The Tech Laureates Awards 2014

About the Tech Laureates Award Each year, laureates from around the world are honored for their efforts to use technology to benefit humanity. Since the inception of The Tech Awards program in 2001, more than 250 laureates have been recognized. Their pioneering work has included designing earthquake-resistant construction technology to creating a heat-sensitive label for … Continue reading “The Tech Laureates Awards 2014”

seif Social Entrepreneurship Award 2014

The seif Awards for Social Entrepreneurship reward projects that approach social challenges with an innovative business model. The projects can be from a diverse range of fields such as health, education, environment, energy, IT, Web 2.0, integration, etc. Social Entrepreneurship Award 2014 The seif Social Entrepreneurship Award 2014 consists of four cash rewards of each … Continue reading “seif Social Entrepreneurship Award 2014”

Innovation in Development Reporting Grants 2014 – Euro 300,000

The Innovation in Development Reporting Grant Programme (IDR) is a media-funding project operated by the European Journalism Centre (EJC). The grant programme aims to advance creative reporting approaches, thus enabling a better coverage of international development issues.   Journalism Grants 2014 The grant intends to raise awareness by having a strong impact on media audiences in the following … Continue reading “Innovation in Development Reporting Grants 2014 – Euro 300,000”

5th European Microfinance Award – Euro 100,000

The objective of the 5th European Microfinance Award “Microfinance and Environment” is to highlight opportunities for microfinance to improve environmental issues in the South and encourage the industry to find innovative solutions for global environmental concerns. The prize of €100.000 will be awarded on 13th November 2014 during the European Microfinance Week. Last Date for … Continue reading “5th European Microfinance Award – Euro 100,000”

Poorest States Inclusive Growth Programme – SIDBI UKAID DFID RFP

Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) is implementing a project supported by UKAid through Department For International Development (DFID) namely “Poorest States Inclusive Growth Programme (PSIG)”. SIDBI invites 4 separate Request For Propoals (RFPs) for short listing of Consultants for carrying out the following activities under PSIG: RFP 1: For hiring of Local Project … Continue reading “Poorest States Inclusive Growth Programme – SIDBI UKAID DFID RFP”

20th Annual Boulder Microfinance Training – Register now!

The 20th Annual Boulder MFT in English will take place in Turin, Italy from July 7th to July 25th, 2014.Click here to visit our French site. Boulder Microfinance Training 2014 Registration for the 2014 program is now open. Click here to register. Registration Deadline:  June 2nd, 2014 Program Tuition:  USD $4,500 (Non-Refundable Registration Fee of USD $500 and … Continue reading “20th Annual Boulder Microfinance Training – Register now!”

India Youth Fund 2014 – Apply for grants now!

UN-Habitat in collaboration with the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation (NSF) brings to India the Indian window of the global Urban Youth Fund exclusively for young individuals working towards improving the lives of urban Indian Youth. The India Youth Fund, an initiative of UN-Habitat and NSF, aims to advance youth empowerment in India through the provision of … Continue reading “India Youth Fund 2014 – Apply for grants now!”