National Institute of Health (NIH)


 

Collaborative Consortia for the Study of HIV-Associated Cancers: U.S. and Low and Middle Income Country Partnerships

Location: Sub-Saharan Africa

Levels of Study: doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: cancer research and global health sciences

Description: Supports interdisciplinary research on HIV-associated malignancies in low-and middle-income countries (LMICs) to be conducted by collaborative consortia involving partnering institutions from both LMIC and the United States.

Eligibility: U.S. citizenship, permanent residence and international applicants from Sub-Saharan Africa who meet the eligibility requirement as a multiple principal director/principal investigator.

Award Deadline: December

Limited Submission for Universities: Only one application per institution

Letter of Intent Required: Yes, due in November

Website: Learn more about the Collaborative Consortia for the Study of HIV-Associated Cancers: U.S. and Low Middle Income Country Partnerships at the National Institute of Health

 

Fogarty Global Health Training Program for Fellows and Scholars

Location: low and middle-income countries (LMICs) as defined by the World Bank

Levels of Study: doctoral students, medical students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: dentistry, medicine, nursing, public health and veterinary

Description: Provides mentorship, research opportunities and a collaborative research environment for early stage investigators from the U.S. and LMICs. Applicants develop and implement a global health research training program. At least 50% of trainee projects should focus on HIV/AIDS.

Eligibility: U.S. citizenship or permanent residence

Award Deadline: August

Limited Submission for Universities: Only one application per institution

Letter of Intent Required: Yes, due in July

Website: Learn more about the Fogarty Global Health Training Program for Fellows and Scholars at the National Institute of Health

 

Fogarty International Training Grants

Location: low and middle-income countries (LMICs) as defined by the World Bank

Levels of Study: doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: global health sciences

Description: Provides funding for basic, clinical and applied research and training for U.S. and foreign investigators working in the developing world. All trainees receive instruction in rigorous research design, research ethics and statistical analysis in diverse areas that are relevant to the health priorities of LMICs.

Eligibility: U.S. and non-U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: Varies by grant

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the Fogarty International Training Grants at the National Institute of Health

 

NIH-NIDA International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research

Location: worldwide

Levels of Study: doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: behavioral/cognitive science, genetics, molecular biology, neurobiology and public health

Description: Funds research projects abroad that focus on HIV/AIDS and drug abuse, nicotine and tobacco use, the neuroscience of marijuana and cannabinoids and the impact of laws and policies on marijuana. Research must be conducted by U.S. investigators in collaboration with non-U.S.-based investigators.

Eligibility: U.S. citizenship or permanent residence

Award Deadline: January

Limited Submission for Universities: No, provided that each application is scientifically distinct. The NIH will not accept duplicate or highly overlapping applications under review at the same time.

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the NIH-NIDA International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research at the National Institute of Health