Grants

Nutrient Deficiency Photography Contest 2023| African Plant Nutrition Institute (APNI)

Deadline: 01 July 2023 Join African Plant Nutrition Institute (APNI) challenge to shine a light on plant nutrition research and development across Africa through photography. Your contributions will help to build a valuable forum and educational resource …plus you could win a cash prize! This contest will be accepting entries till July 2023, after which APNI will announce the winning entries.  I. Categories This year the contest is built around two categories: 

Call for Entrepreneurs To Win A Smart Projector | GIZ KCOA project|South Africa| Access Agriculture

Deadline: 03 February 2023 Young people in South Africa (Limpopo and Eastern Cape) are invited  to propose innovative ideas to start a business, or expand their existing services, around the dissemination of agricultural videos using a Digisoft Smart Projector. This call for Entrepreneurs for Rural Access is part of the Knowledge Centres for Organic Agriculture (KCOA) in Africa project funded by GIZ. It is part of the “One World - No Hunger” Initiative of the German Federal M

Competition| Investing In Women in the Blue Economy in Kenya (IIW-BEK)| Funding Up To US$ 400,000.

Deadline: 20 January 2023 Global Affairs Canada (GAC) has dedicated a total of CAN $ 9.7m through the Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) to catalyze the Blue Economy sector in the Republic of Kenya.  The project seeks to contribute to economic empowerment of women enterprises, their suppliers, and producers along key supply chains where women are discriminated against in the Blue Economy in Kenya.  I. Eligibility Criteria Applicants showing a willingness to participat

Youth Leadership Competition| Promoting African intra-trade to unlock agricultural potential in Africa| UONGOZI

Deadline: 10 January 2023 African citizens between the age of 18 - 25 years are invited to submit their essays for this year’s Youth Leadership Competition, organized as part of the 2023 African Leadership Forum (ALF). This competition aims to provide an opportunity for the youth of Africa and the next generation of leaders in the region to share their perspectives on leadership as it relates to promoting African intra-trade to unlock agricultural potent

OFAB Kenya Media Awards 2022: Call For Participants

Deadline: 2 September 2022 The Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology in Africa (OFAB) Kenya Chapter is glad to announce the 2022 call for participation in the annual OFAB Media Awards. OFAB takes pride in enhancing knowledge sharing and awareness creation on agricultural biotechnology in Africa. The resultant understanding and appreciation of the technology has enabled improvement of policies and evidence-based decision making by various stakeholders. Journalists have been instrument

OFAB Rwanda Media Awards 2022

Deadline:  2 September 2022 The Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology in Africa (OFAB) Rwanda Chapter is glad to announce the call for participation in the First Edition of OFAB Media Awards 2022. For the first time in Rwanda, OFAB Media Awards (OMA) 2022 mission is to recognize and promote Rwandan-based journalists who are creating and reporting on the use, benefits, and other constructive information on agriculture biotechnology. Annually, the OMAs will recognize the critical

INBAR International Photo Competition 2022

Deadline: 31 August 2022 The International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR) 2022 Photography Competition is looking for photographs that reflect bamboo and rattan’s uses for sustainable development, particularly INBAR’s key focus areas.This year is special as INBAR will be celebrating its 25th anniversary and the second Bamboo and Rattan Congress (BARC 2022). INBAR is looking to showcase how bamboo and rattan are an important part of sustainable development and everyd

Young African Storytelling Competition

Deadline: 14 August 2022 The Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) and the Youth in Landscapes Initiative (YIL)  are hosting The Stories of Africa, a youth storytelling contest that aims to amplify critical voices from across the African continent. They are looking for perspectives from Indigenous Peoples, local communities, pastoralists, women leaders, farmers, and community leaders on a wide range of topics, including but not limited to: Food systems and livelihoods Land tenure and

Female Researcher’s Grants 2022| Call for Applications

Deadline: 31 July 2022 Future Rural Africa is pleased to announce two Female Researcher’s Grants. The aim of the grants is to promote female researchers at all stages of their careers. Support is given to creative scientific ideas that fit the content of the CRC in the broadest sense and are not covered yet. Hereby, applications from all connected sciences are welcome. The grants are designed to enable female researchers to gain more visibility, expand a network, or build more expertise

Call Open for Submissions to Early Career Award for Scientists Exploring Phosphorus Management in African Agriculture

Deadline: 30 June 2022 The African Plant Nutrition Institute (APNI) has announced its call for submissions for the 2022 edition of the Young African Phosphorus Fellowship to encourage scientific programs relevant to understanding and improving phosphorus (P) management in African agro-ecosystems. Awards of USD $5,000 each will be conferred to five early-career scientists working either in an African NARES institution (National Agricultural Research and Extens

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