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Resources for your global&regional impact startup programs search

Impact fellowship opportunities

CDP Venture Capital SGR, in partnership with Autorità di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ionio – Porto di Taranto: Faros Accelerator, dedicated to the most innovative and disruptive blue economy startups (February 16th).

SpinLab: RootCamp, Startup program for agtech startups to reach investor readiness and pilot your solution (February 16th).

IQVIA in partnership with E-Health Venture: DTx Advance call for projects, helping Digital Therapeutics innovators advance faster (February 18th).

Miller Centre for Social Entrepreneurship: Climate Resilience Accelerator (February 22d).

UNWTO World Tourism Organization: GLOBAL GASTRONOMY TOURISM STARTUP COMPETITION (February 28th).

SPRIND BUNDESAGENTUR FÜR SPRUNG­INNOVATIONEN: CARBON-TO-VALUE CHALLENGE for EU-based leap innovations removing CO2 from the atmosphere (February 28th).

SAP.iO: MWC Open Innovation Challenge; the topics include CIRCULAR ECONOMY & SUSTAINABILITY and SMART CITIES & SMART MOBILITY (March 1st).

TRUMPF: MWC Open Innovation Challenge, supporting promising start-ups that wish to play a key part in shaping the industry of the future (March 1st).

Because International: a free, online acceleration program for early-to-middle stage entrepreneurs with socially innovative products (March 1st).

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Weekly Digest #32 (in progress) – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

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FELLOWSHIPS

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

Impact Pathfinder program

Summer Investment Fellow, Remote/Nairobi, Kenya/Bangalore, India

TechnoServe Fellowship Program

Global Portfolio Value Creation Fellow, Location: Americas (Seattle, Washington DC, San Francisco, New York, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico DF, Santiago And Miami Are Preferred Cities) Or Bangalore, India Or Nairobi, Kenya)

Global fellowship, applications for ’22 cohort are being accepted 

Mira fellowship, the application window for the ‘23 cohort will be open in winter ‘22

JOBS

ANYWHERE

A couple of openings @Noora Health

Sr. Corporate Communications Manager

Community Manager

Global Sales & Marketing Director

Technical Director, Financial Management

Technical Director, Compliance & Risk Solutions

Product Director 

PFM Impact Tools and Solutions Senior Manager, flexible working hours is a must due to difference in international time zones

Standards, Specialist; Global, North America preferred

MULTIPLE ROLES &/ MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

A couple of openings @Toniic; flexible, with a strong preference for the United States

Several openings @Taptap Send, multiple locations

TMEA Project Director, 1) Dubai 2) Istanbul 3) Europe, Middle East Africa

Senior Associate, Digital Comms (Oil & Gas), applications from outside Europe are very welcome

Director Of Sustainability, open to candidates from US and Europe

External Relations Manager, United States or Europe preferred

Regulatory Consultant, US/ Ireland/EU

Global ESG Content Lead, any EU country, or the US east coast (can be remote)

Grant Writer, US/Latin America

Data Protection Officer, 100% Remote (work in any country within +/- 3 hours of GMT/BST)

Design Research Manager – Fully Remote – Work From Anywhere GMT to GMT +5

EUROPE

A couple of openings @Tier Mobility; Berlin, London, Paris, Stockholm

Editor In Chief

Global Product Manager – NeuMoDx™ Platform & Respiratory

Senior / Regulatory Affairs Consultant – CMC (Biologics) – UK (office or home based) – other EU locations available

Project Manager (Home based) – UK or EU

Leadership Development Program Designer, can be based in UK or virtual in GMT/CET time zone

Explorer – Strategic Projects, A fully remote role based in the UK or Europe

Business Development Executive, can be based anywhere in either UK or Ireland

AFRICA

Talent Operations Specialist

Investment Analyst, Venture Lab

ASIA & MIDDLE EAST

Associate Director South East Asia

Investment Manager – Impact Venture Capital, Virtual based Southeast Asia (Indonesia, Vietnam)

Humanitarian Access Team Director, based in Beirut, Lebanon or in Amman, Jordan with frequent travel to the other field offices

US & CANADA

Technical Project Manager

Machine Learning Engineer, Fullfillment Team

Research Associate or Research Consultant, Health Economics

Admissions Consultant

LATIN AMERICA

CONSULTANCIES

Service Designer and Analyst

Consultant – Coordinator, COVID-19 Clinical Research Coalition

Grant and Report Writing Consultant, External Affairs, CET time zone

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Weekly Digest #31 – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

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FELLOWSHIPS

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

Impact Pathfinder program

Summer Investment Fellow, Remote/Nairobi, Kenya/Bangalore, India

TechnoServe Fellowship Program

Global Portfolio Value Creation Fellow, Location: Americas (Seattle, Washington DC, San Francisco, New York, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico DF, Santiago And Miami Are Preferred Cities) Or Bangalore, India Or Nairobi, Kenya)

Global fellowship, applications for ’22 cohort are being accepted 

Mira fellowship, the application window for the ‘23 cohort will be open in winter ‘22

JOBS

ANYWHERE

Multiple openings @Remote

Multiple openings @Virtual Internships

ESG Analyst

Director of Evaluation & Learning

Deputy CEO

DIRECTOR OF INNOVATION

Institutional Giving Manager

Senior Manager of Operations – multiple openings

Global Health Advisor, Can be based anywhere as long as reliable access to internet and can travel up to 50% of their time

Managing Director & Human-Centred Designer, a small, fully remote company with associates and contractors based all over the world

