Funding Database

This database offers information for current funding calls for researchers and organizations. The information is collected from public and private funders during the ongoing research project on funding practices for international research collaborations. Although our aim is to eventually fully reflect the funding landscape, the list remains incomplete and selective. The funding information is shared in the spirit of open science to which, in the opinion of the editors, open funding information are aligned.

Data is transferred from a project database containing the main information of title, topics, deadlines, and links to the respective funding call. The editors of are neither claiming ownership of this information nor of its accuracy. Please contact the persons responsible listed in the funding call for further information about eligibility and other criteria.

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Name of Funding Call Topics Funder Deadline Website
NRF Postgraduate scholarship for full time studies 2020.. Call for Applications National Research Foundation 2019-06-06
Masters and Doctoral Scholarships for Full-time Studies for .. Engineering Sciences Humanities MA/MSc PhD Science Social Sciences DAAD - Germany Academic Exchange Service, National Research Foundation 2019-06-20
Fellowship for Collaborative PHD Programme in Economics.. Call for Applications African Economic Research Consortium 2019-07-31
JDS -Japanese Grant Aid for Human Resource Developpment Scho.. Call for Applications Japan International Cooperation Agency 2019-09-01
The Rhodes Scholarship.. Call for Applications Rhodes Trust 2019-07-05
Canon Collins Postgraduate Scholarship for Postgrad Study in.. Legal Studies PhD South Africa Cannon Collins Education and Legal Assistance Trust 2019-06-30
Call for “Young Scientists Mobility Grants” with.. Call for Applications State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation 2019-12-31
IDRC Research Awards.. Call for Applications International Development Research Centre 2019-09-18
IDRC Research Grant: Breaking systemic barriers to women’s.. Call for Applications International Development Research Centre 2019-08-15
3-4 Year Doctoral Training Scholarship in PASET RSIF Priorit.. Call for Applications The PASET Regional Scholarship and Innovation Fund 2019-07-22
Africa India Mobility Fund (AIMF).. Call for Applications Collaboration Life Sciences Mobility Grant African Academy of Sciences, Wellcome Trust 04-Okt-19
5th Edition of Science by Women Programme.. Africa Agriculture Call for Applications Climate Change Energy Food Security Health Women Women for Africa Foundation 30-Aug-19
The Philipp Schwartz Initiative for Scholars at risk.. Call for Applications Germany Open Call Research Grant Alexander-von-Humboldt Foundation, Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs 13-Sep-19
CDT-Africa PhD fellowship for African Women.. Life Sciences PhD Tropical Medicine Center for Innovative Drug Development and Therapeutic Trials for Africa 16-Aug-19