Posts Categorized: Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery

CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health/ 2019 Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) Travel Awards

The Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) is the largest gathering of cardiovascular and allied health professionals in Canada. The Congress draws cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, researchers, nurses and other cardiovascular specialists from across Canada and around the globe and connects them with other members of the cardiovascular healthcare team. The CIHR-ICRH/CCC 2019 Travel Awards will support Canadian trainees to attend the 2019 CCC held in Montreal,… Read more »

CIHR – Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH)/Canadian Sleep Society (CSS) 2019 Sleep Congress Travel Awards

The objective of the CIHR-ICRH/CSS 2019 World Sleep Congress Travel Awards competition is to recognize the research contribution made by Canadian students and postdoctoral fellows in the field of sleep research. CSS and CIHR-ICRH will jointly provide funding to students and postdoctoral fellows working in sleep research in Canada to travel to the 2019 World Sleep Congress in Vancouver, BC from September… Read more »

CIHR – Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) Travel Awards

The CIHR- Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) will provide funding only to trainees registered in a Master’s or doctoral program or at the post-doctoral or post-health professional degree stage to present their own research (oral or poster), relevant to the Institute’s strategic priorities, at national or international meetings, conferences or symposia. Funding Available: The maximum amount… Read more »

NSERC Ship Time Program

The Ship Time program allows those holding an NSERC Discovery Grant (DG) to apply for additional funds to access vessels in support of their research programs. This Ship Time program is aimed at all NSERC-funded researchers who intend to use a vessel for their DG-supported research in the coming years. Ship Time grants support ongoing DG research… Read more »

Planning and Dissemination Grants

CIHR’s mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened health care system through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of virtual Institutes and Initiatives. The Institutes and Initiatives are networks… Read more »

Other : Travel Awards – Institute Community Support (Summer 2019)

Through the Institute Community Support (ICS) Program, the CIHR Institutes and Initiatives are launching the ICS Travel Awards competition for students, postdoctoral fellows, early career investigators and knowledge users to present their own research at national and international meetings, workshops, and/or conferences. This ICS Travel Awards competition will not support travel for research skills development… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) : 2019-2020

The Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) program supports high-calibre students engaged in doctoral programs in all academic disciplines who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field abroad. Research Areas This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to the following research areas: Doctoral: Fall 2019 Priority Announcements (Specific Research Areas) Funds Available The total… Read more »

Salary-Based Research Grants Program

Salary-Based Research Grants Program (Researcher Self-funded Opportunity) Competition deadlines:  February 1 and October 1 – 5:00 p.m. This self-funded program opportunity permits, under certain conditions, a researcher to receive a research grant in lieu of their salary, through a mechanism which includes peer review. The grant may be used for all the purposes of a grant-in-aid… Read more »

Research Tools and Instruments (RTI)

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Fellowship : Fall 2019 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “201910MFE” competition of the Fellowship: 2019-2020 funding opportunity. Funds Available Funds are available to encourage and support applications in specific areas that are aligned with CIHR’s research priority… Read more »

DoD Chronic Pain Management Research Program

Investigator-Initiated Research Award Translational Research Award Pre-Application Submission Deadline:  September 13, 2019 Application Submission Deadline: October 17, 2019 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://www.grants.gov), the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/prgdefault.shtml) and the electronic… Read more »

Operating Grant : POR (Patient-Oriented Research) Impact Assessment

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research refers to a continuum of research that engages patients as partners, focusses on… Read more »

Team Grant : Personalized Health – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Building on previous investments, the Personalized Health initiative is focused on creating targeted and tailored interventions with high therapeutic effectiveness… Read more »

Team Grant : Personalized Health – Letter of Intent

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Building on previous investments, the Personalized Health initiative is focused on creating targeted and tailored interventions with high therapeutic effectiveness that requires an… Read more »

Operating Grant : Pediatric REB initiative

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Investigators developing multi-site research studies in Canada often encounter challenges with gaining the Research Ethics Board (REB) approvals required, in particular where such… Read more »

Operating Grant : POR Impact Assessment

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research refers to a continuum of research that engages patients as partners, focusses on… Read more »

Fellowship : Patient-Oriented Research Awards – Transition to Leadership Stream – Phase 1

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. The SPOR Capacity Development Initiative According to the SPOR Capacity Development Framework, patient-oriented research capacity… Read more »

