UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education

Posted on March 13th, 2017 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 5 May 2017 Open to: individuals, institutions, or non-governmental organizations Prize: award of USD 50,000 each to further their work in the area of girls’ and women’s education


The UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education honours outstanding innovation and contributions made by individuals, institutions and organisations to advance girls’ and women’s education. It is the first UNESCO Prize of this nature and will be unique in showcasing successful projects that improve and promote the educational prospects of girls and women and in turn, the quality of their lives.

Eligibility Prizes may be conferred upon individuals, institutions, or non-governmental organisations that have promoted the advancement of girls’ and women’s education; Focus on, for example: girls’ transition from primary education to lower-secondary education and... Read More »

Schwarzkopf Foundation Travel Grants

Posted on March 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 March 2017 Open to: young people residing in the Council of Europe member states Prize: 550 EUR


With its travel grants the Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe wants to give young people the opportunity to travel and explore Europe. The Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe offers young people the chance to get to know European neighbours as well as to become aware of current cultural or political developments of the continent. The travel grantees report about their insights and experiences with a travel report.

Applicants can freely choose their European country or countries of destination. The trip needs to have a specifically defined research topic regarding a current cultural or political development in the context of European integration or... Read More »

Summer German Language Courses

Posted on February 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: students and young academics from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine Cost: course fee, accommodation and a food allowance


Students and young academics from Central, Eastern- and Southeastern Europe are invited to apply for Summer School Grants at the University of Regensburg. These scholarships are available for pursuing summer courses of the German language in Bavaria. BAYHOST is the Bavarian Academic Center for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe. They promote academic exchange between Bavaria and countries in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe including Russia. The University of Regensburg is a public research university located in the medieval city of Regensburg, Bavaria, a city that listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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JTC Singapore Undergraduate Scholarships

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 in Bachelor, Scholarships2 Responses »

Deadline 31 March 2017 Open to: international students Scholarship: include airfare, Language study fees, maintenance allowance plus internships with JTC


Each year, JTC awards scholarships to outstanding individuals to pursue undergraduate programme at overseas and local universities in USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan, China and Singapore. Students will be able to pursue any course of study that has relevance to the different areas of work in JTC  including: Accountancy, Architecture, Business/Economics, Engineering, Facilities Management, Human Resources, Land Surveying, Mass Communications, Real Estate, Quantity Surveying, Urban Planning and Design

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Their undergraduate scholarship is opened to individuals who possess:

Excellent academic results; Outstanding co-curricular activities record; Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills; Strong leadership qualities and potential; Passion to contribute to, and shape Singapore’s industrial landscape. Scholarship

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Global Startup Challenge 2017

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

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: aspiring entrepreneurs from all over the world Prize: fully covered trip for the top three finalists, including flights, accommodation and participation fee waiver


Global Startup Challenge is an online competition for aspiring entrepreneurs from all over the world. The aim is to empower people from as many backgrounds as possible, keeping in view the border vision of *ship The Startup Festival, i.e. to connect the next-generation of entrepreneurs with mentors worldwide. This is an experience of a lifetime for the ones creating tomorrow, not watching it happen. Interested applicants can submit their ideas and startups  in an application consisting of problem identification and solution proposal. Submission of executive summary, pitch deck and promotion video is optional.

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Alexia Foundation: Professional and Student Grants

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

Deadline: 31 January (Professional Grant); 14 February (Student Grant) Open to: students and professional photographers Grant: 20 000 USD (Professional Grant); 1000 USD (Student Grant) + other grants


As of today, Alexia Foundation is accepting applications for both its Professional Grant and its Student Grants. The Alexia Foundation offers production grants to students and professional photographers to give them the financial ability to produce substantial stories that drive change in the effort to make the world a better place.


The Alexia Foundation offers production grants to students and professional photographers to give them the financial ability to produce substantial stories that drive change in the effort to make the world a better place.


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Open Call: EEPAP Grants for IETM Meetings in 2016

Posted on August 2nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 August 2016 Open to: arts professionals from Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) Grant: international travel costs between place of residence and place of Meeting, accommodation during the Meeting and per diems will be covered


East European Performing Arts Platform/EEPAP announces an open call for the new mobility programme for performing arts professionals from Eastern Partnership countries. The program is a unique opportunity to experience the benefits of being an IETM member through attending the Spring and Fall Plenary Meetings. After each Meeting, the grantee will provide EEPAP and IETM with a report of activities during the Meeting and how experience of the Meeting had been transferred to local environment of... Read More »

The Joke Waller-Hunter: Leadership Grants of Young Environmentalists

Posted on August 2nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 September 2016 Open to: young people under 35 years of age affiliated with environmental CSO’s in developing countries Grants: ten grants are available per round: 2.500 to 7.000 EUR Description

In order to promote lasting change towards a more sustainable world the environmental movement is in constant need of inspirational and skillful leadership. Young people working for environmental CSOs, especially in developing countries, often have few opportunities to develop leadership skills due to a lack of resources for schooling, training or practical learning. The Joke Waller-Hunter (JWH) Initiative creates opportunities for young people in the environmental sector in developing countries to unfold their full potential. By giving small grants to individuals to expand their knowledge, experience and training, the Initiative aims to strengthen environmental... Read More »

Road Safety Grants Programme 2016

Posted on July 8th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 26 July 2016 Open to: governmental and non-governmental organizations Grants: up to a maximum of 120.000 Swiss franchs (CHF)


The Global Road Safety Partnership is seeking proposals for Round 10 of the Road Safety Grants Programme 2016 with an aim to reduce road traffic deaths and injuries. A competitively awarded grants programme is an important part of the initiative.

The Road Safety Grants Programme is managed by the Global Road Safety Partnership, one of the eight implementing partners of the Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety. In the first eight rounds of the grants programme, GRSP awarded more than 51 grants in 10 countries. The Bloomberg Initiative places a priority on countries and cities with the greatest number of road crash... Read More »

The European Journalism Centre Innovative Development Reporting Grants

Posted on July 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 7 September 2016 Open to: journalists and media outlets that target audiences in Western Europe Grants: average grand support is EUR 18,000


The European Journalism Centre (EJC) is accepting applications for the Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme (IDR).  The program aims to advance creative reporting approaches, thus enabling a better coverage of international development issues.

The Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme was launched in January 2013 by the EJC with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The project aims to reward quality journalism and advance a new and distinctive agenda for development coverage through awarding funding to a selection of state-of-the-art reporting projects of great impact and high visibility. Since 2013 the programme granted funding to 82 projects.

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