These top fully-funded global opportunities with deadlines ending in August is another window of opportunity to actualize your dreams. Seize the moment. But always remember that this list is subject to updates because it is in-exhaustible. 

1. Online News Association Journalism 360 Challenge 2020(Win $100,000)

The Online News Association offers the Journalism 360 Challenge for ideas using immersive storytelling to discover new ways to engage audiences and advance the field of journalism in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 20, 2020, 11:59 p.m. ET (UTC–4). Click here for more details and to apply. 

2. Regional Journalism Workshops in Africa Programme Grant 2020(Get $400,000)

Africa Regional Services in the Bureau of African Affairs of the U.S. Department of State offers an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to provide digital education to African journalists in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 25, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply. 

3. Fully Funded Facebook Accelerator for Innovative Commerce Startups 2020

Facebook offers Facebook Accelerator: Commerce, a 12-week non-equity program supporting innovative commerce startups who renew shopping experiences for buyers and sellers in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 31, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

4. Knight Visiting Nieman Fellowships at Havard University in USA 2021

Harvard University in the USA in collaboration with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is inviting applications for the Knight Visiting Nieman Fellowships 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 15, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

5. Disability Rights Fund Request for Proposals 2020(Win USD100,000)

The Disability Rights Fund invites applications for the Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for the second funding round in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 24, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

6. The Reel Foundation Young Writers Challenge in Nigeria 2020

The Reel Foundation in Partnership with TOTAL is offering the Reel Young Writers Challenge for children in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 20th, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

7. Slingshot Pitch Competition for Startups Worldwide(Win share of S$800,000)

Startup SG in Singapore is inviting applications for the Slingshot, a Pitch Competition for Startups across the world in 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 24, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

8. Access Bank Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton Competition in Nigeria 2020

Access Bank Plc in Nigeria invites applications for its Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton Africa in 2020, a capacity-building initiative which will provide financial grants as well as mini-MBA training. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 10, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

9. World Bank Group Mission Billion Challenge 2020(win US$150,000)

The World Bank Group is offering the Mission Billion Challenge for Innovation to Strengthen Inclusion and Empower the ‘Invisible Billion’ in 2020. This is also one of the top global opportunities with deadlines ending in August. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Submission Period begins on May 27, 2020, at 9:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) and ends on August 14, 2020, at 11:59 PM EDT (the “Challenge Submission Period”). Click here for more details and to apply.

10. Defenders Coalition Human rights Defenders Award in Kenya 2020

The Working Group on Human Rights Defenders in Kenya, which brings together CSOs, the UN and development partners concerned with the protection of HRDs, offers the fifth edition of the HRD Awards on the 27th of November 2020. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: This call CLOSES August 15, 2020, 11.59 P.M. Click here for more details and to apply.

11. Global EdTech Startup Awards for Entrepreneurs Worldwide 2020

The Global EdTech Startup Awards (GESAwards) is the world’s largest EdTech startup competition. Initiated by MindCET (Israel), GESA was co-founded by the Open Education Challenge (EU) and EdTech UK in 2014. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 30, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply. 

12. The Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships in the USA for Journalists from Developing Countries 2020

Alfred Friendly Press Partners in the USA invites applications for the 2020 general fellowships open to professional journalists from developing countries. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: August 31, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply.

Are you ready to fly on eagles’ wings careerwise? Then take advantage of the top global opportunities with deadlines ending in August.

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