Research Calls

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

GCRF: Networks in vector borne disease researchfull applications (invitation only)

The Medical Research Council (MRC) and Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) call for community building Networks in Vector Borne Disease (VBD) Research. Call ends 16 Feb 2017