Fellowship : Fall 2019 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “201910MFE” competition of the Fellowship: 2019-2020 funding opportunity. Funds Available Funds are available to encourage and support applications in specific areas that are aligned with CIHR’s research priority… Read more »

Operating Grant : Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Webinar: CIHR will be hosting webinar(s) to support participants with the requirements of this funding opportunity and to answer questions. To find out more… Read more »

Operating Grant : Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Webinar: CIHR will be hosting webinar(s) to support participants with the requirements of this funding opportunity and to answer questions. To find out… Read more »

Operating Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

The CIHR HIV/AIDS Community-Based Research (CBR) Program is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative is responsible for the research components of the major Government of Canada initiative in HIV/AIDS, namely the Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada (FI). The FI is leading efforts… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The CIHR HIV/AIDS Community-Based Research (CBR) Program is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS… Read more »

Shastri Scholar Travel Subsidy Grant (SSTSG) 2019-20

The Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute is pleased to announce a Call for Applications for Shastri Scholar Travel Subsidy Grants (SSTSG) 2019-20 from SICI’s Canadian and Indian Member Institutions in good standing. SSTSG assists faculty members, doctoral and, or post-doctoral students, with travel subsidies to participate in conferences, workshops, seminars and academic meetings in partner countries (India… Read more »

Shastri Publication Grant (SPG)

Shastri Indo Canadian Institute India office is pleased to announce Shastri Publication Grant (SPG) 2019-20 for its Indian Members Council (IMC) and Canadian Members Council (CMC) of SICI. The purpose of this grant is to encourage scholarly Publications like books which are critical in nature, festschrifts volumes, working papers, and policy papers. This is a competitive… Read more »

SHASTRI RESEARCH STUDENT FELLOWSHIP (SRSF)

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute is pleased to announce a call for Applications for Shastri Research Student Fellowship (SRSF) 2019-20 for doctoral students and post-doctoral scholars enrolled in degree programmes in recognised Indian & Canadian  universities or institutions to undertake research in areas/ fields in which  scholars may desire/require research experience in Canada/India. This Programme will provide… Read more »

SHASTRI MOBILITY PROGRAMME (SMP)

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute is pleased to announce a call for Applications for Shastri Mobility Programme (SMP) for faculty members/ educational administrators from its Canadian and Indian Member Institutions of good standing to study and learn best practices through exposure to respective Canadian or Indian Institutions.  This programme is for SICI’s Member Institutions who wish to… Read more »

Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant (SICRG)

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute is pleased to announce a call for Applications for Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant (SICRG) 2019-21 from the faculty members/academics of all disciplines from SICI’s Canadian and Indian Member Institution. This grant is to support and encourage Institutional collaboration in R&D for a period of two years in the areas in which Institutions… Read more »

HRF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE HEALTH RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS

In 2019, the Health Research Foundation (HRF) of Innovative Medicines Canada will award two (2) research Fellowships in the area of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Health Research in its impact on health care in Canada. One of the Fellowships will focus on AI’s impact on health system sustainability, while the second Fellowship will focus on AI’s… Read more »

CCS Innovation to Impact Grants

These grants are intended to support the next phase following a productive CCS Innovation Grant or CBCF research grant, with the goal of working towards or achieving a significant impact on cancer. Applicants are required to articulate significant achievements from the original Innovation/CBCF Grant (i.e., significant new knowledge, publications, intellectual property, technology development, or relevant… Read more »

CCS Innovation Grants

Innovation Grants support the highest quality creative problem solving in cancer research. The goal of the Innovation program is to support the development and testing of transformative, paradigm-shifting concepts and approaches to address problems in cancer research, enhance our understanding of cancer, and generate novel approaches to confront the challenges we face in defeating cancer…. Read more »

DoD Defense Medical Research and Development Program JPC-8/PH/TBIRP

Clinical Trial Award Clinical Research Award Pre-Application Submission Deadline:  September 10, 2019 Application Submission Deadline: December 2, 2019 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://www.grants.gov), the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/prgdefault.shtml) and the electronic… Read more »

2020 Kidney Health Research Grant Competition- Full Application

The Kidney Foundation of Canada is pleased to announce that the value of this grant has increased to $120,000 over two years with a maximum of $60,000 per year. Applications for the 2020 Kidney Health Research Grant Competition must be completed via the on-line application system proposalCENTRAL www.proposalCentral.com. Please allow extra time to review the system before the registration… Read more »

