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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

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

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

The Compton Foundation. 2000.259.023 of its 2.org 535 MIDDLEFIELD ROAD.org Tel. There are no deadlines for application indicated.org www. 616-968-2757 http://www. Population. the Foundation made total grant expenditures of $196.Global Health .606 active projects.138 of the total expenditures. national and international concerns in the fields of Peace & World Order. Other important information: During the past fiscal year. the foundation will accept a two-page Letter of Inquiry from taxexempt. education. Field of study: Since the Foundation was established.wkkf. mpd@wkkf.651. W. 616-968-2030 Southern African applicants contact: Mark Dempsey.org Funds are dispersed according to the interests of the Foundation. the Foundation has a special interest in providing support for minorities. 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. Latin American applicants contact: Mark Carnesi.Education . the Foundation may adjust or redirect its grant making based on the changing needs of society.Community Access to Technology How long: Initiating and completing undergraduate and graduate programs. 2001. SUITE 160 MENLO PARK. For whom: No grants are awarded to individuals. and should describe: the organization making the request the goals and objectives of the designated project. September 1.K. its United States programming has centered on health. CA 94025 Phone: (650) 328-0101 Fax: (650) 328-0171 info@ComptonFoundation. and the Environment. through August 31. including specific outcomes the means by . New commitments to 684 projects made up $136. 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 are likely to be taken over and managed by a long-term funding source. Inc. In all program areas.comptonfoundation.org Tel.Libraries . Compton Sylvia Mathews Executive Vice President Although the majority of programs funded by the foundation are selected proactively. Field of study: The main programs are following described: . Over time. mdc@wwkf. and agriculture.FOUNDATIONS The last one is applicable for undergraduate as well as graduate study. Priority is given to projects which have more than local application. are replicable. non-profit organizations based in Washington and Oregon states. Was founded to address community. Proposals should be brief (3-4 pages).171 to 1.

to improve policies and programs related to Peace. a project may FOUNDATIONS receive more than one year of support. which usually range in size from $200 to $10. the steady deterioration of the world's environment and the tenuous status of human rights. Compton. Where: Grants are awarded to developing countries. the alarming depletion of the earth's natural resources. When: There are no cut-off dates for discretionary grants. The Foundation provides support for Education primarily at the post-secondary level to a small number of selected institutions and programs. Field of study: The Foundation is concerned first and foremost with the prevention of war. Sustainable Development and/or the Environment. including revenue sources organizational budget. Population.FOUNDATIONS Fellows are chosen by selected university-based programs working in partnership with the Foundation. Edith Eddy.000. and the Environment. To address these problems the Compton Foundation focuses most of its grant-making in the areas of Peace & World Order. and the amelioration of world conditions that tend to cause conflict. President Ms. especially Mexico and others in Central America and Sub-Saharan Africa. 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 . Population. Primary among these conditions are the increasing pressures and destabilizing effects of excessive population growth. How long: If appropriate and warranted. including revenue sources. 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. James R. with special emphasis on projects that explore the interconnections between these three categories. Other important information: The goal of the Compton Foundation's is to contribute to the capacity of developing countries.

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

a short letter setting forth the need. 140 East 62nd Street New York. No special forms for application are required. President Harriet Zuckerman. The average grant is approximately $10. The Foundation does not make grants to individuals or to local organizations. the nature. The Andrew W.S. and educational purposes as may be in the furtherance of the public welfare or For whom: Under the broad charter. in population. Chairman William G. the Foundation currently makes grants on a selective basis to institutions in higher education. and the amount of the request and the justification for it. the Foundation directs most of its grantmaking to particular areas of interest. Mellon Foundation The purpose of the Foundation is to aid and promote charitable. in cultural affairs and the performing arts.html Hanna H. Other important information: There is no policy concerning a minimum or maximum grant size.000 are rarely awarded. NY 10021 (212) 838-8400 www. together with evidence of suitable classification by the Internal Revenue Service and any supplementary exhibits . How long: Although most grants are made on a oneyear basis. Bowen.000. support may be granted on a conditional basis over several years. literary. The Foundation is very willing to cooperate with other funding sources with compatible interests to support a joint project or to provide matching funds. be translated into U.FOUNDATIONS applicants will be informed of the foundation's decision regarding the concept paper within 45 days of the submittal deadline.mellon. Gray. Ordinarily. This time frame is designed to give each applicant who is invited to submit a full proposal adequate time to prepare the full proposal. and grants exceeding $25. Preference will be given to organizations located in developing countries or to developed country organizations whose activities are of direct and immediate benefit. dollars. Senior Vice President Mary Patterson McPherson.org/about. and in public affairs. FOUNDATIONS Field of study: Within these fields. Applicants should submit only one application per review cycle. scientific. in conservation and the environment. Where: The geographic focus of the Foundation is the developing world.

