Deadline: 15 January 2018 Applications are open for Magraret McNamara Education Grants (formerly known as MMMF) that will reward exceptional women from developing countries, that are enrolled as full-time students for the following academic term in accredited universities in the United States and Canada, have demonstrated financial need and are … [Read more...] about Magraret McNamara Education Grants: Inviting Women from Developing Countries
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Deadline: 17 November 2017 The Minor Foundation for Major Challenges is inviting applications from all over the world to fund communication projects which mitigate anthropogenic climate change. MFMC shall support the development of innovative communication strategies that engage people, and that facilitate the transition necessary to prevent … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Minor Foundation for Major Challenges’ Grant Program!
Deadline: 6 November 2017 The Cleveland Zoological Society is seeking proposals for its Africa Seed Grants Program to provide funds to support field conservation and research projects in Africa. Ideal projects have clear and direct conservation impact, positively affect local people and create opportunities for capacity building in … [Read more...] about Cleveland Zoological Society: Seeking Proposals for Africa Seed Grants Program
Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Center for Business Journalism, an initiative of the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism, is offering Business Journalism Fellowships to accomplished business journalists to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the global economy and … [Read more...] about Applications Open for McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism Worldwide!
Deadline: 20 October 2017 The Yenching Academy of Peking University is inviting talented young innovators from around the world for its Yenching Social Innovation Forum. The forum provides a platform to these young innovators to develop and share solutions to some of the most pressing social problems facing China and the world. The Yenching … [Read more...] about Yenching Social Innovation Forum for Talented Young Innovators around the World!
Deadline: 1 December 2017 Applications are open for Women Techmakers Scholars Program 2018-2019 – formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program – Google is furthering Dr. Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders … [Read more...] about Google Women Techmakers Scholars Program 2018-2019: Creating Gender Equality
Deadline: 5 January 2018 The African Peacebuilding Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) is currently seeking applications from African researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners working on conflict and peacebuilding issues at universities and research institutions or regional governmental and non-governmental … [Read more...] about APN Individual Research Grants: Seeking Applications from African Researchers
Deadline: 15 November 2017 Applications are open for Emerging Institutions Fellowship Program (EIFP) to provide hands-on service opportunities for global young business and development leaders at Africa’s leading profit and nonprofit firms. The program is designed to match financial capital invested in emerging African businesses with the human … [Read more...] about Apply for Emerging Institutions Fellowship Program!
Deadline: 1 February 2018 The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Michigan State University for master’s students is open to students who have already completed a bachelor's degree at an African university and are residents or citizens of an African country. This program targets academically qualified yet economically disadvantaged young … [Read more...] about MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program for Sub-saharan African
Deadline: 10 December 2017 Singapore International Foundation (SIF) is seeking applications for its Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Program 2018 to inspire, equip and enable the youth of different nationalities to embark on social enterprises (SEs) in Singapore and beyond. Through the YSE programme, participants will learn from and interact with … [Read more...] about Applications Open for SIF’s Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Program 2018!
Deadline: 27 October 2017 Journalists and media professionals with an interest in reporting on issues in the developing world are invited to apply for funding under the winter 2017 round of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. The fund’s aim is to assist and promote more and better quality media coverage of development issues in the Irish … [Read more...] about 2017 Simon Cumbers Media Fund: Promoting Better Quality Media Coverage
Deadline: 27 October 2017 Nominations are open for “The Ellen Stewart International Award”, which 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. Award Information Two weeks … [Read more...] about Ellen Stewart International Award 2017: Promoting Social Change & Youth Engagement through Theatre Practise
Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Harry Frank Guggengeim Foundation is seeking applications for its “Young African Scholars Program”, which will provide both research grants to established scholars and dissertation fellowships to graduate students. The program includes a methods workshop, editorial and publication assistance, and sponsorship at an … [Read more...] about Young African Scholars Program: Addressing Issues on Violence, Aggression and Dominance
Deadline: 31 December 2017 The Orskov Foundation is accepting applications for its Student Grant to help individual students with funding to cover training needs in lower middle income or low-income countries classified by the UN. Preference will be given to support training aimed at sustainable land use problems with an emphasis on animal, plant … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Orskov Foundation’s Student Grant!
Deadline: 17 November 2017 The World Bank through Results in Education for All Children (REACH) Trust Fund is seeking proposals for the 5th edition of its REACH for Reading Knowledge, Learning and Innovation (KLI) Grant program in order to support efforts toward more and better education services, especially to those most excluded, by helping … [Read more...] about World Bank/REACH Trust Fund: Seeking Proposals for REACH for Reading Knowledge, Learning and Innovation (KLI) Grant Program
Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced a Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) from civil society organizations for a program entitled “Promote and Protect the Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Women and Girls, LGBTI persons and other Marginalized Individuals”. This request is … [Read more...] about U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: Promoting & Protecting the Human Rights of Marginalized Individuals
Deadline For International Applicants: 1 December 2017 For U.S. Applicants: 31 January 2018 The Nieman Foundation is accepting applications for its Knight Visiting Nieman Fellowships Program. These Fellowships at Harvard offer short-term research opportunities to individuals interested in working on special projects designed to advance … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Knight Visiting Nieman Fellowships Program!
Deadline: 6 November 2017 The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) has announced its first Reporting Fellowships of 2018 to Honduras and Guatemala. A group of six journalists will report on Governance and Civil Society from Guatemala City, Guatemala. Concurrently, six other journalists will cover Labor and Migration from San Pedro Sula, … [Read more...] about IWMF Call for Applications: Reporting Fellowship to El Salvador & Guatemala – February 2018
Deadline: 17 October 2017 UN Women is inviting NGOs in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) to submit their written statements on the thematic issues considered by CSW, in accordance with Council resolution 1996/31. NGOs are strongly encouraged to submit joint statements in collaboration with other NGOs in … [Read more...] about UN Women: Inviting NGOs to Submit Written Statements on the Thematic Issues Considered by CSW
Deadline: 30 November 2017 Applications are open for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund to work with purpose and passion on behalf of wildlife and habitats worldwide, encouraging sustainable solutions through support of species research, animal rescue and rehabilitation and conservation education. Priority Areas Species … [Read more...] about Applications Open for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund!