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Non-NIH Funding Opportunities for Travel Support

Funding opportunities listed below provide support for travel for research or training.

Please note that Fogarty does not provide grants specifically for foreign travel to meetings or conferences.

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This directory includes a variety of international grants and fellowships in biomedical and behavioral research. Its goal is to provide information about additional funding opportunities available to those in the field of global health research. The directory is maintained by the Fogarty International Center, the international component of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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Organization Name
Fellowship/Grant Program Name
Funding TypesProgram Summary
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)AACR Funding OpportunitiesPre-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 of University Women (AAUW)Educational Funding and AwardsPre-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 Psychological Association (APA)International Programs and AwardsPost-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 Society for MicrobiologyFellowship and Career InformationPre-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 HematologyASH Career Development AwardsPre-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 HygieneFunding and Fellowships Sponsored by ASTMHPre-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.
Association for Women in MathematicsTravel GrantsPost-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
Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation for Basic Research in MedicinePhD Fellowships, MD Fellowships and Travel GrantsPre-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.
Burroughs Wellcome FundGrant ProgramsPost-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 UKFunding ProgramsPre-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.
CRDF GlobalNewton's List: A Gateway to International Research CollaborationPre-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.
International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)IBRO Funding ProgramPre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Travel
IBRO is a union of neuroscience organizations with the aim to promote and support neuroscience training and collaborative research around the world. IBRO provides funding for research fellowships, travel grants, symposia and workshops, and for scientists returning to their home countries.
New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS)NYAS awardsPost-doctoral, Faculty, Travel
The New York Academy of Sciences drives innovative solutions to society's challenges by advancing scientific research, education and policy. They offer a number of awards, including travel fellowships, and jointly support the Interstellar Initiative for early-career investigators with the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development.
Royal SocietyRoyal Society GrantsPost-doctoral, Faculty, Travel
The Royal Society provides grants to support high quality UK science and to foster collaboration between UK-based and overseas scientists. Opportunities include support for capacity building, and collaboration and travel.
Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and HygieneGrant AwardsPre-doctoral/Graduate, Post-doctoral, Faculty, Travel
Grant programs from the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene support clinicians and scientists in all disciplines of tropical medicine and global health, including the relationship between human health and animal health, in the pursuit of themes of clinical or scientific research or fieldwork. They also award a number of medals with cash prizes.
Women Chemists Committee, American Chemistry SocietyWCC/Eli Lilly Travel AwardTravel
The Women Chemists Committee (WCC) serves the membership of the American Chemical Society, attracting, developing and promoting women in the chemical sciences. The WCC and Eli Lilly and Company sponsor the Award to provide funding for undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral female chemists to travel to meetings to present the results of their research.