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Weekly Digest #2 – Awards, Prizes, Challenges, Pitch labs, Incubators, Accelerators for Impactpreneurs (October 23-31)

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Weekly Digest #1 (October 8-22)

Applications now open (no specific deadline):

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

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

ProVeg Incubator: supporting pioneering companies that are developing disruptive alternatives to animal-based products and services.

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.

Upcoming deadlines:

Carbonless and MTR: Asia Challenge for growth-stage startups and data technology providers with the power to radically reduce carbon emissions (deadline: October 23d).

Tom Ford: Plastic Innovation Prize, offering $1.2 million to the innovators who create the best replacement for thin-film plastic; one that can be used in everything from polybags (the fashion industry’s packaging of choice) to single-use, resealable sandwich and storage bags (deadline: October 24th).

CirCoAX: Circular Innobooster, providing funding and business support to 30 transnational partnerships each led by one SME that aims at creating a new innovative product, process, service or business model, directly impacting the take-up and adoption of sustainability and circularity approaches and practices in the fashion & textile sectors; eligibility: EU member state or COSME associated country and UK (deadline: October 27th).

Adam Bradford Agency & British Business Group Dubai and Northern Emirates: Inspiring Futures Dubai Pitch Competition for entrepreneurs (deadline: October 31st).

IDEX: a 6 month virtual program designed to equip and train professionals with the functional skills required to cater to the growing demands of the social enterprise & impact sector (deadline: October 31st).

Eurobest: Awards for Good, recognising and celebrating the use of creativity to positively impact not only businesses and brands, but also the world at large; eligibility: entries designed specifically for and to run in the European region and are created or produced by companies in/outside the European region, or designed to run globally as long as they are created or produced by companies in the European region (deadline: October 31st).

GoHub: Global Water Challenge, creating the largest global hub of water technologies.

Stay tuned on Linkedin and Twitter for more useful resources and updates on online programs, fellowships, awards, competitions, incubators, accelerators.

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Weekly Digest #18 (in progress) – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

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Most useful resources for your global and regional impact job search

FELLOWSHIPS

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

Vitalik Buterin PhD Fellowship in AI Existential Safety (apply by October 29th)

Vitalik Buterin Postdoctoral Fellowship in AI Existential Safety (apply by November 5th)

Mosaic Fellowship (apply by November 15th)

Impact Pathfinder program

Global fellowship, applications for ‘21&’22 cohorts are being accepted 

Associate Programme, locations: London, Paris, Berlin (applications open for April ‘22 program)

Accelerate your climate career, accepting priority applications 

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

JOBS: 

ANYWHERE

Several openings @Wefarm

Multiple roles @Educate, Africa and Global

Director of Operations

Lead Program Manager – Thriving Movement and Community Resilience & Sustainability

Social Media Activator

Grant Writer

Data Operations Engineer

Program Associate – Archives

Director, Financial Innovations (remote-worldwide)

Fundraising and Development Manager

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

Finance and Operations Manager, location: offices in Washington DC (USA) and London (UK) where all precautions and measures are in place. The position is also available as remote worldwide

Senior Data Orchestration Engineer, location: a global, virtual team with presence in Seattle, USA; Houston, USA; Washington, D.C., USA; Medellin, Colombia; Algarve, Portugal; Beirut, Lebanon and São Paulo, Brazil. Ideally you will be in one of these locations, but you can work from anywhere provided you overlap with our working time zones. Candidates that are based in EST time zone will be prioritized

MULTIPLE ROLES&/MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

A couple of openings @Only One, US/UK/Canada

A couple of openings @SISTEMA.bio, CDMX, Pune, Nairobi or remote, Remote for exceptional candidates

Several openings @Wiley, locations: Europe, US

Multiple roles @Humanitarian OpenStreetMap

Multiple roles @Labcorp Drug Development, various locations

Multiple roles @Teach for All, multiple locations 

Multiple contract positions @Generation, various locations

Multiple roles @VeryGoodSecurity, multiple locations

Multiple openings @Taptap Send, multiple locations 

Multiple roles @Eaton, multiple locations

Multiple openings @Urbint, various locations

Multiple roles @Labcorp Drug Development, various locations

Longtermism Researcher, multiple countries

Associate, Location: Remote (emerging market preference)

International Director of People & Culture, Location: The successful candidate may be based in a country where one of the independent National/Regional Greenpeace Organisations (NRO’s) is located

Customer Success Manager – Commercial/SME, based anywhere in EMEA – Netherlands, France, UK and Germany (Remote)

Lead Economist, Netherlands (or any of their East Africa offices)

Research Associate, based out of any of the offices (remote work is a possibility)

CORPORATE ACCOUNT MANAGER (f/m/d) Paper Industry based in Germany or Austria (remote)

Director of Audience and Revenue Development, Remote, with a preference for CET time zone 

