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.

New Europe College: Inviting Applications for Pontica Magna Fellowship Program

Deadline: 4 June 2017 The New Europe College (NEC), an institute for advanced study in the humanities and social sciences in Bucharest, Romania, is seeking applications for its "Pontica Magna Fellowship Program". This funding opportunity targets young researchers, media professionals, writers and artists from the countries around the Black Sea, but also beyond it. Candidates can apply for one academic year (10 months, starting with October 2017), or one term (5 months, starting with October … [Read more...]

Apply for the Falling Walls Fellowship for Journalists Worldwide!

Deadline: 25 June 2017 The Falling Walls Fellowship for Journalists is currently open for applications, in an effort to keep the public informed on life-changing scientific breakthroughs. It is aimed at journalists and bloggers with at least three years of experience, and who hope to advance their knowledge in the area of sciences. Benefits The Fellows get the opportunity to attend the Falling Walls Lab, Falling Walls Venture, the Falling Walls Conference as well as an additional … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust Call for Applications: Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine in LMICs

Deadline: 8 May 2017 The Wellcome Trust is currently accepting applications for its Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine, offering research experience and training to early-stage researchers from low- and middle-income countries. The scheme aims to support research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level. Benefits A Training Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine is normally for three years, and can be held … [Read more...]

Australia Council Fellowships: Supporting Outstanding Australian Artists

Deadline: 6 June 2017 Applications are being accepted for Australia Council Fellowships of $80,000 support outstanding, established artists’ creative activity and professional development for a period of up to two years. Areas of Interest Australia Council Fellowships are awarded in the areas of: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Community Arts and Cultural Development Dance Emerging and Experimental Arts Literature Music Theatre Visual Arts. Funding … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Tunisia: Inviting Applications for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The United States Embassy in Tunisia is inviting applicants for its "The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program". This one-year Fellowship program is offered to mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership, a commitment to public service, and the capacity to take full advantage of an independent, non-degree program at a leading U.S. university. Eligible Fields Sustainable Development Agricultural and rural development Economic … [Read more...]

European University Institute: Seeking Applications for Young Policy Leaders Fellowships Program

Deadline: 8 May 2017 The European University Institute is seeking applications for its Young Policy Leaders Fellowships Program that is offering 3 to 12 months fellowships for the academic year 2017-18 to policy makers, civic leaders, civil servants, journalists or young scholars with a key interest in policy issues. The Fellows will be part of the European University Institute, one of Europe’s leading academic and research communities, and will in particular be involved in the activities of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Mongolia: Inviting Applications for 2018-2020 Fulbright Student Fellowships

Deadline: 5 June 2017 The public affairs section of the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia is currently seeking applications for the 2018-2020 Fulbright Student Fellowship Program funded by the government of Mongolia (GOM). The GOM-funded Fulbright scholarship program will give priority to candidates who plan to pursue studies in the following fields: Education Engineering Engineering Infrastructure Agricultural Engineering Environmental Studies Information Technology Public … [Read more...]

UN-OHCHR Call for Applications: Indigenous Fellowship Programme 2018

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is seeking applications for its Indigenous Fellowship Programme (IFP) 2018, a comprehensive human rights training programme that was established by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in the context of the first International Decade of the World's Indigenous Peoples (1995-2004). The programme contributes to build the capacity and expertise of indigenous representatives on … [Read more...]

Apply for IWMF’s 2017 Reporting Fellowship To Zanzibar, Tanzania!

Deadline: 19 May 2017 The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) is accepting applications for its “Reporting Fellowship to Tanzania". As part of the African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative, a group of six journalists will report from Zanzibar, a semi-autonomous island off the east coast of mainland Tanzania, covering stories related to the trip theme of civic engagement. Applicants are asked to pitch stories relevant to the trip location and theme; stories must focus on in-depth and … [Read more...]

Cultural Vistas Call for Applications: Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program

Deadline: 1 November 2017 Cultural Vistas is currently accepting applications for the Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program, a distinguished transatlantic initiative that offers 15 accomplished Americans the opportunity to complete a comprehensive professional development program in Germany that is comprised of three main components: Customized professional assignments Professional seminars German language training. Prior to their work placements and seminars, Bosch Fellows … [Read more...]

