Wednesday, June 17, 2009
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: International Foundation for Science Research Grants
The International Foundation for Science (IFS) is offering research grants to young scientists in developing countries for research on the sustainable management, use or conservation of biological or water resources. This broad statement covers natural science and social science research on agriculture, soils, animal production, food science, forestry, agro-forestry, aquatic resources, natural products, water resources, etc.
Scientists under 40 years of age with at least a Master's or equivalent degree/research experience. Applicants should be citizens of a developing country attached to a university, national research institution or a research-oriented NGO in a developing country.
Applications are accepted all year. Cut-off dates are 30 June and 31 December. [more information]