Innovation opportunities

FuturArc Prize 2020

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Biodiversity habitats that were once embedded within cities have shrunk or disappeared altogether. Ecosystem services that we relied on are impaired or lost. The cumulative impact of these changes has...

Daikin -Samurai Incubate Africa Ideathon

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$100,000-150,000
Daikin -Samurai Incubate Africa Ideathon’ is an initiative by the leading multinational AirConditioning brand DAIKIN and African early stage VC - Samurai Incubate. The Ideathon aims to find the 10...

Catalyst Fund awards small

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Bold ideas depart from the status-quo and require us to look at a problem and its solution in a new light. Big ideas have a high potential for large-scale impact and sustainable change. Combined,...

Innovations for Improving the Impact of Health Campaigns

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We are seeking innovative solutions that accelerate the improvement of coverage, reach, efficiency, and effectiveness of health campaigns. Specifically, we are looking for innovations in approaches,...

Rockefeller Foundation & Acumen — Student Social Innovation Challenge

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US$20 thousand
In addition to supporting on campus competitions, Acumen and The Rockefeller Foundation are hosting a Virtual Challenge with the aim of inspiring and equipping students from all over the world with...

Vlisco Fashion Fund

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5000 €
Le Vlisco Fashion Fund soutient les designers et couturiers émergents dans le processus de développement d’une carrière dans la mode. En partageant nos connaissances, notre expertise et...

Auckland Zoo - Small Grants Programme

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$20,000
The Conservation Fund supports conservation efforts in the wild. Zoo staff established the Auckland Zoo Conservation Fund in 2000 to support conservation efforts in the wild, in New Zealand and...

IDRC Research Awards 2020

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Research award recipients will join IDRC for a one-year paid program to undertake research on the topic they have submitted. They will receive hands-on experience in research and program management...

Strengthening education systems with proven innovations in developing contexts

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(US$1,000,000 – $2,000,000) per grant
ScopeThe Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and IDRC invite proposals for KIX Global Grants from individual organizations or groups of organizations for multi-region, multi-country...

Regional Health Innovation Exchange 2019

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Participation in the event will involve showcasing your innovation at a Health Innovation Marketplace, with possible participation in pitch sessions, panel discussions, workshops and/or site visits....

2019 GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security

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CHF 10’000
Do you have an innovative idea that could revolutionise the field of Global Security? Through its Creativity and Innovation Initiative, the GCSP and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme...

2020 IBM PhD Fellowship Award

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The 2020 two-year IBM PhD Fellowships are awarded worldwide. A fellowship includes a stipend for two academic years (2020-2021 and 2021-2022) and, in the US, an education allowance for year one...