2016 Women PeaceMakers Program: Inviting Women Engaged in Peace-building & Human Rights!

Deadline: 25 April 2016 The University of San Diego is calling applications for 2016 Women PeaceMakers Program (WPM) that is a unique residency program for women engaged in peace-building and human rights. It involves learning, teaching and taking the time to narrate a personal, unique story of peacemaking. Through better understanding of individual human rights advocacy and peacebuilding work, the program aims to build greater cross-cultural understanding and to document the challenges and … [Read more...]

Apply for University of Edinburgh Coca-Cola Scholarships!

Deadline: 1 April 2016 The University of Edinburgh and Coca-Cola are seeking applications from any country in the European Union, excluding the United Kingdom, for a scholarship to provide undergraduate study to students in any subject offered by the University. This competitive scholarship covers the full tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance. It is tenable for the duration of the programme of study. The University of Edinburgh was founded by the Edinburgh Town Council and became … [Read more...]

ResilientAfrica Network: Resilience Innovation Challenge 4 Conflict

Deadline: 11 April 2016 ResilientAfrica Network’s (RAN) Eastern Africa Resilience Innovation Lab (EA RI Lab) at Makerere University in Kampala Uganda is inviting applicants for its Resilience Innovation Challenge 4 Conflict (RIC4CONF) with a focus on sourcing, developing, and scaling of transformative technologies and approaches that will strengthen resilience to shocks and stresses that arise from chronic conflict and its effects. RAN is looking to catalyse and incentivize the development of … [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...]

Vodafone Americas Foundation: Funding the best Innovations using Wireless Technology to Address Critical Social Issues around the World

Deadline: 22 February 2016 The Vodafone Americas Foundation is currently inviting applications for its competition- 'designing the Wireless Innovation Project' to promote innovation and increase implementation of wireless related technology for a better world. Total awards up to $600,000 will be available to support projects . The Vodafone Wireless Innovation Project (the “competition”) seeks to identify and fund the best innovations using wireless related technology to address critical social … [Read more...]

Project Director at Jhpiego, Zambia

Deadline: Ongoing The Johns Hopkins University (Jhpiego) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Project Director in Zambia. The Project Director / Technical Director for an HIV program that has a goal of reducing the number of new HIV infections among military personnel in Zambia. Jhpiego is an international, nonprofit health organization, working with health experts, governments and community leaders to ensure high-quality health care for their … [Read more...]

Development and Special Events Manager at Jhpiego, USA

Deadline: Ongoing The Johns Hopkins University (Jhpiego) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Development and Special Events Manager at Los Angeles, California US. The Development and Special Events Manager performs a variety of professional functions to assist the Development Office’s strategy with fundraising and donor cultivation on the West coast. Jhpiego is an international, nonprofit health organization, working with health experts, governments … [Read more...]

Deputy Chief of Party at Jhpiego, Malawi

Deadline: Ongoing The Johns Hopkins University (Jhpiego) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Deputy Chief of Party in Malawi. The Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) will manage the day-to-day management and human resources for an upcoming USAID integrated health project. Jhpiego is an international, nonprofit health organization, working with health experts, governments and community leaders to ensure high-quality health care for their people. Key Jobs … [Read more...]

Gbowee Peace Foundation: Africa Scholarship for one African Female Student from Liberia, Nigeria or Ghana

Deadline: 13 November 2015 The University of Dundee in partnership with Leymah Gbowee Foundation is offering  one African female student, from Liberia, Nigeria or Ghana, the opportunity to undertake a 1 year Masters degree at the University of Dundee for both tuition fees and living expenses up to a total of £20,000. Leymah Gbowee was a single mother of four, living in the war-ravaged nation of Liberia, struggling to feed her children and living in constant fear of brutal death at the … [Read more...]

Field Safety Adviser at UNOPS, Syria

Deadline: 9 November 2015 The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Field Safety Adviser in Damascus, Syria.  The duration of this position is of One year. UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Key Jobs Responsibilities Field Safety Adviser will perform the following functions- Assist in collecting, … [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...]

Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Deadline: 31st December 2015 Applicants are invited for Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship that aims to encourage women to excel in computing and technology, and become active role models and leaders in this field. A group of female undergraduate and graduate students will be chosen from the applicant pool, and scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate's academic background, passion for increasing the involvement of women in computer science, and demonstrated … [Read more...]

Global Student Entrepreneur Awards: Inspiring Students to adopt Entrepreneurial Endeavors

Deadline: Various The Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition for undergraduate (college/university) students who own and operate businesses. Nominees compete against their peers from around the world for the chance to win capital and in-kind prizes from sponsor organizations. EO GSEA supports student entrepreneurs who require much needed mentorship, recognition and connections to take their businesses to the next level of success with a vision to be the … [Read more...]

SIVA Visiting Artist Fellowship Programme 2016

Deadline: 31 December 2015 The Summer Institute for Visual Arts (SIVA) is currently seeking applications for its summer 2016 Visiting Artist Fellowships. SIVA offers four Visiting Artist Fellowships along side a Master of Arts in Studio Art and Theory (MART) program. Fellowships are awarded to a diverse group of international artists representing a range of practices and disciplines. During their five-week residency, each visiting artist fellow is provided housing, a private studio space, … [Read more...]

2016 Hult Prize Challenge: Win $1,000,000 in start up funding

Deadline: 18 December 2015 The Hult Prize is a start-up accelerator for social entrepreneurship which brings together the brightest college and university students from around the globe to solve the world’s most pressing issues. Hult Prize@ gives participants an opportunity to bypass the traditional Hult Prize application process and fast tracks your team and idea through to one of five regional final rounds of competition. The program allows more students to compete around the world, leading … [Read more...]

Finance and Grants Director at Counterpart International, Mozambique

Deadline: Ongoing The Counterpart International is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Finance and Grants Director based in Maputo, Mozambique. The Counterpart International helps people build better lives and more durable futures, community by community by equipping individuals, organizations and communities to become solution creators in their own families, communities, regions and countries. Key Job Responsibilities The Director of Finance will … [Read more...]

Emile-Boutmy Scholarship for Masters Level & Undergraduate Programme

Deadline: Various For masters Level programme: 15 January 2016 For undergraduate programme: 2nd May 2016 Sciences Po created the Emile Boutmy scholarship after the founder of Sciences Po (1871), is inviting the very best international students from outside of the European Union for masters level programme & undergraduate programme. The Emile Boutmy Scholarship is awarded to top students whose profiles match the admissions priorities of Sciences Po and individual course … [Read more...]

IFS Individual Research Grants: Inviting Early-Career Scientists in IFS Eligible Developing Countries

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...]

Wayne S. Vucinich Visiting Scholar Fellowship Program at Stanford University

Deadline: 20 November 2015 The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies at Stanford University invites applications for the Wayne S. Vucinich Visiting Scholar Fellowship. This is a twelve-week residential fellowship to be offered in March-June 2016. Award & Benefits The fellowship award funds international travel, health insurance, and visa support, in addition to a $10,000 stipend for living expenses. The fellow will have access to university libraries and archives … [Read more...]

Orskov Foundation: Apply for Student Grants of up to £2,500!

Deadline: 31 December 2015 The Orskov Foundation is accepting applications for the student grants to help individual students to cover training needs and support a focused programme of community projects. The foundation help individual students with funding to cover training needs and support a focused programme of community projects in Malawi, Rwanda, Indonesia, and Cambodia. Preference will be given to support training aimed at sustainable land use problems with an emphasis on animal, … [Read more...]

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