CIHR Doctoral Research Award : Fall 2022 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Wednesday 12th, October 2022

External Deadline: Monday 17th, October 2022


Priority Announcements on Doctoral Research Award competitions offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “202210DFD” competition of the Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA): 2022-2023 funding opportunity and the “202211FBD” competition of the Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral Award: 2022-2023 funding opportunity.

Doctoral Research Awards are intended to provide special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a PhD degree in a health-related field in Canada or abroad. These candidates are expected to have an exceptionally high potential for future research achievement and productivity.

Funds Available

CIHR and partner(s) financial contributions for this initiative are subject to availability of funds. Should CIHR or partner(s) funding levels not be available or are decreased due to unforeseen circumstances, CIHR and partner(s) reserve the right to reduce, defer or suspend financial contributions to awards received as a result of this funding opportunity.

Funds Available for Research in Specific Areas

Funds are available to encourage and support applications in specific areas that are aligned with CIHR’s research priority areas and mandates. Information on the research areas to be funded as well as the maximum amounts per award that can be requested is found in the “Objectives” section.

CIHR Research Priority Areas

Additional information can be found at ResearchNet

Funding Sources

Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: January 27, 2023