EU Call for Proposals: Enhancing Citizens’ Participation in Sub-National Good Governance in the Context of the New Federal System in Nepal

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Enhancing Citizens' Participation in Sub-National Good Governance (Local and Provincial Level) in the Context of the New Federal System in Nepal”. Objectives To enhance participatory and cooperative relationships between citizens and newly established local governments , in order to promote and establish good governance at the local level, by, in particular, strengthening public governance, … [Read more...]

EU Health Award for NGOs 2018: Inviting NGOs Working to Prevent Tobacco Use

Deadline: 15 June 2018 The European Commission is seeking applications for "EU Health Award” to recognize initiatives of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that contributed or are contributing to a higher level of public health in the European Union by working to prevent tobacco use. The general objectives of the Programme shall be to complement, support and add value to the policies of the Member States to improve the health of Union citizens and reduce health inequalities by promoting … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Resource Centre for Civil Society Organizations in Serbia

Deadline: 17 July 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Resource Centre for Civil Society Organizations in Serbia" to strengthen the EU integration process in Serbia by empowering civil society to actively participate in decision making and by further stimulation an enabling environment for civil society. The specific objectives of this call for proposals are to further strengthen the capacity of CSOs and enhance their long-term strategic development via a … [Read more...]

European Union CSO-RISE: Civil Society Organisations in Research and Innovation for Sustainable Development Program

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “CSO-RISE - Civil Society Organisations in Research and Innovation for Sustainable Development” to contribute to inclusive growth and reduction of social inequalities as part of interventions to support the priorities set in the Ghana Shared Growth and Development Agenda (GSGDA) II. The objective of this call for proposals is to foster the initiatives of the civil society organisations in their capacities … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Thomson Reuters Foundation’s Diversity and Resilience Program!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Applications are open for the Thomson Reuters Foundation's Diversity and Resilience Program. It is an opportunity for you to join and inform the debate on the way forward and to encourage your readers, listeners and viewers to join that debate and make their voices heard. This workshop, from 25-31 August 2018 in the unique setting of the Austrian Alps, will help applicants look more closely at the impact of rapid technological and social change on the lives of communities … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for International Workshop Awards!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Antipode Foundation is seeking nominations for International Workshop Awards to support radical geographers holding events (including conferences, workshops, seminar series, summer schools and action research meetings) that further radical analyses of geographical issues and engender the development of a new and better society. The Antipode Foundation will explicitly privilege applicants and initiatives from historically under-represented groups, regions, countries … [Read more...]

Submissions Open for Zayed Sustainability Prize!

Deadline: 9 August 2018 The Zayed Sustainability Prize is a tribute to the legacy of the late founding father of the UAE, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan – a visionary champion of environmental stewardship and global sustainability. Submit your entry today and join a growing community of innovators who are expanding the possibilities for a sustainable future. Winners of the Zayed Sustainability Prize will be announced at the awards ceremony during the opening of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability … [Read more...]

ECSJ: Inviting Applications for Climate Investigation Grant

Deadline: 25 May 2018 European Conference of Science Journalists (ECSJ) is inviting applications for "Climate Investigation Grant" to encourage ambitious field investigations focused on understanding climate, adaptation to climate change, and different mitigation strategies. The AJSPI, in partnership with the BNP Paribas Foundation, is launching its first climate investigation grant for European science journalists. The winner will be announced at the European Conference for Science … [Read more...]

Apply for Free Press Awards 2018!

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The Free Press Unlimited has announced the Fourth edition of the Free Press Awards 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. The Awards will be conferred at Free Press Live on 2 November 2018 and will recognise exceptional work in the categories Newcomer of the Year and Most Resilient Journalist. Award Categories … [Read more...]

IWA’s Women in Water Award: Celebrating Female Leadership in the Field of Water

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Nominations are open for the IWA's Women in Water Award to acknowledge and celebrate female leadership in the field of water. Through this award, the IWA recognises those women working in the field of water who, through their demonstrated leadership, have had a significant positive impact on the development of the industry. The award showcases an individual’s excellence in leadership as demonstrated by outstanding initiatives, impact of work and inspiration to others. … [Read more...]

