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...]

Chancellor’s International Scholarships for meritorious international PhD applicants

Application deadline: Deadline for applications is 11th January, 2013 Chancellor's International Scholarships are offered to the meritorious international PhD applicants. Awards made for entry in autumn 2013 may include either or both of the following, depending on the ranking of the application. The competition for Chancellor's International Scholarships is now open for entry in autumn 2013. Eligibility: Applicants for a Chancellor's International Scholarship must also be applying for a … [Read more...]

CIPE Youth Essay Contest to Win $500

Deadline: October 19, 2012 at 11:00 PM (EDT) The Center for International Private Enterprise invites young people to share their ideas on how youth can help strengthen democracy and the private sector. Students and young professionals aged between 18to 30 are eligible to participate. Past CIPE Youth Essay Contest Winners are not eligible to participate. All essays must be written in English between 1,500 to 2,500 words. Submission Format: All essays must be submitted through our online form … [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...]

African Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Programme

Deadline for applications: 1 April 2013 (for a scholarship in 2014) African Guest Researchers' Scholarship Programme is offered to scholars in Africa who are engaged in research on the African continent. Female researchers are especially encouraged to apply for these scholarships. The major objective of the programme of Nordic Africa Institute is to establish and maintain relations with African research communities. This is carried out through a Guest Researchers’ Scholarship Programme, the … [Read more...]

Rajat Jayanti Vigyan Sancharak Fellowship India

Deadline: 30th November, 2012 Country /Region:  India National Council for Science and Technology Communication invites applications for “Rajat Jayanti Vigyan Sancharak Fellowships”. The fellowship accredits Science Communicators with consistent brilliant academic record. Moreover, the fellowship also supports innovative work in selected scientific institutions, universities; S&T based voluntary organizations under the guidance of a senior science communicator. These are full time … [Read more...]

The European Award for Technology Supported Learning

Application deadline: 31st October, 2012 The eurele A - European Award for Technology Supported Learning is a contest to identify exceptional projects from the whole spectrum of technology supported learning and teaching. The European award for technology supported Learning appreciate entries by users, managers and developers from arbitrary organizations throughout Europe, concerned with innovative concepts of technology supported learning and education. Projects covering recent trends as … [Read more...]

The Green Fund Invites Proposals for Green Initiatives in South Africa

The Green Fund aims to provide catalytic finance to facilitate investment in green initiatives which will support poverty reduction and job creation. The Fund will only support initiatives which would not have been implemented without its support. The Green Fund is additional and complementary to fiscal allocations supporting the transitioning of the South African economy to a low-carbon, resource efficient and climate resilient growth path. The Government of South Africa through the Department … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals invited for Working Together: Engaging communities to end violence against women and girls

Call for Proposals are invited for “Working Together: Engaging communities to end violence against women and girls”. Status of Women Canada invites organizations to apply for funding to carry out projects which promote equality for women and girls as well as reduce gender-based violence in Canada. Eligibility Criterion: Legally constituted not-for-profit and for-profit Canadian organizations with the mandate, experience, expertise and capacity to deliver the proposed project Territorial … [Read more...]

The Medibank Community Fund Australia and New Zealand Accepting Application for 2013

Deadline for submitting applications: 7th December, 2012 The Medibank Community Fund invests in local initiatives which promote healthy eating as well as greater community strength in local community. The Medibank Community Fund Community Grants program operates in each Australian State and across New Zealand. The fund supports grassroots community programs which perform significant roles in their local regions to encourage better health as well as well being. These grants have helped feed, … [Read more...]

The Pakistan-US Science and Technology Cooperation Program announce its call for proposals

Application deadline: 30th November, 2012 The Pakistan-US Science and Technology Cooperation Program announce its latest call for proposals. Projects funded under this solicitation should contribute to building capacity in Pakistan and strengthening US. Pakistan cooperative relationships in one or more of the following ways: Improving the quality, relevance, or capacity of education and research at Pakistani institutions of higher education in science and technical fields Increasing … [Read more...]

