Global Engagement Opportunities
- Resilience Innovation Challenge 4 Adverse Climate Effects (RIC4ACE) Call - The ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) invites innovators to apply to their RIC4ACE call, now open for proposals! The call focuses on sourcing, developing, and scaling transformative technologies and approaches that will strengthen resilience to climate variability and climate change. Innovators are eligible to win grants ranging from $15,000 to $45,000 in Phase 1, the winners of which will qualify to compete in Phases 2 and 3 of the contest, with anticipated grants of up to $200,000. The deadline for this call is quickly approaching on September 22nd. Learn more and apply here!
- How would you reinvent foreign aid? Call for Essays! - The Global Development Network, in partnership with the Gates Foundation, invites participants to enter their Next Horizons Essay Contest, which invites essays on the future of development assistance. The objective of the contest is to invite fresh thinking that can inform the ongoing discourse on how to better improve development assistance. 20 winners will be selected to receive $20,000 each. The deadline for this call is September 15th. Learn more and apply here!
- Schoenl Family Undergraduate Grants for Dire Needs Overseas - The purpose of the Schoenl Family Undergraduate Grants for Dire Needs Overseas is to identify and fund the most outstanding project, proposed by a member of the MSU Honors College, which will serve dire human needs in countries other than the U.S. The grants must be used within a 12-month period to make an impact that will help alleviate dire human needs. Applications are due by February 25. If the 25th falls on the weekend, applications are due the following Monday.
Visit: http://honorscollege.msu.edu/content/schoenl-family-undergraduate-grants-dire-needs-overseas for more information.
Click here to learn more about the Schoenl Family Undergraduate Grants selection criteria and application procedure. (PDF)