Advocate Europe: Seeking Unconventional and Transnational Projects Proposals!

Deadline: 8 March 2016 MitOst in cooperation with Liquid Democracy are seeking applications for Advocate Europe which is an annual idea challenge for European initiatives and projects funded by Stiftung Mercator. Advocate Europe is looking for unconventional and transnational project proposals which strengthen connection and cohesion in Europe. Advocate Europe is aimed at civil society actors who are looking for start-up funding and support to implement sustainable ideas in the fields of civic … [Read more...]

Deshpande Foundation India: Pitch your idea for Social Change at Sandbox Samvidha

Deadline: 20 November 2015 After successful completion of the 1st phase of Samvidha program across the sandboxes in Karnataka, Telangana and Uttar Pradesh,  the 2nd Phase of the program is open for the next round of Social Impact Pitch-Off to be held at Hubballi. The program seeks to enable next generation social ideators and organizations to scale their initiatives. Sandbox Samvidha invites applications to the ​​Social Impact Pitch-Off to be held this December in Hubballi, North … [Read more...]

Training Officer at United Nations Development Programme, Iraq

Deadline: 14 November 2015 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Training Officer in Erbil, Iraq. UNDP works in more than 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. Key Job Responsibilities The Training Officer will perform the following functions- Design learning material for language classes in Kurdish and be in … [Read more...]

2016 Hult Prize Challenge: Win $1,000,000 in start up funding

Deadline: 18 December 2015 The Hult Prize is a start-up accelerator for social entrepreneurship which brings together the brightest college and university students from around the globe to solve the world’s most pressing issues. Hult [email protected] gives participants an opportunity to bypass the traditional Hult Prize application process and fast tracks your team and idea through to one of five regional final rounds of competition. The program allows more students to compete around the world, leading … [Read more...]

2015 Africa Youth Peace Winter Camp Essay Competition in Ghana

 Deadline: 15 November 2015 Africa Youth Peace Call (AYPC) is currently inviting essay entries from African students for its Liberty & Entrepreneurship Camp 2016 (Winter Session). This Essay Competition is to encourage students to prepare ahead of the Winter Liberty & Entrepreneurship Camp 2016, scheduled at Keta in the Volta Region of Ghana from 3-8 January, 2016. Competition Topic "Five Barriers to Prosperity in Africa: Unchaining the Economy through Economic Freedom” Prizes … [Read more...]

Water Program Associate at World Resource Institute, India

Deadline: Ongoing The World Resource Institute (WRI) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Water Program Associate based in Bangalore, India. The WRI is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people's lives. Key Job Responsibilities The Water Program Associate will perform the following functions- Serve as lead water staff person in India, coordinating with Global … [Read more...]

Residential School 2016: Governance and Development in Africa

Deadline: 15 December 2015 The Mo Ibrahim Foundation along with SOAS and Centre of African Studies-University of London is organising a Residential School 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco on the topic of Governance and Development in Africa. The residential school is for 20 participants who are policy makers, academics, researchers or civil society representatives from any African country who will gain, through this training, new ideas and knowledge on the broad issue of governance and … [Read more...]

Give Your Brilliant Business Idea for Ignite Ideas Contest 2015: An Opportunity for Nigerian Entrepreneurs

Deadline: 16 November 2015 Submit your brilliant business Idea for Ignite Ideas Contest. The Ignite Ideas Contest is an initiative spearheaded by AGDC, with implementing support from Generation Enterprise, sponsorship from The Chair Center and the Lagos State Government, and collaboration from partners such as Digital Jewels and First Bank. With over 200 businesses funded in our first batch: IGNITE1, seeking to enroll in the second batch of entrepreneurs who will make up the cohort of IGITE2. … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2016 Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow Award!

Deadline: 2 December 2015 Are you an entrepreneurial student? Are you recent graduate and have a business idea to work on? If yes, then apply for the Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow Award. The Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow Award aims to identify, foster and recognise leadership potential and innovative thinking amongst aspiring entrepreneurs in Ireland, with the aim of making Ireland’s Future. Entrants take part in a number of development days on the themes of leadership, digital innovation and … [Read more...]

‘Allies in Action’ Small Fund to Support LGBTI Communities in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Russia & Ukraine

Deadline: 26 November 2015 European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA-Europe) is currently inviting applications for its 'Allies in Action' small fund to support impactful, creative, and genuine ideas by local LGBTI communities and those who are ready to contribute by action and knowledge to better environments for LGBTI and better understanding of sexual orientation, gender identity, sex characteristics (SOGISC). The fund is meant to … [Read more...]