Fondation Franklinia accepting Proposals to Support the Conservation of Globally Threatened Trees

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Fondation Franklinia has launched its first call for proposals focused on in-situ conservation of globally threatened trees. Fondation Franklinia is a private foundation established in 2005 under Swiss law. It provides grants to support nature conservation projects. Its objective is to preserve threatened tree species throughout the world and improve their conservation status. Species Only projects aiming at improving the conservation status of globally … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for International Intermediate Fellowships

Deadline: 21 November 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking Applications for its International Intermediate Fellowships that offers nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to lead their own research programmes. The aim of this scheme is to enable applicants to establish thereselves as an independent researcher leading a unique and innovative programme of research within the Science remit. Benefits An International Intermediate Fellowship is for five years, unless … [Read more...]

Youth Forum and Sustainable Development 2019! Apply Now

Deadline: 15 June 2019 The Forum on Action for Sustainable Development and the Role of Youth has been launched to inform young people about the SDGs, to enlighten them on the evolution of their implementation and finally commit them to action in their respective communities. This year the Forum will look at SDG 8 "Promoting sustained, shared and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all". This SDG is one of the 5 SDGs selected for discussion at the … [Read more...]

2019 RELX Environmental Challenge is Open for Entries

Deadline: 31 May 2019 Applicants are invited to submit entries for 2019 RELX Environmental Challenge. Each year the RELX Environmental Challenge is awarded to projects that best demonstrate how they can provide sustainable access to safe water or sanitation. Projects must have clear practical applicability, address identified need and advance related issues such as health, education, or human rights. Prize Information There is a $50,000 prize for the first place entry and a … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Strengthening Civil Society to Expose Corruption and Support Law Enforcement Action against Corruption

Deadline: 15 July 2019 The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and non-U.S. based non-governmental (NGOs)/non-profit organizations or Educational Institutions for a Grant/Cooperative Agreement to implement a program entitled “Strengthening Civil Society to Expose Corruption and Support Law Enforcement Action against Corruption”. This award will support efforts globally to improve … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Reporting on Refugees and Migration Through the Eyes of Children

Deadline: 7 June 2019 To prepare news professionals worldwide to cover refugee and migrant children and families with greater knowledge, depth, and skills, the Dart Center is now accepting applications for a journalism training workshop focused on children and the international refugee crisis. This workshop, to be held September 19-22, 2019 at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, is designed for local, regional and international reporters across diverse beats touching … [Read more...]

Open Call for the Award of the Small Grants under the WeB4YES Project

Deadline: 5 June 2019 This Open Call for the Award of the Small Grants is announced under the WeB4YES project (Western Balkan Civil Society Organizations for Youth Employment Support) which has been supported under the framework of the Civil Society Facility and Media Programme 2016 – 2017 – Consolidating Regional Thematic Networks of Civil Society Organizations by the European Commission. The objective of this call is to improve the effectiveness of the civil society organizations in … [Read more...]

Yesod seeking Proposals for Professional Development Fund

Deadline: 31 May 2019 Yesod is seeking proposals for its 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 and educators. Founding members are the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), the Charles and Lynn Schusterman … [Read more...]

Singapore International Foundation announces Arts for Good Fellowship 2019

Deadline: 16 June 2019 The Arts for Good (A4G) Fellowship which is organised annually by the Singapore International Foundation (SIF) to grow the Arts for Good ecosystem, by fostering a community of practice that harnesses the power of arts and culture to create positive social change. The Fellowship brings together cross-sector professionals such as artists, art administrators and programmers from the social sector on a programme comprising webinars and two exchange programmes. Upon … [Read more...]

Environmental Fellowship supporting Documentary Filmmakers around the World

Deadline: 5 June 2019 The SFFILM Vulcan Productions Environmental Fellowship is supporting documentary filmmakers telling powerful stories about the environment and/or conservation. The SFFILM Vulcan Productions Environmental Fellowship is geared towards filmmakers from anywhere in the world with a proven track record of creating compelling, wide-reaching stories through documentary film, photography, journalism, or related fields. This fellowship will support a feature documentary … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Collaborative Awards in Science 2019

Deadline: 20 August 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Collaborative Awards in Science 2019 to promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery. The Wellcome Trust Fund's team of researchers, consisting of independent research groups, to work together on the most important scientific problems that can only be solved through collaborative efforts. Benefits The support includes: Research expenses directly related to their proposal … [Read more...]

