CIHR-ICRH 2023 Spring Travel Awards

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: Inquire within unit

Memorial Deadline: Wednesday 18th, January 2023

External Deadline: Monday 23rd, January 2023


The CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) Travel Award competition is to support trainees registered in a master’s or doctoral program, or at the post-doctoral or post-health professional degree stage to present their research (oral or poster), relevant to the Institute’s strategic priorities and mandate, at national or international meetings, conferences or symposia.

The ICRH Travel Award competition does not support travel for the following purposes:

  • Research skill(s) development or update;
  • Exchange programs; or,
  • Lectureships.

ICRH is committed to promoting the inclusion and advancement of groups underrepresented in science as one of the means to enhance excellence in research, training and knowledge mobilization. CIHR’s position on equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) is available in the Tri Agency Statement on Equity.

Applicants are encouraged to complete the CIHR Unconscious Bias Learning Module.


The ICRH Travel Awards Funding Opportunity is expected to provide travel funds to individuals in aid of knowledge mobilization activities consistent with the CIHR-ICRH’s vision, mandate and strategic directions. In addition to this overarching objective, the Canadian Sleep Society (CSS) has provided funds for travel awards related to knowledge mobilization of Sleep Research.


Timeline and Funding

Application deadline 23:59 MST on Monday January 23, 2023
Anticipated notice of decision March 15, 2023
Funding start date March 1, 2023
Funding per award Up to $1,500

More details can be found on CIHR’s website, here.

Funding Sources

Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: December 15, 2022