Call for applications: Operational research to support the elimination of communicable diseases in the Latin American and Caribbean region
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Deadline for submission: 10 October 2022 (23:59 EST)
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), jointly with the UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), is pleased to announce the 2022–2023 Impact Grants for Regional Priorities call for applications for operational research to support the elimination of communicable diseases in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Region.
Eligible countries: Only applicants from Latin America and the Caribbean are eligible.
Proposals may be submitted in English, Spanish or Portuguese.
Facilitate and strengthen public health-oriented operational research on selected communicable diseases that are potential candidates for elimination as a public health problem through an integrated approach.
Methodology and funding scope
Interventions and research questions within the scope of this call are listed in the document linked below. These have been selected based on a priority selection process undertaken by the PAHO Communicable Disease Department.
The funding is available for research only.
This PAHO/TDR call will not fund treatment and routine delivery of health services. Implementation and operational research activities supported by this call may be complementary to those supported by other stakeholders interested in the diseases and conditions covered in this call.
How to apply
Applications should be submitted online no later than 10 October 2022 (23:59 EST) through the eTDR Community Site.