|Funding Types||Program Summary|
|AcademyHealth||AcademyHealth Scholarships and Fellowships||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty|
AcademyHealth works to improve health and the performance of the health
system by supporting the production and use of evidence to inform policy
and practice. AcademyHealth provides access to information on scholarships
and fellowships available through organizations in Washington, D.C. and
throughout the country, as well as a growing number of opportunities
directly through AcademyHealth.
|African Academy of Sciences (AAS)||African Academy of Sciences Funding Opportunities||Post-doctoral, Faculty|
The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) recognizes excellence through fellowship
and award schemes; provides advisory and think tank functions for
shaping Africa’s science, technology and innovation strategies and
policies; and implements key science, technology and innovation
programmes addressing Africa’s developmental challenges. AAS also coordinates mentorship programs.
|Afya Bora Consortium||Afya Bora Consortium Fellowships in Global Health Leadership||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Health Professional|
The 1-year Afya Bora Fellowship in Global Health Leadership trains US and African medical, nursing and health professionals to design, manage, evaluate large health programs in Kenya, Botswana, Uganda, Tanzania and Cameroon.
|Age UK||Research Funding||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Health Professional|
Age UK aims to improve later life for everyone through information and advice, services, campaigns, products, training and research. The Research into Ageing Fund supports research to improve the health and wellbeing of older people through a response-mode competitive peer-reviewed system.
|Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (American Friends)||Humboldt Foundation Fellowships and Awards||Post-doctoral, Health Professional|
American Friends of the Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation promotes networking, exchange and creative collaboration among scientists, scholars, artists and other professionals in the United States and Germany. Most of the fellowships and grants are open to all nationalities.
|Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research||Call for Proposals||Post-doctoral, Faculty|
The Alliance issues calls for proposals on a regular basis. Institutions from low- and middle-income countries are targetted.
|American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)||AACR Funding Opportunities||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional, Travel|
AACR grants support researchers, domestically and abroad, at every stage of their career, representing a global commitment to understanding, preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer. AACR offers research funding, postdoctoral and clinical research fellowships, scientific achievement awards and travel grants.
|American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)||AAAS Fellowships||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral|
AAAS is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing science for the benefit of all people. AAAS offers Science and Technology Policy Fellowships, as well as many other opportunities and resources.
|American Association of University Women (AAUW)||Educational Funding and Awards||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Health Professional, Travel|
AAUW advances educational and professional opportunities for women in the United States and around the globe. Domestic and international fellowship and grant recipients perform research in a wide range of disciplines and work to improve their schools and communities.
|American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA)||ABTA Research Grants||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral|
The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) provides critical funding to researchers working toward breakthroughs in brain tumor diagnosis, treatment and care, with the ultimate goal of finding a cure.
|American Cancer Society||International Programs||Post-doctoral, Health Professional|
As the nation's largest private, not-for-profit source of funds for scientists studying cancer, the American Cancer Society (ACS) focuses its funding on investigator-initiated, peer-reviewed proposals.
|American Institute of Indian Studies||Research Fellowships||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral|
The American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS) furthers the knowledge of India in the United States by supporting American scholarship on India. AIIS offers research fellowships in all fields, including public health and biomedical research.
|American Psychological Association (APA)||International Programs and Awards||Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional, Institutional, Travel|
The American Psychological Association (APA) supports the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge. Its Office of International Affairs selects a number of internationally focused awards, including travel and mentor awards.
|American Sexually Transmitted Diseases Association (ASTDA)||ASTDA Developmental Awards||Post-doctoral, Faculty|
ASTDA is an organization dedicated to the control and study of sexually transmitted diseases. ASTDA Development Awards to encourage new investigators to pursue careers in STD research. The awards are open to PhD or MD investigators at U.S. institutions who have recently achieved faculty rank, and persons who are making the transition from postdoctoral training to faculty-level appointments at U.S. sites.
|American Society for Microbiology||Fellowship and Career Information||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Travel|
The American Society for Microbiology aims to advance the microbiological sciences. Students, postdoctoral fellows, and early and mid-career scientists are eligible for fellowships to conduct research and participate in activities that encourage professional growth in a new area. Funds may be available for stipends, housing, travel, and ASM membership.
