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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RIPE NCC Community Projects Fund

Deadline: 29 June, 2018. The RIPE NCC has supported a range of projects and innovative ideas over its 25-year history, and we are now formalising these efforts through the RIPE NCC Community Projects Fund. We know there's no shortage of brilliant minds in the Internet technical community working on groundbreaking projects, but securing funding to …

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Call for applications: The Sixth African School on Internet Governance 2018

Deadline: 16 June, 2018 Are you a current or potential leader in internet governance forums and debates in Africa? Do you want to deepen your understanding of the “multistakeholder” approach to internet-related policy making? Whether you are a policy maker, a researcher, a regulator, an engineer, a journalist, an entrepreneur or a gender equality and …

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APT Grants 2018: Supporting Pluggable Transports

Deadline: June 15, 2018 Internews seeks to promote improved anti-censorship capabilities with a small grants fund to support both pluggable transport developers and circumvention tool/secure communication app developers who may find their systems blocked. The following activities are eligible for funding: Implementation of new transports (transports must conform to the 2.x spec and provide a self-assessment based …

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NLnet 2018: Open call for Funding

Deadline: 1 August, 2018. NLnet foundation is an independent organisation whose means come from donations and legacies. Its initial capital was gathered in 1997 by the sale of the first Dutch Internet Service Provider. Its private capital ensures an absolute independent position. The articles of association for the NLnet foundation state: "to promote the exchange …

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Ford Foundation: Digital Infrastructure Research RFP 2018

Deadline: 14 June, 2018. Everything in our modern society, from hospitals to banks to social media platforms, runs on software. Nearly all of this software is built on “digital infrastructure,” a foundation of free and public code that is designed to solve common challenges. The benefits of digital infrastructure are numerous: it can reduce the …

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OHCHR Minorities Fellowship Programme 2018, Switzerland

Deadline: 30 June, 2018. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) launched the Minorities Fellowship Programme (MFP) in 2005. Through the MFP, the OHCHR aims to give persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities an opportunity to gain knowledge on the UN system and mechanisms dealing with international human …

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University of Dundee PhD Scholarship Programme 2018 : Exploring the impact of protracted refugee displacement & disrupted intergenerational relations on the secure and healthy futures of older people in Uganda and DRC

Deadline: 8 June, 2018 Project Description Overview UNHCR (2017) identified that globally there are over 16 million refugees. The context of displacement is becoming protracted, due to continued instability, and also more complex, in terms of why people are seeking refuge and the condition of high poverty levels in countries hosting refugees. This creates important …

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The Japan Africa Scholarship (JADS) Program

Deadline: Application is on-going. The Japan Africa Scholarship (JADS) Program – capacity building in energy sector through skills development for sustainable development– is a joint initiative by the AfDB and Japan that aims at providing two-year scholarship awards to highly achieving African graduate students to enable them to undergo post-graduate studies (i.e. a two-year Master’s …

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APCA MSc and PhD palliative care scholarships for Africa-based healthcare professionals 2018.

Deadline: 14 September, 2018. These scholarships, one MSc and one PhD, will enable students who for financial reasons would otherwise be unable to do so, to attend these highly acclaimed courses. Impact The MSc and PhD in Palliative Care have made a global impact on the volume of high quality research used to inform clinical …

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