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EIFI Grants for Students as Young Learners and Young Innovators, India

Young Learners (11-14 years) Individual projects will receive INR 11,000 while the group projects will get INR 20,000. Twenty grants will be given in this category. Individual projects should be innovative and practical ideas that help address the basic issues in Indian education and make the education system more responsive, interesting and relevant. You can take up any or all of the issues listed below or anything else that comes to your mind: * Lack of amenities – no drinking water, no proper school building, and inadequate teaching-learning infrastructure * Shortage of qualified, well-trained teachers * A rigid,…

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3rd Call for Exploratory Research Grants in Low-Income Countries, 2012

Grants will range in value from between £10,000 to £35,000 (value for money will be a guiding evaluation criterion). The grants are designed to provide financial support for the individuals undertaking the research and to cover reasonable associated costs that are directly related to the proposed research project. These grants will generally run for a duration of 12 months. -Grants will be awarded on an individual basis primarily to researchers from academia, the non-profit sector, think-tanks and research centres, etc. -Advanced stage PhD students may also apply – in which cases CEPR will request a letter from the…

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Dissertation Fieldwork Grants in Anthropology, 2012 USA

Dissertation Fieldwork Grants are awarded to aid doctoral or thesis research. The program contributes to the Foundation’s overall mission to support basic research in anthropology and to ensure that the discipline continues to be a source of vibrant and significant work that furthers our understanding of humanity’s cultural and biological origins, development, and variation. The Foundation supports research that demonstrates a clear link to anthropological theory and debates, and promises to make a solid contribution to advancing these ideas. There is no preference for any methodology, research location, or subfield. The Foundation particularly welcomes proposals that employ a…

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2012 Grants for Collaborative Research on Environment and Health, China

The collaborative grants program was started in 2008 to stimulate new research on environment and health in China that is directly linked to policy and practice, to encourage collaboration across disciplines, and to help develop a network of scholars working in this field. Each year 7-8 grants of $10-15,000 are given to Chinese institutes for projects that: -integrate environment or health perspectives into research currently focused on a single domain by sharing existing data or conducting limited additional data collection -develop a new focus on environment and health within the context of ongoing research on development –…

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Collaborative Research Grants Program, 2012 USA

The British Council and the Social Science Research Council are pleased to announce the launch of Our Shared Past, a collaborative grants program to encourage new approaches to world history curriculum and curricular content design in Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and North America. Our Shared Past is premised on the notion that many of the categories used to frame and teach world history—civilizations, nations, religions, and regions—occlude as much as they reveal. -Grants will be made to research teams or research centers on US university campuses, including, but not limited to, Title VI National Resource Centers….

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