Acumen West Africa Fellowship 2020 for Entrepreneurs and Organization-builders

Deadline: August 6, 2020 Applications are open for the Acumen West Africa Fellowship 2020. The West Africa Fellowship will bring together entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, and organization-builders from both the public and private sectors who are modeling leadership, and who are hungry to do more. Practical skills meet moral imagination in this intensive year-long leadership development program designed […]

Fulbright Egyptian Student Program 2021-2022 for Professional Artists (Fully-funded)

Deadline: July 18, 2020 Applications are open for the Fulbright Egyptian Student Program 2021-2022 for Professional Artists. The program provides fully-funded grants for professional artists who wish to conduct field research and/or attend master classes for six to nine months in the U.S. The scholarships are available in the following fields: Applied Arts Fine Arts […]

NED Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program 2021-2022 (Fully-funded)

Deadline: October 1, 2020 Applications are open for the NED Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program 2021-2022. The Fellows Program, based at the International Forum for Democratic Studies, supports democratic activists, scholars, and journalists from around the world to conduct independent research, build individual capacity, and exchange ideas to strengthen democratic development in their countries, regions, or fields […]

We Are Family Foundation (WAFF) Youth to the Front Fund 2020 – Global Funding Opportunity

Deadline: Rolling Basis We Are Family Foundation (WAFF) is now accepting applications for the Youth to the Front Fund (YTTFF) 2020. If you are under 30 & a Black, Indigenous or POC activist, organizer, innovator, or any way you identify fighting systemic racism, inequality, inequity + injustice in the US AND around the world, APPLY for funding!! […]

2020 Call for Applications: Red Umbrella Fund (Up to €80,000 in Grants)

Deadline: 1st August 2020. The Red Umbrella Fund’s vision, mission and operating principles guide our strategies and operations. Our strategic plan details our theory of change and priorities for the coming years.  You can access it here. Vision Societies uphold and respect the health, human, and labor rights and self-determination of sex workers of all […]


Deadline: 3rd July 2020 UHAI EASHRI is Africa’s first indigenous activist fund supporting sexual and gender minorities and sex worker human rights. They have funded critical court challenges that overturned repressive laws, resourced pioneering community-led HIV clinics, and supported communities to document their lives, organizing, and advocacy. Established in 2009, and based in Nairobi, they […]

Remote Summer Internship 2020 at International Human Rights Nonprofit

Deadline: June 30, 2020 The Human Projects is currently seeking several remote interns for Summer 2020. Interns can apply to work on several projects including developing human rights educational programs, assisting with the translation of human rights educational materials, and assisting with researching and interviewing changemakers for the Young Changemakers Archive. The Human Projects is […]

LEAP Africa Youth Leadership Programme 2020

Application Deadline:11th July 2020 LEAP Africa invites passionate Nigerian undergraduates between the ages of 18 – 29 years to apply for its Youth Leadership Program (YLP). The objective of the YLP is to empower young people with leadership skills to be socially active citizens and with tools to develop change projects in their communities in […]


Applications are due by 13th July 2020 African Women’s Development Fund invites applications for the award of grants to African women’s rights organizations and groups to support activities that promote the wellbeing of women. Every year, AWDF supports innovative women’s rights groups and organizations under the small grants’ initiative, to coordinate activities around World AIDS […]

African Queer Youth Initiative is Hiring: Program Officer

Job Title: Program Officer Supervisor: Program Manager Location: Remote (West Africa) Position: Full Time (one-year contract with opportunity for extension) Closing Date: July 3, 2020 The AQYI is expanding and we are in the process of launching an exciting leadership development program for young LBTQ women in West Africa. We are looking for enthusiasm and […]