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

Global Impact

Years of service
Program participants
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In awards and programs
Countries engaged

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
This grant allowed me to be a first-time principal investigator."
— Dr. Mazvita Sengayi | National Health Laboratory Service in South Africa,


CTR Biosciences Fellowship Program 2020-2021

The CTR Biosciences Fellowship Program (CBFP) welcomes applications from early to mid-career biological scientists working in government ministries, government-operated biological science laboratories, and/or research and diagnostic facilities with experience...

Navigating CAATSA (Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act): Russian Arms Sales and Sanctions Compliance

CRDF Global invites you to join the RAND Corporation for a conference on Thursday, November 21, 2019 entitled Navigating CAATSA (Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act) Section 231 –Russian Arms Sales and Sanctions Compliance. The Russian...

Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) on July 17 by the WHO. Daily developments including the spread to Goma and a confirmed case in Uganda led...


Getting Entrepreneurial – Lessons Learned and Done

There is a popular phrase in China that says seeing once is better than hearing one hundred times. Similarly, in the U.S., people believe doing is by far better than seeing.

Tips for Emerging Women Leaders from the 6th Annual Turkish American Youth Leadership Conference

I recently spoke at the 6th Annual Turkish American Youth Leadership Conference, organized by the Turkish Coalition of America on career development and women’s leadership in traditionally male-dominates fields such as security and politics.

The Importance of One Health in Combatting New and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases

CRDF Global has been fortunate to have outstanding board members throughout its 24-year history.  Dr.


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

We are committed to:

  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Collaboration
  • Effective Communication
I come every day excited to learn something new and I leave work with a sense of accomplishment."
— Janna Van der Hoven | Project Associate, Biosecurity