Deadline: 1 May 2017 Nominations are open for "The World Food Prize" that is awarded for a specific, exceptionally significant, individual achievement at any point along the full range of the food production and distribution chain. Fields of achievement include, but are not limited to: soil and land; plant and animal science; food science and … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for The World Food Prize 2017!
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Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Program for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) is seeking applications for its 2017 PEFC Collaboration Fund Competition. The PEFC Collaboration Fund seeks to support members and partner organizations in their dedicated efforts to advance sustainable forest management and forest certification around the … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals: 2017 PEFC Collaboration Fund
Deadline: 20 January 2017 The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) under its Global Public Space Programme is launching a call for innovative and exciting public space projects which could receive a small grant to support implementation. Local authorities and non-profit organisations are invited to submit proposals which aim to … [Read more...] about UN-Habitat Call for Proposals to create, protect, design and manage public spaces in urban areas
Deadline: 28 February 2017 (Application Closed for International Delegates) Deadline: 21 February 2017 (Application for Local delegates (only for Nepal)) Entries are open for International Youth Forum on Human Rights and UN SDG's with an aim to bring young leaders from around the world to the Kathmandu, Nepal. It is a platform for youth to … [Read more...] about Entries Open for 2017 YHRI International Youth Forum on Human Rights and UN SDG’s in Nepal!
Deadline: 10 February 2017 The Center for the Rights of Ethiopian Women (CREW) is seeking applications for its "The Maigenet Shifferraw Fellowship" to promote scholarship on Ethiopian women as well as empower and/or advance women’s wellbeing in Ethiopia. The Fellowship is guided by two philosophies or principles. First, the experience of … [Read more...] about The Maigenet Shifferraw Fellowship: Empowering Women’s Wellbeing in Ethiopia
Deadline: 1 March 2017 Africa’s largest business incubator, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is seeking applications for its 3rd Cycle of Entrepreneurship Programme from African entrepreneurs, with business ideas that can transform Africa. The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is the leading philanthropy in Africa championing entrepreneurship and … [Read more...] about Tony Elumelu Foundation: Seeking Applications for 3rd Cycle of Entrepreneurship Programme
Deadline: 7 April 2017 Applications are open for Data Journalism Awards 2017. The Data Journalism Awards are the first international awards recognising outstanding work in the field of data journalism worldwide. This year the prizes are worth $1,801 (US) each (compared to $1000 (US) last year) and will be awarded at a special ceremony at the … [Read more...] about Data Journalism Awards 2017: Inviting Data Journalism Teams from around the World
Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Karl Kahane Foundation is seeking applications from organisations for its grant program with an aim to help people to create a dignified and peaceful living environment for themselves and their neighbours. The Karl Kahane Foundation was established in 1991 by the late Karl Kahane as an independent, privately … [Read more...] about Kahane Foundation: Helping People to Create Dignified and Peaceful Living Environment for Themselves and their Neighbours
Deadline: 21 February 2017 The Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute of New York University's Faculty of Arts and Science (“the Institute”) is pleased to announce The Matthew Power Literary Reporting Award to provide the means for promising early-career, creative nonfiction writers to report on an untold story that uncovers truths about the human … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Matthew Power Literary Reporting Award 2017
Deadline: 10 March 2017 The International SOS Foundation is seeking applications for its 2017 Global Duty of Care Awards in order to recognise organisations and individuals with a proactive approach to travel risk mitigation. The awards honour those who design, implement and improve systems to mitigate travel, health and security risks and … [Read more...] about 2017 Global Duty of Care Awards: Recognizing Organisations and Individuals to Travel Risk Mitigation
Deadline: 9 January 2017 The University of British Columbia (UBC) is currently inviting applications from outstanding students from India and Commonwealth countries in Africa currently enrolled in a postgraduate program to apply for funding to be a visiting scholar at UBC for a period of four months. During this time, visiting scholars may engage … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: UBC’s Visiting Scholarship for Students from India and Commonwealth Countries in Africa
Deadline: 6 March 2017 McKinsey & Company is currently inviting female students and experienced professionals across Europe, the Middle East and Africa to apply for the Next Generation Women Leaders Award 2017. McKinsey passionately believes in developing outstanding female leaders. They do so every day, internally and with their clients. … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Next Generation Women Leaders Award 2017!
Deadline: 20 January 2017 Applications are open for "The Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme" to support outstanding postgraduate students from developing and emerging economies throughout Africa, Asia and South America. The Louis Dreyfus Foundation aims to promote sustainable agriculture, food security and … [Read more...] about Apply for The Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme!
Deadline: 4 January 2017 Applications are open for 2017 World Journalist Fellowship to provide support to international journalists who enroll in one of graduate programs in journalism at the NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. The Fellowship provides an opportunity for internationally based journalists to study in the Master of Arts … [Read more...] about Applications Open for 2017 World Journalist Fellowship to Support International Journalists!
Deadline: 21 February 2017 Nominations are open for International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) Awards 2017 with an aim to honour a deserving professional or colleague for one of their awards. The International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) represents a broad range of members with a singular focus — protecting the global … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) Awards!
Deadline: 20 February 2017 Google is seeking applications for its #Hash Code Challenge 2017 that is a team-based programming competition organized by Google for students and industry professionals across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The competition takes place over two rounds: Online Qualification Round. The team can participate … [Read more...] about Entries Open for Google #Hash Code Challenge 2017!
Deadline: 20 January 2017 The Shell International Limited is seeking applications for its Shell Ideas360, global competition in order to learn & develop innovative ideas to tackle the challenges on energy, water and food resources. The theme of Shell Ideas360 is "People & Planet - the Energy, Water and Food Challenge". Prizes and … [Read more...] about Shell Ideas360 Global Competition: Developing Ideas to Tackle the Challenges on Energy, Water and Food Resources
Deadline: 9 January 2017 The Institute of International Education Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF) is seeking applications for its "Fellowship for Threatened Scholars" to preserve the lives, voices, and ideas of scholars around the globe. IIE-SRF fellowships support visiting appointments for threatened scholars to continue their work in safety at … [Read more...] about Apply for IIE-SRF Fellowship for Threatened Scholars Around the World!
Deadline: 15 February 2017 The Global Challenges Foundation is seeking applications for its "The Global Challenges Prize 2017: A New Shape" with an aim to find models or frameworks for international cooperation, capable of addressing the interlinked risks and problems of climate change, other large-scale environmental damage, violent conflict … [Read more...] about The Global Challenges Prize 2017: Calling Big Thinkers Worldwide
Deadline: 31 January 2017 Nominations are open for 2017 International Bremen Peace Award with an aim to honour people and organizations that set an example through their work contributing to reconciliation, human rights, overcoming of racism, social justice, sustainable handling of nature and environment as well as to intercultural and … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for International Bremen Peace Award 2017!