Posts Categorized: Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery

Patient Voices in Research Initiative

The Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network and the Terry Fox Research Institute announce new funding opportunity designed by patients to address key themes in precision oncology. Researchers from different disciplines across the country are invited to submit applications to this innovative funding program designed by cancer patients, survivors and caregivers from the MOHCCN Patient… Read more »

Cystic Fibrosis Canada Seed Grant

CCS is partnering with Cystic Fibrosis Canada to launch a grant competition that will focus on cystic fibrosis and cancer risk. This collaboration reflects that as people live longer with cystic fibrosis, they also face increased susceptibility to cancer risks that have not been extensively studied before. Seed Grants are valued at up to $50,000… Read more »

Cystic Fibrosis Canada Research grants – Full Application

The 2024 Competition is now open. Please see Grants & Awards Guide for details. LOIs have a deadline of August 15, 2023.   Operating grants are available for scientific and clinical researchers studying aspects of cystic fibrosis relevant to our CF Community Research Priorities at a Canadian academic institution (University, hospital, research institute, etc.): Basic Science Research grants To support… Read more »

Cystic Fibrosis Canada Research grants – LOI

The 2024 Competition is now open. Please see Grants & Awards Guide for details. LOIs have a deadline of August 15, 2023.   Operating grants are available for scientific and clinical researchers studying aspects of cystic fibrosis relevant to our CF Community Research Priorities at a Canadian academic institution (University, hospital, research institute, etc.): Basic Science Research grants To support… Read more »

SHASTRI STUDENT RESEARCH IN INDIA FELLOWSHIP (SSRIF) 2024-25

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI) is pleased to announce a call for applications for Shastri Student Research in India Fellowships (SSRIF). The desired SSRIF applicants are Canadian students studying in undergraduate and graduate degree programs, primarily in SICI’s Canadian Member universities. SSRIF recipients will commence a 6-8 weeks research project in India under the supervision of Indian faculty… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Avian Influenza One Health Research

Avian influenza is a viral disease which primarily affects birds, although transmission to mammals including people has been demonstrated to occur sporadically. Avian influenza virus has varying levels of pathogenicity, depending on its subtype. Highly pathogenic avian influenza (hereafter referred to as HPAI) subtypes can rapidly cause high levels of sickness and mortality in domestic… Read more »

Routledge/Round Table Commonwealth Studentships

The Routledge/Round Table Commonwealth PhD Studentships provide support for research projects on Commonwealth-related themes. The studentships are funded by The Round Table: The Commonwealth Journal of International Affairs  and the journal’s publisher, Routledge, in association with the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).  Proposed research must meet at least one of the following criteria:  Relate to the Commonwealth as a… Read more »

Pfizer Global Medical Grants (GMG) Interventional Research Studies with Elranatamab RFP

Pfizer Global Medical Grants (GMG) supports the global healthcare community’s independent initiatives (e.g., research, quality improvement, or education) to improve patient outcomes in areas of unmet medical need that are aligned with Pfizer’s medical and/or scientific strategies. Pfizer’s GMG competitive grant program involves a publicly posted general Request for Proposal (RFP) that provides detail regarding… Read more »

Knowledge Synthesis Grants: Envisioning Governance Systems that Work

SSHRC, in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), is pleased to launch a Knowledge Synthesis Grants competition to mobilize, examine and synthesize social sciences and humanities research on Envisioning Governance Systems that Work…. Read more »

SSHRC Partnership Development Grants 2024 Competition

RIS will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) or Amanda Crompton (ajcrompt@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Partnership Development Grants are expected to respond to the objectives of the Research Partnerships program. These grants provide support over one… Read more »

SSHRC Partnership Grants—Stage 2

RIS will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) or Amanda Crompton (ajcrompt@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Partnership Grants undergo a two-stage merit review process, and this funding opportunity description applies to Stage 2 applications. Only applicants… Read more »

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants – 2024-25 Competitions (September 2024)

Partnership Engage Grants are expected to respond to the objectives of the Research Partnerships program. These grants provide short-term and timely support for partnered research activities that will inform decision-making at a single partner organization from the public, private or not-for-profit sector. The small-scale, stakeholder-driven partnerships supported through Partnership Engage Grants are meant to respond to… Read more »

SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships

SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships are expected to respond to the objectives of the Research Training and Talent Development. These fellowships support the most promising Canadian new scholars in the social sciences and humanities, and assist them in establishing a research base at an important time in their research careers. The purpose of these fellowships is to provide… Read more »

SSHRC Insight Grants (IG)

Academic Units have assumed the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Initiatives & Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

Arthur B. McDonald Fellowships

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Manager, Awards and Honours, for information on this program, if they are interested in these competitions. Arthur B. McDonald Fellowships recognize early stage academic researchers in the natural sciences and engineering and support them to enhance their research capacity, so that they can become leaders in their field and inspire… Read more »

Chemical Institute of Canada Awards

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Awards and Honours, for information on this program. The CIC awards recognize outstanding contributions to research and the Canadian chemistry sciences, engineering, and technology communities. The deadline for the following awards is December 1: CIC/CSChE – Award in Design and Industrial Practice CIC/CSChE – Bao and Zhu Innovation Award… Read more »

Governor General’s Innovation Awards

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Awards and Honours,  for information on this program. In today’s competitive and interconnected world, increasing productivity through the creation of new products and services, improving public sector performance, and building an inclusive, compassionate society will be the keys to Canada’s success as a caring, efficient and prosperous nation…. Read more »

Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Awards and Honours, for information on this program. The Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering is awarded annually to an individual whose body of work, conducted in Canada in the natural sciences or engineering, has demonstrated persistent excellence and influence. Candidates may be nominated by any… Read more »

Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Awards and Honours, for information on this program. NSERC is seeking nominations of research teams for the Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering. This prize recognizes highly collaborative Canadian teams of researchers from different disciplines who have combined their expertise to produce achievements of… Read more »

Chemical Institute of Canada Fellowship

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer ,  Awards and Honours,  for information on this program. CIC Fellowship is a senior class of membership that recognizes the merits of CIC members who have made outstanding contributions across multiple areas: Scientific, Engineering and Technical Contributions CIC, CSC, CSChE, CSCT Activities Management of Science, Engineering or Technology Teaching,… Read more »

Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Awards and Honours, Office of the Vice President, Research, for information on this program. The College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists is Canada’s first national system of multidisciplinary recognition for the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership. It comprises a fourth entity (along with the current three Academies)… Read more »

Janeway Foundation’s 2024 Research Awards

The Janeway Research Advisory Committee (JRAC) is now accepting applications for the Janeway Foundation’s 2024 Research Awards. These awards support research which has the potential to improve children’s health care in Newfoundland and Labrador. This year’s research grants will be awarded in the following three categories. – Independent Investigators (eligible for awards up to $20,000)… Read more »

Simons Foundation Pilot Awards

2024 Pilot Award – Request for Applications The goal of the Pilot Award is to provide early support for exploratory ideas considered higher risk but with the potential for transformative results, particularly those with novel hypotheses for autism. This funding mechanism is particularly suitable for investigators new to the autism field, though we encourage applicants… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant: Healthy Youth (2024) – Full Application

Building on almost a decade of federal investment in youth health and well-being, the purpose of this funding opportunity is to support research teams that bring evidence to at least two of the six youth-identified priorities of Canada’s Youth Policy to inform meaningful change that improves youth health and well-being. The six priority areas are: Leadership and Impact; Health and… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant: Healthy Youth (2024) – Registration

Building on almost a decade of federal investment in youth health and well-being, the purpose of this funding opportunity is to support research teams that bring evidence to at least two of the six youth-identified priorities of Canada’s Youth Policy to inform meaningful change that improves youth health and well-being. The six priority areas are: Leadership and Impact; Health and… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant: Healthy Cities Research Initiative – Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts)

The environments in which we live, work, and play are critical to our health, development, and well-being. Evidence shows that urban environments influence our behaviours and impact our biology. With an estimated 74%1 of Canada’s population living in urban areas, and over 55%2 of the global population being urbanized, understanding the health promoting potential of cities is… Read more »

Horizon Europe – Various Calls

Horizon Europe is the world’s largest research and innovation funding program involving countries around the globe. As one of the most ambitious funding programs, it gives Canadians access to even more opportunities to elevate their research and innovations through global partnerships. Through Horizon Europe, Canada’s talented research and innovation communities can help develop solutions to… Read more »

