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DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH and KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE

External Funding Opportunities

Current

CLOSING DATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
27 Feb 2017 Sustainable Water Fund (FDW)
http://english.rvo.nl/subsidies-programmes/sustainable-water-fund-fdw
28 Feb 2017

Project grants. Engineering Information Foundation, US

 https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/246216/

01 Mar 2017

World Habitat Awards
https://www.bshf.org/world-habitat-awards/how-to-enter/

31 Mar 2017

CODESRIA National Working Groups: Call for Proposals
http://www.codesria.org/spip.php?article2527&lang=en

04 Apr 2017

Call for Proposals - Research Networks – Humanities
http://ufm.dk/en/research-and-innovation/funding-programmes-for-research-and-innovation/calls/2016/danish-council-for-independent-research-call-for-proposals-autumn-2016

15 Apr 2017  MAGNET: Attracting Researchers
http://www.cienciactiva.gob.pe/cienciactiva/convocatorias/proyectos/magnet/magnet-3#presentation
15 Apr 2017

Call for African Researchers. Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS)
http://minds-africa.org/News.html

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1182562/

21 Apr 2017 Swedish Research Links
http://www.vr.se/inenglish/researchfunding/applyforgrants/callforproposals/opengrants/swedishresearchlinks.5.6155df4014b4dc21ce226c8c.html
25 Apr 2017  

Project Management. Sponsored Research Program Website
http://www.pmi.org/learning/academic-research/sponsored-research-program.aspx

27 Apr 2017

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES CALL: Robotics Competition, Coordination and Support
http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/ict-28-2017.html

30 Apr 2017

Call for Proposals - Funding Innovation                          
http://common-fund.org/call-for-proposals/

11May 2017 Grand Challenges Exploration: Design New Solutions to Data Integration for Malaria Elimination (Round 18)
http://gcgh.grandchallenges.org/challenge/design-new-solutions-data-integration-malaria-elimination-round-18
18 May 2017 Human Resources for Health (HRH) Kenya Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283083
31 May 2017  International Research Seed Funding.
Research proposals should directly relate to the tall building typology and/or urban habitat, but can come from any topic/discipline.
http://www.ctbuh.org/TallBuildings/ResearchDivision/ResearchSeedFunding/tabid/6364/language/en-US/Default.aspx
31 May 2017 International Research Seed Funding
Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH)
http://www.ctbuh.org/TallBuildings/ResearchDivision/ResearchSeedFunding/tabid/6364/language/en-US/Default.aspx
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

27 Jun 2017 Institutional Links Grants - Newton Fund
https://www.britishcouncil.org/education/science/current-opportunities/newton-institutional-links-july-2016
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.
http://www.fbbva.es/TLFU/tlfu/ing/microsites/premios/fronteras/presentacion/index.jsp

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:
http://www.nwo.nl/en/funding/our-funding-instruments/wotro/food--business-research/food--business-global-challenges/food--business-applied-research-fund-arf.html

06 Jul 2017

  Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) - AREF Research Development Fellowships 2016
http://www.medicalresearchfoundation.org.uk/aref/2016/04/04/aref-research-development-fellowship-2016/

18 Jul 2017 DLR Environment, Energy and Health Challenge
http://www.copernicus masters.com/index.php?kat=challenges.html&anzeige=dlr.html
30 Jul 2017

Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation
http://www.raeng.org.uk/grants-and-prizes/international-research-and-collaborations/africa-prize/how-to-apply

15 Aug 2017
(Anticipated)     

African Union Research Grants II Open Call for Proposals
http://au.int/en/AURG

15 Sep 2017

Call for Proposals - Policy Analysis on Growth and Employment (PAGE II)
http://www.pep-net.org/call-proposals

15 Sept 2017 

Fine Arts Grants to Individuals
http://www.grahamfoundation.org/grant_programs?mode=individual

