Young people from Eastern Europe are welcome to apply for the Eastern Partnership Youth Conference 2018, that will be held on 8-9 November in Vienna. The deadlines are on 1 September, 2018 for participants from the EU, Russia and Turkey, and 17 August, 2018 for the Eastern Partnership countries.
Organisers of ENTER2019 eTourism Conference will fund young talents coming from developing/emerging countries to provide a positive impact onto their respective communities through the application of information and communication technology (ICT). The deadline is on 3 September, 2018. The event itself will be held in Nicosia, Cyprus on 30 January – 1 February 2019.
Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program is offering around 100 scholarships to young people who are looking forward to study at Stanford University. The deadline to apply is on September 12th.
The concept of Smart cities is relatively well developed. It involves the capture of big data to make urban systems more efficient. But could the capturing of data optimise the performance and wellbeing of society as a whole? This was the main topic during Day One of the Youth International Summer School that is being held from 15th to 20th of July in the city of Shanghai.
If you are a young person from Central, Eastern or South Eastern Europe, France, Israel, North America or the Arab region, you are welcome to apply for the International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) at the German Bundestag. This is the opportunity to experience how the Bundestag works over the course of five months, with three of these spent working in a Member’s office. Deadline to apply is July 31st.
World Food Program’s Innovation Accelerator identifies, nurtures and scales bold solutions to hunger. Innovators, start-ups, and companies receive financial support of up to $100,000, access to a network of experts and a global field reach. The deadline is on September 24, 2018.
Open Technology Fund awards are aimed to support organisations that promote secure access to technology and human rights. Payment is issued on completion of stated objectives, activities, and deliverables per a schedule outlined in the contract. OTF’s target support ceiling is $300,000, with most supported efforts receiving between $50,000 and $200,000. The deadline is on September 1st.
Filmmakeres are invited to participate in the Paris MegaCities ShortDocs Citizen Film festival (MC-SD Festival) and compete for the funded trip to Paris as well as a EUR 1,000 award. The deadline is on July 15th.
Young people from ASEM countries are welcome to apply for a 2-week experiential learning journey and “Interdisciplinary Innovathon” for Asian and European students & young professionals. Designed to foster cross-cultural exchanges and networks among youth, it will offer you the opportunity to broaden your horizons, deepen your knowledge on contemporary issues, and propose concrete solutions to societal challenges. Deadline to apply is 3rd of July.
Applications are now open for the Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Summit in Greece. ChangemakerXchange is a collaboration platform for social entrepreneurs. ChangemakerXchange will bring prominent social innovators who have dedicated their activities to solving a social problem and have the skills and mindset to collaborate for collective impact. The deadline is on June 18th.