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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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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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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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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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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