Deadline: 1 April 2019 Samuel H. Kress Foundation is seeking applications for its Digital Resources Grant Program that support efforts to integrate new technologies into the practice of art history and the creation of important online resources in art history, including both textual and visual resources. The Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning. Support will also be offered for the … [Read more...] about Samuel H. Kress Foundation: Digital Resources Grant Program
Deadline: 31 March 2019 Entries are now open for the 11th National Biennial Competition for Green Grassroots Unaided Technological Innovations, Ideas & Outstanding Traditional Knowledge. National Innovation Foundation (NIF) solicits entries of unaided technological innovations and traditional knowledge developed at grassroots by an individual or group comprising farmers, artisans, fishermen and women, slum dwellers, workshop mechanics, students, local communities etc. The innovations can … [Read more...] about Entries Open for 11th National Biennial Competition!
Deadline: 8 September 2018 The Commission for Science & Technology (COSTECH) and The Human Development Innovation Fund (HDIF) are seeking applications for the 2018 call on “Opportunities for Fostering Innovation”. The aim of the Call is to strengthen the innovation ecosystem in Tanzania through facilitating the building up of capacity to innovate amongst researchers, private entrepreneurs, innovators and others. The purpose of this Innovation Fund is to provide financial support to … [Read more...] about COSTECH/HDIF: 2018 Call on Opportunities for Fostering Innovation
Deadline: 2 January 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Accessible Technology Program which will co-fund innovative projects led by the private sector, not-for-profit organizations and research institutes to develop new assistive and adaptive digital devices and technologies in order to make it easier for Canadians with disabilities to more fully participate in the digital economy. Funding Information The maximum contribution funding to any one recipient cannot exceed $4 million … [Read more...] about Accessible Technology Program: Inviting Applicants from Canada
Deadline: 14 September 2018 Do you have an innovative idea or technology-driven solution? If yes, then apply for the Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge. Applications are open for Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge with an aim to leverage digital technology, innovation and expertise outside the traditional financial service providers, to improve efficiencies and capture new opportunities that add value to customers. This innovation Challenge is an initiative sponsored by the Stanbic IBTC … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge
Deadline: 12 September 2018 The Australian Academy of Science is inviting Australian early- and mid-career researchers to apply for the Australia–India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF) Early- and Mid-Career Researcher (EMCR) Fellowships 2019. The EMCR Fellowships provide support (up to A$16,500) for Australian researchers to travel to India and work with leading researchers at major Indian science and technology organisations for a period of between 1 and 3 months. They are intended to … [Read more...] about Apply for Early- and Mid-Career Researcher (EMCR) Fellowships 2019!
Deadline: 30 August 2018 The Higher Education Commission, in pursuance of its mission, has initiated this new PSDP project titled "Establishment of Technology Development Fund for Scholars, Researchers and industrialists to introduce new technologies in Pakistan". The HEC aims "to facilitate institutions of higher learning to serve as engines for socio-economic development of Pakistan" as stated in the mission. Along these lines, Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan took an initiative … [Read more...] about Higher Education Commission: Seeking Proposals for Technology Development Fund
Deadline: 5 September 2018 Nominations are open for Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship to support exceptional individuals to undertake post-graduate study at one of Australia's leading universities. Whether their focus is Asia, new technology or social change they are offering postgraduate study for talented individuals at Australia's leading universities. Scholars will be exceptional people, chosen for their potential to make a difference to Australia's future in one of three focus … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship!
