Research Calls

GCRF Vaccine Networks (IVVN, BactiVac, HIC-Vac, IMPRINT & VALIDATE) are running a veterinary and human vaccinology course in association with the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (UN FAO), through the European Commission for the Control of Foot and Mouth Disease (EuFMD),

DEADLINE: 2018-09-09 00:00:00

The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Vaccine Networks (IVVN, BactiVac, HIC-Vac, IMPRINT and VALIDATE) are running a veterinary and human vaccinology course in association with the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (UN FAO), through the European Commission for the Control of Foot and Mouth Disease (EuFMD), from Monday 3rd to Friday 7th December 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The course is aimed at post-graduate students and early career researchers and will address aspects of human and animal vaccinology, the vaccine development process, biomanufacturing, regulatory and ethical issues. The course will be delivered by an exceptional line up of world renowned academic and industrial speakers, and resonates with the ‘One Health’ agenda by highlighting the synergies between the human and veterinary vaccinology fields from scientific, technological and regulatory perspectives. The course emulates the successful series of Jenner Institute training courses in Africa.
The GCRF Vaccinology Networks are providing scholarships that will cover the cost of travel, accommodation, meals and course fees. Prospective attendees are invited to apply through the GCRF Vaccine Networks websites.
There are a total of 40 scholarships available to attend this workshop, of which IVVN will be sponsoring 20.

 

 

Pre-announcement: Agri-systems research to enhance livelihoods in developing countries: UK government’s Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).

(27/06/2018) The aim of this call is to enhance livelihoods through interdisciplinary research to improve agricultural systems by understanding, interactions between the biology of crops and farmed animals, their environments and management. The call will

Developing innovative veterinary solutions for the fight against antimicrobial resistance

(26/06/2018) InnoVET-AMR seeks proposals for research that will develop innovative veterinary solutions focused on product development to reduce therapeutic and prevent non-therapeutic antimicrobial (AMR) use by farmers in developing countries. The progra

BBSRC-NRF Newton-Utafiti fund call in enhancing ruminant livestock productivity

(Application deadline 10 April 2018) The UK Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and National Research Fund (NRF) in Kenya joint call for collaborative research under the Newton-Utafiti Fund programme, focused on tackling challen

Antimicrobial Resistance Sandpit: week commencing 6 November 2017; Full proposal application deadline: December 2017

This sandpit will be a residential interactive workshop over 3.5 days in India in November 2017 leading to collaborative research projects aimed at addressing AMR in humans and animals in India.

Understanding the challenge of resistance in agriculture (BBSRC)

(Application deadline: 27 April 2017, 4pm)

EuFMD: Fund for Applied Research

Deadlines: 17 March 2017 and 5 January 2018

Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, Call for proposals (CfP): Vaccine development against prioritized epidemic infectious diseases (Nipah virus, MERS, Lassa fever)

The deadline for submission of preliminary proposals is 8 March 2017. Shortlisted applicants will be invited in April 2017 to submit full proposals. Reference number: CEPI-CfP-001