Call for Applications: MRC-AHRC Global Public Health Partnership Awards

Deadline: 8 June 2017 Applications are open for MRC-AHRC Global Public Health Partnership Awards, offering a unique opportunity for the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the Medical Research Council (MRC) to launch a global public health initiative that responds to the challenge of bringing together expertise in medical science and health interventions in developing countries, with an understanding of local knowledge and history, cultural dynamics, community engagement, and … [Read more...]

Wellcome Trust Call for Applications: Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine in LMICs

Deadline: 8 May 2017 The Wellcome Trust is currently accepting applications for its Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine, offering research experience and training to early-stage researchers from low- and middle-income countries. The scheme aims to support research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level. Benefits A Training Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine is normally for three years, and can be held … [Read more...]

The Canadian Embassy in Ukraine: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018

Deadline: 12 May 2017 The Canadian Embassy in Ukraine is seeking applications from Ukrainian community association or organizations for its Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2017-2018. Thematic Priorities Promoting gender equality and empowerment of women and girls; Support of development of human potential, particularly in the areas of health, nutrition and education; Defending and securing human rights, inclusive and accountable governance, democracy, the peaceful pluralism and … [Read more...]

The Chrysalis Trust Grants for UK registered Charities!

Deadline: 15 May 2017 The Chrysalis Trust is seeking applications from UK registered charities providing public benefits. The Trust prioritizes its funds for less popular and harder to fund projects in UK. The trust is able to provide support for both capital projects and core funding with 'one off' donations. Funding Priorities Relief of poverty and disability Provision of access to shelter, education, healthcare and water Eligibility Criteria Applicants can be registered … [Read more...]

ICMR Call for LOIs: Grants Programme for Implementation Research

Deadline: 31 May 2017 The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is currently accepting Letters of Intent (LOI) for its grants programme for implementation research. Implementation research is the scientific inquiry into questions concerning implementation—the act of carrying an intention into effect, which in health research can be policies, programmes, or individual practices (collectively called interventions). Priority Areas The following three types of research studies will be … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Tunisia: Inviting Applications for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The United States Embassy in Tunisia is inviting applicants for its "The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program". This one-year Fellowship program is offered to mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership, a commitment to public service, and the capacity to take full advantage of an independent, non-degree program at a leading U.S. university. Eligible Fields Sustainable Development Agricultural and rural development Economic … [Read more...]

The Health Foundation UK: Applications Open for Scaling Up Improvement Grants

Deadline: 17 May 2017 Do you have a health care intervention or approach that has been proven to deliver better care? Are you ready to deliver your intervention or approach at scale? The Health Foundation is currently seeking applications for its Scaling Up Improvement program to support teams to take successful health care interventions or approaches and deliver them at scale, to improve health care in the UK. The program will support up to seven projects that aim to scale and spread tested … [Read more...]

Bakken Invitation Award: Rewarding People Contributing in Communities through Medical Technology

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The Medtronic Foundation invites eligible applicants for the Bakken Invitation Award, celebrating and connecting people, who with the help of medical technology, are contributing in communities all around the world through charitable service and volunteerism. It embraces the legacy of Medtronic co-founder and humanitarian Earl Bakken. Award The applicants receive around $20,000 grant. Eligibility Criteria Individuals who, with the help of medical … [Read more...]

Clif Bar Family Foundation Small Grants: Strengthening Communities across the US

Deadline: 1 June 2017 The Clif Bar Family Foundation is currently seeking applicants for its small grants program to strengthen the food system and the communities, enhance public health, and safeguard environmental and natural resources. These grants are awarded for general organizational support as well as funding for specific projects. Priority Areas Priority is given to applicants that Address funding priorities from a holistic perspective i.e.: Protect Earth's beauty and … [Read more...]

Ekhagastiftelsen Foundation Grant Program: Promoting Human Health around the World

Deadline: 20 May 2017 Ekhagastiftelsen Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program to promote human health by supporting the development of better food, natural medicines and healing practices, and to support research for a healthier way of life, which in itself may have a disease preventive effect. A central idea is to focus more on preventive active care than reactive care to combat symptoms. The same applies to the agricultural and food areas where the focus should be to find … [Read more...]

RHD Action Small Grant Programme: Supporting Groups addressing the Problems of the Rheumatic Heart Disease!

