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External Funding Opportunities

These opportunities effective from April 2018 will be updated periodically.
Kindly access more opportunities at Research Professional Africa.




19 July 2022   

Royal Academy of Engineering
The Royal Academy of Engineering invites applications for the Africa prize for engineering innovation. The innovation can be any new product, technology or service, based on research in engineering:

  • Agricultural Technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Design Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Information, Communication and Technology (ICT)
  • Materials Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Engineering
27 September 2022   

Women in STEM2D Scholars Award
The Johnson & Johnson Scholars Award Program aims to fuel development of female STEM2D leaders and feed the STEM2D talent pipeline by awarding and sponsoring women at critical points in their careers, in each of the STEM2D disciplines:

  • Science; M.D., Ph.D.
  • Technology; Ph.D.
  • Engineering; Ph.D.
  • Math; M.S., Ph.D.
  • Manufacturing; Ph.D.
  • Design; M.A., M.S., MDes, MArch, MFA, MLA, Ph.D.


1 December (Annually)

1 May (Annually)

Environmental Research and Educational Foundations (EREF)
The sustainability movement has reached the business models of nearly every industry in the United States, and many companies, municipalities and states have set aggressive sustainability goals that include how waste streams are being managed. . For more information, click >> https://erefdn.org/research-grants-projects/how-to-apply-for-grant/


TBA International Federation of Science : The Sven Brohult Award
The USD 10,000 award is to commemorate the outstanding contributions made by Dr Sven Brohult, IFS' first President. The aim of the Award is to recognize excellence in research and create a better scientific atmosphere in developing countries. The award is given out every three years.

The Royal Society
The Royal Society invites applications for its university research fellowships. These enable early-career scientists who have the potential to become leaders in their field to build an independent research career in the natural sciences.

  • Biological Research
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics and Physics


No Deadline  

DAAD - Postdoctoral Fellowships in Sub-Saharan Africa 
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) invites applications for its postdoctoral fellowships in sub-Saharan Africa. These enable postdoctoral researchers from sub-Saharan Africa to conduct cooperative research at selected universities within the region. Projects may be carried out in any subject area with strong relevance to national or regional development.


No Deadline 

Research training fellowships for developing country scientists
Department of Science and Technology, India, IN.

No Deadline

Shared university research awards. IBM Corporation, US.

Awards support the following:

  • opportunities for students to engage and work on promising technologies;
  • collaborative research projects that build partnerships or communities in strategic areas and bring value to IBM and the academic community;
  • innovations that create big opportunities;
  • increase access to IBM technologies for research and in curriculum.


No Deadline Inspirators programme. ActionAid Denmark | Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke, DK
No deadline 

Technology provider window for frontier technology livestreaming. Department for International Development, GB

No Deadline

Sustainable development grants. Commonwealth Foundation.

No Deadline Small research project grants. Gerda Henkel Foundation.
No Deadline

STFC/Cern business incubation centre grants
Science and Technology Facilities Council, GB and other funders

No Deadline

Visiting international fellowships. Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, IN.

No deadline

Individual Grants Programme: Scientific Networks

No deadline

ENERGY Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF)

No Deadline Research Group Linkage Programme
Alexander von Humboldt-
No Deadline Research networking. Arts and Humanities Research Council,
No Deadline General grants. Humanist Institute for Cooperation with Developing Countries, NL.
No deadline

Scholarships for development-related postgraduate courses. Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst – German Academic Exchange Service, DE
scholarships for development-related postgraduate courses. These offer graduates from developing countries the opportunity to undertake a postgraduate degree at a university in Germany. Courses are offered in the following fields at a variety of institutions:
•economic sciences and business;
•administration and political economics;
•development cooperation;
•engineering and related sciences;
•regional planning;
•agriculture and forest sciences;
•environmental sciences;
•medicine and public health;
•veterinary medicine;
•social sciences and education;
•media studies.

No Deadline


No Deadline Postdoctoral fellowships in sub-Saharan Africa. German Academic Exchange Service, DE. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1693989/
Candidates must be nationals of a sub-Saharan African country. Preference is given to candidates who apply for a fellowship outside their home country, and former DAAD scholarship holders.
No Deadline Practitioner residencies. Rockefeller Foundation, US
Eligibility: Practising professionals whose projects focus on improving the wellbeing of humankind, or connect with the foundation’s issue areas of advance health, revalue ecosystems, secure livelihoods or transform cities.
No Deadline Research grant programme. Institute of Management Accountants, US
Innovative research proposals in the area of accounting and finance by both academics and practitioners. Projects must relate to primary management accounting activities
See more at:
No Deadline Visiting fellowships in Canadian government laboratories
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada – Conseil de Recherches en Sciences Naturelles et en Génie du Canada, CA.
Postdoctoral scientists in natural sciences or engineering with an opportunity to work in Canadian government laboratories or research institutions.
No Deadline South-north research scholarships for visiting postdoctoral researchers. Food Security Center, DE
See more at: https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1391899/
No Deadline


Research grant programme. Institute of Management Accountants, US
No Deadline Research support. Marketing Science Institute, US. MSIhas served as a bridge between the academic and business communities, bringing together executives from approximately 65 sponsoring corporations with leading researchers from more than 100 universities worldwide. MSI Member Company required.
No Deadline

Postdoctoral scholarship programme for foreign researchers. Swiss Government, CH

No Deadline

Rockefeller Foundation, US. The selection committee particularly supports meetings that support basic survival needs such as food, water and housing; global health; climate and environment; urbanisation; social and economic security. http://www.rockefellerfoundation.org/our-work/bellagio-center/conferences/#international-conferences