IMPACT MEASUREMENT GUIDE M&E SPECIALIST, Any IDinsight office

Content Strategy Lead, Sustainability, this position could be worked remotely from any location in the US or Europe

Digital Engagement Manager, open to candidates in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Canada

Programme Lead – Technology Enabled Girl Ambassadors (TEGA), a remote working role and the finalist can be based in Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Malawi, UK, US

Learning and Organization Development Business Partner, open to applications from candidates based in the UK, Kenya or Jordan or another OGB Affiliate country

Manager, Content Creation, Global Advisory Solutions, Latin America/US

Operations Officer, remote and ideally based in Americas or EMEA time zones

Deal Origination, Gothenburg, Sweden or Nairobi, Kenya

CCX Manager, UK/Kenya

Freelance Social Media copywriter and Content creator, applications outside UK accepted

Senior Talent Acquisition Associate, Remote; GMT or EST +- 2

EUROPE

Multiple roles @TIER Mobility, EU

VP Operations/General Manager, Europe

Product Manager- Environmental, Social, & Governance (ESG), remote EU

Investor Partnerships Manager, UK/Europe

People & Culture Lead, Netherlands/UK/Germany

Designer – User Interface (Remote in Spain, UK or Portugal)

MERL Officer, location: PlanBørnefonden’s office in Copenhagen or in a European and African time zone. Applicants must be nationals of a European Union member state or otherwise hold the permit to work in Denmark

AFRICA

Multiple roles @Educate, Africa and Global

Open Wing Alliance Coordinator, Africa

Data Engineer, Location: Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Madagascar

Head of Business Development, Africa-based

ASSOCIATES FRANCOPHONES (RABAT OU DAKAR)

Global Security Advisor, East Africa-Nairobi, Kenya preferred

ASIA&MIDDLE EAST

Investment Officer – South-East Asia, will not be based in a MDIF office but can opt to work from a location of their choosing. This location must allow easy communication with clients and stakeholders in the region, including the ability to make frequent company visits on a short-haul basis

US & CANADA

Several openings @Outschool, US/Canada

Multiple openings @Khan Academy, US/Canada

Multiple roles @Mozilla, US/Canada

APPLIED BIOPHYSICS LEAD – WEARABLES AND BIOPHYSICAL SENSORS (REMOTE US & CANADA)

Leadership Partner, Supply Chain – Life Sciences Industry Expert, Flexible North America (Work Remote)

Marketing Manager, Content, US/Canada

DIGITAL MARKETING DIRECTOR, REMOTE (US & Canada)

Technical Search Consultant (Recruiter) – Greentech/Biotech&Executive Search Consultant (Recruiter) – Greentech/Biotech, can be located anywhere in the U.S. or Canada

LATIN AMERICA

LATAM Technology Analyst, Based in the region (Brazil preferred)

CONSULTANCIES:

Climate Smart Agriculture – Consultancy

Gender Consultant

Request for Proposals: SuitePeople Consultant

GRAPHIC DESIGNER FOR LAYOUT AND GRAPHICS OF COVID19 VACCINES PAPER

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Weekly Digests - Remote Impact Jobs

Resources for Your Global and Regional Remote Impact Job Search

Remote Impact Jobs

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You will find below the most useful job boards and job digests (out of dozens “scanned”) for your global and regional remote impact job search. In most cases you can subscribe to newsletters/updates to make your search even easier.

Impact job boards:

LeanVentures: global and regional remote impact jobs.

Idealist.org: connects millions of idealists – people who want to do good – with opportunities for action and collaboration all over the world.

Skoll Foundation: an aggregated list of social sector job opportunities and original postings covering unique opportunities in the NGO / Government and CSR space. 

The Global Impact Investing Network: job openings from members of the GIIN Investors’ Council and other impact investing leaders.

Next Billion: professional, internship, fellowship and other paid positions relevant to the development community. 

80,000 Hours: jobs tackling the world’s most pressing problems.

Impact Finance Pro: a global talent platform for aspiring impact investors.

Fast Forward: tech nonprofit job board.

Job digests on Linkedin:

Gail Rego: social impact jobs.

Jasmine Anouna: social impact internships&jobs.

Juliette Sanchez-Lambert: gender and human rights jobs.

Ludovica Anedda: gender jobs.

Elisabeth Roura Bosch: communications jobs.

Mandy Van Deven: human rights, philanthropy, social impact, communications jobs; mostly US-based.

Nick Martin: social impact jobs, mostly US-based.

