IAEA Technical Cooperation Funding
Steps for Applying for IAEA Course Funding
Financial support for in-person and virtual WNU courses is provided by the IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation through the IAEA Technical Cooperation Fund. Candidates must be from an IAEA member state and the IAEA must receive an official endorsement from the candidate's home country.
How to Apply
Step 1: Apply to the WNU Programme
Select programme of interest and click ‘Register.’ An external registration form will open in a new window. Please read the registration requirements carefully to ensure you have prepared all the relevant information and documents before starting your application. For a list of the required information, click here.
Once you have read the requirements, select ‘New Registration.’
Next, select ‘Candidate seeking IAEA funding.’
Complete the rest of the application form and submit it. Make sure to print a copy of your registration application for your records. Applicants will receive an email confirmation once they have successfully submitted their completed applications to WNU.
Applicants will hear back from WNU about the status of their application around one to two weeks after the application deadline closes. Please note: applicants may be asked to supply further information or participate in a video call with WNU supplement the decision-making process.
For Pre-Selected Applicants:
Applicants who are accepted by WNU will receive an email stating they have been pre-selected and provided with the relevant IAEA TC project and event numbers. Applicants who are unsuccessful will receive an email stating they have not been selected for the programme. Applicants who have been pre-selection may move on to the following steps:
Step 2: Apply to the IAEA through the InTouch+ Portal
Go to the IAEA's InTouch+ portal and sign in using your IAEA Nucleus username and password. If you don't have an IAEA Nucleus account, you must create a new profile.
Use the project and event numbers from WNU's pre-selection email (and included in the blue box below) to complete the application form and submit it directly to your National Liaison Officer (NLO).
For more information on submitting your application, endorsement and approval, etc., visit the InTouch+ Help Page or contact InTouchPlus.Contact-Point@iaea.org.
Deadline for NLO Nominations: 18 March
The NLO will review and indicate whether the candidate's application is endorsed by the national government to the IAEA. After receiving all of the endorsed applications from the NLOs, the IAEA will make a final selection. WNU will notify applicants of the final status of their applications after the IAEA makes a final decision.
For more information about the TC programme please visit the IAEA’s website.
Please contact the WNU coordinating center for any questions or concerns at WNU@world-nuclear.org.