Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, Conferences for Youths from the United Nations

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 from the United Nations.

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...]

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...]

Applications Open for United Nations Somalia – Youth Advisory Board!

Deadline: 10 November 2018 The United Nations in Somalia is looking for young people from Somali youth organizations from different regions of the country to be part of the UN Youth Advisory Board, and directly advise the United Nations on its policies and programmes related to youth. The UN Youth Advisory Board will help to improve the relevance, mobilization and outreach of different United Nations initiatives among young people in Somalia and help the United Nations to improve its response … [Read more...]

UNFPA Call for Proposals: Youth Entrepreneurship Support Interventions in Mongolia

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), an international development agency, is currently inviting qualified organizations to submit proposals for the selection of an Implementing Partner on Youth Entrepreneurship Support Interventions. In 2018-2021, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is implementing the “Integrated Support Programme for Women and Young People’s Health In Umnugobi” jointly funded by the Gobi Oyu Development Support Fund (DSF), Government of Mongolia, Embassy of … [Read more...]

Cultural Survival: 2018 Community Media Indigenous Youth Fellowship Project

Cultural Survival is currently seeking proposals for its 2018 Community Media Indigenous Youth Fellowship Project to support young Indigenous individuals in their efforts to build their capacity as radio broadcasters and journalists through specific trainings, community radio visits or exchanges, radio production, conference attendance, and other identified education and training opportunities. This project will provide fellowships to six Indigenous youth broadcasters between the ages of 16 -26 … [Read more...]

Youths are invited to participate in the 67th UN DPI/NGO Conference in New York

Youths are invited to participate in the 67th UN DPI/NGO Conference: We the Peoples...Together Finding Global Solutions for Global Problems' from 22-23 August 2018 at the UN Headquarters, New York. ‘We the Peoples’… with this simple introduction, the United Nations Charter lays out an ambitious and noble mandate. The impetus for creating such an Organization came from an understanding, after two world wars, that a global framework for working together was essential to avoid a repeat of the … [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...]

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...]

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...]

A New Opportunity to exchange Views and Experiences at the 2018 Youth Form in Geneva

Here is a new opportunity for youth to exchange views and experiences at the 2018 UNCTAD Youth Forum to be held in Geneva, Switzerland from 22-26 October 2018. Every two years, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) organizes this Youth Forum. This year’s Forum will take place as part of a larger event, the UNCTAD 2018 World Investment Forum. The 2018 theme is Youth Entrepreneurship: A Force Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Growth. The UNCTAD Youth Forum 2018 … [Read more...]