Slingshot 2019 Startup Competition inviting Innovative Tech and Business Ideas Worldwide

Deadline: 28 June 2019 Startups from around the world of all profiles and backgrounds are invited to participate in SLINGSHOT 2019 to submit their most innovative tech and business ideas. Applicants submission will be reviewed by > 160 industry professionals and decision-makers including major investors and corporates. The Top 100 Global Startups will be selected and invited to the SLINGSHOT 2019 in November 2019. This will be a unique opportunity to pitch applicants startup in front … [Read more...]

Core Infrastructure Fund is now open for Applications

Deadline: 1 July 2019 Open Technology Fund is seeking applications for its Core Infrastructure Fund that supports the ‘building block’ technologies, infrastructures, and communities relied upon by digital security and circumvention tools strengthening internet freedom, digital security, and the overall health of the internet. Award information OTF awards are performance-based contracts signed directly with the applicant. Payment is issued on completion of stated objectives, … [Read more...]

5th Edition of the Free Press Awards to recognise Journalists Worldwide

Deadline: 15 July 2019 Free Press Unlimited is pleased to announce its fifth edition of the Free Press Awards 2019 with an aim to celebrate the work of the best journalists and media professionals. Free Press Unlimited wants people to have access to reliable information they need to develop and prosper. They support journalists worldwide to make stories be told. The Free Press Awards will be conferred at Free Press Live in November 2019 and will recognise exceptional work in the … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for 2019 CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year

Deadline: 30 June 2019 Nominations are open for Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) Environmental Photographer of the Year 2019 to promote and reward excellence in international environmental photography, and to enhance the understanding of the causes, consequences of and solutions to climate change and social inequality. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, images … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Alfred Fried Photography Award from across the World

Deadline: 2 June 2019 Nominations are open for Alfred Fried Photography Award that promote photographers from all over the world whose pictures capture human efforts towards a peaceful world and the quest for beauty and goodness in their lives. The Alfred Fried Photography Award, launched in 2013.It shows the various facets of peacefulness. It completes the image of humans by adding their good sides. It honours the pictures which tell about successes rather than failures, of empathy rather … [Read more...]

Announcement of Call for Proposals on Intervention Effectiveness used in the Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases

Deadline: 3 June 2019 The Neglected Tropical Diseases Support Center (NTD-SC) at The Task Force for Global Health is accepting proposals for operational and implementation research to improve the effectiveness of interventions used in the elimination of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). Research proposed for this call will investigate and solve persistent challenges associated with the implementation of NTD programs, focusing on different elements of either mass drug administration (MDA) … [Read more...]

One Young World’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award is now open for Nominations

Deadline: 19 May 2019 Nominations are open for One Young World’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award which has been created to identify and promote 5 of the world’s most revolutionary entrepreneurs under 35 who are having a positive global impact and inspiring others with their leadership. The 5 entrepreneurs identified will receive the Award at the One Young World 2019 Summit in London, which takes place from 22nd -25th October. The ceremony will take place in front of an audience of 2000 … [Read more...]

World’s Most Prestigious Award for Sustainability- The Energy Globe Award 2020! Apply Now

Deadline: 5 December 2019 Nominations are open for the world’s most prestigious award for sustainability- the Energy Globe Award 2020. 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 180 countries take part each year in the awards. Every individual, private or public institution, companies, NGOs, etc. can submit a … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for Investigator Awards in Science

Deadline: 25 July 2019 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Investigator Awards in Science that enables independent researchers with a compelling research vision to tackle the most important questions in science. Funding Information and Duration Investigator Awards Provide Flexible funding up to around £3 million. Flexible duration, up to 7 years. Benefits Research expenses Staff Materials and consumables Animals Equipment Access charges … [Read more...]

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