Women filmmakers from around the world can submit short documentary, fiction and animated films to this festival

The International Women’s Film Festival "KIN" ("woman" in Armenian), organized by the Legal Gender Cultural Foundation LIZA, will take place Nov. 9 to 13 in Yerevan, Armenia. The festival is looking for films that address issues related to women’s rights and gender problems. There are two award categories: best film and special prize.Competitive films must […]

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 https://www.afterschoolafrica.com/42479/invest2impact-challenge-initiative-2020-for-100-women-led-businesses-in-east-africa/#

Photo contest seeks entries [Worldwide]

Professional, amateur and student photographers worldwide can enter a contest with a US$10,000 grand prize. The 2020 International Photography Awards (IPA) are accepting entries in 13 professional and 13 nonprofessional categories. The winner of each category will compete for International Photographer of the Year and the grand prize. The winner of Discovery of the Year Award will receive US$5,000. […]

Bursary covers safety training [Worldwide]

Independent journalists and documentary filmmakers who focus on human rights abuses can apply for funding. The Canadian Journalism Forum on Violence and Trauma is selecting candidates for the Portenier Human Rights Bursary, sponsored by filmmaker Giselle Portenier. The award is open to freelancers worldwide, experienced or novice. Applicants must demonstrate a clear interest or track record in casting light on human rights abuses and […]

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 […]

Full-Scholarships for the Global Campus of Human Rights

The Global Campus of Human Rights is to offer up to 16 full tuition waivers to eligible candidates applying to the 15th Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy (CHRA) taking place in Venice Lido from 31 August to 6 September 2020. These scholarships apply to professionals and students whose field of expertise and […]