Need support in finding and applying for funding? TU Delft | Global Initiative has a few small funds to catalyse science and technology for global development. We also select all other relevant opportunities for external funding, and we can assist with your application.

Delft Global Funds

Delft Global | Staff Exchange fund

Fund to promote and strengthen cooperation between researchers of the TU Delft and researchers of universities in developing countries. It provides the opportunity to apply for a grant for staff exchange (a visit of a foreign researcher to TU Delft or a visit of a Delft researcher to a university in a developing country).

More information: Description & Application form

No deadline: a proposal can be submitted at any time

Delft Global Implementation Support Call

To support the development of ideas resulted from needs analyses, knowledge exchange, research and co-creation, further into viable prototypes, we now start the Delft Global Development Support Call.

More information: Description & Application form

Applications can be submitted throughout the year, until November 30 at the latest

Delft Global | Writing Support

Writing Support is an instrument to support researchers who are planning to apply for a large research project or program in the field of global development research. The instrument co-finances the costs for writing support.

More information: Description

Other Funds

Research Professional | TU Delft Global Initiative

In the Research Professional portal, you can find all up-to-date funding calls related to TU Delft | Global Initiative programmes and research themes. 

If you want more information on the Research Professional portal or have questions, please reach out to 

If you seek funding, you can reach out to one of the TU Delft | Global Initiative Programme Developers. You can see a list of our programme developers and their specific domains here

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