Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship: Seeking Applications for Micro Grants

Deadline: 22 February 2018 Does your idea have great potential, and are you a student at a higher education in Denmark? If yes, then apply for a micro grant from the Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship. The Danish Foundation for Entrepreneurship is currently accepting applications in order to promote entrepreneurship as a career path to support pupils, students and ph.d. students who have good ideas. As a result the Foundation for Entrepreneurship offers a series of micro grants to … [Read more...]

Embassy of the United States in Ecuador: Study of the US Institutes 2018 Program – Social Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 18 January 2018 The Embassy of the United States in Quito, Ecuador and the Consulate General in Guayaquil is currently inviting Ecuadorian university students, involved in social entrepreneurship projects, to participate in the "Study of the US Institutes" 2018 program. This program lasts 5 weeks and it will take place between June and August 2018. The objective of the program is to equip the participants with solid foundations so that they can use their business skills to solve … [Read more...]

The Fore Grants Program: Supporting Charities based in the United Kingdom

Deadline: 8 January 2018 The Fore, the only open-access funder in the UK, is currently seeking applications for its grant program that will offer development funding and strategic support to early-stage charities and social enterprises. The Fore matches successful applicants with friendly professional support – ongoing mentoring, strategic advice, governance support or other assistance. The Fore is a partner of the Big Lottery Fund. Grant Information Grants of up to £30,000 is covered over … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Haiti: SUSI for Students Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 11 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy is seeking applications for its program entitled "SUSI for Students Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship" to provide students with a better understanding of their leadership skills. The four-week academic residency will provide participants with an overview of how entrepreneurial skills can address social issues. The Institute should review the development, history, challenges, and successes of social enterprises and community leaders, in the United … [Read more...]

SAARC Development Fund: Seeking Consultancy for Framing of Strategy Paper for Social Enterprise Development

Deadline: 25 December 2017 The SAARC Development Fund has request for proposals for the Development of a Strategy Paper for the launch/implementation of its SEDP program including Fund Mobilization and Action Plan. Objective To develop strategy paper for SEDP program including fund mobilization and action plan to implement the strategy. Deliverables (in English) Work plan. Draft comprehensive 5-year Strategy Paper for SEDP with fund mobilization and Action Plan for feedback. … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Mali: Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship 2018

Deadline: 22 December 2017 Applications are open for Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship 2018 to provide the opportunity to Malian beneficiaries a deeper understanding of the United States while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills. Eligibility Criteria The Embassy is looking for young leaders with below criteria: very good level of English (speaking and writing); strong leaderships skills, high interest in the topic of social … [Read more...]

United States Embassy in Minsk: Study of the U.S. Summer Institutes (SUSI) Program

Deadline: 17 December 2017 The United States Embassy in Minsk is inviting Belarusian students to participate in the Study of the U.S. Summer Institutes (SUSI) Program. Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs) for Student Leaders from Europe are intensive short-term academic programs whose purpose is to provide groups of undergraduate student leaders with a deeper understanding of the United States while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills. The Summer Institutes for European Student … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Mozambique: 2018 Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Mozambique is seeking applications for its 2018 Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program (PAYLP) in order to provide secondary school youth (ages 15-18) and adult educators the opportunity to explore themes such as entrepreneurship, civic education, youth leadership, economic development, and respect for diversity. This program will take place from August 4-25, 2018. PAYLP is an intensive academic program offered by the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Colombia: Mission’s Public Affairs Small Grant Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission in Bogota, Colombia has announced funding availability through the Mission’s Public Affairs Small Grant Program to support projects proposed by Colombian non-governmental organizations (NGOs), individuals, and cultural/educational organizations that aim to promote mutual understanding between the United States and Colombia. The Embassy has particular interest in projects that have a strong link to the United States and … [Read more...]

