KU Leuven Travel Grants for Researchers from Developing Countries – 2016.

  Brief Description:  KU Leuven is offering travel grants to researchers from OECD countries. The grants are meant to help the researchers pay for a research visit to Belgium.With this programme, KU Leuven wishes to stimulate South-North exchanges. The programme intends to offer new opportunities to researchers to stimulate capacity-building in the South. The programme is funded from the KU Leuven development cooperation budget, […]

Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women in Aviation 2016

Brief Description:  The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), in partnership with International Aviation Women’s Association (IAWA), is pleased to announce the launch of a photo contest seeking to promote Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women in Aviation. The contest provides participants with an opportunity to showcase their creativity and to share ideas on gender equality […]

Vodacom Journalism Awards 2016 for South African Journalists

Brief Description:  Vodacom is very proud to honour the kind of journalism on which ongoing dialogue and the wellbeing of humankind both depend. Today in the age of constant mobile connection, journalism’s role of telling the stories that elicit vibrant conversation is more important than ever, because the full positive potential of dynamic interconnection and […]

French Republic 2016 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize ( €70,000 Prize).

Brief Description: Applications are now open for the 2016 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize of the French Republic, awarded by the Prime Minister of the French Government. This Prize, which was set up in 1988, is awarded in recognition and support for the completion of individual or collective projects carried out in the field, […]

Electronic Soundscapes 2 Call for applications for DJs (producers only), 2016

Brief Description: Institut Français du Nigeria and Goethe-Institut Nigeria are organizing a second Electronic Music workshop as a follow-up to the very successful first edition that took place in 2015. The workshop is aimed at expanding the scope of Nigerian music’s already booming scene and previously featured 6 participants DJs and music producers. Nigeria boasts […]

5th Global Education and Youth Training Course for youth multipliers

Brief Description: Are you a young key multiplier playing an active role in a youth organisation, willing to gain skills to promote and disseminate principles of Global Development Education (GDE) to other young people? Do you want to develop competences to facilitate peer-learning processes with other young people based on the practice of GDE? If […]

Google RISE (Roots in Science and Engineering) Awards 2016/2017 for Organizations Promoting Computer Science Education

Description: The Google RISE Awards is an annual grants program for nonprofit organizations worldwide that promote computer science education opportunities. These efforts reach K-12/pre-university students, with an emphasis on girls and minorities who have historically been underrepresented in the field. Google RISE (Roots in Science and Engineering) Awards are grants for organizations across the globe that: […]

George Washington University Global Leaders Fellowship for Graduate Students, 2016/2017

Brief Description: The Global Leaders Fellowship is for incoming graduate students (master’s and doctoral) at the George Washington University who will return to their countries of origin to apply skills learned through their formal education at the GW. The fellowship is intended for GW graduate students who will be future leaders in their fields in […]

World Young Women’s Christian Association (World YWCA) Internship Programme – Geneva, Switzerland (Fully Funded), 2017

Brief Description: Every year, the World YWCA offers two or more one-year internships and two short-term internships for young women from the movement who are passionate about women’s rights and global change. The application period for the World YWCA Internship Programme 2017 is now open. The application deadline for the one-year internship programme is September 30, 2016 and […]

Three Dot Dash Global Teen Leadership Program 2017 (Fully Funded to Just Peace Summit in New York, USA), 2017

Brief Description: Three Dot Dash is looking for 25 — 35 Global Teen Leaders (GTLs) who are doing extraordinary work that helps meet one or more of the basic human needs: food, water, health, shelter, education, safety and the environment — thus, creating a more peaceful society. Three Dot Dash identifies 25-35 Global Teen Leaders […]

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