2016 Call for Proposals: Science for People and Nature Partnership Program

Deadline: 25 April 2016 The Nature Conservancy, the Wildlife Conservation Society, and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) jointly announce a fourth annual Request for Proposals (RPF) under the topic: The Science for People and Nature Partnership (SNAPP). SNAPP working groups convene individuals from a broad variety of disciplines, sectors, and institutions – including academics, field practitioners, policy makers and members of the private sector. SNAPP advances … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Pakistan: Supporting Civil Society, Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 31 May 2016 The U.S. Consulate General in Karachi is currently inviting proposals for projects that focus on strengthening civil society, supporting economic empowerment and entrepreneurship and providing media training and professional development, and support. The program is under U.S. Embassy Islamabad Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department's Public Diplomacy grants Program. The U.S. Consulate General in Karachi will only consider proposals implemented Sindh Province … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State Bureau of EAP: Seeking Applications for Small Environmental Grants

Deadline: 15 April 2016 The U.S. Department of State Bureau of East Asia Pacific Affairs (EAP) is seeking applications from organizations for its small environmental awards to support local and regional small-scale environmental projects. These awards are funded through EAP regional foreign assistance monies, and managed by the OES Regional Environment, Science, Technology and Health. Funding Information Applications should not request less than $5,000 and no more than … [Read more...]

Apply for Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships: Get Scholarships worth £4,000!

Deadline: 1 May 2016 Applications are open for the Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships (SSS) programme. The scholarships are designed to support the promotion of Scotland as a learning nation and a science nation and targeted at the priority sectors of creative industries, life sciences, technology, financial services and renewable and clean energy. Priority Subject Areas Architecture Arts and Humanities Clean and Renewable Energy Communications, Media and Culture Design Earth … [Read more...]

UNESCO/ Poland Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme 2016

Deadline: 30 April 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for UNESCO/POLAND Co-Sponsored Research Fellowships Programme whose aim is to promote human resource capacities in the developing countries and to enhance international understanding and friendship among nations and the people of Poland. The fellowship will be an opportunity to undertake an individual research programme in the field of Science, Technology and Engineering. Eligible Countries Africa: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina … [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...]

Matsumae International Foundation’s Research Fellowship Program 2017

Deadline: 31 August 2016 The Matsumae International Foundation (MIF) is currently accepting applications for its 2017 fellowship program with the theme “Towards A Greater Understanding of Japan and a Lasting World Peace”. The MIF is a nongovernmental organization. Its Fund is solely based on donations from many Japanese people enterprises and groups, most of the donors are individuals who are sympathetic with the Founder's ideals, and maintain contributions to the Fund from their limited … [Read more...]

British Embassy Ankara: Turkey Prosperity Fund to Promote Economic Reform and Growth in Partner Countries!

Deadline: 4 April 2016 The British Embassy Ankara has announced a £1.3bn Prosperity Fund over the next 5 years to promote the economic reform and development needed for growth in partner countries. The Funding priorities will include improving the business climate, competitiveness and operation of markets, energy and financial sector reform, and increasing the ability of partner countries to tackle corruption. Thematic Areas Financial Services Supporting green/climate financing models … [Read more...]

Apply for the Wellcome Trust Seed Awards in Science! A Chance to win up to £100,000

Deadline: 20 June 2016 Wellcome Trust is accepting applications for its Seed Awards in science to provide responsive, flexible funding, enabling researchers to develop a novel idea to a position. The Award encourages applications which propose to carry out interdisciplinary research across the Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Innovations funding. The Trust encourages researchers: at the start of their independent careers who wish to develop innovative ideas outside of their … [Read more...]

CODERSIA: Call for Applications for 2016 Small Grants Program!

Deadline: 30 April 2016 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) has announced a call for applications from African universities for its 2016 Small Grants Programme for Thesis Writing. The grants serve as part of the Council’s contribution to the development of the social sciences in Africa, and the continuous renewal and strengthening of research capacities in African universities, through the funding of primary research conducted by postgraduate … [Read more...]