Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, Conferences for Youths in Developing Countries

A list of the latest, upcoming and past funding announcements, call for proposals, call for applications, requests for proposals from various local and international agencies for Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, Conferences, Workshops, and Resources for Youth Organizations and Young People in developing countries.

2nd International Youth Summit Lahore 2018: Inviting Young Activists from around the World

Applicants are invited to apply for 2nd International Youth Summit Lahore 2018 to highlight a dynamic and principled process of promoting the values, relations and institutions that enable youth to participate in social, economic, cultural and political life on the bases of equal rights and dignity. Summit will focus majorly on engaging societies in order to foster them that are stable, safe and societies that are based on promotion and protection of human rights, as well as respect the value … [Read more...]

IFC seeking applications for Young Professionals Programme

The International Finance Corporation is seeking applications for its Young Professionals Program that is a unique opportunity to launch applicants career as a global investment professional helping to build the private sector in developing countries. The program is open to current students or recent graduates of MBA or similar programs with strong financial skills. Program Features 3-year program with 2 to 3 rotational assignments either in a regional hub or a different industry … [Read more...]

OFID Development Leaders Scholarship to attend One Young World Summit in The Hague

OFID (OPEC Fund for International Development) is offering the OFID Development Leaders Scholarship to attend One Young World Summit in The Hague Netherlands from 17 - 20 October 2018. The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) is the development finance institution established by the Member States of OPEC in 1976 as a channel of aid to the developing countries. OFID works in cooperation with developing country partners and the international donor community to stimulate economic … [Read more...]

10 New Grants and Event Participation Opportunities for Youths and Youth Organizations

Check out the following list of 10 new grants and event participation opportunities for youths and youth organizations around the world. Funding for NGO Networks addressing health and human rights of youths and other vulnerable groups In this Request for Proposals for the year 2018, funding is available for networks of NGOs addressing health and human rights of youths and other vulnerable groups. Learn more. UNODC Funding Call for Proposals to prevent drug abuse among the youth UNODC … [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...]

UNODC Funding Call for Proposals to prevent drug abuse among the youth

UNODC (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime) has announced a call for proposals to prevent drugs abuse among the youth in low and middle-income countries. This Call for Proposals takes into consideration the importance of harnessing all available resources towards the implementation of activities aimed at meeting the objectives of this Grants programme. The objective of this Grants programme is to strengthen the capacity of civil society to prevent drug abuse globally. This Call for … [Read more...]

The AYNI Fund wants to co-invest in your Project

The International Indigenous Women's Forum's AYNI Indigenous Women Fund has a special fund called Leading from the South (LFS). It has been created to support human rights activism, shaped, implemented and led by organizations, groups of women from the global south, working for political, social empowerment and economic development of women and gender equality. LFS is a grant program funded by the Netherlands’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which is constituted as a joint program, implemented … [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...]

Are you working on water-related issues? Then, this Grant is for You!

If your organization is working on water-related issues or implementing water-related projects, then you can apply for this new small grant available for organizations located in developing countries. The Japan Water Forum (JWF) Fund was founded in 2005 and solely operated by Japan Water Forum (JWF), which aims to support selected grass-roots organizations in developing countries who have been addressing water-related issues in their own countries. Every year, JWF publicly seeks for projects … [Read more...]

Joke Waller-Hunter Initiative’s Small Grants to Young People in Developing Countries

The Joke Waller-Hunter (JWH) Initiative is offering small grants to young people working in the environmental sector in developing countries. In order to promote lasting change towards a more sustainable world the environmental movement is in constant need of inspirational and skilful leadership. Young people working for environmental CSOs, especially in developing countries, often have few opportunities to develop leadership skills due to a lack of resources for schooling, training or … [Read more...]