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  • AAU Staff Exchange Programme

    Association of African Universities (AAU)

    The Association of African Universities (AAU) announces/seeks applications for the AAU Staff Exchange Programme from those who possess a Ph.D, Doctorate, or other professional degree and work at universities that are part of AAU. Women highly encouraged to apply. See http://www.aau.org/?q=ase/backgrnd for more details. No deadline - applications accepted any time.

  • Academic and Cultural Sharing Scholarship

    North Dakota State University

    North Dakota State University announces/seeks applications for the Academic and Cultural Sharing Scholarship. The scholarship is for international students who have not yet arrived on campus. See http://www.ndsu.edu/international/scholarships/acss/ for full details.

  • African Elephant Conservation Fund - AFECF2011

    United States Department of the Interior (DOI) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The African Elephant Conservation Fund and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is soliciting project proposals for the conservation of the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) throughout its range. The fund provide financial assistance to support projects that will enhance sustainable conservation programs to ensure effective, long-term conservation of African elephants. See http://www.fws.gov/international/DIC/species/afe/afe_howtoapply.html for full details. Deadline: Nov 01, 2011 and Apr 01, 2012

  • African Fellows Programme (AFP)

    Rothamsted International

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Rothamsted International announces/seeks applications for the African Fellows Programme (AFP) from mid-career researchers in agricultural sciences who are citizens of an Africa country. The programme provides the opportunity to work in a European laboratory for up to a year. Applicants should normally be of doctoral status, with at least two years' postdoctoral experience. See http://www.rothamsted-international.org/HTML/Fellowships/AFP_main_page.html for full details. Deadline: continuous - proposals accepted any time.

  • African Higher Education Excellence Award (AHEEA) for Distinguished Contribution to Higher Education and Research in Africa

    AAU

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: AAU now accepting nominations for the African Higher Education Excellence Award (AHEEA) for Distinguished Contribution to Higher Education and Research in Africa. Nominees should be citizens of an African country, be in active service or have served in an African institution of higher education and/or research institution. For full details see http://www.aau.org/. Deadline: 28-Dec-11.

  • AGRA Grants

    Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) announces/seeks applications for various grants from academic institutions and nonprofit organizations in Africa that have demonstrated commitment to improving productivity for small-scale farmers. See http://www.agra-alliance.org/section/work/guidelines for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • Awards for Research Capacity Development

    National Science & Technology Forum (NSTF)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: National Science & Technology Forum (NSTF) announces/seeks applications for Awards for Research Capacity Development from researchers based in South Africa, who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in increasing the participation of Black Researchers in their chosen field. See http://www.nstfawards.org.za/nstfWebPortal/appmanager/nstfAwardsWeb/nstf... for full details. Deadlines: Nov 12, 2011 and Jan 31, 2012

  • BES Overseas Bursaries

    British Ecological Society (BES)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The British Ecological Society (BES) announces/seeks applications for BES Overseas Bursaries from postgraduates. The bursaries provide grants for ecologists in developing countries to carry out innovative ecological research. See http://www.britishecologicalsociety.org/grants/research/ob.php for full details. Deadline: September 1 every year

  • Bilateral Project Funding

    Australian Commonwealth Government and Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Australian Commonwealth Government and Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) announce/seek applications for Bilateral Project Funding. ACIAR supports partnerships that create opportunities for Australian researchers to work with overseas agricultural researchers on issues of common concern. See http://www.aciar.gov.au/node/469 for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • Blaxall Valentine Bursary

    Royal Horticultural Society (RHS)

    RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY: Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) now accepting applications for the Blaxall Valentine Bursary. Undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate students with interests in a horticultural related project eligible to apply. See http://www.rhs.org.uk/Courses/Bursaries/The-Blaxall-Valentine-Award for more details. Deadline: Sep 30, 2011 and Dec 15, 2011

  • Carolina MacGillavry Ph.D. Fellowship

    Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) announces/seeks applications for the Carolina MacGillavry Ph.D. Fellowship from young scientists with an M.Sc. or equivalent degree from one of the Southern African Development Community (SADC)-countries. See http://www.knaw.nl/cfdata/funding/funding_detail.cfm?orgid=36 for full details.

