CIHR Operating Grant: New Investigator Research Grants in Child and Youth Health

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Wednesday 17th, April 2024

External Deadline: Monday 22nd, April 2024


The SickKids Foundation-CIHR-IHDCYH New Investigator Research Grants in Child and Youth Health program seeks to strengthen Canada’s capacity and knowledge to respond to children’s health challenges and needs. The grants are jointly sponsored by SickKids Foundation and the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH). New investigators (also referred to by CIHR as early career researchers) may obtain up to three years’ support for research in biomedical, clinical, health systems and services, population and public health sectors that has the potential for significant impact on children’s health outcomes.

Research Areas

This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to both SickKids Foundation’s mission and IHDCYH’s mandate:

  • SickKids Foundation’s Mission is to improve the lives of children and their families in Canada and around the world. For more information, please consult the SickKids Foundation website.
  • IHDCYH’s mandate is to support research that ensures the best start in life for all Canadians and the achievement of their potential for optimal growth and development. As a lifecycle-based Institute, this broad mandate covers defined time periods and a wide range of issues pertaining to human development: pre-conception; fertilization; embryonic and fetal development; the health of the mother and father; and the health and development of infants, children and youth.

See ResearchNet for more information.

Competition 202404SKF
Application Deadline 2024-04-22

Funding Sources

Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: February 16, 2024