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

Grant Amount: $70,000 PA FOR UP TO 4 YRS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Feb 13, 2013
Sponsor's: Feb 20, 2013

Subject Areas: Arthritis
Description: An Investigator award supports individuals who are 4?10 years into their careers as investigators and have made outstanding contributions and demonstrated leadership in arthritis research. It is intended for those who, early in their careers, have developed a reputation for excellence in arthritis research. Leadership plays an important role

Application Details: Eligible candidates must: *hold either a health professional degree, or a PhD (or equivalent); *hold peer reviewed operating funds as a principal investigator at the time of submitting an Investigator application; *have held a full time research appointment for a minimum of four years but not more than ten years as of the competition deadline; *have a written commitment from the Institution, via letter from the Dean of Faculty or Research Director which accompanies the application, committing to: -institutional support; -a minimum of at least 75% protected research time for the duration of the award. -assumption of salary support upon completion of the awardSigned hard copy of Application Cover Page and Original Letters of Support must be forwarded by mail to The Society and received by Friday, February 20, 2013, 5pm EST All application documents submitted through online form found here:
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: Russelo,Theresa M
Evans,Katy Elizabeth

Sponsor Contacts:

SUITE 1700
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
416 9797728