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.

German Chancellor Fellowship opens for Tomorrow’s Leaders

Deadline: 15 September 2019 The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation  is looking for the leaders of tomorrow from Brazil, China, India, Russia, and the USA. This fellowship programme is under the patronage of the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany and is financed by the Federal Foreign Office. The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation grants up to 50 German Chancellor Fellowships every year – up to ten of which go to prospective leaders from each of the five countries named … [Read more...]

NIJ inviting Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences 2019

Deadline: 8 April 2019 National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is inviting applicants for its Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences 2019. This program provides awards to accredited academic institutions to support graduate research leading to doctoral degrees in areas that are relevant to ensuring public safety, preventing and controlling crime, and ensuring the effective administration of criminal justice in the United States.  Focus Areas Reducing … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Mozilla Fellowships 2019

Deadline: 8 April 2019 Applicants are invited to submit their applications for Mozilla Fellowships to provide resources, tools, community and amplification to those building a more humane​ ​digital​ ​world. During their tenure, Fellows use their skill sets in technology, in activism, in science, in policy to design products, run campaigns, influence policy and ultimately lay the groundwork for a more open and inclusive internet. Mozilla Fellows are working to stop the spread of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for One Planet Fellowship Program

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for One Planet Fellowship program with an aim to build a vibrant, highly connected, and intergenerational network of African and European scientist leaders equipped to use a gender lens help Africa’s smallholder farmers adapt to a changing climate. African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) will lead the management of the Fellowship in partnership with Agropolis Foundation. It is working toward inclusive, … [Read more...]

Australia Council Fellowships to Support Outstanding Australian Artists

Deadline: 4 June 2019 Australia Council for the Arts is inviting applicants for its Australia Council Fellowships Program 2019 to offer $80,000 support outstanding, established artists’ creative activity and professional development for a period of up to two years. Focus Areas Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts Community Arts and Cultural Development Dance Emerging and Experimental Arts Literature Music Theatre Visual Arts Activities The creation … [Read more...]

Welcome Trust announces Senior Research Fellowships Program to Support Independent Researchers

Deadline: 25 July 2019 Welcome Trust has announced the Senior Research Fellowships Program 2019 to support independent researchers who want to tackle the most important questions in science and who are leaders in their field. Benefits Senior Research Fellowship is for up to seven years. After this time, applicants can apply for one renewal of up to 5 years. The fellowship may be held on a part-time basis. The award includes: A basic salary A fellowship supplement of … [Read more...]

UN-OHCHR Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is seeking applications for its 2019 Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent, with an aim to protect and promote of civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights of people of African descent in their respective countries. In 2019, the Fellowship will be held from 25 November to 13 December in Geneva, Switzerland. Benefits Each fellow is entitled to a return ticket (economy … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Robert Bosch Stiftung Academy Fellowship Program

Deadline: 28 April 2019 Chatham House is inviting applicants for the Robert Bosch Stiftung Academy Fellowship (Central & Eastern Europe and Africa) in the Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs. Components Intensive induction week Weekly discussion seminars Global Introductions off-site visits Leadership workshops Project presentations Personal development coaching Media training ‘Leadership in the 21st Century’ Breakfast Briefings … [Read more...]

Application Open For NGO Leadership Transition Fellowship Program in Africa

Deadline: 25 March 2019 ARNOVA and AROCSA, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, have established the NGO Leadership Transition Fellowship Program (LTFP) in Africa that is intended for senior civil society/NGO leaders who are contemplating or have decided to move on from their existing NGO. This program seeks to help that leader develop a succession plan within the organization, contemplate a personal transition plan and also preserve their knowledge and experience. Objectives The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Human Rights Journalism Fellowship Program in Kosovo

Deadline: 24 March 2019 Kosovo 2.0 has launched an open call for the second cycle of the Human Rights Journalism Fellowship Program. This program is part of the three-year project “Supporting Media and Independent Journalism with a Human Rights Perspective in Kosovo” - funded by the European Union Office in Kosovo-EUOK, co-financed by the project ‘Luxembourg support to civil society in Kosovo,’ financed by the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and managed by Kosovar Civil Society … [Read more...]

