USAID/Cambodia: Seeking Applications for Cambodia Health Quality Activity

Deadline: 28 March 2017 The USAID-Phnom Penh, Cambodia is seeking applications for its “Cambodia Health Quality Activity” with an aim to improve the quality of public and private health services in Cambodia. The goal of this award is to support quality improvement of Cambodia’s health sector, which for the purposes of this award is defined as improved effectiveness, efficiency, patient-centeredness, safety, accessibility, and equity of health services. Objectives Improved policies, … [Read more...]

Call for Projects: British Embassy in Cuba Programme Fund 2017/2018

Deadline: 27 March 2017 The British Embassy Havana is accepting concept notes for the financial year 2017/2018 of its Cuba Programme Fund. The British Embassy in Cuba has been provisionally allocated programme funds for UK financial year 2017/2018 (April 2017 to March 2018) by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in London to support technical assistance work between the UK and Cuba in a number of priority areas. Priority Areas financial and professional services public … [Read more...]

Lesbian Health Fund: Improving the Health of Lesbians and other Sexual Minority Women (SMW)

Deadline: 1 May 2017 The Lesbian Health Fund (LHF), a program of GLMA, is seeking applications for its Spring LHF Grant Cycle to improve the health of lesbians and other sexual minority women (SMW) and their families through research. In honor of the victims of the Orlando shooting, the Spring cycle will give preference to funding research focused on societal and domestic violence affecting sexual minority women and girls. Research Areas While many areas in the field of lesbian health need … [Read more...]

ACL: Empowering Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities through Chronic Disease Self Management Education Programs

Deadline: 12 May 2017 The Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) forecasts the possible availability of Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 funds to make three-year grants to approximately 6-8 entities to bring to scale and sustain evidence-based programs that empower older adults and adults with disabilities to better manage their chronic conditions. Goals … [Read more...]

Wellcome Foundation: Intermediate Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine in LMICs

Deadline: 8 May 2017 The Wellcome Foundation is seeking applications for its “Intermediate Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine” to support research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level. This scheme helps mid-career researchers from low- and middle-income countries establish independent research programmes in those countries. Benefits An Intermediate Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine is for up to five … [Read more...]

MRC-GACD: Prevention and Management of Mental Disorders in LMICs

Deadline: 11 April 2017 The Medical Research Council (MRC), in partnership with the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD) is currently seeking applications for its program “Prevention and Management of Mental Disorders” to prevent and/or manage mental health disorders in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC)as defined by The World Bank. The call will focus on implementation research proposals on child, adolescent and adult age onset mental disorders including, but not limited to, … [Read more...]

IDRC Call for Proposals: Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund (LVIF) Worldwide

Deadline: 21 March 2017 The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is seeking proposals for its Livestock Vaccine Innovation Fund (LVIF) with an aim to support novel ideas or pre-existing innovations to respond to the challenges of existing livestock vaccines in sub-Saharan Africa and South and Southeast Asia. The call seeks proposals that are adopting innovative approaches to increasing the duration of immunity by better induction and maintenance of immunological memory; reducing … [Read more...]

Nederlands Albert Schweitzer Fonds Micro Grants: Focusing on Development of Health Care and Related Issues in Sub-Saharan Africa

Deadline: 1 May 2017 The Nederlands Albert Schweitzer Fonds (NASF) is seeking applications for its Micro Grants to provide direct support to small-scale local initiatives in Sub-Saharan Africa. This financial assistance is focused on the development of health care and related issues. Participation and co-responsibility of the audience are an important evaluation criterion for project applications. All requests are initiated by the target group and implemented by them. The preference is for … [Read more...]

AESA Call For Proposals: Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa)

Deadline: 24 March 2017 The African Academy of Sciences and the NEPAD Agency’s Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA) are seeking proposals for its Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa), a major genomic research programme with an aim to drive Africa’s research and development agenda and build scientific capacity across the continent. Goals Targeting critical gaps in the research landscape Building R&D environments that support a vibrant research … [Read more...]

Global Research Programme: Addressing the Health Needs of Women and Children in the Most Disadvantaged Populations Globally

Deadline: 12 April 2017 The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) in India, in collaboration with Department of International Development (DFID), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Medical Research Council (MRC), have jointly announced a second call to fund global health research addressing the health needs of women and children globally. The joint funders aim to fund high quality multidisciplinary research that will increase knowledge and understanding on chronic and … [Read more...]

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Grand Challenges Explorations on Ensuring Effective Health Supply Chains

Deadline: 3 May 2017 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is inviting proposals for the latest round of Grand Challenges Exploration on the topic “Health Systems Strengthening: Ensuring Effective Health Supply Chains”. In 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) were adopted by countries focused on 17 critical goals to ensure a “better world with no one left behind” by 2030. SDG 3 represents health and focuses on ensuring healthy lives and promoting well-being at all ages. It includes … [Read more...]

Positive Action Challenges: Combating Stigma & Discrimination In Healthcare Settings

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Positive Action Challenges and the International AIDS Society are inviting concept note for its challenge that seeks to combat stigma and discrimination faced by key populations in healthcare settings by scaling up and fostering best practices by which every person will be treated with dignity and respect, regardless of their profession, behaviour, gender or sexual identity. This challenge is seeking to tackle stigma and discrimination faced by key populations in … [Read more...]

A List of Open Funding Opportunities for Community Healthcare

CHF’s Innovative Small Grants Program: Improving Health of Infants, Children and Pregnant Women Deadline: 31 August 2017 The Child Health Foundation (CHF) is currently accepting proposals from interested health workers, investigators, or community organizations for its Innovative Small Grants Program with an aim to improve the health of infants, children, and pregnant women. The Foundation’s mission is to improve the lives of children in low-income settings across the globe by empowering … [Read more...]

IZUMI Foundation Grants: Supporting Programs on Health Improvement in Developing Countries

Deadline: 30 April 2017 The IZUMI Foundation is seeking applications from eligible entities for its grant program with an aim to improve the health outcomes for people living in the most impoverished areas of Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean. The IZUMI Foundation gives assistance to the world’s poorest people by supporting programs that improve health in developing countries. Focus Areas Infectious Disease Neglected Tropical Diseases Malnutrition Maternal & … [Read more...]

Apply for NIH’s “Nutrition and Alcohol-Related Health Outcomes” Programme!

Deadline: 7 May 2020 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is currently seeking applications for its program entitled "Nutrition and Alcohol-Related Health Outcomes (R03)" to examine associations between nutrition and alcohol-related health outcomes in humans and animal models. The goal is to stimulate a broad range of research on the role of nutrition in the development, prevention, and treatment of a variety of alcohol-related health outcomes including alcohol use disorder and chronic … [Read more...]

RWJF Raising Places: Building Child-Centered Communities

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is seeking applications for its program entitled "Raising Places: Building Child-Centered Communities". Raising Places catalyzes local momentum for cross-sector collaboration, engaging diverse partners to build healthier communities where all children and their families can thrive. Through Raising Places, Greater Good Studio will offer a catalytic process—bringing together diverse stakeholders in communities primed to move from … [Read more...]

USAID-Burma: Seeking Applications for Essential Health Services Program (EHSP)

Deadline: 3 May 2017 The United States Agency for International Development in Burma (USAID/Burma) is seeking applications from qualified organizations to implement the USAID’s Essential Health Services Program (EHSP) with an aim to improve health outcomes by increasing the equitable utilization and quality delivery of a sustainable, cost-effective EPHS among public and private health care providers at the township level and below. This will be achieved by through three IRs: IR 1: Health … [Read more...]

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation GCE Round 19: Wearables and Technology for Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Behavior Change

Deadline: 3 May 2017 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is currently seeking applications for its round 19 "Wearables and Technology for Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Behavior Change". The foundation seeks wearable and/or sensor technologies that will improve the health of mothers and newborns by: increasing uptake of healthy behaviors facilitating research on maternal and neonatal interventions in low-resource settings Program Interventions Newborns … [Read more...]

Gates Foundation: GCE on New Approaches for Improving Timeliness of Routine Immunizations in Low-Resource Settings

Deadline: 7 May 2017 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is inviting proposals for its Grand Challenges Exploration on New Approaches for Improving Timeliness of Routine Immunizations in Low-Resource Settings. Vaccine effectiveness depends on the timing of its administration, and it is not optimal if given early, delayed, or not as recommended. To achieve maximum protection against vaccine-preventable diseases, a child should receive all immunizations within the recommend intervals. Even … [Read more...]

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Seeking Proposals for Innovations for Integrated Diagnostics Systems

Deadline: 3 May 2017 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is currently accepting proposals for the latest round of Grand Challenges Exploration on the topic “Innovations for Integrated Diagnostics Systems (Round 19)” in order  to guide patient treatment and care for a variety of health conditions. Challenges The challenge is to make technological and process improvements in all the areas, while at the same time paying attention to balance the cost trade-offs. Optimize transportation … [Read more...]

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