Calls

EDCTP awards funding to collaborative clinical research projects conducted in sub-Saharan Africa on poverty-related infectious diseases, based on open, competitive and independently reviewed calls for proposals.

The EDCTP2 programme is supported under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research & Innovation.

Call identifier: CSA2018ERC

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 2 August 2018, 17:00
Close date: 22 November 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 16-17 Call identifier: TMA2018CDF

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 6 August 2018, 00:00
Close date: 27 November 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 10-12 Call identifier: TMA2018SF  

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 2 November 2018, 00:00
Close date: 28 February 2019, 17:00

Call identifier: TMA2018PF

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 2 November 2018, 00:00
Close date: 1 February 2019, 17:00

Call identifier: TMA2018IF Please note: On 23 October 2018, the opening and closing dates of this call were moved to 15 November 2018 and 7 March 2019, respectively.

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 15 November 2018, 17:00
Close date: 7 March 2019, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 5-10 Call identifier: RIA2018EF EF: Emergency Funding

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 3 September 2018, 17:00
Close date: 10 September 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 6-12 Call identifier: RIA2018D

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 6 June 2018, 00:00
Close date: 11 October 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 4-7 Call identifier:  RIA2018CO

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 6 June 2018, 00:00
Close date: 18 October 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 1 Call identifier: RIA2018SD

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 12 June 2018, 00:00
Close date: 30 October 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 1 Call identifier: RIA2018SV

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 12 June 2018, 00:00
Close date: 1 November 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 2-4 Call identifier: RIA2018V

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 12 June 2018, 00:00
Close date: 30 October 2018, 17:00

Call identifier: CSA2018HS

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 12 June 2018, 00:00
Close date: 11 October 2018, 17:00

Call identifier: TMA2017GSF

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 3 November 2017, 17:00
Close date: 2 February 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 6-8 Call identifier: TMA2017SF

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 3 November 2017, 17:00
Close date: 2 February 2018, 17:00

Call identifier: TMA2017IF Please note that the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) will not participate in funding the 2017 Call for proposals. Thus, the Call will be carried out as an EDCTP fellowship scheme on the…

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 30 November 2017, 17:00
Close date: 15 March 2018, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 17-19 Call identifier: TMA2017CDF

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 3 August 2017, 17:00
Close date: 21 November 2017, 17:00

Call identifier: CSA2017ERC

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 3 August 2017, 17:00
Close date: 21 November 2017, 17:00

Joint call with the Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) Call identifier: TMA2017PF   Please note: On 22 June 2018, the opening and closing dates of the second stage of this call were updated from 12 January to 21 June 2018 and…

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 14 July 2017, 17:00
Close date: 13 October 2017, 17:00

EDCTP acknowledges cash contributions for this call from the Leprosy Research Initiative (LRI). Expected number of grants: 3-5 Call identifier: RIA2017NIM

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 4 July 2017, 17:00
Close date: 2 November 2017, 17:00

EDCTP acknowledges cash contributions for this call from the Leprosy Research Initiative (LRI). Expected number of grants: 4-6 Call identifier: RIA2017NCT

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 4 July 2017, 17:00
Close date: 31 October 2017, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 5-10 Call identifier: RIA2017MC

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 4 July 2017, 17:00
Close date: 13 October 2017, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 2-4 Call identifier: RIA2017S Change to call text: On 28/07/2017: Stage 1 close date has changed from 5 September 2017 to 19 September 2017    

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 3 July 2017, 17:00
Close date: 19 September 2017, 17:00

Expected number of grants: 3-5 Call identifier: RIA2017T   Change to call text: On 28/07/2017: Stage 1 close date has changed from 5 September 2017 to 19 September 2017

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 3 July 2017, 17:00
Close date: 19 September 2017, 17:00

The purpose of this call is to support large-scale collaborative projects which include one or more clinical trials (phase I to IV) aiming to accelerate the clinical development of new vaccines (preventive or therapeutic) against one of the PRDs. Applications…

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 7 July 2016, 17:00
Close date: 13 October 2016, 17:00

This call for proposals aims to support the establishment of a multidisciplinary consortium able to provide accelerated evidence for the optimal clinical management of patients and for guiding the public health response to any severe infectious outbreak caused by pathogens…

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 7 July 2016, 17:00
Close date: 29 September 2016, 17:00

The purpose of this call for proposals is to support distinct strategic actions (clinical research activities) which are part of a large-scale clinical trial that has the potential to achieve rapid advances in the clinical development of new or improved…

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 14 July 2016, 17:00
Close date: 13 October 2016, 17:00

This call aims to support actions on preventive and therapeutic clinical interventions of post-registration products, as well as related behavioural studies, aimed at optimising use of new or improved products or combination of products for mothers, newborns, children and/or adolescents.

