TWAS Awards (researchers from developing countries)

The TWAS Awards are supported by The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and recognize the scientific achievement of scientists who have worked and lived in developing countries for the past 10 years. The nominees should have made substantial contribution in the following subject areas: agricultural sciences; biology; chemistry; earth, astronomy and space sciences; engineering sciences; … Read more

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) promotes the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, and research. The Academy promotes the careers and professional development of child and adolescent psychiatrists through the recognition of excellence and research funding. Awards and funding are available for AACAP members only.

Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS)

The Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) is the umbrella organization of neuroscience societies in Europe. FENS represents 44 European neuroscience societies from 33 European countries. The Federation funds neuroscientists working in Europe who are members of FENS member societies, with funds for travel, education, and public engagement.

Volvo Environment Prize Foundation

The Volvo Environment Prize Foundation is a Sweden-based foundation, dedicated to rewarding outstanding scientific discoveries or innovations broadly falling within the environmental sphere. The Volvo Environment Prize was first awarded in 1990 and is awarded annually. Nominations are due in January and the award ceremony is held in Stockholm in November.

Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) is a US-based not-for-profit organization dedicated to accelerating treatments and cures for families living with muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and related neuromuscular diseases. The Association funds research and researchers worldwide.

Children´s Tumor Foundation

The Children´s Tumor Foundation is a US-based charitable foundation with the mission to improve the life quality of people with neurofibromatosis  (NF) through research, expand knowledge, and advance care for the NF community. The Foundation funds researchers worldwide, including grants for early career investigators.

Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) is UK´s public funder for economic, social, behavioural and human data science. The MRC supports high impact economic and social science research conducted in the UK and funds researchers at all career stages.

Medical Research Council (MRC)

The Medical Research Council (MRC) is UK´s public funder for medical research. The MRC supports high impact medical research conducted in the UK and funds medical researchers at all career stages.