Deadline: 20 June 2016 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is seeking proposals from eligible organizations for Youth Debate Training and Competition intending Afghan youth to develop skills required for successful civic engagement (e.g., public speaking, critical thinking, team-building, in-depth research) through formal debate training and competition. Funding Information The Base Period award floor and ceiling are set at $70,000 and $100,000. … [Read more...]
Deadline: 25 May 2016 U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is seeking proposals from the eligible organisations for the U.S.-China Training Programs for Afghan Cooperation and Reconstruction, an open competition for an assistance award for a cooperative agreement to implement: A two-week training program in the U.S. for up to 15 Afghan professionals in a specific sector of Afghan development (e.g. agriculture). A second, preferably concurrent, two-week training program in the U.S. for up … [Read more...]
Applications Open for 2016 Innovation Competition by MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity
Deadline: 28 March 2016 Applications are open for the 2016 Innovation Competition by Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity. The competition aims to transform lives of people by supporting Financial Innovation. The MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity is a US$50 million challenge fund to extend financial services to people living in poverty. Is your idea innovative? The ideas will be judged on the basis of following questions: What is the potential for the … [Read more...]
Apply for Mo Entrepreneurs Competition: Recognizing and Supporting the Efforts of Young Tanzanian Entrepreneurs!
Deadline: 26 February 2016 Mo Dewji Foundation and Darecha Limited are collaboratively seeking applications from young entrepreneurs in Tanzania for its Mo Entrepreneurs Competition to recognize and support their efforts. The competition seeks young entrepreneurs who have the passion, drive, and determination to grow their start-ups. The competition launches a platform that will enable Mohammed Dewji to support young entrepreneurs who are running highly potential start ups but lack further … [Read more...]
Submit Entries for Human Rights Essay Award 2016: Get a Full Scholarship to Attend the Program of Advanced Studies in Human Rights & Humanitarian Law in Washington
Deadline: 1 February 2016 Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is currently inviting essay submissions for its Human Rights Essay Award 2016. The Human Rights Essay Award is an annual competition sponsored by the Academy and seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law. Participants have the flexibility to choose any subject related to the assigned topic. The essay has to be a legal article. Awardees will receive a full scholarship to attend … [Read more...]
Deadline: 30 November 2015 The wildlife fund "FLORANIMAL" is inviting applicants for Golden Turtle Wildlife fine arts competition. Applicants can be nominated for the following nomination categories Painting Portrait of Animal: Portrait image of any wild animals. The main criteria in the nomination - a successful display of character, the "soul" of the animal - through his emotions, posture, eye expression. Animals in Nature: Works in this category should reflect the unity of the … [Read more...]
The wildlife fund "FLORANIMAL" is organizing Golden Turtle contest that includes various creative competition with an aim to identify the best works and projects demonstrating the beauty and harmony of wild nature. Golden Turtle will represent the best works submitted to the contest, as well as other projects aimed at preserving wildlife annually held in Moscow. The Golden Turtle is a largest international eco-cultural educational project, carried out in Russia. The various competition of … [Read more...]
Deadline: 31 December 2015 The wildlife fund "FLORANIMAL" is the organizing Golden Turtle Best Art Design Competition, exhibition for environment and wildlife conservation. Nomination Categories Poster: Environmental Problems-Posters on free subject highlighting the problem of preservation of the environment on the planet. Nature and impact (both negative and positive) of anthropogenic factor on it, or any other topic affecting the interaction of the environment and … [Read more...]
Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Liedts-Meesen is currently inviting applications for its biennial update_6/New Technological Art Award 2016. The aim of the competition is to present works in accordance with Update’s mission. The submitted work may have been exhibited previously, but the jury reserves the right to exclude creations that turn out to be not realizable within the limits of the practical possibilities of the Liedts-Meesen Foundation, keeping in mind that the works will be displayed … [Read more...]
Deadline: 15 November 2015 Africa Youth Peace Call (AYPC) is currently inviting essay entries from African students for its Liberty & Entrepreneurship Camp 2016 (Winter Session). This Essay Competition is to encourage students to prepare ahead of the Winter Liberty & Entrepreneurship Camp 2016, scheduled at Keta in the Volta Region of Ghana from 3-8 January, 2016. Competition Topic "Five Barriers to Prosperity in Africa: Unchaining the Economy through Economic Freedom” Prizes … [Read more...]
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: 2015 Continuum of Care Program to end Homelessness!
Deadline: 20 November 2015 The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced initial announcement for Continuum of Care Program Competition to promote a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness. This program will provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, states, and local governments to quickly re-house homeless individuals, families, persons fleeing domestic violence, and youth while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused by … [Read more...]
Deadline: 14 November 2015 JISA - Union of ICT Societies of Serbia in cooperation with the CEPIS - Council of European Professional Informatics Societies, EEIG - European Economic Chamber of Trade Commerce and Industry, regional chambers of commerce, information technology associations and numerous experts will award this year the best business solutions based on the use of ICT through its Diskobolos Competition 2015. Diskobolos is given to those companies with the best ICT … [Read more...]
National Journalism Awards 2016: An Open Opportunity for All Professional Journalists Working in Uganda!
Deadline: 20 January 2016 The African Centre for Media Excellence (ACME) is inviting all professional journalists working in Uganda to apply for National Journalism Awards 2016. The goal of the awards is to improve the quality of journalism in Uganda by inspiring and recognizing excellence in reporting on public affairs issues. Objectives The Awards are intended to: Inspire young journalists to embrace enterprise and investigative journalism; Increase the quantity and quality of … [Read more...]