Funding Announcements

The information below includes the current global health related grants that we have been made aware of.  Some of the deadlines may have passed (particularly student grants), but those are often recurring grants and they are left in the table to allow preparation for future years. You may also wish to visit the Health Sciences Grants Information Portal provided by the Taubman Health Sciences Library.

We also encourage faculty members to become familiar with the UMMS Competition Space that allows browsing, applying, and tracking for open funding opportunities (bridging support, pilot grants, external limited sumbissions, and ther opportunities) through UMMS. Enter the UMMS Competition Space here.

The list below is not inclusive, by all means, and we appreciate your assistance in building this portfolio.  Please contact Global REACH if you have suggestions.

For Faculty

Fogarty International Funding Opportunities may be viewed here.

Understanding and Addressing the Multi-level Influences on Uptake and Adherence to HIV Prevention Strategies Among Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa

App Deadline: December 20, 2016

National Cancer Institute Program Project Applications (P01)
App Deadline: Jan 7, 2017

Research Education: Inititiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) Program (R25)
App Deadline: Jan 27, 2017; Jan 26, 2018; Jan 28, 2019

Global Noncommunicable Diseases and Injury Across the Lifespan: Exploratory Research (R21) (PAR-16-052)
App Deadline: February 22, 2017

Planning Grant for Emerging Epidemic Virus Research Training for West African Countries with Widespread Transmission of Ebola- Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone (D71)
App Deadline: February 22, 2017

Revision Applications for US-South Africa Program for Collaborative Biomedical Research (R01)
App Deadline: March 28, 2017

Global Infectious Disease Research Administration Development Award for Low-and Middle-Income Country Institutions (G11)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
App Deadline: July 14, 2017

US-India Collaborative Vision Research Program (R01) (PAR-15-320)
App Deadline: Nov 9, 2017

HIV/AIDS Vaccine Scholars Program (K01)
App Deadline: Jan 11, 2018

Strategies for the Improvement of HIV Envelope Protein Expression and Yield
App Deadline: Apr 5, 2019

Surgical Disparities Research (R01)
Exploratory/Developmental Surgical Disparities Research (R21)
App Deadline: June 7, 2019

Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program (D43)
App Deadline: July 25, 2019


See also the funding opportunities page for Faculty here.

For Students

UM Funding Opportunities

View M-Compass website here.


MHIRT (Center for Human Growth & Development)
The Minority and Health Disparities International Health Training Program provides two first-year medical students per year with a paid opportunity to participate in international research at one of several sites around the world. Students must be able to demonstrate that they meet one of the following criteria: minority status; member of a health disparities population; or that research conducted will be on a topic related to health disparities.
App Deadline: Generally 2nd week of November

External Funding Opportunities 

USAID Global Health Fellows II - Internship Program
App Deadline: generally mid-late January

Global Health Corps
App Deadline: generally early February
Materials generally available early November

CDC Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
Check back Fall 2016

Clinton Foundation Internships
Deadline for Summer Programs: February 28
Deadline for Fall Programs: June 15
Deadline for Spring Programs: Nov 15

Foundation for Global Scholars (FGS)



See also the funding opportunities page for Students here.