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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.

Submit Proposals for Native Youth and Culture Fund 2019

Deadline: 12 March 2019 The First Nations Development Institute is accepting proposals for its program entitled “Native Youth and Culture Fund (NYCF)” to partner with tribes, Native nonprofit organizations and Native community groups working in rural and reservation-based communities seeking ways to preserve, strengthen and/or renew Native culture and tradition among youth. First Nations believes that Native youth represent the future of Native communities, and that their health and … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Anzisha Prize for Young African Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Applications are open for the 2019 Anzisha Prize for young entrepreneurs, this year the program will be launching awards for professionals within the youth entrepreneurship ecosystem who contribute to the success of young entrepreneurs in their communities. The Anzisha Program is a partnership between African Leadership Academy and Mastercard Foundation that seeks to fundamentally and significantly increase the number of job generative entrepreneurs in … [Read more...]

UNAOC: Call for Applications for Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa 2019 Edition

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is seeking applications for 2019 edition of the Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa programme. The 2019 edition is funded by AEXCID (Agencia Extremeña de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo). The Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) 2019 edition is designed to strengthen the skills of young women and men from the MENA region in tackling negative stereotypes, prejudice and xenophobia while … [Read more...]

3rd African Youth Conference on African Unity and Development: Inviting Youth Organisations & Leaders

Applications are open for 3rd Pan African Youth Conference which is co-organised by The Gambia National Youth Council and the AYC Secretariat in partnership with Government of The Gambia, UN System in The Gambia, Kanifing Municipal Council, The Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Child Fund International The Gambia. 3rd Pan African Youth Conference on African Unity and Development and the Annual General Assembly Meeting of the African Youth Commission (AYC), taking place from 23-26 … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Youth Leadership Program with Burma!

The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs has announced an open competition for the Youth Leadership Program with Burma. The Youth Leadership Program with Burma will focus primarily on civic education, community service, and youth leadership. Participants also will gain a more thorough understanding of how democracy is practiced in the United States, particularly at the grassroots level, including community engagement, minority … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Clean Energy Ministerial / Mission Innovation Youth Leaders Forum!

Applications are open for Clean Energy Ministerial / Mission Innovation Youth Leaders Forum that is a first of its kind opportunity for young people around the world. Participants will get to be part of two innovative Ministerial that are working to unite governmental action to deliver their sustainable future. Participants will be selected to engage their communities on clean energy and innovation and then participate in the Youth Forum program alongside the upcoming CEM/MI Ministerial held … [Read more...]

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...]