All the resources for your impact job search (including national resources)

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Weekly Digests - Remote Impact Jobs

Weekly Digest #17 – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

Remote Impact Jobs

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Previous weekly digests

Digest #18 (in progress)

Remote Impact Jobs group on Linkedin

Most useful resources for your global and regional impact job search

FELLOWSHIPS

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

One Young World Scholarship: Young Health Programme 2022 (Fully Funded to Tokyo) apply by Oct14

Vitalik Buterin PhD Fellowship in AI Existential Safety (apply by October 29th)

Vitalik Buterin Postdoctoral Fellowship in AI Existential Safety (apply by November 5th)

Mosaic Fellowship (apply by November 15th)

Impact Pathfinder program

Global fellowship, applications for ‘21&’22 cohorts are being accepted 

Associate Programme, locations: London, Paris, Berlin (applications open for April ‘22 program)

Accelerate your climate career, accepting priority applications 

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

JOBS: 

ANYWHERE

Several openings @Internet Society

Several openings @Foresight Institute

Multiple roles @Educate, Africa and Global

Digital Marketing and Communications Manager (help animals globally)

Production&Sourcing Specialist

Vice President (help animals globally, work from home)

Lead Program Manager – Thriving Movement and Community Resilience & Sustainability

Advocacy Communications Specialist

Executive Director – Global Dialogue on Seafood Sustainability, Location: Work from Home Office* (position is open internationally)

Campaign Communications, The work location is open

Social Media Activator, location: the entire team works remotely, so any place on planet Earth with a good internet signal will be fine

Program Officer, Events

MULTIPLE ROLES&/MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

Several openings @QuoIntelligence, several locations (Europe, US) 

Several openings @Vera Solutions, various locations

Several openings @European Climate Foundation, flexible location

Several openings @GiveDirectly, various locations

Several openings @Cleantech Group, North America&Europe

Several openings @Wiley, locations: Europe, US

Multiple roles @Human Rights Watch, multiple locations

Multiple openings @Kids In Need Of Defense, multiple locations (mostly Latin America, US)

Multiple roles @VeryGoodSecurity, multiple locations

Multiple contract positions @Generation, various locations

Multiple roles @Teach for All, multiple locations 

Multiple openings @DuPont Sustainable Solutions, multiple locations 

Multiple openings @NSF International, various locations

Multiple openings @South Pole, multiple locations

Multiple openings @Mercy Corps, various locations (mostly UK/NL)

Multiple openings @Urbint, various locations

Multiple roles @Eaton, multiple locations 

Multiple openings @Taptap Send, multiple locations 

Multiple openings @Velocity Global, various locations

International Director of People & Culture – Greenpeace International, Location: The successful candidate may be based in a country where one of the independent National/Regional Greenpeace Organisations (NRO’s) is located (subject to agreement)

Deputy Managing Director, Forest & Carbon Investing (Location: flexible with preference for NYC, Chicago, London, Nairobi, or another major metro area)

Global manager opportunity for bid and pursuit specialist (global role in a virtual working environment); location: EMEA, India, Southeast Asia, Canada, Latin America. Applications from other locations are also welcome

Product Lead, can be anywhere from PST to GMT+3

Senior Program Analyst, can be based anywhere in GMT -5 to +3 time zones (e.g., Boston, London, Dubai, etc.) with a slight preference for candidates based in Boston

Communications Coordinator, This role is fully remote and the company is able to legally hire from most countries, however preference is for applicants to be located in North, Central and South American Time Zones, as well as African and European Time Zones (UTC-8 to UTC+3)

Communications Officers, Location: Berlin, Brussels, London, New York, or Washington DC

Partnerships Manager, This is a remote role but will need to overlap with East Africa Time zones for at least three hours per day for meetings

Analyst/Visualization Consultant, EU/US

Director of Equality, Diversity & Inclusion, location: to be based in either the UK, France, Germany, Portugal or the US

Director, International Justice Program, Multiple Locations Considered 

Investment Coordinator, ideally US (EST)/Europe/UK

Marketing Manager, Applications are encouraged from all candidates that can serve at least three hours of the standard workday (9 am – 5 pm) in both Pacific Time and Greenwich Mean Time (Vancouver and London)

Director, Open Access Policy, UK/US

Advisor II, Private Sector Engagement; location: Baltimore, MD, USA or International Telecommuter

AICCRA Project Coordinator, Europe/Africa

EUROPE

Technical Product Manager, within EU

Regulatory Scientist (Europe), can be office based in the Netherlands, Germany or Serbia, or remote in Europe

International Insights Lead, can be based in any of our European locations

Senior Customer Support Manager (remote Europe)

Regional Education Sales Manager, UK & Europe

Global HR Manager, Remote – UK/Europe 

Medical Devices CEO/Founder – Myoelectric Prosthesis Training & Pain Management, Based in Europe with good access to major hubs

Senior Product Manager (civic tech), Willingness to relocate to Brussels, or being in a time zone close by is a big plus

Regulatory Affairs Specialist, UK/Ireland

Managing Director – Monogastric UK & IE

Investor Relations Manager, Location: the Netherlands or Switzerland; both in a hybrid work environment

AFRICA

Multiple roles @Educate, Africa and Global

Head of Growth,  Anywhere in Africa (remote) with a priority for South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, and Nigeria

