Call for Entries: Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling 2017

December 25, 2016 237Opportunity 0

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in collaboration with ONE and the Elliott family seek entries for the inaugural 2017 Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling.  Application Deadline: 30th  January, 2017 Eligible Countries: African countries About the Award: Mike served as a distinguished editor at The Economist, Newsweek and Time before [Continue Reading]

APPLY: Startup of the Year Africa 2017

December 21, 2016 237Opportunity 0

Startup of the year award is a contest organized by Bonjour Idée with the support of 50+ partners (international corporations, incubators,chambers of commerce, media, competitive centers, influential blogs). While shedding light on disruptive startups, this contest is meant to add value to the partners’ actions at the heart of the [Continue Reading]

Celeste Network Visible White Photo Prize 2017 for Emerging Photographers & Artists – In Conflict (5,000 € Prize)

December 21, 2016 237Opportunity 0

Application Deadline: 28 February 2017, In Conflict is an international open call for photographic works and projects, entry is open to all. Theme New manias collide nations and peoples in ever more forceful social and political conflictualities, with unforseen effects on personal and public behaviour. Visible White is a photography [Continue Reading]

Google HASH Code 2017

December 19, 2016 237Opportunity 0

Competition overview Hash Code is a team-based programming competition organized by Google. You pick your team and programming language, we pick a real-life engineering problem for you to solve. Are you up for the challenge? For each round of the competition we’ll present a problem (see past problems here) and [Continue Reading]

Shell Ideas360 Global Ideas Competition 2017

December 19, 2016 237Opportunity 0

Deadline: 20th January 2017 About The Competition Shell Ideas360 is more than a global competition that connects students to develop ideas to tackle the pressures on the world’s Food, Water and Energy resources. It’s an exciting journey of learning and discovery. Collaborate with like-minded innovators, Shell experts and mentors to [Continue Reading]

Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Maria Contreras-Sweet Award 2017 for Global Impact

December 13, 2016 237Opportunity 0

Application Deadline: January 27, 2017. The Maria Contreras-Sweet Award for Global Impact recognizes a government official or policy expert that has helped create a strong ecosystem to support diverse entrepreneurs in his/her country. The award highlights leadership that gives all entrepreneurs the power to innovate and advance social and environmental good globally. [Continue Reading]