Senior Sustainability & Responsible Sourcing, ESG Standards Audit Manager

Global manager opportunity for bid and pursuit specialist (global role in a virtual working environment)

Global Product Manager – Energy and Sustainability (ESS), USA/Europe/Middle East/Asia (remote position and can be globally based)

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Manager, can be based anywhere globally, though being in the UK or a similar time zone would be highly advantageous

Director of Insights & Research

Data Director

Chair @Global Commons Alliance

Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Japan work visa sponsorship (fully remote is also possible)

Labor Rights Project Manager, can be located anywhere in the world but must be able to work at least part of the hours from 9-5 Eastern Time

People and Culture Coordinator, fully remote and we’re able to legally hire from most countries, however prefer applicants who are open to work during North, Central and South American Time Zones, as well as African and European Time Zones (UTC-8 to UTC+1 preferred)

MULTIPLE ROLES &/ MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

Several openings @Vera Solutions, various locations

Several openings @Wiley, various locations

Several openingas @Eaton

Multiple openings @Velocity Global, various locations

Multiple Communications roles

Program Director, Accelerator & Chief People Officer; Washington, DC, Nairobi, Kenya, or Delhi, India are preferred locations for this position, though others may work

Managing Director, Corporate Engagement, flexible to all locations where TNC has an established office location (United States preferred)

UX Designer (Mid-Level to Sr.), At least 4 hours time zone overlap with US Pacific Time or US Eastern Time working hours for real-time collaboration

Manager of Program Effectiveness Research & Knowledge Specialist II, can be based in the US or any of Compassion’s 25 countries

Project Coordinator for Latin America, LATAM/Switzerland

ESG Modelling Analyst, Preferably London, New York, or Zurich, but other locations will be considered

Growth and Engagement Manager, remote (within +2 or -5 hours of GMT) or based @central London office

Sustainability Marketing Manager, For the right candidate, this position could be worked remotely from any location in the US or Europe

Communications Manager, Remote with a possibility of working from an office in Washington, DC., flexible, with preference for candidates in US or European time zones

Customer Success Manager, Product and Analytics, London/NY

Risk & Compliance Manager; UK or East Coast USA

Senior Client Services Manager, Global (Must be located within UTC -6 to GMT+1 to work in EST – UTC markets)

International Head of Donor Development, remote worker in a country with Save the Children Member and SCI Regional Offices

Senior Program Officer, Communications & Partnerships (EMEA), Pandemic Action Network, eligible for remote work in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) region

Manager, Global Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning, willing to consider candidates who are eligible to work in countries where HFHI can legally hire employees, including Jordan, Kenya, Slovakia, South Africa and the UK

IMPACT MANAGER OF MARKETING & DISTRIBUTION, Kenya (Nairobi) or Utrecht (Netherlands)

Software Developer, East Africa, West Africa or Nepal

DIRECTOR, COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LATAM, can be based anywhere in the Americas

Chapters Coordinators, various regional locations

Programme Officer, Eastern Europe and Central Asia

EUROPE

A few openings @Relive, work in any country in the +/- 1 hour CET time zone range

Several openings @OpenSC, based in CET (occasional travel to Berlin, Germany)

Senior Business Designer – Industrial (Remote possible – CET)

Supplier Network Business Development Leader (F/M/D) – EMEA

User Researcher

Community of Practice Manager (F/M/D)opment Leader (F/M/D) – EMEA; Paris, Barcelona or UK 

Finance Assistant (London, UK or Brussels, Belgium)

Senior Bioinformatic Scientist

Entry level CRA (UK/EU home based) (m/w/d) – Iqvia Biotech

AFRICA

Africa Regional Program Officer

African Programmes-UN Peacekeeping Missions Coordinator

Investment Analyst, based in a major African regional hub ideally in Cairo, Lagos, or Nairobi

Strategic Partnerships Lead Francophone // Capital & Banking, based in West Africa (Abidjan, Cote D’Ivore or Yaounde / Douala, Cameroon)

REGIONAL MONITORING AND EVALUATION MANAGER, Thies, Senegal or Bamako, Mali

ASIA & MIDDLE EAST

Product Manager – Finance, Work from anywhere in the APAC region

Data Analyst contractor, looking for a Contractor who will join the company’s international team with presence in Hong Kong, China and Turkey

Product Manager, Capital Mobilisation; open for the candidate to be based out of Indonesia, the Philippines, or Malaysia

US & CANADA

Several openings @ESG Financial Corp.

Several openings @Outschool

Regional Director, Creative – North America, may be based in the Greater Toronto area, Washington DC area or may be remote in the US or Canada

Director of Corporate and Major Donor Engagement, North America-based (Eastern Time Zone)

Partnership Director

Tech Lead, Rider Core Experiences

LATIN AMERICA

Latin America Researcher

CONSULTANCIES

Gender consultancies

Financial Consultant – Global FP&A – Open to US or EMEA Remote, Preference is for position to be based onsite in Minneapolis MN 2-3 days/week or will consider US or EMEA remote worker

Health Data Leader Consultant & Health Data Leader Consultant, open for candidates located in United States or Latin America

Request for Proposal (“RFP”) – Evaluation Services

Consultants for Mapping of CSOs in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan (one per country)

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Weekly Digest #11 – Prizes, Challenges, Fellowships, Incubators, Accelerators, Mentorship Support, Funding Opportunities for Impactpreneurs (rolling deadlines&February 1-15)

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More impact fellowship opportunities

Applications always open/accepted on a rolling basis:

Y Combinator: working intensively with the companies for three months, to get them into the best possible shape and refine their pitch to investors on Demo Day (while the deadline for on-time applications was September 8, applications will be accepted until the batch starts in January).