SSHRC Connection Grant – November 2024

Connection Grants are expected to respond to the objectives of the Research Partnerships program. These grants support events and outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives. These events and activities represent opportunities to exchange knowledge and to engage with participants on research issues of value to them. Events and outreach activities funded by a Connection Grant… Read more »

Summer 2024 ICS Planning and Dissemination Grants: Brain Health and Cognitive Impairment in Aging Research Initiative

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is pleased to announce the upcoming launch of the Summer 2024 ICS Planning and Dissemination Grants which include the following funding pool sponsored by the Brain Health and Cognitive Impairment in Aging Research Initiative The Brain Health and Cognitive Impairment in Aging (BHCIA) Research Initiative is a major initiative, led… Read more »

Call for Collaborative Research Projects on the Brain – Intent to Apply

Brain Canada and CQDM are joining forces once again to support interprovincial collaborative biopharmaceutical research and development (R&D) projects on the brain. This partnership creates a unique funding opportunity that brings together experts from academia and industry to support the development of platforms, tools and biopharmaceuticals that will pave the way for new advances in… Read more »

Call for Collaborative Research Projects on the Brain – Full Application

Brain Canada and CQDM are joining forces once again to support interprovincial collaborative biopharmaceutical research and development (R&D) projects on the brain. This partnership creates a unique funding opportunity that brings together experts from academia and industry to support the development of platforms, tools and biopharmaceuticals that will pave the way for new advances in… Read more »

Craig Dobbin Legacy Scholarships

Thirty Craig Dobbin Legacy Scholarships are being awarded under this programme supporting research in the Arts and Humanities (interdisciplinary proposals are welcome). Fifteen of these scholarships will be awarded to UCD  researchers seeking to conduct research in Canada, with another fifteen being awarded to Canadian scholars seeking to conduct research in UCD. Research scholarships ranging in value from €5k to €7k will… Read more »

Request for Proposals (RFP) Evolving Treatment Options in First-line Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma (mUC) and Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (MIBC)

Pfizer Inc. and Astellas are collaborating to provide grant support for continuing professional education in bladder cancer. This publicly posted Request for Proposal (RFP) provides details regarding a general area of interest, sets timelines for review and approval, and uses an internal company-alliance review process to make final grant decisions. Organizations are invited to submit… Read more »

Horizon Europe – Implementation research for management of multiple long-term conditions in the context of non-communicable diseases

Horizon Europe is the world’s largest research and innovation funding program involving countries around the globe. As one of the most ambitious funding programs, it gives Canadians access to even more opportunities to elevate their research and innovations through global partnerships. Through Horizon Europe, Canada’s talented research and innovation communities can help develop solutions to… Read more »

Horizon Europe – Improving clinical management of heart disease from early detection to treatment

ExpectedOutcome: Actions under this topic must contribute to all the following outcomes, ultimately contributing to reducing the burden of heart disease: – Healthcare systems and patients benefit from the development of integrated solutions for improving critical aspects in the overall care pathway (primary, ambulatory and hospital care) for heart disease. – Healthcare systems and patients… Read more »

ALS Canada-Brain Canada Discovery Grant Program 2024

Brain Canada and the ALS Society of Canada are thrilled to announce the launch of the 2024 Discovery Grant Program. The purpose of the 2024 Discovery Grant Program is to invest in the best possible projects that are focused on identifying causes of, or treatments for ALS and/or related neurological diseases, including primary lateral sclerosis,… Read more »

DOD Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) Implementation Science Award – Full Application

The Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) released a program announcement for the following funding opportunity: Implementation Science Award The FY24 PCRP Implementation Science Award supports studies that are expected to bridge the gap between research, practice, and policy through establishment of a knowledge base of interventions, clinical practices/guidelines, tools, and policies that can be deployed… Read more »

DOD Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) Implementation Science Award – Pre-Application

The Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) released a program announcement for the following funding opportunity: Implementation Science Award The FY24 PCRP Implementation Science Award supports studies that are expected to bridge the gap between research, practice, and policy through establishment of a knowledge base of interventions, clinical practices/guidelines, tools, and policies that can be deployed… Read more »

