Google News Initiative

Apply: Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge (Up To 150,000 USD)

As part of this program, the Google News Initiative (GNI) will fund a set of projects from around the world that meet specified criteria, with the intent of producing learning and thought leadership to share with the wider industry. We are proud to launch the GNI’s first Innovation Challenge in the Middle East, Africa &…

Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Ghana

2018 Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Ghana (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

  The ChangemakerXchange is a co-creation of Ashoka, the world’s first and largest social entrepreneurship network, and the Robert Bosch Stiftung, one of Europe’s biggest foundations. The summit will take place from 15TH OF OCTOBER 2018 evening until 19TH OF OCTOBER 2018 morning and participants must be able to attend all days. Applicants for ChangemakerXchange: Must be…

IMF/World Bank and Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School Ideas For Action

IMF/World Bank Ideas For Action 2018 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Ideas for Action, a joint program of the World Bank and the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School, is a youth competition centered around financing sustainable development. Every year, students and young professionals from around the world participate to design ideas for financing and implementing the Sustainable Development Goals. Winners of…

Young Sustainable Impact

2018 Young Sustainable Impact Innovation Program (Fully Funded to Norway) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The aim of Young Sustainable Impact Program is for you and your team to create a real startup that helps solve the sustainable development goals and are economically viable. Brilliant individuals are put in international teams of 3 people and will go through 5 modules and 10 objectives in five months. 4,5 months is online and…

Swedish Institute Young Connectors of the Future (YCF)

Swedish Institute 2018 Young Connectors of the Future (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Are you a leader with a vision? Do you want to make a change? Young Connectors of the Future (YCF) is a leadership programme for people who want to work for positive change in society – and in themselves. If you are open-minded and want a real learning challenge, apply for a seat among the…

2018 UNLEASH Innovation Lab in Singapore

2018 UNLEASH Innovation Lab (Fully Funded to Singapore) | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNLEASH is a global innovation lab that brings together people from all over the world to transform 1,000 personal insights into hundreds of ideas, and build lasting global networks around the Sustainable Development Goals. UNLEASH is a global innovation lab for the UN Sustainable Development Goals, that will take place in Singapore from May 30…

2018 Innovation Prize for Africa

2018 Innovation Prize for Africa | Diplomacy Opportunities

African Innovation Foundation (AIF) is hereby announcing the Call for Applications for its 2018 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA). The IPA main purpose is to strengthen African innovation ecosystems through supporting a culture of innovation and competitiveness, whilst spurring the growth of innovative, market-driven African solutions to African challenges. The Prize will focus on the following Innovation areas:…

Harvard College US-India Initiative (HUII) Conference

2018 Harvard College US-India Initiative (HUII) Conference | Diplomacy Opportunities

The mission of HUII’s India conference is to inspire Indian youth to deliberate, debate, and discuss their ideas for India’s future, and in this undertaking begin the process of shaping the India of tomorrow. The conference brings together 375 of India’s most accomplished students and young professionals, and offers them the unique opportunity of interacting and…

YSEALI Seeds for the Future

Apply: 2018 YSEALI Seeds for the Future | Diplomacy Opportunities

YSEALI Seeds for the Future is a small grants competition for young leaders in Southeast Asia. The competition, which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, provides funding of up to $15,000 for the region’s most promising young leaders to carry out projects that improve their communities, countries and the region. Projects cover one…

SAMIP

South Africa Media Innovation | Diplomacy Opportunities

South Africa Media Innovation (SAMIP) is a 3-year long program that will provide capacity building and financing to independent media in South Africa. The aim of the program is to promote innovation within the media sector, and also foster new voices. Winners will be selected by the SAMIP Advisory Panel, subject to approval by the MDIF…