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.

Applications Open for World Journalist Fellowship to Support International Journalists!

Deadline: 4 January 2018 Applications are open for World Journalist Fellowship to provide support to international journalists who enroll in one of graduate programs in journalism at the NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. The Fellowship provides an opportunity for internationally based journalists to study in the Master of Arts program in Journalism at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. The fellow will pursue the degree in one of their nine concentrations: Business … [Read more...]

Canon Collins Trust: Seeking Applications for Kader Asmal Fellowship

Deadline: 20 February 2018 The Embassy of Ireland in South Africa in partnership with Canon Collins Trust is inviting applications for its scholarships for postgraduate study in Ireland commencing in September 2018. The fellowship programme has two strands: 13 annual awards for postgraduate study in: Business Management Economics, Accounting, and Human Resource Management Management and Business Agriculture, Food Science & Nutrition Agriculture, Climate … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Deadline: 30 November 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 … [Read more...]

Wellcome Foundation: Intermediate Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Wellcome Foundation is seeking applications for its “Intermediate Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine” to support research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level. This scheme helps mid-career researchers from low- and middle-income countries establish independent research programmes in those countries. Benefits An Intermediate Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine is for up to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for AKFC’s International Youth Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is accepting applications for its International Youth Fellowship Program, an extraordinary opportunity to become a leader in global development. The International Youth Fellowship Program builds the skills of young Canadians and supports the work of AKFC’s partner organizations overseas. Program Streams Participants can apply for one of three streams that best match their backgrounds and interests: International … [Read more...]

Doris Duke Fellowships: Seeking Innovations to Prevent Child Abuse & Neglect

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Applications are Open for Doris Duke Fellowships for the Promotion of Child Well-Being that are offered by Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago through the generous support of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. These fellowships are designed to identify and develop a new generation of leaders interested in and capable of creating practice and policy initiatives that will enhance child development and improve the nation's ability to prevent all forms of child … [Read more...]

IWMF Call for Applications: Team Reporting Fellowship to South Sudan and Uganda

Deadline:  5 December 2017 The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is accepting applications for its Team Reporting Fellowship to South Sudan and Uganda in March 2018. The IWMF will select teams of women journalists to travel to Juba and Gulu for a cross-border reporting trip focused on regional migration. The IWMF reserves the right to change reporting locations based on the real-time security situation in both locations. The feasibility of day trips outside the base locations will … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for the Atlantic Fellowships!

Deadline: 19 December 2017 Are you a social change leader committed to advancing justice and equity? Do you want to understand the processes that are causing and deepening inequalities? Are you willing to join forces with a global network of peers to mount a collective challenge to inequality? If yes, then apply for Atlantic Fellowship. The Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity programme at the International Inequalities Institute is based at the London School of Economics and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Professional Fellows Program on Inclusive Disability Employment!

Deadline: 29 November 2017 The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is seeking applications for its Professional Fellows Program on Inclusive Disability Employment to support 20 mid-career professionals 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 United … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 10 January 2018 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. This is a social justice program that trains, inspires, and sustains leaders. They support a … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018-19 William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India

Deadline: 15 January 2018 Applications are open for 2018-19 William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India which is a 10-month volunteer service program matching young professionals with development organizations across India. The American India Foundation (AIF) Clinton Fellowship is helping to shape the next generation of leaders committed to positive change while also strengthening civil society in both the US and India. The AIF Clinton Fellowship provides a renowned platform to develop … [Read more...]

JASSO: Seeking Applications for Follow-up Research Fellowship

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Japan Student Services Organization (“JASSO”) provides the Follow-up Research Fellowship for Former International Students in Japan to researchers who have previously come to study in Japan from a developing country, region, etc., and are currently active in education, research, or government in their home country, region, etc. The fellowship extends to those researchers an opportunity to conduct short-term research with academic advisors at universities (except … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Al Alfi Foundation Sustainable Development Fellowship!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 The Al Alfi Foundation and the American University in Cairo (AUC) are seeking applications for its Sustainable Development Fellowship to identify and prepare future leaders who are Egyptian nationals and who have strong knowledge and skills in science, engineering, business, policy and social sciences. The objective of the program is to develop a new cadre of entrepreneurial leaders who are capable of filling critical positions in industry, public sector and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Irish Aid Casement Fellowship in Human Rights!

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The Irish Aid is currently seeking applications for its “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 … [Read more...]

Applications Open for India Science and Research Fellowship (ISRF) Programme!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Centre for International Co-operation in Science (CICS), supported by the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India is seeking applications for its India Science and Research Fellowship (ISRF) programme to provide opportunity to scientists from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal and Sri Lanka to work in advanced research areas in all major disciplines of science and technology including engineering and medical sciences at … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Dalai Lama Fellowship 2018!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Applications are open for Dalai Lama Fellowship 2018 that offers emerging leaders a rigorous, interdisciplinary program on ways to be a different kind of leader, a leader that connects and cares for self, extends genuine compassion to others, and works for our common humanity. Fellows cultivate practices in mind training for increasing self-awareness, self-care and resilience, for connecting with others and working across differences, and in building solutions for … [Read more...]

Global Community Fellowship: Supporting Community Development and Youth Education

Deadline: 12 November 2017 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 and schools 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 challenges. Fellow Duties … [Read more...]

Apply for Alfa Fellowship Program 2017!

Deadline: 1 December 2017 Applications are open for Alfa Fellowship Program that was founded in 2004 with the goal of fostering a community of emerging leaders who have first-hand experience in the business, public policy, and cultural environments of Russia and the region. The Program is funded by Alfa-Bank and is administered in the U.S., U.K., and Germany by Cultural Vistas and in Moscow by the Fund for International Fellowships and Cultural Dialogue. Benefits Round-trip … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Borlaug Global Research Alliance Fellowships!

Deadline: 5 November 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for its 2018 Borlaug Global Research Alliance Fellowships in order to improve agricultural productivity, economic development, and food security. It offers training and collaborative opportunities for agricultural research, international agricultural economics, leadership, and policy to researchers. Fellows will work with a mentor at USDA’s Agricultural Research Service or a U.S. university for up to 12 … [Read more...]

Apply for John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships!

Deadline: 4 December 2017 Applications are open for John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships that support diverse journalists from around the world who are deeply engaged in exploring solutions to the most urgent issues facing journalism. Innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership in journalism are the foundation of our work, which seeks to improve the quality of news and information reaching the public. Benefits The fellowship provides JSK Fellows with several financial benefits, … [Read more...]