Posts Categorized: Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery

Team Grant: Canada-EU Smart Living Environments – Transitions in Care

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. This funding opportunity is one of several that are part of the CIHR Transitions in Care (TiC) multi-Institute Initiative. The TiC initiative aims to… Read more »

Mitacs – Business Strategy Internships connect business students with small businesses during COVID-19 (BSI)

In partnership with participating Canadian business schools, Mitacs is launching a new initiative to provide business students with the opportunity to apply concepts and theories to real-world situations. The award will provide $10K per student for undergraduate and graduate students to tackle a four-month project with a small or medium enterprise or a not-for-profit organization…. Read more »

DOD – Lupus Research Program (LRP) – Full Application

Idea Award  Impact Award Transformative Vision Award __________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a… Read more »

DOD – Lupus Research Program (LRP) – Pre-Application

Idea Award  Impact Award Transformative Vision Award __________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a… Read more »

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

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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a two-step process requiring both pre-application submission and full… Read more »

DOD – Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP) – Pre-Application

Idea Development Award Translational Research Partnership Research Award __________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is… Read more »

CAAIF-CSACI Research Fellowship in Allergy and Clinical Immunology

The objective CAAIF-CSACI Research Fellowship is to enable developing researchers in the field of Allergy and Clinical Immunology  to pursue further research training. ABOUT THE SPONSORS The Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is a charitable foundation whose mission is to invest in research leading to new and better treatments that improve the lives of Canadians… Read more »

E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships

Dr. Steacie believed that young researchers are a great national asset and should be given every opportunity to develop their own ideas. He nurtured Canadian talent and drew many promising scientists to Canada through his philosophy that: *  fundamental research is essential to the development of science *  the individual is key to research, and individual… Read more »

COVID-19 Challenges – Real-time insights for pandemic decision-making – Call for proposals

Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) in collaboration with Canada’s defence, security and public safety communities are looking for innovative epidemiological and healthcare solutions involving data gathering and data analytics technologies to support the early detection and community-based surveillance of outbreaks of contagious diseases. The goal is to provide actionable insights and to permit rapid… Read more »

COVID- 19 Challenges – Scrubbing your scrubs: Finding way to re-use COVID-19 protective gear – Call for proposals

Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) in collaboration with Canada’s defence, security and public safety communities is looking for innovative material and design solutions, as well as rapid and effective decontamination strategies and solutions, for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), operational clothing and equipment for personnel responding to events involving biological hazards. Additional information can be… Read more »

Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Exceptional Opportunities Fund – COVID-19 – Call for Proposals

This opportunity is administered by Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI). Inquiries can be directed to Pam White, pwhite@mun.ca.  In this competition, the CFI aims to support urgent infrastructure needs for ongoing research related to COVID-19. The EOF – COVID-19 competition will be open for proposals from all disciplines. Projects submitted through this competition should include a compelling… Read more »

DOD – Kidney Cancer Research Program (KCRP) Full Application

Academy for Kidney Cancer Investigators-Early Career Investigators Translational Research Partnership Award __________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP)… Read more »

DOD – Kidney Cancer Research Program (KCRP) Pre-Application

Academy for Kidney Cancer Investigators-Early Career Investigators Translational Research Partnership Award __________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP)… Read more »

Azrieli Foundation – “RNA and the Brain” – Full Application

Since its establishment in 1989, the Azrieli Foundation has supported eight key priority areas, including basic and clinical biomedical research. Our goal is to advance discoveries and novel approaches that address the core of challenging issues in medicine and society, including for neurodevelopmental conditions. We are pleased to announce the establishment of the Azrieli Science Grants… Read more »

DOD – Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) – Full Application

Prostate Cancer Pathology Resource Network Award __________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a two-step… Read more »

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

Prostate Cancer Pathology Resource Network Award __________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a two-step… Read more »

DOD – Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson’s (NETP) – Full Application

Early Investigator Research Award Investigator-Initiated Research Award Synergistic Idea Award _________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org)…. Read more »

DOD – Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson’s Program (NETP) – Pre-Application

