Funding and Fellowship Opportunities

Gates (Bill and Melinda) Foundation Global Health Program
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation's Global Health Division aims to harness advances in science and technology to save lives in developing countries. They work with partners to deliver proven tools including vaccines, drugs, and diagnostics as well as discover pathbreaking new solutions that are affordable and reliable. Equally important is innovation in how they bring health interventions to those who need them most. They invest heavily in vaccines to prevent infectious diseases including HIV, polio, and malaria and support the development of integrated health solutions for family planning, nutrition, and maternal and child health. Deadline(s): Ongoing

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grants
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has multiple grant opportunities available.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Challenges
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has multiple challenge opportunities available.

ASTMH Benjamin H. Kean Travel Fellowship in Tropical Medicine
The Benjamin H. Kean Travel Fellowship in Tropical Medicine is awarded annually to support medical students involved in clinical or research electives in tropical areas. The Fellowship is designed to encourage young people to continue their work in tropical medicine and hygiene and recognize their achievements so far. Deadline(s): 02/16

Fogarty International Center/NIH/DHHS Global Noncommunicable Diseases and Injury Across the Lifespan: Exploratory Research (R21)
National Institutes of Health (NIH) and its participating Institutes and Centers invite applications for planning, design and initial pilots for locally relevant and catalytic research on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) or injury in low and middle-income countries (LMICs). Research addressing multiple NCDs and their risk factors and research addressing NCDs as comorbidities for/with infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS is encouraged. Deadline(s): 02/24/16

American Medical Association Foundation Excellence in Medicine Awards - Dr. Nathan Davis International Award in Medicine
The Dr. Nathan Davis International Award in Medicine recognizes physicians whose influence reach the international patient population and change the future of their medical care. Deadline(s): 02/26/16

Center for Global Health/CDC/DHHS Conducting Public Health Research in Kenya (U01)
CDC invites applications to conduct and monitor epidemiologic, clinical, and laboratory based studies of important human diseases in Kenya including but not limited to emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases; sexually-transmitted, zoonotic, vector, respiratory, hepatic and gastro-enteric diseases; acute febrile illness; epidemic-prone diseases, and vaccine-preventable diseases. Also included are environmental health issues, neglected tropical diseases, maternal and child health, non-communicable diseases, birth defects and developmental disabilities, bio-safety, and injury control and prevention. Deadline: 02/26/16

ASTMH Robert E. Shope International Fellowship in Infectious Diseases
Deadline(s): 05/16

ASTMH Centennial Travel Award in Basic Science Tropical Disease Research
Deadline(s): 06/16

Fogarty International Center/NIH/DHHS Planning Grant for Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program (D71)
Fogarty International Center (FIC) invites applications for new planning grant applications for the Global Infectious Disease (GID) Research Training Program from applicants at low- and middle-income research institutions (LMICs). The application should propose plans to develop a collaborative research training program with a U.S. institution that will strengthen the capacity of the applicant institution to conduct infectious disease (excluding HIV/AIDS and select agents) research. Deadline(s): 7/29/16
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