This is a listing of TDR grant and training calls during the past year that are now closed. Applicants will be notified of the status based on the terms of the call.
Grants with 2019 closing date
Grants with 2018 closing date
Call for contractors to provide technical support for the preparation of a repository of resources for pharmacovigilance capacity strengthening
Submission closed: 06 February 2018
The contractor will work under the broader guidance of the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) to prepare a repository of available resources for pharmacovigilance (PV) capacity strengthening.
Grants with 2017 closing date
Joint WHO-AFRO/TDR/EDCTP Small Grants Scheme for implementation research on infectious diseases of poverty
Submission closed: 30 November 2017
Only applicants from the WHO African Region eligibleThis call is for applications for implementation research that can cover a range of diseases, conducted through close collaboration between researchers and national disease programmes.
Call for Specialized Agencies and/or Consultants to Provide Resource Mobilization Services
Submission closed: 31 March 2017
The purpose of the Consultancy is to assist TDR in designated funding resource mobilization to support operations in the 2018 - 2019 biennium. This part-time consultancy should begin no later than 15 April 2017 for a period of 6 months. More information
Study to inform the development of international standards for online repositories for neglected infectious diseases research data
Submission closed: 17 March 2017
A call jointly sponsored by The Wellcome Trust and TDR on research to support the future development of internationally recognised standards for research data repositories focused on neglected infectious diseases. More information
Call for institutions and/or consultants to perform commissioned reviews on multi-sectoral approaches for the prevention and control of malaria and emerging arboviral diseases
Submission closed: 5 February 2017
The overall objective of this call is to support a landscape analysis to better identify the knowledge gaps and lessons learnt about the transmission patterns and ecology of mosquito vectors, and the challenges and successes in preventing and controlling the diseases they transmit. Under this call, 5 commissioned review proposals that provide a landscape of Multi-Sectoral Approaches (MSAs) will be selected for funding for a maximum total funding of US$ 25 000 per commissioned review.
EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowships
Submission closed: 2 February 2017
This joint call for proposals provides fellowships to early-to-mid-career scientists and clinical staff in low- and middle-income countries to learn how to conduct clinical trials. Selected applicants are placed in pharmaceutical companies or product development partnerships for 6-15 months.
Call for institutions and/or consultants to undertake landscape analysis on research gaps related to mosquito vectors of the Zika virus
Submission closed: 21 January 2017
The overall objective of this call is to support a landscape analysis to better identify the knowledge gaps in our understanding of the transmission patterns and ecology of the mosquitoes vectors of the ZIKV. Under this call, two commissioned review proposals will be selected for funding for a maximum total funding of US$ 50 000 per commissioned review.