Deadline: 30 August 2019 Australian Plant Biosecurity Science Foundation (APBSF) is seeking applications for its Investment Proposals to support research, development, extension and capacity building activities in line with their vision and mission. Vision Australian plant production systems, markets and environments are protected from invasive pests and diseases through an effective plant biosecurity system. Mission To invest, co-invest, collaborate and partner in research, … [Read more...] about Australian Plant Biosecurity Science Foundation inviting for Investment Proposals
Latest Grant Funding and Resources for Development Research
Here is a list of latest grants, funding opportunities and other resources from international donor agencies for supporting development research.
Deadline: 17 September 2019 The Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), together with the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), are inviting proposals for the UKRI-NHMRC Built Environment Prevention Research Scheme. This scheme will provide funding for approximately five collaborative research projects focused on improving population health through the primary prevention of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) associated … [Read more...] about Applications Open for UKRI-NHMRC Built Environment and Prevention Research Scheme
Deadline: 25 September 2019 Nominations are open for American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowship program. The ACLS Fellowship program includes a joint fellowship with the New York Public Library, as well as named awards made possible by generous donors. ACLS invites research applications from scholars in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences. Faculty appointments are not required. The ultimate goal of the project should be a major piece of scholarly … [Read more...] about American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowship program in U.S.
Deadline: 9 October 2019 Applications are open for GCRF global multimorbidity seed-funding which is an Medical Research Council (MRC) initiative that has been developed in collaboration with Wellcome, National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), and Academy of Medical Science (AMS) to support seed-funding projects that develop and test innovative ideas, foster interdisciplinary collaboration, build capacity, and lay the groundwork for future large-scale activity aimed at understanding and … [Read more...] about Applications Open for GCRF Global Multimorbidity – Seed-Funding Project 2019
Deadline: 17 October 2019 The UK Department for International Development (DFID), the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), the MRC and Wellcome have launched the 10th call for proposals under this initiative to fund global health trials to improve health in low and middle income countries (LMIC). Focus Areas Behavioural interventions Psychological therapies Disease management Drugs Vaccines Hygiene interventions Diagnostic strategies Types of … [Read more...] about MRC launches 10th Joint Global Health Trials Scheme to Improve Health in Low and Middle Income Countries
Deadline: 10 September 2019 Applications are open for Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD's) Co-operative Research Programme: Biological Resource Management for Sustainable Agriculture Systems (CRP) to strengthen scientific knowledge and provide relevant scientific information and advice that will inform future policy decisions related to the sustainable use of natural resources in the areas of agriculture, food, fisheries and forests. How does the CRP achieve its … [Read more...] about Applications Open for OECD’s Co-Operative Research Programme 2020
Deadline: 18 September 2019 The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Medical Research Council (MRC), which are constituent bodies of UK Research and Innovation (URKI), and the National Natural Science Foundation China (NSFC), have announced a high quality proposals between researchers in the UK and China which aim to enhance the evidence base on understanding and addressing health and social challenges facing ageing societies through interdisciplinary … [Read more...] about ESRC announces Health and Social Challenges for Ageing in the UK and China
Deadline: 19 August 2019 Applications are open for Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative: building competitive and resilient economies and societies through responsible AI. This call is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Medical Research Council (MRC), in collaboration with three Canadian federal research funding agencies – the Canadian … [Read more...] about Applications Open for Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative
Deadline: 12 November 2019 Welcome Trust is seeking applications for its Senior Research Fellowships that support independent researchers who want to tackle the most important questions in science and who are leaders in their field. Benefits A Senior Research Fellowship is for up to seven years. After this time, applicants can apply for one renewal of up to 5 years. The fellowship may be held on a part-time basis. The award includes: a basic salary (determined by applicants … [Read more...] about Apply for Senior Research Fellowship Program
Deadline: 12 November 2019 The Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Investigator Awards in Science to enable independent researchers with a compelling research vision to tackle the most important questions in science. Benefits Investigator Awards provide flexible funding of up to around £3 million. Awards can last up to 7 years. The support includes: Research Expenses Staff basic salary Materials and consumables Animals Equipment Access … [Read more...] about Wellcome Trust seeking Applications for Investigator Awards in Science
