UNESCO’s Imagining Africa’s Futures Project: Become a ‘Local Champion’

Deadline: 24 March, 2019 The Imagining Africa’s Futures project is launching a call for expressions of interest to become a local champion in Futures Literacy in Africa. Local champions are expected to be key constituents of UNESCO and its partners’ effort to conduct research in Futures Literacy by co-designing and co-running Futures Literacy Laboratories in their local communities. […]

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 […]

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, […]

TONY ELUMELU FOUNDATION ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAMME 2019

Deadline : Application is on-going Established in 2010, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is the leading philanthropy in Africa championing Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurs across the continent. The Foundation’s long-term investment in empowering African entrepreneurs is emblematic of Tony Elumelu’s philosophy of Africapitalism, which positions Africa’s private sector and most importantly entrepreneurs, as the catalyst for the […]

University of Groningen: Scholarships for non-EU/EEA students 2019

Deadline : 1 May, 2019 The University of Groningen/Campus Fryslân(CF) offers three grants to motivated students from outside the EU/EEA who apply to the BSc in Global Responsibility & Leadership (GRL) or MSc in Sustainable Entrepreneurship (SE), and show that they are committed to contributing to CF’s vision and mission. The CF scholarship is a one year scholarship towards supporting living […]

IFRA Nigeria Programme: “Supporting Entrepreneurship in Africa”

Deadline: 20 December, 2018 The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the French Development Agency (AFD) and the French Institute for Research in Africa, Nigeria(IFRA Nigeria), have signed a partnership agreement on the programme “Supporting Entrepreneurship in Africa”. Beginning in 2015, the Supporting Entrepreneurship in Africa programme is a philanthropic initiative which goal is to identify and empower young African […]

SDG’s & Her Competition

Application Deadline: December 31, 2018. In 2015, all 193 United Nations member countries signed on to 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to “create the future we want in 2030.”  SDGs & Her is an online competition for women micro-entrepreneurs to showcase how they are supporting the SDGs through their business operations. The objectives of the initiative are to: recognize women […]