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World Bank: The Social Inclusion Heroes (SIH) Story Competition

World Bank: The Social Inclusion Heroes (SIH) Story Competition

World Bank Social Inclusion Heroes (SIH) Story Competition 2017 (win a funded trip to Washington, D.C., USA) If you are under 40 years old, carrying out great work...

Dell EMC Graduation Project Competition 2018

Dell EMC Graduation Project Competition 2018

Dell EMC has launched the annual graduation project competition for senior undergraduate students from universities in Turkey, Middle East and Africa who are enrolled in...

BBC World Service International Play Writing Competition 2018

BBC World Service International Play Writing Competition 2018

Would you like to win £2,200 sterling, a trip to London and have your play broadcast across the world on BBC World Service? If so, the 2018 International Radio...

2018 Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

2018 Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

Now in its fourth year, the Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media is returning to Poynter’s campus in St. Petersburg, Florida, the week of March 18-23, 2018....

Africa Writes 2018– Call For Ideas

Africa Writes 2018– Call For Ideas

The Royal African Society’s annual celebration of contemporary literature from Africa and the diaspora returns to the British Library! Every year we showcase...

Wiki loves Africa 2017 Photo Contest

Wiki loves Africa 2017 Photo Contest

Wiki Loves Africa is an annual contest where anyone across Africa can contribute media that relates to that year’s theme to Wikimedia Commons for use on Wikipedia...

Microsoft Ventures Innovate.Al – a Global Startup Competition 2018

Microsoft Ventures Innovate.Al – a Global Startup Competition 2018

The objective of this competition is to bring together the most promising early-stage startups tackling currently unsolved problems at scale using Artificial...

2018 One World Young Summit

2018 One World Young Summit

One Young World Summits are fantastic, inspiring events but it is after each Summit that the hard work really begins. After attending a Summit, all delegates become One...

2018 African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

2018 African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tell us your big idea to make sure girls count – and you could be sharing it with African leaders! 130 million girls around the world are being denied an education...

Josef Umdasch Research Prize in Austria 2018

Josef Umdasch Research Prize in Austria 2018

Umdasch Group is looking for start-ups who develop innovative ideas. Submit them now and win a contract for implementation. As an international company, Umdasch Group is...

ConnectHer Girls Impact the world Film Festival Video Contest

ConnectHer Girls Impact the world Film Festival Video Contest

The Girls Impact the World Film Festival, presented by the Harvard College Social Innovation Collaborative (SIC) and Connecther, is a film festival and scholarship...

International Student/Teacher Essay Contest 2017

International Student/Teacher Essay Contest 2017

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its ninth annual International Essay Contest, open to teachers and students anywhere in the world. From...

Thomson Foundations' Elizabeth R Media Fund: Commonwealth Digital Challenge 2017

Thomson Foundations’ Elizabeth R Media Fund: Commonwealth Digital Challenge 2017

The Elizabeth R Media Fund is launching a new competition aimed at providing young and aspiring media managers from the Commonwealth with the skills and tools necessary...

PEPFAR Media Awards Competition

PEPFAR Media Awards Competition

The PEPFAR Media Awards Competition recognizes journalists who write on HIV and AIDS issues. Journalists and writers are free to enter the competition. The deadline is...

Essay Writers Contest

Essay Writers Contest

A new essay writing contest has started! This is an opportunity just for you – anyone can participate in the contest, so if you are inspired, please join. WORTH There...

Global Climate Law and Governance Student Essay Competition 2017

Global Climate Law and Governance Student Essay Competition 2017

Global Climate Law and Governance Student Essay Competition 2017

The Future Of Women Award 2017

The 2017 #TheFutureOfWomen Award is open to rising African women leaders of all ages, working in technology, social impact, or creative entrepreneurship; doing impactful...

Africa-China Reporting Workshop & Fieldwork Project 2017

The Africa-China Reporting Project (the Project) at Wits Journalism is seeking applications from African and Chinese journalists to participate in the Africa-China...

​Internet Freedom Forum 2018 in Nigeria

​Internet Freedom Forum 2018 in Nigeria