Early Career Fellowship (UK researchers)

The Early Career Fellowship from the Leverhulme Trust provide stipend funding for UK-based early researchers. Applicants must have submitted their doctoral thesis after February 2018 and by the application closing date; and must not yet have held a full-time permanent academic post in a UK university or comparable UK institution. Applicants from all disciplines may apply for … Read more

Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research (PhD students)

The Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research funded by the American Philosophical Society support PhD students´ field specimen and data collection efforts. Applications are encouraged from disciplines with a large dependence on field studies, such as archaeology, anthropology, biology, ecology, geography, geology, linguistics, paleontology, and population genetics, but grants will not be … Read more

Research Project Grants (UK researchers)

The Research Project Grants from the Leverhulme Trust provide funding for UK-based researchers to conduct innovative and original research projects. While most disciplines are covered by the grant, the following areas are not funded due to the wide availability of alternative sources of funding: biomedical research for human or animal diseases, research with clinical applications, policy research, … Read more

NSF Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships (EAR-PF)

The Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships (EAR-PF) are funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and support postdoctoral training of researchers in the earth sciences. Applicants must be currently a graduate student or within 18 months of completing their doctoral studies. Applicants must be citizens, nationals, or permanent residents of the USA. Research may be conducted … Read more

NSF Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships (OCE-PRF)

The Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships (OCE-PRF) are funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and support postdoctoral training of researchers in the ocean sciences. Applicants must have completed their doctoral degree prior to the start date of the fellowship or within 24 months of starting their postdoctoral training. Applicants must be citizens, nationals, or permanent … Read more

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

The Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) provides fellowship funding for research master´s and doctoral students in the USA. Applicants must be US citizens, nationals, or permanent residents. The fellowship provides 3 years of support for students who have demonstrated outstanding academic excellence and the potential for substantial research … Read more

Early Career Women Scientists Awards (developing countries)

The The OWSD – Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World are funded by the OWSD and The Elsevier Foundation and recognize the achievement of women scientists in the developing world who have made an impact on the research environment. Awardees must have completed their doctoral studies in the past … Read more

The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD)

The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) is a program unit of UNESCO and is based at the offices of The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) in Italy. The OWSD provides career opportunities, research training, and recognition for women scientists in the developing world.

The Elsevier Foundation

The Elsevier Foundation is a charitable organization funded by Elsevier. The Foundation contributes over 1 million a year to non-profit organizations, including research funding that support the UN´s Sustainable Development Goals and women scholars.