15 Oct 2017

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

24 Oct 2017 Conservation Leadership Award http://www.conservationleadershipprogramme.org/LeadershipAward.asp
31 Oct 2017 2017 RISK Award "Information and Communication: Innovative Concepts and Technologies for DRR and DRM" - Call for proposals
http://www.risk-award.org/risk-award/Projects-and-Reports/RISK-Award-Miscellaneous/2017-RISK-Award-Call-for-Proposals.html
11 Nov 2017 Investigative Data-Driven Journalism Grants
ImpactAFRICA is open to applications from teams of journalists or news innovators from all across the world. ImpactAFRICA does not, however, support parachute journalism. All project teams should therefore include members from their target country, to ensure local context and local involvement in the storytelling. VALUE USD 20,000
http://impactafrica.fund/news/2016/10-more-grants-available-for-investigative-data-driven-journalism-in-six-african-countries
15 Nov 2017

International Educational Literature Award (IELA)
Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
https://www.asprs.org/awards-and scholarships/international-educational-literature-award-iela.html

18 Nov 2017

Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa: Doctoral Dissertation Completion Fellowship
http://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/next-generation-social-sciences-in-africa-doctoral-dissertation-completion-fellowship/

21 Nov 2017 Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) Project Access
  http://www.prace-ri.eu/prace-project-access/
01 Dec 2017 Women Techmakers Scholars Program - Europe, Middle East and Africa   https://www.womentechmakers.com/scholars
01 Apr 2018  Grants. International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics, DE
https://www.researchprofessional.com/0/rr/home
15 Feb 2020 

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

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.
  http://www.ifs.se/ifs-grantees/ifs-awards/the-sven-brohult-award/

Continous

CLOSING DATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
No Deadline

Visiting international fellowships. Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, IN.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1486564/

No deadline

Individual Grants Programme: Scientific Networks
http://www.dfg.de/en/research_funding/programmes/individual/scientific_networks/index.html

No deadline

ENERGY Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF)
http://itfenergy.com/calls-for-proposals/

No Deadline Research Group Linkage Programme
Alexander von Humboldt-
https://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/31390.html
No Deadline Research networking. Arts and Humanities Research Council,
http://www.ahrc.ac.uk/funding/opportunities/current/researchnetworking/
No Deadline General grants. Humanist Institute for Cooperation with Developing Countries, NL.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/258389/
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;
•mathematics;
•regional planning;
•agriculture and forest sciences;
•environmental sciences;
•medicine and public health;
•veterinary medicine;
•social sciences and education;
•media studies.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1348622/

No Deadline 

JANE M KLAUSMAN WOMEN IN BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP

            https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1437850/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/585875/
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:
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1251227/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1120341/
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
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1251227/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1497817/
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

Archive

CLOSING DATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
 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.

http://www.ifa.de/en/visual-arts/art-funding/artists-contacts.html

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.
http://www.ifa.de/en/visual-arts/art-funding/artists-contacts.html

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.
http://shorensteincenter.org/fellowships/fellowship-application/
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)
http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/project/44/science_technology_and_public_policy.html?page_id=348

15 Jan 2017 

Visiting Research Fellowships. University of Cambridge- Center for African Studies.
http://www.african.cam.ac.uk/fellowship/casfellowship

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;
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/794105/

09 Jan 2017  

Fourth Call For Proposal.  Global Agriculture and Food Security Program
  http://www.gafspfund.org/content/call-proposals

10 Jan 2017 

Research Grants and Support.  Nestle Foundation for the Study of Problems of Nutrition in the world.
http://www.nestlefoundation.org/e/research.html

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.
http://www.un.org/law/ilfp/

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.
http://www.aspennewvoices.org

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.

http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/environment/ecological-sciences/man-and-biosphere-programme/awards-and-prizes/mab-young-scientists-awards/   

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1685954/

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.
http://www.rcuk.ac.uk/funding/gcrf/growingcapability/

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
http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/research/casva/fellowships.html

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.
https://fellowship.ercim.eu/information
30 Sep 2016 Performance research grants. Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland , GB
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1775508/

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
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/600110/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1080423/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1356501/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1245232/
15 Sep 2016 African Studies Centre–International Institute for Asian Studies joint fellowship programme. International Institute for Asian Studies, NL.
http://iias.asia/page/asc-iias-fellowship-application
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.
http://www.mrc.ac.uk/funding/browse/mrc-dfid-african-research-leader-scheme-2016-17/

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
http://www.rsc.org/Membership/Networking/InterestGroups/Analytical/developingworldscholarships.asp

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
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/funding-competition-energy-catalyst-round-4/energy-catalyst-round-4-early-stage-awards-technical-feasibility-competition-scope
02 Sep 2016 