Call for NORHED seed funding 2012

The Norwegian Programme for Capacity Building in Higher Education and Research for development (NORHED) is a new programme launched by NORAD starting from 2013. NORHED seed funding aims  to develop an application for a main NORHED project, within one of the NORHED sub-programmes. The NORHED programme aims at strengthening capacities in higher education and research institutions to contribute to a more and better qualified workforce, increased knowledge, evidence-based policy and decision-making … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals invited for Justice Initiatives Facilitation Fund

Fifth Call for Proposals are invited by The Justice Initiatives Facilitation Fund (JIFF) and Component III of the Justice Partnership Program. These proposals are invited from non-government organizations for the funding of projects and organizations. The JPP is a joint program between the Government of Vietnam, Government of Denmark, Government and Sweden and the European Union to support justice sector reform in Vietnam. Key Support Areas: All proposals and subsequent grant awards will meet … [Read more...]

IREX Community Solutions Program Accepting Application from Grassroot Change Makers and Community Development Workers

Deadline: October 31, 2012 Country/Region  Democratic Republic of Congo, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Albania, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Macedonia, Romania, Slovakia, Turkey, Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan,Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, … [Read more...]

WHEAT Trust Seeks Proposal from South African Women-led CBOs

WHEAT Trust is a Southern African Women's Fund which promotes a culture of giving to empower grassroots women. It grants to small Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and women who cannot yet access formal funding. WHEAT Trust believes that the most effective route to community development in South African low income communities is by empowering women to lead the development process. Our priority is to grant women access to information and knowledge in order to enhance and nurture their skills. … [Read more...]

Call for Study Proposals are invited under Making The Most of European Union Funds for Roma

Application Deadline:  15th October, 2012 Call for Proposals are invited by Open Society Foundations -  to conduct a study "Study on use of pre-accession funds for Roma inclusion in new EU Member states—lessons for accession countries" under "Making The Most of European Union Funds for Roma". MtM aims to develop recommendations for the use of pre-accession funds (IPA) for Roma inclusion. MtM plans to analyze the lessons of pre-accession countries as well as new member states. The objective of … [Read more...]

2012 Subaru Healthy Sprouts Award to US Schools by Kidsgardening

Deadline: 31st October, 2012 Sponsors Subaru of America, Inc., with corporate headquarters in Cherry Hill, NJ strives to be a world-class leader in environmental performance. The company takes responsibility to the global environmental seriously and integrates sound environment practices in all of its business decisions. Children today spend more time in the virtual world than the natural world. Garden programs engage children by providing a dynamic environment where they can observe, … [Read more...]

Gender and Politics Training For Women Political leaders,Activists,Campaigners and Trainers

Deadline for Applications: Wednesday 10th October, 2012 Gender and Politics Level 1 Training will be organized in Jakarta, Indonesia from 23rd to 25th November, 2012. The Level 1 training aims to build on skills and capacity of women who want to engage in political processes and advance women’s agendas in their respective countries and across the region in order to strengthen political participation and challenge gendered political structures especially for women political leaders, activists, … [Read more...]

GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP to Undergraduate Student Malaysia 2013-2014

GD Express Scholarship Award 2013-2014 is for third and final year student pursuing 1st Degree Course in Institute of Higher Learning. GD Express is a leading express carrier in Malaysia. GD Express Company is dynamic, entrepreneurial and growing rapidly. This award offer exciting career opportunities for ambitious and hardworking graduates. Gd Express Scholarship Award 2013-2014 would like to invite outstanding students in their Third Year and Final Year Undergraduate Program in the Academic … [Read more...]

The International Max Planck Research School for Demography

The International Max Planck Research School for Demography is Europe's largest collaborative international program of research training in population studies. The School is not a degree-awarding body but a network of eminent researchers who work together to provide a more complete set of high-level courses and associated research supervision than any one institution can provide alone. IMPRSD offers a unique opportunity for research training, combining coursework and research. The members of … [Read more...]