Applications Open for Sky Ranch Foundation Grant Program!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Sky Ranch Foundation is inviting applications for its grant program to provide comprehensive support services to youth that may include education, job training, enrichment activities, counseling and case management. Funding Interests Preference will be given to organizations that: Serve troubled youth between the ages of 11-18. Focus on preventing youth involvement in the criminal justice system, or provide long-term rehabilitation in a […]

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Applications Open for Indo-Dutch Joint Research Programme for ICT!

Deadline: 6 March 2018 The Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO), including the NWO Taskforce for Applied Research (SIA), are inviting researchers in India and The Netherlands together with public and private partners to participate in the Indo-Dutch Joint Research Programme for ICT. Purposes The aim of the Indo-Dutch Joint Research Programme is to accelerate innovation […]

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Apply for UNAIDS’s Start Free Challenge: Reducing New HIV Infections in Children! (100 000 USD)

Deadline: 15 February 2018 The Positive Action Challenges in collaboration with United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) is seeking applications for The Start Free Challenge. This challenge is seeking replicable innovations at a local level which can speed up the progress being made to reach the super-fast-track target to reduce new HIV infections in children to less than 40,000 by 2018 and 20,000 by 2020. New […]

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United Nations Democracy Fund – Call for New Project Proposals 2017 ($100-300k Grant)

Deadline: December 20, 2017 The United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) invites applications for the Twelfth Round of UNDEF grants. UNDEF supports projects that strengthen the voice of civil society, promote human rights, and encourage the participation of all groups in democratic processes. The large majority of UNDEF funds go to local civil society organizations — both in the transition and consolidation phases […]

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Cambridge University MBA Scholarship (Fully funded!)

Deadline for the submission: 15th May 2018. The Cambridge MBA is one of the world’s leading business programmes, taught at one of the world’s most prestigious universities. Scholarship recipients become members of Pembroke College, the third oldest and one of the most highly regarded colleges. The Boustany MBA Cambridge Scholarship is granted once every two years for a one year […]

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Climate Food and Farming Research Program For Developing Countries 2018

Application Deadline: 31st December 2017 Scholars from developing countries are been invited to apply for the Climate Food and Farming Research Program For Developing Countries 2018, all applications are to be submitted before the stated deadline. CLIFF-GRADS is a joint initiative of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change (CCAFS) low emissions agriculture flagship and the Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases (GRA). CLIFF-GRADS […]

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JAUW International Fellowship Program 2018 (Grant for Research in Japan)

Deadline: March 31, 2018 The Japanese Association of University Women (JAUW) is now calling for Applications for its 2018 International Fellowships. This program is to offer core funding to financially help you come and stay in Japan when you have found that it is preferable or very important for you to stay in Japan to further pursue your ongoing study/research. The […]

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Submit Proposals for Patagonia’s Korea Grants Program

Deadline: 31 January 2018 Patagonia is seeking applications for its Korea Grants Program to support diverse grassroots environmental groups and activists who are keen to defend nature and work tirelessly to solve problems. Patagonia is funding organizations that create a solid foundation of public support. They work to preserve local cultures and customs, work to protect forests, rivers or wildlife, and help organizations seeking the […]

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ExtremeTerrain’s Clean Trail Grant. Program GET $250 FOR A TRAIL IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

ExtremeTerrain strongly advocates for the responsible recreational use of off-road trails and is happy to launch the Clean Trail Grant Program. This program will provide eligible groups the opportunity to apply for a grant to fund their next trail improvement related project which could range from trail clean-up, trail restoration, trail expansion, to name a few. Various Wrangler and 4×4 groups […]

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Global Inovation Fund – Water Data Challenge

Deadline: On a rolling basis Applications are open for the Water Innovation Engine. The Global Innovation Fund is seeking breakthroughs that cost-effectively improve smallholder farmers’ productivity, income, or resilience; or that help to optimize water use at the system, watershed, or basin level so as to enhance resilience or promote inclusive growth. The breakthroughs could involve new ways to generate, […]

