Apply to the Innovating Justice Challenge 2018

Deadline: May 31, 2018 Apply for the 2018 Innovating Justice Challenge. HiiL invites justice innovations from all over the world to apply to the Innovating Justice Challenge 2018 to receive grant funding, acceleration support, justice sector expertise and networking, and potential future investment. Each year, hundreds of justice innovators from around the globe apply to the Innovating Justice Challenge to find support for their justice innovation. HiiL is looking for innovations that help people prevent or resolve their most pressing justice problems. They define pressing justice problems on the basis of…

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4th Global Campus Visual Contest: Open call to photographers and video-makers

The Theme The visual contest will be open from 1st March and will accept submissions through 4th May 2018. The theme for 2018 is “Diversity and Inclusion”. Our societies are increasingly diverse in terms of values, beliefs not to mention characteristics like gender, sexual orientation, culture, language, and more. Inclusion is how we try to bring out the unique strengths of individuals, groups and institutions. Evidence shows that by adopting and integrating inclusive practices and policies, and by managing them well, institutions and the people within them thrive. The GC…

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German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for African journalist

The German Research Centre / Forschungszentrum Jülich has won one of the main prizes in this year’s International Research Marketing ideas competition run by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The project on the pan-African challenge of soil as a resource will build a scientific bridge between Forschungszentrum Jülich and African partners. Against the background of the rapid population growth and climate change and its consequences, it aims to support Africa to implement methods to make food production sustainable and secure. In order to make the project known in the African…

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Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program (FLTA)

Application opens: January 1 Application Closes: April 30 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Abuja invites applications from qualified Nigerians wishing to teach Hausa or Yoruba languages and cultures to American students in U.S. universities and colleges. The Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) program is a nine month non-degree course funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and administered by the Institute of International Education. The objective of the program is to strengthen foreign language instruction at U.S. colleges, universities, and some high schools, while providing…

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Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture Fresh Job Recruitment (13 Positions)

Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture in conjunction with the Agro-processing, Productivity, Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support Project (APPEALS), invites applications for the following positions below: 1.) Environmental Officer Qualifications and Experience o Master’s degree in Agricultural Economics, Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Sciences or other related disciplines 2.) Administrative Officer Qualifications and Experience o B.Sc. in Business Administration, Sociology or other related disciplines 3.) MIS/ICT Officer Qualifications and Experience o B.Sc degree in Agricultural Economics, GIS, Computer Science, Information Technology or other related disciplines o Minimum of five (5) years post…

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Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2018 for Green Start-up Worldwide – €500,000 Grant

The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is one of the world’s largest competitions in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship. Green start-ups from all over the world can submit their promising sustainable business plans. The winner will receive €500,000 to further develop the product or service and to bring it to market. The runner-up will receive €200,000  and the three other finalists receive €100,000 each. An international jury selects the winner and runner-up. The Dutch Postcode Lottery started the competition in 2007, after being inspired by president Clinton to look for those dedicated entrepreneurs…

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African Entrepreneurship Award 2018 for African Entrepreneurs

Are you looking for mentoring to launch or grow your business or idea in Africa? Join the journey to receive free, online mentoring from over 400 entrepreneurs, investors and business owners. The African Entrepreneurship Award offers $1 million to all eligible African entrepreneurs with an exisiting business or just an idea for one. The Award Journey is made up of 4 rounds of mentoring and starts by you taking a few minutes to submit an idea for Round 1. Once you hit the submit button, you begin a journey with real entrepreneurs who have been where you are today. Eligibility.…

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The HEINEKEN Africa Foundation + HEINEKEN breweries in Sub-Saharan Africa and (N)GO’s.

The HEINEKEN Africa Foundation works closely together with the HEINEKEN breweries in Sub-Saharan Africa and (N)GO’s. Underpinning HEINEKEN’s long-standing commitment to Africa, projects are only carried out in the Sub-Saharan African countries in which HEINEKEN is operating. Partnership For each project a partnership is created between the HEINEKEN Africa Foundation, the local HEINEKEN brewery and a local or international (N)GO. The Foundation provides funding and administrative assistance. The local brewery supports through means of manpower, expertise and monitoring. The (N)GO is responsible for the implementation and continuation of the project. How…

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Apply for Lagos Innovates for Tech Startups Support and Funding

What is Lagos Innovates? Supporting the growth of Africa’s most exciting startup ecosystem. LSETF and the Lagos State government are pleased to deploy Lagos Innovates, a set of programs aimed at making it easier to build a successful tech startup in Lagos. Lagos Innovates is designed to help the very best founders and startups by facilitating access to four things: (1) high-quality workspaces and infrastructure, (2) learning, (3) early-stage investment capital and (4) investor and peer networks. Programs are open to all innovation-driven enterprises that are less than three years old and…

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