When is the application due?
The deadline is 11:pm CST, August 6, 2021. Late proposals will not be considered.
Can I submit more than one proposal?
You may submit more than one proposal.
Who is eligible?
International individuals and organizations are eligible as are students, scientists, and institutions. Students are required to provide faculty advisor approval; the advisor should be a co-investigator on the application and must accept the responsibility of project completion and reporting.
What about overhead costs?
IEF does not provide funds for overhead or indirect costs, non-itemized miscellaneous expenses, contingency funds, currency exchange, or wire/banking fees.
What size grants do you entertain?
Requests of $10,000 or less are preferred but larger amounts will be considered.
Do you support multi-year proposals?
For this grant program funding will only be awarded for the current grant year cycle with no guarantee of funding for future years. The application must be resubmitted annually and demonstrate project progress before each additional year of support. Reports also will be required prior to the award and distribution of funds for subsequent years.