Early Investigator Research Award Investigator-Initiated Research Award Synergistic Idea Award _________________________________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org)…. Read more »

DOD – Hearing Restoration Research Program (HRRP) – Full Application

Focused Research Award 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a two-step process requiring both pre-application… Read more »

DOD – Hearing Restoration Research Program (HRRP) – Pre-Application

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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a two-step process requiring both pre-application submission and full… Read more »

Mitacs – Research Training Award

“Since this is a new opportunity for students through Mitacs, questions about the program can be directed to RGCS at rgcs@mun.ca.” In partnership with member universities, Mitacs is launching the Mitacs Research Training Award. The award will provide opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to undertake a short-term paid research training internship at a Canadian… Read more »

Rapid Response: Canada 2020 and Transformational Research: Canada 2020 (Parkinson’s & Related Diseases)

The goal of both the Rapid Response and the Transformational Research programs is to provide funding for high risk, high reward, translational research that accelerates the development of treatments for neurodegenerative diseases of aging. Funding Available: Rapid Response: Up to $300,000 over up to 18 months per project. Transformational Research: Up to $1,500,000 over up to 3 years per project. For additional information… Read more »

Rapid Response: Canada 2020 and Transformational Research: Canada 2020 (Parkinson’s & Related Diseases) – LOI

The goal of both the Rapid Response and the Transformational Research programs is to provide funding for high risk, high reward, translational research that accelerates the development of treatments for neurodegenerative diseases of aging. Funding Available: Rapid Response: Up to $300,000 over up to 18 months per project. Transformational Research: Up to $1,500,000 over up to 3 years per project. For additional information… Read more »

DOD – Neurofibromatosis Research Program – Pre-Application

Neurofibromatosis Research Program (NFRP) * Clinical Trial Award * Investigator – Initiated Research Award * Early Investigator Research Award * Synergistic Idea Award * Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award * New Investigator Award __________________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), June 25, 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, July 9, 2020 End of Application… Read more »

DOD- Lung cancer Research Program (LCRP) – Full Application

Career Development Award Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award __________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), July 22, 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, August 5, 2020 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… Read more »

DOD – Multiple Sclerosis Research Program – Full Application

Multiple Sclerosis Research Programs * Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award * Clinical Trail Award * Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-Application: June 17, 2020 Application submission is by invitation only. Application: October 1, 2020 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available… Read more »

DOD- Multiple Sclerosis Research Program – Pre-Application

Multiple Sclerosis Research Programs * Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award * Clinical Trail Award * Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-Application: June 17, 2020 Application submission is by invitation only. Application: October 1, 2020 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available… Read more »

DOD -Melanoma Research Program – Full Application

Melanoma Research Program * Idea Award * Mid-Career Accelerator Award  * Technology Development Partnership Award  * Team Science Award * Transnational Research Award 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… Read more »

DOD – Melanoma Research Program – Pre-Application

Melanoma Research Program * Idea Award * Mid-Career Accelerator Award  * Technology Development Partnership Award  * Team Science Award * Transnational Research Award 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… Read more »

DOD – Breast Cancer Research Program – Breakthrough Award Level 1 & 2 – Full Application

Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 Pre-Application Deadline:  September 8, 2020 Application Deadline: September 22, 2020 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)… Read more »

DOD – Breast Cancer Research Program – Breakthrough Award Level 1 & 2 – Pre-Application

Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 Pre-Application Deadline:  September 8, 2020 Application Deadline: September 22, 2020 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)… Read more »

DOD – Breast Cancer Research Program – Era of Hope Scholar Award – Full Application

Breast Cancer Research Program Era of Hope Scholar Award Pre-Application Deadline: September 8, 2020 Application Deadline:  September 22, 2020 Oral Presentation: February 2021 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… Read more »

DoD Breast Cancer Research Program – Era of Hope Scholar Award – Pre-Application

Breast Cancer Research Program Era of Hope Scholar Award Pre-Application Deadline: September 8, 2020 Application Deadline:  September 22, 2020 Oral Presentation: February 2021 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… Read more »

DOD – Breast Cancer Research Program – Breakthrough Award Level 3 & 4 – Pre-Application

Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Levels 3 and 4 Pre-Application Deadline: June 24, 2020 Application Deadline:  October 6, 2020 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)… Read more »

DOD – Breast Cancer Research Program – Transformative Breast Cancer Consortium Award – Full Application

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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a two-step process requiring both pre-application submission and full… Read more »

DOD -Breast Cancer Research Program – Transformative Breast Cancer Consortium Award – Pre-Application

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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is a two-step process requiring both pre-application submission and full… Read more »

Canadian Council on Animal Care (2020)

As national funders, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) have broad responsibilities to promote and assist research excellence in Canada, including upholding a robust ethical framework for research. As such, CIHR and NSERC are supporting the setting and maintenance of standards for the… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Conditions – 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. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Conditions – LOI

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. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Oral Health and Oral Health Care of Canadians – LOI

Over the past 5 to 10 years, international researchers have found links between oral health and diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, respiratory, cardiovascular and mental health diseases. There are also links between oral health status and risk factors such as nutrition, mental health environment and social determinants. Oral health scholars, federal government departments and… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement

Please contact MUN’s School of Graduate Studies for information on the submission process for this program, including internal deadlines. The Canada Graduate Scholarships—Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) program supports high-calibre Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences abroad. By accessing international scientific research and… Read more »

Oral Health and Oral Health Care of Canadians – Full Application

Over the past 5 to 10 years, international researchers have found links between oral health and diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, respiratory, cardiovascular and mental health diseases. There are also links between oral health status and risk factors such as nutrition, mental health environment and social determinants. Oral health scholars, federal government departments and… Read more »

Team Grant: Pediatric concussion CIHR-NIH 2020

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. Concussion is recognized as a serious public health epidemic, particularly in children, where rates have doubled over the last decade, with an estimated… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement

Please contact MUN’s School of Graduate Studies for information on the submission process for this program, including internal deadlines. 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… Read more »

Azrieli Foundation – “RNA and the Brain” – LOI

Since its establishment in 1989, the Azrieli Foundation has supported eight key priority areas, including basic and clinical biomedical research. Our goal is to advance discoveries and novel approaches that address the core of challenging issues in medicine and society, including for neurodevelopmental conditions. We are pleased to announce the establishment of the Azrieli Science Grants… Read more »

Knowledge Synthesis: COVID-19 in Mental Health and Substance Use (Knowledge Synthesis Grant: COVID-19 Rapid Research Funding Opportunity in Mental Health and Substance Use)

The pressure the global pandemic of COVID-19 has put on the healthcare and public health systems in Canada and globally is unprecedented. The need for effective treatment and infection control measures is clear, but as the situation develops, we also need to be proactive in identifying and supporting adaptation and growth of the current infrastructure… Read more »

Partnership Engage Grants COVID-19 Special Initiative

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has posed unprecedented challenges globally. While much needed focus to date has been on developing and testing effective countermeasures to control the spread of the virus, examining the longer-term impacts of the pandemic—and the ensuing economic slowdown—on individuals, businesses and communities is just as important. Social sciences and humanities research, including Indigenous research,… Read more »

The Innovation Research Program For Early Career Investigators

Due to the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19 and the resulting closures and changes in Canadian research institutions, the Stem Cell Network has extended the deadline for applications to its Round 2 Funding Programs until end of day May 4, 2020. SCN is pleased to invite full proposals under the Innovation Research Program. Funding through this… Read more »

Mitacs- Globalink Research Internship (GRI)

The call is open! Mitacs Globalink Research Internship (GRI) is now accepting faculty submissions for Summer 2021. GRI pairs faculty in Canada with international undergrads for 12-week research projects from May to October. The Globalink program builds international networks and experiences, and positions Canada as a top destination for innovation and research among students from abroad. All… Read more »

