Entrepreneur Digital Toolkit

The Digital Entrepreneur tool kit is designed to adequately equip you with all the skills required to build a long-lasting brand in this digital era and make your own kind of noise. Sign Up Here Are you an entrepreneur looking to manage your spending and still build a great brand?  Have you found that paying a graphic designer is digging deep into your pocket?  You need to create video content. You can you record videos Read more…

European Environment Agency WaterPIX Photo Competition 2018 (EUR 2,000 prize)

With the continued support of WHO, ICFJ will select 12 journalists for the Safety 2018 reporting fellowship. The fellows will deepen their understanding of injury prevention and sharpen the skills needed to cover this often under-reported topic by attending a two-day workshop ahead of the event. Afterwards, they will have the opportunity to cover the conference sessions, and to meet and interview global experts. WHO and ICFJ have organized similar opportunities for journalists in the Read more…

Safety 2018 Reporting Fellowship

Applications are now open! Learn more and apply by Aug. 17 , 2018. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) more than 5 million people die each year as a result of injuries, accounting for 9 percent of deaths globally. This includes injuries from traffic crashes, acts of violence against oneself or others, burns, drowning, falls and poisonings, among other causes. Safety 2018 is a milestone event in the field of injury prevention and safety Read more…

The AFRINIC Fellowship Programme

The AFRINIC Fellowship Programme provides opportunities for individuals from African countries who have an interest in Internet operations and governance to participate in AFRINIC-29. The fellowship provides basic financial assistance to applicants who fulfill the eligibility criteria and who are subsequently selected by the Fellowship Committee. Successful fellows will receive an award to partially cover travel and living expenses associated with attending AFRINIC-29. The selected fellow is expected to actively contribute to Internet Number Resource Read more…

2019 AFRINIC Fellowship program (founded to the 2019 Africa Internet Summit in Tunis, Tunisia)

Deadline August 24th. Call for Fellows The AFRINIC Fellowship Programme provides opportunities for individuals from African countries who have an interest in Internet operations and governance to participate in AFRINIC-29. The fellowship provides basic financial assistance to applicants who fulfill the eligibility criteria and who are subsequently selected by the Fellowship Committee. Successful fellows will receive an award to partially cover travel and living expenses associated with attending AFRINIC-29. The selected fellow is expected to Read more…

Artist in Residence ZERODATE (AIRZ) Residency Program 2018 (Fully funded)

Deadline: August 10, 2018 “Artist In Family”, the ZERODATE Art Project will invite two overseas artists. During the one-month stay with a local household, the artists will research the local area, create artwork, and present these results through an exhibition or event. One artist selected by a residency curator will be traveling from Edinburgh, Scotland, while the second artist will be selected from the international open call being held by the ZERODATE Art Project. Participants Read more…

Innovation for a Sustainable Earth

Application Deadline : August 19th Over the next few years, climate change coupled with a growing population that is expected to reach 9.8 billion in 2050 will have a dramatic impact on our world and will disrupt our already fragile ecosystem. By 2030, 65% of our population will face a shortage of power and water. Energy consumption is growing at a staggering rate and is projected to increase by as much as 55% by then. Read more…

Cashless Lagos Hackaton

With over 20 million people in Lagos state, how best can we achieve a truly cashless megacity? The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund ‘LSETF’ in partnership with VISA West Africa and Passion Incubator is organizing a 3-day hackathon aimed at creating technology based financi al solutions to help MSMEs carry out daily cashless transactions. Date: August 31st – Septmber 2nd, 2018 Prizes: 1st Prize: ₦2million 2nd Prize: ₦1million 3rd Prize: ₦500,000 Are you a developer Read more…

Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa 2018 (FIFAfrica18) – Accra, Ghana (Travel Support Available)

Deadline: August 15, 2018 The Forum is a landmark event that convenes various stakeholders from the internet governance and online rights arenas in Africa and beyond to deliberate on gaps, concerns and opportunities for advancing privacy, access to information, free expression, non-discrimination and the free flow of information online on the continent. This year, the Forum will be hosted in partnership with the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) and will take place on 26–28 Read more…