The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is accepting applications through the new Grand Challenges Global Call-to-Action initiative for the following four requests for proposals. The goal of this initiative is to fund cutting-edge science projects that together advance high-priority global health objectives while supporting and expanding a locally-led research and development ecosystem with a balance of women investigators.
- Building Malaria Modeling Capacity in Sub-Saharan Africa
- Digital Health Services for Pregnant Women to Support Antenatal Risk Stratification in Sub-Saharan Africa
- Innovations in Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases
- Strengthening Data Science Capacity and the Ecosystem: Enabling Data-Centered Public Health Interventions
Please also see the open request for proposals through Grand Challenges, building on an earlier program: