Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount:
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Apr 26, 2017
Sponsor's: May 03, 2017

Subject Areas:

The Grand Challenges family of initiatives fosters innovation to solve key health and development problems. See below for Grand Challenges grant opportunities with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation as sole or contributing funder.

Round 19 is targeting the following challenges: Health Systems Strengthening: Ensuring Effective Health Supply Chains New Approaches for Improving Timeliness of Routine Immunizations in Low-Resource Settings Wearables and Technology for Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Behavior Change Innovations for Integrated Diagnostics Systems

Application Details: The initiative uses an agile, accelerated grant-making process with short two-page applications and no preliminary data required. Applications are submitted online, and winning grants are chosen approximately 4 months from the submission deadline. Initial grants of $100,000 are awarded two times a year. Successful projects have the opportunity to receive a follow-on grant of up to $1 million.Please see the sponsor's website for details regarding each challenge.
NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts:

Sponsor Contacts:

PO BOX 23350
SEATTLE, Washington, United States
206 7093140