DOL/ETA: Seeking Applications for Pathways to Justice Careers Program for Youth

Deadline: 9 May 2016 The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is seeking applications from eligible entities for the Pathways to Justice Careers (PJC) program designed to support access and entry into career pathways for at-risk and court-involved youth ages 16-21. The PJC grants will use a career pathways model adapted for in-school youth to ensure that participants are encouraged to graduate from high school or earn a high school equivalency degree and … [Read more...]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: Seeking Proposals for Youth Engagement, Education and Employment Programs

Deadline: 21 May 2016 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s (USFWS or Service) National Youth Development Program is seeking proposals from non-profit, state and local government youth-serving organizations with the interest and capacity to work cooperatively with the USFWS to develop and administer projects focused on providing employment, educational and public-service opportunities for U.S. citizens and legal residents. Projects are developed based on needs identified by USFWS offices at the … [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...]

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control: 2016 Traineeship Programme

Deadline: 11 January 2016 The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) is inviting applicants for its traineeship program that provides trainees with an understanding of the Centre and its role within the activities of the European Union and provides them with an opportunity to acquire practical knowledge and professional experience. ECDC's mission is to identify, assess and communicate current and emerging threats to human health posed by infectious … [Read more...]

Next Generation Women Leaders Award: Inviting Women based across Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Deadline: 30 November 2015 McKinsey & Company is inviting female student across Europe, Middle East and Africa for the Next Generation Women Leaders Award. This will also be an opportunity for women to learn more about McKinsey and their people and to join an exceptional group of the peers. McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm that serves leading businesses, governments, nongovernmental organizations, and not-for-profits. The company help their clients make … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals Combating the Worst forms of Child Labour (WFCL) and related Trafficking and Unsafe Migration of Children in Tanzania

Deadline: 16 November 2015 Terre des Hommes Netherlands (TdH-NL) is inviting non-governmental organisations (NGOs or CSOs) with the required framework to submit full proposals on- Combating the Worst forms of Child Labour (WFCL) and related Trafficking and Unsafe Migration of Children in Tanzania. Priority Areas 4 Child Exploitation areas have been identified as programming priorities: Children in Worst Forms of Child Labour (WFCL): with a particular emphasis on child domestic workers … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Indo-Swedish Joint Research Programme 2015

Deadline: 10 November 2015 The Department of Science and Technology (DST) in India together with the Swedish Research Council, Vinnova (the Swedish Innovation Agency), the Swedish Research Council Formas, is currently inviting applications from the researchers of India, for the Indo-Swedish Joint Research Programme 2015, in order to support research of the highest scientific quality in the areas of medicine and health and the natural and engineering sciences bringing together the faculty and … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals Under Women Technology Park: Science and Technology for Women

Deadline: 31 December 2015 The Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India (GoI), is currently inviting applications from the Indian scientists for the implementation of a scheme- Science and Technology for Women with a view to empower women through inputs of Science and Technology. Objectives To promote research, development and adaptation of technology to improve the quality of life, workings conditions for women. To provide newer opportunities for gainful … [Read more...]

Human Rights LL.M. Fellowship 2016-2017: Supporting Students Pursuing an LL.M. Degree at Columbia

Deadline: 15 December 2015 The Columbia Law School is inviting individuals with extraordinary potential in the field of international human rights, for its Human Rights LL.M. Fellowship (2016-2017) in order to support students pursuing an LL.M. degree at Columbia who show exceptional commitment and potential to use their education to become innovators and leaders in human rights practice and/or academia. Benefits LL.M. Human Rights Fellows will receive: Tailored skills and career … [Read more...]

Skills Development Advisor II at FHI 360, USA

Deadline: Ongoing The FHI 360 is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Skills Development Advisor II based in Washington DC, USA. FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Key Job Responsibilities The Skills Development Advisor will perform the following functions- Develop strategies to increase learning and skills building for … [Read more...]

The African Union Print Media Awards: Enabling Media to reach all Corners of Africa!  

