Ignite Opportunities!

On this page, we will post any links to opportunities that we think might be relevant to our Spot volunteers or wider Ambassadors network. If you come across something that might be relevant please send it to our Head of Partnerships and Communications, Farida, at fyesufu@eduspots.org.

Girls’ Empowerment

For Girl Activists and their allies: 
Africa Blockchain Incubation Programme
APPLY NOW: Africa Blockchain Incubation Program, 2023. (google.com)


CyberGirls Fellowship 

Green Educators Fellowship


Max Thabiso Edkins Climate Ambassador Program:
Climate Story Fund
Women in STEM Scholarship

AFS Global STEM Accelerators 2023 Exchange Programme for Young Women. (Fully-funded)

AFS Global STEM – Registration

Global Citizenship  and Leadership

YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2024 (Online Cohort 47)

Obama Leaders Program


Shaping Futures Academy


Community Solutions Programme-IREX


Call for Applications: Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund offers Efeng Bacha Entrepreneurship Online Training (Deadline: 28 Sept)

Efeng Bacha Application Form (google.com)

Global Citizen Prize

Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership

The Big Brainstorm

MiLEAD Fellows Program 2023 for Young African Women leaders

2023 MILEAD Fellows Program Announcement | Moremi Initiative

EPL Ghana Public Sector Fellowship Cohort 2023

Public Service Fellowship of Ghana Application Page — Emerging Public Leaders

Conference of Youth on Environment and Climate Delegate


Global Changemakers Summit-South Africa

SUMMIT | Global Changemakers (global-changemakers.net)

IMF 2023 Youth Fellowship Programme 

2023 IMF Youth Fellowship Program

We Create Change- Kenya Fellowship

We Create Change Kenya 2023 (Cohort 2) Application Form (jotform.com)

Global Youth Climate Action Fund (GYCAF) Microgrant 2023

Apply – Global Youth Climate Action Fund (gycaf.org)

The Grow with Google Scholarship Program

The Grow with Google Scholarship Program

Social Entrepreneurship & Grants

Igniting Dreams Prize 2024


LEAP Africa’s Social Innovators Programme 

Rice Business Plan Competition

Sign In (poetic.io)

Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship programme


2023 WBG Youth Summit Pitch Competition

2023 WBG Youth Summit Pitch Competition (wufoo.com)

The Ghana School on Internet Governance Fellowship

2023 GhanaSIG Fellowship Application (google.com)

Savvy Fellowship Programme

Mentor Application | Savvy (savvyfellows.com)

SNV GrEEn Innovation Programme


BeChangeMaker 2023

Apply for BeChangeMaker 2023 (worldskills.org)

ShEquity Business Accelerator 2023

New Application – Accelerator App

TONY ELUMELU Foundation (TEF) Grant 2023


Ingressive for Good

1000 Women in Data Scholarship 2023 – Ingressive for Good

The Pollination Project

Getting Started With Your Application | The Pollination Project

Savvy Global Fellowship for Aspiring and Early-Stage Entrepreneurs

Fellowship Application | Savvy (savvyfellows.com)

Literacy and Innovation

Social Fiction Design Competition

Yunus Centre Competitions

Solve Education Learning Competition

Ed The Bot (solveeducation.org)

Future Africa Challenge

Home (futureafricaleadersfoundation.org)

MEST Training Programme

MEST Africa Application Manager (submittable.com)

2023 UNESCO International Literacy Prizes

UNESCO International Literacy Prizes | UNESCO


Skills Acquisition, Challenges and Scholarships

Mastercard Foundation Associate Program


Learning Resources( Project & Product  Management,Data Visualisation, Business Analytics etc)

DOCUMENTS – Google Drive

Mandel WASH Fellowship

Application and Eligibility Information – Mandela Washington Fellowship

I4G Marketing Scholarship Application

Ingressive for Good

Climate Change AI Summer School 2023

CCAI Summer School 2023: Virtual Program Registration (google.com)

African Youth in Tourism  Innovation Challenge

Competition Registration – Youth In Tourism (youthtourismsummit.com)

Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Programme (KNUST)

Scholarship Application – Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program, KNUST

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship 2023

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships | ACU

University of Birmingham DeepMind Scholarship

DeepMind Scholarship – University of Birmingham

Rhodes Scholarship

Check your eligibility and apply – Rhodes Trust (ox.ac.uk)

Dataville Research Fellowship in Grant and Proposal Writing 

Fellowship in Proposal and Grant Writing (Registration deadline: June 30, 2023) – International Development | Dataville Research LLC (datavillegroup.com)

African Leadership Academy (Fully Funded Schorlaship)


University Of Pretoria MasterCard Scholarships (Masters) 2024 For African Students

How to apply | Article | University of Pretoria (up.ac.za)


Small Grants for Spots

2023 2nd Round Grant for Spot Furniture, wider Spot item and Maintenance