No Deadline Thematic research grants. African Economic Research Consortium, KE. http://aercafrica.org/index.php/thematic-research
No Deadline Breakout labs. Funding is available for specific projects that, if successful, will enable radical advances and have far-reaching impact. US$50,000 to US$350,000. Thiel Foundation, US. http://www.breakoutlabs.org/apply/
No Deadline Grants for Eastern Africa. Ford Foundation, US. http://www.fordfoundation.org/regions/eastern-africa
No Deadline Development funding. African Development Foundation, US. http://www.adf.gov/funding.html
No Deadline Main grants programme. African Women's Development Fund, GH. http://awdf.org/grants/#themes
No Deadline Grants for Eastern Africa. Ford Foundation, US
No Deadline The Global Partnership on Output-Based Aid invites applications for its grants. These support actions in the following areas: water and sanitation; energy; telecommunications; transportation; education; health. GPOBA.
No Deadline General grants.Humanist Institute for Cooperation with Developing Countries, NLAfrican Biogas Partnership Programme - http://africabiogas.org ABPP supports national programmes on domestic biogas in six African countries. The Programme aims at constructing 70,000 biogas plants in Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Senegal and Burkina Faso.
Kenya Media Programme - KMP seeks to promote independence and quality in media, with a particular focus on public interest and investigative/quality journalism.
No Deadline Small grant scheme.Institute of Mathematics & its applications, GB http://www.ima.org.uk/about_us/support_and_grants/small_grant_scheme.cfm.html
No Deadline Development funding.African Development Foundation, US.http://www.adf.gov/funding.html
No Deadline Foundation grants.Rockefeller Foundation, UShttp://www.rockefellerfoundation.org/our-work/grants/what-we-fund/
No Deadline General research grants.Comcast, US These grants are focused on supporting excellent technical research in a wide variety of fields that are relevant to the broadband industry and/or to Comcast specifically. http://techfund.comcast.com/
No Deadline Small grants. Enhancing Learning and Research for Humanitarian Assistance, GB. http://www.elrha.org/hif/funding/
Not Specified Research grant programme. Institute of Management Accountants, US. http://www.imanet.org/resources-publications/research-foundation



 East African Community scholarship programme – universities
Inter-University Council for East Africa , UG


TBA   Research fund – annual competition
Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, GB
TBA Humanities and social science doctoral studentships Wellcome Trust, GB
01 Feb 2022

Ernst Mach grant Worldwide. Austrian Exchange Service, AT
Enables students and young researchers in the natural sciences, technical sciences, human medicine or health sciences, agricultural sciences, social sciences, humanities or arts to undertake a research or study stay in Austria.
Click >> https://www.scholarships.at/out/default.aspx?TemplateGroupID=5&PageMode=3&GrainEntryID=13935&HZGID=14816&LangID=2

20 May 2022

Africa AI Research Award 2022 Innovation Funding Call for Early Career Reseachers

Data Science Africa (DSA) and Deep Learning Indaba (DLI) are collaborating in the implementation of a research funding initiative spanning the African continent whose objective is to strengthen the pipeline of African AI research by increasing funding pathways. This funding call invites Early Career Researchers in Africa to submit research proposals seeking funding. We are particularly looking to support Early Career Academic Researchers with:

• a PhD for the 3 - 5 years and ideally teaching at a university in Africa;
• a nationality or permanent residency of any African country in the last 5 years;
• a strong background in machine learning, artificial intelligence or data science research, or in any discipline of science;
• a research idea that has sustainable development goals in mind
• a research idea that will be conducted at universities or research institutions in Africa;
• a research project idea that could reach deliverable outputs by early December 2023.

Click here >> http://www.datascienceafrica.org/dsa-research-award-2022-early-career/

 11 May 2022

 TWAS collaborative grants for interdisciplinary research.
Funders Link:  https://twas.org/opportunity/twas-research-grants-programme-interdisciplinary-research-collaborative-grants
Supports collaborative projects jointly carried out by two PIs in the science and technology lagging countries identified by TWAS. Grant support is intended to:
•reinforce and promote interdisciplinary scientific research in developing countries; •strengthen developing countries' endogenous capacity in science; •enable scientists from developing countries to tackle complex problems through collaborative research project.

29 April 2022

Africa AI Research Award 2022 Innovation Funding Call for Junior Reseachers

Data Science Africa (DSA) and Deep Learning Indaba (DLI) are collaborating in the implementation of a research funding initiative spanning the African continent whose objective is to strengthen the pipeline of African AI research by increasing funding pathways. This funding call invites Junior Researchers (MSc and PhD students) in Africa to submit research proposals seeking funding. We are particularly looking to support Junior Researchers with research projects:

•    that are conducted at universities or research institutions in Africa;
•    that have a strong machine learning, artificial intelligence or data science component, in any discipline of science;
•    that have sustainable development goals in mind;
•    that could reach deliverable outputs by the early April 2023.

Click >> http://www.datascienceafrica.org/dsa-research-award-2022-junior-researchers/

 15 April 2022  

International climate initiative – small grants. The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, supported by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).
Funder link:  https://www.international-climate-initiative.com/en/project-funding/information-for-applicants/iki-small-grants

Small grants funding initiative covers: threats caused by climate change and biodiversity loss. Projects must address one of the following thematic fields
•mitigating greenhouse gas emissions; •adapting to the impacts of climate  change; •conserving natural carbon sinks and forestry; •conserving biological diversity.

 10 April 2022

International development fund.  
Funders Link:  https://microbiologysociety.org/grants/international/international-development-fund.html
Applications for international development fund of Microbiology Society assists microbiologists in countries with low-income or lower-middle-income economies.
Grants cover: purchase of consumables or small pieces of equipment •support for national microbiological facilities such as culture collections which underpin microbiology; • small project to assist in technology transfer from countries with upper-middle- and high-income economies to countries with lower-middle or low-income economies.


Economy and society international award – scholarships.
Funders Link:  https://www.centesimusannus.org/en/activities/economy-and-society-international-award/
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The Centesimus Annus Pro Pontifice Foundation economy and society international award – scholarships. These enable young researchers to undertake advanced research courses relating to the study and application of new models of socio-economic development.
Applicants must be under the age of 35 and must have obtained a master’s degree or equivalent between 1 August 2015 and 31 December 2020.


