OpenCon 2018

Deadline: 13 July, 2018 OpenCon is the conference and community for students and early career professionals interested in advancing Open Access, Open Education and Open Data. OpenCon 2018 will be held on November 2-4 in Toronto, Canada. Each year, OpenCon brings together a diverse, representative, and engaged group of participants, with travel scholarships available to …

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Job Opportunity: U-Report: Product Design Manager

Deadline: 13 July, 2018 U-Report: Product Design Manager  Duty Station: Remote Work Type: Consultancy Duration: 9 months with the possibility of an extension up to 11.5 months UNICEF is seeking a consultant to redefine the U-Report “product” at UNICEF and beyond tying into U-Report’s core goals.    1. Scale: Ensure young people find out about the programme and can choose …

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The Arab Financial Inclusion Innovation Prize (Worth USD$50,000)

Application Deadline: August 15th 2018 The Arab Financial Inclusion Innovation Prize champions a dynamic vision for financial inclusion. By capitalizing on the fast-moving digital world, innovation can facilitate a forward-looking and efficient sector. AFIIP is created to reward such innovations which can increase the outreach and reduce the costs of financial services to better serve low-income …

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2018 WorldLabs Elevating Ideas Competition (Worth £50,000 and Funded to Travel to Elevating Ideas London)

Deadline: September 3, 2018 APPLY NOW The World Alliance Laboratories Ltd invites entries for the Elevating Ideas Competition 2018. Got a bright idea? They can help you elevate it with £50,000! WorldLabs’ mission is to elevate the next generation of innovators by providing the funding, resources and network needed to thrive! Too many promising entrepreneurial projects fall by …

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Yellow Inaugural three month program for Storytellers

What is Yellow? Snap Inc. Presents: Yellow. Yellow is excited about the future of storytelling and the creators who will push the artistic boundaries of what's possible with mobile content. Yellow will help you shorten the time it takes to turn your brilliant idea into reality. Each year Yellow will choose a small group of …

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OTF Internet Freedom Fund

Deadline: 1 July, 2018. The Internet Freedom Fund is OTF's primary way to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and …

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THE NEXT 100 SYMPOSIUM

Deadline: Application is on-going THE NEXT 100 SYMPOSIUM The Next 100 Symposium marks the end of World War I. In the aftermath of the war, the foundations for a multilateral world order were laid out. Today, those foundations are being challenged by a world overwhelmed with digital and information stimulation. The brightest minds from the technological and social scientific fields must …

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UNDP SDGs and Her Program 2018

Deadline: June 30, 2018. In 2015, all 193 United Nations member countries signed on to 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to "create the future we want in 2030." SDGs&Her is an online competition for women entrepreneurs to showcase how they are supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through their business operations. The objectives of the …

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Google Impact Challenge South Africa 2018 for Nonprofits and Social Enterprises.

Deadline: July 4, 2018. The Google Impact Challenge South Africa supports nonprofits and social enterprises with game-changing ideas to create economic opportunity in their communities. The Challenge asks local innovators how they would make their community–and beyond–an even better place. The public and a panel of local Judges vote for the ideas with the most …

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One Young World Shell Scholarship Programme 2018.

Application Deadline: 17 June 2018 Do you care about the world around you? Do you put your energy into the development of your neighborhood, city or even country? Have you already started to make a difference in the field of Education, Access to Energy, Social Entrepreneurship or Social Cohesion? Take this opportunity and sign-up for …

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