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The Ford Foundation The Konrad Adenauer Foundation Mac Arthur Foundation The Rockefeller Foundation International Foundation for Science The Henry Frank Guggenheim Foundation The Spencer Foundation The American Scandinavian Foundation Aga Khan Foundation The Threshold Foundation National Endowment for Humanities Fellowships The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Japan – IDB Scholarship Program Robert S. Mc Namara Fellowship Program The World Bank Joint Japan Graduate Scholarship Program Interamerican Agency for Cooperation and Developpment OAS Special Caribbean Fellowship Program OAS-Short-Term specialized Training The European Commission Program The European Comission Trainingship Program Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation King Baudouin Foundation Friedrich Ebert Foundation FEF-Doctoral Research Fellowship Dartmouth College Center for the Humanities The Aspen Institute The DAAD-AICGS Short-Term Grant The Robert Bosch Foundation African Development Bank Institute The Soros Foundation UNESCO Program Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 15 15 17 22 28 29 30 32 34 36 37 43 45 48 49 51 52 53 55 57 61 63 65 65 66 67 68 68 69 69 70

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American Association of University Women (AAUW) World Wildlife Fund American Philosophical Society ITTO – Fellowship Program IUCN Program Eisenhower Fellowships International Peace Scholarship Fund The Africa America Institute AMIDEAST-Program Lutheran Peace Fellowship Baptist Peace Fellowship Buddhist Peace Fellowship Fulbright Scholarships The United States Institute for Peace DAAD Program The Canadian Bureau for International Education Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional (AECI) Finland International Development Cooperation Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) The Australian Government’s Overseas Aid Program IDRC-Program The R. Brown Fellowship Program Japan Society for the Promotion of Science The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Microsoft Education Apple Learning Program Herman Kahn Fellowships

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The Konrad Adenauer Foundation This Foundation is related to the Christian Democratic movement. It is guided by the same principles that inspired Adenauer's work. For whom: The Konrad Adenauer Foundation grants scholarships to gifted students. Candidates are required to display political interest and societal commitment as well as receptiveness towards Christian Democratic values. Application is open to German students and graduates from all branches of study as well as to qualified foreign students and graduates who are resident in the Federal Republic of Germany. Field of study: The Konrad Adenauer Foundation offers political education, conducts scientific factfinding research for political projects, grants scholarships to gifted individuals, researches the history of Christian Democracy, and supports and encourages European unification, international understanding, and development cooperation. Other important information: The annual budget amounts to aprox. Euro 100 million. The Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program (IFP) The Ford Foundation is a resource for innovative people and institutions worldwide For whom: The Ford Foundation’s International Fellowships Program (IFP) provides fellowships to 3500 students from Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America and Russia to pursue up to three years of master’s or doctoral studies. U.S. nationals are not eligible, although Fellows may study in the U.S. Field of study: It provides opportunities for advanced FOUNDATIONS study to exceptional individuals who will use this education to become leaders in their respective fields, furthering development in their own countries and greater economic and social justice worldwide. Fellows may enroll in masters or doctoral programs (Headquarters) 320 East 43rd Street New York, NY 10017 USA (212) 573-5000 fax: (212) 351-3677 officecommunications@fordfound.org www.fordfound.org Susan V. Berresford President Barry D. Gaberman Senior Vice President Dianne I. DeMaria Executive Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. HA Begabtenförderung und Kultur Rathausallee 12 53757 St. Augustin Tel: +49-2241 246-0 Telefax: +049-02241 246-573 Zentrale-bk@kas.de

Procedure For further information visit the foundation’s website.

Because local requirements vary widely among countries, applicants should carefully follow the specific application guidelines provided in its web site. All applications must be submitted to the appropriate IFP in the country or region where the applicant resides. IFP International Partners

Media. as well as for academic excellence. including their country of residence. Arts and Culture Education Reform Higher Education and Scholarship Religion. 140 S. Fellows are chosen on the basis of their leadership potential and commitment to community or national service. The Foundation currently works in: Asset Building and Community Development Children. FOUNDATIONS The MacArthur Foundation Supports groups and individuals foster lasting Other important information: Investing $280 million over ten years through 2010. USA Information on applying for grants can be found in the section How to Apply . How long: The Program provides support for up to three years of formal graduate-level study leading to a masters or doctoral degree. Youth and Families Sexuality and Reproductive Health Work-Force Development Development Finance and Economic Security Environment and Development Community Development Education. Budget and Finance determine application deadlines and selection schedules in their region or country. fellows may enroll in an appropriate university program anywhere in the world. Grants Administration. Applications are reviewed and final selections decided by panels composed of practitioners and scholars from various fields of work and study. Society and Culture Media Arts and Culture Peace and Social Justice Human Rights International Cooperation Governance Civil Society Where: at any university of the choice of the beneficiaries anywhere in the world. Once selected. The level and duration of awards are determined as part of the selection process. Assistant to Vice President Verna E. in and outside of the US. Dearborn Street Chicago. IL 60603-5285. Gray Assistant to President Rodica Mischiu Executive Assistant Sadako Ogata Scholar in Residence Robert Oppegard Manager.and may pursue any academic discipline or field of study that is consistent with the interests and goals of the Ford Foundation. For whom: Individuals and groups.

American Indians/Alaska natives. 2) Program on Global Security and Sustainability 3) General Program. WA 98102 Tel. Wallerstein Vice President Carmen L.org/progra ms/apply. There are scholarship programs especially for lowincome groups.org for Grants (www. 4) MacArthur Fellows Program. Page Director. peace within and among nations. dissemination. Fanton President Mitchel B. Please do not send the letter of inquiry by fax. Population & Reproductive Health Kennette M.improvement in the human condition. education and training.org www. Gates Cambridge Scholars Program. Letters of inquiry about population projects in Brazil. Asian Pacific Americans. and practice through the following programs: 1) Program on Human and Community Development. the Foundation recognizes the critical importance of three specific global issues . Pacific Northwest Giving Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Is dedicated to reduce financial obstacles that prevent deserving students from fulfilling their potential. (312) 726-8000/5922 Fax: (312) 920-6258 Jonathan F. which focus primarily on issues of population and reproductive health and human rights. Conservation and Sustainable Development. Letters about work related to Russia may be sent to the Moscow office or the Chicago office. A fourth area. and the Gates Millennium Scholars Program. and Hispanic Americans. For Whom: The Foundation is proactive in its funding. and Nigeria. and Population and Reproductive Health.macfdn. India. policy development. It pursues this mission by supporting research. or Nigeria should be sent to the MacArthur office in that country. The Global Health. Mexico. awarding the majority of its grants to organizations selected by program teams.org . Benedict Director.International Peace and Security. India. Global Challenges. The first step in applying for a grant is to submit a one-page summary and a two. Conservation and Sustainable Development 4answers@macfound. Sylvia Mathews Executive Vice President PO Box 23350 Seattle. such as the Washington State Achievers Scholarship Program. The Global Security and Sustainability Program has offices in Mexico. Other Important Details: In its grant-making.: (206) 709-3140 info@gatesfoundation.gatesfoundation.org www. Barroso Director. Pacific Northwest Giving.org.macfdn.to three-page letter of inquiry. Field of study: The Foundation seeks the development of healthy individuals and effective communities. International Peace and Security Mary R.htm). and Community Access to Technology (CAT) programs will consider grant requests in the form of a Letter of Inquiry. Send it by mail to the Office of Grants Management at the Foundation's Chicago address or by e-mail to LOI@macfound. African Americans. Global Challenges Michael Wright Director. focuses on human rights and on the consequences of economic globalization.

Community Access to Technology How long: Initiating and completing undergraduate and graduate programs. the foundation will accept a two-page Letter of Inquiry from taxexempt. mdc@wwkf.Global Health . the Foundation may adjust or redirect its grant making based on the changing needs of society.org 535 MIDDLEFIELD ROAD. Field of study: Since the Foundation was established. Was founded to address community.K. 616-968-2757 http://www.259.171 to 1. Priority is given to projects which have more than local application. and the Environment. Latin American applicants contact: Mark Carnesi. Field of study: The main programs are following described: . and are likely to be taken over and managed by a long-term funding source. education. SUITE 160 MENLO PARK. including specific outcomes the means by . The Foundation strives to accomplish its goal by supporting outstanding graduate students who are committed to careers in the program areas of interest to the Foundation within the developing world.023 of its 2.Education . Inc. its United States programming has centered on health.651. In all program areas.comptonfoundation. national and international concerns in the fields of Peace & World Order. September 1. the Foundation made total grant expenditures of $196.org Tel.Libraries . W. 2000. Proposals should be brief (3-4 pages).wkkf.org Funds are dispersed according to the interests of the Foundation.org www. the Foundation has a special interest in providing support for minorities. Population. through August 31. For whom: No grants are awarded to individuals.138 of the total expenditures. The Compton Foundation. Kellogg Foundation Grants To help people help themselves through the practical application of knowledge and resources to improve their quality of life and that of future generations. and agriculture. New commitments to 684 projects made up $136. non-profit organizations based in Washington and Oregon states.606 active projects. and should describe: the organization making the request the goals and objectives of the designated project. CA 94025 Phone: (650) 328-0101 Fax: (650) 328-0171 info@ComptonFoundation. There are no deadlines for application indicated. Compton Sylvia Mathews Executive Vice President Although the majority of programs funded by the foundation are selected proactively. Over time. are replicable.org Tel. mpd@wkkf. Other important information: During the past fiscal year.FOUNDATIONS The last one is applicable for undergraduate as well as graduate study. 616-968-2030 Southern African applicants contact: Mark Dempsey. 2001.

FOUNDATIONS Fellows are chosen by selected university-based programs working in partnership with the Foundation. Primary among these conditions are the increasing pressures and destabilizing effects of excessive population growth. Other important information: The goal of the Compton Foundation's is to contribute to the capacity of developing countries. How long: If appropriate and warranted. the alarming depletion of the earth's natural resources. Population. When: There are no cut-off dates for discretionary grants. Compton. and the Environment. Executive Director which the project's effectiveness will be measured a one-half to one page update of previous work supported by the Foundation Each of the following attachments should be limited to one side of one page: Proposal Outline Form qualifications of key people list of Board members with affiliations project budget. Population. Where: Grants are awarded to developing countries.000. including revenue sources organizational budget. To address these problems the Compton Foundation focuses most of its grant-making in the areas of Peace & World Order. for year in which project will be carried out statement of assets and liabilities statement of revenue and expenditures (preferably audited) names and contact information for 3-5 references . especially Mexico and others in Central America and Sub-Saharan Africa. Field of study: The Foundation is concerned first and foremost with the prevention of war. a project may FOUNDATIONS receive more than one year of support. Sustainable Development and/or the Environment. the steady deterioration of the world's environment and the tenuous status of human rights. to improve policies and programs related to Peace. The Foundation provides support for Education primarily at the post-secondary level to a small number of selected institutions and programs. President Ms. with special emphasis on projects that explore the interconnections between these three categories. and the amelioration of world conditions that tend to cause conflict. James R. including revenue sources. which usually range in size from $200 to $10. Edith Eddy.

For whom: Non-profit organizations. Field of study: Through grants to support research and through targeted grants to help solve specific problems. The Foundation concentrates its grantmaking on research. but must be received in the office by November 1 and May 1 in order to be reviewed for the April and October meetings of the Foundation. prefers to support projects that employ and/or train personnel.grantsmanagement. Preference will be given to projects. and the improvement and promotion of health in the developing world. 021101006 USA Tel 617 . the Foundation helps build capacity within developing countries. The concept paper must be submitted in English. One copy of a short concept paper should be submitted by following the Foundation's concept paper application format. The concept paper should be no longer than one typed. Administrator Grants Management Associates 77 Summer Street. which is available through the office or on Grants Management Associate's web site. the production and distribution of food.426 – 5441 cfhf@grantsmanagement. in areas that tend to be under-funded. Food and Health Foundation. All applications will be acknowledged as soon as possible by e-mail. and Conservation. Inc.html The Foundation has adopted a two-phase application system composed of a short concept paper. double-sided page.- a copy of the organization's current IRS tax exemption letter Conservation. Suite 800 Boston. The Foundation is especially interested in supporting projects which lead to the transfer of responsibility to the citizens of developing countries for managing and solving their own problems and developing the capacity of local organizations. followed by a limited number of full proposals at our invitation. and Health Foundation c/o Prentice Zinn. Food.426 – 7172 Fax 617 . plus a preliminary budget of no more than one page. To assist in the conservation of natural resources. technical assistance and training projects of benefit to the Third World. favors grants for pilot projects and special programs that have a potential for replication. The Foundation supports special projects and programs of nonprofit organizations in three primary fields of interest: conservation. Full proposals requested have a fair chance of success.com/cfh guide. Massachusetts. including research projects. food and health. and the budget information must . and favors research concerning problems of importance to the developing world When: Concept papers may be submitted at any time.com www.

support may be granted on a conditional basis over several years. in population. Applicants should submit only one application per review cycle. in cultural affairs and the performing arts. This time frame is designed to give each applicant who is invited to submit a full proposal adequate time to prepare the full proposal. The Foundation is very willing to cooperate with other funding sources with compatible interests to support a joint project or to provide matching funds. Chairman William G. Gray. NY 10021 (212) 838-8400 www. Mellon Foundation The purpose of the Foundation is to aid and promote charitable. 140 East 62nd Street New York.mellon. a short letter setting forth the need. and grants exceeding $25.000 are rarely awarded. The Foundation does not make grants to individuals or to local organizations. Other important information: There is no policy concerning a minimum or maximum grant size. The average grant is approximately $10.000. No special forms for application are required.org/about. dollars. Bowen. together with evidence of suitable classification by the Internal Revenue Service and any supplementary exhibits . literary. Senior Vice President Mary Patterson McPherson. and educational purposes as may be in the furtherance of the public welfare or For whom: Under the broad charter. and the amount of the request and the justification for it. Where: The geographic focus of the Foundation is the developing world. and in public affairs.html Hanna H. Preference will be given to organizations located in developing countries or to developed country organizations whose activities are of direct and immediate benefit. be translated into U. Ordinarily. How long: Although most grants are made on a oneyear basis. scientific.FOUNDATIONS applicants will be informed of the foundation's decision regarding the concept paper within 45 days of the submittal deadline.S. FOUNDATIONS Field of study: Within these fields. President Harriet Zuckerman. in conservation and the environment. the Foundation currently makes grants on a selective basis to institutions in higher education. the nature. The Andrew W. the Foundation directs most of its grantmaking to particular areas of interest.

Only rarely is a grant made in response to an unsolicited proposal outside defined areas of interest. Vice President an applicant may wish to submit. 10018 (212) 852-8461 (212) 852-8278 James Orr III Chairman and Chief Executive Officer United Asset Management Corporation Boston. When: Letters of inquiry will be considered as they are received throughout the year. California Organizations should send a short letter of inquiry addressed to the director of the subject area of interest. New York.Creativity and Culture. are sufficient to permit consideration by the staff. 420 Fifth Avenue. How long: Depending upon the project. For whom: The Foundation is a proactive grantmaker.Health Equity and . estimated budget and .Y.Working Communities." When: Applications are reviewed throughout the year.Food Security. and prospective applicants are encouraged to explore their ideas informally with Foundation staff (preferably in writing) before submitting formal proposals. Field of study: The Foundation works through four themes. the Foundation funds a number of programs that are new or FOUNDATIONS exploratory in nature. . A cross-theme addresses issues that connect the themes and their constituencies. In addition. or subject areas of work: . the issues the proposed project will address. information about the organization.tend to promote the well-doing or well-being of mankind. N. The Rockefeller Foundation It is a knowledge-based global foundation with a commitment to enrich and sustain the lives and livelihoods of poor and excluded people throughout the world. Letters of inquiry should briefly describe the purpose of the project for which funds are being requested. and identifies ways to strengthen the linkages between themes. Inquiries can also be sent electronically to the email addresses listed after each description. Massachusetts Antonia Hernandez President and General Counsel Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund Los Angeles. .

For whom: Provides funding to organizations and projects.rockfound. .org Other important details: The Foundation continues to emphasize the creation and support of global partnerships. industry. Other important information: A business like Van Eeghenstraat 70 Amsterdam or Postbus 75621 1070 AP Amsterdam Tel: (+3120) 5737333 fax: (+3120) 5737370 doen@doen. .Nature and Environment.org period for which funds are being requested.Sports and Welfare and . and qualification of key personnel involved in the project. Foundation DOEN specially focuses on initiatives with FOUNDATIONS a strong business as well as social component. No standard application form is used Applications should be sent to: doen@doen.Human Rights. Foundation DOEN supports small and large projects. sports and welfare and art and culture. it will send the concerned organization an acknowledgment of receipt within two weeks.global@rockfound. The Foundation will continue to join forces with governments. Please do not send attachments. Next.nl Once the Foundation receives the application.nl www. Within two DOEN Foundation (The Netherlands) To make the world an equitable.Art and Culture To accomplish its objective it provides financial support to various organizations active in the areas of nature and the environment. alliances and collaboratives to effect positive change in the daily lives of poor people. Organizations submitting inquiries that are of interest to the Foundation may be asked to submit a proposal.doen. self-activity of the persons and organizations behind the initiatives is paramount.Sustainable Development. development cooperation and human rights. In the execution process. programs and organizations. www. other foundations and nongovernmental organizations to ensure that poor people are included in decisions that affect their lives. and places heavy emphasis on sustainability and innovation. the foundation considers whether the application conforms to the general policy principles and fits within the specific policy of the field concerned. Inquiries take from six to eight weeks for review. Field of study: .org . livable and more enjoyable place. .

