Applications for the 2020 Hansen Leadership Institute are now open!

The Hansen Leadership Institute — formerly known as the Hansen Summer Institute for Leadership and International Cooperation — is an exciting international program funded by a generous grant from the Fred J. Hansen Foundation. The Institute provides a unique University-based leadership program and experience in international cooperation and conflict resolution. For three weeks each July, twenty-five young women and […]

Application For UN Religion Fellowship 2020

Applications are due by December 15th, 2019. The OutRight Religion Fellowship is a 12-month program that supports LGBTI human rights defenders from around the world to harness the New York-based United Nations (UN) system to add value to their existing work. The program is designed to support existing work defending LGBTI people from the impact […]

LeNNiB Champions Mentorship Application 2020

Deadline: December 20th, 2019 OVERVIEWNew HIV Vaccine and Microbicide Advocacy Society (NHVMAS) is happy to announce the Call for Applications for the 2020 batch of the Leaving No Nigerian Behind (LeNNiB) Champions Mentorship Programme. The LeNNiB programme is a community centered advocacy programme that is focused on empowering young people through training and mentorship, to […]

Global Call for Advisors to Join FRIDA 2020

Deadline: December 5th, 2019 The Young Feminist Fund is recruiting passionate and committed young feminist activists to join its Global Advisory Committee in 2020 Since its founding,  FRIDA has relied on a Global Advisory Committee made up of young feminist activists from all over the world. These Advisors play a key role in the following […]

Outright’s Beijing+25 Fellowship – (Fully Funded) Apply Now

Deadline: December 9th, 2019 OutRight Action International is calling for expressions of interest from LGBTI human rights defenders from around the world who would be interested in participating in the various forums taking place around Beijing+25. 2020 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women and the adoption of the Beijing Declaration […]

The Robert Giard Grant for Emerging LGBTQ+ Photographers

Deadline: November 24th, 2019 The Robert Giard Grant for Emerging LGBTQ+ Photographers supports the creation of work by emerging LGBTQ+ photographers whose projects address issues of sexuality, gender, or LGBTQ+ identity. “Photography is par excellence a medium expressive of our mortality, holding up, as it does, one time for the contemplation of another time. This […]

2020 Front Line Defenders Award Call for Nominations

Deadline for nominations: Monday, 6 January 2020 The annual Front Line Defenders Award was established in 2005 to honour the work of HRDs who are courageously making outstanding contributions to the promotion and protection of the human rights of others, at great personal risk to themselves. The Award focuses national and international attention on the […]

The Gay and Lesbian Coalition of Kenya (GALCK) Is Hiring

Deadline: November 22nd, 2019. The Gay and Lesbian Coalition of Kenya (GALCK) is the national umbrella body for 16 organizations advocating for sexual orientation gender identity and expression (SOGIE) issues in Kenya. Together, we envision a safe and enabling environment for SOGIE organizations and individuals. For various structural reasons GALCK is putting out this call […]

Scholarship To Attend ICASA 2019 (AMSHeR)

Deadline: midnight Wednesday 20 November 2019. Are you 18-24 years old and a member of one of the following key population groups:LGBTI, Sex Workers or PWID/PWUD? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO ATTEND ICASA 2019 The biggest international conference on AIDS and sexually transmitted infections in Africa. Kigali, Rwanda | 29 Nov – 1 Dec 2019 […]

Dreilinden Queer Pitch Days for Businesses with a Positive Impact on LGBTQI Communities (For South Africans)

Applications will be accepted until 17 November 2019 (midnight). Q Pitch is a pilot project in South Africa with a view to investing in queer businesses. To give entrepreneurs the opportunity to present their businesses and be considered for investment, they are holding one-off pitch days. They call it Q Pitch Days. All applications need […]