Grants and other funding activities
TDR funds specific research projects in diseases of poverty, which cover infectious diseases and the culture and environment that contribute to these problems. We also support the development of individuals and institutions in the countries where these diseases are prevalent.
Selection criteria are explained in each grant call.
Below are the current opportunities.
Calls for grant applications or/and letters of interest
Postgraduate training grants now available
Seven universities provide Masters and PhD level degrees that focus on implementation research. Applications need to be submitted to the universities.
Joint WHO-AFRO/TDR/EDCTP Small Grants Scheme for implementation research on infectious diseases of poverty
Deadline for submission: 30 November 2017
Only applicants from the WHO African Region eligible
This call is for applications for implementation research that can cover a range of diseases, conducted through close collaboration between researchers and national disease programmes.