UpLink: Innovation Portal, inviting to submit your innovation on UpLink as an entry point for your solution to the platform, to engage with the UpLink community, and be the first to hear of upcoming challenges which match the topical issue you are addressing.

SEIP: an online incubation program matches quality seeds with the best soil for sprouting.

Decade Ventures: looking for founders building the tools and businesses that can help usunderstand and adapt to a world changed by the climate crisis.

Ashoka Fellowship: a fellowship for social entrepreneurs with innovative ideas that transform the society’s systems; list of countries.

FoodFutureCo: a scale-up accelerator in food, agriculture, social, & environmental entrepreneurship.

Thiel Fellowship: giving $100,000 to young people who want to build new things instead of sitting in a classroom.

Grid.Lab: accelerating energy transition and to support all parties involved in the changing energy field in Scandinavia.

MATTER: a membership-based incubator and an accelerator for healthcare startups at all stages of growth by creating access to learning and development opportunities, capital and customers and a dynamic community; Chicago roots and global reach with many of the members from outside the US.

Founders Factory: accelerating exceptional founders solving global problems using technology; the focus programs include Home&Hygiene accelerator.

Baltic Sandbox: Women in Tech, empowering female founders and supporting Women in Tech globally.

Dassault Systèmes: Electro Mobility Accelerator, accelerating successful mobility innovations, while optimizing cost, quality and customer experience, via Cloud or on Premis.

Muellners: LEARN, an online Growth Accelerator for entrepreneur talent to break into social sustainable product engineering.

Solar Impulse Foundation: a challenge for solutions protecting the environment in a profitable way, and bringing them to decision makers to help them adopt more ambitious environmental targets and energy policies.

DART Labs: an accelerator helping the startups working towards healthier humans and a healthier planet from Switzerland and Europe to enter the US market.

The Difference Incubator: accelerator programs designed to help businesses at all stages of growth to set themselves up for long-term sustainability and social or environmental impact across the world.

Big Idea Ventures: food accelerators in New York, Paris, Singapore.

Mulago Foundation: Henry Arnhold Fellowship: finding leaders with promising conservation and climate solutions and helping them design and deliver them at scale.

Mulago Foundation: Rainer Arnhold Fellowship: finding leaders with promising poverty solutions and helping them design and deliver them at scale.

The Female Founders Lab: Pitch Labs for female founders with ideas/ventures impacting society.

Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation: looking for social entrepreneurs with dynamic ideas to provide them with 3 years of unrestricted capital (totaling $300,000) and provide rigorous on-going support by joining their board of directors for the 3 years and partnering with the leader to help them to build capacity in their organization and scale their impact.

UpLink and the Global Plastic Action Partnership: Global Plastic Innovation Network, crowdsourcing diverse innovations and empowering a community of high-potential innovators to tackle the plastic pollution (submissions reviewed every 8-12 weeks).

February 1-15:

SE Greenhouse: practical tools, networks and resources to validate your idea, understand your customer, and formalize your growth strategies from fundraising to social impact measurement (February 1st).

Swedish Institute: She Entrepreneurs, a leadership program for highly motivated women entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa region who are building successful and sustainable businesses with the potential to make a difference in their societies (February 2d).

SE Greenhouse: guiding you through the basics to launch your social enterprise (February 2d).

Hitachi: Innovation Challenge for Carbon Management for business solutions to help tackle one or several of the following problems: Environmental Data Collection / Carbon Measurement; New Services using Environmental Data (February 6th).

Climate-KIC: ClimAccelerator, looking for bold European climate entrepreneurs to lead the carbon removal industry (February 6th).

Impact HUB: an incubator for early stage Circular Economy startups located in Austria, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, Europe (February 7th).

Global Warming Mitigation Project: Keeling Curve Prize, looking for projects with a proven track record of taking greenhouse gases out of the atmosphere (February 10th  or when 500 applications is reached).

Cisco: Global Problem Solver Challenge aiming to recognize new business ideas that leverage technology for social impact from early-stage entrepreneurs around the world (February 11th).

Fit for Life Foundation: awarding grants of EUR 100,000 each to 3 non-profit organizations or social enterprises that are pioneering projects to promote lifelong fitness and health (February 15th). 

SE Greenhouse: an 8 week program designed to help you develop, test, and vet your ideas in a risk-free and supportive environment (February 15th). 

CityCoins: Stacks Accelerator, 3-month mentorship-driven track for teams who want to build the future of civic engagement (February 15th). 

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Weekly Digest #30 – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

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FELLOWSHIPS

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

Impact Pathfinder program

TechnoServe Fellowship Program

Global Portfolio Value Creation Fellow, Location: Americas (Seattle, Washington DC, San Francisco, New York, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico DF, Santiago And Miami Are Preferred Cities) Or Bangalore, India Or Nairobi, Kenya)

Global fellowship, applications for ’22 cohort are being accepted 

EUTOPIA Science and Innovation Fellowship Program (apply by January 10th)

GLC Fellowship for young leaders to join and contribute to the movement for health equity in Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, and Zambia (applications open: December 3 ‘21 – January 12th ‘22)

Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report Fellowship Programme (apply by January 14th)

Mira fellowship, the application window for the ‘23 cohort will be open in winter ‘22

JOBS

ANYWHERE

Several openings @Verra, Remote – Worldwide (with significant overlap with US business hours)