  • CFUW / A. Vibert Douglas Fellowship

    International Federation of University Women (IFUW)Fellowships and Grants

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: International Federation of University Women (IFUW)
    Fellowships and Grants announces/seeks applications for the CFUW / A. Vibert Douglas Fellowship from women graduate students. See http://www.ifuw.org/fellowships/international.htm for more details. Deadline: Oct 01, 2012

  • College Scholarship Program

    Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Alexander Graham (AG Bell)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For graduate or undergraduate students who have had hearing loss diagnosed before age 4. AG Bell announces and seeks applications for the College Scholarship Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. For more details, see http://nc.agbell.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=493. Deadline: 15-Mar-12

  • Commemorative Fellowships

    Australian Federation of Graduate Women (AFGW), Australian Federation of University Women Queensland (AFUW QLD), Fellowship Fund Incorporated (FFI)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Australian Federation of Graduate Women (AFGW) announces/seeks applications for Commemorative Fellowships for women graduates of a recognized tertiary institution from any country and are intending to take up or continue postgraduate studies at a recognized tertiary institution in Queensland, Australia. See http://www.fellowshipsfund.com.au/main-menu/fellowships-and-scholarships... for full details. Deadline: May 31, 2012

  • Competitive Programme for Unrated Researchers

    National Research Foundation (NRF) - South Africa, Human and Institutional Capacity Development (HICD)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The National Research Foundation (NRF) - South Africa and the Human and Institutional Capacity Development (HICD) announces/seeks applications for Summer Scholarships from postgraduates employed at a South African University, museum or science council. Applicants must currently have no NRF rating. See http://www.nrf.ac.za/projects.php?pid=51 for full details. Deadline: TBA

  • CTFS Grants Program

    Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) andCenter for Tropical Forest Science (CTFS)

    RESEARCH FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) and the Center for Tropical Forest Science (CTFS) accepting applications for the CTFS Grants Program. Graduate and undergraduate students studying fields related to Forest Ecology or Tropical Forestry eligible. See http://www.ctfs.si.edu/group/Grants+%26+Training/Grants for more details. Deadline: 1-Apr-12.

  • Development Grants

    National Research Foundation (NRF) - South Africa, Knowledge Fields Development Directorate

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: National Research Foundation (NRF) - South Africa announces/seeks applications for The Leslie Brown Memorial Grant. Postgraduates and professionals associated with NRF recognised research institutions, including HEIs, NGOs and private higher education institutions eligible. See http://www.nrf.ac.za/ for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • Dorothy Leet Grants

    International Federation of University Women (IFUW)Fellowships and Grants

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: International Federation of University Women (IFUW) seeks applications for Dorothy Leet Grants. Women who are graduates and either a member of one of IFUW's national federations and associations or, if living in a country where there is not yet a national affiliate, an independent member of IFUW, or an international individual member of IFUW. Grants are reserved for women graduates from countries with a comparatively low per-capita income. See http://www.ifuw.org/fellowships/international.htm for full details. Deadline: varies

  • Fellowship Training Grants

    Morris Animal Foundation (MAF)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Morris Animal Foundation (MAF) announces/seeks applications for Fellowship Training Grants, which provide salary support for training opportunities to launch a career in animal or wildlife research. Applicants with a D.V.M. or Ph.D. prefered. See http://www.morrisanimalfoundation.org/for-grant-seekers/fellowship-train... for full details. Deadline: Nov 11, 2011

  • Freda Bage Fellowship

    Australian Federation of Graduate Women (AFGW), Australian Federation of University Women Queensland (AFUW QLD), Fellowship Fund Incorporated (FFI)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Australian Federation of Graduate Women (AFGW) announces/seeks applications for the Freda Bage Fellowship for women graduates of a recognized tertiary institution from any country and are intending to take up or continue postgraduate studies at a recognized tertiary institution in Queensland, Australia. See http://www.fellowshipsfund.com.au/main-menu/fellowships-and-scholarships... for full details. Deadline: May 31, 2012

