The Preventing Preterm Birth Initiative

The Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth (GAPPS) recently launched a new funding opportunity in conjunction with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Grand Challenges in Global Health. They are soliciting proposals from researchers and scientists around the world who would like to investigate the causes and mechanisms of preterm birth. Letters of inquiry are being accepted online until 31 January, 2012. Get more information here: