External Opportunities

The following external funding calls may be of interest to BactiVac members and we also flag these opportunities on our Twitter feed.

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Funding Opportunities

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IVVN Fellowship Programme: The International Veterinary Vaccinology Network (IVVN) are excited to announce the launch of a fellowship programme to support the professional development of female postdoctoral researchers from low-and-middle income countries (LMICs). The programme is funded by the IVVN and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and £50,000 is available per fellowship for a duration of 9-11 months. The fellowships aim to support the career progression of women working in LMICs and accelerate the development of vaccines for livestock and zoonotic diseases.

9th April 2020

IMPRINT is looking to support creative and innovative projects that improve the public’s awareness and understanding of maternal vaccination with up to £15,000. 

The aim of IMPRINT’s public engagement grants is to fund new, innovative and creative projects that improve the public’s awareness and understanding of maternal vaccination, build confidence and address risk perceptions.

  • Funds of up to £15,000 per project will be available to IMPRINT members (and their collaborators where applicable).
  • Activities in/for LMICs and/or with LMIC participation are particularly encouraged.
  • Applications will be assessed using a transparent application process and scoring system.

10th May 2020, 15:00 GMT

Hic-Vac training funding (open call): Training grants of up to £5,000 are available to help HIC-Vac members pursue training opportunities that will contribute to their continued professional development. This can include (but is not limited to):  attending courses or workshops; laboratory exchange/work shadowing; attending an international conference to present a talk

Open call – applications can be submitted at any time