Call for Papers- Workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi

Deadline: 28 February 2018 International Institute for Asian Studies has announced call for papers from researchers in any world region who wish to participate in one of the eight thematic workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi, the sixth in this international conference series. This series showcases innovative research from across the social sciences and related disciplines and explores themes that transform conventional understandings of Asia. Crossing traditional area studies … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: UNESCO/People’s Republic of China (The Great Wall) Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme 2018 – 2019

Deadline: 25 March 2018 Applications are being accepted for UNESCO/People's Republic of China (The Great Wall) Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme 2018 - 2019. The Government of the People's Republic of China has placed at the disposal of UNESCO for the academic year 2018-2019 seventy-five (75) fellowships for advanced studies at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. These fellowships are for the benefit of developing Member States in Africa, Asia–Pacific, Latin America, Europe and North … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: 2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for proposals to design, plan, and implement the 2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Summit, contingent on the availability of funds. The three-day Summit, to be held in Singapore in early December 2018, will gather approximately 150 participants aged 18-35 around the theme “The United States and ASEAN: Partners in Growth and Innovation.” The 2018 YSEALI Summit will showcase innovative … [Read more...]

Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant 2018

Deadline: 13 April 2018 The Centre for East European Studies of University of Warsaw is seeking applications for its Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant 2018.  The Foundation will grant one scholarship and two research grants for the academic year 2018/2019. The scholarship holder will be given the opportunity to conduct academic research in Poland during the 2018/2019 academic year in collaboration with the University of Warsaw or with another Polish university, in the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2018!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Applications are now open for the GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2018. It is an international award of the Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for the Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA).  The Prize Ceremony will be held on 28 October 2018 in Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China. The Prize aims to encourage the development of the mission of higher education institutions in education, research, innovation and outreach in the agricultural … [Read more...]

The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation: Seeking Applications to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation is seeking applications to protect natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and promote public health in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. The foundation supports projects that demonstrate local leadership and promote professional development in the conservation, agricultural, and health sciences; develop the capacity of local organizations; and address a particular problem or question … [Read more...]

WWF’s Russell E. Train Fellowships: Current & Aspiring University Faculty for Conservation

Deadline: 1 March 2018 To build local capacity in Asia, Africa and Latin America, EFN is offering fellowships to current and aspiring faculty members to enable them to pursue their PhD. EFN is providing fellowships to support current and aspiring university faculty that are affiliated with or currently employed at African, Asian and Latin American universities to pursue doctoral degrees in conservation-related fields. After completing a degree, the individual must enhance, expand, or establish … [Read more...]

KIOS Call for Proposals 2018: Strengthening the Realization of Human Rights Defenders

Deadline: 20 March 2018 KIOS Foundation has announced a call for proposals 2018 to strengthen the realization of human rights by supporting the human rights work of civil society in developing countries. Priority Groups Special emphasis is given to proposals focusing on women’s rights and gender equality, human rights defenders, the rights of vulnerable and marginalized groups as well as advocacy work related to the rights of these priority groups. Project Duration The first KIOS grant is … [Read more...]

Movies that Matter Grant Programme: Promoting the Screenings of Human Rights Cinema Worldwide

Deadline: 15 April 2018 Movies that Matter is inviting applications for its Grant programme to promote the screenings of human rights cinema worldwide, offers grants to human rights film events in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Eastern Europe, especially in countries with limited resources and freedom of press. These events can take various forms, such as human rights film festivals, LGBT film festivals and mobile cinema projects. Please note that Movies that Matter does not … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for JFBKK Small Grant Program!

Deadline: 10 May 2018 The Japan Foundation, Bangkok is seeking applications for its Small Grant Program to the projects dedicated to: Cultural or academic activities concerning Japan Promotion of cultural collaboration People-to-people exchange Promotion of Japanese-Language education. Program Priorities Promotion of deeper understanding of Japanese arts and culture among the people of Thailand and this region Joint-research and conferences whose results will be … [Read more...]