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

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

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

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

The Starr Foundation It makes grants in a number of areas. Fascell InterAmerican Fellowship Generates information for the solution of development problems.: (703) 841 3800 Tel. Promotes equitable. Starr's personal interest in providing scholarships to students.org/grantmaker/starr No application procedure is indicated. and developmental or technical professionlas.306. 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. The Foundation does not award individual scholarships outside of its programs. NY 10270 Florence A. and participatory selfhelp development in Latin America and the Caribbean. Starr's international perspective and AIG's international origins.4365 info@iaf.4301 703. New York.org fdncenter. 901 Stuart Street. accountability and democratic practices. responsive. including education. Applicants may be managers of NGO’s.gov 70 Pine Street. public policy. Davis.: (703) 527 3529 info@iaf.gov David Valenzuela. the Foundation has funded a The Foundation does not have guidelines for grant seekers. 14th Floor. culture and the For whom: Education has traditionally been the largest area of giving for the Foundation. Field of study: The initiatives are for innovative. because of Mr.gov Candidates may apply directly or be nominated.FOUNDATIONS The InterAmerican Foundation (IAF) The Dante B. President grants@starrfoundation. The IAF primarily funds partnerships among grassroots and nonprofit organizations. sustainable and participatory self-help programs. How long: Maximum of 12 months. medicine and healthcare. but the Foundation prefers to receive a cover letter setting forth the terms of . Applications for a scholarship fund are accepted from schools on an invitation-only basis. For whom: Leaders in Latin America or the Caribbean. President dvalenzuela@iaf. Va 22203 703. concurrent to expanding the cadre of development scholars throughout the Americas.gov Blanca Suárez. There is no formal application. VA 22203 USA Tel. Department 555 901 Stuart Street. human needs. Other important information: Employment in private organizations does not have to be suspended during the fellowship period. 10th Floor Rosslyn. businesses and local governments. Grant Program Coordinator bsuarez@iaf. 10th Floor Arlington. In keeping with Mr.306. directed at improving the quality of life of poor people and strengthening participation.

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

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

org/html. 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. 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. The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation (HFG) Supports research on violence. aggression. New York. and J (below) must be either downloaded or requested from the foundation. animal behavior. Title Page B. 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. N. however. and the humanities which illuminate modern human problems. aggression. 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. manifestations. are for 527 Madison Avenue.pages/grants. Please note: The forms for items A. Other Support . When: Applications must be received by August 1. A. salaries and basic research facilities) • will do research in one of the IFS Research Areas and do the research in a developing country. normally not less than one year nor more than three years. Research Plan G. 10022 tel (212) 644-4907 fax (212) 644-5110 www. Personnel D. Budget Justification F. and dominance. and control of violence. criminology. and dominance.Y. genetics. Abstract C. For whom: The foundation awards research grants to individuals for individual projects and does not award grants to institutions for institutional programs. history. for a decision in December. the social sciences. one research period. Budget E. All awards.hfg. B. and renewable utilisation of the natural resources base.h tm Submit FOUR copies of a typewritten application in English.

875 North Michigan Ave.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.FOUNDATIONS one-year terms initially.org Vice President: Paul D. 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. grants have supported educational. Other important information: Since 1962. the Foundation has made grants totaling approximately $250 million. but the grants could be directed to any discipline.org The application procedure varies according to every program. a just solution to the IsraeliPalestinian conflict that brings peace and security to both peoples. humanitarian. Suite 3930 Chicago. Jr. Wilcox.: 312-274-6519 pres@spencer. For example. 1761 N St. NW Washington. IL 60611-1803 President: Ellen Condliffe Lagemann Tel.spencer. Goren Tel. For whom: Organizations only. and Palestinian-Israeli reconciliation activities.: 312-274-6536 Fax: 312-337-0282 information@spencer. Foundation for Middle East Peace Is dedicated to promote through various activities. Field of study: The Foundation awards grants to organizations and activities that contribute significantly to a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.. 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.: 312-274-6517 vicepres@spencer. public affairs. . DC 20036 tel: 202-835-3650 fax: 202-835-3651 Ambassador Philip C. civil rights.org Tel.org www. as well as small-scale economic projects that meet the needs of victims of the current conflict. President pcwilcox@fmep.

