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Funding news for global health researchers May 18, 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.
COVID-19 Grants and Funding News
Important news from NIH for grantees and grant applicants on the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
NIH funding opportunities focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.
Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa) Notices of Intent to Publish funding opportunity announcements:
Open Data Science Platform and Coordinating Center (U2C - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (NOT-RM-013)
Research Hubs (U54 - Clinical Trial Optional) (NOT-RM-20-010)
Research Training Program (U2R - Clinical Trial Optional) (NOT-RM-20-011)
Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications Research (U01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (NOT-RM-20-012)
NIH is launching
Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa), an NIH Common Fund program, to explore how advances in data science applied in the African context can spur new health discoveries and catalyze innovation. This program will leverage existing data and technologies to develop solutions to the continent’s most pressing clinical and public health problems through a robust ecosystem of new partners from academic, government and private sectors. A working group of NIH components is guiding the program, led by Fogarty, the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), and the National Library of Medicine (NLM).
Estimated Publication Date: July 10, 2020
Estimated Application Due Date: November 24, 2020
Notice of Change of Receipt Date:
International Research Ethics Education and Curriculum Development Award (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PAR-19-244) (NOT-TW-20-005)
International Bioethics Research Training Program (D43 Clinical Trial Optional) (PAR-19-243) (NOT-TW-20-006)
Updated upcoming application due dates: August 4, 2020, June 4, 2021
More about Fogarty’s
International Bioethics Training program.
Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Chronic Kidney Diseases of UnceRtain Etiology (CKDu) in Agricultural Communities (CURE) Research Consortium - Field Site (U01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (NOT-DK-20-028)
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), and Fogarty intend to promote a new initiative by publishing a Funding Opportunity Announcement to invite applications for research on Chronic Kidney Disease of Uncertain Etiology (CKDu) in Agricultural Communities. Included in this initiative will be Field Sites to enroll research participants in the consortium to study Chronic Kidney Disease of UnceRtain Etiology (CKDu) in Agricultural Communities (CURE).
Estimated Publication Date: June 10, 2020
Estimated Application Due Date: July 20, 2020
NIH funding opportunities for which foreign organizations, foreign components of U.S. organizations and/or other foreign components may apply.
NIH funding news that may be relevant to global health researchers.
- Request for Information (RFI) on Developing an Online Educational Resource for Training in the Principles of Rigorous Research (NOT-NS-20-062)
- Request for Information: Challenges and Opportunities in Precision Nutrition Research (NOT-RM-20-017)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellowships
Application deadline for Japanese Postdoctoral Fellowships at NIH: May 29, 2020
Application deadline for short-term U.S. Postdoctoral Fellowships in Japan: October 1, 2020
Strengthening Institutional Capacity to Conduct Global Cancer Research in LMICs
Application deadline: July 24, 2020
International Bioethics Training
UPDATED application deadline: August 4, 2020
HIV Research Training Program for LMIC Institutions
Application deadline: August 20, 2020
Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in LMICs
Application deadline: September 24, 2020
AIDS application deadline: December 3, 2020
Global Infectious Disease Research Training
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
Upcoming deadlines for all Fogarty funding opportunities