[chamada] Global Innovation Fund – GIF Funds

20/06/2017 13:01

The Global Innovation Fund (GIF) is nonprofit innovation fund headquartered in London. The GIF invests in social innovations that aim to improve the lives and opportunities of millions of people in the developing world. GIF supports breakthrough solutions to global development challenges from social enterprises, for-profit firms, non-profit organisations, international organisations and researchers. The GIF Funds invests in a range of innovations with strong potential for social impact at a large scale. GIF defines ‘innovation’ broadly to include new business models, policy practices, technologies, behavioural insights, or ways of delivering products and services that benefit the poor in developing countries, any solution that has potential to address an important development problem more effectively than existing approaches. GIF is interested in innovations that enable greater social impacts to be achieved compared to current practices.

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[bolsa] Informações sobre a Chamada 2017 para Bolsas PQ e DT

14/06/2017 16:33

Com relação ao Edital Bolsas de Produtividade em Pesquisa (PQ) e de Desenvolvimento Tecnológico e Extensão Inovadora (DT)/2017, o CNPq informa que as inscrições serão abertas, em data a ser confirmada, até o início de julho/2017.

Os recursos já estão garantidos, mas não haverá aumento no número de bolsas.

O atraso se deu por questões meramente técnicas internas (ajustes no sistema).

O Calendário de Avaliações será mantido, ou seja, o julgamento será em novembro/2017.

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[chamada] World Community Grid – Request for Proposal

09/06/2017 11:55

World Community Grid – Request for Proposal is seeking proposals from research organizations interested in harnessing the immense power of Internet-connected computers to accelerate humanitarian research. Its goal is to support innovative efforts that will benefit most from this technology and promise to deliver significant results on the most pressing issues facing theglobal community.

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[chamada] USAID – Development Innovation Ventures

08/06/2017 17:30

Inscrições: durante todo o ano

The Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) supports breakthrough solutions to the world’s most intractable development challenges by finding and testing bold ideas that could change millions of lives at a fraction of the usual cost. The DIV model begins with an open grant competition for innovative ideas, pilots and tests them using cutting-edge analytical methods, and scales solutions that demonstrate widespread impact and cost-effectiveness.
DIV provides financing at Three Stages along an innovation’s growth path.
Applicants can apply at any stage, and those who have received funding at a prior stage must compete to advance to the next stage:
Stage 1: Proof of Concept/Initial Testing;
Stage 2: Testing and Positioning for Scale;
Stage 3: Transitioning Proven Solutions to Scale.

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