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Commonwealth Foundation’s Grants Programme: Strengthening the Ability of Civic Voices

Deadline: 3 January 2018 The Commonwealth Foundation is seeking applications for its Grants program to support civic voices to share their stories, learn and act together and influence the institutions that shape people’s lives. The Foundation works to promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development with effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels of participatory governance which implies creative and constructive engagement between civil […]

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Japan Fund for Global Environment: Providing Grants to NGOs/NPOs engaged in Environmental Activities in Developing Countries

  Deadline: 11 December 2017 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 Global Environment (JFGE), a division of the Environmental Restoration and Conservation Agency of Japan (ERCA) was established in 1993 by an initial endowment from the Japanese government together with contributions from the […]

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ODI – Fellowship Scheme 2018-2020

Deadline: December 1st, 2017 by 23:59 (GMT) Reference Fellowship Location Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, the Pacific and the Western Balkans.Type of contract Fixed term (two years) The ODI Fellowship Scheme is now open for applications. The Scheme places young and highly motivated economists and statisticians in public sector posts in developing country governments on two-year contracts. The two streams we are recruiting […]

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APPLY: TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting 2018

DEADLINE: January 31 2018 The TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting recognizes journalism that uncovers business bribery with the goal of increasing commercial transparency. WORTH Each winning entry will receive a cash prize of $10,000 USD and the reporter will be invited to an award ceremony hosted by TRACE. The judges may also name up to two honourable mentions, who will each […]

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AIMS Grants Program for US Citizens 2018-19

US citizens are invited to hurry and apply for the AIMS Grants Program for US Citizens 2018-19, eligible persons are invited to apply for this program The AIMS Grants Program offers grants to U.S. scholars interested in conducting research on North Africa in any Maghrib country, specifically Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, or Tunisia. AIMS sponsors three Overseas Research Centers in the region in […]

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2018-2019 James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program

  Deadline: January 15, 2018 Applications are now been submitted for the 2018-2019 James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program,eligible persons are encouraged to apply. The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a unique global network of policy research centers in Russia, China, Europe, the Middle East, India, and the United States. Their mission, dating back more than a century, is to […]

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Community Media – Technology Innovation Award 2017-2018

Deadline: November 8, 2017 Development Alternatives with support from Ford Foundation announces the Community Media – Technology Innovation Award 2017- 2018. The Award encourages technology innovators to incubate their technology and strengthen the community media efficiency, outreach and effectiveness. Development Alternatives (DA), the world’s first social enterprise dedicated to sustainable development, is a research and action organisation striving to deliver […]

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Facebook Social Entrepreneurship Award 2017 for One Young World Ambassadors

Deadline: November 17, 2017 Facebook is pleased to announce the opening of applications for the Facebook Social Entrepreneurship Award. In line with the company’s mission, the award will present a prize to 4 teams or individual social entrepreneurs with advertising credits and Facebook mentors who will share marketing expertise. Facebook is the world’s largest social network and connects over 2 […]

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Fully Funded Facebook Fellowship Program 2017

Deadline: 1st November 2017 Fully Funded Facebook Fellowship Program 2017 The Facebook Fellowship Program and Emerging Scholar Award are open to full-time PhD students (domestic and international) enrolled during the current academic year and studying computer science, computer engineering or a related area. Winners of the fellowship are entitled to receive two years of tuition and fees paid, an annual […]

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Trudeau Foundation Research Fellowship in Canada

Deadline: 4th December 2017 Applications are open for Trudeau Foundation Research Fellowship to undertake research in Canada. The Trudeau fellowship is one of the most prestigious awards in Canada. Aside from its exceptional value of $225 000, the fellowship offers its recipient extensive liberty in the way the funds are allocated towards research. Trudeau fellowships are typically granted to academics at mid-career. Candidates to […]

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Lemelson-MIT Prize ($500,000) for Inventors 2018