  • Fulbright Scholars Program

    Institute of International Education (IIE)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Fulbright Foreign Student Program brings citizens of other countries to the United States for Master

  • Future Conservationist Awards

    BirdLife International and Conservation Leadership Programme

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Conservation Leadership Programme is offering Future Conservationist Awards to high potential teams who aim to develop their skills through practical conservation projects. Graduate, undergraduate, and postgraduate students eligible. See http://www.conservationleadershipprogramme.org/FutureConservationistAwar... fore more details. Deadline: Nov 15, 2011

  • George A. Hall/Harold F. Mayfield Award

    Wilson Ornithological Society (WOS)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Wilson Ornithological Society (WOS) announces the George A. Hall/Harold F. Mayfield Award. Limited to independent researchers without access to funds and facilities available at colleges, universities, or governmental agencies. Restricted to non-professionals, including high school students. Any kind of avian research is eligible. See: http://www.wilsonsociety.org/awards/ for more details. Deadline: Feb 01, 2012

  • GO! Overseas Study Abroad Scholarship

    GO! Overseas

    For graduate or undergraduate students who will be enrolled in a study abroad program during the coming academic year. GO!Overseas announces/seeks applications for GO! Overseas Study Abroad Scholarship. See http://www.go-study-abroad.com/go-study-abroad-scholarship for more details. Deadline: 15-Sep-11

  • Grants-in-Aid of Research

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For graduate and undergraduate students studying engineering or science. Sigma Xi announces/seeks applications for the Grants-in-Aid of Research. Membership in Sigma Xi not required but prefered. See http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml for more details. Deadline: 15-Oct-11 and 15-Mar-12

  • Houghton Trust International Travel Grants

    World Veterinary Poultry Association (WVPA)

    World Veterinary Poultry Association (WVPA) announces/seeks applications for Houghton Trust International Travel Grants. Young avian pathology research workers of any nationality are eligible. Applicants will normally be age 35 or under. See http://www.wvpa.net/fs_houghton_trust.html for details. Deadline: Nov 14, 2011

  • Hugh Kelly Fellowship

    Rhodes UniversityDean of Research

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Rhodes University announces/seeks applications for the Hugh Kelly Fellowship from researchers who were awarded their Ph.D.s more than five years ago. See http://www.ru.ac.za/research/funding/rhodesfellowships/hughkellyfellowship for full details. Deadline: Jul 31, 2011

  • IAESTE Exchange Program

    International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE)

    TRAVEL & TRAINING OPPORTUNITY: For graduate and undergraduate students studying agriculture, food science, natural/physical sciences or engineering. International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) )announces/seeks applications for the IAESTE Exchange Program. Award covers cost of living while abroad. See http://www.iaeste.org/students/faq for more details. Deadline: VARIES by country

  • Ida Smedley Maclean International Fellowship

    International Federation of University Women (IFUW)Fellowships and Grants

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: International Federation of University Women (IFUW) seeks applications for the Ida Smedley Maclean International Fellowship. Women who are graduates and either a member of one of IFUW's national federations and associations or, if living in a country where there is not yet a national affiliate, an independent member of IFUW, or an international individual member of IFUW. See http://www.ifuw.org/fellowships/international.htm for full details. Deadline: Oct 1, 2012

  • IDRC International Fellowships Program

    International Development Research Centre (IDRC)Individual Awards and Fellowships

    International Development Research Centre (IDRC) announces/seeks applications for IDRC International Fellowships Program from graduate students in sub-Saharan Africa for this scholarship. See http://publicwebsite.idrc.ca/EN/Funding/WhoCanApply/Pages/Southern-Junio... for more details. Deadline varies.

