Deadline: 14 November 2015 JISA - Union of ICT Societies of Serbia in cooperation with the CEPIS - Council of European Professional Informatics Societies, EEIG - European Economic Chamber of Trade Commerce and Industry, regional chambers of commerce, information technology associations and numerous experts will award this year the best business solutions based on the use of ICT through its Diskobolos Competition 2015. Diskobolos is given to those companies with the best ICT … [Read more...] about Diskobolos Award 2015 for Best Business Solutions Based on the Use of ICT
Deadline: 31 December 2015 Do you have a startup that needs early-stage funding, mentorship, or legal advice? Then participate in 2016 Arch Grants Global Startup Competition! The Arch Grants Global Startup Competition is now accepting applications for its 2016 edition! It is an international competition that awards $50,000 equity-free, cash grants and pro bono support services to the most innovative and scalable startups that are willing to locate their business in St. Louis, Missouri. Arch … [Read more...] about 2016 Arch Grants Global Startup Competition: Win $50,000 for your Innovative Early stage Venture!
Deadline: 23 October 2015 Voqal the call for Change is currently inviting applications from young entrepreneurs to submit their big ideas for social change for its Voqal fellowships program. The Voqal Fellowship is a talent and technology accelerator for tomorrow’s social entrepreneurs. Vocal is searching for young entrepreneurs, change-makers and thought leaders who want to get off the treadmill and launch their next “big idea” that will transform progressive politics or remedy a social … [Read more...] about Voqal Fellowships: Inviting Young Innovators with Big Ideas for Social Change
Deadline: 17 December 2015 Are you a frontrunner within technology, construction, ICT, urban planning, architecture, transportation, housing, smart city, energy or social entrepreneurship? Are you passionate about urban development? If yes than apply for this challenge! Applications are invited from students and startups to large established companies for the Nordic Built Cities Challenge. The Nordic Built Cities Challenge is an open, multidisciplinary competition to develop and visualize … [Read more...] about Nordic Built Cities Challenge Phase 2: Give Your Solutions for Urban Challenges in Nordic Countries!
Deadline: 10 November 2015 UNESCO is inviting applications from the individuals and organizations around the world for its King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education. It is UNESCO's only prize in the field of Information & Communication technology in education and seeks to recognize the organizations and individuals that are embracing ICT as a pedagogical ally and in turn make learning more effective. Objectives of Prize Supporting Member States to develop … [Read more...] about UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education-2015 Win Award of USD 25,000
Deadline: 11 November 2015 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is currently accepting ideas/proposals for its 16th round of Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE). Under this challenge, proposals are saught "Exploring New Ways to Measure Delivery and Use of Digital Financial Services Data." The Foundation believes that access to digital financial services is fundamental to enable poor people to become more economically stable, prosperous and resilient. Digital financial services – payments, … [Read more...] about Explore New Ways to Measure Delivery and Use of Digital Financial Services Data (Grand Challenge Round 16)
Deadline: 11 December 2015 Bournemouth University (BU) Higher Education Corporation is currently inviting applications from students, a professionals, an artists, a writers, a developers, a designers to develop new digital ideas for its New Media Writing Prize 2015 Competition. The New Media Writing Prize showcases exciting and inventive stories that integrate a variety of formats, platforms, and digital media. The New Media Writing Prize are looking for good storytelling (fiction or … [Read more...] about New Media Writing Prize 2015 Competition: Anyone doing Innovation in Digital Media can Apply!
Deadline: 15 October 2015 The Association of African Universities (AAU) is inviting applications from the students in West African Countries for its ECOWAS Fellowships programme - 2015 to promote capacity building within the ECOWAS 15-member countries by providing full fellowships for training and education for nationals of ECOWAS member states in higher education institutions of ECOWAS. The mission of AAU is to raise the quality of higher education in Africa and strengthen its contribution … [Read more...] about ECOWAS Fellowships Programme – 2015 for Students in ECOWAS Member States Countries
The IEEE Foundation accepts grant applications for projects that address IEEE’s mission to “enable IEEE programs that enhance technology access, literacy, and education”. Every year, the IEEE Foundation Grants Program will invest approximately $400,000 to increase the understanding of technology and its critical role in meeting global challenges and improving the human condition. Grants Size Grants will be awarded for projects requesting funding between US$5,000 and US$100,000. Eligibility … [Read more...] about IEEE Foundation Grants for Literacy and Educational Programmes
Deadline: 12 October 2015 Are you offering an innovative service that uses information and communication technology (ICT) to contribute to literacy in your community? If yes, then submit your story and enter a competition to win US$1,500! The EIFL Public Library Innovation Award for public library services contributing to literacy in the community is now open. This call for applications is open to public and community libraries in developing and transition countries that use information and … [Read more...] about Library Innovation Award 2015 for Individuals Contributing to Literacy in their Communities