Category Archives: International Fellowships

World Bank Youth Summit 2019 Competition for Young Social Entrepreneurs (Win funded trip to Youth Summit in Washington, DC)

World Bank Youth Summit 2019 Competition for Young Social Entrepreneurs (Win funded trip to Youth Summit in Washington, DC) Applications are open for the World Bank Youth Summit 2019 Competition. The Competition challenges young social entrepreneurs to submit innovative proposals for scalable enterprises that leverage smart technology to build sustainable and inclusive cities that will serve the needs of… Read More »

African Development Bank (AFDB) Technology Incubation Hackathon 2019 for African Women

Tech Incubation Program Hackathon 2019 Frankfurt School of Finance & Management is implementing AfDB’s Technology Incubation Program: A gendered approach in Sudan and Rwanda, with support from Korea-Africa Economic Cooperation (KOAFEC). Young Tech aspiring Entrepreneurs (targeting 70% female) will be selected based on performance and idea bankability over five hackathons (episodes). The selected teams comprising 12 innovators will… Read More »

World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2020 for PhD Students (Funded)

World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2020 for PhD Students (Funded) The Africa Region of the World Bank Group (WBG) announces the opening of the application for the 2020 WBG-Africa Fellowship Program for PhD Students and recent PhD graduates who are Sub-Saharan nationals. Launched in 2013, the World Bank Group (WBG) Africa Fellowship Program targets young talented African… Read More »

Woodrow Wilson Center International Fellowship Program 2020/2021 (Stipend of $90,000)

Woodrow Wilson Center International Fellowship Program 2020/2021 (Stipend of $90,000) Applications are invited for the Woodrow Wilson Center International Fellowship Program 2020/2021. The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars aims to unite the world of ideas to the world of policy by supporting pre-eminent scholarship and linking that scholarship to issues of concern to officials in Washington. Through… Read More »

Regional Youth Roundtable Conference on Climate Action(Funded)

To further strengthen Nigeria’s position as a country member of the United Nations’ Youth Engagement and Public Mobilization track at the Climate Action Summit in September 2019, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Federal Ministry of Environment through the Department of Climate Change, Federal Ministry of Environment is hosting a Regional Youth Roundtable on Climate Action… Read More »

Ireland-Africa Fellows Programme 2020/2021 for young Africans(Fully-funded)

Ireland-Africa Fellows Programme 2020/2021 for young Africans(Fully-funded) The aims of the Ireland-Africa Fellows Programme are to nurture future African leaders, women and men, to develop in-country capacity to achieve national SDG goals, and to build positive relationships between Ireland and Africa. Through the programme, early career professional women and men, with leadership potential, from eligible countries will avail… Read More »

International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists 2019 Round 2

International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists 2019 Round 2 Promoting the work and advancing the role of women in the news media across the globe is critical to transparency and a diversity of voices. The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF… Read More »

Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2020/2021 for Study in the University of Oxford UK (Fully Funded)

Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2020/2021 for Study in the University of Oxford, UK (Fully Funded). Application Deadline: September 23, 2019 Every year, Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) will fund five scholarships for outstanding individuals from West Africa to pursue the Master of Public Policy degree at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford. AIG Scholars… Read More »

Thomson Reuters Foundation 2019/2020 Reporting on Illicit Finance in Africa workshop for African Journalists (Fully Funded to Cape Town, South Africa )

Thomson Reuters Foundation 2019/2020 Reporting on Illicit Finance in Africa workshop for African Journalists (Fully Funded to Cape Town, South Africa ) Application Deadline: 13th August 2019 Thomson Reuters Foundation, in partnership with the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism, is looking for journalists based anywhere in Africa who are motivated to understand how their country could be… Read More »

Vital Voices (VV) GROW Fellowship 2020 Global Accelerator Program for Female Entrepreneurs

Vital Voices (VV) GROW Fellowship 2020 Global Accelerator Program for Female Entrepreneurs VV GROW FELLOWSHIP Research indicates that the real drivers of the global economy are women. As business leaders, employees, consumers and entrepreneurs, women are accelerating economic growth and improving conditions in their communities. Despite the proven benefits of women’s economic engagement, women business owners face disproportionate barriers in growing… Read More »

World Bank Group IFC 2020 Investment Analyst-FIG-Africa/MENA for young Professionals

World Bank Group IFC 2020 Investment Analyst-FIG-Africa/MENA for young Professionals Application Deadline: August 14th 2019 IFC has embarked on an ambitious new strategy to stimulate more investment activity by Creating Markets, including in Low Income Countries (LICs) and Fragile and Conflict Situations (FCS). This new strategy requires a shift in our approach to proactively create, deepen and expand… Read More »

United Nations Foundation Press Fellowship 2019 (Fully-funded to the UN General Assembly in New York)

United Nations Foundation Press Fellowship 2019 (Fully-funded to the UN General Assembly in New York) Deadline: August 5, 2019 Applications are open for the United Nations Foundation Press Fellowship 2019. The Fellowship provides selected journalists with direct access to UN experts and activists on the frontlines of global progress. The International Labour Organization recently reported that 80 million… Read More »

World Economic Forum on Africa 2019 Startups Programme

World Economic Forum on Africa 2019 Startups Programme: world economic forum on the middle east and north africa 2019, mena world economic forum 2019, world economic forum jordan 2019, world economic forum 2019 dates, world economic forum on the middle east and north africa 2019, the 2019 men’s world economic forum was held in which of the following… Read More »

Capacity Strengthening Grants for Youth-led Organizations in Africa

Capacity Strengthening Grants for Youth-led Organizations in Africa Capacity Strengthening Grants for Youth-led Organizations in Africa; Hivos Southern African Hub aims towards an open and green society, inspired by humanist values such as freedom, dignity, responsibility and curiosity. Hivos in partnership with SIDA and Ford Foundation manages the Regional Fund on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR).… Read More »

Renewable Energy Advocacy Leadership Program for future leaders

Renewable Energy Advocacy Leadership Program for future leaders Region: East Africa Office: Nairobi Hours: To be discussed Apply before: August 4, 2019 About Hivos Hivos is an international organization that seeks new solutions to persistent global issues. With smart projects in the right places, we oppose discrimination, inequality, abuse of power and the unsustainable use of our planet’s resources. Counterbalance alone, however, is… Read More »