COVID-19 - Funding Opportunities

COVID-19 - Funding Opportunities

In the following, we summarise funding opportunities concerning the COVID-19 pandemic.

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National Funding Information

Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)
Coronavirus: Advice and administration

Special programme to accelerate research and development of urgently needed vaccines against SARS-CoV-2

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Ausschreibung zur fachübergreifenden Erforschung von Epidemien und Pandemien anlässlich des Ausbruchs von SARS-CoV-2
Deadline: 1 September 2020

Nationale Kontaktstelle Lebenswissenschaften
Overview of COVID-19 funding programs

EU-Funding Opportunities

EU Commission - Horizon 2020

The Research Executive Agency (REA) provides information on the effects on application submission, review and project processing in Horizon 2020 . Information is available on MSC-measures.

International Funding Opportunities

Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)
Platform technologies to rapidly respond to Disease X (also includes research on the COVID-19 virus)
Deadline (extended): 14 October 2020

European Open Science Cloud (EOSC)
Fast-track co-creation funding for COVID-19 related activities launched by

Other Funding Opportunities

Broad range of initiatives to respond to COVID-19 Pandemic

XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing (Deadline: August 31, 2020)

Blumorpho und EuroScan
Together against the Covid-19 pandemic

Science|Business Database: Coronavirus Funding Opportunities

JEDI (Joint European Disruptive Initiative)
Billion Molecules against COVID-19 Grand Challenge

Creative Destruction Lab
CDL Recovery