International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology:
The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI) and the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) have partnered to offer early-career female scientists from the African Continent, mobility fellowships of 6 to 12 months at the ICGEB laboratories in Trieste (Italy), New Delhi (India) and Cape Town (South Africa), to perform research work on biotechnology and related fields, including Health (Infectious Diseases and Non-Communicable Diseases), Sustainable and Effective Agriculture, Industrial Biotechnology and Renewable Energy.
For more information, click >> https://www.icgeb.org/activities/fellowship/WE-STAR/



Kinship Conservations Fellowships
Kinship Fellows join a community of practitioners, where they continue to network and collaborate to address environmental challenges. The global network of 282 Fellows in 58 countries across 7 continents is collaborative, innovative, and dedicated to effective conservation. Fellows bring home new ideas, tools, and inspiration. Their success benefits their organizations and the greater conservation community. For more information, click >> https://www.kinshipfellows.org/program/become-a-fellow/apply-for-the-2022-fellowship


Kinship Conservations Fellowships

Kinship Fellows join a community of practitioners, where they continue to network and collaborate to address environmental challenges. Click here for more information


MSc Physics at ICTP-EAIFR 2021/2022;
Applications for the UR MSc Physics program run by ICTP-EAIFR are open. The first year of our MSc program gives students a basic training in Physics similar to what they would typically have at the end of the first year in graduate school in the US. Students can then choose a field of specialization in their second year (Condensed Matter Physics, High Energy Physics, and Geophysics). A number of our students have carried out cutting edge research in their second year (thesis year) and have gone on to PhD programs in the USA, in Europe and to teaching positions in Africa.
For further information, visit https://ur.ac.rw/IMG/pdf/physics02064320210813162006.pdf
Prospective students can apply here: https://e-applications.ictp.it/applicant/login/9013
AfricaLics PhD Visiting Fellowship Programme
More details about this opportunity are available at: https://www.africalics.org/phd-vfp-2022/

 29 / 10 / 2020

Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI)
Theme: Ethics and Integrity in Research and Innovation for Development 


01 Mar 2020

Visiting fellowship. East Africa Social Science Translation Collaborative, US.

15 Feb 2020

Frances M. Culbertson Travel Grant. USD 2000
Sponsors: American Psychological Association (APA)

30 Jan 2020

Infrastructure for research. Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences | Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, SE. 

Activities supported:

  • establishing new research environments;
  • creating platforms where cooperation between the research community and other institutions is developed;
  • making important archive and library collections available;
  • setting up databases.


 29 Nov 2019


Japanese Funds-in-Trust for thé Capacity-Building of Human Resources, thé Government of Japan

05 Dec 2019 

German-African cooperation projects in infectiology. German Research Foundation (DFG) | Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DE

16 Dec 2019

SDG Partnership facility (SDGP)

(Updated August 2019) With the SDG Partnership facility (SDGP), the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with RVO.nl, aims to contribute to the achievement of various sustainable development goals in developing countries.


12 Nov 2019

GCRF Digital Innovation for Development in Africa (DIDA)

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), are pleased to invite applications for Digital Innovation for Development in Africa (DIDA)


 01 Oct 2019

Sustainable development goals partnership facility. Netherlands Enterprise Agencvy (RVO) | Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland, NL.

Project focus areas:

  • creating better labour conditions and efficient working procedures;
  • reducing malnutrition;
  • promoting economic growth in the agricultural and fisheries sector;
  • creating sustainable and ecologically sound food chains;
  • increasing private investments in developing countries.


July / August 2019

EASST Funding & Research Opportunities

EASST is a network of East African universities and research institutions, with a mission to promote rigorous evaluation of social and economic development programs in the region. Scroll down for research and funding opportunities for East African scholars! >> view EASST opportunities

01 Aug 2019

Development research collaboration grants in Danida priority countries.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark | Udenrigsministeriet, DK.

Support strategic research cooperation projects that generate new knowledge relevant to the needs and strategies of priority countries including


  • sustainable economic development;
  • gender equality and development;
  • humanitarian assistance and development;
  • climate change resilience;
  • state building and governance.


20 Jun 2019 Train the Trainer – capacity building for genomic surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in low- and middle-income countries. Wellcome Trust, GB.
31 May 2019 ESB mobility award for young researchers. European Society of Biomechanics, EUR
15 May 2019 

Knowledge frontiers – international interdisciplinary research projects. British Academy, GB.

05 May 2019 

Research fellowship in applied development finance. Global Development Network, INT.http://www.gdn.int/eib-gdn-call

03 May 2019

PhD training fellowships for women scientists. Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World, INT and other funders.

30 Apr 2019

International award for advancements in green chemistry.

30 Apr 2019

OWSD Early Career Fellowship. Organization for Women in Science For the Developing World 

Offered to women who have completed their PhDs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects and are employed at an academic or scientific research institute in one of the listed Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs).

The OWSD Early Career fellows will be supported to establish an environment at their institution where they can maintain an international standard of research and attract scholars from all over the world to collaborate.

Eligible STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) include:
Agricultural Sciences, Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences, Biological Systems and Organisms, Chemical Sciences, Computing and Information Technology, Engineering Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences, Neurosciences, Physics and Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology.

Click here for more details

30 Apr 2019

OWSD Early Career Fellowship
Organization for Women in Science For the Developing World

Click here for more details

01 May 2019 Collaborative research and training experience programme (CREATE)
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada | Conseil de Recherches en Sciences Naturelles et en Génie du Canada, CA.
24 Apr 2019 Global Challenges Research Fund – global maternal and neonatal health funding call 2019.
 Categories: Infections and immunity, Molecular and cellular medicine, Population and systems medicine, Neurosciences and mental health, Global health
22 Apr 2019 

Research grants programme in basic sciences.TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences (Groups)

09 Apr 2019

Network grants- Swedish research links programme. Swedish Research Council | Vetenskapsradet, SE. 

Support development of long-term research cooperation between Swedish scientists and scientists within selected low-income to middle income countries. 


06 Sep 2018 (Forecast) IDRC research awards. International Development Research Centre, INT
30 Sep 2018 Kovalevskaia research grants for female mathematicians in the Southern African region.
The SAMSA-Masamu Program
15 Jul 2018 IEEE Foundation grants programme. IEEE, US.
31 May 2018 Computational social science. Russell Sage Foundation, US
31 May 2018 Integrating biology and social science knowledge
Russell Sage Foundation, US. https://www.russellsage.org/research/funding/bioss
31 May 2018 (Forecast) Call for proposals. International Astronomical Union, INT. http://www.astro4dev.org/aboutiauoad/cfp/
31 May 2018

APPEAR academic partnership funding. Austrian Exchange Service, AT

01 June 2018

Call for applications for the IMU Simons African Fellowship Programme
The programme supports research sabbaticals for mathematicians from African countries employed in Africa to travel to an internationally known mathematical centre of excellence/ university worldwide for collaborative research. Applications close on 1 June.

