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Funding & Award News

NSERC Synergy Awards for Innovation

Recognizes partnerships in natural sciences and engineering research and development between universities and Canadian industry, honouring the most outstanding achievements of these collaborations.
Deadline April 15, 2015 

CIHR Barer-Flood Prize

A career achievement award that honours an exceptional researcher in the area of health services and policy research who has created a seminal body of work that has had an impact on health services and policy research, policy and/or care delivery.
Deadline: May 1, 2015

Research News

Western researchers take lead on violence prevention - March 26, 2015

Western researchers will be at the forefront of preventing, detecting and combating family violence and child abuse as part of a 10-year, $100-million investment by the federal government. (More)

Taking a fresh look at social housing - March 26, 2015

It’s all about the ‘big picture’ for a pair of Western researchers helping rethink social housing in London. (More)

Research exposes major gaps in HPV vaccine knowledge - March 19, 2015

Up to 80 per cent of sexually active people will get an HPV (human papillomavirus) infection during their lifetime. (More)

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Research Summaries

  • Automotive Research at  Western

    Automotive Research

    From the production of biofuels, fuel cells and alternative forms of energy...
  • AFAR

    Avian Research

    Until now, the study of birds in flight has been particularly challenging for researchers...
  • Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Manufacturing Park

    Conveniently located minutes from Highway 401, the 38-acre Advanced Manufacturing Park is a unique partnership...
  • The Africa Institute

    The Africa Institute

    Western University launched The Africa Institute to advance scholarship and policy development efforts...
  • Biotron


    Climate change and environmental stresses placed by humans on plants, animals, insects and micro-organisms...
  • Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel

    Wind Tunnel

    Architects, planners and engineers are very interested in how structures respond to wind forces...
  • Brain Mind Institute

    Brain and Mind

    A unique collaborative research effort drawing upon the talents of more than 20 principal scientists and colleagues...

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