Research and Policy Manager, South Africa/Nigeria

Project Manager, Data Insights; location: Kampala, UG (multi-location), Nairobi, KE

ASIA&MIDDLE EAST

Cybersecurity Community Manager, anywhere in Asia

US & CANADA

Several openings @Outschool, US/Canada

Multiple openings @Khan Academy, US/Canada

Senior Software Engineer, Location: Remote from North America or Latin America 

Account Executive (Remote US or Canada)

Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager, Work from home, USA or Canada

DIGITAL MARKETING DIRECTOR, REMOTE (US & Canada)

Manager, Communications, North America

Senior Toxicologist, can be located anywhere in North America

Senior Product Manager

LATIN AMERICA

Senior Software Engineer, Location: Remote from North America or Latin America

Head of Latin America and the Caribbean, Mexico, Guatemala or Dominican Republic

CONSULTANCIES:

Expert Consultant on Climate adaptation and mitigation in aquaculture

International Consultant Partnerships and Resource Mobilization

Gender and Land Specialist

Climate Smart Agriculture Consultant

Partnership Manager

Consultant to help with the drafting of the report of the International Stakeholder Dialogue on Gender transformative approaches to ending #FGM

Consultant (firm or individual) to assist its Executive Board and Secretariat in assessing the current state and functioning of the Network and developing a new Strategic Plan in line with the needs of Equinet and its members

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

Private Sector and GLI Consultant – Copenhagen – Home based (CET time zone)

Budget, Administration & MEL Support, The consultant must be based in the Netherlands or Italy

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Weekly Digest #1 – Fellowships, Awards, Competitions, Accelerators for Impactpreneurs (October 8-22)

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Weekly Digest #2 (October 23-31)

Halcyon Incubator: Africa Intensive Fellowship, providing high quality leadership and business development for early-stage social enterprise founders from across Sub-Saharan Africa (deadline: October 8th).

POZI: RESTART, an international startup and idea competition that brings ideas, projects, and solutions to make our future more livable and sustainable together on one platform (deadline: October 8th).

Springboard Enterprises: an accelerator program serving as the pipeline into our community of world-class entrepreneurs, investors and business development professionals; industry verticals include life science, digital health (deadline: October 13th).

Reply, and sponsored by Intesa Sanpaolo and Immersive Labs: Cyber Security Challenge (the competition takes place October 15-16th).

Circular Valley: Circular Economy Accelerator for all start-ups with business concepts for the circular economy; the accelerator takes place take place in Wuppertal (deadline: October 15th).

Unconventional Capital: investing in Africa’s bottom up growth; the sectors include agriculture, education, food (deadline: October 15th).

Atlantic Smart Ports Blue Acceleration Network: a 9-month acceleration program with workshops based on both accelerating your business and your collaborations within the sector strengthening innovation in the European blue economy (deadline: October 15th).

Tourban: Sustainable Urban Tourism Acceleration Programme, calling European SMEs in the tourism industry (deadline: October 22d).

H&M Foundation, Accenture and KTH Royal Institute of Technology: Global Change Award 2022, looking for early stage ideas that can help create a sustainable fashion future (deadline: October 22d).

Miller Centre for Social Entrepreneurship: Women’s Economic Empowerment Accelerator (deadline: October 22d).

TCS: Pitch for Purpose, a startup competition celebrating social entrepreneurs and their ideas that will change the world (deadline: October 22d).

Stay tuned on Linkedin and Twitter for more useful resources and updates on online programs, fellowships, awards, competitions, incubators, accelerators.

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Global & Regional Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 4: Smart Cities & Urban Innovation Global and Regional Programs

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Weekly updates (upcoming deadlines for impactpreneurs: programs, fellowships, challenges, pitch events, bootcamps, incubators, accelerators)

This is a blog post in the series “Resources for impact entrepreneurs”:  Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 4: Smart Cities & Urban Innovation 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

Awards and Competitions:

Smart City Expo World Congress: World Smart City Awards aiming to recognize and support innovative city strategies, projects and ideas that can potentially make an impact on citizens’ lives and turn our cities into more sustainable and inclusive places to live in.

Aveiro Urban Challenges:  awarding startups, scaleups and R&D centres for the best ideas and solutions to resolve urban issues.

XTC: a social innovation startup competition; the sectors include smart cities.

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.

FIA: Smart Cities Global Start-Up Contest, identifying, supporting and investing in the world’s most innovative and impactful technology companies in the Smart Cities ecosystem.

NSCN: Nordic Smart City Challenge, open to innovators developing solutions that will help to support local authorities to build the liveable and sustainable cities citizens will need now and in the future.

Hackathons, Incubators and Accelerators:

Cassini Hackathons: challenging hackers to develop innovative solutions that sustainably improve our green spaces in urban and rural areas.

