Prince Bernhard Nature Fund: Seeking Applications to Save Endangered Flora and Fauna

Deadline: 1 February 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the Prince Bernhard Nature Fund (PBNF) grant program to support small, preferably local initiatives worldwide towards the conservation of endangered species (flora & fauna), or initiatives that in other ways promote the conservation and wise use of nature and their natural resources base. The Fund stimulates innovation and cooperation within the nature conservation sector, by challenging itself and others to think outside the … [Read more...]

Mozilla Fellowships: Transformative Experience for Emerging Leaders

Deadline: 20 April 2018 Applications are open for Mozilla Fellowships to provide resources, tools, community and amplification to those building a more humane​ ​digital​ ​world. During their tenure, Fellows use their skill sets — in technology, in activism, in science, in policy — to design products, run campaigns, influence policy and ultimately lay the groundwork for a more open and inclusive internet. Mozilla Fellows are working to stop the spread of misinformation, to put individuals in … [Read more...]

UNESCO Call for Applications: International Youth Forum on Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Roads 2

Deadline: 1 April 2018 If you're aged 18-30 years, and come from a country in Africa, Arab States, Asia and the Pacific, or Europe, then apply for International Youth Forum on Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Roads 2! UNESCO, in collaboration with the National Commission of People’s Republic of China for UNESCO, is currently inviting young women and men from countries along the maritime and terrestrial Silk Roads to participate in the International Youth Forum on Creativity and Heritage … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018-2019 WZB-ISSC Global Fellowship Programme!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Applications for 2018-2019 WZB-ISSC Global Fellowship Programme are now open which enables an outstanding early-career social scientist residing and working in a low- or middle-income country to conduct research at WZB for up to six months. Through their Global Fellowship Programme, the WZB and the ISSC aim to contribute towards building a new generation of outstanding social scientists in low- or middle-income countries, who are willing and able to contribute to … [Read more...]

The Power Paradox- Connecting Future Leaders to contribute to the Sustainable Development of the World

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The South American Business Forum is inviting applications for The Power Paradox- Connecting future leaders to contribute to the sustainable development of the world. Each year the forum receives 100 outstanding university students from around the world together with 40 leaders of business, political and academic areas. SABF mission is to bring together current and future leaders, regardless of generation and nationality, through the development of a platform for … [Read more...]

OPEC Fund for International Development: Seeking Applications for OFID Scholarship 2018/2019

Deadline: 4 May 2018 The OPEC Fund for International Development(OFID) is seeking applications for its OFID Scholarship 2018/2019 which aims to help highly motivated, highly driven individuals overcome one of the biggest challenges to their careers – the cost of graduate studies. The winners of the OFID Scholarship Award will receive a scholarship spread over a maximum of two years, toward the completion of a Master’s degree, or its equivalent, at an accredited educational institution, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Africa Innovation Summit 2018 to mobilize Innovation Potential of Africa!

Deadline: 30 March 2018 Applications are now open for the Africa Innovation Summit 2018 which is an Africa-wide and home grown initiative aimed at harnessing the innovation potential of the continent. The goal is to engage as many people as possible in order to build a broad constituency in support of innovation in Africa. The basic fact is that Africa cannot outsource its development. It aims to mobilize the people and, especially those with the ‘power to act’, including investors, the … [Read more...]

Kurt Schork Memorial Fund: Seeking Applications for 2018 Awards in International Journalism

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Kurt Schork Memorial Fund (KSMF) is now accepting submissions for its 2018 Awards in International Journalism to support journalists, freelancers and local reporters whose work is often poorly paid, mostly unsung and all too often fraught with danger. The three annual awards, for freelance and local journalism and, since 2017, for newsfixers, are recognized worldwide as a mark of excellence and have an established track record for brave reporting on conflict, … [Read more...]

Cerebro Labs: Seeking Applications for its Cerebro Startup Challenge

Deadline: 23 March 2018 Cerebro Labs is seeking applications for its Cerebro Startup Challenge to help startups create a disruptive value proposition, innovate their business models, and accelerate their business growth through an array of business support services. The challenge aims to assist startups to connect with a network of domain experts, investors, advisors, and corporate partners. Cerebro Labs is a tech business incubator and accelerator for pre-seed and early stage startups … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Shark Tank of Wellness Student Global Competition!

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Applications are open for 2018 Shark Tank of Wellness Student Global Competition that is a unique global challenge in which three university students are rewarded for their most innovative, impactful ideas for the wellness industry. This competition defines the wellness industry broadly and is looking for innovations in sectors as varied as architecture/design, beauty, education, fitness, hospitality, investment, medicine, nutrition, real estate, spa, technology, travel, … [Read more...]