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. . dissemination. and Catherine T. and Information Dedicated to help groups and individuals foster lasting improvement in the human condition.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. and intercultural communication. the arts. org/ For further information visit the foundation’s website. Other important information: The Foundation makes grants through four programs: . and adaptive technology. 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. Send it by mail to the Office of Grants Management at the Foundation's Chicago address or by e-mail to LOI@macfound.lindberghfoundation. including humanities/education. health and population sciences. John D. Dearborn Street Chicago. MacArthur Foundation Office of Grants Management. health. agriculture. MacArthur Foundation Office of Grants Management 140 S. including biomedical research. waste minimization and management. MN 55303-2200 Telephone: 763-576-1596 Fax: 763-576-1664 http://www. Research. Do not send the letter of inquiry by fax. For whom: Groups and individuals. For whom: Citizens of all countries. Address: 2150 Third Avenue North. Field of study: Research.MacArthur Fellows Program The John D. Field of study: Aviation/aerospace.General Program . policy development. not to affiliated institutions for institutional programs. and education. education and training.Program on Human and Community Development . Suite 310 Anoka. exploration. and Catherine T.Program on Global Security and Sustainability . conservation of natural resources.org.

and Sweden. Finland.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.com Initial inquiries to the Foundation should be in letter form signed by the organization's President. Citizenship: Scandinavia. 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. The Foundation does not make grants to individuals. 58 Park Avenue New York.000 in fellowships and grants to individual students. latest audited financial statement. Suite 3900 Pittsburgh. Other important information: Each year. annual fund appeals or fundraising 218 East 18th Street New York. requests may be submitted at any time and will be acted upon as expeditiously as possible. Gleba. Additional information must include the organization's current annual budget. One Oxford Centre 301 Grant Street. and annual report. or authorized representative. The letter should include a concise description and budget for the specific purpose for which funds are requested. and have the approval of the Board of Directors. Contact ASF’s cooperating organizations for specific information. However. NY 10016 Tel: 212-879-9779 Fax: 212-249-3444 www. Norway.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. Iceland.scaife. Where: There are no geographical restrictions. the ASF awards more than $500. The AmericanScandinavian Foundation (ASF) It promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark.amscan. Treasurer www. PA 15219-6401 Tel (412) 392-2900 Michael W. Field of study: Educational and cultural aspects. scholars and professionals. NY 10003-3694 Tel 212 475-1137 Please submit an inquiry letter of no more than two pages describing the mission of the .

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

and seek admission to an internationally recognized institution.com/ch apters/akf.7291 www. The Foundation gives priority to requests for Master's level courses but is also willing to consider applications for PhD programmes.org www.akdn. • Estimated cost for the project or activity and the amount requested from the Foundation. when doctoral degrees are necessary for the career objectives of the student.FOUNDATIONS you plan to address and an explanation of how it wil be addressed. Include a brief description of anticipatd achievements or outcomes. • The time frame for the proposed activities.7200 Fax: 909. Students may obtain application forms from Aga Khan Development Network representatives in their country of current residence. which can help with processing applications and interviewing applicants. 909.html Application forms are available from the Aga Khan Foundation offices. primarily in lowincome countries of Asia and Africa. For whom: The Foundation accepts applications from countries where it has branches.genevabriefingbook. Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) AKF is a private nondenominational development agency committed to promoting health. genuine financial need. 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. Applicants must have an outstanding academic record. Forms are available as of January 1st each year from AKF branches and affiliates or local Aga Khan . education and rural development. 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. The application procedures of AKF's International Scholarship Programme are decentralised.

