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List of some Science and Technology Funding Agencies

There’s a profound joy when one stumbled upon a scientific or technological breakthrough but believe my lack of funds has led to the loss of quite a lot of investigation. As to this cause stated was one of the reasons those who greatly appreciate intelligence has come to intervene by funding science and technology discoveries.

Wellcome Trust:

Scheme: International Engagement Awards

The scheme is targeted at individuals who are involved in the fields stated below;

  • Biomedical science
  • Population health
  • Product development and applied research
  • Humanities and social science
  • Public engagement and creative industries.

Eligibility: Welcome Trust-funded researchers in low and middle-income countries for engagement with public and policymakers, strengthen capacity for public engagement in biomedical sciences and health research.

You can check out more details by visiting their official website.

Available at: https://www.wellcome.ac.uk/

DST:

Scheme: Utilization of the scientific expertise of retired Scientists

Eligibility:   Age Up to 67 years

Just as it was stated above it is mostly targeted at supporting scientists who have retired due to their ages, to enable them to maximize their potential even at that age.

You can check out more details on their official website.

Available at: http://indiabioscience.org/

List of some Science and Technology Funding Agencies

Human Frontier in Science Programme

Company of Biologist

Scheme: Scientific Meeting Grant

Eligibility: Organisers must have a Ph.D. and must be in the organizing group for the meeting. No nationality restrictions.

This is targeted at those that have obtained their Ph.D., as this is an advanced form of research aimed at maximizing the ability of Ph.D. holders without placing any restrictions based on nationality.

TWAS

 Scheme: International Scientific meetings

 Eligibility: Organiser must be from a developing country.

This was aimed at promoting creativity in developing countries who are not privileged to enjoy quality resources due to the state of their economy.

You can check out more details on their official website.

Available at: http://twas..org

Available at: http://www.hfsp.org

National Institute of Health

Scheme: Research Training and Career Development

This is targeted towards young people and aimed at giving them the required training when it comes to health issues.

Available at: https://researchtraining.nihi.gov/

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