Apply for NIESBUD’s Fully Funded International Training Programmes 2017-2018!

Deadline: 10 June 2017 The National Institute of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD), a premier Institution of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India is offering various fully funded International Training Programmes during the year 2017-18 under ITEC/SCAAP which are flagship capacity building programmes of Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India. Starting from 3rd July 2017 till 11th August 2017, NIESBUD is organizing 6 weeks … [Read more...]

German Historical Institute Washington: Inviting Proposals for Conferences and Workshops 2018-2019

Deadline: 15 June 2017 The German Historical Institute Washington (GHI) is seeking proposals for conferences and workshops for the 2018/2019 academic year. GHI is seeking proposals in its core areas of research that are: German history American history transnational and global history digital history the history of knowledge GHI also encourages proposals involving new topics of exploration and new approaches to historical research, e.g. in “Migration and Knowledge. This … [Read more...]

TD FEF Leadership Program: Building Capacity in Canada’s Environmental Sector

Deadline: 1 June 2017 TD Friends of the Environment Foundation (TD FEF) is currently accepting applications for its Leadership Program with an aim to enhance the organizational capacity of environmental organizations through a Leadership and Organizational Development Course. As part of the program, there will be a 4.5 day in-person course (November 2017), followed by a series of webinars to continue building on your skills. As one of the only national programs of its kind, entirely focused on … [Read more...]

Apply for XL-Africa: Supporting Startups Making Smart use of Digital Solutions

Deadline: 12 June 2017 Applications are currently open for XL-Africa program to support enterprises in any sector that are making smart use of digital solutions. This includes, but is not limited to fintech, agriculture, transport, energy, health, education, smart cities, gaming resource management, media and many more. Benefits 20 high-growth digital startups seeking to raise between $250K and $1.5M in funding. We can help with access to funding, networks, mentoring and a community of … [Read more...]

Nuffic Call for Proposals: Inviting Syrians for MSP-TMT Programme

Deadline: 30 May 2017 The Nuffic is seeking proposals for its MSP Regional Tailor-Made Training (TMT) Programme to provide local training opportunities for Syrian nationals who are currently unable to participate in the regular MSP II programme. The objective of the call is to increase capacity development among Syrians by offering a tailor-made training for Syrians in Jordan, Lebanon or Turkey. Funding Information The maximum available budget for this call is €50,000. Eligibility … [Read more...]

Asia-Europe Foundation Call for Applications: ASEFEdu Young Reporter 2017

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Are you an aspiring young reporter with a desire to travel across Asia and Europe practising your craft and providing important coverage of education projects? The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is seeking reporters aged between 18 and 30 years from Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) partner countries to cover its 2017 calendar of projects on the theme of Access to Education and Employment. This is an unprecedented opportunity to apply the trade and gain exposure to the rich … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Capacity Building Workshop on Nature-Culture Linkages in Heritage Conservation in Asia and the Pacific

Deadline: 7 May 2017 The University of Tsukuba, in cooperation with UNESCO World Heritage Centre, IUCN, ICCROM and ICOMOS is currently seeking applications for Capacity Building Workshop on Nature-Culture Linkages in Heritage Conservation in Asia and the Pacific, organized by the World Heritage Studies and the Certificate Programme on Nature Conservation (CPNC). Heritage Conservation is an evolving practice, and one of the current debates focuses on identifying and recovering the connections … [Read more...]

Jim Joseph Foundation: Cohort-Based Educator Professional Development Programs in Jewish Education

Deadline: 10 May 2017 The Jim Joseph Foundation is currently seeking proposals for its Cohort-Based Educator Professional Development Programs in Jewish Education. This program will also offer a Community of Practice for the directors of each of the professional development programs funded through this pilot. Funding will support up to ten three-year grants to institutions that provide ongoing cohort-based professional development and training to a select group of Jewish educators serving … [Read more...]

East-West Center: Applications Open for Advanced Leadership Program for Professionals based in Asia-Pacific Region

Deadline: 1 May 2017 The East-West Center has announced an Advanced Leadership Program for advanced professionals to reflect upon personal and organizational achievement while developing plans for the future. The Advanced Leadership Program takes place at the East-West Center's campus in Honolulu, Hawai'i, and runs from October 18 - November 29, 2017 (6 weeks). Participants engage in a self-designed program with substantial time given to independent work, research and exploration. Participants … [Read more...]

Commonwealth Youth Council Call for Applications: International Youth Task Force for Commonwealth Youth Forum 2018

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Applications are currently open for the Commonwealth Youth Council's International Youth Task Force for Commonwealth Youth Forum 2018. The CYC is making a call for the composition of the International Youth Task force who will be responsible for the organisation of CYF 2018. The IYTF will be divided into four committees: Programmes Committee, Media and Communications Committee, Policy, Drafting and Reporting Committee and Logistics Committee. Eligibility Criteria The … [Read more...]