COVID-19 Rapid Research Funding Opportunity

The Government of Canada is pleased to announce the launch of a new rapid research funding opportunity to continue to mobilize science to fight COVID-19. This funding opportunity is a partnership between the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, Alberta Innovates, the Saskatchewan… Read more »

CIMVHR – Legacy Place Foundation – Program Evaluation Research

We are pleased to announce a new CIMVHR research opportunity (https://cimvhr.ca/cimvhr-funding-opportunities/). We are seeking a researcher or research team from one of our member universities to conduct the following research project:   “Legacy Place Foundation – Program Evaluation Research”   Note: All proposals must be submitted through the online call for proposal portal (https://funding.cimvhr.ca/login) and… Read more »

Harrington Scholar Award for Coronavirus

Advancing Therapies for Treating Coronavirus and Future Deadly Viruses This call for proposals is part of a recently announced major initiative to support the global fight against novel Coronavirus and potential future pandemic events. Harrington Discovery Institute will provide successful applicants with grant funding and expert guidance and oversight in all aspects of drug/therapeutics development, while taking… Read more »

NATO Innovation Challenge re Covid-19

New challenges launched from the NATO Innovation Hub to fight COVID-19 Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to you. As part of a coordinated effort to fight COVID-19, IDEaS is informing innovators about COVID-19 related challenges being issued by the NATO Innovation… Read more »

Request for Proposals: Frailty and COVID-19

The Canadian Frailty Network (CFN) is looking to fund proposals aimed at investigating the interaction between frailty and COVID-19. Older adults living with frailty are the most vulnerable to COVID-19. As a result, CFN is looking for health, social or policy research studies that investigate determinants of increased susceptibility, and solutions to mitigate or prevent… Read more »

MEOPAR POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP AWARDS

In 2020/21, MEOPAR expects to offer up to three Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards of $20,000. The purpose of these awards is to bring new postdoctoral fellows into the network to connect them with MEOPAR-funded researchers and HQP. Proposed research activities that would be supported by an Award must address MEOPAR’s organizational objective (To connect partners, resources… Read more »

DOD -Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP)

Clinical Translational Research Award Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award Idea Development Award _____________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), June 18, 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, July 9, 2020 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available electronically… Read more »

DOD – Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) – Pre Application

Virtual Cancer Center Director Award Career Development Award – Fellow Option Career Development Award – Virtual Cancer Center Scholar Option Behavorial Health Science Award Translational Team Science Award ____________________________________________________________ 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… Read more »

DOD – Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) – Full Application

Behavioral Health Science Award Translational Team Science Award ______________________________________________________________ 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 Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org). Submission is… Read more »

DOD – Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)

Idea Award Impact Award _________________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), May 14, 2020 Invitation to Submit an Application: June 16, 2020 . 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… Read more »

DOD – Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP)

Proteogenomics Research Award ______________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), July 16, 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, July 30, 2020 . 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… Read more »

Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program (OPORP)

Clinical Research Award Clinical Trial Award ___________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), July 15, 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, July 29, 2020 . 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… Read more »

DOD – Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP) – Pre-Application

Career Development Award Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award __________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), July 22, 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, August 5, 2020 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… Read more »

Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP)

Idea Award Research Advancement Award Clinical Evaluation Award Therapeutic/Biomarker Trial Award Patient-Provider and Health Communications Award New Investigator Award _________________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), May 29, 2020 Invitation to Submit an Application: July 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, September 10, 2020   Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation… Read more »

DOD-Neurofibromatosis Research Program (NFRP) – Full Application

Neurofibromatosis Research Program (NFRP) * Clinical Trial Award * Investigator – Initiated Research Award * Early Investigator Research Award * Synergistic Idea Award * Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award * New Investigator Award __________________________________________________________________________________ Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), June 25, 2020 Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, July 9, 2020 End of Application… Read more »

COVID-19 REGIONAL RAPID RESPONSE PROGRAM FOR ATLANTIC CANADA – Registration

Genome Atlantic is inviting proposals for genomics enabled project concepts from Atlantic Canadian stakeholders to address specific, short term needs which will allow the region to better respond to the pandemic. A total envelope of $250,000 in funds is available within Atlantic Canada. Registrations are being accepted until April 10th. Additional information can be found… Read more »