+Impact Accelerator: looking for startups working with Smart Cities; geography:  Nordics (Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Norway); the program will be a hybrid (virtual + in person), if people prefer to attend virtually, it is possible.

Conscious Venture Lab: an acceleration program for mission-driven business solving problems around urban resilience and smart cities.

Urban Mobility Incubator: a 10-week incubation program to transform mobility ideas into deployed prototypes; geographical coverage: the primary focus are participants from the Baltic states, but ready to consider teams from elsewhere in the world if interested in registering the company in Latvia.

IMPACT: Growth Smart Cities & Infrastructure Accelerator, selecting growth-stage startups working to solve the challenges of urbanization by optimizing resource consumption and improving services through better management of supply and demand in urban life activities.

EIT Urban Mobility, supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT): acts accelerating positive change on mobility to make urban spaces more liveable.

Future Hub: Open Innovation Sustainability Accelerator, a kickstarter for startup & enterprise co-creation; the sustainability areas include smart cities; geography: Baltic countries.

URBAN-X: an accelerator for startups reimagining city life.

Plug and Play: three-month accelerator programs boosting startups through corporate business development, networking and pitch events, world-class mentorship, and the potential for investment; the sectors comprise smart cities.

Africa Mobility Initiative: Africa Transformative Mobility Accelerator for transformative, practical, well researched and possibly tested solutions to urban mobility challenges in African Cities.

Stay tuned on Linkedin and Twitter for more useful resources and updates on online programs, fellowships, awards, competitions, incubators, accelerators.

If you opt for funding advisory services (600+ impact investing opportunities), you are just one step away.

Other helpful blog posts:

Opportunities for Women Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 1: Learn and Grow

Opportunities for Women Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 2: Funding Solutions

1-Year Challenge. Impact Idea #1. Part 1: Impact Investing Platforms, Founders&Funders Dilemma, and Hundreds of Funding Opportunities for Impact Ventures

1-Year Challenge. Impact Idea #1. Part 2: Founder’s Bias, and Dozens of Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 1: Tools and Online Platform

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 2: Online Programs and Courses

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 3: Mentorship Support, Online Communities, and Talent Pools

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 4: Pitch Decks, Raising Capital, Impact Investing

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Weekly Digest #16 – Remote Impact Jobs (global, regional, multiple locations)

Remote Impact Jobs

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Previous weekly digests

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Most useful resources for your global and regional impact job search

FELLOWSHIPS:

Social Entrepreneurship fellowships

Career&research awards&fellowships

One Young World Scholarship: Young Health Programme 2022 (Fully Funded to Tokyo) apply by Oct14

Impact Pathfinder program

Global fellowship, applications for ‘21&’22 cohorts are being accepted 

Associate Programme, locations: London, Paris, Berlin (applications open for April ‘22 program)

Accelerate your climate career, accepting priority applications 

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

JOBS: 

ANYWHERE

Several openings @GiveDirectly

Multiple roles @Educate, Africa and Global

Executive Director, global remote working

Managing Director, People Operations

Head of Marketing; Work from anywhere, If you can coordinate with our international team, we don’t care where you live

Capacity Strengthening Lead  & Content Producer & Programme Assistant, a home-based position, and candidates can be located in any country

Rails Developer Contract

Founding Engineer [Remote, NO C2C], LOCATION: Remote (+/- 3 hours of daily overlap with PST required)

Senior Dev/Team Lead, location: flexible on location – the core team hours are: 3pm to 6pm UK time – any location is OK, as long as those hours work for you in your timezone

MULTIPLE ROLES&/MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

Several roles @myAgro, GMT, EST, CST time zones

Several openings @World Resources Institute, worldwide&several locations

Multiple openings @Taptap Send, multiple locations 

Multiple roles @Labcorp Drug Development, various locations

Multiple roles @VeryGoodSecurity, multiple locations

Multiple roles @Eaton, multiple locations

Technical Reviewer,  looking for suitable candidates in the following countries : UK, Ireland, UK, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Poland, Denmark, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Germany, South Africa, Morroco

RightsCon Program Coordinator, location:  ideally based in our Berlin, Brussels, New York City, San José (CR), Tunis, or Washington, DC office, with flexibility for remote work locations

HEAD OF STRATEGIC LITIGATION, location: Colombo , Dakar, Johannesburg, London, Tunis

Global Human Resources Manager, can be based anywhere in the Goodpack world, anywhere where Goodpack has an office

Digital Communications Coordinator & Lead-Membership and Constituency Engagement & Membership and Constituency Coordinator, Location: Flexible / Remote (candidates in the Global South or South Africa/French communities are strongly encouraged to apply)

Global Campaign Communications Manager, any existing Save the Children office location

EUROPE

Several openings @Luka Bio, Based in Europe with good access to major hubs

Several openings @Relive,  being located somewhere in Europe

Growth Marketing Manager, various locations within Europe

Product Program Manager (Berlin or remote within EU)

PPA Transaction Manager / Associate (remote, incl. Milan, London, etc.)

Finance and Compliance Officer, Remote (Middle East/UK Time Zones)

Visual Media Coordinator, UK or Europe (remote)

Director of Research, Monitoring & Evaluation for Girls’ Education and Gender Equality, Location(s): Global Office – Remote – United States, Global Office – United Kingdom – London

Go To Market Manager – Life Sciences, to be based out one of the global office hubs (offices in Switzerland, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom or United States)

Project Manager – SaaS into Life Sciences, to be based in one of the country hubs: Switzerland, Germany, Spain or the UK

Senior Society Partnership Manager, Life Sciences, UK/US

Programme Manager & Finance and Compliance Officer, can be done remotely, with European and Middle Eastern Time zones preferred

International Congress and Events Manager – Temporary position until end May ’22, based in Mechelen (Belgium) or Leiden (Netherlands)

CORPORATE ACCOUNT MANAGER (f/m/d) Paper Industry based in Germany or Austria (remote)

Eastern Europe&Central Asia Project Coordinator; location: It will be preferred if the consultant is from the region and is based in Eastern Europe

NESsT Investment Director Central Europe, location: Poland/Romania

AFRICA

Multiple roles @Educate, Africa and Global

Content Developer, any African country

AVF Portfolio Manager, The ideal candidate is an African based within the African continent with pre-existing work authorization for any employer in their country of location, working times are within East African Time zone

Portfolio Manager – Africa

President&CEO, East Africa

Regional Director, Africa; Kenya/South Africa

Safe Water Lead, Uganda or other potential African markets

Senior Manager, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; location: open to candidates located in Liberia, Malawi, Uganda, or the Eastern seaboard of the US

ASIA&MIDDLE EAST

Multiple roles @Who Gives A Crap, mostly Australia/US

Finance and Compliance Officer, Remote (Middle East/UK Time Zones)

Programme Manager & Finance and Compliance Officer, can be done remotely, with European and Middle Eastern Time zones preferred

Senior Associate – Regional Strategy and Operations Lead, Asia Pacific Region, Remote/Work from home

AL DESIGN MANAGER, SAMEA, Preference will be given to candidates based in the Indian subcontinent (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Srilanka)

US & CANADA

Several openings @Outschool, US/Canada

Multiple roles @Mozilla, US/Canada

Multiple openings @Urbint, US/Canada

Multiple openings @DuPont Sustainable Solutions, North America

Multiple roles @Who Gives A Crap, mostly Australia/US

Director of Research, Monitoring & Evaluation for Girls’ Senior Society Partnership Manager, Life Sciences, UK/US

Education and Gender Equality, Location(s): Global Office – Remote – United States, Global Office – United Kingdom – London

AVP, Health Solutions Content, US/Canada

Human Resources Generalist, US/Canada

Go To Market Manager – Life Sciences, to be based out one of the global office hubs (offices in Switzerland, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom or United States)

Senior Manager, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; location: open to candidates located in Liberia, Malawi, Uganda, or the Eastern seaboard of the US

LATIN AMERICA

REGIONAL CASH AND VOUCHER ASSISTANCE (CVA) ADVISOR, could be based in Panamá, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, or Peru

Senior Global Movement Communications Specialist (Latin America)

CONSULTANCIES:

Consultant on Results-based Financing Accelerator

Statistician-Independent Consultant, can be based anywhere in the world

DNA Screening Mechanism Technical Consultant, Biosecurity Innovation and Risk Reduction Initiative

Steel Transition Policy Consultant

Project Manager I/II/Senior Project Manager I/II, Global (Grade 8-11)

Content Creator

Consultancies: Management and Leadership Development Training & Information Technology Transformation Initiative

Development of Tools for Gender Mainstreaming in City planning and Projects handled by Cities Alliance

Program Finance and Compliance Consultant, location:Location: This opportunity is fully remote but it is required to work from the US, European or African timezones

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Global & Regional Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 3: Mobility & Transportation 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 3: Mobility & Transportation Global and Regional Programs.

Part 1.1: Global Food & Agriculture Programs

Part 1.2: Regional Food & Agriculture Programs

Part 2: Global & Regional Water Programs

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

Awards, Prizes and Competitions:

Keeling Curve Prize: looking for projects with a proven track record of taking greenhouse gases out of the atmosphere; the categories include transport&mobility.

Future Mobility Awards: recognizing startups that are bringing the very best new innovations to the industry, and enabling transformations in four key categories: Sustainability, AI for Safety, Connectivity and Virtual Development.

BCG, via iD, EP: European Startup Prize for Mobility, aiming to select and support every year the 10 most innovative and sustainable mobility startups in Europe (and neighboring countries) in order to shape a new landscape for sustainable mobility in EU and around the world.

