Academics

Resources

Possible Funding Sources for Faculty, Students & Staff 

The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF)
http://www.amscan.org

ASF is the leading cultural and educational link between the U.S. and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. An American nonprofit organization, the ASF works to build international understanding with an extensive program of fellowships, grants, intern/trainee sponsorship, publishing and membership offerings between the U.S. and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. An American nonprofit organization, the ASF works to build international understanding with an extensive program of fellowships, grants, intern/trainee sponsorship, publishing and membership offerings.

Programs available:

  1. Awards for Study in Scandinavia for Americans to study and conduct research in Scandinavian countries;
  2. Awards for Scandinavians for to study and conduct research in the US; and
  3. Visiting Lectureships for American Universities to host Norwegian or Swedish Lectures.

The Carnegie Corporation of New York
https://www.carnegie.org/programs/special-projects/
(Supports projects related to development of a global community in an age when both isolationism and nationalism seem to be fostering a fractured view of the world.)

The Fulbright Program
http://fulbright.state.gov

German Academic Exchange Services (DADD)
http://www.daad.org

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
http://www.hacu.net/hacu/Study_Abroad.asp?SnID=120428960  

International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)
http://www.irex.org

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
http://www.macfound.org
(Supports projects in the areas of Human and Community Development; Global Security and Sustainability, etc.) 

National Security Education Program (NSEP) Boren Awards
http://www.borenawards.org

Office of International Science & Engineering (OISE)
http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=12815&WT.mc_id=USNSF_39

“OISE can support workshops that may immediately precede or follow a larger-scale conference when they add an international dimension that is focused on building research collaboration.”

The Rockefeller Foundation
http://www.rockefellerfoundation.org
(Supports various projects with global inclusion) 

The Spencer Foundation
http://www.spencer.org
(Supports research projects focus on new knowledge about education in the United States or abroad.) 

UNESCO Fellowships
http://portal.unesco.org/en/ev.php-URL_ID=7972&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
http://portal.unesco.org

United States Institute of Peace (USIP)
http://www.usip.org

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
http://www.usaid.gov

U.S. Department of State (USDS)
http://exchanges.state.gov

The W.K Kellogg Foundation
http://www.wkkf.org/Default.aspx?LanguageID=0
(Supports projects in the areas of Health, Food Systems and Rural Development, Youth and Education/Higher Education, Philanthropy and Volunteerism, Cross Programming Work: Devolution, Southern Africa, and Latin America.)

International Organizations

Association of African Universities (AAU)
http://www.aau.org

Association of American International Colleges and Universities (AAICU)
http://www.aaicu.org/aaicu/Pages/index.aspx

Association of American College and University programs in Italy (AACUPI)
http://www.aacupi.org/home-frameset.htm

Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA)
http://www.aieaworld.org/index.php

Australian Education International’s searchable web database of research relevant to international education
https://aei.gov.au/research/pages/aei-data-and-research.aspx

China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE)
http://www.ceaie.edu.cn/

Council on International Education Exchange (CIEE)
http://www.ciee.org/

Database of Research on International Education.
http://www.idp.com/research/database_of_research.aspx

European University Institute (EUI)
http://www.iue.it

Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA)
http://www.theifsafoundation.org

International Association of Universities (IAU)
http://www.unesco.org/iau/index.html

Center for International Higher Education (CIHE)
http://www.bc.edu/research/cihe.html

National Association of International Educators
http://www.nafsa.org

Student and Exchange Visitor Program
http://www.ice.gov/sevis

Transnational Education Project and Recommendations
http://www.crue.org/SitePages/Inicio.aspx

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
http://portal.unesco.org

United Nations University (UNU)
http://unu.edu/unu.html

Universities Canada
http://www.univcan.ca/