Gratitude Network Fellowship: Inviting Social Entrepreneurs Serving Children and Youth

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Applications are open for Gratitude Network Fellowship which is a 12-month leadership development program for social entrepreneurs serving children and youth. The Fellowship is designed to help the social entrepreneur scale their organization to the next level and therefore positively impact even more children. All Gratitude Fellows Are matched and meet monthly with a highly-skilled Strategic Coach Receive support from Expert Advisors to help tackle … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change 2018!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Applications are open for "Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change 2018" that is co-organized by the UNFCCC secretariat and the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme. Categories Category 1- Responsible production & consumption: Submit videos that showcase applicants’ activities that contribute to responsible production and consumption Examples of submissions: Carrying out climate friendly solutions/ideas on how to promote sustainable production … [Read more...]

Submit Nominations for Energy Globe Award 2019 for Sustainability!

Deadline: 21 November 2018 Nominations are open for the world’s most prestigious award for sustainability- the Energy Globe Award 2019. The objective of the Energy Globe Award is to present successful sustainable projects to a global audience and to demonstrate that for many environmental problems feasible solutions already exist. Projects submitted from over 170 countries take part each year in the awards. Award Categories Earth Fire Water Air Youth Sustainable … [Read more...]

European Commission: Seeking Applications for Youth Essay Competition 2018

Deadline: 16 September 2018 Applications are open for Youth Essay Competition 2018. This competition, organized by the European Commission Directorate General for Single Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, is launching for the third time and is looking for answers to the following question: “What steps should entrepreneurs and government takes to become more innovative?” By taking part in the Youth Essay Competition applicant have a chance to share their thoughts and opinions … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Youth Carnegie Peace Prize!

Deadline: 20 August 2018 Are you a peace builder and between 18 and 29 years old? Then don’t hesitate, grab your mobile or camera and make a video of your work as a peacebuilder! Best practices from young peacebuilders all over the world will be highlighted through a video contest. The best videos compete for the Youth Carnegie Peace Prize. The winner of the Youth Carnegie Peace Prize will be awarded the title ‘Youth Ambassador of the Peace Palace’ during the Carnegie Peace Building … [Read more...]

International Center for Journalists: Covering Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health Issues

Deadline: 21 August 2018 Applications are open for International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) Program with an aim to elevate coverage of women’s and children’s health issues, by bolstering the knowledge and skills of young journalists. The program will bring 25 to 30 young international journalists together with 1,200 partners dedicated to supporting women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health at the 2018 Partners’ Forum in New Delhi. They will also have the opportunity to tell their own … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Accepting Applications for Early Career Grant

Deadline: 3 October 2018 The National Geographic Society is accepting applications for its Early Career Grant which is designed to offer less experienced individuals an opportunity to lead a project. The National Geographic Society is currently offering Explorers a variety of funding opportunities in the fields of conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology. All proposed projects must be novel and exploratory, and be of broad interest. National Geographic Society … [Read more...]

Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF): Seeking Applications for Young Investigator Award

Deadline: 25 September 2018 The Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) is seeking applications for its Young Investigator Award (YIA) to provide funding to promising investigators to encourage and promote quality research in clinical oncology. The purpose of this grant is to fund physicians during the transition from a fellowship program to a faculty appointment. Award Information The Young Investigator Award is a one-year grant totaling $50,000 to pay for personnel and/or research expenses, … [Read more...]

Apply Now for 21st Eco-Generation Regional Ambassadors Program!

Deadline: 19 August 2018 Eco-generation is seeking applications for the 21th Eco-generation Regional Ambassadors Program with an aim to provide exceptional experiences with the opportunities to actively plan, to execute or participate in various environmental awareness programs in each region and country. Eco-generation Regional Ambassadors would carry the voice of the future generations at an international level. Since new visitors will gain their first impression of Tunza Eco-generation … [Read more...]

Submit Nominations for World Summit Awards (WSA) 2018!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Nominations are open for the World Summit Awards (WSA) 2018, a non-monetary award system with a focus on sustainable knowledge transfer through a worldwide network. The World Summit Award is a unique awards system, selecting and promoting local digital innovation with high social impact. Combining an ongoing series of international events and activities with a global network of start-ups, social entrepreneurs, mentors, jurors, speakers, experts, government leaders, … [Read more...]

