Deadline: 18 January 2016 The Thomson Reuters Foundation with funding from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the specialized UN agency, is seeking applications from journalists around the world in order to bring them together in Rome to attend the IFAD Governing Council. Goals to build specific expertise and increase familiarity and knowledge of issues faced by rural communities promote discussion and dialogue on how small-scale agriculture can respond to the … [Read more...] about Thomson Reuters Foundation: Helping Journalists to Present and Promote Issues Related to Rural Poverty and Agricultural Development
Deadline: 5 February 2016 The International Federation of Arts Councils and Cultural Agencies (IFACCA) and the Arts Council Malta (ACM) are currently inviting arts workers to submit proposals for presentation at the 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture to be held in Valletta Malta 18-21 October 2016. The focus of the 2016 World Summit on Arts and Culture, will be on Cultural Leadership in the 21st Century. Thematic Areas Aimed at reflecting on the changing perception and role of leadership … [Read more...] about 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture: Cultural Leadership in the 21st Century
Deadline: 3 January 2016 The Global Social Economy Forum -GSEF2016 is seeking proposals for an integrated vision of development in cities. The forum is meant to be a dynamic and participatory gathering, constructed in collaboration with local and international partners. The core theme of the Montréal edition of this forum, co-organized by the City of Montréal and the Chantier de l'économie sociale, is: Collaboration between local governments and The social and solidarity economy actors … [Read more...] about Global Social Economy Forum: Allies for Intelligent and Sustainable Development of Cities!
Deadline: 17 January 2016 The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is organizing the 7th UNAOC Global Forum and the Youth Event which will take place on April 26-27, 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan. All selected youth participants will have access to the Youth Event and Global Forum and will be provided with round-trip international ticket (economy class) to Baku, Azerbaijan and 4 days accommodation. The UNOAC Global Forum is a major event organized regularly by the UNAOC, bringing … [Read more...] about Apply to Participate in the 7th UNAOC Global Forum and the Youth Event
Deadline: 11 January 2016 Mid Michigan Digital Practitioners (MMDP) planning group is currently inviting Proposals for its Michigan State University Meeting to be held on March 18, at Grand Valley State University. This meeting will bring together a wide range of professionals engaged in creating and curating digital collections in Mid-Michigan and the surrounding region, including librarians, archivists, museum curators, historians. MMDP welcome proposals from anyone, but are particularly … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals for Michigan State University Conference 2016
Deadline: 11 January 2016 The Spencer Foundation's is currently inviting applications for its Conference Grants Program which aimed at providing support to scholars for small research conferences and focused symposia. The conference grant program intends to bring together scholars whose substantive knowledge, theoretical insight, and methodological expertise can be assembled in ways that build upon and reach beyond familiar modes of thinking concerning conundrums or problems in education … [Read more...] about Spencer Foundation’s Conference Grants Program: Supporting International Scholars for Small Research Conferences
Deadline: 6 November 2016 The Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education is currently inviting applications for its STLHE 2016 Annual Conference on Empowering Learners, and Effecting Change. The conference will be held at Western University and Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, June 21-24, 2016. The graduates who are best equipped to succeed in this rapidly changing world have the ability to adapt and apply their skills to new and unpredictable contexts, see opportunity where … [Read more...] about STLHE 2016 Annual Conference on Empowering Learners & Effecting Change, London, Ontario, June 21-24, 2016
Deadline: 1 December 2015 Applications are open for the scientific research grant program of the 5th Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference-2016 to support basic applied research, focused on the ultimate outcome, capable to become an innovative product. The program will be held in Moscow, World Trade Center from March 23-25, 2016. The grants are awarded by the Organizing Committee on a competitive basis as target specific-purpose subsidies for scientific research in three areas: … [Read more...] about Be a Part of the 5th Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference: 2016 Grant Program
Applications Open: 1 December 2015 Deadline: 12 February 2016 The International AIDS Conference 2016 will be held in Durban, South Africa from July 18-22, 2016 and the applications for the scholarships to attend the conference will be open soon. The conference organizers are committed to doubling the number of scholarships for AIDS 2016 to make the conference even more accessible to people from resource-limited settings, researchers, young people, community activists and civil society … [Read more...] about Win a Scholarship and Get a Chance to Attend International AIDS Conference 2016!
Deadline: 7 January 2016 The United States-Japan Foundation is inviting applicants for its US-Japan Leadership Program to create a network of talented and diverse young American and Japanese leaders brought together to foster dialogue, friendship and understanding between the two countries. The Seventeenth Annual Conference will be held in Seattle, WA from July 23-30, 2016. Delegates who start the Program in 2016 are expected to return for their second year at the 2017 conference, … [Read more...] about US-Japan Leadership Program 2016-17: Nominate a Young Leader!