Funding Agency:
Male Contraceptive Initiative

Male Contraceptive Initiative supports science that moves male contraceptives forward. ​We support a broad program of research including discovery-stage and pre-clinical studies across the drug and device realms. We also support young researchers, development of tools that promote the field, and social science that illustrates the demand and need for male contraceptives.

Discovery and Development: These awards support promising development programs advancing towards first-in-man studies.

Innovation Grants: These grants support exciting early stage research in previously unexplored areas – investing in the future.

Letter of Intent due: May 13th, 2024

Trainee Support: We support graduate and postdoctoral trainees, allowing them to grow their careers and build their own programs.

Fellowship Applications due May 31st, 2024


Agency Website

Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students
Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

May 31, 2024