Latest Grants, Fellowships and Resources for Youths

A list of latest grants and fellowship opportunities for youths and youth-led NGOs around the world.

Apply for Intercultural Achievement Award 2016: Inviting Individuals & Organizations!

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...]

U.S. Embassy Armenia: Alumni Outreach Grants Program 2016 to Promote Democratic Advancement & Civic Education

Deadline: 22 May 2016 The U.S. Embassy Yerevan is currently inviting applications for its U.S. Alumni Outreach Grant Program Competition, which aims to maintain contacts with U.S. Government-funded exchange and training program alumni and encourage networking among alumni and their colleagues in fields that promote democratic advancement, civic education, academic excellence, association building, youth projects, and economic reform. U.S. Alumni Outreach Grant can be used for the following … [Read more...]

Apply to Participate in the Summer Youth Assembly at the United Nations, 2016

Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Youth Assembly at the United Nations (YA) is currently inviting applications from across the globe in order to discuss and examine the important role of youth in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. The program will be held in New York. The 2016 Summer edition will feature three days of plenary sessions and interactive workshops where youth will develop the skills they need to take a stand and enact change in their communities and globally. The … [Read more...]

CODESRIA’s International Conference Addressing Psychosocial Disorders in Children and Youth in Africa

Deadline: 10 April 2016 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is currently inviting the researchers for its programmes on Health of the Child and Youth, aiming at encouraging and developing research in the areas of health, child, and youth in Africa. For 2016, an international conference will be held on the theme: "Children and Adolescents in Africa in the midst of Psychosocial Disorders." With an urgent and compelling need to raise the issue of … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Commonwealth Bank Staff Community Fund Community Grants

Deadline: 28 March 2016 The Commonwealth Bank is currently inviting applications from the youth-focused community organisations across Australia, for its Staff Community Fund Community Grants to support the health and well being of Australian youth. Award Information The maximum amount payable by the SCF for each successful application will be $10,000. However, the SCF, in its absolute discretion, may choose to pay an amount less than $10,000 (the “Community Grant”). Eligibility … [Read more...]

UNESCO: International Fund for the Promotion of Culture 2016

Deadline: 31 May 2016 Are you an artist or creator? Are you an NGO or a non-profit private body or a public body, whose activities contribute to the promotion of culture and artistic creation? If yes then apply for the International Fund for the Promotion of Culture 2016. The United Nations Educational, scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is currently inviting applicants for its International Fund for the Promotion of Culture 2016. The resources of the International Fund for the … [Read more...]

Apply for Youth Entrepreneurship Support Programme: Seeking Young Nigerian Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: Ongoing The Bank of Industry (BOI) is currently inviting applicants from Nigerian for its Youth Entrepreneurship Support (YES) Programme, which focus on young aspiring entrepreneurs within the age bracket of 18 – 35 years that have viable business ideas by developing a Product Program. Objectives The YES Programme has the following broad objectives: To create an interactive learning platform to train young aspiring entrepreneurs in entrepreneurship and business management that … [Read more...]

Participate in Go Green in the City Global Challenge! Find Solutions for Sustainable Energy

Deadline: 15 April 2016 Schneider Electric is inviting applicants to participate in its sixth annual Go Green in the City global business case challenge that will give a chance to revolutionize energy management and gain unique insight into one of the leading global energy management companies. Go Green in the City is the ultimate global student competition for sustainable energy solutions. Benefits Go Green in the City provides an opportunity to learn about Schneider Electric and to … [Read more...]

Capacity Building Workshop of the EU-Middle East Forum (EUMEF) for the Young Professionals from the MENA Region

Deadline: 28 March 2016 DGAP's EU-Middle East Forum (EUMEF), in cooperation with the Robert Bosch Stiftung, the Swedish Institute Alexandria and Istanbul Policy Center (IPC), is currently inviting applications from the young and mid-level professionals, for its upcoming Capacity Building Workshop on “Turkey and Egypt in 2025: Foreseeing Challenges and Opportunities” (Scenario Planning and Strategic Policy Analysis), which will take place in Istanbul on June 01 – 04, 2016. Objectives The … [Read more...]

Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition: Check the Eligibility Criteria and Application Process

Prizes and Recognition Grand Prize, 2nd Prize, 3rd Prize and People’s Choice Prize winners for the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition will be selected in each of the following two categories: Best Ideas Category: Innovative ideas and plans to be implemented (by the entrant or by others) Best Projects Category: Already existing enterprise which has demonstrated social impact Prizes: Grand Prize winners and the People’s Choice Prize winners will receive a Gold Medal and a … [Read more...]

Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition: Empowering Young Entrepreneurs to create a Sustainable World

Deadline: 30 June 2016 The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition, presented by Digital Experts United, Goi Peace Foundation and Stiftung Entrepreneurship, is currently inviting the participants from around the world, to submit their innovative ideas and projects with a societal impact, which champion and implement one or more of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is a global programme and an online platform, which supports the … [Read more...]

FY 2016: Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program

Deadline: 9 May 2016 The Office of Citizen Exchanges of the Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is currently inviting applicants for its FY 2016 Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program to provide scholarships for approximately 900 high school students (ages 15- 18.5 at the start of the program) from eligible countries with significant Muslim populations to spend an academic year or a semester in the United States. Goals Promote better understanding by youth from … [Read more...]

Apply for YSEALI Professional Fellows Program: Strengthening Leadership Development & Networking!

Deadline: 15 April 2016 The Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative is currently seeking applications for its YSEALI Professional Fellows Program, provide participants a month-long fellowship at U.S.-based non-profit or other organizations, government offices or legislative bodies. Fellows will work with community leaders to enhance their practical expertise, leadership skills and professional contacts to address issues in their home communities. YSEALI Professionals will have five-week … [Read more...]

Climate Change Writing and COP22 Fellowship for Young Writers from across the Globe

Deadline: 20 May 2016 Climate Tracker, the global youth writing movement, is currently inviting the young writers from around the world for the Climate Change Writing and COP22 Fellowship to make an impact in their countries through writing. Since 2009, Climate Tracker has sent its ALL-STAR teams to the UN climate Negotiations. This November, another amazing team will be sent to Morocco. There, they will get a chance to stand face-to-face with the world’s leaders, as they build on the historic … [Read more...]

Apply for Peace Revolution International Fellowship Programme 2016 in Thailand!

Deadline: 30 April 2016 Peace Revolution is currently inviting applicants for its International Fellowship Programme 2016 in Thailand that offers a 14 days intensive training program providing participants with deeper insight in the relationship between inner peace and sustainable world peace and enhancing their ability to create peace within their family, professional and social environment. Participants will gain knowledge of various theoretical approaches that include: Conflict … [Read more...]

Apply for YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa Programme 2016!

Deadline: 21 March 2016 Are you ready to embrace your inner leadership and change your community? If yes, then apply for the eighth and ninth cohorts of the YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa Programme 2016. The YALI Regional Leadership Centers is currently inviting Young African Leaders for its YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa Programme 2016. YALI promotes three models designed to identify and empower young leaders: the YALI Mandela Washington Fellowship, YALI Network, and … [Read more...]

USIP: Call for Concept Notes to Promote Youth Engagement and Counter Violent Extremism in Libya and Tunisia

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) is seeking concept notes for its grant making program in order to promote youth engagement and counter violent extremism in Libya and Tunisia. USIP's mission is to build the capacity of local actors and institutions to prevent, mitigate, and manage conflict through integrated approaches and partnerships. Objectives Building capacity for conflict resolution and conflict prevention among local youth groups, university … [Read more...]

European Union: Enhancing the Employability of Egyptian Youth

Deadline: 28 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for the programme entitled "Support to the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Reform in Egypt - Phase II"  with an objective to enhance the employability of Egyptian youth and unemployed/low-skilled workers and improve their transition to employment, through development /update and implementation of training programmes, in particular, retraining and entrepreneurship programmes with the contribution of … [Read more...]

EPIM Call for Proposals: Supporting CSOs Working for the Protection of Unaccompanied & Separated Children

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Stavros Niarchos Foundation and the Bodossaki Foundation have announced applications for its European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM) to support civil society organisations in Greece with an aim to identification, protection and awareness-raising for unaccompanied and seperated children and youths in Greece. Goals and Objectives Identification: Build safe structures and networks at the first points of arrival and strengthen mechanisms for … [Read more...]

European Union: Promoting Youth Participation towards Democracy, Human Rights and Social Justice in Lebanon

Deadline: 12 April 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations to promote youth development goals as set in the Youth Policy in Lebanon. EU support to civil society organisations will be channelled through the EU funded "Promotion of Social Justice" Programme which aims at promoting democracy, human rights and social justice in Lebanon.  This programme foresees promoting youth participation in planning and decision making in order to promote social cohesion in Lebanon economic, … [Read more...]