March 2020 Grants and Fellowship Opportunities (Part 1)

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March 2020 Grants and Fellowship Opportunities

Young Climate expert set to get €2,670 in grant: Application now open

Application Deadline Date:01-Mar-2020.

Grants Award:€2,170 and €2,670.

About the Grant: With the International Climate Protection Fellowships, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation enables prospective leaders in academia and industry to implement a research based proposal in the field of climate protection or climate-related resource conservation during a one-year stay in Germany.

http://leverage.ng/1278-2/

 

Win $900,000 in grant to fund technology-centric projects

Application Deadline Date: 01-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: $900,000.

About the Grant: Open Technology Fund (OTF) is currently accepting applications for its “Internet Freedom Fund” to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, Internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and every-day people living within repressive environments who wish to speak freely online.

http://leverage.ng/win-900000-in-grant-to-fund-technology-centric-projects/

 

Get up to $40,000 in the Pitch Hub Innovators Competition

Application Deadline Date:01-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: US$ 50,000.

About the Grant: Applications are now open for the Pitch Hub Competition which is an annual competition for innovators that showcase ingenuity, entrepreneurship, and a clear value proposition.

http://leverage.ng/get-up-to-40000-in-the-pitch-hub-innovators-competition/

 

Winners of 2020 STARTS Prize to get €20,000 from the EU

Application Deadline Date: 02-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: €20,000.

About the Grant: The STARTS is an initiative of the European Commission to foster alliances of technology and artistic practice. As part of this initiative, the STARTS Prize awards the most pioneering collaborations and results in the field of creativity and
innovation at the crossings of science and technology with the arts. The STARTS Prize of the European Commission is launched by Ars Electronica, BOZAR and
Waag.

http://leverage.ng/winners-of-2020-starts-prize-to-get-e20000-from-the-eu/

 

Win £1.5 million for Humanities, Social Science and Bioethics based research

Application Deadline Date: 03-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: £1.5 million.

About the Grant: Wellcome is currently inviting application for International Exchange Programmes in Humanities, Social Science and Bioethics for transforming careers and shaping the direction of future research.

http://leverage.ng/win-1-5-million-for-humanities-social-science-and-bioethics-based-research/

Wellcome is giving grants worth £1Million for research and development projects

Application Deadline Date: 03-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: £1 million.

About the Grant: Wellcome has currently announced call for Research Development Awards in Humanities, Social Science and Bioethics to boost Research and Development.

http://leverage.ng/wellcome-is-giving-grants-worth-1million-for-research-and-development-projects/

 

Get your education research funded to the tune of $50,000

Application Deadline Date: 03-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: $50,000.

About the Grant: Spencer Foundation has announced the Small Research Grants Program to support education research projects that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived, with budgets up to $50,000 for projects ranging from one to five years.

http://leverage.ng/get-your-education-research-funded-to-the-tune-of-50000/

 

Win 60,000 CHF courtesy VITTEL®L through “The Act if Biodiverty Challenge” to preserve and restore biodiversity

Application Deadline Date: 03-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: 60,000 CHF.

About the Grant: VITTEL® and Ashoka are launching the “Act for Biodiversity” Challenge — a global search for changemakers who can bring key players together to preserve and restore biodiversity.

http://leverage.ng/win-60000-chf-courtesy-vittell-through-the-act-if-biodiverty-challenge-to-preserve-and-restore-biodiversity/

 

Get a chance to Win an international award for solving global probelms

Application Deadline Date: 04-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: All related expenses covered.

About the Grant: Nominations are now open for the 2020 Right Livelihood Award to honour and support courageous people solving global problems.

http://leverage.ng/get-a-chance-to-win-an-international-award-for-solving-global-probelms/

 

Win yearly grant of 120,000 euros to fund innovative energy projects

Application Deadline Date: 04-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: 120,000 euros/year.

About the Grant: Do you have an innovative project in the field of energy industry, mobility or circular economy? If yes, then you can submit your application to the 9th call for proposals of Fundación Repsol’s “Entrepreneurs Fund”, a business accelerator aimed at startups related to the energy industry and advanced mobility.

http://leverage.ng/win-yearly-grant-of-120000-euros-to-fund-innovative-energy-projects/

 

Are you into Climate and Biodiversity projects? Submit your applications to get EUR 100,000 in grant to support your projects

Application Deadline Date:05-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: EUR 100,000.