|American Society of Hematology||ASH Career Development Awards||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Travel|
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) promotes research, clinical care, education, training, and advocacy related to the causes and treatments of blood disorders. ASH offers many career development awards for a variety of experience levels.
|American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene||Funding and Fellowships Sponsored by ASTMH||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Travel|
The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) is a worldwide organization of scientists, clinicians, and program professionals whose mission is to promote global health through the prevention and control of infectious and other diseases that disproportionately afflict the global poor. ASTMH offers a variety of awards, fellowships and medals, including travel awards to its annual meeting.
|Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association||Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral|
The ALS Association Research Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program supports INNOVATIVE research of high scientific merit and relevance to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), offering investigators awards in many categories.
|Arthritis Foundation||Funding Opportunities||Post-doctoral, Faculty|
Arthritis Foundation Research Program seeks to maximize the impact of its research investment by focusing on Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Juvenile Arthritis.
|Association for Women in Mathematics||Travel Grants||Post-doctoral, Travel|
The purpose of the Association for Women in Mathematics is to encourage women and girls to study and to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences
|Association of Public Health Laboratories||Fellowship and Traineeship Programs||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral|
Through its fellowship and traineeship programs, APHL prepares students for careers in public health laboratories and supports specialized training for practicing scientists.
|Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health||ASPPH Fellowships and Internships||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Health Professional|
ASPPH fellowship and internship programs offer opportunities for current masters and doctoral level students and recent graduates to round out academic training and gain hands-on public health experience while continuing to develop professional skills and expertise in public health. On-site mentoring from public health professionals provides valuable career guidance and networking opportunities.
|Australian Research Council||National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP)||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Institutional|
The ARC funds research and researchers under the National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP). The program comprises two main elements - Discovery and Linkage - under which the ARC funds a range of complementary schemes to support researchers at different stages of their careers, build Australia’s research capability, expand and enhance research networks and collaborations, and develop centres of research excellence.
|Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)||International Funding||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral|
BBSRC aims to ensure that the UK remains a world leader in the biosciences, and that academic research, industrial R&D and the UK economy benefit from the increasing scientific activity across the globe. BBSRC promotes international links at the policy level and between researchers. Offers a variety of international research and collaboration awards.
|Bioversity International||Fellowships||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional|
Bioversity International collaborates with students (MSc and PhD) and working professionals from developed and developing countries to carry out thesis or other research that contributes to our mission to deliver scientific evidence, management practices and policy options to use and safeguard agricultural biodiversity to attain global food and nutrition security.
|Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation for Basic Research in Medicine||PhD Fellowships, MD Fellowships and Travel Grants||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Travel|
The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds is a public foundation - an independent, not-for-profit institution for the exclusive and direct promotion of basic research in biomedicine. It supports researchers and projects aimed to experimentally elucidate basic phenomena of human life and pays particular attention to the promotion of junior scientists.
|Brocher Foundation||Brocher Foundation Residencies||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty|
Brocher Foundation Residencies give researchers (PhD students to Professors) the opportunity to work at the Brocher Centre in Switzerland on projects on the ethical, legal and social implications for humankind of recent medical research and new technologies. A researcher can apply with one or two other researchers to work on a collaborative project together.
|Burroughs Wellcome Fund||Grant Programs||Post-doctoral, Faculty, Institutional, Travel|
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund's grantmaking strategies are to support biomedical scientists at the beginning of their careers and to make grants in areas of science that are poised for significant advancement but currently undervalued and underfunded. Within this overall strategy, BWF makes grants within six focus areas: Biomedical Sciences; Infectious Disease; Interfaces in Science; Population and Laboratory Based Sciences; Reproductive Sciences; and Science Education.
|Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)||CIHR Funding Opportunities||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral|
CIHR provides funding opportunities for four themes of health research: Biomedical; Clinical; Health systems services; Social, cultural, environmental and population health.
|Cancer Research Institute||Cancer Research Programs||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Institutional|
The Cancer Research Institute funds research aimed at furthering the development of immunological approaches to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer. As of 2011, some programs may be restricted or on hold. Please check information about the various programs.