A UK based funding program with aim to
promote innovation in UK and partner countries. The Newton Fund is a £375
million fund (£75 million a year for 5 years starting 2014/15).
We support a small number of exceptional
ideas that meet our aims as a charity, and if we can't help there are plenty
who can. We have three different ways that we can support you - through
grant funding, direct investment or challenge prizes.
Global Research Council
The Global Research Council (GRC) is
comprised of the heads of science and engineering funding agencies from around
the world. The Council promotes best practices for high-quality collaboration
among funding agencies worldwide.
International Foundation for
IFS awards research grant to early career
scientists in developing countries. IFS-supported scientists work in their own
countries and tackle research related to local needs - plugging the so-called
Global Innovation Fund
The Global Innovation Fund invests in
social innovations that aim to improve the lives and opportunities of millions
of people in the developing world.
Academy of Finland
The Academy of Finland’s mission is to
finance high-quality scientific research, act as a science and science policy
expert, and strengthen the position of science and research.
Agencies of Asia
NAGAO Funds for Environment
The Research Grant Programme supports
academic and scientific research that will deepen knowledge of the nature
conservation in developing countries, mainly in the Asia-Pacific region.
Cultural Grant Assistance
Grant assistance for Cultural Grassroots
Project (GCGP) provides non-refundable financial assistance to support the
implementation of cultural and higher education projects conducted by
non-profit organizations (including nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), local
authorities, research and higher education institutions, etc.) that are active
at the grass-roots level in developing countries.
Asia Pacific Leadership
The APLP seeks outstanding individuals
from all walks of life (government, business, NGOs, health sciences, media,
monastic orders, and education) to participate in an innovative leadership
development program at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawai.
Agencies of USA/Canada
Academic Linkages &
Education U.S. Embassy Pakistan
IDRC encourages and support researchers
and innovators in those countries to find practical, long-term solutions to the
social, economic, and environmental problems their societies face.
Big Ideas Berkeley is an annual contest
aimed at providing funding, support, and encouragement to interdisciplinary
teams of students who have “big ideas.”
Agriculture Development Policy
Research Program Strategy
Australian Centre for International
Agricultural Research (ACIAR) is a statutory authority within the Foreign
Affairs and Trade portfolio operating under the ACIAR Act.
COMSTECH-IFS Research Grants
Organization of the Islamic Conference
Standing Committee for Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH), in
collaboration with International Foundation for Science (IFS) supports research
projects of importance to meeting the development needs of the OIC member
DEBRA International is a worldwide network
of national groups working on behalf of those affected by the genetic skin
blistering condition Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB).