GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIPS

AIG Scholarships 2022/2023 for Masters Study at the University of Oxford

AIG Scholarships Applications are invited for the Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2022-2023. The AIG Scholarships were launched in 2017 to provide a unique opportunity for exceptional West Africans interested in a career in public service to pursue a Master of Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford. Since 2017, twenty-seven […]

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2022/2023 KDI School of Public Policy and Management Scholarship

The KDI School of Public Policy and Management in South Korea is now accepting applications for its KDIS Scholarship for International Students, South Korea 2022-23. The Scholarship allows Masters, PhD program in the field of Public Policy, Development Policy and Public Management. The KDI School’s mission is to produce international experts in the field of Public […]

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Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2022 at USIU-Africa for Young Africans

Applications are open for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at USIU-Africa 2022. The United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa) has partnered with the Mastercard Foundation in its global Scholars Program. This initiative will offer academically talented youth from Africa facing financial, gender, displacement, or disability constraints an opportunity to access world class university education. The Mastercard […]

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Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2022 at University of Cape Town (Fully-funded)

Do you have what it takes to be a Mastercard Foundation Scholar? The University of Cape Town is looking for the next generation of leaders to join this unique scholarship program. Until 2024, over 400 African students will be awarded full scholarships to UCT as part of the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program. The Mastercard Foundation Scholars […]

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Yenching Academy Full Masters Scholarship 2022 at Peking University

Applications are open for the Yenching Academy at Peking University 2022 – Full Scholarship for Master’s Study in China. The Yenching Academy of Peking University aims to build bridges between China and the rest of the world through this interdisciplinary master’s program in China Studies. This initiative brings together young people who have demonstrated a […]

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COMPETITIONS

How to Apply for My RØDE Reel Competition for Filmmakers 2021

My RØDE Reel Competition Do you have an incredible story to tell? They want to see it told. Submit your short film to My RØDE Reel 2021 for a chance to win $250,000 in cash and launch your filmmaking career. Unbox your ideas. My RØDE Reel is the world’s largest short film competition. There are four genre […]

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How to Apply for Wharton Africa Business Forum 2021 New Venture Competition

Applications are invited for the Wharton Africa Business Forum New Venture Competition 2021. The New Venture Competition (NVC) is a pitch competition for early-stage ventures, designed to showcase a new generation of innovators. The Competition seeks to elevate founders who are creating innovative products, solutions, or services that strategically tackle Africa’s biggest and most urgent challenges. […]

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How to Apply for Alliance Française de Nairobi Kenyan 2021 Smartphone Film Competition

The Alliance Française de Nairobi, in partnership with the Audiovisual Section of the French Embassy in Kenya, launched the first ever Smartphone Film Competition in Kenya. Organized to coincide with the 2016 French Film Festival, the theme of the competition was ‘Rebellious Spirt’, in line with that of the Film Festival. The competition was open to all persons above […]

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How to Apply for ASEAN-Korea 2021 Academic Essay Contest

Entries are invited for the ASEAN-Korea Academic Essay Contest 2021. The ASEAN-Korea Centre (AKC), in partnership with the Korean Association of Southeast Asian Studies (KASEAS), Universiti Brunei Darussalam, and Seoul National University Asia Center, invites undergraduate and graduate students of ASEAN and Korea nationalities to join the 2021 ASEAN-Korea Academic Essay Contest. Applicants may write on […]

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Afri-Plastics Challenge Strand 1: 2021/2022 Accelerating Growth

Applications for the Afri-Plastics Challenge Strand 1: Accelerating Growth 2021 are now open. The Challenge aims to reduce marine plastics in Sub-Saharan African countries by developing and scaling innovative solutions to plastic mismanagement in a way that promotes gender equality and empowerment of women and girls. Over 17 million tonnes of waste are generated by […]

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CONFERENCES & FELLOWSHIPS

2021/2022 STIAS Iso Lomso Fellowship Program (Funded)

The Iso Lomso fellowships provide a three-year attachment to STIAS to enable fellows to develop and conduct a long-term research program of their preference. The aim is to facilitate and support them towards becoming established scholars in their fields. The main means of support is STIAS residencies. Residential periods will be agreed mutually between the […]

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2021 International Tropical Timber Organisation Fellowship Program

Applications are open for the International Tropical Timber Organisation (ITTO) Fellowship Program 2021. ITTO offers fellowships through the Freezailah Fellowship Fund to promote human resource development and to strengthen professional expertise in member countries in tropical forestry and related disciplines. The goal is to promote the sustainable management of tropical forests, the efficient use and processing […]

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2022/2023 Akademie Schloss Solitude Fellowship (€1,200 grant)

Akademie Schloss Solitude Fellowship Applications are open for the Akademie Schloss Solitude Fellowship Program 2022-2023. Akademie Schloss Solitude supports young artists, scientists, as well as cultural and economic professionals through residential fellowships. A residential fellowship means that you will oblige yourself to live and work at Akademie Schloss Solitude for a time span of six […]

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Aspen Institute New Voices Fellowship 2022 for Development Experts (Funded)

Applications are open for the Aspen Institute New Voices Fellowship 2022. The Fellowship offers development experts from Africa, Asia, and Latin America a year-long program of media support, advocacy lessons, training, and writing under the guidance of experienced mentors and trainers. On average, Fellows devote 10% of their working time towards the Fellowship over the course […]

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Call for Applications: Global Peace Foundation Kenya President’s Fellowship 2021

Applications for the Global Peace Foundation Kenya President’s Fellowship 2021 are now open. The President’s Fellowship (2nd Cohort of the Global Peace County Ambassadors program) is an annual Young Leadership Development Program aimed at providing opportunities for upcoming and talented young leaders to be mentored and trained through a series of programs and experiences. The […]

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GRANTS & FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Call for Proposals: UN Habitat Climate Smart Cities Challenge 2021 (up to $92,000)

Proposals are invited for the UN Habitat Climate Smart Cities Challenge 2021. The Climate Smart Cities Challenge is a global innovation initiative that makes use of innovation approaches such as challenge-driven innovation to match cities with smart solutions that help them achieve their climate goals. UN-Habitat is working with the cities of Bogotá (Colombia), Bristol (United […]

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Applications for Earth Journalism Network Grants 2021/2022 Now Open

Applications are open for the Earth Journalism Network (EJN) Grants 2021 to Boost Reporting on Renewable Energy in India. For this grant round, EJN is looking to support 10 in-depth stories that explore entrepreneurship by RE developers and innovative RE applications apart from an addition to the energy grid. They are also looking for stories […]

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Applications for UNECA BIS Grant Awards 2021 Now Open

Applications are open for the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Business, Idea and Startup Grant 2021. The UNECA BIS Grant awards $25,000 to Africans with innovative ideas, brilliant startups and growing businesses. Whether it’s just an idea or an established business, the program is structured to assist you access funds. B.I.S Grant aims to empower […]

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SASSA R350 Grant Payment 2021 Latest Updates

Are you following SASSA latest news on grant payment? Here, you will be provided with current updates as regards SASSA R350 Grant Payment 2021. The Social Relief of Distress Programme was confirmed in the regulations made under Section 27(2) of the Disaster Management Act, 2002. It was amended as a measure to prevent and combat […]

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CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Jhpiego Nigeria Recruitment for Data Collector

Jhpiego, an Affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, is a global leader in improving healthcare services for women and their families. We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Data Collector Location: NasarawaPosition Reports to: M&E OfficerDuration: 15 working days (September – October 2021) Overview G-ANC is a 2-year project sub awarded to Jhpiego by development […]

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Monitoring & Evaluation Coordinator at Norwegian Refugee Council

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, emergency food security, and water, sanitation and hygiene sectors. We […]

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Medecins Sans Frontieres Recruitment for Purchasing Officer

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is an independent international medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid in more than 60 countries to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural or man-made disasters or exclusion from healthcare. We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Purchasing Officer Location: Abuja (FCT)Type of Contract: 6 month fixed term, renewable […]

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Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc Recruitment for a Site IT Support Officer

Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc has been a part of the lives of Nigerians at home and abroad. Our global vision is to be a leading foods company in Africa providing high quality and affordable products in the most convenient ways to consumers through world-class brands like Golden Penny Flour, Golden Penny Semovita, Goldenvita, Golden […]

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Guinness Nigeria Plc Recruitment for a HSE Manager (Logistics & Customer Service)

Guinness Nigeria PLC is a major market for Diageo: Guinness Nigeria operates in the unique and fast growing alcohol industry of over 15mhl beer potential. It is the only company that does Total Beverage Alcohol (TBA) in Nigeria. It’s an on trade dominated market but with a fast growing off trade channel. We are recruiting […]

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PRIZES AND AWARDS

Culture Resource Production Awards 2021 (for Artistic Innovators in the Arab region)

Culture Resource Production Awards 2021 Applications for the Culture Resource Production Awards Program 2021 are now open. The program supports artists and writers from the Arab region, below the age of 35, by offering grants to enable them to produce their first creative projects. Every year, 20 projects are selected for the grants, four in […]

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Call for Nominations: Phillip D. Reed Environmental Writing Award 2022

Phillip D. Reed Environmental Writing Award Nominations are invited for the Phillip D. Reed Environmental Writing Award 2022. The Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) annual Reed Environmental Writing Award seeks to enhance public awareness of the value and vulnerability of the South’s natural treasures by giving special recognition to writers who most effectively tell the […]

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Apply for Ye! Community Youth Ecopreneur Awards 2021 ($15,000 USD prize)

Applications are open for the Ye! Community Youth Ecopreneur Awards 2021. The Youth Ecopreneur Awards are a green business award competition specifically targeted at young entrepreneurs from least developed and developing economies. The Awards offer a stage and sounding board for youth to showcase their sustainable and scalable solutions to accelerate the green economic transition and […]

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Call for Nominations: Asian Scientist Lab Tech of the Year 2021

Nominations are open for the Asian Scientist Lab Tech of the Year 2021. Proudly supported by Singapore biotechnology company MiRXES, the competition seeks to celebrate lab techs and their invaluable contribution to Singapore’s R&D and healthcare ecosystem. This year, the competition opens with 15 award titles, including five special COVID-19 Hero awards to recognize lab techs […]

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How to Apply for H&M Foundation 2022 Global Change Award (up to €1,000,000)

Applications are open for the H&M Foundation Global Change Award 2022. The Global Change Award 2022 is looking for early stage ideas that can help create a sustainable fashion future. Ideas that can change the way fashion is seen, worn, and made. Do you have one? The Global Change Award is more than just an award. […]

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