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Preventing Preterm Birth Initiative

Preventing Preterm Birth Initiative

Announcement

Thank you for your interest. The submission process has concluded.


Grants to prevent preterm birth            
Each year, more newborns die as a result of preterm birth than from any other cause. Preventing Preterm Birth, an initiative within the Grand Challenges in Global Health, is providing grants to discover new solutions to ensure healthy births around the world.

The Challenge: Phase 3
To discover and characterize longitudinal changes associated with normal and abnormal pregnancy and develop biomarkers to identify at-risk pregnancies through rigorous analysis of underlying biological mechanisms that lead to preterm birth, focusing on the role of high dimensional systems biology and its applications in pregnancy.

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
Click the button below to download the RFP.

Download Request For Proposal


LETTERS OF INQUIRY (LOI)


SUBMITTING LOIs
Email your completed LOI to gappsgrants@seattlechildrens.org by 5:00 p.m. PST (GMT -8), 1 December, 2014. 

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Additional Information

Please read the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Any information submitted by you or on your behalf with respect to the Preventing Preterm Birth initiative (including your proposal and any related documentation and communications) will be subject to and handled in accordance with the provisions in these documents. (READ | PRINT)

Applicants are encouraged to review the intellectual property management policy, as stated in the Global Access Strategy. However, you will not be asked to complete a Global Access Plan unless you are selected to submit a full application.

For guidelines on overhead expenses incurred by the applicant organization, please review the indirect cost policy.

To view Seattle Children's conflict of interest policy, click here.

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PROJECTS FUNDED BY THE PREVENTING PRETERM BIRTH INITIATIVE

Click on the Principal Investigator to learn more about each project

Download the Phase 1 Request for Proposal.
Download the Phase 2 Request for Proposal

GAPPS REPOSITORY

Discover how our widely accessible biobank is helping scientists close the knowledge and solution gaps.

GAPPS Projects

Learn how GAPPS research and advocacy efforts are working to prevent preterm birth and stillbirth.

Ways to Help

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