CDC: Inviting Applicants for Building Public Health Capacity for Drought Response Program

Deadline: 9 June 2016 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking applications from eligible entities for funding a program entitled "Building Public Health Capacity for Drought Response" with an aim to improve drought preparedness and resiliency among private citizens and to subsequently reduce drought-related morbidity and mortality. This will be done by identifying and qualifying current and potential health effects of drought in the awardees’ region and identifying the … [Read more...]

Apply for MQ Fellows Award 2016: Supporting Researchers around the World!

Deadline: 5 May 2016 MQ: Transforming Mental Health is seeking applications from talented researchers for its MQ Fellows Award 2016, to support the most promising early career scientists, clinician-scientists and researchers who are asking the difficult and challenging questions that will bring transformational advances in mental health science. Award Information The MQ Fellows Award programme will provide up to £75,000 per year for three years, or up to £225,000 in total … [Read more...]

USAID’s TRANSFORM/WASH Program: Increasing Use of Improved WASH Products & Services in Ethiopia

Deadline: 19 May 2016 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for Assistance Agreement from qualified and eligible U.S. and non-U.S. organisations for funding to support a program entitled "TRANSFORM/Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) with an aim to increase the use of improved WASH products and services in Ethiopia and the TRANSFORM's overall goal of ending preventable child and maternal death. The objective of TRANSFORM/WASH is to capacitate … [Read more...]

Call for EOIs: Financial Inclusion Program at Innovations for Poverty Action

Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Financial Inclusion Program at Innovations for Poverty Action is currently accepting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from teams of researchers and financial service providers to conduct rigorous research on financial product innovations for low-income households in developing countries. Supporting Areas Designing financial and non-financial services linked to digital finance channels, including payments for health and education services. Increasing women’s use … [Read more...]

AHIMA Grace Award: Recognition of Excellence in Health Information Management

Deadline: 29 May 2016 The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) is currently inviting healthcare delivery organizations across United States for its Grace Award, named after AHIMA's founder Grace Whiting Myers. The Award recognizes the outstanding and innovative approaches in health information management by the Healthcare delivery organizations. AHIMA was established in partnership with the American College of Surgeons to elevate the standards of clinical records in … [Read more...]

DHHS/FDA: Strengthening & Promoting the Role of Local Health Departments

Deadline: 13 June 2016 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), an agency of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications from organisations for funding with an aim to strengthen and promote the role of local health departments in retail food safety regulation and support effective city and county regulatory programs responsible for retail food protection in the United States. Objectives Collaborate with an organization to enhance and expand an existing peer … [Read more...]

Nepal Health Sector Programme III: DFID’s Initiative to Support Health Sector in Nepal

Deadline: 29 April 2016 Department for International Development (DFID), with an intention to implement a new programme of support to Nepal Government, is currently seeking applications for its program titled- Nepal Health Sector Programme (NHSP) III. The new programme will be an integral part of the third sector wide approach (SWAp) in the health sector in Nepal and is likely to form a combination of financial aid and technical assistance. The main purpose of the technical assistance will be … [Read more...]

European Commission: Strengthening the Capacities of Civil Society Organisations & Local Authorities in Liberia

Deadline: 31 May 2016 The European Commission is currently accepting applications from eligible organizations for the thematic programme "Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities 2014-2020” to strengthen service delivery by CSOs and to contribute to the democratic process in Liberia. Objectives To support initiatives aimed at improving legal certainty and enforcement of land rights To support initiatives aimed at empowering vulnerable – women and youth To support initiatives … [Read more...]

Department of Health and Human Services: NIH Small Research Grant Program

The Department of Health and Human Services is seeking applications for NIH Small Research Grants Program to support discrete, well-defined projects that realistically can be completed in two years and that require limited levels of funding. This program supports different types of projects including, but not limited to, the following: Pilot or feasibility studies; Secondary analysis of existing data; Small, self-contained research projects; Development of research methodology; … [Read more...]

Call for Research Proposals: Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health

Deadline: 19 April 2016 The Joint Programming Initiative "A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life" (JPI HDHL) together with the European Commission has launched a new joint transnational call for research proposals for "Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health (BioNH)" using the ERA-NET Cofund instrument. The call will focus on the identification and validation of biomarkers that are modulated by diet and that indicate a change in health status and/or the risk of developing diet-related diseases. The … [Read more...]