08 May 2018 

RSA membership research grant. Regional Studies Association, GB. http://www.regionalstudies.org/funding/page/rsa-MeRSA-Grant

15 May 2018

Grant for the best initiative relating to an optimal nutritional care approach. Medical Nutrition International Industry, INT. http://www.medicalnutritionindustry.com/mni-grant

30 Apr 2018 (Forecast) Mimics innovation awards. Materialise Group, BE
Medicine, biomedical engineering, cardiovascular, veterinary medicine, archaeology, pulmonology, biology, palaeontology, material sciences, orthopaedics, cranio-maxillofacial, biomechanics, forensics and more
06 Apr 2018 (Forecast). Postgraduate scholarships. Institution of Engineering and Technology, GB
01 Apr 2018 Grants. International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics, DE
25 Feb 2018 Submit an Abstract for the Gender Summit
The Gender Summit 14-Africa is organised under the patronage of the Government of Rwanda, and in partnership with the African Union Commission and South Africa's Department of Science and Technology, among other partners. It will take place in Kigali to examine new scientific evidence showing when, why and how biological and socio-cultural aspects and differences between women and men (and more generally females and makes) impact on research results and quality of outcomes The scope of the programme of GS14 can be found at http://www.gender-summit.com/gs14-rw-2018, including details how to submit an abstract and register for the event. Registration is free.
27 Feb 2018 Further Funding to support Research Leaders in sub-Saharan Africa
The UK Medical Research Council (MRC) has launched a further call to support ‘rising star’ African Research Leaders. This is a prestigious award, jointly funded by the UK MRC and the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID). The aim of the scheme is to strengthen research leadership across sub-Saharan Africa by attracting and retaining exceptionally talented individuals who will lead high quality programmes of research on key global health issues pertinent to the region and beyond.
Applications close on 27 February.
Please see visit https://www.mrc.ac.uk/funding/browse/arl-2018/mrc-dfid-african-research-leader-scheme-2018/ or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.
28th Feb 2018 British Academy’s 2018 Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding
Nominations for the British Academy’s 2018 Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding are now open.
The Prize, which is worth £25,000, is awarded annually for an outstanding contribution to global cultural understanding that illuminates the interconnections and divisions that shape cultural identity worldwide. The Prize was founded and is generously sponsored by the international relations scholar Dr Nayef Al-Rodhan. It was first awarded in 2013, but this is the first year that nominations are invited by open call.  
Nominations close at midnight on 28 February 2018.
Further information can be found at www.britac.ac.uk/nayef-al-rodhan or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line Query: Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize 2018.
28 Feb 2018 USAID Funding Opportunity – Saving Lives At Birth
Saving Lives at Birth invites innovators from around the world to apply. Specifically, USAID is looking to find maternal and new-born health solutions that have already demonstrated proof-of-concept and are on the path to scale. Applications close on 28 February.
More information https://savinglivesatbirth.net/apply
28 Feb 2018

PhosAgro/UNESCO/IUPAC research grants in green chemistry. UNESCO, INT and other funders

01 Mar 2018

World habitat awards. Building and Social Housing Foundation, GB

20 Mar 2018

COMING SOON: Project grants for humanities and social sciences. Swedish Research Council | Vetenskapsrådet, SE
https://www.vr.se/forskningsfinansiering/sokabidrag/vetenskapsradetsutlysningar/aktuellautlysningar/projektbidraginomhum anioraochsamhallsvetenskap.5.6b078ee51581835cea274b55.html

22 Mar 2018 

Seed awards in science. Wellcome Trust, GB

01 Mar 2018 Postdoctoral Fellowships on Mobility and Sociality in Africa’s Emerging Urban
The African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) is seeking post-doctoral fellows to join a five year research programme entitled ‘Mobility and Sociality in Africa’s Emerging Urban.’ This initiative is a scholarly response to unprecedented levels of urbanisation and mobility driven by conflict, ambition, and respatialising economies. It is intended to develop African-based contributions to theories of human mobility and transforming modes of social engagement, authority, representation, and expression.
Applications are due midnight, 1 March 2018. All queries and application materials must be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
13 Mar 2018 Royal Society of Chemistry International Exchanges Awards
The Royal Society – Royal Society of Chemistry International Exchanges Awards are available through the International Exchanges Standard programme and are for collaborations between researchers in the UK and those in Sub-Saharan Africa (excluding South Africa), working on projects in the field of Chemistry. Up to £12,000 is available for 2-year projects for travel and subsistence including a maximum of £2,000 for research expenses. The application deadline is 13 March 2018 15:00 UK time. Further information can be found within the scheme notes and on The Royal Society International Exchanges webpage on https://royalsociety.org/grants-schemes-awards/grants/international-exchanges/
31 Mar 2018 Research grant development awards. Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness, GB
Mar 2018 The International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA) CLICK HERE FOR ANNOUNCEMENT PDF
18 Nov 2017

Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa: Doctoral Dissertation Completion Fellowship

19 Nov 2017 Africa fellowship programme. World Bank, INT
20 Nov 2017 (Forecast) Grants for foreign scientists. Sigrid Jusélius Foundation, FI
21 Nov 2017 Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) Project Access
30 Nov 2017 Research grants. Mazak Foundation, JP.
01 Dec 2017 Women Techmakers Scholars Program - Europe, Middle East and Africahttps://www.womentechmakers.com/scholars
01 Dec 2017 International award for advances in harmonised approaches to crop protection chemistry. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, INT
07 Dec 2017

International fellowships. New Europe College Institute for Advanced Study, EUR

08 Dec 2017   Sustainable water fund. Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) | Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland, NL
08 Dec 2017 

Visiting fellow in the Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance. Princeton University, US

16 Dec 2017 German-African cooperation projects in infectiology
German Research Foundation (DFG) | Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DE
03 Jan 2018

Innovation prize for Africa. African Innovation Foundation, CH.
• agriculture and agribusiness;
• environment, energy and water;
• health and wellbeing;
• Information communication technologies;
• manufacturing and service industry.

