Deadline: None – call is open with no deadline
Eligibility: Individuals and teams from not-for-profit and commercial organisations can apply. Organisations can be of any size, based anywhere in the world. Partnerships, particularly between not-for-profit and commercial organisations, are encouraged. These awards support researchers who are transforming great ideas into healthcare innovations that could have a significant impact on human health. Applications must be submitted through the Wellcome Trust Grant Tracker.
Funding to test ‘mild’ formulations – Innovate UK and XCellR8
Deadline: None – call is open
Eligibility: Fully-funded case studies to assess mild cosmetic and personal care formulations using cutting-edge in vitro techniques. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details
Parkinson’s Foundation Impact Awards
Deadline: Letters of Intent (LOI) will be accepted year-round, on a rolling basis
Eligibility: The Parkinson’s Foundation Impact Awards are designed for researchers both established and new to the field of PD. This award is open to all scientists with a PhD or MD, regardless of nationality or location.
IMI call 17: Open Access Chemogenomics Library and Chemical Probes for the Druggable Genome
Deadline: Call is not yet open – topics are under development
Eligibility: Individual researchers are not eligible to receive funding through IMI Calls for proposals – you will need to join or form a consortium. Key deliverable for this call is the generation of an open access chemogenomics library consisting of about 5,000 compounds that cover roughly 1,000 protein targets, development of chemical probes for three target families and mechanisms to extract biological and disease information from the chemogenomics libraries and chemical probes.
NIHR Antimicrobial Resistance Highlight Notice
Deadline: Depends on specific research programme
Eligibility: Call for proposals for clinical and applied health research into the evaluation of public health measures, health care interventions and health services to reduce the development and spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and consequent morbidity. Possible joint awards in partnership with our research partners available for Dravet syndrome, Krabbe disease, Ataxia Telangiectasia, myotubular myopathy and Diamond-Blackfan Anaemia.
North by Northwest – ICURe
Deadline: Varies- dependent on region (UK only)
Eligibility: UK only, teams must be led by early career researcher and projects have to be for validation of commercially-promising ideas in the market.
The Global Grants for Gut Health
Deadline: November 30, 2018
Eligibility: Applicants shall be employed by a university, research institute or any other not-for-profit organisation. Applicants must hold a doctorate or medical degree (e.g., PhD, MD, PharmD) and have at least five years’ postdoctoral research experience. Applicants can be of any nationality and projects can be hosted at eligible organisations in any country apart from Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, Russia/Ukraine or where otherwise prohibited or restricted by law or where otherwise prohibited or restricted by law as updated from time to time.
Cancer Research UK – Early Detection Innovation Sandpit and Award
Deadline: November 28, 2018. Workshop January 6-9, 2019
Eligibility: Applications are welcomed from a wide range of disciplines, including from those working in the fields of cancer biology, healthcare professionals, computer scientists, mathematicians and statisticians, engineers, physical scientists, and those working in the digital and technology space. Applicants must attend the sandpit workshop to be eligible to apply for funding. The theme for the January workshop is novel artificial intelligence techniques and approaches to clinical image analysis for early detection.
FRAME Summer Studentship Programme 2019
Deadline: November 30, 2018
Eligibility: To be carried out within Universities or Research Institutes within the UK. The applicant must be supported by an academic project supervisor based there. Applicants must be undergraduates and second year students on a three-year degree course, or third year students on a four-year degree course. Applications must be made by the undergraduate student with guidance from the project supervisor.
International 3Rs prize
Deadline: December 5, 2018
Eligibility: The prize is for a piece of primary research, that has or could have major impacts on the replacement, reduction or refinement of the use of animals in research, published in a peer-reviewed journal in the last three years. Open to any researcher, in academia or industry, UK or international.
The Thierry Latran Foundation: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis research prize
Deadline: December 6, 2018
Eligibility: Teams based in EU-member states or in a country belonging to the Horizon 2020 Third Country Agreements (Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey, Israel, Moldova, Switzerland, Faroe Islands, Ukraine, Tunisia, Georgia, Armenia).
Support for young scientists in Brazil
Deadline: December 14, 2018
Eligibility: This is a grant for young scientists in Brazil who have an innovative, creative research project. The grant is provided by Serrapilheira, a private funding agency in Brazil. Details in Portuguese.
The Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders
Deadline: December 19, 2018
Eligibility: The program grants funding directly to academic centers, which then must identify and train a new movement disorder fellow over a two-year period. It is open to academic centers worldwide; previously awarded centers qualify to apply.
Johns Hopkins Centre for Alternatives to Animal Testing- Science-Based Refinement Awards
Deadline: December 31, 2018
Eligibility: These awards focus on identifying areas of research and testing where animal models lack reproducibility and translational value. The grant is intended for animal welfare scientists, veterinarians, and animal care technicians, as well as for researchers who conduct systematic reviews and meta-analyses of animal studies.
NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA)
Deadline: Three dates per year: January 25, 2019; April 15, 2019; and August 15, 2019
Eligibility: Applicant organizations may submit only one application per institution; An institution cannot commit to more than one CTSA Program application as a participating partner institution; CTSA Program hubs with more than 16 months of support remaining on the day of the submission deadline are not eligible. Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program hubs support high quality collaborative translational science locally, regionally, and nationally; foster scientific and operational innovation to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of clinical translational research; and create, provide, and disseminate domain-specific translational science training and workforce development.
Wellcome 4 year PhD Programmes in Science
Deadline: Preliminary applications due January 30 2019; Full invited applications due June 2019
Eligibility: Applicants must be the proposed director of a PhD programme (new programme or renewal of existing programme) employed at an eligible UK institution. Applications must be approved by the Host Institution.
NCATS Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Tissue Chips to Model Nociception, Addiction, and Overdose
Deadline: Call opens December 1st, 2018. Deadline for applications – February 28, 2019
Eligibility: The goals of this initiative are to develop and demonstrate the utility of microphysiological systems (MPS) to model pain-relevant and opioid use disorder (OUD) mechanisms in in vitro systems using human tissues to more accurately recapitulate human phenotypes; and to identify and test novel therapeutics or treatments in these systems that will be informative for preclinical efficacy and safety studies.
Next Generation Humane Science Award
Deadline: December 31, 2018
Eligibility: Young scientists working in the U.S. to acknowledge and encourage researchers who focus on replacing animal experiments.The 2018 award will provide a prize of up to $9,000 recognizing the work of one young scientist, or may be shared among two or more young scientists.
2019 Science-based Refinement Awards
Deadline: December 31, 2018
Eligibility: Individuals who work hands-on with animals, such as animal welfare scientists, veterinarians, and animal care technicians, as well as for researchers who conduct systematic reviews and meta-analyses of animal studies. For 2019, we will offer two awards of $5,000 each. There are no Facilities and Administrative Costs allowed on these awards.
Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Action
Deadline: March 20, 2019
Eligibility: European countries plus legal entities established in Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Republic of Korea, Russia and USA
Human-Animal Interaction (HAI) Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at NIH
Deadline: March 2019
Eligibility: Open to institutions worldwide