Apply for Clements Worldwide Expat Youth Scholarship Program!

Deadline: 25 May 2017 Clements Worldwide is currently seeking applications for its Expat Youth Scholarship (EYS) program, that is designed exclusively for students aged 13 to 21 experiencing life in foreign countries amidst unfamiliar cultures. The EYS contest is a testament to Clements’ ongoing commitment to the international expatriate community. Funding Information Clements will award US$ 10,000.00 in scholarship funds to the winners. Age Categories Ages 13-16 First Place- … [Read more...]

Hedayah Call for Proposals: Supporting Civil Society Initiatives to Prevent and Counter Violent Extremism

Deadline: 22 May 2017 Strengthening Resilience to Violence and Extremism STRIVE-Global, funded by the European Union (EU) under the financial Instrument Contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP), is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for “Strengthening Resilience to Violence and Extremism -STRIVE GlobalSupport of Civil Society initiatives to Prevent/Counter Violent Extremism in Central Asia, South Caucasus and Western Balkans” with an aim to support design and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2017 FES Young Leaders Forum (YLF): “Driving Change Across Sectors”

Deadline: 18 May 2017 Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Afghanistan has launched a call for applications for 2017 FES Young Leaders Forum (YLF): “Driving Change Across Sectors”. The FES YLF program is among Afghanistan’s most distinguished young leaders networks. FES brings together a unique group of graduate students as well as up-and-coming young professionals from diverse backgrounds:  political activists, civil servants, scholars, journalists, young entrepreneurs. What unites all of them is a … [Read more...]

European University Institute: Seeking Applications for Young Policy Leaders Fellowships Program

Deadline: 8 May 2017 The European University Institute is seeking applications for its Young Policy Leaders Fellowships Program that is offering 3 to 12 months fellowships for the academic year 2017-18 to policy makers, civic leaders, civil servants, journalists or young scholars with a key interest in policy issues. The Fellows will be part of the European University Institute, one of Europe’s leading academic and research communities, and will in particular be involved in the activities of … [Read more...]

Ilm Ideas 2: Submit Ideas for Building New Opportunities for Children across Pakistan

Deadline: 5 May 2017 Do you have a great idea to create new opportunities for children to learn? Ilm Ideas 2 programme is seeking education innovations to create opportunities for children and young people across Pakistan. The programme is funded by UK aid and managed by Cambridge Education, a member of the Mott MacDonald Group. The programme seeks new ideas and new partners, along with fresh thinking, to speed up the pace of change and reach the millions of children in Pakistan who do not … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Afghanistan: Inviting Organisations for “Literature with Positive Messages for Afghan Youth” Project

Deadline: 24 June 2017 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is seeking applications from eligible organisations to implement the Literature with Positive Messages for Afghan Youth project. This project will include conducting a nation-wide writing contest to produce six books of fiction for children ages 9 to 12 in Dari and Pashto (three of each), illustrating and publishing the books, and distributing them to target audiences. Goals Support and … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in Young Champions of the Earth Prize!

Deadline: 18 June 2017 If you have a powerful idea to protect or restore the environment; if you have a strong track record of instigating change; if you are unafraid of failure; and if you believe in a bright future for our planet, then you just might have what it takes to become a Young Champion of the Earth. UN Environment is currently seeking applications for "Young Champions of the Earth" with an aim to nurture the next generation of environmental leaders. The Prize Six Young Champions … [Read more...]

Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust’s Call for Confidence Building Project Proposals!

Deadline: 26 May 2017 The Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation of the German Marshall Fund (BST) is currently seeking applications for "Confidence Building Project Proposal" to support confidence building activities of non-state actors in the South Caucasus, Ukraine and Moldova, and its neighboring countries. The projects should be initiated by civil society organizations which can effectively engage target audiences within the population of the region in … [Read more...]

NEF Ambassadors Programme: Inviting Young Scientists from Africa

Deadline: 27 May 2017 The Next Einstein Forum Ambassadors Programme is currently open for applications and invites young science practitioners from African countries. NEF Ambassadors, who are all under 42 years, drive the NEF’s local public engagement activities while growing their own careers through the NEF’s partnerships that offer opportunities for mentorship and collaborations with established researchers. In particular, the NEF Ambassadors attend the biennial NEF Global Gatherings. The … [Read more...]

Comic Relief’s “Youth and HIV-Think Afresh Initiative”: Supporting Youth-Led Organisations

Deadline: 19 May 2017 The Comic Relief in partnership with The M∙A∙C AIDS Fund is currently inviting applicants for its initiative “Youth and HIV: Think Afresh” with an aim to support youth-led organisations or organisations with a demonstrated record of working in partnership with youth-led organisations. Comic Relief will fund innovative approaches that fill gaps in meeting the HIV-related needs of adolescents and young people particularly those from highly vulnerable and marginalised … [Read more...]

MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2017: Supporting Young People of Ghana and Africa with Quality Education

Deadline: 12 May 2017 The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Kwame Nkurmah University of Science & Technology (KNUST) is currently open for applications. The program provides academically talented yet economically disadvantaged young people in Ghana and Africa with access to quality and relevant University education.  The Scholars Program embodies an array of mentoring and cultural transition services to ensure the scholar’s academic success, community engagement and transition to … [Read more...]

Mazda Foundation’s Grant: Providing Assistance to Charitable Entities and Causes throughout Australia

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Mazda Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program to provide assistance to a broad cross-section of worthy charitable entities and causes throughout Australia. Aims and Objectives The Mazda Foundation’s aims and objectives include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to funds, authorities and institutions which qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide: assistance to young people through education … [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...]

Nominations Open for Ellen Stewart International Award!

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Nominations are open for "Ellen Stewart International Award" that is presented to an individual artist or group of artists who work together or a theatre organization that demonstrates success in promoting social change and youth engagement through their theatre practice. Benefits Two weeks residency at the world-famous artist residence: La MaMa Umbria International in Spoleto, Italy. La MaMa Umbria provides accommodation, meals and support for the development … [Read more...]

Bupa UK Foundation’s Healthy Futures Programme: Nurturing Ideas to Improve Health and Wellbeing

Deadline: 19 May 2017 The Bupa UK Foundation has announced a new Healthy Futures funding programme focusing on young adults aged 18 to 25. Within this funding programme the foundation is interested in projects that will have a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of young adults who face ongoing health challenges, supporting and empowering them to live life to the full. Grants Available It shall be noted that the majority of grants awarded by the Bupa UK Foundation are for £20,000 or … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to the United Kingdom: Inviting Applications for Jo Cox Memorial Young Leaders Exchange Programme

Deadline: 16 May 2017 The U.S. Mission to the United Kingdom is inviting eligible organizations for its "Jo Cox Memorial Young Leaders Exchange Programme" to cultivate the knowledge, skills, and awareness of UK youth leaders about efforts in the U.S. to counter hate crime and build community resilience. The program should engage youth participants in leadership, education, and civic activities with an approach that promotes mutual understanding, tolerance, and the values of civic … [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...]

Applications Open for Comic Relief’s #iwill Youth Social Action Fund!

Deadline: 12 May 2017 Comic Relief has partnered with the #iwill campaign, to create a £2.4 million Youth Social Action Fund to target young people from less affluent backgrounds. #iwill is a UK-wide campaign aiming to get six out of 10 young people involved in social action by 2020. Big Lottery Fund and the Department of Culture, Media and Sport have each invested £20 million to support young people access high quality social action opportunities. Co-produced with young people, and … [Read more...]

IOC Sport and Active Society Commission: Apply For Development Grants Worth USD 20,000

Deadline: 1 May 2017 Applications are currently open for the IOC Sport and Active Society Commission Development Grants worth USD 20,000 each to award to organisations that are running effective sport for all programmes in their communities. Sport and physical activity in society are more important than ever as people, and especially younger generations, become less active and obesity levels continue to rise with negative impacts on society. There are countless testimonials as to the value of … [Read more...]

Comic Relief’s “Youth and HIV-Think Afresh Initiative”: Supporting Youth-Led Organisations

Deadline: 19 May 2017 The Comic Relief in partnership with The M∙A∙C AIDS Fund is currently inviting applicants for its initiative “Youth and HIV: Think Afresh” with an aim to support youth-led organisations or organisations with a demonstrated record of working in partnership with youth-led organisations. Comic Relief will fund innovative approaches that fill gaps in meeting the HIV-related needs of adolescents and young people particularly those from highly vulnerable and marginalised … [Read more...]