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.

British Academy: Seeking Applications for Newton Advanced Fellowships Program

Deadline: 14 March 2018 British Academy is seeking applications for Newton Advanced Fellowships Program to provide early to mid-career international researchers who already have a track record with an opportunity to develop their research strengths and capabilities, and those of their group or network, through training, collaboration and visits with a partner in the UK. Aims The aim of the Newton Advanced Fellowships is to: Support the development of a well-trained research community … [Read more...]

IWMF: Reporting Fellowships to Rwanda and The Democratic Republic of Congo

Deadline: 19 February 2018 International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is inviting women journalists from all over the world for its Reporting Fellowships to Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The trip will take place from May 2nd until May 18th, which includes travel dates. All fellows will begin their trip in Nairobi, Kenya, where they will complete a comprehensive security training and an orientation about the Great Lakes Region and the reporting trip locations from May 3 to 6. … [Read more...]

Application Open for Adaptation Finance Fellowship Programme!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Applications are open for Adaptation Finance Fellowship Programme which is jointly developed by Frankfurt School and the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) and funded by the International Development Research Centre (IDRC). The main objective of this programme is to identify and train emerging leaders from research, policy, and the private sector who aspire to be equipped with state-of-the-art knowledge on adaptation finance and become climate ambassadors … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 The Breakthrough Generation Fellowship!

Deadline: 13 February 2018 Applications are open for 2018 The Breakthrough Generation Fellowship. Each summer, Breakthrough seeks five to ten outstanding young analysts, writers, and thought leaders for the Breakthrough Generation Fellowship. Fellows will contribute writing and research to one of the three main issues areas at the Breakthrough Institute: Energy, Conservation, or Food & Farming. Fellowships are highly competitive  only 5-10 percent of applicants are generally accepted and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is accepting applications for its Edward R. Murrow Press Fellowship to promote the quality of responsible and discerning journalism that exemplified the work of Edward R. Murrow. One CFR resident fellowship is awarded each year to a distinguished foreign correspondent or editor. Award Information The duration of the fellowship is ten months, beginning in September. The program awards a stipend of $75,000 as well as a … [Read more...]

IDEX: Accepting Applications for the July 2018 Global Fellows Program in India!

Deadline: 15 March 2018 IDEX is developing the next wave of "social intrapreneurs" who will support, lead and advance the work of socially-focused enterprises around the world! IDEX Fellows undergo six months of leadership and business development training by working full-time for social enterprises across India. They are searching all corners of the world for individuals who are committed and passionate about having a high-impact career and advancing the social impact space. They are seeking … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Indo-U.S. Fellowship for Women in STEMM Program!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India and Indo-U.S. Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF) have jointly announced a Indo-U.S. Fellowship for Women in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine) program with an aim to provide opportunities to Indian Women Scientists, Engineers & Technologists to undertake international collaborative research in premier institutions in U.S.A, to enhance their research capacities and … [Read more...]

ICFJ: Early Childhood Development Reporting Fellowship Program

Deadline: 4 March 2018 Interested in becoming an influencer and leader for children’s development in your country? If producing high quality reporting and solutions-oriented stories about nutrition and early childhood development issues is one of your passions, then apply to this year-long fellowship, which will include two international reporting trips as well as continual mentoring and several virtual webinars. The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in partnership with the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for AFRIKA KOMMT! Fellowship 2018-2020

Deadline: 19 January 2018 Applications are open for AFRIKA KOMMT! fellowship programme that is an initiative of German industry for future leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa and offers the opportunity of a one-year experience in Germany, including an eight-month internship in a leading German enterprise. Benefits The programme fellows benefit through gaining first-hand practical experience in a leading German enterprise being exposed to leadership concepts and management techniques … [Read more...]

