Call for Applications: Action for Equity Award

Graduate School of Development Policy and Practice (GSDPP)
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Saturday, 31 March, 2018
Opportunity type: 

The Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity programme at the International Inequalities Institute is based at the London School of Economics and Political Science, one of the world's leading institutions for the social sciences, itself established to further the aim of bettering society, focusing on research into issues of poverty, inequality and related issues. 

Are you part of an organisation working to tackle inequality in South Africa? Apply now for the Action for Equity Award: a £50 000 prize awarded by The International Inequalities Institute at the London School of Economics.

Who - Organisations working within South Africa, tackling inequality, with a focus on labour/employment issues (determined by panel after applications submitted) in South Africa. Organisations should have an annual income/turnover/budget of between £100,000 and £1m.

What - The Action for Equity Award is a £50,000 prize to highlight the great work taking place across South Africa, and to support this continued work. The winner will also be promoted to those attending the III Annual Conference, other charitable and campaign organisations, policy makers, academics and the press.

Why - The Award will build the brand of the Atlantic Fellows, support the important work taking place across South Africa, build connections through the Award and the conference promotion, and bring the Atlantic Fellows into contact with those undertaking the work.

Where - The Award will take place in South Africa. The applicants will be based in Africa and the majority of their work will focus on, and be for the benefit of, South Africans.


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