Powering Opportunities Partnership – Call for Expression of Interest for Productive Energy Use action research projects in sub-Saharan Africa 2019

Deadline : 28 February, 2019 Competition description This program is aimed at demonstrating how the off-grid sector can stimulate local jobs and create local economic value in sub-Saharan Africa. The Powering Opportunities Partnerships (POP) is one of the constituent projects of TEA’s Supporting Clean Energy Partnershipsprogramme. POP aims to demonstrate how the off-grid energy sector can […]

British Council Future News Worldwide for Young Media Practitioners 2019

Application deadline is 12.00 (noon) GMT on 21 March 2019. Are you the future of journalism? Applications are open if you’re a writer, blogger, vlogger, photographer, radio journalist or work in any other kind of media   They are looking for 100 of the world’s most talented, motivated and passionate student journalists to attend an intensive […]

The 2019 Afresist Youth Leadership Program

Deadline : 11 February, 2019 In partnership with Afrika Youth Movement (AYM), Afresist presents the Afresist Youth Leadership Program (AYLP), a new training programme rooted in the belief that African youth can be everyday pan-Africanists, everyday leaders, everyday activists. While various leadership programs targeting African youth do exist, most times there is either little or no […]

The Yale Young African Scholars Program 2019

Deadline : 6 February, 2019 The Yale Young African Scholars Program is designed for African secondary school students who wish to pursue tertiary education and make meaningful impact as young leaders on the continent. A typical YYAS participant has: Excellent academic records Demonstrated leadership potential Strong written and verbal communication skills A desire and ability […]

Prestige Scholarships 2019

Deadline : 1 March, 2019 Their highest awards are prestige scholarships: the Chancellor’s Scholarship, the Richard Lewar Entrance Scholarship, the Carleton University Scholarship of Excellence, the Carleton University SHAD Scholarship, the Riordon Scholarship, and the Collins Prestige Scholarship. You will be considered for a prestige scholarship only if you are entering Carleton directly from high […]

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, […]

Pan Commonwealth Forum 2019- Call for Papers

Deadline : 31 March, 2019 Proposals are invited from academics, researchers, technology innovators, development practitioners, COL stakeholders and partner institutions to submit proposals for presentations within the scope of the theme and sub-themes of PCF9. The Forum will have the following types of sessions: Paper Presentation: These are research papers, case studies, etc., from the participants that will […]