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...]

Wildlife Acoustics Scientific Product Grants Program

Deadline: 15 May 2019 Wildlife Acoustics is inviting applicants for its Scientific Product Grant to support efforts in conservation and environmental stewardship. The programme enables those involved in animal biology, research and conservation to do their best work easily and quickly. Wildlife Acoustics has established a grant program to support bioacoustics research efforts from chiropteran, avian, terrestrial, amphibious and marine wildlife, to everything else in between. Funding … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust accepting Applications for Open Research Fund

Deadline: 17 June 2019 The Wellcome Trust is accepting applications for its Open Research Fund to support researchers to develop and test innovative ways of making health research open, accessible and reusable. Funding Information Open Research Fund funding of up to £50,000 for up to one year. Benefits Funds can be used for a range of costs such as: salaries development costs licensing and computational costs activities to manage and share research data, software … [Read more...]

World Peace Initiative Foundation inviting Applicants for International Peace Training Program

Deadline: 15 July 2019 World Peace Initiative Foundation is currently seeking applications for its International Peace Training to be held on 2-15 December 2019 at Himmawan, Thailand. Objectives Do you believe that a happy life and an individual highest achievement can go together? Well, this opportunity can be for YOU. WPI will show candidates how to break free from any stereotypes with these 4D’s objectives: Discover yourself and become a better version of it that is confident, … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for the 2019 MOWCAP-Asia Culture Center Grants Program

Deadline: 31 May 2019 In the Asia Pacific region, many libraries, archives and memory institutions face formidable challenges: economic, climatic and geographic. The newly established the Asia/Pacific Regional Committee for the Memory of the World Program (MOWCAP)-Asia Culture Center (ACC) Grants Program aims to contribute to addressing this challenge by assisting with the preservation of, and universal access to, the documentary heritage of the Asia/Pacific region, and also to increase … [Read more...]

Apply for CHANEL One Young World Scholarship Program 2019 from across the World

Deadline: 15 May 2019 Applications are open for CHANEL One Young World Scholarship Program 2019. CHANEL aims to develop impactful and socially transformative actions through different kinds of initiatives involving its best ambassadors: its people. In 2019, CHANEL will participate in the One Young World Summit with a delegation of 25 of its internal young leaders. CHANEL will also offer scholarships to 15 external delegates who are setting the example to make their communities, countries … [Read more...]

Internet Freedom Fund to Promote Human Rights and Internet Freedom

Deadline: 1 July 2019 Open Technology Fund is seeking applications for its Internet Freedom Fund which is a primary way to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and every-day people living within repressive environments … [Read more...]

2019 GlobalGiving Accelerator inviting Non-Profit Organizations Worldwide

Deadline: 26 July 2019 GlobalGiving is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations for its September 2019 Accelerator program in order to build skills, access tools, and grow their base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success. The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a virtual training program and crowdfunding campaign that will help to take fundraising to the next level. Following an optional two-week training curriculum, participating organizations must raise at least $5,000 total … [Read more...]

YOTI Fellowship Programme to Create Positive Social Impact of Digital Identity Solutions Globally

Deadline: 15 June 2019 Yoti has announced its 2019 Fellowship Programme aimed at scholars, practitioners, journalists, technologists, social changemakers, policy makers and other public intellectuals interested in tackling an identity, or digital identity, challenge or issue within their country or community. Fellows conduct research, or develop solutions or policy recommendations, while interacting with other Fellows, Yoti staff and other members of the wider global digital identity … [Read more...]

Seed, Early-stage Grants to Grassroots Women’s Organizations and Initiatives

Deadline: 1 June 2019 Spark is seeking applications to provide seed, early-stage grants to grassroots women’s organizations and initiatives working to advance gender equality and the rights of women and girls in their communities (globally and in their US chapter regions: New York Metro and San Francisco Bay Area). Spark advances gender equality by engaging the next generation in accessible forms of philanthropy. Funding Information The average grant amount is $3,000-5,000 USD, and … [Read more...]

Entries Open for 2020 St Andrews Prize for the Environment

Deadline: 21 June 2019 The University of St Andrews and independent exploration and production company ConocoPhillips have announced a call for entries for the St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2020 to find innovative solutions to environmental challenges across the world. The solutions should be practical, scalable and able to be replicated in other places, combining good science, economic reality and political acceptability. The Prize offers people from all backgrounds around the … [Read more...]

Submit Your Nominations for WE Empower Challenge 2019

Deadline: 8 May 2019 Nominations are open for WE Empower Challenge 2019 which is a global business competition for women entrepreneurs who are advancing the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and inspiring entire communities to create the world they want by 2030. Five awardees, one from each UN region, will be chosen from those who apply by 8 May 2019. The successful awardees will be notified by 15 July 2019 and will receive an all-expenses paid trip to New York City, … [Read more...]

EE 30 Under 30 Program searching for Game-Changing Leaders to build Sustainable Future for All

Deadline: 3 June 2019 Nominations are now open for young people who demonstrate creativity, grit, and passion to address the key challenges facing communities around the world. NAAEE has opened the global search to find 30 game-changing leaders under 30 years of age who are using environmental education to build a sustainable future for all. Since 2016, NAAEE's EE 30 Under 30 program has recognized 90 individuals from 20 countries who are making a difference through environmental … [Read more...]

Instagram announces Request for Proposals for Well-being and Safety Research

Deadline: 3 July 2019 Instagram is currently accepting proposals for Well-being and Safety Research program. In 2019, Instagram requests research proposals to help better understand experiences on Instagram that foster or harm the well-being and safety of communities and societies. This includes, but is not limited to, research that will help to understand problematic issues facing the communities, develop better policies, assess possible interventions to protect communities, or identify … [Read more...]

Applications Open for “Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Okayama Award 2019”

Deadline: 5 July 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Okayama Award 2019 that aims to showcase good practices worldwide and to further advance ESD. The award conducted by Okayama City and ESD Okayama Award Steering Committee will reward outstanding ESD practices in local communities around the world to support the organizations carrying out ESD activities, and also showcase and promote ESD. Prize Information The winner will … [Read more...]