Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount: UP TO $150,000 PER YEAR
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Sep 24, 2013
Sponsor's: Oct 01, 2013

Subject Areas: Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Canada invites research grant applications to support knowledge translation platforms (core facilities) that will enhance the efficiency and foster collaborations within and among institutions with a strong existing base in CF research. The objective of the Knowledge Translation Platforms program is to provide shared resources to support research to develop, test, and improve therapies for cystic fibrosis.

The application process is comprised of two steps: 1. Notice-of-Intent to Apply and 2. Full Application. The deadline for receipt of the Notice-of-Intent to Apply is Thursday, August 1, 2013 by 5:00 PM EDT. The deadline for receipt of the full application is Tuesday, October 1, 2013. Completed applications and all supporting materials will be accepted only if hand-delivered to Cystic Fibrosis Canada?s office by 5:00 p.m. EDT on October 1st OR courier-marked on/before midnight on the deadline day of October 1st. Applications sent by courier must have guaranteed next-business day delivery.

Application Details: Evidence of partnership is encouraged, but is not required. Examples would include partnerships with industry, Networks of Centres of Excellence and other networks, and access to core facilities established by other networks. Emphasis will be placed on building partnerships and attracting supplementary funding from such partners and from other funding agencies. This may be in the form of direct funding or ? in kind ? support. Applicants will be expected to provide letters of commitment, or commitment in principle, from partners and other funding sources, when submitting a full application for funding.INDIRECT COSTS ARE NOT APPLICABLE
NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts: Halbersma,Joseph David

Sponsor Contacts:

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
416 4859149