DOD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP) – Full Application

The Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunity: Women’s Health Research Award *NEW for FY24* To meet the intent of the funding opportunity, applications submitted to the FY24 PRORP Women’s Health Research Award (WHRA) must directly address women’s health as it relates to orthopaedic injury care/treatment or outcomes…. Read more »

DOD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP) – Pre-application

The Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunity: Women’s Health Research Award *NEW for FY24* To meet the intent of the funding opportunity, applications submitted to the FY24 PRORP Women’s Health Research Award (WHRA) must directly address women’s health as it relates to orthopaedic injury care/treatment or outcomes…. Read more »

DOD Melanoma Research Program (MRP) – Full Application

The Melanoma Research Program (MRP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Survivorship Research Award *NEW for FY24* The intent of the SRA is to address the relatively new and underfunded area of melanomaspecific survivorship by supporting a broad range of innovative and impactful research that has the intended outcome of improving the health and… Read more »

DOD Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP) – Full Application

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Idea Development Award The FY24 DMDRP IDA promotes new ideas that are still in the early stages of development and have the potential to yield impactful data and new avenues of investigation. This award supports conceptually innovative, high-risk/high-reward research that could… Read more »

DOD Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP) -Letter of Intent

The Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Idea Development Award The FY24 DMDRP IDA promotes new ideas that are still in the early stages of development and have the potential to yield impactful data and new avenues of investigation. This award supports conceptually innovative, high-risk/high-reward research that… Read more »

Spencer Foundation Racial Equity Research Grants – Full Proposal

The Racial Equity Research Grants program supports education research projects that will contribute to understanding and ameliorating racial inequality in education. We are interested in funding studies that aim to understand and disrupt the reproduction and deepening of inequality in education, and which seek to (re)imagine and make new forms of equitable education. Thus, we… Read more »

Spencer Foundation Racial Equity Research Grants – Intent to Apply

The Racial Equity Research Grants program supports education research projects that will contribute to understanding and ameliorating racial inequality in education. We are interested in funding studies that aim to understand and disrupt the reproduction and deepening of inequality in education, and which seek to (re)imagine and make new forms of equitable education. Thus, we… Read more »

Pfizer Global Medical Grants Addressing Knowledge Gaps in Aplastic Anemia RFP

Pfizer Global Medical Grants (GMG) supports the global healthcare community’s independent initiatives (e.g., research, quality improvement, or education) to improve patient outcomes in areas of unmet medical need that are aligned with Pfizer’s medical and/or scientific strategies.   Pfizer’s GMG competitive grant program involves a publicly posted Request for Proposal (RFP) that provides detail regarding… Read more »

Pfizer – Gene and Gene-modified Cell Therapies Medical Education

The mission of the American Society of Gene + Cell Therapy (ASGCT) is to advance knowledge, awareness, and education leading to the discovery and clinical application of genetic and cellular therapies to alleviate human disease. ASGCT’s strategic vision is to be a catalyst for bringing together scientists, physicians, patient advocates, and other stakeholders to transform… Read more »

NFRF (New Frontiers in Research Fund) Exploration 2024 – Full Application

The goal of the Exploration stream is to inspire high-risk, high-reward and interdisciplinary research. Exploration grants support research that pushes boundaries into exciting new areas. Researchers are encouraged to think “outside of the box” and undertake research that would defy current paradigms; brings disciplines together in unexpected ways and from bold, innovative perspectives; and has the potential to be disruptive… Read more »

NFRF (New Frontiers in Research Fund) Exploration 2024 – Notification of Intent to Apply (NOI)

The goal of the Exploration stream is to inspire high-risk, high-reward and interdisciplinary research. Exploration grants support research that pushes boundaries into exciting new areas. Researchers are encouraged to think “outside of the box” and undertake research that would defy current paradigms; brings disciplines together in unexpected ways and from bold, innovative perspectives; and has the potential to be disruptive… Read more »

DOD CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) Clinical Research and Era of Hope Awards – Full application

Breast Cancer Research Program (https://cdmrp.health.mil/funding/bcrp) Pre-Application (Letter of Intent) submission deadline is May 23, 2024 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time for the following FY24 BCRP funding opportunities: o   Clinical Research Extension Award The FY24 BCRP Clinical Research Extension Award aims to extend or expand the data collection, follow-up, and analysis of breast cancer clinical studies. The… Read more »

