The current COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the entire human race with all nations at different phases of tackling it. Money has been lost, people have been…
The current COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the entire human race with all nations at different phases of tackling it.
Money has been lost, people have been rendered jobless, businesses have been suspended, livelihoods have been affected, governments have had to announce partial or total lock-down and economic activities have been brought to a halt, including job opportunities.
Amidst everything going on right now, there are still some opportunities open to help weather the storms of the outbreak and also contribute our quota in fighting the crisis.
1. IWMF COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund for Women Journalists ($2,000 USD Grant): Open to all female journalists, either as a staff or as a freelancer. Check it out https://www.opportunitiesforafricans.com/iwmf-covid-19-emergency-relief-fund-for-women-journalists/.
2. Queen’s SARS COVID-19 Research Funding Competition 2020 (up to $200,000): Open for research projects across multiple disciplines to fight against the spread of the COVID-19 virus globally. Check for eligibility https://opportunitydesk.org/2020/04/02/queens-sars-cov-2-covid-19-research-funding-competition-2020/.
3. United Nations (UN) Volunteers For Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Response: This is an opportunity open to all professionals to support the UN in the fight against the pandemic. Check out the criteria for eligibility https://www.opportunitiesforafricans.com/united-nations-un-volunteers-for-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic-response/
4. Funding and Design Support for COVID-19 Projects: CcHUB is supporting ideas research projects related to providing solutions to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, for Africa, or globally. Check it out https://cchubnigeria.com/call-for-projects-funding-and-design-support-for-covid-19-projects/
Do well to apply for the above opportunities if you’re eligible and Please Share.