This has led to new types of funding: credits and participations. If the project is approved directly. These financing instruments promote the entrepreneurial spirit of the recipients and thus serve Foundation DOEN’s objectives. . the application shall be forwarded to the management and staff of Foundation DOEN with a recommendation for approval. the next step in the procedure is to draft a financing agreement. In 2001 Foundation DOEN spent 30 million guilders on Nature and Environment.approach to funding often proves to benefit those requesting help more in the long run. The board of Foundation DOEN convenes every quarter. Sustainable Development and Human Rights. If the findings of the examination are positive. To have the application presented to the board of the foundation. months it decides whether the application is accepted for consideration. submit it at least two months in advance.

When: Deadline: March 1. including grants to hospitals. programs for children. Prospective grantees are notified in November and. • Civic. and senior citizens. For whom: No grants are made to individuals. independent grant-making foundation created for charitable purposes. secondary. economic and religious institutions.htm The Foundation operates on an annual basis. college and university level. developmentally disabled. must be obtained by written request. social services. if approved. March 1st to be considered for a current year grant. Suite 230 Northbrook. . 1033 Skokie Boulevard. cultural. Illinois 60062 Tel: 847-256-5255 Fax (847) 559-7430 www. The application form.m. Only one application per organization will be considered each year. Field of study: Application for grants are considered in the following areas: • Private education including elementary. grant payments are made in December. An application form. health care. Where: There are no geographic limits on the Foundation's scope of operations.drschollfoundation.FOUNDATIONS The Dr. These categories are set forth generally and are not intended to limit the interest of the Foundation to other worthwhile projects. Scholl Foundation It is a private. • General charitable programs. Applications can be submitted after November 1st of the prior year.com/ind ex. which is required. All applications are acknowledged. together with the related materials specified in the instructions must be received in our office by 4 p.

New York. In keeping with Mr. medicine and healthcare. There is no formal application. 10th Floor Arlington. How long: Maximum of 12 months. NY 10270 Florence A. and developmental or technical professionlas. Va 22203 703. responsive. Starr's international perspective and AIG's international origins. public policy. The InterAmerican Foundation (IAF) For whom: The Inter-American Foundation (IAF) is an independent agency of the United States government that provides grants to nongovernmental and community-based organizations in Latin America and the Caribbean. including education. 901 Stuart Street. The IAF primarily funds partnerships among grassroots and nonprofit organizations. culture and the For whom: Education has traditionally been the largest area of giving for the Foundation. Starr's personal interest in providing scholarships to students. accountability and democratic practices. VA 22203 USA Tel. concurrent to expanding the cadre of development scholars throughout the Americas. Other important information: Employment in private organizations does not have to be suspended during the fellowship period. Applications for a scholarship fund are accepted from schools on an invitation-only basis. sustainable and participatory self-help programs. Field of study: The initiatives are for innovative.org fdncenter. the Foundation has funded a The Foundation does not have guidelines for grant seekers.gov Blanca Suárez. Department 555 901 Stuart Street. but the Foundation prefers to receive a cover letter setting forth the terms of . Fascell InterAmerican Fellowship Generates information for the solution of development problems. For whom: Leaders in Latin America or the Caribbean. Grant Program Coordinator bsuarez@iaf. and participatory selfhelp development in Latin America and the Caribbean. 10th Floor Rosslyn. Davis. businesses and local governments. The Foundation does not award individual scholarships outside of its programs. directed at improving the quality of life of poor people and strengthening participation.: (703) 841 3800 Tel.: (703) 527 3529 info@iaf.gov 70 Pine Street. Applicants may be managers of NGO’s.4365 info@iaf. because of Mr.org/grantmaker/starr No application procedure is indicated.306.gov David Valenzuela. 14th Floor.FOUNDATIONS The InterAmerican Foundation (IAF) The Dante B. President grants@starrfoundation. Promotes equitable.306.4301 703.gov Candidates may apply directly or be nominated. President dvalenzuela@iaf. human needs. The Starr Foundation It makes grants in a number of areas.

innovative and other needed non-profit programs in an effort to address problems facing the local and global human community.FOUNDATIONS environment. The Narrative Project The Greenville Foundation To encourage and fund unique.org/grantmaker /starr/990pf_1999. number of exchange programs over the years to encourage the education of U. the applicant should include details of its overall administrative expenses. In addition. Administrator Anne Fitzgerald Program Specialist for Environment and International programs. the grant seeker's latest audited financial statements. Organizations that have received a grant are eligible to reapply at the conclusion of the grant period only if a final report on the previous grant has already been submitted to the Foundation. The Foundation board meets regularly during the year and considers applications on a rolling basis. Field of study: The Greenville Foundation normally provides support for special projects. The Foundation's Form 990-PF is available for viewing online. Julie Kenny Drezner Program Specialist for Human and Social The application process begins with a brief Letter of Inquiry. which can be downloaded free of charge at fdncenter. The Foundation has concentrated its giving in the area of public policy on international relations and the promotion of democratic institutions around the world. the grant proposal. Current funding interests are: education. Field of study: The Foundation funds organizations that provide need-based financial aid to students seeking to attend secondary and post-secondary schools. Letters of Inquiry must be received in the Foundation office by 5:00 P.M. which consists of the grant application Cover Sheet and a two to three page narrative project description. How long: Applications for multi-year grants. When: No deadlines.S. When: The Foundation has two grant cycles per year.pdf Greenville Foundation 283 Second Street East Sonoma. a list of other major financial supporters and a list of the grant seeker's board members. students abroad and students from many other countries in the U. human and social issues. Applicants will be notified by mail of the Foundation's interest in receiving a full proposal. not for general operations. For whom: Applicants must be nonprofit organizations. Pacific time on or before April 1st . for general operating support and for capacity-building are accepted. environment. a budget for the particular project for which funding is sought. CA 95476 Tel (707) 938-9377 Virginia Hubbell.S.

Faxed or e-mailed proposals cannot be accepted.se Dr. If the deadline falls on a weekend.S. The IFS programme of supporting activities includes arranging scientific contacts and organizing workshops and regional meetings. . such as age. Well-defined criteria for eligibility. Jacques Gaillard. which must fall within the IFS Research Areas. as well as relevant social and economic aspects.org/grantmaker/grnville Description: Prepare a two to three page (maximum) detailed description of the project for which funds are asked for. Early submissions are encouraged. and nationality are used to select individuals for support. . chemical. which may be renewed twice.gaillard@ifs. Grev Turegatan 19. Supplementary travel grants may be awarded to enable the grantee to attend scientific meetings.-based or affiliated nonprofit organizations Grant amounts generally range from $5 000 to $25 000. Other important details: Grants for international programs will be made only through U.Food Science and . Sweden +46 8 545 818 00 +46 8 545 818 01 info@ifs. Field of study: The IFS Research Areas are: . . Acting Director Tel: +46 8 545 818 09 jacques. A typical grant is $15 000. What are the qualifications of the project leadership? International Foundation for Science (IFS) (Sweden) IFS contributes towards strengthening the capacity of developing countries to conduct relevant and high quality research on the sustainable management of biological resources. This will involve the study of physical. When: IFS support is primarily financial and in the form of a research grant in the amount of up to USD 12.se To apply for an IFS Research Grant an IFS Application Form must be obtained. education.se www.000. fdncenter.Forestry/Agroforestry. The applicant for an IFS Research Grant must satisify the following critera: • be a scientist and a citizen of a developing country • have at least a MSc or equivalent degree • be under 40 years of age (30 for Chinese applicants) • be working at a university or research institution in a developing country (the institution is expected to provide .Crop Science. Each grant is for Issues program. the due date is the next business day.Natural Products. employment. important in the conservation.FOUNDATIONS or October 1st. SE-114 38 Stockholm.Animal Production. How long: Grants are given for one year.ifs.Aquatic Resources. . Grants are given to individuals for a specific research project. and biological processes.

and dominance. N. B. Title Page B.h tm Submit FOUR copies of a typewritten application in English. animal behavior. history. normally not less than one year nor more than three years.hfg. A. It places a priority on the study of urgent problems of violence and aggression in the modern world and also encourages related research projects in neuroscience. New York. All awards. aggression. When: Applications must be received by August 1. 10022 tel (212) 644-4907 fax (212) 644-5110 www. and control of violence. and the humanities which illuminate modern human problems. genetics. Personnel D. and J (below) must be either downloaded or requested from the foundation.pages/grants. for a decision in December. and dominance. Budget Justification F. Please note: The forms for items A. Other important details: The original proposal should contain the budget for the entire period of the project — not to exceed three years in any case— and requests for support in future years will be limited to the amount projected for that year.FOUNDATIONS production. and renewable utilisation of the natural resources base. criminology. are for 527 Madison Avenue. manifestations. The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation (HFG) Supports research on violence. aggression. Budget E.org/html. however.Y. For whom: The foundation awards research grants to individuals for individual projects and does not award grants to institutions for institutional programs. How long: The foundation ordinarily makes awards in the range of $15 000 to $30 000 a year for periods of one or two years. Field of study: The foundation welcomes proposals from any of the natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes. Research Plan G. the social sciences. Abstract C. one research period. salaries and basic research facilities) • will do research in one of the IFS Research Areas and do the research in a developing country. Other Support .

org Tel. 875 North Michigan Ave. . grants have supported educational. Foundation for Middle East Peace Is dedicated to promote through various activities. as well as small-scale economic projects that meet the needs of victims of the current conflict. Field of study: The Foundation awards grants to organizations and activities that contribute significantly to a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. humanitarian.: 312-274-6519 pres@spencer. Further funding of projects tentatively approved for more than one year will require annual applications for continuation and will depend upon evidence of satisfactory progress and an account of expenditures during the previous year. DC 20036 tel: 202-835-3650 fax: 202-835-3651 Ambassador Philip C. IL 60611-1803 President: Ellen Condliffe Lagemann Tel. For whom: Organizations only.FOUNDATIONS one-year terms initially. but the grants could be directed to any discipline. public affairs.spencer. President pcwilcox@fmep. and Palestinian-Israeli reconciliation activities. For whom: Individuals and Organizations Field of study: This foundation possess several grant programs: • Research Grants • Fellowship Awards • Institutional Initiatives • Other Awards In general it finances education.org Vice President: Paul D.: 312-274-6536 Fax: 312-337-0282 information@spencer.. For example. Other important information: Since 1962. Wilcox. 1761 N St. the Foundation has made grants totaling approximately $250 million. a just solution to the IsraeliPalestinian conflict that brings peace and security to both peoples. Suite 3930 Chicago.org The Spencer Foundation Committed to supporting highquality investigation of education through its research programs and to strengthening and renewing the educational research community through its fellowship and training programs and related activities.: 312-274-6517 vicepres@spencer. Goren Tel. NW Washington. civil rights.org www.org The application procedure varies according to every program. Jr.

education and training. Dearborn Street Chicago. Address: 2150 Third Avenue North. MacArthur Foundation Office of Grants Management 140 S. and Information Dedicated to help groups and individuals foster lasting improvement in the human condition. waste minimization and management. org/ For further information visit the foundation’s website. For whom: Groups and individuals. Other important information: The Foundation makes grants through four programs: .Program on Global Security and Sustainability . MacArthur Foundation Office of Grants Management. . and education.Program on Human and Community Development . and adaptive technology. Field of study: Research. policy development. the arts.lindberghfoundation.General Program . Send it by mail to the Office of Grants Management at the Foundation's Chicago address or by e-mail to LOI@macfound. John D. dissemination. Do not send the letter of inquiry by fax.org. Research. and intercultural communication.MacArthur Fellows Program The John D. and Catherine T. health and population sciences. Suite 310 Anoka. agriculture. including humanities/education. including biomedical research. health. MN 55303-2200 Telephone: 763-576-1596 Fax: 763-576-1664 http://www. and Catherine T.FOUNDATIONS Lindbergh Foundation (Lindbergh Grants Program) Awards grants annually to individuals whose proposed projects represent a significant contribution toward the achievement of a better balance between technology and our human and natural environment. exploration. For whom: Citizens of all countries. not to affiliated institutions for institutional programs. IL 60603-5285 USA Phone: (312) 726-8000 Fax: (312) 920-6258 TDD: (312) 920-6285 Submit a one-page summary and a twoto three-page letter of inquiry. conservation of natural resources. Field of study: Aviation/aerospace. When: Deadline June 10 Other important information: It is the policy of the board to give priority to those projects which best address the issue of balance regardless of category and to give grants to individuals.

or authorized representative. the ASF awards more than $500. NY 10003-3694 Tel 212 475-1137 Please submit an inquiry letter of no more than two pages describing the mission of the . It identifies organizations in its fields of interest and For whom: Limited number of awards (usually at the graduate level) for Scandinavians to undertake study or research programs in the United States. NY 10016 Tel: 212-879-9779 Fax: 212-249-3444 www.com Initial inquiries to the Foundation should be in letter form signed by the organization's President. Where: There are no geographical restrictions.FOUNDATIONS The Carthage Foundation For whom: The Foundation confines most of its grant awards to programs that will address public policy questions concerned with national and international FOUNDATIONS issues. However. Other important information: Each year. The letter should include a concise description and budget for the specific purpose for which funds are requested. scholars and professionals. and Sweden. The Foundation does not make grants to individuals. Field of study: Educational and cultural aspects. Finland. Suite 3900 Pittsburgh.000 in fellowships and grants to individual students.amscan. Citizenship: Scandinavia. PA 15219-6401 Tel (412) 392-2900 Michael W.scaife.org Mertz Gilmore Foundation For whom: the Foundation does not accept proposals for: • Individuals • Endowments. Field of study: National and International Policy Aspects When: The Foundation normally considers grants at quarterly meetings. and annual report. Iceland. Norway. The AmericanScandinavian Foundation (ASF) It promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark. and have the approval of the Board of Directors. 58 Park Avenue New York. Gleba. Additional information must include the organization's current annual budget. annual fund appeals or fundraising 218 East 18th Street New York. Contact ASF’s cooperating organizations for specific information. Treasurer www. One Oxford Centre 301 Grant Street. latest audited financial statement. requests may be submitted at any time and will be acted upon as expeditiously as possible.

the disadvantaged and those who lack faith in Jesus Christ. as well as a brief summary of its achievements.org www.org Mona Younis. relational evangelism and cultural engagement.FOUNDATIONS partners with them to determine the most appropriate support. particularly as they relate the problem or issue to be addressed. or travel Film or media projects Publications organization and the purpose of the request. Recognizing that one size does not fit all. Multiple year requests are considered only when subject to annual review. Executive Director Amy Alva. Where: Supports projects in the Puget Sound region. • • • • • Fax 212 777-5226 info@mertzgilmore. • A statement of the problem or need . project. It should include the following information: • A description of the organization and the nature of its work.stewarshipfdn. Grants Coordinator Submit a letter of inquiry to the Stewardship Foundation (one or two pages long). reconciliation and justice. P. the United States and the Developing World.. Field of study: Supports Christian leadership. events Conferences. fellowships. the marginalized.org Field of study: The Foundation currently makes grants in seven programmatic areas: International Human Rights Immigrant Rights in the United States Lesbian and Gay Rights in the United States Israel and Palestine Dance in New York City New York City Human and Built Environment Energy For whom: The poor.mertzgilmore. WA 98401-1278 Tel (253) 620-1340 Fax (253) 572-2721 info@stewarshipfdn. workshops Sectarian religious concerns Scholarships. How long: Generally one year.org Cary A.O. the Foundation makes general operating. Box 1278 Tacoma. Paine. IHR Program Officer myounis@mertzgilmore. often over a multi-year period. poverty.org www. Stewardship Foundation It provides resources to Christ-centered organizations. loans. research. challenge. and capacitybuilding grants. The Pacific Northwest.

which can help with processing applications and interviewing applicants. 909. • The time frame for the proposed activities. and seek admission to an internationally recognized institution.7200 Fax: 909.7291 www. Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) AKF is a private nondenominational development agency committed to promoting health. Applicants must have an outstanding academic record. For whom: The Foundation accepts applications from countries where it has branches. education and rural development. Forms are available as of January 1st each year from AKF branches and affiliates or local Aga Khan . Students may obtain application forms from Aga Khan Development Network representatives in their country of current residence.FOUNDATIONS you plan to address and an explanation of how it wil be addressed. • Estimated cost for the project or activity and the amount requested from the Foundation. Requests will also be considered for travel and study awards for PhD students doing their research in Third 1-3 Avenue de la Paix 1202 Geneva 2 Switzerland Tel. when doctoral degrees are necessary for the career objectives of the student. The Foundation gives priority to requests for Master's level courses but is also willing to consider applications for PhD programmes. genuine financial need.com/ch apters/akf.html Application forms are available from the Aga Khan Foundation offices.org www. Field of study: The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from developing countries who have no other means of financing their studies.genevabriefingbook. primarily in lowincome countries of Asia and Africa.akdn. Include a brief description of anticipatd achievements or outcomes. The application procedures of AKF's International Scholarship Programme are decentralised.

9 million. The cost of travel is not included in AKF scholarships. Co 81611 2953 Tel (303) 920 68 34 Fax (303) 920-4578 . All applications must be submitted on original (not photocopied) forms obtained from an AKF or AKES office. 411 East Main ST. The annual Scholarship Selection Meeting takes place in late June and the Aga Khan Foundation notifies all students of the outcome of their application in the first week of July First-time applicants or previous grantees looking for support for new projects should submit a letter of inquiry describing their project General Service Foundation (GSF) The Foundation seeks to address the root causes of conflict. Completed applications should be returned to the institution from which the form was obtained. Where: Developing countries in Asia and Africa. AKF funded 120 projects in 13 countries at a cost of $US 88. Scholarships are awarded on a 50% grant: 50% loan basis through a competitive application process. neither are applications from students already in mid-course. so that the amount requested from the Foundation can be reduced to a minimum. Applicants should be prepared to be interviewed by local Scholarship Committees. Suite 205 Aspen. Applicants are requested to make every effort to obtain funding from other sources as well. the Foundation will give priority to projects with regional or national import. and to promote peaceful and stable For whom: Within the broad objectives. Applications for short-term courses are not considered. The Foundation assists students with tuition fees and living expenses only. When: Deadline for submission of applications is March 31st.World countries on topics judged to be of interest to the FOUNDATIONS Aga Khan Development Network. Education Services and Boards.International Peace. Field of study: . Interview reports are sent with the applications to Geneva for the final selection. or to the address typed on the front of the form. Other important details: In 1999.

Box 29903 .O. - Reproductive Health and Human Rights. Central America and the Caribbean. the amount requested from the Foundation.org Bill Repplinger Controller bill@generalservice.org www.communities primarily in Mexico. caring For whom: Threshold provides a place where people with a commitment to social change and an interest in Foundation Administrator P.org prior to sending a formal proposal.generalservice. Letters of inquiry should be no more than four pages and should include the following: • a brief statement of the issues to be addressed under the proposed project. the history and goals of your organization. International Peace. and your organization's involvement with these issues.) Where: Supports projects primarily in Mexico. and information about other sources of support • a copy of Federal Income Tax 501 (c)(3) Exemption Letter To apply submit: A twopage Letter of Inquiry. a budget.org Julie Richardson Program Officer. Reproductive Health and Rights and Resources lani@generalservice. Lani Shaw Executive Director. When: Letters of inquiry must be received on or before the deadlines (February 1st for the spring meeting and September 1st for the fall. Program Associate. Threshold Foundation It seeks to build a more just. • a brief summary of the project and anticipated outcomes • the approximate starting date and duration of the proposed activities • the total amount of funding needed. FOUNDATIONS and Resources. julie@generalservice. Program Officer. Central America and the Caribbean.

jurisdictions. It serves the social change movement through collaborating with and funding innovative American and international nonprofit organizations and individuals working towards social justice. San Francisco. Other important details: Threshold funds general operating expenses as well as special projects.000 and $25. goals and accomplishments. purpose. leadership. If selected. grant.Human economic System . National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Provides opportunities for individuals to pursue advanced study For whom: Individuals. constituency.and sustainable world as a legacy for all. citizens. native residents of U. and spiritual FOUNDATIONS development can come together to scheme.Peaceful coexistence . environmental sustainability. . . or foreign nationals who have resided in the United States or its jurisdictions for at least three years immediately preceding the application 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue.000. Room 318 Washington.Coexistence & Community. please address each of the following points: mission. their own emotional. Although the average size of Threshold grants is between $15.Social justice . CA 94129-0903 which describes the work of the organization you work for.S. The following guidelines should help. U. learn. grants have historically ranged between $1.000 and $50.S. work. diversity. such as university teachers. psychological.Policy & Systemic Change. When: Two-page Letter of Inquiry due January.Sustainability . full proposals due February. It does not give emergency or discretionary funding. . Field of study: . networking/collaboration. humane economic systems and peaceful coexistence. play and see what happens. strategy.000. NW. DC 20506 Telephone: 202-606-8200 Fax: 202-606-8204 For further information visit the organization’s website.New Visions for Culture & Society . dream.

D. and scholars and writers working independently. Field of study: Any academic field.Research and Education Fellowships and research that will enhance their capacities as teachers. Suite 301 Washington.us/ Field of study: Humanities.fed. applications from candidates are not accepted.neh. Candidates must be full or associate professors. or interpreters of humanities and that will enable them to make significant contributions to thought and knowledge in humanities. 1012 14th Street NW. For whom: Foreign scholars who may reside in any country and conduct research in any academic field. Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Humboldt Research Award for Foreign Scholars .. June/July and November.D.-granting universities and of postgraduate professional schools. individuals affiliated with institutions other than colleges and universities. with internationally recognized research records. How long: Six to eight months or nine to twelve months. DC 20005 Telephone: 202-783-1907 Fax: 202-783-1908 For further information contact the foundaiton’s. Fellowships for University Teachers are intended for faculty and staff members of Ph. or equivalent. When: March. scholars. Candidates may be nominated at any time by eminent German scholars. Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars are intended for faculty and staff members of two-year and four-year colleges and universities that do not grant the Ph. Other important information: There are two programs of NEH Fellowships. deadline When: Deadline: May 1 FOUNDATIONS http://www.

fed.S. DC 20005 USA Tel: (202) 326-6600 FAX: (202) 289-4950 . what role the gf1. and Diplomacy Fellows Program provides funding for fellows to spend 1 year with one of several bureaus of the U. a statement that describes why the fellowship is desired. a certification of accuracy. Information required includes: a letter of intent. When: January 15. and or interest in the application of scientific knowledge to the solution of international affairs and development problems. In addition. to demonstrate the value of science and technology in addressing societal problems.us/people/gf/ what issues are of interest. and a complete application cover form. Agency for International Development (USAID) or the State Department on scientific and technical Applicants must fill out a formal application form. forestry.000. the environment. Engineering. natural resources. population and health. and the development of democracy (this includes biodiversity. usually at the doctoral level. and other fields). how the candidate foresees it affecting their career. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) The program is designed to provide an opportunity to learn about international public policy. candidates must have some knowledge.S. Possible renewal for an additional year. and what issues the candidate would like to work on and the research approach. Only for U. how the candidate meets qualifications. How long: 1 year.000 and DM150. Washington.htm#AAAS candidate envisions as a fellow. a full curriculum vitae. N.Where: German research institutions. http://www. and to contribute to the more effective application of scientific and technical knowledge in foreign affairs and international development programs within the U. For whom: The fellow must demonstrate exceptional competence in science or engineering.fs. Other important information: The AAAS Science. Citizens. Field of study: sustainable development with emphasis upon economic growth. Other important information: The total value of the award will vary between DM20.W. experience.S. letters of reference. FOUNDATIONS How long: Between four and 12 months. The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Directorate of Science and Policy Programs 1333 H St.

issues in international development (USAID) or FOUNDATIONS policy (State Department).on which all life depends. Field of study: Education in science and engineering.turnerfoundation. .Government. including advocacy. For whom: A broad range of organizations. For whom: Universities. and approaches. Turner Foundation. nonprofit institutions.water. GA 30303 Tel: 404-681-9900 Fax: 404-681-0172 Website: www. colleges. organizing. http://www. Inc. public education. For further information visit the foundations website.org For further information visit the foundation’s website.nsf. One CNN Center Suite 1090 South Tower Atlanta. The National Science Foundation (NSF) Funds research and education in science and engineering. academic consortia. Physical Sciences • Polar Research • Science Statistics • Social. Turner Foundation Committed to preventing damage to the natural systems . Field of study: areas of the environment and population and focuses on four main components: . Behavioral Sciences No address available. Other important information: Funding opportunities are divided into broad program areas: • Biology • Computer and Information Sciences • Crosscutting Programs • Education • Engineering • Geosciences • International • Math.Protection of water and reduction of toxic impacts on the environment. and land . air.gov/home/gran ts. and hands-on conservation work. and small businesses in the United States.htm For further information contact the association.

Email: turnerfi@turnerfoundation. renewable energy and improved transportation policies and practices. equitable practices and policies designed to reduce population growth rates. Other important information: Promotes particularly higher education and training at universities. Local Partners Chapter: Maryland Ms. The Aventis Foundation Other important information: Each of the organization's 60 "partnerships" links a state or region of the U. Maryland Partners Chapter 9408 Presly Place Lanham. training. social. culture.org/ Applications for sponsorship should be submitted in writing and do not require any special forms. The development and implementation of sound. Field of study: Art and culture.org Partners of the Americas (Fellowship in International Development) Seeks to foster inter-American cooperation and friendship through mutually beneficial agricultural. MD 20706 USA Tel. Promotes international. health. education.partners. health. interdisciplinar y and futureoriented projects at the For whom: Individuals and organizations from all of America and the Caribbean Field of study: agriculture. with an area in Latin America or the Caribbean and represents an indigenous bilateral organization. cultural. political.net/old/in dex. Pedersoly President. Protection of biodiversity through habitat preservation. (809) 429 2603 For further information contact the foundation. . Heleni M. natural ressources.html Aventis Foundation Industriepark Höchst D-65926 Frankfurt am Main http://www. the foundation integrates http://www. Where: All of America and the Caribbean How long: 2 ½ years. economic or social and scientific projects.S. and natural ressources projects.aventisfoundation.- - Protection of the atmosphere and other FOUNDATIONS natural resources by promoting energy efficiency. educational.

Switzerland Other important information: The foundation seeks partners with leaders to support projects and initiatives that work toward www. science.interfaces between culture.: +41 (55) 415 1111 Fax: +41 (55) 415 1150 Email: foundation@avina.Rolf-Sammet-Fund For further information visit the foundation's website. shape and different fields. Box 1474 8640 Hurden. projects.Study Fund .com sustainable development in a range of areas. and initiatives in Latin America AVINA Foundation.net The foundation does not accept direct applications for funding.Karl-Winnacker-Fund .avina. Where: The foundation develops most of their partnerships. Switzerland P.O. politics and society The AVINA Foundation Works in partnership with civil society and business leaders in their initiatives toward sustainable development in Ibero-America. . business. including (but not limited to): • Formal and non-formal education and training • Citizen participation and grassroots social involvement • Eco-efficiency and effective management of natural resources • Economic and community development • Corporate social responsibility Tel. For whom: civil society and private sector leaders whose organizations and companies may be of very different size. it has a structured process by which potential projects and initiatives are identified. three special funds. each one having its own endowment: FOUNDATIONS .

Dr.Fellowships for applicants outside Germany: These fellowship programmes are intended for persons of all nationalities who are not resident in Germany. Secretary application procedure General vary according to every program. CA 94133-3930 USA Alexander von Humboldt Foundation For whom: The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation grants research fellowships and research awards to highly qualified scholars and scientists of all nationalities not resident in Germany.: (+49) 0228-833-0 from the net Fax: (+49) 0228-833-199 (www. Jean-Paul-St.: (415) 391 0911 confirmation of www. The awards are granted on the basis of nomination. environment.htm) Fruehwald.us/people/gf/gf1. proposed budget.de/en/kontakt. For further information visit the foundation’s website. No.htm possible.de/en/progr Prof. strength of the philanthropic process and the nonprofit sector.fed. culture. 12 It is possible to D-53173 Bonn download all the Germany necessary application documents directly Tel.FOUNDATIONS The Wallace Alexander Gerboede Foundation Funds innovative programs and projects offering potential for significant social impact.Research Awards: .humboldtfoundation. media. 470 Columbus Avenue.Fellowships for applicants in Germany: These fellowship programmes are intended for persons who are resident in Germany. Manfred Osten. . 209 San Francisco. citizen participation and citizenship development.de An application for the Research Awards is not www. A letter of inquiry should be sent with a short description of the project. and other special projects. Field of study: Arts. President Details on the Dr. population issues.humboldtfoundation. and Tel.htm appropriate IRS taxexempt status. enabling them to spend periods of research at the institutes of former Humboldt guest-researchers abroad. centserv@avh. as well as research fellowships to highly qualified German scholars. Wolfangang amme/bewerbung. communities. For whom: No scholarships or grants are provided to individuals. reproductive rights. . Field of study: .fs. enabling them to undertake periods of research in Germany. All countries are included.

FOUNDATIONS Research Awards may be given to outstanding and internationally recognized scholars of all disciplines and nationalities. .

D. Business. such as Social Sciences. an installation allowance. and economy class travel.iadb.org/int/eng/jap an_scholarship.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS 6. Deadlines: . university medical and accident insurance. Public Administration or other development-related technical disciplines. DC 20577 Tel 202-623-2025 Fax 202-623-3096 www. The scholarship is effective as of the start of the academic year and does not cover any expenses during the summer. with funding from the Government of Japan. only during the period indicated in each Sub-Program Or download in: www. has established a scholarship program for students from the Bank's borrowing member countries Field of study: To pursue graduate studies in development-related fields.org/int/eng/japan_s cholarship.htm Application Procedure Interested candidates may obtain applications from Headquarters in Washington. When Application forms are distributed in midJanuary.iadb.2 MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Name of the Organization InterAmerican Development Bank (Japan-IDB Scholarship Program) Objective Its primary objective is to help accelerate economic and social development in Latin America and the Caribbean Program Description (Requirements) For whom: The Inter-American Development Bank.htm . Scholarship recipients may attend accredited Institutions offering Master's Programs. .Northern Hemisphere – May 15 -Southern Hemisphere. a monthly subsistence allowance. The Japan-IDB Scholarship Program has the following sub-programs: Northern Hemisphere Program and Southern Hemisphere Program. a book allowance.C. NWStop W0602 Washington. 15 Other important details: The scholarship provides benefits covering full tuition. located in any of the member countries.Jan. or from Country Offices of the Bank. Contact Information 1300 New York Avenue.

the administration of every program is the responsibility of the Universities of the Region. DC 20577 Tel: 202-623-2025 Fax: 202-623-3096 www. therefore.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS InterAmerican Development Bank (Regional Programs) Its primary objective is to help accelerate economic and social development in Latin America and the Caribbean For whom: Provides assistance and advisory support to public and private regional institutions in matters pertaining to technical cooperation. Programs: Programa Regional de Capacitación en Manejo del Medio Ambiente y Conservación de Recursos Naturales CIDIAT (Regional Program of Training in Environmental Management and Natural Resource Conservation) Programa de Capacitación en Políticas de la Universidad de los Andes UNIANDES (Training Program in Policy of the Andes University) Programa de Apoyo a la Maestría de Especialización en Análisis de Políticas Públicas y Gestión Gubernamental . they should be contacted directly for information about the application process.htm Procedure and deadline varies according to every program. NWStop W0602 Washington. However. Citizenship: From Latin American countries Field of study: The following scholarship programs are funded by the IDB Regional Technical Cooperation.IESA (Support Program to the Master’s in Public Policy Análisis and Government Initiative) Programa de Postgrado en Economía con Mención en Políticas Sociales ILADES (Postgraduate Program in Economics with mention on Social Policies) Programa Regional de Postgrado de 1300 New York Avenue.iadb.org/int/rtc/spanish/b ecas. .

with direct participation of the countries of the region in priority setting and funding of research projects. The projects are selected on a competitive basis. and potential distribution of benefits. DC 20577 Tel (202) 623-3876 Fax (202) 623-3968 www. the contributions of the member countries to an endowment fund with a target of US$200 million.PIMA II (Regional Program of Postgraduate. and by facilitating the For whom: Research projects are developed and implemented by national research organizations (research institutes. universities.Program & Budget Administrator (202623-3876) carolinaor@iadb. Field of study: Research priorities are identified by developing studies in consultations with experts. evaluating economic as well as environmental impact.org The financial resources of FONTAGRO are. whose income finances regional and strategic research projects on a nonreimbursable basis. Technical-Administrative Secretariat Inter-American Development Bank 1300 New York Avenue NW.fontagro. Training and Research in Public Policies – Torcuato Di-Tella Institute Inter American Program of Applied Macroeconomics – PIMAII) Programa de Especialización en Políticas Económicas y Sociales Universidad de Tucumán (Specialization Program in Economic and Social Policies – University of Tucuman) The Regional Fund for Agricultural Technology (FONTAGRO) To promote the agricultural sector's increase in competitivity while protecting natural resources and reducing poverty in the region. basically.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Capacitación e Investigación en Políticas Públicas -.org Edgardo Moscardi Executive Secretary (202-6232873) edgardom@iadb. through the generation of agricultural technologies with international public goods characteristics.org Carolina Ortega . and private organizations) and international and regional research centers working in association with national research entities.org fontagro@iadb.Instituto Torcuato Di Tella Programa Interamericano de Macroeconomía Aplicada . in accordance with the objectives of the Fund and its priority research . Stop W0510 Washington. NGOs. Priority research areas are agreed upon by the Board of Directors. Where: FONTAGRO is a consortium to promote strategic agricultural research of relevance for the Latin American and Caribbean Region.

When: Deadline February 1 Where: U. on one of the topics specified by the Program for that year. technical. areas defined in the Medium Term Plan. Field of study: They must be interested in issues that relate to women and/or children and be planning on returning to her country within two years of the date on which the grant is made.S. NW Room I 1-172 Washington.S.org Robert S. at the time of application to attend a U. The World Bank 1818 H Street. D. and environmental criteria established in the Operations Manual. Institution. institutional. DC 20433 Tel: 202-473-8751 Fax: 202-676-0419 www. Field of study: The Program annually awards fellowships to support innovative and imaginative post-graduate research in areas of socioeconomic development. They must also demonstrate financial need. and evaluated by economic. NW Room I 1-172 Washington.S. DC 20433 Tel 202-473-8751 Fax: 202-676-0419 www.worldbank.S. For whom: To enable women from eligible developing countries who are currently enrolled in a U.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS exchange of scientific knowledge.C.html By the deadline all relevant documents must have been received in the Program Office in Washington. The Program focuses on issues critical to For whom: Citizenship: Developing countries. Institutions. Citizenship: Developing countries' women only. under the sponsorship of a collaborating institution. 1818 H Street. Further information can be downloaded. McNamara Fellowship Program This Program supports development through innovative research. . Any applications received after this date will not be considered.org/wbi/schol arships/McHomePage2. institution and are residing in the U. Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund The mission of the Fund is to reduce poverty and improve living standards through sustainable development and investment in people.worldbank.

worldbank.org/w bi/scholarships/mcnam ara/DeadLineInfoCol. travel language training. When: Deadline February 1. French. are generally preferred.h tml Application forms for the Program are available in English. Fellowships total US$ 7 500 and are intended to cover the cost of the research and its dissemination (not tuition for post-graduate studies). Other important information: The interest from this endowment allows the Program to award 15 or 16 fellowships each year. NW Room I 1-172 Washington. Applications sent by The World Bank Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program 1818 H Street. The programs give priority to: countries that are currently eligible to borrow from the World Bank. NW Washington. Applicants who have never pursued graduate study in the U. The award pays full tuition. fees. Where: Fellows must conduct their research in their country of residence. 1818 H Street. All applications must be submitted with the required documentation on the correct application forms. The application can also be downloaded.worldbank. Spanish.org/wbi/schol arships . living expenses. DC. and Portuguese from the JJ/WBGSP Secretariat from late November through March. DC 20433 Fax: 202-676-0962 www. Forms every cycle will be available from all World Bank Resident Missions and from the McNamara Fellowships Program office at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington. Or by downloading at www.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS improving the lives of the most vulnerable people in the developing world. Citizenship: World Bank member countries. but preferably four to five years’ work experience in a field related to development.S. books. How long: They extend for 12 months and cannot be renewed. beginning April 2000. The objective of the scholarship program is to help create an international community of highly-trained professionals working in the field of For whom: Funding for graduate study for citizens of a World Bank member nation with at least two years’.

Notification is made by the end of June of each year. Where: Program are tenable in any of the member countries of the OAS. Secretary General - - Fulfill an application form. Applicants interested in applying for one of the Partnership Programs must apply directly to the partner university. Field of study: economic and social development. DC 20006 USA Tel: 202-458-3000 Fax: 202-458-3897 www. except in the country of origin or permanent residency of the candidate.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS DC 20433 economic and social development. Application date varies according to the program.oas. the Agency of origin. short-term . scholarships for Secretariat of the OAS or undergraduate studies at universities through the contact the Educational Portal region and awards for specialized. When: Deadline: February 1. Awards are given for one year at a time and may be extended to a second consecutive year if the scholar is maintaining satisfactory academic performance. the Agency has implemented a multi-focused plan to increase fellowships and training opportunities and to expand access to knowledge through greater use of information technology. candidates should different programs. air travel. fax or e-mail are not accepted. the appropriate provides several hundred fellowships for graduate Office of the General studies and research. Benefits: May include payment or waiver of tuition. How long: The maximum period of funding in all JJ/WBGSP programs is two years. NW Washington. living allowance. Benefits vary according to the assistance.org Cesar Gaviria. 1889 “F” Street. For whom: Fellowships are awarded to citizens or permanent residents of the OAS member states Field of study: Varies according to every program. Other important information: The scholarship programs provide annual awards to cover the cost of completing a master's degree or its equivalent. Organization of the American States (InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development) As one of its strategic objectives. book allowance For further information or and health insurance. and build indigenous capacity for research in developing countries. contact the National Liaison Office (ONE) of their country Other important details: Every year.

1889 “F” Street. For whom: The fellowships are awarded to individuals and not to institutions.asp?ur l=/eng/becas/becas7.html www. and cultural development. For citizens of the United States. Fellowships are granted initially for periods of up to twelve months.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS training at educational institutions and training centers in member and observer states. the contact address is rowefund@oas. Specifically.org/eng/home2. with the exception of the medical sciences and related areas. Where: Studies may be undertaken in any of the member States of the Organization of American States. DC 20006 USA InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development (The Regular Training Program (PRA)) The objective of the PRA is to promote the economic. and introductory language studies. Fellowships normally begin with the commencement of the academic year.org . scientific and cultural development of the OASMember States in order to achieve a stronger bond and better understanding among the peoples of the Americas through the advanced training of its citizens in the priority areas requested by the countries.educoas. by no later than March 1st. For information on Leo Rowe Fund loans. Complete an application form. In no case more than two years. The fellowships are awarded. social.oas. applications must be presented to the Inter- Tel: 202-458-3000 Fax: 202-458-3897 www. with the exception of the country of which the candidate is a citizen or permanent resident. NW Washington. scientific. National Liaison Offices (ONEs) are requested to send the completed application forms to the InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development (IACD) in Washington. citizens or permanent residents of OAS member States who hold a university degree and who meet the requirements to pursue advanced studies or research in the field chosen.org. How long: up to two years. of the Americas. social. The deadline for presentation of applications to the National Liaison Office (ONE) differs from country to country and should therefore be confirmed with the relevant ONE in the applicant's country of origin. Field of study: The PRA is designed to promote the economic. for: • advanced study at the graduate level and • graduate research. DC. Fellowships may be extended upon request for a second period not greater than the initial period. are eligible to request a fellowship under this program.

American Agency for Cooperation and Development (IACD) in Washington. living expenses. . between the point of residence and study site.htm l . DC.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Other important details: The award includes tuition. and books for the duration of the award.A limited annual allowance for books and study materials. A letter/certificate of admission is required. Organization of American States InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development Special Caribbean To meet specific needs of training and development of human resources in the Englishspeaking Caribbean member States.Tuition costs. . insurance. economy class. proof of registration and original copies of latest transcripts are required. by no later than April 15.Monthly subsistence allowance which will vary according to the country of study.Round-trip air travel. . Where applicants are already enrolled at the university.org/eng/home2. and no benefits will be provided to the family of the fellowship holder. NW Washington. paid directly to the study center. asp?url=/eng/becas/becas7.educoas. Present an application form. as well as original copies of latest transcripts. The candidate must make the necessary contact to secure admission to the university or study center. by no later than January 15th of each year.. DC 20006 USA Tel: 202-458-3000 Fax: 202-458-3897 www. No fellowships will be awarded retroactively. travel. National Liaison Offices (ONEs) are requested to send the completed application forms to the InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development (IACD) in Washington. when pertinent. . For whom: Be a citizen or permanent resident of any of the English-speaking Caribbean member States.Health insurance. Field of study: The Special Caribbean Fellowships Program is an instrument at the regional level for 1889 “F” Street. The applicant must be eligible to enter college or university in the junior or senior year. Benefits: A PRA fellowship provides some or all of the following benefits: . DC.

MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Fellowship Program the financing of studies leading to a Bachelor's degree at universities and other educational institutions in OAS member States.htm l . The deadline for presentation of applications to the National Liaison Office (ONE) differs from country to country and should therefore be confirmed with the relevant ONE in the applicant's country of origin. For citizens of the United States. No fellowship may be extended for a total fellowship of more than two years. applications must be presented to the InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development (IACD) in Washington. Application forms are Organization of American States Short-term specialized training For whom: Citizens or permanent residents of an Horizontal OAS member State who: Cooperation . To promote . Fellowships of one or two years are for qualified candidates at the Junior or Senior level. Fellowships may be extended upon request for a second period not greater than the initial period. Training .Have experience or advanced studies in the field Program for of the specialized course to which they are Fellowships and applying. except the United States. asp?url=/eng/becas/becas7. For citizens of all OAS member States.Candidates must be proficient in the language of horizontal instruction. DC.org/eng/home2. application forms must be submitted to the National Liaison Office (ONE) of their country of origin or permanent residency. technical cooperation Field of study: Awards for short-term specialized among all 1889 “F” Street. NW Washington. How long: Fellowships normally begin with the commencement of the academic year. with the exception of the country of which the candidate is a citizen or permanent resident. by no later than April 15th of each year. DC 20006 USA Tel: 202-458-3000 Fax: 202-458-3897 www. Fellowships are granted initially for periods of up to twelve months.educoas..Meet the requirements indicated in the course (CHBA) announcement. Where: Studies may be undertaken in any of the member States of the Organization of American States.

For citizens of the United States.Fellowships for the Special Training Program . ONEs are requested to submit application forms to the InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development in Washington.Specialized Courses of the Technical Areas . through the official channels established by each government. Generally.. .CIESPAL: The OAS Department of Public Information organizes an annual course on media (radio. Courses of the Technical Areas (CEAT): The main objective of the program is to strengthen the institutions in the member states through specialized training of their human resources. . written press) in Quito.The Horizontal Cooperation Program for Fellowships and Training . The dates are indicated in the course announcements. TV.. . these fellowships have processed at the respective ONE and presented to the InterAmerican Agency for Cooperation and Development in Washington.International Law: The OAS Department of International Law organizes an annual course on International Law in Rio de Janeiro. Training is sponsored and organized jointly with the technical areas of the General Secretariat. DC. . How long: Fellowships are granted for the duration of the courses. training are provided under the following programs. by the deadline specified in the course announcement. by the deadline specified in the course announcement. Ecuador. These courses are intended for Latin American and Caribbean journalists. applications must reach the Inter-American Agency for Cooperation and Development in Washington. When: The deadline for presentation of applications to the National Liaison Office differs from country to country and should therefore be confirmed in the applicant's country of origin. DC. including the US and Canada. These paid internships are intended for lawyers with demonstrated professional interest in the field of human rights. DC.Romulo Gallegos Internship: Annually the OAS Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) sponsors several 10 months internships at its headquarters in Washington. This course is aimed at professionals in the fields of Law and/or International Relations. Brazil.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Member States. DC.

int For further information visit the comission's website. training and youth.Clarke@cec.int Tim Clarke Tim. Socrates has a budget of 1 850 € million for the seven-year period.eu.from individual school classes.int/comm/education/ programmes_en. experts and government ministers .and with training in all forms.eu. Socrates is the European programme for education. Field of study: EU funding programmes for education. The European Commission To provide Multinational education. No fellowships will be awarded retroactively. parents and students to managers. Exchange schemes and opportunities to learn abroad. even if they are granted for regular post-graduate studies.eu. at all ages. with national agencies in all participating countries. and no benefits will be provided to the family of the fellowship holder. The funding programmes are managed on a largely decentralised basis. training and youth partnerships.html eac-info@cec. europa. The programme has been renewed and the second phase will run for seven years (2000-2006). teachers.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS a short to medium duration. professional organisations. For whom: It is open to everyone concerned with education . university rectors. The first phase of the Socrates programme was for five years (1995-1999). Socrates consists of eight components: Comenius: school education Erasmus: higher education Grundtvig: adult education and other education pathways Lingua: learning and teaching of European languages .

MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Minerva: information and communication technologies in education Observation and innovation of education systems and policies Joint actions with other European programmes Leonardo da Vinci is the action programme for implementing the European Community's vocational training policy. Tempus is the trans-European programme of cooperation in higher education. - . The total budget for Leonardo da Vinci is 1. This programme will be renewed for the period 20012005. An official agreement was reached in October 1995 to set up a cooperation programme between the European Community and the United States of America in the area of higher education and vocational training. EU/USA cooperation. This programme will be renewed for the period 2001-2005.15 billion € over seven years (2000-2006). EU/Canada cooperation. established in 1990. supporting and supplementing action taken by the Member States. An official agreement was reached in October 1995 to set up a cooperation programme between the European Community and Canada in the area of higher education and vocational training.

Tel (396)54592328 Fax (396)504-3463 Field of study: Training Grants aim to strengthen Rue de la Loi 200/Wetstraat 200 B-1049 Bruxelles/Brussel/Belgique Tel (32-2) 299-1111 europa. but may only use Latin characters. A proposal may include. the following: . When: from 1 March and 1 October each year. Please note that for the March 2003 training period the on-line application form will be available in English only.int/comm/dgs/educa tion_culture/index_en. assessment of economic. Other important details: The educational requirements are the following: . to the maximum degree possible. Applicants will be able to fill in certain sections in a different language. research on a particular topic.eu. be they young or adult. .eu. International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Research grants to enable the rural poor to overcome their poverty.possession of a University degree or equivalent at the time of applying (compulsory). 107. writing minutes of meetings. examination of state aid or infringement cases etc. to meet and learn from each other. Via del Serafico For whom: Research Grants are given to regional Rome 00142 or international research institutions within and Italy outside of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR).MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS The European Commission Trainingship Program The program seeks to promote understanding by encouraging European citizens.htm Applications are to be made via the Internet from the beginning of July 2002.linguistic requirements: a thorough knowledge of one Community language and a satisfactory knowledge of one other Community language.int/comm/sta ges.summary of . financial and technical co-operation projects or programs.age limit: 30 or under by the closing date for applications. The website address for applications is europa. Field of study: It is difficult to give an exact description of the type of work given to trainees (stagiaires) but it would normally be equivalent to that given to junior executive-grade officials e. All candidates are informed in writing by the Traineeships Office of the outcome of the pre-selection phase. How long: The European Commission offers two five-month periods of in-service training. . For whom: for young university graduates from the member states of the European Union and to a number of nationals from non-member countries.g.

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The development and dissemination of sustainable agricultural technologies of direct relevance to IFAD's target groups is a major objective of the grant programme. capacities to ensure the sustainability of development activities. They emphasize management training for poverty alleviation and respond to the specific needs of those working with rural poor populations. Assessment Grants are provided for proactive assessment of projects having significant environmental implications. The Fund's Environmental Assessment (EA) process provides a framework for addressing environmental and natural-resource management issues.
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proposed project; institutional profile of the NGO; rationale and objectives of proposed project and justification for NGO ECP grant; link(s) to IFAD projects, strategy and concerns; project area and target group (if applicable); description of proposed activities and their duration; expected outcomes, benefits and beneficiaries; nature of innovation and learning involved; implementation arrangements (roles and responsibilities and services/functions to be performed by the NGO(s) concerned); monitoring and evaluation arrangements;

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- description of participating institutions (if applicable) and their respective roles and responsibilities; - project costs (by activity) and allocation of the grant into cost categories; - financing plan; - procurement arrangements, if appropriate; - disbursements (including specification of tranches); - supervision and reporting; - accounting and auditing arrangements; - appendices, including a list of goods and services to be financed under the project. Consultative Group on International To contribute to food security and poverty The CGIAR's research focuses on crop productivity, forestry and agroforestry, water management, aquaculture, and livestock. CGIAR Secretariat The World Bank MSN G6-601 The CGIAR decided to initiate the regular Challenge Program

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Agricultural Research (CGIAR) eradication in developing countries through research, partnerships, capacity building, and policy support, promoting sustainable agricultural development based on the environmentall y sound management of natural resources. 1818 H Street NW Washington, DC 20433 USA (202) 473-8951 (CP) process by calling for ideas (Phase I : idea generation). In addition, the CGIAR will accelerate, on a pilot and one-time only basis, up to three CPs in 2002 so that the System can explore ways of improving CP design and implementation. Regular Challenge Program Proposals: Call for Ideas Process and Guidelines for Developing and Implementing Challenge Programs - List of Ideas Submitted for CGIAR Challenge Programs. First Batch - Ideas/Concept Notes Endorsed by the CGIAR for PreProposal Development - Interim Science

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Telephone: (703) 756.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Council's Assessment of Challenge Programs Concept Notes . . national or resident alien (resident aliens must include a letter of the nominee's intent to become a U.Call for PreProposals . Springfield. Be a U.Full Pre-Proposal . E-Mail: goldh2o@erols.S.S.Concept Note .gov/public/vi ewprog.Full Pre-Proposal . resident aliens (must provide additional documentation). For whom: Undergraduate and junior level students at two and four year colleges and universities who are properly nominated by accredited institutions. and engineering.Concept Note . citizen and a photocopy of the Alien Registration Card) Field of study: Mathematics.S.asp?progid=1098 Colleges and universities are invited to appoint a Goldwater Scholarship Faculty Representative to manage the selection and nomination of up to four (two for two year schools) students. citizens or nationals. http://www.Full Pre-Proposal Barry M. U. recognized by the Department of Education may apply. college sophomores and juniors will benefit. and engineering.6012. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation Designed to encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in mathematics. VA 22150-2519. natural sciences. President. Standard nomination forms will be provided. citizen. Suite 315. the natural sciences. Smith.Concept note . Headquarters Office: Gerald J.com. 6225 Brandon Avenue.Timeline for First Batch of Ideas/Proposals Pilot Challenge Program Proposals: .cfda.

