INPEX Scholarship 2016 for Indonesian Students

Deadline:  15 November 2015 The INPEX Scholarship Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships for Indonesian students to study postgraduate course of university in Japan. INPEX Scholarship Foundation was established as nonprofit organization in Japan on March 1981 with a donation by the then Indonesia Petroleum, Co.,Ltd. (Now INPEX Corporation) in commemoration of the 15th Anniversary in order to promote mutual understanding, friendship and goodwill through an exchange of students by … [Read more...]

The Ford Foundation Prize for Youth Employment in Nigeria

Deadline: 30 September 2015 The Ford Foundation, as part of their efforts to empower young Nigerians, has partnered with The Future Project’s The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) to present the Ford Foundation Prize for Youth Employment. This award is designed to recognize and support young Nigerians involved in a social program or projects that contribute to fight youth unemployment in Nigeria. The goal of the Ford Foundation in West Africa is to improve governance systems and livelihood … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust training fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Deadline: 12 November 2015 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for training fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. This scheme provides researchers from low- and middle-income countries - who are at an early stage in the establishment of their research careers - with opportunities for research experience and high-quality research training in public health and tropical medicine. Fellowship includes a basic salary for the fellow research expenses (e.g. consumables, … [Read more...]

The Global African Investment Summit (1-2 December, 2015)

Deadline: 5 October 2015 The Global African Investment Summit is a window to African project origination and global finance. Join the global leaders at Africa’s premier investment summit for bankable project transactions in sectors including Power, Agriculture, Financial Services, Capital Markets, Oil and Gas and Critical Infrastructure. The Summit will bring together market-movers who have the capacity and experience to develop mega projects and public sector initiatives across the continent, … [Read more...]

Global Youth Entrepreneurs Summit (20-22 November, 2015) Bangladesh

Deadline: 10 October 2015 Global Youth Entrepreneurs Summit 2015 Bangladesh is an event of Global Entrepreneurship Week, which is going to be the world's biggest platform for entrepreneurs. The Summit will take place on November 20-22, 2015 at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre. The summit is organized by Dhrubotara Youth Development Foundation (DYDF). 500 Young Entrepreneurs, between 18 to 35 years of age, from around the world are going to join as delegate in the summit. About … [Read more...]

USAID Call for Applications – ZRDA Activity in Georgia

Deadline: 14 October 2015 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications to fund a program entitled The ZRDA Activity in Georgia.The goal of Zrda activity is to promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth in targeted regions. The activity purpose is to improve livelihoods and resilience in targeted communities in Georgia. Sub-purposes: Improve MSME development and growth, Increase productivity of rural households, Facilitate market … [Read more...]

Call for blogs: Young Feminist Advocates and the Post 2015 Development Framework

Deadline: 9 September 2015 Are you a young feminist advocate? Have you or your organization engaged with the Post 2015 Development Agenda? Share your stories and experiences with YFA team! The goals and targets set a wide range of economic, social, and environmental objectives. Among these are commitments to end poverty and hunger; take urgent action to combat climate change; ensure that all human beings can enjoy prosperous and fulfilling lives; foster peaceful, just and inclusive societies … [Read more...]

Thematic Window for HIV Self-Testing in Zambia and Uganda

Deadline: 29 September 2015 The International Initiative for Impact Evaluation 3ie has issued individual requests for proposals for Zambia and Uganda under the Thematic Window for HIV Self-Testing. Although HIV self-tests may be a useful tool for encouraging individuals to know their status, little is known about potential users, methods of delivery and linkage to care. Critically, more knowledge about potential social harms is vital for policymakers and health-care providers seeking to make … [Read more...]

ICIMOD Media Fellowship 2015 for Pakistani Journalists

Deadline: 28 August 2015 The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) has issued a call for applications for ICIMOD Media Fellowship 2015 in Pakistan. Climate change is a pressing issue in countries around the world, and Pakistan is not an exception. It is among those most vulnerable to climate change, with limited technical and financial capacity to adapt to its adverse impacts. The primary goal of ICIMOD Media Fellowship 2015 is to help strengthen capacity of … [Read more...]

French Republic’s 2015 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize

Deadline: 24 September 2015 The French Republic’s 2015 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize, awarded by the Prime Minister of the French Government has issued a call for applications. Themes The dangers of Internet for human rights - The Internet is seen as a haven for individual freedom of speech of individuals as well as of collective mobilization and campaigning, free of any established order or hierarchy. But it is also an ideal space for surveillance, where each and … [Read more...]

STEP Beyond Travel Grant funds emerging artists and cultural workers

Deadline: Ongoing STEP Beyond Travel grants fund up-and-coming artists and cultural workers to travel between EU and countries bordering the EU. Since 2003, STEP  - which stands for ‘Supporting Travel for European Partnerships’ - Beyond Travel Grants have supported the movement of hundreds of people across European borders. In 2011, it awarded 261 individual travel grants of between €250 and €700. Eligibility Information Artist or cultural worker of any contemporary artistic or cultural … [Read more...]

Gates Foundation Call for Proposals – Data Innovation in US Education

Deadline: 14 September 2015 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation supports US state education agencies to implement promising education initiatives. The project is part of the foundation’s efforts to support state agencies so that these initiatives are implemented well, and that students and teachers get the support they need to succeed. The goal of this project is to discover new ways of collecting high-quality data on our outcomes. The Foundation anticipates awarding between three and ten … [Read more...]

ICFJ HIV Prevention Reporting Fellowship

Deadline: 19 October 2015 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in conjunction with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has issued a call for the HIV Prevention Reporting Fellowship. This opportunity is aimed at better equipping journalists with the knowledge and skills to report on VMMC and its implementation as an HIV prevention method. Applicants are asked to submit proposed story ideas/reporting projects related to VMMC, with the understanding that the fellowship will help … [Read more...]

The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow’s leaders

Deadline: 15 September 2015 The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s is seeking applications for its German Chancellor Fellowship Programme which is targeted at university graduates who have an international outlook and initial leadership experience. The fellowship addresses prospective decision-makers, multipliers and thought leaders from a broad range of professional fields such as politics, public administration and business as well as society and culture. Opportunity will be given to spend … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations – Disability Rights Scholarship Program

Deadline: 2 November 2015 The Open Society Foundations is calling applications for the Disability Rights Scholarship Program. The Disability Rights Scholarship Program provides awards for master’s degree study to disability rights advocates, lawyers, and educators to develop new legislation, jurisprudence, policy, research, and scholarship to harness the innovations and opportunities offered by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). For 2016–2017, in … [Read more...]

Pakistan Scottish Scholarship Scheme 2014-2015

The Scottish Government is providing scholarship opportunities for young women from disadvantaged backgrounds to study at Masters Level in Pakistani Universities and is delighted to be supporting this scheme which is helping women in Pakistan achieve their potential and ambitions, helping to build a secure future for themselves and their families. Award Information: Pakistan Scottish Scholarship Scheme will facilitate award-holders with the following incentives: Tuition fee for Masters’ … [Read more...]

Scholarships for students & professionals in Pakistan who wish to study in the UK

Deadline: 30 September 2015 British Council connects people with learning opportunities and creative ideas from the UK. Whether anyone want to learn or teach English, take an exam, study in the UK or find out about our forthcoming events, this is the place to start.The British Council is currently offering the following scholarships for students and professionals: Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) The Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) is a scholarship … [Read more...]

USAID Health and Hygiene Activity in Nepal

Deadline: 30 September 2015 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications  to fund a program entitled Health and Hygiene Activity (HHA). The primary purpose of the HHA is to improve community health status by improved integration of hygiene in health service delivery. USAID intends to provide up to $ 5 million in total USAID funding over a five-year period. The total estimated cost for this program is $ 5.5 million, which is inclusive of $0.5 million as … [Read more...]

Call for Applications – Joint TDR/EURO Small Grants Scheme for Implementation Research in Infectious Diseases

Deadline: 30 September 2015 The World Health Organization WHO Regional Office for Europe (WHO/Europe) and Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), in collaboration with the Astana Medical University, has issued the 2015-2016 call for applications for the Joint TDR/EURO Small Grants Scheme for implementation research in infectious diseases in a number of priority areas. Financial support: up to US$ 15,000 per project Objectives of the joint TDR/EURO Small Grants … [Read more...]

2015 Yunus&Youth Fellowship Program – Incubating Young Social Entrepreneurs

Deadline: Application process for fellowship program will start in November, 2015. The Yunus&Youth fellowship program is accepting applications. A Yunus&Youth Fellow is an exceptional, young social entrepreneur running a social business. Fellows will be paired with a mentor who’s right for you and your business. Mentor works with fellows over the 6 months. Yunus&Youth aims to create waves of Fellows running sustainable social businesses; inspired mentors channelling their … [Read more...]