When is the application due?
The deadline is September 7, 2020. Late proposals cannot be considered out of fairness to others.
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?
It is established policy that IEF does not provide miscellaneous expenses, contingency funds or indirect costs (overhead costs) to the recipients of any IEF funded grant or contract.
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?
Funding will only be awarded for 2021 with no guarantee of funding for future years. The application must be resubmitted annually demonstrating project progress before each additional year of support. Reports also will be required prior to award and distribution of funds for subsequent years.