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Funding news for global health researchers September 28, 2020
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.
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NIH funding opportunities focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.
NIH funding opportunities for which foreign organizations, foreign components of U.S. organizations and/or other foreign components may apply.
- Understanding Evolutionary Dynamics of Influenza to Inform and Improve Vaccine Strain Selection
(R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-AI-20-055)
Application Receipt Date: February 11, 2021
- Investigation of the Transmission of Kaposi Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus (KSHV)
(R01 Clinical Trial Optional) (RFA-CA-20-046)
Application Receipt Dates: December 15, 2020; December 14, 2021
- BRAIN Initiative Fellows: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship
Application Receipt Dates: December 9, 2020; August 10, 2021, April 11, 2022, December 9, 2022
Note: An individual may request support for training abroad.
- Role of Myeloid Cells in Persistence and Eradication of HIV-1 Reservoirs from the Brain
(R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-MH-20-701) and
(R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-MH-20-702)
Application Receipt Date: January 8, 2021
Information related to opportunities from other organizations focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.
Research for Health in Humanitarian Crises (R2HC) program is accepting applications for research to improve health outcomes by strengthening the evidence base for public health interventions in humanitarian crises.
Application deadline: October 27, 2020
Global Forum on Bioethics in Research (GFBR) meeting, tentatively scheduled for June 8-9, 2021 in Toronto, Canada, is seeking participants, journalists and case studies on the theme “Ethical issues arising in research with people with mental health conditions.” If the meeting takes place in person, successful applicants from LMICs will receive an award to cover the cost of their travel, accommodation and single-entry visa.
Application deadline: November 4, 2020
WomenLift Health's Leadership Journey is accepting applications from mid-career women for its virtual March 2021 - March 2022 U.S. cohort.
Application deadline: November 13, 2020
NIH funding news that may be relevant to global health researchers.
- Reminder: NIH Natural Disaster Policy - Wildfires (NOT-OD-20-176)
Fulbright-Fogarty Fellows in Public Health
Application deadline: October 13, 2020
Global Infectious Disease Research Training
D71 application deadline: October 28, 2020
Emerging Global Leader Award
Application deadline: November 4, 2020
Global Brain Disorders Research
Application deadline: November 6, 2020
Reducing Stigma to Improve HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care in LMICs
Application deadline: November 12, 2020
Chronic, Noncommunicable Diseases and Disorders Research Training (NCD-Lifespan)
D43 application deadline: November 13, 2020
Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases Initiative (EEID)
Application deadline: November 18, 2020
Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa):
Research Training Program due date: November 24, 2020
Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications Research due date: December 1, 2020
Open Data Science Platform and Coordinating Center due date: December 3, 2020
Research Hubs non-AIDS application due date: December 8, 2020
Research Hubs AIDS application due date: February 8, 2021
HIV-associated Noncommunicable Diseases Research at LMIC Institutions
Application deadline: December 3, 2020
Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in LMICs
AIDS application deadline: December 3, 2020
Upcoming deadlines for all Fogarty funding opportunities