Prizes & Awards

2022/2023 UK Research & Innovation African Research Leaders Programme (£750,000 award)

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Apply for funding to support excellent global health research and strengthen research leadership across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). They aim to attract and retain exceptionally talented ‘rising star’ individuals who will lead high quality research on key global health issues pertinent to SSA. Researchers should be supported by an enthusiastic local research environment and by a […]

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Culture Resource Production Awards Programme For Artists & Writers 2022

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The programme 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. The programme helps give young people the opportunity to create original works and develop new forms of artistic and literary expression. Since it was first launched in 2004, […]

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2022 WHO/ICFJ Violence Against Children Reporting Contest ($1,000 prize)

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The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) are conducting a Violence Against Children reporting contest to raise awareness and spur dialogue around critical – yet underreported – issues of violence against children around the world. Despite its scale and impact, violence against children is rarely covered in the media outside of […]

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2022 Aquarium of the Pacific African American Scholar Programme ($10,000 award)

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The programme provides financial support and community engagement to talented African American students pursuing marine science fields of study related to the work of the Aquarium. Through the award and engagement experience, the Aquarium hopes to lower barriers by providing both financial support for academic endeavors, and community support through networking opportunities. This programme seeks […]

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Call For Applications: World Around Young Climate Prize 2022

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The prize has been designed to invest in the generation born into the climate crisis, and provide visibility, support and mentorship for 25 of the world’s most talented and passionate climate designers under the age of 25. They are looking for young people who are working on their own self-started projects that address, draw attention […]

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2023 Ockenden International Prizes For Innovative Refugee/Displaced People Projects (£100,000 in prizes)

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The Ockenden International, renowned for its work for and with refugees for more than 70 years, has launched its 11th annual competition to find and reward the most effective self-reliance projects for refugees and/or displaced people. Ockenden International has helped refugees and displaced people across the globe. They believe that all refugees and displaced people […]

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2022 GAIN/CoLab Agribusiness Innovation Challenge For Women & Youth-led Agribased Startups

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The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) has partnered with CoLab to implement an agribusiness innovation challenge targeted at women and youth-led agribased startups to help provide technical assistance training, improve their access to financial services, and develop their business concepts leveraging innovation to improve supply chain efficiency in Kaduna. This includes innovation around production, processing, […]

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2022 Global Development Awards Competition for Researchers and Development Practitioners

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The 2022 edition of the Global Development Awards Competition is now open to applications. It is one of the largest international competitions for research on development, open to researchers and to development practitioners from nonprofit Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) or Civil Society Organizations (COs) headquartered in low- or middle-income countries. The emphasis is on supporting promising […]

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Recognizing Excellence Around Champions of Health Awards 2022 Application Form

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The biennial REACH Awards recognize those who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership and commitment in the fields of disease elimination. This year’s edition will also spotlight health workers who played a key role in the COVID-19 response and showcased exceptional dedication and courage while keeping the world safe. From boots-on-the-ground innovators to local community health workers, […]

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D-Prize Challenge For Aspiring Entrepreneurs 2022 (Win up to $20,000)

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D-Prize seeds new ventures that distribute proven poverty interventions. The world has already invented products and services to end poverty. Yet we have found many proven interventions with large delivery gaps. Millions of people still don’t have access to basic poverty-fighting tools.Can you design a new business or NGO that delivers a proven poverty intervention […]

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