World’s leading green energy awards, seeks to reward innovative enterprises and programmes that deliver, or play a key part in enabling the delivery of sustainable energy systems and through this bring social, economic and environmental benefits.
In 2021, we’re uncovering and su
The Active Citizen Fellowship is a rigorous hands-on learning program designed for young leaders in Nigeria who have demonstrated passion and commitment in the past to promote democracy and/or improve the quality of life in their communities through their initiatives.
The fellowship offers opport
The international advocacy organization, Global Citizen, and their global technology partner Cisco have announced that applications are now open for the fourth annual Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award – an award that spotlights a young change-maker between the a
WRI Africa and WRI Ross Center in partnership with Agence Française de Développement (AFD) is pleased to announce the Digital Transport for Africa (DT4A) Innovation Challenge.
The DT4A Innovation Challenge is an exciting opportunity for initiatives that aim to transform transit
Are you an ambitious and innovative leader who wants to learn how to bridge the gap between desire and action on sustainability? Then join the Swedish Institute Management Programme 2022.
At the Swedish Institute, we have created unique development programme which br
The Young Leadership Program (YLP) is a two-year full-time consulting program that develops exceptional young local Ethiopia talent into real leaders.
What You’ll Do:
You’ll work in teams of typically 3 – 5 consultants, playing an active role in all aspects of the client enga
This grant provides support of up to £8,000 for ecologists in Africa to carry out innovative ecological research.
This grant provides support for ecologists in Africa to carry out innovative ecological research. We recognise that ecologists in Africa face unique challenges in carrying out r
The Young Entrepreneurs Challenge brought to you by Verizon Business and Unloc is an annual event that seeks the best young minds from across Europe, young people with vision, social awareness and the ambition to achieve. Now in its 4th year there’s never been a better time to put your ideas i
Applications are open for the One Young World Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 11. This Challenge aims to find and support solutions that make cities greener by pushing the boundaries of sustainable construction and urbanization.
The challenge welcomes solutions from young innovators that:
Oxford Foundry and?FMDQ Private Markets are calling for applications from innovation-driven start-ups in Nigeria for its 2022. The deadline for the submission of applications for Oxford Foundry/FMDQ Innovate Nigeria Programme is January 31, 2022.
Are you an innovation-driven startup in
Applications for the Thought for Food MENA Agri-Food-Tech Challenge 2022 are now open. Innovators across the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region are invited to share their innovative solutions to transform food systems.
The TFF 2022 MENA Agri-Food-Tech Challenge is powered by the global
The eFounders Fellowship provides first-hand exposure to eCommerce and digital innovations, access to business leaders across Alibaba and China, as well as an opportunity to connect with like-minded, leading entrepreneurs in your region.
The fellowship is a community of passionate and succe
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Programme registration portal is opened, and you can proceed to fill the form here.
Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), is the leading African-funded and founded philanthropy committed to empowering African entrepreneurs, is now accepting applications
The World Youth Alliance Regional Internship Program provides opportunities for young people who are inspired by the ideas and work of the World Youth Alliance (WYA) to gain professional skills working on WYA’s projects and a substantive learning experience on WYA’s&n
Are you running a business incubator, accelerator or fund that supports businesses to start up and grow? Are you interested in growing your entrepreneurship support organization to the next level? Do you want to boost the quality of your programs, engage more effectively with your community, and sus
Charity Entrepreneurship has opened applications for two Incubation Programs (late June to late August 2022 and early February to late March 2023). Charity Entrepreneurship’s Incubation Program can help you start a high-impact NGO. It’s a full-time, cost-covered, inte
The Enterprise Challenge is designed to empower female-led businesses financially and through grants and continuous mentorship. Participants get to pitch their business to a group of judges and get the chance to win grants and possibly get investments. Participating in the Enterprise Challenge provi
Are you an African citizen involved in addressing and solving governance and development challenges across the continent? Do you have what it takes to strengthen democratic processes? Then apply for the African Union Civic Tech Fund 2022.
The Fund is a pan-African competition that aims
KidsRights annually awards the prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize to a child who fights courageously for children’s rights. The winner receives:
The “Nkosi” statuette which depicts a child that sets the world in motion
A study and care grant to enable th
The Deji Alli ARM Young Talent Award is an ARM initiative in partnership with TechnoVision’s TVC Labs that aims at providing young Nigerians with an opportunity to develop innovative start-up ventures that add economic value to Nigeria.The DAAYTA 2022 initiative is in line with ARM’s com
Cisco is committed to positively impacting 1 billion people by 2025. As part of our work, we seek to inspire and empower a generation of global problem solvers who will not only survive – but thrive – in our increasingly digital economy. With digital technologies connecting devices and d
The Sanger Institute Prize is an outreach competition for undergraduate students from low- and middle-income countries and gives the winner an opportunity to experience the very cutting edge of genomic research.
Applications are open for the World Press Photo Contest 2022. The annual World Press Photo Contest recognizes and celebrates the best photojournalism and documentary photography produced over the last year.
The 2022 World Press Photo Contest works with 6 worldwide regions – Africa, Asi
Each year the Prize has a specific theme to be taken into account by nomination proposals.
The theme of the 2021 edition of the Prize is the use of technology to enable inclusive crisis-resilient learning systems.
The disruptive effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have revealed the urgent need fo
The British Council’s Creative Enterprise Support Programme for Music, is for young music entrepreneurs in Nigeria who have set up or are interested in setting up businesses in the following areas:
Management and A&R
Marketing and PR
Events and Tour
Applications are invited from emerging academics taking part in conferences to apply for the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Early Career Conference Grants which will enable them to share research, learn about latest developments and build valuable professional networks.
Applications for the Online News Association (ONA) Women’s Leadership Accelerator 2022 are now open. The Women’s Leadership Accelerator offers an intensive program of mentoring, discussion and learning from some of the top minds in digital media. Participants work closely with
The UK Nigeria Tech Hub in collaboration with Nerdzfactory Company has opened applications for the Design, Product and Developer School Program to equip young Nigerians with graphics design and product design, product management and software development skills.
The goal of the program i
The fourth edition of the World Youth Forum is finally back and open for applications. World Youth Forum is a platform that sends a message of peace, prosperity, harmony and progress to the entire world built by promising youth. It engages youth from around the globe in an enriching set-up
Applications are invited for the Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund JUMPSTARTER 2022 Global Pitch Competition. JUMPSTARTER is a not-for-profit initiative curated by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund that provides a platform for all entrepreneurs and young people to jump start their dreams in Hong Kong. I