Chemical Security Professional Development Grants (CSPDGs)

CSP has previously accepted grant applications from the following countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Mali, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Somalia, Tunisia, Turkey, and Yemen. If you are uncertain of your eligibility for a grant, please contact

Please contact CRDF Global at for any grants-related questions or to submit completed grants applications.

The Chemical Security Program (CSP) Professional Development grants provide short-term travel support to chemical scientists, engineers, technicians, and project managers to attend conferences and seminars around the world for career enhancement and/or to network with other scientists, industry and academic organizations with the intent of developing collaborative projects and/or new research opportunities that improve chemical security.

If you are interested in applying for a CSPDG to fund your professional development endeavor related to chemical security, please send an email to to request an application form.

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