Grant and Funding Opportunities
Promoting Reproductive Health Through Research and Innovation
The Lalor Foundation’s Fellowship Program awards fellowships to institutions for basic postdoctoral research in mammalian reproductive biology as related to the regulation of fertility. The 2016 application deadline is midnight eastern standard time Friday, January 15.
The Anna Lalor Burdick Program seeks to educate young women about human reproduction in order to broaden and enhance their options in life. Deadlines for concept papers are May 1 and November 1.
Funding Opportunity Announcement
The National Institutes of Health Common Fund announces the FY 2016 funding opportunity for the NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards (EIA). The EIA initiative allows exceptional junior scientists to accelerate their transition to an independent research career by “skipping” the traditional postdoctoral training. To be eligible, candidates at time of application must be within one year (before or after) of completion of their terminal degree or clinical residency. In addition, at time of application, candidates must not be in an independent position (as defined in the FOA). Each institution (designated by a unique DUNS identifier) may submit up to two applications in response to this FOA. Letters of intent are due Dec. 29, 2015 Applications are due January 29, 2016. See the instructions in the Funding Opportunity Announcement (RFA-RM-15-006).