional development. Two $20,000 fellowships are open to individual mid-career artists and groups. Groups must have a demonstrated history of ongoing collaborative practice between applicants. … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: Research Fellowships in Humanities and Social Science

Deadline: 11 January 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Research Fellowships in Humanities and Social Science to improve health for everyone by helping great ideas to thrive. Benefits A Research Fellowship is for up to three years, or applicant can hold it part-time over a longer period. An award will not usually be above £275,000. Support includes: a basic salary (determined by their host organisation) personal removal expenses research … [Read more...]