CODESRIA’s Meaning-making Research Initiatives: Call for Female Researchers

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is currently seeking applications for its Meaning-making Research Initiatives to promote research by African and Diaspora scholars in the Social Sciences and Humanities that can contribute to a better understanding of Africa and its place in the world. Thematic Priorities All applications must engage with CODESRIA’s 2017-2021 thematic priorities and cross-cutting issues: Democratic … [Read more...]

NEH: Seeking Applications for Digital Humanities Advancement Grants

Deadline: 5 June 2018 National Endowment for the Humanities is seeking applications for its Digital Humanities Advancement Grants (DHAG) to support digital projects throughout their lifecycles, from early start-up phases through implementation and long-term sustainability. Experimentation, reuse, and extensibility are hallmarks of this program, leading to innovative work that can scale to enhance scholarly research, teaching, and public programming in the humanities. Digital Humanities … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants

Deadline: 6 June 2018 The British Academy is currently inviting applications from scholars for the BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants scheme, which is administered by the Academy. Grants are available to support primary research in the humanities and social sciences. The first recourse for funding should be to applicant’s own institution (where applicable). Funding Information Applications will not be considered for less than £500. The maximum grant is £10,000 over two years. Funds … [Read more...]

CAS Sofia Call for Applications: 2019/2020 GERDA HENKEL Fellowship

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Centre for Advanced Study Sofia (CAS Sofia) has announced a Call for Applications for its 2019/2020 GERDA HENKEL Fellowship for fundamental research in the fields of the humanities and the social sciences. CAS Sofia is an independent Institute with international and multidisciplinary profile. Located in Sofia, Bulgaria, it promotes high-level scholarship in the social sciences and the humanities. In addition to supporting focus-group research, CAS Sofia invites … [Read more...]

Dutch L’Oréal UNESCO: Seeking Applications for For Women in Science fellowships 2019

Deadline: 11 May 2018 Applications are now open for the Dutch L’Oréal UNESCO For Women in Science fellowships 2019 which allows excellent female scientists to boost their scientific career. This program aims to increase career prospects of female researchers and the number of women professors in the Netherlands, only applicants with a permanent or temporary position at a Dutch university or a research institute based in the Netherlands will be taken into account. The program consists of … [Read more...]

TWAZ Foundation Announces TWAZ Prizes to the Nine Fields of Sciences

TWAZ foundation has announced TWAZ Prizes in the field of Agricultural Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Earth, Astronomy and Space Sciences, Engineering Sciences, Mathematics, Medical Sciences, Physics and Social Sciences. The applicants are invited to submit the application before March15, 2018. The TWAS Prizes are awarded to individual scientists from developing countries in recognition of an outstanding contribution to scientific knowledge in nine fields of sciences and/or to the application of … [Read more...]

ESRC Global Challenges Research Fund: Strengthening Capability for Research and Innovation

Deadline: 6 September 2016 The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) is seeking applicants for its Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Centres competition 2016 in order to strengthen capability for research and innovation within both UK and developing countries, providing an agile response to emergencies where there is an urgent research need. Aims develop interdisciplinary relationships within and beyond the social sciences around key global research challenges build strong … [Read more...]

Horowitz Foundation’s 2016 Awards: Understanding the Major Fields of Social Sciences

Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy is seeking applicants for its 2016 Awards in order to support the advancement of research and understanding in the major fields of the social sciences. Aim to support emerging scholars through small grants to promote scholarship with a social policy application to encourage projects that address contemporary issues in the social sciences Award Categories Donald R. Cressey Award: For the most outstanding … [Read more...]

USDA: Seeking Applications for Agriculture and Food Research Initiative

Deadline: 14 September 2016 The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), an agency of United States Department of Agriculture is seeking applications from organisations for Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Agriculture and Natural Resources Science for Climate Variability and Change Challenge Area Program. The aim of the program is to support research, education, and extension work by awarding grants that address key problems of national, regional, and multi-state importance … [Read more...]

