Invest2Impact Challenge Initiative 2020 for 100 women-led businesses in East Africa

Invest2Impact Initiative is looking for 100 women-led businesses in East Africa to support with a range of access to funding programmes, business support, and multi-national networking. Let’s work together to maximise your potential.   Read more at

Global Tech Challenge: Solutions for Women

The World Bank Group, one of the largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries, has partnered with CES —the world’s largest and most influential technology event—to launch a Global Tech Challenge to bridge the digital gender divide. Here’s why: Over 300 million fewer women access the internet in low-and-middle-income countries than men. This […]

2020 Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition (Fully-funded)

The 2020 CITIZEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP COMPETITION and 2020 ENTREPRENEURSHIP CAMPUS got launched for another round!!! The 2020 Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition commemorates the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations and promotes the Education 2030 Framework for Action. Apply if you meet the following requirements: * If you are 13 years old and above. * If you believe that you make a true difference in the world by contributing […]

Cullman Center Fellowships at New York Public Library open [Worldwide]

Journalists, writers and others working on a book project can apply for this fellowship in New York. The New York Public Library's Cullman Center will select 15 fellows for a nine-month term at the Library, from September 2021 through May 2022. Fellows work on their own projects and engage in an ongoing exchange of ideas within the Center and in public […]

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship open [Worldwide]

Journalists worldwide who wish to learn more about democracy can apply for a fellowship. The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program, organized by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), aims to enable democratic practitioners, scholars and journalists to deepen their understanding of democracy and enhance their ability to promote democratic change. Fellows are expected to be in residence […]

Women for Africa Foundation – 6th Science by Women Programme 2020 (Fully-funded)

The Women for Africa Foundation (FMxA), in line with its mission of contributing to the development of Africa through the drive of its women, is launching the 6th Edition of SCIENCE BY WOMEN programme, with the aim to promote African women’s leadership in scientific research and technology transfer and to foster the capacity of the […]

Association of Commonwealth Universities Gender Grants (Grants of up to GBP 1000)

ACU Gender Grants are awarded annually to member universities to support initiatives that will boost gender equity and equality on campus. The grants can be used for a diverse range of projects, workshops, and events in areas such as: Supporting women in leadership Raising awareness of sexual harassment and developing anti-sexual harassment initiatives Supporting women in science […]

Full time opportunities for students & recent graduates at Microsoft in several locations

Job available in 8 locations Johannesburg (MEA-HQ), Gauteng, South Africa Nairobi, Nairobi City, Kenya Morocco Saudi Arabia Cairo, Egypt Lagos, Nigeria Rusayl, Masqat, Oman Qatar Are you insatiably curious? Do you collaborate well with others, knowing that better solutions come from working together? Are you motivated every day to empower others to achieve more through technology and […]

Women Photograph offers mentorship program [Worldwide]

Women and non-binary documentary photographers of any nationality can apply for this remote program. Women Photograph is launching its 2021 Mentorship Program, which will pair industry leaders with 24 budding photojournalists over the course of a year. Mentors will include editors from The New York Times, The Guardian, the Associated Press, Apple and others. Participants must dedicate three to […]

Webinars focus on women’s leadership [Worldwide]

Women media leaders are invited to attend these webinars. The Online News Association (ONA) is hosting a webinar series as part of its Women’s Leadership Accelerator. The upcoming webinars are "Career advice from the Women’s Leadership Accelerator" at 12 p.m. EDT on Sept. 10 and "Women in entrepreneurship" at 12 p.m. EDT on  Sept. 17. The hourlong sessions offer practical advice on […]