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Category: Funding Opportunities

Limited Submission Opportunity: Kluge Chairs at the Library of Congress

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 20, 2020. The Kluge Center in the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building brings a small number of major scholars and thinkers to the Library of Congress every year to use the rich and often unique materials available here. Appointees are chosen on the basis of intellectual accomplishment, the ability to communicate ideas to a broad audience, and their relevance to the challenges faced by democracies in the 21st century.

Limited Submission Opportunity: St. Baldrick’s Foundation Scholar Awards

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 20, 2020. The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer and donor powered charity committed to supporting the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long and healthy lives. Current funding priorities are: New discovery research, translational research and early phase clinical trials, phase III clinical trials & infrastructure support of participating institutions (primarily the fall grant cycle), and education of new pediatric oncology researchers

Limited Submission Opportunity: Oskar Fisher Prize

DEADLINE: DECEMBER 15, 2020. The Oskar Fischer Prize initiative will engage the world’s brightest minds in a comprehensive literature review with the goal of synthesizing that information into one explanation for the cause of Alzheimer’s disease, taking a new systems approach to the research on Alzheimer’s, building on the work Oskar Fischer started over a century ago.

Call for Proposals: Pfizer CTI

We are pleased to announce a call for proposals for Pfizer’s Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI) program for collaborative development of novel biotherapeutics. Deadline: September 21, 2020 Areas of Interest and Targets/Pathways of Focus: Opportunities related to DNA damage response and replicative stress in the context of nuclear or spatial organization. Novel strategies targeting the […]

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Global Scholars Program 2020

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) have invited Boston University, as one of a selected group of international institutions, to participate in their NIBR Global Scholars Program 2020. The program will provide BU faculty PIs with access to disease area drug-hunting and translational research expertise. Selected proposals, not funded by traditional grant support, will receive […]

Limited Submission Opportunity: Addressing Racial Disparities in Maternal Mortality and Morbidity

DEADLINE: MAY 11, 2020. This initiative will support multidisciplinary research examining mechanisms underlying racial and ethnic disparities in maternal mortality and morbidity, testing the efficacy and/or effectiveness of multi-level interventions, and/or research strategies to optimally and sustainably deliver proven-effective prevention and treatment interventions to reduce these disparities