DOD CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) Clinical Research and Era of Hope Awards – Pre-application

Breast Cancer Research Program (https://cdmrp.health.mil/funding/bcrp) Pre-Application (Letter of Intent) submission deadline is May 23, 2024 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time for the following FY24 BCRP funding opportunities: o   Clinical Research Extension Award The FY24 BCRP Clinical Research Extension Award aims to extend or expand the data collection, follow-up, and analysis of breast cancer clinical studies. The… Read more »

DOD CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) – Breakthrough and Transformative Awards – Full application

Breast Cancer Research Program (https://cdmrp.health.mil/funding/bcrp) Pre-Application (Letter of Intent) submission deadline is May 16, 2024 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time for the following FY24 BCRP funding opportunities: o   Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 The intent of the Breakthrough Award is to support promising research that has high potential to lead to or make breakthroughs in… Read more »

DOD CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) – Breakthrough and Transformative Awards – Pre-application

Breast Cancer Research Program (https://cdmrp.health.mil/funding/bcrp) Pre-Application (Letter of Intent) submission deadline is May 16, 2024 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time for the following FY24 BCRP funding opportunities: o   Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 The intent of the Breakthrough Award is to support promising research that has high potential to lead to or make breakthroughs in… Read more »

DOD – Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award (EHDA) – Full Application

The Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award The FY24 PCRP Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award supports the exploration of highly innovative, untested, potentially high-gain concepts, theories, paradigms, and/or methods that address an important problem relevant to one or more of the FY24 PCRP Overarching Challenges…. Read more »

DOD – Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award (EHDA) – Pre-Application

The Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award The FY24 PCRP Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award supports the exploration of highly innovative, untested, potentially high-gain concepts, theories, paradigms, and/or methods that address an important problem relevant to one or more of the FY24 PCRP Overarching Challenges…. Read more »

DOD CDMRP Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) DS, EIR and PR Awards – Full Application

The Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Data Science Award The FY24 PCRP Data Science Award mechanism supports research where quantitative and analytical approaches, processes, and/or systems are developed and/or used to obtain knowledge and insight from large and/or complex sets of prostate cancer data. If successful, the… Read more »

DOD CDMRP Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) DS, EIR and PR Awards – Pre-Application

The Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Data Science Award The FY24 PCRP Data Science Award mechanism supports research where quantitative and analytical approaches, processes, and/or systems are developed and/or used to obtain knowledge and insight from large and/or complex sets of prostate cancer data. If successful, the… Read more »

DOD Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) ID and TRP Awards – Full Application

The Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Idea Development Award The PCARP Idea Development Award supports the development of innovative, high-risk/high reward research that could lead to critical discoveries or major advancements that will accelerate progress in improving outcomes for individuals with pancreatic cancer. This award mechanism is… Read more »

DOD Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) ID and TRP Awards – Pre-application

The Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Idea Development Award The PCARP Idea Development Award supports the development of innovative, high-risk/high reward research that could lead to critical discoveries or major advancements that will accelerate progress in improving outcomes for individuals with pancreatic cancer. This award mechanism is… Read more »

DOD Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) – Full Application

The Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Focused Pilot Award To view the program announcements and submit a pre-application visit:  https://ebrap.org/eBRAP/public/ProgramFY.htm?programFYId=587102 The PCARP Focused Pilot Award supports the exploration and development of impactful and innovative concepts under two patient-centered Focus Areas of pancreatic cancer research that could ultimately… Read more »

DOD Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) Preapplication

The Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) released program announcements for the following funding opportunities: Focused Pilot Award To view the program announcements and submit a pre-application visit:  https://ebrap.org/eBRAP/public/ProgramFY.htm?programFYId=587102 The PCARP Focused Pilot Award supports the exploration and development of impactful and innovative concepts under two patient-centered Focus Areas of pancreatic cancer research that could ultimately… Read more »

DOD Autism Research Program Discovery Award – Full Application

The Autism Research Program (ARP) released program announcement for the following funding opportunity: Discovery Award To view the program announcements and submit a pre-application visit:  https://ebrap.org/eBRAP/public/ProgramFY.htm?programFYId=577102 The FY24 ARP Discovery Award supports innovative, non-incremental, high-risk/potentially high-reward research that will provide new insights, paradigms, technologies, or applications in autism research. Studies supported by this award are… Read more »

