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Funding Opportunities for July


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Request for Proposals

The Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease (PATH) program provides opportunities for assistant professors to bring multidisciplinary approaches to the study of human infectious diseases.

Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF) staff will hold conference calls for applicants who have questions about the program:

Dates: May 13, May 27June 13, and June 30, 2016
Time: 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Dial in number for all calls: 800-311-9406
Passcode for all calls: BWF

It is recommended to review the Request for Proposals prior to accessing the eligibility questionnaire.

Email with questions not found in the Frequently Asked Questions.

July 15, 2016

White Papers in Analog/Mixed-Signal Circuits, Systems, Devices + TxACE are being solicited to fund a limited number of projects.

White Papers are limited to one page and addressing the needs in a new research Needs Document.

A successful White Paper will result in an invitation to submit a full proposal for further consideration for a research contract.

Details for web-based submissions can be found here.

July 15, 2016

3PM ET / 12PM PT

American Heart Association

Association-wide Research Program:

  • Mentored Clinical/Population Research Award
  • Scientist Development Grant
  • Innovative Research Grant
  • Established Investigator Award

Midwest Affiliate:

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Predoctoral Fellowship
  • Undergraduate Student Fellowship*

For application information go to guidelines/links.
For other AHA opportunities, go to our dedicated web page.

July 26, 2016




July 28, 2016

Request for Application for top autism investigators aimed at senior postdoctoral fellows who intend to seek tenure-track faculty positions during the 2016-17 academic year.

Letter of recommendation

First-stage proposals




August 1, 2016

August 8, 2016

Michigan State University's (MSU)
Department of Forestry and USAID LESTARI

Funded Sabbatical in Indonesia

MSU is leading an initiative on university engagement for capacity building in low-carbon forest management and REDD+ in Indonesia. This is part of the large USAID LESTARI project focused on reducing greenhouse gas emissions and conserving biodiversity in carbon rich and biologically significant forest and mangrove systems in Indonesia.

Direct inquiries to Dr. Larry Leefers, or review document for details. 

Fall 2016

Nominations for the 2017 Canada Gairdner International Award

The Gairdner Foundation are accepting nominations from qualified scientists from any branch of biomedicine. The award recognizes an original, seminal contribution or discovery to biomedicine. Review information for details.

October 1, 2016


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