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Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, Conferences for Youths in Nigeria

A list of 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 Nigeria.

Call for Nominations: 2019 GBIF Young Researchers Award

The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is seeking applications for its 2019 Young Researchers Awards with an aim to foster innovative research and discovery in biodiversity informatics by graduate students whose master’s and doctoral studies rely on GBIF-mediated data. Award Information The 2019 programme will provide a pair of €5,000 prizes recognizing the work of two graduate students—preferably, one master’s and one PhD candidate—nominated by GBIF Participant … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative in Nigeria!

Applictions are open for Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI) to develop a select group of young Nigerians into ethical and impactful leaders by connecting them with mentorship, networking, training and funding opportunities over the course of an intensive fellowship year. The CYFI fellowship is built around year-long social innovation projects that are designed by fellows and supported by the U.S. Consulate and private partners. Following successful completion of their projects, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Freedom Prize – “Our candidate, their fight”!

Applicants are invited to apply for Freedom Prize – “Our candidate, their fight” which is an opportunity for groups of young people supervised by an adult to highlight the work of a public figure or an organisation and their recent fight for freedom. The Freedom Prize pays homage to all those who fought and continue to fight for the ideal of universal peace, created by the Normandy Region, in partnership with the academic authorities and the International Institute of Human Rights and Peace. … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Lead2030 Challenge for Goal 4!

Deadline: 5 January 2019 Applications are open for Lead2030 Challenge for Goal 4 which is supported by Deloitte. The Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) brings the business community together to accelerate progress in delivering quality education for all of the world’s children and youth. In 2017, during the United Nations General Assembly GBC-Education launched the Youth Skills and Innovation Initiative. Through the Initiative, the Coalition hopes to tackle to challenges … [Read more...]

Apply for UKYCC’s Youth Voices for Climate Justice!

The UK Youth Climate Coalition is building a chorus of voices, voices of young people answering the question “What does climate justice mean to you?”. If applicants would like to share their thoughts on climate justice, UKYCC are asking individuals to submit a written answer, a voice clip or a short video answering the question “What does climate justice mean to you?”. They are seeking to collect heart-felt, personal stories on climate justice to demonstrate that young people have a voice and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 African Youth Energy Innovator Program!

Deadline: 4 January 2019 Applications are open for African Youth Energy Innovator Program 2019. Africa Energy Indaba is committed to empowering talented young Africans by allowing them to be seen by the industry experts and energy decision makers. Key Areas Energy Security: Can your innovation help with effective management of energy supply, reliability of energy infrastructure, or meet a specific set of current and future demands? Environmental Sustainability: Does your innovation … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Applicants are invited to submit applications for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership presented by Cisco to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, as a way to demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving their common goals. Cisco and Global Citizen are united in their belief that young people around the world are leading the way to create and implement solutions to achieve the Global Goals, and to accelerate … [Read more...]

Applications Open for GoalKeepers Youth Action Accelerator Program 2019!

Deadline: 31 October 2018 CIVICUS is seeking applications for its GoalKeepers Youth Action Accelerator Program 2019 will support promising youth advocates who are using data in innovative ways to address Global Goals 1-6 local development challenges related to poverty, hunger, health and well-being, education, gender equality and water and sanitation. 2019 is kicking off with an exciting, innovative, youth-led and multi-partner programme called the Goalkeepers Youth Action Accelerator! The … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Ideas for Action Competition!

Applications are now open for the 2019 Ideas for Action Competition which is a youth competition centered around financing sustainable development and sponsored by the World Bank Group and the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School. The Ideas for Action competition engages young people from around the world to encourage them to develop and share their ideas for financing solutions to deliver the SDGs. The competition is intended to help catalyze a global conversation … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Addressing Development Challenges Facing Youth in Africa

Deadline: 14 October 2018 Applications are open for Open Innovation Challenge and Call for Youth for Africa and SDGs Ecosystem Challengetive Solutions Addressing Development Challenges Facing Youth in Africa. YAS! is a portal-platform for Africa’s youth entrepreneurial ecosystem. The portal-platform supports the development and growth of youth entrepreneurship in Africa by creating a marketplace for eco-system players, namely investors, large corporates and governments. The portal-platform … [Read more...]