Multiple openings @Virtual Internships

External Communications Manager

Multimedia Design Coordinator

SBTN Technical Director; Remote, worldwide (preference for the individual to be based between GMT-8 and GMT+1 time zones)

Semilla Nueva Development Director, remotely from anywhere, though there is a preference for candidates working from locations near a major airport and within 3 hours of the local time zone (GMT -6)

MULTIPLE ROLES &/ MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

Several openings @Rockwell Automation, various locations

Several openings @BFA Global, multiple locations

Several openings @Vera Solutions, various locations

Several openings @European Climate Foundation, applicants from outside Europe also considered

Several openings @Wiley, US/UK

Multiple openings @IDinsight, multiple locations

Multiple openings @LivingGoods, multiple countries

Multiple openings @Velocity Global, various locations

Global Product Manager – Energy and Sustainability (ESS), USA/Europe/Middle East/Asia (remote position and can be globally based)

Campaign Operations Assistant, ideally based in Asia or Latin America, although other locations may be considered

Grants and Campaigns Manager; Flexible, particularly based in Africa and MENA

Customer Success Associate, Anywhere in the world within timezone GMT +/-5h or PDT +/-5h

Senior Research Manager (Global Health and Development), open to individuals in (almost) any country – this position requires regular meetings with staff in many time zones, including UTC +13, UTC +1, UTC -8, UTC -7, and UTC -6

Director of Policy and Legal Affairs, eligible for remote work for qualified candidates living between UTC -5 (EST) and UTC +2

Senior Manager of Online Fundraising, Desired time zone location: GMT -6 to GMT +1

Program Coordinator, Climate Justice & Natural Resources (Washington, D.C., Mexico, or Colombia)

CLIMATE TECH INSIGHT MANAGER; London/New Delhi

TECHNICAL RECRUITMENT COORDINATOR; Cape Town or Mumbai

Design Research Manager, working from a private space or optionally from a Greenpeace office if it is close by – either way, the working spaces will be digital

Analyst – Americas (DC, NY, SF, Seattle, Mexico City)

HR Director – Americas, South America, Central America, or New York City

Investment Leader Funds & Co-investments (Climate Impact); New York, NY or London, UK

Senior Software Engineer, fully remote within a 3-hour flight radius

Communications Lead (Senior level), can be carried out from most regions that have some overlap with CET working hours

EUROPE

A couple of openings @Relive, work in any country in the +/- 1 hour CET time zone range

Content Project Manager, work from anywhere based within Europe +/-2hrs CET

Senior Policy Proposals Manager, EMEA; a remote-first company and welcome applications from London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Paris, and Dublin

Commercial Development Manager – Clinical, welcome applications from the UK, as well as Europe (Germany, France, The Netherlands and Denmark)

SENIOR INSIGHTS MANAGER; London, Netherlands

AFRICA

Investment Officer, can be based in any major city in Africa, with a preference for Nairobi, Kenya or Lagos, Nigeria

ASIA & MIDDLE EAST

Regional Research Assistant, Southeast Asia

Project Manager, South East Asia

Operations Manager and Events & Marketing Manager, Preference for applicants based in India or Sri Lanka

US & CANADA

Several openings @ESG Financial Corp.

Several openings @Maven, Anyone within 1 hour of US time zones

Several openings @Outschool

Several openings @Urbint

Senior Biostatistician, FSP

LATIN AMERICA

Digital Marketing Leader – Servicios Financieros

Senior business designer (Contract / Remote: LATAM)

CONSULTANCIES

Consultant (Project Management) – CDMS Services (Remote), EU

Consultancy – Portfolio Strategist, 11.5 months (4 days per week), Office of Innovation, remote

Project Coordinator / Fully Remote // Behavioral Consultancy for Global Development

Consulting for the “Development of Training Modules for the support of diaspora empowerment from the public sector.”

Consultancy: Analysis of “Good Practices” in the implementation of the Global Compact on Migration

Editor (six-month consultation); London, New York, NY or Washington, D.C.

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Weekly Digest #29 – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

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FELLOWSHIPS

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

Impact Pathfinder program

TechnoServe Fellowship Program

Global Portfolio Value Creation Fellow, Location: Americas (Seattle, Washington DC, San Francisco, New York, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico DF, Santiago And Miami Are Preferred Cities) Or Bangalore, India Or Nairobi, Kenya)

Global fellowship, applications for ’22 cohort are being accepted 

EUTOPIA Science and Innovation Fellowship Program (apply by January 10th)

GLC Fellowship for young leaders to join and contribute to the movement for health equity in Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, and Zambia (applications open: December 3 ‘21 – January 12th ‘22)

Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report Fellowship Programme (apply by January 14th)

Mira fellowship, the application window for the ‘23 cohort will be open in winter ‘22

JOBS

ANYWHERE

A few openings @Verra, worldwide (working with significant overlap with US business hours) 

Virtual opportunities @WEConnect International

Multiple openings @Virtual Internships

Multiple roles @Remote

Brand Communications & Web Manager

Business Lead

Global Expansion Team Lead

Digital Engagement Officer (Arabic)

Global Product Manager – Energy and Sustainability (ESS), USA/Europe/Middle East/Asia (remote position and can be globally based)

Marketing Manager, Most countries and time zones are workable (though you may sometimes need to be working at times convenient for American or European audiences)

Development Consultant, work can be done in any geographic location, with a preference for someone within the Eastern Standard, Central Standard, or Pacific Standard Time Zone

