Funding & Grants

Round Two: Conference Travel Grant for Scientists, Technicians, and Engineers who specialize in the CBRNE sector

Submission Deadline

Monday, November 06 2023


Monday, September 04 2023


CRDF Global on behalf of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation Office of Cooperative Threat Reduction (ISN/CTR) is pleased to announce a grant opportunity to support scientists, technicians, and engineers (STEs) to attend and present at national and international conferences. There is a competitive competition for a limited number of travel support grants of up to $1,500 available for successful applicants. The Fall 2023 application period covers travel occurring between September 1, 2023, and December 31, 2023. The application will close after receiving the first 50 applications on November 6, 2023.

Successful applications must have a clearly defined purpose including justification and benefits for the applicant’s progression in scientific research and/or career development.


  • Individuals with strong past performance conducting research, training, and other activities in CBRNE are eligible to apply.
  • Grant recipients must be Ukrainian nationals

Application Materials

  • Completed Application
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Details of Conference
  • Detailed Cost Breakdown
  • Acceptance letter for paper/poster presentation and abstract (if applicable)
  • Clearly defined Statement of Purpose including justification and benefits for applicant’s progress towards professional growth (maximum two pages)

How to Apply:

By emailing all documents to Tetiana Holovata / Mariia Krasnoshchok at

Disclaimer: CRDF Global may provide grants to selected individuals only if the funds are readily available to CRDF Global and provided by the funder. Shall any related project within CRDF Global be terminated, withheld or delayed, CRDF Global reserves the right to postpone or terminate grants issuance.