Cities For our Future Challenge! Share Your Transformative Ideas on Rapid Urbanisation, Climate Change and Resource Scarcity

Deadline: 31 May 2018 Are you an imaginative, problem solving young professional, start up or student involved in surveying, urban design, architecture,or engineering? Then share your transformative ideas for projects and policies in Cities for our Future Challenge that solve some of the defining issues of the time. The Cities for our Future Challenge is a global competition run by the Royal Institution Of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) in partnership with UNESCO UKNC and the ACU. An … [Read more...]

For Creative Girls: One-on-One Virtual Mentorship Guidance Programme!

Deadline: 21 March 2018 Are you a female Creative or Professional uncomfortable with the stage your art/career is? Do you want to receive tips, guidance, resources and get your work evaluated by one of these amazing women? This mentorship program is tailored for you. Applications are now open for For Creative Girls: One-on-One Virtual Mentorship Guidance Programme that will hold for 2 months causing accelerated growth in a person who is thirsty for growth in their chosen field. For … [Read more...]

Applications Open for TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize!

Deadline: 16 April 2018 TWAS and Lenovo are offering the TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize, which is intended to give international recognition and visibility to outstanding scientific achievements made by individual scientists in developing countries. For the 2018 edition of the prize, TWAS will consider candidates with world-class achievements in Engineering Sciences. It is one of the most prestigious honours given to scientists from the developing world.  In 2018 the prize will be given for … [Read more...]

Applications Open for STAARS Fellowship!

Deadline: 15 March 2018 The Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAARS) fellowship program announces a call for concept proposals from early-career African researchers seeking to become STAARS fellows in 2018. The fellowship will cover travel and training. STAARS fellows will be paired with mentors at Cornell University with whom they will jointly author a paper on a topic of mutual interest relating to structural transformation in Africa south of the … [Read more...]

Call for Papers- Workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi

Deadline: 28 February 2018 International Institute for Asian Studies has announced call for papers from researchers in any world region who wish to participate in one of the eight thematic workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi, the sixth in this international conference series. This series showcases innovative research from across the social sciences and related disciplines and explores themes that transform conventional understandings of Asia. Crossing traditional area studies … [Read more...]

Applications Open for EU Aid Volunteers Initiative!

Deadline: 6 April 2018 Applications are now open for EU Aid Volunteers Initiative which will provide funding to deploy EU Aid volunteers in support of actions that support and complement the provision of humanitarian aid in third countries. It also supports actions aimed at strengthening the capacities of implementing sending and hosting organisations participating / intending to participate in the initiative. The Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council establishing the … [Read more...]

Call for Papers- Peace in the Balkans, Peace in Europe: Lessons Learned

Deadline: 30 March 2018 Center for European Studies- EPOKA University is seeking applications for Call for Papers- Peace in the Balkans, Peace in Europe: Lessons Learned. It is the first workshop of the Center for European Studies. This workshop aims to bring together in one platform academicians, policy makers, practitioners and Ph.D. students focused on peace studies and welcomes proposals that: Present research works assessing the status of peace politics in the Western Balkan … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Toyota Mobility Unlimited Challenge!

Deadline: 15 August 2018 Applications are now open for the Toyota Mobility Unlimited Challenge which supports radical improvements in the mobility and independence of people with lower-limb paralysis through smarter assistive technology. The challenge is looking for innovative teams from around the world to build the next generation of mobility devices for people with lower-limb paralysis. More importantly, it is looking for teams who put end-users at the heart of everything they do. That … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Laureate Global Fellowship!

Deadline: 6 March 2018 Applications are now open for the 2018 Laureate Global Fellowship sponsored by Laureate International Universities. The Laureate Global Fellowship is a pioneering youth social entrepreneurship program working to redefine how young people lead change. It is one of YouthActionNet’s 23 national/regional youth leadership institutions worldwide, whose fellows shape network of nearly 1700 youth driving change in over 90 countries. Launched in 2001, the fellowship … [Read more...]

