Funding Opportunities



Healthcare Infection Society Travel Grants
The sponsor provides travel grants, which are primarily intended to enable trainees to attend meetings of educational benefit, particularly if research is to be presented. They may also be use to support visitors from overseas (eg. developing countries) who wish to undertake an attachment in the UK. Deadline(s): Ongoing

Gates (Bill and Melinda) Foundation Global Health Program
The Foundation provides funding to ensure that their work in nutrition impacts many of the heath issues and is central to their success in helping all people lead healthy, productive lives. Deadline(s): Ongoing

Gates (Bill and Melinda) Foundation Nutrition Grants
The sponsor's Global Health Division aims to harness advances in science and technology to save lives in developing countries. Deadline(s): Ongoing

MAP International International Medical Fellowship
The MAP International Missions Fellowship encourages experienced professionals to become involved in global health issues through service/learning opportunities that provide firsthand exposure to the health, social and cultural characteristics of a developing world community within a Christian context. Deadline(s): Ongoing

Bolsas de Pos-Doc/Fiocruz Visiting Professor Program
The Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz; www.fiocruz.br), an institution affiliated to the Brazilian Ministry of Health, is building the Center for Technological Development in Health. To mobilize and strengthen the human resources needed, Fiocruz and CAPES (an agency of the Ministry of Education) have dedicated fellowships for PhD's to collaborate with the CDTS. Deadline(s): Ongoing

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Prevention Innovation Program (PIP) (R01)
(NIAID) invites applications for non-vaccine biomedical prevention (nBP) research. The PIP is intended to support high-risk/innovative research and development efforts to establish and maintain a sustainable pipeline for the prevention of HIV acquisition/transmission. Deadline(s): 07/10/2014

Center for Global Health/CDC/DHHS Public Health Systems Capacity Building in India
The Global Disease Detection Regional Center in India is seeking a cooperative agreement with a governmental agency within the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of the Republic of India to continue the cooperation between India and the U.S. in public health systems capacity building. Both Parties will provide opportunities to exchange ideas, information, skills, and techniques, and collaborate on problems that affect the public health of the country. Deadline(s): 07/17/2014

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Gorgas Memorial Institute Research Award
: The Gorgas Memorial Institute Research Award program is intended to allow young scientists within this region the opportunity to acquirenew techniques or develop new approaches for the study and control of tropical diseases, and to establish new scientific linkages for the purpose of initiating cooperative studies and programs. Deadline(s): 07/23/2014

Fogarty International Center/NIH/DHHS Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program (D43)
The application should propose a collaborative research training program that will strengthen the capacity of an LMIC institution to conduct infectious disease (excluding HIV/AIDS and select agents). FIC will support research-training programs that focus on major endemic or life-threatening emerging infectious diseases, neglected tropical diseases, infections that frequently occur as co-infections in HIV infected individuals or infections associated with non-communicable disease conditions of public health importance in LMICs. Deadline(s): 07/29/2014

Council for International Exchange of Scholars Fulbright Program - Africa - Botswana - HIV/AIDS
The sponsor provides a teaching/research award at the University of Botswana, Department of the scholar's specialization or the Center for the Study of HIV and AIDS, Gaborone. Deadline(s): 08/01/2014

Council for International Exchange of Scholars Fulbright Programs - Africa - South Africa - Science and Technology, Public Health and Health Sciences
The sponsor provides teaching, teaching/research, or research awards in Science and Technology, Public Health, and Health Sciences at any of the 23 universities or technical universities in the new higher education structure. Deadline(s): 08/01/2014

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Burroughs Wellcome Fund/ASTMH Postdoctoral Fellowship in Tropical Infectious Diseases
The ASTMH provides fellowships to support career development of physician/scientists focused on infectious diseases of the developing world. Deadline(s): 08/20/2014

Infectious Disease Fellowship Maine Medical Center
The Infectious Disease consultation service (500 to 800 consults per year), encompasses a wide array of infections that include the complications of bone marrow and renal transplantation, HIV, surgical specialties and diseases of international refugees and travelers. Deadline(s): 9/30/2014

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists
The Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS) is a program that provides $700,000 awards over five years for physician-scientists, who are committed to an academic career, to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service. Deadline(s): 10/01/2014

BD Biosciences Research Grants - Immunology Grants
BD Biosciences immunology research grants provide vital funding to scientists pursuing innovative ideas that advance the scientific understanding of disease. Deadline(s): 10/31/2014

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