International funding bodies and schemes

Funding bodies and schemes based in:

North America

To apply for opportunities offered by North and South American funding bodies contact Kate Taylor or Rebecca Griffin.

US National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The NIH is the principal health research agency of the US Federal Government and Grants and awards grants for health-related and behavioral research and research training projects or activities. The research grants are awarded for terms ranging from one to five years.

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If you are planning on submitting an application to an eligible NIH funding scheme please contact Kate Taylor or Rebecca Griffin for assistance with the application process.

US National Science Foundation (NSF)

The NSF supports international research and education through a variety of programs in science and engineering.

Other funders


To apply for opportunities offered by European funding bodies contact Kate Taylor or Rebecca Griffin.

European Union Horizon 2020 program

The European Union's Horizon 2020 encourages participation in European Research and Technological Development.

Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

The Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions support researchers at all stages of their careers, irrespective of nationality. Researchers working across all disciplines are eligible for funding.

CAESIE (Connecting European-Australian Science and Innovation Excellence)

CAESIE works to highlight and increase bilateral and multilateral (including the social sciences) and technology including development, diffusion and transfer, between Australia and Europe.

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Other funders


To apply for opportunities offered by Asian funding bodies contact Kate Taylor or Rebecca Griffin.