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

Reproductive Health and Rights and Resources lani@generalservice.org Julie Richardson Program Officer. julie@generalservice. International Peace. 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. 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. the history and goals of your organization. FOUNDATIONS and Resources. • 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. a budget. - Reproductive Health and Human Rights. the amount requested from the Foundation. Box 29903 .) Where: Supports projects primarily in Mexico.org Bill Repplinger Controller bill@generalservice. Program Associate. Program Officer. Central America and the Caribbean.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. Threshold Foundation It seeks to build a more just.org www. and your organization's involvement with these issues.communities primarily in Mexico. When: Letters of inquiry must be received on or before the deadlines (February 1st for the spring meeting and September 1st for the fall.O. Lani Shaw Executive Director. Central America and the Caribbean.

purpose.Coexistence & Community.000 and $25. diversity. Room 318 Washington. constituency.Social justice . DC 20506 Telephone: 202-606-8200 Fax: 202-606-8204 For further information visit the organization’s website. networking/collaboration. psychological. goals and accomplishments. When: Two-page Letter of Inquiry due January. full proposals due February. Other important details: Threshold funds general operating expenses as well as special projects. work.Sustainability . It serves the social change movement through collaborating with and funding innovative American and international nonprofit organizations and individuals working towards social justice. grants have historically ranged between $1. If selected.Peaceful coexistence . citizens.000. U.S. and spiritual FOUNDATIONS development can come together to scheme. 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. It does not give emergency or discretionary funding. . jurisdictions.000 and $50. .Human economic System .S. . environmental sustainability.000. play and see what happens. such as university teachers. dream. their own emotional. San Francisco.Policy & Systemic Change. The following guidelines should help. native residents of U. National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Provides opportunities for individuals to pursue advanced study For whom: Individuals.New Visions for Culture & Society . leadership. CA 94129-0903 which describes the work of the organization you work for. please address each of the following points: mission. learn. Field of study: . strategy. Although the average size of Threshold grants is between $15. NW.and sustainable world as a legacy for all. grant. humane economic systems and peaceful coexistence.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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.htm .MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS 6.Northern Hemisphere – May 15 -Southern Hemisphere. a monthly subsistence allowance. When Application forms are distributed in midJanuary. located in any of the member countries. a book allowance.org/int/eng/jap an_scholarship. 15 Other important details: The scholarship provides benefits covering full tuition.org/int/eng/japan_s cholarship. and economy class travel. such as Social Sciences.htm Application Procedure Interested candidates may obtain applications from Headquarters in Washington. only during the period indicated in each Sub-Program Or download in: www. an installation allowance.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.Jan. D. DC 20577 Tel 202-623-2025 Fax 202-623-3096 www. university medical and accident insurance. with funding from the Government of Japan. The Japan-IDB Scholarship Program has the following sub-programs: Northern Hemisphere Program and Southern Hemisphere Program. Business.C. or from Country Offices of the Bank. Scholarship recipients may attend accredited Institutions offering Master's Programs. Deadlines: . Contact Information 1300 New York Avenue. .iadb. Public Administration or other development-related technical disciplines. NWStop W0602 Washington. The scholarship is effective as of the start of the academic year and does not cover any expenses during the summer.

. However.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. 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 . NWStop W0602 Washington.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. they should be contacted directly for information about the application process.htm Procedure and deadline varies according to every program. DC 20577 Tel: 202-623-2025 Fax: 202-623-3096 www.org/int/rtc/spanish/b ecas.iadb. the administration of every program is the responsibility of the Universities of the Region. therefore. Citizenship: From Latin American countries Field of study: The following scholarship programs are funded by the IDB Regional Technical Cooperation.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. This programme will be renewed for the period 2001-2005.15 billion € over seven years (2000-2006). This programme will be renewed for the period 20012005. - . EU/USA cooperation. EU/Canada cooperation. The total budget for Leonardo da Vinci is 1. supporting and supplementing action taken by the Member States. established in 1990.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. 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. Tempus is the trans-European programme of cooperation in higher education.

int/comm/dgs/educa tion_culture/index_en. 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. Please note that for the March 2003 training period the on-line application form will be available in English only.g.htm Applications are to be made via the Internet from the beginning of July 2002. Applicants will be able to fill in certain sections in a different language. to meet and learn from each other. All candidates are informed in writing by the Traineeships Office of the outcome of the pre-selection phase. Other important details: The educational requirements are the following: . writing minutes of meetings.eu.eu. How long: The European Commission offers two five-month periods of in-service 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. . 107. 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). When: from 1 March and 1 October each year. assessment of economic. International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Research grants to enable the rural poor to overcome their poverty. examination of state aid or infringement cases etc.linguistic requirements: a thorough knowledge of one Community language and a satisfactory knowledge of one other Community language. . but may only use Latin characters. research on a particular topic. the following: . A proposal may include.possession of a University degree or equivalent at the time of applying (compulsory). be they young or adult. to the maximum degree possible. financial and technical co-operation projects or programs.int/comm/sta ges. For whom: for young university graduates from the member states of the European Union and to a number of nationals from non-member countries.age limit: 30 or under by the closing date for applications.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS The European Commission Trainingship Program The program seeks to promote understanding by encouraging European citizens.summary of . The website address for applications is europa.