Friends of Liberia: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 January 2018 Friends of Liberia (FOL) is seeking applications for small grants of up to $3000 supporting programs in Education, Psycho-Social Support System Rehabilitation and Entrepreneurship. Programs Organizations operating in Liberia and involved in any of the programs listed below: Education General education by schools Developing literacy skills in children Training of teachers Education of girls Health education Water, Sanitation, and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Morocco: 2018 Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) for Student Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 3 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Morocco has announced the call for applications for the 2018 Study of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship. The Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) for Student Leaders on Social Entrepreneurship is an intensive short-term academic program whose purpose is to provide groups of undergraduate student leaders with a deeper understanding of the United States while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills.  The … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Poland: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program 2018

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Poland has announced the opening of its Small Grants Program competition for 2018. Grants will be awarded to local representatives of Poland’s civil society – to include non-governmental organizations, cultural or educational institutions, universities, media, schools, and individuals – whose grant proposals support the following goals and initiatives: Civic Engagement and Shared Values: Projects that increase involvement of civil society … [Read more...]

Applications Open for U.S. Department of State’s Professional Fellows Program!

Deadline: 17 November 2017 U.S. Department of State is seeking applications for its Professional Fellows Program that is a fully funded 6-week program (including a 4-week fellowship placement) in the U.S. for young professionals committed to empowering their communities through innovation and entrepreneurship, socially responsible businesses, and workforce development. Key Facts 38 Fellows are selected from six countries (Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia) Fellows … [Read more...]

Entries Open for Global Social Venture Competition 2018!

Deadline: 4 December 2017 Entries are open for Global Social Venture Competition 2018 to provide aspiring entrepreneurs with mentoring, exposure, and funding to transform their ideas into businesses that will have positive real world impact. The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) empowers the next generation of social entrepreneurs by providing them with mentoring, exposure, and over $80,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into ventures that address the world’s most pressing … [Read more...]

Nesta’s IGL Grants: Supporting Randomised Trials on Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Growth

Deadline: 23 October 2017 Nesta is seeking applications for the IGL Grants programme which is one of the activities of the Innovation Growth Lab, a global collaboration that aims to make policy in innovation, entrepreneurship and growth more experimental and evidence-based. Working together with researchers and public and private organizations from around the world, IGL aims to find out what works, and what doesn’t, to accelerate innovation, support entrepreneurship and help businesses grow. … [Read more...]

2018 Bright Future Program: Inviting Young Afghan Entrepreneurs

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Applications are open for the 2018 Bright Future Program, Pathway 2, Incubation Program to enable youth entrepreneurs to set up and grow their business or build an environment for those youths who have ideas but due to technical incubation support and fund they can’t set up their startups. Outcomes To do this, the consortium has identified five main pathways of change with the following outcomes: Young urban Afghans are gainfully employed; Young urban … [Read more...]

Applications Open for SIF’s Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Program 2018!

Deadline: 10 December 2017 Singapore International Foundation (SIF) is seeking applications for its Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Program 2018 to inspire, equip and enable the youth of different nationalities to embark on social enterprises (SEs) in Singapore and beyond. Through the YSE programme, participants will learn from and interact with leading social entrepreneurs, business professionals and other youth who are keen on social innovation, while expanding their networks for potential … [Read more...]

Europe Foundation Call for Proposals for Social Enterprise Development!

Deadline: 26 October 2017 Europe Foundation is seeking applications for its "Social Enterprise Development" to support the development of new and existing social enterprises, to promote social enterprise as a viable instrument for attaining long-term CSO sustainability. EPF’s mission is to empower people to effect change for social justice and economic prosperity through hands-on programs, helping them to improve their communities and their own lives. EPF engages citizens in social, economic, … [Read more...]

ICFJ: A Digital Path to Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Latin America – 2018

Deadline: 13 November 2017 In 2018, the International Center for Journalists will continue to expand its network of digital journalists, technologists and media entrepreneurs from Latin America as part of the “Digital Path to Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Latin America” program. For this revamped version of the program, ICFJ will bring 36 more Professional Fellows from 12 countries: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Denmark: Seeking Applications for Partnership for Change Grant

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark has announced an open competition for organizations and individuals to submit applications to support a program or project to promote public-private partnerships or entrepreneurship mentoring or other initiatives that drive economic growth and strengthen communities around Denmark. The grant will be awarded to a Social Entrepreneur individual or business start-up who, in partnership with the corporate world, works on finding … [Read more...]