Deadline: 1 March 2017 With the International Climate Protection Fellowships, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation is seeking leaders in academia and industry to implement a research-based proposal in the field of climate protection or climate-related resource conservation during a one-year stay in Germany. The global challenge posed by climate … [Read more...] about Alexander von Humboldt Foundation: International Climate Protection Fellowships
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Deadline: 31 October 2016 The Thought For Food (TFF) Global Challenge is the world’s leading competition for food and agriculture, inviting young innovators from universities around the world to develop new business solutions that tackle the complex challenges surrounding how to feed and nourish 9+ billion people by 2050. TFF aims to play a key … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Thought For Food Challenge!
Deadline: 31 October 2016 The United States Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) announces a Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) from organizations interested in submitting Statements of Interest (SOI) for programs for a program entitled "Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in ASEAN" with an aim to support … [Read more...] about Bureau of DRL: Seeking Statements of Interest for Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in ASEAN
Deadline: 25 September 2016 The third edition of International Awards for Art Criticism (IAAC) is currently open for submissions inviting candidates from all over the world writing in Chinese or English about any contemporary art exhibition held between 20 September 2015 and 20 September 2016. The Awards aim to support independent critical … [Read more...] about Submit your Entries for International Awards for Art Criticism
Deadline: 27 November 2016 FRIDA is seeking applications for The Young Feminist Fund, the only youth-led fund focused exclusively on supporting global young feminist activism to advance social justice movements and agendas. FRIDA was created to bring new resources and new opportunities to young women and trans youth globally, believe that … [Read more...] about FRIDA Call for Proposals: Inviting Young Feminists from the Global South
Deadline: 21 October 2016 The Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge is inviting early stage start-up businesses in order to play a major role in improving the way people around the world manage their health and associated costs. The program from Accenture’s Life Sciences and Health practices brings together innovative startups with many of … [Read more...] about Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge: Tackling World’s biggest Health Issues
Deadline: 11 October 2016 GlobalGiving is now accepting applications from qualified nonprofits for the GlobalGiving Accelerator. It is an opportunity for applicants and their organization to build skills, access tools, and grow their base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success. The GlobalGiving Accelerator happens during a specific period … [Read more...] about Apply for 2016 GlobalGiving Year End Accelerator! Inviting Non-Profits Worldwide
Deadline: 6 October 2016 Google is seeking applications to select female-founded startups from around the world to pitch at the Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day: Women's Edition, hosted in Silicon Valley on November 2, 2016. Google Demo Day brings a diverse group of startups from the around the world to Silicon Valley to showcase their … [Read more...] about Apply to Pitch for Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day: Women’s Edition!
Deadline: 30 September 2016 The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is inviting civil society organizations to submit Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for "Wallacea Biodiversity Hotspot". The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is a joint initiative of l’Agence Française de Développement, Conservation International (CI), the European … [Read more...] about CEPF Call for Proposals: Wallacea Biodiversity Hotspot
Deadline: 4 November 2016 The Oak Institute is seeking applications for its 2017 Oak Fellowship. The program will go to a front-line artist-activist from outside of the United States whose creative work has highlighted a human rights concern. That individual will reside at Colby during autumn 2017. The Oak Institute annually awards a fellowship … [Read more...] about 2017 Oak Fellowship: Film/Photography and Human Rights
Deadline: 9 November 2016 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and its funding partners in the Grand Challenges family of grant programs are inviting innovators to apply for its Grand Challenges Explorations, in order to foster early-stage discovery research to expand the pipeline of ideas for solving our greatest global health and development … [Read more...] about Apply to Participate in Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Global Grand Challenges Explorations
Deadline: 30 September 2016 Nominations are open for the 5th International One World Award (OWA) with an aim to honor people and their projects that make the world a better place; dedicated people who give positive and innovative examples of globalization - people who make the future worth living. The international OWA award will be granted for … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 5th International One World Award!
Deadline: 19 September 2016 Nominations are open for UNESCO's Global Media & Information Literacy (MIL) Awards to recognize information/library, media and technology specialists, educators, artists, activists, researchers, policy makers, NGOs, associations and other groups integrating MIL in an innovative way in their work and related … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for UNESCO’s Global Media & Information Literacy Awards!
Deadline: 30 September 2016 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications from journalists from around the world for its one-week Reporting Rural Poverty and Agricultural Development workshop in Rome. In order to ensure the daily issues faced by rural poor people and their communities are acknowledged, it is important that their stories … [Read more...] about Thomson Reuters Foundation: Reporting Rural Poverty and Agricultural Development
Deadline: 1 December 2016 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is inviting applicants from Asia, Africa and Latin America for its "Reporting Contest on Early Childhood Development" in order to provide them a chance to win a prestigious international study tour as part of a contest to recognize the best stories on early childhood … [Read more...] about Apply for Reporting Contest on Early Childhood Development!
Deadline: 8 November 2016 Applications are open for 2017 Ashden International Award that rewards innovative enterprises and programmes that deliver, or play a key part in enabling the delivery of, renewable energy and energy efficiency at the local level, and through this bring social, economic and environmental benefits. Categories … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 2017 Ashden International Award: A Chance to Win £20,000
Deadline: 25 July 2019 The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is currently seeking proposals from eligible entities for its program titled- Strategic Alliances for Medications Development to Treat Substance Use Disorders. The purpose of this program is to support research that advances compounds towards FDA approval by leveraging NIDA … [Read more...] about NIH: Strategic Alliances for Medications Development to Treat Substance Use Disorders
Deadline: 25 July 2019 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is currently seeking proposals from eligible entities for its program titled- Grand Opportunity in Medications Development for Substance-Use Disorders. The purpose of this program is to accelerate the development of medication for the treatment of Substance-Use Disorders (SUDs) by … [Read more...] about NIH: Grand Opportunity in Medications Development for Substance-Use Disorders
Deadline: 20 September 2016 The International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) is currently inviting young journalists working all around the world to be part of the next edition of the IACC. Successful Young Journalists will be selected from South America and the rest of the world* to form the Young Journalist (YJ) team at the IACC. They will … [Read more...] about International Anti-Corruption Conference: Young Journalists Initiative
Deadline: 1 November 2016 Watson U is seeking applications from young social entrepreneurs in order to create a new university model that accelerates the solutions brought forth by the next generation through world-class training, networks, and mentorship from the global leaders, entrepreneurs, and thinkers. Watson U is a new model of higher … [Read more...] about Watson U: Applications Open for Young Social Entrepreneurs!