NIH Global Health Funding News - Week of July 24, 2017

On behalf of the Fogarty International Center at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), the following funding opportunities, notices and announcements may be of interest to those working in the field of global health research. Updates are typically distributed once a week.

Funding Opportunities

NIH funding opportunities focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.

  • Re-Competition of Global Network for Womens and Childrens Health Research (UG1) (RFA-HD-18-009)
    Application Receipt Date(s): November 27, 2017
  • Administrative Supplements for the U.S.-Japan Brain Research Cooperative Program (BRCP) - U.S. Entity (Admin Supplement) (PA-17-326)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): September 18, 2017; September 18, 2018; September 18, 2019

NIH funding opportunities for which foreign organizations, foreign components of U.S. organizations and/or other foreign components may apply.

  • BRAIN Initiative: New Concepts and Early-Stage Research for Large-Scale Recording and Modulation in the Nervous System (R21) (RFA-EY-17-002)
    Application Receipt Date(s): October 26, 2017
  • Tobacco Regulatory Science (R01) (RFA-OD-17-013) and (R21) (RFA-OD-17-014)
    Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2017, February 13, 2018, July 17, 2018, February 13, 2019
  • Central Neural Mechanisms of Age-Related Hearing Loss (R01) (RFA-AG-18-017)
    Application Receipt Date(s): November 8, 2017
  • Using Small Molecules and Molecular Genetics to Identify Novel Targets and Mechanisms Contributing to Tumor Immune Evasion (R01) (PA-17-330)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Standard dates apply
  • Discovery of Small Molecule Immunomodulators for Cancer Therapy (R01) (PAR-17-331)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Standard dates apply

Information related to opportunities from other organizations focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.

  • The Fellowship in Quality of Medical Products, offered by Georgetown University Medical Center and the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention Quality Institute (USP), will help address a serious global health threat: counterfeit and substandard drugs.
    Application due date: August 11, 2017
  • Research for Health in Humanitarian Crises Programme (R2HC) is accepting proposals for research to improve health outcomes by strengthening the evidence base for public health interventions in humanitarian crises.
    Application deadline: August 16, 2017
  • Scholarships from the HIV Research Trust target early- and mid-career health care professionals located in resource-limited settings working in the field of HIV infection.
    Application deadline: October 20, 2017
  • Visiting Advanced Joint Research (VAJRA) offers overseas scientists and academicians the opportunity to take up challenging research problems in India.
    Application deadline: Rolling

Funding News

NIH funding news that may be relevant to global health researchers.

  • Notice of Change to Key Dates for Global Brain and Nervous System Disorders Research Across the Lifespan (R01) (NOT-TW-17-007) and (R21) (NOT-TW-17-006)
  • HHS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program Contract Solicitation (PHS 2018-1) Now Available (NOT-OD-17-089)
  • Request for Information (RFI): Patient and Family Needs and Requirements to be Addressed by the Small Business Programs of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) (NOT-DA-17-049)
  • Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Programs to Increase Diversity among Individuals Engaged in Health Related Research (PRIDE) Summer Institutes (R25) (NOT-HL-17-527) and Coordinating Center (U24) (NOT-HL-17-528)
  • Notice of Change in the Expiration Date for PAR-14-268 International Research Collaboration on Alcohol and Alcoholism (U01) (NOT-AA-17-008)
  • Notice of Change to the Eligibility of Foreign Components in PA-17-112 Neuroscience Research on Drug Abuse (R21) (NOT-DA-17-042)

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