DOD Autism Research Program Discovery Award – LOI

The Autism Research Program (ARP) released program announcement for the following funding opportunity: Discovery Award To view the program announcements and submit a pre-application visit:  https://ebrap.org/eBRAP/public/ProgramFY.htm?programFYId=577102 The FY24 ARP Discovery Award supports innovative, non-incremental, high-risk/potentially high-reward research that will provide new insights, paradigms, technologies, or applications in autism research. Studies supported by this award are… Read more »

NSERC Discovery Horizons – full application

Discovery Horizons grants support investigator-initiated individual and team projects that broadly integrate or transcend disciplines to advance knowledge in the natural sciences and engineering (NSE). Established in 2021 by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC),… Read more »

NSERC Discovery Horizons – LOI

Discovery Horizons grants support investigator-initiated individual and team projects that broadly integrate or transcend disciplines to advance knowledge in the natural sciences and engineering (NSE). Established in 2021 by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC),… Read more »

New Mechanisms and Emerging Treatment Options in Metastatic Breast Cancer RFP

Pfizer Inc. and Arvinas are collaborating to provide grant support for continuing professional education in Metastatic Breast Cancer (mBC). This publicly posted Request for Proposals (RFP) provides details regarding a general area of interest, sets timelines for review and approval, and describes an internal company alliance review process to make final grant decisions. Organizations are… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant : Biomedical Research for HIV/AIDS and STBBI

In 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a series of global health sector strategies for HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmitted infections1,2,3. Having endorsed the global targets set out in the WHO strategies, the Government of Canada launched a Pan-Canadian STBBI Framework for Action in 2018 to reduce the health impacts of STBBI in… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Community Based Research in Climate Change Priority Areas – Full Application

Canada’s changing climate is significantly affecting our health and well-being. The latest national science assessment, Health of Canadians in a Changing Climate: Advancing our Knowledge for Action, describes how climate change is increasing the frequency and severity of existing health risks related to extreme heat, wildfires, floods, air pollution, declining water quality and availability, and causing… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Community Based Research in Climate Change Priority Areas – Registration

Canada’s changing climate is significantly affecting our health and well-being. The latest national science assessment, Health of Canadians in a Changing Climate: Advancing our Knowledge for Action, describes how climate change is increasing the frequency and severity of existing health risks related to extreme heat, wildfires, floods, air pollution, declining water quality and availability, and causing… Read more »

CIHR Implementation Science Chairs in Human Development, Child and Youth Health

The field of Implementation Science offers a promising avenue for supporting the use of evidence in practice and policy. A widely cited statistic indicates that it takes, on average, approximately 17 years for research to reach clinical practice1, with similar timeframes found in more recent studies investigating the time between research investment and impact2. Within… Read more »

DOD – Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program – Full Application

The Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP) released the following funding opportunities: Clinical Translational Research Award The CTRA supports studies that will move promising, well-founded preclinical and/or clinical research findings closer to clinical application, including diagnosis, prognosis, or treatment of TSC. Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award The EHDA supports the initial exploration of innovative, high-risk,… Read more »

DOD – Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program – Pre-Application

The Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP) released the following funding opportunities: Clinical Translational Research Award The CTRA supports studies that will move promising, well-founded preclinical and/or clinical research findings closer to clinical application, including diagnosis, prognosis, or treatment of TSC. Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award The EHDA supports the initial exploration of innovative, high-risk,… Read more »

DOD – Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP) – IDA/TDRA – Full Application

The Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP) released the following funding opportunities: Idea Development Award The FY24 TBDRP Idea Development Award is intended to support conceptually innovative research that could lead to impactful discoveries or significant advancements that will accelerate progress toward reducing the burden of Lyme disease and/or other tick-borne diseases and conditions and improve… Read more »

DOD – Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP) – IDA/TDRA – Pre-application

The Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP) released the following funding opportunities: Idea Development Award The FY24 TBDRP Idea Development Award is intended to support conceptually innovative research that could lead to impactful discoveries or significant advancements that will accelerate progress toward reducing the burden of Lyme disease and/or other tick-borne diseases and conditions and improve… Read more »

DOD – Multiple Sclerosis Research Program Early Investigator Research Award – Full Application

The Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP) released the following funding opportunities: Early Investigator Research Award The MSRP EIRA supports MS-focused research opportunities for individuals in the early stages of their careers, under the guidance of one or more designated Mentors. This opportunity allows for early-stage investigators to develop a research project, investigate a problem or… Read more »

DOD – Multiple Sclerosis Research Program Early Investigator Research Award – Pre-Application

The Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP) released the following funding opportunities: Early Investigator Research Award The MSRP EIRA supports MS-focused research opportunities for individuals in the early stages of their careers, under the guidance of one or more designated Mentors. This opportunity allows for early-stage investigators to develop a research project, investigate a problem or… Read more »

DOD – Multiple Sclerosis Research Program – Full Application

The Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP) released the following funding opportunities: Clinical Trial Award The MSRP CTA supports the rapid implementation of clinical trials with the potential to have a significant impact on the treatment or management of multiple sclerosis. Clinical trials may be designed to evaluate promising new products, pharmacologic agents (drugs or biologics),… Read more »

DOD Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP) – Pre-application

The Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP) released the following funding opportunities: Clinical Trial Award The MSRP CTA supports the rapid implementation of clinical trials with the potential to have a significant impact on the treatment or management of multiple sclerosis. Clinical trials may be designed to evaluate promising new products, pharmacologic agents (drugs or biologics),… Read more »

DOD Military Burn Research Program (MBRP) – Full Application

The Military Burn Research Program (MBRP) released the following funding opportunities: Patient-Centered Research Award To meet the intent of the funding opportunity, the program seeks to fund clinical research that enhances the ability to provide burn care, with emphasis toward care administered in resource-limited, austere settings consistent with a military operational environment. The program seeks… Read more »

DOD Military Burn Research Program (MBRP) – Pre-Application

The Military Burn Research Program (MBRP) released the following funding opportunities: Patient-Centered Research Award To meet the intent of the funding opportunity, the program seeks to fund clinical research that enhances the ability to provide burn care, with emphasis toward care administered in resourcelimited, austere settings consistent with a military operational environment. The program seeks… Read more »

Terry Fox New Investigator Award – Full Application

The Terry Fox New Investigator Award provides research operating grants to support future leaders as they develop their independent careers in cancer research. The award provides a single research grant of up to $450,000 for three years to investigators within the first five years of a first faculty-level appointment in Canada. Support under this Request… Read more »

Terry Fox New Investigator Award – Registration

The Terry Fox New Investigator Award provides research operating grants to support future leaders as they develop their independent careers in cancer research. The award provides a single research grant of up to $450,000 for three years to investigators within the first five years of a first faculty-level appointment in Canada. Support under this Request… Read more »

Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grants – Full Application

The Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grants is a long‐standing program involving the best cancer researchers in Canada. These programs support Canadian research teams exploring new frontiers in cancer research (i.e., breakthrough and transformative biomedical, clinical and translational research which may form the basis for innovative cancer prevention, diagnosis and/or treatment). TFRI will host… Read more »

Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grants – LOI

The Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grants is a long‐standing program involving the best cancer researchers in Canada. These programs support Canadian research teams exploring new frontiers in cancer research (i.e., breakthrough and transformative biomedical, clinical and translational research which may form the basis for innovative cancer prevention, diagnosis and/or treatment). TFRI will host… Read more »

Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases: Management of Multiple Long-Term Conditions – Stage 2

Stage 2 is by invitation only. Applicants intending to apply for the GACD Management of Multiple Long-Term Conditions Funding Call, should inform the GACD secretariat by completing this short form: GACD Intention to apply The ninth call for applications under the GACD banner focuses on implementation research proposals, to address management of multiple long-term conditions, in the context of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Proposals… Read more »

Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases: Management of Multiple Long-Term Conditions – Stage 1

Applicants intending to apply for the GACD Management of Multiple Long-Term Conditions Funding Call, should inform the GACD secretariat by completing this short form: GACD Intention to apply The ninth call for applications under the GACD banner focuses on implementation research proposals, to address management of multiple long-term conditions, in the context of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Proposals should aim to improve the availability… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement

The Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) program supports high-caliber Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences abroad. By accessing international scientific research and training, CGS-MSFSS recipients will contribute to strengthening the potential for collaboration between Canadian institutions and other research… Read more »