Community Capacity for Health
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-687-16-000004 Opportunity Category: ContinuationFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: USAID-MADClosing Date: Dec 08, 2015Award Ceiling: $30,000,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Nov 01, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Reducing maternal, infant and child mortality in Madagascar is a critical priority for the internati...
Source: Grants.gov - November 3, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Increasing the Implementation of Evidence-Based Cancer Survivorship Interventions to Increase Quality and Duration of Life among Cancer Patients
Funding Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-DP15-1501 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.808Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: HHS-CDCClosing Date: Apr 24, 2015Award Ceiling: $350,000Expected Number of Awards: 6Creation Date: Feb 23, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: A cancer survivor is a person diagnosed with cancer, from the time of diagnosis throughout the person’s lifespan. As of 2008, nearly 12 million...
Source: Grants.gov - February 24, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Epilepsy Foundation Targeted Research Initiative for Morbidity and Mortality Grant Program
Application Deadline: March 20, 2015, 11:59 PM ET Award Amount: up to $50,000 maximum for one year Apply via Proposal Central website Proposal Central website tip: filter the list to show Epilepsy Foundation programs The Targeted Research Initiative for Morbidity and Mortality supports research that generates initial data leading to more extensive projects that will generate knowledge that will ultimately improve the lives of persons with epilepsy. This initiative recognizes the need for research and new insights into these scientific areas.The broad focus of the morbidity portion of this program includes: ident...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 11, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Epilepsy Foundation Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Round 14 of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Initiative
Request for Applications:  Round 14 of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Initiative The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is accepting applications for Round 14 of its Grand Challenges Explorations initiative, which seeks innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing global health and development problems. Great ideas come from everywhere, and grants have been awarded for over 990 projects in over 50 countries to date. Applications are being accepted September 8 – November 12, 2014. Visit www.grandchallenges.org to submit a simple, online, two-page...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 22, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Pilot Grant for Research on Niemann Pick Type C
Eligibility All individuals holding a faculty-level appointment at an academic institution or a senior scientific position at a non-profit institution or foundation are eligible to respond to this RFA. Research Focus: The following areas of investigation will be considered in the context of a $50,000 pilot grant for Niemann Pick Type C. 1. EVALUATING INVOLVEMENT OF HEAT SHOCK PROTEINS IN THERAPY (but not by groups presently publishing on potential therapies already ex: HSP70) 2. Studies on methods and drugs to increase NPC1 protein expression to delay onset. 3. Studies intended to SPECIFICALLY treat NPC1-ASS...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 3, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy University of Pennsylvania Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Related to Niemann Pick Type C
The CODRT Postdoctoral Fellowship provides a one-year grant of $35,000 to support the salary of a Fellow while working on a mentored project related to a CODRT-funded disease. Eligibility At the time of application, the applicant must possess a Ph.D., M.D., or V.M.D. and should not have completed more than 5 years of postdoctoral research. At the time of award, the applicant must not be simultaneously serving an internship or residency. Applicants must work for a non-profit institution or foundation, and may not have a faculty appointment. There are no citizenship requirements for this program. Research Focus: T...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 3, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy University of Pennsylvania Source Type: funding

Evaluating Impacts of a Pneumonia Epizootic and Potential for Disease Transmission among Desert Bighorn Sheep Herds in and near Mojave National Preserve
Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00317 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: This is not a request for applicationsAward Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 30, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: United State Department of the Interior, National Park Service (NPS) Notice of Intent to Award. This is not a request for applications. This funding opportunity is to pro...
Source: Grants.gov - August 31, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Scientific Investigation of Wildlife Disease Outbreaks
Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00104 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Disaster Prevention and ReliefEducationEnvironmentNatural ResourcesRegional DevelopmentScience and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: May 30, 2014Award Ceiling: $148,500Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: May 16, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a r...
Source: Grants.gov - May 16, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Disaster Prevention and Relief Education Environment Natural Resources Regional Development Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Epilepsy Foundation Targeted Research Initiative for Morbidity and Mortality
• Application Deadline: April 14, 2014 for funding to begin July 1, 2014 • Award Amount: up to $50,000 maximum for one year • Apply via Proposal Central website • Proposal Central website tip: filter the list to show Epilepsy Foundation programs The Targeted Research Initiative for Morbidity and Mortality supports research that generates initial data leading to more extensive projects that will generate knowledge that will ultimately improve the lives of persons with epilepsy. This initiative recognizes the need for research and new insights into these scientific areas.The broad focus of the ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - March 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Epilepsy Foundation Source Type: funding

Effectiveness of Empiric Antiviral Treatment for Hospitalized Community Acquired Pneumonia during the Influenza Season
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-IP-14-001 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.083Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: HHS-CDC-HHSCDCERAClosing Date: Dec 09, 2013Award Ceiling: $200,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Oct 31, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The purpose of this FOA is to provide support for research to determine the effectiveness of empiric influenza antiviral therapy, in addition to sta...
Source: Grants.gov - November 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Request for Proposals: 2013 ASPIRE Awards in Adult Vaccine Research
Mission The mission of the 2013 ASPIRE Awards in Adult Vaccine Research is to advance medical knowledge to better understand the burden of pneumococcal disease in adults. The burden of pneumococcal disease in the general adult population has been extensively studied; however, it is not well-defined in special populations, including subgroups with underlying disease comorbidities and/or those living in long-term community settings. Pfizer invites investigators to apply for the 2013 ASPIRE Awards in Adult Vaccine Research through submission of innovative research proposals for evaluation of the epidemiology and burd...
Source: ScanGrants feed - May 1, 2013 Category: Research Authors: Pfizer Source Type: funding

Epilepsy Foundation of America Targeted Research Initiative for Morbidity and Mortality
•Application Deadline: March 22, 2013 •Award Amount: up to $50,000 maximum for one year •Apply via Proposal Central website The Targeted Research Initiative for Morbidity and Mortality supports research that generates initial data leading to more extensive projects that will generate knowledge that will ultimately improve the lives of persons with epilepsy. This initiative recognizes the need for research and new insights into these scientific areas. The broad focus of the morbidity portion of this program includes: identification of somatic comorbidities in epilepsy that occur more than expected ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 2, 2013 Category: Research Authors: Epilepsy Foundation of America Source Type: funding