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.

Visual Arts Fellowship: Inviting Individual Mid-career Artists and Groups

Deadline: 19 August 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Visual Arts Fellowship which is funded by the Copyright Agency and administered by NAVA, and aims to assist exceptional mid-career Australian visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to undertake a self directed program of professional development. Two $20,000 fellowships are open to individual mid-career artists and groups. Groups must have a demonstrated history of ongoing collaborative practice between applicants. … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: Research Fellowships in Humanities and Social Science

Deadline: 11 January 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Research Fellowships in Humanities and Social Science to improve health for everyone by helping great ideas to thrive. Benefits A Research Fellowship is for up to three years, or applicant can hold it part-time over a longer period. An award will not usually be above £275,000. Support includes: a basic salary (determined by their host organisation) personal removal expenses research … [Read more...]

Westpac Social Change Fellowship: Supporting the Development of People in Australia

Deadline: 20 August 2018 Applications are open for Westpac Social Change Fellowship to support the development of people from any sector with the drive to create better lives for all Australians. The Fellowship is designed to give recipients time and space to develop the skills, knowledge and networks needed to accelerate their growth as a social innovator. This may involve travel study tours, work experience, research or building stronger connections that will directly enhance their ability … [Read more...]

Applications Open for United Nations and Nippon Foundation’s Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 14 September 2018 The United Nations and The Nippon Foundation of Japan are seeking applications for its Fellowship Programme with an aim to provide capacity-building and human resource development to developing States Parties and non-Parties to UNCLOS through a new Fellowship Programme. The Programme is executed by the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (DOALOS) of the Office of Legal Affairs. Programme Structure The 9-month Fellowship Programme is composed of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ICC Fellowship!

Deadline: 30 July 2018 Applications are open for the Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) Fellowship to deliver programs and special projects that inspire inclusion, create opportunities to connect, and encourage active citizenship. The ICC Fellowship provides a special opportunity for young leaders from around the world to make a change in their own community through the creation and implementation of projects on inclusion and citizenship. Launched in 2016 as the 6 Degrees Junior … [Read more...]

Apply for CcHUB Media Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 25 July 2018 Are you a storyteller? Do you believe in the power of stories disrupting the Media Industry? Are you a budding Cinematographer? If yes, then this fellowship opportunity is just the right thing for you! This fellowship is meant for talented young people who have a passion for telling powerful and transformative stories and hone great skills in video editing. It is an opportunity to gain insight into our indigenous media industry’s issues and receive guidance from … [Read more...]

Darwin Plus: Environment Funding for the UK Overseas Territories

Deadline: 3 September 2018 The Darwin Plus (also known as The Overseas Territories Environment and Climate Fund) is seeking applications to provide funding for: environmental projects in UK Overseas Territories fellowships for UK Overseas Territories (OT) Nationals to increase their knowledge and ability to meet long-term strategic outcomes for the natural environment in UK Overseas Territories Eligibility Criteria Darwin Plus projects Funding is open to any … [Read more...]

Apply for FINNOVATION Fellowship Program for Impact Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: 15 July 2018 The FINNOVATION Lab has announced the FINNOVATION Fellowship Program for impact entrepreneurs. The Fellowship is a nine month incubator and fellowship program to support impact entrepreneurs who: Are hungry to understand the context and causes behind some of the world’s most pressing problems Are passionate about leveraging an entrepreneurial idea to make a big social or environmental impact Are eager to develop innovative business models to solve problems … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Teach For India Fellowship Program 2019!

Deadline: 2 September 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Teach for India Fellowship Program 2019, 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...]

TED Fellows Program 2018: Inviting Extraordinary Thinkers Worldwide

Deadline: 26 August 2018 Applications are open for TED Fellows program 2018 to select a new class of extraordinary thinkers and doers. TED is looking for individuals who have a proven track record of great work in their field and are on the brink of an incredible breakthrough, but need the extra support to get there. The program is looking for individuals from all disciplines, and who have collaborative, kind personalities. The program covers the costs of transportation to and from the TED … [Read more...]

Digital Earth Fellowship 2018-2019: Inviting Artists and Designers based in Africa or Asia

Deadline: 25 July 2018 Applications are now open for the Digital Earth Fellowship 2018-2019 which is a 6 month-long fellowship for artists and designers based in Africa or Asia, working across a variety of media, who would like to investigate current technological reality. It is a unique research support programme, which supports experienced artists to reflect, research, experiment and produce work. The fellowship consists of a monthly stipend for work and production costs, mentorship and … [Read more...]