2020 Kidney Health Research Grant Competition – LOI

The Kidney Foundation of Canada is pleased to announce that the value of this grant has increased to $120,000 over two years with a maximum of $60,000 per year. Applications for the 2020 Kidney Health Research Grant Competition must be completed via the on-line application system proposalCENTRAL www.proposalCentral.com. Please allow extra time to review the… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that is following approximately 50,000 men and women between the… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that is following approximately 50,000 men and women between the… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition – Registration

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition- Full Application

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2019 Competition – Full Application

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2019 Competition – Registration

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

DoD Prevention Research to Reduce Sexual Assault and/or Understand Adjustment Disorders Investigator-Initiated Focused Research Award (PSAAD-IIFRA)

Joint Program Committee-5/Military and Operational Medicine Research Program Prevention Research to Reduce Sexual Assault and/or Understand Adjustment Disorders Investigator-Initiated  Focused Research Award  (PSAAD-IIFRA) Pre-Application Submission Deadline:  September 19, 2019 Application Submission Deadline: October 3, 2019 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements… Read more »

DoD Restoring Warfighters with Neuromusculoskeletal Injuries Research Award (RESTORE)

Joint Program Committee-8/Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine Research Program Restoring Warfighters with Neuromusculoskeletal Injuries Research Award (RESTORE) Pre-Application Submission Deadline:  September 3, 2019 Application Submission Deadline: December 16, 2019 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available electronically for downloading from the… Read more »

NSERC PromoScience

NEW  for 2019-  Please be advised that post-secondary institutions will be limited to one PromoScience application per department.  Please consult with your Grants Facilitator, Associate Dean (Research) well ahead of the submission deadline if you intend to submit an application to this opportunity.  Description NSERC’s PromoScience Program offers financial support for organizations working with young… Read more »

New Frontiers in Research Fund – Exploration – Notice of Intent

Research Grant and Contract Services will not be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their review of applications as they may require. If you are intending on applying to any of these competitions, please contact your Grants Facilitation Officer, Associate Dean (Research) or equivalent unit signatory to obtain… Read more »

New Frontiers in Research Fund – Exploration – Letter of Intent

Research Grant and Contract Services will not be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their review of applications as they may require. If you are intending on applying to any of these competitions, please contact your Grants Facilitation Officer, Associate Dean (Research) or equivalent unit signatory to obtain… Read more »

New Frontiers in Research Fund – Exploration- Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY Research Grant and Contract Services will not be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their review of applications as they may require. If you are intending on applying to any of these competitions, please contact your Grants Facilitation Officer, Associate Dean (Research) or equivalent unit… Read more »

NSERC Discovery Grants Competition – Fall 2019

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

2019 CAAIF Knowledge Mobilization Award

The Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is a charitable organization, established to increase educational opportunities and research resources for the Canadian Allergy and Immunology community. The 2019 competition will focus on knowledge mobilization programs within Canada and will provide one grant of $5,000. The CAAIF Research Advisory Committee will oversee the application review… Read more »

CAAIF/Immunodeficiency Canada Research Grant for New Investigators

Eligibility and Requirements • The award is for Canadian based residents, fellows and new investigators who are studying or practicing clinical immunology and allergy • The research project must have clinical relevance • The research can be in progress • The research must have received Institutional ethics approval Value of Award The award will pay… Read more »

CIHR Fellowship

Note to applicants: 1) This opportunity is submitted using CIHR’s e-approval process which means that they must be “submitted” on ResearchNet by the internal MUN deadline as the applications will then be routed to RGCS for review and e-submission to CIHR; 2) Sponsor assessments (required element of the applications) must be uploaded by the sponsors at least 48 hours… Read more »

CARB-X 2019 Funding Round 4 – Direct-acting small molecule – LOI

CARB-X supports the best science and most promising early development R&D projects anywhere in the world. We are aggressively expanding our global outreach and the diversity of projects in Powered by CARB-X pipeline to ensure that no opportunity is lost in the battle against drug-resistant bacterial infections. We fund antibiotics, vaccines, rapid diagnostics and other… Read more »

