Funding News

Upcoming deadlines:

Postdoctoral Research Fellow--Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

A one-year part-time position for the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health is currently being advertised. 

Deadline: October 18th, 2013
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Ontario Mental Health Foundation (OMHF)

Postdoctoral Fellowships: 2 or 3 years ($35,000 per year)

Deadline: October 25th, 2013
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CIHR Training Grant in Interdisciplinary Primary Health Care Research - “TUTOR‐PHC”

The Transdisciplinary Understanding and Training on Research– Primary Health Care is a CIHR strategic training program.  Eligible applicants include graduate students (from Canadian Universities) and Post-doctoral fellows from that are interested or engaged in primary health care research regardless of their home discipline.

Deadline: October 31, 2013
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November/December deadlines:

Parkinson Society Canada

Introducing the first competition of the July 2014 - June 2016 National Research Program Funding Cycle. Two-year duration  $20,000 per year.

Deadline: November 11th, 2013
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Fulbright Canada

Fulbright runs a wide range of programs and services that support exceptional Canadian students and scholars who wish to study, do research or lecture in the United States.

Deadline: November 15th, 2013
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Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Research Funding--Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellowship Grants – Basic and Translational (PDF-Basic and Translational) seek to attract and support promising scientists who are embarking on careers dedicated to breast cancer research.

Deadline: December 5, 2013
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2014 Summer Program in Taiwan – CIHR Institute of Genetics

Provides Canadian graduate students (master’s or doctoral) with first-hand research experience in an international setting. This two-month summer program offers an exciting opportunity to engage in health research.

Deadline: December 16, 2013
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Current postings

Internship Opportunity--Ontario Brain Institute

Are you a recent graduate (1-3 years) of a Masters, PhD or Post doc programme in Neuroscience or a related discipline? OBI is currently holding an open call for interested candidates.

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The Ontario Brain Institute (OBI) Entrepreneurs Program

The Ontario Brain Institute (OBI) is deploying an innovative initiative to fund and support scientists  in entrepreneurial/commercialization opportunities and to ultimately establish neuroscience-related companies in Ontario.

Award Amount: $50,000

**Jack Lee, a fellowship winner was a graduate trainee in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, under the supervision of Dr. Mandar Jog.

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PhD scholarship supported by Danone Research

A unique opportunity exsists for students interested in studying "Effect of dietary intervention during early life on the induction of oral tolerance". 

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Joint Fund for Graduate Research

Research Western, the Society of Graduate Students (SOGS), and the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (SGPS) have formed a partnership.  The maximum amount that will be awarded to each successful application is $600.

Deadline: Applications accepted throughout the year
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2014 Deadlines

Innovations in IBD Research--Postdoctoral Fellows

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada (CFCC) is accepting applications for novel and innovative approaches to inflammatory bowel disease research. A maximum of $50 000 of grants may be awarded for up to one year.

Deadline: January 20th, 2013
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Postdoctoral Fellowships--Parkinson Disease Foundation

PDF's Research Program offers several different grants to encourage young scientists, clinicians and students to devote their talents to the study of Parkinson’s.

Letter of intent deadline: mid-February
Full Application deadline: mid-April
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