03 Jan 2018

Sustainable cities. National Geographic Society, US

05 Jan 2018 African peacebuilding network individual research grants
Social Science Research Council, US
10 Jan 2018

URBACT III call for proposals. Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy, EU

08 Nov 2017  Sustainable agriculture for sub-Saharan Africa initiative
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, GBhttp://www.bbsrc.ac.uk/funding/filter/gcrf-sassa/
06 Nov 2017 EXTENDED DEADLINE: Research grants – doctoral programmes in Germany. German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) | Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, DE
30 Jul 2017

Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation

31 Jul 2017

PhD fellowships. African Economic Research Consortium, KE
Application Deadlines: The PhD thesis research awards applications have two deadlines per year: January 31 for the June award and July31 for the December award.

31 Jul 2017 Helmut-Schmidt-programme – master’s scholarships for public policy and good governance.
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) | Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, DE
01 Aug 2017 Umicore materials technology PhD award. Fund for
(Forecast)Scientific Research – FWO | Flanders (FWO), BE
01 Aug 2017 (Forecast) Umicore materials technology PhD award
Fund for Scientific Research – FWO | Flanders (FWO), BE
09 Aug 2017 (Forecast)

Fellowships. http://awardfellowships.org

12 Aug 2017 (Forecast) Science award for electrochemistry. Volkswagen Aktiengesellshaft, DE and other funders
15 Aug 2017

African Union Research Grants II Open Call for Proposals

31 Aug 2017 Scholarships for PhD students from outside Germany
Heinrich Böll Foundation, DE
01 Sep 2017 PhD fellowships. Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa, KE
01 Sep 2017 (Forecast).

PhD fellowships. Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa, KE.
http://cartafrica.blogspot.co.ke/2015/06/call-for- applications-carta-phd.html

01 Sep 2017 Access to integrated multidisciplinary facilities for materials and biomaterials. Central European Research Infrastructure Consortium, EUR
01 Sep 2017 (Forecast) COMING SOON: Mobility for regional excellence programme. Västra Götalandsregionen, SE
06 Sep 2017

IDRC research awards.
International Development Research Centre, INT. https://www.idrc.ca/en/content/idrc-research-awards-2018

13 Sep 2017 DEADLINE BROUGHT FORWARD: Grants for research and innovation. Nuffield Foundation, GB.
15 Sep 2017

Call for Proposals - Policy Analysis on Growth and Employment (PAGE II)

15 Sept 2017

Research and development grants to individuals. Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, US.

15 Sept 2017

Fine Arts Grants to Individuals

20 Sep 2017 (Forecast) Research grants. Nutricia Research Foundation, SG
Nutrition related research projects
23 Sep 2017 Grants for research and development projects
Stiftelsen Promobilia, SE
30 Sep 2017(Forecast) Scholarships for entrepreneurial research
University of Gothenburg | Göteborgs universitet, SE
30 Sep 2017 Support of projects Fritz Thyssen Foundation, DE
Humanities, social science and biomedicine
15 Oct 2017

International Geoscience Programme (IGCP): Proposal http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/environment/earth-sciences/international-geoscience-programme/proposal-submission/

15 Oct 2017

International geoscience programme – young scientist projects

15 Oct 2017 International geoscience programme – young scientist projects. UNESCO, FR
17 Oct 2017

Research women’s fellowship. Microsoft Corporation, US

18 July 2017

DLR Environment, Energy and Health Challenge
http://www.copernicus masters.com/index.php?kat=challenges.html&anzeige=dlr.html

12 Jun 2017

Scholarships for entrepreneurial research. University of Gothenburg | Göteborgs universitet, SE.

27 Jun 2017 Institutional Links Grants - Newton Fund
30 Jun 2017 Postdoctoral fellowship in movement and spatial ecology tracking wildlife and land cover change across Laikipa, Kenya.
Smithsonian Institution, US
30 Jun 2017 Masters Degree- Tenable in ACU member Universities in South Africa or Sri Lanka
Fully funded, including tuition fees, a return flight, an arrival allowance, and a living allowance.
South Africa: Research fields: Birds as Key to Biodiversity Conservation, Climate and Earth Systems Sciences, Food Security, Invasion Biology, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Tree Health Biotechnology.
Sri Lanka: MBA at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, or an MSc Cellular and Molecular Immunology/Molecular Life Sciences at the University of Colombo.
For more information visit www.acu.ac.uk/commonwealth-scholarships.
30 Jun 2017 European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) http://www.esnc.info/
30 Jun 2017

Frontiers of knowledge awards.
Recognise world-class research and artistic creation in a series of basic, natural, social and technological sciences.

01 Jul 2017 Project grants. Conservation, Food and Health Foundation, US.
Priority is given to organisations located in developing countries or to developed country organisations whose activities are of direct and immediate benefit to developing countries.
05 Jul 2017

Food & Business Applied Research Fund (ARF)
A consortium applying for the ARF should consist of at least two partners that integrate different kinds of knowledge and execute a project as an effort of co-creation:

06 Jul 2017

Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) - AREF Research Development Fellowships 2016

12 Jul 2017 (Forecast). Global research awards for nicotine dependence. Pfizer,
12 Jun 2017

SAMSUNG global research outreach – academic research collaboration platform. Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, KR.

12 Jun 2017 SAMSUNG global research outreach – academic research collaboration platform. Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, KR
12 Jun 2017 Third thematically open call on research on global issues for development – r4d. Swiss National Science Foundation, CH
15th June 2017

PhD Scholarship at the University of Gibraltar.
Fully-funded Commonwealth PhD Scholarship, open to citizens of any Commonwealth country Research areas: Marine Science and Climate Change, Maritime Studies, Mediterranean Studies, Brexit and Gibraltar

16 Jun 2017 Seedcorn grants. Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, GB
16 Jun 2017 Seedcorn grants. Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, GB
21 Jun 2017

Tecniospring Fellowship Programme
Amount Upper €129,280EUR Lower €80,000EUR http://www.catalonia.com/en/our-services/rdtechinnovation/tecniospring/call-for-proposals.jsp

24 Jun 2017

Africa food prize. Yara International, NO. This recognises an individual or institution whose contributions to African agriculture are forging a new era of sustainable food security and economic opportunity for all Africans.

