Deadline: 9 June 2016 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking applications from eligible entities for funding a program entitled "Building Public Health Capacity for Drought Response" with an aim to improve drought preparedness and resiliency among private citizens and to subsequently reduce drought-related morbidity and mortality. This will be done by identifying and qualifying current and potential health effects of drought in the awardees’ region and identifying the … [Read more...] about CDC: Inviting Applicants for Building Public Health Capacity for Drought Response Program
Deadline: 30 November 2015 The British Council in India is currently inviting applications from the Indian citizens for the Charles Wallace India Trust Awards 2016-17, with an aim to provide early to mid career practitioners, a chance to study or gain wider experience and exposure. Priority Areas CWIT covers the following Arts and Heritage Conservation fields of study: Arts Visual Arts Performance, e.g. Dance, Drama, Music, Directing Film - including Script Writing and … [Read more...] about Apply for Charles Wallace India Trust Awards 2016-17!
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: 26 November 2015 The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), Government of India has launched Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) - scheme for eliminating open defecation and for enhancing sanitation and public health outcomes in urban areas of country within five years from October 2nd, 2014 to October 2nd 2019 by providing technical and financial support to state and city governments. Nominations are invited for the awards that cover wide range of good practices across various categories … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Awards 2015- Recognizing Excellence in Urban Sanitation
Deadline: 4 December 2015 Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) has announced funding grants through its Access for Athletes flagship program for equipment such as sports wheelchairs, hand cycles, mono skis and sports prosthetics, and resources for training and competition expenses directly to physically challenged individuals. Access for Athletes surmounts financial impediments to participation in sports, ensuring that challenged athletes are not left on the sidelines because they can’t afford … [Read more...] about Access for Athletes: Challenged Athletes Foundation’s Flagship Program for Physically Challenged Individuals
Deadline: 31 December 2015 The International Foundation for Science (IFS) is inviting early-career scientists in IFS eligible developing countries for its IFS Individual Research Grants to support excellent individual research and to build capacity of early-career scientists in the developing world to undertake research on the sustainable management of biological and water resources. Eligible Countries Afghanistan, Angola , Bangladesh, Benin, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, … [Read more...] about IFS Individual Research Grants: Inviting Early-Career Scientists in IFS Eligible Developing Countries
Deadline: 15 November 2015 The Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies—known as Stanford Seed is seeking applications for its Transformation Program in order to generate impact in the form of jobs and life improvements for people living in poverty. The Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies (Stanford Seed) is a Stanford Graduate School of Business-led initiative intent on ending the cycle of poverty in developing economies. Only Seed provides a combination … [Read more...] about Apply for Stanford Seed Transformation Program in West Africa!
Deadline: 9 November 2015 The public/private partnership between the Department of Science and Technology and the South African sugarcane milling industry is currently inviting applications for its SugarCane technology Enabling Programme for Bio-EnergY (STEP-Bio) Programme. The objectives of the Programme are: Grow significantly the amount of sugarcane processing R&D being conducted in South Africa. Ensure the sugarcane processing R&D conducted is coordinated and aligned with … [Read more...] about STEP-Bio Grant Programme for MSc/MEng/MTech Students in South Africa
Deadline: 26 December 2015 The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is supporting the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) program for the implementation and expansion of Blood Safety activities in the Republic of Zambia under the President’s Emergency plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The purpose of this program is to support the Zambia NBTS in the provision of safe and adequate supply of blood and blood products to health facilities in Zambia and this support will cover a one … [Read more...] about National Blood Transfusion Service: Supporting Implementation and Expansion of Blood Safety Activities in the Republic of Zambia
Deadline: 24 January 2016 In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the first UN General Assembly resolution, which established the goal of eliminating nuclear weapons and all weapons of mass destruction, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs has issued call for entries for the UN Poster for Peace Contest. The contest aims to raise awareness of the need for nuclear disarmament and to inspire citizens across the globe to add their voices, and use their artistic talents, to … [Read more...] about Apply for UN Poster for Peace Contest: Inviting People Worldwide!