Call for Applications: Travel & Accommodation Grant Scheme for Journalists

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applications are open for Travel & Accommodation Grant Scheme to support pan-African science journalism. Created by the Department of Science & Technology (DST) of the government of South Africa, the annual Science Forum South Africa (SFSA) meeting is the largest pan-African general science gathering dedicated to scientific research and innovation. The two-and-a-half-day programme will bring more than 3500 participants together for discussion and debate in … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Young Scientists Mobility Grants with MENA Countries

Deadline: 31 December 2019 The State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) is seeking applications for Young Scientists Mobility Grants to develop scientific collaborations between Switzerland and countries of the MENA region. Mobility represents a strategic element to develop new partnerships between countries. Through the exchange of students and researchers, higher education institutions can establish new partnerships, thus enlarging their international … [Read more...]

AMRITA TBI NIDHI-PRAYAS 2018: Providing Grant of Up to Rs 10 Lakhs

Deadline: 29 September 2018 Applications are open for "AMRITA TBI NIDHI-PRAYAS 2018" programme to provide a grant of up to Rs 10 Lakhs to an aspiring innovator or a startup to build their ideas into a prototype. Amrita Technology Business Incubator is one of the approved NIDHI-PRAYAS centres by National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), Govt of India. Amrita TBI is a non-profit startup incubator supported by Govt. of India and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: ECOWAS Research And Innovation Support Programme (PARI)

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applications are now open for the ECOWAS Research and Innovation Support Program (PARI) which is a competitive program that aims to select the best projects submitted by researchers through calls for applications. It is included in the ECOWAS Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Action Plan and is in close alignment with the Community Strategic Framework. (CSC) 2016-2020 of the ECOWAS, the African Union Strategy on Science, Technology and Innovation (STISA), the … [Read more...]

Higher Education Commission: Seeking Applications for PERIDOT Research Program

Deadline: 16 November 2018 Higher Education Commission is inviting applications for its PERIDOT Research Program to develop new scientific and technological cooperation between French and Pakistani higher education institutions/research laboratories by supporting the mobility of researchers from both sides. ​PERIDOT is the Franco-Pakistani Hubert Curien Partnership (PHC) Program providing opportunities to Pakistani and French researchers to interact for joint research activities. The program … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Joint Innovation Projects Between France and Singapore

Deadline: 31 March 2019 Enterprise Singapore and Bpifrance are announced a Call for Proposals for joint innovation projects, focusing on developing innovative products and applications in technological and application areas such as Advanced Manufacturing, Clean Technology and Medical Technology. Applicants are expected to develop ready-to-market solutions for products, technology-based services or methods which have strong potential for the French, Singaporean and/or international … [Read more...]

Department of Biotechnology of India: 5th Indo-Spanish Joint Technological Co-Operation in Biotechnology 2018

Deadline: 1 October 2018 Applications are currently open for joint DBT-CDTI under the Indo-Spanish Programme for Technological Co-Operation in Biotechnology. Joint Programme for Co-operation signed by the Department of Biotechnology of India (DBT) and the Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI) on November 22nd, 2011. The objective of the joint Indo-Spanish programme is to promote and fund market-driven research and technology development. The programme also encourages … [Read more...]

The Honda Foundation: Providing Financial Assistance to Charities and Organisations across Australia

Deadline: 8 February 2019 The Honda Foundation is currently accepting applications for its grant program with an aim to inspire goodwill by donating much needed funds to worthy causes nationwide. It embraces that responsibility by giving back to the community and supporting those charities who work tirelessly to implement change in the lives of Australians. More than $10 million has so far been donated to hundreds of very worthy causes, including empowering disadvantaged Australians, providing … [Read more...]

Call for Participation: 32nd Khwarizmi International Award

Deadline: 20 November ‏2018 Applicants are invited to submit applications for 32nd Khwarizmi International Award to recognize the efforts made by researchers, innovators and inventors from all over the world and to appreciate their invaluable achievements and contributions to various fields of science and technology. The Khwarizmi International Award is named in memory of the achievements of Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi, the Iranian mathematician and astronomer. The award ceremony of the … [Read more...]