Deadline: 30th November 2017 Lemelson-MIT Prize ($500,000) for Inventors 2018 Applications are open for the Nominate mid-career inventors for the Lemelson-MIT Prize 2018. The Lemelson-MIT Prize recognizes individuals who translate their ideas into inventions that improve the world. The prize is awarded to outstanding mid-career inventors, who have developed a patented product or process of significant value to society, which […]

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World of 7 Billion – Student Video Contest 2017-2018

Deadline: 22 February 2018 World of 7 Billion – Student Video Contest 2017-2018   Population Connection is hosting the World of 7 Billion student video contest for 2017–2018 and invites students around the world to participate. The World of 7 Billion contest is a project of the Population Education program, provider of K-12 classroom resources and professional development opportunities. The contest is run […]

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Fully Funded Peace & Tolerance Scholarship Award($10,000 )

Deadline: 31st December 2017 Fully Funded Peace & Tolerance Scholarship Award ($10,000 ) Peace & Tolerance Scholarship is now open. The Award of $10,000 will be given to the holder of an innovative project.  The donor is Mohamed Dekkak a Moroccan businessman, investor, art collector, cultural, peace promoter, and philanthropist. A Moroccan expat, he is best known as the Chairman […]

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International Leader of Tomorrow Award 2018 at The University of British Columbia (Funded)

Deadline: 15th November 2017 International Leader of Tomorrow Award 2018 at The University of British Columbia (Funded) International Leader of Tomorrow Award winners receive awards proportional to financial need. Financial need is determined by tuition, fees, and living costs, minus the financial contribution you and your family can make annually. A standard needs-assessment is based on the financial information provided […]

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National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

Deadline: 17th November 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest The 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year contest is now accepting submissions. National Geography is looking for spectacular pictures that tell the story of animals, lands, and environments around the world. From December 1-11, 2017, Their fans will vote for their favorite photos. Images with the most votes […]

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Sterling Recyclart Competition for Artists 2017 (Up to N4,000,000 for grabs)

Deadline: Ongoing Create original State of the art artefacts, made from waste materials and win rewards in the Sterling Recyclart Competition 2017. The competition serves as a means to preserve culture by empowering young artists and emerging talent nationally. To participate, create an original piece of art made from recycled and repurposed materials to be exhibited at a public space. The […]

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HIPA Photography Competition In Dubai 2018.

Entries are now been accepted for the The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) 2018., eligible persons are welcome to apply. The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) is an independent award established in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, in order to encourage and spread the culture of photography across the […]

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Initiatives of Change/Moral Re-Armament Nigeria Education Grant 2017-2018

Deadline: September 30, 2017 Apply now for the Initiatives of Change/Moral Re-Armament Nigeria Education Grant 2017-2018. The MEG programme is an initiative of MRA/IofC Nigeria to educate and develop next-generation leaders who will be forged to create solutions to the challenges facing Nigeria. The initiative empowers Nigerian youths from economically and financially disadvantaged homes to have access to quality education […]

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Nordic Culture Point Mobility Funding 2017

Deadline: October 23, 2017 Applications are now open for the Mobility Funding. Mobility Funding provides artists and cultural operators with the opportunity to travel and make new contacts in the Nordic region, exchange resources, and skills, present artistic and cultural productions, promote interest in Nordic and Baltic arts and share sources of inspiration from the arts and culture. This includes collaborative ventures […]

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Global Youth Leadership Scholarship in Canada

Deadline: 30th April 2018 Global Youth Leadership Scholarship in Canada The Global Youth Leaders Certificate is a three-week education program offered at Coady Institute. This program enables young development practitioners from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities. Participants engage in learning that is grounded in real-world […]

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SWFF Global Water-Agriculture Photo Contest 2017 (Over $1,000 in prizes)

  Deadline: September 27, 2017 Submit entries for the SWFF Global Water-Agriculture Contest 2017. The Securing Water for Food: A Grand Challenge for Development has launched a global water-agriculture photo contest to call attention to the significant issue of water scarcity, while recognizing and celebrating steps being taken around the world to improve water and food security. The Securing Water […]

