The Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists fellowships 2019

Deadline : 1 March, 2019   Eligibility Criteria The Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists fellowships are open to individuals who: • Are native to one of the mainly developing countries of Africa, Asia (including Pacific Island nations), Latin America and the Caribbean. For 2019 only, the Fund will not accept applications from the countries of […]

Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2019

Deadline : 31 January, 2019 About DRIF The 7th edition of the Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum (formerly Internet Freedom Forum- IFF) will hold from April 23 – 25, 2019 in Lagos Nigeria. The Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum has gained a reputation as an important platform where conversations on digital policy in Africa are shaped, […]

Young Diplomats: Apply for a blog

Deadline : Application on-going On the Blogs on Young Diplomats, you can find one of the most largest online conversation about Politics, Economy, Society, Planet and Security. It’s a free, first-person platform for sharing ideas, opinions, reflections, learning, stories with readers from around the globe. The Blogs welcomes new voices with something interesting to say […]

The 2019 Bristol Short Story Prize

Deadline: 1 May, 2019 Welcome to the Bristol Short Story Prize – an annual international writing competition open to all published and unpublished, UK and non-UK based writers.  The 2019 Bristol Short Story Prizeis open for entries. Enter online or by post. The rules for the 2019 Bristol Short Story Prize carefully before entering: Closing date for receipt of entries […]

COMMON APPLICATION TIPS BY A TWO-TIME WINNER OF COMMONWEALTH SCHOLARSHIPS (CONT’D)

  A couple of days ago, we shared some tips from Babajide Milton Macaulay, on the right steps to take in Commonwealth Scholarship Application. Here are more tips from the same source on Commonwealth Scholarships. Some of these tips are proven principles from a two time winner of the Commonwealth Scholarship. Here is what Babajide […]

COMMON APPLICATION TIPS BY A TWO-TIME WINNER OF COMMONWEALTH SCHOLARSHIPS

  Babajide Milton Macaulay, a two time recipient of Commonwealth Scholarships shares his opinions on what he believes to be basic principles to follow in winning the Commonwealth Scholarship. Apart from winning the Commonwealth Scholarships, Babajide has also bagged other awards both locally and internationally. He currently runs a PhD programme at the University of […]

Commonwealth writers Call for Submissions: Poems for adda

Deadline: 30 November, 2018 Adda is Commonwealth Writers’s online magazine. They are looking to commission new poetry for publication in 2019 as part of our programme of genre-diverse publishing. They are interested in a wide range of subjects: a look at the site will show you what they have published in the past and – equally – […]

Call for applicants – Oxford University Africa Society Mentorship Programme

Application deadline-  Friday November 16. One of the primary objectives of the University of Oxford’s Africa Society is to increase the number of African students at the University of Oxford. The Africa Society is a student-run organization, offering support to African students at Oxford and seeking to foster the development of a stimulating, comfortable and familiar […]