Here are some recently opened funding opportunities for African Countries by various foundations in order to support NGOs, institutions and individuals working for the development of Africa and its people who are facing issues like poverty, improper livelihood, injustice with their rights and a lot more. Please visit the list by clicking … [Read more...] about A List of Open Opportunities for Countries in Eastern Africa
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Deadline: 31 December 2016 The World Bank Group and the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School is inviting students and young professionals from around the world for its third global Ideas for Action Competition in order to develop and share their ideas for financing solutions to deliver the post-2015 development … [Read more...] about World Bank’s Ideas for Action Competition: Inviting Students and Young Professionals Worldwide
Deadline: 19 December 2016 Applications are open for the 2017 Program on Humanitarian Leadership (PHL), a rigorous, innovative blended learning leadership training program for humanitarian professionals. The In-Person Leadership Training Course will be held May 1-5, 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. The PHL curriculum will focus on three key areas that … [Read more...] about 2017 Program on Humanitarian Leadership: Strengthening Leadership Skills
Deadline: 21 April 2017 The Yale University is seeking applications for its "Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Studies Research Fellowship". The Fellowship is offered annually, and is designed to provide access to Yale resources in LGBT Studies for scholars who live outside the greater New Haven area. Benefits The fellowship … [Read more...] about Apply for Yale University’s LGBT Studies Research Fellowship!
Deadline: 1 December 2016 The Embassy of Japan in Sweden, under the Japan Foundation is seeking applicants for its Exchange Programme. This supports exchanges between Japan and other countries within the arts and humanities in order to carry out programmes and activities. Program Areas Arts and Cultural Exchange Japanese-Language … [Read more...] about Embassy of Japan in Sweden: Inviting Applicants for Exchange Programme
Deadline: 15 December 2016 The Peking University, Beijing, China, is hosting Yenching Academy's flagship event, the Yenching Global Symposium, one of the most selective conferences held in China, quickly becoming one of the world's most competitive and highly anticipated conferences. The symposium with the theme “Xinnovation: Identity of … [Read more...] about Yenching Global Symposium 2017: Bringing Chinese and International Scholars Together for Xinnovation
Deadline: 1 February 2017 The Prince Bernhard Nature Fund (PBNF) is currently accepting grant proposals with an aim to help save critically endangered flora and fauna in the tropical and subtropical regions of Africa, Asia and Latin America. The Fund's mission is to support small, preferably local initiatives towards the conservation and wise use … [Read more...] about Prince Bernhard Nature Fund: Saving Endangered Flora and Fauna in the Regions of Africa, Asia and Latin America
Deadline: 1 February 2017 Fondation Nature & Discoveries is seeking applications to support small and large concrete projects for nature in France in Francophone Africa and Overseas for the protection of species and environments, as well as awareness and education to the environment. Funding Priorities Nature Protection: Study, … [Read more...] about Fondation Nature & Discoveries: Supporting Small and Large Concrete Projects to Protect Species and Environments
Deadline: 30 November 2016 Sandoz, a generic medicines specialist, is now open for applications and invites all creative thinkers to ‘hack healthcare access’ and enter Sandoz HACk – Healthcare Access Challenge, submitting ideas that use mobile technology (M-Health) to connect people to better health. The theme of the competition is Utilizing … [Read more...] about Sandoz HACk – Healthcare Access Challenge: Utilizing M-Health Technology to Solve Health Access Problems
Deadline: 16 December 2016 The University of Pretoria in partnership with the Global Young Academy, funded by the Robert Bosch Stiftung, is seeking applications for its initiative "The Africa Science Leadership Programme (ASLP)" to serve early to mid-career researchers in basic and applied science, engineering, social sciences, arts and the … [Read more...] about Call for Applications 2017: Africa Science Leadership Programme (ASLP)
Deadline: 3 March 2017 Nominations are open for the Tusk Conservation Award 2017 that will recognize outstanding and inspirational achievements in the area of African wildlife conservation with a particular focus on the core objectives of Tusk’s holistic approach to conservation. Tusk is a dynamic and pioneering organisation with 25 years of … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Tusk Conservation Award 2017! Recognizing Achievements in African Wildlife Conservation
Deadline: 21 December 2016 The Foreign Policy Interrupted is seeking applications for its “Fellowship Program” with the target to diversify voices and opinions in the foreign policy space. The program has two core components: An educational module that includes media training, a guide to understanding the media, and brand building A … [Read more...] about Apply for Foreign Policy Interrupted’s Fellowship Program!
Deadline: 10 December 2016 Applications are open for Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) Young Scientists Programme with an aim to promote capacity building of young professionals, and encourage them to undertake innovative and needs based research which makes science-policy and science-practice linkages stronger. Objectives … [Read more...] about IRDR Young Scientists Programme: Promoting Capacity Building of Young Professionals Worldwide
Deadline: Various For continued project: 14 December 2016 For new project: 16 January 2017 Do you want more grants like this? Join Premium Japan Fund for Global Environment (JFGE) is seeking applications to provide grant to Non Governmental Organization (NGO)/Non Profit Organization (NPO) engaged in environmental activities. The Japan Fund for … [Read more...] about Japan Fund for Global Environment: Providing Grants to NGOs/NPOs engaged in Environmental Activities in Developing Countries
Deadline: 31 December 2016 The United Nations Women's Guild (UNWG) is accepting applications for its UNWG Charity Programme for Children to support children’s charities in Austria and the developing world. This project-based programme is organised for the sole purpose of benefitting children in need. The UNWG charity programme assists abused … [Read more...] about UNWG Charity Programme: Supporting Children’s Charities in Austria and the Developing World
Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order, is open for applications and seeks ideas on issues of world importance and presented viewpoints that could lead to a more just and peaceful world. Each idea supports one noble cause: to inspire us all to work together for the common good. The Award is presented … [Read more...] about Apply for Grawemeyer Award: Rewarding Ideas improving World Order
Deadline: 6 January 2017 The Weeden Foundation is accepting letter of intents from organizations for its various funding programs in order to protect biodiversity. The Foundation works to protect old-growth forests, expand habitats for endangered species on public and private lands, and link key wildlife corridors. The Weeden Foundation’s primary … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Weeden Foundation Grant Programs!
Deadline: 17 January 2017 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) is accepting project proposals for the program entitled "Africa Regional Program (formerly the Wildlife Without Borders - Africa program)" to ensure a strategic, results-based approach to wildlife conservation in the region. In collaboration with U.S. Agency for … [Read more...] about U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: Accepting Project Proposals Africa Regional Program
Deadline: 1 January 2017 United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is seeking Expressions of Interests (EOI) to provide funding for early-stage, open source technology solutions that address the most pressing challenges faced by children and young people. UNICEF will support companies registered in these markets in UNICEF’s … [Read more...] about UNICEF Call for EOIs: Open Source Technology Solutions for Challenges faced by Children & Young People
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The African Academy of Sciences - Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AAS-AESA) is seeking applicants to provide innovation seed grants under its two grand challenges. The grants will support innovations that address Africa’s health and developmental challenges. The scheme seeks to promote … [Read more...] about Grand Challenges Africa-Innovation Seed Grants: Addressing Africa’s Health and Development