Apply for Shuttleworth Foundation Fellowship Program

Deadline: 1 June 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Shuttleworth Foundation Fellowships Program that offers individuals to implement their innovative idea for social change. The Shuttleworth Foundation is a small social investor that provides funding to dynamic leaders who are at the forefront of social change. They look for social innovators who are helping to change the world for the better and could benefit from a social investment model with a difference. They identify amazing … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Young Feminist Leaders Fellowships Program

Deadline: 3 May 2019 The Youth Exchange, in partnership with the Women’s Rights Program, is inviting applicants for its 2019 Young Feminist Leaders Fellowships Program. The Young Feminist Leaders Fellowships will support dynamic youth activists, aged 22 to 30 and based in Latin America, who want to launch a project of their own design to foster a more just, inclusive, accessible, and feminist future for Latin America. Successful projects will reflect on the upcoming 25th anniversary of the … [Read more...]

Application Open for Global Citizen Fellowship Program 2019

Deadline:29 March 2019 Applications are open for Global Citizen Fellowship Program 2019. Powered by BeyGOOD, the Global Citizen Fellowship Program will unearth African youth with remarkable potential. Through the program, 10-15 young people will each engage in a paid, year-long fellowship aligned to one of Global Citizen’s four pillars of activity: creative, campaigns, rewards and marketing. This dynamic Program will take Fellows through a five-phase curriculum, specifically designed to … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture “Awla Fellowship”

Deadline: 15 April 2019 The International Centre for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) has launched the first edition of its Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture "Awla Fellowship". A capacity building program, which aims to develop women researchers who can make a positive impact in their workplaces, communities and countries. In collaboration with the Islamic Development Bank, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and other organizations, Awla by ICBA represents the first year-long research and … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: International Training Fellowships 2019

Deadline: 25 April 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its International Training Fellowships 2019 to offer nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at postgraduate or postdoctoral level. Benefits An International Training Fellowship is for three years, unless applicants want to hold it on a part-time basis. If they want to do Master's training or a diploma course relevant to the research proposal, the fellowship can last up to … [Read more...]

Hutzpa Center for Innovation and Development: Young Innovation Leaders Fellowship, Rwanda

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Hutzpa Center for Innovation and Development is currently inviting applicants for its Young Innovation Leaders (YIL) Fellowship, a four-month scholarship training programme in Innovation Leadership. It is a platform that empowers young professionals in Africa to emerge as influencers and inspirers of innovation in their spheres. Participants are trained by global experts to identify opportunities, proffer solutions, improve systems, and scale up excellence using … [Read more...]

USIEF: Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships Program 2020-2021

Deadline: 15 May 2019 USIEF is seeking applications for its The Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships 2020-2021. These fellowships are for highly motivated individuals who demonstrate leadership qualities, have completed the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's degree, have at least three years professional work experience, and are committed to return and contribute to their communities. The fellowships are for one to two years. Eligible Fields of Study The following field descriptions are … [Read more...]

Hutzpa Excellence Leadership Program: A Fellowship for Young Innovation Leaders

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Applications are now open for Hutzpa Excellence Leadership Program (The HELP Fellowship) which is a three-month scholarship training programme in Innovation Leadership. It is a platform that empowers young professionals in Africa to emerge as influencers and inspirers of innovation in their spheres. Selected candidates are trained by global experts to identify opportunities, proffer solutions, improve systems, and scale up excellence using innovation concepts and … [Read more...]

One World Media Fellowship: Inviting Applications from all around the World

Deadline: 10 April 2019 Applicants can apply One World Media Fellowship which is aimed at aspiring journalists and filmmakers, who seek to make a career out of reporting the global south, raising awareness about the developing world and breaking down prejudices. The fellowship guides filmmakers and journalists on a single project, and provide a supportive network of mentors and peers through the production and completion of their project. It seeks to champion diverse emerging talent, … [Read more...]

Young Water Fellowship Program: Empowering Young Leaders from Low and Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 24 March 2019 Applications are open for the Young Water Fellowship Program to empower young leaders from low and middle income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), water pollution and water scarcity issues, by offering them an intensive training program, seed funding grants for their projects, and mentoring support by senior level experts during one year. For its YWF 2019 Young Water Solutions will offer 10 young entrepreneurs … [Read more...]

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