Nominations Open for Youth Week Awards 2016!

Deadline: 18 April 2016 Nominations are open for Youth Week Awards 2016, which recognise and celebrate the outstanding contributions that young people make to community and through their significant impact on others. Award Categories Change Maker – LGBTI: For young people who have created positive change in, or for, the LGBTI community. Change Maker – Cultural: For young people who have created positive change to foster cultural understanding in their community. Change Maker - … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Asia/New Zealand Co-commissioning Fund

Deadline: 2 May 2016 Creative New Zealand is currently inviting proposals for Asia/New Zealand Co-commissioning Fund programme, in order to support the commissioning of new work with New Zealand and Asian partners for national and international presentation. Priority is given to projects where the presenting partners are also investing in the development of the new work. Costs covered Grant amount of $750,000 will be awarded as : artists’ fees for New Zealand artists artists' fees … [Read more...]

Asia-Europe Foundation: Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity”

Deadline: 14 March 2016 The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is inviting applicants for ASEF Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity” to provide an opportunity for 20 journalists to come together to share their professional media experiences and perspectives from national and regional levels, in a direct exchange with their regional counterparts.  It is a two day event which will be held from 7-11 May 2016 in Guangzhou, China. This workshop will be a platform for the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: GBIF Capacity Enhancement Support Program 2016

Deadline: 11 April 2016 The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is accepting proposals for its 2016 Capacity Enhancement Support Programme, which seeks to enhance the long-term capacity of GBIF Participants through collaborative projects. GBIF mission is to provide free and open access to biodiversity data. The programme aims to address specific capacity needs identified by Participants by facilitating capacity transfer and collaboration at the regional and global levels. … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: ACU Early Career Academic Grants 2016

Deadline: 15 April 2016 The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is currently inviting applicants from ACU member universities for its Early Career Academic Grants 2016. Applications will be strengthened by the applicant providing evidence of the submission/acceptance of a paper or poster, or other communication with the conference organisers. Eligible Countries Australasia: Australia, New Zealand Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, … [Read more...]

ANZIA Awards for Outstanding Organisations and Individuals for the Delivery of Innovative Resources to the Wide Community on the Internet

Deadline: 10 June 2016 The ANZIA (Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards), a collaboration between auDA and InternetNZ,  invites nominations from the Australia and New Zealand-based companies, organisations, charities and individuals for having contributed in providing accessible approaches on the innovative, informative and secure resources to a diverse and wide community on the Internet. Award Categories Security Award – supported by AusRegistry Diversity & Digital Skills … [Read more...]

New Zealand ASEAN Scholarship: Empowering Individuals to Contribute towards Development!

Deadline: 15 April 2016 Applicants are invited for New Zealand ASEAN Scholarships (NZAS) funded by the New Zealand Government’s international aid and development programme. They are managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. NZAS is to recognize New Zealand’s close cultural, economic, and geographic ties with Southeast Asia. It seeks to empower individuals with the knowledge, skills and qualifications to contribute to the economic, social, and political development of their region. … [Read more...]

Romanian Government Scholarships 2016-2017 for non EU Countries

Deadline: 15 March 2016 Romanian State to foreign citizens through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is currently inviting applications for the 85 scholarships program for under- and post-graduate studies in Romania. Scholarship Covers Free-of-charge tuition, Free-of-charge accommodation Financial support 65 EURO per month, for the under-graduate students. 75 EURO per month, for post-graduate students (master degrees and specialization). 85 EURO per month, for post graduate … [Read more...]

Pacific Development and Conservation Trust Call for Proposals: Community Projects in the Pacific Islands

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Pacific Development and Conservation Trust is currently inviting proposals from the eligible applicants based in New Zealand and pacific territories for its annual grant program, distributing up to $250,000 as grants, to groups and individuals in the Pacific for a range of development and conservation projects. The Trust is committed to supporting sustainable development, where communities are engaged and working in partnership, with iwi, hapū, aiga, the local … [Read more...]

MAC AIDS Fund’s International Grants of up to $75,000 USD for NGOs Providing Direct Services for Individuals living with HIV/AIDS

Applications are considered throughout the year The MAC AIDS Fund supports organizations that provide direct services for individuals living with HIV/AIDS and that address the link between poverty and AIDS.  The aim is to help fund those direct care services most needed in a particular community based on HIV/AIDS prevalence and the availability of other public or private funding sources. Examples of the kinds of services eligible under this program include, but are not limited to: food and … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for e-ASIA Joint Research Program: Promoting Innovation in the East Asian Region

Deadline: 29 September 2015 The e-ASIA Joint Research Program (JRP) and the Health Research Council of New Zealand are now seeking applications for funding through the e-ASIA JRP. The e-ASIA JRP initiates and supports multilateral joint-research programmes in the East Asian region, and aims to develop a vibrant and collaborative research community in science and technology; promote innovation in the East Asian region; and contribute to the region’s economic development. Eligible … [Read more...]

