Krescent Program: New Investigator Award – Application

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Memorial Deadline: Wednesday 2nd, February 2022

External Deadline: Monday 7th, February 2022


The KRESCENT program New Investigator Award is awarded to individuals who have clearly demonstrated excellence during their pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training in kidney disease and provides salary support for up to three years of the faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or equivalent at a Canadian University. The purpose of this award is to support the investigator in becoming established as a fully independent investigator in the field of kidney disease.

Application Platform Opens:  December 30, 2021
Registration Deadline:  N/A
Full Application Deadline:  February 07, 2022
Anticipated Date for Notice of Award:  May 2022
Funding Start Date:  July 2022

The KRESCENT program has moved to an on-line application system. All forms, guidelines and procedures can be found on the proposalCENTRAL website. Please click here to reach proposalCENTRAL. To apply through this site, you will have to set up a profile, and then search for “KRESCENT” or “Kidney” and fill out the KRESCENT New Investigator Award application.

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To find out more, please visit Kidney Foundation

Funding Sources

The Kidney Foundation of Canada

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: December 21, 2021