Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation: Inviting Applications for Inlaks Scholarship in India

Deadline: 15 April 2018 The Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation is seeking applications for its “Inlaks Scholarship” to young people with exceptional talent in any field to broaden their vision abroad and improve their skills to operate in society, thus making them a future vehicle of change in their environment. Types of Scholarships The scholarships are of two types: University Courses: Scholarships are granted at top American, European and UK institutions, for funding requirements … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan!

Deadline: 25 April 2018 Applications are open for Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan program to encourage innovative research that puts these subjects in wider regional and global contexts and is comparative and contemporary in nature. The Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan program is a joint activity of the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission (JUSFC) and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Awards support research on modern Japanese society and … [Read more...]

AREF: EXCELL Researcher and Leadership Development Programme

Deadline: 15 March 2018 Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) is seeking applications for "EXCELL Researcher and Leadership Development Programme" to enhance research capacity in global health – by African scientists in Africa for Africa. Through this 2-year programme, AREF will work closely with four to six research institutions from Sub-Saharan Africa, selected competitively. The pilot of AREF’s Excell researcher and leadership development programme will: Help accelerate the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Australia-APEC Women in Research Fellowship!

Deadline: 6 April 2018 The Australian APEC Study Centre is seeking applications for its Australia-APEC Women in Research Fellowship that will provide financial support for high-achieving female researchers from developing APEC economies to pursue research opportunities in partnership with Australian education and research institutions. This fellowship aims to encourage the mobility of post-doctorate female researchers from the APEC region. It is designed to assist with the particular … [Read more...]

Open Technology Fund: Seeking Applications for Information Controls Fellowship

Deadline: 25 March 2018 The Open Technology Fund is currently seeking applications for its Information Controls Fellowship Program (ICFP) that cultivates research, outputs, and creative collaboration on topics related to repressive internet censorship and surveillance. The ICFP fellowship supports examination into how governments in countries, regions, or areas of OTF’s core focus are restricting the free flow of information, cutting access to the open internet, and implementing censorship … [Read more...]

Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant 2018

Deadline: 13 April 2018 The Centre for East European Studies of University of Warsaw is seeking applications for its Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant 2018.  The Foundation will grant one scholarship and two research grants for the academic year 2018/2019. The scholarship holder will be given the opportunity to conduct academic research in Poland during the 2018/2019 academic year in collaboration with the University of Warsaw or with another Polish university, in the … [Read more...]

EREF: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) is currently accepting applications for the Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme. The sustainability movement has reached the business models of nearly every industry in the United States, and many companies, municipalities and states have set aggressive sustainability goals that include how waste stream are being managed.  The EREF Board of Directors has set an initiative to ensure research funded … [Read more...]

2018 BCFN YES Research Grant: Seeking Young Researchers across the Globe

Deadline: 14 June 2018 The Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition (BCFN) Foundation is seeking young researchers from all over the world for its 2018 BCFN Young Earth Solutions (YES) Research Grant Competition with an aim to improve the sustainability of the food system. The 2018 BCFN YES! calls for concrete research proposals for making more sustainable the agri-food system (in terms of environmental, social, health and/or economic aspects), that are coherent with the BCFN research … [Read more...]

Apply for “Youth engagement in agribusiness and rural economic activities in Africa” Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is seeking applications for “Enhancing capacity to apply research evidence in policy for youth engagement in agribusiness and rural economic activities in Africa”. Scope They seek research project fellows for the study of Youth Engagement in Agribusiness and Rural Economic Activities in Africa. This is not a one-time invitation for applications, but rather a continuing call for research on this topic in … [Read more...]

WWF’s Russell E. Train Fellowships: Current & Aspiring University Faculty for Conservation

Deadline: 1 March 2018 To build local capacity in Asia, Africa and Latin America, EFN is offering fellowships to current and aspiring faculty members to enable them to pursue their PhD. EFN is providing fellowships to support current and aspiring university faculty that are affiliated with or currently employed at African, Asian and Latin American universities to pursue doctoral degrees in conservation-related fields. After completing a degree, the individual must enhance, expand, or establish … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Nigeria: Inviting Applicants for Fulbright African Research Scholar Program

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of the United States of America is inviting applicants for its Fulbright African Research Scholar Program. Types of Grants Research Grants: Awards of 3 to 9 months are offered for selected university faculty professionals to conduct research in any academic discipline at a U.S. academic or research institution. Preference will be given to individuals with a doctorate degree, at least three years of university teaching … [Read more...]

