FAPESP and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), United States of America, signed a memorandum of understanting to receive joint applications from eligible researchers applying to the NIH with proposed collaborating research partners from the State of São Paulo.
Memorandum signed on December 23rd, 2014, to be in effect for a period of five years. By mutual consent, the MoU may be extended for an additional five-year period.
Call for proposals
More information about the agreement:
FAPESP and NIH announce new research opportunity (FAPESP website - April 14, 2016)
NIH, Brazil launch novel funding program (NIH website - Jan/Feb 2015)