  • IFS Jubilee Award

    International Foundation for Science (IFS)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The International Foundation for Science (IFS) announces/seeks nominations for the IFS Jubilee Award. Graduate and postgraduates eligible. Candidates should normally have an IFS project in progress. See http://www.ifs.se/Grantees/danida_award.asp for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • IFS Research Grants

    International Foundation for Science (IFS)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: International Foundation for Science (IFS) announces/seeks applications for IFS Research Grants. Each applicant must be a scientist with at least a master's or equivalent degree/research experience, a citizen of a developing country and conduct research on the sustainable management of biological resources. See http://www.ifs.se/Programme/granting_programme.asp for full details. Deadline: Dec 31, 2011

  • IFS/Danida Award

    International Foundation for Science (IFS)IFS Awards

    For citizens of countries in sub-Saharan Africa who have IFS projects in progress. International Foundation for Science (IFS) announces/seeks applications for IFS/Danida Award. See http://www.ifs.se/Grantees/danida_award.asp for more details. No deadline - applications accepted any time.

  • Institute for African Development (IAD) Tuition Fellowship & Provost South African Fund Fellowship

    Cornell University

    Cornell University announces/seeks applications for the Institute for African Development (IAD) Tuition Fellowship, and the Provost South African Fund Fellowship. These awards provide tuition support to African students engaged in full-time graduate studies at Cornell in areas related to African development. See http://www.einaudi.cornell.edu/africa/funding/index.asp for full details.

  • International Fellowships

    American Association of University Women (AAUW)

    American Association of University Women (AAUW) seeks applications for International Fellowships. Women graduates and postgraduates. Fellowships awarded for full-time study or research to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. See http://www.aauw.org/learn/fellowships_grants/international.cfm for full details. Deadline: Dec 01, 2011

  • International Horatio Alger Award

    Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans

    Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans now accepting nominations for the International Horatio Alger Award. Each nominee must have triumphed over humble beginnings and/or adversity in his/her early life and serve as a role model in his/her community. See http://www.horatioalger.com/aboutus.cfm for full details. Deadline: Jun 01, 2012

  • International Peace Scholarship Fund

    PEO International

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For women qualified for admission to full-time graduate study, working toward a graduate degree in a college or university in the United States or Canada. PEO International announces/seeks applications for International Peace Scholarship Fund. Intended for women who are citizens of countries other than the United States or Canada. See http://www.peointernational.org/peo-projectsphilanthropies for full details. Deadlines: Dec 15, 2011, Jan 31, 2012 and Apr 01, 2012

  • International Scholarship - Summer Scholarships

    American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS) announces/seeks applications for Summer Scholarships from undergraduates applying to study abroad. See http://www.aifsabroad.com/scholarships.asp for full details. Deadline: Mar 01, 2012

  • International Smart Gear Competition

    World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

    INNOVATIVE DESIGN COMPETITION: World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announces the annual International Smart Gear Competition. Prizes awarded for innovative fishing gear designs that reduce bycatch - the accidental catch and related deaths of sea turtles, birds, marine mammals, cetaceans and non-target fish species in fishing gear such as longlines and nets. Graduate, undergraduate, and postgraduate students eligible. For more details, see http://www.smartgear.org/. Deadline: 31-Aug-11

  • Internships

    Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), WorldFish Center

    INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: CGIAR and the WorldFish Center announce openings for undergraduate, graduate, or postgraduate interns studying Fish and Fisheries or Ichthyology. Fluency in oral and written English required. For more details, see http://www.worldfishcenter.org/v2/ab-jobs.html. Deadline: continuous

  • Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Award for Early-Career Women Wheat Researchers

    Borlaug Global Rust Initiative (BGRI)

    TRAINING & TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY: For women graduate or undergraduate students, as well as professionals. Borlaug Global Rust Initiative (BGRI) announces/seeks applications for the Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Award for Early-Career Women Wheat Researchers. Prize includes eligibility to attend training workshop in Beijing, China in 2012. See http://globalrust.org/traction?type=single&proj=Multimedia&edate=all&rec... for more details. Deadline: 1-Oct-11

