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UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women 19th Grant Cycle
January 22, 2015

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women 19th Grant Cycle

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The United Nations (UN) Trust Fund in Support of Actions to Eliminate Violence against Women is accepting applications for its 19th grant cycle (2015) from civil society organisations and networks - including non-governmental, women’s and ...

The Matter International Reporting Fellowship
October 10, 2014

The Matter International Reporting Fellowship

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The Matter International Reporting Fellowship is accepting applications for its international reporting fellowship. One writer or team of journalists will receive US$10,000 to investigate and report a narrative feature on an issue of global ...

Chevening Scholarships
October 10, 2014

Chevening Scholarships

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Chevening Scholarships are the United Kingdom (UK) government’s global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and partner organisations for outstanding scholars with leadership potential. The scholarships are offered ...

Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme (IDR)
June 23, 2014

Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme (IDR)

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"Can you tell a development story in an original and unprecedented way? Is your story inquisitive and engaging? Does it combine critical thinking with good 'old school' fact checking and an exploration of new technology developments? If so, then ...

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship Program
June 18, 2014

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship Program

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The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program at the National Endowment for Democracy in Washington, D.C., United States, invites applications for fellowships in 2015-2016.  This federally funded programme enables democracy activists, ...

Grand Challenges Explorations: Rewarding Innovative Ideas
April 28, 2014

Grand Challenges Explorations: Rewarding Innovative Ideas

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"Despite increasing recognition of behavioral effects on health, and increasing availability of products and services that address common health challenges, adoption of both behaviors and solutions is often slow and inequitable."

The 2014 Audience Engagement Grant Program
April 22, 2014

The 2014 Audience Engagement Grant Program

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"Through this grant we acknowledge how an individual's actions and reach are strengthened through collaboration." Positioned at the cross-section of international human rights, activism, media, and the arts, the Open Society Documentary ...

The Earth Journalism Network Grant
October 7, 2013

The Earth Journalism Network Grant

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The Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is launching its third round of small grants to invest in strategic opportunities for media development around the world. These grants aim first and foremost to build the capacities of local environmental ...

SEED Awards
April 26, 2013

SEED Awards

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The SEED Awards is an annual international competition designed to support locally led, innovative, enterprises in developing countries, which have the potential to make real improvements in poverty eradication and environmental ...

Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards UNICEF Challenge
April 8, 2013

Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards UNICEF Challenge

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The Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards has partnered with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) to offer the opportunity to implement active community change . It intends to provide three youth-led projects with grants to support the ...

Next Generation Condom Challenge
April 4, 2013

Next Generation Condom Challenge

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Grand Challenges Explorations is an extension of the Grand Challenges in Global Health initiative, both of which are funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and is accepting proposals for a Next Generation Condom.

The Patrice L. Engle Dissertation Grant
February 6, 2013

The Patrice L. Engle Dissertation Grant

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The Patrice L. Engle Dissertation Grant aims to provide support for students interested in a career in global early child development. The Grant includes US$5,000 to support dissertation research and a 2-year student membership to Society for ...

December 21, 2012

Request for Applications for Priorities for Local AIDS Control Efforts ...

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MEASURE Evaluation seeks an organisation to implement the Priorities for Local AIDS Control Efforts (PLACE) protocol in up to 20 districts in Uganda. The overall aim of PLACE Uganda is to increase local and district-level capacity in Uganda to ...

The Rockefeller Foundation Funding Initiatives
November 14, 2012

The Rockefeller Foundation Funding Initiatives

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To achieve the goal of the well-being of humanity through smart globalisation, The Rockefeller Foundation funds a portfolio of initiatives that "link and interlink to achieve meaningful and measurable impact. All our initiatives draw on the ...

International Seminar Support Scheme - AusAID
November 13, 2012

International Seminar Support Scheme - AusAID

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The International Seminars Support Scheme (ISSS) is an Australian Government aid activity that funds attendance at international development-oriented seminars in Australia and overseas. The scheme helps to develop knowledge and technical ...

