The Internet Freedom Fund is aims to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and every-day people living within repressive environments who wish to speak freely online. The deadline is on 1st of July.
Eco-generation, CSR initiative of Samsung Engineering is offering opportunities to young students to participate in the 2018 Junior Engineering Academy which will be held in Seoul, South Korea in August 6th-10th, 2018 to explore environmental awareness activities. The deadline is on 22th of May.
The Open Society Fellowship is offering a stipend of $80,000 or $100,000, depending on work experience, seniority, and current income to young people who have social projects. Applicants are asked to submit a letter of inquiry online by midnight (EDT) on July 15th.
Microsoft India is now offering an internship program for students who are passionate about Human-AI relationship, interaction and designing for it. The opportunity is based out of Hyderabad, India. The deadline is on February 28, 2018.
Young writers, bloggers, vloggers, photographers, journalists who enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate course (of any subject) at a university or higher education institution with good command in English are welcome to apply for the Future News Worldwide competition and conference 2018, which will be held from 2nd to 8th of July in Edinburgh. Participation is fully funded. Deadline to apply is February 28th.
Students from Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa are welcome to apply for the Great Minds initiative. This is a competition for 3 to 6-month internships at one of the IBM Research Labs in Zurich, Nairobi, or Johannesburg. The deadline is on 16 February 2018.
DW is looking for young people from all over the world interested in a comprehensive, exceptional quality journalism program with an international broadcaster. Candidates should have journalism experience or be passionate about switching to journalism from technology/IT, economics or the sciences. Opportunity is fully funded. Application deadline is on January 29, 2018.
Applications are now open for the October 2018 traineeship session at the European Commission. Every year, EC offers paid traineeships for a period of 5 months to university graduates from around the world to learn about the European Commission’s activities and to acquire professional experience in a multicultural environment. The deadline is on January 31.
With generous support from the AG Leventis Foundation, the Centre for African Studies is able to appoint one six months visiting research fellowship, open to suitably qualified applicants from disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. The deadline is on January 15.
Early-career journalists with a variety of skills, from traditional reporting to multimedia whizbangery are welcome to apply for the Grist Fellowship Program 2018 in USA. The deadline is on 29 December.