  • John Miller Musser Memorial Forest and Society Fellowships

    Institute of Current World Affairs (ICWA) (Crane-Rogers Foundation)

    Institute of Current World Affairs (ICWA) (Crane-Rogers Foundation seeks applications from fellows with graduate degrees in forestry or forest-related specialties for John Miller Musser Memorial Forest and Society Fellowships. See http://www.icwa.org/Opportunities.asp for full details. Deadlines: Letter of intent- Aug 01, 2011, Application- Sep 01, 2011

  • Knowledge for Tomorrow - Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa - Workshops, Symposia, and Summer Schools

    Volkswagen Foundation (Volkswagen-Stiftung)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Volkswagen Foundation announces/seeks applications for Knowledge for Tomorrow - Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa - Workshops, Symposia, and Summer Schools. development and sustainable reinforcement of research in Sub-Saharan Africa. Researchers and academic institutions eligible. See http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/funding/international-focus/knowledge-f... for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • Leadership Course for Asian and African Women in Agriculture R, D & E (ESA)

    International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) announces opportunity for a fully-funded leadership course. This short course targets the development of women scientists, extension workers, social workers and small entrepreneurs. Course runs 7-18 November, 2011. Application must be received 60 days prior to start of course. See http://irri.org/knowledge/irri-training/short-courses/list-of-short-cour... for full details.

  • Leslie Brown Memorial Grant

    Raptor Research Foundation

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Raptor Research Foundation announces/seeks applications for The Leslie Brown Memorial Grant, which provides financial assistance to promote the research or the dissemination of information on African birds of prey. Graduates and postgraduates eligible. See http://raptorresearchfoundation.org/grants_and_awards.htm for full details. Deadline: Feb 15, 2012

  • Lindbergh Foundation, Charles A. and Anne Morrow Grants

    Lindbergh Foundation, Charles A. and Anne Morrow

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Applications now accepted for the Lindbergh Foundation, Charles A. and Anne Morrow Grants from individuals whose work furthers the Lindberghs' vision of a balance between the advance of technology and the preservation of the natural/human environment. Citizens of all countries are eligible to apply. Applications must be submitted in the English language. The foundation welcomes candidates who may or may not be affiliated with an academic, nonprofit, or for-profit organization.See http://www.lindberghfoundation.org/docs/index.php/our-grants for more details. Deadline: Jun 09, 2012

  • Mandela Fellowship Program

    Michigan State University

    Michigan State University announces/seeks nominations for the International Student Mandela Fellowship Program. The award is provided to a graduate student/junior faculty or professional from South Africa. Deadline: April 15 every year. See http://oiss.isp.msu.edu/documents/students/mandela.pdf for full details.

  • Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund Grants in Africa

    World Bank (WB)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For women graduate and undergraduate students studying at the University of Pretoria or University of Cape Town in South Africa. The World Bank announces/seeks applications for the Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund Grants in Africa. See http://www.mmmf-grants.org/grants-sa.html for more details. Deadline: 19-Aug-11

  • Mewaldt-King Student Research Award

    Cooper Ornithological Society (COS)

    For graduates who have been accepted to or are enrolled in a Master's or Doctoral program at a university in the United States or elsewhere. Cooper Ornithological Society announces/seeks applications for Mewaldt-King Student Research Award. See http://www.cooper.org/awards_and_grants/awards_and_grants.htm for more details. Deadline: 15-Jan-12

  • Michelson Grant in Reproductive Biology

    Found Animals Foundation, Inc. (Found Animals)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For any individual, academic institution, or goverment agency involved in research related to Animal Reproductive Biology. Found Animals Foundation seeks applications for the Michelson Grant in Reproductive Biology. See http://www.mmmf-grants.org/grants-sa.html for more details. Deadline: continuous

  • New Zealand Development Scholarships (NZDS)

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) - New Zealand and New Zealand Agency for International Development (NZAID)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) - New Zealand and New Zealand Agency for International Development (NZAID) announce/seek applications for New Zealand Development Scholarships (NZDS) from undergraduate and graduate students. Restricted to citizens of countries where NZAID offers the NZDS (in Africa: Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zambia). See http://www.aid.govt.nz/scholarships/nzds/dev-scholars.html for full details. Deadline: varies by country

  • NFP Fellowships for Master's Degree Programmes

    Nuffic / Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher EducationNetherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP)

    Nuffic / Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher Education
    Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) announces/seeks applications for the NFP Fellowships for Master's Degree Programmes from graduate and postgraduate students. For details, see http://www.nuffic.nl/international-organizations/services/scholarships/t.... Deadline: Feb 01, 2012 and Apr 29, 2012

  • NFP Fellowships for Short Courses

    Nuffic / Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher EducationNetherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Nuffic / Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher Education
    Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) announces/seeks applications for NFP Fellowships for Short Courses. Applicants must be a mid-career professional with at least three years' work experience. Candidates from Sub-Saharan Africa, women and members of priority groups and/or marginalized regions are specifically invited to apply. See http://www.nuffic.nl/international-organizations/services/scholarships/t... for full details. Deadline: varies

  • Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program

    Borlaug Fellowship Program

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Borlaug Fellowship Program provides scientific training and collaborative research opportunities to visiting researchers, policymakers, and university faculty. Must have at least completed masters. Only citizens of countries in which the Borlaug Fellowship Program is offered eligible. Deadline: varies by country. See http://www.fas.usda.gov/icd/borlaug/Borlaug.asp for full details.

  • NZFWG Daphne Purves International Grants

    International Federation of University Women (IFUW)Fellowships and Grants

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: International Federation of University Women (IFUW) seeks applications for NZFWG Daphne Purves International Grants. Women who are graduates and either a member of one of IFUW's national federations and associations or, if living in a country where there is not yet a national affiliate, an independent member of IFUW, or an international individual member of IFUW. See http://www.ifuw.org/fellowships/international.htm for full details. Deadline: Oct 01, 2011

  • Paul A. Stewart Award

    Wilson Ornithological Society (WOS)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Wilson Ornithological Society (WOS) announces the Paul A. Stewart Award.The award is for avian research. Preference will be given to proposals for studies of bird movements based on banding, analysis of recoveries and returns of banded birds, with an emphasis on economic ornithology. Graduate, undergraduate, and postgraduate students eligible. See: http://www.wilsonsociety.org/awards/ for more details. Deadline: Feb 01, 2012

  • Postgraduate Training Fellowships for Women Scientists in Sub-Saharan Africa and Least Developed Countries (LDC) at Centres of Excellence in the South

    Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)Third World Organization for Women in Science (TWOWS)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For young female students from Sub-Saharan African countries pursuing postgraduate degrees. M.Sc. degree (or equivalent), or an outstanding B.Sc. honours degree, in the natural sciences required. See http://owsdw.ictp.it/activities/postgraduate-training-fellowships-for-wo... for more details. Deadline: July 31 every year

  • President's Fishery Conservation Award

    American Fisheries Society (AFS) and Society-Level Awards

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: American Fisheries Society (AFS) and Society-Level Awards announce the President's Fishery Conservation Award recognizing singular accomplishments or long-term contributions that advance aquatic resource conservation at a regional or local level. Students, institutions and government agencies eligible. See http://www.fisheries.org/afs/awards.html for more details. Deadline: May 10, 2012

  • Protecting Ecosystems and Conserving Biodiversity

    Rockefeller Brothers Fund

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Rockefeller Brothers Fund announces/seeks applications for Protecting Ecosystems and Conserving Biodiversity Grants. Intended for nonprofits. See http://www.rbf.org/program/sustainable-development/guidelines#goal-ecosy... for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • Rhodes University Post-Doctoral Fellowships

    Rhodes UniversityDean of Research

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Rhodes University announces/seeks applications for Rhodes University Post-Doctoral Fellowships. Fellowships are intended to foster existing academic research and scholarly or creative activities within Rhodes University departments and institutes. See http://www.ru.ac.za/research/funding/rhodesfellowships/rhodespostdocnotice for full details. Deadline: July 31

  • Robert Felix Memorial Scholarship

    Tree Research and Education Endowment Fund (TREE Fund)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For undergraduate students studying Forestry, Woodlands, or Arboriculture. The TREE Fund announces and seeks applications for the Robert Felix Memorial Scholarship. Must be student member of International Society of Arboriculture to be eligible. For more details, see http://www.treefund.org/scholarships.htm. Deadline: 1-May-12

  • SAAWG Fellowship International Award

    South African Association of Women Graduates (SAAWG)

    For women graduate students. South African Association of Women Graduates (SAAWG) announces/seeks applications for SAAWG Fellowship International Award from women who have been enrolled in a graduate program for at least one year for this monetary award. See http://www.ifuw.org/southafrica/awards.shtml for more details. Deadline: 31-Aug-12

  • Sandwich Ph.D. Programme

    International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For students involved in a Ph.D. project in their own country that falls within the research fields of an ICGEB group. International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) announces/seeks applications for the Sandwich Ph.D. Programme from students studying crop improvement, environmental protection/remediation, or biopesticide production. See http://www.icgeb.trieste.it/flexible-fellowships.html for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • Scholar Rescue Fund

    Institute of International Education (IIE)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: for established scholars whose lives and work are threatened in their home countries. Fellowships permit professors, researchers and other senior academics to find temporary refuge at universities and colleges anywhere in the world. See http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Scholar-Rescue-Fund for full details. Deadline: continuous

  • Scholarships for International Students

    University of Maine

    Check out this list of study abroad scholarships for international students wishing to study in the US. See http://www.umfk.maine.edu/financialaid/intrntnl/default.cfm and http://umaine.edu/international/faculty-and-student-scholarships/ for details.

  • Scholarships for Postgraduate Studies

    BEIT Trust

    For women in Malawi, Zambia, or Zimbabwe who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree. The BEIT Trust announces/seeks applications for Scholarships for Postgraduate Studies from women who hold at least a degree of class 2.1, i.e. Merit or Distinction. See http://www.beittrust.org.uk/Scholarships.htm for more details. Deadline: TBA

  • Scholarships for Postgraduate/Postdoctoral Studies in Greece Offered to Nationals of Balkans and Eastern European Countries, Asia, Africa and Latin America

    Republic of Greece, State Scholarships Foundation (IKY)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Republic of Greece announces/seeks applications for Scholarships for Postgraduate/Postdoctoral Studies in Greece Offered to Nationals of Balkans and Eastern European Countries, Asia, Africa and Latin America. See http://www.iky.gr/IKY/portal/en/default/CMSENWindow?action=2&uri=/en/for... for full details. Deadline: May 17, 2012

  • Science Award for Promising Young Scientist

    Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)

    CGIAR announces/seeks applications for the Science Award for Promising Young Scientist from those who have completed Ph.D, M.D. or other professional degrees who have impressive research in a scientific field. Contact awards@cgiar.org for more details. Deadline: 30-Nov-11

  • Student Writing Contest

    American Fisheries Society (AFS) and Society-Level Awards

    WRITING CONTEST: American Fisheries Society (AFS) and Society-Level Awards announce a Student Writing Contest recognizing graduate and undergraduate students for excellence in the communication of fisheries research to the general public. Applicants must submit a 500- to 700-word article explaining their own research or a research project in their lab or school. The article must be written in language understandable to the general public (i.e., journalistic style). For more information, see http://www.fisheries.org/afs/awards.html. Deadline: 15-Apr-12

  • The International Peach Scholarship Fund

    PEO International

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: PEO International provides grants in aid to women graduate students from foreign countries for study in the U.S. or Canada. Applicants must be qualified for admission to full-time graduate study and must promise to return to their countries to pursue professional careers. Contact: International Peace Scholarship Fund, PEO Executive Office, 3700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50312-2899; Phone: (515) 255-3153; Fax: (515) 255-3820 for more details.