South South Cooperation Grants by Adaptation Fund

Deadline: 28 September 2015 The South South cooperation is a component of the Adaptation Fund Climate Finance Readiness Programme to increase South-South cooperation among accredited National Implementing Entities (NIEs) and those seeking accreditation. The Adaptation Fund finances projects and programmes that help vulnerable communities in developing countries adapt to climate change. Developing countries that are Parties to the Kyoto Protocol and do not yet have an accredited NIE may … [Read more...]

CRRP and CAPaBLE Programmes: Call for Proposals 2015

Deadline: 9 August 2015 The Asia Pacific Network (APN) for Global Change Research is inviting call for proposals for the two programmes: 1: The Collaborative Regional Research Program for Global Change Research (CRRP) 2: The Capacity Development Program (CAPaBLE) The mission of APN through CRRP and CAPaBLE Programmes is to enable investigations of changes in the Earth’s life support systems and their implications for sustainable development in the Asia-Pacific region through support for … [Read more...]

Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) Research Development Fund: Call for Applications

Deadline: 31 August 2015 The WUN Research Development Fund is inviting call for applications to faculty members of its partner institutions to encourage innovative, international collaborative research and mobility programs. Countries with WUN member universities- Canada,  New Zealand, Switzerland, Norway, united kingdom, South Africa, Hong Kong, Ghana, Netherlands, United States , Australia, China Size of grants The WUN Research Development Fund offers grants of up to £15,000. Focus … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Shunji Murai Award 2015

Deadline: 19 August 2015 The Japan Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (JSPRS), Asian Association on Remote Sensing (AARS) and the ACRS 2015 Local Organizing Committee (LOC) are currently inviting applications for the Shunji Murai Award 2015. A young scientist who has submitted the best paper in advance to the coming ACRS shall be awarded the Shunji Murai Award 2015. The prize shall be a certificate and travel funds. The winner will attend the coming Asian Conference on Remote Sensing … [Read more...]

Fulbright New Zealand Travel Awards for Artists or Professionals

Deadline: 1 August 2015 Fulbright New Zealand Travel Awards are for New Zealand academics, artists or professionals to present their work to American audiences. Four to eight awards valued at up to NZ$5,000 are granted each year, towards a 12 to 90 day visit to the US. The duration of the award is 12-90 days. Apart from monetary, educational and cultural exchange benefits are also covered by the award. The Award was named after J William Fulbright whose mission is to build peace through the … [Read more...]

Asia/New Zealand Co-Commissioning Fund: Submit Proposals for Collaborative Arts Projects

Deadline: 18 May 2015 Creative New Zealand is calling for proposals for collaborative arts projects between New Zealand and Asia-based organisations with grants offered by the Asia/New Zealand Co-Commissioning Fund. The fund is targeted to Focus on Asia initiative launched last year to build stronger artistic and cultural connections, and to increase presentation opportunities for new work in New Zealand and targeted countries in Asia. The Asia Artform Exchange Fund aims to build creative … [Read more...]

Commonwealth Scholarships in Low and Middle Income Countries

Deadline: 30 April 2015 The Association of commonwealth universities (ACU) is currently accepting applications for its Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP). The CSFP is a unique international programme under which member governments offer scholarships and fellowships to citizens of other Commonwealth countries. Since its establishment in 1959, it has provided opportunities for over 30,000 citizens of all Commonwealth countries to study in other member countries. Fellowship … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Non-military Conflict Resolution, Dialogue and Mediation in DAC Listed Countries

Deadline: 8 April 2015 Ministry of foreign areas of Denmark is currently accepting proposals from organizations in DAC listed countries for its grants of 12 million DKK that has been allocated for non-military conflict resolution, dialogue and mediation in the recently adopted Danish finance act for 2015. An initial installment amounting to 25 per cent of the grant may be requested upon receipt of the grant notification. Further instalments will be subject to progress in project … [Read more...]

Adobe Calls Students in Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Deadline: 17 April 2015 The Adobe calls students to participate in Adobe Design Achievement Awards (ADAA). Students could win recognition from the global creative community, Adobe software, cash prize, mentorship, etc. Following are the three categories in which individuals/groups may enter projects: Interactive Experience Media Segment, Motion and Video Media Segment, Traditional Media Segment. Prizes 3 Media Segment Grand Prizes of $1000 USD for each. One Category Winner … [Read more...]