Financial services for the poor initiative Innovations for Poverty Action, US and other funders
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1550205/

31 Aug 2016 Project grants. Engineering Information Foundation, US
http://www.eifgrants.org/info/
17 Aug 2016

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

15 Aug 2016  Van Tienhoven grant. Van Tienhoven Foundation for International Nature Protection, NL
http://www.vantienhovenfoundation.com/content.php
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.
http://www.science-award.com/en/sae/conditions_science-award.htm

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
https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/en/funding/challenges-for-academia-and-society/macroscopic-functional-systems.html
01 Aug 2016 IEEE Foundation grants programme. IEEE, US.
Topics: Energy, healthcare, cyber security, internet governance, environmental change
http://www.ieeefoundation.org/Grants

31 Jul 2016

Graduate awards. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, DE.
Address for applications
Klassik Stiftung Weimar
Stabsreferat Forschung und Bildung
Burgplatz 499423 Weimar
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.klassik-stiftung.de/index.php?id=451

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.
http://www.klassik-stiftung.de/index.php?id=45101

31 Jul 2016

Postdoctoral awards. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, DE
Science and Humanities.
http://www.klassik-stiftung.de/index.php?id=451
21 Jul 2016 

Research innovation awards on international development. Arts and Humanities Research Council, GB
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1763888/

30 June 2016 

Commonwealth scholarships in South Africa
Government of Canada – Gouvernement du Canada, CA
https://www.acu.ac.uk/scholarships/commonwealth-scholarships/

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.
http://veluxfoundations.dk/en/teknisk-og-naturvidenskabelig-forskning/young-investigators
30 Jun 2016

Africa prize for engineering innovation. Royal Academy of Engineering, GBhttps://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.
http://www.theigc.org/research-themes/funding/

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/253586/

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.
http://www.bosch-stiftung.de/content/language2/html/1593.asp
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.
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/892527/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/258087/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/246216/

28 Feb 2016

 

PhosAgro/UNESCO/IUPAC research grants in green chemistry UNESCO, FR and other funders
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1401176/

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

https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/794105/

01 Jan 2016

Project grants. Conservation, Food and Health Foundation, US
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/245345/
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.
http://www.ijurr.org/foundation-for-urban-and-regional-studies/research-grants/

01 Feb 2016 

Chemistry. IUPAC/Solvay international award for young chemists
  International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, US.
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1391428
12 Feb 2016  Chemistry. Developing world scholarships. Royal Society of Chemistry, GB.
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1172863
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1259322/

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.
http://www.eni.com/eni-award/eng/bandi.shtml

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1251591/

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.
http://www.smithsonianofi.com/fellowship-opportunities/mpala-postdoctoral-fellowship/

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
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/249523/

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, US  https://www.allenfoundation.org/applicants/apply.asp

 

Current

CLOSING DATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
27 Feb 2017 Sustainable Water Fund (FDW)
http://english.rvo.nl/subsidies-programmes/sustainable-water-fund-fdw
28 Feb 2017

Project grants. Engineering Information Foundation, US

 https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/246216/

01 Mar 2017

World Habitat Awards
https://www.bshf.org/world-habitat-awards/how-to-enter/

31 Mar 2017

CODESRIA National Working Groups: Call for Proposals
http://www.codesria.org/spip.php?article2527&lang=en

04 Apr 2017

Call for Proposals - Research Networks – Humanities
http://ufm.dk/en/research-and-innovation/funding-programmes-for-research-and-innovation/calls/2016/danish-council-for-independent-research-call-for-proposals-autumn-2016

15 Apr 2017  MAGNET: Attracting Researchers
http://www.cienciactiva.gob.pe/cienciactiva/convocatorias/proyectos/magnet/magnet-3#presentation
15 Apr 2017

Call for African Researchers. Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS)
http://minds-africa.org/News.html

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1182562/

21 Apr 2017 Swedish Research Links
http://www.vr.se/inenglish/researchfunding/applyforgrants/callforproposals/opengrants/swedishresearchlinks.5.6155df4014b4dc21ce226c8c.html
25 Apr 2017  

Project Management. Sponsored Research Program Website
http://www.pmi.org/learning/academic-research/sponsored-research-program.aspx

