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Safety, security, and sustainability through science, innovation, and collaboration.

Global Impact

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Fellowships & Funding Opportunities

In collaboration with our partners, CRDF Global occasionally hosts funding competitions and fellowship programs with the goal of advancing research, innovation, and security around the globe.

Opportunities Include:

  • Research grants
  • Fellowships
  • Business plan competitions
  • Technical trainings
  • Laboratory upgrades
  • Travel support to attend professional conferences
The idea of being able to make contributions to my home country and to the world on these topics excites me so much"
— Fadime Özge Özkan | Nuclear Engineer and Research Assistant at Istanbul Technical University,


CRDF Global Opens Central Asia Regional Office in Almaty, Kazakhstan

December 2021 – With a growing number of projects supporting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the US Department of State, and other funders, CRDF Global has reopened its Central Asia Regional Office in Almaty, Kazakhstan.  From 2007 to 2016,...

Food Security: CRDF Global Awarded USAID Farmer-to-Farmer Project in Ukraine

CRDF Global announced today that it has been awarded a Agriculture Volunteer Opportunity Program subaward administered by Partners of the Americas under the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter...

CRDF Global Celebrates Signing of Ukraine Critical Infrastructure Protection Legislation

(Kyiv, Ukraine) – On December 9, 2021, CRDF Global, in partnership with the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, convened a webinar “Exploring Ukraine's Critical Infrastructure Protection Development.” Several of the speakers had a significant...

Advancement and Inclusion of Women in Science and Security

CRDF Global promotes the active involvement and leadership of women in STEM and CBRN security fields. “Breaking Barriers: Best Practices for the Advancement and Inclusion of Women in STEMM and National Security” is a resource we have created to provide all organizations with steps they can implement to foster more inclusive and diverse work environments.

This often ignored or silenced demographic holds the key to untold innovations"
— Camille Stewart | Cyber Security Policy at Google,


We believe today's challenges require global solutions. Join us.

We are committed to:

  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Collaboration
  • Effective Communication
People here are always willing to help and back you up if you’re having a challenging day"
— Najati Al Huneidi | Senior Project Lead, Biosecurity