Apply for The Red Bull Amaphiko Academy launchpad for Grassroots Social Entrepreneurs

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Are you a social entrepreneur contributing to positive change in your community? Applications are currently open for the Red Bull Amaphiko Academy launchpad for grassroots social entrepreneurs who are making a positive difference in their community. Over the course of 10 days, participants receive inspiration and mentorship, as well as the practical skills and tools needed to take their projects to the next level. Red Bull Amaphiko is a global program and online … [Read more...]

n-vestigate: Apply for the investigative Network between n-ost and Research Partners from Eastern Europe

Deadline: 16 April 2017 Did you ever feel like your investigation was limited by language, geographical borders or a lack of contacts abroad? If yes, then apply for the n-vestigate programme. Applications are open for n-vestigate programme with an aim to foster national and transnational investigative journalism within and between the aforementioned countries, the goal being to establish a transnational network which more deeply anchors investigative journalism within each country's respective … [Read more...]

Applications Open for British Council’s Researcher Links Workshop!

Deadline: 2 May 2017 The British Council is currently inviting applicants for its Researcher Links workshop entitled “Widening Success in Higher Education (WISH)" in order to develop realisable projects that increase the quality, range and number of opportunities for diverse students in, and beyond, the creative industries. Workshop Themes Widen access to Higher Education Increase participation within Higher Education Ensure student success Enhance … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of Labor: Seeking Applications for Workforce Data Quality Initiative

Deadline: 4 May 2017 The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has announced the availability of approximately $5,700,000 in grant funds authorized by Section 169 of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) for the Workforce Data Quality Initiative (WDQI). Objectives Develop or improve the State workforce longitudinal administrative database Connect workforce data with education data contained in the Statewide Longitudinal Data System … [Read more...]

Miller Center: Apply for GE Healthymagination Mother & Child Program

Deadline: 5 May 2017 Miller Center, in partnership with GE Healthymagination is inviting applications for its Mother & Child Program, offering an impact-generating opportunity for applicant's growing enterprise. The purpose of this program is to accelerate a second cohort of mother and child health care innovators in sub Saharan Africa. Priority Areas The Healthymagination Mother & Child program assists social enterprises operating in sub Saharan Africa that are addressing maternal … [Read more...]

Age of Wonderland: Seeking Proposals for ‘100 Days of Learning’ Program Worldwide

Deadline: 20 April 2017 What about taking a journey from knowledge to wisdom? In order to rediscover knowledge, challenge beliefs, and exchange life experiences with others, Age of Wonderland is inviting innovators to engage in this journey and apply! The Age of Wonderland is inviting applicants for its program entitled "100 Days of Learning" to make the world a better, healthier and more inclusive place, embracing change on an individual level and to inspire all to do the same. Age of … [Read more...]

UNU-INRA Call for Applications: Apply for Science Reporting Workshop for African Journalists

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) and the United Nations University Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT), in partnership with the UN Information Centre (UNIC), Accra, have announced a call for application for a Science Reporting Workshop, to be held on 6th -27th April, 2017 at UNU-INRA Office, 2nd Floor International House, University of Ghana Campus, Legon-Accra, … [Read more...]

Apply for Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Start Up Programme!

Deadline: 26 April 2017 Do you have the beginnings of an organisation that could improve a community or tackle a social issue? Are you passionate about helping other people or the environment? Applications are currently open for the Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Start Up Programme, run in partnership with School for Social Entrepreneurs, with the support of Big Lottery Fund. Benefits A free learning programme A grant of up to £3,000 (free cash to help you … [Read more...]

UNESCO Call for Participants: Workshop on Citizen Journalism and Media Literacy

Deadline: 31 March 2017 UNESCO’s offices in Bangkok and Jakarta are teaming up with Rappler Indonesia to organize a one day training session “Workshop on Citizen Journalism and Media Literacy: A Special Session on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day 2017” taking place from 1-4 May 2017 in Jakarta for Indonesian youth. In line with the global theme of this year’s World Press Freedom Day “Critical Minds for Critical Times: Media’s role in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies” … [Read more...]

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Apply for Workshop on Reporting Provocative Stories Safely

Deadline: 26 March 2017 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is currently seeking applications for a 6 day intensive workshop in Islamabad in May 2017, covering relevant journalism skills, safety, and support with developing specific stories. This project is not only for journalists covering conflict. Every country, no matter where in the world, has issues that people either avoid altogether or discuss in a one-sided manner. We want to help journalists in Pakistan consider how to cover these stories … [Read more...]