The Institute encourages research that improves understanding of the complex pathogen, host, environment interactions that fuel the emergence and spread of infectious diseases.
This large-scale funding opportunity is specifically aimed at groups that are driven by strong preliminary data and collaboration. Projects up to $50,000 will be funded and must be concluded within 1-2 years.
Submissions will be evaluated using a double-stage procedures. Initially screening will be performed by an executive team to ensure that the objectives and minimum quality criteria are met. Then a multidisciplinary advisory board, composed of members from major schools and disciplines will consider the strategic importance and strength of the application.
Contact the Marie Bashir Institute to find out more about applying for this funding call.