Research & Sciences opportunities

TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme

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In collaboration with UNESCO and a number of centres of excellence in the South, TWAS has instituted a Joint Associateship Scheme to enable competent researchers from the South to visit these centres...

Nominations for Lush Prize 2020

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The Lush Prize rewards initiatives across science and campaigning that work to end or replace animal testing, particularly in the area of toxicology research. Science Prize. For individuals,...

Tinker Field Research

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$30,000
Tinker Field Research Grants are awarded to universities with Centers of Latin American Studies for the provision of travel grants to graduate students with little or no previous field experience so...

Stage à l'Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture (UNESCO)

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15 000,00 $ CA
Au sein du Cabinet de la Directrice générale, la personne stagiaire œuvrera sous la supervision de la Conseillère attitrée aux domaines des sciences sociales et humaines, des débats d’idées...

African Researchers’ Small Grants Program

8 days left
USD $5,000 - $25,000
This third call for proposals is targeted at outstanding researchers – especially beginning researchers – and academics based in research institutions or universities in Africa. Applicants will...

Green & Sustainable Chemistry Challenge

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€50,000
The winners will be announced at the 2020 Green & Sustainable Chemistry Conference in Germany. The Challenge is articulated in two tracks: Scientific prizes: the winning project will receive...

PhD Scholarships in Data Science

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The AIMS-Carnegie Research program in Data Science and its Applications aims to position Africa at the forefront of information science. It also seeks to ensure that scientists worldwide are able to...

2020 Science and Innovation Awards

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$22,000
Grant applications are now open for the 2020 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. If you’re 18-35 and want to make a difference in agriculture, this...

IsDB-TWAS Grants to Develop Research Collaboration in Sustainability Sciences

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The specific aims of the programme are to: identify the most promising projects relevant to sustainability sciences likely to have a concrete impact on society; encourage the pursuit of scientific...

Mahathir Science Award

39 days left
There are four categories of the award: Tropical Agriculture Tropical Architecture & Engineering Tropical Medicine Tropical Natural Resources

UKRI-NHMRC Built Environment and Prevention

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$4,000,000
Aim Through the UKRI-NHMRC Built Environment Prevention Research Scheme, MRC, ESRC, and the NHMRC aim to support world-leading prevention research seeking to address the shared burden of NCDs...

The Takagi Fund for Citizen Science

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US$5,000.
Grant Amounts Maximum grant amount per application this year is US$5,000. In case your planned research or training activities would cost more than that amount, please contact the Secretariat before...

Africa India Mobility Fund (AIMF)

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$5,000
Africa and India share many challenges, including in health, and the asset of a young population. The AIMF hopes that bringing together researchers from these geographies would lead to sustainable...

2019 WUN Research Development Fund

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£10,000
The RDF provides grants of up to £10,000 , for one year, to augment institutional funds in fostering research collaborations among academic staff (faculty members) at partner universities. The RDF...

Unusual Solutions Competition

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USD 100,000
The competition addresses the 3 following “challenges” (themes). three themes are as follows: How can drone data and AI tools become more relevant to solving local social challenges? How to...

Award for Innovation in the Prevention and Response of Gender Based Violence 2020

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up to $100,000
The Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) and the World Bank Group (WBG) are seeking applications for innovative research and interventions or related activities that will contribute to the...

Citizen Science for species discovery

131 days left
$5,000 to $30,000
Proposals should activate a network of citizen scientists to help support the discovery of species, bridge biodiversity gaps, and accelerate biodiversity data collection, identification, and...

Organic Farming Research Foundation

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2019 Priority Areas  Proposal submissions must meet one or more of the seven priority areas listed below. 1. Soil Health. Topics of primary interest include carbon sequestration, reduced tillage...

The Biocodex Microbiota Foundation

69 days left
€200,000
The Biocodex Microbiota Foundation founds research projects focused on human gut microbiota related to health and disease. Every year, the call for proposals covers a specific theme chosen by an...

Rolex Awards for Enterprise

206 days left
200,000 Swiss francs
The Rolex Awards identify and invest in exceptional people around the world who are carrying out pioneering projects. Rolex Laureates are of all nationalities and backgrounds. They are united by a...

The 17th Economix: Global Economic Challenges

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US$ 1000
The 17th Economix: Global Economic Challenges promotes “Inequality in the Modern Era: An Unresolved Question” as this year competition’s grand theme. The competition will provide its...

2020 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards

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The call for submission of applications is now opened for the OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, a high-profile award that honors the...

The Allianz Climate Risk Research Award 2019

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EUR 7.000
The Allianz Climate Risk Research Award 2019 focuses on excellent research projects regarding resilience, digitalization and weather risks expected to rise as a result of climate change. It is funded...

Research projects within the Baltic-Nordic Energy Research Programme

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The aims of the Baltic-Nordic Energy Research Programme is to: “…promote energy research and analysis in the Baltic States and inspire intra-Baltic and Baltic-Nordic collaboration […]”....

AIMS Small Research Grants in Climate Change Science

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USD 10 000
The objectives of the AIMS Small Research Grants Program in Climate Change Science are to provide funding: to support the development of early career African academics of postdoctoral standing (or...

2019 Emerald African Management Research Fund Award

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approximately US$4,000
Emerald and AFAM (Africa Academy of Management), in association with INASP and the International Academy of African Business and Development (IAABD), are delighted to offer a research grant for an...

The Volvo Environment Prize

110 days left
EUR 145,000
Laureates represent all fields of environmental and sustainability studies and initiatives. The Volvo Environment Prize is awarded by an independent foundation. A Scientific Committee does the...

Field Research Grants Applications

9 days left
$15,000
The Tinker Foundation’s Field Research Grants Program is designed to provide graduate-level scholars with hands-on experience of their region of study, regardless of academic discipline.  The...