2021 International Exchange Programs || Fully Funded
Applications are open for the fully funded UN Global Climate Action Awards (COP 26) in Glasgow, Scotland, in November – the most important climate conference since the Paris Agreement was adopted in 2015. This year also marks the 10th anniversary of the award program and its efforts to demonstrate that climate action is underway around the world.
The annual award program, run by United Nations Climate Change since 2011, recognizes the world’s most innovative, scalable, and replicable examples of action to tackle climate change. This year’s awards will showcase people and projects taking bold and effective climate action in the areas of climate neutrality, innovative climate finance, and climate leadership.
Applications are open for the 2021 Free Summer Exchange Program organized by The Association of Common Wealth Universities. The event will be held from 2nd to 13th August 2021. The application deadline is 14th April 2021.
Students at ACU member universities are invited to join us on 2-13 August for a two-week virtual event exploring the theme ‘Urban disasters: Vulnerability and resilience in a pandemic’.
The ACU Summer School is a transformative opportunity that connects students across the Commonwealth. Participants can expect:
Applications call for NUTM Scholars Program (NSP) 2021. The NUTM Scholars Program (NSP) is a one-year full-time interdisciplinary postgraduate program in Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Design. During the program, Scholars will learn and study concepts in technology, entrepreneurship and design, management, and leadership. The NUTM Scholars Program intends to groom stellar young leaders from a diverse range of backgrounds across Africa to be change agents for the region and the world.
Call for UNESCO WHV 2020-2021 – Let’s Heritage at the Historic City of Ahmedabad. WHV 2020-2021 is a joint campaign, a first in the history of the Initiative, as the implementation of the projects under the WHV 2020 campaign was postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. The projects will provide empowering and enriching opportunities to young people and enable them to go beyond borders to some of the most outstanding places in the world. National and international volunteers will work together with the local communities to preserve our common cultural and natural heritage, through concrete hands-on and awareness-raising activities.
Applications are open for the 2021 SDG Fellowship in Germany – Fully Funded. The deadline of the application is 31st May 2021 and is open to all nationalities.
Through this fellowship program, tenured faculty (in the rank of professor) at the University of Bonn can invite international postdoctoral fellows for a joint research project on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as set forth by the United Nations in its Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development. The scientists should research and teach together with a professor from the University of Bonn for one or two semesters.
Applications are open for Absa Fellowship Programme 2021. Absa is looking for brave and passionate African leaders to go beyond the standards of what is attainable, to move humanity forward in ways that have not been discovered yet, to reframe, reimagine and reshape society. But if you only want to be ’good’ at what you do, then the Absa Fellowship Programme is not for you.
The Absa Fellowship journey will coincide with the duration of a student’s undergraduate studies, with candidates ultimately emerging as private or public sector leaders in their chosen industries; able to actively shape their societies, promote sustainability and bring the possibility to live in ways that the world hasn’t seen before.
The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) offers many programs for non-U.S. citizens wishing to come to the U.S. for cultural, educational, or professional exchange.
Applications are open for the Global UGRAD Exchange Program 2021 in USA – Fully Funded. The deadline for the application is 28th April 2021. Students enrolled in either, a four-year bachelor’s program or a two-year bachelor’s programs are eligible to apply.
In 2010, the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program – Pakistan (Global UGRAD-Pakistan) was launched by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the United States Department of State. The program in Pakistan is administered by the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) and in the United States by the International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX).
Applications are now open for the 2021 Exchange Program in Austria – Fully Funded. The applications are open for specific countries and the deadline is 30th April 2021.
ERSTE Foundation is offering up to five fellowships for young artists along with five fellowships for emerging curators from several selected countries. Selected applicants will have the opportunity to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2021. The Fellowships is solely dedicated to Curators and Artists from participating countries
World Trade Organization calls applications for WTO Young Professional Program for the year 2022. The WTO Young Professionals Programme (YPP) is a unique opportunity for qualified young professionals up to the age of 32 years, as at 1 January 2022, from eligible developing and least-developed country (LDC) WTO Members, to enhance their knowledge and skills on WTO and international trade issues. The Programme aims to widen the pool of professionals from these countries who can later be more competitive with respect to recruitment in the WTO and/or other regional and international organizations.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||All Nationalities|