Graduate Student Awards in Asthma

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Wednesday 1st, May 2024

External Deadline: Monday 6th, May 2024


To create value-added opportunities for the training, education and professional development of graduate students, to ensure continued understanding of causes, mechanisms, improvement of asthma treatments and progress towards finding a cure for asthma.


Minimum of two (2) awards for PhD students valued at $30,000 each.
Minimum of two (2) award for MSc students valued at $15,000 each.

Previous recipients of the Award may reapply for a second year of funding although priority will be given to new applicants.

This award cannot normally be held concurrently with other awards or similar support over $10,000/annum. In exceptional cases where a concurrent award in held, the Graduate Student Award will be reduced by the amount equivalent to the concurrent award.

The Graduate Student Award is for one year, non-renewable.


  • Application Deadline: May 6 , 2024 at 11:59 pm in the time zone of the applicant
  • Anticipated Notice of Decision: June 2024
  • Funding Start Date: July 1, 2024

See here for more information.

Funding Sources

Asthma Canada
Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation
Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: March 28, 2024