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...] about 2016 TechWomen Program: Empowering the Next Generation of Women Leaders!
Deadline: 29 November 2015 The DGAP's EU-Middle East Forum (EUMEF), in close cooperation with the Robert Bosch Stiftung, is inviting applications for its upcoming policy workshop on “Deconstructing Islamist Terrorism in Tunisia,” which will take place in Tunis on February 25–27, 2016. The conference program will include plenary sessions with external speakers as well as intensive working group sessions, in which the participants will present and discuss their own papers. Furthermore, the … [Read more...] about Policy Workshop of the EU-Middle East Forum: Deconstructing Islamist Terrorism in Tunisia
Deadline: 29 April 2016 London School of Economics (LSE) Middle East Centre is currently inviting applications for the Emirates Scholarship 2016/17. The Scholarship will support students from Arab states studying for a Master’s degree at LSE and who intend to focus their studies on the Middle East. Three scholarships will be offered each year. Eligible Countries Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine (West Bank, … [Read more...] about London School of Economics Emirates Masters Scholarships 2016/17 to Support Students from Arab states
Deadline: 8 December 2015 The Swedish Institute is inviting applicants for Young Leaders Visitors Programme to provide the participants with new skills, broadened networks and innovative tools to strengthen their work to drive social change in their respective contexts. The participants are visionaries who are in a position to make a difference and the programme encouraging creative initiatives as well as co-operation. The Swedish Institute helps Sweden reach various international goals … [Read more...] about Young Leaders Visitors Programme to Drive Social Changes!
Deadline: 15 December 2015 The American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS) and the West African Research Association (WARA) are currently inviting applications from the scholars for the Saharan Crossroads Fellowships 2016. Its aim is to strengthen the cultural, artistic and historical links among the people living within and across the Sahara Desert. Award Fellowship offers awards of up to 3,000 USD. US scholars flying from the United States will receive an additional travel … [Read more...] about Apply for Saharan Crossroads Fellowships 2016!
Deadline: 31 December 2015 International Foundation for Science (IFS) is currently inviting early-career scientists in IFS eligible developing countries to apply for IFS Individual Research Grants and carry out research projects for a period of up to 3 years. An applicant must have at least an MSc/MA, be younger than 35 years of age (for men) or 40 years of age (for women) and must do the research project in an IFS eligible country. Young researchers wishing to start or consolidate their … [Read more...] about International Foundation for Science (IFS): Individual Research Grants for Researchers in Developing Countries
Deadline: 13 January 2016 The Royal College of Art is accepting applications from eligible countries for the Abraaj RCA Innovation Scholarship to support outstanding recipients who lack the financial resources to pay for their own studies. The Abraaj Group is recognised as a leading investor in growth markets with a long-standing track record of engaging with stakeholders. Consistent with its desire to be fully integrated in the markets in which it operates, Abraaj is delighted to expand … [Read more...] about Abraaj RCA Innovation Scholarship: Grab the Chance to Study in London
Deadline: 15 December 2015 Applications are open for the SAIMA Prize for Arab contemporary Creation that promotes creativity in the Arab world. The aim to SAIMA prize is to reward artists in the states of the Arab League whose work are still relatively unknown and also want to contribute development and dissemination of the AWI’s (Arab World Institute) cultural activities. The 2016 edition of the ‘SAIMA Award for contemporary creation’ will be organized in conjunction with the exhibition ‘Les … [Read more...] about The SAIMA Prize for Arab Contemporary Creation: Promoting Creativity in Arab World!
Deadline: 7 November 2015 The ACCR with the support of French Ministry of culture and communication is inviting applicants for Odyssée artist-in-residency program in order to support artists, researchers and professionals to develop projects within French Cultural Centers – Historic Monuments. The Odyssée artist-in-residency program allows residents whose projects have been selected by a CCR (Centre Culturel de Rencontre), member of the French network, to receive 1200€ per month and the … [Read more...] about Odyssée Artist -in Residency Program 2016: Supporting Artists, Researchers and Culture Professionals
Deadline: 7 October 2015 She Entrepreneurs is a leadership programme for young emerging women social entrepreneurs in the Middle East, North Africa and Sweden. The programme aims to give the participants innovative tools for sustainable change while seeking to create an active network of women changemakers. The participants must be social entrepreneurs from below mentioned countries who address social challenges and strive for positive social change through initiatives based on entrepreneurial … [Read more...] about She Entrepreneurs 2016 Programme: Young Emerging Women Entrepreneurs from Middle East, North Africa and Sweden can Apply!