Awards

September 20, 2017 | Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program

Research Area Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships are awarded to the very best postdoctoral researchers, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to Canada’s economic, social, and research-based growth. Funding Amount $70,000 CAD per year for two years Sponsor Banting Description At UBC, the internal Banting selection process is managed by the Postdoctoral Fellows Office. Please […]

August 1, 2017 (LOI) | JDRF – Project Concepts Competition

Research Area JDRF’s Strategic Research Agreements provide research funding for single or multiple investigators to address critical gaps and challenges and potential breakthroughs in Type 1 diabetes research. The Strategic Research Agreement is a partnership between Investigator(s) and JDRF Scientists to help address roadblocks and accelerate JDRF’s mission through support of cutting-edge scientific investigation. Further, […]

June 16, 2017 | NIH Small Grant Program (R03)

Research Area  The R03 grant mechanism will support small research projects that can be carried out in a short period of time with limited resources. The NIH has standardized the Small Grant (R03) application characteristics, requirements, preparation, and review procedures in order to accommodate investigator-initiated (unsolicited) applications. Funding Amount Sponsor National Institutes of Health Description […]

August 1, 2017 (LOI) – JDRF Project Concepts (Strategic Research Agreement)

Research Area JDRF’s Strategic Research Agreements provide research funding for single or multiple investigators to address critical gaps and challenges and potential breakthroughs in Type 1 diabetes research. The Strategic Research Agreement is a partnership between Investigator(s) and JDRF Scientists to help address roadblocks and accelerate JDRF’s mission through support of cutting-edge scientific investigation. Further, […]

June 28, 2017 | JDRF Career Development Awards

  Research Area The Career Development Award is intended for individuals at an early stage of their independent academic career. Researchers who have received their first faculty-level appointment less than 3 years before the submission date are eligible to apply for this award. The applicant must hold an academic faculty-level position (including assistant professor or […]

June 28, 2017 | JDRF Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships

Research Area The Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowship program is designed to attract qualified and promising health scientists, to provide an opportunity to receive full time research training, and to assist these promising individuals in transitioning from a fellowship to an independent (faculty-level) position. JDRF envisions the 3-year award term as a period in which fellows will […]

July 1, 2017 | Lung Cancer Research Foundation: Research Projects

Research Area The Lung Cancer Research Foundation’s grant program provides funding for innovative research focused on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of lung cancer. The Foundation encourages applications for projects investigating a wide variety of research topics, including: Improving our understanding of lung cancer biology Prevention and screening for early detection Identification of new […]

June 28, 2017 | JDRF – Postdoctoral Fellowships

Research Area Postdoctoral fellowships are designed to attract qualified, promising scientists entering their professional career in the T1D research field. The applicant is required to work with a sponsor who can provide a training environment conducive to beginning a career in type 1 diabetes-relevant research. At the time of activating the award, the applicant must […]

June 16, 2017 | NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21)

Research Area The R21 grant mechanism is intended to encourage exploratory/developmental research by providing support for the early and conceptual stages of project development. The NIH has standardized the Exploratory/Developmental Grant (R21) application characteristics, requirements, preparation, and review procedures in order to accommodate investigator-initiated (unsolicited) grant applications. Funding Amount Sponsor National Institutes of Health Description […]

August 8, 2017 | CIHR Foundation Grant 2017-2018

Research Area The Foundation Grant program is designed to contribute to a sustainable foundation of new and established health research leaders, by providing long-term support for the pursuit of innovative and high-impact research programs. The Foundation Grant program is expected to: Support a broad base of health research leaders across all career stages, areas, and […]