Category Archives: Food, Agriculture and Nutrition

Submit Applications for Innovation Prize for Africa 2016: USD 150,000 Prize for Africa’s Development

Submit Applications for Innovation Prize for Africa 2016: USD 150,000 Prize for Africa’s Development

Deadline: Ongoing Are you an African ground breaker? Can you innovate for positive change? Do you want to be part of the growing innovation movement in Africa? Does your innovation boast the “Made in Africa” brand? If yes, then participate in the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2016 competition. The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) is… Continue Reading

The Malaysian International Scholarship for Best Brains Worldwide

The Malaysian International Scholarship for Best Brains Worldwide

Deadline: 15 August 2015 The Malaysian International Scholarship (MIS), an initiative by the Malaysian Government is inviting the best brains from around the world to pursue advanced academic studies in Malaysia. The aim of the scholarship is to support Malaysian Government’s effort to attract, motivate and retain talented human capital from abroad. The scholarship is… Continue Reading

Ben & Jerry’s Foundation: The Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program

Ben & Jerry’s Foundation: The Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program

Deadline: 15 October 2015 The Ben & Jerry’s Foundation is seeking proposals from organizations working to further social and environmental justice and support sustainable and just food systems through its “Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program”. The foundation provides grants with beliefs: People most affected by a problem are in the best position to determine… Continue Reading

Zimeo Excellence in Media Awards 2015 by African Media Initiative

Zimeo Excellence in Media Awards 2015 by African Media Initiative

Deadline: 31 August 2015 The African Media Initiative is calling professional journalists to its Zimeo Excellence in Media Awards 2015 competition. The award will be for the stories produced and published in any medium, including print, television, radio and digital platforms. Focus Areas Gender reporting Youth reporting Maritime economy reporting Business and finance reporting Technology… Continue Reading

LIFT Launches the Uplands Program: Call for Concept Notes

LIFT Launches the Uplands Program: Call for Concept Notes

Deadline: 10 August 2015 The Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund (LIFT) is seeking concept notes from organizations to implement its Uplands Program. LIFT is a multi-donor trust fund that improves the lives and prospects of rural poor people in Myanmar. It also provides technical expertise, targeted research and its position of oversight to improve… Continue Reading