Gran Sasso Science Institute PhD Scholarship

Posted on March 16th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Open to: international students Scholarship: a yearly amount of the scholarship of of EUR 16.159

Description

Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI), based in l’Aquila, Italy, offers PhD Scholarships in Italy. Scholarships are available in Astroparticle Physics, Mathematics in Natural, Social and Life Sciences, Computer Science and Urban Studies and Regional Science. Gran Sasso Science Institute is an international school for advanced studies located in L’Aquila, Italy. The scholarships are available in Astroparticle Physics, Mathematics in Natural, Social and Life Sciences, Computer Science and Urban Studies and Regional Science.

Eligibility English knowledge is compulsory. Applications are opened to candidates without regard to nationality, age, gender or religion; Italian Degree: Laurea Magistrale (or Specialistica) or Four or five years degree according to the previous rules of the Italian higher education system (Vecchio Ordinamento); Foreign... Read More »

Conservationalist Grants & Awards

Posted on January 26th, 2017 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 2 April 2017 Open to: students, researchers, and educators from primate habitat countries for whom no more than five years have elapsed since receipt of their terminal degree Grant: up to USD 750

Description

Nominations for ASP Conservationist Awards and Grants are now being sought by the American Society of Primatologists (ASP). These awards and grants, funded from the ASP Conservation Fund, are a mechanism to recognize deserving colleagues and students, including those from primate habitat countries – countries with native primate fauna – for whom the prestige of an ASP award or grant can be a valuable aid to the recipient’s conservation efforts.

Eligibility

Eligible candidates include students, researchers, and educators from primate habitat countries for whom no more than... Read More »

Rolex Awards for Enterprise 2018

Posted on January 18th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: young leaders, between the ages of 18 and 30 years Award: five winners will each receive 98,000 USD

Description

Applications for the 2018 Rolex Awards for Enterprise are now open. Five Rolex Awards will be offered to Young Leaders, between the ages of 18 and 30 years old, who have a ground-breaking proposal or initiative that will help to expand knowledge of our world and improve the quality of life on the planet.

Eligibility

Applications must be broadly in the areas of the environment, applied science and technology, or exploration.

The 2018 Rolex Awards for Enterprise are open to candidates who are between the ages of 18 and 30; The application must be completed in English; Candidates are allowed... Read More »

On Seeds for Integration

Posted on January 18th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: school students who care about building an inclusive school environment or national education system for all regardless to ethnicity, nationality, country of origin, or mother tongue. Grant: EUR 500 on a local level, EUR 1000 on a regional level, EUR 2500 on a national level

Description

The project Seeds for Integration provide funding to secondary school students who care about building an inclusive school environment or national education system for all regardless to ethnicity, nationality, country of origin, or mother tongue.

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All you have to do is identify an issue that migrant and refugee students might face in your local, regional or national context and come up with a great idea that can help... Read More »

My City, Our World Heritage Video Competition

Posted on January 13th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 June 2017 Open to: age groups between 14 and 17 years old and those between 18 and 21 years old Prizes: 1000 USD for the winner of the 14-17 years old category / 2000 USD for the winner of the 18-21 years old category

Description

The OWHC is proud to renew for a fourth time the International Video Production Competition entitled “My City: Our World Heritage”. This competition is intended for young people of two age groups: those between 14 and 17 years old and those between 18 and 21 years old. At the invitation of the cities that have registered, the young people will be called upon to produce a video of a maximum duration of five minutes on the... Read More »

Small Grants Scheme 2017 The BEARR Trust

Posted on January 11th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Open to: applications from NGOs and other organisations from Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan; Section B: Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan Grant: up to £3000

Description

The BEARR Trust is pleased to announce its Small Grants Scheme for 2017 and invites applications from NGOs and other organisations. The fields to be covered by the Scheme in 2017 are:

Section A: Projects dealing with mental health issues in Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan.

Section B: Projects dealing with mental health issues in other countries in BEARR’s region: Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan.

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The 2017 Small Grants Scheme aims to support and encourage NGOs to:

Share experience and learning among NGOs with relevant aims; Disseminate... Read More »

RCC’s Grant Work Programme

Posted on January 2nd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 February 2017 Open to: non-governmental or non-profit making organisations, associations and foundations, international organisations, regional organisations/initiatives, such as educational, training and R&D institutions or legal persons Grant: total amount of 150.000 EUR

Description

The Regional Cooperation Council Secretariat (RCC) is seeking proposals for the implementation of the actions under the SWP 2017 -2019 in the SEE region with financial assistance from the RCC Small Grants Instrument. This is a restricted Call for Proposals, two-tier process where in first instance applicants submit their Concept Notes accompanied with the Declaration and the registration related documentation for eligibility check reasons by 15 February 2016.

The Regional Cooperation Council promotes mutual cooperation and European and Euro-Atlantic integration of South East Europe in order... Read More »

Grant for Strengthening Local Independent Media

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 January 2017 Open to: U.S.-based and foreign-based non-profit organizations/non-government organizations (NGOs), public international organizations; private, public, or state institutions of higher education; for-profit organizations or businesses Grant: up to USD 520,000

Description

The United States Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) has announced an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that strengthen local independent media in Belarus. DRL’s goal is to support local independent journalists and media outlets in Belarus to produce fact-based reporting and objective information.

The program’s objectives are increasing citizens’ access to objective information about domestic and global issues of public importance, by enhancing local independent media’s ability to engage a larger print and... Read More »

Visegrad – Eastern Partnership Grant

Posted on November 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Open to: non-governmental, civil society, not-for-profit organizations Grant: total requested budget per project do not exceed 100,000 EUR

Description

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands and the International Visegrad Fund are hereby announcing a joint call for proposals with deadline on December 1, 2016 for projects to be financed from the “Visegrad 4 Eastern Partnership” grant chapter jointly funded by  the governments of the Visegrad Group countries and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands. The primary focus of the support is promotion of democratization and strengthening of civil society in the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries in line with the aspirations of the EaP policies of the European Union.

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Natan Fund’s Grants for Social Businesses in Israel

Posted on August 31st, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 October 2016 Open to: Israel‐based nonprofits and social businesses Grant: up to USD 50,000

Description

The Natan Fund is accepting Letters of Inquiry for the Economic Development in Israel Grants with an aim to provide grants to Israeli organizations developing innovative approaches to achieving social impact and economic growth. Natan is particularly interested in supporting the creation and expansion of scalable social businesses ‐ high‐impact, smart initiatives with the potential to exert an economic multiplier effect on participants, geographic regions, and/or particular social issues.

In the spirit of “venture philanthropy,” Natan is especially interested in supporting startups and fledgling organizations that have not yet received significant support from major funders and that are independent from larger institutions and organizational structures. Natan seeks to catalyze... Read More »