Development Food Assistance Programme Zimbabwe
November 13, 2012

Development Food Assistance Programme Zimbabwe

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The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of Food for Peace (FFP) (under the FY 2013 Title II Development Food Assistance Programs) is seeking applications (proposals for funding) from private voluntary organisations ...

Global Poverty Action Fund Community Partnership Window
November 13, 2012

Global Poverty Action Fund Community Partnership Window

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The Global Poverty Action Fund (GPAF) is a demand-led fund supporting projects focused on poverty reduction and pursuit of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) through tangible changes to the lives of those who are economically poor, including ...

Testing 1 2 3: The Global Integrity Innovation
November 9, 2012

Testing 1 2 3: The Global Integrity Innovation

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TESTING 1 2 3 is Global Integrity's Innovation Fund set up to invest up to US$10 000 in each brand new idea that addresses the challenges of transparency and accountability .  Global Integrity is seeking proof of concepts that are ...

Policy Analysis on Growth and Employment
October 10, 2012

Policy Analysis on Growth and Employment

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The Partnership for Economic Policy (PEP) is launching a call for research proposals, in the context of a multi-country initiative co-funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) of the United Kingdom (or UK aid) and the ...

Advancing Public Service Media Grant
September 25, 2012

Advancing Public Service Media Grant

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These Ford Foundation grants are a component of the foundation's efforts to promote social justice, build healthy communities, and contribute to an engaged and active citizenry. Grant support is available to for-profit and nonprofit federally ...

NORHED Seed Funding
September 25, 2012

NORHED Seed Funding

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This announcement invites collaborative higher education institution partnerships to submit proposals for seed funding for partnerships projects in the Norwegian Programme for Capacity Building in Higher Education and Research for Development ...

Development Innovation Ventures
September 25, 2012

Development Innovation Ventures

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Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) aims to find and support breakthrough solutions to development challenges.  Through this grant programme funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), DIV invests in these ...

Gabriel Garcia Marquez Fellowship in Cultural Journalism
September 17, 2012

Gabriel Garcia Marquez Fellowship in Cultural Journalism

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This programme in cultural journalism brings reporters from different parts of world to participate in a workshop to explore and recount the stories of Caribbean culture. It is offered from January 7 - 27, 2013, by the New Journalism Foundation ...

May 14, 2012

Documentary Photography Audience Engagement Grant

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The Open Society Foundations (OSF) Documentary Photography Project is offering a grant to support alternative models for presenting and disseminating documentary photography in ways that advance social change.

April 23, 2012

Earth Journalism Fellowship

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Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) and O Eco will provide fellowships for journalists to the United Nations Climate Change Conference, Rio+20, on Sustainable Development, to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The partners have funding to ...

April 13, 2012

Why Open Education Matters Video Award

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The purpose of the Why Open Education Matters video competition is to raise awareness about the availability, uses, and potential for Open Educational Resources (OER) for teachers, students, and schools around the world. Participants are invited ...

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Journalism Fellowship
April 11, 2012

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Journalism Fellowship

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The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) journalism fellowship is a five-day program where fellows will learn such topics as climate change, wind and other renewable energy technologies, the sun and solar storms, air quality, and ...

April 6, 2012

The Above the Fray Fellowship

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The Above the Fray fellowship is designed to give a promising journalist the opportunity to cover important but under-reported stories from a location not in the United States. Above the Fray, a fellowship in conjunction with National Public ...

March 4, 2012

Community Radio Fund of Canada (CRFC) Grants

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The Community Radio Fund of Canada (CRFC) invites Canadian community-oriented broadcasters and associations to apply for funding through two programmes: the Radio Talent Development Program and the Youth Internship Program. The goal of both ...

February 28, 2012

Knight News Challenge Contest

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The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is opening its Knight News Challenge (KNC), a contest for innovative techniques and technologies that advance the foundation's goal of informing and engaging communities. It is open to individuals, ...

TechWomen Mentorship Program - Middle East and North Africa
January 25, 2012

TechWomen Mentorship Program - Middle East and North Africa

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TechWomen brings emerging women leaders in technology sectors from the Middle East and North Africa together with their United States (US) counterparts for a professional mentorship and exchange programme at tech companies in the US.

