National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

“Leading research to understand, treat, and prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases” (link)

National Human Genome Research Institute

“To improve the health of all humans through advances in genomics research” (link)

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

“Guided by the belief that every life has equal value, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation works to help all people lead healthy, productive lives.  In developing countries, it focuses on improving people’s health and giving them the chance to lift themselves out of hunger and extreme poverty.” (link)

National Science Foundation

“To promote the progress of science; To advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; To secure the national defense” (link)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences

“The National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) supports basic research that increases understanding of biological processes and lays the foundation for advances in disease diagnosis, treatment, and prevention” (link)

USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture

“The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) provides leadership and funding for programs that advance agriculture-related sciences.  We invest in and support initiatives that ensure the long-term viability of agriculture.  NIFA applies an integrated approach to ensure that groundbreaking discoveries in agriculture-related sciences and technologies reach the people who can put them into practice.” (link)

Amazon Web Services Cloud Credits for Research

“The AWS Cloud Credits for Research Program (formerly AWS Research Grants) supports researchers who seek to: 1) Build cloud-hosted publicly available science-as-a-service applications, software, or tools to facilitate their future research and the research of their community  2) Perform proof of concept or benchmark tests evaluating the efficacy of moving research workloads or open data sets to the cloud  3) Train a broader community on the usage of cloud for research workloads via workshops or tutorials” (link)