Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Awards 2016


Deadline: 10 October 2016 Open to: local independent NGOs undertaking peacebuilding work Prize: USD 10,000 prize funding for peacebuilding activities Description Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders are the global awards for local peacebuilding run by Peace Direct. Awarded annually, they offer international recognition for grassroots peace activists in conflict-affected countries worldwide. Since Peace Direct was set up a decade ago, it’s been their mission to support ... Read More »

Small World in Motion Digital Video Competition


Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: anyone with an interest in photography through the microscope Awards: cash prizes/USD 3,000/ USD 2,000/ USD 1,000 Description The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1975 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then, Small World has become a leading showcase for photomicrographers from the widest ... Read More »

Budapest Water Summit 2016 Photo and Video Competition


Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: photographs and videos that present the fundamental importance of this essential material for our planet Award: the main prize is a LEICA D-LUX camera, awarded to the 1st place winning entry in each of the two categories Description The Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest calls for entries for a photo and video competition ... Read More »

World Food Day Poster Contest!


Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: children and youth between the ages of 5 and 19, living anywhere in the world Prizes: the top three designs will be announced on the World Food Day in Rome/ promotion on FAO social media and by FAO offices around the world Description The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is currently inviting ... Read More »

2-Week Filmmaking Assignment to Vietnam!


Deadline: 28 September 2016 Open to: filmmakers from around the world Prize: a 10-day all-expenses-paid trip in Vietnam — Hanoi About the competition WorldNomads is currently accepting applications for its 2016 Travel Film Scholarship competition, which provides aspiring filmmakers a chance to go on assignment in Vietnam. The organizers are challenging you to make a 3-minute film about an inspirational travel story and ... Read More »

The GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security


Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: any individual, or group of individuals, or organisation, (from private or public sectors) which contributes to global security Award: cash award of CHF 10,000 (approx. 9,143.30 EUR) and ceremonial awards dinner in Geneva Description The GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security is an annual award established to recognize deserving individuals or organisations that propose ... Read More »

New Article Prize for Postsocialist Studies


Deadline: 1 September 2016 Open to: junior scholars with an interest in culture, history, politics of postsocialism Award: the award is nominal Description Soyuz is broadly conceived as a group of anthropologists and other scholars working in postsocialist studies. It is formally constituted as the Post-Communist Cultural Studies Interest Group of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and is also recognized as ... Read More »

Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change


Deadline: August 30, 2016 Location: Marrakech, Morocco. Type: Fully Funded. Young people can tell the world how they are shaping a more sustainable future and win a trip to the UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakech, Morocco (COP22) in November by entering the second annual Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change. The deadline for entries to the competition is 30 ... Read More »

Gender Climate Awards


Deadline: 4 September 2016 Open to: anyone interested in gender equality, women rights and women’s contribution to climate solutions. Award: EUR 1000 Description The Women and Gender Constituency invites you to participate in the “Gender Just Climate Solutions Awards” initiative for the upcoming UN climate negotiations in Marrakech! The Women and Gender Constituency of UNFCCC and other women, gender and human rights ... Read More »

EEPAP Grants for IETM Meetings in 2016


Deadline: 25 August 2016 Open to: arts professionals from Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) Grant: international travel costs between place of residence and place of Meeting, accommodation during the Meeting and per diems will be covered  Description East European Performing Arts Platform/EEPAP announces an open call for the new mobility programme for ... Read More »