Call for African Researchers’ Small Grants Program (SGP V) Proposals




    The African Research Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (ARNTD) with support from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), through the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD), is seeking proposals for both operational and implementation research on ‘’Emerging Challenges facing NTD program implementation in Africa.’’ This fifth edition of the Small Grants Program (SGP V) is to support African researchers in both early and mid/late career to undertake operational or implementation research aligned with the goals established in the London Declaration on Neglected Tropical Diseases.  SGP V is comprised of two small grant funding tracks:

    1. Small grants for junior researchers

    2. Small grants for mid-career and/or senior researchers.

    Successful proposals will be facilitated by implementing partner, ARNTD. Access the online application form and instructions here (English). The application is also available in French here. 

    A.   Overview

    Budget for SGP IV:


    Maximum funding per award:

    USD 30, 000

    Call Opening date:    

    July 26, 2021, 08:00 GMT

    Call closing date:

    August 30, 2021, 17:00 GMT

    Announcement of awards:  

    November 08, 2021, 17:00 GMT

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