Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2018 / 2019 (Masters) 

Application Deadline: 2nd October, 2017 Every year, Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) will fund five scholarships for outstanding individuals from Nigeria and Ghana to pursue the Master of Public Policy degree at the Blavatnik School of Government (BSG), University of Oxford. AIG Scholars will be expected, upon graduation, to return to their home country and apply their learning experience …

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APPLY NOW: 2018 BITCH MEDIA FELLOWSHIPS FOR WRITERS.  

DEADLINE : AUGUST 31, 2017. Bitch Media, an independent, nonprofit feminist media organization now in its 21st year, is pleased to offer the Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers, a series of three-month intensive writing fellowships whose goal is to develop, support, and amplify emerging, diverse voices in feminist, activist, and pop-culture media.  Bitch Media’s mission is to …

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Gender-Just Climate Solutions 2017 Awards. 

Entries Deadline: 4th September, 2017 06:00 PM (GMT -5:00) The Women & Gender Constituency invites you to participate in the 2017 Gender Just Climate Solutions Awards! The Women and Gender Constituency (WGC) is one of the nine stakeholder groups of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Established in 2009, the WGC now …

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2017 Social Policy in Africa Conference. 

Deadline for Abstracts: Thursday, 01 September 2017 The DST/NRF SARChI Chair in Social Policy and its partners invite abstracts of papers to be presented at the 2017 Social Policy in Africa Conference. The conference will take place from 20-22 November 2017 at the University of South Africa (Pretoria, South Africa). We invite abstracts and papers that …

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The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships

Application Deadline: 15 October 2017 The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships form a selective programme designed to mentor future African leaders. Through this annual fellowship programme, we seek to deepen and broaden our growing network which continues to contribute its skills and learning to a better Africa. This Fellowship opportunity at ITC is in collaboration with the Mo …

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APPLY NOW: Humboldt Research Fellowships for experienced researchers

In providing Humboldt Research Fellowships for experienced researchers, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation enables highly-qualified scientists and scholars from abroad, who completed their doctorates less than twelve years ago to spend extended periods of research (6-18 months; may be divided up into a maximum of three blocks) in Germany. Candidates are expected to have their …

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Call for Application: UNESCO ‐ MeRck Africa Research Summit ‐ MARS 2017

Deadline: 30th of August 2017 Apply Now UNESCO-Merck Africa Research Summit-MARS aims to bring together researchers from across Africa to discuss the generation, sharing and dissemination of research data and to prepare for the road ahead in Africa's development as an international hub for research excellence and scientific innovation. UNESCO-Merck Africa Research Summit-MARS 2017 will have scientific …

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Call for Applications: West and Central Africa Regional Consultation on Youth, Peace & Security

DEADLINE: 18thAugust 2017 On 9 December 2015, the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security (YPS). This resolution is the first to recognize the important and positive role young women and young men play in the maintenance and promotion of international peace and security.  Keeping with this commitment, the United Nations is …

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Job Opening: E-learning Development Intern at The United Nations System Staff College.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 10 September 2017 ABOUT The United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC) with its headquarters in Turin, Italy, is the United Nations institution for system-wide knowledge management, learning and training for the staff of the United Nations system. The College is expected to play a pivotal role in contributing to UN reform, the development of a common …

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HARVARD INTERNATIONAL SECURITY CONFERENCE

Applications Deadline: September 5, 2017. Harvard International Security Conference will bring together doctoral students and faculty members from political science and public policy programs. Therefore, Harvard International Security Conference invites doctoral students conducting research on international security to submit papers to the Harvard International Security Conference to be held on October 14-15, 2017. The conference is designed to …

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