Call for proposal
Call for proposal
[ JDRF - Identification of Areas of Artificial Pancreas Algorithm Enhancements Through Bid-Data Analysis | Research funding ]
Aim: JDRF is committed to advancing the effectiveness and usability of artificial pancreas (AP) systems to treat type 1 diabetes (T1D). One focus area addressing both of these objectives is to improve the AP algorithm, which doses insulin autonomously based—mostly—on readings from a continuous glucose monitor and records of previously delivered insulin. JDRF challenges applicants ... Read more about "[ JDRF - Identification of Areas of Artificial Pancreas Algorithm Enhancements Through Bid-Data Analysis | Research funding ]"
To improve the prevention and treatment of infectious disease, and to promote the appropriate and effective use of antimicrobial agents, the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) awards research grants and doctoral fellowships worldwide in the following areas of interest, as well as grants for short-term visits to the UK to institutions and individuals. RESEARCH ... Read more about "[British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy | Research Funding]"
[ The Tom Wahlig Foundation - Funding for research on hereditary spastic paraplegias | Research funding]
The Tom Wahlig Foundation supports research projects on hereditary spastic paraplegias. Topics to be covered may be clinical, genetic or functional in nature. The primary focus does not have to be HSP, but a conceptual connection to the disease should be evident. Projects may represent self-contained small studies, or be intended to generate preliminary data ... Read more about "[ The Tom Wahlig Foundation - Funding for research on hereditary spastic paraplegias | Research funding]"
Aim: MDA Venture Philanthropy (MVP) is the Muscular Dystrophy Association's drug development program, which operates within MDA's Translational Research program. MVP is exclusively focused on funding the discovery and clinical application of treatments and cures for neuromuscular diseases. Adapting elements of the venture capital model, the MVP business plan is characterized by an emphasis on ... Read more about "[ MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION - MDA Venture Philanthropy | Research funding ]"
Aim: The National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCR) programme seeks to promote innovative, top-tier research initiatives with a long-term perspective. NCCR research projects must be of national significance and promote the sustainable development of competence centres and structural capacities at higher education institutions. To this end, NCCR leaders, in collaboration with their Home Institutions ... Read more about "[FIFTH NCCR CALL – DEADLINE FOR FULL PROPOSALS]"
Aim: The Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer is announcing funds for approximately two Scientific Scholar awards to be allocated based on scientific merit. Two-year grants at $120,000 each, Scientific Scholar Awards are intended to assist promising laboratory and clinical scientists in pursuing a career as an independent investigator in ovarian cancer research. Duration: 2 years ... Read more about "[ RIVKIN CENTER FOR OVARIAN CANCER - Scientific Scholar Awards | Research funding ]"
Aim: The Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer is announcing funds for approximately twelve Pilot Study Program awards to be allocated based on scientific merit. One-year awards at $75,000 each, Pilot Study Program awards will support investigator-initiated projects in all areas of ovarian cancer research. In addition, projects designed to analyze data from already funded clinical ... Read more about "[ RIVKIN CENTER FOR OVARIAN CANCER - Pilot Study Awards | Research funding ]"
Aim: Discovery Research Grants are awarded to independent, established investigators to accelerate progress toward understanding and treating neuromuscular disease. Discovery research includes the search for understanding the causes of disease, unraveling pathways involved in disease, identifying novel drug targets, and testing new strategies to treat disease. The goal for discovery research is to form a ... Read more about "[ MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION - Discovery Research Grants | Research funding ]"
Aim: MDA Development Grants are awarded to senior postdoctoral researchers on the brink of becoming independent investigators and are intended as seed money to help launch the scientific programs of promising new neuromuscular disease researchers. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit hypothesis-driven applications on innovative research. Applications should directly relate to a disease in MDA’s ... Read more about "[ Muscular Dystrophy Association - Development Grants | Research funding ]"
Aim: BRIDGE is a joint programme conducted by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and the Commission for Technology and Innovation (CTI). It offers new funding opportunities at the intersection of basic research and science-based innovation, thereby supplementing the funding activities of the two organisations. Bridge Proof of Concept projects support young researchers (see eligibility ... Read more about "[BRIDGE I RESEARCH FUNDING]"
Aim: The Epilepsy Therapy Project, an initiative of the Epilepsy Foundation, is inviting entries that represent the most innovative new ideas in epilepsy treatment and care for its eighth annual Shark Tank Competition. This award will support support the development and commercialization of an important new product, technology, or therapeutic concept to help people with ... Read more about "[ EPILEPSY FOUNDATION - 2019 Shark Tank Competition | Research funding ]"
The SAMS and the Swiss National Science Foundation, with the support of private foundations and in collaboration with the Swiss School of Public Health, award each year a limited number of competitive MD-PhD scholarships. MD-PhD scholarships enable young physicians to complete a doctoral research training in natural sciences, public health sciences, clinical research or biomedical ... Read more about "[ SAMS - National MD-PhD Program | Research Funding]"
The European Hematology Association (EHA) fosters basic, translational and clinical research in hematology in Europe by supporting postdoctoral researchers in advancing their career (e.g. towards becoming the leader of a research group). EHA offers 3 types of grants: 1. Physician Scientist Research Grant Who can apply: Physician scientists (MD or equivalent) within 4 years after ... Read more about "[ European Hematology Association (EHA) | Research funding ]"