Institute of Feminist and Gender Studies: Inviting Applicants for Bank of Montreal Visiting Scholar in Women’s Studies

Deadline: 31 December 2016 The Institute of Feminist and Gender Studies at the University of Ottawa is inviting applications for its Bank of Montreal Visiting Scholar in Women’s Studies for 2017-2018. The purpose of this fund is to attract highly qualified researchers working on feminist, women’s or gender issues. The Visiting Scholar will be required to present their ongoing research project in conferences and/or seminars and to interact with the community of students and colleagues. The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WHO/TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship for Master of Public Health

Deadline: 31 August 2016 The James P. Grant School of Public Health (JPGSPH) at BRAC University in Dhaka, Bangladesh is accepting applications for WHO TDR International Post Graduate Training Scheme (TIPS) for its 13th batch of Master of Public Health (MPH) Programme beginning in January 2017. It is a 12-month full-time programme which promotes problem-based experiential learning. The training will be focused on courses relevant to a career in implementation research. Implementation research … [Read more...]

Applications Open for CAS SEE Rijeka Fellowship Program 2016

Deadline: 20 July 2016 CAS SEE is currently inviting applications for CAS SEE Fellowship Programme 2016. The CAS SEE Rijeka is an international researcher mobility program that offers up to five months residencies in Rijeka and in the countries of the Balkans region. The Fellowships are mainly offered in the fields of the humanities and social sciences but may also be granted to scholars in life and exact sciences, provided that their proposed research project does not require laboratory … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Three Funding Programmes by Graham Foundation

Deadline: Various The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts is seeking applications for its 2016 grants and awards programs. The Foundation makes project-based grants to individuals and organisations each year and produces public programs to foster the development and exchange of diverse and challenging ideas about architecture and its role in the arts, culture, and society. Grant and Award Information The proposed amount for grant programs should not exceed $30,000. … [Read more...]

AICGS: DAAD Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in German and European Studies

Deadline: 31 August 2016 The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) awards the DAAD Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in German and European Studies in recognition of exceptional work in one of the Institute’s three major areas of research - Foreign & Domestic Policy Studies; Business & Economics; and Society, Culture & Politics. The central aim of this prize is to foster a new generation of American scholarship on Germany and encourage innovative … [Read more...]

RWJF: Integrating Cost-of-Care Conversation Resources into the Clinical Workflow

Deadline: 27 July 2016 The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is currently inviting applications for its Integrating Cost-of-Care Conversation Resources into the Clinical Workflow program with an aim to support patients in making health care choices based on their needs and preferences, in collaboration with their care providers. This solicitation seeks to establish best practices for how tools/resources that support cost-of-care conversations (e.g., cost estimator tools, conversation … [Read more...]

RWJF: Optimizing Cost-of-Care Conversations between Clinicians and Vulnerable Patients

Deadline: 27 July 2016 The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is currently inviting applications for its Optimizing Cost-of-Care Conversations between Clinicians and Vulnerable Patients program with an aim to provide opportunity, vulnerable populations include people with incomes less than 400 percent of the federal poverty level (FPL), who are newly insured, belonging to racial and ethnic minorities, or for whom English is a second language. This solicitation aims to fund studies that … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH Diversity Action Plan: Initiative to Maximize Research Education in Genomics

Deadline: 25 May 2019 The National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled “Initiative to Maximize Research Education in Genomics: Diversity Action Plan” with an aim is to support educational activities that enhance the diversity of the biomedical, behavioral and clinical research workforce in genomics. It seeks to expose underrepresented students at the undergraduate, … [Read more...]

National Endowment for the Humanities: Seeking Applications for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline: 10 August 2016 The National Endowment for the Humanities is currently inviting applications for its Public Humanities Projects with an aim to support projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences. Projects must engage humanities scholarship to illuminate significant themes in disciplines such as history, literature, ethics, and art, or to address challenging issues in contemporary life. NEH encourages projects that involve members of the … [Read more...]

SSRC Abe Fellowship: Seeking Proposals from Research Professionals to Foster their Skills

Deadline: 1 September 2016 The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) has announced the annual Abe Fellowship Program competition. Funding for the Abe Fellowship Program is provided by CGP. The Abe Fellowship is designed to encourage international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern. The program seeks to foster the development of a new generation of researchers who are interested in policy-relevant topics … [Read more...]

Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Seeking Applications for Taiwan Fellowship

Deadline: 15 July 2016 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is seeking applicants for its Taiwan Fellowship in order to encourage foreign experts and scholars in the fields of social sciences and humanities interested in researches related to Taiwan, cross-strait relations, mainland China, Asia-Pacific region and Chinese studies to conduct advanced research at universities or academic institutions in Taiwan. Funding Information One direct round-trip economy-class ticket and monthly … [Read more...]