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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Applications Open for Mauritian Nationals under Africa Scholarship Scheme 2018-2019!

Deadline: 20 February The government of India is inviting applications from suitably qualified Mauritian nationals for the award of 92 scholarships at undergraduate  and postgraduate levels for Academic Year 2018/2019 under the Africa Scholarship Scheme 2018-2019. Courses Science & Engineering Economics/Commerce Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Indian Languages Indian Philosophy Performing Arts Eligibility Criteria For Bachelor’s Degree SC/GCE ‘O’ … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Indo-Swiss Joint Research Programme!

Deadline: 16 April 2018 Applications are now open for The Indo-Swiss Joint Research Programme (ISJRP). The current ISJRP call for Joint Research Projects (JRPs) is financed by the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Re-search and Innovation (SERI) in Switzerland and the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) in India on the principles of reciprocity, parity and activity-matching funding. The Indo-Swiss Joint Research Programme (ISJRP) was initiated by the Indian and Swiss govern-ments in … [Read more...]

RWJF Call for Applications 2018: Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Program

Deadline: 14 March 2018 The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is seeking applications for its “Interdisciplinary Research Leaders” program to produce diverse interdisciplinary leaders who conduct and apply high-quality, community-engaged, action-oriented, equity-focused health research in order to drive improvements in the health of communities. This call for applications (CFA) seeks teams of researchers and community members who are committed to working together to produce … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Mawazo PhD Scholars Programme!

Deadline: 2 February 2018 Applications for 2018 Mawazo PhD Scholars Programme are now open. It is a one-year, non-residential fellowship aimed at women pursuing PhD studies at Kenyan universities. The goal of this programme is to build a strong pipeline of future researchers who are prepared to ask insightful questions about African development, and effectively communicate their results to both government and industry leaders and the general public. Applications are invited from women … [Read more...]

Apply for CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program!

Deadline: 22 February 2018 The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program is open for applications to provide funding, skills training, mentorship, and opportunities to collaborate with outstanding colleagues from diverse disciplines to position scholars as leaders and agents of change within academia and beyond. This program is generously supported by the Azrieli Foundation and the Love Family Leadership Development Fund. CIFAR invites exceptional early career researchers to join CIFAR’s … [Read more...]