OTHER INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES AND FOUNDATIONS
|Summary||The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is committed to alleviating the suffering caused by mental illness by awarding grants that will lead to advances and breakthroughs in scientific research.|
The focus of this foundation is to understand, prevent, and treat brain and behavioral disorders including autism, anxiety, depression, and others.
There are three funding types as follows:
Young Investigator Grants
Independent Investigator Grants
Distinguished Investigator Grants
|Summary||EMBO is an organization that promotes excellence in life science careers, with an emphasis on molecular biology.|
EMBO helps young scientists to advance their research, promote their international reputations and ensure their mobility. Courses, workshops, conferences and EMBO Press publications disseminate the latest research and offer training in techniques to maintain high standards of excellence in research practice. EMBO helps to shape science policy by seeking input and feedback from our community and by following closely the trends in science in Europe.
It provides support through the following mechanisms:
Short-Term and Long-Term, and European Respiratory Society (ERS) Fellowships
• For the assistant professor level
• Funding of 15.000€ and an extensive network of opportunities for mentoring and professional development.
• Annual application deadline, April 1
Travel and Lecture Grants
• Funding to attend or organize EMBO events
|Summary||The U.S. National Institutes of Health fund a wide variety of biomedical projects in fields such as cancer biology, vaccine development, mental health biology, drug and alcohol addiction treatments, bioinformatics, and many more, with new opportunities announced weekly.|
Non-U.S.-based research groups must either provide evidence that they can contribute a unique resource that is not available in the U.S. (e.g., a unique collection of samples) OR they may act as the sub-contractor of a U.S.-based collaborator.
|Modality||NIH offers funding for many types of grants, contracts, and programs.|
|Summary||Translational cancer research|
This foundation provides financing for projects that could reduce the incidence of cancer or improve cancer survival.
Projects of 12-36 months will be funded for up to 250.000 £.
Applications are due annually in April or October.
For more information: Kate Chabarek - firstname.lastname@example.org