Deadline: 31 August 2016 The African World Heritage Fund (AWHF) is currently accepting proposals for its Conservation Grants program, in order to support the effective conservation and protection of cultural and natural heritage of outstanding universal value in Africa. The main objective of the AWHF is to address the challenges faced by African … [Read more...] about African World Heritage Fund Conservation Grants: Addressing Conservation Challenges in Africa
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Deadline: 26 August 2016 The Thomson Foundation invites entries for the 2016 ‘Young Journalist" prize. Part of the Foreign Press Association (FPA) Media Awards, the award enables journalists aged 30 and under from countries with a Gross National Income (GNI) per capita of less than $20,000 to enter their work for scrutiny by the Foundation – the … [Read more...] about Submit Your Entries for Thomson Foundation’s Young Journalist Award
Deadline: 31 October 2016 The Whitley Fund for Nature (WFN) is offering Whitley Awards 2017 to support outstanding nature conservationists around the developing world. Aims Find and fund the most effective grassroots conservation leaders in developing countries. Support the scale-up of projects with a track record of success, founded on … [Read more...] about WFN Whitley Awards 2017: Inviting Grassroots Conservation NGOs
Deadline: 1 December 2016 The Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) has announced a call for proposals on "Innovative approaches to process local food in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia" under the framework of the funding instrument “International Research Cooperation for Global Food Security”. The objective is to support joint … [Read more...] about BMEL Call for proposals: Innovative Approaches to Process Local Food in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia
Deadline: 31 August 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for the Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South, an initiative coordinated by the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) at Vienna in partnership with 26 organizations whose work contributes to disarmament, non-proliferation and development-related issues. A total of 140 scholarships … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South
Deadline: 2 September 2016 Applicants are invited for Hult Prize@ that provides participants to compete around the world, leading to more ideas and ultimately more start-ups. The students will have an opportunity to bypass the traditional Hult Prize application process and fast tracks their team and idea through to one of five regional final … [Read more...] about Hult Prize @ to Solve the World’s Toughest Challenge!
Deadline: 17 August 2016 The Financing Facility for Remittances of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has announced the 2016 Call for Proposals: Scaling up REmittances (SURE) in order to reduce poverty and promote development by leveraging both transnational and domestic remittances, and migrant capital in rural areas of … [Read more...] about Scaling up REmittances (SURE): Promoting Innovative Remittance Systems for Migrants in Rural Economies
Deadline: 22 November 2016 The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is currently inviting applications for its Ethics and Regulatory Capacities Programme with an aim to provide funding to actions that aim to support sub-Saharan African countries to establish and develop robust national medicines regulatory systems … [Read more...] about EDCTP Ethics and Regulatory Capacities Programme: Supporting Sub-Saharan African Countries
Deadline: 15 August 2016 Applicants are invited for Cinema and Human Rights Festival that is organized by volunteers of Amnesty International Paris, with the support of Amnesty International France. It aims to promote films on human rights, including organizing a competition of short films on the theme. Founded in 1961, Amnesty International is a … [Read more...] about Submit Your Entries for Cinema and Human Rights Festival 2016!
Deadline: 15 September 2016 The Government of Finland, EvalPartners are seeking applications from Voluntary Organizations for Professional Evaluation (VOPEs) for its Peer-to-Peer Grants Program 2016 with an aim to enhance the capacities of VOPEs to engage in a strategic and meaningful manner in national evaluation processes to be able to influence … [Read more...] about Peer-to-Peer Grants Program 2016: Enhancing the Capacities of Voluntary Organizations for Professional Evaluation
Deadline: 31 August 2016 PATHWAYS Leadership for Progress is seeking applications from highly qualified undergraduate students with financial need for its international leadership training program (currently only available in Kenya). PATHWAYS believe that people in developing countries know best what problems they have and know best how to … [Read more...] about PATHWAYS Leadership for Progress: Inviting Applicants for International Leadership Training Program
Deadline: 1 September 2016 The Joke Waller-Hunter (JWH) Initiative is inviting young people in the environmental sector from developing countries, to stimulate their leadership in environmental Civil Society Organizations in order to secure dedicated, knowledgeable and skillful leaders for the environmental movement in the developing world. The … [Read more...] about Joke Waller-Hunter Initiative: Grants for Developing Countries Professionals in Environmental Sector
Deadline 10 August 2016 The Medtronic Foundation invites eligible applicants for the Bakken Invitation Award, celebrating and connecting people, who with the help of medical technology, are contributing in communities all around the world through charitable service and volunteerism. It embraces the legacy of Medtronic co-founder and humanitarian … [Read more...] about Bakken Invitation Award: Recognising People Contributing in Communities through Medical Technology
Deadline: Ongoing The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) has established an Emergency Fund to provide women journalists with a lifeline of support in times of crisis. The Emergency Fund is sustained with the support of individual donors to address the growing need to provide direct assistance to women journalists who are … [Read more...] about IWMF Emergency Fund for Journalists in Crisis: Inviting Women Journalists Worldwide
Deadline: 31 October 2016 The African Union Commission invites African Scientists for its prestigious African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Award. The aim is to recognize, award and honor outstanding excelling African Scientists women, men alike and younger researchers for their scientific achievements, discoveries and innovations. This raises … [Read more...] about African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Award 2016: Awarding Excellent African Scientists
Deadline: 17 October 2016 The King Baudouin Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its Elisabeth & Amelie Fund with an aim to instigate a new form of support for sustainable water management in developing countries by financing on-the-spot internships for students from developing countries who are studying in Belgium. The Thematic … [Read more...] about Elisabeth & Amelie Fund: Supporting Sustainable Water Management in Developing Countries
Deadline: 31 October 2016 The Common Fund for Commodities is seeking applications to support organizations and enterprises engaged in commodity value chains in its member countries. CFC seeks to support business activities in the field of commodity development, including agriculture, minerals and metals in Developing Countries through its various … [Read more...] about Common Fund for Commodities: Ninth Call for Proposals to Support Business Activities
Deadline: 15 August 2016 The 2016 International Assembly of Youth for UNESCO (Y4U) is inviting applicants to submit papers that contain the best practices of the organization and must be aligned with any of the themes mention below. Y4U aims to gather at least 300 members of UNESCO Clubs and youth organizations working on the ideals of UNESCO … [Read more...] about Call for Papers: 2016 International Assembly of Youth for UNESCO (Y4U)
Deadline: 7 November 2016 Rothamsted International (RI) is currently inviting applications for its Fellowship Scheme with an aim to support the exchange of skills and technologies between scientists from developing countries and Rothamsted Research. It is expected that RI Fellowships will benefit agricultural and environmental sustainability, … [Read more...] about Rothamsted International Fellowship Scheme: Supporting Scientists from Developing Countries
Deadline: 7 October 2016 The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) together invite applications to address Children's Mental Health through their research programme: Helping Children Get Back on Track. The aim of this research programme is to increase the evidence … [Read more...] about ESRC-NSPCC Call for Proposals: Addressing Children’s Mental Health Issues