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Energy, Climate Change

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation — International Climate Protection Fellowships 2017

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers 20 fellowships for young climate experts from developing countries interested in conducting a project in Germany and pursuing long-term collaboration. The fellowship allows future leaders to spend a year in Germany working on a research-based project of their own choice in the field of climate protection. Fellows choose their […]

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European Commission — Capacıty Building in the Fıeld of Clımate Change in Turkey

The EC and the Government of Turkey will co-fund a program to increase public understanding and enhance capacity of Turkish organizations on actions to mitigation and adapt to climate change. One lot of grants is for NGOs in partnerships with local governments and municipalities (maximum grant is €50 thousand, varying with cost shares), while the […]

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AXA Research Fund — Research on Risk Management, Academic Chairs 2017

The AXA Research Fund supports research to help understand risk management and prevention, including risks related to natural disasters and climate change. Applications can be submitted by pre-registered research institutions in EU member states and collaborating countries — including a selection of developing and emerging countries in the Asia-Pacific region;  Africa and the Middle East; […]

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MIT Center for Collective Intelligence — Climate CoLab

The MIT Climate CoLab organizes contests to invite the best ideas from around the world to prevent and adapt to climate change. A recently launched contest (“Anticipating Climate Hazards”) calls for ideas on how vulnerable communities can best prepare for climate-related hazards, and for new tools that can be used to incentivize early action. The […]

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World Meteorological Organization — International Prize for Earth Science Data

The World Climate Research Programme and the Global Climate Observing System invite nominations for the first WCRP/GCOS International Data Prize. The prize will be awarded annually to an early- to mid-career researcher for outstanding contributions to the Earth system science community. The prize may honour achievements in data product generation, data management, data preservation, data […]

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World Meteorological Organization — International Prize for Model Development

The World Climate Research Programme and the Global Climate Observing System invite nominations for the WCRP/WWRP International Prize for Model Development. The prize is awarded annually to an early- to mid-career researcher for outstanding contributions to model development related to weather and climate.  Candidates should be within the first ten years of their career, as […]

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Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves — Gender-Based Violence Related to Choice of Cooking Fuel

The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves will allocate up to US$200 thousand to support one study over a 12-month period on the role of fuel choice as a factor in gender-based violence in humanitarian settings.  Are women and girls abused when they search for fuelwood?  Preference will be given to proposals seeking to conduct research […]

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The Nature Conservancy — NatureNet Science Fellows 2017

The Nature Conservancy invites applications for the NatureNet Science Fellows program. This is a trans-disciplinary postdoctoral fellowship program of worldwide scope in partnership with several U.S. universities that represent traditional and non-traditional disciplines relevant to conservation science. Fellows will work with a Nature Conservancy mentor and a hosting senior scholar(s) at one of the partner […]

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Wuppertal Institute — Knowledge Exchanges for Renewable Energy

SEPS (Sustainable Energy Project Support) will fund knowledge exchanges that promote small-scale renewable energy. The countries considered for this call are those within the Caribbean, South and Central America, South Asia, and Southeast Asia.  The target groups of the knowledge exchanges are energy practitioners and organisations, together with other stakeholders, in the eligible priority regions. […]

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AXA Research Fund — Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships 2017

The AXA Research Fund supports research to help understand risk management and prevention, including risks related to natural disasters and climate change. The fellowships support post-doctoral research by applicants from registered institutions in eligible countries of Europe, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region. Fellowships are €130 thousand for up to two […]

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