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.

Application Open For NGO Leadership Transition Fellowship Program in Africa

Deadline: 25 March 2019 ARNOVA and AROCSA, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, have established the NGO Leadership Transition Fellowship Program (LTFP) in Africa that is intended for senior civil society/NGO leaders who are contemplating or have decided to move on from their existing NGO. This program seeks to help that leader develop a succession plan within the organization, contemplate a personal transition plan and also preserve their knowledge and experience. Objectives The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Human Rights Journalism Fellowship Program in Kosovo

Deadline: 24 March 2019 Kosovo 2.0 has launched an open call for the second cycle of the Human Rights Journalism Fellowship Program. This program is part of the three-year project “Supporting Media and Independent Journalism with a Human Rights Perspective in Kosovo” - funded by the European Union Office in Kosovo-EUOK, co-financed by the project ‘Luxembourg support to civil society in Kosovo,’ financed by the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and managed by Kosovar Civil Society … [Read more...]

Apply for Shuttleworth Foundation Fellowship Program

Deadline: 1 June 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Shuttleworth Foundation Fellowships Program that offers individuals to implement their innovative idea for social change. The Shuttleworth Foundation is a small social investor that provides funding to dynamic leaders who are at the forefront of social change. They look for social innovators who are helping to change the world for the better and could benefit from a social investment model with a difference. They identify amazing … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Young Feminist Leaders Fellowships Program

Deadline: 3 May 2019 The Youth Exchange, in partnership with the Women’s Rights Program, is inviting applicants for its 2019 Young Feminist Leaders Fellowships Program. The Young Feminist Leaders Fellowships will support dynamic youth activists, aged 22 to 30 and based in Latin America, who want to launch a project of their own design to foster a more just, inclusive, accessible, and feminist future for Latin America. Successful projects will reflect on the upcoming 25th anniversary of the … [Read more...]

Application Open for Global Citizen Fellowship Program 2019

Deadline:29 March 2019 Applications are open for Global Citizen Fellowship Program 2019. Powered by BeyGOOD, the Global Citizen Fellowship Program will unearth African youth with remarkable potential. Through the program, 10-15 young people will each engage in a paid, year-long fellowship aligned to one of Global Citizen’s four pillars of activity: creative, campaigns, rewards and marketing. This dynamic Program will take Fellows through a five-phase curriculum, specifically designed to … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture “Awla Fellowship”

Deadline: 15 April 2019 The International Centre for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) has launched the first edition of its Arab Women Leaders in Agriculture "Awla Fellowship". A capacity building program, which aims to develop women researchers who can make a positive impact in their workplaces, communities and countries. In collaboration with the Islamic Development Bank, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and other organizations, Awla by ICBA represents the first year-long research and … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: International Training Fellowships 2019

Deadline: 25 April 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its International Training Fellowships 2019 to offer nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at postgraduate or postdoctoral level. Benefits An International Training Fellowship is for three years, unless applicants want to hold it on a part-time basis. If they want to do Master's training or a diploma course relevant to the research proposal, the fellowship can last up to … [Read more...]

Hutzpa Center for Innovation and Development: Young Innovation Leaders Fellowship, Rwanda

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Hutzpa Center for Innovation and Development is currently inviting applicants for its Young Innovation Leaders (YIL) Fellowship, a four-month scholarship training programme in Innovation Leadership. It is a platform that empowers young professionals in Africa to emerge as influencers and inspirers of innovation in their spheres. Participants are trained by global experts to identify opportunities, proffer solutions, improve systems, and scale up excellence using … [Read more...]

USIEF: Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships Program 2020-2021

Deadline: 15 May 2019 USIEF is seeking applications for its The Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships 2020-2021. These fellowships are for highly motivated individuals who demonstrate leadership qualities, have completed the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's degree, have at least three years professional work experience, and are committed to return and contribute to their communities. The fellowships are for one to two years. Eligible Fields of Study The following field descriptions are … [Read more...]

Hutzpa Excellence Leadership Program: A Fellowship for Young Innovation Leaders

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Applications are now open for Hutzpa Excellence Leadership Program (The HELP Fellowship) which is a three-month scholarship training programme in Innovation Leadership. It is a platform that empowers young professionals in Africa to emerge as influencers and inspirers of innovation in their spheres. Selected candidates are trained by global experts to identify opportunities, proffer solutions, improve systems, and scale up excellence using innovation concepts and … [Read more...]

One World Media Fellowship: Inviting Applications from all around the World

Deadline: 10 April 2019 Applicants can apply One World Media Fellowship which is aimed at aspiring journalists and filmmakers, who seek to make a career out of reporting the global south, raising awareness about the developing world and breaking down prejudices. The fellowship guides filmmakers and journalists on a single project, and provide a supportive network of mentors and peers through the production and completion of their project. It seeks to champion diverse emerging talent, … [Read more...]

Young Water Fellowship Program: Empowering Young Leaders from Low and Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 24 March 2019 Applications are open for the Young Water Fellowship Program to empower young leaders from low and middle income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), water pollution and water scarcity issues, by offering them an intensive training program, seed funding grants for their projects, and mentoring support by senior level experts during one year. For its YWF 2019 Young Water Solutions will offer 10 young entrepreneurs … [Read more...]

Heinrich Böll Foundation: Inviting Applicants for 2019 Transatlantic Media Fellowships

Deadline: 17 March 2019 Heinrich Böll Foundation is inviting applicants for its 2019 Transatlantic Media Fellowships that support well-researched transatlantic journalism. Each year, the Heinrich Böll Foundation sponsors a select number of journalists from the US and Europe for an independent, transatlantic trip to research stories relevant to the foundation’s work on climate and energy policy, foreign and security policy, shared challenges to democracy, as well as technology and digital … [Read more...]

Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program announces 2019 Call for Applications for Internships Abroad and Small Grants

Deadline: 1 May 2019 Are you a young person with a passion for wildlife? Do you want to use your energy and skills to make a difference to biodiversity conservation in India? The Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program can help. This Program has been set up in memory of the late Dr. Ravi Sankaran who followed up his detailed field studies of wild species with innovative projects to conserve their populations. The Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program has several aims. One is to build capacity by … [Read more...]

Fellowships To Generate Evidence On “Youth Engagement In Agribusiness And Rural Economic Activities In Africa”

Deadline: 15 March 2019 The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) has announced 30 research fellowships for 2019 under the framework of the CARE project. The fellowships are action-oriented and target young academics and professionals, and graduate students at the post-course work/research stage of their programs. The fellowship program seeks to contribute to policy development on youth engagement in agribusiness and rural economic activities in Africa. It is designed to … [Read more...]

AFRINIC-30 Fellowship: Inviting Individuals representing Small Organisations, Universities, and Media

Deadline: 15 March 2019 AFRINIC is offering fellowships for the AFRINIC-30 meeting to be held in Kampala, Uganda from 15 June to 21 June 2019. The fellowship is reserved for individuals representing small organisations, universities, and media who are actively involved in Internet operations and development or ICT policies in their countries. The fellows expected to positively and actively contribute to IP address management awareness in the AFRINIC service region. Upon selection, AFRINIC … [Read more...]

Russell E. Train Fellowships for Ugandan Wildlife Conservation Leaders

Deadline: 1 March 2019 To understand the various dimensions of human-wildlife conflict and coexistence, EFN, in partnership with Michigan State University (MSU), is seeking applications to offer fellowships to current and aspiring wildlife conservation leaders from Uganda to obtain their PhD from MSU's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Applicants must conduct research intending to develop sustainable solutions for elephant crop-raiding. Eligibility Criteria To be eligible … [Read more...]

2019 Teach For India Fellowship Program for the Brightest Indian Youth

Deadline: 24 March 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for “Teach For India” Fellowship Program which is 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, their Fellows … [Read more...]

Plan Plastic: The Million Pound Challenge for Innovative and Creative Projects

Deadline: 24 February 2019 Applications are open for the Plan Plastic: The Million Pound Challenge for innovative and creative projects. It is created by Waitrose & Partners in partnership with HUBBUB. Project Areas Projects should address one of the following challenge areas: Plastics in the community: Projects encouraging and enabling plastic recycling and the circular economy linked to social impact. Education: Campaigns aimed at children and young people to raise … [Read more...]

2019 International Essay Contest: Promoting Youth in harnessing Culture of Peace and Sustainable Development

Deadline: 15 June 2019 The Goi Peace Foundation is seeking applications for 2019 International Essay Contest for Young People to harness the energy, creativity and initiative of the world's youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world. This program is an activity within the framework of the UNESCO Global Action Programme (GAP) on Education … [Read more...]