Apply for International Women’s Day 2018 “Best Practice” Competition!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Are you running International Women's Day activity? Could it be an example of 'best practice'? Might further groups benefit from seeing and understanding your success? Can you provide engaging content and photographs as evidence of your activity and its impact? If so, the International Women's Day 2018 "Best Practice" Competition could be for you. This competition encourage groups to strive, helps progress the gender agenda and sets a worldwide ​expectation for … [Read more...]

European Student’s Union: Seeking Applications to Unite Students and Refugees for Integration in Society and Education

Deadline: 15 April 2018 European Student's Union(ESU) is inviting applications for‘Together, Moving Forward’ Programme which is a small grant programme aiming at building positive refugee-host interactions across Europe. ESU encourage and promote valuable and viable options for refugees and asylum seekers to access and benefit from education, and be part in their communities. This programme was started in 2016 and since then ESU has supported several valuable projects, shared views with … [Read more...]

German Academic Exchange Service: Seeking Applications for A bridge to Africa Scholarship

Deadline: 30 April 2018 As part of the Pan African Soil Challenge, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in Ethiopia is offering a journalistic scholarship within the project "A bridge to Africa". The scholarship includes a one-month stay at the German Research Centre in Jülich and a one-week trip to Accra. The project on the pan-African challenge of soil as a resource will build a scientific bridge between Forschungszentrum Jülich and African partners. Against the background of the … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: Seeking Applications for Collaborative Awards in Science

Deadline: 24 April 2018 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Collaborative Awards in Science to promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery. The scheme fund teams of researchers, consisting of independent research groups, to work together on the most important scientific problems that can only be solved through collaborative efforts. Benefits The support includes: Research expenses directly related to the proposal staff materials and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit Photo Competition!

Deadline: 13 April 2018 Have a great shot of rainforests in the region? Submit it to the Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit (APRS) Photo Competition for your chance to win cash prizes. Center for International Forestry Research is looking for photographs that highlight the value of rainforests in the Asia-Pacific region. These can include photos of rainforests and forest landscapes, the communities who live in and around forests, forest products for trade, health or nutrition, diverse plants … [Read more...]

Valeo Innovation Challenge 2018: Seeking Applications to Innovate and Develop Entrepreneurial Spirit of Students

Deadline: 30 March 2018 Applications are now open for Valeo Innovation Challenge 2018 to encourage students from all over the world to innovate and to develop their entrepreneurial spirit, offering the winners the opportunity to create their own start-ups. The aim is to reward an innovative project, whether it is a technological innovation or an idea for new ways to use cars. The 9 finalist teams will have 15 weeks to accelerate their project with the help of Valeo and external experts … [Read more...]

Applications Open for African Entrepreneurship Award 2018!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Are you looking for mentoring to launch or grow your business or idea in Africa? Join the journey to receive free, online mentoring from over 400 entrepreneurs, investors and business owners. African Entrepreneurship Award 2018 is now accepting applications. Throughout the journey, you’ll receive one-on-one mentorship from experienced entrepreneurs and investors to sharpen and hone your idea. Mentors will help define your market & put your scalability to the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for The Democratic Pavilion for the Venice Biennale 2019!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Applications are now open for The Democratic Pavilion for the Venice Biennale 2019 which is a project proposal for the curatorial and organizational team of the Venice Biennale 2019, including for all countrie’s Pavilion participants of this event. The Democratic Pavilion is a selection of artists that will represent the taste and art knowledge in equal proportion of the three most important groups of people who conforms the art world: the institution, artists and … [Read more...]

CTG(R): Zimbabwe- Applications Open for Art Residency Programme

Deadline: 15 April 2018 The CTG Collective has announced the first open call for CTG(R): Zimbabwe, a month-long art residency program taking place in Zimbabwe during August 2018. The two selected artist will work collaboratively for 4 weeks in Zimbabwe and, if necessary, will be responsible to finish their project in the months immediately following the residency. A two-artist exhibition will be presented at CTG Harare (Catinca Tabacaru gallery) during the 2018-2019 exhibition … [Read more...]

Apply for Project Anywhere- Global Blind Peer Reviewed Exhibition Programme!

Deadline: 1 September 2018 Applications are invited for Project Anywhere which is a global blind peer reviewed exhibition program dedicated to promoting artistic research at the outermost limits of location-specificity. Project Anywhere’s focus is instead directed toward evaluation at the proposal stage. Accordingly the blind peer evaluation model seeks to balance consistency and open-endedness. With no need to emphasise specific thematic orientations within a specific curatorial framework … [Read more...]