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

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

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

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

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

German adequate for their research purposes.500. Room 114 Hanover. For whom: Young scholar/teachers in the vanguard of current research.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS Research Fellowships) doctoral candidates with an opportunity to conduct dissertation research in the Federal Republic of Germany. health insurance.de/ of Euro 650 for the five to twelve-month term of appointment. an allowance for luggage costs. domestic travel expenses. NH 03755-3526 For further information contact the college. a research allowance of $1. and a first-year computer allowance of $3. as well as round-trip airfare. interdisciplinary program. studies in contemporary history. How long: Two years in a particular department or 6201 Wentworth Halo.org/ http://www. 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.fesdc. When: Deadline: February 28 How long: Fellowships provide a monthly stipend Fax: 202-331-1837 http://www. Fellows will teach two courses in each year of their residency. or current political problems (including comparative studies) will be given special consideration. Field of study: Education and resarch. Dartmouth College. Initial .800 plus benefits. Other important information: Fellows receive a stipend of $40. and books. Dissertation scholars working in the areas of sociohistorical studies.500. It favors projects which are not normally financed by public tax funds and will consider requests from religious Post Office Box 510860 Milwaukee. Aims to encourage projects that focus on organizations and institutions. Inc. For whom: The foundation awards grants only to The Bradley Foundation. WI 53203-0153 Telephone: 414-291-9915 Fax: 414-291-9991 Preliminary proposal guidelines are available from the Foundation upon request.fes.

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

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

01 B. Other important information: The program provides full scholarships to participants. have at least two (preferably three to five) years of professional experience in a field related to economic development. The Soros Foundation Aimed at supporting the development of an open society. tenable at the Institute in Washington. Deborah Harding Vicep President for National Foundations Tel: 212 .org Application procedure and deadline varies.soros.P 1387 Abidjan Cote d’Ivoire Alhaji B. book allowance. fees.500 per month.org Contact the society for specific details. Strong candidates in the private sector will also be considered. 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. DC.548 46 79 www.500 to $3. including university tuition.548 06 00 Fax: 212 . . Field of study: Poverty. monthly stipend. Mr. social issues. board. The awards are at stipends of $2. Eligible candidates must be under 40. economic development. room.afdb. African Development Bank African Development Institute Is the financial development institution of Africa. Aryeh Neier President Ms. and citizens of the former Soviet Union and Mongolia and also gives grants to local organizations or foreign organizations working with local groups.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS one each for candidates working at American and German institutions.S. 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. Tukur Executive President Fax: (225) 21-70-14 www. health insurance. and international and domestic travel.

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

such as Fulbright and OAS.laspau.MULTILATERAL PROGRAMS religion. Senior Program Officer (617) 495-0366. MA 02138-6095 Tel: 617-495-5255 Fax: 617-495-8990 www. and the Caribbean The Russell E.harvard. When submitting your application. NW Washington. LASPAU has administered scholarship and loan programs for a wide variety of sponsoring agencies. please be sure that your name is on . 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. Therefore. Allen. publications. However. External Relations and Program Development (617) 495-0565. Train Scholarships and Fellowships. Canada. the organization itself does not offer scholarships. Eligibility criteria may vary Education for Nature Program 1250 24th Street. and equipment. If overseas study is proposed. Latin America. and the Caribbean Field of study: Since 1964. For whom: Programs in the United States. Director. by the Charter of the United Nations LASPAU: Academic and Professional Programs for the Americas Nonprofit organization affiliated with Harvard University that designs. and Latin America.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. develops. People who have received a scholarship or fellowship from EFN and are still enrolled in the same degree program are eligible to reapply. the application must clearly state this. DC 20037-1132 Tel: 202-778-9608 Fax: 202-862-8324 www. Asia.edu Timothy R. judith_adler@harvard. World Wildlife Fund The Russell E. documentation. Latin America. and implements academic and professional exchange programs on behalf of individuals and institutions in the United States. tim_allen@harvard.edu LASPAU does not offer funding but does administer the funding received from a variety of sponsor agencies.wwfus. 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. Canada. Train Education for Nature Program (EFN) aims to build a dynamic and highly qualified corps of conservation leaders in Africa. 25 Mount Auburn Street Cambridge. 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. the application procedure varies according to every program.edu Judith Adler. fellowships. or loans.

