WAAW foundation’s annual scholarship initiative is aimed at supporting need-based African female STEM-focused college education. WAAW Foundation awards annual scholarships to students who demonstrate the need and can prove their status as full-time students in a STEM related course in an African University. Award recipients will become WAAW Ambassadors in their respective communities. Candidates must … Lire la suite 2016 WAAW SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS OPEN

Harambe Alliance for African Entrepreneurs

Apply: Harambe Alliance for African Entrepreneurs « AWP Application for the 2016 Harambe Alliance is now open. The Harambe Alliance is an exceptional coterie of young African risk-takers who look to unlock Africa’s potential through innovative social and business ventures. Harambe seeks to empower young African entrepreneurial leaders. Admitted candidates will join the annual Symposium at Harvard University and Bretton … Lire la suite Harambe Alliance for African Entrepreneurs


On 25-27 September, the world’s governments will adopt the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. During the past fifteen years, the Millennium Development Goals have strongly contributed to creating a better world. However, even though we have come very far in the process, we are not there yet. The 2030 Agenda offers an opportunity for a better future, in … Lire la suite YOUTH STATEMENT ON THE 2030 AGENDA FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT – Young Feminist Wire

OSIWA is launching the ‘Ebola Through The Lens’ photo contest. OSIWA is seeking submissions from photojournalists who covered the Ebola crisis and are willing to tell the story behind the photos they took. A picture is worth a thousand words. The power of images, and art in general can empower, challenge, magnify and shape social change. … Lire la suite

Leadership Program for Young African Women

Akili Dada is an international award-winning leadership incubator nurturing a generation of young African women from underprivileged backgrounds whose commitment to the underserved will transform their communities. Its leadership development curriculum creates the foundation on which young women ages 13-35 build their skills and earn the essential qualifications they need to access key decision-making roles and … Lire la suite Leadership Program for Young African Women

Grooming for Greatness Program

The Grooming for Greatness and Purpose Foundation is proud to announce its first Grooming for Greatness program. The 12-month leadership program will kick off on October 22nd in Lagos, Nigeria. The Grooming for Greatness and Purpose Foundation was born from the premise that everyone, irrespective of social or economic standing, deserves the opportunity to realize … Lire la suite Grooming for Greatness Program

Call for Submissions: Contribute to AWID’s Tribute to Women Human Rights Defenders!

As part of this year’s 16 Days Campaign Against Gender Based Violence (November 25 – December 10 2015), join us in commemorating the women human rights defenders (WHRDs) who have died in the last 12 months and help us celebrate their lives and contributions to the defense of human rights. AWID’s Tribute to Women Human Rights … Lire la suite Call for Submissions: Contribute to AWID’s Tribute to Women Human Rights Defenders!

2015 MILEAD Fellowship for African Girls

Moremi Initiative for Women’s Leadership in Africa identifies 25 of Africa’s most outstanding emerging women leaders. The MILEAD Fellows Program is a long-term leadership development program designed to identify, develop, and promote emerging young African women leaders to attain and thrive in leadership in their community and Africa as a whole. The program targets dynamic young women interested … Lire la suite 2015 MILEAD Fellowship for African Girls


Depuis 2006, Initiative Awards Cartier a soutenu plus de 100 femmes entrepreneurs à travers le monde. Chaque année, 18 finalistes sont sélectionnées, dont 6 deviendront lauréates. Les finalistes obtiennent l’accès à l’entraînement, atelier entrepreneurial et la visibilité médiatique. Un forfait unique et complet de soutien: US $ 20, 000 du financement Un an de coaching, … Lire la suite CARTIER WOMEN’S INITIATIVE AWARDS