Applications Open for IDRC Doctoral Research Awards 2016: Improving the Lives of People in Developing World

Deadline: 18 May 2016 ​International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is currently accepting applications for the IDRC Doctoral Research Awards 2016, to promote the growth of Canadian and developing country capacity in research to improve the lives of people in the developing world. Thematic Priorities Agriculture and Environment Inclusive Economies Technology and Innovation Award Information The award will cover justifiable field research expenses up to CA$20,000. Eligibility … [Read more...]

Law Foundation of Ontario: 2016 Access to Justice Fund

Deadline: 1 April 2016 The Law Foundation of Ontario (LFO) inviting non-profit organizations across Canada for its Access to Justice Fund (ATJF) for projects addressing legal needs. The LFO was the third Canadian jurisdiction to create a law foundation. British Columbia was first in 1969, followed by Saskatchewan in 1971. As of 2001, all Canadian provinces and territories had law foundations in place. Through granting and collaboration foundation invest in knowledge and services that help … [Read more...]

ERA-HDHL Call for Joint Transnational Research Proposals: Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health

Deadline: 19 April 2016 The JPI HDHL together with the European Commission is currently inviting Research Proposals on the topic “Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health (BioNH)”. The Joint Programming Initiative “A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life” (JPI HDHL) has been established to coordinate research in the areas of food, diet, physical activity and health in order to achieve tangible societal and health impact and to strengthen European leadership and competitiveness in this … [Read more...]

Status of Women Canada: Call for Proposals to increase Women’s Participation in Democratic and Public Life

Deadline: 20 April 2016 and 1 June 2016 Status of Women Canada has announced a Call for Proposals for projects that increase women’s participation in the democratic and public life.  All projects will include a number of predetermined elements, which organizations must address in their proposals. The Women’s Program, which provides financial support to projects that focus on overcoming systemic barriers and changing the conditions that hinders gender equality. Call for proposals are divided … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: ACU Early Career Academic Grants 2016

Deadline: 15 April 2016 The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is currently inviting applicants from ACU member universities for its Early Career Academic Grants 2016. Applications will be strengthened by the applicant providing evidence of the submission/acceptance of a paper or poster, or other communication with the conference organisers. Eligible Countries Australasia: Australia, New Zealand Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, … [Read more...]

Fahs-Beck Fund: Apply for the Faculty/Post-Doctoral Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 April 2016 Fahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation is seeking applications from non-profit human service organizations in the United States and Canada for its Faculty/Post-Doctoral Grant Program to support the research of faculty members or post-doctoral researchers. Funding Areas Studies to develop, refine, evaluate, or disseminate innovative interventions designed to prevent or ameliorate major social, psychological, behavioral or public health problems affecting … [Read more...]

IC-IMPACTS: Promoting Bilateral Scientific Collaboration between Indian and Canadian Scientists!

Deadline: 1 April 2016 India-Canada Centre for Innovative Multidisciplinary Partnership to Accelerate Community Transformation and Sustainability (IC-IMPACTS), The Department of Science and Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology and Government of India, New Delhi is seeking applications from Indian and Canadian researchers /scientists to conduct the India-Canada Cooperative Science Programme to promote bilateral scientific collaboration between Indian and Canadian … [Read more...]

Capital Magnet Fund: Serving Low-income Families and Communities across America

Deadline: 30 March 2016 The Community Development Financial Institute (CDFI), U.S. Department of Treasury is seeking applications from organisations for Capital Magnet Fund to spur investment in affordable housing and related economic development efforts that serve low-income families and low-income communities across America. The CDFI Fund was established by the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act of 1994, as a bipartisan initiative. Through the Capital Magnet Fund, … [Read more...]

Law Foundation of Ontario – Access to Justice Fund 2016 across Canada: Grants of up to $100,000

Deadline: 1 April 2016 The Law Foundation of Ontario is currently accepting applications from non-profit organizations across Canada to the Access to Justice Fund (ATJF) 2016. The Foundation's vision is to Putting people at the heart of justice. Through granting and collaboration it invests in knowledge and services that help people understand the law and use it to improve their lives. Specific Areas Children and youth Consumers Public legal education, intake and … [Read more...]

Aga Khan Foundation’s International Scholarship Programme 2016-2017

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Aga Khan Foundation is currently accepting applications from students around different countries for its 2016-2017 International Scholarship Programme. Application forms can be obtained from the Aga Khan Foundation or Aga Khan Education Service/Board office in the applicant’s country of current residence. The Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from select developing countries that have no … [Read more...]