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Individual Scholarship Opportunities

NIAID Research Education Program (PAR-22-134)

The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The overarching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nation’s biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs.

To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on:

  • Courses for Skills Development
  • Research Experiences
  • Mentoring Activities

Application Deadline: July 25, 2024

Details here


NIAID Research Education Program Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (PAR-23-282)

The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH.  The overarching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds, including those from groups underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral sciences, to pursue further studies or careers in research. 

To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this NOFO will support educational activities with a primary focus on:

  • Courses for Skills Development
  • Research Experiences
  • Mentoring Activities

Application Deadline: May 25, 2024; January 25, 2025; May 25, 2025; January 25, 2026; May 25, 2026

Details here


Cancer Research Education Grants Program - Courses for Skills Development (PAR-23-276)

The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH.  The overarching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nation’s biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs.

To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this NOFO will support educational activities with a primary focus on:

  • Courses for Skills Development

Application Deadline: May 25, 2024; September 25, 2024; January 25, 2025; May 25, 2025; September 25, 2025; January 25, 2026; May 25, 2026; September 25, 2026

Details here


UJMT LAUNCH: Building Research Capacity through Mentored Training

Since 2012, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Johns Hopkins University, Morehouse School of Medicine, and Tulane University have offered mentored research training through the UJMT Fogarty Global Health Fellowship program, funded by the Fogarty International Center within the National Institutes of Health.

This consortium brings together four top-ranked universities and their respective international research training sites in Africa, Asia, and the Americas. Trainee research projects are supported by mentors with expertise in clinical, public health, laboratory, and implementation research. Each trainee works with a team of mentors, including at least one U.S. and one international member to monitor the trainee’s progress and provide on-site supervision.

Regardless of their institutional affiliation, trainees will work at one of our core research sites in the following countries:

  • Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Malawi, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia
  • Asia: Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Vietnam
  • Americas: Bolivia, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Peru, Suriname

Application Deadline: Currently closed (check back for updated deadline)

Details here


American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Funding and Fellowships sponsored by ASTMH are listed below with varying deadlines and eligibility requirements

Details here


Rotary Peace Fellowships

The Rotary Peace Fellowship is designed for leaders with work experience in peace and development. Our fellows are committed to community and international service and the pursuit of peace. Each year, The Rotary Foundation awards up to 50 fellowships for master’s degrees and up to 80 for certificate studies at premier universities.

Application Deadline: 5/15/2024

Details here


American Academy of Pediatrics

International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) gives grants of $2000/year for 3 years to pediatric healthcare providers and educators in low-income and low-middle-income countries for programs that improve the health of infants, children, or adolescents.

Application Deadline: Currently closed (check back for updated deadline).

Details here


Wellcome Grants

The Wellcome Foundation funds researchers to take on important questions relating to life, health, and wellbeing, with creative approaches that push boundaries.

They plan to spend £16 billion by 2032 to advance scientific discovery and take on the world’s most urgent health issues.

They believe ground-breaking discoveries are more likely to occur in collaborations between a diverse range of people, so they are working with partners and the teams they fund to support a thriving, inclusive research culture.

View various funding opportunities here

One opportunity that may be of particular interest for CHIPO partners is Strengthening Health and Disease Modelling for Public Health Decision-Making in Africa. Currently closed (stay tuned for updates information). Details can be found here.