Application Deadline: February 14, 2017, 17:00 GMT
Call Budget: USD 100,000
Most extreme no. of honors: Seven
Most extreme subsidizing per grant: USD 25,000
Call Opening date: January 09, 2017, 08:00 GMT
Declaration of honors: March 10, 2017, 17:00 GMT
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is supporting the African Research Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (ARNTD) through the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD) with 100,000 USD to start the main African Researchers’ Small Grants Program (SGP). Cooperation between COR-NTD and ARNTD, which were both framed in 2013, gives a one of a kind chance to a synergistic push to address rising difficulties confronting program usage in Africa in accordance with the objectives set up in the London Declaration. SGP is contained two little concede financing tracks:
a. Little concedes for junior specialists
b. Little concedes for mid-profession as well as senior scientists.
This first call for proposition is focused at remarkable scientists and scholastics based at research organizations or colleges in Africa. Candidates should show that the proposed research or movement is adjusted to nation/program interests and has potential institutional/singular limit building sway. The little allows focused at junior scientists at the Masters or PhD level will give up to four 1-year gives, each running from USD 5,000-15,000. Three little 1-year stipends for mid-profession and additionally senior scientists will be given, each extending from USD 15,000-25,000.
1. Must be as of now utilized or enlisted as an understudy by a scholastic, wellbeing, or research foundation in Africa for the term of the concede
2. Must show having a guarantee to NTD-related research and additionally the aptitudes and experience required to do the proposed work
3. Must have the capacity to give confirmation of research yield, including productions or potentially presentations at logical gatherings.
Particular to candidates for the lesser specialists’ awards:
1. Must be an early profession specialist, characterized as a fundamental biomedical researcher, clinically qualified agent or general wellbeing analyst, who has not beforehand contended effectively as foremost examiner for a noteworthy research concede
2. Must hold no less than a Master’s degree or ought to be effectively selected in doctoral reviews. Candidates holding a doctoral degree (e.g. PhD, DrPH, DSc) probably graduated close to seven years back. Clinicians (e.g. MBChB, MBBS, MD, DVM holders), who have not finished a Master’s degree must have some authority preparing (e.g. Participation, Fellowship) or have the capacity to show significant research preparing/knowledge
3. Must not right now hold positions above instructor/partner teacher level or proportionate.
Particular to candidates for the mid-profession/senior specialists awards:
1. Must be a mid-vocation/senior specialist, characterized as an essential biomedical researcher, clinically qualified agent or general wellbeing analyst, who has already contended effectively as central examiner for a noteworthy research give, however is close to fifteen years from their most noteworthy level of study
2. Must hold a doctoral degree (e.g. PhD, DrPH, DSc). Clinicians (e.g. MBChB, MBBS, MD, DVM holders), who have not finished a PhD more likely than not finished master preparing (e.g. Cooperation) or have the capacity to exhibit important preparing fixing to inquire about (e.g. MSc, MPhil), or encounter
3. Must hold a position no lower than Senior speaker/Senior Scientific Officer level or identical
4. Must show that they have a reputation and continuous duty to NTD inquire about.
Instructions to apply
1. Get to the online application form here, total every required segment and submit in front of the deadline
2. Email a duplicate of your financial plan in Microsoft Excel configuration to email@example.com with both the document name and subject heading: “SURNAME_Budget_SGP”. Where “SURNAME” is the surname of the candidate
Audit of the application will think about the accompanying:
1. The qualification of the candidate
2. The logical value of the proposed extend
3. The essentialness of the examination
4. The potential for scaling up the examination
5. The general nature of the application
You may contact the ARNTD anytime amid the period when the call is open by sending an email with the headline “Inquiry_SGP” to: