Gender Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, Conferences for Youths

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 Gender Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, Conferences for Youths.

Facebook announces Call for Proposals to address Global Literacy and Accessibility Issues

Deadline: 25 July 2018 Facebook has announced a call for proposals to better understand and address global literacy and accessibility issues. Also, view: How to apply for a Grant if you are leading a Facebook Group or WhatsApp Group to create a Positive Impact Facebook builds communities across the globe and bring the world closer together by reducing the barrier for everyone to participate, regardless of their backgrounds and abilities. Facebook has identified lack of literacy as one … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: “Empowered Women, Peaceful Communities” in Bangladesh

UNDP | Procurement Notices - 45248 UN WOMEN, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security. Building on over fifteen years of experience in the area of women, peace and security (WPS), including conflict … [Read more...]

A Youth Challenge aims to connect, enable, and mobilize G7 youth

Deadline: 27 April 2018 RBC, Audacious Futures, and the Young Diplomats of Canada (YDC) are coming together to extend this opportunity to all youth across the G7 to pitch their big ideas, inspirations, and innovative thinking parallel to the Y7 2018 Summit. This year, Canada has the opportunity to host young delegates from across the G7, leading up to the 2018 G7 Summit, which will focus on a number of core policy themes. The Y7 2018 Summit and The RBC Audacious G7 Youth Challenge … [Read more...]

Funding for Democracy, Good Governance, Religious Freedoms and Human Rights Projects in Pakistan

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Organizations are invited to submit funding applications for projects on Democracy, Good governance, Religious Freedoms and Human Rights in Pakistan. The United States Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced this funding opportunity. Applicants can submit up to 3 proposals under this grant. This opportunity covers following areas in Pakistan: Supporting women’s participation in Baluchistan and FATA (approximatel … [Read more...]

How to find and raise Small Seed Grants for Your Projects and make a difference

Small seed grants for organizations and projects can be referred to as those initial grants received for an idea that needs to be implemented or has already been implemented and showing some results. These types of grants are usually small in size and offered to pay for your basic expenses and to scale up your efforts. They also work as matching contributions if you are planning to raise bigger amounts from other agencies. If you have a seed grant available with you and show it to other donor … [Read more...]

Fellowship to raise awareness of ICT-for-Democracy Issues in East Africa

Deadline: 1 July 2018 The CIPESA-ICT4Democracy Fellowship (Media) aims to raise media understanding of, and its effective and consistent reporting of ICT-for-Democracy issues in East Africa. It is expected that the fellowships will result into increased quality and regularity of reporting, as well as a greater diversity of voices, in coverage related to ICT, democracy and human rights. The fellowship is offered by the ICT4Democracy in East Africa Network that works in Kenya, Tanzania, and … [Read more...]

Prize for digital tools and approaches to identify, treat, and track incidence of fall armyworm in Africa

Deadline: 14 May 2018 The Fall Armyworm Tech Prize is now open. The prize is seeking digital tools and approaches that provide timely, context-specific information that enable smallholder farmers and those who support them to identify, treat, and track incidence of fall armyworm in Africa. This prize is focused on sourcing and sparking innovations for African smallholder farmers and those that work with them. But given the global nature of this problem, we anticipate some of thes … [Read more...]

EU Regions Week 2018 Master Class on EU Cohesion Policy for PhD Students and Early Career Researchers (Fully-funded)

Deadline: 9 May 2018 Applications for the EU Regions Week 2018 Master Class on Cohesion Policy are open. As part of the 16th European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC), the biggest event worldwide on regional and urban development, the Master Class on EU Cohesion Policy will be held for PhD students and early-career researchers for the sixth time. The Master Class is a unique format to connect aspiring researchers and will include presentations of papers by the participants as well as … [Read more...]

Young People invited to contribute for the World Bank #Blog4Dev Competition 2018

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The World Bank #Blog4Dev Competition 2018 is open for Ethiopians, Sudanese and South Sudanese. Now in its fourth year, the #Blog4Dev series is a writing competition in which young people compete and submit written solutions on a topical challenge. It tests creativity, innovation, and looks for something with the potential of being scaled-up. It also helps engage youth become integral to the development process in their countries. This year, the World Bank wants t … [Read more...]

Looking for 35 Young Participants for the Youth Exchange Programme (EU and the MENA Regions)

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute is calling for applications for the Youth Exchange Programme "Migration Across EU – MENA Region: New Perspective, New Understanding" for which 35 young participants will be selected to participate in it. This is a 5-day regional forum organized by Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute (DEDI), Swedish Instiute in Alexandria, and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to address “Migration Across MENA-EU Regions”. … [Read more...]