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Carnegie Council International Student/Teacher Essay Contest 2017

  Deadline: December 31, 2017 Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is please to announce its ninth annual International Essay Contest, open to teachers and students anywhere in the world. From climate change, to refugees, to terrorism, many of the greatest problems facing us in the 21st century transcend national borders. All involve ethical issues, such as fairness, rights, […]

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Borealis Student Innovation Award 2018 (Win a trip to Stenungsund, Sweden)

  Deadline: March 31, 2018 Applications are open for the Borealis Student Innovation Award 2018. The Award is an international competition for students from all over the world. This year’s competition marks the tenth anniversary of the award. Following Borealis’ trailblazing mission of value creation through innovation, the award aims to recognise your innovative thinking and pioneering solutions. The award […]

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What’sFlame Young Entrepreneur’s Internet Marketing Scholarship 2017

Deadline: November 25, 2017 What’sFlame is inviting applications for their 2017 Young Entrepreneur Scholarship. Through this scholarship, What’sFlame wants to encourage the next generation of innovators to begin developing their next big idea. The scholarship would reward students for thinking big and pursuing their side projects. There is very little support for entrepreneurship in schools (especially underfunded public schools) and they want […]

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Apply for IXL Innovation Olympics Fall 2017 ($6,000 to be won)

  Deadline: October 15, 2017 Apply to get your university team into the Innovation Olympics! The Innovation Olympics is a unique and practical program that challenges business school students to integrate their business knowledge to solve a real innovation and growth issue for a senior executive from a company. It is an eight-week action learning program that IXL Center and the […]

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Getty Foundation Scholar Grants 2018 (Stipend of up to $65,000/year)

  Deadline: October 2, 2017 Applications are invited for the Getty Foundation Scholar Grants 2018. Getty Scholar Grants are for established scholars, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields. Recipients are in residence at the Getty Research Institute or Getty Villa, where they pursue their own projects free from academic obligations, make use of Getty collections, join their […]

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Open Knowledge Foundation Prototype Fund 2017 (Up to €1.2 Million for Open Source Projects)

Deadline: September 30, 2017 Applications are open for the third round of the Open Knowledge Foundation Prototype Fund. The Prototype Fund supports ideas in civic tech, data literacy, data security, and software infrastructure. With a grant of up to €30,000, software developers, hackers, and creatives can write code and develop open source prototypes over a period of six months. In addition […]

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Australia Awards Africa Professional Development Short Courses 2018

Deadline: January 15, 2018 Applications are open for the Australia Awards Fellowships for Africans. Australia Awards Short Courses offers opportunities for short-term post-graduate training delivered by an approved Australian higher education provider in Australia and/or in Africa for up to three months.  The Short Courses enable individuals from African public, private and non-government organisations to undertake short-term, targeted professional training courses, in […]

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Australia Awards Africa Post-Doctoral Fellowships 2018 (Fully-funded)

Deadline: November 30, 2017 Applications are now open for the 2018 Australia Awards Africa Post-Doctoral Fellowships. This Phase 2 of the Post-Doctoral Fellowships is piloted in partnership with theAustralia Africa Universities Network (AAUN) and is open to eligible applicants affiliated to Ghanaian, Kenyan or South African Universities that are members of the AAUN. During the pilot phase, the Post-Doctoral Fellowship provides financial […]

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Slush Global Impact Accelerator 2017 for Startups

Deadline: Varies by Country Applications are open for the Slush Global Impact Accelerator 2017. The program is created in collaboration with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and other multiple partners globally. The purpose is to support impact startups and showcase the exciting business opportunities in emerging markets, which are also vital for implementing the Agenda 2030 and solving […]

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Earth Science Week Photography Contest 2017

  Deadline: October 13, 2017 American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is inviting submissions for its Earth Science Week 2017 Photography Contest. The photography theme for this year is: “Earth and Human Activity Here.” Since October 1998, the American Geosciences Institute has organized this national and international event to help the public gain a better understanding and appreciation for the Earth Sciences […]

