International Funding

The George Washington University (GW) is committed to enhancing the global reach of its research. The information below may help you leverage current international partnerships or locate funding opportunities for international research.

International Research Partnerships

GW has established partnerships with institutions and organizations across the globe, including in Romania, Peru, Mauritius, Italy and India, among others. If you are interested in applying for international funding opportunities, we encourage you to learn more about GW's existing international partnerships.

Search for International Funding Opportunities

  • Newton’s List – Gateway to international research collaborations, sponsored by CRDF Global and the National Science Foundation.
  • PIVOT – Web-based resource providing tools for discovering research funding opportunities and collaborations (Sign up here using your GW email address to access the benefits of GW's institutional subscription to PIVOT.)

Travel and Travel-Related Support

The GW International Research Program supports original research and new collaborations by providing program funds (up to $5,000 for one year), which may be used for travel and travel-related living expenses only. Projects designed to generate new external funding, research strategies and collaborations will receive the highest priority. Active GW faculty/researchers can apply. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Managing International Research Projects

The Office of Sponsored Projects has collected some tips, considerations and guidance for investigators who are proposing and managing international research projects.

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