EC-EACEA Social Inclusion and Common Values: Contributing the Field of Education, Training and Youth

Deadline: 22 May 2018 The European Commission-Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “Social inclusion and common values: the contribution in the field of education, training and youth” in order to support transnational cooperation projects in the fields of education, training and youth. Program Lots & Objectives The program is divided in to two lots: Lot 1 – Education and training Enhancing the acquisition … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for IWA’s Global Water Award!

Deadline: 5 May 2018 Nominations are open for IWA’s Global Water Award to recognise those individuals who, through innovative leadership and practice, have made a significant contribution to a world in which water is wisely managed. Showcasing exceptional individuals who have changed industry norms to create lasting progress, IWAs Global Water Award aims to recognise and reward those water innovators that are driving change. The IWA Awards Committee seeks to find true influencers, leaders, … [Read more...]

Apply for Yesod Professional Development Fund!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Applications are open for Yesod Professional Development Fund to support Jewish community professionals and educators in Europe to develop their professional skills and Jewish fluency. Yesod is dedicated to strengthening the future of Jewish Europe by investing in key individual Jewish community professionals, educators and activists.They are committed to supporting the creation of vibrant, meaningful, Jewish life through strong communities driven by inspired and engaged … [Read more...]

Facebook: Seeking Proposals for Global Literacy & Accessibility Challenge Grants

Deadline: 25 July 2018 In order to better understand and address global literacy and accessibility issues, Facebook is currently inviting the academic community to respond to a call for research proposals in the field of literacy and accessibility. Grants will be awarded for both qualitative and quantitative research proposals including, but not limited to: Novel, scalable methods on accessing individual or population literacy levels. Understanding the experiences and challenges … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2018 Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Takeda Foundation has announced a call for applications for its 2018 Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award that will be given to the individuals who propose the most creative and promising projects with a high potential for enhancing the well being of people at the site. The Award targets young entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial individuals who challenge technological or social needs in the real world. The Takeda Foundation believes that the challenging activities of … [Read more...]

EC-EACEA: Call for Proposals for ‘European Youth Together’ Program

Deadline: 25 May 2018 The European Commission-Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is seeking proposals for a program entitled “European Youth Together” with an aim to create networks promoting regional partnerships, and to be run in close cooperation with young people from across Europe (Erasmus+ programme countries). The networks would organize exchanges, promote training (for instance for youth leaders), and allow young people themselves to set up joint … [Read more...]

Entries Open for The Liveability Challenge!

Deadline: 25 May 2018 All thinkers, dreamers, innovators and problem solvers from all over the world are welcome to submit their ideas for The Liveability Challenge. The Liveability Challenge is a global platform to identify and accelerate the implementation of solutions to urban challenges, and the first-ever edition is searching for solutions to waste management and sustainable cooling. Challenge Information Finalists of The Liveability Challenge will receive support to hone their … [Read more...]

Nature Research Awards: Inspiring Science and Innovating Science

Deadline: 11 June 2018 Nominations are open for "Nature Research Awards” to celebrate and support the achievements of leading women in science and of those who have encouraged girls and young women to engage with STEM subjects around the world. Types of Award In 2018, they are launching two new Nature Research Awards: Inspiring Science Award 2018: The Inspiring Science Award welcomes nominations of exceptional scientists who self-identify as female and who are within 10 years of … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Supporting Local Authorities in Georgia 2018

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Support to Local Authorities in Georgia 2018” to enhance Local Authorities' contributions to good governance and sustainable development processes at the local level. Priorities Enhancement of LAs capacities to execute their mandate in line with inclusive, transparent and participatory governance principles to respond adequately to citizens' needs. … [Read more...]

Silk Routes Facility Call for Proposals: Funding Migration Management in Asia

Deadline: 12 June 2020 The Silk Routes Facility has launched a Call for Proposals (CfP) for migration management projects in five Silk Routes as well as five Central Asian countries that aims to support initiatives to improve migration management in the following ten countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Iran, Iraq, and Pakistan, as well as Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. The project aims at maximizing the development potential of migration and mobility within … [Read more...]