October 21, 2011

Earth Journalism Grants Fund

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Established by the Earth Journalism Network, this small grants fund is designed to invest in strategic opportunities for media development, build the capacities of local environmental journalism networks and their members, and support responses ...

October 21, 2011

amfAR MSM Initiative - Caribbean

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amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, invites applications for funding for innovative projects that address HIV/AIDS among gay men, other men who have sex with men (MSM), and transgender individuals in the Caribbean. amfAR encourages ...

August 12, 2011

Communications Internship

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Search for Common Ground (SFCG)’s Communications Department is seeking an unpaid internship for Fall 2011. The Communications Intern will assist in the design and implementation of many projects, including the Common Ground Awards, and ...

July 26, 2011

Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation’s (CTA) Internship ...

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The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), based in The Netherlands, has an opening for a 6 - month internship. The intern will work as a member of the CTA Communications  Services Team and will assist in supporting ...

July 20, 2011

World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) Funding for ...

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The World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) invites project partnership proposals that seek to advance communication for social change. Communication partners are invited to submit concept notes for projects starting mid-January 2012 ...

June 27, 2011

Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP) Fellowship Programme

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The Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP) invites applications for the launch of a Fellowship programme that will send journalists to the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Durban, South Africa, (COP17) in late 2011. The Fellowships ...

May 24, 2011

Shuttleworth Foundation Fellowship Programme

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The Shuttleworth Foundation Fellowship Programme supports individuals to implement their own innovative ideas for social change in the world. Apart from the individual Fellowship grant, it offers an enabling support structure and an existing ...

Anne Templeton Zimmerman Award
March 21, 2011

Anne Templeton Zimmerman Award

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Free the Slaves is accepting nominations for their 2010 Freedom Awards, including this one to be awarded to a young adult anti-slavery activist living in the United States (US).

Ford Foundation Grants
November 14, 2012

Ford Foundation Grants

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Ford Foundation programmes address eight social justice issues:

January 27, 2011

Language Rights Fellowship

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The Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA) is offering a Language Rights Fellowship designed to advocate for and support the development of indigenous African languages in Southern Africa

January 20, 2011

JustFilms Documentary and Media Support Funding

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JustFilms and the Ford Foundation invite grant seekers with a focus on film, video, and digital works that show courageous people confronting difficult issues and actively pursuing a more just, secure, and sustainable world. Initiative funds will ...

January 18, 2011

Peace, Security and Development Fellowship for African Scholars

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As part of its Knowledge Building and Mentoring Programme, the Conflict, Security, and Development Group at King's College London, United Kingdom (UK), together with the Africa Leadership Centre (

January 13, 2011

NYU/Magnum Foundation Scholarship

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The Magnum Foundation, an Open Society Institute (OSI) grantee, offers scholarships for the 2011 New York University (NYU) /Magnum Foundation Photography and Human Rights Program.

January 13, 2011

Rory Peck Beneficiaries Programme

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The Beneficiaries Programme operates globally to provide direct financial support to freelance newsgatherers - cameramen and women, journalists, fixers, drivers, and translators - and their familie

January 13, 2011

Rory Peck Training Fund Bursary

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The Rory Peck Training Fund supports enabling freelance media workers (broadcast and print) to take "Hostile Environments / Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear" awareness training courses with approved course providers. The Fund ...

January 13, 2011

Rising Voices Micro-Grant Proposals for Citizen Media Outreach

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Rising Voices is seeking project proposals from non-governmental organisations (NGOs) or individuals for funding of up to US$4,000 for digital media outreach projects around the world.

January 13, 2011

"Visual Methodologies: Beyond the Written and towards the Sensory": ...

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SEPHIS, the South-South exchange programme for research on the history of development, offers grants to its workshop on questions surrounding the use of documentary film, video recordings, photogra

January 4, 2011

Global Health Fellows Program

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This program offers paid internships for summer 2011 with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in the Agency's Washington, DC headquarters and USAID/Uganda-sponsored internships in Kampala with Mission partner ...

December 10, 2010

Right to Information Fellowship: India

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The Department of Personnel and Training (DOPT), Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Government of India, announces 5 fellowships for research on transparency and accountability in

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