International Training Fellowships 

This scheme offers nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at postgraduate or postdoctoral level.

Read more.
Applications close on 7 May 2020.

 

The Interstellar Initiative: 2020 – 2021 Workshop 

The 2020-2021 Interstellar Initiative will address challenges in the area of Healthy Longevity. It will focus on exploring molecular, cellular, genetic, and physiological mechanisms of aging, and the relationship between aging and diseases such as cancers, neurodegenerative, cardiovascular, hormonal disorders, and other chronic age-related conditions with the ultimate goal of improving the healthspan and preventing pathological aging.

Read more.
Applications close on 7 May 2020.

 

The World Academy of Sciences Cooperation Visits Programme 

The TWAS-DFG Cooperation Visits Programme provides postdoctoral researchers who have obtained their PhD not earlier than 2015 and are from sub-Saharan Africa, including South Africa, with the opportunity to make a ‘Cooperation Visit’ to an institute in Germany. The visits will have a duration of no more than three months and must be undertaken within 12 months of the award.

Read more.
Applications close on 18 May 2020.

 

AquaticPollutants 

The three Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs) on Water, Oceans and Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) are pleased to pre-announce a joint transnational call for research and innovation projects on risks posed to human health and the environment by pollutants and pathogens present in the water resources.

Read more.

Application closes on 18 May 2020

POSTPONED – SD CFAR grant due dates in 2020:<https://cfar.ucsd.edu/en/grants/>

 

*   Developmental

grants<https://cfar.ucsd.edu/en/grants/developmental-grants/>:
Applications are now being accepted via InfoReady
Review<https://ucsd.infoready4.com/#homePage>. Emerging investigators
are encouraged to apply. Extra weight is given to applications
addressing the Ending the HIV Epidemic Initiative. Full details on
applying for this opportunity are available on the SD CFAR
website<https://cfar.ucsd.edu/en/grants/developmental-grants>.
Due date: Thursday, June 18, at 5:00 pm Pacific Time. As of now, we
are planning a second application cycle due in December 2020, after
the National CFAR Meeting

Notice of Special Interest: NOT-CA-20-022:

Use of Biological “High” or”Medium” Priority AIDS Research on Non-AIDS-defining or AIDS-defining
Cancers:<https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-CA-20-022.html> The purpose of this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) is to continue advancing our understanding of the risks, development, progression,
diagnosis, and treatment of malignancies observed in individuals with an underlying human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), particularly the non-AIDS defining malignancies which are now a leading cause of death in HIV-infected individuals.First Available Due Date: May 7, 2020

 

NIH Funding Opportunity: RFA-OD-19-029, The Intersection of Sex and Gender Influences on Health and Disease (November 25,
2020):

<https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-OD-19-029.html> Invites research applications that examine sex and gender factors and their intersection in understanding health and disease; and research
that addresses one of the five objectives from Strategic Goal 1 of the new 2019-2023 Trans-NIH Strategic Plan for Women’s Health Research “Advancing Science for the Health of Women.”
Application due date: November 25, 2020

 

NIH Funding Opportunity: NOT-OD-20-049, Notice of Special Interest:Administrative Supplements for Research on Sex/Gender Influences(January 25, 2021):

<https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-20-049.html>
One-year supplements limited to $100K direct costs. Supports preclinical and/or clinical research and must include either adding the opposite sex/gender, increasing sample size, or analyzing existing data to investigate the role of sex/gender. Parent grant must have 16 months remaining from the due date Application due date: January 25, 2021

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) (February 6,2021):

<https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-AI-20-030.html> NIAID and NIGMS are issuing this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to highlight the urgent need for research on the 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). NIAID is particularly interested in projects focusing on viral natural history, pathogenicity, transmission, as well as
projects developing medical countermeasures and suitable animal models for pre-clinical testing of vaccines and therapeutics against 2019-nCoV. NIGMS is specifically interested in incorporation of data from the 2019-nCoV into ongoing research efforts to develop predictive models for the spread of Coronaviruses and related pathogens.
Applications in response to this NOSI must be submitted using the PA-18-935 Funding Opportunity<https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/pa-18-935.html>.Expiration Date: February 6, 2021

 

Funding for Fellows: Next Generation

Grants<https://cfar.ucsd.edu/en/grants/next-generation/>SD CFAR’s Next Generation grants are designed for postdoctoral fellows supported by T32, D43, and R25 awards. These grants provide critical funds to help fellows collect and analyze data in support of their CDA applications. Up to $10,000 in direct costs may be requested for a
one-year Next Generation grant. View all of the details and download an application form here<https://cfar.ucsd.edu/en/grants/next-generation/>.

 

Non-NIH Funding

Opportunities:<https://cfar.ucsd.edu/en/news-events/non-nih-funding-opportunities/> In addition to NIH, many public and private organizations support HIV research. If you are interested in exploring other funding sources for
your HIV projects, check out our other Non-NIH Funding Opportunities<https://cfar.ucsd.edu/en/news-events/non-nih-funding-opportunities/>on the SD CFAR website.

SD CFAR grant due dates in 2020: International Pilot grants will be accepted only once this year on Wednesday, April 1. We are not scheduling an October cycle due to the National CFAR Meetings in San Diego in early November. The next due date for Developmental grants is Monday, May 18, because the review committee can only meet in early June. Please note these dates. Additional announcements will follow, and you are always welcome to email questions to cfar@ucsd.edu.

 

NIH Funding Opportunity: RFA-CA-20-016: HIV/AIDS and the Tumor Niche (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed):

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to advance our understanding of the role of the tumor niche or microenvironment in the risks, development, progression, and diagnosis of cancer observed in individuals with an underlying HIV infection or Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).

LOI due date: 30 days prior to application due date

Application due date: April 15, 2020.

 

Notice of Special Interest: NOT-CA-20-022: Use of Biological “High” or “Medium” Priority AIDS Research on Non-AIDS-defining or AIDS-defining Cancers: The purpose of this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) is to continue advancing our understanding of the risks, development, progression, diagnosis, and treatment of malignancies observed in individuals with an underlying human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), particularly the non-AIDS defining malignancies which are now a leading cause of death in HIV-infected individuals.

First Available Due Date: May 7, 202

 

For Expired funding opportunities:  Click here