The Terra Viva Grants Directory develops and manages information about grants for agriculture, energy, environment, and natural resources in the world's developing countries.

Where to Search for Fellowships

Below we suggest a few starting points for individuals in search of fellowships and related opportunities.
Additionally, quite a few countries have gateway sites to orient international students and researchers to fellowships and scholarships in those countries.

We also suggest searching the internet with combinations of key words (“fellowships” + topic + country name).


Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS)


European Commission, Erasmus Mundus

  • Scholarships and academic cooperation between Europe and the rest of the world

European Commission, Marie Curie Actions

  • Fellowship programs of the European Commission, Research Directorate (Horizon 2020), that have an international component.

International Scholarships Resources

  • Searchable by world region and by educational categories.

Peace and Collaborative Development Network

Forums include “Scholarship, Fellowship Opportunities, and Academic Programs.”

  • Some inclusion of the green sectors (but not a priority in this forum).

Scholarship Positions

  • Search by countries and subjects. Special category for developing countries.
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