Ashoka’s Youth Venture has announced the launch of the 5th annual Staples Youth Social Entrepreneur Competition, in partnership with Staples Foundation. This year’s global competition is open to any youth 12-24 years old who use innovation and technology to drive their venture and improve their community. Youth are invited to share their story about how… [Read More]
Latest Grants, Fellowships and Resources for Youths
A list of latest grants and fellowship opportunities for youths and youth-led NGOs around the world.
The Mo Ibrahim Foundation offers a range of academic scholarships to support aspiring leaders for the African continent. These scholarships represent the full extent of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation’s current academic support. Candidates from sub-Saharan Africa, who meet the different criteria for each programme, are encouraged to apply for these scholarships. Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships The… [Read More]
Ten years after the first Afghanistan Conference in Bonn in 2001, a follow-up conference is being held in Bonn again on 5 December 2011. Together with Afghanistan, the goal of this conference is to discuss all the aspects of the present situation in the country and give a concrete shape to the transition process and… [Read More]
The Weeramantry International Centre for Peace Education and Research (WICPER), founded by H.E. Judge C.G. Weeramantry, former Vice-President of the International Court of Justice, is organizing a week-long, regional conference for youth leaders from each of the SAARC countries – Bangladesh, India, Maldives, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Topics will focus on a… [Read More]
UNESCO seeks applications from young researchers from developing countries, especially the least developed countries (LDCs), to apply for grants through the UNESCO-Keizo Obuchi Programme (UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme) financed by the Government of Japan. This programme named after the former prime minister of Japan, offers a total of 20 research scholarships valued between US$6,000… [Read More]
The Population Reference Bureau (PRB) in collaboration with the Building Reproductive Health Capacity Project, a joint collaboration between Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) in the United States and the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine of Assiut University (DPHAU) in Egypt, seeks applications for a policy communication workshop that is scheduled… [Read More]