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Fellowships for Youths and Youth Organizations around the world

A list of the latest, upcoming and past fellowship opportunities for youths and youth organizations around the world.

World Economic Forum seeking nominations for “Young Global Leader” 2020

The World Economic Forum is seeking nominations for “Young Global Leader” 2020 to engage the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. It was established in 1971 as a not-for-profit foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. The Forum strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global public interest while upholding the highest … [Read more...]

Acumen Fellowship 2018: Building a Pipeline of Leaders

The Acumen Fellowship is now open for applications. The fellowship aims to build a pipeline of elders who understand what it takes to create a lasting change. The Acumen Fellows Program is an intensive leadership development program cultivating a pipeline of tomorrow’s social changemakers. Over the course of a year, Fellows remain in their jobs while participating in five in-person, multi-day immersive seminars and engaging in online content between seminars. Currently operating in … [Read more...]

E4SC: A One-Year Programme to support Young Social Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs for Social Change (E4SC) is a one-year programme, which aims to support young social entrepreneurs and enhance their skills to boost a business idea with a social mission. Their businesses will become powerful driver of economic development and social inclusion, and accelerate the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The participants get equipped with the tools required to start, develop and scale up a social business, they meet like-minded social … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Digital Earth Fellowship 2018-2019

A call for applications has been issued for the Digital Earth Fellowship 2018-2019 for artists and designers based in Africa or Asia, working across a variety of media, who would like to investigate our current technological reality. It is a unique research support programme, which supports experienced artists to reflect, research, experiment and produce work. The fellowship consists of a monthly stipend for work and production costs, mentorship and other various resources. The final results … [Read more...]

Apply for Atlas Corps Fellowship 2018 to serve in the United States

Young individuals are invited to apply for the Atlas Corps Fellowship 2018 to serve in the United States. Atlas Corps is an overseas fellowship for the world's best social change leaders. Its mission is to address critical social issues by developing leaders, strengthening organizations, and promoting innovation through an overseas fellowship of skilled social sector professionals. The Atlas Corps Fellowship typically lasts 12-18 months. For those serving in the United States, we will be … [Read more...]

UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme 2018

UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme is currently open to accepting applications to deserving candidates from developing countries, special attention will be given to those who may wish pursue their research studies in Japan, to women, candidates from LDCs, Africa and SIDS countries who are eager to undertake research on one or more of the topics listed below. The aim of the fellowships is to support innovative and imaginative post-graduate research in four areas of development … [Read more...]

2018 Taiwan Fellowship for Foreign Experts and Scholars

The 2018 Taiwan Fellowship for foreign experts and scholars interested in researches related to Taiwan, cross-strait relations, mainland China, Asia-Pacific region and Sinology to conduct advanced research at universities or academic institutions in Taiwan is now open. 1.Financial assistance (1) Monthly grants are paid at the beginning of every month. a. Professors, associate professors, research fellows, or associate research fellows: NT$60,000. b. Assistant professors, assistant … [Read more...]

The German Chancellor Fellowship – Launch Your Career in Germany

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's German Chancellor Fellowship offers you an opportunity to take the next career step in Germany – irrespective of your field of work. In order to apply, develop your own project idea and find the host of your choice to mentor you. Once your host has confirmed, you can apply for a fellowship. The Fellowship offers: a monthly fellowship of €2,150, €2,450 or €2,750, depending on your qualifications individual mentoring during your stay in Germany … [Read more...]

World Peace Initiative’s Amanda East and Southern Africa Fellowship in Nairobi

The World Peace Initiative is inviting applications for the Amanda East and Southern Africa Fellowship to be held in Nairobi, Kenya from 8-11 October 2018. Objectives Set participants to a lifelong empowerment journey of inner peace and positive habitat development. Allow participants the space to understand and reinvent themselves. Equip participants with tools to train their minds and discover new perspectives. Provide a space for participants to create networks, exchange … [Read more...]

World Bank’s Young Professionals Program: An Exciting Career Opportunity

The World Bank's Young Professionals Program is accepting applications from young individuals looking for an exciting career at the World Bank Group. The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group. It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the World Bank Group (WBG). The program is … [Read more...]