Research and Funding

Funding Opportunities

Limited Competition: Fogarty International Research Collaboration - Behavioral and Social Sciences (FIRCA-BSS) Research Award (R03)

Funding Number: PAR-11-036
Funding Type: PAR
Release Date: November 17, 2010
Expiration Date: January 11, 2013
Web Site: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-11-036.html
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), the Fogarty International Research Collaboration Behavioral and Social Sciences (FIRCA-BSS) Research Award facilitates collaborative behavioral and social sciences research between scientists supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and investigators in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Special consideration will be given to proposed research that addresses significant global health problems, particularly those of high relevance to a LMIC or region, and that includes research capacity building as a major aim of the proposed project.