Commonwealth Fund: Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice

Deadline: Various The Commonwealth Fund is currently inviting applications for its Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice, providing a unique opportunity for mid-career health services researchers and practitioners to spend up to 12 months in the United States, conducting original research and working with leading U.S. health policy experts. Benefits Each fellowship provides up to U.S. $130,000 in support (which covers roundtrip airfare to the United States, a living … [Read more...]

IWMF: Seeking Applications for Adelante Reporting Initiative Fellowship

Deadline: 9 July 2018 The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications for its Adelante Reporting Initiative Fellowship. As part of Adelante, IWMF’s Latin America reporting initiative, a group of women journalists will travel to Mexico to report on Economic Development after the Elections from September 20 - October 5, 2018. Reporting fellows will begin their trip in Mexico City, Mexico, where they will complete comprehensive security training and an orientation from … [Read more...]

APWLD: Inviting Applicants for Inaugural Media Fellowship Programme

Deadline: 30 June 2018 APWLD is currently inviting five women media professionals across Asia-Pacific region to participate in Inaugural Media Fellowship Programme that aims to strengthen media advocacy on grassroots issues through a feminist lens. Fellowship theme this year is on climate change as APWLD wish to strengthen a feminist analysis on this topic and climate justice, especially in mainstream and alternative media spaces. The duration of the fellowship will be from August 2018 – … [Read more...]

IWMF: Adelante Reporting Initiative Fellowship

Deadline: 9 July 2018 The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking applications for its Adelante Reporting Initiative Fellowship. As part of Adelante, IWMF’s Latin America reporting initiative, a group of women journalists will travel to Guatemala to report on the Environment from September 20 - October 5, 2018. Reporting fellows will begin their trip in Mexico City, Mexico, where they will complete comprehensive security training and an orientation from September 21 - … [Read more...]

New Fellowships in memory of Professor Stephen Hawking for exceptional Students

In the memory of Professor Stephen Hawking, Science Minister Sam Gyimahnew has announced new fellowships that will support the research of most talented mathematicians, physicists and computer scientists for up to 3 years. UK Research and Innovation will award up to 10 “Stephen Hawking” fellowships a year for the next 5 years. According to Science Minister Sam Gyimah, "Few have contributed as much to humanity’s understanding of the universe as Professor Hawking. His ground-breaking work … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: GEF SGP National Indigenous Peoples Fellowship

Deadline: 30 June 2018 In line with the objectives of the 6th Operational Phase (OP6) of the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP), implemented by UNDP, running from 2015-2019, the SGP has developed a fellowship initiative to increase its support to indigenous peoples. The aim of the SGP indigenous fellowship initiative is to develop higher-level capacity of existing and potential indigenous leaders to advance the work of their communities, organizations and networks at national, regional and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Arts for Good Fellowship!

Deadline: 16 July 2018 Applications are open for "Arts for Good Fellowship" that is organized annually to grow the Arts for Good ecosystem, by fostering a community of practice that harnesses the power of arts and culture to create positive social change. The fellowship brings together cross-sector professionals such as artists, art administrators and programmers from the social sector on a three-step programme comprising webinars and two exchange programmes. Upon completion, fellows join … [Read more...]

Chatham House: African Public Health Leaders Fellowship

Deadline: 20 June 2018 Chatham House is pleased to invite applicants for the African Public Health Leaders Fellowship to provide a mix of intensive orientation, interaction with African leaders in public health and high-level remote mentoring. The fellowship will develop the skills in leadership, policy analysis and formulation of successful applicants, who will benefit from the networking and mentoring opportunities in London, Geneva and their respective countries. Fellows will each develop … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Eisenhower Fellowships’ 2019 Global Program!

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Applications are now open for the Eisenhower Fellowships’ Global Program which seeks ambitious, disciplined rising leaders with the vision to make the world a better place as well as the ability to create and implement a concrete plan to make that vision a reality post-fellowship. Fellows represent all professional sectors – private, public and nonprofit – and hail from any number of careers, from journalism to the military to higher education to private corporations … [Read more...]