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 – […]

Transparency International seeks Young Visionaries to tackle Land Corruption

The deadline to apply is 31 October 2018. They are looking for young people with new ideas and fresh perspectives. If you have a passion for innovation, the ability to devise new solutions to old problems, and a willingness to challenge the established orthodoxy, then they want to hear from you. They are Transparency International, […]

2018 Google Science Fair for Students

Deadline: December 12, 2018 Are you between 13-18? Google would love for you to join them and share your best idea using science, technology, engineering, and math in the Google Science Fair 2018. It doesn’t matter if you use pen and paper or a full-scale lab; it’s all about the idea and the thinking behind it, […]

The 2019 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

Submission Deadline: 1 November 2018. The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is an annual award for unpublished short fiction administered and funded by the Commonwealth Foundation. The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is run by Commonwealth Writers, the cultural initiative of the Commonwealth Foundation. The prize covers the Commonwealth regions of 1. Africa, 2. Asia, 3. Canada […]

I4C SOCIAL INNOVATION CHALLENGE (SIC) 2018

Deadline:11 September 2018 I4C- Hub Afrique is launching the WE-Account Social Innovation Challenge (SIC) 2018, as part of its response to the widespread and worsening trends affecting civil society on the African continent. We are looking to support ideas related to technology, policy, research, or advocacy that will produce long-term change and deepen social impact […]