Call for Proposals: Collaborative Data Innovations for Sustainable Development

Submission Deadline: September 1, 2017. Introduction The World Bank’s Development Data Group (DECDG), in collaboration with the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD), is interested in supporting innovative collaborations for data production, dissemination, and use. The collaborations should take place primarily in  low-income countries and  lower-middle-income countries , and be directed towards sustainable development generally, and linked …

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Apply Now: 6 Degrees Junior Fellowship

DEADLINE: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time Are you passionate about inclusion? Apply now to be a 6 Degrees Junior Fellow. In 2016, 6 Degrees and the Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) launched the 6 Degrees Junior Fellowship, creating a special opportunity for young leaders from around the world to make …

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HIV Research Trust 2018 scholarship

DEADLINE: 20 October 2017 The HIV Research Trust is a charitable foundation that provides financial support to physicians, nurses, scientists and other health care professionals in early/mid-career who are located in resource-limited settings from low-income and lower-middle-income countries working in the field of HIV infection. All aspects of research related to HIV infection and its consequences are …

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Call for Application: Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Networking Grants

Application Deadline: 6 September, 2017 The Academy of Medical Sciences in partnership with the British Academy, the Royal Academy of Engineering, and the Royal Society, is delighted to announce the inaugural call for applications to a new scheme to allow researchers from developing countries and the UK to forge new links and hold networking events to generate …

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E4J call for proposals: Funding For The Development of Non-electronic Games.

DEADLINE:  6 August 2017. UNODC's Education for Justice (E4J) initiative is currently accepting applications for funding from institutions that are interested in creating non-electronic games to educate secondary level students (aged 13-18) on the issues of crime prevention, criminal justice and other rule of law aspects. Civil society organizations, academic and/or research institutions may apply for …

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West African Research Association (WARC) Travel Grant.

Application Deadline: September 15, 2017 APPLY HERE The WARC Travel Grant promotes intra-African cooperation and exchange among researchers and institutions by providing support to African scholars and graduate students for research visits to other institutions on the continent. The WARC Travel Grant provides travel costs up to $1,500 and a stipend of $1,500. This competition is open …

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Development-Related Postgraduate Courses (EPOS) | DAAD

With its development-oriented postgraduate study programmes, the DAAD promotes the training of specialists from development and newly industrialised countries. Well-trained local experts, who are networked with international partners, play an important part in the sustainable development of their countries. They are the best guarantee for a better future with less poverty, more education and health …

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MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program

The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program (MCFSP) targets academically qualified, yet economically disadvantaged young people in South Africa, SADC and the rest of Africa, who will contribute to the transformation of the continent. Community service is a necessary component of the Program with all students giving back to disadvantaged communities. The identified scholars need to demonstrate …

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Apply for ISRF Flexible Grants for Small Groups Competition (FG4)

APPLICATION DEADLINE - 1st September 2017 APPLY NOW The Independent Social Research Foundation (ISRF) is seeking applications for its “Flexible Grants for Small Groups Competition (FG4)” to support independent-minded researchers to explore and present original research ideas which take new approaches, and suggest new solutions, to real world social problems. ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS Scholars from within Europe are eligible …

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Apply Now: The FIRE Africa Grants (2017)

Applications Deadline: 1 August 2017 The FIRE Africa Grants will provide two Grants of of between $10,000 and $12,500 each for two existing successful projects to scale up activities and move to the next level of their cycle. This Grant is for scale up projects that will be implemented within the next 12 months. Projects that have benefited …

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