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

In 2002. government agencies. NW Third Floor. capable and responsive leadership in Africa through global partnerships to increase higher education. 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.org Nora McLean President .org The programme ran until the end of June 2002. 1630 Connecticut Avenue. Field of study: Through a grant from the Ford Foundation. small grants were provided to support participation at scholarly/technical meetings. Further iformation can be downloaded. corporations. Christoffersen lchristoffersen@iucnus.aaionline.S.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. 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. priority was given to proposals that addressed the complex connections between people and nature. NY 10017 Tel: 212-949-5666 Fax: 212-350-2900 www. For whom: For African master or doctoral students who wish to study in the U. For whom: Individuals from developing countries. Instead of awarding scholarships or grants to individuals AAI works in close relationship with foundations. skills building and professional training opportunities for Africans. exploring the concept of sustainability. Leif E. 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. The Africa America Institute To contribute to the development of vibrant civil societies. DC 20009 USA Tel: 1 703 768 6369 Fax: 1 202 387 4823 Mr. Washington.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Education program. The mission of the Public Policy program is to strengthen democratic life in America. The Culture program. Include a brief description of anticipated achievements or outcomes. How much: Estimated cost for the project or activity and the amount requested from the Trusts.575. The Trusts will respond to all specific letters of inquiry but not to general solicitations for funds. Fax: 215.4700 eomail@pewtrusts. The Programs are: 1. as well as a brief summary of your organization's achievements. particularly as they relate to the problem or issue to be addressed. education.pewtrusts.com Submit a brief letter of inquiry. Byrnes 5. The letter of inquiry should include the following information: Who: A description of your organization and the nature of its work. Director: Joshua S. Director: Donald Kimelman info@pewtrusts. The Religion program.575. Delli Carpini 6.The Pew Charitable Trusts To encourage and support citizen participation in addressing critical issues and effecting social change. Director: Maureen K. The Health and Human Services program. the environment. Director: Marian A. public policy and religion. The Trusts do FILANTROPIC not make grants to individuals or to for-profit SOCIETIES Tel 215. What and How: A statement of the problem or need you plan to address and an explanation of how it will be addressed. PA 19103-7077 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.com Rebecca W. Reichert 4. Director: Susan K. Urahn 3.4939 Field of study: The Pew Charitable Trusts support nonprofit activities in the areas of culture. Director: Luis E. health and human services.575. When: The time frame for the proposed activities. Director: Michael X.com www.9050 organizations. President & Chief Executive Officer 215. preferably less than three pages long. Godfrey 2. The Venture Fund. Lugo 7. The Environment program aims to promote policies and practices that protect the global atmosphere and preserve healthy forest and marine ecosystems. For whom: The Trusts make grants only to 2005 Market Street. Suite 1700 organizations classified as tax-exempt under section Philadelphia. . Rimel.

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

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

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. Through BPF. Clay Taylor Aran Watson human rights around the globe . Fleet Maull C. and Tibet. Burma. Soong Where: particularly focusing on Bangladesh. Terry Stein (President) Vietnam.S.Rev. Buddhists of many different Lee Lipp FILANTROPIC SOCIETIESRobert Lyons (Treasurer) traditions are developing individual and group responses to socially conditioned suffering.