27 Apr 2017

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES CALL: Robotics Competition, Coordination and Support
http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/ict-28-2017.html

30 Apr 2017

Call for Proposals - Funding Innovation                          
http://common-fund.org/call-for-proposals/

11May 2017 Grand Challenges Exploration: Design New Solutions to Data Integration for Malaria Elimination (Round 18)
http://gcgh.grandchallenges.org/challenge/design-new-solutions-data-integration-malaria-elimination-round-18
18 May 2017 Human Resources for Health (HRH) Kenya Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283083
31 May 2017  International Research Seed Funding.
Research proposals should directly relate to the tall building typology and/or urban habitat, but can come from any topic/discipline.
http://www.ctbuh.org/TallBuildings/ResearchDivision/ResearchSeedFunding/tabid/6364/language/en-US/Default.aspx
31 May 2017 International Research Seed Funding
Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH)
http://www.ctbuh.org/TallBuildings/ResearchDivision/ResearchSeedFunding/tabid/6364/language/en-US/Default.aspx
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

27 Jun 2017 Institutional Links Grants - Newton Fund
https://www.britishcouncil.org/education/science/current-opportunities/newton-institutional-links-july-2016
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.
http://www.fbbva.es/TLFU/tlfu/ing/microsites/premios/fronteras/presentacion/index.jsp

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:
http://www.nwo.nl/en/funding/our-funding-instruments/wotro/food--business-research/food--business-global-challenges/food--business-applied-research-fund-arf.html

06 Jul 2017

  Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) - AREF Research Development Fellowships 2016
http://www.medicalresearchfoundation.org.uk/aref/2016/04/04/aref-research-development-fellowship-2016/

18 Jul 2017 DLR Environment, Energy and Health Challenge
http://www.copernicus masters.com/index.php?kat=challenges.html&anzeige=dlr.html
30 Jul 2017

Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation
http://www.raeng.org.uk/grants-and-prizes/international-research-and-collaborations/africa-prize/how-to-apply

15 Aug 2017
(Anticipated)     

African Union Research Grants II Open Call for Proposals
http://au.int/en/AURG

15 Sep 2017

Call for Proposals - Policy Analysis on Growth and Employment (PAGE II)
http://www.pep-net.org/call-proposals

15 Sept 2017 

Fine Arts Grants to Individuals
http://www.grahamfoundation.org/grant_programs?mode=individual

15 Oct 2017

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

24 Oct 2017 Conservation Leadership Award http://www.conservationleadershipprogramme.org/LeadershipAward.asp
31 Oct 2017 2017 RISK Award "Information and Communication: Innovative Concepts and Technologies for DRR and DRM" - Call for proposals
http://www.risk-award.org/risk-award/Projects-and-Reports/RISK-Award-Miscellaneous/2017-RISK-Award-Call-for-Proposals.html
11 Nov 2017 Investigative Data-Driven Journalism Grants
ImpactAFRICA is open to applications from teams of journalists or news innovators from all across the world. ImpactAFRICA does not, however, support parachute journalism. All project teams should therefore include members from their target country, to ensure local context and local involvement in the storytelling. VALUE USD 20,000
http://impactafrica.fund/news/2016/10-more-grants-available-for-investigative-data-driven-journalism-in-six-african-countries
15 Nov 2017

International Educational Literature Award (IELA)
Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
https://www.asprs.org/awards-and scholarships/international-educational-literature-award-iela.html

18 Nov 2017

Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa: Doctoral Dissertation Completion Fellowship
http://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/next-generation-social-sciences-in-africa-doctoral-dissertation-completion-fellowship/

21 Nov 2017 Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) Project Access
  http://www.prace-ri.eu/prace-project-access/
01 Dec 2017 Women Techmakers Scholars Program - Europe, Middle East and Africa   https://www.womentechmakers.com/scholars
01 Apr 2018  Grants. International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics, DE
https://www.researchprofessional.com/0/rr/home
15 Feb 2020 

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

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.
  http://www.ifs.se/ifs-grantees/ifs-awards/the-sven-brohult-award/

Continous

CLOSING DATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
No Deadline

Visiting international fellowships. Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, IN.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1486564/

No deadline

Individual Grants Programme: Scientific Networks
http://www.dfg.de/en/research_funding/programmes/individual/scientific_networks/index.html

