Events

Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award 2015

UN-Habitat and the International Ecological Safety Collaboration Organization supported by China Development Orient Urban Development and Investment Company Limited have jointly launched a biennial Youth Innovation Awards Programme. The award is intended to recognize, honor and promote young generation of leaders who are in a unique position to leverage the power of invention to establish businesses which would contribute to solving social and environmental problems.
Type Competition |  organized by  UN Habitat UN-Habitat and the International Ecological Safety Collaboration Organization supported by China Development Orient Urban Development and Investment Company Limited |  Started on  21 Apr 2015


The 2015 World Young Reader Prize

The World Young Reader Prizes are awarded annually to innovative news publishers who excel in engaging the young (ages 25 and under) on one of a multitude of ways. Two special categories for 2015 will honor "Digital First" and "Teaching Freedom" actions. Any news publisher may submit multiple entries.
Type Competition |  organized by  World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers |  Started on  01 Apr 2015


Internship at Economic Development Board Finance Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh

This is a unique challenging opportunity to shape the developmental trajectory of a new State. This experience will definitely place you in good stead for a strong professional future whether you chose to work in public or private sectors. Further, outstanding performers will be considered for longer-term assignment with the Economic Development Board.
Type Internship |  organized by  Economic Development Board Finance Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh |  Started on  02 Apr 2015


WFUNA International Model United Nations

WFUNA International Model United Nations is the world's most accurate simulation of the United Nations. Located at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City, the conference aims to provide students with the most realistic experience possible. The WIMUN conference features intensive training workshops taught by UN officials, briefings on important agenda items by UN Agencies, and conference sessions at the United Nations Headquarters. Applications are invited.
Type Workshop |  organized by  WFUNA |  Started on  02 Apr 2015


Sir Ratan Tata Post-Doctoral Fellowship

he Sir Ratan Tata Foundation and the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) invites applications for the Sir Ratan Tata Post-doctoral Fellowship, now in its nineteenth year. Applicants should be early career researchers working on social science research focusing on South Asia. Applicants should have completed a PhD - the fellowship is not intended for students registered for a degree or diploma, nor is it intended for senior academics.
Type Fellowship |  organized by  Sir Ratan Tata Foundation and the London School of Economics & Political Science |  Started on  01 Apr 2015


Adobe Youth Voices Awards

The Adobe Youth Voices Awards is a global, online competition that encourages youth to creatively express their vision for driving positive change in local communities. It’s an extension of Adobe Foundation’s philanthropic commitment and its global signature program, Adobe Youth Voices, which aims to ignite creative confidence in youth around the world by empowering them to find their voice and make it heard.
Type Competition |  organized by  Adobe Youth Voice Awards |  Started on  01 Feb 2015


International Economic Association's Stiglitz Essay Prize

The International Economic Association announces the first Stiglitz Essay Prize in honour of Joseph E. Stiglitz. The winner of the Stiglitz Essay Prize will be announced in early 2016, with the prize presentation to be made in a ceremony at the next IEA World Congress in 2017. The winner of the Stiglitz Essay Prize will win 1,000 USD, and the runner(s)-up will receive 500 USD. The winning essay and runner(s) up will be published on the IEA web site. (more details in the attached pdf.)
Type Competition |  organized by  International Economic Association |  Started on  01 Apr 2015


DML Hub Presents Free Online Courses for Junior Scholars

A new open online course — designed for graduate students, postdocs, junior scholars, and early career professors figuring out a professional pathway and/or delving into design-based research — is being offered this spring by the Digital Media and Learning (DML) Research Hub. The DML Hub created DML Commons, the distributed open online course to provide a service that junior scholars in the DML field had been asking for.
Type Online Courses |  organized by  DML Hub |  Started on  20 Mar 2015


The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2015

The Royal Commonwealth Society is inviting young people to share their hopes and concerns for the future, thereby generating an important youth perspective and Commonwealth wide dialogue as the international community gathers to set development goals for the next 15 years. The competition is open to young writers aged 18 and under who are living in, or a national of, a Commonwealth country or territory.
Type Competition |  organized by  Royal Commonwealth Society |  Started on  01 Mar 2015


#DrawDisability Campaign: Submissions open

Submissions are now open for a global art campaign that aims to raise young people’s awareness of disabilities and inclusion. Led by the United Nations Global Education First Initiative (GEFI), in partnership with the Global Observatory for Inclusion, and the GEFI Youth Advocacy Group, the #DrawDisability campaign invites children and youth to reflect on the lives of Persons with Disabilities, through drawing.
Type Competition |  organized by  Global Observatory for Inclusion |  Started on  01 Mar 2015


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