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

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

Grant Program 1200 17th Street NW -. any project that fits within the Institute's general mandate of international conflict management is eligible. Although the Institute can provide grant support to individuals. and the dissemination of information on international peace and conflict resolution. citizens and foreigners including the following: post-secondary.Suite 200 Washington. United States Institute for Peace It offers financial support for research. Suite 200 Washington.S. The Institute invites proposals for projects that will: (1) carry out basic and applied research on the causes of war and other international conflicts.unsolicited grants and solicited programs. community.BILATERAL AGENCIES In some cases. public and private education. research. secondary education. it prefers that an institutional affiliation be established.org Jennings Randolph Program for International Peace 1200 17th Street NW.html) .429. Download Unsolicited Grant Instructions and Application (www.org/grants/s g2002. Where: Inquiries about support for dissertation research should be directed to the Institute's Jennings Randolph Program for International Peace. the Institute designates specific topics or themes of special interest to the Institute.ht ml) Download Solicited Grant Instructions and Application (www.org All projects must be submitted on an application form which can be downloaded from the institutes' web site. For whom: The Institute provides grant support to nonprofit organizations and individuals both to U. This may or may not be the case in your home country. In the Unsolicited Grant program. education and training. and libraries. specific USAID activities may include some training in order to achieve a specific goal or objective. The deadline will not be extended for individuals who are unable to download the file online. In the Solicited Grant program. DC 20036-3011 Tel (202) 429-3842 Fax (202) 429-6063 grant_program@usip. DC 20036-3011 Voice: 202.6063 jrprogram@usip.457-1700 Fax: 202.usip. There are no content or disciplinary restrictions.usip.org/grants/ Unsolicited_Grants. Field of study: The Institute of Peace has two principal grantmaking components -.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Country specific information is available from the Australian Diplomatic Mission in the country of citizenship. higher education and institutional strengthening. Chief Executive Officer. Currently Australian Regional Development Scholarships are offered to people from the Pacific to study at Pacific tertiary institutions in Papua New Guinea. Some countries may limit the level of study (technical.au Aid Advisory Council Members Mr Lynn Arnold. Vanuatu. World Vision Australia Mr Kim Bredhauer. Managing Director.Other important information: Working with partners in the private and public sectors in developing countries. Where: The scholarships are to study at selected education institutions outside Australia. GRM International Pty Ltd Professor Ron Duncan. Only under exceptional circumstances do scholarships include a practical training period required for professional registration. New Caledonia.gov. 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. and with international organizations and agencies. 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. . The program provides selective assistance in distance eduction.ausaid.cfm info@ausaid. the Solomon Islands. undergraduate or postgraduate) and give priority to certain fields of study to better meet development needs. 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. 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. Scholarship Program Objective To provide to For whom: Australian Regional Development Scholarships (ARDS) provide opportunities to students from developing countries.gov.au/about/conta ct. Australia Tel +61 2 6206 4000 Fax +61 2 6206 4880 www.

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

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

While working within the broad framework of government policies established to promote scientific advancement.C. Chiyoda-ku.org . Tokyo 102-8471. JSPS carries out its program in a manner flexible to the needs of the participating scientists. D.619 44 20 Fax: 202 . Sports and Culture (Monbusho). Washington.A.jp For further information visit the society's website.org Deputy Director: Hideyuki Yamaguchi yama@jspsusa. BILATERAL AGENCIES Director: Seishi Takeda seishi. Fax (202) 659-8199 Yamato Bldg. JSPS plays a key role in the administration of various scientific and academic programs.) Law (LL. Suite 920.go. For whom: To support young researchers and to promote international scientific cooperation Field of study: It operates under auspices of the ministry of Education.org/pgms/ronbrown Commissions. Tel: 202 .619 49 27 www.. 1800 K Street NW. Japan Tel+81-3-3263-1721 Fax +81-3-3222-1986. +81-33263-1854 (JSPS Fellow's Plaza) www.Journalism/Communications (M.iie. Science. established by way of a national law for the purpose of contributing to the advancement of science.jsps.takeda@jspsusa.) 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. 20006 Tel (202) 659-8190. 5-3-1 Kojimachi.M.

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

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

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

conflict resolution. E-mail address 6. population. and does not provide funds to individuals. The company will honor all existing 575 Market Street San Francisco. Supports programs in education. ChevronTexaco is not accepting grant proposals. Phone number 4. capital construction funds. Field of study: Includes employment and training opportunities as well as the improvement of local facilities and care for the environment. or fundraising events. For whom: Local communities and mutually beneficial partnerships for positive community change. Normally the Foundation will not consider grants for basic research.com comment@chevrontexaco. Chevron Texaco Corporation Partnerships between ChevronTexaco and local communities.S. family and community development. and U. Brief statement outlining the organization’s need for support The letter will not be considered unless all of the above information is provided. For example: Other important information: At this time. Fax number 5. Programs often require time to demonstrate their value. Community involvement.-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. CA 94105 Tel 415-894-7700 www. always geared to local needs. . environment. endowment. Organization name and address 3.com 2.COMPANIES AND BANKS or institutions engaged in such activities. and the Foundation is therefore willing to consider proposals covering several years of support. general fund-raising drives.chevrontexaco. It does not make grants intended directly or indirectly to support candidates for political office or to influence legislation. has taken many different forms. performing arts.

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

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

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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.

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

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