Making science work for development
  • Your Research, for Global Good
  • Funding opportunities
  • What we do

Your Research, for Global Good

Visit our researcher hub for inspiration from world-leading scientists and the tools to use your skills and knowledge to tackle the world's greatest challenges.

Funding opportunities

Find the latest funding opportunities and an overview of the UK funding landscape to help your research ideas take flight.

What we do

We bring people together. We share knowledge. We promote opportunites. UKCDS ensures the best science is funded and used to benefit international development, as well as the UK

The UK Collaborative on Development Sciences brings together UK government departments and research funders to deliver effective development outcomes

Professor Duncan Wingham
  • UKCDS Chair
  • Chief Executive, Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

Updates

@UKCDS   on Twitter

#gcrf funding: Growing research capability to meet the challenges faced by developing countries, register by 25 Oct: https://t.co/8QYNJr4rAu
9 hours 43 min ago
Join the @research_uk #GCRF twitter chat. 2-3pm on Weds and ask qus about about ‘Growing Research Capability’ Call. https://t.co/Te1V5JxIc2
13 hours 22 min ago
DOST-Newton PhD Scholarship will support #Filipino researchers at UK institution. Apply by 10 Oct. https://t.co/YwgaIpzVY7 @BritishCouncil
17 hours 44 min ago
Looking for funding? This Africa London Nagasaki (ALN) MSc Scholarship could be for you! https://t.co/gCXh912DmZ Deadline for apps: 30 Sept
3 days 13 hours ago
Weekly #globaldev update including action on #AMR, World Social Science Report and @DFID_Research #funding. https://t.co/vPQxS1mMyB
3 days 14 hours ago
.@metoffice #funding with Brazil on modelling, forests and climate change. EOIs by 30 Sept. https://t.co/lU4nCcJbNE
3 days 17 hours ago
.@DFID_UK is seeking input on training for delivering early #childhood development at scale. 6 Oct #funding https://t.co/K7V5lVlNgd
4 days 9 hours ago
Can you advise on Social Development? ...if so, @DFID_UK have got the perfect job for you! Apply by 26 Sept https://t.co/DVtwYJ9qQR
4 days 13 hours ago
RT @wellcometrust: Our reaction to the UN's Declaration on drug-resistant infections: https://t.co/k2yfhYgyXF #UNGA #AntimicrobialResistanc
4 days 17 hours ago
Pathfinder & Proof of Concept Awards for Agri-Tech in China Newton Network+ open for application. 31 Oct #funding https://t.co/m2YKSjrqJa
4 days 17 hours ago
.@DFID_UK #funding for research on increasing resilience to climatic shocks for people with disabilities. 30 Sept. https://t.co/gcKeU8bbvL
5 days 9 hours ago
Apply to @mrc call for GCRF networks in vaccine R&D. Launch meeting and networking event on 14 October. https://t.co/qMbdWU2Kme
5 days 13 hours ago

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