American Honda Foundation Grant Program for supporting Youth and Scientific Education in U.S.

Deadline: 1 May 2019 The American Honda Foundation is seeking applications to help meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The foundation supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. The American Honda Foundation engages in grant … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Chile: 2019 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund

Deadline: 28 February 2019 Do you have a great public service project in mind, but need funding to get it off the ground? Are you ready to use the skills and knowledge you gained during your exchange experience? If yes, then you and your team of alumni could apply for and win up to $25,000 through the 2019 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund competition. U.S. Embassy in Chile is seeking applications for its 2019 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) to provide small grants to teams of … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Georg Forster Research Award to Win Upto EUR 60,000

Deadline: 28 February 2019 Nominations are open for Georg Forster Research Award to internationally renowned academics from developing and transition countries. The objective of the Georg Forster Research Award is to honour the recipients’ life’s work to date. Award winners are invited to conduct a research project of their own choosing in Germany in close collaboration with a specialist colleague. Benefits The award amount totals €60,000. In Germany, research awards are … [Read more...]

British Embassy in Moscow Inviting Project Initiatives in Russia 2019/2020

Deadline: 7 February 2019 The British Embassy Moscow and Consulate General Ekaterinburg are seeking proposals for project initiatives in Russia in 2019/2020 financial year. The Programme provides funding for projects that support activities directly connected with the UK’s Foreign Policy priorities and the objectives of the British Embassy and Consulate in Russia. The Programme allocates funding through a competitive bidding process. Objectives Human Rights and Civil Society: They … [Read more...]

Thomas Jefferson Fund 2019 CFPs: Inviting Young French and American Researchers

Deadline: 5 March 2019 Applications are open for Thomas Jefferson Fund which provides a unique framework to enable promising and innovative projects to reach their full potential and enrich French-American research collaborations. The Thomas Jefferson Fund aims to encourage innovative research of the highest quality and new collaborations, and especially seeks to support projects involving young researchers (post-docs, PhDs). Projects that include significant transatlantic mobility, … [Read more...]

Curiosity 2nd Round: Creating Change for Disadvantaged Children and Young People in UK

Deadline: 12 April 2019 BBC Children in Need and Wellcome have partnered and launched the Second Round of "Curiosity"- a one-off scheme to use the power of exciting and engaging science activities to create change for children and young people experiencing disadvantage in the UK. They expect to make no more than 35 small awards, and no more than 15 large awards in total in this final round. This means that only the strongest ideas will have a full assessment and they strongly recommend … [Read more...]

Leading House MENA Call for Projects: Innovation Starting Grants

Deadline: 25 March 2019 Applications are open for 'Innovation Starting Grants' to develop scientific collaborations between Switzerland and countries of the MENA region. The Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) commissioned the HES-SO as the Leading House (LH) for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The following countries of the MENA region are eligible for this call: Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian territory, Qatar, Tunisia … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund (I4F) 2019

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, and the National Technological Innovation Authority in Israel (Innovation Authority) have jointly announced a 3rd Call for Proposals for India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund (I4F) 2019 to promote, facilitate and support joint Industrial R&D projects, between companies from India and Israel. The objective of this programme is to respond to the global issues … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society to Support Participatory Science

Deadline: 10 April 2019 National Geographic Society is seeking proposals to support participatory science through the development or innovative use of data-driven, technology-powered tools that will increase the understanding, preservation, and protection of their planet. Applicants should design and/or implement tools that support citizen science work, particularly data collection or data analysis, in ways that create learning experiences for citizen scientists, including … [Read more...]

