Applications Open for the Open Society Fellowship!

Deadline: 15 July 2018 The Open Society Foundation is seeking applications for its Open Society Fellowship Programme with an aim to support individuals pursuing innovative and unconventional approaches to fundamental open society challenges. Applicants for the Open Society Fellowship are invited to address new and radical forms of ownership, governance, entrepreneurship, and financialization are needed to fight pervasive economic inequality. This proposition is intended as a provocation to … [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 2019-20 Rotary Peace Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Rotary Peace Fellowship is currently open for applications and invites professionals from around the world to receive fellowships to study at one of the Rotary Peace Centers. Through training, study, and practice, Rotary Peace Fellows become leaders and catalysts for peace and conflict resolution; many go on to careers in national governments, NGOs, the military, law enforcement, and international organizations like the United Nations and World Bank. Benefits … [Read more...]

Apply for USAID Partnership for Enhanced Engagement in Research Women in Science Mentoring Program!

Deadline: 16 March 2018 Applications are now open for the USAID Partnership for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Women in Science Mentoring Program. The program receives applications from across the globe, with the numbers varying regionally by gender. The PEER Program has received more than 2,500 applications in six years, with fewer women applying from the Sub Saharan Africa region (just 18.4%, 11.7% lower than the UNESCO statistics) and the Arab States region (just 26.7%, 10.1% … [Read more...]

P4G Partnership Fund: Supporting Innovative Public-Private Sector Partnerships

Deadline: 30 March 2018 Applicants are invited to submit concept notes for P4G Partnership Fund, whose purpose is to support innovative public-private sector partnerships that address global sustainable development needs. The P4G Partnership Fund will contribute to overcoming barriers related to accessing finance by providing catalytic funding necessary to inspire the replication of more public-private sector partnerships. Type of Partnerships The P4G Partnership Fund is open to … [Read more...]

Apply for #EndFGM Challenge! Bringing about Sustained Change in Attitudes and Social Norms

Deadline: 20 March 2018 The Positive Action Challenges in collaboration with TBA is seeking applications for its #EndFGM Challenge. This challenge is looking for innovative interventions to bring about a sustained change in attitudes and social norms towards ending FGM/C. This challenge is looking for interventions that can demonstrate they have effected a sustained change in attitudes and social norms at community level towards ending the practice of female genital mutilation/cutting. This … [Read more...]

Apply for Research Awards for Health Professionals!

Deadline: 6 July 2018 The Wellcome Trust is inviting applications for the Research Awards for Health Professionals offering practising health professionals the opportunity to carry out humanities or social science research, in any area of health. Benefits An award will not usually be above £350,000. Support includes: a basic salary (determined by their host organisation) personal removal expenses research expenses Eligibility Criteria Applicant can apply for a Research … [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...]

Women Fund Tanzania/Call for Proposals: Funding Small-Scale Projects!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Women Fund Tanzania (WFT) is currently accepting small grants applications for project funds between Tsh 6,000,000.00 to Tsh 10,000,000/= for interventions addressing the following thematically areas which goes: Violence against women and young girls with a particular focus on addressing sexual corruption/sextortion issues. Economic rights of women including promotion of women’s and girl’s rights in the extractive industries, mining, gas, oil. … [Read more...]

Feminist Review Trust Fund Round 2: Representing the Diversity of Women’s Lives

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The Feminist Review Trust is seeking applications from eligible entities for the 2nd round of its 2018 grant program to represent the diversity of women’s lives globally and supporting the creativity with which women fight the inequalities they face. Set up in 2001, the Trust was funded by Feminist Review. Run as a collective since its inception in 1979 the voluntary work of  Feminist Review’s editorial teams over the years has provided the means for the Trust to share … [Read more...]

Apply for Africa Agri-Food Development Programme!

Deadline: 8 March 2018 Applications are open for “The Africa Agri-Food Development Programme (AADP)”, which is a joint initiative between the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The Objective of the AADP is to develop partnerships between the Irish Agri-Food Sector and African countries to support sustainable growth of the local food industry, build markets for local produce and support mutual trade between Ireland and Africa. The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for InterAction’s 16th Annual Photo Contest!

Deadline: 6 April 2018 Applications are open for InterAction's 16th Annual Photo Contest. Each year, InterAction’s photography contest focuses on incredible humanitarian and development work. They encourage applicants to submit their most powerful photos that illustrate innovative, effective, and inspiring efforts in international relief and development. Examples of empowering women, youth potential, self-reliance, innovative technology, shared values, and partnerships are encouraged, though … [Read more...]

Apply for Belarus in Focus 2017 International Journalism Competition!

Deadline: 15 March 2018 Are you interested in Belarus? Have you written articles about this country in 2017? If the answer is “yes” then Belarus in Focus 2017 is for you. This year the competition takes place for the seventh time. Belarus in Focus Information Office in partnership with Press Club Belarus has announced Belarus in Focus 2017 – 7th edition of an international competition for journalists writing about Belarus in international media. The goal is to encourage journalists and … [Read more...]

2018 BCFN YES Research Grant: Seeking Young Researchers across the Globe

Deadline: 14 June 2018 The Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition (BCFN) Foundation is seeking young researchers from all over the world for its 2018 BCFN Young Earth Solutions (YES) Research Grant Competition with an aim to improve the sustainability of the food system. The 2018 BCFN YES! calls for concrete research proposals for making more sustainable the agri-food system (in terms of environmental, social, health and/or economic aspects), that are coherent with the BCFN research … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Tanzania: Seeking Applications for Ambassador’s Special Self Help Fund

Deadline: 31 March 2018 U.S. Embassy in Tanzania is seeking applications for its Ambassador’s Special Self Help Fund (ASSHF) to assist Tanzanian community groups to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities. 2018 ASSHF awards will focus on women and girls’ empowerment and will prioritize related projects. Successful ASSHF projects may address income generation, education, environmental issues, health and hygiene or other topics which benefit women and girls in … [Read more...]

USAID: Seeking Applications for Seeds Systems Support Activity (S3A)

Deadline: 23 April 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Food Security is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement to fund a program entitled Seeds Systems Support activity (S3A) to enhance farmers’ access to a full range of seed choices and options to maximize their responsive decision making and planning for production. The Activity seeks to improve functioning of national seed sector in Feed the Future countries and in countries with … [Read more...]

Zis Foundation’s Travel Grants: Inviting Young People across the World!

Deadline: 15 February 2018 The Zis Foundation is seeking applications from young people of all nations between 16 and 20 for its Travel Grants, a self-organised study trip to Germany, Austria or Switzerland. Funding Information A grant of 600 Euro for a very unique study trip to a foreign country. Applicants will travel alone and applicants get the chance to research a topic of their own choice. Applicant’s project is split into three parts. Eligibility Criteria … [Read more...]

Apply for IWMF’s Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship Worldwide!

Deadline: 6 March 2018 The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is seeking fellows for its “The Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship” which gives academic and professional opportunities to women journalists who focus on covering human rights and social justice. During this fellowship, the selected journalist will have the chance to complete research and coursework at MIT’s Center for International Studies and participate in internships with media outlets including The Boston Globe and The New … [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...]