Apply for Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cell (MSC) Research Award!

Deadline: 31 March 2018 Biological Industries USA is now accepting applications for its Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cell (MSC) Research Award which is intended to help scientists achieve their MSC research objectives. The aim is to provide a culture of excellence through scientific consultation and MSC media products and protocols that support the maintenance and propagation of undifferentiated and differentiated cells. The MSC Research Award provides the winning scientists with BI’s MSC cell … [Read more...]

Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation: Short Term Grant for Armenian Studies

Deadline: 22 December 2018 The Armenian Communities Department of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation is currently inviting qualified students, academics and researchers in Armenian Studies to participate in activities related to their field of studies, encouraging academic interaction and exchange of knowledge and ideas. Established in 1956 as a Portuguese foundation for the whole of humanity, the Foundation’s original purpose focused on fostering knowledge and raising the quality of life of … [Read more...]

2018 BCFN YES Research Grant: Seeking Young Researchers across the Globe

Deadline: 14 June 2018 The Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition (BCFN) Foundation is seeking young researchers from all over the world for its 2018 BCFN Young Earth Solutions (YES) Research Grant Competition with an aim to improve the sustainability of the food system. The 2018 BCFN YES! calls for concrete research proposals for making more sustainable the agri-food system (in terms of environmental, social, health and/or economic aspects), that are coherent with the BCFN research … [Read more...]

Thomas Jefferson Fund 2018 CFPs: Inviting Young French and American Researchers

Deadline: 12 March 2018 Applications are open for Thomas Jefferson Fund 2018 that is launched by the Embassy of France in the United States and the FACE Foundation, aims to encourage and support cooperation among the most promising young French and American researchers, and foster forward-looking collaborative research projects. The grant will cover travel expenses between France and the US, accommodation costs and a part of the organizational costs of joint conferences and of publication … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 18 March 2018 Applications are open for Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program that is a globally competitive fellowship program for early and mid-career researchers aiming at improving the learning, development and living conditions of children and youth or contributing to one of the Jacobs Foundation’s thematic priorities. This includes, but is not limited to educational sciences, psychology, economics, sociology, family studies, media studies, political sciences, … [Read more...]

Australian Alumni Association of Cambodia: Seeking Nominations for 2018 Australian Alumni Awards

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The Australian Alumni Association of Cambodia (AAA-C) is pleased to call for nominations of candidates for Australian Alumni Awards of the year 2018. Award Categories Nominations are now open for the 2018 Australian Alumni Awards in the following categories: Australian Alumnus of the Year Award: This award recognises the outstanding achievements of an Australian Alumnus who has made a significant contribution to their professional field. This award recognises … [Read more...]

GCRF Networking Grants Round 2: Addressing Global Issues faced by Developing Countries

Deadline: 21 March 2018 The Academy of Medical Sciences in partnership with the British Academy, the Royal Academy of Engineering, and the Royal Society, has launched its second call for Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Networking Grants Program with an aim to support cutting-edge interdisciplinary research that addresses the global issues faced by developing countries. The scheme allows researchers from across disciplines and from developing countries and the UK to hold networking … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine!

Deadline: 9 May 2018 The Wellcome Trust is currently accepting applications for its Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine, offering research experience and training to early-stage researchers from low and middle-income countries. The scheme aims to support research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level. Benefits A Training Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine is normally for three years, and can be held … [Read more...]

The Leche Trust: Supporting Performing Arts and Conservation Projects in UK

Deadline: 20 April 2018 The Leche Trust is seeking applications from registered Charities for its grant program to support performing arts and conservation projects in United Kingdom. Focus Areas Performing Arts: The Trustees support projects that promote excellence in professional performance in music, dance and theatre, with particular emphasis on new work and on the development of young professionals aged 18 or over. Trustees are sympathetic to projects that widen geographical access … [Read more...]