|Funding Types||Program Summary|
|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.
|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 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.
|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.
|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.
|Baxter International Foundation||Grants Program||Faculty, Health Professional|
The Baxter International Foundation's primary focus is increasing access to healthcare worldwide. Recent grants support access to dental care, mental health, and other healthcare services for children, the uninsured, veterans, and the elderly.
|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.
|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.
|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.
|Cancer Research UK||Funding Programs||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional, Institutional, Travel|
Cancer Research UK funds individual biomedical scientists, clinical researchers and research leaders. They also support research through our multiple centres of excellence in cancer across the UK, via our core institutes, and through involvement in partnerships and networks in the UK and internationally. Search a large collection of types of funding.
|Cochrane Collaboration||Awards, Scholarships and Funding Initiatives||Faculty, Health Professional|
The Cochrane Collaboration is an international network of dedicated people from over 100 countries that work together to help health care providers, policy makers, patients, their advocates and caregivers, make well-informed decisions about health care, based on the best available research evidence, by preparing, updating and promoting the accessibility of Cochrane Reviews. A number of awards, prizes, fellowships and scholarships are available to contributors.
|Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC)||Commonwealth Scholarships||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional|
The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) is responsible for managing Britain’s contribution to the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP), established in 1959, and supports around 700 awards annually.
|Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Clinical Oncology||CCF Funding Opportunities||Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional|
The Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF), founded by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), seeks dramatic advances in the prevention, treatment and cures of all types of cancer. CCF offers many funding opportunities for oncologists working in any country, and some opportunities have an international focus, such as the International Development and Education Award, International Innovation Grant and the Long-term International Fellowship.
|Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA)||CARTA Grants and Scholarships||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty|
The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) is a south-south partnership with a south-north collaboration jointly led by the African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC), Kenya, and the University of Witwatersrand (Wits), South Africa. CARTA offers a variety of grants, fellowships and scholarships.
|Council for International Exchange of Scholars||Fulbright Programs||Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional, Institutional|
The Fulbright Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program and is supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world.
|CRDF Global||Newton's List: A Gateway to International Research Collaboration||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Travel|
Established in 2013 and co-sponsored by CRDF Global and the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), Newton’s List is a a user-driven aggregate of current international funding opportunities for students and researchers working in natural and social science fields. Search opportunities by discipline or eligibility.
|Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation,DFG)||DFG Funding Programs for Early-Career Researchers||Post-doctoral, Faculty|
The DFG, the largest independent research funding organization in Germany, promotes the advancement of science and the humanities by funding research projects, research centers and networks, and facilitating cooperation among researchers. DFG supports a number of grants and fellowships for persons of any nationality who are currently engaged in, or intend to undertake, research work in Germany.
|Doris Duke Charitable Foundation||Medical Research Program||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty|
The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Medical Research Program supports the prevention, treatment and cure of human disease through support for the clinical research career ladder, and the advancement of innovations in clinical research.
|Earthwatch Institute||Supporting Science for a Sustainable Future: Grants for Scientists||Faculty|
Earthwatch Institute supports scholarly research worldwide in the biological, physical, social, and cultural sciences through a variety of grants.
|European Commission Research and Innovation||Marie Curie Actions Research Fellowship Programme||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty|
Marie Curie Actions fellowships for researchers, supported by the European Commission, are European research grants available to researchers regardless of their nationality or field of research. Opportunities are available for early stage and experienced researchers.
|Fight for Sight||Fight for Sight Grants||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty|
Fight for Sight was founded in 1946 by Mildred Weisenfeld, a young woman with retinitis pigmentosa, to encourage and fund research in ophthalmology, vision and related sciences. The goal of the Fight for Sight research program is to provide initial funding and support for beginning investigators interested in detection, understanding, prevention, treatment and cures of visual disorders especially those diseases leading to impaired sight or blindness.
|German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)||Scholarships and Grants for International Students and Scholars||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty|
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is a publicly-funded independent organization of higher education institutions in Germany. DAAD offers a wide range of funding opportunities for individuals and institutions in higher education.
|Grand Challenges in Global Health||Grant Opportunities||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional, Institutional|
The Grand Challenges in Global Health initiative fosters scientific and technological innovation to solve key health problems in the developing world. Review a collection of current grant opportunities, including information about Grand Challenges Explorations.
|Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health||Takemi Program in International Health||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Health Professional|
The Takemi Program in International Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is an interdisciplinary research program for mid-career professionals from around the world, with particular emphasis on fellows from developing countries. The program focuses on the problems of mobilizing, allocating and maintaining limited resources to improve health. Applications may come from any relevant discipline or profession.
|Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)||Science Education and Research Training||Pre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Institutional|
HHMI's science education grants program spurs innovation in science education for students at the precollege level through advanced training. Programs for fellows and scholars are also available.