WGHI MEER Grant
Deadline: Oct 17, 2016
Sponsor: WGHI, CTSI
Purpose: The Purdue Women’s Global Health Institute (WGHI) and Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) requests proposals of outstanding scientific merit addressing translational research of women’s health issues focusing on one or more of the following: wellness, neurodegenerative disorders, bone health, and women’s cancers. Proposals focusing on prevention and early detection are highly encouraged. All funded project teams are expected to gather preliminary data to submit competitive applications to external funding agencies, or to seek support from an outside organization (e.g. companies, foundations, etc.) for continuation of the research. Matching funds are encouraged.
The MEER grant is established by Bill and Diane Edmundson through their continuing generosity and support of research in improving women’s health worldwide.
Women’s Global Health Institute
Discovery Park and College of Health and Human Sciences
Hall for Discovery and Learning Research, Room 395
207 South Martin Jischke Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1971