Grants

OWSD Call for Applications: PhD fellowships for women scientists

The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) offers PhD fellowships for women scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs) to pursue their PhD at a host institute in the South. Applications deadline April 15, 2021.
Grants

Wellcome Call for Applications: International Master’s Fellowships

Wellcome offers this scheme called "International Master’s Fellowships" which gives nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at Master’s degree level. Application deadline April 13, 2020 (April round) and August 24, 2021 (August round).
Events

70th ASTMH Annual Meeting 2021

The 70th American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) Annual Meeting, from November 17 - 21, 2021, is planned as an in-person meeting with online aspects.
Training

Massive open online course (MOOC) on Medical Entomology

This Massive open online course (MOOC) on “Medical entomology” aims at providing an understanding of medical and veterinary entomology at the university level. It will teach the role of vectors in the functioning of ecosystems and, in a lot of cases, how to interrupt the vector transmission chain. Classes start by May 3 and end by July 1, 2021. Registration deadline June 25, 2021.
Events

Isdell:Flowers Malaria Initiative Virtual Round Table

We are pleased to invite you to the Isdell:Flowers Cross Border Malaria Initiative Virtual Round Table taking place on 8-9 April 2021.
Events

MasterClass by IHI: A Thousand Lives a Day

Fredros Okumu from the Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) and Sheila Ogoma from the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) are hosting a Master Class on "A Thousand Lives a Day" on April 8, 2021.
Events

Keystone eSymposia On-Demand Open Access Request for scientists from LMIC

Keystone Symposia welcomes the global scientific community and aims to connect researchers within and across disciplines to accelerate the advancement of biomedical and life sciences. This form may be used for scientists from low- and middle-income countries of all career stages to determine eligibility and request free access to scientific content presented during recent eSymposia events. If eligible, you will be sent an access code for the On-Demand content of the eSymposia event(s) of interest.

Events

MasterClass by IHI: The Mosquitoes Must Die

Fredros Okumu from the Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) and Sheila Ogoma from the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) are hosting a Master Class on "There’s a Gene in my Mosquitoes" on March 31, 2021.
Events

APMEN TechTalk webinar: Repellent applications for reduced outdoor malaria transmission

The Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN) is happy to invite you to their next TechTalk webinar on Repellent applications for reduced outdoor malaria transmission on March 24, 2021.
Events

MasterClass by IHI: There’s a Gene in my Mosquitoes

Fredros Okumu from the Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) and Sheila Ogoma from the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) are hosting a Master Class on There’s a Gene in my Mosquitoes on March 24, 2021.
Events
MESA Correspondents

Meet the MESA Correspondents that will cover the 1rst WiM Conference

Sushma Ambekar, Christine Markwalter, Rosheen Mthawanji and Nkahe Diane Leslie will cover the science and discussions from the 1rst Women in Malaria (WiM) Conference which will take place online on March 22 - 24, 2021. Summaries will be posted online on the MESA Correspondents page and on MalariaWorld.
Grants

EMBO Call for Applications: Young Investigator Programme

Through the Young Investigator Programme, EMBO identifies and supports some of the best young researchers in the life sciences. EMBO Young Investigators are group leaders in the early stages of setting up an independent laboratory in the European Molecular Biology Conference (EMBC) Member or Associate Member States. Pre-applications deadline April 1, 2021.
Events
Training
MESA Correspondents

Meet the MESA Correspondents that will cover the Keystone eSymposia Malaria in the Era of COVID19

Vita Mithi and Faith T. T. Hungwe will cover the science and discussions from the Virtual Keystone Symposia Malaria in the ERA of COVID19 which will take place for the first time virtually due to the COVID-19 situation, on March 16 - 17, 2021. Summaries will be posted online on the MESA Correspondents page and on MalariaWorld.
Grants

EMBO Call for Applications: New Venture Fellowship

The goal of the EMBO New Venture Fellowship (travel grant) is to support early-career scientists, in any field of life science research, who would use this opportunity to enter a new field or bring a new direction to their research efforts. Applications deadline June 1, 2021 (first call) and spring 2022 (TBC) (second call).