Waislitz Global Citizen Award 2016: Recognizing Individual Excellence in Work to End Extreme Poverty

Now Funding Agencies will be at your Fingertips

Deadline: 28 July 2016

The Waislitz Foundation and Global Citizen are inviting applicants for its Waislitz Global Citizen Award 2016 in order to recognize individual excellence in work to end extreme poverty.

Key Areas

  • Global Citizenship: How do you embody and exemplify the values and practices of a Global Citizen?
  • Impact: What is your track record of reducing extreme poverty?
  • Innovation: How have you brought new thinking to overcoming the challenge of ending extreme poverty?
  • Potential: How would this award enable you to to scale or improve your work?

Prize Information

  • First place winner – $50,000
  • Second place winner – $35,000
  • Third place winner – $15,000
  • Each award winner will receive:
    • The opportunity to participate in the Global Citizen Thursday Night with the world’s leaders in business, media, technology and culture
    • Two tickets to the 2016 Global Citizen Festival on September 24, 2016
    • A video feature created by Global Citizen to be presented during the Global Citizen Festival
    • Airfare and accommodations in New York for themselves and one (1) guest

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry.
  • Applications must be submitted in English.
  • Applicants can be citizens of any nationality.
  • Applicants must hold a valid passport and are responsible for any requisite visas required to travel to New York City, for the period 21-25 September 2016.
  • Applicants must commit to:
    • attending the 2016 Global Citizen Festival on 24 September 2016 in New York
    • agree to provide regular written updates to Global Citizen on their use of the prize

How to Apply

Applicants must apply online via given website.

For more information, please visit Waislitz Global Citizen Award.

The Prince Claus Fund Open Call: First Aid to Documentary Heritage under Threat

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation GCE Round 22: New Approaches for Strategic Prioritization of Agricultural Development Policies

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Seeking Proposals for New Approaches for Manufacturing Gut Microbial Biotherapeutics

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Grand Challenges Exploration on Increasing Demand for Vaccination Services

Global Stars Call for Proposals: Joint R&D Projects under EUREKA

Robert Lehman Foundation Grant: Providing Art Education to Underserved Communities

AMRITA TBI NIDHI-PRAYAS 2018: Providing Grant of Up to Rs 10 Lakhs

Applications Open for Asian Cultural Council Grant Program!

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Addis Ababa: Call for Proposals for 2019 Small Scale Local Projects in Ethiopia

Embassy of the Czech Republic in Phnom Penh: Small-Local Transition Projects (SLTP) 2019

Call for Applications: The Leche Trust Grant Program

France Libertés – Danielle Mitterrand Foundation: Call for Proposals on Water and Climate

UNCDF: Development of Financial Services Integrated with Financial Education for Women and Youth

A B Charitable Trust: Supporting Charities Registered in United Kingdom

Australian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan: Direct Aid Program 2018/19

YWC Call for Proposals: Be Bold. Be Creative. Get Support.

U.S. Embassy in Bamako, Mali: PAS Annual Program Statement

USAID Women in the Economy Program: Providing Accredited Nutritionist Training

Call for Joint Research Projects: Inviting Applications from Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda

Australian Government: Seeking Applications for Global Innovation Linkages Program

Call for Applications: ECOWAS Research And Innovation Support Programme (PARI)

Higher Education Commission: Seeking Applications for PERIDOT Research Program

Australian High Commission in Republic of Nauru: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program (DAP) 2018-19

Partners Albania: Inviting CSOs for Entrepreneurship Models Building Relations and Creative Economy Project

>