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
Do you have a technology-driven or technology-enabled innovation that could improve educational outcomes in Africa? Are you looking to take your early-stage startup to the next level? Injini is now accepting applications for the next cohort of their Incubation Programme for EdTech cha
Are you Fashion Savvy and wants the opportunity to be trained by the best hands and in one of the best fashion schools? Sieze this opportunity then and apply to the Hugo Boss Fashion Scholarship.
This scholarship is going to be taken at the University of the Arts, London, United Kingdom and it is
The Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) in collaboration with Africa Organization for Standardization (ARSO) is organizing the 7th Continental Essay Competition 2019-2020 with the effort to ensure that youth are enlightened and their standard culture is improved, thus applications are invited fro
Applications are open for the Startupbootcamp FinTech Accelerator Program 2020. The FinTech Accelerator program in Dubai aims to support the city in its bid to become a world leader in financial services innovation and technology.
Over the next three years and in partnership with Dubai Inter
Applications for the 2020 Wege Prize international student design competition are currently being invited from the Wege Prize. This year; the problem to be solved shall be
'How can we create a circular economy?'
Individuals and team are encouraged to apply.
Wege Prize teams mu
Singapore International Foundation (SIF) is seeking applications for its Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Program to inspire, equip and enable youth of different nationalities to embark on social enterprises (SEs) in Singapore and beyond. If you know you have business ideas that addresses social iss
Applications are being invited from qualified candidates for the Thought For Food Challenge 2019-2020. This challenge is an annual global competition organized by Thought For Food, the competition seeks to create successful, socially responsible food and Agriculture startups in all parts
The Coady International Institute is currently inviting applications from qualified women leaders for the 2020 Global Change Leaders program. This program is sponsored and run by the Coady International Institute for women's Leadership in Nova Scotia, Canada.
This program is a seven-week
Applications are open for the Metro Photo Challenge 2019. For the 15th global edition of the challenge, Metro is proud to present this year’s photography contest that gather more than 100 participating cities from Europe, Asia and America.
This year Metro Photo Challenge will focus on
Applications for the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Accelerator 2019 are open. The WFP Innovation Accelerator identifies, supports and scales high-potential solutions to hunger worldwide. They provide WFP entrepreneurs, start-ups, companies and NGOs access to&nbs
The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) is beckoning on all Nigerian professional journalist or team of journalist, whether full-time or part-time to sumbit their applications for the 14th edition of the Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting.
To be eligble, the
The Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG) and LEAP Africa are delighted to announce the NESG Bridge Fellowship. The NESG Fellowship is a merit-based fellowship which is jointly designed and administered by the NESG, Think-Thank (a private sector) and Policy Advocacy Group, and LEAP Africa ( a youth-l
The Leventis Foundation is calling on all committed young Nigerian practical farmers who are keen on spinning the wheels of the agricultural revolution in their communities, to partake in the one-year Leventis Foundation Training Program in Modern and Sustainable Agriculture, to take place in Nigeri
DHL (Dalsey Hillblom Lynn) through its DHL Supply Chain Graduate Program (G100) is investing in the most talented graduates and young professionals in order to develop the next generation of logistics leaders. The program is designed to enable young graduates and professionals to grow in fast-changi
The African Energy Chamber is a South African based progressive business network that promotes business and investment opportunities within the African continent by connecting local corporations, foreign investors, and ministerial parties.
In line with its growing international corporation,
Located at the Facebook London Rathbone office, LDN_LAB is a dedicated space for startups, that leverage the knowledge and experience within Facebook to support the most impactful technology startups from across the UK, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
They are looking for companies that are
The African Union, Humanitarian Affairs, Refugees and Displaced Persons Division of the Department of Political Affairs, is looking to identify five promising digital technology-based ideas which tackle forced displacement or other humanitarian challenges in Africa, through its “Hum
For over a decade, former United States President Bill Clinton and Clinton Global Initiative, have successfully worked together to empower and train next-generation leaders of all races and ethnicity, by bringing together a diverse group of people united by the commitment to make the world a better
Echoing Green Fellowship is inviting applications from Social Entrepreneurs who will benefit from its Echoing Green Fellowship 2019. The fellowship is looking for the Most Promising Entrepreneurs who have the zeal to boldly tackle pressing problems in their communities.
The Echoing Gree
Euroma Consulting is inviting applications from Innovative Entrepreneurs who will benefit from its third Euromena Awards for Innovative African Startups 2019, a start-up competition dedicated to local and innovative entrepreneurs, to take place in Dakar, Senegal for the return of the Sub-
Accountability Lab is inviting applications for its Accountability Lab Incubator Program for Young change-makers 2020. This is the Lab’s flagship program for young civil society leaders to build sustainable, effective tools for accountability, participation and social impact in their societies
Sock It To Me is offering the opportunity to designers, to showcase their socks designing talent at the Sock It to Me Design-a-Sock Contest 2019.
For those who think they have what it takes to design the best socks ever, Design-a-Sock is their chance to tell Sock It to M
GENEVA (ILO News) – The International Labour Organization (ILO) is launching its fifth annual Global Media Competition to recognize exemplary media coverage of labour migration. And applications are now being invited from interested candidates who wish to participate in the competitions. This
The Obama Foundation has the vision to train young changemakers/ leaders who are not only capable of identifying real world problems in their respective societies, but are already working towards solutions to eradicate those problems.
In fulfillment of this vision, applications are now
Draper Hills Summer Fellowship on Democracy and Development Program at Stanford University, USA 2020
Stanford University is accepting applications for its Draper Hills Summer Fellowship on Democracy and Development Program. The program is funded by Bill Draper and Ingrid von Mangoldt Hi
The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is the flagship program of the U.S. Government’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). It was established in 2014 and since then, nearly 4,400 young leaders from Sub-Saharan African countries have participated in the Fellowship.
From 2014 up until now, Chivas has been funding and mentoring entrepreneurs who use business to tackle the world’s biggest social and environmental issues through its annual Chivas Venture Competition for Social Entrepreneurs.
The competition is fully funded by Chivas through a give away of