CIHR – Health System Impact Fellowship

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Monday 19th, February 2024

External Deadline: Thursday 22nd, February 2024


The Health System Impact Fellowship offers embedded research opportunities for PhD trainees and postdoctoral researchers in health services and policy research and related fields. It includes two streams:
• Doctoral (PhD): $50,000 per year for up to 1 year. ($45,000 stipend plus $5,000 professional development training and research allowance)
• Postdoctoral: $155,000 total for 2 years ($77,500 per annum). ($70,000 stipend per year, plus $7,500 professional development training and research allowance per year)
Together, 283 Health System Impact Fellows have been or are currently embedded within 128 health system organizations and connected to 25 universities to accelerate evidence-informed health system improvement.

Are you a health system organization looking to host a fellow? Fill out our Partner Linkage Tool online form and read more in the funding opportunity guidelines.

Are you an applicant interested in applying or a supervisor interested in encouraging your trainees to apply? Read the 2024 funding opportunity.

Competition 202402HIF
Application Deadline 2024-02-22

Funding Sources

Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: January 30, 2024