Tokyo 107-0052. Contact the Japan http://www. and general life culture. the nearest diplomatic mission of Japan. 4th floor.S. 1-11-28 Akasaka. ace@acejapan. Japan Foundation Promotes cultural exchange between Japan and other countries. publication.500. ranging from such academic For whom: U. citizens and citizens of any country who reside in the U.jp Programs to which individuals can apply are limited. with permanent resident status. sports.S. Completed applications should be submitted to the same .go. $6. carries out a broad variety of culturalexchange programs with personnel exchange as their basic premise. pursuing a Bachelor's degree as a full-time student during the forthcoming academic year. Japan Tel. college. Akasaka 1-chome Mori Bldg.jp/index. ranked in the upper fourth of his or her class.S.or. Be informed that some programs are open only to applicants from Japan. maintaining a "B" average.S. 03-5562-4422 Fax. ODA (Official Development Assistance)-recipient countries Field of study: Academic pursuits as Japanese studies and Japanese-language education to arts. the natural sciences. audio-visual media. matriculated in a degree program at an accredited U. Range and Average of Financial Assistance: $0 to $7. and have selected a field of study that will permit admission to a graduate or professional program in preparation for a career in mathematics. 03-5562-4423 E-Mail.650.htm Foundation office in your country. institutions and U. Minato-ku. if the l Japan Foundation has no office in your country.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS When: Deadline February 1st Other important information: Applicants must be enrolled.jpf. or engineering. or.

reinforcing the European dimension in order to become a European foundation in Belgium . and cultural factors. social. sports. Region.kbs-frb. scientific. partnerships and (networks of) individuals who are committed to serving society. regional.be/ For further information visit the foundaiton's website. publication. audio-visual media.paying special attention to cultural and gender diversity . Fight against poverty and social injustice is a key theme For whom: Associations.investing in well thought-out knowledge management and smooth communication . Community and federal level .MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS pursuits as Japanese studies and Japaneselanguage education to arts. taking into account economic. - developing activities at the local. organisations. and general life culture. Refer to the CGP's program guidelines for further information. Other important information: Overall subjects are: Rue Brederodestraat. There are differences concerning the method of application and deadlines. 21 1000 Brussels Belgium Tel. place. King Baudouin Foundation Supports initiatives for improving the living conditions of the population.: 32 2 511 18 40 Fax: 32 2 511 52 21 www.

For whom: Only for charitable purposes to organizations which have been issued a registered charity number under the Income Tax Act of Canada. When: Open Suite 1230. particularly those that focus on math and science education. supporting projects that promote good health in the broadest sense.bechtel. Field of study: Math and science education. To respond to the needs of communities around the world in which Bechtel has major offices or projects. Field of study: Health. Education. In addition. A one.com/bechf oun.maxbell.org/ Letters of intent are accepted throughout the year The Bechtel Foundation For whom: Grant recipients are typically youth and educational programs. communication. Box 193965 San Francisco. Other important information: Bechtel Foundation P. CA 941193965 E:mail: foundtn@bechtel.O. The Foundation does not provide grants to: . AB T2P 0M9 CANADA Telephone: 403-215-7310 Fax: 403-215-7319 http://www. and selected colleges and universities. where the funds are directed toward the engineering and business programs. supporting innovative projects to benefit Canada's education institutions.or two-page letter and a few pages of backup material are usually sufficient. education. the Foundation supports local United Way campaigns.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Max Bell Foundation Supports projects that reflect their mission and strategic priority in the following program areas: Health.com http://www. 639 Fifth Avenue SW Calgary.html The Foundation does not require a special application form.

citizens and have a knowledge of 1155 15th Street NW. an allowance for luggage costs.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Individuals Fraternal.Catalogs and publications . except the dissertation who are U. or residencies Endowed or named chairs at educational or research institutions .D. university who have completed all requirements for the Ph. Field of study: Priority consideration will be given 1155 15th Street NW. Friedrich Ebert Foundation (Postdoctoral/ Young Scholar Fellowships) Provides the opportunity to conduct independent research in the Federal Republic of Germany to young scholars who have already accumulated experience in teaching and/or research. S. or economics.S. They should have at least two years of experience in research and/or teaching an appropriate knowledge of the German language. Suite 1100 Washington. When: Deadline: February 28 How long: The Fellowships provide a stipend of Euro 850 per month for the five to twelve-month term of appointment.Conferences and events. and books. as well as round-trip airfare. .de/ For further information contact the foundation. to applicants who wish to carry out studies on politically relevant subjects.D.D. internships. Friedrich Ebert Foundation (Doctoral Doctoral Research Fellowships provide For whom: Applicants must be Ph. history. or religious organizations media productions Fellowships. particularly those involving a comparative approach (United StatesFederal Republic).fesdc. DC 20005 Telephone: 202-331-1819 For further information contact the foundation. sociology. health insurance. candidates at a U. Suite 1100 Washington. social.fes. or equivalent degree in political science. domestic travel expenses. DC 20005 Telephone: 202-331-1819 Fax: 202-331-1837 http://www. For whom: Applicants should be U.S. citizens holding the Ph.org/ http://www.

and a first-year computer allowance of $3.500. as well as round-trip airfare.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Research Fellowships) doctoral candidates with an opportunity to conduct dissertation research in the Federal Republic of Germany.500. Fellows will teach two courses in each year of their residency. WI 53203-0153 Telephone: 414-291-9915 Fax: 414-291-9991 Preliminary proposal guidelines are available from the Foundation upon request. NH 03755-3526 For further information contact the college. a research allowance of $1. How long: Two years in a particular department or 6201 Wentworth Halo. Center for the Humanities (Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships) Allows fellows to pursue their research while gaining preprofessional experience as teachers and department members in a leading liberal arts college. studies in contemporary history. Inc.fes. interdisciplinary program.org/ http://www. and books. Field of study: Education and resarch. or current political problems (including comparative studies) will be given special consideration. health insurance. an allowance for luggage costs. For whom: Young scholar/teachers in the vanguard of current research. When: Deadline: February 28 How long: Fellowships provide a monthly stipend Fax: 202-331-1837 http://www. Other important information: Fellows receive a stipend of $40. It favors projects which are not normally financed by public tax funds and will consider requests from religious Post Office Box 510860 Milwaukee. For whom: The foundation awards grants only to The Bradley Foundation. domestic travel expenses.fesdc.800 plus benefits. Room 114 Hanover. Dartmouth College. Initial .de/ of Euro 650 for the five to twelve-month term of appointment. Aims to encourage projects that focus on organizations and institutions. Dissertation scholars working in the areas of sociohistorical studies. German adequate for their research purposes.

healthier. and other countries.Doctoral dissertation research – including studies that examine a broad range of nonprofit and philanthropic activities in the U.nonprofitresearch. organizations and institutions if the resulting impact of the project is not primarily denominational. Offers grants to support research on philanthropy and the nonprofit sector. and more vigorous sense of citizenship. sociology.S. and privatization and contracting issues. When: October 1. Nonprofit Sector Research Fund One Dupont Circle.) who are new to nonprofit research. and more vigorous sense of citizenship among the American people. 2002.Foundations – including studies of foundation leadership. healthier. and the people they serve. and other taxexempt entities. If the Foundation determines the project to be within its program interests the applicant will be invited to submit a formal proposal.or g. DC 20036 Telephone: 202-736-5838 Fax: 202-293-0525 http://www.. economics.Nonprofits. The Aspen Institute For whom: Researchers currently engaged in the study of the nonprofit sector. philanthropy. universities.nonprofitre search. and among peoples of other nations.ht m?doc_id=69881 For further information e-mail the institute: nsrf@aspeninstitute. and scholars grounded in academic disciplines (e. Field of study: . advocacy groups. public policy. strategies.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS cultivating a renewed. history. . . including studies of the impact of government spending on nonprofits. and impact. management. philanthropy. org/ Application guidelines can be downloaded at: http://www.org/newsletter15 25/newsletter_show. Suite 700 Washington. etc.. Field of study: Cultivating a renewed. arts organizations. as well. and public policy. .org/ contact with the Foundation should be made by letter of inquiry. http://www.bradleyfdn. political science. human service agencies.g. including hospitals. law.

1400 16th Street NW. 1400 16th Street NW. Field of study: When: April 15 Where: American Institute for Contemporary German Studies. political. historical. DC 20036-2217 Telephone: 202-332-9312 Fax: 202-265-9531 http://www. DC How long: Usually six months.shtml The grant provides a stipend of $2.D.s and junior faculty members currently affiliated with an accredited institution of higher education are invited to apply. . Other important information: The Research American Institute for Contemporary German Studies.org/in dex. For whom: Ph. Other important information: American Institute for Contemporary German Studies. The Robert Bosch Foundation (Scholars Program) Research Scholars Program in Comparative Public Policy and Institutions For whom: The program is designed for postdoctoral through newly-tenured scholars.shtml Scholars Program in Comparative Public Policy and Institutions offers two in-residence fellowships. permanent residents of the U.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS The DAADAICGS Short-Term Grant Designed to encourage research and promote study of cultural.D.aicgs.500 to offset expenses during the residency. and social aspects of modern and contemporary German affairs from an interand multidisciplinar y perspective. How long: One-month residency. When: Deadline: March 31. Fellowships are open to U. Applicants must be citizens of the United States or Canada or must be permanent residents of these countries. and German citizens.aicgs. recent Ph. Suite 420 Washington.sht ml For further information visit the organization's website at: http://www.aicgs. September 30. economic.org/index. candidates.org/in dex.sht ml For further information visit the organization's website at: http://www.S.org/index. Suite 420 Washington.aicgs. Where: The Institute in Washington. citizens. DC 20036-2217 Telephone: 202-332-9312 Fax: 202-265-9531 http://www.S.

fees. dedicated to combating poverty and improving the lives of people of the continent and engaged in the task of mobilizing resources towards the economic and social progress of its Regional Member Countries For whom: For nationals of a regional member country of the African Development Bank.soros. Field of study: Poverty. Strong candidates in the private sector will also be considered. The Soros Foundation Aimed at supporting the development of an open society. Deborah Harding Vicep President for National Foundations Tel: 212 . The awards are at stipends of $2.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS one each for candidates working at American and German institutions.548 06 00 Fax: 212 .S.P 1387 Abidjan Cote d’Ivoire Alhaji B. and international and domestic travel.500 per month. and citizens of the former Soviet Union and Mongolia and also gives grants to local organizations or foreign organizations working with local groups. social issues. tenable at the Institute in Washington. Issues of global significane and programs that benefit countries where no national foundations For whom: For graduate students at master's level in the U. African Development Bank African Development Institute Is the financial development institution of Africa. economic development.org Application procedure and deadline varies. including university tuition. health insurance.afdb. DC. monthly stipend. Tukur Executive President Fax: (225) 21-70-14 www. Aryeh Neier President Ms. . have at least two (preferably three to five) years of professional experience in a field related to economic development. board.org Contact the society for specific details. Eligible candidates must be under 40. Mr.500 to $3. room. 01 B. book allowance. Other important information: The program provides full scholarships to participants.548 46 79 www.

Scientific. culture and communication in order to further universal respect for justice. and have demonstrated that they possess outstanding potential to contribute to the social. Culture. Training is supported by in close cooperation with Member States. Extra-budgetary Projects 7. Applicants must have exceptional merit. language or United Nations Educational. Communication. The Regular Programme 3. To contribute to peace and security in the world by promoting collaboration among nations through education. and Cultural Program (UNESCO) For whom: Post-graduate students. It is very important to note that the UNESCO Secretariat cannot accept requests from individuals. The Participation Programme 4. study and travel grants. videos. films. international and regional conferences. place de Fontenoy 75352 PARIS 07 SP France Tel 33 1 45 68 10 00 Fax 33 1 45 67 16 90 Koichiro Matsuura DirectorGeneral www. Social Science and Humanities. without distinction of race. surveys. Field of study: The fields of study within UNESCO’s competence are those related to Education. Natural Sciences. science. Special interest in landmine projects. exhibitions.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS exist. When: it varies according to the program. UNESCO 2. through a variety of modalities: consultations. cultural and/or economic development of their country to be considered for a UNESCO fellowships.org All applications must be channelled through the National Commission for UNESCO of the candidate’s country. Where: Not specified How long: it varies according to the program.unesco. for the rule of law and for the human rights and fundamental freedoms which are affirmed for the peoples of the world. research grants. fellowships. sex. Other important information: UNESCO is not a funding agency nor is it a research institute. . Information and Informatics.

publications.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS religion. and Latin America. Latin America. 25 Mount Auburn Street Cambridge. the application procedure varies according to every program. fellowships. People who have received a scholarship or fellowship from EFN and are still enrolled in the same degree program are eligible to reapply. the organization itself does not offer scholarships. World Wildlife Fund The Russell E.harvard. Canada. External Relations and Program Development (617) 495-0565. DC 20037-1132 Tel: 202-778-9608 Fax: 202-862-8324 www. Canada.edu Judith Adler. tim_allen@harvard. Train Education for Nature Program (EFN) aims to build a dynamic and highly qualified corps of conservation leaders in Africa. For whom: Programs in the United States.edu Timothy R. and equipment. Train Scholarships and Fellowships. LASPAU has administered scholarship and loan programs for a wide variety of sponsoring agencies. and implements academic and professional exchange programs on behalf of individuals and institutions in the United States. Latin America. documentation. Senior Program Officer (617) 495-0366. Director. the application must clearly state this.org Submit a completed application form (available from your local WWF office) along with supporting documents to the ecoregional host office (click here to see a list of host office contact information) by the application deadline. Individuals with a minimum of two years work experience in conservation activities or two years enrollment in a conservation-related academic program are eligible to apply for Russell E. When submitting your application. judith_adler@harvard. If overseas study is proposed. Allen. and the Caribbean Field of study: Since 1964. by the Charter of the United Nations LASPAU: Academic and Professional Programs for the Americas Nonprofit organization affiliated with Harvard University that designs. Eligibility criteria may vary Education for Nature Program 1250 24th Street. NW Washington. and the Caribbean The Russell E. please be sure that your name is on .wwfus. MA 02138-6095 Tel: 617-495-5255 Fax: 617-495-8990 www. Asia. develops. Train Education for Nature Program (EFN) For whom: The Education for Nature Program (EFN) is designed to help individuals from WWF focal countries and regions to study or train within or near their home country. However. Therefore.laspau. Interested parties should apply directly to funding agencies and may contact those agencies to request information on criteria for eligibility and other application-related information. such as Fulbright and OAS.edu LASPAU does not offer funding but does administer the funding received from a variety of sponsor agencies. or loans.

itto. Do not staple your application.jp . publication and dissemination. which meets during the Sessions of the International Tropical Timber Council (ITTC) in May and November each year. WWF staff members are not eligible for Russell E. Guidelines and deadlines vary slightly among ecoregions. training internships at industries. such as manuals and monographs • Small grants for post graduate studies When: Deadlines: March 13 and September 4.or.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS slightly among ecoregions. Minato-Mirai. study tours. Where: Study can be at the undergraduate. 2002. graduate.jp www.or. The Executive Director Pacifico-Yokohama 5 F. tropical timber industries and related disciplines For whom: Nationals of ITTO member countries Field of study: The eligible activities are the followings: • Participation in short term training courses. Train Scholarships and Fellowships. lecture/demonstration tours and international/regional conferences • Technical document preparation. Where: Only nationals of ITTO member countries.org for more details. Check with your local WWF office or send a message to efn@wwfus. Check with your local WWF office or write to efn@wwfus. 1-1-1. each page of the application. Nishi-ku Yokohama 220-0012 Japan Tel (8145) 223-1110 Fax (8145) 223-1111 itto@itto. Field of study: The EFN strongly encourages applicants to do studies that are multidisciplinary and combine the study of natural resources science with social sciences and/or policy studies. or doctoral level and can take place anywhere in the world. Other important information: The maximum amount for a fellowship award is US$ 10 thousand. research and educational institutions. International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) Fellowship Programme (FREEZAILA H Fellowship Fund) To develop human resources and enhance professional expertise in member countries in tropical forestry. Be sure to keep a copy of your application for your own records. ITTO fellowship awardees may not again apply for an award Applications are appraised by a Fellowship Selection Panel.org for more details. Applications must be postmarked by the application deadline for the ecoregion to which you are applying.

multilateral institutions and universities to offer specially tailored educational and exchange opportunities for Africans and study opportunities for a smaller number of Americans in Africa. government agencies. The Africa America Institute To contribute to the development of vibrant civil societies. priority was given to proposals that addressed the complex connections between people and nature. In 2002. corporations.org The programme ran until the end of June 2002. 1630 Connecticut Avenue. skills building and professional training opportunities for Africans.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS The World Conservation Union (IUCN) The aim is to promote the authority of science from developing countries and foster opportunities for scholarly exchange. Further iformation can be downloaded. Instead of awarding scholarships or grants to individuals AAI works in close relationship with foundations.org Nora McLean President .S. small grants were provided to support participation at scholarly/technical meetings. For whom: For African master or doctoral students who wish to study in the U. Field of study: Some of its programs are listed below: • Advanced training for leadership and skills project (ATLAS) • Global training for development (GTD) • Rural Social Sciences Scholarship fund • Africa center for strategic studies (ACSS) • Nigeria NGO training project • Namibian government scholarship and training program (NGST) • Effective management and leadership skills for NGOs in Nigeria 833 United Nations Plaza New York. exploring the concept of sustainability. For whom: Individuals from developing countries. Leif E. NW Third Floor. DC 20009 USA Tel: 1 703 768 6369 Fax: 1 202 387 4823 Mr.aaionline. capable and responsive leadership in Africa through global partnerships to increase higher education. Christoffersen lchristoffersen@iucnus. Field of study: Through a grant from the Ford Foundation. Washington. NY 10017 Tel: 212-949-5666 Fax: 212-350-2900 www. the IUCN Sustainable Use Team offered small grants to promote scholarly contributions from individuals from developing countries in the field of sustainable use of biological systems.

