FUNDING FOR THIRD WORLD RESEARCH
The following is a sampling of programs specifically designed to support research in developing countries.
U.S. Agency for International Development Program in Science and Technology Cooperation (PSTC)
Office of the Science Adviser Room 320 SA-18 320 21st St., N.W. Washington, D.C. 20523-1818 (703) 875-4444
National Science Foundation Science in Developing Countries Program Division of International Programs Washington, D.C. 20550 (202) 357-9537
Note: The program also offers short-term funding to scientists who want to make a pilot visit to a country to plan future research.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
International Collaboration in Infectious Diseases
Research Program Parasitology and Tropical Disease Branch Westwood Building Room 737 5333 Westbard Ave. Bethesda, Md. 20892 (301) 496-2544
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Collaborative International Research Program Office of International Cooperation and Development Room 0324 South Building Washington, D.C. 20250-4300 (202) 245-5722
Council for International Exchange of Scholars Fulbright Scholar Program 3007 Tilden St., N.W. Suite 5M Washington, D.C. 20008-3009 (202) 686-7866
National Institutes of Health Senior International Fellowship Program Fogarty International Center International Research and Awards Branch Building 31 Room B2C21 Bethesda, Md. 20892 (301) 496-1653
Note: The Fogarty International Center publishes a Directory of International Grants and Fellowships in the Health Sciences.
Edna McConnell Clark Foundation Program for Tropical Disease Research 250 Park Ave. New York, N.Y. 10017 (212) 986-7050