Gratitude Network: Seeking Applications for Gratitude Awards 2018

Deadline: 15 March 2018 The Gratitude Network is now seeking applications for the Gratitude Awards 2018. It is working through social entrepreneurs to impact the lives of children globally. The Gratitude Network seeks out the world’s most dynamic and innovative leaders and organizations impacting the lives of children and youth. Those that are selected as awardees receive a 1‐year program of intense coaching, mentoring and strategic advice to help them scale their business model to achieve … [Read more...]

Applications Open for GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2018!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Applications are now open for the GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2018. It is an international award of the Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for the Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA).  The Prize Ceremony will be held on 28 October 2018 in Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China. The Prize aims to encourage the development of the mission of higher education institutions in education, research, innovation and outreach in the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Persephone Miel Fellowship 2018!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Applications are now open for Persephone Miel Fellowship 2018 which is designed to help journalists from the developing world do the kind of reporting they've always wanted to do and enable them to bring their work to a broader international audience. The fellowship is overseen by the Pulitzer Center in collaboration with Internews. The fellowship will benefit those with limited access to other fellowships and those whose work is not routinely disseminated … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Camaleo Annual Support in Organisational Development 2018

Deadline:15 March 2018 Camaleo has announced the launch of its first Call for proposals for non profit organisations. It offers a one-year long free support to a non profit organisation that has identified concrete needs for external support and that can’t afford high quality consultancy services. The support is planned to start in May 2018. Camaleo is a non profit organisation aiming at answering social organisation's needs. Its objective is to support non profit organisations and … [Read more...]

Apply for 4th Annual International Fellowship Program 2018!

Deadline : 15 February 2018 UG Zasto ne (CA Why Not) from Bosnia and Herzegovina, on behalf of the Accountability, Technology and Institutional Openness Network in South-East Europe (ACTION SEE) has announced the 4th Annual International Fellowship Program for the year 2018. The program aims to provide leaders of civil society organizations/groups from the MENA region an opportunity to learn and exchange experiences on the topics of using technology for democracy promotion, political … [Read more...]

European Commission: Seeking Applications for Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2018

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Applications for 2018 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development are now open. Through this prize the European Commission recognises the dedication of journalists whose work helps to create a better world. The Natali prize will acknowledge outstanding reporting on development issues which will reward outstanding reporting on issues such as poverty eradication, and the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable … [Read more...]

Apply for Future News Worldwide 2018 Programme!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are now open for the Future News Worldwide 2018 Programme which aims to assist young people to develop a wide range of journalism skills and to establish the UK as a global leader in the nurturing of young journalists and media figures. Future News Worldwide is a unique partnership programme between the British Council and some of the world's leading media organisations. Underlying this, the programme will help build strong and lasting connections to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Venture Incubation Programme 2018!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 MTN Group is inviting applications for the Venture Incubation Programme 2018 which is designed to provide a supportive ecosystem to help startups build viable and scalable innovation-driven companies. MTN Group is looking for startups that are either building a sustainable Africa through digital solutions for health, education, agriculture, fintech, energy and IoT, or enabling businesses through digital solutions for religion, sport, news and e-commerce. Focus … [Read more...]

Apply for African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative Program 2018!

Deadline: 14 February 2018 The Center for Global Enterprise is now inviting applications for African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative Program 2018 which is designed for women from across Africa and its diaspora who run startup or growth stage companies in any industry. AWEC one-of-a-kind, 12-month training program that builds a pan-African community of women entrepreneurs and business owners, empowering them with strategy, leadership and business management skills needed for growth and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Writivism Short Story Prize!

Deadline: 31 March 2018 Applications are now open for the Writivism Short Story Prize which is an annual award for emerging African writers administered by the Center for African Cultural Excellence (CACE) and sponsored by The Story Club, Malawi. Funding information The winner of the prize will be awarded $500 (USD) cash and may be considered for a one-month writing residency at a university in an African country. Application Guidelines The writer must include in the body of the … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundation: Civil Society Scholar Awards 2018–2019

Open Society Foundation ids inviting applications for 'Civil Society Scholar Awards 2018–2019'. The Civil Society Scholar Awards (CSSA) support international academic mobility to enable doctoral students and university faculty to access resources that enrich socially-engaged research and critical scholarship in their home country or region. Applications must be submitted by March 31, 2018. The maximum funding requests is $15,000. The Project duration is between two and 12 months. The projects … [Read more...]