MULTIPLE ROLES &/ MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

Multiple openings @Chainalysis

Multiple openings @Velocity Global, various locations

Several openings @Wiley, US/UK

Several openings @IQVIA

A few openings @Pro Mujer, open for candidates located in United States or Latin America

Product Manager (SWORD+/Prevention), Remote work is just available for candidates based in Portugal and USA

Analyst, Impact Investing, Various, with a preference for New York, NY, or London, UK (those who are remote are still encouraged to apply)

Customer Journey Design Manager, US, UK, Spain, Switzerland, or Belgium

Social Science Researcher; based in New Delhi, India; exceptionally strong candidates in other cities in India, or locations where BFA Global has an office or presence may also be considered – Nigeria, Kenya, Mexico, Colombia, or the US (Boston)

Global IT Manager, Remote in GMT time zone or close to it

EUROPE

Client Director – Innovation & Design (Remote possible – CET)

AFRICA

Investment Officer, can be based in any major city in Africa, with a preference for Nairobi, Kenya or Lagos, Nigeria

ASIA & MIDDLE EAST

Programme Officer, South or Southeast Asia

US & CANADA

Several openings @Labcorp Drug Development

Several openings @Urbint

Several openings @Outschool

Multiple roles @Teach for All

LATIN AMERICA

Latin America REDD+ Project Sourcing Specialist, Remote. Reports to Panama office

Partnership manager, Latam, Anywhere in Latam (especially Honduras, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia)

Account Executive LATAM, Remote work from Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Uruguay (preferred) or any other location in Latin America

CONSULTANCIES

Gender and Communications consultancies

Research Coordinator – multi-country study on men’s perception in Central Asia – Home-based

Sustainable Business Model Consultant

Implementation Consultant, North America

Managing Consultant, Global Alliance Partners and Pharmacovigilance Operations, All candidates must be legally eligible to work in the EU

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Global & Regional Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 5: Sustainability & Circular Economy Global and Regional Programs

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This is a blog post in the series “Resources for impact entrepreneurs”:  Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 5: Sustainability & Circular Economy Global and Regional Programs.

Part 1.1: Global Food & Agriculture Global Programs

Part 1.2: Regional Food & Agriculture Regional Programs 

Part 2: Global & Regional Water Programs

Part 3: Global & Regional Mobility & Transportation Programs

Part 4: Global & Regional Smart Cities & Urban Innovation Programs

Resources for your global&regional impact startup programs search

Networks & Mentorship Support:

BSR: a global network of member companies, thought leaders, peers, and stakeholders—all focused on creating viable sustainability solutions.

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability: a network of professionals to further the roles of women in growing the green economy and making a positive impact on the environment.

Global Green Connect: an integrated sustainability network that provides a business accelerator program in Asia.

Google: Startup Advisor: SDG Program, empowering an ecosystem of entrepreneurs to reach the SDGs.

Awards, Hackathons, and Competitions:

EIT Manufacturing, Whirlpool EMEA, voestalpine, and EROSKI: BoostUp! BRIDGE, seeking to address challenges and solutions under EIT Manufacturing’s flagship: Low Environmental Footprint Systems & Circular Economy for Green Manufacturing.

Global Good Awards: Sustainability Awards, run sustainably.

NCS: a hackathon to find innovative solutions for problems across three broad digital themes including Sustainability.

Unesda, Benedict Peax, Reflow, Pop-Machina: Making It Circular – Challenge 2021 for startups and social enterprises with a focus on plastics.

Dassault Systemes: Shape the World of Tomorrow Challenge, inviting students from all over Europe, with a focus on Northern European countries, to design innovative solutions that solve some of today’s biggest sustainability challenges using the 3DEXPERIENCE platform.

Logrono, ecoembes, TheCircularLab: Circular Urban Challenge, a European competition between startups linked to the field of circular economy in which the best solutions are sought to address specific challenges that affect cities.

Siemens: Green factory co-creation challenge, identifying the most impactful opportunities in manufacturing where Siemens can support or partner to achieve more sustainability; the sectors include sustainable manufacturing, circular economy (EV battery recycling), sustainable procurement.

Enterprise Singapore: Sustainability Open Innovation Challenges for Startups and SMEs building a brighter future for the planet; sectors: sustainable materials, waste management, and many more.

Techstars Sustainability Challenge: equity-free challenge for startups tackling the planet’s toughest problems.

Enactus World Cup: showcasing elite sustainability projects designed by university students from 37 countries.

Programs and Accelerators:

UNDP, Impact HUB: Accelerate2030, a global program supporting entrepreneurs from developing and emerging markets to scale their solutions towards the Sustainable Development Goals.

Climate Changes Hub: Startup Pilot Program, looking for Startups working in environmental sustainability; startups are expected to set up an office in the Comunidad Valenciana Digital District.

Sociedade Ponto Verde: digital open innovation program, focused on circular economy and digital disruption of packaging waste.

Accenture, World Economic Forum: Circulars Accelerator ’22, an action-oriented, a six-month accelerator program for early-to-growth-stage companies developing innovations towards a more circular economy.   

Circular Valley: Circular Economy Accelerator for all start-ups with business concepts for the circular economy; the accelerator takes place in Wuppertal.

gener8tor: accelerating and Investing in Sustainability Tech Startups; while this program will be virtually held, parts of the program may be held in Chicago, Illinois if safety permits.

Startup Wise Guys: Sustainability Accelerator, meant for B2B startups with solid and passionate teams, global ambitions, and the power to execute; online and offsite format for startups from anywhere.

IMPACT KOMMONS: an accelerator for tech startups that have a combination of sustainability and business viability values.