11May 2017 Grand Challenges Exploration: Design New Solutions to Data Integration for Malaria Elimination (Round 18)
12 May 2017

Feed the future partnership with partners for food solutions – Global Development Alliance special call for concept papers Agency for International Development (USAID), US

12 May 2017


Fellowships which are not tied to a specific subject area are tenable in any of the following fields: education, health and related social sciences, information technology, STEM subjects, sustainable development, and university development and management.

Full details of all fellowships and the link to the application form can be found on www.acu.ac.uk/titular-fellowships. We hope you will share this opportunity with your colleagues.
12 May 2017 AAS affiliates programme. African Academy of Sciences, KE
13 May 2017

Nokia visiting professor awards. Nokia Foundation, FI
Distinguished foreign professors to work in Finland. The objective is to support the scientific development of information and telecommunications technologies.

15 May 2017 Framework to better enable public and private bodies to share data to mitigate financial crime
SWIFT Institute, INT
08 May 2017 Training fellowships in public health and tropical medicine. Wellcome Trust, GB
03 May 2017 Health systems strengthening: ensuring effective health supply chains. Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, US.
01 May 2017

Academic writing residency. Rockefeller Foundation, US
Applicants have to be academics at mid to senior-level positions with a record of significant achievement in:
•advance health; •revalue ecosystems; •secure livelihoods;
•transform cities.

30 Apr 2017

Alain Bensoussan fellowships. European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics, FR
Enables early-career scientists to conduct research at leading European centres outside their own country. Research must align with the following topics: computer applications, computer systems organisation, computing methodologies, computing milieux, data, hardware, information systems, mathematics, mathematics of computing, software, theory of computation and other related disciplines.

30 Apr 2017

Call for Proposals - Funding Innovation

27 Apr 2017

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES CALL: Robotics Competition, Coordination and Support

25 Apr 2017

Project Management. Sponsored Research Program Website

21 Apr 2017 Swedish Research Links
20 Apr 2017

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Building resilience – education opportunities in fragile and crisis affected environments
•safe learning environments;
•teaching and learning;
•research, data management and evidence building;
•conflict sensitiveness.

https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/europeaid/online services/index.cfm?ADSSChck=1491991859023&do=publi.detPUB&searc
15 Apr 2017 MAGNET: Attracting Researchers
15 Apr 2017

Call for African Researchers. Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS)

15 Apr 2017

International fund for cultural diversity. UNESCO, FR
Promote sustainable development and poverty reduction in developing countries by supporting projects that foster the emergence of a dynamic cultural sector. Activities should facilitate the introduction or elaboration of policies and strategies that protect and promote the diversity of cultural expressions as well as the reinforcement of institutional infrastructures supporting viable cultural industries.

04 Apr 2017

Call for Proposals - Research Networks – Humanities

06 Apr 2017

Strategic innovation programme – research, development and innovation projects in process industrial IT and automation. Vinnova , SE and other funders

06 Apr 2017

Productivity improvement in the private and public sectors. http://www.gdn.int/html/page11.php?MID=3&SID=24&SSID=95&SCID=117

30 Mar 2017

Mobilising local knowledge to improve competitiveness strategies programme. Global Development Network, IN

31 Mar 2017

Grants4Leads. Bayer, DE

31 Mar 2017

CODESRIA National Working Groups: Call for Proposals

01 Mar 2017

World Habitat Awards

28 Feb 2017

Project grants. Engineering Information Foundation, US.

27 Feb 2017 Sustainable Water Fund (FDW)
31 Jan 2017

Art Funding: Artists' Contacts - Promoting Intercultural Exchange Within the Fine Arts
Supports projects in the fields of contemporary art, architecture, design, photography and media art. The focus is on the exchange and substantive cooperation between German actors and cultural practitioners from transition and developing countries. It subsidizes working stays as well as working tours.


31 Jan 2017 Art Funding: Artists' Contacts - Promoting Intercultural Exchange Within the Fine Arts
Supports projects in the fields of contemporary art, architecture, design, photography and media art. The focus is on the exchange and substantive cooperation between German actors and cultural practitioners from transition and developing countries. It subsidizes working stays as well as working tours.

01 Feb 2017 (Forecast)

Joan Shorenstein fellowships. Harvard University, US. Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, invites applications for the Joan Shorenstein fellowships. These support recipients in researching, writing and publishing papers on a media or politics topic.
14 Feb 2017

CALL: SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY - RESILIENT AND RESOURCE-EFFICIENT VALUE CHAINS: Earth Observation Services for the Monitoring of Agricultural Production in Africa http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/sfs-43-2017.html

13 Jan 2017

Biomedical Resource and Technology Development Grants
Sponsor: Wellcome Trust; Amount £1,500,000GBP
Grant offers up to five years of support.
https://wellcome.ac.uk/funding/biomedical-resource- and- technology-development-grants

15 Jan 2017

Science, Technology, and Public Policy Fellowships: Agricultural Innovation in Africa (AIA)

15 Jan 2017

Visiting Research Fellowships. University of Cambridge- Center for African Studies.

08 Jan 2017

Research in sustainable solid waste management. Environmental Research and Education Foundation, US.
Projects related to sustainable waste management
•waste minimisation;
•recycling; •landfilling.
•waste conversion to energy, biofuels, chemicals or other useful products including waste-to-energy, anaerobic digestion, composting, and other thermal or biological conversion technologies;
•strategies to promote diversion to higher and better uses such as organics diversion, market analysis, optimised material management and logistics;

09 Jan 2017

Fourth Call For Proposal. Global Agriculture and Food Security Program

10 Jan 2017

Research Grants and Support. Nestle Foundation for the Study of Problems of Nutrition in the world.

16 Dec 2016

International Law Fellowship Programme
United Nations (UN)
The Fellowship Programme is intended to enable qualified professionals, in particular government officials and teachers of international law from developing countries and countries with emerging economies, to deepen their knowledge of international law and of the legal work of the United Nations and its associated bodies.

