• The Academy of Finland offers a variety of funding opportunities for scientific research. 

  • The African Union Research Grant programme offers funding opportunities for science and technology research conducted in Africa contributing towards sustainable development.

  • CIMO supports many different programs from offering grants to students wishing to study and complete internships abroad to researchers seeking project funding. 
  • HEI-ICI is a funding instrument supported by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs Finland to support development cooperation initiatives between Finnish higher education institutes and partner institutes in developing countries.

  • IFS (International Foundation for Science) offers individual grant schemes for developing country scientists and holds research competitions.

  • Marie Curie Actions offers different funding opportunities for researchers in various stages of their careers.

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