External Grant Opportunities in the UAE
There is an increasing range of competitive research grants being offered within the UAE. Many ZU Faculty have already received external research grants - view the current list of grant recipients.
The following are details of some of the major organizations involved in funding UAE research projects.
International Grant Opportunities
Many international research grants are applicable to faculty working in the UAE.
- COS Funding Opportunities
- The Ford Foundation: Database of grants and foundations searchable by keyword and year
- Grants Web: Government funding and resources - the best source on the web for finding all funds available from local, state, federal and international governments
- Grants.gov: Fund administered by the US Department of Health and Human Services
- National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent US federal agency created, "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…"
- Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) aims to advance knowledge and education by providing support to researchers. Although QNRF actively seeks internationally recognized researchers, it is dedicated to funding research that meets the needs of Qatar.
- Peterson, Susan (2001) 'The Grantwriter’s Internet companion': a resource for educators and others seeking grants and funding. Thousand Oaks, C.: Corwin Press. AUH and DXB Library LC243.A1P48 2001
- Annual register of grant support 2009: A directory of funding sources (2008) Medford, NJ: Information Today Inc AUH Library AS911.A2 A56 2008