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BSHF World Habitat Awards 2018 (Prize of £10,000 for Winners)

Deadline: March 1, 2018 Submissions are welcomed for the 2018 BSHF World Habitat Awards. The Building and Social Housing Foundation in conjunction with UN-Habitat invites projects that provide practical, innovative solutions to current housing needs, with a particular focus on decent, affordable housing. Housing projects and approaches are sought that demonstrate practical, innovative and sustainable solutions to current housing issues faced […]

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ILO Global Media Competition on Labour Migration 2017

Deadline: October 27, 2017 The International Labour Organization (ILO) is pleased to launch a global media competition to recognize exemplary media coverage on labour migration. The objective is to encourage quality reporting on labour migration. Such reporting is all the more significant as media often promotes a toxic public narrative based on nationality, national origin, gender and migratory status misperceptions, reinforcing […]

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Enter the CGAP Photo Contest 2017 (Win a $2,000 Photography Gift Certificate)

Deadline: September 29, 2017 Submit entries for the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) Photo Contest 2017. The CGAP Photo Contest is looking for original, striking images that capture the importance of financial inclusion efforts around the world. Digital innovations and the growing use of smartphones are making it easier for poor and rural customers to manage their daily […]

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Promocode Essay Writing Competition for Young Critical Minds 2017

  Deadline: October 10, 2017 Promocode.com.ph is launching an essay writing contest for young students who have the ability to compose and write a nice and interesting piece. The essay writing competition aims to help the youth to unleash their critical thinking abilities. This contest also aims to inspire the society to learn from young minds. Promocode.com.ph’s goal is to help the […]

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University of Michigan African Presidential Scholars Program 2018 (Fully-funded)

  Deadline: October 15, 2017 Application is ongoing for the University of Michigan African Presidential Scholars (UMAPS) Program 2018. The UMAPS Program brings early career faculty from African universities to Ann Arbor, Michigan for residencies that begin in late August, generally lasting up to six months. Scholars are paired with a faculty mentor during their stay and have full access […]

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Apply to Frontier Innovators Program 2017 (Up to $100k AUD + Fully-funded Trips)

Deadline: September 30, 2017 Applications are now open for Frontier Innovators. An initiative of the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s innovationXchange, and delivered by SecondMuse, Frontier Innovators is a search for innovative businesses in the Asia-Pacific that are delivering impact through their work that supports the Sustainable Development Goals. To find great examples of these businesses, they are running an open call for […]

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Apply for the Tata Social Enterprise Challenge 2017-18

  Deadline: September 30, 2017 The sixth edition of the Tata Social Enterprise Challenge is now open for applications. This is a joint initiative of the Tata Group with the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM-C) started in 2012. The Challenge endeavours to find India’s most promising early stage social enterprises, and create an ecosystem for social entrepreneurship – encouraging […]

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New Media Writing Prize 2017 (Up to £1000 prize)

Deadline: December 15, 2017 Applications for the 2017 New Media Writing Prize are now open. This 8th edition of The New Media Writing Prize showcases exciting and inventive stories that integrate a variety of formats, platforms, and digital media. The prize encourages and promotes the best in new media writing and is leading the way towards the future of the ‘written’ word […]

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MITEF Pan Arab Innovate for Refugees Competition 2017

Deadline: November 27, 2017 Are you an innovator with a technology driven solution addressing a refugee problem? Enter the Innovate for Refugees Competition 2017. The MITEF Pan Arab Innovate for Refugees Competition (IFR Competition) is designed to attract the best tech-driven solutions addressing the refugee crisis. Launched on World Refugee Day in 2016, the Innovate for Refugees program is an […]

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Techtyche Digital Media Scholarship 2017 (Scholarship Worth $1,000)

  Deadline: December 31, 2017 Apply now for the Techtyche Digital Media Scholarship 2017. The scholarship is meant for all high school, trade school, college or university students who have interest in “Digital Media”. Techtyche aims to connect you with the best technology and make your life easier. They do this by reviewing various technology products and helping users/industries pick out the […]

