USDA-FNS: Seeking Applications for SNAP E&T DATA Grant Program

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is seeking applications for its SNAP E&T DATA Grant Program. States are required to operate a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Employment and Training (E&T) program to help participants gain skills, education, training, and experience that lead to good, stable jobs and greater economic self-sufficiency. The purpose of this grant competition is to support the development … [Read more...]

Be A Part of The Human Rights Youth Forum 2017 in Tirana!

Deadline: 14 July 2017 The World Youth Wave, CSO, Belgrade has announced a call for applications for participation in the very first Human Rights Youth Forum 2017 (#HRYF17) to be held in Tirana, August 13th-15th 2017. This project is financed by the OSCE Mission to Serbia. #HRYF17 is organized by the World Youth Wave, CSO in partnership with the Union of Secondary Students of Serbia, the Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in Serbia, the European Youth Association from Albania and Mjaft! … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ChangemakerXchange Summit 2017 in Philippines!

Deadline: 9 July 2017 Applications are open for the ChangemakerXchange Summit in Philippines that will take place from September 4 to 8, 2017. The ChangemakerXchange is a global collaboration platform for young social innovators. It gathers some of the world’s most exciting changemakers at impact retreats in beautiful spaces around the world for the exchange and co-creation of ideas. Eligibility Criteria To qualify, applicants for ChangemakerXchange: must be between 18 to 30 years old … [Read more...]

Apply for ProPublica’s Emerging Reporters Program!

Deadline: 7 July 2017 Are You an Aspiring College Journalist of Color? Apply to ProPublica's Emerging Reporters Program. ProPublica has a vested interest in developing more minority journalists, with its mission to shine a light on abuses of power, producing stories of moral force that provoke change. There are currently few minority reporters who specialize in investigations. Without their voices, visions and points of view, there is every reason to believe that important stories are … [Read more...]

Applications Open for YaLa Academy’s Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism!

Deadline: 5 July 2017 The YaLa Academy's Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism, in partnership with the European Union Peacebuilding Initiative, is currently inviting applicants to undergo a 4-month online training program (starting late August 2017) featuring journalists and new media experts from the New York Times, the Associated Press, Facebook & more! The program will be held in English and participants must come from, or live in, Israel, Palestine or another country in the Middle … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: International Policy Dialogue Conference on Money, Security and Democratic Governance in Africa

Deadline: 30 July 2017 The Council for Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) and the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS) have announced an international conference on Money, Security and Democratic Governance in Africa that will be held in Bamako, Mali on October 19-20, 2017. This conference forms part of CODESRIA’s ongoing engagement with the issues of security and governance in Africa. UNOWAS’ involvement reflects its leading role in addressing security and … [Read more...]

Nordic Innovation Challenge 2017: Design and Manufacturing for a Circular Economy

Deadline: 1 September 2017 The LAUNCH Nordic Innovation Challenge 2017 is accepting applications to address this year’s challenge: Design and Manufacturing for a Circular Economy. LAUNCH Nordic seeks to accelerate the transition to a more sustainable society through open innovation, industry collaboration, and global systems mobilization. To meet this goal, LAUNCH Nordic seeks innovations from around the globe with the potential to create the shift towards a circular economy. The core … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in SwitchMed Green Entrepreneurs Training Programme in Lebanon!

Deadline: 10 July 2017 Are you a green entrepreneur? Would you like to launch a green business and put a new green product or service on the market but don't know where to start? Would you like to learn how to develop a green business model that creates environmental and social value? If yes, apply now to join SwitchMed Green Entrepreneurs Training Programme. The SwitchMed is looking for green entrepreneurs, either individuals or in a group, who can start-up and develop economic projects that … [Read more...]

Apply to be a Part of Telenor Youth Forum 2017!

Deadline: Various In partnership with the Nobel Peace Center, the Telenor Youth Forum is a global platform that is built upon the idea of “digitalization for peace”. It provides young leaders from around the world with an arena to come together and tackle global, social challenges. The journey begins in Oslo, in December, during the week of the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony. As a selected delegate, applicants will form teams, with each team dedicated to a social challenge and will spend your … [Read more...]

Hungary Initiatives Foundation: Conference Support Scholarships Fall 2017

Deadline: 15 July 2017 The Hungary Initiatives Foundation is inviting interested individuals to apply for its Conference Support Scholarships Fall 2017 program to participate at workshops or conferences both in Hungary and in the United States. The Hungary Initiatives Foundation is committed to strengthening the exchange of knowledge and skills between the United States and Hungary. Therefore they would like to provide an opportunity for talented Hungarians and Americans to share their … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ASEAN Science Leadership Programme 2017!

