Grants and Resources for Research

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

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...]