World Labs Elevating Ideas Competition

World Labs Elevating Ideas Competition (Fully Funded to London and £50,000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

WorldLabs’ mission is to help ideas develop and grow by providing the funding, tools and connections needed to thrive. Too many promising entrepreneurial projects fall by the wayside due to lack of resources, help or funding. This is why the Elevating Ideas Competition was created; to give you the ability to showcase your idea, find…

Call For Application: UNESCO Bachelor and Master Thesis Competition (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week Youth Agenda Forum will take place on 26 October, 2018, at the University of Latvia, in Riga. The forum will seek to answer many pressing questions: how young people can act as MIL agents of positive changes in the era of digital algorithms? What can they do…

2018 World Bank Youth Summit Competition

2018 World Bank Youth Summit Competition (Fully Funded to Washington DC) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The purpose of this competition is to challenge young people to solve problems that i) enhance the foundations of human capital by addressing challenges related to childhood education, health, and nutrition; and/or ii) cultivate the skills, knowledge, and well-being of adults in order to improve the capacity of individuals to reach their full potential in…

2018 European Union Economic and Social Committee Civil Society Prize

2018 European Union Economic and Social Committee Civil Society Prize (€50,000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The 2018 European Union Economic and Social Committee (EESC) Civil Society Prize will reward innovative initiatives carried out by civil society organisations and/or individuals on the territory of the EU and aimed at raising awareness of the multiple layers and richness of European identities, exploiting the full potential of Europe’s cultural wealth, facilitating access to European…

FutureX Startup Summit

FutureX Startup Summit | Diplomacy Opportunities

Each year, FutureX accepts a cohort of rising tech leaders on their Silicon Valley Accelerate Programme, where they are given the opportunity to connect with some of the global players in the tech industry and pitch to potential investors. The Startup Summit Competition offers startups the opportunity to win a funded place on the programme…

UN Human Rights Youth Challenge (Fully Funded to Geneva, Switzerland)

United Nations Human Rights Youth Challenge (Fully Funded to Geneva, Switzerland) | Diplomacy Opportunities

For this year’s International Youth Day on 12 August 2018, the UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, Mr. Léo Heller How to win The Human Rights Youth Challenge? The UN Special Rapporteur will choose a submission that demonstrates an excellent understanding of the human rights to water and…

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation - United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation – United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Health Organization (WHO) reported that tobacco kills more than seven million people each year, six million of them from direct use and the others due to exposure to smoking. In the Nigerian context, the Federal Ministry of Health noted that about 4.5 million Nigerians consume, on an annual basis, 20 billion sticks of…

Pitch@Palace Commonwealth 2018

Pitch@Palace Commonwealth 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Pitch@Palace Commonwealth is the platform to showcase Entrepreneurs from the 52 Commonwealth countries.  Pitch@Palace Commonwealth will support Entrepreneurs by connecting them to local and international networks and help amplify their businesses. As part of the Pitch@Palace Global network it will build connectivity between Commonwealth countries and other key markets. PITCH@PALACE COMMONWEALTH OBJECTIVES: To promote the…

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:…

Elizabeth R Media Fund: Commonwealth Digital Challenge (Fully Funded to UK) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Elizabeth R Media Fund is launching a new competition aimed at providing young and aspiring media managers from the Commonwealth with the skills and tools necessary to help their organisations face the digital challenges in their countries. The event will also act as a spur to the competitors to discuss the needs of a…