Future Earth Request for Proposals

Deadline: 5 June 2017 Open to: any institution from any country Grants: total amount of approximately USD 600,000 Description The Future Earth is currently accepting proposals for biodiversity research for global sustainability, the “Program for Early-stage Grants Advancing Sustainability Science or Pegasus – Biodiversity and Natural Assets”. This initiative is funded in part by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Science Program ... Read More »

Contest: Simple Office Accessories Product Design

Deadline: 21 May 2017 Open to: everyone Award: EUR 5000, global promotion and product signature Description The title of the contest is “Simple Office Accessories”. We are in search of that dusty old idea of yours that has been laying somewhere in your closet or on your computer disk for a while now. The one that popped in your head ... Read More »

2018 Zayed Future Energy Prize

The 2018 Zayed Future Energy Prize is now open for entries to the 10th anniversary edition. Totalling US$4 million and awarded annually, the Zayed Future Energy Prize is a world-leader for recognising outstanding contributions and inspirational commitments to a global future of clean energy and sustainable development. It was established by the UAE Government in 2008 to honour the vision of ... Read More »

Takeda Foundation Young Entrepreneurship Award 2017

The Award targets young entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial individuals who challenge technological or social needs in the real world. The Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award will be given to the individuals who propose the most creative and promising projects with a high potential for enhancing the well-being of people at the site. The Takeda Foundation will select the Best Entrepreneur and 5 ... Read More »

Green Talents Award 2017

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) hosts the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. Sustainable development means finding a balance between the need for socio-economic development, the protection of the environment, and the preservation of our earth for present and future generations. ... Read More »

The Global Startup Competition 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey

Application Deadline: September 30, 2017 Eligible Regions: Open for All. Location: Turkey Prizes: Prizes are nontransferable. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. Startup Open is a global competition that is open to entrepreneurs from any industry with a new business that has yet to raise any outside capital from angel investors, venture capital firms or other formal sources of seed ... Read More »

World Summit Awards 2017

Deadline: 15 June 2017 Nominations are open for World Summit Awards (WSA) 2017, a non-monetary award system with a focus on sustainable knowledge transfer through a worldwide network. The World Summit Award is a unique awards system, selecting and promoting local digital innovation with high social impact. Combining an ongoing series of international events and activities with a global network ... Read More »

Allard Prize For International Integrity 2017

Photographers are encouraged to submit entries year-round. Entries should reflect themes of courage and leadership in combating corruption, especially through promoting transparency, accountability and the rule of law, and of human rights and/or anti-corruption generally. We also particularly welcome entries that depict corruption and human rights violations in the developed world. Deadline: May 1, 2017 Prize: $1000 Entry: Free Apply: ... Read More »

b.creative Social Innovation Challenge 2017

Description b.creative is pleased to invite artists, cultural and creative entrepreneurs from all over the world to take part in the b.creative challenge 2017. The aim of the b.creative challenge is to foster new ideas in an international endeavour to better handle issues like: growing poverty rates, social cohesion, access to education and digital literacy, mental and physical wellbeing, transport ... Read More »

Nə? Harada? Nə zaman? oyunu üzrə “UNİon CUP”

“Yeni Yol” Gənclərin Maarifləndirilməsi İctimai Birliyi Azərbaycanın intellektual gəncləri üçün möhtəşəm bir fürsət – “UNİon CUP”ı təqdim edir! Komandanı topla Nə? Harada? Nə zaman? oyunu üzrə “UNİon CUP”-ın seçim turuna qoşul və Universitetini finalda təmsil etmək şansını qazan və komandala birgə mükafat əldə et! “UNİon CUP” turniri 2 mərhələdən – seçim və final mərhələsindən ibarət olacaqdır. “Azərbaycan İntellektual Oyunlar Klubunun” ... Read More »