ACS International Center™ Affiliates

Learn about the funding organizations behind the ACS International Center™.

Affiliates of the ACS International Center™ are institutions and organizations who have joined hands with the ACS to promote international exchange opportunities to those seeking to gain intellectual experience abroad.

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Mitacs is a national, not-for-profit organization that designs & delivers research and training programs in Canada. Working with 60 universities, thousands of companies, and both federal and provincial governments, Mitacs builds partnerships that support industrial and social innovation in Canada. Read more

Bilat logoBILAT USA 4.0 is an EU funded (Horizon 2020) project with the aim to support and further develop the EU-US Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation Cooperation by organizing workshops for researchers and innovators on funding opportunities as well as provide analysis on the state of EU-US STI cooperation.


EURAXESS is a networking tool for European and non-European researchers looking for a short or longer research stay in Europe.

Fulbright New Zealand offers a range of exchange awards for New Zealanders and Americans wanting to study, research, teach or present their work in each other’s country.


With over 10,000 members, NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the world's largest nonprofit association dedicated to international education. The association provides leadership to its diverse constituencies through establishing principles Read More

NL Agency is a division of the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs that supports sustainable joint initiatives in developing countries and emerging markets.

The American Friends of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation seeks to promote academic cooperation between top-notch scientists and scholars from abroad and from Germany.


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) works around the globe to provide information and financial support to over 67,000 highly-qualified students and faculty for international research and study.

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) is an independent public foundation with the mission to foster research and the scientific and technological development of the State of São Paulo, Brazil.

The Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (National Center for Scientific Research) is a public organization under the oversight of the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research.

The German Research Foundation (DFG) is the self-governing organisation for science and research in Germany.

The French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (Inserm) is a public scientific and technological institute which operates under the joint authority of the French Ministry of Health and Read More


The German Center for Research & Innovation (GCRI) was established by the Federal Minister of Education and Research as part of the mission is to strengthen transatlantic collaboration in science Read More

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is the core funding agency supporting scientific advancement in Japan

The Embassy of the Republic of Singapore in the United States is located in Washington, DC. The Embassy works to promote and expand Singapore's innovations in science and technology through Read More

The Luso-American Development Foundation is a private organization with the goal to contribute towards Portugal's development by providing financial and strategic support for innovative projects by fostering Portuguese-US cooperation.

The Boren Awards are administered by the The Institute of International Education (IIE), which provides funding of up to $20,000 for U.S. undergraduates and up to $30,000 for graduates to Read More


The Japan Science & Technology Agency (JST) is an organization that promotes integrally science, technology and innovation through its programs of strategic basic researches, tech-transfer, scientific information, and science education Read More


Along the Ruhr river lies Germany's largest academic district. ConRuhr USA (Consortium of the Ruhr-Area universities) is a non-profit office based in New York City established by the 3 Ruhr-area universities Read More


The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.  Read More


Contact Singapore actively links Singapore-based employers with professionals to support the growth of our key industries. The agency works with investors to realise their business and investment interests in Singapore, and provides answers to questions about every day life in Singapore.


The London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) is a 2-week residential event for the world’s leading young scientists aged 17-21 years old from more than 60 participating countries.


Partners of the Americas is an international grassroots network that connects volunteers, institutions and communities to each other to serve and to change lives.


The Embassy of Italy in the United States is located in Washington, DC and, among its many activities, facilitates exchange of scientific scholarship and talent between the US and Italy.

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The Embassy of France in the US is located in Washington, DC and facilitates scientific exchange programs enabling collaboration between topflight scientists.

China Environment Forum (CEF) is an initiative of the Wilson Center’s Global Sustainability and Resilience Program and focuses on exchanges that bring together U.S., Chinese, and other environmental policy experts to explore the most imperative environmental and sustainable development issues in China.

The United States – India Educational Foundation (USIEF) promotes mutual understanding between the nationals of India and the nationals of the US through the educational exchange of outstanding scholars, professionals and students. Since its inception, USIEF has awarded approximately 17,000 Fulbright, Fulbright-Nehru, and other prestigious grants and scholarships in almost every academic discipline.

The Inter-American Foundation was charged by Congress with the mission to channel development assistance directly to the organized poor in Latin America and the Caribbean by responding with grant support for the most creative ideas for self-help received from grassroots groups and nongovernmental organizations. 


The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the nation’s leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls. Since our founding in 1881, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political.


The Global Language Network (GLN) is a DC-based not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide resources for an international experience at minimal cost toward the ultimate goal of lifelong language learning within the United States and abroad.


Diversity Abroad is the leading organization which connects talented diverse and underrepresented students and graduates with internationally focused opportunities. Through its Network, Diversity Abroad also advises higher education institutions on ways to increase access to international programs and inclusive best practices in international education.

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The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is a fully-funded overseas language and cultural immersion program for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students administered by the American Council for International Education. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans mastering critical languages and building relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States. The CLS Program is a program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

The mission of the Institute for Broadening Participation is to increase diversity in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) workforce. Since 2003, IBP has connected underrepresented students with STEM funding and research opportunities and has provided faculty and administrators with tools and resources to help promote the positive factors that keep underrepresented students on the STEM pathway into successful STEM careers

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IREX is an independent, international, non-profit organization founded in 1968. To build a more just, prosperous, and inclusive world, IREX and its partners empower youth, cultivate leaders, strengthen institutions, and extend access to information and education. Read more to learn about how IREX works with researchers, scientists, students, teachers, and community leaders