GIST Tech-I Competition in Sectors of Agriculture, ICT, Health & Energy for Individuals in Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 January 2016 Are you a scientist? An entrepreneur? A researcher? An innovator? A student? Or are you just someone who has a great idea or startup company and are looking to change the world?  If yes, GIST Tech-I Competition is for you! Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) is currently inviting applications for its GIST Tech-I Competition. It is an annual competition for science and technology entrepreneurs from emerging economies worldwide. The GIST Tech-I … [Read more...]

Scholarships are Available for Female students in Developing Countries to Study Human & Health Science at Swansea University (UK)

Deadline: 1 July 2016 Swansea University College of Human & Health Science is currently inviting Female applicants to apply for the Eira Francis Davies Scholarship. Female students ordinarily resident in a developing country (mentioned below)who are admitted to pursue an undergraduate or a Taught Master’s postgraduate course at Swansea University’s College of Human & Health Science shall be eligible to apply for the Eira Francis Davies Scholarship. Eligible Countries Afghanistan, … [Read more...]

3ie’s 2016 Request for Proposals: Grants of up to US$7.5 million for Projects Related to Environment, Governance, Infrastructure & Public finance

Deadline: 18 January 2016 The International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) requests research organisations or consortia to submit expressions of interest (EOI) for undertaking one or more impact evaluations under 3ie’s new Development Priorities Window (DPW). The window is aimed at promoting rigorous and policy-relevant impact evaluations in a variety of development sectors where high-quality evidence is scarce. In this first call (DPW1), 3ie invites applications for support to produce … [Read more...]

Romanian Government Scholarships 2016-2017 for non EU Countries

Deadline: 15 March 2016 Romanian State to foreign citizens through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is currently inviting applications for the 85 scholarships program for under- and post-graduate studies in Romania. Scholarship Covers Free-of-charge tuition, Free-of-charge accommodation Financial support 65 EURO per month, for the under-graduate students. 75 EURO per month, for post-graduate students (master degrees and specialization). 85 EURO per month, for post graduate … [Read more...]

Khadija Ismayilova Investigative Journalism Fellowship 2016 for Journalists in 20 Countries

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty is currently inviting applications for its Khadija Ismayilova Investigative Journalism Fellowship 2016.​ The Fellowship will support reporting projects within RFE/RL’s broadcast region that investigate persons in power and corruption. The selected Fellow will be announced on February 19, 2016. The term of the Fellowship is May 1 – October 31, 2016. Eligible Countries Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, … [Read more...]

2016 TechWomen Program: Empowering the Next Generation of Women Leaders!

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Applications are open for the 2016 TechWomen Program that empowers, connects, and supports the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from Africa, Central Asia, and the Middle East by providing them the access and opportunity needed to advance their careers, pursue their dreams, and inspire women and girls in their communities. TechWomen is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and … [Read more...]

2016 Advanced Programme in Law & Economics for ENP countries, Central Asia & Western Balkans

Deadline: 25 January 2016 Riga Graduate School of Law, in cooperation with the Latvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is currently inviting applications for the Advanced Programme in law and economics. The Programmed is aimed at public officials in the European Neighborhood Policy (ENP) countries, Central Asia, and the Western Balkans, which will be open also for representatives of civil society and academia. The objective of the programme is to provide training that is useful with regard to the … [Read more...]

Global Bridges & Pfizer:Independent Grants for Learning and Change Program: Up to $2 million is Available for Projects Focused on Treating Tobacco Dependence

Deadline: 21 January 2016 Global Bridges:Healthcare Alliance for Tobacco Dependence Treatment in collaboration with Pfizer Independent Grants for Learning and Change (IGLC) is currently inviting applications focused on treating tobacco dependence. IGLC’s goal is to increase the number of people who stop smoking by improving the frequency and effectiveness of treatment interventions (e.g., counseling and/or evidence-based pharmacotherapy) provided by healthcare professionals. Eligible … [Read more...]

Peace Revolution Inviting Young Leaders from Europe & Asia for Bridge Youth Fellowship Programme 2016

Deadline: 15 December 2015 The Peace Revolution is currently inviting applications for its Bridge Youth Fellowship to promote a culture of peace, tolerance and conflict prevention through the means of meditation and self-development. The Program will include interactive activities, meditation and yoga sessions, lectures and discussions providing the participants with the skills for non-violent resistance, peace education, enhanced creativity and stress-management. Participants will have a … [Read more...]

The Grant Management Program by GIZ’s Backup Health Program

BACKUP’s grant management support comprises technical assistance on M&E, financial management, reporting, oversight and good governance. These interventions help to ensure that the project is implemented in accordance with the contractual terms and conditions, and also help to prevent the misappropriation of funds. BACKUP supports PRs to develop risk management strategies for SRs and to strengthen their oversight and governance function. Furthermore, BACKUP develops risk management manuals, … [Read more...]