A List of Open Opportunities for African Countries

Among all the continents in the world, Africa is the second-largest and second-most-populous one with 54 sovereign countries—the most on any continent. Poverty, illiteracy, malnutrition and inadequate water supply and sanitation, as well as poor health, affect a large proportion of the people who reside in the African continent, which is required to be prevented by means of philanthropic approaches to help them prevail over this present state. To help into getting the opportunities which can … [Read more...]

Apply to become an Atlantic Fellow for Health Equity in South Africa!

Deadline: 16 May 2017 Disturbed or outraged at South Africa’s rising inequity? Concerned about its impact on health? Searching for inspired leadership for change? Then apply to be an Atlantic Fellow for Health Equity in South Africa. Tekano is seeking applications for its fellowship programme to develop progressive leadership to tackle the deep social and economic inequities that characterise South Africa and impact on the health of our people. Tekano, meaning “equality” in Sesotho, is a … [Read more...]

The Global Good Fund Fellowship: Developing Social Entrepreneurs into Impactful Global Leaders

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The Global Good Fund is currently accepting applications for its fellowship programme in order to accelerate the leadership of social entrepreneurs around the world. Through the Fellowship program, The Global Good Fund invests in the human capital of high potential leaders committed to tackling some of today’s greatest social challenges. The result is empowered leaders who scale their social enterprises and ultimately deliver sustainable social impact. Eligibility … [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...]

Chatham House Call for Applications: Academy Robert Bosch Fellowship for Central Europe and Africa

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Chatham House is pleased to invite applicants for the Academy Robert Bosch Fellowship (Central Europe and Africa) in the Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs. The fellowship is for a 9-month term from mid-September 2017 to mid-June 2018. Key Areas A fellow’s time will be split between three key areas: Completing a personal research project of the fellow's own design undertaken with the guidance of a Chatham House expert, … [Read more...]

Apply for ICFJ’s U.S.-Austrian Journalism Exchange Fellowships!

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Applications are open for "U.S.-Austrian Journalism Exchange Fellowships" to foster greater understanding and knowledge of both countries among future media leaders and their audiences. The program is administered jointly by the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in Washington, D.C., and the Kuratorium für Journalistenausbildung (KfJ) in Salzburg, Austria. The fellowship program is funded by donations from Austrian government and U.S. government agencies, and … [Read more...]

Halcyon Incubator: Endowing Early-Stage Social Entrepreneurs to Transform Ideas into Sustainable Ventures

Deadline: 4 May 2017 The Halcyon Incubator program is currently accepting applications from the early-stage social entrepreneurs to provide them support to transform audacious ideas into scalable and sustainable ventures, and change the world. During this 18-month fellowship, a diverse cohort of fellows receives free residency and workspace, mentorship and leadership coaching, robust support from business consultants, and a living stipend to develop their entrepreneurial vision into … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Vietnam: Seeking Applications for Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Academic Fellows Program

Deadline: 22 May 2017 The U.S. Mission to Vietnam is inviting applicants for the fall 2017 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Academic Fellows Program on civic engagement, environmental issues, and social entrepreneurship and economic development. YSEALI is a public diplomacy program of the U.S. Department of State designed to advance regional strategic goals, break down barriers that separate the next generation of leaders in ASEAN, and link those emerging leaders to the United … [Read more...]

DefendDefenders Safe Sisters: The East African Women’s Digital Safety Fellowship

Deadline: 25 April 2017 DefendDefenders has announced Safe Sister: The East African Women’s Digital Safety Fellowship, a program for tech-savvy women working in the human rights and media movement in East Africa. Through a combination of self-study, tool practice, mentorship, workshops, peer sharing, and small grants, this cohort of technologists will join forces to take on today’s digital challenges of women human rights defenders. Safe Sister is generously made possible by Bread for the … [Read more...]

Mozilla Fellowships for Science: Inviting Researchers to Influence the Future of Open Science and Data Sharing Within their Communities

Deadline: 14 May 2017 The Mozilla Fellowships for Science is currently open for applications and invites researchers with a passion for open source and data sharing, already working to shift research practice to be more collaborative, iterative and open. Fellows will spend 10 months starting September 2017 as community catalysts at their institutions, mentoring the next generation of open data practitioners and researchers and building lasting change in the global open science … [Read more...]