CARB-X 2019 Funding Round 3 – Diagnostics – LOI

CARB-X supports the best science and most promising early development R&D projects anywhere in the world. We are aggressively expanding our global outreach and the diversity of projects in Powered by CARB-X pipeline to ensure that no opportunity is lost in the battle against drug-resistant bacterial infections. We fund antibiotics, vaccines, rapid diagnostics and other life-saving products… Read more »

CARB-X 2019 Round 2 – Vaccines and Biotherapeutics – LOI

CARB-X supports the best science and most promising early development R&D projects anywhere in the world. We are aggressively expanding our global outreach and the diversity of projects in Powered by CARB-X pipeline to ensure that no opportunity is lost in the battle against drug-resistant bacterial infections. We fund antibiotics, vaccines, rapid diagnostics and other… Read more »

Early Career Investigator award

Provide early career investigators an opportunity to develop outstanding CF research programs and build a team through operating grant support without having to compete against established investigators. Eligibility: An independent researcher who has not held a Cystic Fibrosis Canada grant in the past and has held his/her first full-time academic or research appointment for a… Read more »

Basic or Clinical Research Grant – Full Application

To support innovative basic science research projects that: (i) improve our understanding of CF and/or (ii) have a significant impact on the concepts, methods, treatments, and/or technologies applicable to CF. Eligibility An independent researcher who holds a full-time academic or research appointment relevant to CF at a Canadian university or hospital. For additional information click here.

Basic or Clinical Research Grant – LOI

To support innovative basic science research projects that: (i) improve our understanding of CF and/or (ii) have a significant impact on the concepts, methods, treatments, and/or technologies applicable to CF. Eligibility An independent researcher who holds a full-time academic or research appointment relevant to CF at a Canadian university or hospital. For additional information click… Read more »

Focus Grant – Full Application

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is accepting letters of intent for its 2019 Focus Grants. Click on the subject areas for more information about each. 1) Short-Term Risk The Focus Grant for Short-Term Risk is open to innovative, potentially high-yield proposals that focus on short-term risk for suicide. Goal To develop identification and/or intervention strategies for short-term suicide risk… Read more »

Action for A-T

Action for A-T invites applications for medical research that has the potential to benefit children and adults with A-T. Short-term research projects lasting up to 3 years in duration and to a maximum value of £250,000 will be considered.  Funding will be provided for the direct costs of research (such as research staff and consumables)… Read more »

Microbiome in human health and diseases

With a mission of advancing the research and understanding of human microbiota, the Biocodex Microbiota Foundation is calling on inspired researchers at Canadian institutions in the microbiome field to submit proposals for funding their projects. For 2019, the Canadian grant will be awarded to an investigator studying a 1 to 2-year long research project within… Read more »

The Chaim Roifman Scholar Award for Senior Investigators – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY Research objectives should address one or more of the unique needs of patients with primary immunodeficiency: Study the clinical, cellular and molecular characteristics of genetically determined immunodeficiency diseases Discover improved diagnostic tools for PI Advance novel therapeutic approaches for PI Advance education of patients and medical professionals Eligibility and requirements Independent investigators… Read more »

The Chaim Roifman Scholar Award for Senior Investigators- LOI

Research objectives should address one or more of the unique needs of patients with primary immunodeficiency: Study the clinical, cellular and molecular characteristics of genetically determined immunodeficiency diseases Discover improved diagnostic tools for PI Advance novel therapeutic approaches for PI Advance education of patients and medical professionals Eligibility and requirements Independent investigators from the academic… Read more »

Stand Up To Cancer Gastric Cancer Interception Research Team

The Stand Up To Cancer Gastric Cancer Interception Research Team Grant represents a new, focused effort to implement advances in gastric cancer interception and prevention research as rapidly as possible through the creation of a collaborative, translational, cancer “Research Team”. The most talented and promising researchers across institutions will be assembled into a Research Team,… Read more »

Johnson & Johnson Lung Cancer Innovation Science Grants

The AACR-Johnson & Johnson Lung Cancer Innovation Science Grants represent a joint effort to address the need for promoting and supporting collaborative cancer research in areas that include digital therapeutics and smoking cessation biomarkers/behavioral phenotyping, to bolster our understanding of how lung cancer can be successfully intercepted. Prioritized areas of interest may include: clinical trials… Read more »

