Request for applications

Request for applications

The SAMRC and DSI have teamed up with the Innovation Bridge to develop and offer an on-line portal for registering all research and innovation projects on COVID-19 in South Africa. The aim is to provide an enabling platform to identify all COVID-19-related research and innovation being conducted or planned in the country, to encourage collaboration, avoid duplication and identify research and development funding needs and gaps.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and in the absence of treatments and preventative vaccines, the BRICS STI Framework Programme is launching a call for multilateral basic, applied and innovation research projects in an effort to facilitate cooperation among the researchers and institutions in the five BRICS countries.
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 23:59
The SAMRC’s Division of Research Capacity Development (RCD) invites applications from eligible South African citizen or Permanent resident health professionals who hold an MBChB or BDS qualification to apply for SAMRC Clinician Researcher Programme.
Monday, August 31, 2020 - 23:59
The South African Medical Research Council under the Grants Innovation and Product Development Unit is seeking to fund projects that will focus on interventions for Maternal, Child and Women’s Health, Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD), Mental Health, Sexual Reproductive Health Violence against women and children. The impact of COVID-19 on the above would also be of interest. This could be through health systems research or digital based research.
Friday, September 11, 2020 - 23:59