Deadline: 26 August 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for The Westpac Research Fellowship to offer early career researchers a unique opportunity to support their groundbreaking research, provide access to networks, open career pathways and global experiences. The Westpac Scholars Trust is partnering with Australia’s leading research universities to offer four Westpac Research Fellowships, each valued at a minimum of $400,000 over 3 years. Funding Priorities Successful applicants … [Read more...] about Apply for Westpac Research Fellowships 2020 for Australian Citizen
Deadline: 5 November 2019 The European Commision has launched a "ERC Synergy Grant" to enable substantial advances at the frontiers of knowledge, stemming, for example, from the cross-fertilization of scientific fields, from new productive lines of enquiry, or new methods and techniques, including unconventional approaches and investigations at the interface between established disciplines. The aim is to provide support for a small group of two to four Principal Investigators to jointly … [Read more...] about European Commission launches ERC Synergy Grant Programme
Deadline: 15 October 2019 VREF has launched a new initiative for funding research and education on Mobility and Access in African Cities (MAC) to increase knowledge and research capacity on issues related to sustainable and equitable mobility and access in Africa. The MAC program seeks to contribute to forming a new generation of highly skilled sub-Saharan university researchers and teachers, as well as to engage professionals, policy makers and actors within civil society who are … [Read more...] about VERF Launches Mobility and Access in African Cities (MAC)
Deadline: 15 October 2019 The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) is seeking applications for its Insight Grants to support research excellence in the social sciences and humanities. Objectives The objectives of the Insight program are to: build knowledge and understanding from disciplinary, interdisciplinary and/or cross-sector perspectives through support for the best researchers; support new approaches to research on complex and important topics, including … [Read more...] about SSHRC seeking Applications for Insight Grants Program
Deadline: 25 September 2019 With support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), the American Educational Research Association (AERA) has announced a Research Grants Program. The program supports highly competitive studies using rigorous quantitative methods to examine large-scale, education-related data. This research and training program is designed to advance knowledge and build research capacity in education and STEM education and learning. Since 1991, this AERA Program has been … [Read more...] about AERA announces Research Grants Program in the U.S.
Deadline: 13 September 2019 The Toyota Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grant Program 2019 to support ambitious projects that adopt a panoramic view of the world and look generations into the future in order to seek new values for society by fundamentally exploring novel philosophies and arts to address difficult issues to be faced by future society; issues that are on a global scale; issues that transcend generations; and nascent problems that will only fully manifest … [Read more...] about 2019 Research Grant Program: Exploring New Values for Society
Deadline: 30 August 2019 The Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs’ (OES) Office of Science and Technology Cooperation at the Department of State, has announced the Notice of Funding Opportunity (“NOFO”) for Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) initiative that focuses on the Indo-Pacific region in support of the United States Indo-Pacific Strategy. GIST is a program that highlights American leadership in innovation, promotes S&T … [Read more...] about U.S. Department of State, Bureau of OES announces Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) – Indo-Pacific
Deadline: 30 August 2019 The Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs' (OES) Office of Science and Technology Cooperation at the Department of State, has announced the Notice of Funding Opportunity ("NOFO") for Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) initiative for programming in Ukraine. GIST is a program that highlights American leadership in innovation, promotes S&T innovation and entrepreneurship among young innovators in low and … [Read more...] about Submit Proposals for Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) – Ukraine
Deadline: 8 August 2019 Irish Research Council (IRC) has announced a COALESCE Research Fund 2019 that addresses national and global societal challenges. The overall aim of this call is to cultivate new knowledge, evidence, collaborations and links that enhance the role and impact of Ireland’s research community in contributing to the achievement of national challenges and wider global goals. COALESCE will leverage the quality of Ireland’s research base to address societal … [Read more...] about IRC announces COALESCE Research Fund 2019
Deadline: 23 October 2019 The British Academy has announced a Knowledge Frontiers – International Interdisciplinary Research 2020 to support projects which engage with questions concerning the relationship between expertise, public understanding and policy delivery, and highlight the importance of collaboration between communities of practice, disciplines, capacities and borders. The purpose of each project will be to develop new international research ideas. Projects will need to also … [Read more...] about British Academy announces Knowledge Frontiers – International Interdisciplinary Research 2020