Deadline: 31 October 2015 The African Union has launched a program called African Union Print Media Awards that seeks to work with the media to reach all corners of the African continent with news and views about African development issues. The topic for this inaugural competition of the AU Print Media Awards will be “Women’s Empowerment and Development Towards Agenda 2063”. AU's vision is to achieve “an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, an Africa driven and managed by its own … [Read more...]

USAID’s Let Girls Learn Initiative Call for Concept Notes

Deadline: 30 November 2015 The United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Broad Agency Announcement for Let Girls Learn Initiative seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, testing, and scaling of innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions to address adolescent girls’ education. USAID invites organizations and companies to participate with USAID to create strategic, focused and results-oriented … [Read more...]

USAID-Cross-Border Health Integrated Partnership Project to Improve Health Issues in Vulnerable communities in Africa

Deadline: 2 November 2015 The Measure Evaluation, a programme of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is currently inviting applications for its Cross-Border Health Integrated Partnership Project (CB-HIPP) in Africa. The programme seeks to strengthen monitoring and evaluation functions and systems and build individual, organizational, and national capacity to assess the effectiveness of public health interventions. The goal of CB-HIPP is to catalyze and support … [Read more...]

Rothamsted International Fellowships for Phd Students: Research Promoting Agriculture & Environmental Needs in Developing Countries

Deadline:  21 December 2015 Rothamsted Research is currently inviting applications for its Rothamsted International Fellowship Scheme. The aim of the RI Fellowship Scheme is to support the exchange of skills and technologies between scientists from developing countries and Rothamsted Research. The RI Fellowships will benefit agricultural and environmental sustainability, thereby improving food quality and production in developing countries. The research must: Promote the exchange of … [Read more...]

AFRINYPE: Inviting Youth Policy Experts across 54 African Countries

Deadline: 16 November 2015 The African Network of Youth Policy Experts(AFRINYPE) is inviting youth policy experts across 54 African countries to apply for country membership/coordinator of the AFRINYPE to encourage young people from under represented and marginalised groups and youth policy practitioners working with underrepresented and marginalised groups (such as young people with disabilities, indigenous youth, youth from rural communities/young farmers, young people from conflict … [Read more...]

Program Director, Women’s Economic Empowerment Program at IREX International, Jordan

Deadline: Ongoing The International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Program Director, Women's Economic Empowerment Program, based in Amman, Jordan. IREX is an international nonprofit organization providing thought leadership and innovative programs to promote positive lasting change globally. Key Job Responsibilities The Program Director will perform the following functions- Provide vision and strategic … [Read more...]

African Union Video Documentary Media Awards 2015: Open Opportunity for Journalists in AU Member States!

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...]

Echidna Global Scholars Program: Promoting Girls’ Education in Developing Countries

Deadline: 30 November 2015 The Center for Universal Education at The Brookings Institution is seeking applications for Echidna Global Scholars program in order to help build expertise on girls' education policies and programs in developing countries. This program is designed to offer guest scholars from developing countries the opportunity to pursue their own independent research on global education issues with a specific focus on girls' education. Echidna scholars will also be supported … [Read more...]

ELLE Foundation for Women’s Empowerment through Education, Training & Information

Applications can be submitted throughout the year Elle Foundation has been supporting the development, emancipation and women’s place in society since its establishment in 2004. It provides financial support to projects that aim to promote the empowerment of women through education, training and information. Organizations in developing countries should partner with a French or European association to apply for the fund to Elle Foundation. Areas of Interest Education Human … [Read more...]

Past Funded Projects, Eligibility Criteria & Application Process for ABILIS Grants

Past Funded Projects, Eligibility Criteria & Application Process for ABILIS Grants- Past Projects Creating self-employment for the women with disabilities – Bangladesh Working together for Inclusive education – Tajikistan Welfare Association for Rehabilitation of Disabled and Society, WARDS working in enhancing educational and vocational training for disabled children in Bangalore- India Advanced Level Vocational Training Sewing and Cutting to Women with Disabilities – … [Read more...]