British Academy (BA)/Leverhulme Small Research Grants

​Deadline - 1 November 2017 (5pm UK time).  The BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences. These awards, up to £10,000 in value and tenable for up to 24 months, are provided to cover the cost of the expenses arising from a defined research project. Eligibility Awards …

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Climate Law and Governance Essay Competition 2017

Deadline-15 of October 2017 Are you interested in researching the legal and governance challenges posed by climate change? Do you have ideas for how legal and institutional instruments can contribute to addressing the challenges posed by climate change? Then enter the 2017 Climate Law and Governance Essay Competition! This annual essay competition is held by …

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2017 YHER Accelerator Program For Female Entrepreneurs.

APPLICATIONS DEADLINE: 22nd September 2017 The Y-HER Accelerator Program is a powerful opportunity for passionate female impact entrepreneurs in Africa who are at the early stages of building businesses and organisations that exist to change the lives of women and girls in Africa. Apply Who is this meant for: Female-Led Ventures: Applicants must have at least one female co-founder …

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Google Faculty Research Awards Program.

Deadline: October 7th, 2017 The Faculty Research Awards Program, sometimes referred to as the Research Awards Program, supports academic research in computer science, engineering, and related fields. Through the program, the institution fund world-class research at top universities, facilitate interaction between Google and academia, and support projects whose output will be made openly available to the research …

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Call for proposals: Building Skills for Jobs (2017)

Application Deadline: 6 October 2017 at 15:00 CET The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is pleased to issue this second call for applications for funding of projects related to demand driven Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET). Building Skills for Jobs supports cooperation between private sector, educational actors and public authorities …

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Open Call for Mobility Grants under the BioFISA II Programme

Deadline: 1 December 2018 Programme Description The Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio) is a NEPAD Agency Flagship for collaborative research and development, and an innovation platform aimed to address Southern Africa's challenges in health and nutrition. It is one of the five Networks under the Consolidated Plan of Action for Science and Technology (African Biosciences …

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Call for Proposals: AUC/NEPAD Call for Good Practices in Skills Development for Africa

Deadline: 2nd October 2017 Are you passionate about reducing unemployment levels among the African youth? Are you part of a project that seeks to generate employment through the development of skills? Does your project aim to change the perception of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) or other levels of education in your country? Get a chance …

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The Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme (Masters & PhD) in UK for International Students.

Application deadline: Dependent on course - either 6 December 2017 or 4 January 2018 (For non-US citizens) The Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university. Scholarships …

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Small Grants for Theses and Dissertations- Call for Applications

Deadline: 29th September, 2017 The Association of African Universities (AAU) is pleased to announce the 2017 session of its Small Grants for Theses and Dissertations Programme. In line with the Association’s aim of promoting the core functions of higher education institutions, the Small Grants Programme aims to facilitate timely completion of post graduate research. Eligibility: …

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Borealis Student Innovation Award 2018

Deadline-March 31 2018 The Borealis Student Innovation Award is an international competition for students from all over the world. This year's competition marks the tenth anniversary of the award. Following Borealis' trailblazing mission of value creation through innovation, our award aims to recognise your innovative thinking and pioneering solutions. The award recognises and rewards the …

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