Impact Club Accelerator: accelerating the creation of measurable social impact within the focus themes (SDGs), incl.sustainability.

Venice Sustainability Innovation Accelerator: VeniSIA Accelerator, a 7-month online program including the following phases, to support companies to identify, through an international call to action, and engage the most qualified researchers/start-uppers to carry out the sustainability.

Startupbootcamp: digital 3-month accelerators for high-growth tech startups; the sectors include sustainability.

Future Hub: Open Innovation Sustainability Accelerator, a kickstarter for startup & enterprise co-creation; five sustainability and GreenTech areas; geography: Baltic countries.

The Difference Incubator: accelerator programs designed to help businesses at all stages of growth to set themselves up for long-term sustainability and social or environmental impact across the world.

Toyota and ISDI: Toyota Startup Accelerator program, looking for innovative solutions in the startup ecosystem that work in the fields of comprising Circular Economy of Plastics and Life Cycle Footprint Ecosystem.

RaiseV: Startup Accelerator Programs and Corporate venturing Programs focusing on the convergence of the top influential technologies – IoT, AI & Blockchain – and four focus areas that ought to benefit from it, incl.circular economy.

100Accelerator: an accelerator for innovative solutions that have the ability to scale quickly and make a significant impact on one or more of the challenge areas (incl.circular packaging).

World Fair Trade Organisation, European Union: Small but Perfect, an accelerator programme of mentoring, funding and showcasing that connects fashion businesses across borders by encouraging transnational collaboration and transition to circular and sustainable models.

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Weekly Digest #28 – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

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FELLOWSHIPS

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

Impact Pathfinder program

TechnoServe Fellowship Program

Private Debt Investment Fellow, London or Zug

Global Portfolio Value Creation Fellow, Location: Americas (Seattle, Washington DC, San Francisco, New York, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico DF, Santiago And Miami Are Preferred Cities) Or Bangalore, India Or Nairobi, Kenya)

Global fellowship, applications for ’22 cohort are being accepted 

GLC Fellowship for young leaders to join and contribute to the movement for health equity in Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, and Zambia (applications open: December 3 ‘21 – January 12th ‘22)

Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report Fellowship Programme (apply by January 14th)

Mira fellowship, the application window for the ‘23 cohort will be open in winter ‘22

JOBS

ANYWHERE

A couple of openings @Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom – International Office

Multiple openings @Genesis Analytics

Multiple roles @Globalization Partners, multiple positions

Sales & Business Development Manager – Essentials and Upgrades

Program Manager

Investments Technical Lead

Climate and Energy Research Analyst

Global Product Manager – Energy and Sustainability (ESS), USA/Europe/Middle East/Asia (remote position and can be globally based)

Technical Director, Remote, worldwide (preference for the individual to be based between GMT-8 and GMT+1 time zones)

MULTIPLE ROLES &/ MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

Several openings @Avaaz, various locations

Several openings @European Climate Foundation, applications from outside Europe are very welcome

Several openings @International Schools Partnership Limited, based remotely in Spain, UK, or the Americas

Open Access Coordinator, US/UK

Market Operations Associate (m/f/d) remote, various locations

Partnerships Associate – SAMEA, Strong preference for candidates based in South Asia, the Middle East, or Africa

PHILANTHROPY MANAGER, Remote- US or Western Europe based for time zones

Applied Researcher (Global Health and Development), UK, USA, Europe

Legal Counsel (Regulatory / Payments) London, Brussels, Paris, New York, or Remote

GLOBAL SALES & MARKETING DIRECTOR, Mexico city / Pune, India / Nairobi / Remote

Finance Manager (NYC, London, Remote)

Sustainability Marketing Manager, US/Europe

Specialist, Editorial Systems and Operations OR Assistant Operations Manager, Wiley office or remote, in Germany (Weinheim/Berlin), U.K. (Oxford/Chichester), USA (Hoboken/Medford)

Deputy Director, Grants, within EST and CET time zones (including all time zones and regions in between)

Software Architect & Senior Associate-Digital Farmer Services, India, Kenya, UK, USA

Project Portfolio Manager, based in Nairobi, Kenya. Exceptionally strong candidates in locations where BFA has an office or presence may also be considered – Colombia, India, Mexico, Nigeria, or the US

Deputy Executive Director (location CH, US, SA, UK, ES or GER)

Talent Associate, United Kingdom, West Africa

Research Integrity Officer, based in the UK, US or China (Beijing)

Partnership Development Manager, work remotely within timezone [UTC+0 – UTC +2] OR [UTC+11 – UTC+13]

Product Marketing Manager, open to candidates in US, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Italy and Netherlands

Global Product Manager, Americas (U.S., Mexico, Brazil) or Europe (Spain, France, UK, Italy, or Ireland)

Value Chain Leader, can be located in the United States, United Kingdom, or Ireland

Communications Senior Manager (flexible location in UK, South Africa or CH)

Content Marketing Associate, Based anywhere in the Americas

Fundraising digital marketing and Communications Officer, open for candidates located in United States or Latin America

Analyst, BlueMark; New York, NY/London, UK/fully remote

Development Coordinator, remote within the Americas time zones

Cost and Pricing Analyst, US-based or West Africa location where Helen Keller has a country office – EST or GMT time zones preferred; other locations will be considered

Regional Program Manager, MENA region

EUROPE

Life Cycle Assessments Project Manager

Product Operations and Strategy Manager, A fully remote location in the UK & EU only

Business Development Representative Benelux, a remote-friendly company, meaning you can work from your home within the Netherlands or any location you want within Europe, up to 3 weeks at a time for a maximum of 12 weeks in a year

Clinical Data Project Manager, Home Based, Europe

Senior Salesforce Administrator, UK or Europe

Content Project Manager, work from anywhere based within Europe +/-2hrs CET

Back End Engineer (Ruby on Rails), operations in Spain, Portugal and the UK, so you will be very welcome to join us if you live and are eligible to work in any of these 3 countries

AFRICA

Several openings @Educate!

