HUC Institutional and Individual Grants 2017-2018

Call for Applications

The HUC Secretariat announces an open Call for Applications for Institutional and Individual Grants 2017-2018, as parts of the World Bank grant made to ICIMOD for HUC, aiming at strengthening partnerships of research institutions in the HKH region working on issues of significance to regional water resource management.  The Project consists of two broad components, namely strengthening the partnership of HUC member research institutions and enhancing the capacity for collaborative research in the region.

Institutional and individual grant proposals are expected to focus on the trans-boundary, or comparative, and/or multi-disciplinary aspects of one or more of the following areas: 

  • Water resource studies (monsoons, snow cover, permafrost, glacial lakes, wetlands, springshed, ground water, city/urban water, etc.) 
  • Climate change impact on water resources 
  • Water resource management 
  • Disaster and risk management 
  • Water, food, and energy security 
  • Upstream-downstream linkages and policy implication

The original deadline for institutional grant application, 05 May 2017, is now extended to 15 May 2017.

Individual applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, ending 30 September 2017.

Details can be download from HERE