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Schneider Go Green Global Student Competition 2021 for Students in Middle East & Africa

Schneider Go Green, together with AVEVA, is looking for game changers around the world who are daring to disrupt and to put their skills to the test and push the boundaries of digital transformation in Energy Management. Submit your bold idea related to one of our five segments within energy management! Application Deadline: 15th February 2021 at 11:59pm (UTC +2).

International Labour Organization (ILO) Global Competition on Labour Migration 2020

The International Labour Organization (ILO) is launching its sixth annual Global Media Competition to recognize exemplary media coverage on labour migration and fair recruitment. Application Deadline: 31st October 2020 Eligible Countries: International Labour Organization (ILO) member countries. About the Award: This year, the participants are encouraged to highlight the impact of COVID-19 on migrant workers and

Ockenden Prize 2021 for Innovative Solutions for Internally Displaced People (IDP)

In a new format, with prizemoney of £100,000 to be split between the winners, Ockenden International will award four prizes of £25,000 each, for projects lt deems most effective in supporting self-reliance for refugees and internally displaced people. Application Deadline: 30th November, 2020 Offered Annually? Yes Eligible Countries: Any About the Award: The International Prize was launched in 2012

IADS-Rahamon Bello Award for Best Ph.D Thesis in African and Diaspora Studies 2020

The Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos is calling for nominations for the best Ph.D in any aspect of African and/or Diaspora Studies. Application Deadline: 30th October, 2020. Type: Award Eligibility: Doctoral theses defended in the last two(2) years in any recognized university in Africa on issues addressing Africa and/or African diaspora. Applicants must

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African Union/CIEFFA #AfricaEducatesHer Campaign 2020 – Call for Submissions

AU/CIEFFA invites African girls and women: students, human rights’ activists and teachers/educators to submit creative content showcasing their experiences learning/teaching girls during the COVID-19 related school closures and initiatives being taken by individuals, organisations and nations to ensure girls return back to school once schools start reopening. Application Deadline: 30th November 2020 About the Award:

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UNESCO Sheroes National Art Competition 2020 for Nigerian Students

The National Art Competition under the theme of “Sheroes” is specially designed by UNESCO Abuja under the European Union (EU)-United Nations (UN) Spotlight Initiative in Nigeria: To eliminate violence against women and girls. Application Deadline: 30th September 2020 by 5:00 p.m (Abuja Time). About the Award: This competition is aimed at raising awareness about VAWG/SGBV/HP among

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French South African Agricultural Institute (F’SAGRI) Innovation Prize 2020

The second French South African Agricultural Institute (F’SAGRI) innovation Prize is now open. Apply below Application Deadline: 13th September 2020 About the Award: The French South African Agricultural Institute (F’SAGRI), created in 2015, provides for capacity building of 3 South African universities (Universities of Limpopo, Venda and Fort Hare) and research institutes in the agricultural

Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) Team Awards 2021 for Early-career Conservationists

CLP is delighted to be accepting applications to our 2021 Team Awards. The awards target exceptional teams of early-career conservationists leading high-priority projects across the world. Application Deadline: 23rd October 2020 by 23:59pm GMT. About the Award: The CLP Team Awards are a competitive process through which CLP aims to identify, recognise and empower rising

AKO Caine Prize for African Writing 2021. Full Travel Scholarship + £10,000 Prize

The Caine Prize for African Writing is an annual literature prize awarded to an African writer of a short story published in English. Application Deadline: 31st January 2021. *Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there may be alterations to the usual dates and process of submissions, please keep an eye on our website and social media channels

African Leadership University Wildlife Innovation Challenge 2020

The Luc Hoffmann Institute, the African Leadership University’s School of Wildlife Conservation and the WWF Regional Office for Africa are launching a global innovation challenge. Application Deadline: 15th October 2020 About the Award: We aim to discover and incubate new revenue models that do not depend on tourism, but still enable local communities within African