Deadline:

15 September 2018

Location:

  Online 

(Prize)

Description

A Global Competition: Mini-grants for Social Entrepreneurs

Transparency International (TI) is calling for young people under 35 years old who are motivated to solve social problems and develop new methods, tools, and projects to fight corruption.

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TI, with support from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark ahead of International Anti-Corruption Conference Series, are together launching a global competition for new project ideas to boost transparency, strengthen accountability and fight corruption.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Fight Corruption
  • Human Rights

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, , SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

Unspecified.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Under 35 years old.
  • Interested about fighting Corruptions.
  • The winning projects will be selected by an expert international jury based on the following criteria:
    • Social change element and potential to improve the lives of people
    • Novelty and practicability of the approach.
    • Sustainability and scalability of the project.

 

Opportunity Cost

(Prize)

The three competition winners will be awarded a mini-grant of 5,000 Euros to support the kick-start of their new anti-corruption project.

  • A mini-grant of 5000 Euros to implement your new transparency project.
  • Anti-corruption expertise on tap: Access to a wide range of experts in the field of accountability and transparency within the IACC Network of anti-corruption experts.
  • The chance to participate at the 18th International Anti-Corruption Conference, from 22 to 24 October 2018 in Copenhagen.

How to Apply

First Step: Fill the Application (Click here

– What we will ask of you in the application process:

  • In 100 words or less, tell your story of change and let us know what motivates you to fight corruption. In 500 words or less, describe your project in an elevator pitch.
  • There is an impact map asking you to fill out the context of the problem you are trying to solve, project objectives, stakeholders, and deliverables.
  • A budget indicating what the grant will support.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Amir Alhilali/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Shimaa Elgizawy/ Egypt “
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team