No deadline

ENERGY Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF)
http://itfenergy.com/calls-for-proposals/

No Deadline Research Group Linkage Programme
Alexander von Humboldt-
https://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/31390.html
No Deadline Research networking. Arts and Humanities Research Council,
http://www.ahrc.ac.uk/funding/opportunities/current/researchnetworking/
No Deadline General grants. Humanist Institute for Cooperation with Developing Countries, NL.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/258389/
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;
•mathematics;
•regional planning;
•agriculture and forest sciences;
•environmental sciences;
•medicine and public health;
•veterinary medicine;
•social sciences and education;
•media studies.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1348622/

No Deadline 

JANE M KLAUSMAN WOMEN IN BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP

            https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1437850/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/585875/
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:
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1251227/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1120341/
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
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1251227/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1497817/
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

Archive

CLOSING DATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
 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.

http://www.ifa.de/en/visual-arts/art-funding/artists-contacts.html

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.
http://www.ifa.de/en/visual-arts/art-funding/artists-contacts.html

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.
http://shorensteincenter.org/fellowships/fellowship-application/
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)
http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/project/44/science_technology_and_public_policy.html?page_id=348

15 Jan 2017 

Visiting Research Fellowships. University of Cambridge- Center for African Studies.
http://www.african.cam.ac.uk/fellowship/casfellowship

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;
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/794105/

09 Jan 2017  

Fourth Call For Proposal.  Global Agriculture and Food Security Program
  http://www.gafspfund.org/content/call-proposals

10 Jan 2017 

Research Grants and Support.  Nestle Foundation for the Study of Problems of Nutrition in the world.
http://www.nestlefoundation.org/e/research.html

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.
http://www.un.org/law/ilfp/

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.
http://www.aspennewvoices.org

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.

http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/environment/ecological-sciences/man-and-biosphere-programme/awards-and-prizes/mab-young-scientists-awards/   

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1685954/

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.
http://www.rcuk.ac.uk/funding/gcrf/growingcapability/

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
http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/research/casva/fellowships.html

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.
https://fellowship.ercim.eu/information
30 Sep 2016 Performance research grants. Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland , GB
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1775508/

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
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/600110/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1080423/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1356501/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1245232/
15 Sep 2016 African Studies Centre–International Institute for Asian Studies joint fellowship programme. International Institute for Asian Studies, NL.
http://iias.asia/page/asc-iias-fellowship-application
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.
http://www.mrc.ac.uk/funding/browse/mrc-dfid-african-research-leader-scheme-2016-17/

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
http://www.rsc.org/Membership/Networking/InterestGroups/Analytical/developingworldscholarships.asp

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
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/funding-competition-energy-catalyst-round-4/energy-catalyst-round-4-early-stage-awards-technical-feasibility-competition-scope
02 Sep 2016 

Financial services for the poor initiative Innovations for Poverty Action, US and other funders
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1550205/

31 Aug 2016 Project grants. Engineering Information Foundation, US
http://www.eifgrants.org/info/
17 Aug 2016

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

15 Aug 2016  Van Tienhoven grant. Van Tienhoven Foundation for International Nature Protection, NL
http://www.vantienhovenfoundation.com/content.php
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.
http://www.science-award.com/en/sae/conditions_science-award.htm

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
https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/en/funding/challenges-for-academia-and-society/macroscopic-functional-systems.html
01 Aug 2016 IEEE Foundation grants programme. IEEE, US.
Topics: Energy, healthcare, cyber security, internet governance, environmental change
http://www.ieeefoundation.org/Grants

31 Jul 2016

Graduate awards. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, DE.
Address for applications
Klassik Stiftung Weimar
Stabsreferat Forschung und Bildung
Burgplatz 499423 Weimar
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.klassik-stiftung.de/index.php?id=451

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.
http://www.klassik-stiftung.de/index.php?id=45101

31 Jul 2016

Postdoctoral awards. Klassik Stiftung Weimar, DE
Science and Humanities.
http://www.klassik-stiftung.de/index.php?id=451
21 Jul 2016 

Research innovation awards on international development. Arts and Humanities Research Council, GB
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1763888/

30 June 2016 

Commonwealth scholarships in South Africa
Government of Canada – Gouvernement du Canada, CA
https://www.acu.ac.uk/scholarships/commonwealth-scholarships/