RJI Fellowship: Strengthening Democracy through Better Journalism

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute is inviting proposals from people and organizations who wish to partner with it on innovative projects that strengthen democracy through better journalism. Successful projects often include devising new strategies to take advantage of an opportunity or solve a problem, building new tools for news organizations, transforming an idea into a market-tested prototype or advancing a prototype so it’s ready for investment or a full … [Read more...]

Knight Science Journalism Fellowship: Inviting Journalists from around the World

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are open for Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT to support a global community of dedicated and thoughtful journalists specializing in science, health, technology and environmental reporting. [email protected] is designed to recognize journalists who demonstrate a high level of professional excellence and accomplishment as well as a long-term commitment to their craft. Journalists from all countries compete on an equal basis and are encouraged to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Teach For India Fellowship Program 2018!

Deadline: 4 February 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Teach for India Fellowship Program 2018, an opportunity for India’s brightest and most promising youth, from the nation’s best universities and workplaces, to serve as full-time teachers to children from low-income communities in some of the nation’s most under-resourced schools. Through this experience of teaching in classrooms and working with key education stakeholders like students, principals, and parents, the Fellows get … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Milena Jesenská Fellowships 2018 for Journalists in European Countries!

Deadline: 24 February 2018 The Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) is seeking applications for its program entitled “Milena Jesenská Fellowships for Journalists”, which offers European journalists time off from their professional duties in order to pursue in-depth research on a topic of their choice. The call is directed towards cultural journalists, with the term “cultural” being interpreted in a broad sense to encompass a wide variety of intellectual and artistic fields. Benefits … [Read more...]

Apply for “Youth engagement in agribusiness and rural economic activities in Africa” Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is seeking applications for “Enhancing capacity to apply research evidence in policy for youth engagement in agribusiness and rural economic activities in Africa”. Scope They seek research project fellows for the study of Youth Engagement in Agribusiness and Rural Economic Activities in Africa. This is not a one-time invitation for applications, but rather a continuing call for research on this topic in … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Rethink.CEE Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 21 January 2018 The German Marshall Fund of the United States, through its Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation, is seeking applications for its Rethink.CEE Fellowship Program for next-generation policy experts and analysts from Central and Eastern Europe. Benefits Affiliation with The German Marshall Fund of the United States, a premier transatlantic think tank Access to network of policy professionals and tailor-made support in undertaking policy research A … [Read more...]

IPRA: Inviting Applications for Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship in Peace and Development Studies for Women

Deadline: 15 January 2018 The International Peace Research Association Foundation (IPRAF) is inviting applications for its Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship in Peace and Development Studies for Women. The IPRA Foundation was founded in 1990 as a non-profit, tax-exempt organization. The Foundation’s purpose is to promote peace research and scholarship throughout the world. Dorothy Senesh was a long-time activist for international peace and justice. Her husband Lawrence established this … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of ECA: 2018 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

Deadline: 22 February 2018 The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State is seeking proposal submissions for one cooperative agreement to design, implement, and oversee the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. The Mandela Washington Fellowship is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), which aims to strengthen democratic institutions and good governance, spur economic growth and prosperity, and foster peace … [Read more...]

The Asia Center Fellowship Program: Encouraging Joint or Cooperative Projects in Japan & ASEAN Countries

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The Japan Foundation Asia Center is accepting applications for 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 individual and institutional … [Read more...]

Cultural Survival: Seeking Applications for Community Media Indigenous Youth Fellowship

Deadline: 15 January 2018 Cultural Survival has announced a call for proposals for the Community Media Indigenous Youth Fellowship Project that will support young Indigenous individuals in their efforts to build their capacity as radio broadcasters and journalists through specific trainings, community radio visits or exchanges, radio production, conference attendance, and other identified education and training opportunities. In providing support, the Community Media Indigenous Youth … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowships

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is currently inviting applicants for its EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development fellowships to provide funding towards actions that aim to support researchers and key members of clinical trial research teams from SSA to acquire specific skills in clinical trials research through placements in pharmaceutical companies, CROs, clinical or academic affiliated research organisations and … [Read more...]