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

Global Impact

Years of service
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Funding Opportunities

In collaboration with our partners, CRDF Global occasionally hosts funding competitions 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 Deputy Program Manager Mykhailo Verych Awarded Prestigious Medal by National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine

We are excited to announce that Mykhailo ‘Misha’ Verych has been awarded with a Distinction of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) medal by Serhii Demidiuk, Deputy Secretary of NSDC and Oleksiy Danilov, General Secretary of NSDC.  This...

Laura Mason Named 2021 Rodney Nichols Fellow to Focus on Agriculture Sustainability in Senegal

CRDF Global is excited to announce Laura Mason as the 2021 Rodney Nichols Science and Technology Innovation Fellow. This 6-month fellowship program supports U.S. scientists engaging in international efforts within the field of science and technology. Mason,...

President Kenneth Myers Reelected to Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Consortium Board

CRDF Global is proud to announce the reelection of Ken Myers to the Executive Board of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) Consortium.  Myers will serve as a Large Business/Nonprofit representative for a term of 3 years.  “I am honored to have...


Building Your Compliance Toolbox: Latest Updates for Financial Institutions & Their Role in Countering WMD Proliferation Financing

As virtual currencies and online banking have taken off in the 21st century, so have the opportunities for sanctioned actors to launder money through virtual heists and obscuring their identity online.

Jim Banaski, Senior Technical Advisor for CRDF Global's Global Health division, in Tashkent for the launch of the Public Health Emergency Operations Center.

CRDF Global helps launch Uzbekistan Public Health Emergency Operations Center

On June 16th, 2021, CRDF Global partnered with Integral Global Health to launch the Public Health Emergency Operations Center (PHEOC), a first-of-its-kind unit within Uzbekistan’s Min

Promoting Safe & Secure Nuclear Energy: A Thought Leadership Event With Ambassador Laura Holgate

On June 8, CRDF Global hosted a Thought Leadership Series event titled “Promoting Safe and Secure Nuclear Energy: Nuclear Security Priorities in the Next 5 Years” featuring a conversa

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