Wellcome Infectious Disease Award: Understanding dengue and Zika spread, immunity and clinical outcomes

This funding call will support multidisciplinary teams to generate evidence on where dengue and Zika viruses co-circulate and investigate the implications this has on host immune responses and clinical outcomes. Research funded through this award will support global efforts to understand and predict the spread of these pathogens, especially where data are limited. Funded projects will also help to design and implement future interventions to reduce dengue and Zika’s growing burden and impact on health.

Lead applicant career stage: Mid-career or Established researcher
Administering organisation location: Anywhere in the world (apart from mainland China)
Strategic programme: Infectious Disease
Frequency: One-off
Funding amount: Up to £5 million per award
Funding duration: Between 3 to 5 years
Preliminary application deadline: 25 June 2024



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The GloPID-R Secretariat is a project which receives funding from the European Union’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 101094188.