Rome Foundation Functional GI and Motility Disorder Pilot Research Award

The objective of this AGA Research Foundation Pilot Research Award is to provide funds for early career investigators to help establish their research careers or to support projects that represent new directions for established investigators. The intent of the award is to stimulate clinical or translational research in the areas of functional GI and motility… Read more »

Focus Grant – LOI

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is accepting letters of intent for its 2019 Focus Grants. Click on the subject areas for more information about each. 1) Short-Term Risk The Focus Grant for Short-Term Risk is open to innovative, potentially high-yield proposals that focus on short-term risk for suicide. Goal To develop identification and/or intervention strategies for short-term suicide risk… Read more »

Global Lyme Alliance Grant Application – LOI

GLA has awarded more than $10 million in grants to scientists at more than 40 academic institutions to study Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Research Priorities Lyme disease Priority will be given to proposals in Lyme disease, host immunology/immune dysregulation with an emphasis on pathogenesis, post-treatment Lyme disease, direct diagnostics and improved treatment. Molecular biology… Read more »

Wings for Life Grant Proposal – Executive Summary

Wings for Life is a non-profit research organization with the exclusive aim to support basic and clinical research related to spinal cord injury. Research projects may address all aspects of spinal cord lesions, nerve regeneration, trophic support of injured neurons and functional changes induced by lesions (preferentially in mammals). Proposals should have a view to… Read more »

Wings for Life Grant Proposal – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY Wings for Life is a non-profit research organization with the exclusive aim to support basic and clinical research related to spinal cord injury. Research projects may address all aspects of spinal cord lesions, nerve regeneration, trophic support of injured neurons and functional changes induced by lesions (preferentially in mammals). Proposals should have… Read more »

Impact of Vaccines on Antimicrobial Resistance – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY This scheme supports researchers investigating the impact of vaccines on antibiotic use and/or antimicrobial resistance. The aim is to support and inform vaccine decision-makers around the world and tackle antimicrobial resistance. For additional information please the funding webpage. 

Impact of Vaccines on Antimicrobial Resistance – Expression of Interest

This scheme supports researchers investigating the impact of vaccines on antibiotic use and/or antimicrobial resistance. The aim is to support and inform vaccine decision-makers around the world and tackle antimicrobial resistance. For additional information please the funding webpage. 

Network Catalyst Grant – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY This funding opportunity will provide support for the creation of six networks. The aim of these networks will be to provide research leadership in its focus area, to foster innovative research and practices, to build capacity and provide a forum that engages the research community and its partners (including but not limited… Read more »

Team Grant : UK-Canada Diabetes Research Team Grants – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. As Canada’s health research investment agency, CIHR collaborates with partners and researchers to support the discoveries and innovations that improve… Read more »

Pathways Implementation Research Teams – Component 3

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Pathways Implementation Research Teams Component 3 Funding Opportunity supports the overall goal of the Pathways to Health Equity for Aboriginal Peoples(Pathways) Initiative, which… Read more »

Team Grant : Partnerships for Cannabis Policy Evaluation- Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Partnerships for Cannabis Policy Evaluation program is part of CIHR’s Integrated Cannabis Research Strategy (ICRS). The ICRS is a CIHR-led, multi-federal… Read more »

CIHR Doctoral Research Award: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (2019-2020))

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and to establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. It is available to both Canadian… Read more »

Cancer Research Training Program (CRTP) – Full application

Description:  The Cancer Research Training Program has a curriculum that provides training and funding to graduate students, medical residents, postdoctoral fellows and clinical research fellows involved in cancer research at recognized institutions in Atlantic Canada. A limited number of traineeship awards will be offered to outstanding applicants. Eligibility: Support is restricted to individuals (as noted… Read more »

Cancer Research Training Program (CRTP)- Intent to Apply

The Cancer Research Training Program has a curriculum that provides training and funding to graduate students, medical residents, postdoctoral fellows and clinical research fellows involved in cancer research at recognized institutions in Atlantic Canada. A limited number of traineeship awards will be offered to outstanding applicants. Supervisors must be Senior Scientists, Scientists or Associate Members… Read more »

Standardization Platform on Age and Sex as Biological Variables – Phase 2

BY INVITATION ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The overarching goal of this initiative, which is part of CIHR Institute of Gender and Health (IGH) greater Sex and… Read more »