Apply for a three-day Training Workshop on Countering Extremists Propaganda and Hate in Media!

Deadline: 16 February 2018 School of Peacemaking and Media Technology in Central Asia has announced the three-day training workshop on Countering Extremists Propaganda and Hate in Media which is  supported by the Democracy Commission of the US Embassy Bishkek. The workshop will be held in February 26-27-28, 2018 in Bishkek. The training program is based on modern challenges and current needs of journalists. Participants will be taught the methods and tools of coverage of signs of … [Read more...]

European Commission: Seeking Applications for Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2018

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Applications for 2018 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development are now open. Through this prize the European Commission recognises the dedication of journalists whose work helps to create a better world. The Natali prize will acknowledge outstanding reporting on development issues which will reward outstanding reporting on issues such as poverty eradication, and the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Primate Conservation, Incorporated’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 20 September 2018 The Primate Conservation, Incorporated (PCI) is seeking proposals for its grant program to fund field research that supports conservation programs for wild populations of primates. Priority will be given to projects that study, in their natural habitat, the least known and most endangered species. The involvement of citizens from the country in which the primates are found will be a plus. The intent is to provide support for original research that can be used to … [Read more...]

Blue Action Fund: Grants to Selected NGO Marine Conservation Projects

Deadline: 14 April 2018 The Blue Action Fund has announced a new open call for grant proposals which is part of a continuing series of such calls by Blue Action Fund providing individual grants to selected NGO marine conservation projects in developing countries. To better support regional ocean governance structures and foster co-operation between NGOs, Blue Action Fund intends for its next calls to focus on one region per call. This call will focus on projects that: Are situated in the … [Read more...]

DFAT: Inviting Applicants for Australia-ASEAN Council Grant Program 2018

Deadline: 4 April 2018 The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is seeking applications for its Australia-ASEAN Council grant program 2018. Objectives Initiate and support influential persons and groups in Australia and South-East Asian countries, with activities that encourage a greater interest in the development of cooperation and collaboration between the countries, including trade and economic relations and people-to-people links Promote cooperation between individuals … [Read more...]

Asia Society: Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia

Deadline: 16 March 2018 The Asia Society is seeking applications for the Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia. The $10,000 prize is awarded annually to a reporter or team of reporters who has produced the best example of journalism about Asia during the calendar year. Evaluation criteria include impact of the work, its originality, creativity, depth of research and educational value in informing the public about Asia. The next winner of the Oz Prize will be honored at a … [Read more...]

Call for Project Proposals: 2018 Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) in Tajikistan

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the 2018 Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) which is administrated by the Office of the Ambassador of Finland for Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan) located at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland in Helsinki. Grants from the FLC are channeled through local non-governmental and community based organizations and other institutions in Tajikistan to complement the bilateral development cooperation of Finland … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: UNESCO/ISEDC Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme 2018

Deadline: 3 April 2018 Applications are being accepted for UNESCO/ISEDC Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme 2018 with an aim to enhance the capacity-building and human resources development in the area of sustainable and renewable energy sources in developing countries and countries in transition. The training activities in the framework of these fellowships are tenable in specialized institutions in the Russian Federation. In line with the strategy and objectives of the approved UNESCO … [Read more...]

DFID: Economic Growth in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan – Policy Innovation Facility

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The UK’s Department for International Development is seeking applications for its program entitled "Economic growth in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan - Policy Innovation Facility" with an aim to turn high-level political support for growth and prosperity initiatives into policies, strategies and plans which will strengthen economic development, governance and resilience in Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Central Asia. Initiatives are defined as coherent, evidence based ideas … [Read more...]

Call for Applications 2019: United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Applications are open for the United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture (UNVFVT) which is a unique and universal humanitarian tool available to the UN and OHCHR providing direct assistance to victims of torture and their family members wherever torture occurs. The Fund aims at healing the physical and psychological consequences of torture on victims and their families, and thus restoring their dignity and role in the society. Grants may only be awarded to … [Read more...]