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USAID Advancing Nutrition is soliciting applications for grants to conduct a laboratory validation of measuring hemoglobin in different types of blood samples from the same individual, using different instruments in a laboratory setting. The HEmoglobin MEasurement (HEME) Grant announcement is available at https://www.jsi.com/partner-with-jsi/solicitations/ (scroll down to RFA No. USAID-AN-32-2021 HEME).

Our goal is to award three to five grants that will contribute to the identification of best procedures and methods for determining hemoglobin concentration in population surveys.

Questions regarding this solicitation should be submitted by email to grants@advancingnutrition.org by February 15, 2021 at 17:00 EST.

Applications should be submitted in English and will be accepted until April 12, 2021 at 5:00 EST.