SERI Call for Mobility Grants with South Asia and Iran 2019

Deadline: 31 March 2019 The Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) has commissioned ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences as Leading House for the bilateral research collaboration with partner institutions in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Iran, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Goals and objectives This mobility grant is designed for young scientists who seek the possibility to gain experience in international research and development … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Seeking Proposals for ‘Making the Case for Nature’

Deadline: 10 April 2019 National Geographic Society is seeking proposals for its programme entitled “Making the Case for Nature” to to determine effective ways to market wildlife to inspire positive action to save species by applying principles of science communication. One of the greatest challenges in addressing wildlife issues is that simply communicating the science is often insufficient to inspire action. How might visual artists, photographers, and videographers more effectively … [Read more...]

Eurasia Foundation: 2019-2020 U.S.-Russia Peer-to-Peer Dialogue Program

Deadline: 15 February 2019 Eurasia Foundation is currently accepting applications from eligible organizations for its U.S.-Russia Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Dialogue Program. Together with the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, Eurasia Foundation will fund innovative projects promoting U.S.-Russian collaboration in professional and cultural areas of mutual interest to the United States and Russia, including but not limited to entrepreneurship, social inclusion, public health, community service, volunteerism, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program 2019

Deadline: 28 February 2019 Applications are open for Knight Science Journalism Fellowship Program at MIT to support a global community of dedicated and thoughtful journalists specializing in science, health, technology and environmental reporting. [email protected] is designed to recognize journalists who demonstrate a high level of professional excellence and accomplishment as well as a long-term commitment to their craft. Journalists from all countries compete on an equal basis and are encouraged … [Read more...]

Norway Grants: First Call for Proposals on Welfare Technology

Deadline: 21 March 2019 Applicants are invited to submit their proposals on Welfare Technology with an objective to increase value creation and sustainable growth in the Bulgarian business sector. The Programme seeks to stimulate and develop long-term business cooperation between Norway (hereafter referred to as “the Donor State”) and Bulgaria, based on business development and innovation. The expected outcome of the projects financed by this call is increased competitiveness of … [Read more...]

11th Call for Proposals: Indo-Australia Fund for Scientific and Technological Cooperation

Deadline: 23 January 2019 The Department of Science & Technology is seeking proposals for its Indo-Australia Fund for Scientific and Technological Cooperation (Indo-AISRF) to build linkages between premier research institutions in both countries. Objectives The objectives of the AISRF are to: increase the uptake of leading-edge science and technology (S&T) by supporting collaboration between Australian and Indian researchers in strategically focused, leading-edge scientific … [Read more...]

Apply for Collaborative Awards in Science 2019!

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for Collaborative Awards in Science to promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery. The scheme fund teams of researchers, consisting of independent research groups, to work together on the most important scientific problems that can only be solved through collaborative efforts. Benefits research expenses directly related to applicants proposal staff materials and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 1 February 2019 Applications are open for L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Program that awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math(STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations. The program is the U.S. component of  the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Fellowships program. Celebrating its fifteenth year in the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Fellowship Programme

Deadline: 2 January 2019 Science Foundation Ireland is seeking proposals for its SFI Fellowship Programme with an aim to provide successful candidates with the opportunity to develop their career through experiencing first-hand, the diversity of activities carried out by a funding agency. Objectives To provide applicants interested in pursuing a career in research administration for example with an Irish or International funding agency, experience of the duties and activities involved … [Read more...]

CCSTDS/DST: India Science and Research Fellowship (ISRF) Programme

Deadline: 31 January 2019 Centre for Co-operation in Science & Technology among Developing Societies (CCSTDS), behalf of Department of Science and Technology (DST) is accepting applications for its India Science and Research Fellowship (ISRF) Programme to provide opportunity to scientists and researchers from neighbouring countries namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Thailand to work in contemporary research areas across all major disciplines of … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Tata Innovation Fellowship 2018-19

Deadline: 31 December 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for “Tata Innovation Fellowship”, a highly competitive scheme instituted by the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India to recognize and reward scientists with outstanding track record in biological sciences to find innovative solutions to major problems in healthcare, agriculture and other areas related to life sciences and biotechnology. Objective The scheme is aimed at rewarding … [Read more...]