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Submit your ideas: OpenIDEO Amplify Reproductive Health Challenge 2017

Deadline: September 17, 2017 OpenIDEO is now accepting entries for the 2017 Amplify Reproductive Health Challenge. Amplify is a series of innovation challenges bringing increased collaboration and a human-centered design approach to early stage solutions addressing some of the world’s toughest problems. Amplify is a joint initiative of OpenIDEO, IDEO.org and the UK Department for International Development (DFID). It is […]

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Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Competition 2017 (€6,000 Prize)

  Deadline: November 10, 2017 Entries are now accepted for the Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Competition. This is the twenty-first consecutive year in which Doctors of the World–Médicos del Mundo (MdM-Spain) has conducted the Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography competition. The contest is a reference within the world of photography, which seeks to extol humanitarian values and solidarity. Since 1997, Médicos del […]

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San Diego Latino Film Festival International Poster Competition 2017

Deadline: November 3, 2017 The San Diego Latino Film Festival (SDLFF) turns 25! They invite design professionals, artists and students from all over the world to produce a commemorative poster design that will represent the history and legacy of the SDLFF. SDLFF was born out of a desire to take a stand against the status-quo of cinema, to challenge the reigning and ever-present stereotypes […]

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Microsoft Dream.Build.Play Challenge 2017 (Over $200,000 USD in Prizes)

Deadline: December 31, 2017 Submit entries for the Microsoft Dream.Build.Play Challenge 2017. The Dream.Build.Play Challenge is pushing game makers to maximize their creativity and create experiences that engage gamers from across the world. This competition is open to all creators, working solo or in teams of up to seven. Create a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) game for one of the […]

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UNESCO Photography Contest for International Literacy Day 2017 (Over NPR 15,000 in prizes)

Deadline: September 30, 2017 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is inviting applications for its Photography contest on the theme “Literacy in a Digital World”. Digital technologies, including the Internet, mobile phones, and all the other tools to manage information digitally, are fundamentally changing the way we live, learn and socialize. For many, digital technologies provide better access to […]

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UN-Habitat Youth Photography Competition 2017 (Win A Trip to Bonn, Germany)

  Deadline: September 30, 2017 Here is your opportunity to add your voice to the foremost conference on climate change, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s 23rd Conference of Parties (COP-23) that will be hosted in the historical city of Bonn, Germany, from November 6-17, 2017. UN-Habitat is inviting and giving an opportunity to young photographers to visually participate in […]

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Apply for the Lexus Design Awards 2018

Deadline: October 8, 2017 Submit your design for a chance to win the Lexus Design Award 2018. The Lexus Design Award is an international platform to identify and recognize the next generation of global creators and designers. Imagination, Craftsmanship and Design has always been a fundamental part of Lexus brand. At Lexus, they believe in the power of creativity to […]

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Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI) West Africa Regional Programme 2017, Accra Ghana (Fully Funded) – Cohort 8/ 5 Online

Application Deadline: September 1st 2017 Cohort 8 17/08/2017 8:00 AM GMT 01/09/2017 11:59 PM GMT 30/10/2017 1/12/2017 Cohort 5 Online 08/08/2017 8:00 AM GMT 01/09/2017 11:59 PM GMT 01/09/2017 30/09/2017   Apply for the Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI) Regional Leadership Center (RLC) Emerging Leaders Program – A President Barak Obama and USAID youth initiative! United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and […]

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World Bank Group Youth Summit 2017 – Apply to Pitch Your Ideas in Washington DC!

