United Nations Women and UNDP Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth-Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions

United Nations Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions (Fully Funded To Kenya & $15,000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In efforts to support innovative youth entrepreneurs and facilitate knowledge management and exchange, UN Women, in collaboration with its partners, will host the Africa Youth Conference 2018 on 23 – 25 October 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The conference, under the theme of “Unleashing the Potential of Youth in Africa – Prioritizing Investment in Youth Development…

Yenching Social Innovation Forum

Yenching Social Innovation Forum 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The interconnected and evolving nature of our cities, economies, and well-being form the theme for the 2018 Yenching Social Innovation Forum. Inspired by the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals 3, 8, and 11, we invite young innovators to Beijing to learn, network, and pitch solutions for “Smarter Living: Cities, Jobs, and Health for the Future.” YSIF delegates can…

Africa Innovates for the SDGs

Apply: Africa Innovates for the SDGs | Diplomacy Opportunities

Africa Innovates for the SDGs is a new award for African social innovators with exceptional ideas and initiatives linked to any of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Co-Chair of the Group of Eminent Advocates for the SDGs and President of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, launched the award for…

Watson Institute Spring Semester Incubator for Young Innovators | Diplomacy Opportunities

Watson Institute (Boulder, CO, USA), a revolutionary new learning model for next-generation innovators and social entrepreneurs, is searching the globe for the next cohort of 35 young gritty idealists and pioneers who believe they can change the world. Watson believes that to solve the toughest challenges facing the world, we must equip the next generation…

Ted Fellow 2019 application

Apply to be a TED 2019 Fellow | Diplomacy Opportunities

The TED Fellows program is turning ten years old next year, and we are looking for our most ambitious class yet. We select people from every discipline and every country to be Fellows, and we give them support to scale their dreams and scale their impact. Who are TED Fellows? Fellows are individuals with original…

ReDefine Next 100 Youth Program 2018 (Fully Funded)

ReDefine Next 100 Youth Program 2018 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The ReDefine Next 100 program brings together selected students from diverse fields including (but not limited to) humanities, social sciences, engineering, medicine, computing science, art and the natural sciences. In international teams, 40 top young leaders identify the issue they perceive to be the paramount global challenge in the future. This diverse team incorporates innovative…

2018 Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Ireland

2018 Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Ireland (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The ChangemakerXchange is a global collaboration platform for young social innovators. It gathers some of the world’s most exciting changemakers at impact retreats in beautiful spaces around the world for the exchange and co-creation of ideas. The Ireland ChangemakeXchange summit will take place from Wednesday, 12th September 2018 evening until Sunday, 16th September 2018 morning…

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: HACK 4 GOOD Hacking the Nigeria National MY World Survey 2030

UN SDG Action Campaign Hack 4 Good | Diplomacy Opportunities

Calling all developers and problem solvers with multidisciplinary background – Can your software or creative skills help bring the voices of Nigerians to the Government and the United Nations? The UN SDG Action Campaign in collaboration with the Civic Innovation Lab is organising a hackathon to be held 5-7 February 2018  in Abuja to bring together…

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…

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:…