Wellcome Leap Program: The First 1000 days - promoting healthy brain networks
If we could develop accurate, scalable, early screening methods to predict Executive Function outcomes, risk-stratify children, and predict responses to interventions in the first 1000 days, we could help ensure a healthy and productive life for millions globally. Importantly, this goal may now be within our reach. Read more about Wellcome Leap programme and call here.
Process and timeline
30 DAYS FOR PREPARATION AND SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACT
15-Day Abstract review round.
Submission deadline: 8 April 2021
7-page abstracts submitted (from individual organizations or teams) that address one or more thrust areas of the program.
Abstract feedback sent: 23 April 2021
All submissions will receive technical and/or programmatic feedback as well as a recommendation to submit or not submit a full proposal.
30 DAYS FOR PREPARATION OF FULL PROPOSALS AFTER ABSTRACT FEEDBACK
30-Day Full proposal review round.
Submission deadline: 24 May 2021
25-page full proposals including technical approach, milestones, costs, and key personnel submitted. Proposals should specifically address abstract feedback.
Proposal decision sent: 23 June 2021
All submissions will receive a ‘selected for funding’ or ‘not selected for funding’ decision. Those selected will proceed to contract signature as the final gate with work expected to commence within approximately 30 days.