Hyundai & POSCO: H2 Challenge, looking for hardware & software applications, technologies and solutions for hybridization and decarbonization in the areas comprising Transportation.

Siemens Stiftung: E-Mobility Innovation Calls: “Electric Mobility Made in Africa for Africa”.

Bosch: Future Mobility Challenge, an international technical competition for student teams to develop autonomous driving algorithms on 1/10 scale vehicles provided by the company.

XTC: a social innovation startup competition; the sectors include mobility.

Hackathons, Incubators and Accelerators:

IAA Mobility: IAA Mobilitython, a hackathon for the mobility transition.

Urban Mobility Incubator: a 10-week incubation program to transform mobility ideas into deployed prototypes; geographical coverage: the primary focus are participants from the Baltic states, but ready to consider teams from elsewhere in the world if interested in registering the company in Latvia.

SOLUTIONSplus: New Incubator for start-ups developing e-mobility solutions across the globe.

Volkswagen: Future Mobility Incubator, supporting innovative business ideas related to the mobility of the future and giving entrepreneurs from all over the world the chance to develop their innovative mobility concepts to market maturity.

IMPACT: Connected Car, a 6-month acceleration program

Toyota and ISDI: Toyota Startup Accelerator program, looking for innovative solutions in the startup ecosystem that work in the fields comprising of Mobility for All.

European Union and State of Berlin: Imagine2030 Mobility Accelerator.

EIT Urban Mobility, supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT): acts accelerating positive change on mobility to make urban spaces more liveable.

Connected Places Catapult: Future of Air Mobility Accelerator, selecting 12 SMEs to join a 6-month programme, where they will receive support from a consortium of industry, academic and regulatory partners on the trial and testing of disruptive innovations; key challenges: Data-Driven Aviation, Smart Airports, Advanced Air Mobility.

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

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

DeepTech4Good: an acceleration program, financed under the Horizon 2020 framework, committed to help Deep Tech startups accelerate their development and scale up at European level; the application domains comprise smart mobility.

Plug and Play: three-month accelerator programs boosting startups through corporate business development, networking and pitch events, world-class mentorship, and the potential for investment; the sectors comprise mobility.

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

MAN Accelerator: MAN Impact Accelerator, built to scale social ventures in transport and logistics with a considerable impact on society; geographical coverage: Europe, Brazil, Africa.

Africa Mobility Initiative: Africa Transformative Mobility Accelerator for transformative, practical, well researched and possibly tested solutions to urban mobility challenges in African Cities.

Stay tuned on Linkedin and Twitter for more useful resources and updates on online programs, fellowships, awards, competitions, incubators, accelerators.

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Global & Regional Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 2: Water Global and Regional Programs

impact accelerators

Weekly updates (upcoming deadlines for impactpreneurs: programs, fellowships, challenges, pitch events, bootcamps, incubators, accelerators)

This is a blog post in the series “Resources for impact entrepreneurs”:  Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 2: Water Global and Regional Programs.

Part 1.1: Global Food & Agriculture Programs

Part 1.2: Regional Food & Agriculture Programs

Part 3: Global & Regional Mobility & Transportation Programs

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

Networking:

Nexus Community: a global and curated community of professionals sharing solutions, business opportunities and knowledge related to water nexus thematics.

WIA: Oceanside Chats, online water community gatherings with experts and professionals from all around the world.

Awards, Prizes and Competitions:

FINNOVA: Ivace Water Startup Europe Awards, open-innovation programme.

Global Water Awards: a competition for projects demonstrating a significant contribution to the water industry.

Ocean Exchange: 3 Ocean Impact Awards.

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.

The Water Council: WaterTech challenge prizes.

MIT: Water Innovation Prize, startup competition focused on water innovation that awards up to $35K to student-led teams from across the country and internationally.

Brew Accelerator: yearly competitions unleashing water innovation by funding water technology startups from around the world with commercialization potential.

XPRIZE Foundation: large-scale global incentive competitions to crowdsource solutions to the world’s grand challenges; the domain areas include oceans.

UN Climate Change Conference: Tech For Our Planet challenge programme, an opportunity for startups to pilot technology that will help us reach our net zero targets (incl.Challenge 6 For Our Water).

Accelerators:

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. water stewardship).

Imagine H2O: an innovation accelerator for the world’s top water entrepreneurs.

Katapult: Ocean Accelerator, a digital program that combines 90 days of intense workshops, networking events and learning sessions with $150,000 – 500,000 investments.

Sustainable Ocean Alliance: Ocean Solutions Accelerator for ocean-focused startups.

HATCH: accelerating sustainable aquaculture with a requirement for teams to visit the three office locations during the program (Hawaii, Norway and Singapore).

Stay tuned on Linkedin and Twitter for more useful resources and updates on online programs, fellowships, awards, competitions, incubators, accelerators.

If you opt for funding advisory services (600+ impact investing opportunities), you are just one step away.

