Viterbi Global Funding Opportunities

Some of the important funding opportunities for international students are listed in this page.

Indo-US Funding Opportunities

United States-India Science & Technology Endowment Fund (USISTEF)
As one of its flagship bilateral programs, the Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) administers the USISTEF, through which Grant-in-Aid support is provided to start-up initiatives to the extent of USD 400,000.

The Call for Proposals under this program has recently been announced and online submission is currently open with a deadline of 15 October 2022.
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Indo-US Joint Clean Energy Research and Development Center (JCERDC)
The aim of the JCERDC is to facilitate joint research and development on clean energy by teams of scientists, technologists and engineers from India and the United States. Application Submission Deadline : 23rd September 2016

IUSSTF Research Fellowship
Indo-US Science & Technology Forum
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IUSSTF Research Fellowship
Research Project Funded by IUSSTF on High resolution air quality monitoring and air pollutant data analytics

Indo-US Professorships in Microbiology
American Society for Microbiology

Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN)

Govt. of India approved a new program titled Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) in Higher education aimed at tapping the talent pool of scientists nad entrepreneurs, internationally to encourage their engagements with the institutes of higer education in India.
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 US-China Funding Opportunities

U.S.-China Collaborative Biomedical Research Program
National Institutes of Health
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US-UK Funding Opportunities

Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID)
National Science Foundation
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Grant Schemes by Royal Society
The Royal Society
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Published on March 9th, 2017

Last updated on April 17th, 2022