Regional Director, Sub-Saharan Africa, preferably South Africa or Kenya

ASIA & MIDDLE EAST

US & CANADA

Several openings @ESG Finance Corp.

Several openings @Urbint

Several openings @Outschool

Senior Business Development Executive | North America/Midwest

Media Monitoring Analyst

Product Marketing Manager

Senior Programs Manager

Technical Project Manager

LATIN AMERICA

Partnership manager, Latam

CONSULTANCIES

Gender consultancies

Consultant – implementation for COVID-19 self-testing, 3ACP project

Consultant Regulatory Affairs – CTA (Switzerland or other EU locations)

Request for Proposals for Phase 1 Evaluation & Review

Call for Experts-Central and Eastern Europe, may be based across CEE

Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion), P-3, OED, PAT 117127, home based initially

Typology of Teachers of Persons of Concern (PoC) to UNHCR Consultancy. Home-based.

Social and Behavioural Change Specialist (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion), P-4, OED – PAT 1171, home based initially

Senior Adviser (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion), P-5, OED, PAT 117126, home based initially

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Weekly Digest #10 – Awards, Challenges, Hackathons, Incubators, Accelerators, Mentorship Support for Impactpreneurs (rolling deadlines&January 16-31)

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Resources for your global&regional impact startup programs search

More impact fellowship opportunities

Applications open / No specific deadline:

SPRING: IMPACT Startup Visa Accelerator for purpose-driven entrepreneurs seeking to anchor their business in Canada (the next cohort kicking off in January 2022).

Omdena: AI Incubator, the only AI development program in the world exclusively for startups and impact ventures (next available start date: February 17th, ‘22).

Euclid Network: Top 100 Women in Social Enterprise Initiative, celebrating women in the social enterprise sector, spotlighting their impact journey and achievements, connecting them to learn from and inspire each other (the list will be released on International Women’s Day, 8th March 2022 and will be celebrated with an award ceremony at EN’s Impact Summit on the 24th and 25th March 2022).

XPRIZE: Carbon Removal, a four-year global competition for innovators and teams from anywhere on the planet to create and demonstrate solutions that can pull carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere or oceans ultimately scaling massively to gigaton levels, locking away CO2 permanently in an environmentally benign way (applications accepted through Earth Day 2025).

Visa Foundation and Village Capital: Greentech Europe 2022 initiative, a new project dedicated to supporting gender diverse ventures creating sustainable economic, environmental and social solutions across Europe (the program will launch in November).

One10: Activate and Amplify virtual accelerator, enabling purpose-driven people to shape and scale startups for positive social and environmental impact.

Transformational Business Network: Business Continuity and Recovery (BCR), an intense 6-month program and mindset-shifting experience, with personalised support from experienced entrepreneurs, investors, content experts and powerful business tools; geography: Kenya and Uganda.

Kindle VC: mentorship (incubator/accelerator) and EIR support for startups in US and India; the focus sectors include agritech and social impact.

MovingWorlds: S-GRID, New Social Enterprise Support Program, helping social enterprises build revenue partnerships with the corporate sector to become more integrated into global value chains.

Catalyst Fund: Inclusive Fintech Accelerator, supporting early-stage innovators in emerging markets who are building affordable, appropriate and accessible inclusive fintech solutions designed for the world’s 3 billion underserved.

HortiHeroes: startup programs for food & flower startups.

StartLife: accelerating food & agtech startups with lasting impact in Europe (pre-applications open).

leAD Sports & Health Tech Academy: accelerators in Berlin and Lake Nona, supporting and growing early-stage sports & health tech startups globally.  

ygap: finding, accelerating and supporting the growth of impact ventures led by local entrepreneurs around the world who deeply understand the unique challenges of their communities and are best placed to develop solutions; locations: you can apply in Kenya, South Africa and fill out Expression of Interest form for the ’22 cohort in Australia.

Story Cube: free online sprints for edtech entrepreneurs covering strategy, sales and storytelling, designed to help ambitious edtech entrepreneurs inspire, pitch and sell with ease.

The Future of Sports, The Future of Medicine and Attention FWD: Forces Of Change Awards, honoring innovators who are making an impact and shaping the future (food, sport, health, other).

EIT Food: supporting innovative impactful agrifood entrepreneurs and startups to deliver new food innovations and businesses across Europe (incubator, accelerator, scaleup program).

Upcoming deadlines (January 16-31):

HUAWEI: CLOUD SPARK Hackathon Singapore 2022 for industry-transforming innovations (January 16th).

Beamline Accelerator: climate accelerator for cleantech startups working in the fields of novel materials, agriculture, bioresources  or  CO2 offsetting (January 16th).

Kellogg-Morgan Stanley: Sustainable Investing Challenge, an annual competition for teams of graduate students from around the world to develop and pitch creative financial approaches to tackle pressing social and environmental challenges (January 16th).

African Union: Civic Tech Fund, a pan-African competition that aims to accelerate innovative civic tech initiatives that have the potential to lead to citizen-led transformative action across the African continent (January 16th).

EU Industry Days: Pitching Contest, ​welcoming all business ideas that support the transition to a sustainable, digital and resilient economy (January 18th).

MIT: Solv[ED] Youth Innovation Challenge, designed to spark a sense of agency in young people aged 24 and under, encouraging, inspiring, and supporting them to become problem-solvers in their communities and the world (January 18th).

MIT: IDEAS Social Innovation Challenge, an annual social entrepreneurship program enabling MIT student-led teams to apply their education and expertise in collaboration with community partners to address social and environmental challenges around the world; team members can be recruited from anywhere in the world (January 19th).

Grow F: a 3-month online accelerator program that supports highly innovative and scalable female-led ventures; eligibility: startups from Europe and beyond (January 20th).

Tourban: Sustainable Urban Tourism Acceleration Programme, calling European SMEs in the tourism industry (January 20th).

Enterprise Singapore: Sustainability Open Innovation Challenge 2021 – Round 2, the third edition of the challenge with challenge statements in key sustainability areas such as sustainable materials, waste management, and many more (January 24th).

MediaFutures: looking for artists and startups eager to reshape the media value chain through innovative, inclusive and participatory applications of data and user-generated content (January 27th).

SPARTA: Cybersecurity Hackathon to identify and design solutions to some of the recurring problems or come up with entirely new solutions which would take cybersecurity to the next level (January 27th).

Impactionable: Social Innovation Competition, providing a cash prize, mentorship, and community to aspiring social entrepreneurs around the world (January 27th).

Smart Cities Connect: Smart Cities Startup Challenge for startups to bring new technologies and solutions to cities, defense, and national security to help solve major challenges including transportation, health, energy, resiliency, security and climate change (January 28th).

Startupbootcamp in partnership with Telecel Group: ASIP Accelerator, looking for the next generation of African startups disrupting industry sectors including AgriTech & Supply Chain, IoT & Connectivity, Machine Learning (Data Analytics), Cybersecurity, Clean Tech and RegTech (January 28th).

Sente: FoodTech: Health & Wellness, investing in early-stage startups with novel ingredients, snacks, packaging and technology that can meet the needs and desires of an ever-evolving consumer landscape (January 31st).

Sente: Industrial Circular Economy, an investment program to support the next generation of industrial, sustainable technologies (January 31st).

ProVeg Incubator: supporting pioneering companies that are developing disruptive alternatives to animal-based products and services (January 31st).

German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), digilab, Make-IT Alliance: Innovate2030 Challenge Sustainable Cities and Communities for innovative concepts and ideas based on 7 real challenges with partners from businesses and politics to address SDG11- Sustainable Cities and Communities (January 31st).

Ger seeman Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) GmbH: GIZ-SAIS Investment Readiness Program to support the scaling up of digital solutions enabling users of the agricultural or agro-food sector, mainly women and young people, to increase their income in Africa (January 31st).

Mentor Capital Network: helping mission-driven entrepreneurs build companies that will be socially, environmentally, and financially sustainable: business plans review, detailed feedback, mentorship (January 31st).

Village Capital supported by the Lightsmith Group in partnership with the Inter-American Development Bank, , the Global Environment Facility, and Conservation International: ADAPTATION SME ACCELERATOR PROJECT for 16 SMEs and startups in Africa and Asia that are scaling market-based and contextualized solutions to critical climate adaptation and resilience challenges (January 31st).

Ashoka: Making More Health Accelerator, Pilot and Scale-up phases; geographical coverage: Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Uganda (January 31st).

African Union Development Agency-NEPAD: Home Grown Solutions Accelerator for Pandemic Resilience, an Acceleration programme focusing on growth and mature stage African healthcare companies, conceptualized in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and in a realization of the potential of local private sector solutions to strengthen the continent’s pandemic resilience (January 31st).

Moral Fairground and StartSomeGood: Ethical Enterprise Start-Up Program, a 12-month program to help people design and launch great ethical enterprises (January 31st).

Space Hubs Network: supporting growth of space startups and scaleups by providing 1-to-1 mentorship to attract investment (January 31st).

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You will find below the most useful online platforms for your global and regional impact startup programs search. In most cases you can subscribe to newsletters/updates to make your search even easier.

Platforms for impact entrepreneurs

LeanVentures: global and regional programs for impactpreneurs (upcoming deadlines for impact programs, fellowships, competitions, challenges, awards, bootcamps, pitch events, incubators, accelerators, funding opportunities etc.)

Impact Shakers Community: weekly roundups with learning and funding deadlines for impact entrepreneurs.  (mostly for Europe-&UK-based startups)

Ogunte: bi-weekly lists of current opportunities to ignite your social impact project. (mostly for UK-based ventures)

StartSomeGood: weekly digests – events and opportunities for social entrepreneurs.

Impact Hub Community: programs, events and opportunities for purpose-driven entrepreneurs and innovators.

Social Innovation Community, Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development & Social Impact Professionals groups on facebook: occasional posts on opportunities for impactpreneurs.

UpLink: a list of global challenges for mission-driven entrepreneurs and young innovators.

Agorize: a list of innovative challenges for startups.

Garage48: a list of startup hackathon series.

Other startup platforms

Ambivation: a list of latest startups challenges.

F6S: a list of startup programs with upcoming deadlines.

Incubator List: a list of startup incubators and accelerators.

GAN: a list of accelerator events. 

VC4A: a list of upcoming programs for entrepreneurs. (mostly for Africa-based startups)

Dreamers & Doers: a monthly carefully curated list of funding opportunities for women entrepreneurs.

ProFellow: a free database of funding awards for professional development.

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