Participate in Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2015

Deadline: 1 May 2015 The Royal Commonwealth Society calls writers to participate in the Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition 2015.The competition aims to promote literacy, creativity and expression among young people. The Commonwealth essay competition is based on important issues such as gender inequality, poverty, child labor, education, and sustainable development. Prizes of the essay competition includes certificates, visit to Cambridge University, resources for winner's school, a trip … [Read more...]

WPI Fellowship Program for 2015

Deadline: 15 February 2015 The World Press Institute is accepting applications for WPI fellowship program. Applications are welcome from all the journalists from any country. Democracy is the primary focus of the WPI fellowship program. The fellowship program contains three weeks training in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota including travel trip to several cities in U.S for inteviews and visits. WPI fellowship program includes overall program costs, transportation allowances, lodging costs, and … [Read more...]

AWOMI Young Women’s Knowledge and Leadership Institute 2012 Call for Applications

The African Women's Millennium Initiative (AWOMI) has announced a call for applications for  the fourth edition of the Young Women's Knowledge and Leadership Institute (YOWLI) will be held in Dakar, Senegal, from December 26, 2012 to January 2, 2012 under the theme: “Young People Defining Social Justice Agenda in Africa.” YOWLI is a space for exchange and capacity development to reinforce knowledge, networking, organizing and advocacy. It has provided to hundred of young people the opportunity … [Read more...]

Call for applications invited for Second Alexandria Education Convention

Call for applications are invited for Second Alexandria Education Convention. This convention will be organized by the Anna Lind Foundation and the Swedish Institute in Alexandria from 16th to 18th December, 2012. The 2nd Alexandria Education Convention will be structured around plenary sessions and working groups. Participants should express an interest to act as multiplier of the programme and be involved in future activities for the promotion of education for intercultural citizenship in the … [Read more...]

Applications invited for Global Story Project

Applications are invited for the PRX Global Story Project made by the Open Society Foundations. The Public Radio Exchange (PRX) is looking for audio-only works about subjects, stories, and issues outside of the United States that inform, enlighten, and connect U.S. listeners to the rest of the world. PRX will accept applications: To complete original works To reversion or update prior works or archival material To adapt and complete works based on other media that could work as audio … [Read more...]

Call for Applications for the African Women Public Service Fellowship

Wagner announces a call for applications for the African Women Public Service Fellowship. A fellowship program made possible by a donation from the Oprah Winfrey Foundation, which expands the opportunity for African women to prepare for public service in their home countries. As fellows at NYU Wagner, African women study in one of two graduate programs: The two-year Master of Public Administration The one-year Executive MPA concentration on International Public Service … [Read more...]

Call for applications invited for 2013 Conservation Leadership Follow-up Awards

Call for applications are invited for 2013 Follow-up Awards. The Conservation Leadership Programme offers continuation funding to previous CLP Future Conservationist Award Winners in the form of Conservation Follow-up Awards. Applications for Follow-up Awards will only be considered once a full final report, financial report and evaluation form have been submitted for the initial project. The major objective of the awards is to provide outstanding teams with individuals who want to address a … [Read more...]

Applications invited for Victoria India Doctoral Scholarships

Applications are invited for the Victoria India Doctoral Scholarships.Victoria University is now accepting applications for the Victoria India Doctoral Scholarship program. The Victoria India Doctoral Scholarships offer international scholars from India the opportunity to work with top researchers utilize cutting-edge infrastructure and facilities and expand international professional networks in Victoria, Australia.Ten prestigious doctoral scholarships are available as part of the 2013 … [Read more...]

Call for applications is invited for Fernand Braudel – IFER Fellowships

Call for applications invited for Fernand Braudel – International Fellowships for Experienced Researchers (IFER) Fellowships. The Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme offers postdoctoral fellowships to researchers in the social and human sciences for periods of nine months as part of its “Fernand Braudel-IFER” (International Fellowships for Experienced Researchers) programme. This programme is supported by the European Union (Action Marie Curie – COFUND – 7th PCRD). The Fernand Braudel-IFER … [Read more...]

Future Conservationist Awards call for for 2013 now open

Call for applications are invited for 2013 Conservation awards. This programme offers Future Conservationist Awards of around $15,000 to high potential teams who aim to develop their skills through practical conservation projects. These awards are highly competitive and winners are selected from among the best quality applications. Successful applicants will: Develop the knowledge, skills and experience of team members; Implement a focused, high-priority conservation project combining … [Read more...]