International CoEN Initiative in Neurodegeneration 2019

The CIHR Dementia Research Strategy supports research on the latest preventive, diagnostic and treatment approaches to Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases causing dementia. It consists of an international and a national component, which together, allows the Government of Canada to support world-class research on dementia, contributing to the global pursuit of finding a cure… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Patient-Oriented Research – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. BY INVITATION ONLY The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers,… Read more »

Clinician-Scientist Salary Award : CIHR Clinician Scientist – Phase 2

The Clinician Scientist program had two phases. Phase 1 provided stipends for up to six years of training support and is no longer being launched. Phase 2 provides a contribution to the salary of the recipient for up to six years (initial three-year award followed by a possible three-year renewal award). This opportunity provides funding… Read more »

Indigenous Gender and Wellness Development Grants

Gender plays an important, but often overlooked role in wellness. In the case of Indigenous Peoples in Canada (i.e., First Nations, Inuit and Métis), Indigenous concepts of gender have been negatively affected by colonization and the effects of gender on wellness has often been overlooked by research. Gender can be defined as the socially constructed… Read more »

Team Grant : Partnerships for Cannabis Policy Evaluation – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Partnerships for Cannabis Policy Evaluation program is part of CIHR’s Integrated Cannabis Research Strategy (ICRS). The ICRS is a CIHR-led, multi-federal department,… Read more »

Team Grant : UK-Canada Diabetes Research Team Grants – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. As Canada’s health research investment agency, CIHR collaborates with partners and researchers to support the discoveries and innovations that improve the health of… Read more »

Operating Grant : SPOR Innovative Clinical Trials- Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research, which is foundational to evidence-informed health care, refers to a continuum of… Read more »

Operating Grant : SPOR Innovative Clinical Trials- LOI

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research, which is foundational to evidence-informed health care, refers to a continuum of research that engages… Read more »

Network Catalyst Grant – Registration

This funding opportunity will provide support for the creation of six networks. The aim of these networks will be to provide research leadership in its focus area, to foster innovative research and practices, to build capacity and provide a forum that engages the research community and its partners (including but not limited to industry, charities,… Read more »

CFI John R. Evans Leaders Fund – Full Application

All internal submission are due by 10:00 a.m. on the day of the deadline. The following deadlines apply to this competition: Phase 1 – Expression of Interest July 22nd, 2019: Internal deadline for submission of Expression of Interest (EOI) to the Office of Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI). Phase 2 – Full Application Selection and… Read more »

CFI John R. Evans Leaders Fund (JELF) – Expression of Interest

All internal submission are due by 10:00 a.m. on the day of the deadline. The following deadlines apply to this competition: Phase 1 – Expression of Interest July 22nd, 2019: Internal deadline for submission of Expression of Interest (EOI) to the Office of Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI). Phase 2 – Full Application Selection and… Read more »

Terry Fox New Investigator Award – Full Application

The Purpose of this funding is to support outstanding new researchers as they develop their careers as independent research scientists or clinician scientists to undertake high-quality cancer research, while in close collaboration and mentorship with specific research teams currently supported by the TFRI and CIHR. Scope of the Program Support under this Request for Applications… Read more »

Genomics in Society Interdisciplinary Research Teams – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY This program aims to strengthen the connections between researchers, users and other stakeholders on issues that could impact the uptake and application of genomic technologies, including commercialization. The goal of the team program is to support and enhance GE3LS research that addresses important and overarching challenges that affect the adoption and uptake… Read more »

Operating Grant : Women’s Health Clinical Mentorship Grant

The purpose of this funding opportunity is to advance clinical research in women’s health and to build capacity in the next generation of women’s health clinician-researchers. The aim is for trainees, students or residents to be paired with and mentored by a women’s health clinician-specialist on a one-year research project with the goal of improving… Read more »

2nd Global Awards for Advancing Chronic Pain Research

Pfizer Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company are pleased to announce the call for proposals for the 2nd Global Awards for Advancing Chronic Pain Research (ADVANCE) in 2019. ADVANCE is an independently-reviewed, competitive grants program. The mission of the program is to fund innovative, novel research proposals that seek to advance the understanding and management of… Read more »

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. An interdisciplinary joint call aimed at building competitive, resilient and healthy economies and societies through responsible AI has been announced. The call is… Read more »

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative – Intent to Submit

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. An interdisciplinary joint call aimed at building competitive, resilient and healthy economies and societies through responsible AI has been announced. The call is… Read more »