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.

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...]

Irish Aid: Seeking Applications for Casement Fellowship in Human Rights

Deadline: 30 November 2018 Applications are open for Casement Fellowship in Human Rights to provide talented candidates with the opportunity to pursue advanced education and professional development in Ireland in order to contribute to the future development of Nigeria. The Roger Casement fellowship has been established to honour the memory of the Irish human rights activist Roger Casement who spent some of his early working life in Calabar, Nigeria. He was an early advocate for human rights … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Irish Aid’s Fellowship Training Programme 2019!

Deadline: 30 November 2018 Applications are open for Irish Aid’s Fellowship Training Programme 2019. The Fellowship Training Programme was Irish Aid's first scholarship programme, begun in 1974. Since that time, it has brought suitably qualified candidates from developing countries to undertake Masters degrees at universities and colleges in Ireland. Awards are made for study in Ireland in fields such as development studies, rural development, health care, education and law with the aim of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for James Marston Fitch Mid-Career Fellowship!

Deadline: 2 November 2018 The James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation is seeking applications for James Marston Fitch Mid-Career Fellowship 2019. Research grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded to one or two mid-career professionals who have an academic background, professional experience and an established identity in one or more of the following fields: historic preservation, architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, environmental planning, architectural history and the … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: Seeking Applications for International Master’s Fellowships

Deadline: 16 April 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its International Master’s Fellowships that offers nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at Master’s degree level. Benefits a stipend travel costs (eg outward and return airfares) approved tuition fees, according to the rate charged by the training organisation. Funding Information Funding of up to £120,000. Eligibility Criteria Applicant's can apply for … [Read more...]

VIA’s Global Community Fellowship: Supporting Community Development and Youth Education

Deadline: 11 November 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for Global Community Fellowship, a 13-15 month program for graduating seniors and young/ established professionals. Fellows work at NGOs, schools, universities, and social enterprises across Asia to support community development and youth education programs. By working directly with communities, fellows get hands-on experience learning how organizations in Asia are using creative and innovative methods to address critical social … [Read more...]

Halcyon Incubator Program: Seeking Applications from Early-stage Social Entrepreneurs

Deadline: 10 October 2018 Applications are open for "Halcyon Incubator Program" to equip early-stage entrepreneurs with the support they need to transform audacious ideas into scalable and sustainable ventures and change the world. Program Structure Fellows accepted into the program will have access to the following resources: Residency, Business, and Living Expenses - The Halcyon Incubator was founded to ensure that all social entrepreneurs, regardless of their economic background, … [Read more...]

The Japan Foundation Asia Center: Seeking Applications for Asia Center Fellowship Program

Deadline: 3 December 2018 The Japan Foundation Asia Center is accepting applications for the first round of its Asia Center Fellowship Program which is designed to encourage joint or cooperative projects that cross national cultural borders among individuals. Fellowships are offered to successful applicants who plan to pursue their research and activities outside their home country (or countries), and who seek to further develop their field(s) of expertise and form networks between … [Read more...]

IWMF’s Adelante Reporting Initiative Fellowship – U.S./Mexico Border

Deadline: 28 October 2018 Applications are now open for IWMF's Adelante Reporting Initiative Fellowship - U.S./Mexico Border. As part of the IWMF’s Latin America reporting initiative, Adelante, six pairs of journalists will travel to the U.S./Mexico border from February 22 to March 14, 2019. Reporting fellows will begin their trip in Mexico City, where they will complete a comprehensive security and first aid training from February 23 to February 26, 2019. Fellows will then depart for six days … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations: Seeking Proposals for Policy Fellowship Initiative 2018

Deadline: 8 October 2018 The Open Society Foundations (OSF)-Armenia is seeking proposals for its Policy Fellowship Initiative 2018 to carry out rigorous and innovative research identifying the most critical open society challenges, developing practical solutions, and advocating for such by maximising the impact of their research. The fellowships are intended primarily for individuals aiming to undertake independent policy-oriented research and produce critical thinking on fundamental policy … [Read more...]

World Bank Group: Seeking Applications for Africa Fellowship Program 2019

Deadline: 5 October 2018 The World Bank Group is seeking applications for its Africa Fellowship Program 2019 to target young talented African nationals who are completing or recently completed a Ph.D. in an area relevant to the World Bank’s work. The fellowship program has been very successful since its inception, building a strong pipeline of young African talent interested in a career in development, in international institutions, African governments, think tanks, and academia. The program … [Read more...]

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation: Seeking Applications for International Climate Protection Fellowships

Deadline: 1 March 2019 The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation is seeking applications for its International Climate Protection Fellowships for young climate experts from developing countries. The fellowships enables prospective leaders in academia and industry to implement a research-based proposal in the field of climate protection or climate-related resource conservation during a one-year stay in Germany. Up to 20 International Climate Protection Fellowships are granted annually, funded … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Aspen-Aetna Healthy Communities Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 16 November 2018 Applications are open for Aspen-Aetna Healthy Communities Fellowship Program to amplifying the voices of local leaders spearheading community initiatives addressing inequities through the lens of the social determinants of health. The social determinants of health include social and environmental factors that affect life expectancy outside the doctor's office, like education, unemployment, food insecurity, housing, gender, race, and disability. The Aspen-Aetna … [Read more...]

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