The Canadian Institute of Health Research’s (CIHR) Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes. It supports projects with a specific purpose and a defined endpoint.
Amount: commensurate with need – expected to vary by research field, research approach, and scope of project activities
Registration: May 30, 2017, 8:00 pm (opens May 8)
Faculty Research Office: at least 1 week prior to agency deadline (2-3 weeks if you wish feedback on your application – submit to Karen Kueneman)
Research Western: Jun 6, 2017, 5:00 pm (ROLA and draft proposal)
CIHR Full Application: Jun 13, 2017, 2:00 pm (Anticipated Notice of Decision – Nov 23, 2017)
Funding start date – Oct 1, 2017
Eligibility: 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 strengthened Canadian health care system”.