Deadline: September 29, 2017 The World Bank Group is excited to announce the launch of the 2017 Youth Summit & Competition! This year’s Youth Summit will seek to provide youth with a forum to voice their concerns, share their ideas and learn from one another while discussing the challenges and opportunities created by this technological shift. The Youth Summit 2017 will take place on December 4-5 […]

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Apply for the Global Change Leaders Program 2018 at Coady Institute in Canada (Fully-funded)

    Deadline: September 7, 2017 Applications are now open for the 2018 Global Change Leaders (GCL) Program run by Coady Institute’s International Centre for Women’s Leadership in Nova Scotia, Canada. Established in 2011, the Global Change Leaders Program is a seven-week education program that enables women from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation […]

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Supporting data for development: Applications open for a new innovation fund

I’m pleased to announce that applications are now open for the second round of a new data innovation fund which was announced last month at the UN’s High Level Political Forum. The fund will invest up to $2.5 million in Collaborative Data Innovations for Sustainable Development — ideas to improve the production, management and use of data in poor countries. This year the fund’s […]

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Quadratec Cares ‘Energize The Environment’ Grant Program 2017

Deadline: October 30, 2017 Quadratec is pleased to invite applications for the 2017 Quadratec Cares ‘Energize the Environment’ Grant Program. Starting this year, they are taking their love for all things environmental and asking you – or your organization – to tell them why you feel you’d make a great fit for their grant program. Quadratec recognizes that their position as […]

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Apply for Indigenous Biocultural Exchange (IBEX) Fund 2017 to attend Global Events/Exchanges!

Deadline: August 27, 2017 The Institute of International Education is now accepting applications from around the world for the Indigenous Biocultural Exchange Fund (IBEX) program. The Indigenous Biocultural Exchange Fund provides financial assistance to an individual to attend global biocultural events/exchanges or meetings of international significance which impacts the applicant’s home territory or region. The focus of the fund examines […]

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Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize 2018 (USD $1 million for Winner)

Deadline: October 8, 2017 The Global Teacher Prize is an award presented annually to an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to their profession. The prize serves to underline the importance of educators and the fact that, throughout the world, their efforts deserve to be recognised and celebrated. It seeks to acknowledge the impacts of the very best teachers […]

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AWMS Postgraduate Student Research Award 2017

Deadline: August 31, 2017 The AWMS will offer an award for Masters and PhD students to undertake research in wildlife management (including pest management, biodiversity assessment, conservation planning, and threatened species recovery). The award will be granted to a student who is registered at an Australasian University, and the funds provided can be used to support any aspect of applied […]

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Apply: World Summit Awards (WSA) for Young Innovators 2017

  Deadline: August 31, 2017 Calling all youth taking action on the SDGs. WSA Young Innovators is a special recognition for young social entrepreneurs under 30 years of age, using ICTs to take action on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). Together with the WSA winners of each year, they are honored as outstanding digital innovation with social impact. […]

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GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security 2017 (Cash Award of CHF 10,000)

Deadline: September 27, 2017 Through its Creativity and Innovation Initiative, the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme established in 2015 an annual prize to recognise deserving individuals or organisations that propose an innovative approach to addressing international security challenges. The prize is designed to reach across all relevant disciplines and fields. It seeks to reward the most […]

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WYA 6th Manhattan International Film Festival in New York City

Deadline: September 30, 2017 The Manhattan International Film Festival (MIFF) is an annual cultural initiative of the World Youth Alliance (WYA) seeking to recognize promising young directors committed to exploring the depth of the human condition. Previous films recognized by the festival have examined themes relating to family, community, suffering, empathy, the pursuit of happiness, truth, and the transcendent. The […]

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GSK IMPACT Awards 2018 is Open for Application

Deadline: September 22, 2017 Submit applications for a chance to receive the 2018 GSK IMPACT Awards. The GSK IMPACT Awards provide funding and training and development for charities doing excellent work to improve people’s health. They are funded by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and managed in partnership with The King’s Fund. The awards are open to registered charities that are at least […]

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Orange ASEAN Factory Program 2017 in Jakarta

Deadline: August 1, 2017 Join as one of the 30 Dutch and ASEAN young professionals, students and entrepreneurs in Jakarta for the Orange ASEAN Factory. Orange Factory is an intense 3 week workshop for talented young professionals, entrepreneurs and (master) students from the Netherlands and Southeast Asia designing innovative solutions for sustainability challenges in the region. Supported by consultants, academics and field […]