Other helpful blog posts:

Opportunities for Women Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 1: Learn and Grow

Opportunities for Women Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 2: Funding Solutions

1-Year Challenge. Impact Idea #1. Part 1: Impact Investing Platforms, Founders&Funders Dilemma, and Hundreds of Funding Opportunities for Impact Ventures

1-Year Challenge. Impact Idea #1. Part 2: Founder’s Bias, and Dozens of Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 1: Tools and Online Platform

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 2: Online Programs and Courses

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 3: Mentorship Support, Online Communities, and Talent Pools

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 4: Pitch Decks, Raising Capital, Impact Investing

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Global & Regional Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 1.2: Agriculture & Food Regional Programs

impact accelerators

Weekly updates (upcoming deadlines for impactpreneurs: programs, fellowships, challenges, pitch events, bootcamps, incubators, accelerators)

This is a blog post in the series “Resources for impact entrepreneurs”:  Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 1.2: Food & Agriculture Regional Programs.

Part 1.1: Global Food & Agriculture Programs

Part 2: Global and Regional Water Programs

Part 3: Global & Regional Mobility & Transportation Programs

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

Fellowships:

FAO UN Fellowship: designed to attract fellows, typically PhD students, researchers and professors, who have an advanced level of relevant technical knowledge and experience in any field of the Organization.

Co-operative Research Programme: Sustainable Agricultural and Food Systems; eligibility.

Kirchner Food Fellowship: three fellowship programs that harnesses the power of millennials to find, fund and assist promising socially responsible agricultural businesses; geographical coverage: Central America, Mexico.

Networking:

EIT Food: Europe’s leading food innovation initiative, working to make the food system more sustainable, healthy and trusted.

LadyAgri: a network of International and African professionals linking agri-businesses with the finance community, social impact funds, through which women-agri- entrepreneurs can develop and upscale their businesses in Africa and Small Island Developing.

Incubators and Accelerators:

World Resources Institute: Land Accelerator, a four-month program and curated network for entrepreneurs who restore degraded forests and farmland; geographical coverage: Africa, Latin America, South Asia.

The Yield Lab: enabling entrepreneurs to sustainably revolutionize agrifood systems; regional accelerators: North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe.

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

X-Europe: 6 acceleration cohorts for European startups; the areas include AgriTech.

Fresh Ventures Studio: a venture building program, co-founding companies with experienced professionals and entrepreneurs to address systemic challenges in the food system; for EU participants, require all participants to locate to Rotterdam for the physical part of the program.

StartLife: accelerating food & agtech startups with lasting impact in Europe.

Hatch Colab: a 12-month program (with periods of residence in Geneva) for Europe-based entrepreneurs committed to solving humanity’s grand challenges and driving sustainable change; the sectors include healthcare.

Future Hub: Open Innovation Sustainability Accelerator, a kickstarter  for startup & enterprise co-creation; five sustainability and GreenTech areas: Mobility, Food & AgroTech, Smart cities & Energy, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sustainable Business & Circular Economy; geography: Baltic countries.

FAO and UNIDO: 3ADI+, Accelerator for Agriculture and Agroindustry Development and Innovation; pilot countries: Bangladesh, Suriname, Tanzania.

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

Future Food Asia Platform: aiming to accelerate open innovation in AgriTech and FoodTech across Asia Pacific, with the goal to catalyze and align an ecosystem to cope with the challenges of food.

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

Pangea: a Scaleup Program for Africa-based impact driven startups; the sectors include Agriculture.

Village Capital, supported by the IKEA Foundation: O-Farms – Making the Most of Food, helping scale circular agribusiness innovations in East Africa.

Glocal: an accelerator for both, startups and mid – sized established companies in the Agribusiness Sector in Latin America.

Village Capital, with the support of Visa Foundation: Future of Food LatAm AgriTech and FoodTechAccelerator, an investment readiness program for Latin American startups that are tackling the region’s most pressing challenges in the agritech and foodtech sectors.

Stay tuned on Linkedin and Twitter for more useful resources and updates on online programs, fellowships, awards, competitions, incubators, accelerators.

If you opt for funding advisory services (600+ impact investing opportunities), you are just one step away.

Other helpful blog posts:

Opportunities for Women Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 1: Learn and Grow

Opportunities for Women Impact Entrepreneurs. Part 2: Funding Solutions

1-Year Challenge. Impact Idea #1. Part 1: Impact Investing Platforms, Founders&Funders Dilemma, and Hundreds of Funding Opportunities for Impact Ventures

1-Year Challenge. Impact Idea #1. Part 2: Founder’s Bias, and Dozens of Growth Opportunities for Impact Entrepreneurs

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 1: Tools and Online Platform

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 2: Online Programs and Courses

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 3: Mentorship Support, Online Communities, and Talent Pools

Be Your Own Mentor. Part 4: Pitch Decks, Raising Capital, Impact Investing