Funding News - Week of October 23, 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 and FDA funding opportunities focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.

  • Building Research Capacity in Global Tobacco Product Regulation Program (U18) (RFA-FD-18-003)
    from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    Application Receipt Date(s): December 18, 2017
  • Prevention and Treatment through a Comprehensive Care Continuum for HIV-affected Adolescents in Resource Constrained Settings (PATC3H) (UG3/UH3) (RFA-HD-18-032)
    Application Receipt Date(s): December 22, 2017
  • Long- and short-term Research fellowships in Japan for U.S. postdoctoral students from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
    Application deadline: January 31, 2018

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

  • Maintaining Immunity After Immunization (U01) (RFA-AI-17-034)
    Application Receipt Date(s): February 21, 2018,
  • Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials Targeting Diseases within the Mission of NIDDK (R01) (PA-18-330)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Standard dates apply
    Note: Foreign applications are permitted but must reflect special opportunities.

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

  • Funding: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has joined with several U.S. Government supported agencies to support Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER). Administered by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS), PEER is a competitive grants program that invites scientists in developing countries, partnered with USG-supported collaborators, to apply for funds to support research and capacity-building activities on topics with strong potential development impacts. This round includes an open call for proposals from 65 eligible countries on a wide range of development-related fields, as well as regional and country-specific calls.
    Pre-proposal deadline: January 12, 2018
  • Educational opportunity: The Master of Science in Global Health at the Duke Global Health Institute, conferred by the Duke University Graduate School, emphasizes interdisciplinary approaches, research methods, and a mentored, field-based research experience, typically completed over 1.5 to 2 years.
    Admission deadlines: Priority January 31, 2018, Final March 1, 2018

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