Category Archives: Grants for Africa

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 »

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 »

UNAOC Youth Solidarity Fund 2019 for Youth-led Organizations (Up to USD $25,000)

UNAOC Youth Solidarity Fund 2019 for Youth-led Organizations (Up to USD $25,000). Applications are open for the UNAOC Youth Solidarity Fund 2019. The Youth Solidarity Fund (YSF) supports youth-led organizations that foster peaceful and inclusive societies by providing seed funding to outstanding projects promoting intercultural and interfaith dialogue. It awards grants for the implementation of selected projects that demonstrate… 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 »

Call for Proposals: Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund& Spotlight Initiative

Call for Proposals: Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund& Spotlight Initiative. Application Deadline: August 23, 2019. The Women’s Peace & Humanitarian Fund is excited to announce its first call for proposal in Nigeria. Apply for new funding opportunities that support your local women’s civil-society organization. WPHF seeks to fund qualifying projects in Nigeria that are high impact, innovative, and… Read More »

Standard Bank Industry 4.0 Challenge 2019 for high technology Entrepreneurs (Fully Funded to ITU Telecom World 2019 in Budapest, Hungary)

Standard Bank Industry 4.0 Challenge 2019 for high technology Entrepreneurs (Fully Funded to ITU Telecom World 2019 in Budapest, Hungary) Application Deadline: August 5th 2019 In Partnership with Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services Standard Bank is assisting with identifying and supporting 5 high technology entrepreneurs. 5 Selected companies will receive development support and and an opportunity to… 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 »

Call for Papers: UNESCO Regional Conference on Africa 2019 – Accra, Ghana (Funded)

Call for Papers: UNESCO Regional Conference on Africa 2019 – Accra, Ghana (Funded), Call for Abstracts – Assessing challenges and opportunities towards effective governance of diversity in Africa. UNESCO is opening a call for abstracts in preparation of a Regional Conference on the theme: Governance of Diversity: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Development and Peaceful Coexistence in Africa,… 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 Alliance of Civilizations Launches Call for Applications for the Youth Solidarity Fund

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Launches Call for Applications for the Youth Solidarity Fund The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is pleased to invite youth-led organizations to apply for the Youth Solidarity Fund (YSF). The call is open to organizations from select countries whose work seeks to foster peaceful and inclusive societies through improved understanding and collaboration… Read More »

Mastercard Start Path Global Program 2020 for Later-stage Startups

Deadline: Ongoing Applications for the Mastercard Start Path Global Program 2020 is now open. Start Path Global is Mastercard’s worldwide program for innovative later stage startups from across the globe. The program enables companies to gain access to Mastercard’s global ecosystem and to break new markets through relationships with Mastercard and their customers. Since 2014 they have been… Read More »

KIX Global Grants for Strengthening Education Systems

Call for proposals: Strengthening education systems with proven innovations in developing contexts. The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and IDRC invite proposals for KIX Global Grants from individual organizations or groups of organizations for multi-region, multi-country projects that aim to develop, test, and apply ways to scale innovations that address key education issues. CALL FOR Proposals PROGRAM(S) Technology… Read More »

Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy Grant Program 2019 for Emerging Scholars (Up to $7,500)

Call for applications for the Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy Grant Program 2019 are open: horowitz foundation for social policy wiki, horowitz foundation for the arts, social science research grants, social media research grants, social science research council grants, horowitz foundation grants 2019, sage foundation grants, wt grant foundation research grants The Foundation aims to support emerging scholars… 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 »