REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: 2018
INDO-U.S. JOINT PROGRAM ON PREVENTION OF HIV/AIDS AND STDs (JOINT PROGRAM) COLLABORATIVE AWARDS
Deadline: Monday, July 2, 2018
Opening:Thursday, March 5, 2018
ICMR is accepting joint proposals from Indian and US based investigators working jointly in the field of HIV transmission, prevention, and treatment, and HIV-associated comorbidities, coinfections, and complications, for the 2018 Indo-U.S. Joint Program on Prevention of HIV/AIDS and STDs (Joint Program) Collaborative Awards. This initiative is jointly conducted by ICMR and CRDF Global, utilizing funds provided by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). The Joint Program aims to expand the pool of researchers engaged in Indo-U.S. HIV/AIDS research cooperation. It focuses on fostering new research collaborations and supports training and mentorship for early-career researchers in India and the U.S. Under this engagement, U.S. investigators will receive funding from CRDF Global, and Indian investigators will receive funding from ICMR.
The primary goals and objectives of the initiative are to:
At least four awards will be made, each not to exceed $240,000USD in total budget (U.S. sub-team budget + Indian sub-team budget) for up to three years. Proposals must be submitted through both portals listed below as per procedure mentioned in RFP:
ICMR’s Electronic Project Proposal Management (e-PPMS) portal: http://icmrextramural.in/ICMR/
CRDF Global’s Electronic Proposal Submission (EPS) portal: https://eps.crdfglobal.org/2018-IndoUSJointProgram
Download the complete competition RFP and proposal form (attached).
For questions, please email ICMR and CRDF Global contacts (as needed) that are listed in the RFP.
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