European Youth Press: European Youth Media Days 2018

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The European Youth Press is inviting applicants to become one of the 57 young journalists, aged between 18 and 30, who will report from the European Parliament in Brussels in the framework of the European Youth Media Days (EYMD) between 16 and 18 October 2018. The EYMD is one of the biggest events in Europe dedicated to young journalists. This year it will take place in the European Parliament seat in Brussels. Participants will experience three days of media … [Read more...]

Eastern Partnership Youth Conference 2018: “Youth for Entrepreneurship”

Deadlines: 17 August 2018: Applications from the Eastern Partnership countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. 1 September 2018: Applications from the European Union, Russia and Turkey. Applications are now open for the Eastern Partnership Youth Conference 2018: “Youth for Entrepreneurship” which will bring +130 participants – including 90 young entrepreneurs, in one place to develop new skills, ideas and solutions to shared challenges. The Conference … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Eastern Partnership Youth Conference “Youth for Entrepreneurship”!

Deadline: Various 17 August 2018: Applications from the Eastern Partnership countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. 1 September 2018: Applications from the European Union, Russia and Turkey. Applications are open for Eastern Partnership Youth Conference “Youth for Entrepreneurship”. The European Union promotes entrepreneurship as a key competence that can boost competitiveness and growth. As a result, entrepreneurship education is now being increasingly … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Chevening Clore Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 6 November 2018 The Chevening is accepting applications for its Chevening Clore Fellowship whish is a unique programme of cultural leadership development that seeks to enrich and transform cultural practice and engagement. Professionals in the arts and culture sector are given the opportunity to undertake an individually tailored leadership programme in the UK. Each year, 25 places are awarded to exceptional leaders from a range of specialisms across the cultural sector including the … [Read more...]

Australian Embassy’s Direct Aid Program (DAP): Inviting Applicants from Turkey, Azerbaijan & Georgia

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Australian Embassy is currently seeking applications for its Direct Aid Program (DAP) which is a flexible small grants scheme available to individuals, community groups and local and international NGOs, government entities, academic institutions, or other non-profit organizations working in development activities at community level and that involve the beneficiaries in the identification and implementation of the project. The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a flexible … [Read more...]

European Youth Press: Inviting Applicants for European Youth Media Days 2018

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The European Youth Press is inviting applicants to become one of the 57 young journalists, aged between 18 and 30, who will report from the European Parliament in Brussels in the framework of the European Youth Media Days (EYMD) between 16 and 18 October 2018. The EYMD is one of the biggest events in Europe dedicated to young journalists. This year it will take place in the European Parliament seat in Brussels. Participants will experience three days of media … [Read more...]

Acumen Fellowship Program: Creating Solutions for Poverty in Pakistan

Deadline: 9 September 2018 The Acumen is seeking applications for its Fellowship Program in Pakistan to equip 20 extraordinary individuals with the knowledge, support system and practical wisdom to drive positive change in society. Over the course of a year, Fellows remain in their jobs while taking part in five week-long seminars, where they receive the tools, training and space to innovate new ideas, accelerate their impact, build a strong network of social leaders from across their region … [Read more...]

The Ironmongers’ Company: Providing Opportunities for Young People in United Kingdom

Deadline: 15 December 2018 The Ironmongers’ Company is seeking applications for its grant program to support projects that provide opportunities for disadvantaged children and young people to fulfil their potential. The Company is looking for projects that deliver clearly defined educational benefits to a specific group of children or young people. Items of equipment will be considered only where a full explanation is given of how they will support this activity. The Company is particularly … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Yesod Professional Development Fund

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applications are open for Yesod Professional Development Fund to support Jewish community professionals and educators in Europe to develop their professional skills and Jewish fluency. Yesod is a collaborative framework focused on strengthening the future of Jewish life in Europe by investing in key individual Jewish communal professionals, educators and activists. Founding members are the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), the Charles and Lynn … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Indonesia: 2019 YSEALI Regional Workshop

Deadline: 1 September 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia and the East Asia and Pacific Bureau of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a workshop on public health titled “Partnership in Public Health – Community-based Prevention for Non-communicable Diseases and Mental Health” for members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI). The goal of this program is to galvanize and build networks to … [Read more...]