SPARC Grants | Priorities and Goals | Grant Types, Timelines, and Eligibility | Mentorship and Support | Selection Advisory Group | Application | Awardees

Thank you for your interest in applying for a SPARC Grant! There are several elements of the application process (also described here: Grant Types, Timelines, and Eligibility) including a Letter of Intent, and the full Application form. We ask that all interested applicants review their eligibility prior to submitting a Letter of Intent. If you have any questions about your eligibility or other items, please do not hesitate to email us at

All applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting the Application. Organizations will be shortlisted based on their Letters of Intent, and a select number will be invited to submit the full Application. 

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Note: Selection will be determined by a scoring system and reviewed by the Selection Advisory Committee convened by UICC and chaired by Prof. F. Cardoso. Pfizer personnel has no role in the selection process.

We look forward to receiving your proposals!

Summary Timeline

  • Letter of Intent submission opens: 1 March 2015
  • Letter of Intent submission closes: 19 April 2015
  • Shortlist announced, applicants notified: 29 May 2015
  • Application deadline for shortlisted candidates: 1 August 2015
  • Notification of results: 5 November 2015

Letter of Intent & Application Form 

The Letter of Intent and application form submission will be open and accessible from 1st March 2015 to 19th April 2015 here