Getty Images Grants for Editorial Photography

Posted on May 12th, 2017 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 May 2017 Open to: photojournalists looking to pursue projects of personal and journalistic significance Prizes: five grants of 10,000 USD


Since launching in 2004, the Getty Images Editorial Grants program has supported independent photojournalists around the world by providing the creative freedom and collaborative editorial support necessary to pursue work that is personally important to them and which they would otherwise not have the time or resources to address.

Grants will be awarded by independent judges selected by Getty Images for their expertise and experience. Selection will be based on the judges’ determination of applicant’s ability to execute the submitted project with compelling a visual narrative in a documentary feature format, taking into account the caliber of... Read More »

PAVE 2017 Student Design Competition

Posted on April 28th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Open to: all undergraduate college students Award: USD 7,500 — for the 1st place winner, USD 5,000 — for the 2nd place and USD 2,500 — for the 3rd place


The Planning and Visual Education Partnership (PAVE) Student Design Competition, now in its 23rd year, is open to all undergraduate college students.

Geared toward college-level students involved in retail planning, visual merchandising, and branding programs, PAVE 2017 invites participants to develop concepts that expand the platforms and expressions in which Chick-fil-A serves a college campus. Explore new ways of creating an experience that is more than just a transaction of food.

Eligibility The PAVE 2017 competition is open to undergraduate students only; Participants may work individually or in a team of two. Award (adsbygoogle... Read More »

Future Earth Request for Proposals

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

Deadline: 5 June 2017 Open to: any institution from any country Grants: total amount of approximately USD 600,000


The Future Earth is currently accepting proposals for biodiversity research for global sustainability, the “Program for Early-stage Grants Advancing Sustainability Science or Pegasus – Biodiversity and Natural Assets”. This initiative is funded in part by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Science Program and the NOMIS Foundation. PEGASuS is jointly administered by the Colorado Hub of Future Earth* and Colorado State University’s Global Biodiversity Center.


Proposals are welcome from any institution from any country.

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Future Earth expects to award four to eight grants this year to a total amount of approximately USD 600,000.

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International Fund for Cultural Diversity

Posted on April 7th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 April Open to: parties and NGOs coming from developing countries that are Parties to the 2005 Convention Grant: USD 100,000


On 3 March 2017 the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) launched its eighth call for funding requests. Since 2010, the IFCD is providing more than 6 million USD in funding for 90 projects in 51 developing countries, covering a wide range of areas. Public authorities/institutions and NGOs from developing countries that are Parties to the 2005 Convention, as well as international NGOs are all eligible to apply.

Eligibility Parties (public authority/institution) to the 2005 Convention from developing countries; Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) coming from developing countries that are Parties to the 2005 Convention, which meet the definition of civil society* and criteria regulating admission... Read More »

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 Archive3 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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