Deadline: 7 July 2017 Applications are currently being accepted for ASEAN Science Leadership Programme (ASEAN SLP) focused on the development of collective leadership skills among early- and mid-career ASEAN researchers from all disciplines and the strengthening of an intra-ASEAN research network that promotes greater regional collaboration and sharing of best leadership practices. The ASEAN SLP 2017 is co-organised by the Young Scientists Network–Academy of Sciences Malaysia (YSN-ASM), the … [Read more...]

OutRight Action International: Inviting LGBTIQ Activists for Advocacy Week 2017 in New York

Deadline: 7 July 2017 OutRight Action International is seeking applications from international activists for their annual week of advocacy, which runs from December 1-10, 2017 in New York City. Every December, OutRight hosts LGBTIQ activists from around the world in New York for a week of high level meetings and activities around Human Rights Day (December 10th). The week culminates with OutSummit, our one-day conference dedicated to giving activist in the US and around the world the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for UN Youth Delegate Programme for Ireland 2017–2018!

Deadline: 27 June 2017 The National Youth Council of Ireland, together with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade are seeking applications for its United Nations Youth Delegate Programme for Ireland 2017- 2018 with an aim to support young people to be agents of change, where they are empowered to be active global citizens contributing to building a world of justice, equity, and dignity. The Programme will support two young people to join Ireland’s delegation to the United Nations in New … [Read more...]

Join Climate Tracker at the World’s leading Climate Innovation Forum! Win a Fully Funded Trip to Germany

Deadline: 25 June 2017 Climate Tracker has been invited to cover some of the world's leading Climate Solutions conferences later this year, and avid film makers based in the EU or MENA regions are invited to join. The conferences will take place in July and August, and will feature some of the world's leading thinkers, pushing the edge of technological solutions to Climate Change. Benefits Climate Tracker is offering fully funded flights and accommodation in either Germany or Latvia for … [Read more...]

SIDA Call for Applications: MENA Quality Infrastructure for Food Safety Programme

Deadline: 29 June 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme, “MENA Quality Infrastructure for Food Safety”. The Programme runs from 5 November to 1 December 2017 in Sweden. Objectives To provide awareness, information and training to the relevant governmental officials and economic operators regarding the new principles and requirements related to food safety, international trade in food and … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in the MozFest 2017! Inviting Participants Worldwide

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The MozFest 2017 is currently seeking session proposals from interested applicants from around the world. MozFest sessions cover a wide range of topics, but share two important qualities: they are interactive and inclusive. The MozFest is the annual celebration of the Mozilla community and the greater open Internet movement. MozFest is a diverse, highly interactive event with something for everyone. The festival kicks off Friday evening with a science fair, where … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Workshop on Reporting Africa-China Engagements in Ethiopia

Deadline: 18 July 2017 The Wits Africa-China Reporting Project and the Oxfam Africa-China Dialogue Platform are inviting journalists from Africa and China to attend the three-day workshop in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The workshop will focus on the crucial sectors of agriculture and industrialisation/manufacturing. The workshop will bring together selected African and Chinese journalists to equip them with knowledge, skills and training for covering current Africa-China engagements. Workshop Key … [Read more...]

DFID: Support for the Federal Government of Somalia to Strengthen Domestic Revenue Generation and Macroeconomic Management 2017 – 2020

Deadline: 19 June 2017 The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) in Somalia is currently seeking applications to deliver a programme supporting the Federal Government of Somalia on domestic revenue mobilisation and macroeconomic management. An Early Market Engagement Event is planned to inform the market of the upcoming opportunity. Date of Event: 21st June 2017 Event Aims The event aims to: Provide an introduction to the programme and the Draft ToR Give suppliers … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Global Goals Advocacy Programme for Young Sudanese!

Deadline: 30 June 2017 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sudan is seeking applications for its Global Goals Advocate Programme with an aim to advocate for the Sustainable Development Goals and promoting the UNDP Country Office achievements/activities among Sudanese youth. The programme will be spearheaded by 20 talented young leaders who will work as SDGs advocates and agents of change for UNDP in Sudan. Objectives Advocate for the Sustainable Development Goals … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in Tandem Europe – Social Innovation!

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Do you as an individual and in your organisation work on cultural ideas that tackle socio-economic challenges in our societies? Then we encourage you to apply! Tandem Europe - Social Innovation is now open for applications inviting cultural initiative/organisation/institution to submit expressions of interest. Tandem Europe – Social Innovation is a cross-border learning and doing programme. During their Tandem year, cultural-social initiators from all over Europe … [Read more...]

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