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.
http://veluxfoundations.dk/en/teknisk-og-naturvidenskabelig-forskning/young-investigators
30 Jun 2016

Africa prize for engineering innovation. Royal Academy of Engineering, GBhttps://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.
http://www.theigc.org/research-themes/funding/

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/253586/

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.
http://www.bosch-stiftung.de/content/language2/html/1593.asp
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.
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/892527/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/258087/
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/246216/

28 Feb 2016

 

PhosAgro/UNESCO/IUPAC research grants in green chemistry UNESCO, FR and other funders
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1401176/

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

https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/794105/

01 Jan 2016

Project grants. Conservation, Food and Health Foundation, US
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/245345/
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.
http://www.ijurr.org/foundation-for-urban-and-regional-studies/research-grants/

01 Feb 2016 

Chemistry. IUPAC/Solvay international award for young chemists
  International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, US.
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1391428
12 Feb 2016  Chemistry. Developing world scholarships. Royal Society of Chemistry, GB.
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1172863
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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1259322/

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.
http://www.eni.com/eni-award/eng/bandi.shtml

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.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1251591/

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.
http://www.smithsonianofi.com/fellowship-opportunities/mpala-postdoctoral-fellowship/

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
  https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/249523/

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, US  https://www.allenfoundation.org/applicants/apply.asp

 

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17 Jan 2017

The Africa Innovation Challenge.
http://www.jnjinnovation.com/africachallenge

20 Jan 2017

African Peacebuilding Network Individual Research Grants
http://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/apn-research-grants/

01 May 2016

Russell E Train conservation workshop grants WWF International, CH pplications are invited from organisations with an established presence in the country where the proposed activities are to take place. Applicants may request up to US$7,500.
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/767409/

31 Mar 2016

Workshop grants. South African Medical Research Council, ZA and other funders. Who should apply
Medicinal chemists or natural products chemists from Africa and other disease endemic countries, biologists interested in developing in vitro assays involved in drug discovery networks, particularly for infectious diseases beyond TB HIV and Malaria. http://www.mrc.ac.za/funding/sponsored.htm

April 2016

Food and business applied research fund. Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research – Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek, NL    
Grants for demand-driven applied research that contributes to food security in the 15 partner countries of Dutch development cooperation.  http://www.nwo.nl/en/news-and-events/news/2016/wotro/201600112-fb-arf3-announcement.html
01 Apr 2016 Research grants. International Society for Infectious Diseases, US. http://www.isid.org/grants/grants_research.shtml
01 Apr 16 (Forecast) African guest researchers’ scholarship programme: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet – Nordic Africa Institute, SE.
http://www.nai.uu.se/scholarships/african/

06 Apr 2016

Knowledge for tomorrow – cooperative research projects in sub-Saharan Africa: junior fellowship. VolkswagenStiftung – Volkswagen Foundation, DE. Provide promising postdoctoral researchers based in Africa with opportunities to enhance both their skills and academic qualifications by conducting research in collaboration with a German scholar. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1207599/
08 Apr 2016 Culture and Climate. Scholars in residence programme. Goethe Institute , DE
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1287232/
14 Apr 2016 (Forecast) Environmental challenge. Reed Elsevier, GB
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1294960/
15 Apr 2016(Forecast)

International fund for cultural diversity.UNESCO, FR. http://en.unesco.org/creativity/ifcd/apply/ifcd-sixth-call-funding

15 Apri 2016 Association of Commonwealth Universities- Early Career Academic Grants
Open to early career academics employed by ACU member universities (that includes TU-K) to enable them to participate in a conference held in a Commonwealth Country except Kenya. 30 grants are available in 2016. For travel between 1 July 2016 and 31 December 2016. Eligibility: Applicants must be employed in an academic role by TU-K; open to university staff who are less than ten years from the start of their employment in an academic role. Applicants must not have previously studied, worked or attended an academic conference outside their home region.
https://www.acu.ac.uk/membership/grants-awards/early-career-academic-grants/
16 Apr 2016 (Forecast) African guest researchers’ scholarship programme. Nordiska Afrikainstitutet – Nordic Africa Institute, SE. http://www.nai.uu.se/scholarships/african/
30 Apr 2017 (Forecast) African Academy of Sciences. Olusegun Obasanjo prize for scientific discovery. USD 5000. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