15 Nov 2016

New voices fellowship. Aspen Institute, US
Earth Sciences: This enables a standout development professional to experience a media skills, communication and leadership programme related to global development.
andidate must be nominated by a mentor, supervisor or professor, where possible, and be from the developing world. This fellowship is not intended for journalists or those trained and working in communications.

27 Nov 2016( Forecast)

Visiting research fellowships. University of East Anglia, GB. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/256161/
31 Oct 2016

Man and biosphere young scientists awards. UNESCO, FR.


02 Nov 2016

African leaders of tomorrow scholarship programme
Scholarships for young citizens of sub-Saharan African countries to pursue a master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finance at a Canadian university.

25 Oct 2016

Growing research capability to meet the challenges faced by developing countries. Research Councils UK, GB and other funders.
Partnership building between UK research organisations and researchers and other partners (NGOs, governments and business) in developing countries is an essential part of this call although co-funding from partners is not mandatory.

15 Oct 2016

International geoscience programme – young scientist projects. UNESCO, FR
Funding aims to foster international cooperation between young geology researchers from developing and developed countries early in their careers. http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/environment/earth-sciences/international-geoscience-programme/proposal-submission/

21 Sep 2016

Visiting senior fellowship program. National Gallery of Art, US

30 Sep 2016 Alain Bensoussan fellowships. European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics, FR
The Fellowships are available for PhD holders from all over the world and are for 2 months, spent in one of the ERCIM institutes.
30 Sep 2016 Performance research grants. Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland , GB

30 Sep2016 (Forecast)

Scholarships for entrepreneurial research. Göteborgs universitet – University of Gothenburg, SE. Support scientific research projects that mainly focus on entrepreneurship in a broad sense. Postdoctoral and senior researchers who are based in Sweden or overseas may apply
01 Oct 2016 Small grants programme. United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, US
Grants are worth up to US$10,000 over a one-year period.
01 Oct 2016 (Forecast) Research group project proposals. Bielefeld University, DE
Interdisciplinary research groups in the natural sciences, humanities or social sciences. Fellows reside at the ZiF and work together on a broader research theme. Scholars from any country are eligible to apply.
19 Sep 2016 Newton institutional links grants – Brazil, Colombia, Egypt, Thailand, Mexico, Kenya and Vietnam. British Council, GB and other funders. https://www.britishcouncil.org/education/science/current-opportunities/newton-institutional-links-july-2016
Newton Fund Institutional Links: Open to leading researchers and established researchers from the UK and Newton partner countries to build research and innovation collaborations centred on shared research and innovation challenges.

16 Sep 2016

Research grant. Novartis Foundation Japan for the Promotion of Science, JP
Research must be carried out in Japan, candidates of any nationality may apply. Collaborative projects are eligible.
15 Sep 2016 African Studies Centre–International Institute for Asian Studies joint fellowship programme. International Institute for Asian Studies, NL.
14 Sep 2016

MRC/DFID African research leader scheme
Strengthen research leadership across sub-Saharan Africa on key global health issues pertinent to the region.

09 Sep 2016

Developing world scholarships. Royal Society of Chemistry, GB
Enable investigators from developing world countries to visit the UK or Ireland to acquire new analytical science knowledge, or experience of analytical science teaching, learning or training methods. Value GBP 5,000

07 Sep 2016 Energy catalyst – early-stage awards – technical feasibility
Innovate UK, GB and other funders.
Must be led by SME , Industry or Research Organisation
02 Sep 2016

Financial services for the poor initiative Innovations for Poverty Action, US and other funders

31 Aug 2016 Project grants. Engineering Information Foundation, US
17 Aug 2016

Research grants II. African Union, ET. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1019726/

15 Aug 2016 Van Tienhoven grant. Van Tienhoven Foundation for International Nature Protection, NL
15 Aug 2016

Understanding the energy-health-natural disasters nexus in the urban context in Africa. International Council for Science, FR and other funders. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1779339/

12 Aug 2016

Science award for electrochemistry. Volkswagen Aktiengesellshaft, DE and other funders.

06 Aug 2016 Ph.D Research Fellowships. African Economic Research Consortium.

06 Aug 2016

Research awards. International Development Research Centre, CA. Enable students to undertake a one-year paid programme of research on a specific topic, and receive hands-on experience in research programme management, grant administration, and the creation, dissemination and use of knowledge from an international perspective. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1072579/
02 Aug 2016 Integration of molecular components in functional macroscopic systems. VolkswagenStiftung – Volkswagen Foundation, DE
Disciplines: Chemistry, physics and biology and can also include applications from the engineering sciences and medicine
01 Aug 2016 IEEE Foundation grants programme. IEEE, US.
Topics: Energy, healthcare, cyber security, internet governance, environmental change

31 Jul 2016

Graduate awards. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, DE.
Address for applications
Klassik Stiftung Weimar
Stabsreferat Forschung und Bildung
Burgplatz 499423 Weimar
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31 Jul 2016

Postdoctoral awards. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, DE
Eligibility: Young graduates who have already completed their doctoral thesis and published their work in relevant journals can apply for a post-doctoral award.

31 Jul 2016

Postdoctoral awards. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, DE
Science and Humanities.
21 Jul 2016

Research innovation awards on international development. Arts and Humanities Research Council, GB

30 June 2016

Commonwealth scholarships in South Africa
Government of Canada – Gouvernement du Canada, CA

30 Jun 2016 Young investigator programme. Velux Foundations, DK.
Eligibility: talented up-and-coming researchers in science and technology with ambitions of creating their own, independent research identity. Research to be conducted at Danish Institutes.
30 Jun 2016

Africa prize for engineering innovation. Royal Academy of Engineering, GB. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1417764/

30 Jun 2016 Frontiers of knowledge awards. BBVA Foundation, ES. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/653653/
NOTE: Institutional nomination required
20 Jun 2016

Pathfinder awards. Wellcome Trust, GB. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1160046/

14 Jun 2016

Postdoctoral fellowship awards in studying complex systems
James S McDonnell Foundation, US. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1069328/