483. publishing.org President: Jessica T.org Application Procedure The Carnegie Endowment generally sends information to participating universities by the second week of October each year. Consult your university for application deadlines and details on the school’s application process. No applications are accepted directly from students.org www. focusing on the economic. convening.C. When: The Carnegie Endowment’s deadline is January 15th. Their interests span geographic regions and the relations among governments. Coordinator of the Carnegie Junior Fellows Program.FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES 6. endowment associates shape fresh policy approaches. The Junior Fellows Program is competitive and. Contact Information 1779 Massachusetts Ave. Program Requirements For whom: Each year the Endowment offers up to ten one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors and individuals who have graduated during the past academic year. nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing cooperation between nations and promoting active international engagement by the United States. as such. and technological forces driving global change.ceip. Students should consult their university on the nomination process.7600 Fax 202. NW Washington D. Where: Due to personal interview requirements.1840 info@ceip. political. at jrfellowinfo@ceip. Williams & Connelly Lynne Sport. Craig Vice Chairman of the Board Partner. international organizations and civil society. Aetna Inc. All nationalities. all participating universities are located in the U. most schools set an earlier deadline (some as early as November) to receive and review applications. Gregory B. Information is updated annually as essay topics change from year to year. However.3 FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES Name of the Organization Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Objective It is a private. business. Mathews William H. creating new institutions and international networks.S. President & Chairman. How long: one year fellowships Other important details: Carnegie Junior Fellows work as research assistants to the Endowment's senior associates. Donaldson Former Chairman of the Board CEO. Field of study: Through research.483. No one will be considered who has started graduate studies. Individuals are encouraged to ask your career placement office to contact Lynne Sport at jrfellowinfo@ceip.org to find out which school may participate. 20036-2103 Phone: 202. . the Carnegie Endowment relies on participating universities to nominate uniquely qualified students.

New York. larger discretionary grants. with a current emphasis on Commonwealth Africa. . NY 10022 USA Tel: (212) 371-3200 Fax: (212) 754-4073 Grant decisions are based primarily on the information provided by grantseekers in the Corporation's own detailed proposal formats. those between $25.FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES Carnegie Corporation of New York It seeks to carry out Carnegie's vision of philanthropy.000 or less. supports aspiring scholars around the globe. teachers and activists in local communities. For whom: grants must benefit the people of the United States. which makes recommendations to the president. Democracy. Other important details: The trustees set the overall policies of the foundation and have final authority to approve all grants above $50. DC 20036 Tel: 800-326-AAUW 202/728-7602 To qualify for a fellowship or grant.Strengthening U.International Peace and Security.Education. women at critical stages of their careers. are also reviewed by a Corporation-wide group.000. .4 percent of the funds may be used for the same purpose in countries that are or have been members of the British Commonwealth. which should aim to do real and permanent good in this world. and those pursuing professions where women are underrepresented.S. Grants of $25. are made upon the approval of the president and are reported to the board. 1111 Sixteenth Street. although up to 7. If still unsure about the appropriateness of the submission. . Grantseekers who would like to approach the foundation with a preliminary request for funding are encouraged to submit a letter of inquiry.000 recommended by the program staff. please call Kathleen Whittemore at (212) 207-6236 for further assistance. applicants must demonstrate scholarly or professional excellence as identified in the program criteria.International Development and . the largest source of funding exclusively for graduate women in the world. called discretionary grants. If the project described in the letter fits the foundation's guidelines. 437 Madison Avenue. American Association of University Women (AAUW) AAUW Educational To promote education and equity for women and girls For whom: The AAUW Educational Foundation. the sender will be contacted and asked to submit a proposal in the Corporation's format. NW Washington.000 and $50. Field of study: The foundation’s programs are: .

or professional work shows a commitment to advancing the lives of women and girls. as well as those preparing for professions underrepresented by women and women of color.Eleanor Roosevelt Teacher Fellowships .FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES Foundation The Foundation strongly encourages women from all underrepresented groups to apply. disability. and community activists helping to improve the lives of women and girls through education. Eligibility criteria and applications for fellowships and grants may be downloaded from this site.aauw.International Fellowships .Career Development Grants . Citizenship: Any.Selected Professions Fellowships The Foundation supports scholars pursuing a vast spectrum of academic research. Where: worldwide How long: it varies according to every program. or class. community. Funding also assists women at critical stages of their careers. age. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender. Mary Ellen Smyth President . the AAUW Educational Foundation values and supports diversity.org Preference is given to women whose civic.American Fellowships . creed. and technology.org www. In principle and in practice. public school teachers promoting girls’ achievement in math. sexual orientation. race. Other important details: The AAUW Educational foundation@aauw. In addition. Fields of study: Applications for funding will be linked to the following programs: . national origin. special funding is available for a college/university scholar-in-residence to research issues of gender and equity. science.

The Netherlands Louise Croot. . The deadline for independent members and international individual members is November 1. Many IFUW federations and associations also offer national fellowships programmes. New Zealand Griselda Kenyon. Israel. IFUW Independent Members and International Individual Members must apply direct to IFUW Headquarters in Geneva. Priority in awarding fellowships is given to research relevant to the programme and objectives of IFUW.org www.FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES Foundation provides funds to advance education. Switzerland Tel (+41) 22 731 23 80 Fax (+41) 22 738 04 40 info@ifuw. Each federation and association may choose up to three candidates for consideration in the final selection round. It will in 2002-03 distribute more than $ 4 million in fellowships. Deadlines for members applying through one of IFUW’s 66 national affiliates vary by country. India Kathleen Laurila. When: Currently the Fellowships Competition is held every two years.ifuw.org President: Professor Reiko Aoki. grants. study or training is to be undertaken in a country other than the one in which the applicant received her education or in which she habitually resides. and self-development for women. Great Britain Murielle Joye. USA Members of IFUW’s 71 national federations and associations must obtain the application package from and apply through their respective national headquarters. Other important details: Preference will be given to candidates whose research. For whom: The IFUW offers a limited number of fellowships and grants to women graduates for advanced research. research. See the NFA section for addresses. research and training projects and to serve as complimentary funds for longer programs. Application packages are available beginning in March 1. and awards. The preliminary screening for national members will take place at the national level. Japan Vice-Presidents: Ati Chris Blom. Field of study: The awards are intended to help finance short graduate and post-graduate study. study and training. where the preliminary screening for individual members will take place. These fellowships and grants are open only to women graduates who are members of the International Federation. Australia Dr Katharina von Salis. Switzerland Committee for the Award of International Fellowships Sheba Skirball. Switzerland Rumma Shyam Sunder. International Federation of University Women (IFUW) To promote international friendship. and to foster equity and positive societal change. Convener Dr Dorothy Collin. Headquarters 8 rue de l'Ancien-Port CH-1201 Geneva. cooperation and peace. but will normally fall between September 1 and October 1.

publications. institutions are not eligible to apply. notification by April Secretary General Murielle Joye. directions..org Information. library resources. Eisenhower Fellowships To promote international understanding and productivity For whom: Candidates are identified and recommended by in-country nominating committees composed of Eisenhower Fellows and other eminent citizens. A large general program is complemented by specialized ones.FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES American Philosophical Society It promotes useful knowledge in the sciences and humanities through excellence in scholarly research. Philadelphia. laboratory. Foreign nationals are eligible to apply for projects to be carried out in the United States. for all programs except the Library Resident Research Fellowships (215-440-3443).) Proposed use of the grant funds (travel. or American citizens resident abroad. write for forms. purchase of microfilm. PA 19102 Phone: (215) 546-1738 | Fax: (215) 546-4567 | Multi Nation Program Applications for the Multi Nation program are made directly to the . PA 19106-3387 Tel (215) 440-3400 Fax: 215-440-3436 www. and community outreach.amphilsoc. archival. and forms are available here as PDF files. Final selection is made by the Philadelphia- 256 South 16th Street. Field of study: The APS sponsors five research grant programs. Grants are made to individuals. If electronic access is denied. fieldwork. notification by February. professional meetings. Switzerland 104 South Fifth Street Philadelphia.org.) Questions concerning the eligibility of a project or the use of funds are accepted at 215-440-3429 or via email to eroach@amphilsoc. For whom: Applicants may be residents of the United States.g. December 1 Decisions are reached in March. etc. etc. include the following information: Indication of eligibility for the program Nature of the research (e. When: October 1 Decisions are reached in January.

Each Fellow will spend four weeks or more pursuing a program. Field of study: The Multi Nation program provides a custom-designed program for each participant. President FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES in fields important to the future of their country. How long: Multination Program: two months of coast-to-coast travel. and perspectives among emerging leaders throughout the world. please click here to download an application. ideas. USA Program To apply for the USA Program. laying the foundation for life-long international friendships and contacts.org The Single Nation/Single Area Program brings to the United States approximately fifteen emerging leaders Adrian Basora. Applications are not accepted in Philadelphia. and their capacity to contribute to the worldwide Eisenhower network. For Agricultural Fellowship – an application will be available in early July. For New England applicants. based selection committee. Where: Countries for the Multi Nation program are chosen to ensure geographic diversity and on the basis of their alumni population.through the exchange of information. see the instructions below for specific application links. Ten to fifteen USA Eisenhower Fellows travel annually for individualized programs in countries where their professions can be enriched by the persons. Single Nation Program: Typically involve visits to 15 states and 80 individual appointments. Single nation program: eightweek. For Philadelphia area applicants. Please revisit this site at that time to download an application. and institutions encountered there. Single Nation Program Applications for the Single Nation program are made directly to the nominating committee in the participating country. nominating committee in each participating country. organizations. Applications are not accepted in Philadelphia. sponsor interest. ike@eisenhowerfellowships. For Research Triangle applicants – Please email or call Jessica Hartl at jhartl@eisenhowerfellow . an application is not available at this time. Eisenhower Fellowship brings Fellows together for seminars at the beginning and end of each program.

and the sciences.E. Applicants must return to her home country to pursue her professional career immediately after completing her degree. The public policy grants support education for decision-makers on four critical global issues: the environment. Women only When: The eligibility material may be requested at any time. 3135 Easton Turnpike For whom: GE Fund international grants build the Fairfield. ships. broaden access to education. and improve educational quality. and before the deadline of December 15. P. the philanthropic foundation of the General Electric Company.ge. international trade. workforce development and the non-profit sector. For whom: Developing countries.S. invests in improving educational quality and access and in strengthening community organizations in GE communities around the world.E. Executive Office only after August 15. finance.O. technology. Where: Study in the United States or Canada Other important information: Awardees may not be U. For all its grant programs. Conaty Higher Education grants are given to educational Chairperson institutions to strengthen teaching. Eligibility must be established before application material is sent to applicants.The General Electric Fund (GE Fund) The GE Fund. which provides grants-in-aid for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada. Target fields: Management and business.org or 215-5462773. schools and universities to FILANTROPIC SOCIETIES Information Line: 203-373-3216 educate the citizens and workforce of the future. but the completed material will be accepted back in the International Peace Scholarship Office. International Peace Scholarship Fund It is a program. or Canadian citizens. the GE Fund solicits proposals from selected institutions and organizations.com Field of study: The GE Fund grant initiatives include the following grants: Joyce Hergenhan • Education President • International • Matching Gifts William J. Des Moines. Iowa 50312 Tel: 515-255-3153 Fax: 515-255-3820 An applicant must be qualified for admission to full-time graduate study and working toward a graduate degree in the college or university of her choice in the United States or Canada. Executive Offices 3700 Grand Ave.O. P. P. CT 06431 USA capacity of communities. .O. Fax: 203-373-3029 gefund@corporate. and unsolicited proposals are very unlikely to receive funding. engineering. Please see "Applying for a Grant" for overall proposal guidelines and process.E.

Director: Luis E. The mission of the Public Policy program is to strengthen democratic life in America. How much: Estimated cost for the project or activity and the amount requested from the Trusts. Director: Donald Kimelman info@pewtrusts. The Education program. The Trusts do FILANTROPIC not make grants to individuals or to for-profit SOCIETIES Tel 215. When: The time frame for the proposed activities. What and How: A statement of the problem or need you plan to address and an explanation of how it will be addressed.4939 Field of study: The Pew Charitable Trusts support nonprofit activities in the areas of culture. Reichert 4. Suite 1700 organizations classified as tax-exempt under section Philadelphia.575. Director: Joshua S. The Health and Human Services program. Byrnes 5.575. For whom: The Trusts make grants only to 2005 Market Street. President & Chief Executive Officer 215.com www. The Venture Fund. Delli Carpini 6. Fax: 215. Director: Michael X. Director: Maureen K. The Programs are: 1. Include a brief description of anticipated achievements or outcomes.com Rebecca W. public policy and religion.4700 eomail@pewtrusts. Rimel. The Religion program. Urahn 3. particularly as they relate to the problem or issue to be addressed. The Trusts will respond to all specific letters of inquiry but not to general solicitations for funds.com Submit a brief letter of inquiry. . The Culture program. as well as a brief summary of your organization's achievements. health and human services. Godfrey 2. preferably less than three pages long.The Pew Charitable Trusts To encourage and support citizen participation in addressing critical issues and effecting social change. Lugo 7. The letter of inquiry should include the following information: Who: A description of your organization and the nature of its work. the environment. education.9050 organizations. PA 19103-7077 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Director: Susan K. The Environment program aims to promote policies and practices that protect the global atmosphere and preserve healthy forest and marine ecosystems. Director: Marian A.575.pewtrusts.

NY 10022 basis. no support for local. Mott 4) civil rights. regional. NW Suite 1000 Washington. information. cultural exchange programs. Israeli-Arab Scholarship Program Other important information: With headquarters in Washington.Stewart R. DC 20036-4505 Tel: 202-776-9600 Fax: 202-776-7000 www. 515 Madison Ave. AMIDEAST does not offer funding but does administer the Fulbright program in certain regions of 1730 M Street. AMIDEAST is the oldest and largest organization providing training services for professionals in the Middle East and North Africa.nng. Inc. 2) population issues. Wells Application forms are not required. and human rights. and development assistance programs. giving for media and SOCIETIES (212) 421 5200 Fax (212) 421 5236 travel. DC and ten offices in the region. and Trustees: reproductive rights.720 For whom: Giving on a national and international New York. www..org Field of study: The trust’s philanthropic focus sponsors organizations active in the following areas Offices: of national and international advocacy: Steve Cheifetz 1) peace foreigh policy and prevention of nuclear Bess Salgado war. civil liberties. limitedFILANTROPICart projects. Mott Charitable Trust Awards made to support the philosophy that the struggle for limited resources due to overpopulation and unfair distribution is an immediate threat to the survival of the planet. Generally. (AMIDEAST) It promotes understanding and cooperation between Americans and the people of the Middle East and North Africa through education. No grants to Tel individuals. Julie Burton 3) government reform and accountability. or ethnic-specific organizations. family planning. For whom: Citizenship: Middle East Field of study: Amideast possesses several scholarship programs: • Cyprus-America Scholarship Program • Fulbright Foreign Student Program • And. AmericaMideast Educational and Training Services. Kappy J. Initial approach: 2-3 page proposal. conferences. and Stewart R. and direct services.amideast. Copies of proposal: 1.org . Ste.

FILANTROPIC and our SOCIETIESce/end6bro6. the U. . affiliated with more than two dozen different Baptist conventions throughout Canada. Charlotte. celebrated weekend or all-day leadership workshop.bpfna.org • (an average of 100 workshops a year on such topics as Christian Nonviolence.bpf. BPF members work to promote democracy and For further information contact BPF. The vast majority of the Fund money comes from the contributions of individuals and congregations. Buddhist Peace Fellowship (BPF) Its mission is to serve as a catalyst and agent for socially engaged Buddhism.htm Conflict Transformation Skills. BPF strives to bring peace where there is conflict. Puerto Rico and Mexico.com/~lutheran_pea Conflict. • support for local activities and projects in the congregation. Seattle. and chapter • an informative and influential newsletter Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America (BPFNA) The purpose of this organization is to unite and enable Baptist Christians to make peace in our warring world. Gavel Fund Program Director 4800 Wedgewood Drive. Development Director Dan Buttry.org www. Managing Director Jane Esdale. We are called by God to the Gospel of Peace. and to alleviate suffering wherever possible. Ken Sehested. BPFNA is a network of individuals and congregations.S.org bpf@bpf. the world. The Biblical Basis of Peacemaking. to promote communication and cooperation among Buddhist sanghas.Lutheran Peace Fellowship To respond to the Gospel call to be peacemakers and justice seekers. 1710 11th Ave. Executive Director LeDayne McLeese Polaski. classroom. NC 28210 – Tel 704/521-6051 Fax 704/521-6 www. Hunger and members. WA 98122 Field of study: Lutheran Peace Fellowship offers amongst others: tel 206/720-0313 • peace workshops lpf@ecunet.org Trena Cleland (Secretary) Roger Dorris Visit website for further information.tripod. For whom: Through a worldwide network of members...

