Deadlines: December 19, 2014
The Center for Universal Education at The Brookings Institution seeks to help build expertise on girls’ education policies and programs in developing countries. This program is designed to offer guest scholars from developing countries the opportunity to pursue their own independent research on global education issues with a specific focus on girls’ education. Echidna scholars will also be supported to develop and implement a plan to share their expertise with their home institution to furth...
Deadlines: December 1, 2014 and May 1, 2015
The Bellagio Center Resident Fellows Program offers academic writing, arts and literary arts, and practitioners a serene setting conducive to focused, goal-oriented work, and the unparalleled opportunity to establish new connections with fellow residents from a stimulating array of disciplines and geographies. The Bellagio community generates new knowledge to solve some of the most complex issues facing our world and creates art that inspires reflect...
Deadline: February 3, 2015
Global Health Corps provides a yearlong paid fellowship for young professionals from diverse backgrounds to work on the frontlines of the fight for global health equity at existing health organizations and government agencies. Fellows are currently working in Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Malawi, Zambia and the United States.
GHC recruits placement organizations that are doing excellent work in improving healthcare access and health outcomes in impoverished communities. Placement organizations range from small grassroots org...
Deadline: January 5, 2015
Echoing Green manages three distinct Fellowship Programs that may be of interest to IFP Alumni:
The Global Fellowship is our twenty-five year-old program for smart leaders who are deeply connected to the needs and potential solutions that may work best for their communities. Any emerging social entrepreneur from any part of the world working to disrupt the status quo may apply.
The Black Male Achievement (BMA) Fellowship invests in emerging leaders dedicated to improving the life outcomes of black men and boys ...
Einsenhower Fellowships offers two opportunities that may be of special interest to IFP Alumni:
2015 Women's Leadership Program
Deadline: November 14, 2014
For the second time in its history, EF will hold a Women’s Leadership Program. The Women’s Leadership Program (WLP) will promote women in leadership roles across all industries and sectors by providing strong networking and professional development opportunities. WLP participants will make a commitment to mentor and empower women in their countries and regions to ...
Deadline: November 15, 2014
The Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship today announced a call for nominations for the 2015 Fellowship class. The Fellowship initiative, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, offers development experts from Africa and other parts of the developing world a year-long program of media support, training, research, and writing under the guidance of experienced mentors and trainers.
Candidates for the 12 Fellowships awarded each year must be experts in fields relating to global development, ranging fro...
Ashoka Fellows are leading "social entrepreneurs" recognized for their innovative solutions to social problems as well as their potential to change patterns across society. They demonstrate unrivaled commitment to bold new ideas and prove that compassion, creativity, and collaboration are tremendous forces for change. Ashoka Fellows work in over 70 countries around the globe in every area of human need.
All Ashoka Fellows must undergo a rigorous search and selection process in which they demonstrate that they fully meet Ashoka's selection criteria. Upon e...
The Open Society Foundations offer numerous grants and fellowships, including many with applications accepted on an ongoing basis:
Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa
Supports projects in the following programmatic areas:
* Media and Access to Information
* Governance and Accountability
* Health and Rights
* Justice and Human Rights
* Regional Programs
Latin America Program
The Program focuses its funding on four...
The Acumen Fund is accepting applications for their Regional Fellowship programs in East Africa, India and Pakistan.
East Africa: September 8, 2014
India: September 1, 2014
Pakistan: September 29, 2014
More information and applications available at http://acumen.org/leaders/regional-fellows/.
Acumen Regional Fellowships are one-year, fully-funded leadership development programs that provide fellows with training "to accelerate their social impact and leadership potential."
"Fellows come from diverse cultural, geographic, and socioeconomic backgrounds ...
The Social Science Research Council (SSRC), based in New York, offers more than 30 Graduate and Post-Graduate Fellowships and Prizes. Eligibility requirements vary, and while some are only available to U.S. citizens, many are available to scholars regardless of citizenship and are specifically designed to support research in and about the developing world.
Currently there are 7 open competitions:
International multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern.
Accepting applications until 01 September 2014
Abe Fellowship for Journalists
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