DAINA Call for Proposals: 2017 Polish-Lithuanian Funding Initiative

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The National Science Centre (NCN) and the Research Council of Lithuania (RCL) have jointly announced a first call for proposals within the funding initiative DAINA in order to strengthen international academic co-operation, wishing to fund high quality scientific research within their own countries, and conscious that some of the best research can be delivered by working with the best researchers internationally. The DAINA initiative was started in order to provide … [Read more...]

ACSS Call for Proposals: Inviting Applicants for Research Grants Program

Deadline: 27 November 2017 The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is seeking proposals for the fifth cycle of its Research Grants Program on the theme “Environmentalism, Impoverishment and Social Justice Movements: Interdisciplinary Perspectives.” The aim of the grants is to support multidisciplinary research across disciplinary boundaries and methodological approaches on key themes of concern to the Arab region. This competition is funded by a grant provided to the ACSS by the … [Read more...]

DST- BMWFW Joint Call for Proposals: India-Austria Scientific & Technological Cooperation Program

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) of the Ministry of Science and Technology in India have jointly announced call for proposals for exchange visits under India-Austria scientific & technological cooperation. Aims Funding researchers’ mobility in the frame of joint research projects to stimulate international research cooperation. Providing an opportunity for … [Read more...]

Maurice & Phyllis Paykel Trust: Seeking Applications for Project & Equipment Grants

Deadline: 1 October 2017 The Maurice and Phyllis Paykel Trust is seeking applications for its Project & Equipment Grants to support research projects in any field relevant to human health, including basic biomedical sciences. The Trust encourages the development of health-related research in New Zealand by providing funds for research support. Types of Grants Project Grants provide limited research support for individuals or groups working in any health-related sciences, including … [Read more...]

ESRC-Alan Turing Institute: Inviting Applicants for Joint Fellowship Scheme

Deadline: 21 September 2017 The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and The Alan Turing Institute are pleased to announce a Joint Fellowship Scheme aimed at driving forward the development and application of cutting-edge data science to study major societal challenges. Purposes to develop a research programme and conduct outstanding, creative and innovative research in data science, to develop internationally-significant outcomes through high-impact publications to … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for African Union Kwame Nkrumah Awards for Scientific Excellence!

Deadline: 10 November 2017 The African Union Commission is currently inviting applicants for its African Union Kwame Nkrumah Awards for Scientific Excellence (AUKNASE) Continental Award 2017. Objectives The objectives of AUKNASE are to: Award and honour outstanding African scientists for their achievements and discoveries in science, technology and innovation; Promote scientific development in Africa through recognition of excellence among African scientists, women, men alike … [Read more...]

GetAMoveOn Network+: Call for Proposals for Small Events and Other Activities

Deadline: 5 October 2017 The GetAMoveOn Network+ is seeking proposals for activities within the themes of ‘the aim of transforming health through enabling mobility’ which support the network’s aims of collaboration and impact. Theme The network is open to all applications addressing any area of the relationship between its core themes of how technology can be used to enable mobility and transform health and wellbeing. Funding Information The network is offering small grants of up to £2,500 … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Canada-Brazil Awards!

Deadline: 11 October 2017 Applications are open for the Canada-Brazil Awards with an aim to support team-oriented research projects between Canadian and Brazilian universities collaborating in mutually beneficial areas of research. The collaborations are expected to result in high quality research that will have an impact in Canada and in Brazil through the mobility of both Canadian and Brazilian research students and Project Leads. The Canada-Brazil Awards – Joint Research Projects is the … [Read more...]

Newton Mobility Grants: Promoting Economic Development and Social Welfare in Overseas Country

Deadline: 6 September 2017 The Newton Fund is currently inviting researchers for its Newton Mobility Grants, as part of the UK’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) commitment in order to strengthen the research capacity/capability of, and contribute to promoting economic development and social welfare in, the overseas country. Aims The aim of the Newton Mobility Grants is to: Strengthen research capacity of the partner countries - by facilitating training and skill transfer from the … [Read more...]

Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs: Providing Fellowships to Scholars!

Deadline: 25 October 2017 American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is inviting applications for its fellowship programs that are offered by the Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs. The program is a two-part initiative designed to foster new connections between scholars and journalists covering international affairs by offering an interrelated set of awards: programming grants for universities and fellowships for scholars in the humanities and social … [Read more...]

ACSS Call for Proposals: Inviting Applicants for Research Grants Program

Deadline: 27 November 2017 The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is seeking proposals for the fifth cycle of its Research Grants Program on the theme “Environmentalism, Impoverishment and Social Justice Movements: Interdisciplinary Perspectives.” The aim of the grants is to support multidisciplinary research across disciplinary boundaries and methodological approaches on key themes of concern to the Arab region. This competition is funded by a grant provided to the ACSS by the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Ambassadors Programme!

Deadline: 3 September 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Ambassadors Programme to build a targeted team of 54 young Ambassadors, one from each African country. NEF Ambassadors, who are all under 42 years, drive the NEF’s local public engagement activities while growing their own careers through the NEF’s partnerships that offer opportunities for mentorship and collaborations with established researchers. The NEF Ambassadors attend the biennial NEF Global … [Read more...]

EDCTP Call for Proposals: Career Development Fellowships

Deadline: 21 November 2017 The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) is currently inviting applicants for its Career Development Fellowships to provide funding to actions that aim to support junior to mid-career researchers (‘fellows’) to train and develop their clinical research skills. Objectives To promote career development and retention of postdoctoral researchers and postgraduate medical researchers in the research field and in sub-Saharan Africa; … [Read more...]

ARIMNet2 Joint Call 2017: Preparing the New Generation of Young Researchers!

Deadline: 14 September 2017 The ARIMNet2 Project, funded by the European Union through the EU 7th Framework Programme is currently inviting young researchers to reinforce the capacities of young scientists around the Mediterranean Area and to prepare the new generation of young research talents to become leaders and pioneers in their research area. It aims to promote international collaborations among young researchers to take up in an innovative approach the global stakes and challenges that … [Read more...]

IDRC Call for Proposals: Strengthening Engineering Research and Training in Africa

Deadline: 24 September 2017 International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is seeking proposals for its “Strengthening Engineering Research and Training in Africa" that challenges universities as well as public and private stakeholders to develop and implement novel ways of delivering quality and relevant training and research  in engineering and applied science fields. Types of Streams Industrial research hubs: partnerships for a new applied research agenda: This stream targets … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2017 Australian Climate and Water Summer Institute

Deadline: 27 August 2017 Applications are open for 2017 Australian Climate and Water Summer Institute that will offer around 15 of the most talented students and early career researchers in Australia and New Zealand a unique opportunity to work closely with peers and experts from academia and government agencies to enhance climate and water information and its practical applications. The Summer Institute will take place in Canberra in two phases: a two-week ‘boot camp’ from 11-23 December … [Read more...]

Apply for ConDev’s Student Media Grants: A Chance to Win up to $5,000!

Deadline: 30 September 2017 The Center on Conflict and Development (ConDev, condev.org) is inviting applicants for its Student Media Grant, a photojournalism grant funded by the Howard G. Buffett Foundation Chair on Conflict and Development. ConDev—part of Texas A&M University’s Department of Agricultural Economics—works to improve the effectiveness of development programs and policies for conflict-affected and fragile countries through international research, education and projects. The … [Read more...]

Apply for Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Ambassadors Programme!

Deadline: 3 September 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Ambassadors Programme to build a targeted team of 54 young Ambassadors, one from each African country. NEF Ambassadors, who are all under 42 years, drive the NEF’s local public engagement activities while growing their own careers through the NEF’s partnerships that offer opportunities for mentorship and collaborations with established researchers. The NEF Ambassadors attend the biennial NEF Global … [Read more...]

Apply for ACLS’s African Humanities Program!

Deadline: 2 November 2017 The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) in partnership with the Carnegie Corporation of New York are seeking applications for its "African Humanities Program (AHP)" to reinvigorate the humanities in Africa through fellowship competitions and related activities in Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and Uganda. AHP offers African scholars an integrated set of opportunities to develop individual capacities and to promote formation of scholarly networks. The … [Read more...]

Capes-Nuffic: Call for Proposals for Joint Research Projects 2017

Deadline: 22 September 2017 Nuffic, the Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education, and Capes, the Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Postgraduate Education have jointly announced a Seventh Call for Proposals for joint research projects 2017. The cooperation between Capes and Nuffic foresees scientific exchange between the Dutch and Brazilian HEI and the formation of high level human resources in both countries. The programme Capes/Nuffic … [Read more...]

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