August 29, 2017 | Catalyst Grant: Population Health Intervention Research on Legalization of Cannabis

Research Area This funding opportunity will catalyze future population health intervention research involving new cannabis legalization in Canada (i.e., the legalization and regulation of non-medical cannabis is the intervention to be studied). This initiative and the research supported will serve as an initial step in laying the foundation for future studies on the impact of […]

July 1, 2017 | NBME: Edward J. Stemmler Medical Education Research Fund

Research Area The goal of the Stemmler Fund is to provide support for research on, and development of, innovative assessment approaches that will enhance the professional development of those preparing to, or continuing to, practice medicine. Funding Amount $150,000 for 2 years. Eligibility for funding is restricted to applicants representing medical schools accredited by the […]

May 9, 2017 and July 5, 2017 | Weston Brain Institute: Canada: Rapid Response 2017

Research Area To provide funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward, translational research that will accelerate the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases of aging. Funding Amount A maximum of $200,000 over up to 18 months per project. Sponsor Weston Brain Institute Description There are two stages to the application process: Letters of Intent and Proposals. An […]

May 31, 2017 | Pancreas Centre BC IDEAS Grant Program

  Research Area Pancreatic cancer research Funding Amount Grant budgets may be up to a total of $100,000 total for a maximum of 2 years. Sponsor Pancreas Centre BC Description The IDEAS Grants are designed to support investigator-initiated, high-impact and innovative pancreatic cancer research projects in British Columbia, Canada, that have the potential to significantly […]

April 3, 2017 | TAAF Cerebrovascular Research Grant Award

Research Area Individuals involved in basic science, clinical care and epidemiological studies. Funding Amount Awards will be granted at a maximum of $25,000. Funds will not be granted for indirect costs. Sponsor The Aneurysm and AVM Foundation (TAAF) Description The Aneurysm and AVM Foundation (TAAF) seeks applications for scientific research projects that will significantly move […]

May 19, 2017 | MSFHR Reach Awards

Research Area The MSFHR Reach Awards provide funding to support the dissemination and uptake of research evidence to inform and improve further research, practice and policy-making. Funding Amount Maximum award amounts of $10,000 Sponsor MSFHR Description Each award will help teams of health researchers and research users collaboratively plan and implement dissemination activities, adapting messages […]

March 14, 2017 | CIHR Foundation – Stage 2

Research Area The Foundation Grant program is open to applicants in all areas of health research that are aligned with the CIHR mandate: “To excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health for Canadians, more effective health services and products and a […]

March 31, 2017 | CLF Research Grant Competitions

Research Area  Liver health/liver disease Funding Amount  Varies Sponsor  Canadian Liver Foundation Description Operating Grants Two operating grants may be awarded to researchers in Canada whose research projects are related to hepatobiliary research. One operating grant may be awarded to a researcher in Canada whose research project is related to liver cancer. One operating grant (sponsored […]

May 22, 2017 | ACGT 2017 Investigator’s Award in Clinical Translation of Cell & Gene Therapies for Cancer

Research Area The Fund for Advancement award grants $500,000 to Principal Investigators conducting translational research that will move cell and gene therapies from the laboratory towards clinical trials. Funding Amount The award provides up to a maximum of $500,000 distributed over 2-3 years, inclusive of a maximum of 10% indirect costs. Sponsor Alliance for Cancer […]

September 15, 2017 | CIHR Project Grant 2017 

Please note that changes are currently being made to the Project Grant competition process. A revised funding opportunity, which will have a registration deadline of August 15 and an application deadline of September 15, will be available when details are finalized.   Research Area The Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the […]