01 Jun 2016

Conference and workshop grants. Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, US. Working meetings that focus on developing and debating topical issues in theoretical anthropology. Workshops involving a small group of scholars who meet for a sufficient period of time to deal intensively with the topic. Priority is given to those workshops that devote the majority of time to discussion and debate rather than to the presentation of papers. Amount: amounts up to $20,000. http://www.wennergren.org/programs/conference-and-workshop-grants
01 Jun 2016 (Forecast)

Research grants programme in basic sciences.TWAS, IT. (Researcher Age Limit- 45years) http://twas.org/opportunities/research-grants

31 May 16 (Forecast) Central call for proposals. London School of Economics and Political Science, GB.

31 May 2016

Postgraduate training fellowships for women scientists. Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World, IT. Eligibility: women scientists from sub-Saharan Africa and least developed countries to pursue postgraduate training leading to a doctorate degree at a centre of excellence in the south outside their own country. Fellowships support research in the natural, engineering and information technology sciences. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/253586/

31 May 2016

Postgraduate training fellowships for women scientists
Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World, IT
Eligibility: women scientists from sub-Saharan Africa and least developed countries to pursue postgraduate training leading to a doctorate degree at a centre of excellence in the south outside their own country.
Fellowships support research in the natural, engineering and information technology sciences.

12 May 2016

Junior professorship for sustainable use of renewable natural resources. Robert Bosch Stiftung, DE. Applicants should have en excellent doctorate degree, completed no more than five years prior to the applications deadline, along with international research experience and past scientific achievements including publications in peer-reviewed journals. Up to €1 million is available for independent research over five years at a German research institution or university.
16 May 2016 AFDB and AERC Call for Proposals for Research Mentorship Exchange Programme

20 May 2016

Agricultural and medical research grants. Ekhagastiftelsen – Ekhaga Foundation, SE Agriculture theme: research relating to the improvement and further development of ecological agriculture, to maximise production of high quality food that improves the public’s health and development.
Medicine theme: research relating to the improvement and further development methods of healing that are natural and suited to promote humans’ self-healing abilities. Planning-grants: may be used for final application of further studies and may be in the form of workshops or seminars. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/249309/
01 Mar 2016

Skoll awards for social entrepreneurship. Skoll Foundation, US. http://www.skollfoundation.org/about/skoll-awards/

01 Mar 2016

Feldman graduate fellowship in sustainable international development
Brandeis University, US. Brandeis University’s Heller School for Social Policy and Management invites applications for the Feldman graduate fellowship in sustainable international development. Self nominations allowed.
01 Mar 2016 Newmont student grant contribution. Society of Economic Geologists Foundation, US. Students in mineral resource study programs throughout the world are eligible and encouraged to apply.
29 Feb 2016 Biomemetics. International bionic award. Association of German Engineers, DEand other funders. support research and development oriented towards practical application and innovation by young scientists (less than 40 years) https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1097542/
28 Feb 2016 Project grants. Engineering Information Foundation, US. Improving communication skills of engineers by identifying successful approaches for including communication behavior into engineering curricula.

28 Feb 2016


PhosAgro/UNESCO/IUPAC research grants in green chemistry UNESCO, FR and other funders

08 Jan 2016

Research in sustainable solid waste management. Environmental Research and Education Foundation, US. Specific Topics:

  • Waste minimization
  • Recycling
  • Waste conversion to energy, biofuels, chemicals or other useful products. This includes, but is not limited to, the following technologies:
    • Waste-to-energy
    • Anaerobic digestion
    • Composting
    • Other thermal or biological conversion technologies
  • Strategies to promote diversion to higher and better uses (e.g. organics diversion, market analysis, optimized material management, logistics, etc.)
  • Landfilling


01 Jan 2016

Project grants. Conservation, Food and Health Foundation, US
01 Jan 2016 Project grants. Conservation, Food and Health Foundation, US. These support non-profit, non-governmental organisations to build capacity within the developing countries in the fields of conservation, food and health. http://cfhfoundation.grantsmanagement08.com/
31 Jan 2016

FURS Research Grants within the field of urban and regional studies. Applications must be received by 31 January each year.

01 Feb 2016

Chemistry. IUPAC/Solvay international award for young chemists
International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, US.
12 Feb 2016 Chemistry. Developing world scholarships. Royal Society of Chemistry, GB.
12 Nov 2015(Forecast) Grand challenges explorations grants. Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, US. http://gcgh.grandchallenges.org/Explorations/Pages/ApplicationInstructions.aspx
13 Nov 2015

Special project award. Bayer, DE. Supports research projects in the field of haemophilia. http://www.bayer-hemophilia-awards.com/awards/

17 Nov 2015

Aerospace Engineering. Crystal cabin award Crystal Cabin Award Association, DE.

20 Nov 2015

Biodiversity information for development call.Global Biodiversity Information Facility, DK Biodiversity information for development programme call for Africa. Supports projects from sub-Saharan Africa. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1709116/
21 Nov 2015

New frontiers of hydrocarbons prize. Eni, IT The Eni Award was created to develop better use of renewable energy, promote environmental research and encourage new generations of researchers.

30 Nov 2015 (Forecast) Research grants. Mazak Foundation, JP. http://www.mazak-f.or.jp/eng/05.html
30 Nov 2015 Engineering Research Grants: Mazak Foundation, JP
30 Nov 2015 Empowering people award. Siemens Stiftung, DE
01 Dec 2015

Small grants. International Visegrad Fund, SK. Projects in cultural cooperation, scientific exchange and research, education, youth exchange, cross-border cooperation and promotion of tourism.

01 Dec 2015 Grants to institutions in the South for joint research projects.Third World Network of Scientific Organizations, IT. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Contact name: Sheila Khawaja
01 Dec 2015

Smithsonian Mpala (KENYA) postdoctoral fellowship. Smithsonian Institution, US.

01 Dec 2015 Grants to institutions in the South for joint research projects. Third World Network of Scientific Organizations, IT. http://twnso.org/grants.html

03 Dec 2015

Chemistry. Fellowships. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US

14 Dec 2015 (Forecast)

Joint research grants. Institute for New Economic Thinking, USand other funders. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1122090/

31 Dec 2015

Chemistry. IUPAC/Richter prize. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, US
31 Dec 15 (Forecast) Human nutrition research grants: Allen Foundation, UShttps://www.allenfoundation.org/applicants/apply.asp