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2017.2.21Calls for Proposals FY2017 Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD) collaborative call: Prevention and Management of Mental Disorders

Call for Research Proposal

Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) in Collaboration with the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD)* pleased to announce the collaborative call for proposal on implementation research for the Prevention and Management of Mental Disorders in Low-and Middle-income Countries (LMICs). This program is not intended to support research that can be conducted primarily in high-income countries. For details of the call, please refer to the GACD guidance and AMED supplemental application guideline.

(1) Research period
Up to 3 years (JFY 2017 - JFY 2019)
(2) Project size
10.0 million yen/year for up to 3-years (including indirect cost)
0-1 project is expected to be awarded

(*) AMED become the member of GACD in June 2016

Eligible Applicant

* Collaborating researcher is a researcher who collaborates with research project but his/her affiliating institution can’t conclude a contract to use a grant.

** Co-investigator and collaborating researcher are different.
Co-investigator(s) is a researcher who collaborates with research project and his or her affiliating institution concludes a contract to use a grant.

Application Period and Due Date

February 21, 2017 to April 11, 2017, by 4:00 PM (British Summer Time)
*No late applications will be accepted.

How to apply

Please read the guidance noted in the GACD websiteEXTERNAL-LINK and the AMED Supplemental Application Guideline before proceeding with your application.

Submission of the application forms

Contact

23F Yomiuri Shimbun Bldg, 1-7-1, Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0004 Japan
Division of International Collaboration,
Department of International Affairs
Tel: +81-3-6870-2216
E-mail:chikyukibo“AT”amed.go.jp (Replace “AT” with “@”)

*Please contact us, preferably by e-mail using the above contact information

Reference (Updated March 17, 2017)

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