Types of Fellowships Offered in Each Cycle
Open to Project Requests from all disciplines in each competition cycle.
The CADFP give preference to different thematic areas over three competition cycles. Though projects in thematic, priority areas will be given priority, many all-discipline fellowships will be awarded. Priority Fellowship Themes with corresponding application dates:
Fall 2017: October 1-December 8, 2017
- Health sciences and well‐being
- Climate change, resilience, and adaptation
Spring 2018: May 1-July 6, 2018
- Science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM)
- Sustainable cities and communities
Fall 2018: October 1-December 9, 2018
- Peace, social justice, equality, and security (including cyber security)
- Agriculture, industry, and innovation
Opportunity for program alumni to do another stay at their initial host institution. Alumni can also collaborate with new institutions.
With this type of fellowship, fellows can visit multiple institutions. Hosting institutions must collaborate on the Project Request. Project Requests are specifically encouraged that demonstrate a collaboration between established and newer universities. Collaborations between universities and research organizations are also an option with the multi-institutional Fellowship. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan to apply for the multi-institutional fellowship.
Two or more fellows collaborate on a single project. Please contact email@example.com if you plan to apply for this type of fellowship.
Workshop Facilitation Grants
Fund provides the diaspora scholar the opportunity to facilitate a workshop. More details are forthcoming. If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.