The Michigan Center for Infectious Disease Threats (MCIDT) is making conference travel grants available to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who are mentored by MCIDT Faculty Affiliates to enable them to travel to conferences and present their research. A complete list of Faculty Affiliates can be found on our website.
Apply by Aug 30, 2022
Bayer Consumer Health are seeking submission of:
Bayer is a global enterprise and a leader in Consumer Health with over 170 consumer health brands in its innovative global portfolio. Bayer Consumer Health is seeking biome-targeted solutions in the following areas:
Closes: 22nd Aug 2022
Mars Petcare is a leading provider of high quality, science‑backed nutrition and therapeutic health products. Through comprehensive veterinary care, nutrition, breakthrough programs in diagnostics, wearable health monitoring, DNA testing and pet welfare, their 100,000 Petcare Associates help pets in more than 130 countries.
The Outstanding Postdoctoral Fellow Award recognizes postdoctoral fellows at the University of Michigan who have demonstrated a breadth of excellence in all areas of research, teaching, mentoring, service, and leadership. This year, three postdoctoral fellows will be named Outstanding Postdoctoral Fellows and awarded $1,000 (post-tax), to be spent as the awardees see fit.
($50,000 award, deadline March 1st, 2022).
National Call for Projects - US ($50,000 award, deadline October 15th, 2021).
“Gut microbiota and its impact beyond the digestive system” https://www.biocodexmicrobiotafoundation.com/national-call-projects/usa.
Biocodex Microbiota Foundation: ($235,000 award, deadline November 30th, 2021).
The BioArtography Program will soon be giving out 4 travel awards of $300 each. The travel award is intended to provide funding for Ph.D. graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to participate at scientific meetings and conferences. A random drawing will take place and four awards will be chosen (2 Ph.D. graduate students and 2 postdoctoral fellows). All U-M Ph.D. graduate students & postdocs in a biomedical/bioscience field are eligible (e.g. Medical School basic science/clinical science, LSA, Dental School, Engineering, etc.).
Due Date: 6/14/21
MEMO TO: PIBS faculty engaged in translational research
FROM: Zaneta Nikolovska-Coleska and Andrew Lieberman, ProgramCo-Directors
DATE: May 14, 2021
RE: Call for Nominations
What is RAPID?
A National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) all-expense-paid faculty development program that aims to enhance faculty career success and success in obtaining NIH or equivalent funding. One-year commitment Virtual Summer Institute, July 12-23, 2021 2-day Mid-Year Meeting Second Summer Institute in 2022.
Who is RAPID for?
In an effort to support innovative and collaborative work within the University of Michigan Medical School (UMMS), the Michigan Postdoctoral Pioneer Program has been established by the Endowment for Basic Sciences (EBS) to provide financial and mentoring support to highly motivated and accomplished post-doctoral fellows. Pioneer fellows will be actively co-mentored by the participating investigators and will be expected to share their time between the participating laboratory settings. Awardees will be appointed for three consecutive years.