CFAR RFAs for Pilot Awards and Community Collaborative Awards on HIV and HIV-related Comorbidities, including COVID-19

The Developmental Core has released Requests for Applications for its fall 2020 competition. The Third Coast CFAR will give special, but not exclusive, priority to research focused on non-AIDS comorbidities that occur with higher incidence in people living with HIV, including but not limited to: COVID-19, cardiovascular diseases, sleep disorders, non-AIDS defining cancer, TB, HCV, diabetes, and depression. [...]

Call for Proposals: NU ID Emerging and Re-Emerging Pathogens Program

The Emerging and Re-Emerging Pathogens Program (EREPP) in Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine's Division of Infectious Diseases requests applications to support research proposals focused on emerging and remerging infections. Applications may request support for basic, translational or clinical research. Projects should represent a new direction for the investigators rather than an expansion of an [...]

NIH Announces EHE Supplement Project RFA

The NIH has released a Request for Applications (RFA) for collaborative, implementation research projects that will advance the goals of the Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) initiative. Locally, applications will be submitted as requests for supplements to the Third Coast CFAR grant. Final applications are due at NIH on May 28, 2020, with budget and subcontract deadline in [...]

CDC Funding Opportunity for CDPH and Potential Partners in Response to the EHE Initiative

The CDC announces the availability of fiscal year 2020 funds for a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to support the development and implementation of programs tailored to ending the HIV epidemic in America. Recent scientific advances in HIV prevention and treatment have made ending the HIV epidemic in America a realistic possibility. Under the leadership [...]

Center for Innovation in Point-of-Care Technologies for HIV/AIDS (C-THAN) Applications Due March 2

The NIBIB-funded Center for Innovation in Point-of-Care Technologies for HIV/AIDS at Northwestern University (C-THAN) seeks collaborative research projects to develop novel point-of-care technologies (POCT) aimed at improving diagnosis and treatment monitoring of HIV/AIDS and co-morbidities in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC). If successful, projects should be viable candidates for commercial development. Awards will be up to $50,000- $100,000 for 12 months. [...]

Adolescent Trials Network RFP: Research Aimed at Ending the HIV Epidemic

The purpose of this RFP is to encourage collaboration among investigators and the NIH-sponsored Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions (ATN) by providing funding support for scientifically meritorious research projects that address the scientific objectives of the ATN in support of the Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America. This funding opportunity is [...]

Funds for Research on Non-AIDS Defining Cancers

NIH will fund supplements to existing P30 Cancer Centers to support HIV-related research in three areas (see RFAs below). A cancer center may submit one application per topic. Please contact the administrator for your institution's cancer center (i.e. University of Chicago or Northwestern University) as soon as possible to determine eligibility. Immunotherapy and Tumor Microenvironment [...]

NIH RFA: Implementation Research in Ryan White Sites to Further EHE

RFA-MH-20-520 Implementation Research in HRSA Ryan White Sites: Screening and Treatment for Mental and Substance Use Disorders to Further the National “Ending the HIV Epidemic” Goals (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) This FOA invites applications to enhance screening and treatment for mental and substance use disorders in HRSA Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program funded sites through implementation [...]

HVTN Research Grant Opportunities for Black and Latinx Medical Students

Research and Mentorships Program (RAMP) Scholar Awards: Seeking Black and Latinx medical students interested in HIV vaccine research Download RAMP Flier DEADLINE: January 6, 2020 The HIV Vaccine Trials Network, in collaboration with the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is [...]

Applications for HIV-related Cardiovascular and Sleep Disorders K12 Career Development Program are due February 28, 2020

Drs. John Schneider and Hossein Ardehali, Co-Directors of the Third Coast HIV-related Cardiovascular and Sleep Disorders K12 Career Development Program (TC-CS K12), are pleased to announce a new funding opportunity for faculty-level investigators interested in HIV-related comorbidities in cardiovascular and sleep disorders. The NHLBI K12 Scholar Awards provide substantial salary support (up to $85,000 plus [...]