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: 15 January 2016 Valeo is inviting young students around the world for the "Valeo Innovation Challenge 2016", to become players in automotive innovation with an aim to reward an innovative automobile-related project (technological innovation or idea for new ways of using the car) that is the product of the imagination of students worldwide. The finalists will present their projects to a jury in Paris in October 2016. Through this contest, Valeo is showing that innovation lies at … [Read more...] about International Student Contest: Apply for the Valeo Innovation Challenge 2016!
FundsforNGOs Premium Donor Database has 10,000+ donor profiles with complete information about purpose, geographical areas of funding and contact details. From this database, we have compiled ten foundations from Europe that accept project ideas or proposals for projects working to eradicate poverty in developing countries. If you are a FundsforNGOs Premium Member, you can login and download this compilation in PDF format here. Not a Premium Member? Sign up now at 50% Discount. Premium … [Read more...] about Download PDF: Ten European Foundations Funding Projects to Eradicate Poverty Around the World
Deadline: 21 December 2015 Applications are invited for Asia Pacific Effie Awards Program 2016. APAC Effie is recognized by advertisers and agencies as the gold symbol of marketing effectiveness in the region, a pre-eminent award that celebrates and awards ideas that work. Winners will be announced at the Awards Gala in Singapore in April 2016. Key dates 15/10/2015 Call for Entry 23/11/2015 On-time Deadline 07/12/2015 Extended Deadline 21/12/2015 Final Deadline 01/2016 Judging … [Read more...] about The Asia Pacific Effie Awards Program 2016 (APAC)
Deadline: 2 November 2015 Driver of food Choice is currently accepting proposals for competitive grants program to improve food & nutrition security in Lower and middle income countries. The DFC Competitive Grants Program will fund research grants that use qualitative or quantitative methods or both to examine key aspects of food choice in one or more of the thirty-four countries that account for 90% of the global burden of under nutrition. This grants program is funded by the Bill & … [Read more...] about A New Grant Open to Improve Food & Nutrition Security in Lower & Middle Income Countries
Deadline: 30 November 2015 Applications are invited from African individuals and Businesses that indicate ideas and innovative solutions on Education, Healthcare, Technology, Energy and Agriculture for African Innovations Award (AIA) 2015. The African Innovations Award seeks to promote uniqueness amongst African businesses and individuals to raise the bar by inspiring the next generation to be distinct and establish outstanding businesses that can compete internationally. The winners of AIA … [Read more...] about African Innovations Award 2015: Give your Unique Ideas on Agriculture, Education & Health & Win $5000!
Deadline: 30 October 2015 AGCO is currently inviting applications from young peoples in Africa for its Africa Ambassador Contest 2016 to innovative ideas or business concepts that could help to develop the agricultural sector in Africa in an inclusive way. Agribusiness in Africa is Inclusive and Sustainable Growth the Summit will showcase innovations in agricultural financing; advances in supply chain linkages connecting farmers to their markets; and original business ideas promoting food … [Read more...] about 2016 Africa Ambassador Contest: Submit your Innovative Agricultural Idea to Develop the Agricultural sector in Africa
Letter of intent can be submitted at any time The Nestlé Foundation offers different award and grant categories. Sustainable improvement in human nutrition is one of the major issues in the portfolio of the Foundation. The eligibility criteria as well as the Research objectives and topics have to be fulfilled independently from the award category. During more than 40 years basic and applied research in nutrition has been supported by the Foundation in more than 50 developing … [Read more...] about Nestle Foundation- Various Research Grants on Food & Nutrition
Deadline for short course registration: 25 April 2016 Deadline for NFP: 20 October 2015 Wageningen UR Center for Development Innovation (CDI) will conduct short term course “Monitoring, evaluation and impact assessment of food and nutrition security programmes” from 6 June 2016 to 24 June 2016 in the Netherlands. In this course participants will learn what a M&E system for food and nutrition security entails. Emphasis will be placed on what steps are needed within the M&E system to … [Read more...] about Netherlands Fellowship on Monitoring, Evaluation and Impact assessment of food and Nutrition Security Programmes (6 June 2016 to 24 June 2016) Short Course
Deadline: 31 October 2015 The Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW) is inviting applicants with its Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities program (JESH) that offers scientists from selected countries the opportunity to establish new international contacts at the highest level without any restrictions concerning research fields. Incoming scientists will be able to work with outstanding researchers in Austria. JESH is a stimulation program of the OeAW offering scientists from selected … [Read more...] about Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities Program for Outstanding Researchers