Canon Student Development Programme (for student photographers)

VIRTUAL EVENT – SEPTEMBER 2021 Applications for the Canon Student Development Programme 2021 are open. 250 students will have the exclusive opportunity to have their portfolio reviewed by professional photographers. Submit your portfolio now for a chance to take your first step into the pro world. Closing date for applications is the 9th June 2021.Continue reading “Canon Student Development Programme (for student photographers)”

Full scholarship at USIU-Africa, Fall 2021 Intake (Mastercard Foundation Scholars)

https://www.usiu.ac.ke/2098/call-for-applications-mastercard-foundation-scholars-program-usiu-africa-fall-september-2021-intake Scholarship Overview: United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa) has partnered with the Mastercard Foundation in its global Scholars Program. This initiative will offer academically talented youth from Africa facing financial, gender, displacement, or disability constraints an opportunity to access world class university education. The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at USIU-Africa will provide full-cost scholarships toContinue reading “Full scholarship at USIU-Africa, Fall 2021 Intake (Mastercard Foundation Scholars)”

Course for journalists: Wits Media Management

Apply now for a scholarship place in a Wits Media Management short course! KAS Media Africa and Wits Journalism invite African journalists and editors with management ambitions to apply for a Media Management short course accredited by the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. The course will be offered online with weekly virtualContinue reading “Course for journalists: Wits Media Management”

Research scholarship, Lionel Cliffe Memorial, for African activists or scholars

Due 15 March Call for Applications link Lionel Cliffe Memorial Research Scholarship The Review of African Political Economy (ROAPE) announces a small research grants competition for African scholars and/or activists based in Africa. The competition is based on the premise that a shortage of funding for critical research is one of the problems faced byContinue reading “Research scholarship, Lionel Cliffe Memorial, for African activists or scholars”

Millennium Fellowship for undergraduate university students

The Millennium Fellowship is a semester-long leadership development program that happens on your campus. The United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are here to elevate your leadership.  Below is the three-step process to apply, and if accepted, engage in the program.  Additional details can be found in the FAQs section. Fill out the first roundContinue reading “Millennium Fellowship for undergraduate university students”

(Sustainable) Energy Journalism Competition, Hivos & Climate Tracker

FELLOWSHIP: https://east-africa.hivos.org/news/hivos-and-climate-tracker-launch-energy-journalism-competition/ Together with Climate Tracker, Hivos will be training and sending six journalists to cover the Sustainable Energy for All Forum in Rwanda, this May (26th-28th). We are looking for six young journalists from Africa who want to make an impact in their countries by publishing about energy and help shape one of the most important debates of ourContinue reading “(Sustainable) Energy Journalism Competition, Hivos & Climate Tracker”

Political leadership & governance programme (PLGP), Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, apply by 14 Feb.

The Political Leadership and Governance Programme emanates from FES Kenya’s renowned Political Leadership Development Programme (PLDP). Like its predecessor, the PLGP seeks to nurture and promote value-driven leadership for democratic governance in a democratic society. The focus is on young future leaders between 18-35 of age drawn from civil society organizations, trade unions and politicalContinue reading “Political leadership & governance programme (PLGP), Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, apply by 14 Feb.”

Africa is a Country Fellowship to support production of original work & new knowledge in under-recognised/covered topics

Africa Is a Country (AIAC) is proud to announce the launch of our inaugural Africa Is a Country Fellowship Program, with the support of the Shuttleworth Foundation and the Open Society Foundation. The purpose of the AIAC Fellowship is to support the production of original work and new knowledge on Africa-related topics that are under-recognizedContinue reading “Africa is a Country Fellowship to support production of original work & new knowledge in under-recognised/covered topics”