Global Development Awards Competition 2023

Type of project: The Competition is funded under the Policy and Human Resources Development Fund managed by the World Bank, and generously supported by the Ministry of Finance, Government of Japan. The theme of the 2023 edition is ‘Nexus of Education, Development and Human Security’ and will feature two categories: 1) The Japanese Award for Outstanding Research on Development – a competitive research grant program that identifies and funds outstanding research proposals that have a high potential for excellence in research and clear policy implications for addressing development issues; 2) The Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project – a competitive grant program that supports NGOs and CSOs to recognize the innovative approach of their projects.

Location: Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs)

Eligibility: NGOs and CSOs registered in a LMIC may apply. We strongly encourage female researchers to engage and apply.

Prize: Up to $50,000

Closing date: 28 September