OTF Call for Applications: Core Infrastructure Fund Grant Program

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The Open Technology Fund (OTF) is seeking applications for its Core Infrastructure Fund that supports the ‘building block’ technologies, infrastructures, and communities relied upon by digital security and circumvention tools strengthening internet freedom, digital security, and the overall health of the internet. Award information OTF awards are performance-based contracts (see an example template here) signed directly with the applicant. Payment is issued on … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Promoting International Joint Research Targeting Global Issues

Deadline: 2 November 2018 Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) in collaboration with the Japan International Collaboration Agency (JICA) has announced a call for proposals for Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development (SATREPS) with an aim to promote international joint research targeting global issues. The aim of the program is to acquire new knowledge and technology that lead to the resolution of global issues and the advance of science and technology, and … [Read more...]

European Commission: ERC Synergy Grant Programme 2019

Deadline: 8 November 2018 The European Commission is inviting applications for its “ERC Synergy Grant” with an aim to promote substantial advances at the frontiers of knowledge, to cross-fertilize scientific fields, and to encourage new productive lines of enquiry and new methods and techniques, including unconventional approaches and investigations at the interface between established disciplines. ERC Synergy Grants are intended to foster research at the intellectual frontiers by enabling a … [Read more...]

Colocation America: Inviting Applicants for STEM Innovation Grant

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Colocation America is inviting applicants for STEM Innovation Grant which inspire and encourage K-12 students to pursue their interest and curiosity in STEM. Eligible Programs Their STEM Grant Selection Committee is looking to fund programs or projects that offer students: An innovative (i.e. unique) approach to learning STEM Developmentally-appropriate STEM curriculum and/or resources Activities that support a real-life application of STEM … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Chevening Research Science and Innovation Leadership Fellowship

Deadline: 10 October 2018 Applications are open for Chevening Research Science and Innovation Leadership Fellowship with an aim to mid-career professionals with very high potential in the fields of science, innovation, and business from India and Sri Lanka. The programme is funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office. The main academic strands of the CRISP Fellowship include science, innovation, leadership and management, as well as wider issues including global challenges, politics, and … [Read more...]

DST Call for Applications: Indo-Finnish Joint Call for Mobility of Researchers

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Academy of Finland have launched a call for application to support mobility of researchers between the two countries in fields of natural sciences and engineering. The aim of this call is to support long-term and systematic research collaboration with a view to promoting the mobility of researchers between India and Finland.   Mobility from India to Finland: Indian researchers in fields of natural sciences and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Collaborative Awards in Science

Deadline: 19 November 2018 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its 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 The support includes: research expenses directly related to their proposal staff materials and … [Read more...]

Australian Government: Cooperative Research Centres Projects Grants

Deadline: 13 September 2018 The Australian Government is inviting applications for its program entitled "Cooperative Research Centres Projects (CRC-P) Grants" to support short term industry-led collaborations to develop important new technologies, products and services that deliver tangible outcomes. Aims To support the overall aims of the CRC Program, CRC-Ps must: be a short term, industry-identified and industry-led collaborative research project to develop a product, service or … [Read more...]

CIIRDF Call for Proposals: Canada-Israel Cyber Security Cooperation for the Energy Sector

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Canada-Israel Cyber Security Cooperation for the Energy Sector program to promote and support technology cooperation between Canadian and Israeli companies to improve cyber resilience of Canada’s energy infrastructure. The program managed by the Canada-Israel Industrial R&D Foundation (CIIRDF) and funded by Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) and the Israel Innovation Authority (the IIA), this program supports industry-led … [Read more...]

Novo Nordisk Foundation: Project Grants for Natural Science Education and Outreach

Deadline:  2 October 2018 The Novo Nordisk Foundation is currently seeking applications for a program entitled “Project Grants for Natural Science Education and Outreach” to encourage scientific learning and interest, knowledge and competencies within natural science education. Funding Information The research project may be an independent, delimited project or a clearly defined part of a larger project supported by other partners. A total of up to DKK 100 million is available in 2018 for … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Takagi Fund for Citizen Science’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 17 September 2018 The Takagi Fund for Citizen Science is accepting applications from young researchers and grassroots groups, NPOs and NGOs in Asia for its grant programs. The purpose of Takagi Fund is to foster and support independent Citizen Scientists who propose well-founded criticism and scientific counterarguments about problems and threats caused by present-day science and technology. Types of Grant Research Grant: Research grants are to support research projects by … [Read more...]