Category: Opportunities

Women Support and Empowerment Hub

100 Women 2017 Grant for Women and Girls (Up to $30,000 available)

Application deadline: July 30th, 2017. Are you connected with a charity that is up to great things for women and girls? Expressions of interest (EOIs) are NOW open for our 2017 grant round. Read the 2017 Grant Guidelines carefully before submitting an expression of interest via our Expression of Interest Form. 100 Women awards grants to organisations that advance…
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19th June 2017 0

CALL FOR APPLICATION: SOCIAL INNOVATORS PROGRAMME 2017

Application deadline: July 16th, 2017 About the Social Innovators Programme and Awards (SIPA) LEAP Africa and Union Bank has partnered to develop the SIP 2017 to strengthen and advance youth-led change initiatives and entrepreneurship in Nigeria through training and collaborative partnerships that enhance the sustainability and overall impact of these change initiatives. LEAP’s Social Innovators…
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19th June 2017 0

MINDS 2017/2018 Scholarship Program for Leadership Development

        Application deadline: Programme Ongoing MINDS offers scholarships to Africans who wish to pursue post-graduate studies within Africa, outside of their own countries. Through tailored leadership development activities, the MINDS Scholarship Program aims to nurture leaders who have a continental development mindset; leaders who will facilitate greater cohesion and cooperation between African countries.  MINDS…
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19th June 2017 0

MTN Solution Space Scholarships for Young Africans 2017 (Fully Funded)

Application deadline: 31 October, 2017. The goal of the scholarships offered at the Solution Space is to nurture a new generation of leaders, teaching them to see past “business as usual”.  Through testing new models, these bold and visionary leaders will be equipped to shape Africa’s future for the better. The scholarships are aimed at…
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7th June 2017 0

AWIEF Business Linkages and Investment Readiness Accelerator for Female Entreprenurs

Application deadline: 16 July, 2017. The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) is seeking ambitious, innovative and committed early growth stage female entrepreneurs looking for support to scale their business. AWIEF in partnership with Mazars is hosting a growth strategy business accelerator programme for women entrepreneurs in South Africa. Access to finance is the most…
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7th June 2017 0

FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship 2017

Application deadline: June 30, 2017. The field of finance is changing rapidly, largely in response to regulations designed to protect market practitioners and to prevent financial crises. FINCAD has long believed that deep market knowledge, transparency and trustworthiness play a critical role in making financial markets safe for all participants. In addition, FINCAD is keenly aware…
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29th May 2017 0
HBN FEMPOWER 2017

Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship 2017

Application deadline: June 15, 2017 Facebook is committed to advancing women in technology, and we are very excited to announce the 2017 Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship! This fall we’ll join thousands of remarkable women in technology in Orlando from October 4-6, 2017 for our tenth year at the Grace Hopper Celebration of…
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29th May 2017 0

Women Techmakers Udacity Scholarship

Google Women Techmakers is always developing new ways to increase professional and educational opportunity and provide high value technical resources to women around the world. Women Techmakers is excited to partner with Udacity to offer a Women Techmakers Udacity Scholarship. This initiative will offer 100 full scholarships for technical certification courses to women in the…
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28th May 2017 0

University of Essex Young African Scholarship Programme 2017/2018

Applications are ongoing for the University of Essex Young Africans Scholarship Programme for the 2017/2018 academic session. If you're an international student from an African nation and are self-funding your postgraduate studies, you could be eligible for a scholarship of £4,000, paid as a discount on your tuition fee. If you are from any of…
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7th May 2017 0

Vital Voices/Bank of America Global Ambassador Program for Women

Application deadline: June 9, 2017. Call for applications The Global Ambassadors Program sponsored by Vital Voices/Bank of America which is being held in Chicago, Illinois (September 11-15, 2017) will address the ongoing needs and challenges facing women leaders engaged in the private sector, social enterprise and non-profits from the Chicago area in the United States, as well…
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