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How to Apply. Thank you for your interest in the IZUMI Foundation!

How to Apply

Please complete the online submission form to tell us more about your organization and proposed program. If we have additional questions, or if we would like to invite your organization to submit a detailed Letter of Inquiry or Full Proposal, we will contact you at the email address or phone number provided. If you are unsure if your organization meets the funding criteria, please review our Frequently Asked Questions. When completing the Program Description portion of the submission form, please consider including a brief explanation of the following: A statement of needA brief description of the principal objective of the proposed programA description of the population that will be servedA brief explanation of the organization ability/qualification to perform the projectAn estimate of the overall project budget and amount requestedA timeline for the project At this time the IZUMI Foundation does not accept unsolicited proposals.

Funding Agencies for Global Health Opportunities. OPEN CONCEPT MEMO GLOBAL HEALTH GRANTS. Exploratory/Development Grants. Purpose Support for early stage conceptual work and feasibility tests in biomedical informatics and bioinformatics.

Exploratory/Development Grants

These studies may involve considerable risk but may lead to a breakthrough in a particular area, or to the development of novel techniques or approaches that could have major impact on a field of biomedical, behavioral, or clinical research. Preliminary data are not required, but applicants are urged to provide milestones by which progress on the project can be measured. This program expires September 8, 2016 unless reissued.

Only electronic applications are accepted. Extramural Grant Programs. How to Apply for Funding - How to Apply for Funding. The process for submitting proposals to IDRC is lengthy and thorough.

How to Apply for Funding - How to Apply for Funding

It generally includes the steps below. Please note that because of limited funding, we are not able to fund all interesting ideas. 1. Share our vision Before approaching us, we recommend that you familiarize yourself with our approach and priorities. 2. Please note that, in most cases, we will only support research that is defined, conducted, and managed by developing-country researchers. Proposals and ideas are reviewed by our program officers. Our program officers work as a team and consult other members to ensure the research proposed meets our criteria. 3. Some program areas have specific requirements. Programs - Home. Latest Results IDRC-funded research is using mathematical modelling to influence local and national policies in China to reduce HIV transmission.

Programs - Home

Treatment as preventionEarlier research conducted under Modelling and controlling infectious diseases project... Research in Africa has shown that flexible intellectual property policies can lead to greater innovation and development. The Open African Innovation Research and Training (Open A.I.R.) research project investigated the unique collaborative... IDRC is a long-time supporter of South Asia's Community of Evaluators to advance evaluation practices in the region. After a decade of work developing the Outcome Mapping Approach, IDRC has played an important role in the development of ROMA, an adaptation of IDRC’s original outcome mapping research. Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Innovations: funding applied medical research and development. Recent Grants Awarded. Save the Children was awarded a one-year, $100,000 grant for the program, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Nutrition and Family Planning in Kenya – Expanding on the Safe Motherhood Program.

Recent Grants Awarded

The project will improve maternal and child health in four Turkana districts – Loima, Turkana Central, Turkana South, and Turkana East. The total number of direct beneficiaries is estimated at 86,578 women of reproductive age, 64,933 children under the age of five and 101,007 men. HIDEYO NOGUCHI AFRICA PRIZE. NOMINATION GUIDELINES (for both categories: Medical Research and Medical Services) -Click here (pdf)- SUBMISSION OF NOMINATIONS (for both categories: Medical Research and Medical Services) Following the Nomination Guidelines, please email or mail your nomination form with attachments to the below address.


The nomination form may be downloaded. PAR-14-028: Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in Low and Middle Income Countries (R21) Part 1.

PAR-14-028: Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in Low and Middle Income Countries (R21)

Overview Information Key Dates Required Application Instructions. AHRQ National Resource Center; Health Information Technology: Best Practices Transforming Quality, Safety, and Efficiency. This R21 FOA ( will fund exploratory and developmental research grants that will contribute to the evidence base of how health IT improves health care quality.

AHRQ National Resource Center; Health Information Technology: Best Practices Transforming Quality, Safety, and Efficiency

The total costs for a project awarded under this FOA will not exceed $200,000 in any given year or $300,000 for the entire project period. The project period may not exceed 2 years. Grants and Funding. Dar Teknohama Business Incubator. All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development. What We Look For. DIV evaluates applicant solutions based on three main criteria: the cost effectiveness of the idea relative to traditional alternatives; the project’s plan for collecting rigorous evidence of success; and the solution’s proposed pathways to scale if it is proven effective.

What We Look For

Cost Effectiveness DIV seeks applications that have ideas for addressing development challenges more effectively and more cheaply. Therefore, cost analysis must be conducted in all projects; the specific approach can be determined based on the solution. Rigorous Testing Many pilots never reach scale because they do not sufficiently focus on collecting rigorous evidence of success.

Pathways to Scale Innovations are expected to eventually scale up through the private sector, the public sector, or in some cases a combination of the two, in order to reach sustainability without DIV support. Scale through the public sector. Scale through the private sector. Criteria for Selection : Innovation Prize for Africa. The winning innovations are determined based on the products’ uniqueness and their potential contribution to socio-economic development in Africa through increased efficiency and cost savings.

Criteria for Selection : Innovation Prize for Africa

Five criteria to be considered: Grassroots Business Fund. The investment guidelines below help us identify the businesses that have the highest potential to succeed commercially, while also generating a positive social impact. If you have questions or comments, please feel free to contact us. Saving Lives at Birth Announces Goal of an Additional $50M for Maternal and Newborn Innovation. For Immediate Release Tuesday, October 7, 2014. Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa. Discovery Foundation – funds– Tshikululu. Established in 2006 as one element of Discovery Holdings’ black economic empowerment transaction, the Discovery Foundation is an independent trust that is investing at least R150 million in grants towards developing South Africa’s scarce specialist healthcare resources. The Discovery Foundation Awards include scholarships, bursaries and research fellowships as well as support for teaching and research institutions.

It is expected to support training of around 300 new medical specialists over ten years – focusing on training specialists for rural areas, developing academic medicine and research centres and increasing the number of sub-specialists. The Discovery Foundation makes four groups of awards each year to outstanding individual and institutional candidates, benefiting academic medicine, rural healthcare, specialist training and service delivery and innovation: Application deadlines Application deadlines are as follows: Click to download the Discovery Foundation application brochure.

ERC-2015-STG. Call updates 24-10-2014 16:13:31 Please note that the document 'Information for applicants to the Starting and Consolidator Grant 2015 calls' updated on 24 October 2014 is now available in the 'Call documents' section. More Call updates + Calls - Research Participant Portal. Excellent Science European Research Council. How to get funding? Participant Portal Two year work programmes announce the specific areas that will be funded by Horizon 2020. Funding opportunities - Summary, 10 October 2014 - tkilimba - Mail.

Funding opportunities - Summary, 10 October 2014 - tkilimba - Mail.