Category Archives: Development Research

Global Innovation Fund GIF grants for development in developing world

Global Innovation Fund GIF grants for development in developing world

Deadline: Ongoing The Global Innovation Fund (GIF) is accepting applications for funding. GIF welcomes applicants to propose innovative, cost-effective solutions that address any major development challenge in any country (or in multiple countries) in the developing world. GIF is nonprofit innovation fund headquartered in London. The Global Innovation Fund invests in social innovations that aim to improve the lives… Continue Reading

IDRC Research Awards 2016

IDRC Research Awards 2016

Deadline: 6 August 2015 The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is calling applications for the IDRC Research Awards 2016. IDRC offers these awards to graduate-level Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries. Award Research award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research on the topic they have submitted, and will receive hands-on… Continue Reading

Global Innovation Fund Grants up to $15 Million

Global Innovation Fund Grants up to $15 Million

Deadline: Ongoing The Global Innovation Fund (GIF) is accepting applications for funding. GIF welcomes applicants to propose innovative, cost-effective solutions that address any major development challenge in any country (or in multiple countries) in the developing world. GIF offers funding ranging from USD $50,000 to $15 million. Applicants should request the amount of funding they need… Continue Reading

Abe Fellowship: International Multidisciplinary Research on Topics of Pressing Global Concern

Abe Fellowship: International Multidisciplinary Research on Topics of Pressing Global Concern

Deadline: 1 September 2015 The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) is announcing the Abe Fellowship Program Competition to foster the development of a new generation of researchers who are interested in policy-relevant topics of long-range importance and who are willing to become key members of a bilateral… Continue Reading