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News TWAS Research Grants for nationals of developing countries

TWAS offers 2 types of grants (individuals or groups) for nationals of developing countries thanks to support from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency. Deadline to apply 22 April 2019.

Concerned URL https://twas.org/opportunities/research-grants
Release date 20/03/2019
Contributor mlsusini
Geographical coverage Developing countries
Keywords Grants, research, biology

The TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences aims to:

  • Reinforce and promote scientific research in basic sciences in developing countries;
  • Strengthen developing countries' endogenous capacity in science;
  • Reduce the exodus of scientific talents from the South;
  • Build and sustain units of scientific excellence in S&TLC over a longer period to help them achieve a critical mass of highly qualified and innovative scientists capable of addressing real-life problems facing their countries.

TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences (Individuals)

Under this scheme, grants are awarded to promising high-level research projects in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics carried out by individual scientists in one of the S&T-lagging countries identified by TWAS.

See website for conditions.

TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences (Groups)
 
Under this scheme, grants are awarded to promising high-level research projects in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics carried out by research units in the S&T-lagging countries identified by TWAS.
 
See website for conditions.
 
Deadline to apply: 22 April 2019.