Special Pathogens Research Network Limited, Uganda

 Grant aquisition

Welcome to our grant acquisition unit. A team of dedicated Special Pathogens Staff are working very hard to develop research fundable proposals in line with Spparenet objectives. They connect our network with various calls for expression of interest or call for research proposals in the field of infectious diseases which fit our interests. While we depend on donations from donor agencies and well-meaning individuals, we also are involved in competitive grant writing as a means of getting funds to achieve our objectives.   

Their terms of reference include but not limited to

1.   Frantic search for calls and invitation to express interest

2.   Knowledge gap analysis of special pathogens and associated diseases

3.   Need assessment on trend of emerging or re-emerging pathogens

4.   Research concept development

5.   Proposal writing within the framework of Spparenet objectives

6.   Base line survey to establish current situation

7.   Impact assessment to measure the advantage of intervention

8.   Development of training guide to establish SOPs

9.   Participation in other workshops and CPD for updates

10.  Development of database for future reference