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 7 July 2016, 17:00
Close date: 29 September 2016, 17:00

The purpose of this call for proposals is to support distinct strategic actions to strengthen the capacity of health systems to effectively deliver new products and to monitor their post-market safety. This will be achieved through effective cooperation with relevant…

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 14 July 2016, 17:00
Close date: 29 September 2016, 17:00

The purpose of this call for proposals is to provide funding to actions that aim to support sub-Saharan African countries to establish and develop robust national medicines regulatory systems and capacities for ethical review of clinical research and use of…

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 4 August 2016, 17:00
Close date: 22 November 2016, 17:00

This call for proposal is a joint initiative with WHO-TDR to support researchers and key members of clinical trial research teams from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to acquire specific skills in clinical research and development through placements in pharmaceutical…

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 20 October 2016, 17:00
Close date: 2 February 2017, 17:00

This call for proposals aims to support capacity development of potential African research leaders using the train-the-trainer model and to mentor junior researchers with emphasis on hands-on research training linked to clinical trials activities conducted in sub-Saharan Africa. Please note:…

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 3 October 2016, 17:00
Close date: 8 February 2017, 17:00

This call for proposals aims to provide funding to actions that aim to support junior to mid-career researchers (“fellows”) to train and develop their clinical research skills.

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 3 October 2016, 17:00
Close date: 28 February 2017, 17:00

The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to provide funding to actions that aim to support capacity development of potential African research leaders to serve as long-term trainer-of -trainers and mentors for junior researchers with emphasis on hands-on research…

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 12 November 2015, 17:00
Close date: 4 February 2016, 17:00

The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to provide funding to actions that aim to support junior to mid-career researchers (“fellows”) to train and develop their clinical research skills.

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 12 November 2015, 17:00
Close date: 4 February 2016, 17:00

The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to provide funding for actions that aim to support regional networking in sub-Saharan Africa and with Europe in order to build and strengthen regional, national, institutional and individual capacities to conduct clinical…

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 5 November 2015, 17:00
Close date: 18 February 2016, 17:00

Deadline is extended to 6 August 2015 pending the final approval by the European Commission of the 2015 EDCTP2 Workplan and its associated budget. The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to build and strengthen regional, national, institutional and…

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 19 March 2015, 17:00
Close date: 6 August 2015, 17:00

The purpose of this Joint Call for Proposals is to support researchers and key members of clinical trial research teams from Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs) to acquire specific skills in clinical research and development through placements in pharmaceutical…

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 22 October 2015, 17:00
Close date: 28 January 2016, 17:00

Deadline is extended to 15 October 2015 pending the final approval by the European Commission of the 2015 EDCTP2 Workplan and its associated budget. Deadline for the second stage is extended to 22 March 2016. The purpose of this Call for…

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 28 January 2015, 17:00
Close date: 15 October 2015, 17:00

Changes to call text: The EDCTP call for ‘Strategic projects with major cofunding’ has been updated in order to conform to Horizon 2020 guidelines. In the call, the requirement for 50% cofunding has been removed as an eligibility criterion; instead,…

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 28 January 2015, 17:00
Close date: 15 October 2015, 17:00

The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to support sub-Saharan African countries to establish and develop robust national medicines regulatory systems and capacities for ethical review of clinical research and use of medicinal products and technologies for use in…

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 15 October 2015, 17:00
Close date: 21 January 2016, 17:00

The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to accelerate translation of research findings from EDCTP-funded activities into policy and practice in order to maximise their public health impact in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Type: COORDINATION & SUPPORT ACTIONS (CSAS)
Open date: 17 December 2014, 01:00
Close date: 16 March 2015, 18:00

The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to provide funding to projects focusing on validation of the clinical performance and/or implementation of new or improved diagnostic tools and technologies for detection of any of the PRDs, including as co-infections.

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Type: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ACTION (RIA)
Open date: 2 December 2014, 18:00
Close date: 2 March 2015, 18:00

The purpose of this Joint Call for Proposals is to support researchers and key members of clinical trial research teams from LMICs to acquire specialist skills in clinical research and development through placements in pharmaceutical companies and PDPs.

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Type: TRAINING & MOBILITY ACTIONS (TMAS)
Open date: 31 October 2014, 01:00
Close date: 30 January 2015, 18:00