Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Preterm Birth Initiative
Application Deadline: Dec 2, 2013 by 4:00pm EST
Accepting electronic applications only
The initiative is designed to bring together a diverse interdisciplinary group with expertise in genetics/genomics, immunology, microbiology and proteomics along with the more traditional areas of parturition research such as maternal fetal medicine, obstetrics, and pediatrics to address scientific issues related to preterm birth.
BWF will make up to five $600,000 grants to be paid out over a four-year period beginning June 1, 2014.
Call for Applications: Grand
Challenges Explorations Round 12
Proposals will be accepted until November 12, 2013 for projects focusing on 5 global health and development topics.
$100,000 Grants Available for New Ideas to: Encourage The World’s Poorest People to Seek Health Care, Develop a New Condom, and Reduce Diarrhea, One of the Biggest Killers of Children on the Planet