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Call for Proposals: Levi Lassen Foundation Grants Program 2017

Deadline: August 10, 2017 The Levi Lassen Foundation is calling for the submission of proposals for its 2017 Grants Program. The Levi Lassen Foundation focuses on Gender Equality in Israel. They believe in an Israel where the Jewish people achieve self-determination in their homeland and where everyone participates in a shared and just society, predicated on the best values of equality, tolerance […]

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William T. Grant Foundation Research Grants 2017

Deadline: August 2, 2017 Researchers are invited to submit applications for the William T. Grant Foundation Research Grants 2017. The William T. Grant Foundation invests in high-quality research focused on reducing inequality and improving the use of research evidence in decisions that affect young people in the United States. They seek research that builds stronger theory and empirical evidence. They intend […]

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Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme 2017

Deadline: September 6, 2017 The Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme (IDR) is a media funding project operated by the European Journalism Centre. The grant programme aims to advance innovative reporting approaches, thus enabling a better coverage of international development issues. According to the UN, more than 790 million people worldwide still lack regular access to adequate food and nutrition. Ending […]

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UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture 2017 (USD $60,000 for Winners)

Deadline: September 27, 2017 The Global Health Journalism Grant Programme is a quality journalism funding project operated by the European Journalism Centre. The grant programme aims to advance innovative reporting on global health topics in developing countries. Your story pitch is the most important part of the application. Projects submitted are required to deal with global health and provide a link to […]

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Global Health Journalism Grant for Germany 2017 (Up to €10,000 available)

Deadline: September 27, 2017 The Global Health Journalism Grant Programme is a quality journalism funding project operated by the European Journalism Centre. The grant programme aims to advance innovative reporting on global health topics in developing countries. Your story pitch is the most important part of the application. Projects submitted are required to deal with global health and provide a link to […]

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Induna Ventures Funding for Young Entrepreneurs 2017 (Funds Up to $100,000)

Deadline: August 18, 2017 Are you impacting Africa with a sustainable business? Are you looking to grow your business further? Do you have a talented team? Induna Ventures just found the right investors for you. Induna is an early-stage venture fund that understands Africa’s challenges and dares to make an impact. They look for founders who share the same spirit; […]

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Alan B. Slifka Foundation Grants for Non-profits 2017 (Cycle Two)

Deadline: September 30, 2017 The Alan B. Slifka Foundation is a private family foundation dedicated to the pursuit of inclusion, diversity, peace and healing. The Foundation seeks to build a world safe for difference, celebrate the diversity of Jewish experience and expression in the U.S. and Israel, and to combat disease through cutting-edge biomedical research. They believe in the development […]

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Africa Agri-food Development Programme (AADP) 2017

Deadline: August 17, 2017 The Africa Agri-Food Development Programme (AADP) is a joint initiative between the Ireland’s Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The programme, which is part of Ireland’s overseas development cooperation programme, will support agri-food business partnerships in all African countries in which the Government of Ireland has an […]

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Voice’s Global Influencing Grant for Organizations in Africa and Asia (Up €25,000 – €500,000 available)

Deadline: September 15, 2017 Voice is now accepting proposals for Our Turn to Talk: Global Influencing Grant for Projects in Africa and Asia. This Call for Proposals will help Voice meet its objectives and incorporate feedback received from a consultation with key stakeholders. Voice is a new innovative grant facility that supports the most marginalised and discriminated people in ten low- and lower-middle […]

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British Council new Art new Audiences (nAnA) Grants 2017

Deadline: August 13, 2017 Submit proposals for the British Council new Art new Audiences (nAnA) Grants 2017. new Art new Audiences (nAnA) is an annual open call for artists, arts organisations, and art collectives from cities within England, Ethiopia, Kenya, Northern Ireland, Rwanda, Scotland, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Wales. nAnA gives an opportunity for artists from these cities to […]

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