All RFPs in Science & Technology

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation—Biomedical Grants Program

July 15, 2020

The mission of the Foundation is to support early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. Any domestic biomedical institution, whether solely research or educational, is invited to submit one candidate for the Mallinckrodt Board's consideration.

The Leakey Foundation—Human Origins Research Grants

July 15, 2020

The Leakey Foundation exclusively funds research related to human origins. Priority of funding is commonly given to exploratory phases of promising new research projects that meet the stated purpose of the Foundation. The majority of The Leakey Foundation’s Research Grants awarded to doctoral students are in the $3,000-$15,000 range. Larger grants given to senior scientists and post-doctoral researchers may be funded up to $25,000. 

Facebook—Request for proposals on agent-based user interaction simulation to find and fix integrity and privacy issues

July 15, 2020

Software systems increasingly support communities of users who interact through the platform, elevating the importance and impact of research on integrity and privacy. How do we ensure that such communities remain safe and their data remains private? 

CHEST Foundation—Research Grant in COVID-19

July 17, 2020

Applications must address clinical (hospital or outpatient) or community-related aspects of COVID-19.—Inclusive Growth and Recovery Challenge

July 17, 2020

As part of’s commitment to building the field of data science for social impact, they have launched a $10 million Inclusive Growth and Recovery Challenge. The challenge will seek to elicit proposals for scalable and sustainable data science solutions from and for every part of the world. 

Merck—Investigator Studies Program (MISP): SARS CoV-2/COVID-19

July 24, 2020

This is a competitive review process that will be conducted by the SARS CoV-2/COVID-19 MISP Review Committee. Decisions will be made on the basis of scientific merit and strategic fit within the AOI. Please review the critical activities and abide by the timelines as outlined below. 

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative—Imaging Scientists Program (Cycle 2)

July 30, 2020

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative invites applications for five-year grants to support the work of Imaging Scientists employed in imaging core facilities at non-profit universities or research institutes across the world. 

Pfizer—Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Research in Hemophilia

July 30, 2020

Projects that will be considered for Pfizer support will focus on Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning in the areas mentioned below. Projects with a focus on emerging potential one-time treatments such as genetic medicine/gene transfer will be preferentially considered. 

IBM Cloud—2020 COVID-19 Call for Code Global Challenge

July 31, 2020

Call for Code asks innovators to create practical, effective, and high-quality applications based on one or more IBM Cloud™ services (for example, web, mobile, data, analytics, AI, IoT, or weather) that can have an immediate and lasting impact on humanitarian issues. Teams of developers, data scientists, designers, business analysts, subject matter experts and more are challenged to build solutions to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 and climate change.  

Gilead—COVID-19 RFP Program: COMMIT™

August 03, 2020

In an effort to further address the unmet medical need in COVID-19, Gilead Medical Affairs is launching the COMMIT program. Successful projects should demonstrate clear objectives, defined timelines, a comprehensive operational plan, and propose data that has relevance to the medical community. Note: these projects will not have objectives/endpoints that overlap with studies that are known to be currently underway as of the day of the approval of the proposal, including those studies that are sponsored by either Gilead and/or third parties.