S. Fleet Maull C. Soong Where: particularly focusing on Bangladesh. Noriaki Fujimori Ruben Habito Field of study: Buddhist Peace Fellowship's openMushim Ikeda-Nash hearted engagement with the world is expressed Lauren Leslie through expanding programs in the United States and Lee Lewis (Vice President) Asia. Burma.Rev. Through BPF. and Tibet. Terry Stein (President) Vietnam. Buddhists of many different Lee Lipp FILANTROPIC SOCIETIESRobert Lyons (Treasurer) traditions are developing individual and group responses to socially conditioned suffering. Clay Taylor Aran Watson human rights around the globe .

BILATERAL AGENCIES 6. Application academic@pd. Box GBRO Washington. Program Requirements For whom: Senior faculty. and independent scholars in the U.W. and Teachers and Administrators from the U.S. A Doctoral degree is required..state.S. U. D. How long: Normally. Office of Academic Exchange Programs Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs U. or study abroad in a wide array of academic disciplines and specialties. Scholars and Professionals. citizenship is required. one academic year of study or research. and more compassion into world affairs and thereby to increase the chance that nations will learn at last to live in peace For whom: The Fulbright Program provides grants for Graduate Students. unless otherwise specified. Field of study: Cultures. N. Contact Information Fulbright Scholar Program Council for International Exchange of Scholars 3007 Tilden St.. Field of study: economy. more reason. contact the American Embassy.S. DC 20008-3009 USA Tel: (202) 686-7868 FAX: (202) 362-3442 Application Procedure Contact the Program Manager for the Fulbright Scholar Program at the address provided.4 BILATERAL AGENCIES Name of the Organization Council for International Exchange of Scholars USIA [Fullbright Scholarships] Fulbright Scholar Program Objective To conduct research.state.W. If there is no commission in the country. teachers. Room 234 Washington. How long: Normally 2 to 12 months. When: deadline of August 1. the Program operates in 140 countries. The Fulbright Program "The Fulbright Program aims to bring more knowledge. teach. including 51 countries with binational Fulbright Commissions and Foundations. foster mutual understanding.S. Department of State. culture and politics. O. professionals. 20547 Tel 202/619-4360 Fax: 202/401-5914 To begin the application process.gov/education/fu study or teach vary .C. contact the Fulbright Commission in your country by visiting its website. and other countries. Where: Currently. and promote academic and professional development. S.gov procedures for Fulbright grants to exchanges. SA-44 301 4th Street. P.

.S..S. Fulbright Commissions or the American Embassies administer the program. dollars. tuition. and the individual USAID office in the country provide assistance. A web site. maintenance for the academic year.” Benefits: These grants generally provide roundtrip transportation. underserved and disadvantaged populations. United States Agency for International Development (USAID) The objective is Human Capacity Building through Education and Training. based on living costs in the host country.usaid.gov Application procedure depends on the specific program. The flagshipinternational educational program sponsored by the U." BILATERAL AGENCIES lbright/ Other important information: The Fulbright Program is sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State..S. and the people of other countries. For whom: Through its Strategic Objective for Basic Education. Agency for International Development Information Center Ronald Reagan Building Washington. Fulbright full grants are payable in local currency or U. book and research allowances. Each USAIDfunded activity must meet a specific USAID strategic objective.and friendship. and supplemental health and accident insurance. A special focus of the basic education objective is to improve opportunities for girls. with the assistance of local educational authorities and institutions. D. The USAID does not provide individual scholarships. the Center helps nations to develop comprehensive policies for improved learning environments and universal completion of basic education. U.C. Field of study: Varies according to the specific objectives in the region or country. Government. depending on the country of assignment. is designed to “increase mutual understanding between the people of the U.S. 20523-1000 Tel 202-712-4810 FAX: 202-216-3524 www. language or orientation courses. from country to country.

BILATERAL AGENCIES In some cases. education and training. United States Institute for Peace It offers financial support for research.org/grants/ Unsolicited_Grants. specific USAID activities may include some training in order to achieve a specific goal or objective.org/grants/s g2002. and libraries. This may or may not be the case in your home country. There are no content or disciplinary restrictions. Grant Program 1200 17th Street NW -. DC 20036-3011 Voice: 202.usip. any project that fits within the Institute's general mandate of international conflict management is eligible. secondary education.ht ml) Download Solicited Grant Instructions and Application (www. the Institute designates specific topics or themes of special interest to the Institute.unsolicited grants and solicited programs. public and private education. The deadline will not be extended for individuals who are unable to download the file online.457-1700 Fax: 202. For whom: The Institute provides grant support to nonprofit organizations and individuals both to U. it prefers that an institutional affiliation be established.S.org Jennings Randolph Program for International Peace 1200 17th Street NW. Although the Institute can provide grant support to individuals. Where: Inquiries about support for dissertation research should be directed to the Institute's Jennings Randolph Program for International Peace. In the Solicited Grant program. Field of study: The Institute of Peace has two principal grantmaking components -. DC 20036-3011 Tel (202) 429-3842 Fax (202) 429-6063 grant_program@usip. In the Unsolicited Grant program.Suite 200 Washington.429. community. research. and the dissemination of information on international peace and conflict resolution.6063 jrprogram@usip. The Institute invites proposals for projects that will: (1) carry out basic and applied research on the causes of war and other international conflicts. citizens and foreigners including the following: post-secondary.usip.html) . Download Unsolicited Grant Instructions and Application (www.org All projects must be submitted on an application form which can be downloaded from the institutes' web site. Suite 200 Washington.

including development of video and radio projects. policymakers. debates. and the creation of complementary print or audiovisual materials to enhance public awareness of peacemaking and its complexities. How long: Most grants are one to two years in duration. community forums. and continuing education programs for practitioners. When: Application date March 1. contained. workshops. and the public that will develop their skills in international conflict management and war avoidance. Other important details: Most awards are of $ 25 000 to $ 45 000. speakers' programs. although larger grants are also awarded. and the conditions of peace. (3) conduct training. symposia. policy implementers.BILATERAL AGENCIES on the ways in which conflicts have been or can be prevented. (4) undertakes public information efforts. (5) increase information on international peace and conflict resolution and to enhance access to this. the processes of peacemaking. or terminated. and seminars on the causes of war. and on the condition and character of peace among states and peoples. The amount of any grant is based . (2) develop curricula and texts for high school through post-graduate study and to conduct teacher-training institutes.

Fax (506) 296 8276 Furthermore. htm How long: A maximum of four years.374 university or college. or a private enterprise. There are different places around the world the application should be directed to. scientists and Information in Costa Rica: researchers from home and abroad opportunities Servicio Alemán de Intercambio with which they can turn their wish to complete a Académico study or research stay at a German or foreign c/o CONARE. development co-operation policy and national higher education policy.cr education policy .ac.de For whom: More than 200 programmes and projects offer students.ac. www. the DAAD. programs.cr/daad/index.: (0049) 228 – 2434 936 For further information contact the foundation or visit it’s website. The primary selection criteria are the applicant's academic achievements and qualifications. . simultaneously fulfills responsibilities in foreign cultural and academic policy. Information where to apply is given on the pages dealing with the scholarship one wishes to apply for! Deutsche Stiftung für internationale Entwicklung Acts on behalf of the Federal German Government.especially with regard to the European Union's exchange and mobility www. Tel (506) 296 8231 teaching and studies as a prime objective. semi-governmental or non-profitmaking organization. Apdo.German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) The DAAD is an intermediary organization for the implementation of foreign cultural policy. Other important information: In its capacity as the largest German support organization in the field of international academic co-operation.daad. Costa Rica Field of study: German higher education policy focuses on the internationalization of research. German higher education policy and development cooperation measures BILATERAL AGENCIES on the proposed budget and on negotiations with successful applicants. with considerable public funds at its disposal. For whom: Citizens of a developing or transitional country who work either in a governmental.conare. as well as the quality of the project in question. 2050 San Pedro Montes de Oca. scholars. the DAAD has taken on an intermediary role within Europe on matters of daad@conare. supports the Tulpenfeld 5 D-53113 Bonn Germany Tel.

public e-mail: veelbehr@dse.(DSE) German Foundation for International Development The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) countries of Africa. agriculture. financial and social policy.html To receive documentation please Candidates must complete and forward to CBIE by the deadline indicated an application form along with supporting documents as outlined in the Guidelines of the program.ca/bombardier. Applicants must have achieved high academic standing. Application is open to Canadians and permanent residents of Canada who hold at least one university degree. Field of study: Fellowships are open to all disciplines of study.cbie.ca www. and are intended for study abroad in credit or non-credit programs. . research and work abroad in order to build their international competence and to enhance Canada’s participation in the world economy. Fellowships are intended for study in formal Internationalist Fellowships Canadian Bureau for International Education 220 Laurier Avenue West. international economic. or are in the final year of a degree program.de administration. rural development.dse. public health. and further Canada's participation in the world economy. BILATERAL AGENCIES Fax. promotion of industrial www. x234 Fax: (613) 237-1073 Grazyna Beaudoin 613/237-4820 x247 Fax: 613/237-1073 Gbeaudoin@cbie.de occupations. Asia and Latin America and the transition countries in Europe in their efforts to achieve sustainable development based on the judicious use of resources and human dignity. Office How long: Depends on the program.: (0049) 228 – 2434 999 Field of study: Education. food security. Fellowships for Canadians to study. The latest degree must have been awarded no longer than five years from the date of application. the environment. Engelbert Veelbehr Policy Unit of the Executive Where: In Germany and abroad. For whom: Allows Canadians to study abroad in order to build their international competence. Suite 1100 Ottawa. College graduates (postsecondary level) holding a recognized bachelor’s degree are also eligible. Ontario K1P 1Z9 Tel (613) 237-4820. and journalism.

the international study program may also be J. How long: The program abroad must be of one academic year (a minimum of eight consecutive months) including at least four months of taught courses. 2002. lectures or seminars. Where: Studies may be undertaken anywhere in the world outside Canada. . the closing date for applications is March 1. Other awards may be held concurrently. Armand Bombardier SMelanson@cbie.BILATERAL AGENCIES contact: postsecondary programs abroad. Other important information: There are 25 of $10 000 fellowships awarded each year. Consisting of taught courses. Fellowships are valued at $ 10 000 and are nonrenewable. For the academic year 2002/03. It is planned that 125 fellowships will be allocated over five annual competitions. and may include more than one location. This date may change in the future. Priority will be given to overseas programs.ca combined with a period of research or work (internship). When: Applications are considered in an annual competition.

When: once a year from January 31 to March 31. the required documentation and the print copy should be delivered to the Spanish Embassy in the country of origen for foreigners and at the AECI for Spanish people. posgraduate and specialization studies for doctoral programs. BILATERAL AGENCIES Field of study: The scholarships are divided in four programs: 1) Short duration ( 1-3 months) for foreigners.aeci. language and culture studies for professionals. not to be a resident in the country for which the scholarship is required.com www. and for research. . and others in Spanish Universities and superior study centers. pos-doctoral studies. 2) Medium and long term duration (1 year and renewable for one more year) for foreigners. for summer courses in Spanish Universities.org The appliation is through internet at www. The requirements are if the applicant is foreigner not to be a Spanish resident and if the applicant is Spanish not to be a resident of the proposed country study. for students and professors. doctoral thesis. Where: all countries. specialization programs. 3) For Spanish People: studies abroad for linguistic specialization and superior studies.becasmae. www. For whom: For foreigners not to be a resident in Spain.Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional (AECI) The fellowship program Contributes to the human capital formation in the receptive countries as development aid. For Spanish people. master degree.becasmae. 4) Renovation for former AECI scholarship beneficiaries.com After the admission of the application.

.Reduction of widespread poverty . and security policy.Promotion of global security .Promotion of human rights and democracy tel.Box 176. This programme also aims to give students.se www. Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) Its overall goal is to raise the standard of living of poorer groups of people in the world. trade global. Field of study: Sida’s task is to create conditions conducive to change and to socially.fi The different sectors of foreign policy are attended to coherently. Peace and security.fi Ministry for Foreign Affairs Department for International Development Cooperation Information Unit Kanavakatu 4 a 00160 Helsinki (Postal address: P. Where: developing countries. +358 9 1605 6370.Finland International Development Cooperation Finland’s policy towards developing countries is a part of its foreign policy.se For further information contact the agency. For whom: Finnish institutions and individuals.fi policy and international development cooperation Ritva Jolkkonen need to pursue objectives which are in harmony Director General with each other. Other important details: Development policy aims according to Finland's Policy on Relations with Developing Countries (15 Oct 1998): . lecturers 105 25 Stockholm Tel: +46-8-698 50 00 Fax: +46-8-20 88 64 info@sida. (09) 16056166 Ritva. is one of the tools of the development policy. Sida uses its grant program for Minor Field Studies (MFS) to give Swedish students the opportunity to procure knowledge on developing countries and development issues.sida. International development cooperation. economically and environmentally sustainable development.Jolkkonen@formin.Promotion of economic dialogue kyoinfo@formin.O. The prevention of conflicts and catastrophes areis an important part of the program.finland. 1605 BILATERAL AGENCIES 6349 . FIN-00161 Helsinki) Download application form from website.Prevention of global environmental fax +358 9 1605 6375 problems .

Economic and social equality .Economic and political independence .Development policy care. Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) To fight poverty through participatory programs.sdc-gov. to promote . Federal Department of Foreign Affairs Field of study: SDC is organized and funded by Eigerstrasse 73 the Swiss government and operates by financing CH .and institutions at universities and colleges the opportunity to establish contact with institutions and organisations in developing countries. creating sustainable improvements in peoples’ lives by involving them in the process. info@deza. Other important information: The Swedish Parliament has adopted the following six specific objectives in order to achieve this overall goal: .ch organizations.3003 Bern programs both directly and in partnership with Switzerland other agencies to countries around the world.ch SDC provides services through direct operations. and by co-financing and making financial contributions to the programs of both Swiss and international private assistance agencies.Foreign policy and basic health . Agriculture .Equality between men and women For whom: Institutions around the world. Its main intentions are to improve access The areas of work are the following: to education . Fauna.Education environmental .The long term sustainable use of natural resources and protection of the environment .Economic growth .Democratic BILATERAL AGENCIES development in society . by supporting the programs of multilateral www.admin.Flora.

Infrastructure services .acdi-cida. to encourage economic and governmental autonomy.health.gc. equitable and prosperous world. Environment Law BILATERAL AGENCIES Traffic Economy Canadian Development Agency (CIDA) CIDA supports sustainable development activities in order to reduce poverty and to contribute to a more secure. Where: Africa. basic education.ca . psychology Nature.Private sector development .Environment Over the next five years. and child protection. 200 Promenade du Portage Hull. and good governance . Engineering Communications Domestic Politics Culture. CIDA will strengthen its programming in four areas of social development: health and nutrition.ca www. Latin America. Quebec K1A 0G4 Tel: (819) 997-5006 free: 1-800-230-6349 Fax: (819) 953-6088 Visit the agencies website for further information. Eastern Europe. and Asia For whom: Institutions in developing countries.Gender Equality . Religion.Human rights. health. Middle East. Languages Medicine. and to improve equity in labor. HIV/AIDS.Basic human needs . - History Society Trade Industry. info@acdi-cida.gc. Field of study: Canada's Official Development Assistance (ODA) program concentrates resources on the following six priorities: . democracy.

ausaid. Some countries may limit the level of study (technical. Professor of Economics and Executive Director of the Applicants considering studying for particular professions should note that they are expected to complete their practical training in their own country. higher education and institutional strengthening.cfm info@ausaid. 62 Northbourne Avenue Canberra ACT 2601 Australia Field of study: Australian Regional Development Postal Address Scholarship students study a wide range of disciplines GPO Box 887 BILATERAL AGENCIES at selected education institutions outside Australia. and with international organizations and agencies. the Solomon Islands.au Aid Advisory Council Members Mr Lynn Arnold. The program provides selective assistance in distance eduction. undergraduate or postgraduate) and give priority to certain fields of study to better meet development needs. Where: The scholarships are to study at selected education institutions outside Australia. World Vision Australia Mr Kim Bredhauer.gov. Country specific information is available from the Australian Diplomatic Mission in the country of citizenship.gov.au/about/conta ct. Canberra ACT 2601 Enquiries about scholarships should be made with the Australian Diplomatic Mission The scholarship numbers and fields of study for each country are determined annually as part of Australia’s bilateral development assistance program with that country. Vanuatu. New Caledonia. Currently Australian Regional Development Scholarships are offered to people from the Pacific to study at Pacific tertiary institutions in Papua New Guinea. The Australian Government’s Overseas Aid Program The Australian Government's overseas aid program aims to increase access to and the quality of education and training for people in partner countries.Other important information: Working with partners in the private and public sectors in developing countries. . Only under exceptional circumstances do scholarships include a practical training period required for professional registration. Chief Executive Officer. Managing Director. GRM International Pty Ltd Professor Ron Duncan. Scholarship Program Objective To provide to For whom: Australian Regional Development Scholarships (ARDS) provide opportunities to students from developing countries. Australia Tel +61 2 6206 4000 Fax +61 2 6206 4880 www.