Call for Applications invited for Rule of Law short Course

Closing date for applications: 15th October,  2012 Call for Applications are invited for Rule of Law Course which will be organized from 5th to 16th November, 2012. There will be around 25 participants for this course. In conflict and post-conflict settings, there is often a complete breakdown of the Rule of Law.  Among othe r issues, the justice and legal systems are not functioning, prisons are overcrowded or nonexistent and gross violations of human rights and abuse are committed on the … [Read more...]

Call for Applications invited for Economic Empowerment Program Experts

The deadline for submission of applications is 18th September, 2012. Call for Applications are invited for Rooster for experts in Economic Empowerment Program. The UN Women Sub-Regional Office for East and Horn of Africa is developing its Economic empowerment Programme for women at sub-regional and country levels with a conceptual shift from the livelihoods approach to greater emphasis on entrepreneurship development, asset building, business leadership and wealth creation. This programme … [Read more...]

Call for Applications for Akshayasree – 2012 awards to Organic Farmers in Kerala

Deadline for applications: 20th October, 2012 Call for applications are invited for Sarojini-Damodaran foundation for the 4th Akshayasree Awards organized for Organic farmers. The award comprises Indian currency Rs.50, 000 and certificate for best organic farmer in the state of Kerala. Moreover, there are district level awards of INR 10,000 each for the districts of Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Kottayam, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikkode and Kannur. Applicants should be practicing Organic … [Read more...]

The Forest Trust invites Call for Applications for Centre of Social Excellence Training (CSE)

Call for Applications is invited for Centre of Social Excellence (CSE). TFT launched the Centre of Social Excellence (CSE) in 2008. The main aim of the CSE is to promote social excellence through practical training in ameliorating the quality of the relationship between private companies (forest companies, plantations) and local communities. This enhances the dialogue and improves the practices of long-lasting forest management. The CSE spirit is to train young graduates in an innovative, … [Read more...]

Free Web-based Course on Participatory Democracy by The Transnational Institute

The Transnational Institute (TNI) in association with the Brazilian research centre CIDADE and the Latin American Programme for Distance Education in Social Sciences (PLED) is offering a free web-based course on Participatory Democracy, Urban Management and Crisis Capitalism. The course will begin on 10th September, 2012 and will comprise a series of twelve weekly sessions. Applications are invited from members of civil society organizations, social activists, government officials and … [Read more...]

Call for applications invited for Master in World Heritage & Cultural Projects

Call for applications are invited for Master in World Heritage & Cultural Projects for Development. This Master imparts the necessary competencies and skills in the conservation and promotion of World Heritage Sites as well as in the conceptualization of sustainable projects in the fields of natural and cultural heritage, creative industries museums and tourism. The programme is divided into three learning cycles. The first cycle from October to December 2012 consists of distance learning … [Read more...]

Call for applications invited for Competitive Grants Program

Proposals due 31st October, 2012 Call for applications are invited for Competitive Grants Program. The National Economic Council of Pakistan adopted a new Framework for Economic Growth recommended by Deputy Chairman Dr. Nadeem Ul Haque and the Planning Commission in May 2011. The new Framework aims to foster sustained higher growth and enhanced quality of life through improved governance, vibrant markets, creative and connected cities and energetic youth and communities. The Framework calls … [Read more...]

Call for Applications invited for Fellowships by Centre for Global Cooperation Research

The deadline for application is 31st August 2012 Käte Hamburger Kolleg or Centre for Global Cooperation Research (GCR21)offer fellowships at the University of Duisburg-Essen. Fellows will work at the Centre for a period of one year from November 2012. A shorter research stay of six months as well as a later commencement of the fellowship is possible. The fellowship entails working space in fully equipped offices and a competitive stipend commensurate with the applicant’s level of professional … [Read more...]

Fellowship Applications invited by African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD)

Call for Applications invited by African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD), a professional development program that strengthens the research and leadership skills of African women. These African women are working in the field of agricultural science, empowering them to contribute more effectively to poverty alleviation and food security in sub-Saharan Africa. AWARD is funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the United States Agency for International … [Read more...]

Call for Applications invited for PhD scholarship position in agricultural science

Call for applications are invited for PhD scholarship position in agricultural science at the Universidad, Autónoma de Yucatan (UADY) / Mexico. The International Center for Development and Decent Work (ICDD) invites applications for a PhD scholarship position at the Universidad Autónoma de Yucatan (Mexico) for a student from an ODA recipient country, who aims to pursue his/her PhD in agricultural science. The ICDD is an interdisciplinary and international scientific network of excellence, … [Read more...]