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. Deadline(s): 11/2015

Directorate for Biological Sciences/NSF Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID)
The Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases program supports research on the ecological, evolutionary, and socio-ecological principles and processes that influence the transmission dynamics of infectious diseases. The central theme of submitted projects must be quantitative or computational understanding of pathogen transmission dynamics. Deadline(s): 11/18/15

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

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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