30 Apr 2016

Governance for development in Africa initiative PhD scholarship.  University of London, GB and other funders. Supports an African student undertaking a full-time PhD programme in the field of governance for development in Africa
https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1121723/

30 Apr 2016

Support for participation in scientific workshops, training courses and satellite meetings in developed or developing countries. International Society for Neurochemistry, CH. https://www.researchprofessional.com/funding/opportunity/1740190/
01 Oct 2015 (Forecast) Small grants programme. United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, US. USD 10,000 http://undesadspd.org/IndigenousPeoples/TrustFund/2014.aspx
04 Oct 2015 Mobility for regional excellence programme. Third call for proposals. Västra Götalandsregionen, SE. http://www.vgregion.se/sv/Vastra-Gotalandsregionen/startsida/Regionutveckling/FoU/Program-FoU/More/
12 Oct 2015.

Leadership development for higher education reform programme
International Association of Universities, FR.
http://www.iau-aiu.net/node/132

15 Oct 2015 (Forecast Faculty research awards. (USD 150,000). Google, US: Google’s mission: Organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and usefulhttp://research.google.com/university/relations/research_awards.html
01 Nov 2015 Post-Ph.D. Research Grants.USD 20000. Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, US.
http://www.wennergren.org/programs/post-phd-research-grants
01 Oct 2015

Small grants programme: Culture, education, health, human rights, the environment, and social and economic development. United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, US. http://social.un.org/index/IndigenousPeoples/TrustFund/2013.aspx

09 Oct 2015 Grants for research and development projects. Universities, high schools, hospitals or other institutions based in Sweden or abroad may applyStiftelsen Promobilia, SE
16 Oct 2015 New directions grants American Chemical Society, US.
01 Nov 2015 International fellowships for beginning investigatorsUnion for International Cancer Control. CH and other funders
15 Sep 2015 Research and development grants to individuals.Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, US http://www.grahamfoundation.org/grant_programs?mode=individual#
01 Sep 2015

General grants. Mérieux Foundation – Fondation Mérieux, FR/ Support for projects that improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. http://www.fondation-merieux.org/-grants-programme.html

01 Sep 2015 Small grants International Visegrad Fund, SK Shorter-term (up to 6 months), smaller-scale (max. budget is €6,000) projects and is also suitable to provide seed funding and networking opportunities for future bigger scale projects. http://visegradfund.org/grants/small-grants/
13 Aug 2015

Long-term Postdoctoral fellowships. Human Frontier Science Programme, FRhttp://www.hfsp.org/funding/postdoctoral-fellowships

21 Aug 2015 Strengthening PhD programmes in African universities.council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, SNhttp://newebsite.codesria.org/spip.php?article2377&lang=en
21 Aug 2015 Project grants. Information Foundation, UShttp://www.eifgrants.org/info/
31 July 2015 Research grants. Univers Foundation, JP. Social and Community Development. http://www.univers.or.jp/eng/index.php?FrontPage
16 Jul 2015 Food and business global challenges programme integrated projects. Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research – Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek, NL. http://www.nwo.nl/en/funding/our-funding-instruments/wotro/food--business-research/food--business-global-challenges-programme-gcp/food--business-global-challenges-programme-gcp.html
30 Jul 2015 (Forecast) Exploratory research grants. Centre for Economic Policy Research, GBand other funders. http://pedl.cepr.org/content/exploratory-research-grants-0
31 Jul 2015 Mathematics Visitor programme and Scoping Meetings. http://www.newton.ac.uk/science/proposals
30 Apr 2015 World Habitat Awards: Building and Social Housing Foundation, GB. http://www.worldhabitatawards.org/enter/?lang=00
31 Mar 2015

Federation Internationale de Geometres - Fondation FIG /International Federation of Surveyors - Fig Foundation
http://www.fig.net/figfoundation/2015_research_grants.htm

15 Mar 2015 Call for joint proposals for research networks and projects in higher education, the humanities and social sciences: http://newebsite.codesria.org/spip.php?article2249&lang=en
28 Feb 2015 Russell E Train fellowships WWF International, CH
https://www.worldwildlife.org/initiatives/russell-e-train-fellowships