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Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, Conferences for Youth leadership

A list of the latest, upcoming and past funding announcements, call for proposals, call for applications, requests for proposals from various local and international agenciesfor Youth leadership.

Call for Nominations: Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program (PAYLP)

U.S. Embassy in Sudan is seeking nominations for its Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program (PAYLP) to support U.S. foreign policy priorities by offering secondary school youth (ages 15-18) the opportunity to explore priority policy themes such as conflict resolution, economic development, entrepreneurship, civic education, youth leadership, women’s rights, and respect for diversity. Through three-week, intensive exchanges in the United States, participants will engage in workshops on leadership … [Read more...]

Apply for Algeria Youth Leadership Program!

Applicants are invited to apply for Algeria Youth Leadership Program (AYLP) which is a four-week U.S.-based exchange program for high school students focused on civic education, youth leadership development, respect for diversity, and community engagement. This Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and is administered by the Northern Nevada International Center. Participants will engage in a variety of activities, such as … [Read more...]

Creative New Zealand: Seeking Applications for Toi Rangatahi Leadership Fund

Creative New Zealand is seeking applications for its Toi Rangatahi Leadership Fund to support young people aged 15-25 to lead high quality arts projects by, with and for other young people with a focus on participation and/or access for young people from under represented communities. What will fund Projects must be by, with or for young people 15-25 years of age. Activities could include workshops/wananga, the creation of new work, performances or exhibitions. What are arts activities … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2019 Myanmar Youth Leadership Program

Applicants are invited to apply for 2019 Myanmar Youth Leadership Program (MYLP) which is a three-week exchange programs in the United States focused on leadership and youth development. The exchanges will take place in April 2019 and participants will implement follow-on pro-jects in their home communities after the programs. The programs welcome applications from both student participants and adult chaperones. Program Goals To promote mutual understanding between the people of the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 South East Asia Youth Leadership Program!

The Public Diplomacy Section of the U.S. Embassy is seeking applications for 2019 South East Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) which is sponsored by the U.S. Embassy and the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State. The 2019 SEAYLP convenes high school students and adult mentors from the ten ASEAN member countries for a three-week U.S.-based exchange program, focused on leadership and youth development and to explore shared challenges faced by the United … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program!

Applications are open for 2019 Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program in Thailand. Secondary school students from Thailand are invited to apply for participation in the Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) which will take place in April 2019. The program will host 50 to 60 participants from countries in Southeast Asia that are members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). There will be 5 students selected to represent Thailand. The program will employ a highly … [Read more...]

FCYO’s Learning & Exchange Fund: Inviting Youth Organizing Groups from U.S.

The Funders’ Collaborative on Youth Organizing (FCYO) is inviting applications for Learning & Exchange Fund (2018 – 2019) to support in-person organizational learning and relationship building between youth organizing groups across the U.S., helping to foster important connections sparked during their Youth CORE National Convenings and elsewhere, and support learning and strategy development opportunities with peer organizations. FCYO encourages applicants to develop a plan to share their … [Read more...]

Rise Up Call for Applications: Youth Champions Initiative (YCI)

Rise Up has launched a third cohort of the Youth Champions Initiative, in partnership with the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. The Youth Champions Initiative (YCI) is an exciting initiative that is advancing innovation and quality in the field of sexual and reproductive health and rights globally. Through YCI, Rise Up invests in young champions who are leading the sexual and reproductive health, rights, and justice (SRHRJ) movement now and for the next generation. Following a competitive … [Read more...]

U.S Department of State, Bureau of ECA: 2019 Special Professional Fellows Program for LAC

The Professional Fellows Division in the Office of Citizen Exchanges at the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is currently seeking proposals for the FY 2019 Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean in support of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI). The Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean is a two-way global exchange program designed to promote mutual understanding, … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for SoL’s Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge!

School of Leadership (SoL) is accepting applications for its Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge to create solutions that will support the three key pillars of Generation Unlimited: secondary-age education; skills for learning, employability and decent work; and empowerment, with a focus on girls. The contest will engage young people around Pakistan in the design of solutions that have the potential to scale and create significant improvements to empower and promote participation of women … [Read more...]