Grants and Resources for Research

A list of current and past grant funding opportunities and useful resources for NGOs for research.

Department of Justice: Seeking Applications for Research and Evaluation on Victims of Crime

Deadline: 3 June 2016 The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is inviting applicants for funding for research and evaluation studies that will improve the understanding of victims of crime and/or will improve the programs designed to address their needs. The program furthers the Department’s mission by sponsoring research to provide objective, independent, evidence-based knowledge and tools to meet the challenges of victims of … [Read more...]

Indo-U.S. Vaccine Action Program to Support Research Projects

Deadline: 7 May 2019 The Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health (NIH) is inviting organizations/institutions for Vaccine Action Program (VAP) with an aim  to support collaborative vaccine-related research projects that ultimately reduce the burden of infectious diseases of importance in India, the U.S., the South Asian region and globally. The program will conduct vaccine-related research through U.S.-Indo collaborations on a variety of infectious diseases, … [Read more...]

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture: Young Arab Women in Agricultural Science

Deadline: 15 June 2016 The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) in collaboration with CRDF Global is seeking applications for a joint research grant competition for young Arab women scientists collaborating with US researchers in agricultural science with an aim to facilitate international research partnerships between American researchers and women Arab scientists that will form the basis of long-term, sustained scientific engagement. ICBA is an international, non-profit … [Read more...]

Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy: Seeking Applicants for Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellowship Program

Deadline: 4 April 2016 The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is currently accepting applications for Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellowship program to work on an independent research paper or project of their own design. The fellowship will last for a period of six months, and fellows will be selected based on their credentials and proposed projects or research. The Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellowship was established in memory of Egyptian political writer and commentator Bassem Sabry. … [Read more...]

Alliance for Health Policy and System Research: Inviting Researchers from Low- and Middle-Income Countries!

Deadline: 29 February 2016 The Alliance for Health Policy and System Research (AHPSR) is calling researchers, decision-makers and other stakeholders from low- and middle-income countries for a unique opportunity to engage in Implementation Research and Delivery Science (IRDS) and to highlight their work to the global health community. The purpose of this call is to solicit case studies that are real examples of projects of Implementation Research and Delivery Science (IRDS). The objectives of … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust: Seeking Applications to Secure the Health and Wellbeing of Generations!

Deadline: 29 January 2016 Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its Our Planet, Our Health funding program to secure the health and wellbeing of present and future generations while responsibly stewarding the planet.  It is a transdisciplinary programme that research the ways complex changes in environment affect the health of people and develop potential solutions to enhance resilience. The Wellcome Trust is an independent global charitable foundation dedicated to improving health, … [Read more...]

Nasdaq Educational Foundation: Inviting Applicants for Various Grant Programs!

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Nasdaq Educational Foundation is seeking applications for its various grants program. The Foundation was established in 1994 and is supported entirely by contributions from Nasdaq with a mission to promote and provide opportunities through collaborations and initiatives that support and deliver innovative educational programs and charitable activities supportive of Nasdaq’s mission. Nasdaq provides the infrastructure, tools and strategic insights tailored for the … [Read more...]

Human Rights under Pressure – Ethics, Law and Politics: Seeking Applications for Postdoctoral Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 21 February 2016 Human Rights under Pressure – Ethics, Law and Politics (HR-UP) is seeking applications for its one year fully-funded Post Doctoral Fellowship Program offered together by Freie Universität Berlin and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the Einstein Foundation Berlin. The program has international and interdisciplinary layout and the width of its research program, postdoctoral researchers will make a vital contribution … [Read more...]

Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection: Seeking Proposals for Prevention and Preparedness Projects in Civil Protection and Marine Pollution!

Deadline: 14 March 2016 The European Commission’s Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department is currently seeking proposals for prevention and preparedness projects in the field of civil protection and marine pollution. This call for proposals will help to fund activities aimed at closer cooperation in prevention, preparedness and awareness-raising in civil protection and marine pollution. It covers any type of disaster (i.e. floods, earthquakes, fires, pandemics, CBRN, etc). The … [Read more...]

INSA JRD- Tata Fellowship Programme: Extending facilities of Scientific Infrastructure and Expertise!