Deadline: 19 May 2017 Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) Action is currently accepting proposals for its small grant programme to support groups across the globe who are already addressing the problems of the rheumatic heart disease in their countries, regions or communities and to bring the work of key RHD stakeholders under the RHD Action banner. RHD Action was formed by the World Heart Federation and RhEACH, with demonstration projects led by Case Western University in Uganda and Touch … [Read more...]

USAID/Nepal: Seeking Concept Papers for Health System Strengthening (HSS) Activity

Deadline: 26 May 2017 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking concept papers for a cooperative agreement from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to fund a program entitled “Health System Strengthening.” USAID/Nepal anticipates awarding a 5-year Cooperative Agreement to improve health outcomes, particularly for the most marginalized and disadvantaged groups, by improving access to and quality of maternal, child and reproductive health services, with … [Read more...]

CPI Call for Proposals: Strengthening the Impact of Civic Activism in Mozambique

Deadline: 18 August 2017 The program Parceria Civica para Boa Governação (PCBG) implemented by Counterpart International (CPI), with funds from the US Agency for International Development (USAID), is seeking proposals from local and national Mozambican Organizations/Associations to improve accountable and effective democratic governance by strengthening the impact of civic activism in Mozambique. Objectives More effective advocacy by partner CSOs in target sectors. Strengthened … [Read more...]

Mosquito Talk: Building and Expanding International Network of Public Health Communicators to Engage on Zika and Vector Borne Diseases

Deadline: 2 June 2017 The Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs’ (OES) Office of International Health and Biodefense (IHB) at the Department of State, is seeking applications for its "Mosquito Talk: Building and Expanding International Network of Public Health Communicators to Engage on Zika and Vector Borne Diseases" to build a broad international community which will help drive innovative and locally appropriate solutions to stop mosquitos that carry Zika and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Voice’s Philippines Sudden Opportunity Grants!

Deadline: 31 December 2019 Voice is seeking applications for its Philippines Sudden Opportunity Grants to create flexibility to undertake collective action to address specific unanticipated opportunities to influence policy or deal with a threatened reduction of civil space which impacts one or more of the Voice target groups in one or more of the impact themes. Funding Information Grants responding to a sudden opportunity are available from €5,000 to €200,000 (approx. ₱265,000 to … [Read more...]

Apply for XL-Africa: Supporting Startups Making Smart use of Digital Solutions

Deadline: 12 June 2017 Applications are currently open for XL-Africa program to support enterprises in any sector that are making smart use of digital solutions. This includes, but is not limited to fintech, agriculture, transport, energy, health, education, smart cities, gaming resource management, media and many more. Benefits 20 high-growth digital startups seeking to raise between $250K and $1.5M in funding. We can help with access to funding, networks, mentoring and a community of … [Read more...]

IDRC Call for Proposals: Health Information Systems or Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health in West Africa

Deadline: 23 May 2017 The Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is pleased to announce a call for implementation research proposals to contribute to national and regional efforts to improve health systems responsiveness in West Africa (WA). Thematic Areas Health Information Systems (HIS) Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health (ASRH) Objectives Generate and promote application of an evidence base through support to a cohort of implementation research … [Read more...]

IDRC Call for Proposals: Health Information Systems or Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health in the Middle East and North Africa

Deadline: 23 May 2017 Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) has announced a call for implementation research proposals to contribute to national and regional efforts to improve health systems responsiveness in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Objectives Generate and promote application of an evidence base through support to a cohort of implementation research projects focusing on either HIS or ASRH in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Ensure … [Read more...]

Apply to become an Atlantic Fellow for Health Equity in South Africa!

Deadline: 16 May 2017 Disturbed or outraged at South Africa’s rising inequity? Concerned about its impact on health? Searching for inspired leadership for change? Then apply to be an Atlantic Fellow for Health Equity in South Africa. Tekano is seeking applications for its fellowship programme to develop progressive leadership to tackle the deep social and economic inequities that characterise South Africa and impact on the health of our people. Tekano, meaning “equality” in Sesotho, is a … [Read more...]

Sino-Swedish Joint Research Programme: Supporting long-term Research Collaboration between Swedish and Chinese Researchers

Deadline: 23 May 2017 The Sino-Swedish Joint Research Programme is currently inviting applications for its research grant program in order to promote collaboration between researchers from Sweden and China to support research of the highest scientific quality. Focus Applications concern joint research collaborations between China and Sweden within any or both of the two subfocuses: Disease due to environmental impact or life style factors Treatment of chronic disease. Funding … [Read more...]