Deadline: 15 August 2018 The Regional Environmental Office of the Pacific (REO) based at the U.S. Embassy in Suva, Fiji, has announced an open competition for its "Regional Environment, Science, Technology, and Health (ESTH) Grants for Pacific Island State" to support local or regional small-scale environmental projects in eligible countries in the Pacific Islands region. Projects should seek to meet local or regional needs, involve local expertise and know-how in the design and implementation … [Read more...] about U.S. Mission to Fiji: Regional Environment, Science, Technology, and Health (ESTH) Grants for Pacific Island
Deadline: 2 August 2018 Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) and Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) are seeking applications for "Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities: Stepping-up Technology Implementation" to improve early childhood, educational, and employment outcomes and raise expectations for all people with disabilities, their families, their communities, and the Nation. Purpose The purposes of the program are … [Read more...] about U.S. Department of Education: Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities
The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, the Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP has announced £144m of UK Government funding to support major education campus in Northern Ireland. This will offer collaborative education opportunities and experiences to students across the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) area of the curriculum. The Strule Project will be the largest shared educational campus in Northern Ireland, bringing together over 4,000 pupils, from all backgrounds, … [Read more...] about UK Government grants £144m to support Education Campus in Northern Ireland
On 19 June, Digital4Her conference will take place in Brussels, focusing on building concrete measures to ensure gender equality in the digital sector. The conference will be hosted by Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society Mariya Gabriel. The event will gather together a broad range of stakeholders, including entrepreneurs, academics and representatives of the digital industry and the public sector. The aim of this conference is threefold: to promote digital skills and science, … [Read more...] about Digital4Her Conference focussing on Gender Equality in Digital Sector
The TE Connectivity Foundation has announced its 2018 grants to three nonprofit organizations that advance the TE Foundation's mission of connecting and strengthening global communities through access to technology and engineering for all, with a focus on women and underserved populations. The organizations receiving one-year grants are: FIRST Global, Girl Up and SMASH. The TE Foundation grant will help extend the competition to additional nations where girls are not typically given the … [Read more...] about TE Connectivity Foundation announces 2018 Grants to three NGOs
Microsoft at Microsoft Build 2018, Microsoft Corp.’s annual developer conference has announced a new $25 million initiative to use Artificial Intelligence(AI) to amplify human capabilities for more than 1 billion people around the world with disabilities. The program comprises grants, technology investments and expertise, and will also incorporate AI for Accessibility innovations into Microsoft Cloud services. It builds on the success of the similar AI for Earth initiative. CEO, … [Read more...] about Microsoft announces $25 million initiative to use AI for Disabilities
Deadline: 25 June 2018 U.S Department of Agriculture is seeking applications for USDA-FNS-FY18-Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Process and Technology Improvement Grants to develop and implement projects that focus on improving the quality and efficiency of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) operations and processes. Priority areas This grant competition specifically encourages applicants to respond to the following priority areas: Improve Customer … [Read more...] about USDA: Seeking Applications for USDA-FNS-FY18-Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Process and Technology Improvement Grants
Deadline: 31 August 2018 Applications are now open for the Early Career Women Scientists (ECWS) fellowship Programme which is a prestigious award offered to women who have completed their PhDs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects and are employed at an academic or scientific research institute in one of the listed Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs). ECWS fellows will be supported to continue their research at an international level while based … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Early Career Women Scientists (ECWS) Fellowship Programme!
Deadline: 15 June 2018 The Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues (S/GWI) has announced "Supporting Her Empowerment – Girls' Resilience, Enterprise, and Technology (SHE's GREAT) Initiative" to advance U.S. national security and prosperity by promoting young women and girls’ (ages 0-24) opportunities and leadership. The aim of this initiative is to ensure that young women and girls are economically and socially empowered, free from violence and discrimination, and have access to … [Read more...] about U.S. Department of State: Supporting Her Empowerment – Girls’ Resilience, Enterprise, and Technology (SHE’s GREAT) Initiative
Deadline: 12 June 2018 Applications are now open for the "Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Center on Knowledge Translation for Technology Transfer" to promote the use of high-quality disability and rehabilitation research that is relevant to the needs of intended audiences by serving as the main knowledge translation (KT) resource for other NIDILRR grantees, including NIDILRR grantees that serve as KT centers (NIDILRR KT Centers). Knowledge translation (KT) … [Read more...] about Apply for Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Center on Knowledge Translation for Technology Transfer
Deadline: 1 June 2018 The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Professional Fellows Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA or “the Bureau”) is inviting proposal submissions for the FY 2018 TechWomen program to empower, connect, and support the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The exchange program uses a mentorship model to support emerging STEM leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa, South and Central Asia, and the … [Read more...] about U.S Department of State: Applications Open for 2018 TechWomen Program
Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Chennai (PAS Chennai) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Women Shaping the Narrative in Media and Entertainment”. Under this project, a grantee will conduct series of workshops and training programs on “Women First, Prosperity for All: Opportunities for Women in the Media and Entertainment Industry in South India.” The proposed project will bring together subject matter experts and industry leaders … [Read more...] about U.S. Mission to India: Women Shaping the Narrative in Media and Entertainment Project