2020 Research Grant, Young Investigator Award & Human Factors/Education Grant Intent Application

Researchers from Canadian and US Institutions are invited to apply for NRP the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Research and Human Factors/Educational grants to investigate the best ways to optimize care in the delivery room using NRP. Initiatives can include addressing gaps in our understanding of transitional physiology and evidence-based resuscitation practice, teaching and evaluating the… Read more »

2020 Research Grant, Young Investigator Award & Human Factors/Education Grant Intent Application – LOI

Researchers from Canadian and US Institutions are invited to apply for NRP the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Research and Human Factors/Educational grants to investigate the best ways to optimize care in the delivery room using NRP. Initiatives can include addressing gaps in our understanding of transitional physiology and evidence-based resuscitation practice, teaching and evaluating the… Read more »

NSERC Alliance COVID-19 grants

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. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, NSERC is leveraging the expertise of researchers in natural science and engineering and their partners across Canada… Read more »

NSERC Alliance Grants – Option 2

Check the Latest News webpage and click on “Sign up” to receive email updates on Alliance grants. 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. Alliance grants encourage university researchers to collaborate with… Read more »

Davis Phinney Foundation 2020 Research Funding – Full Application

The Davis Phinney Foundation is actively seeking to fund research projects that address quality of life for people living with Parkinson’s. Priority will be given to applications that address the unique needs of historically underrepresented and/or underserved populations, and applications that investigate the benefits and effectiveness of innovations designed to help people with Parkinson’s live… Read more »

Davis Phinney Foundation 2020 Research Funding – LOI

The Davis Phinney Foundation is actively seeking to fund research projects that address quality of life for people living with Parkinson’s. Priority will be given to applications that address the unique needs of historically underrepresented and/or underserved populations, and applications that investigate the benefits and effectiveness of innovations designed to help people with Parkinson’s live… Read more »

FACULTY GRANT PROGRAM

The faculty grant program supports two-year grants for basic or clinical research for all disciplines in Marfan syndrome, Ehlers Danlos syndrome, Loeys Dietz syndrome and other related conditions. We are pleased to announce that one faculty grant will be funded by the Loeys-Dietz Foundation for research on LDS/TGFβ. Our Scientific Advisory Board evaluates proposals and… Read more »

Translational Grant 2020 – ( Full Application) By Invitation only

The Translational Grant aims to support and accelerate the translation of research discoveries into potential new treatments to protect and regenerate hearing and /or silence tinnitus. It funds projects at both academic institutions and small/medium enterprises in any country. Action on Hearing Loss and Fondation Pour l’Audition are partnering to co-fund translational grants. Why supporting the development… Read more »

Translational Grant 2020 – EOI

The Translational Grant aims to support and accelerate the translation of research discoveries into potential new treatments to protect and regenerate hearing and /or silence tinnitus. It funds projects at both academic institutions and small/medium enterprises in any country. Action on Hearing Loss and Fondation Pour l’Audition are partnering to co-fund translational grants. Why supporting the development… Read more »

WorkplaceNL 2020 Research Initiatives – Full Application

WorkplaceNL is currently seeking applications for the 2020 Research Initiatives Program. The application deadline for the letter of intent is March 31, 2020. Additional information concerning the application process can be found on Workplacenl.ca by clicking here. WorkplaceNL’s Research Initiatives Program promotes and provides funding for workplace health and safety research to inform innovative, practical,… Read more »

Publications Subvention Program

Competition deadline March 15 & November 15* This program provides financial assistance to scholarly publishing from within the university community.  While all forms of scholarly publication are eligible for support, priority will be given to original book-length manuscripts of merit.  Book chapters and journal articles will be considered where funds permit. Assistance may be requested towards: top-up… Read more »

Vitamin Research Fund

New Deadline Date – June 15, 2020 The Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI) is a transnational institute that will serve as a global hub for ocean exploration, discovery and co-creation of solutions for safe and sustainable ocean development. Funded by the Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF), the OFI will link and leverage Canadian resources and… Read more »

