The California Academy of Sciences’ BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition is launching a grant for emerging photographers, aged 18-25, to support the creation of photographic images around the themes of conservation, science and sustainability of the natural world. BigPicture’
The Peace Direct Awards, formerly the Tomorrow's Peacebuilders Awards, recognize innovation in local peacebuilding. The annual awards honor organizations that are trying different peacebuilding approaches or new organizations doing peacebuilding where it hasn't been done previously.
The network of ClimateLaunchpad partners is a powerful one. They are dedicated to encourage innovation in their countries and work with a range of local partners including businesses, investors, chambers of commerce, and local government. They are optimistic and believe they can bring about change.
The ILO is calling on individuals and organizations to share innovative ideas and solutions to address the skills mismatch challenge. The ILO Skills Challenge Innovation Call will recognise and support the development of solutions that aim to address the different forms and dimensions of skills
Harvard Business School Online (HBSO) has launched FREE Business Lessons for Professionals, Leaders and Entrepreneurs to sharpen their skills. Harvard Business School Online offers a unique and highly engaging way to learn vital business concepts. Immerse yourself in real challenges faced by a
Applications are open for the Voy Media Entrepreneur Scholarship 2020. This scholarship is designed to help young entrepreneurs afford the rising cost of education and help them along the road to entrepreneurship.
Many young entrepreneurs dream of owning a business, running a website or star
The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic (“Ministry of Education”) awards a government scholarship to a national of a partnering country to partially cover the costs associated with studies at a public university located in the Slovak Republic.
Calling all tech start-ups in Abidjan, Accra, Addis, Kigali, Dakar, Dar Es Salaam, Lagos, Nairobi, and Johannesburg to apply for the MEST Africa Challenge 2020.
The MEST Africa Challenge is the African tech startup pitch competition for early-stage companies based in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, S
Applications are open for the Young Sustainabale Impact (YSI) Innovation Program to Battle COVID-19. This is a four week program that aims to use creativity, entrepreneurship and innovation-mindset to aid the government, health-workers, and everyone battling the virus.
Many problems are iden
Apply to become a ONE Champion in Nigeria. The ONE Champions program is a one-year volunteer program which is entering its 5th year in Nigeria and they’re looking for passionate campaigners to join the 2020 cohort.
This is a voluntary program where ONE will recruit, train, and support
Inviting all female African innovators with an early stage engineering innovation or startup to apply for Africa Innovation Fellowship 2020.
Africa Innovation Fellowship, powered by WomEng and the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation is a nine-month leaders
The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship is offered annually by the Zonta International Club for women in different parts of the world.
Because Zonta International believes in gender equality, the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship program helps women pursue undergraduate an
Applications for the Teach A Man To Fish – School Enterprise Challenge 2019 is now open. The School Enterprise Challenge is a FREE educational programme that teaches business and life skills. It supports teachers and students to set up a REAL business at their various school.
Are you skilled in your Fintech career? Do you seek support that would bring you and what you do to the hearts of business? Ecobank Fintech is currently accepting applications from skilled fintech for its 2020Fintech challenge. Apply now before the deadline and stand a chance to win life transformin
In an effort to equip and empower more women leaders, the Harvard Global Health Instituteand the Women and Health Initiative at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health are offering a new fellowship specifically designed for rising female leaders from low- and middle-income
The Nigeria LNG Ltd is currently accepting applications from qualified individuals who wish to apply for the 2020 NLNG Literary criticism Award. This award is aimed at promoting Nigerian Literature around the world and it is open to all Literary critic in the world.
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The Nigeria Prize for Literature - The yearly literary prize is endowed by Nigeria LNG (NLNG) Limited to honour the author of the best book by a Nigerian within the last four years. The prize rotates among four literary genres - prose fiction, poetry, drama and childrens literature. This year, the c
Nigeria LNG (NLNG) Limited invites entries for The Nigeria Prize for Science, in line with its vision of helping to build a better Nigeria. This annual prize for science is endowed by Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) to recognise outstanding scientific achievements by Nigerians and non-Nigerians alike for
The JTS is the latest addition to the Academy’s learning initiatives and was conceived as a supporting scheme to the VTS. The 18-month course has taken its first and second batches of students, totaling around 150 trainees. Skills training includes training in areas such as welding and fabrica
Ashoka Anglophone West Africa is rolling out a search and selection for the Ashoka Young Changemakers (AYC) Programme in Nigeria. This is a co-leadership programme for teenagers who are leading impact initiatives; Step up and change the world with Ashoka! Nominate yourself or a young perso
Applications for the Mastercard Foundation/The Innovation Village Future of Work Accelerator Program 2020 are now open. The Accelerator program will support promising technology startups to increase workforce access, readiness and success.
Hash Code is a team-based programming competition organized by Google for students and industry professionals (18+) across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. You pick your team and programming language, Google picks a real-life engineering problem to solve.
For each round of the competition we&r
Applications for the 6th cohort of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is now open. The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF)—Africa’s leading philanthropy which is focused on empowering African entrepreneurs—is looking for the most innovative business ideas across the A
Do you think you are a solution maker? Africa50 Innovation Challenge is Calling all developers, ICT experts, engineers and innovators, to join Africa50 in finding sustainable solutions to respond to Africa’s most critical and pressing infrastructure development challenges.
Is your startup ready to reach the next level? Is social impact at the core of your business model? Are you interested in partnering with Google to accelerate the growth of your startup? If so, this opportunity being presented by Google for startup is for you. Seize this moment by applying to the&nb
The Wales Centre for Voluntary Action is now accepting applications from qualified candidates who wish to apply for the Welsh Government Wales for Africa Grant Scheme 2020 grants.
The Welsh Government Wales for Africa Grant Scheme will enable community groups and organisations th
The International Competition Network (ICN) and the World Bank Group are pleased to announce the launch of the 2019–2020 Competition Advocacy Contest. This contest aims to highlight the key role competition agencies, sector regulators and other governmental bodies or n
Applications are open for the Mohammed Bin Rashid Initiative for Global Prosperity Sustainable Global Maker Challenge 2020. The Global Maker Challenge is an online open-innovation platform that offers an opportunity for ‘makers’ and innovators to connect and collaborate, wherever th
The Renewable Energy Technology Training Institute (RETTI) invites applications for the 2019 Solar PV / Inverter Design and Installation Training in Lagos, Nigeria. Through their Solar Up Nigeria (SUN) Initiative they have partnered with BFA Foundation to provide scholarships for