Health Grant News

Selected health grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Big Donations for Youth Development
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

Over $500,000 was awarded by the Central Valley Community Foundation to seven community organizations for work in youth development. Fresno County in California has a high rate of teen pregnancy...more

Social Innovation Activators program

RADIUS is launching the new Social Innovation Activators program, an opportunity for Simon Fraser University's emerging changemakers to help understand, shape, and activate a stronger social...more

A Few Billionaires Are Turning Medical Philanthropy on Its Head

A set of Silicon Vally billionaires are seeking to usher in grand changes to how research is conducted in academia and how it is perceived by peer researchers, to its workings and its outcome....more

$36M in Grants from HHS for Population Health and Big Data Projects

The Department of Health and Human services will issue $36 million in grants to 50 of the nations Health Center Controlled Networks this month. These grants will be used to improve the IT of these...more




Largest Foundation Support for Health for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
589
1,666,496,401
5
798
107,704,348

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Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for Health




Promoting Research in Basic Neuroscience (R01)
National Institutes of Health
The goal of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to stimulate research addressing fundamental questions in basic neuroscience. Proposed projects can address any area of neuroscience within...more
Posted On - 2017-12-08


Economic Studies of Immunization Policies and Practices
National Institutes of Health
The purpose of this project is to obtain economic information about vaccines and immunization policies, programs, and practices using economic and decision analyses and other appropriate methods. The...more
Posted On - 2017-12-07


Networking, Certifying, and Training Suicide Prevention Hotlines and Disaster Distress Helpline (Lifeline/DDH)
National Institutes of Health
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2018 Cooperative Agreement for...more
Posted On - 2017-12-07


NINDS Faculty Development Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research (K01) - Clinical Trial Not Allowed
National Institutes of Health
The purpose of the NINDS Faculty Development Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research (K01) is to diversify the pool of independent neuroscience research investigators by providing junior...more
Posted On - 2017-12-07


NINDS Faculty Development Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research (K01) - Clinical Trial Required
National Institutes of Health
The purpose of the NINDS Faculty Development Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research (K01) is to diversify the pool of independent neuroscience research investigators by providing junior...more
Posted On - 2017-12-07


Prevention and Treatment Research to Address HIV/AIDS Disparities in Women in the US (R01-Accepting applications that either propose or do not propose clinical trial(s))
National Institutes of Health
This initiative will support health services, intervention, and implementation research to understand and reduce racial/ethnic, geographic, and socioeconomic HIV disparities in US women. Projects...more
Posted On - 2017-12-07







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Egg Substitute Startup Supported by Bill Gates, Khosla Ventures, and Paypal Co-founder

Egg Substitute Startup Supported by Bill Gates, Khosla Ventures, and Paypal Co-founder
Hampton Creek Foods, a business startup headquartered in San Francisco, has received numerous support, including those from...



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