Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Yale University is seeking applications for The Yale Young African Scholars Program (YYAS), which is designed for African secondary school students who have the talent, drive, energy, and ideas to make meaningful impacts as young leaders, even before they begin their university studies. YYAS brings together students from across Africa in this seven-day, residential program and helps prepare them for the demanding application process of attending university in … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Yale Young African Scholars 2016!
Deadline: 30 April 2016 The government of Heilongjiang Province is inviting students for Heilongjiang Government Scholarship to support international students with excellent performance, who are to study in the appointed educational institutions in Heilongjiang province, for degrees at different levels. The scholarship is divided into the following three categories and is granted to the relevant institutions that accept international students: Doctoral Degree Student’s Scholarship: A … [Read more...] about Heilongjiang Government Scholarship: Supporting International Students with Excellent Performance
Deadline: 1 February 2016 Postdoctoral Fellowships on Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions (IMMANA Fellowships) aims to create a cadre of emerging leaders in agriculture, nutrition, and health research. The IMMANA programme offers six Fellowships per year as part of which the Fellows will be provided with a 12-month stipend and will work under the supervision of two mentors. The Fellowships are part of the larger IMMANA programme, an initiative funded with UK … [Read more...] about IMMANA Fellowships: Creating a Cadre of Emerging Leaders in Agriculture, Nutrition and Health Research!
Deadline: 5 November 2015 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to fund a program entitled “Engaging Somalis in Peaceful Political Processes (ES3P)”. ES3P activities will focus on political processes within Somalia, including in Somaliland and Punt land. Activities may also encompass work with emerging states and interim regional authorities as they develop electoral … [Read more...] about USAID: Engaging Somalis in Peaceful Political Processes
Deadline: Various International journalists: 1 December 2015 U.S. journalists (U.S. citizens): 31 January 2016 The Nieman Foundation is inviting journalists working in all media in every country around the world for Nieman-Berkman Fellowship in Journalism Innovation.Each year, the Nieman Foundation awards paid fellowships to up to 24 journalists working in print, broadcast, digital and audiovisual media. The Fellowship in Journalism Innovation brings individuals to Harvard University … [Read more...] about Nieman-Berkman Fellowship in Journalism Innovation: Inviting Journalists Worldwide!
Deadline: 1 December 2015 Applications are currently open for Visegrad Fund's Small grants! The International Visegrad Fund founded by four countries the Czech Republic, Hungary, the Republic of Poland, and the Slovak Republic (collectively called Visegrad Group [V4] Countries annually provides small grants to organizations around the globe to facilitate and promote the development of closer cooperation among citizens and institutions in the region as well as between the V4 region and other … [Read more...] about Visegrad Fund: Small Grants for Smaller Scale Projects (max. budget of €6,000) Promoting Development in V4 Countries
Deadline: 31 October 2015 The African Union is accepting entries for African Union Video Documentary Media Awards 2015. The program seeks to work with the media to reach all corners of the African continent with news and views about African development issues with “Women’s Empowerment and Development towards Agenda 2063” being the thematic area. African Union is the continent’s unique pan African body and its vision is to achieve an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, an Africa driven … [Read more...] about African Union Video Documentary Media Awards 2015: Open Opportunity for Journalists in AU Member States!
Deadline: 1 December 2015 The Asia Foundation is accepting applications for the Asia Foundation Development Fellows program which is designed to be a multifaceted experience, enhancing leadership skills, Asian development knowledge, professional networks, and international exposure for Asian professionals. The program also provides the flexibility for Fellows to custom-tailor their own professional development component and to stay in their current occupations while participating in the … [Read more...] about Apply for Asia Foundation Development Fellows Program!
Deadline: 7 December 2015 The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) is currently seeking proposals from the eligible Indians for the Alumni Awards Competition 2015-2016. USIEF promotes mutual understanding between the nationals of India and the U.S. through the educational exchange of outstanding scholars, professionals and students. Themes Seminars/Workshops can be organized in the following fields: Agricultural Sciences; Arts and Culture Management; Climate … [Read more...] about Apply for USIEF’s Alumni Awards Competition 2015-2016
The Commonwealth Fund is a private foundation that aims to promote a high performing health care system that achieves better access, improved quality, and greater efficiency, particularly for society's most vulnerable, including low-income people, the uninsured, minority Americans, young children, and elderly adults. The Fund carries out this mandate by supporting independent research on health care issues and making grants to improve health care practice and policy. Here are three open health … [Read more...] about Visit Three Open Health Fellowships by Commonwealth Fund!