Ontario Canada K1G 3H9 tel (613) 236-6163 Fax (613) 238-7230 www. support. participatory research where researchers from different It is strongly recommended to contact an IDRC program officer.dk achieve greatest possible impact. Scholarships may include preparatoryAGENCIES BILATERAL programs (including English language tuition). Fax + 45 7731 0111 the work of MS is directed towards an integrated Fax + 45 7731 0121 local development in geographic areas in order to ms@ms-dan. encourage. Alternatively.idrc. you may initiate contact by sending in a "project idea" in a one..dk/uk/default. Borgergade 14 Field of study: MS engages in development 1300 Copenhagen K within four fields: small-scale peasants and Tel + 45 7731 0000 agriculture. National Centre for Development Studies. colour and party politics. and conduct research into the problems of the developing regions of the world and into the means for applying and adapting For whom: Researchers from the South. Consideration is being given to expanding ARDS to other countries in the Asia Pacific Region.ca For further information visit the associations' website. The support is directed to the work of scientists and researchers in the South. How long: The scholarships are offered for the minimum period that the individual could be expected to complete the academic program.htm 250 Albert Street PO Box 8500 Ottawa . Furthermore. The standard IDRC . Australian National University Danish Association for International Cooperation (MS) MS is an NGO working to promote understanding and solidarity irrespective of borders. Australia also has a joint venture with Singapore offering scholarships to people from South East Asia to study in Singapore and Australia. which are normally limited to one year. ms.to threepage letter. environment. people's participation and local Tel +45 7731 0101 f development. IDRC favours multidisciplinary. Fiji and Samoa. Field of study: IDRC funds research that is geared to alleviating poverty and promoting sustainable and equitable development. and democratic culture and development education.people of developing countries training which facilitates their contribution to the economic and social advancement of their country. International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Canada To initiate.

) Environmental Policy/Management (M. Embassies and Fulbright .S. technical.Evaluation Application deadlines vary from country to country. Research projects may include funds for fellowships. Field of study: Educational Administration (M.Timetable and budget: .Information and Communication Technologies for Development BILATERAL AGENCIES For whom: Students and young professionals from Central and Eastern Europe.Results and dissemination .Social and Economic Equity .ca . and other knowledge to the economic and social advancement of those regions.A. disciplines work with local people to devise solutions to local problems.Institution and personnel .ca Gordon Smith.A. ECA/A/E/EUR European Programs Branch. DC 20457 The Ron Brown Fellowship Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs proposal contains these elements: . Contact IIE or Public Affairs Sections (PAS) at U.Methodology .Environment and Natural Resource Management .Objectives: . Room 238 301 4th Street. SW Washington. Chairman Three broad program areas define the scope of (613)238-2381 IDRC's programming: gsmith@idrc. info@idrc.) US Department of State Office of Academic Exchanges.Problem and justification .scientific.

Science. For whom: To support young researchers and to promote international scientific cooperation Field of study: It operates under auspices of the ministry of Education. Washington.org Deputy Director: Hideyuki Yamaguchi yama@jspsusa. +81-33263-1854 (JSPS Fellow's Plaza) www.) Public Administration/Public Policy How long: offers fully funded two-year degree programs at the Master's level Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) The JSPS is a governmental organization. Japan Tel+81-3-3263-1721 Fax +81-3-3222-1986. Chiyoda-ku.. While working within the broad framework of government policies established to promote scientific advancement. 20006 Tel (202) 659-8190. JSPS carries out its program in a manner flexible to the needs of the participating scientists.go. Tokyo 102-8471.M.org . established by way of a national law for the purpose of contributing to the advancement of science.Journalism/Communications (M.619 44 20 Fax: 202 .) Law (LL.iie. 5-3-1 Kojimachi. Fax (202) 659-8199 Yamato Bldg.A. Tel: 202 . BILATERAL AGENCIES Director: Seishi Takeda seishi.C.org/pgms/ronbrown Commissions.jp For further information visit the society's website. JSPS plays a key role in the administration of various scientific and academic programs.jsps.takeda@jspsusa. 1800 K Street NW. Sports and Culture (Monbusho). D. Suite 920.619 49 27 www.

com. with many initiatives focused on increased participation of underrepresented populations. For further information visit Coca Cola's website The Coca Cola Scholars Foundation Educational opportunities. classroom teaching and learning.html Application Information Requests must be submitted in writing and include a one to two page description of the organization and program to be funded. and explain how it relates to the mission.000 each. university faculties and business communities. and areas of support of the DuPont Community Involvement Program. and enrichment programs for students who demonstrate academic excellence. Program Requirements For whom: Undergraduate and the graduate level. DE 19880-0016 info@dupont. Box 80016 Wilmington. http://www. and Regional Scholars $4. Georgia 30301 USA Phone: 404-676-2568 FAX: 404-676-8804 http://www.O.org . Field of study: Primarily in mathematics. workforce preparation. operating philosophy. over a period of four years. leadership. scholarship awards. and international education Other important information: National Scholars receive $20. educators. science.000.cocacolascholars. Other important information: Invests in science education programs to ensure science literacy.com/corp/soc ial/educational/index. and business and community sustainability For whom: students who exemplify their potential to become the leaders of tomorrow Field of study: support educational programs primarily within three main areas: higher education. Contact Information Office of Education Barley Mill Plaza 16/2150 P.5 COMPANIES AND BANKS Name of the Organization DuPont Objective Supports programs and initiatives with the potential to demonstrate improved and sustainable outcomes. Colleges and universities worldwide. The Coca-Cola Foundation Post Office Box 1734 Atlanta.dupont. and technology education. and commitment to making a difference in the world.COMPANIES AND BANKS 6.

highered@microsoft. colleges. Department of Education (Education Discretionary Grant Application Packages)).eSchool News Education Grants & Funding Apple 1 Infinite Loop Cupertino. developing technology proficiency. Field of study: Professional development. Field of study: Education.com/educa tion/?ID=InTeachersGrant For further information visit Microsoft's website Apple Learning programs Focuses on four areas of development: mastering fundamental skills.S. www.1010 For further information visit Apple's website. and practicing teachers http://www. The goal: Provide technology-related professional development opportunities to faculty members. preparing students with 21st century skills.com Other important information: Nearly $50 million in software licenses and online community-building tools are awarded to schools.Federal TRIO Programs The Federal TRIO Programs are educational opportunity outreach programs designed to motivate and support students from disadvantaged backgrounds .com/education/ . CA 95014 408.COMPANIES AND BANKS Microsoft Education Empowering students and teachers around the world to reach their full potential For whom: Students and teachers.S.U.996. Department of Education Grants Forecast FY 2002 . technology. and departments of education that partner with local school districts. and motivating students to higher levels of achievement For whom: Schools and students. such as: .apple. Other important information: Apple offers different program packeges (U. prospective teachers. When: Depends on the study program.microsoft.

Los Altos. nonprofit sector. address global population growth.org A letter of inquiry addressed to the Grants Administration Department. General program grant awards totaled approximately $454 million in 2001.org/ webmaster@hewlett. lift human experience through arts. California 94022 USA Tel. national institutions. Menlo Park.COMPANIES AND BANKS eSchool News provides daily up-to-theminute grant programs. funding sources. performing arts. family and community development. William and Flora Hewlett Foundation For whom: The Foundation has a strong commitment to the voluntary. It will therefore assist efforts to improve the financial base and efficiency of organizations and institutions in this category. and Organizational Effectiveness and Philanthropy Other important information: . Promotes the well-being of mankind by supporting selected activities of a charitable nature. community groups. Field of study: Education. 2121 Sand Hill Road. Population. Contact person name and title . Field of study: Conservation. CA 94025 Telephone: 650-234-4500 Fax: 650-234-4501 http://www.org/ The foundation does not accept proposals to benefit specific individuals or that serve religious purposes. and strengthen the nonprofit sector. and the Foundation expects to make grants of approximately $250 million in 2002 The David and Lucile Packard Foundation 300 Second Street. as well as organizations For whom: supports universities. family planning centers. conflict resolution. and hospitals.: (650) 948-7658 http://www. Suite 200. population. The Foundation provides national and international grants. Children. solve problems through science.hewlett.packard. Arts. Science. environment. Families. The letter must contain the following information to be considered: 1. and technology funding information. David and Lucile Packard Foundation Supports an array of nonprofit partners as they work to conserve the environment. youth agencies. For further information visit the foundation's website. and Communities.

endowment. For whom: Local communities and mutually beneficial partnerships for positive community change. population. conflict resolution. Chevron Texaco Corporation Partnerships between ChevronTexaco and local communities. and does not provide funds to individuals.com comment@chevrontexaco. CA 94105 Tel 415-894-7700 www. and the Foundation is therefore willing to consider proposals covering several years of support. Programs often require time to demonstrate their value. For example: Other important information: At this time. Brief statement outlining the organization’s need for support The letter will not be considered unless all of the above information is provided.com 2. E-mail address 6. Community involvement. Field of study: Includes employment and training opportunities as well as the improvement of local facilities and care for the environment.S.COMPANIES AND BANKS or institutions engaged in such activities. . ChevronTexaco is not accepting grant proposals. capital construction funds.-Latin American relations Where: No geographic limit is stipulated in its charter Other important information: The Foundation supports nonprofit organizations that comply with section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. general fund-raising drives. Supports programs in education. and U. has taken many different forms. performing arts. Phone number 4. Organization name and address 3. family and community development.chevrontexaco. Normally the Foundation will not consider grants for basic research. always geared to local needs. or fundraising events. Fax number 5. The company will honor all existing 575 Market Street San Francisco. environment. It does not make grants intended directly or indirectly to support candidates for political office or to influence legislation.

which concentrate on community development. NY 10019 Submission of proposals to: 130 Liberty Street. Awards may be renewed for up to an additional three years on the basis of satisfactory performance. Bank of America Foundation Focuses on helping children succeed.COMPANIES AND BANKS commitments to community partnership programs and grants made by Chevron. The Foundation may Tel. character. we are developing grant guidelines that will reflect the new company's program focus. Currently. Dependents of deceased. Deutsche Bank America Foundation and Community Development Group Deutsche Bank works in partnership with local nonprofit organizations to provide distressed communities and . For whom: The Foundation supports nonprofit organizations. economic and financial education and teacher development. contributions to school and community. How long: Awards range from $500 to $5. Field of study: The foundation seeks NGOs. The Foundation seeks to enrich communities by providing access to arts. disabled or retired associates also are eligible. Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement.000 for each year of full-time study. For whom: For college or vocational schools to dependents of associates who have been employed by Bank of America for at least one year. the foundation supports programs in early childhood development. In pursuit of this goal. NYC02-1007 New York. provided by Deutsche Bank. Field of study: To build a diverse workforce and to broaden economic opportunities in communities. Texaco and Caltex. leadership.bankofamerica. and encouraging the 31 West 52nd Street Mail Stop NYC01-1407 New York.com/found ation For further information contact the Bank. arts and the environment. education. 888-488-9802 www. NY 10006 Tel 212-250-7065 Applicants from Latin America being considered for funding will be asked to submit a signed and sworn affidavit. and financial need.

DC 20037-1073. How long: Varies according to the program.com Gary Hattem Tel 646-324-2901 Gary. investments and grants. Environment: 4.brennan@db. Arts Where: The Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation administers the philanthropic activities of Deutsche Bank within the United States. 4) the criteria by which the program will be evaluated The Foundation issues Requests for Proposals (RFPs) annually. Program The Hitachi Foundation. NW. Washington.org/ Fax 646-324-7229 Dorothy Brennan Tel 646-324-2909 dorothy. 3) the amount and duration of the financial request. Education 3. Latin America and Canada. objectives and timetable for each Program Initiative.Hattem@db. In addition. (See Guidelines for Grant Seekers). The Foundation does not fund individuals.COMPANIES AND BANKS disadvantaged individuals with opportunities for economic advancement. not to exceed 3 pages. The foundation seeks too build For whom: Nonprofit organizations throughout the United States. Grant seekers should send a letter of intent. Each RFP specifies a substantive focus RFPs are posted on the web site and are available through our . The Hitachi Foundation Promotes social responsitbility through effective participation in global society. This letter should provide: 1) a brief statement of the organization's history.com accept unsolicited proposals from nonprofit organizations that meet the criteria outlined in its Foundation guidelines. the Foundation carries out the firm's corporate citizenship commitments through a program of loans. Grants programs: 1. 2) the purpose of the proposed project. Other important information: Together with the Bank's Community Development Group. Community Development 2. http://www. Other important information: Requests for Proposals define the goals. 1509 22nd Street. to the Foundation.S. Telephone: 202-457-0588. mission and objectives.hitachi. the Bank relies on the talents of its personnel and the leadership of its management to leverage its financial commitments in addressing local needs. exchange of creative expression between diverse communities.

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the capacity of all Americans, particularly those undeserved by traditional institutions. Hudson Institute Herman Kahn Fellowships Analyzes and makes recommendatio ns about public policy for business and government executives, as well as for the public at large. Initiatives are multi-year. The Foundation Program Initiative grantees form learning communities striving to advance practice and knowledge in their fields. fax-on-demand system, (202) 457-0588 Option 1. We recommend organizations check The Foundation's web site on a quarterly basis for any updates Herman Kahn Fellowship Program Hudson Institute Herman Kahn Center 5395 Emerson Way Indianapolis, IN 46226 Web Address: http://www.hudson.org/ Applicants must have completed their coursework within the last five years and provide evidence that they have been formally admitted to candidacy for a Ph.D.

For whom: Fellowships are offered each year to support candidates who have completed their course work and have only their dissertation remaining. Field of study: Education, Domestic Political Economy, International Political Economy, Political Theory and Institutions or in National Security Studies. When: Deadline April 1st Other important information: An $18,000 stipend will be paid for a year. Selected fellows will be able to work on their doctorate 50% of the time with the remainder devoted to policyoriented research projects assigned by Hudson Institute in their general area of interest.

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IBM Corporation IBM’s main focus is Education. IBM also provide smaller grants in the areas of Adult Education and Workforce Development, Arts and Culture, Communities in Need, and the Environment. Provides funding for national programs that meet the followoing objectives:

For whom: requests submitted by organizations which have a tax-exempt classification under Sections 170(c) or 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code. Field of study: Education, development, arts, culture, communities and the environment. When: Depends on program.

Intel Corporation

For whom: Community-based organizations and schools, students pursuing their PhD, students who are pursuing their master's degree, scholarships at universities and community colleges where Intel has a facility Field of study: Science, math and technical education When: Where: Multiple geographies, or community programs that are located in areas. How long:

Nonprofit organizations or educational institutions wishing to submit unsolicited proposals to IBM should make an initial inquiry in the form of a two-page letter. In the event that All other proposals: the proposal is of Vice President Corporate Community Relations interest to IBM, additional information IBM Corporation will be requested. New Orchard Road unsolicited proposals Armonk, New York 10504 are reviewed on an http://www.ibm.com/ibm/ibmgiv ongoing basis. es/grant/us_addrs.shtml 2200 Mission College Blvd. Applications for Santa Clara, California 95052 scholarships are made USA through the school Tel: 408-765-8080 departments at select Fax: 408-765-9904 universities and community colleges. Local projects: IBM Corporation Corporate Community Relations and Public Affairs 590 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10022
Boeing World Headquarters 100 North Riverside Chicago, Illinois 60606 312-544-2000

Improve science, math and technical education • Improve the effective utilization of technology in

http://www.intel.com/education/

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classroom teaching • Increase access to technology • Increase the number of women and minorities pursuing technical careers Funding considerations are generally given for innovative proposals relating to the following areas: Engeneer ing Business Technolo gy Maths Selected science, e.g. physics Faculty preparation and development Collaborative Other important information: provide funding through both Intel site Public Affairs offices, as well as support through the Intel Foundation in the form of grants.

Boeing Company Contributions Program

For whom: U.S. based IRS 501 (c) (3) qualified charitable or educational organization, or an accredited K-12 educational institution or foreign equivalent. Field of study: education, health and human services, arts and culture, and civic and environment.

Boeing World Headquarters 100 North Riverside Chicago, Illinois 60606 312-544-2000 http://www.boeing.com/compan yoffices/aboutus/community/gui delines.htm

For further information visit the company’s website.

chevrontexaco.com . The company will honor all existing commitments to community partnership programs and grants made by Chevron. has taken many different forms. Texaco and Caltex. we built 10 schools where 4.com comment@chevrontexaco. Community involvement. where many children have been displaced and orphaned by civil war. For example: In Venezuela. In Angola. Currently. COMPANIES AND BANKS For whom: It listen to the needs of the local community first and then engage in mutually beneficial partnerships where together they can become a greater force for positive community change. we are developing grant guidelines that will reflect the new company's program focus. ChevronTexaco is not accepting grant proposals. always geared to local needs. Only where both the business and the community make progress through mutual understanding and respect can either side hope to succeed. 575 Market Street San Francisco.500 students are now receiving a higher quality education. Other important information: At this time. CA 94105 Tel 415-894-7700 www. Field of study: This includes employment and training opportunities as well as the improvement of local facilities and care for the environment.academic programs Chevron Texaco Corporation Partnerships between ChevronTexaco and the local communities in which it operates are based on more than philanthropy. we support a center for the homeless that educates and trains young women for entry into the work force.

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