International Grants

INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR SCIENCE

Applications for IFS Research Grants are welcome from young scientists in developing countries to do research on the sustainable management, use or conservation of biological or water resources.  more

ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT FOUNDATION

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation enables highly qualified, early-stage researchers from abroad, who hold doctorates, to carry out research projects of their own choice in Germany. more

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

The American Cancer Society first began conducting long-term prospective studies in the 1950s. For these studies large groups of individuals were recruited through a successful partnership between ACS researchers and volunteers. more

ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (ADB), PHILIPHINES

It aims to provide an opportunity for well-qualified citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions more

ASSOCIATION OF FIELD ORNITHOLOGIST

The Pamela and Alexander F. Skutch Research Award supports minimally invasive research into the life histories, especially social relations and reproduction, of little known birds of the continental Neotropics, including Trinidad and Tobago. more

BAXTER INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION

 As a commitment to improving patient care and providing valuable information to the medical community, they will only be accepting the following grant requests in Healthcare professional education.  more

COMSTECH-TWAS

The programme aims at encouraging the pursuit of scientific excellence in OIC countries by identifying and supporting the best young scientists in these countries; reinforcing and promoting scientific research more

CLUB 300 FOUNDATION FOR BIRD PROTECTION

The Foundation, based in Sweden, makes grants of up to US$5 thousand for bird protection on a worldwide basis. more

CROHN’S & COLITICS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA

To support scholarly field-based research worldwide. Priority is given to research addressing four key areas: climate change, sustainable resource management, sustainable communities and sustainable oceans. more

i) THE ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (ADB)

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) - Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) wasestablished in April 1988 with financing from the Government of Japan. more

ii) THE ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (ADB)

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) - Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) was established in April 1988 with financing from the Government of Japan. more

THE HARRY FRANK GUGGENHEIM FOUNDATION

The foundation welcomes proposals from any of the natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression  more

THE HARRY S. TRUMAN LIBRARY INSTITUTE FOR NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, USA

The Australia-Malaysia Institute was established in 2005 to strengthen people-to-people and institutional links with Malaysia and to deepen mutual understanding and cooperation between Australia and Malaysia. more

THE JOHN D. & CATHERINE T. MACARTHUR FOUNDATION

The MacArthur Foundation believes that respect for human rights is fundamental to human security, individual well-being, and good governance; that promotion of both international and local human rights is necessary for realizing rights in diverse geography.  more

THE NESTLE FOUNDATION

 The Nestle Foundation initiates and supports research in human nutrition with public health relevance in low-income and lower middle-income countries according to the World Bank classification more

THE NESTLÉ FOUNDATION, SWITZERLAND

The Pilot Grant PG) Program of the Foundation provides support for pilot research that has a high potential to lead to a subsequent full research project grant. Usually the Foundation does not support nutritional survey research. more

TURTLE CONSERVATION FUND, USA

As one of its main functions, TCF administers a turtle conservation and research grants program. more

SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (SSRC)

The Abe Fellowship Program encourages international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern. more

SOUTH EAST ASIAN REGIONAL CENTRE FOR GRADUATE STUDY AND RESEARCH IN AGRICULTURE (SEARCA)

Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA): Graduate Study Program. The Graduate Study Program aims to ensure the relevance and responsiveness of Southeast Asia's agricultural scientists and professionals  more

THE AMBROSE MONELL FOUNDATION

Voluntarily aiding and contributing to religious, charitable, scientific, literary, and educational uses and purposes, in New York, elsewhere in the United States and throughout the world.. more

THE AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION (AFSP)

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), a 501(c)(3) organization, has been at the forefront of a wide range of suicide prevention initiatives -- each designed to reduce loss of life from suicide. more

MONSANTO FUND, USA

The Monsanto Fund is dedicated to improving nutritional well-being through projects rooted in agriculture. We pursue our work through partnerships and collaborations with research institutions, governments, and local, national, and international NGO’s more

NIDA INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM, USA

NIDA supports research on the biomedical and behavioral causes, consequences, prevention, and treatment of drug abuse and addiction. Investigators propose research projects by applying for Direct Foreign Grants or Domestic Grants With a Foreign Component more

NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH (NIH), USA

Used to support a discrete, specified, circumscribed research project more

NIPPON FOUNDATION, JAPAN

The Nippon Foundation grew from origins in the 1960s as an organization concerned with rebuilding Japan’s maritime industry. The Foundation maintains its interest in maritime issues, supports volunteer groups in Japan, and provides grants for international. more

ORSKOV FOUNDATION, UNITED KINGDOM

The Orskov Foundation promotes sustainable development for the poorest rural communities in the world.  more

PANASONIC (IDEAS FOR LIFE)

Aimed at bringing up the future leaders of Asia and promoting mutual friendship between their home countries and Japan, the program provides scholarships to students from eight countries and regions throughout Asia (China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines. more

FUND OF TIDES FOUNDATION, USA

These grants are issued through an open application process - legally qualified, public charitable organizations with a compelling idea about how maps can help them work more effectively are eligible. more

FUND FOR SHARIAH SCHOLARS IN ISLAMIC FINANCE,

The Scholarship is aimed at enlarging the pool of Shariah scholars who are well-equipped with the necessary knowledge and competencies in both Shariah and Islamic finance more

ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION, NEW YORK

Must fit within one or more of the Rockefeller Foundation initiatives which are Basic Survival Safeguards, Global Health, Climate & Environment, Urbanization, Social & Economic Security more

SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION OF THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA

The scholarships are awarded by the foundation board from funds of the Conciliation Fund of the Republic of Austria for descendents of forced labourers or people coming from countries that have suffered exceptionally from the Nazi regime more

GEORGE INSTITUTE FOR INTERNATIONAL HEALTH, USA

To offer short courses, both online and in person, to build skills in NCD control.
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GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT NETWORK

The Regional Research Competitions (RRCs) are the entry point into GDN’s Global Research Capacity Building Program™. The main purpose is to identify and unearth talent in developing and transition countries. RRCs are carried out every year by GDN's Region  more

GLOBAL FUND FOR WOMEN

The Global Fund for Women supports women's groups that advance the human rights of women and girls. more

INTERNATIONAL AIDS SOCIETY

The intent of this program is to attract both international and U.S.-based young, early stage investigators from outside the field of HIV/AIDS research to help address new questions related to emerging issues of long-term survival with HIV infection. more

Last Update: February 23, 2017