  • Travel Grants

    West African Research Center (WARC)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The West African Research Center (WARC) Travel Grant program promotes intra-African cooperation and exchange among researchers and institutions by providing support to African scholars and graduate students for research visits to other institutions on the continent. Graduates and postgraduates eligible. See http://www.bu.edu/wara/fellowship/fund_travel/ for full details. Deadline: Sep 15, 2011 and Mar 15, 2012

  • TWAS Fellowships for Research and Advanced Training

    Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)Fellowships and Associateships

    For scientists with a M.Sc. or equivalent degree. The Third World Academy of Sciences announces/seeks applications for the TWAS Fellowships for Research and Advanced Training from citizens of a developing country employed by a research institution in a developing country. See http://twas.ictp.it/prog/exchange/fells/fellows-adv/twas-fells for more details. Deadline: 1-Oct-11.

  • UN Internships

    United Nations (UN) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

    INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: The UN announces openings for undergraduate, graduate, or postgraduate interns. Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of any other UN language (French or Spanish) is an advantage. See http://www.unep.org/vacancies/default.asp?vac_level=Interns for more details. Deadline: varies.

  • UNU-IAS / IFS Agriculture for Peace Fellowship (APF)

    International Foundation for Science (IFS)Special Calls

    For Ph.D./M.D./Other Professionals who have already succeed in getting an IFS research grant. International Foundation for Science (IFS) announces/seeks applications for UNU-IAS / IFS Agriculture for Peace Fellowship (APF). See http://www.ifs.se/index.asp#special_calls for more details. Deadline: varies.

  • Veterinary Student Scholars (VSS) Program

    Morris Animal Foundation (MAF)

    For graduate students studying veterinary medicine. Morris Animal Foundation announces/seeks applications for the Veterinary Student Scholars (VSS) Program. See http://www.morrisanimalfoundation.org/blog/category/vss/veterinary-stude... for more details. Deadline: 5-Feb-12

  • WAAW Foundation Scholarships

    Working to Advance African Women (WAAW) Foundation

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: WAAW foundation is pleased to announce the next round of its scholarship program, offering $500/year for need-based female African students admitted to a University, College or institute of higher learning in Africa. Scholarships are renewable annually, following proof of the student's continued academic performance. Accepting applications from August 1 through October 30th 2011. See http://www.waawfoundation.org/education.html for full details.

  • William E. Ricker Resource Conservation Award

    American Fisheries Society (AFS) and Society-Level Awards

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: American Fisheries Society (AFS) and Society-Level Awards announce the William E. Ricker Resource Conservation Award recognizing any entity (individual, group, agency, or company) for accomplishment or activity that advances aquatic resource conservation that is significant at a national or international level. See http://www.fisheries.org/afs/awards.html for more details. Deadline: May 10, 2012

  • Winifred Cullis Grants

    International Federation of University Women (IFUW)Fellowships and Grants

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: International Federation of University Women (IFUW) seeks applications for Winifred Cullis Grants. Women who are graduates and either a member of one of IFUW's national federations and associations or, if living in a country where there is not yet a national affiliate, an independent member of IFUW, or an international individual member of IFUW. See http://www.ifuw.org/fellowships/international.htm for full details. Deadline: varies

  • Worldwide Small Grants Programme

    People's Trust for Endangered Species (PTES)

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: People's Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) announces/seeks applications for Worldwide Small Grants Programme from postgraduates. Grants awarded to scientific researchers and conservationists for many years for work that is aimed at the preservation of endangered species. See http://www.ptes.org/index.php?cat=69 for full details. Deadline: Jun 15, 2012

  • Zawadi Africa Education Fund Fellowship

    Zawadi Africa Education Fund

    FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Zawadi Africa Education Fund is a program designed to provide scholarships to academically gifted girls from disadvantaged backgrounds from Africa to pursue higher education in the US. See http://www.zawadiafrica.org/html/student_information.html for more information.