Deadline: 30 April 2016 Indian National Science Academy (INSA) is seeking applications for its INSA JRD- Tata Fellowship Programme with a purpose to extend facilities of scientific infrastructure and expertise of India to scientists and researchers from other developing countries. INSA, a premier scientific organization in India representing all branches of Science and Technology, has instituted the INSA JRD- Tata Fellowship in honour of the late JRD Tata, visionary and a leading … [Read more...]

Stroke Association: Inviting Applicants for Project Grants!

Deadline: 3 February 2016 Stroke Association is inviting applicants for the project grants that is a most popular funding stream and covers the whole spectrum from prevention and risk factors, through to treatment and rehabilitation in a clinical setting and longer-term in the community. Two types of application can be submitted for project grants funding stream. Clinical Trial Project Grants Developmental Research Project Grants Stroke Association has wide range of research awards … [Read more...]

Royal Geographical Society Small Research Grants of up to £3,000 for Early Career Researchers

Deadline: 18 January 2016 Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers (RGS-IBG) is inviting for original desk and/or field based research in any area of geography. Preference will be given to early career researchers. RGS-IBG is the UK's learned society and professional body for geography, founded in 1830. It is a world leader in advancing geography and supporting its practitioners in the UK and across the world.  As the learned society and professional body for … [Read more...]

Swiss Network for International Studies: Call for Project Grants 2016

Deadline: 13 January 2016 The Swiss Network for International Studies SNIS is offering project grants for pluri-disciplinary research teams that run for two years. The Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) was founded in 2008 as the successor institution of the former Geneva International Academic Network (GIAN). While the former GIAN was mostly active in Geneva due to the mandatory research collaboration with International Organizations, the SNIS was set up by joint decision by the … [Read more...]

AIAS-COFUND (Marie Curie) International Fellowships for Talented Researchers

Deadline: 5 February 2016 Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS) has announced 10 to 12 COFUND fellowships for talented researchers. The scheme is cofounded by Aarhus University and the European Union’s 7th Framework Programme and provides research opportunities for the most talented researchers from around the world.  Junior and Senior AIAS-COFUND Fellowships are available. The duration of a fellowship varies from 6 to 36 months, commencing in the period from September 2016 to February … [Read more...]

Cuban Heritage Collection: Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program 2016-2017

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Cuban Heritage Collection is seeking applications for the Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program that will provide assistance to doctoral students who wish to use the research resources available in the University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection (CHC) in support of dissertation research. The goal of the Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowships is to engage emerging scholars with the materials available in the CHC and thus contribute to the larger body of … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Northern Contaminants Program 2016-17

Deadline: 12 January 2016 The call for proposals for the Northern Contaminants Program 2016-17 are now open. The Northern Contaminants Program (NCP) engages Northerners and scientists in researching and monitoring of long-range contaminants in the Canadian Arctic, that is, contaminants that are transported to the Arctic through atmospheric and oceanic processes from other parts of the world and which remain in the Arctic environment and build up in the food chain. The Northern Contaminants … [Read more...]

12th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC)-Call for Papers

Deadline: 31 January 2016 World Bank in Washington, DC is inviting applicants for its 12th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC) which will held on 11th-13th September, 2016.  The overall theme of the meeting will be “Water Security in a Changing World.” The International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC) was established in the early 1990’s with the goal of forming a platform for water economists that would promote economic work on water … [Read more...]

Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-AACR Grant: Promoting Innovative Cancer Research

Deadline:  12 January 2016 Applicants are invited to submit their applications for Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-AACR Grant program, it’s a joint effort to promote and support innovative cancer research. This grant is available to full time, independent junior and senior investigators to develop and study new ideas and innovative approaches. The mission of the American Association for Cancer Research is to prevent and cure cancer through research, education, communication, and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Various Research Grants by Schlesinger Library!

Deadline: 1 February 2016 The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Havard University is offering grants for the following programs: Research Support Grants Dissertation Grants Oral History Grants Research Support Grants The Schlesinger Library invites postdoctoral or independent scholars whose research requires use of the library's collections to apply for research support. Grants Information Grants … [Read more...]

Apply for the Sloan Fellowship Program: Inviting Postdoctoral Researchers!

Deadline: 7 December 2015 The Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies (HCPDS) has launched the “Sloan Fellowship on Aging and Work” to provide opportunities for research and leadership training in a two-year, non-degree program for postdoctoral researchers in the field of aging population and the labor force. The Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies (HCPDS) uses a multidisciplinary approach, integrating population health, and social and economic sciences to … [Read more...]