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. […]

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 […]

UNESCO/APCEIU 5th Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED (Global Citizenship Education) 2019

Application Deadline- 31 March 2019 The Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) will organize the 5th Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED (Global Citizenship Education) from 3 to 9 June 2019. The one-week Workshop aims to build capacity of dynamic youth leaders around the world to identify strategies to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), specifically […]

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 […]

Annual ARCIS Natural Language Processing Summer School 2019

Deadline : 22 February, 2019 A Special one co-organised with the collaboration of Africa Regional Centre for Information Science (ARCIS), University of Ibadan, Nigeria; Institut Français de Recherche en Afrique (IFRA), Ibadan, Nigeria; and NaijaSynCor {Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris, France: Langage, Langues et Cultures d’Afrique Noire ( LLACAN), Villejuif, France; Modèles, […]

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 […]

The Young Global Changers scholarship program 2019

Deadline : 20 January, 2019 The Young Global Changers scholarship program is open for students and young professionals with first class results in their academic discipline who are engaged in society – in social, political or environmental activities. Writing skills and experience in journalism, media production and/or blogging are an asset. Excellent English skills are […]