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january2017

Cheng-Long Wetlands — International Environmental Art Project 2017

The Cheng-Long Wetlands are located in a rural area on the south-central coast of Taiwan. To call attention to the changing global environment, with a particular focus on conservation of the Cheng-Long Wetlands, artists from all countries are invited to send a proposal for a site-specific outdoor sculpture that will raise public awareness and enlist […]

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MIT Center for Collective Intelligence — Climate CoLab 2017

The MIT Climate CoLab organizes contests to solicit the world’s best ideas to prevent and adapt to climate change. Some contests pose social and political questions, while others focus on issues in science and technology.  Each year, the contest winners are invited to a conference at MIT’s campus in the USA, where a pool of […]

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Institute for Pacific Coral Reefs — Coral Reef Research in French Polynesia 2017

The IRCP offers four grants to young scientists for applied or fundamental research on coral reefs in French Polynesia.  The program invites applications from PhD and post-doctoral applicants of French and other nationalities, who are less than age 35.   IRCP will select at least one candidate from the South Pacific Island States. Grants are €4,500 […]

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Colorado State University — Training in Protected Areas Management 2017

Colorado State University, in collaboration with partner organizations in the USA, announces its annual one-month course in protected areas management to be held July-August 2017 in the western USA.  Participants are invited from Spanish and Portuguese-speaking countries, with emphasis on participants from Latin America.  The course will be given in Spanish. The university does not […]

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French Institute for Development Research — Support for International Research Teams 2017

The IRD announces funding to support multidisciplinary international teams (laboratoires mixtes internationaux, LMI) to undertake research that corresponds to IRD’s thematic priorities. These priorities include agronomy and biodiversity; bio-invasions and climate change; sustainable urban development; the ocean-climate interface; micro-biomes in agro-ecosystems; management of water resources; coastal and marine management; and others. Several themes have geographical […]

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Ocean Park Conservation Foundation — Wildlife Conservation in Asia 2017-2018

The Ocean Park Conservation Foundation solicits projects on threatened animal species in Asia. The Foundation supports conservation research and management, as well as community education and capacity building. Priority will be given to projects from eastern, southern, and Southeast Asia. Coastal countries connected to Asia, where funding is limited and with threatened wide-ranging Asian species, […]

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UNESCO Institute for Water Education — Masters Fellowships

Located in the Netherlands, UNESCO-IHE offers four accredited masters programmes in subjects of water resources, with a total of 17 specializations. The Institute collaborates with the Netherlands Fellowship Program (NFP) as a source of financial support. An NFP Fellowship (available in 51 developing countries) covers all costs associated with completing an 18-month MSc. at UNESCO-IHE. […]

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Association of Field Ornithologists — Bergstrom Grants for Avian Research in the Americas

The Association of Field Ornithologists (AFO) is dedicated to the scientific study and dissemination of information about birds in their natural habitats. The Alexander Bergstrom Memorial Research Awards support avian research in the U.S./Canada and Latin America. Grants are up to US$1,500.  Applicants and/or their primary research supervisors must be members of the AFO. Application […]

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10YFP Trust Fund — Sustainable Food Systems

The 10YFP Sustainable Food Systems Program aims to accelerate the shift towards more sustainable food systems in developing countries and countries with economies in transition. The program focuses on awareness raising, capacity development, facilitating access to knowledge and information, and strengthening partnerships all along the food value chain.  Preference is for projects that have complementary […]

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Indian National Academy of Sciences — India Science and Research Fellowships 2017

ISRF invites scientists from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, and Sri Lanka to pursue research collaboration in science and technology at research laboratories in India.  Fellowships ranging from 3-6 months cover airfare, accommodation, and contingency grants. The application deadline is 31 January 2017.  Link

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