About the Grant:The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) has commissioned the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in the context of the project “Capacity Building and Finance for National and Local Action on Climate and Biodiversity” to implement the IKI Small Grants funding scheme. This small grants scheme is part of the BMU’s International Climate Initiative (IKI).

http://leverage.ng/are-you-into-climate-and-biodiversity-projects-submit-your-applications-to-get-eur-100000-in-grant-to-support-your-projects/

 

Win up to 250,000 USD in the Ocean Innovation Challenge

Application Deadline Date: 05-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: 50,000 USD.

About the Grant: Do you want to save ocean from marine debris and nutrient pollution? Are you ready with innovative solutions and creative approaches to counter the scourge of ocean pollution?

http://leverage.ng/win-up-to-250000-usd-in-the-ocean-innovation-challenge/

 

Get $14,0000 to fund an idea that will enhance digital and internet safety

Application Deadline Date: 06-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: $14,000,000.

About the Grant: The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is seeking applications for its “2020 DRL Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement” to protect the open, interoperable, secure, and reliable Internet by promoting fundamental freedoms, human rights, and the free flow of information online through integrated support to civil society for technology, digital safety, policy and advocacy, and applied research programs.

http://leverage.ng/2020-drl-internet-freedom-annual-program-statement-is-now-open-for-applications/

 

She’s the First seeking Proposals for $2,500 Dream Gap Grant for the young girls

Application Deadline Date: 06-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: $1,500-$2,500 USD

About the Grant: She’s the First seeks to work with locally-led, girl-centered organizations worldwide to inspire young girls through career workshops, inspiring role models, and trailblazing leaders.

http://leverage.ng/shes-the-first-seeking-proposals-for-2500-dream-gap-grant-for-the-young-girls/

 

Are you a child influencer? Get a chance to win the €100,000 award at the International Children’s Peace Prize 2020

Application Deadline Date: 06-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: €100,000.

About the Grant: Would you like to be part of the International Children’s Peace Prize 2020? Nominate your changemaker now!

http://leverage.ng/are-you-a-child-influencer-get-a-chance-to-win-the-e100000-award-at-the-international-childrens-peace-prize-2020/

 

Call for Nominations: Get an award from WHO for tobacco control in your country.

Application Deadline Date: 06-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: All related expenses covered.

About the Grant: The World Health Organization (WHO) is calling for nominations to the World No Tobacco Day Awards of individuals or organizations in each of the six WHO Regions for their accomplishments in the area of tobacco control.

http://leverage.ng/call-for-nominations-get-an-award-from-who-for-tobacco-control-in-your-country/

 

Award for Journalists: Be one of the six journalists to win an all expense paid trip to Rwanda

Application Deadline Date: 08-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: All related expenses covered.

About the Grant: Together with Climate Tracker, Hivos will be training and sending six journalists to cover the Sustainable Energy for All Forum in Rwanda,

http://leverage.ng/award-for-journalists-be-one-of-the-six-journalists-to-win-an-all-expense-paid-trip-to-rwanda/

 

Recieve up to $100,000 in grant for WFP Innovation Acclerator Programme

Application Deadline Date: 09-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: 100,000 USD.

About the Grant: The World Food Programme is seeking applications for its Innovation Accelerator Programme.

http://leverage.ng/recieve-up-to-100000-in-grant-for-wfp-innovation-acclerator-programme/

 

$100,000 grant to be won by women courtesy AWDF

Application Deadline Date: 09-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: $100,000.

About the Grant: Is your organisation an African feminist/ women’s rights organisation with cutting edge ideas for advancing women’s rights and creating systemic change? Is your organisation led and majority staffed by women, and registered on the African continent? If yes, then you can apply for the AWDF call for applications in any of the three thematic areas listed…

http://leverage.ng/100000-grant-to-be-won-by-women-courtesy-awdf/

 

Get $50,000 to fight the scourge of Cancer in Women courtesy IsDB

Application Deadline Date: 10-Mar-2020.

Grant Award: SD $50,000.00.

About the Grant: The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have partnered to launch an urgent call for innovation to find and reward solutions for strengthening national health systems in the area of breast and cervical cancer prevention.

http://leverage.ng/get-50000-to-fight-the-scourge-of-cancer-in-women-courtesy-isdb/

 

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