(NEW) JSPS–UNU Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme for study in Japan. Areas: Water and Resource Management; Innovation and Education; Biodiversity and Society; Strategic Programme Deadline: 21 February 2021

Zukunftskolleg Konnect Fellowships, University of Konstanz Deadline: 24 February 2021

Global Grand Challenges – Smart Farming Innovations for Small-Scale Producers Deadline: 25 February 2021

Research in Danida priority countries 2021 Deadline: 26 February 2021

Danida Grants for research collaboration projects in selected growth countries Deadline: 26 February 2021

One Planet Fellowship 2021 Deadline: 28 February 2021

Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards Deadline: 28 February 2021

The Arrell Global Food Innovation Awards Deadline: 28 February 2021

(NEW) Bayer Foundation Women Empowerment Award Deadline: 28 February 2021

(NEW)FSNet-Africa fellowship call for fellows and mentors Deadline: 1 March 2021

Postdoctoral research position ICTP Earth System Physics section to apply AI to combat malaria Deadline: 1 March 2021

Ideas Matter Doctoral Fellowship by West African Research Association and Mastercard Deadline: 1 March 2021

Alexander von Humboldt International Climate Protection Fellowship Deadline: 1 March 2021

IDB-KAUST Joint PhD Scholarship Program Deadline: 1 March 2021

(NEW)AFD-GDN Biodiversity & Development Awards Deadline: 7 March 2021

The Royal Academy of Engineering Industrial Fellowships Deadline: 8 March 2021

Deutsche Telecom Women’s STEM Award Deadline: 14 March 2021

(NEW) Eisenhower Fellowships 2021 Africa Program for regional leaders fighting climate change Deadline: 15 March 2021

Shift Prize for Transformative Agroecological Research for Development Deadline: 15 March 2021

The Olam Prize for Innovation in Food Security Deadline: 15 March 2021

2021 UNESCO-Russia Mendeleev International Prize in the Basic Sciences Deadline: 15 March 2021

Wellcome Trust Collaborative Awards in Science Deadline 16 March 2021

Research call: One Health interventions to prevent or reduce the development and transmission of AMR Deadline: 16 March 2021

(NEW) Sida and IDRC Call for Expression of Interest to establish or expand Multi-disciplinary AI4D labs in Africa in public universities Deadline: 19 March 2021

International Innovation Award for Sustainable Food and Agriculture Deadline: 19 March 2021

British Ecological Society Research Grant for Ecologists in Africa Deadline: 19 March 2021

Nature Research Awards for Driving Global Impact Deadline: 21 March 2021

Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers (Japan Award) 2021 Deadline: 22 March 2021

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Young Talents – Sub-Saharan Africa program Deadline: 29 March 2021

Future Food Fellowship for postdoctoral researchers – A Swiss Research Initiative launched by ETH Zurich and EPFL Deadline: 31 March 2021

UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea International Prize for Research in the Life Sciences Deadline: 31 March 2021

ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Fellowship Programmes, PhD and Postdoctoral awards Deadline: 31 March 2021

Volkswagen Stiftung Freigeist Fellowships Deadline: 1 April 2021

TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences (Individuals) Deadline: 14 April 2021

TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences (Groups) Deadline: 14 April 2021

OWSD PhD Fellowships  Deadline: 15 April 2021

IMU – Simons African Fellowship Program Deadline: 15 April 2021

3rd cycle of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award Deadline: 30 April 2021

World Food Prize 2022 Deadline: 1 May 2021

Zayed Sustainability Prize Deadline: 6 May 2021

Einstein Fellowship Deadline: 15 May 2021

Africa Food Prize 2021 Deadline: 25 May 2021

Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) – PhD Deadline: 1 June 2021

The Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application Deadline: 15 June 2021

GBIF Young Researchers Award Deadline: 21 June 2021

SPIRIT – Swiss Programme for International Research by Scientific Investigation Teams Deadline: 2 November 2021

(NEW)NRF One Call for Proposals 2021/2022 Deadline: varies by programme as detailed in the general application guide here

Seeding Labs Instrumental Access

Mobility grants for research stays at Danish universities and other research institutions – open until 2020 funds exhausted