Call for Applications: 2015/2016 New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship for developing Commonwealth countries

2015/2016 New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship for developing Commonwealth countries for postgraduate study (Master’s and PhD) in New Zealand universities

Urban Youth Fund: Call for Applications for Grants

UN-Habitat is calling for applications for the Urban Youth Fund. In its seventh year, the Fund provides grants to projects led by young people aged 15-32 years who are piloting innovative approaches to employment, good urban governance, shelter, secure tenure and risk rehabilitation.

Call for applications: Africa Check is hiring researchers

Africa Check — the continent’s first fact-checking team — is hiring.

Call for applications: intern with UNICEF’s Voices of Youth

Apply for a 4 months blogging internship with Voices of Youth – UNICEF‘s vibrant online youth community.

FT/OppenheimerFunds: Emerging voices awards

The inaugural FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices Awards aims to recognise extraordinary artistic talent in three categories – fiction literature, film-making and art across more than 100 emerging market nations.

ASMEA – 2015 Research Grants

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is accepting applications for the 2015 Research Grants Programs. Grants of up to $2500 will be awarded to qualified professors and students engaged in the study of the Middle East and Africa.

Sembene Ousmane film prize competition

The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) is re-launching the Sembene Ousmane Film Prize competition this year. It rewards excellence in short film production, encouraging creativity within and sustainability of the industry.

Call for Applications: 2015 Commonwealth Youth Gender and Equality Network Forum, Malta

The Royal Commonwealth Society is seeking applicants for a five-day forum in Malta, where young people from around the Commonwealth will meet to discuss gender inequality issues.

Call for Joint Proposals for Research Networks and Projects in Higher Education, The Humanities and Social Sciences

Under its newly launched African Diaspora Support to African Universities, the Council for the Development of Social Science research in Africa (CODESRIA) is pleased to invite interested scholars universities to submit proposals for joint research projects.

Call for Applications: Post Doctoral Research Fellowship (GCRO)

This is a call for Postdoctoral Research Fellows to apply to join the Gauteng City- Region Observatory, a partnership between the University of Johannesburg, the University of the Witwatersrand, Gauteng Provincial Government and organized local government.