Funding opportunities - Page 2

The Kavli Trust will be awarding a total of NOK 25 M to collaborative research projects addressing selected evidence gaps in child and adolescent mental health. Pre-proposal deadline is September 27th.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation is now accepting applications for 2017 funding through its three core funding programs. Deadline for pre-proposals is 27 September 2017.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation calls for proposals on mithocondrial biomarkers for Parkinson's disease (PD). Project duration is 1 - 2 years and budget is up to $200 000. Deadline for pre-proposals is 27 September 2017.

The goal of this project is to develop novel approaches through the proof of concept stage for the manufacturing of artemisinin and/or its precursors as a starting material or intermediate to prepare artemisinin-based active pharmaceutical ingredients.

JPI HDHL is working on the challenge to prevent or delay the onset of diet-related chronic diseases. This rapid action call will support community-led working groups that can push forward the field of diet-related chronic diseases. Deadline: 29 August 2017.

The Human Brain Project (HBP)is an ambitious 10-year research initiative, part of the EU flagship program. One project, with a budget of 450 000 € will be funded. Of these, 150 000 € must be in-kind. Project duration is 24 months.

The Traditional Scholars program offers Norwegian citizens with a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in any field the opportunity to do research and/or teach in the U.S. for a period of 3 to 12 months. Deadline: 1 October 2017.

The LEO Foundation supports international dermatological research projects and activities that address issues in disease understanding, disease treatment, disease awareness and patient wellbeing. Deadlines: several in 2017, starting on 3 February.

The ERC Starting Grant is now open for applications with deadline 17 October 2017. ERC offers highly attractive funding for ambitious researchers with groundbreaking research ideas.

SIU launches a new call for proposals for long-term project cooperation between Norwegian and Russian higher education institutions. Deadline: 23 October 2017.

Projects for sustaining and exploiting key results of selected, previous IMI projects.  A total of 5 MEUR is available. Maximum project duration is 24 months. Deadline: October 24th 2017.

A total of 64 MEUR is available for projects within seven topics. Consortia include pre-defined list of pharmaceutical Companies, one of them leading the consortium. Deadline: October 24th 2017.

The ERC Synergy Grant (SyG) is open for applications with deadline 14 November 2017. ERC SyG is for 2 - 4 PIs and their teams, bringing together complementary skills in order to jointly address ambitious research problems. Applications can be made in any field of research and must demonstrate that the proposed research cannot be carried out by a single PI working alone.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation calls for Applications for Edmond J. Safra Fellowships in Movement Disorders. Fellowship duration is 2 years and funding is $ 90 000/year. Deadline for proposals is 6 December 2017.

Mobility grants for research stays abroad are awarded to individuals whose positions are already funded under the BEDREHELSE or BEHANDLING programmes. Research stays should last 3 - 12 months. The call is open-ended.