Applications Open for 2018 OSISA Scholarships for African Women Media Leaders!

Deadline: 24 November 2017 The Sol Plaatje Institute (SPI) for Media Leadership at Rhodes University in South Africa, in collaboration with the Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA) invites applications for 10 postgraduate scholarships from Southern African women media leaders who wish to study media management at the SPI for Media Leadership in 2018. The PDMM is equivalent to an honours degree, it […]

Applications Open for Irish Aid Casement Fellowship in Human Rights!

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The Irish Aid is currently seeking applications for its “Casement Fellowship in Human Rights” to provide talented candidates with the opportunity to pursue advanced education and professional development in Ireland in order to contribute to the future development of Nigeria. The Roger Casement fellowship has been established to honour the memory of the Irish human rights activist Roger Casement who […]

Applications Open for McCain Institute’s Next Generation Leaders (NGL) Program!

Deadline: 8 February 2018   The McCain Institute is seeking applications for its Next Generation Leaders (NGL) program, designed to identify, train, network and empower a diverse group of emerging, character-driven leaders from the United States and around the world. Geared to mid-career professionals, this yearlong, fully funded professional development program empowers emerging global leaders through The McCain […]

APPLY: International Service for Human Rights 2018 Training for Human Rights Defenders (Scholarships Available)

Deadline: 11 December, 2017 The objectives of the course fall into the following three broad categories: a)  Supporting human rights defenders:   Develop human rights defenders’ advocacy skills and expertise.   Enhance the ability of human rights defenders to engage strategically with the HumanRights Council, as well as to develop diplomatic and civil society networks; […]

Call for Abstract Submissions: Queer in Africa – Challenges and Pathways to Inclusion Conference (Scholarships Available)

Deadline: 8th December, 2017 The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA will host a 2018 Join the Dialogue conference on the theme “Queer in Africa: Challenges and Pathways to Inclusion.” The format of the daylong interactive and collaborative event will include traditional paper sessions, roundtables, and keynote address.  The conference […]

Call for Applications: Archbishop Desmond Tutu Fellowship Program

Deadline: 15th December, 2017   Are you a young African with strong passion for leadership? Are you making positive impact in your society? Then, apply for the Archbishop Tutu Fellowship Programme for Emerging Young African Leaders. About the Program The Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellowship is a Programme that brings potential young Africa Leaders in different sectors […]