Deadline: 18 April 2016 Nominations are open for Youth Week Awards 2016, which recognise and celebrate the outstanding contributions that young people make to community and through their significant impact on others. Award Categories Change Maker – LGBTI: For young people who have created positive change in, or for, the LGBTI community. Change Maker – Cultural: For young people who have created positive change to foster cultural understanding in their community. Change Maker - … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Youth Week Awards 2016!
Deadline: 1 July 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for Children & Young People Now Awards 2016 that is providing an opportunity to become the gold standard for everyone working with children, young people and families. The awards provide a great source of pride and recognition for all those who strive day in, day out, to improve the lives of others. Award Categories Children and young people's wellbeing and achievement The Early Years Award The Play Award The Youth Work … [Read more...] about Apply for Children & Young People Now Awards 2016!
Deadline: 26 April 2016 Applications are open for the African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting (ACCER) Awards in order to raise the profile of Climate Change and Sustainable Development in Africa by recognizing the important role with professional media practitioners and citizen journalists play in the environmental discourse. Objectives To propagate the African narrative on Climate Change in environmental discourse. To motivate journalists and media houses in Africa to … [Read more...] about Applications Open for African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting Awards!
Deadline: 31 May 2016 The Central European Initiative (CEI) and the South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) are currently inviting proposals for its CEI SEEMO Award for Outstanding Merits in Investigative Journalism with an aim to investigative reporting despite the difficult conditions under which they often have to operate. Award Categories The Call is divided into two categories: Professional journalists (4.000 EUR) Young professional journalists(1.000 EUR) Eligibility … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals 2016: CEI SEEMO Award for Outstanding Merits in Investigative Journalism
Deadline: 18 May 2016 International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is currently accepting applications for the IDRC Doctoral Research Awards 2016, to promote the growth of Canadian and developing country capacity in research to improve the lives of people in the developing world. Thematic Priorities Agriculture and Environment Inclusive Economies Technology and Innovation Award Information The award will cover justifiable field research expenses up to CA$20,000. Eligibility … [Read more...] about Applications Open for IDRC Doctoral Research Awards 2016: Improving the Lives of People in Developing World
Deadline: 4 April 2016 The Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs is currently inviting applications for its Intercultural Achievement Award 2016 with an aim to identify and award innovative and solution-oriented projects that operate under the umbrella of intercultural dialogue both within Austria as well as on a global scale. The projects either have to be in the process of being implemented or have already been successfully concluded. Focus … [Read more...] about Apply for Intercultural Achievement Award 2016: Inviting Individuals & Organizations!
Deadline: 29 April 2016 Nominations are open for L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth awards with an aim to recognize an inspiring women igniting social change on a local, national or global level. L’Oréal Paris launched the Women of Worth program in 2006 to empower and support women. It honors and awards women who are actively making a positive difference in their communities. It recognizes the achievements of real women who embody the spirit of the L’Oréal brand women who possess self-confidence … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth Awards!
Selection Criteria The impact of the nominee’s work or contribution in improving the understanding and respect for human rights among the community; The impact of the nominee’s work or contribution in eliminating social injustice as well as discriminatory attitudes and practices; The impact of the nominee’s work in promoting better monitoring and reporting mechanism of human rights abuses; The impact of the nominee’s work in creating an enabling environment conducive to the enjoyment … [Read more...] about Check the Selection Criteria and Your Eligibility for Human Rights Awards!
Deadline: 30 June 2016 Nominations are open for Human Rights Awards that will be given to individuals, groups, organisations and agencies that have an outstanding track record in the advancement of human rights in Malaysia. The awards were established in 2011 by the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia and the introduction of the Awards is part of the Commission’s effort to promote human rights and to honor the contributions made by extraordinary individuals, groups, organisations and … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Human Rights Awards! Recognizing Initiatives for the Advancement of Human Rights in Malaysia
Call for applications will open on April 27, 2016 Cartier, the Women's Forum, McKinsey & Company and INSEAD business school are seeking applications for its Cartier Women's Initiative Awards 2016 with a motive to identify, support and encourage projects by women entrepreneurs. Mission The mission of the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards is: To identify and support initial-phase women entrepreneurs through funding and coaching To foster the spirit of enterprise by celebrating role … [Read more...] about Apply for Cartier Women’s Initiative Award 2016 and Win a Cash Prize of US$ 20 000!