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Funding news for global health researchers October 19, 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.
NIH funding opportunities focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.
- Support for applicants to the NIH Common Fund's new
Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa) program:
Innovations in Health Metrics Sciences: Measuring, Mapping, and Monitoring Morbidity and Mortality at the Regional, National, and Local Levels in Africa, the final session in the DS-I Africa Virtual Symposium Platform State of Data Science Series
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 9 am EDT/4 pm EAT
Advance registration for the DS-I Africa Virtual Symposium Platform required to join the live event. All sessions are recorded and posted after each event.
- Virtual workshop:
Sustaining global capacity for implementation research for health in low- and middle-income countries
sponsored by NIH's National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI
November 2 - 18, 2020
Registration coming soon. Early-stage investigators can apply to present innovative, feasible and sustainable research capacity building models that address the challenges and opportunities in implementation research for heart, lung, blood and sleep disorders by October 23, 2020.
- Virtual: Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health, co-sponsored by AcademyHealth and NIH
December 15-17, 2020
applications for scholarships for individuals from low- and middle-income countries by November 6, 2020.
NIH funding opportunities for which foreign organizations, foreign components of U.S. organizations and/or other foreign components may apply.
- Discovery of Cell-based Chemical Probes for Novel Brain Targets
(R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PAR-21-028) and Discovery of in vivo Chemical Probes for the Nervous System
(R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PAR-21-029)
Application Receipt Dates: Standard dates apply
- NINDS Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for Training of Postdoctoral Fellows
(F32 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PAR-21-032)
Application Receipt Dates: February 11, 2021, June 9, 2021, October 14, 2021, and more
- New Cohorts for Environmental Exposures and Cancer Risk (CEECR) Coordinating Center
(U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-CA-20-050)
Application Receipt Date: January 29, 2021
Reviewers will assess whether the project presents special opportunities for furthering research programs through the use of unusual talent, resources, populations or environmental conditions that exist in other countries and either are not readily available in the United States or augment existing U.S. resources.
- Collaborative Approaches to Engineer Biology for Cancer Applications
(U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-CA-20-054)
Application Receipt Date(s): January 15, 2021
- Utilizing In Vitro Functional Genomics Advances for Gene-Environment (G x E) Discovery and Validation
(R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-ES-20-018)
Application Receipt Date(s): February 1, 2021
NIH Parent Announcements for unsolicited or investigator-initiated applications:
Information related to opportunities from other organizations focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.
NIH funding news that may be relevant to global health researchers.
- Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for HEAL Initiative: Optimizing Multi-Component Service Delivery Interventions for People with Opioid Use Disorder, Co-Occurring Conditions, and/or Suicide Risk (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) (NOT-MH-21-005)
- Notice of Policy Revision: Managing Conflicts of Interest for Requests for Applications (RFAs) (NOT-OD-21-005)
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