CCS Impact Grants – Full Application

The Impact Grant program supports significant progression in cancer research programs that are anywhere in the continuum from basic, high impact discovery to translational work of direct relevance to the clinic, to applied research. Impact Grants aim to accelerate and focus the knowledge gained from scientific findings, in the short- to medium-term, into outcomes that… Read more »

CCS Impact Grants – Letter of Intent (LOI)

The Impact Grant program supports significant progression in cancer research programs that are anywhere in the continuum from basic, high impact discovery to translational work of direct relevance to the clinic, to applied research. Impact Grants aim to accelerate and focus the knowledge gained from scientific findings, in the short- to medium-term, into outcomes that… Read more »

Seed, Bridge and Multidisciplinary Fund

UPDATED DEADLINES DUE TO COVID-19: Seed Competition: June 15, 2020 at 5 pm Multidisciplinary Fund: June 15, 2020 at 5 pm Bridge Competition: May 15, 2020 at 5:00 pm In recognition of the extraordinary circumstances surrounding the current COVID-19 Pandemic, the VPR office will be making additional funding available in the May15, 2020 Bridge competition… Read more »

Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP)

Discovery Award Pre-Application (Preproposal):  April 16, 2020 Invitation to Submit and Application: April 30, 2020 Application: May 5, 2020 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 »

DOD – Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP)

Focused Program Award Investigator-Initiated Research Award Technology/Therapeutic Development Award Pre-Application (Preproposal):  April 23, 2020 Invitation to Submit and Application: June 2020 Application: August 6, 2020   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),… Read more »

DOD – Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP)

Clinical Translational Research Award Investigator-Initiated Research Award Ovarian Cancer Academy – Early-Career Investigator Award Pilot Award Pre-Applications: April 23, 2020 Invitation of Submit and Application: June 2020 Applications: July 30, 2020 Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available electronically… Read more »

DOD – Autism Research Program (ARP)

Clinical Translational Research Award Clinical Trial Award Idea Development Award Pre-Application (Preproposal):  April 15, 2020 Invitation to Submit and Application: May 19, 2020 Application: July 16, 2020 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),… Read more »

Team Grant : Food Security and Climate Change in the Canadian North – (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. In 2014, the Council of Canadian Academies released a report entitled, Aboriginal Food Security in Northern Canada: An Assessment of the State of Knowledge…. Read more »

Team Grant : E-Rare-4 Joint Transnational Cal

***Pre-Proposal was due to European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (EJPRD) on February 18, 2020.*** 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. There are at least 7000 distinct rare diseases,… Read more »

Team Grant : Food Security and Climate Change in the Canadian North – Letter of Intent – LOI

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. In 2014, the Council of Canadian Academies released a report entitled, Aboriginal Food Security in Northern Canada: An Assessment of the State of Knowledge…. Read more »

Hepatitis C 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. Since 1999, PHAC and CIHR have collaborated on the Hepatitis C Research Initiative as part of PHAC’s Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research… Read more »

Operating Grant : Active and Assisted Living Program

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 stated in CIHR’s Strategic Plan, Health Research Roadmap II: Capturing Innovation to Produce Better Health and Health Care for Canadians, CIHR wants to… Read more »

Team Grant : Diabetes Mechanisms and Translational Solutions – (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. In 2021, Canada will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin, for which Drs. Banting and Macleod received a Nobel Prize… Read more »

10th Joint Transnational Call for Network Plus within the joint programming initiative on antimicrobial resistance, JPIAMR Network Plus 2020

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 Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR) is an international collaborative platform, engaging 28 member nations that coordinate national research funding to advancements in… Read more »

Team Grant : Transnational Cardiovascular Research Projects

It is estimated that 55 million deaths occurred in the world in 2017, of which 1 7.7 million were from cardiovascular disease. Each year, cardiovascular diseases (CVD) cause 3.9 million deaths in the European continent and over 1.8 million deaths in the European Union (EU). Furthermore, these diseases are one of the leading causes of… Read more »