Apply now for the Youth for Gender Equality Forum 2016: Call for Applications under Step it up for Gender Equality Initiative!

Deadline: 17 January 2016 Registrations are open for the Youth for Gender Equality Forum under Step it up for Gender Equality initiative that is an interactive and inspiring initiative to promote dialogue, exchange, learning and networking for people engaged in promoting gender equality in their daily lives. The forum will be held from 2 to 4 March 2016 at European Parliament in Brussels. The initiative has been organized by the Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and … [Read more...]

World Habitat Awards 2016/17: Rewarding Innovative Solutions to Current Housing Needs & Problems of the World

Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Building and Social Housing Foundation is currently inviting individuals/organisation from all over the world to apply for its World Habitat Awards 2016. The World Habitat Awards is presented at the World Urban Forum and UN-Habitat Governing Council events in April of each year, increasing opportunities for international exposure, networking and dissemination of the award winning approaches. Two awards are given annually to projects that provide practical and … [Read more...]

Cuban Heritage Collection: Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program 2016-2017

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Cuban Heritage Collection is seeking applications for the Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program that will provide assistance to doctoral students who wish to use the research resources available in the University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection (CHC) in support of dissertation research. The goal of the Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowships is to engage emerging scholars with the materials available in the CHC and thus contribute to the larger body of … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Performing Arts & Literature Grant Award from $2,500 to $10,000

Deadline: 14 January  2016 CEC ArtsLink is seeking applications from artists in order to support exchange between artists and arts organizations in the United States and the eligible countries. ArtsLink Awards is provided by generous individuals, the Milton & Sally Avery Arts Foundation, the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation, the Kettering Fund, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Ohio Arts Council and the Trust for Mutual Understanding, with additional support from the Polish … [Read more...]

Submit Entries for Human Rights Essay Award 2016: Get a Full Scholarship to Attend the Program of Advanced Studies in Human Rights & Humanitarian Law in Washington

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is currently inviting essay submissions for its Human Rights Essay Award 2016. The Human Rights Essay Award is an annual competition sponsored by the Academy and seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law. Participants have the flexibility to choose any subject related to the assigned topic. The essay has to be a legal article. Awardees will receive a full scholarship to attend … [Read more...]

Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-AACR Grant: Promoting Innovative Cancer Research

Deadline:  12 January 2016 Applicants are invited to submit their applications for Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-AACR Grant program, it’s a joint effort to promote and support innovative cancer research. This grant is available to full time, independent junior and senior investigators to develop and study new ideas and innovative approaches. The mission of the American Association for Cancer Research is to prevent and cure cancer through research, education, communication, and … [Read more...]

Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme: Supporting Emerging Entrepreneurs across Africa!

Applications Open: 1 January 2016 Deadline: 1 March 2016 The Tony Elumelu Foundation has announced second annual round of Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) to support emerging entrepreneurs across Africa. The Tony Elumelu Foundation believes that the private sector holds the key to unlocking Africa’s economic potential.  To that end, its mission is to catalyse economic and social development in Africa through entrepreneurship. Objectives Identify 10,000 African startups … [Read more...]

Native Arts Capacity Building Initiative: Six Grant Awards of up to $30,000 Each

Deadline: 15 January 2016 The First Nations Development Institute is seeking proposals for Native Arts Capacity Building Initiative (NACBI). The grants are awarded to strengthen the organizational, managerial, and programmatic capacity of Native-controlled nonprofit organizations and tribal government programs that have existing program initiatives in place to serve the field of Native American arts and artists in tribal communities in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and … [Read more...]

DPRI Call for Proposals: Academic Research on Natural Hazards and Multidisciplinary Studies for Disaster Mitigation

Deadline: 15 January 2016 Kyoto University's Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI) is seeking proposals for collaborative research projects that are in line with its mission to carry out "academic research on natural hazards. and multidisciplinary studies for disaster mitigation". DPRI promote practical research for disaster reduction to meet the urgent needs of society, by integrating various research fields related to disaster reduction. Research Areas great earthquake … [Read more...]

Applications Open: L’ORÉAL 2016 “For Women in Science” Program!

Deadline: 15 February 2016 L’Oréal USA has announced the start of the 2016 application period for the For Women in Science Fellowship Program that recognizes and rewards the contributions women make in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and identifies exceptional women researchers committed to serving as role models for younger generations. The For Women in Science program brings women's contributions to light with the underlying belief that the world needs science and … [Read more...]